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 Stacie Nielsen, communications specialist, at

Jul 15, 2019

Wright-Hennepin members donate more than $17,000 to local organizations

Operation Round Up recently awarded more than $17,000 to local organizations.
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Jun 3, 2019

Wright-Hennepin awards $28,600 in scholarships to local students

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) has awarded $28,600 in scholarships to 21 local students to help them continue their education.
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May 7, 2019

Wright-Hennepin Celebrates 82 Years

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association’s (WH) 2019 Annual Meeting attracted a record number 1,108 member registrants on Thursday, May 2. The event, which was WH’s 82nd Annual Meeting, was held at its Rockford headquarters.
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Apr 29, 2019

Wright-Hennepin Donates Tree Seedlings and Night Lights to Local Schools

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association donated more than 3,300 LED night lights to kindergartners and 3,800 tree seedlings to third graders throughout the service territory during the week of April 22-26.
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Apr 9, 2019

Wright-Hennepin's Annual Meeting Rescheduled to May 2

Due to forecasted heavy snow and high wind on April 11, Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH)’s Annual Meeting has been rescheduled to May 2, 2019.
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Apr 4, 2019

WH Tree Services to host emerald ash borer seminars on April 16

WH Tree Services will be hosting free seminars about Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) on Tuesday, April 16.
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