About Us

Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative is a rural electric system in central Minnesota that is owned and controlled by the members to whom it supplies service. It is a non-profit, taxpaying, privately-owned, locally-managed cooperative utility.TWBldg 4in

Todd-Wadena was organized in 1940. It now serves nearly 8,000 members with about 2,200 miles of line. Todd-Wadena’s service territory includes a majority of the rural areas of Todd and Wadena counties along with portions of Becker, Cass, Douglas, Hubbard, Ottertail and Morrison counties.

Todd-Wadena is governed by a seven-member board of directors, elected by the membership at the Annual Meeting. The cooperative employs 25 full-time and 2 part-time employees. Total assets at the end of 2012 were about $40 million. Power suppliers are Great River Energy (85%) and Western Area Power Administration (15%).

Todd-Wadena is located at 550 Ash Avenue NE (State Highway 10).
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 431, Wadena MN 56482
Phone: 218-631-3120; 800-321-8932
Fax:  218-631-4188

See Employee List for individual email addresses.


2013 Annual Report


Notice of Nondiscrimination 

Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative is the recipient of Federal financing assistance from the Rural Utilities Service, an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).  The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, political beliefs, reprisal, or because all or a part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.)

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means for communication of program information (Braille, large print, audiotape, etc.) should contact USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TDD). To file a complaint of discrimination write to USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 (TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

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