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RAPID CITY, S.D. - Oct. 31, 2013 - Black Hills Corp. (BKH) management plans several calls and meetings with equity and fixed income investors over the next two weeks. The company will host its third quarter earnings call, as previously announced, on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. RBC Capital Markets and U.S. Bancorp will arrange meetings for Black Hills with fixed income investors starting Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. In addition, management will meet with equity investors starting Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, and will present at the Edison Electric Institute Financial Conference in Orlando, Fla. A copy of the materials for these calls and meetings will be available on the Black Hills Corp. website at www.blackhillscorp.com under the "Investor Relations" section prior to the meeting dates.  

Black Hills Corporation
Black Hills Corp. (BKH), a growth-oriented, vertically-integrated energy company with a tradition of exemplary service and a vision to be the energy partner of choice, is based in Rapid City, S.D. The company serves 769,000 natural gas and electric utility customers in Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming. The company generates wholesale electricity and produces natural gas, oil and coal. Black Hills` 1,925 employees partner to produce results that are improving life with energy. More information is available at www.blackhillscorp.com.

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