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  • You might be basking in the warmth of these last summer days, but the cooler temps of fall and winter are rushing our way.   It’s not all bad, though. Cooler temps bring lots of awesome things — beautiful fall nights at the football field, the holidays, sledding dates, and cozy moments in front…
  • The summer heat may still be sizzling, but before we know it the leaves will be changing, and the mornings will be crisp. Fall brings cooler weather, cozy blankets, and the challenge of getting everyone back into a routine. It’s time to change gears and start preparing your home for fall.…
  • You’ve got enough things to juggle, paying your energy bill shouldn’t be one of them. Fall tends to bring with it a lot of action, whether it’s a return to the classroom for your kids, a new football season for your favorite team or new duties at your job. You’re going to be busy, busy, busy; so…
  • When temperatures are high outside and you’re feeling especially grateful for the coolness of your air conditioner, the last thing on your mind is your furnace. I mean, who wants to think about that when summer is in full swing? We get it – right now you want to bask in the sunshine and cherish…

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  • We're a sponsor for the University of Arkansas baseball program, and once a year Black Hills Day is held at the stadium. At the event, Black Hills Energy hands out swag to fans as they enter.  Our team in Arkansas also chooses who will throw out the first pitch. This year the team chose wounded…
  • In May, crew members in Holdrege, Nebraska, pitched in to help at the Community Action Partnership of Mid Nebraska’s Mobile Produce Pantry. The team helped serve 274 individuals. The pantry provides fresh produce to people in need, free of charge.   Our employees appreciated a chance to help, and…
  • This spring, two large wildfires burned over 150,000 acres in southwest Nebraska. Communities were evacuated and more than 70 volunteer fire departments responded. Our team there went the extra mile to monitor our system and keep energy flowing; but many employees also served as volunteer…
  • Shane routinely gives of his time to the Osage St. Paul Food Pantry in St. Paul, Nebraska. As Nebraska Volunteer of the Year for Black Hills Energy, he recently gave a $500 donation to the food bank as well. Shane is a service gas technician at our Beatrice, Nebraska location. He and other team…

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