Motorists travelling Interstate 94 through Monticello will encounter lane closures, work crews, heavy equipment and possible slow traffic as both directions of the road are reduced to a single lane during non-rush hours beginning Monday, April 14. The lane closures will occur overnight seven days per week, the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) stated in [...]
Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) officials had a clear message for Xcel Energy officials Monday night during a 2013 end-of-cycle assessment meeting involving the Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant. Regulators told the utility to reverse a recent trend of degraded performance at the 43-year-old plant.
The start of the three-season Monticello Interstate 94 reconstruction project will be delayed until April 14 because of recently discovered frost conditions, the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) recently reported.
Daryl R. Fischbach, 67, Monticello died Sunday June 23, 2013 at North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale. Visitation will be Thursday June 27 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at St. Henry’s Catholic Church, 1001 East Seventh Street, Monticello. Further visitation will be Friday one hour prior to the funeral at the church. Mass of [...]
The Minnesota Department of Public Safety, along with other state and county agencies, will respond to a simulated Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant emergency Tuesday. The June 11 exercise will test the capabilities of all responsible agencies to take decisive action in the event of an emergency at the Monticello-based nuclear generating plant. Residents in areas [...]