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Low interest financing available

HELP Fund receives $1 million in IRP funds for business development projects When Chubs Country Store in Akron, Iowa had its soft opening Friday, September 2, the response was anything but. “I did no advertising—just turned the lights on and let people…

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CEO's Report: Planning for the Future

Strategic Plan Finalized Over a year ago, Heartland set out to write a strategic plan, a document that would guide our path forward. It would be something we could refer to often to ensure we were making the right decisions for the future of our company.…

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Three key factors impacting 2017 budget

Heartland makes announcements regarding customer service programs Over the course of three days, Heartland staff traveled nearly 600 miles to three customer communities to make presentations on the 2017 budget. In addition, we outlined changes to our…

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Housing boom in growing Volga

29 new housing permits is a record for the small town By Eric Sandbulte, The Brookings Register Reprinted; Originally published in the October 29 issue of The Brookings Register. A lot has changed in the small town of Volga, even in the last couple of…

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Howard senior boasts long list of achievements

Ellen Lewis has been named Heartland and KJAM Radio’s October Student of the Month. A senior at Howard High School, Ellen is recognized for her many accomplishments both in and out of the classroom. “Ellen is ranked number one in her class and constantly…

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Madison utility featured in Tweet Along

Heartland partners with the city to celebrate Public Power Week The city of Madison’s Electric Conversion project began nearly a decade ago. It’s goal: convert the entire city from overhead to underground electric lines. Every year, the city works with…

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Small victory for coal

Court orders EPA to evaluate impact of its regulations on coal industry By Jeannine Anderson, American Public Power Association, reprinted with permission News Editor In an Oct. 17 ruling, a federal court ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to…

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Phelps honored with Distinguished Service Award

Lake Crystal Electric Utility Superintendent recognized by colleagues Mathias Phelps is this year’s recipient of Heartland’s Distinguished Service Award, created to recognize exceptional employees at Heartland customer utilities. Phelps serves as electric…

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CEO's Report: Shop Local for Electricity

Finding the value in public power We all know there are many good reasons to shop locally. Not only do business owners benefit, but so does the community as a whole. Spending money at the local grocery store, hardware store or gas station gives us a sense…

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Plankinton takes first step to approve electric rate study

Utility is one step closer to upgrading electric system Some utility poles in Plankinton, SD are standing simply because electric lines are holding them up. Cause for concern? You bet. Especially if you live in Plankinton and prefer electric power.…
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