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 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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Wright-Hennepin donates night lights and USB plugs to local schools

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) donated more than 3,600 LED night lights to kindergartners and 3,300 USB plugs to third graders throughout the service territory during the week of April 18-22.
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Wright-Hennepin Board of Directors enacts special $3.5 million capital credit retirement

A special capital credit retirement of $3.5 million will be returned to WH members in mid-April as the result of margins being more favorable than budget from 2021 electric operations.
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Wright-Hennepin to host 85th Annual Meeting

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) will host its 85th Annual Meeting on Thursday, April 21, 2022.
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