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Alliant Energy announces $128M plan to sell electric, natural gas distribution business in Minnesota

September 3, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Alliant Energy announced agreements late Tuesday afternoon to sell its Minnesota electric and natural gas distribution businesses for $128 million.Its electrical business will be sold to Southern Minnesota Energy Cooperative, which is …continue reading on dglobe.com

TH Council moves forward with trail, roundhouse demolition, utility ordinance

August 22, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

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Rapid City writing off $192k in unpaid utility bills

January 4, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The media reports that nearly all the 900 bills from businesses and individuals are a few hundred dollars or less. Continue Reading

Willmar, Minn., Utilities Commission to extend early retirement program

November 26, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The Willmar Municipal Utilities Commission will be extending the early retirement program to provide time for veteran employees to pass their institutional knowledge of the utility along to their successors.
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Willmar, Minn., Utilities linemen working on Sandy relief to return home

November 13, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Two Willmar Municipal Utilities linemen could be home Friday after working the past week and a half on Superstorm Sandy relief.
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Willmar, Minn., Utilities continues LED streetlight trial

October 22, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Officials of Willmar Municipal Utilities are continuing to study replacing high-pressure sodium streetlights with costlier but energy-efficient LED streetlights. LED stands for light-emitting diode.
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Utility officials tour Montana mine that provides coal for Willmar, Minn., power plant

October 9, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Two Willmar Municipal Utilities officials last week toured the Montana open pit mine that provides coal for the city’s power plant.
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Willmar, Minn., Utilities Commission set to meet today

October 7, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The Willmar Municipal Utilities Commission will meet at 11:45 a.m. Monday in the auditorium at the Municipal Utilities Building, 700 Litchfield Ave. S.W.
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Hompe picked as Willmar, Minn., utility GM

August 27, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The Willmar Municipal Utilities Commission has directed its Labor Committee to negotiate an employment agreement with utility interim co-manager Wesley Hompe to serve as general manager.
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Willmar, Minn., Utilities Commission to meet Monday, interview finalists

August 24, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The Willmar Municipal Utilities Commission will meet at 11:45 a.m. Monday in the auditorium at the Municipal Utilities Building, 700 Litchfield Ave. S.W.
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