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Scott Rall: Legacy projects leave a big footprint
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Judy & Bruce Schmidt
Myron Van Ommeren
Jeanette Delores Swenson
Dennis Palmer Luitjens
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Out & About:Jan. 30 to Feb. 21
Looking Back: 1940 -- Nobles County ranks among top flax producers in Minnesota
Looking Back: 1940 - Steamed turned into blades of new turbine at Worthington power plant
Column: On a mild, windy January day, some storm stories
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Ruesch 80th birthday
Altman 80th birthday
Hitzemann 85th birthday
Spessard 90th birthday
Hallstrom 99th birthday
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August 6, 2013
New wind farm proposed
WINDOM -- Xcel Energy recently submitted proposals to state regulators for three wind energy projects, including one located primarily in Jackson and Cottonwood counties with small portions in Watonwan and Martin counties. The proposed Odell Wind Farm would be a 200 megawatt project...
August 6, 2013 - 9:25pm
February 26, 2013
Turbine project up and running
BOULDER, Colo. -- The 30-megawatt juwi Wind project in Nobles County is now generating clean, renewable energy to serve about 10,000 homes. The energy is being sold to Xcel Energy Inc.
February 26, 2013 - 9:38pm
A wind turbine is silhouetted against clouds illuminated by a setting sun west of Worthington.
July 26, 2011 - 7:44pm
August 6, 2010
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe A Minnesota State Patrol vehicle escorts a semi-trailer convoy with wind turbine components Friday afternoon after...
August 6, 2010 - 8:40pm
March 17, 2010
Lakefield wind project stalled
LAKEFIELD -- A massive wind energy project that would have included the building of 134 new 1.5- megawatt wind turbines near Lakefield has been put on hold after the Indianapolis Power & Light Company terminated its power purchase agreement with enXco, the project's developer. Jackson...
March 17, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
Osceola Windpower project slated for March completion
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa -- A wind turbine-related project in northwest Iowa is still on schedule to be completed by March, despite a consistent stream of severe winter weather. When construction is finished on the 5,000-square-foot operations and maintenance building on Ocheyedan's main...
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January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
December 5, 2009
December 5, 2009 - 12:00am
November 12, 2009
Turbine tax named No. 1 priority
Editor's Note: This is the second in a series of stories about wind turbines and their impact on the rural landscape. WORTHINGTON -- The Rural Minnesota Energy Board and the Association of Minnesota Counties have identified the wind turbine production tax as their No. 1 priority...
November 12, 2009 - 12:00am
November 11, 2009
Counties deal with tax issues on turbines
WORTHINGTON -- A couple of years ago, Murray County collected more than $1 million in production tax revenue from the wind turbines that span the horizon along the Buffalo Ridge. For several years, in fact, the county collected large amounts of tax dollars from the wind turbines...
November 11, 2009 - 12:00am
October 16, 2009
Public weighs in on wind farm
WORTHINGTON -- More than 30 people attended an informational meeting Thursday afternoon on the proposed Nobles Wind Project to be constructed in Olney, Dewald, Larkin and Summit Lake townships beginning in the spring of 2010. The meeting was the first of two planned Thursday at the...
October 16, 2009 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Brief: Turbine produces at 17 percent
MOUNTAIN LAKE -- From Sept. 1, 2007, through Aug. 31, a recently constructed wind turbine produced 17 percent of the total 20.1 million kilowatt hours used by customers. According to a construction expense report reviewed by the Mt. Lake City Council, the turbine also raised enough...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am