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2020 Economic Grant

Economic Grant Opportunity, Deadline May 29th    Are you a non-profit organization looking for capital improvement funds?  Wasco Electric Cooperative has authorized $7,500...

Board of Director-2019

Meet Your WEC Board

Three positions are up for election at Wasco Electric’s 80th annual meeting Saturday, November 23 District 1 Robert R. Durham (incumbent) Bob Durham...

Linnae and Thomas pose for a photo in front of the Oregon marker at the National World War II Memorial.

A Trip of a Lifetime

Two Wasco County students fly east for the Electric Cooperative Youth Tour By Andrew Cutler Thomas Scott had never been on an airplane....

Annual meeting

2019 Annual Meeting

Saturday, November 23 Registration begins at 11 a.m., lunch at noon, meeting at 1 p.m. Fort Dalles Readiness Center 402 E Scenic Dr.,...

National Hydropower Day

Today is a day that we salute Hydropower for the important role it plays in the Northwest. In the Northwest, hydropower represents approximately:...

2019 Annual Meeting

Mark your calendars and join fellow members at Wasco Electric Cooperative’s 80th annual meeting Saturday, November 23, at The Dalles Readiness Center, 402...

Board Nominees

WEC Seeks Board Nominees

The Wasco Electric Cooperative bylaws provide the method for nominating candidates to the board of directors. The board of directors appoints a committee...

Skip Zapffe

A Blast of a Mentor

Skip Zapffe draws on a lifetime of shooting experience to help trap shooting team By Kathy Ursprung As shotgun blasts echo against the...

Painting

River and Rock

Maupin artist captures the art of detail along the Deschutes By Drew Myron Sue Knapp doesn’t have to travel far for artistic inspiration....

Safety-Inspired Artwork

Safety-Inspired Artwork

Wasco Electric linemen visit local schools to lead electrical safety lessons At the end of April, Wasco and Sherman county elementary school students...

Carrol and Don at the food pantry

Feeding Need

Rufus Food Pantry offers food for all, no questions asked By Drew Myron Jenny Estes had to choose between heat or food. “When...

Man, woman and child outside

Go Outside!

A Maupin fly-fishing couple champions outdoor fun By Drew Myron Bundled in a baby-sized life jacket with the John Day River rushing beneath...

Gather Here

Grass Valley Country Market brings the community together with fresh energy By Drew Myron It’s past lunch and still hours from dinner, but...

2018 Annual Meeting

Mark your calendars and join fellow members at Wasco Electric Cooperative’s 79th annual meeting Saturday, November 17, at: The Dalles Readiness Center 402...

ORECA logo

You Can Make a Difference

Join fellow cooperative members as an ORECA-Action advocate Wasco Electric Cooperative belongs to a statewide association called the Oregon Rural Electric Cooperative Association....

Meet Your Candidates

Three board of director positions are up for election at the 2017 annual meeting District 1 MATHEW CLAUSEN, incumbent, lives east of Dufur...

Youth Rally

2017 Youth Rally

The Idaho Consumer-Owned Utility Association Youth Rally is an annual weeklong conference Monday, July 10, through Saturday, July 15, at The College of...