More than 400 members and guests attended Nodak Electric Cooperative’s 77th annual meeting Thursday, April 6, 2017, at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks. Members enjoyed a beef rouladen dinner served by the Alerus staff.
During the meeting, the cooperative’s board of directors was seated for the upcoming year, including the selection of officers and three director elections. Cheryl Osowski, Grafton, N.D., was elected to represent District 1. This is her first time serving on Nodak Electric Cooperative’s board of directors. Pete Naastad, Hatton, N.D., was re-elected to represent District 2 and Steven Smaaladen, Aneta, N.D., was re-elected to represent District 3. Following the meeting, Nodak’s board of directors elected Paul Sigurdson as its chairman. In addition, Luther Meberg was named vice chairman and Les Windjue was named secretary-treasurer.