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May Is Electrical Safety Month

Be aware of your surroundings and don’t get complacent near power lines Each year, nearly 400 people die from electrical accidents in the...

Linemen

An Initiative to Work Safely

Nearly two decades ago, Northfork Electric Cooperative’s Heath Martin survived a 7,200-volt shock on the job. He admits the accident was his fault....

The Commitment of Electric Lineworkers

By Clay Fitch National studies consistently rank power line installers and repairers among the most dangerous jobs in the country. Laboring high in...

Ruralite cover

Attention, Photographers

Your photo could be on the cover of Ruralite magazine Wells Rural Electric Co. is hosting a Ruralite Cover Photo contest, with winning...

Carlin’s STEM Program Enthralls Students

By Dianna Troyer At Carlin Combined School, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) could easily stand for Science That’s Entertaining and Magical. Students...

Trimming Truck

It’s Time for Spring Cleaning, Trimming

Wells Rural Electric Co. takes great pride in providing members with safe, reliable, affordable electricity. While power outages are inevitable, WREC’s electrical linemen...

YES Camp participants posing for a photo

YES Camp? Yes, Please

As part of Wells Rural Electric’s Commitment to Community, each summer local students participate in cooperative-operated leadership camps where they learn from renowned...