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  • Each year on Earth Day, millions of people around the world join forces to make a positive impact on our planet. But you don’t have to wait until April 22 to get started. You can celebrate Earth Day any ole day – in fact, why not celebrate it all month long.  Check out these fun and meaningful…
  • After a busy day, nothing beats a hot bubble bath, especially during the cold winter months. Add a candle and some soothing music, and you’ve got a perfect little spa right in your own home. Most of us probably don’t spend much time thinking about hot water. It’s a luxury we’ve come to expect –…
  • With a couple months of winter still ahead of us, we want to help make sure you’re ready for whatever the rest of the season may bring. Sure, we hope the highlights of the next few months are big mugs of hot chocolate, cozy nights with loved ones, and maybe even the opportunity to enjoy some…
  • It’s dark and cold outside, but home is where you can find light and warmth. No matter what the day held – deadlines, shopping, shoveling the snow – here, the holiday spirit lives. Whether you’re curling up at the end of the day to read a good book, finish a puzzle, or watch a holiday movie (we…

Positive Energy

  • On Saturday, March 13, snow began to fall on Cheyenne, Wyo. Within the next 24 hours, Winter Storm Xylia would drop a record-breaking 30.8 inches on the capitol city. Interstates, offices, businesses and schools were closed for the next five days, and law enforcement warned citizens to shelter in…
  • The Manchester team recently nominated Tina Mead of Manchester, Iowa, for an American Red Cross Everyday Hero award. Tina leads Second Helpings, an organization that serves food to those in need through the power of volunteerism. On average, Tina and her team serve 150 meals each week. They…
  • Rain or shine (or snow or shine), our Black Hills Energy Ambassadors are ready to help our community! Partnering with Feeding South Dakota we were able to help distribute food to our neighbors in Rapid City who needed a little help. And if this last year has taught us anything, it’s how important…
  • Safety is our top priority, so we’re always looking for ways to help keep our employees, partners, and customers out of harm’s way. Our Iowa team gave a Safe Dig presentation to 51 employees at West Union Trenching, an Iowa boring contractor, to stress the importance of dialing 811 before digging…

Black Hills Energy News

  • Grimes Ia. – April 9, 2021 – Black Hills Energy continues to keep affordable energy for our customers a top priority in response to the dramatic increase in natural gas prices in February.  Black Hills Energy is working closely with the Iowa Utilities Board (IUB) to determine the best path forward…
  • On Saturday, March 13, snow began to fall on Cheyenne, Wyo. Within the next 24 hours, Winter Storm Xylia would drop a record-breaking 30.8 inches on the capitol city. Interstates, offices, businesses and schools were closed for the next five days, and law enforcement warned citizens to shelter in…
  • RAPID CITY, SD – April 6, 2021 — April is National Safe Digging Month, and with the arrival of warmer weather, homeowners and construction crews will be anxious to get outside and begin new projects. Black Hills Energy offers the following check list of things to do before digging, in order to get…
  • FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — April 07, 2021 — April is National Safe Digging Month, and with the arrival of warmer weather, homeowners and construction crews will be anxious to get outside and begin new projects. Black Hills Energy offers the following check list of things to do before digging, in order to…

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