Community Involvement

  • Energy Education Continues Virtually in 2022

    February 22, 2022

    Every year as part of Stearns Electric Association’s commitment to safety and community, we present an energy efficiency and electrical…

  • Power That Persists: 85 Years of Service

    January 26, 2022

    This year is an exciting year for Stearns Electric Association – the Cooperative celebrates its 85th anniversary.

    In 1937, local farmers…

  • Small Change; Huge Impact

    November 23, 2021
    Cooperative’s Operation Round Up® Program Supports Non-Profit Member Quiet Oaks Hospice House
    Nestled among the trees in Stearns Electric Association’s southeast…

  • CEO’s Message – October 2021

    It’s a Matter of (Co-op!) Principles
    ACE Hardware, State Farm, REI, Land O’Lakes and Stearns Electric Association all share something in common: we’re…

  • Giving Back to a Place of Horses and Healing

    October 11, 2021

    In September, two groups of employees volunteered at Angel Reins Stable as part of the Cooperative’s ‘My Co-op Cares’ program.


  • More Comes with Membership

    August 6, 2021

    You might think of Stearns Electric Association as just the local electric utility, but because of you and your neighbors,…

  • CEO’s Message – June 2021

    Commitment to Community: Continuous Education and Scholarships
    We have entered the season of summertime in Central Minnesota. A time for cabin visits and…

  • Powering America, One Veteran at a Time

    May 20, 2021

    On April 14, a group of employees kicked off Stearns Electric Association’s 2021 “My Co-op Cares” community volunteer program at…

  • Our Community Impact; Our Cooperative Cares

    December 28, 2020

    Our employees don’t just work here. They live here and care about this community as your neighbors and friends. It’s…