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November 21, 2016
A powwow was held at Burnside Elementary School during the Minnesota Indian Education Association's annual conference hosted by Prairie Island Indian Community. (Photo by Samantha Bengs)
Prairie Island hosts annual conference
November 21, 2016 - 6:00am
October 27, 2016
Prairie Island Tribal Council President Shelley Buck spoke to fourth-graders about the role of tribal government. Red Wing Mayor Dan Bender spoke to students a few weeks earlier. (Photo by Samantha Bengs)
Students learn tribal government
October 27, 2016 - 4:00pm
September 21, 2016
Resident Inspector Luke Haeg checks the status of the control room— the brain of Prairie Island nuclear plant. (photo by Maureen McMullen)
Nuclear plant inspector motivated by service to community
September 21, 2016 - 3:45pm
June 8, 2016
U.S Court of Appeals upholds rule on nuclear waste storage
June 8, 2016 - 3:03pm
May 11, 2016
Nuclear Regulatory Commission sets open house for May 18
May 11, 2016 - 12:00pm
February 13, 2016
Xcel open to studying options for nuclear plant’s future
February 13, 2016 - 5:00pm
December 19, 2015
Judge Henry Buffalo swears in Johnny Johnson to his 11th term on Prairie Island Tribal Council.  (Republican Eagle photos by Anne Jacobson)
Tribal Council pledges to lead, protect
December 19, 2015 - 5:00pm
December 9, 2015
Work wraps up on Prairie Island Unit 2
December 9, 2015 - 12:00pm
November 25, 2015
Tribal leaders will be sworn in Dec. 16
November 25, 2015 - 5:00pm
October 19, 2015
Planned outage at Prairie Island begins
October 19, 2015 - 10:39am
June 15, 2015
Prairie Island Unit 2 returns to full power
June 15, 2015 - 3:53pm
June 1, 2015
Prairie Island Unit 1 shut down for repairs
June 1, 2015 - 9:39am
May 23, 2015
Prairie Island Tribal Council members and representatives from Knutson Construction break ground Thursday morning on a $19 million addition adjacent to Treasure Island Resort & Casino hotel. The project will include multiple pools, a lazy river and outdoor patios. (Republican Eagle photo by Michael Brun)
Treasue Island to add water park
May 23, 2015 - 9:00am
May 18, 2015
Nuclear plant striving to improve
May 18, 2015 - 3:00pm
May 17, 2015
Beckie Taylor takes care of her husband, Nate, but also credits him with taking care of her needs. He’s the one who pushed her to complete college (Republican Eagle photos by Stacy Bengs)
Just living their lives
May 17, 2015 - 8:00am