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 offers high school students opportunity for free trip to Washington, D.C.

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) is looking for one high school junior to sponsor for a free trip to Washington, D.C. this summer.
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Wright-Hennepin members donate more than $33,000 to local organizations

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) members who participate in Operation Round Up (ORU) recently donated grants totaling over $33,000 in December.
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Wright-Hennepin Board of Directors returns $4.55 million in capital credits to members

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association’s (WH) Board of Directors is proud to announce that this holiday season, members will receive a capital credit refund of $4.55 million
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Wright-Hennepin members donate more than $50,000 to local organizations

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) members who participate in Operation Round Up (ORU) recently donated grants totaling $50,328 in October. ORU has awarded more than $4.7 million since it began in 1994.
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Wright-Hennepin hosts Member Lunch, Fall Festival to celebrate National Co-op Month

To celebrate National Co-op Month in October, Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) hosted its annual Member Lunch on Tuesday, October 11, and annual Fall Festival on Thursday, October 27.
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Wright-Hennepin to host events celebrating National Co-op Month

To celebrate National Co-op Month in October, Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) will host several events at its Rockford headquarters.To celebrate National Co-op Month in October, Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) will host several events at its Rockford headquarters.
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