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Minnesota Power adding wind turbines in N.D.

DULUTH -- Minnesota Power is increasing the amount of electricity it generates using wind power.

The Duluth-based utility on Thursday announced plans to build a $345 million, 200-megawatt expansion of its Bison wind project in North Dakota.

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Jeff Holmquist
Jeff Holmquist has been managing editor of the New Richmond News since 2004. He holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and business administration from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. He has previously worked as editor in Wadena, Minn.; Detroit Lakes, Minn.; Hutchinson, Minn.; and Bloomington, Minn. He also was previously owner of the Osceola Sun, Stillwater Courier and Scandia Messenger along with his wife. Together they previously founded and published The Old Times newspaper for antiques and collectibles collectors; and Up!, a Christian magazine of hope and encouragement.
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