The Montana Public Service Commission hosted a listening session in Sidney to allow interested members of the public to comment on a recent request from Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. to raise its electric service rates. The meeting was held July 25 at the MSU Extension building. Comments were provided in person, by phone and video conference. For more information, visit psc.mt.gov, call 1-800-646-6150, follow the Commission at twitter.com/MT_PSC, or check for updates at facebook.com/MontanaPSC. Pictured is Richland County Commissioner Duane Mitchell voicing his opposition to the rate increase.