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WREC employee working on meter on side of house

Meter Upgrades Planned in Carlin

As part of Wells Rural Electric Co.’s (WREC)’s ongoing maintenance program, cooperative operations personnel will be switching out approximately 450 meters in Carlin...

WREC employee Thad Ballard talks with members at a Carlin Community Rally in the past.

COVID-19 Postpones Upcoming Events

At Wells Rural Electric Co., (WREC) we love the communities we serve. Part of WREC’s mission statement is to improve the quality of...

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Make Your Voice Heard

National Voter Registration Day September 22, 2020 Make Sure You’re Ready for the General Election Vote. Regardless of where your political beliefs are...

WREC Cover Photo Contest Results

Wells Rural Electric Co. (WREC) members have the opportunity to get their art on the cover of Ruralite magazine. After careful consideration of...

Les Tracy sitting around his woodworking

A Feel for the Brush

Les Tracy’s tole painting and woodworking talents benefit nonprofits in Carlin.

View of the operations facility.

New Operations Facility Finalized

Wells Rural Electric Co.’s new operations facility was completed on time and within budget late this summer. WREC’s Board and workforce are thrilled...

Hydroelectric dam

Hydropower By The Numbers

One of the biggest advantages of Wells Rural Electric Co. membership is access to safe, reliable, and clean hydroelectricity supplied by the Bonneville...

Dancers in traditional Basque outfits performing in the street.

Basque Pride in Nevada

By Dianna Troyer A love for the homeland and its traditions carries on for Basques of northern Nevada Devoted to her Basque heritage,...

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2020 Grant Recipients Announced

As part of the Next Dollar Foundation’s mission to make lasting and worthwhile investments in the communities WREC serves, the foundation’s grant program...