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"Leadership is action, not position."

Donald McGannon, Business executive


75th Anniversary Trivia Question 8 is:  What year did President Franklin Roosevelt come out with the "New Deal", which included the creation of the Rural Electrification Administration (REA)?

Answer to Q8 is:  1935

Look for the Trivia form in the June issue of the Wisconsin Energy Cooperative News.  All correct answers are entered into the monthly drawing for a chance to win $75.






Click here to view a copy of the Cooperatives Articles of Incorporation and By-Laws


Click on the toolkit to  get a copy of the Use Energy Wisely Guide and find out how you can reduce your energy consumption today.






Important message from your Board of Directors.

  Click here to read more on what is happening with the rights-of-way on Lac Courte Oreilles Indian Lands.

OFFICE MOVED:  The Hayward outpost office has moved to its new location at 13895 W County Highway B, outside of Hayward.  We are right next to the Subway on CTH B. 


For more than 75 years, Jump River Electric Cooperative has been providing quality, reliable electrical service, as well as offering you a variety of services, including appliance sales and service; electric heat, water heater, and load management options; Exede Internet; and home and office surge protection, just to name a few.  We are about and for the PEOPLE.  Working together, our homes, our businesses and our lives are enhanced through Jump River Electric.  Call for details at (715) 532-5524, e-mail us at or click on one of the buttons to the left for more information at JREC.  Office hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Ladysmith and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Hayward outpost.

Watts New at JREC?


  • Director elections for members who reside in districts 3, 4, and 9 will take place at the next annual meeting.   The Notice of District Director Nominations and a Petition for Director Nomination can be found on the Contact page of this site.  Petitions are to be returned to the Ladysmith office on or before August 18, 2014.  Please call our office at 715-532-5524 if you have any questions.

  • Member Appreciation Days and Open House are being planned.  Come join us in August for brats, hotdogs, beans, ice cream and lots more as we celebrate you the member.  The schedule for this years Member Appreciation Days is as follows:   August 6 - Jump River Community Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; August 7 - Ladysmith headquarters from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; and August 8 - new Hayward Outpost from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  We will also be celebrating the open house of the new Hayward building with a ribbon cutting, flag dedication and tours of the building.  Prize drawings will be held all three days.  Check your bill stuffer in your July bills for details.

  • Exceed Your Expectations with Satellite Internet.  Think about your life and how it could be if you had an Internet connection that was suddenly FAST!  You could have snappier web browsing, share more photos with friends and family, and even watch your favorite video.  Jump River Electric Cooperative is about to change everything you think about broadband via satellite with exedeSM by ViaSat. Receive up to 12 Mbps download speeds and up to 3 Mbps upload speeds.  Packages start at only $49.99 a month!  Click on the internet Rates & Service Area link to the right and find out how you can take advantage of this opportunity today AS WELL AS HOW YOU CAN DOUBLE YOUR SAVINGS!

  • New - - On-line Billing & Payment is here!  Now you can pay your bill on-line with a credit/debit card, choose paperless billing, view your billing on-line, sign up for direct bill payment, and sign-up for recurring payment with a credit/debit card.  Simply click here!

  • WE MAY BE LOOKING FOR YOU.  A full list of members and non-members who have outstanding capital credits checks can be found by clicking here!.  If you know the current contact information for any of those on this list, please call our office at 715-532-5524.

  • SAFETY TIPS click here!

  • Interested in working for JREC, click here for a job application.

  • $7,500 in SCHOLARSHIP opportunities now available to JREC members. Click here or on the products/services link to find out if you qualify and how you can apply for one of the many scholarships we have available.

  • AFTER-HOURS EMERGENCY SERVICE please call 866-273-5111.  For fastest service during normal working hours, please contact the Ladysmith or Hayward office directly.  Contact Ladysmith at 715-532-5524 or Hayward at 715-634-4575.

  •   Saving with the Stimulus  The economic stimulus package has become a fact!  You can save big on your energy bill, while improving the environment.  More details are available at

  •   New!  A Free Home and Commercial Energy Resource is now available to members.  Subscribe today and receive a newsletter and find ways to lower your energy bills; discover ways to green your lifestyle and improve the environment; use online calculators to determine how much energy you're using and even get a chance to Ask the Expert.  Members can also subscribe to a free newsletter.  Sign up today for Jump River Electric Cooperative Questline - a resource for Commercial/Industrial and Residential Members.  Click here for more information or on the Questline link to the left.

  •   Don't Blow It In A Storm.  Safe Electricity has prepared a Severe Storm Preparedness Kit Check List to help you prepare for a storm during any season.  Click here for this checklist.

  •   Many members have been asking us about SPACE HEATERS.  Click here for more information.

  •  Are you rushing to finish those Landscaping projects before winter?  Look ahead at what you will want to consider if you plan on landscaping around power lines. Click here.

  •       Click here to find out Watts New at JREC and more about upcoming events!