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Minnesota Power adding wind turbines in ND

August 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

DULUTH, Minn. Minnesota Power is increasing the amount of electricity it generates using wind power. Continue Reading

Lt. gov. Wrigley marks completion of wind energy farm

May 30, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK North Dakota Lt. Gov. Drew Wrigley joined company leaders at the dedication of a new wind energy project center. Continue Reading

New Minnesota Power wind generators spinning

December 19, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Minnesota Power said Wednesday that its latest installment of wind-powered electrical generators in North Dakota are spinning and sending electricity into the grid.
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Great Northern Transmission line meetings this week

November 4, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Minnesota Power will hold a series of open-house meetings on its proposed Great Northern Transmission line that will bring hydro power from Manitoba to Minnesota. Continue Reading

Allete reports strong third quarter

November 4, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Allete, the parent company of Minnesota Power, reported strong third-quarter earnings that surpass those from the same period in 2011.
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Minnesota Power worker injured at Taconite Harbor

October 25, 2012 in Lake County News-Chronicle

A fuel system explosion at Minnesota Power’s Taconite Harbor Energy Center in Schroeder injured a long-time worker on Monday. Continue Reading

Minn. Power buys time for coal plants

August 9, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Minnesota Power will get more time to decide the future of two of its older coal-fired power plants after action by the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on Thursday in St. Paul.
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Minnesota Power to customers: Conserve energy today

July 17, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

The most important time to cut electrical usage is between 2 and 10 p.m. today, the power company said. Continue Reading

More money donated for business flood recovery

July 9, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

The Minnesota Power Foundation has contributed $25,000 to support the Business Flood Recovery Fund established by the Northland Foundation.
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Storms sweep across Northland

July 4, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Lake Country Power crews were hard at work in the Northland on Wednesday, chipping away at a mountain of outages left by severe weather earlier this week, when Mother Nature dealt the utility and the region another round of
damaging storms.
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