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Spike in hate crimes nationwide, in Minnesota
With improved test scores, Newport Elementary defying expectations for a ‘high poverty school’
Leader of international sex ring that targeted Minn., ND sent to prison
Red Bulls take charge of Middle East task force
Going once, going twice: Unclaimed property auction announced
crime and courts
From no-hitters to opening days to World Series: Jeff Nelson has seen it all as an MLB umpire
East Ridge, Park, New Life Academy have student-athletes sign their NLIs
Girls Hockey: Park wins an overtime thriller, East Ridge improves to 2-0
Afton Alps to open Friday
Girls Swimming and Diving: Two East Ridge swimmers, two Woodbury divers are state bound
2017 story: St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
A Halloween bash: Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest celebrates with 10th annual parade
arts and entertainment
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: 12/05/18 Mtg-Capital Improvement Plan Bonds
Certifcate of Assumed Name: Massage by Susie
GREY CLOUD TOWNSHIP: Board of Canvass-Election Results 11/14/18
SOUTH WASHINGTON CO. SCHOOLS: Board Meeting Minutes 11/01/18
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: 11/26/18 Planning Comm Mtg: Up North Plastics Inc
Downtown Hastings boutique to close its doors
Schwan’s Co. to sell majority stake to South Korean firm
After 65 years in Newport, John Bartl Hardware store closing its doors
Marathon takes over St. Paul Park refinery, SuperMom's
Up North Plastics to double its business park footprint
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Lowell Pommerening Sr.
Daniel E. Tate
John L. Long
Barbara A. Kromrey
Maci Joy Knuuttila
Janice and Rodger Pereyra
Tina Folch for House Representative
Throwing Away $122 Million of Our
Despite Family Threats, Denny McNamara Stood Up For Us
Editorial: Hunt is on, so be on your game
Folch Thanks Supporters
Column: Thank you, veterans
Editorial: Remembering Armistice Day and all veterans
Kuemmel's Corner: Sportsmanship is the key initiative for the Suburban East Conference
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October 2, 2018
As wind replaces coal, Xcel says nuclear will remain an important part of energy mix
WELCH — Xcel Energy aims to grow the share of carbon-free energy in its overall generating mix in the next decade, and Prairie Island nuclear...
October 2, 2018 - 1:54pm
September 11, 2018
Allen S. King power plant celebrates 50th anniversary
The Allen S. King power plant, a coal power plant run by Xcel Energy, marked 50 years of operation on Thursday, Sept. 6, in Oak Park Heights....
September 11, 2018 - 8:54am
August 24, 2018
Cautious optimism surrounds nuclear waste storage progress
RED WING — Federal lawmakers voiced optimism Thursday, Aug. 23, about progress toward relocating the country's radioactive waste to a permanent...
August 24, 2018 - 8:07am
October 13, 2017
Cold weather rule takes effect Oct. 15
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Cold Weather Rule takes effect Sunday, Oct. 15, and Xcel Energy wants to ensure that residential customers who need assistance paying their energy bills this winter can get help they need. Under the rule, income-eligible customers are protected from...
October 13, 2017 - 2:32pm
September 18, 2017
Community solar gardens rise in popularity, except with some neighbors
As popularity of community solar gardens in Minnesota rises, some who live next to the installations remain vocal with opposition to their construction....
September 18, 2017 - 8:55am
April 20, 2017
Minnesota wind power expands
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans who like neat hair may not like it, but the state blessed with strong winds is saving money by using it to create more electricity every year. The American Wind Energy Association announced Wednesday, April 19 that more than 15 percent of the state's electricity...
April 20, 2017 - 10:34am
April 13, 2017
Cold Weather Rule protections end April 15
The annual Cold Weather Rule protecting residential energy customers from having their primary heating source disconnected expires April 15....
April 13, 2017 - 8:52am
August 24, 2016
City applies for programs to help fill business park
Cottage Grove may pair with Xcel Energy, as well as the state, to help fill undeveloped land in the city’s business park. Economic Development Director Christine Costello said she is working on an application after being approached by Xcel to partner with them to find a business...
August 24, 2016 - 5:00pm
April 27, 2016
A powerful job: Xcel Energy line worker follows in family footsteps
When Dan McIntyre was a kid, he would ride his bicycle out to power lines in Hastings and watch his dad Jim work as a lineman. He knew that’s...
April 27, 2016 - 8:00am
December 10, 2009
UPDATED: Power outage at East Ridge High School
East Ridge High School experienced a power outage at approximately 2:45 Thursday. School officials said an underground transformer went out. Xcel Energy is working on the outage power was expected to be restored by 4 p.m. Students were encouraged to follow their normal routine...
December 10, 2009 - 3:15pm