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Healhy Kids Day at YMCA offers kids a chance to get active
Law enforcement blotter: April 23, 2015
A new christian school here?
Local transportation needs: safe roads, dedicated funds
Church Maypole tradition returns
Bluedogs baseball forced to fold
Sports schedule for Friday, April 24
Sports roundup from Thursday, April 23
WCA boys golf fifth at Ortonville
Nohre named Most Valuable for Knights
Arts accessibility grant offered
Youth and parents invited to ‘Xtreme’ event
Restored organ to be the star at recital
Mount Carmel offers women’s retreat
Connecting Faith to Life: Faith, uncertainty and doubt
Engaged - Anderson and Jennissen
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 21, 2015
Engaged - Lanoue and Negen
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 6, 2015
Engaged - Owen and Moran
A morning to remember
Teaching moment in the turkey woods
Hunters asked to help with HPAI surveillance
DNR offers guidance for cleaning wild turkeys
Wildlife of Douglas county: Wild turkey
Funeral - Dennis Tuel Sr., 79
Service - William Stone, 93
Death Notice - Douglas Nordmeyer, 88
Myrna Hammar, 73
Dennis Tuel Sr., 79
Are you ready, really ready, to launch?
What happened to Rose City... and will your town be next?
A Bible meditation for Earth Day
World-class concert to be held in Alexandria
Low wages are real reason for napping
Stay off the grass!
Farmers should file certification form by June 1
Largest Minnesota Grown Directory released
Ask a Trooper: Can irrigators legally spray water over a highway?
Assistance to help honeybee, livestock, farm-raised fish producers
First solar sale
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a top agency partner
Contributed Widseth Smith Nolting raises funds for food shelf
Funding available for home repairs
Operation Round Up grants announced
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On The Street
April 11, 2013
After snow and ice hit, remember your natural gas meter
Snow or ice formations on or near the natural gas meter can cause potentially dangerous conditions. Accumulation of snow and ice can affect proper operation or ventilation of the regulator, which could cause over-pressurization. Natural gas regulators are designed to maintain a constant...
April 11, 2013 - 10:35am
June 13, 2012
CenterPoint Energy awards Carlos Community Partnership Grant
CenterPoint Energy recently awarded the city of Carlos a $2,500 Community Partnership Grant for radio communications equipment for emergency responders that will be used to serve the community. "We are pleased that our Community Partnership Grants provide financial support to cities...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
March 24, 2012
Extra help available to help qualifying customers pay natural gas bill
CenterPoint Energy customers who qualified for and received funds during this heating season under the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) can apply for additional funds through the Gas Affordability Program (GAP). GAP helps qualifying customers pay for current and...
March 24, 2012 - 8:51am
November 26, 2011
Are you safe from carbon monoxide poisoning?
CenterPoint Energy would like to remind the public of important safety tips to avoid carbon monoxide (CO) exposure. CO is a poisonous gas that is colorless, odorless, tasteless and non-irritating. When inhaled, CO combines with the blood preventing proper absorption of oxygen, which...
November 26, 2011 - 9:58am
September 19, 2011
CenterPoint proposes to suspend inverted block rate program
Texas-based CenterPoint Energy announced that it plans to halt its inverted block rate program, pending further study and a commission order subject to approval by the PUC. The action is in response to a request that the Attorney General's Office previously filed with the Public...
September 19, 2011 - 11:41am
May 28, 2011
CenterPoint Energy issues natural gas safety tips after the storm
CenterPoint Energy would like to remind the public of important natural gas safety tips after severe weather. "It is very important that residents know what to do when they return home after severe weather and utility damage," said Dean Headlee, pipeline safety and compliance manager...
May 28, 2011 - 4:25pm
July 18, 2010
When storms threaten, follow these natural gas safety tips
CenterPoint Energy would like to remind the public of important natural gas safety tips where there is severe weather. "Knowing how to respond to an emergency and planning ahead of a storm can make all the difference in the aftermath of severe weather," said Dean Headlee, pipeline...
July 18, 2010 - 12:35pm
December 19, 2008
CenterPoint Energy files to increase rates 6 percent
CenterPoint Energy on November 3 filed an application with the Minnesota Public Utility Commission (MPUC) to change the company's natural gas distribution rates. If approved, the new rates will increase the average residential customer's bill by about 6 percent or $5.50 per month. "CenterPoint...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
December 6, 2008
CenterPoint Energy files for rate increase
CenterPoint Energy recently filed an application with the Minnesota Public Utility Commission (MPUC) to change the company's natural gas distribution rates. If approved, the new rates will increase the average residential customer's bill by about 6 percent or $5.50 per month. "CenterPoint...
December 6, 2008 - 12:00am