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Operation Round Up donations help fund Lunch Box Fever program Operation Round Up donations help fund Lunch Box Fever program

Operation Round Up donations help fund Lunch Box Fever program

August 13, 2017, Josh Randt

Eight years ago, Lunch Box Fever began as an idea by college student Emily Pennuto to help feed children who don’t always have reliable access to food. In 2014, RiverWorks Community Development in…

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Pole inspections begin in AugustPole inspections begin in August

Pole inspections begin in August

August 1, 2017, Josh Randt

Each year, Wright-Hennepin (WH) performs pole maintenance, which begins with an inspection of all poles within a designated portion of WH’s service territory. The inspection is designed to identify…

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Storms, trees and responsibilitiesStorms, trees and responsibilities

Storms, trees and responsibilities

June 27, 2017, Josh Randt

Though we’re barely into the summer season, we’ve already experienced storms that have downed, damaged or weakened trees. Given the volatility of summer weather, we could experience additional severe…

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Co-op Month Celebrations in OctoberCo-op Month Celebrations in October

Co-op Month Celebrations in October

September 12, 2016, Josh Randt

Stop in at Wright-Hennepin throughout October to help us celebrate Co-op Month!

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Wright-Hennepin 2016 Pole Inspections Beginning in AugustWright-Hennepin 2016 Pole Inspections Beginning in August

Wright-Hennepin 2016 Pole Inspections Beginning in August

July 25, 2016, Guest Blogger

Find out where Wright-Hennepin will be performing pole maintenance in 2016.

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Preparing for power outages

Preparing for power outages

June 21, 2016, Darrell Erickson

Summer storms can be fun to watch, but they can also leave you without power. Take these tips into consideration to ensure you and your family's safety should you encounter power outages from sever summer weather.

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Mark your calendar for WH's Annual Meeting

Mark your calendar for WH's Annual Meeting

March 2, 2016, Josh Randt

Get ready for food, fun, and much more at WH's 2016 Annual Meeting!

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Happy Holidays From WH! Your Cooperative is Returning $2.6 Million in Capital Credits

Happy Holidays From WH! Your Cooperative is Returning $2.6 Million in Capital Credits

December 16, 2015, Josh Randt

Wright-Hennepin is pleased to announce that it will again provide capital credit refunds to members this holiday season.

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Tree-trimming weather: the chillier the better

Tree-trimming weather: the chillier the better

October 21, 2015, Guest Blogger

As temperatures cool trees become dormant, offering perfect timing for tree trimming because of a reduced risk of spreading diseases.

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Protecting your trees from emerald ash borers

Protecting your trees from emerald ash borers

July 22, 2015, Guest Blogger

Learn how you can protect your trees from emerald ash borers in this blog.

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Earth Day, the cooperative Way

Earth Day, the cooperative Way

April 22, 2015, Josh Randt

Wright-Hennepin Electric takes pride in its year-round conservation efforts. Find out steps your cooperative is taking to make our planet a better place.

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Family Fun at Wright-Hennepin's Annual Meeting

Family Fun at Wright-Hennepin's Annual Meeting

March 10, 2015, Jen Virnig

Find out what's in store at Wright-Hennepin's 78th Annual Meeting on March 26!

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