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July 22, 2017
Freshly made taconite pellets emerge from the 2,350-degree Furnace No. 5 at Northshore Mining in Silver Bay in this 2008 photo provided by Cliffs Natural Resources.
Lightning strike knocks Northshore Mining offline; repairs underway
July 22, 2017 - 10:08am
July 6, 2017
Al Cloutier (left), with Alcide's Tree Service and Marty Weidendorf, with MTS Tree Service, work together to remove limbs from a large boxelder tree that fell on top of a car at 1115 E. 7th Street after it was blown down during the early Thursday morning storm. (Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com)
Early morning storms drop torrential rain, knock out power in the Northland
July 6, 2017 - 8:34am
July 1, 2017
David McMillan
Minnesota Power's view: EnergyForward strategy meets expectations for safe, reliable energy
July 1, 2017 - 4:22pm
June 29, 2017
Paying more for power — State Senator’s View: Monday is final day to comment on rate increase proposal
June 29, 2017 - 12:31am
Paying more for power — An Environmentalist’s View: Rate hikes not needed to grow clean energy, protect environment
June 29, 2017 - 12:30am
Reader's View: Remember to turn off lights, pay bigger bills
June 29, 2017 - 12:26am
June 22, 2017
Dan Hendrickson (left) and Jeff Janecek, employees at Minnesota Power's Boswell Energy Center on the Mississippi River in Cohasset, hold a loon they rescued last week from a bridge at the power plant. Loons can't walk on or take off from land. The loon was released into a nearby backwater of the river, where it dove underwater and quickly joined its mate. Submitted photo
Northland power plant crew rescues land-locked loon
June 22, 2017 - 4:55pm
June 21, 2017
Reader's View: Electric rate hike can't be justified
June 21, 2017 - 12:59am
June 20, 2017
Lynne Pickart speaks during a meeting held by the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on Tuesday afternoon at the Inn on Lake Superior in Duluth. Pickart spoke out against a proposed Minnesota Power rate hike. She called herself the poster child for opposition to the rate hike as she flung a string of electric bills over the podium.  Mike Krebs / mkrebs@duluthnews.com
Public weighs in on Minnesota Power rate case
June 20, 2017 - 7:50pm
Reader's View: Raise your voice before energy rates are raised
June 20, 2017 - 12:03am
June 14, 2017
Minnesota Power transmission lines. (2009 file / News Tribune)
Electricity rate hike opponents urge public to comment
June 14, 2017 - 6:36pm
June 7, 2017
Minnesota Power and Dairyland Power Cooperative have proposed a $700 million natural gas power plant, Nemadji Trail Energy Center, which would be located near the Calumet refinery in Superior and provide up to 550 megawatts of power. (Courtesy Minnesota Power)
Minnesota Power plans natural gas plant in Superior
June 7, 2017 - 9:34pm
June 2, 2017
Taconite Ridge Wind Energy Center. (Courtesy Allete/Minnesota Power / 2014 file)
Attorney General piles-on against Minnesota Power's rate hike request
June 2, 2017 - 12:37pm
June 1, 2017
2009 file / News Tribune
State Commerce Department: Minnesota Power should lower rates
June 1, 2017 - 9:54pm
May 27, 2017
Brothers Elijah Witherspoon (foreground) and Sebastian Witherspoon (blue sweatshirt) fish the Cloquet River below the Island Lake Dam with their nephew Quinton Witherspoon on Monday evening. Elijah and Sebastian grew up in Duluth and now live in Minneapolis. Quinton is from Duluth. Sam Cook / scook@duluthnews.com
A shore thing: Anglers find success below the Island Lake Dam -- for now
May 27, 2017 - 9:01pm
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