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Prairie Island Indian Community

March 21, 2019
After three long days of preparing nearly 20,000 bags of sand to avoid the potential flood of their Community and Treasure Island Resort & Casino business, the Prairie Island Indian Community will host a Harvest Pack meal event on Friday, March 22 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
From sandbagging to bagging food: Prairie Island Indian Community to assist Santee Sioux Nation in Nebraska
March 21, 2019 - 4:18pm
More than 300 volunteers had filled around 20,000 sandbags as of Thursday morning over three days of flood preparation efforts on Prairie Island. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
VIDEO: Hundreds of volunteers fill sandbags as flood preparations continue on Prairie Island
March 21, 2019 - 12:53pm
March 19, 2019
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
March 19, 2019 - 2:30pm
March 13, 2019
Jessie Stomski Seim, general counsel for the Prairie Island Indian Community, testifies before the Senate Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota Senate panel greenlights Prairie Island push to ensure tribal police authority
March 13, 2019 - 4:43pm
February 19, 2019
He Mni Can-Barn Bluff lost its distinctive face during construction of the Eisenhower Bridge in the late 1950s. Photo courtesy of the Prairie Island Tribal Council
Protect Barn Bluff landmark for next seven generations
February 19, 2019 - 6:00pm
January 23, 2019
PIIC/Treasure Island Resort & Casino collecting non-perishable food to help federal workers
January 23, 2019 - 5:27pm
January 4, 2019
Prairie Island Indian Community purchases land near Pine Island
January 4, 2019 - 10:14am
December 31, 2018
The Red Wing City Council banned graffiti on Barn Bluff, as seen from the Goodhue County Historical Society on Oct. 11, 2018, effective on Nov. 15, 2018. Steve Gardiner / Rivertown Multimedia
No. 1: City bans graffiti on Barn Bluff
December 31, 2018 - 5:00pm
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