News Releases

LCP to sponsor Rachel's Challenge


Gilbert, MN – Each day 160,000 students do not go to school because they are bullied, teased and harassed. As part of its commitment to community, Lake Country Power will be sponsoring a challenging and powerful message of kindness and compassion for students and community members at the Gilbert Campus Auditorium in Gilbert, Minn.

LCP tending to more outages


Grand Rapids, MN – Lake Country Power crews have been working since early morning Thursday, repairing outages after another thunderstorm swept across parts of its service area. The storm caused outages from Leech Lake to Duluth and north into the co-op’s Mountain Iron service area. The outages are widespread and scattered, as displayed on the cooperative’s online outage map.

Lake Country Power appoints Carlson


Grand Rapids, MN — Lake Country Power recently appointed Stephanie Carlson of Tower, MN as consumer account rep II in its Mountain Iron Service Center.

Stephanie Carlson

Carlson will be responsible for resolving a wide range of member inquires and concerns regarding issues such as billing, work and service orders, transfers, etc.

Crews within reach of Mission: ZERO

07/29/2016 - 3:15 p.m. Update

Grand Rapids, MN – Life has returned to normal for most Lake Country Power members today. Nearly all 27,000 outages have been restored since a severe thunderstorm pounded the region last week. Only 19 members remain without power near Ely and the BWCA Wilderness. Crews expect to have all individual services restored this weekend.