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Standing with democracy: Red Wing at 2018 Minnesota Youth in Government
Board sets new sheriff's salary, surpasses new county attorney's pay
Hands-free driving bill takes first step forward in the Capitol
MSC Southeast closing early Jan. 22, 2019 due to weather
Minnesota lawmakers look to crack down on rising insulin costs
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Area Wrestling: K-W, Goodhue lead area in weekend invitationals
A Boundary Waters breakthrough: Hudson men release wearable, functional maps
Girls' Hockey: Red Wing completes comeback win
Boys' Hockey: Blue's goal lifts Red Wing over Rochester Mayo
Girls' Basketball: Red Wing extends win streak to seven games
Coffee, if you need it: A brief look at the national and local love of coffee
Discovering a 1, 2 punch: Hidden Storage Boxing about more than fitness
Minnesota lawmakers trade ideas, jabs on health care costs
Chen brings sushi back to Red Wing
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January 4, 2019
Prairie Island Indian Community purchases land near Pine Island
Prairie Island Indian Community purchased a portion of vacant land near Pine Island as part of ongoing efforts to expand away from Prairie Island...
January 4, 2019 - 10:14am
December 27, 2018
No. 8: Heavy snowfall, tornadoes and high winds
With heavy snowfalls coming in the first month of the year and strong winds and tornadoes closing out the summer, Goodhue County experienced...
December 27, 2018 - 5:00am
November 7, 2018
Xcel looking to acquire Mankato Energy Center
Xcel Energy is seeking regulatory approval to purchase Mankato Energy Center, a 760-megawatt natural gas power plant. The center is part of Southern Power, a subsidiary of Atlanta-based Southern Co. The plant currently provides power to Xcel Energy customers under a power purchase...
November 7, 2018 - 4:00pm
October 31, 2018
Refueling, upgrades complete at Prairie Island nuclear plant
Normal operations resumed Oct. 26 at Prairie Island nuclear plant following a five-week refueling and maintenance outage that included replacing...
October 31, 2018 - 1:33pm
October 27, 2018
Xcel uses drones to inspect nuclear plants
Xcel Energy has started using drones at the Prairie Island nuclear plant. The company said Thursday it flew a drone-conducted exterior inspection for the first time at Prairie Island this summer. On Tuesday, Xcel had a similar inspection at the Monticello plant.
October 27, 2018 - 7:38am
October 7, 2018
Letter: Xcel controls the dialogue in Red Wing again
Every year, it seems, the Eagle reports on an Xcel "community breakfast" without notifying its readers in advance that this is happening, or...
October 7, 2018 - 5:00am
October 4, 2018
Letter: Seniors, capitalize on free energy saving tips
Sometimes senior citizens dread the thought of another heating season because of its high costs. Seniors Saving Energy at Home is a program to improve energy efficiency by making simple changes that can add up to savings. The Red Wing Sustainability Commission with support from Xcel...
October 4, 2018 - 7:49am
October 2, 2018
As wind replaces coal, Xcel says nuclear will remain an important part of energy mix
WELCH — Xcel Energy aims to grow the share of carbon-free energy in its overall generating mix in the next decade, and Prairie Island nuclear...
October 2, 2018 - 1:54pm
September 24, 2018
Prairie Island nuclear plant has new resident inspector
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has selected Kevin Pusateri as the new resident inspector at the Prairie Island nuclear plant. Pusateri joined...
September 24, 2018 - 5:00am
Cautious optimism surrounds nuclear waste storage progress
RED WING — Federal lawmakers voiced optimism Thursday, Aug. 23, about progress toward relocating the country's radioactive waste to a permanent...
August 24, 2018 - 8:07am
May 10, 2018
Nuclear waste storage bill passes in U.S. House
Congressmen urged the U.S. Senate to take action Thursday regarding storage of the country’s nuclear waste following the passage of the Nuclear...
May 10, 2018 - 12:27pm
May 8, 2018
Progress on spent nuclear fuel storage? Local officials say they hope so
Local officials said they are optimistic that a bill expected to be considered this week in the U.S. House of Representatives could mean progress...
May 8, 2018 - 2:21pm
April 24, 2018
Omnibus earmarks $40M for Prairie Island renewable energy programs
A proposed bill that cleared a state legislative committee Friday, April 20, would give a $40 million boost to Prairie Island Indian Community...
April 24, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 30, 2018
Xcel Energy: Fault in underground feeder to blame for power outage
An underground fire on East Fifth Street caused a major power outage throughout Red Wing around 11:40 a.m. Thursday, March 29. The outage was caused by a fault in an underground feeder, Xcel Energy said Friday. The company was working to determine the cause of the fault and make repairs....
March 30, 2018 - 3:20pm
March 29, 2018
UPDATE: Underground fire preceded power outages; schools releasing 90 minutes early
An underground fire on Fifth Street caused power outages throughout the city of Red Wing around 11:40 a.m., Thursday, March 29, according to...
March 29, 2018 - 11:53am