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Wells Rural Electric Co. line crews are trained and prepared to handle fire-related situations that endanger utility buildings, equipment and personnel.

WREC Crews Prepared for Wildfires

Wildland fires are a common, expensive and often dangerous threat each summer across much of the western United States, including Wells Rural Electric...

Wells Gets New Convenience, Fuel Stop

Golden Gate Petroleum listens to customers’ wishes By Dianna Troyer, Photos by Sarah Spratling Cheese curds were a mystery food to Stacey Strong...

George and Marina Yan are stepping back from their restaurant business to focus on their motel, apartment and RV park in Wells. Photos by Sarah Spratling

Keeping Business Local

George Yan enriches Wells with his culture and economic vision By Dianna Troyer While thinking about his upcoming 70th birthday in January, Wells...

Summer Energy Eiciency

Summer Energy Efficiency

Save energy and money as summer heats up As we roll into July and August, we officially enter what is termed the “dog...

Dancers of all ages with individualized regalia participate in the grand entry at the Shoshone-Bannock Festival, one of the most popular events on the summer powwow circuit. Photo courtesy of Shoshone-Bannock Tribes Office of Public Affairs

A Time to Dance, Celebrate Tradition

Aguilar siblings and others keep their vibrant and colorful Te-Moak traditions alive By Dianna Troyer Stepping into her mother’s childhood moccasins at age...

New website design for Wells Rural Electric Company

Improving the Member Experience

WREC’s new, user-friendly website was designed based on your input When Wells Rural Electric Co. set out to redesign the cooperative’s website, www.wrec.coop,...

Carlin’s Ghost Rider Fighter Pilot

Richard Perry’s legacy honored at National Naval Aviation Museum By Dianna Troyer, Photo by Sarah Spratling Carlin Casualties To honor Carlin veterans who died...