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Body recovered March 19, 2019 from Mississippi River near Hager City

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Volunteers fill sandbags March 19, 2019, at Treasure Island Resort and Casino in preparation for possible flooding on Prairie Island. River levels are forecasted to near flood stage early next week. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
WATCH: Flood preparations begin on Prairie Island
6 hours ago
March 18, 2019
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Here's how Xcel Energy is preparing for spring flooding, and how customers can prepare too
March 18, 2019 - 9:06am
March 8, 2019
Keep gas meters clear of snow: Xcel Energy
March 8, 2019 - 10:31am
March 6, 2019
Solar program is step, not a solution for low-income families, Goodhue County and Red Wing leaders say
March 6, 2019 - 5:00am
January 4, 2019
Prairie Island Indian Community purchases land near Pine Island
January 4, 2019 - 10:14am
December 27, 2018
Winds of 40 mph or more peeled off the metal roof on Wausau Supply Company Distribution Center in Cannon Falls. The Sept. 20 evening storm sent pieces of the roof and insulation hundreds of yards into nearby corn fields and yards. Rachel Fergus / RiverTown Multimedia
No. 8: Heavy snowfall, tornadoes and high winds
December 27, 2018 - 5:00am
November 7, 2018
Xcel looking to acquire Mankato Energy Center
November 7, 2018 - 4:00pm
October 31, 2018
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Refueling, upgrades complete at Prairie Island nuclear plant
October 31, 2018 - 1:33pm
October 27, 2018
Xcel uses drones to inspect nuclear plants
October 27, 2018 - 7:38am
October 7, 2018
Letter: Xcel controls the dialogue in Red Wing again
October 7, 2018 - 5:00am
October 4, 2018
Letter: Seniors, capitalize on free energy saving tips
October 4, 2018 - 7:49am
October 2, 2018
Chris Clark, president of Xcel Energy in Minnesota and the Dakotas, addresses a crowd of area government and business representatives at a community breakfast Oct. 2, 2018, at Treasure Island Resort & Casino. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
As wind replaces coal, Xcel says nuclear will remain an important part of energy mix
October 2, 2018 - 1:54pm
September 24, 2018
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Prairie Island nuclear plant has new resident inspector
September 24, 2018 - 5:00am
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
May 10, 2018
Nuclear waste storage bill passes in U.S. House
May 10, 2018 - 12:27pm
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