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Judges: Utilities allowed to pass along extra storm costs

May. 25, 2022 13:01 PM EDT

Two administrative law judges say Minnesota natural gas utilities should be allowed to pass on an extra $660 million in costs related to storm damage to their customers. The state Department of Commerce and Attorney General’s Office allege the utilities made critical mistakes in...

Late spring Colorado snowstorm knocks out power for 210,000

May. 21, 2022 22:07 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — A late spring Colorado snowstorm dumped several inches in the Denver metro area Saturday and knocked out electricity for about 210,000 customers, officials said. The wet snow weighed down tree branches and sent them toppling onto power lines, the KUSA television...

Lawsuit alleges power line sparked Colorado wildfire

Apr. 01, 2022 13:59 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The first lawsuit filed in connection with a wildfire that destroyed over 1,000 homes and other buildings in suburban Denver claims that sparks from a power line started December's blaze. The lawsuit filed Thursday against Xcel Energy says that its power lines and...

Roman Josi gets 2 goals for Predators in 6-2 win over Wild

Mar. 13, 2022 23:49 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Roman Josi scored twice to establish a career high with 17 goals for the season, leading the Nashville Predators past Minnesota 6-2 on Sunday night to spoil the start of a franchise-record nine-game homestand for the Wild. “The best defenseman in the...

Fiala gets 2 goals to help Wild halt slide, beat Rangers 5-2

Mar. 08, 2022 23:50 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — With the Minnesota Wild mired in a severe slump, players might have preferred a mental break. They asked for an intense practice instead of a day off. The result was a much-needed win. Kevin Fiala scored twice in the second period to help the...