Grow West

Meet Melissa Hagen

Listening to Melissa Hagen discuss the people of Mohall, whether her fellow staff or others within her community, explains why she has spent the last decade serving the people of Renville County.  Originally referred by a Dakota West employee when there was a branch opening for a part time Member Service Representative, Melissa is now more…

How Do You Measure The Value Of A Loan?

We’ve started asking this question throughout North Dakota.  Value implies more than just dollars and cents.  Value means an addition that makes one choice preferable over the other, like amenities at a hotel.  We have the ability to compare savings when shopping online for airfare or car insurance. At Dakota West, we also want to more…

Meet Todd Hickel

For Todd Hickel, Loan Officer at our New England branch, a typical work day depends on the season.  Autumn is particularly busy with harvesting and selling of crops.  Todd’s focus on the agriculture community in Hettinger County keeps him busy throughout the year, and keeps him close to his roots and his family. Born and more…