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Winter Rate

Most St. Croix Electric Cooperative residential consumers will see a reduction in their bills dated November-April (October-March use) for several reasons:

Meet Your Director: Paul Nyhus, District 4

In his nearly nine years representing St. Croix Electric Cooperative’s District 4 Paul Nyhus, of Hammond, said by far the biggest challenge the board has faced has been in the last several months: Finding a successor to CEO & President Mark Pendergast.

Pendergast says goodbye

When Mark Pendergast graduated from Cathedral High School in St. Cloud, Minn. he didn’t have any specific career goals.

SCEC Board names new CEO/President

The St. Croix Electric Cooperative Board of Directors has chosen Brian Zelenak to succeed Mark Pendergast as President/CEO of your cooperative. Brian will begin his duties here this coming Monday, Nov.

Commitment to Community Grant awards announced

At their November 2018 meeting, St. Croix Electric Cooperative’s (SCEC) Board of Directors allocated $7,005 to 19 local organizations via its Commitment to Community grant program.

UPDATED OUTAGE: 11/01/2018

UPDATED @ 11:33AM: All power has been restored.

More than 100 members in the town of Hudson are currently without power. The cause is suspected to be a small animal. Restoration estimate is 11:30 am.


UPDATE @ 9:30 AM: All lines have been restored. Thank you for your patience.

St. Croix Electric Cooperative (and all other businesses and residences with 796 exchanges) are once again unable to make or receive calls outside landlines with 796, 684 or 698 exchanges (Hammond, Baldwin and Woodville).

Grant application deadline Oct. 29

At their June meeting, St. Croix Electric Cooperative’s Board of Directors allocated $6,963 to 27 local organizations via its Commitment to Community grant program and it’s nearly time to review the next round of applications: The deadline is Monday, Oct.

PHONES DOWN: 10/19/2018

All CenturyLink long distance landlines in Hammond, including those at St. Croix Electric Cooperative headquarters, appear to be down. We apologize of any inconvenience to our members who are trying to reach us. If you need immediate assistance please call our 800-924-3407 line to speak with someone at the Cooperative Response Center.
At this time we do not know what the problem is or when it will be restored.

OUTAGE: 10/12/2018

At approximately 8:30 am on Friday, Oct. 12 a St. Croix Electric Cooperative member who was digging a hole to bury a horse hit a three-phase power line, leaving approximately 100 members without service for about an hour. Power was restored by 9:30 am. Please remember to CALL 811 BEFORE YOU DIG!


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