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Hwy. 110 in Dakota County to get a new name -- and it's a familiar one
Woman who stole from drowning victim's GoFundMe sentenced for bad checks
You've seen Mark Dayton's tax returns. Will you see the next governor's?
3D imagery and virtual reality: Tools for finding a home in 2017
In water or on walls, these handmade paddles are functional art
Truex Jr. roars to win Hollywood Casino 400
It wasn't flashy, but a win is a win
Forbath's accuracy nothing to kick about
Forbath kicks six field goals as Vikings top Ravens
Ji ends 8-year drought to win Taiwan Championship
Joshua Luke O'Brien
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Eugene "Gene" Frey
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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Environmental and ecological balance: Where is the justice?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Have you ever tried a staycation?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
Around the Arts, Oct. 22
PATT RALL COLUMN: Beautiful days still abound in the Bemidji area
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Sandhill cranes possess power, grace and beauty
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
Tom & Linda Peterson
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
October 3, 2017
Xcel Energy proposes legal separation for ND operations
BISMARCK—Citing "fundamental disagreements" between regulators in North Dakota and Minnesota, Xcel Energy has proposed creating a separate...
October 3, 2017 - 3:23pm
June 12, 2017
Entire town still without power long after severe storms rip through central Minnesota
ATWATER, Minn. — The severe storms that blew through the east-central Minnesota region Sunday morning knocked out power for hundreds of...
June 12, 2017 - 6:06pm
April 19, 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...
April 19, 2017 - 5:52pm
February 28, 2017
Dayton signs bill allowing Xcel to switch coal plant to natural gas
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton signed into law a measure allowing Xcel Energy to convert a coal-fired power plant to natural gas. In...
February 28, 2017 - 5:39pm
February 21, 2017
Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
GRAND FORKS — A regional electricity provider will work with the Federal Aviation Administration to help form policies for inspecting...
February 21, 2017 - 2:32pm
November 5, 2013
Xcel files for rate hikes in Minnesota
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Xcel Energy is seeking permission to raise Minnesota electricity rates by 4.6 percent next year and 5.6 percent the year after. The increase would bring in about $291 million.
November 5, 2013 - 9:53am
July 18, 2013
Monticello nuclear plant upgrade costs double
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Xcel Energy says the costs of upgrading its Monticello nuclear plant have doubled to $640 million.
July 18, 2013 - 9:30am
July 17, 2013
Xcel adding 3 wind farms in Minnesota, ND
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Xcel Energy says it plans to make a significant investment in wind power.
July 17, 2013 - 10:02am
July 15, 2013
Upgrade of nuclear plant $267 million over budget
MONTICELLO, Minn. (AP) — A driving force behind Xcel Energy's request for a rate hike is improvements at Minnesota's oldest nuclear power plant which have run $267 million over budget.
July 15, 2013 - 9:06am
February 5, 2013
Xcel plans to tap more wind power
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Xcel Energy plans to capitalize on what could be a buyer's market for wind energy this year. The Minneapolis-based utility has told regulators in Minnesota, Wisconsin and the Dakotas that it will look for up to 200 megawatts of wind power by April 1. The federal...
February 5, 2013 - 9:16am