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educational opportunities

Members can take advantage of several opportunities to learn more about our industry.


National Rural Electric Youth Tour

Wild Rice Electric is proud to sponsor a qualifying high school junior or senior to represent its service territory as a youth delegate at the National Rural Electric Youth Tour in June of 2020 in Washington D.C..  Mirella Grimm was chosen in 2019 to represent the cooperative and will visit with her congressional representatives, tour some of the most famous museums in the world, and make memories and friends that will last a lifetime.  If you are interested in becoming a candidate for an amazing trip, please click on the link below and submit your application no later than March 11th, 2020.


2020 National Rural Electric Youth Tour Application


Center Tours

Find out where your power comes from. Register for the two-day Center Tour sponsored by Wild Rice each summer. Members and spouses are encouraged to take this educational tour. The cost is $85 per person and includes lodging and meals. You will visit the Milton R. Young Generating Plant in Center North Dakota along with other educational and informative stops. Each year the Center Tour is held in June with the dates and sign-up information published usually in the April and May issues of the cooperatives Rural DeLight newsletter. Contact us for more information.



Speakers are available for presentations on a variety of industry topics and will provide electrical safety demonstrations to civic organizations, schools, etc. upon request.


Milton R. Young Station "Our Jewel on the Prairie" brochure


Center Tour Photo Gallery







The mission of Wild Rice Electric Cooperative is to promote an ever-improving way of life for our members by providing quality cost-effective services.

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502 North Main

P.O. Box 438

Mahnomen, MN 56557

Mahnomen, MN



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