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

May 30, 2018

Wright-Hennepin Awards $28,400 in Scholarships to Local Students

Wright-Hennepin (WH) has awarded $28,400 in scholarships to 21 local students to help them continue their education.
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May 17, 2018

Wright-Hennepin develops new renewable programs

Wright-Hennepin (WH) has just introduced two new rate options designed to give consumers additional clean energy choices.
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Apr 30, 2018

Wright-Hennepin donates tree seedlings and night lights to local schools

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) donated more than 3,300 LED night lights to kindergartners and 3,600 tree seedlings to third graders throughout the service territory during the week of April 23-27.
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Apr 24, 2018

Wright-Hennepin celebrates 81 years

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) celebrated its 81st Annual Meeting at its Rockford headquarters with members and guests on Thursday, April 19.
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Apr 2, 2018

2018 WH Annual Meeting Details

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) cordially invites all members to the cooperative’s 81st Annual Meeting on Thursday, April 19.
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Mar 14, 2018

Wright-Hennepin members donate more than $55,000 to local organizations

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) members who participate in Operation Round Up (ORU) donated grants totaling $55,500 in March of 2018.
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