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 Heather Reinhart, communications specialist, at

Apr 25, 2012

Wright-Hennepin receives innovation award for the development of new outage software

Rockford, Minn. (April 25, 2012) — Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) recently received GeoDigital Solutions’ Innovation Award for a project designed to expedite the cooperative’s…
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Apr 24, 2012

Protect your trees from the emerald ash borer

Rockford, Minn. (April 24, 2012) — Wright-Hennepin (WH) is offering two free sessions regarding emerald ash borer treatments that can be used to protect your trees from this insect. The sessions will be…
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Apr 18, 2012

Wright-Hennepin members donate more than $43,000 to many local worthy causes

Rockford, Minn. (April 18, 2012) — Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association’s (WH) Operation Round Up (ORU) participants continue to help local organizations and families with recent grants…
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Apr 3, 2012

Wright-Hennepin's 75th anniversary and strong 2011 performance highlighted at Annual Meetin

Rockford, Minn. (April 3, 2012) — More than 2,200 members and guests attended Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association’s (WH) 75th Annual Meeting on March 29 to learn about WH’s strong 2011…
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