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Black Hills Corp. Announces Quarterly Dividend and AGA Financial Forum Presentation


RAPID CITY, S.D. - April 24, 2017 - Black Hills Corp. (BKH) today announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend on the common stock at a meeting held April 24, 2017. Common shareholders of record at the close of business on May 18, 2017, will receive $0.445 per share, payable on June 1, 2017.

Black Hills also announced that its management team will present at the 2017 American Gas Association Financial Forum on Monday, May 22, 2017, at 9:00 a.m. EDT. David R. Emery, chairman and CEO, and Rich Kinzley, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will provide an overview of the company`s businesses and key growth strategies.

A live webcast of the company`s presentation and accompanying slides will be available on Black Hills` website at www.blackhillscorp.com under the "Investor Relations" section, and at the link http://wsw.com/webcast/aga17/bkh. A replay of the webcast will be made available following the conclusion of the presentation.


Black Hills Corp. (BKH) is a customer focused, growth-oriented utility company with a tradition of improving life with energy and a vision to be the energy partner of choice. Based in Rapid City, South Dakota, the company serves 1.2 million natural gas and electric utility customers in eight states: Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming. The company also generates wholesale electricity and produces natural gas, oil and coal. More information is available at www.blackhillscorp.com.

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Source: Black Hills Corporation via GlobeNewswire