News Releases

Through news releases, Wright-Hennepin distributes information about the cooperative to local and industry-related media outlets.

News releases from the past 12 months are listed below. If you would like to be added to Wright-Hennepin’s media list to receive the latest news releases, please send a request to Heather Reinhart, communications specialist, at

Jun 5, 2012

Wright-Hennepin awards $27,700 in scholarships to local students

Rockford, Minn. (June 5, 2012) — Twenty local students received scholarships from WH Holding – a wholly-owned subsidiary of Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH). This year’s…
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Jun 4, 2012

Wright-Hennepin donates tree seedlings to local organizations

Rockford, Minn. (June 4, 2012) — As part of an effort to help the environment, Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association has donated nearly 200,000 tree seedlings to the local area through the…
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Apr 25, 2012

Wright-Hennepin receives innovation award for the development of new outage software

Rockford, Minn. (April 25, 2012) — Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) recently received GeoDigital Solutions’ Innovation Award for a project designed to expedite the cooperative’s…
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Apr 24, 2012

Protect your trees from the emerald ash borer

Rockford, Minn. (April 24, 2012) — Wright-Hennepin (WH) is offering two free sessions regarding emerald ash borer treatments that can be used to protect your trees from this insect. The sessions will be…
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