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Data: March 25, 2019
AIS workshop is April 6 in Slayton
Former St. Paul City Council candidate admits to posting topless photo of wife online
Wisconsin women face charges following alleged 40-pound marijuana discovery
Slayton man charged with texting and driving after seriously injuring man
Bulldogs’ unheralded rookies shine in NCHC Frozen Faceoff championship win
Bulldogs open NCAA tournament against Bowling Green as top seed in Midwest Regional
Wild need Fiala to do just a bit less
Twins want more from their top draft picks
Twins head into disjointed two-week schedule
Garbage haulers feel squeeze: Margins, markets for recycled materials shrink
Cooperative Energy Company distributing $900K in equity
United Prairie in business 100 years
Nebraska flooding: Biggest disaster in state's history
Shopko announces closure of all its stores
Place a Business Announcement
Column: Home visits are beneficial to NCIC, students
Letter: State must recognize vital role of U of M
Letter: Support Driver's License for All legislation
Measuring Out Life: Telling stories, and defeating life's dragons
Letter: We'll be alright -- people are 'sensible and fair'
Henrietta G. Drenth
Elzora C. Ott
Cyanna Palmer Klausmeier
John D. Van't Hof
Disheveled Theologian: The seven last words of Christ -- Relationship
Feeding the hungry: WRHCF offers matching grants to local food shelves
The Art of Parenting conference planned in Worthington
Disheveled Theologian: The seven last words of Christ -- Salvation
Disheveled Theologian: The seven last words of Christ -- forgiveness
out and about
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
MARCH MANIA PHOTO CONTEST: The Biggest College Basketball Fan
energy and mining
March 23, 2019
Cooperative Energy Company distributing $900K in equity
SIBLEY, Iowa — While the uncertainty with the weather this time of year wreaks havoc in the plans of area farmers, there’s one thing they can depend on — the financial stability of their local energy cooperative.
March 23, 2019 - 12:22pm
March 13, 2019
Minnesota communities disappointed after pipeline delays
HALLOCK, Minn. — The Gateway Motel and Museum in Hallock has 10 rooms. During pipeline construction, each room is filled and the workers are...
March 13, 2019 - 3:22pm
March 2, 2019
Interstate Cenex grand opening is Monday
WORTHINGTON — After a few minor construction snags, Interstate Cenex is ready to re-open, and will unveil its new facility at a grand re-opening...
March 2, 2019 - 7:00am
February 27, 2019
Green energy is golden for counties
WORTHINGTON — While opponents of industrial wind farms list many reasons why they don’t like wind turbines, supporters of the green energy...
February 27, 2019 - 7:30am
Rural landowners air opposition to industrial wind farms
WORTHINGTON — When Tom Behrends purchased his farm east of Brewster in 1993, he envisioned peace and solitude on the prairie. That’s no...
February 27, 2019 - 5:50am
February 13, 2019
Nobles 2 plans make progress
WILMONT — The Nobles 2 Wind Project has reached a major milestone as developer Tenaska completes its electrical interconnection study. Tenaska Vice President of Strategic Development and Acquisition Scott Seier explained that the study is an essential step because it ensures that...
February 13, 2019 - 8:22am
January 23, 2019
Nobles County ideal setup for wind farm
WILMONT — The Nobles 2 wind farm project is planned for construction in 2019, and Nobles County is the perfect place for it. The economic benefits of the project are also potentially significant. One substantial positive is jobs, as Tenaska estimates Nobles 2 will provide 230 jobs...
January 23, 2019 - 8:29am
January 16, 2019
PUC sets new standards for wind energy approval
WORTHINGTON — Two recent actions taken by the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission are poised to sharpen a focus on the hiring of local labor for wind energy projects.
January 16, 2019 - 8:32am
December 22, 2018
Minnesota Power, Tenaska agree on wind energy purchase
DULUTH — Minnesota Power, a utility division of ALLETE Inc. (NYSE:ALE), received unanimous approval Thursday from the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission for its 20-year power purchase agreement with Tenaska Inc. for 250 megawatts of wind-generated electricity.
December 22, 2018 - 10:01am
December 21, 2018
With Minn. Gov’s backing, Commerce appeals Line 3
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Commerce is again expressing opposition to Enbridge Energy’s proposed Line 3 oil pipeline. On Friday,...
December 21, 2018 - 6:51pm
December 10, 2018
100-megawatt wind farm proposed in Renville County, Minn.
BIRD ISLAND, Minn. -- One of the country’s largest wind power developers is proposing to build a 100-megawatt wind farm in Renville County,...
December 10, 2018 - 7:57pm
Stauber’s first act: clear path for PolyMet
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Barring action in Washington, D.C., before the end of the year, Congressman-elect Pete Stauber plans to take up legislation...
December 10, 2018 - 6:32pm
December 3, 2018
Environmental groups appeal PolyMet mine permits
Several Minnesota environmental groups are appealing permits issued last month for a proposed copper-nickel mine in northern Minnesota.
December 3, 2018 - 3:41pm
November 17, 2018
A big dig
November 17, 2018 - 10:45am
November 16, 2018
One year after one of the nation's largest oil pipeline leaks happened near SD-ND border, some questions remain
ABERDEEN, S.D. - The nation’s seventh-largest onshore oil or gas spill was discovered a year ago this month when the Keystone Pipeline leaked...
November 16, 2018 - 3:26pm