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New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
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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