Dakota Energy Cooperative celebrates the role, accomplishments and contributions of our nation’s cooperatives. Observing National Co-op Month gives electric co-ops yest another reason to tell our members that they are part of something special. The cooperative difference defines who we are and what we can achieve: looking out for our members’ [...]
Warbird fans enjoyed a delicious tailgate meal before the homecoming game! Dakota Energy helped to sponsor the tailgate supper on Friday, Sept. 26 prior to the Wolsey/Wessington High School homecoming football game. There was a great turnout with 300 sandwiches served. The proceeds will go towards purchasing more football equipment for the Junior Warbird [...]
A few Dakota Energy Cooperative employees completed the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge this afternoon. We were nominated by Oahe Electric Cooperative. We nominated FEM Electric as well as Bon Homme Yankton Electric Cooperative.
The South Dakota State Fair Foundation announced in June that South Dakota’s rural electric cooperatives along with Basin Electric, East River Electric, the National Rural Utility Cooperative Finance Corporation (NRUCFC) and CoBank have given a $116,500 gift to the Capital Campaign for the building of a new exhibit hall on the South Dakota State [...]
Here is a video on how power is restored. If you have an outage, be sure to: 1) check to see if your breakers are on 2) check to see if the breaker below the meter is on 3) call your neighbors to see if they have power 4) call 1-800-353-8591 to report the outage