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 hreinhart@whe.org

Mar 1, 2012

Winter storm causes outages

Rockford, Minn. (March 1, 2012) — As a result of heavy, wet snow accumulation on the morning of February 29, nearly 2,250 Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) members lost power. These…
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Feb 8, 2012

Wright-Hennepin receives Outstanding Member of the Year Award

Rockford, Minn. (February 8, 2012) — The Wright County Economic Development Partnership (WCEDP) presented Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) with its Outstanding Member of the Year…
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Jan 30, 2012

Wright-Hennepin will offer 20 scholarships for local students in 2012

Rockford, Minn. (January 30, 2012) — With college already on the minds of many high school seniors, Wright-Hennepin (WH) will again award 20 scholarships this spring to help local students continue…
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