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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.

NEW HAYWARD OUTPOST location is at 13895 W County Highway B.  You can watch a video (courtesy of Sawyer County Record) of our grand opening and take a tour of our new building, by clicking here

No Power Cost Adjustment (PCA) on your January energy bill:  For the second month in a row, you will find that the Power Cost Adjustment (PCA) charge of $.0080 a kilowatt-hour (kWh) has been waived.  Happy New Year from all the employees and Board of Directors at Jump River Electric Cooperative.

More About Jump River Electric Cooperative!


For more than 76 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?


  • JOURNEY LINE WORKER.  Jump River Electric Cooperative has an immediate opening for a Line Worker at our Hayward location.  Successful candidate will be responsible for construction, maintenance, repair and operation of the distribution system.  

    A Journey Line Worker is preferred, but an Apprentice may be considered. A high school diploma, or GED, and completion of a recognized accredited Line Worker program is required.   A valid driverís license and a CDL with minimum classifications of ABC&D is also required.

    Submit resume, transcripts, and Cooperative application to: Jump River Electric Cooperative, Inc., Attention: Sam Howard, Operations Supervisor,13895 W County Hwy B, Hayward, WI  54843. Applications will be accepted until February 9, 2015. Click here for an application.

  • 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.  2X THE DATA STORAGE available at no extra cost on new installations.  Limited time offer!  Click on the internet Rates & Service Area link to find out more about this service.

  • 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!