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'A Brush with Kindness': Habitat for Humanity begins home repair program
Safety first as schools open; WMS crosswalk 'greatly improved'
WPD: Lock your cars
Lake Park offers residents a treasure hunt
Branstad to visit region on Sunday
Prep girls soccer: Worthington plays well in opener
Cross country: HL-O's Edwards, Knutson win in Jackson
Prep volleyball: Pipestone Area wins, Luverne loses in season openers
College football: Minnesota West to open on the road
Scott Rall: Get ready for a new Labor Day tradition
Letter: A hurt and angry mom
Column: New district teachers get support
Column: A legacy in question
Letter: Senior Day at fair was appreciated
Letter: MNsure - A step forward for rural Minnesotans
Marilyn Kay Taarud
Floyd H. Buntjer
Celestine "Sally" Sieve Maiers
Richard "Dick" J. Clarke
Feats of strength: Jacob Dagel trains for Strongman competition
Column: Listen up, kids (especially if you're hungry)
Column: A new friend can be an answer to prayer
Religion briefs: Aug. 21
1939: Chautauqua pavilion to be razed
Out and About
Westman 109th birthday
Birth: Aug. 23, 2014
Wolff 90th birthday
Niessink 50th anniversary
Notice of Public Hearing of Okabena-Ocheda Watershed Budget
Data: Aug. 23, 2014
Notice of Foreclosure Postponement
Summary of School Board Meeting
Summary of School Board Meeting
August 12, 2011
Missing worker's body found
GRANITE FALLS,(AP) -- The body of an Xcel Energy contract worker who apparently fell from a dam into the Minnesota River near Granite Falls has been recovered. The man's wife, Deb Stich, told the West Central Tribune that the body of 50-year-old Tom Stich of Rush City was found...
August 12, 2011 - 1:56pm
December 29, 2010
Nobles Wind Farm is now operational
MINNEAPOLIS -- The new Nobles Wind Farm is fully operational and supplying electricity to the regional transmission grid. The 201-megawatt wind...
December 29, 2010 - 8:39pm
October 18, 2010
Nobles Wind Farm remains on schedule
WORTHINGTON -- More than half of the 134 wind turbines in the new Nobles Wind Farm are fully erected, and developer enXco says the project is on track for an early December completion. On Monday, Xcel Energy's project manager Rick Halet said the project has been going well. "We...
October 18, 2010 - 9:04pm
September 20, 2010
Xcel Energy seeks wind proposals
MINNEAPOLIS -- Xcel Energy seeks proposals for new wind power generation in the Upper Midwest. Xcel Energy is looking to acquire up to 250 megawatts of wind generation, which may be geographically dispersed across its service territory. The company is interested in either purchasing...
September 20, 2010 - 10:38pm
April 2, 2010
Nobles Wind Project to begin
WORTHINGTON -- Area residents can expect to see turbine blades and generators moving across the county's roads later this month as construction nears on the state's second largest wind farm. On Wednesday, enXco and Xcel Energy completed a purchase and sale agreement for Nobles Wind...
April 2, 2010 - 12:00am
October 31, 2008
Plans announced for Nobles Wind Project
WORTHINGTON -- Xcel Energy and enXco announced Friday its plans to construct a 201-megawatt wind farm in Nobles County. The project will consist of 134, 1.5-megawatt General Electric wind turbines, which will produce enough power to serve approximately 66,500 homes. Friday's announcement...
October 31, 2008 - 2:00pm
March 6, 2008
Minwind to host battery study
LUVERNE -- Minnesota has gained national notoriety in the arena of renewable energy with its ethanol and biodiesel mandates and continued expansion in wind energy. Now the state -- and particularly the 11-turbine wind farm known as Minwind Energy in Rock County -- will make another...
March 6, 2008 - 12:00am