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

Mar 25, 2011

WH board provides input to state energy commissioner

Rockford , Minn. (March 25, 2011) — Bill Grant, deputy commissioner of commerce for Gov. Mark Dayton, spoke on behalf of the Minnesota Office of Energy Security at the Wright-Hennepin Cooperative…
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Mar 4, 2011

Wright-Hennepin's 74th Annual Meeting scheduled for March 29

Rockford, Minn. (March 4, 2011) —Valuable information, board of director elections, attendance prizes and a complimentary pork chop dinner await members at Wright-Hennepin’s (WH) 74th Annual Meeting.…
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Mar 2, 2011

Car accident causes brief outages

Rockford, Minn. (March 2, 2011) — A car accident that occurred at 7 p.m. on March 1 caused 2,300 of Wright-Hennepin’s members to lose power. The car hit a major transmission line causing both Howard Lake…
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