News Releases

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

News releases 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 Lauren Dublin, Communications Specialist, at LDublin@whe.org. 

Wright-Hennepin members donate more than $49,000 to local organizations

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) members who participate in Operation Round Up (ORU) recently donated grants totaling $49,250 in August 2022.
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Wright-Hennepin hosts second-annual Electric Vehicle Ride & Drive Event

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) hosted its second-annual Electric Vehicle (EV) Ride and Drive Event on September 22.
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Wright-Hennepin sponsors local student's trip to Washington D.C. for Youth Tour

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) is proud to sponsor a high school junior each year for the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) Youth Tour trip to Washington, D.C.
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Wright-Hennepin awards $25,600 in scholarships to local students

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) has awarded $25,600 in scholarships to 20 local students to help them continue their education.
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Wright-Hennepin members donate over $16,000 to local organizations

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) members who participate in Operation Round Up (ORU) donated grants totaling $16,284 in April 2022. ORU has awarded more than $4.6 million since it began in 1994.
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WH celebrates 85 years of the Cooperative Advantage

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association’s (WH) 85th Annual Meeting was held on Thursday, April 21.
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