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Want to win the lottery in Minnesota? History provides some tips
Harvey Weinstein surrenders to face criminal charges in New York
Holt to be installed at First Presbyterian
ND Legacy Fund earnings from $4.3 billion in principal reach over $1 billion
Authorities identify man who died in fiery crash on Interstate 29 south of Grand Forks
Rockets take Game 5, inch closer to dethroning Warriors
BASEBALL: Grimm selected to Minnesota All-Star Series
SOFTBALL: Jacks hold off Alexandria in 8-3A tournament
BASEBALL: Blackduck opens playoffs with 13-3 victory
BOYS GOLF: Golden ties for sixth, Jacks finish 13th at the Preserve
Cindy Marie Swedberg
John David Langston
Leland Joseph Kupcho
Isadore David Bianco
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Are you in need of some old jokes?
Commentary: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies
What do all the pine cones mean on transplanted spruce?
Dead or alive perennials, and how to tell
Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
High heels can have health effects far beyond the feet
Barack and Michelle Obama are becoming television and film producers for Netflix
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding attracted more American viewers than Prince William's
Around the Arts, May 20
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The surprises and wonder of the outdoors
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As waters warm up, so should the bite
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
More than just business: Wells receives Lifetime Achievement Award for helping others
Andersen Corp. creating 40 new jobs with window factory expansion
New Twin Metals plan moves processing plant site: Company provides update in advance of submitting project to regulators
Why is Instagram adding a mute button? Because rejection is scary
Area veteran says he’s suffering consequences of antimalarial drug prescribed during 148th Fighter Wing deployment
Place a Business Announcement
Barb & Rick
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Commentary: You say hello, I say goodbye
Commentary: Kindness is the real showstopper at the circus
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: One could question writer’s reason for defending AR-15
MASTER GARDENERS: Pollinators not limited to the bees or butterflies
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The term 'water protectors' is about much more than protests
January 2, 2018
Chippewa County in Minnesota is solar industry's latest frontier
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. - The latest frontier in the solar power industry's growth in Minnesota is found in Chippewa County, where workers are completing...
January 2, 2018 - 5:26am
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