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Minnesota Power

October 19, 2016
Transmission lines carry power from the Boswell Energy Center to a station where it can be converted to multiple voltages and fed to residential and industry customers. (2009 file / News Tribune)
Minnesota Power shutting down two more coal generators
October 19, 2016 - 5:35pm
October 11, 2016
Minnesota Power will be supplying electricity to Minntac and Keetac, the company announced. (file photo / News Tribune)
Minnesota Power inks 5-year deal with U.S. Steel taconite plants
October 11, 2016 - 3:22pm
October 2, 2016
Former Mill VP’s View: Electric franchise fee threatens to close paper mill — and that’d just be the beginning
October 2, 2016 - 1:54pm
September 29, 2016
Power outage affects Miller Hill Mall
September 29, 2016 - 5:49pm
September 27, 2016
Minnesota Power partners with Smart Wires
September 27, 2016 - 8:16pm
September 26, 2016
Steve DeVinck
Allete CFO retiring
September 26, 2016 - 5:02pm
September 24, 2016
A brilliant, "pleated" auroral arc bows across the northern sky last September. Auroras form when high speed particles from the solar wind or solar flares make it past Earth's magnetic defenses and bombard atoms in the upper atmosphere, causing them to glow. (Bob King /
Northland nexus between Earth, space
September 24, 2016 - 8:05pm
September 22, 2016
The Duluth City Council approved a 3-percent increase in the franchise fee Minnesota Power pays to the city. (file photo / News Tribune)
Duluth Council boosts Minnesota Power franchise fee
September 22, 2016 - 10:00pm
September 15, 2016
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission voted 3-2 in favor of a proposal that would raise electric rates by 10 percent for most Minnesota Power residential customers. (file photo / News Tribune)
State commission approves electric-rate cut for big industry
September 15, 2016 - 7:03pm
September 14, 2016
The Minnesota Power Allete building in downtown Duluth during evening twilight. (file photo / News Tribune)
Minnesota Power rate hike to be decided Thursday
September 14, 2016 - 10:00pm
September 8, 2016
Severe storms on Wednesday night damaged Minnesota Power's 10-megawatt solar array under construction at Camp Ripley, which was set to be dedicated next week. (Photo courtesy of Minnesota Power)
Minnesota Power solar array, Camp Ripley buildings damaged by strong storm
September 8, 2016 - 3:07pm
August 30, 2016
Local view: Minnesota Power is proposing to add about $100 to your annual electric bill
August 30, 2016 - 11:00pm
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 /
Fond du Lac solar farm ready to make electricity
August 23, 2016 - 3:22pm
August 13, 2016
Driver fleeing police crashes into utility pole, knocks out power in Lincoln Park
August 13, 2016 - 10:20am
July 28, 2016
City of Duluth heavy equipment operator Doug Quade of Duluth uses a 13-ton front-end loader to stack and compress branches and woody debris from last week's storm as a Duluth resident unloads a trailer full of debris at a collection site on Rice Lake Road in Duluth Wednesday evening. The pile reached over 15 feet in height in many areas, which is just beyond the reach of the bucket on the loader. (Clint Austin / LEAD IMAGE
Storm debris will fuel power plant
July 28, 2016 - 10:00pm