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SCHOLARSHIPS

2021 WOEC Sam Hearing and VOLTA Scholarships We are currently accepting scholarship applications. The deadline to apply is April 30th, 2021. Applicant must be a graduating senior, or recent graduate who resides in the WOEC service territory. The VOLTA scholarship is for a student interested in a career as a Line Worker. The scholarship will […]

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ORECA-Action: Your Voice Matters!

Join West Oregon Electric Cooperative in our collaborative effort to make sure your voice and that of Oregon’s electric cooperatives is heard by policymakers. It’s through our new political action network, ORECA-Action. The ORECA stands for Oregon Rural Electric Cooperative Association. We represent all 18 of the state’s not-for-profit, consumer-owned electric cooperatives. Through this network […]

From left, music producer Jon Neufeld, recording engineer Adam Selzer and musician Steve Einhorn are part of the team bringing new life to Woody Guthrie’s collection of songs.
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Roll On Columbia

Northwest musician leads the charge to revive Woody Guthrie’s BPA songs By Scott Laird In 1941, American folk singer Woody Guthrie spent a month in the employ of the U.S. government. Woody was hired to write songs for a film to be produced by the Bonneville Power Administration to promote the advantages of public electric […]