PORT HURON, Mich., Dec. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of SEMCO
ENERGY, Inc. (Nasdaq: SMGS) has declared quarterly dividend No. 90 of $.205
per share on the Common Stock of the Corporation.
The dividend is payable on the 15th day of February 2000, to shareholders
of record at the close of business on February 4, 2000.
SEMCO ENERGY, Inc. owns and operates natural gas distribution systems
serving a combined total of more than 350,000 customers in Michigan and
Alaska. Its subsidiary, SEMCO ENERGY VENTURES, owns and operates businesses
involved in gas engineering and quality assurance services, pipeline
construction services, propane distribution, intrastate pipelines and natural
gas storage in various regions of the United States.
SOURCE SEMCO ENERGY, Inc.
CONTACT: Media Contact, Francis R. Lieder, Jr., 810-987-2200, ext. 4186, fax, 810-989-4098, or Analysts Contact, Edric R. Mason, Jr., 810-989-4104, fax, 810-989-4098, both of SEMCO ENERGY, Inc.