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2013-08-26 23:01:26

South Dakota School of Mines & Technology students land internships at 165 employers in 34 states, Canada and Germany at an average wage of $17.01, well above the federal minimum of $7.25. Rapid City, SD (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 The start of a new academic year brings summer to a close. Yet, despite dire warnings of bleak job prospects for millennials, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology students reported a healthy rate of summer internships at more than 165 employers in 34...

2011-12-22 20:58:00

PUEBLO, Colo., Dec. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Hills Corp. (NYSE: BKH) utility subsidiary Black Hills Energy - Colorado Electric today announced that the Colorado Public Utilities Commission issued an order approving a base rate increase resulting in a $10.49 million, or 4.91 percent, increase in annual utility revenues with remaining costs, which have yet to be incurred, being recouped through Black Hills Energy's normal Energy Cost Adjustment and Transmission Cost Adjustment...

2011-12-07 15:50:00

RAPID CITY, S.D., Dec. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Hills Corp. (NYSE: BKH) announced today that John Benton has been appointed vice president and general manager of Black Hills Exploration & Production, the company's oil and gas subsidiary. In his new role, Benton will focus on strengthening the operational performance of existing assets and developing strategies to increase shareholder value through opportunities associated with the company's Mancos Shale properties in...

2011-12-01 15:29:00

CHEYENNE, Wyo., Dec. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Hills Corp. (NYSE:BKH) utility subsidiary Cheyenne Light, Fuel & Power announced today that the utility filed requests for electric and natural gas revenue increases with the Public Service Commission of Wyoming. The requests will recover investments in infrastructure and other costs that will allow Cheyenne Light to continue to provide safe and reliable electric and natural gas service. The last base rate increase for Cheyenne Light...

2011-11-19 08:00:00

A relatively mild November will continue in the East drawing big crowds for the Black Friday bargains, while cool, wet weather will bring misery to shoppers in the West. The weathertrends360 recent forecast prediction is powered by Weather Trends International and is the first step towards planning a successful shopping trip on the big shopping day. Bethlehem, PA (PRWEB) November 19, 2011 The season for travel headaches, gorged stomachs, and shopping hysteria is just around the corner. In a...

2011-11-01 16:26:00

RAPID CITY, S.D., Nov. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Hills Corp. (NYSE: BKH) today announced the settlement of the equity forward agreements with J.P. Morgan by issuing 4,413,519 shares of Black Hills Corp. common stock for approximately $120 million in net cash proceeds. The forward agreements were originally executed on Nov. 10, 2010, for 4,000,000 shares plus the over allotment on Dec. 7, 2010, for 413,519 shares. The forward price used to determine cash proceeds at settlement was the...

2011-11-01 15:15:00

RAPID CITY, S.D., Nov. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Hills Corp. (NYSE: BKH) utility subsidiaries Black Hills Power and Cheyenne Light, Fuel & Power announced today that they have filed for a certificate of public convenience and necessity with the Wyoming Public Service Commission to construct and operate a new $237 million natural-gas-fired electric generation facility within Cheyenne city limits. The proposed facility will include one simple-cycle combustion turbine unit with a net...

2011-09-27 17:00:00

RAPID CITY, S.D., Sept. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Hills Corp. (NYSE: BKH) announced today it will be hosting two webcasts of panel discussions being held during the company's meeting with analysts from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. MDT on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011, and from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. MDT on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011. The panel discussions will include presentations by business segment leaders that provide an overview of strategies, planned capital investments, and progress on key projects...

2011-08-01 15:37:00

CHEYENNE, Wyo., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Hills Corp. (NYSE:BKH) utility subsidiary Cheyenne Light, Fuel & Power announced today that it has filed for a certificate of public convenience and necessity with the Wyoming Public Service Commission to construct and operate a new $158 million electric generation facility within the Cheyenne city limits. The facility includes three simple-cycle, natural-gas-fired combustion turbines, each with a gross capacity of 40 megawatts totaling...

2011-04-29 07:33:00

PUEBLO, Colo., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Hills Corp. (NYSE: BKH) utility subsidiary Black Hills Energy - Colorado Electric announced today that it has filed an electric rate request with the Colorado Public Utilities Commission to recover capital and operating costs associated with the Pueblo Airport Generation Station facilities, the associated infrastructure and other utility expenses. In its request, Black Hills Energy is seeking a $40.2 million, or an 18.8 percent, increase...