Items for sale by bid

North Star has three vehicles up for bid.  To be considered, sealed bids must be delivered to North Star’s Baudette office by 4 pm on Wednesday, April 21, 2021.  Contact Marty Mollberg with [...]

Power over the market

By Kaylee Cusack , Minnkota Communications Specialist on March 4, 2021 Energy marketers combine reliable resources and demand response to avoid a cold-weather crisis   In mid-February, [...]

February 2021 Cold Weather Event

How is Minnkota managing the cold weather event? Minnkota Power Cooperative generates and transmits energy on the high-voltage electric grid for North Star Electric Cooperative. Minnkota is [...]

February 2021 Enlightener

View the February 2021 Enlightener online! In this month’s Enlightener: Operation Round Up helps local programs Winter energy-saving tips Suffering from snow blower rage?  Go Electric! [...]

Ann Ellis, General Manager, Retires

North Star’s guiding light After a 43-year cooperative career, North Star Electric’s Ann Ellis is setting a new course – retirement. By Kaylee Cusack on December 30, 2020 The view out of [...]

Stable Warmth in Unstable Times

Cooperative energy planners predict an average winter season of demand response Uncertainty has been the name of the game for much for 2020. But as we slip into the last few weeks of the year, [...]