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August 23, 2016
A group of people attending the ceremony marking the completion of a 5-acre solar power array on the Fond du Lac Reservation look over the site which features 3,230 panels in 10 rows. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Fond du Lac solar farm ready to make electricity
August 23, 2016 - 3:22pm
August 12, 2016
In Response: Germany doesn’t have all energy answers
August 12, 2016 - 11:00pm
In Response: Germany doesn’t have all energy answers
August 12, 2016 - 11:00pm
August 8, 2016
Minnesota Power linemen repair a downed power line at 52nd Avenue East and Superior Street in Duluth on July 22, a day after severe storms hit the area. Company officials said damages to electric supply infrastructure from the massive July 21 windstorm may have cost “in the $4 million to $6 million range” to repair. File / News Tribune
Allete sees earnings increase, Minnesota Power rate increase coming
August 8, 2016 - 9:11am
Sam Villella of Blaine, Minn., has a solar garden on his roof and wants to add more panels, but a new electric co-op fee is holding him back. (Minneapolis Star Tribune)
BLOCKING THE SUN: Members question motives for hikes in electric co-op solar fees
August 8, 2016 - 12:00am
August 3, 2016
Lakewalk lighting to receive an energy-efficient upgrade
August 3, 2016 - 7:03pm
July 28, 2016
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Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over oil pipeline
July 28, 2016 - 9:22pm
July 27, 2016
Dan Gunderson, Minnesota Power’s director of distribution operations, talks about the process of repairing last week’s storm damage. Power lines on the map he’s referring to were highlighted as they were brought back into service. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Minnesota Power provides behind-the-scenes look at storm response
July 27, 2016 - 10:00pm
Enbridge oil pipeline markers dot the land near Leonard, Minn., on Red Lake Reservation land. The Red Lake Nation and Enbridge recently agreed to terms on a financial settlement and land swap.
Environmental groups question federal order on Enbridge pipeline in Minnesota
July 27, 2016 - 2:43pm
July 25, 2016
Minnesota Power crews work Sunday to remove a portion of a snapped power pole on the corner of Oxford Street and Vermilion Road so cars can drive safely underneath it again. The snapped pole was one of almost 200 Minnesota Power poles that were damaged during Thursday's storm. Kim Schneider / kschneider@duluthnews.com
Storm update: More than 6,000 customers remain without power; 400+ utility workers in field
July 25, 2016 - 7:23pm
July 24, 2016
Lori and Lowell Lyons use a World War II air raid siren to celebrate when electric service was restored to their Woodland area home on Sunday afternoon. Thousands of Minnesota Power customers remained without power on Sunday. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com LEAD IMAGE
Power back on for some, others could go without until Thursday
July 24, 2016 - 9:35pm
July 23, 2016
Garret Cogswell (left) and Joe Buckley, linemen for Minnesota Power, repair a downed power line at 52nd Avenue East and Superior Street in Duluth on Friday morning. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
Saturday storm update: Utility crews working 16-hour days to restore power in Northland
July 23, 2016 - 6:33am
Generator safety tips
July 23, 2016 - 6:26am
July 22, 2016
Garret Cogswell (left) and Joe Buckley, linemen for Minnesota Power, prepare a downed power line at 52nd Avenue East and Superior Street for splicing and repair Friday morning in Duluth. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Off the grid: While utility crews work, Northland residents without power improvise, adapt
July 22, 2016 - 8:37pm
A power pole and power lines are down along Glenwood Street at Lakewood Covenant Church in Duluth on Thursday. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Northland storm update: Crews making progress in restoring power, but a lot of work remains
July 22, 2016 - 4:28pm