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Prairie Island Indian Community

August 24, 2018
U.S. Rep. Jason Lewis (right), R-Minnesota, and Rep. John Shimkus (center), R-Illinois, listen Aug. 23, 2018, to Scott Sharp with Xcel Energy near the spent nuclear fuel storage casks at the Prairie Island nuclear plant near Red Wing, Minn. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Cautious optimism surrounds nuclear waste storage progress
August 24, 2018 - 8:07am
July 2, 2018
The new Treasure Island Amphitheater has permanent seating for 9,400 guests and plenty of grassy space to accommodate general admission ticket holders as well. The stage will be torn down, stored for the winter and rebuilt each year spring by a company out of Kansas. Sarah Hansen / RiverTown Multimedia
TI amphitheater is ready to rock
July 2, 2018 - 8:31am
April 24, 2018
Rows of spent nuclear fuel storage casks sit outside Prairie Island nuclear plant. Proposed legislation would allocate $1 million to Xcel Energy to study the best way to relocate the waste out of the state if an interim repository is opened. File photo
Omnibus earmarks $40M for Prairie Island renewable energy programs
April 24, 2018 - 12:00pm
November 14, 2017
Kay Humphreys, 2017 Amos Owen Award recipient. Sarah Hansen / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Humphreys wins humanitarian prize
November 14, 2017 - 3:23pm
November 8, 2017
Prairie Island Indian Community elects new leaders
November 8, 2017 - 3:04pm
October 27, 2017
Prairie Island Indian Community authorizes regional public safety grants
October 27, 2017 - 9:10am
June 16, 2017
Viewpoint: Our strong commitment to Goodhue County
June 16, 2017 - 4:55pm
June 4, 2017
The Prairie Island Indian Community will have its own assisted living center located on 18 acres of tribal land in Welch.
Rising tensions raise questions over Welch development project
June 4, 2017 - 5:00pm
April 20, 2017
Randy McKay of Hempel Companies, Lee Krueger with St. Paul Port Authority, Craig Leipold of the Minnesota Wild, Prairie Island Indian Community general counsel Jessie Seim, Hempel President and CEO Josh Krsnak, Minnesota Wild Vice President Jamie Spencer and Brenda Kyle of the St. Paul Port Authority mark the start of construction on the Treasure Island Center in St. Paul with a "roof-breaking" April 11, 2017. Submitted photo
Celebrating with a roof-breaking
April 20, 2017 - 11:00am
April 6, 2017
Three girls hold seeds of the Three Sisters — Dakota Yellow Flour corn, Cherokee Trail of Tears beans and Lakota squash — that will be planted in the Prairie Island Indian Community garden. (Photo by the Minnesota Department of Health)
Three Sisters: Prairie Island supports health by reclaiming cultural traditions
April 6, 2017 - 5:00pm
November 23, 2016
Prairie Island tribal members sue U.S. Department of Interior
November 23, 2016 - 4:04pm
August 24, 2016
Toby Keith sings Saturday during his tribute concert. (submitted photo)
Treasure Island sponsors event to benefit two veteran organizations
August 24, 2016 - 5:00pm
July 14, 2016
An expansion to Treasure Island Resort & Casino will add two towers and 300 hotel rooms in early 2017, as well as a renovated front desk, new restaurant and an expansion to the Lagoon Water Park. A ground-breaking on the $86 million project was held July 12. (photo graphic courtesy Treasure Island Resort & Casino)
Treasure Island begins $86 million expansion
July 14, 2016 - 7:30am
February 10, 2016
Prairie Island spiritual leader Art Owen sings and talks of sharing bounty as Tribal Council President Shelley Buck waits Tuesday to open Treasure Island Resort & Casino’s Lagoon water park and Wave Spa. (Republican Eagle photos by Anne Jacobson)
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Treasure Island makes waves with new spa, water park
February 10, 2016 - 5:00pm
January 9, 2016
Albert White, a former Tribal Council president and general manager of Treasure Island Resort & Casino, died Wednesday Jan. 6 at age 69.
White, former Tribal Council president, dead at 69
January 9, 2016 - 7:00am