Lindstrom News


10/20/2018 03:26 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Solar developers worry incentive change will cap projects 

Minnesota solar developers say changes to an Xcel Energy incentive program could end up discouraging businesses from installing larger systems. Xcel's Solar Rewards program, which pays participants for every kilowatt hour generated, had been limited to projects up to 20 kW capacity and mostly used by residential and small business customers.


10/20/2018 07:35 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Winner winner... maybe not, Chisago City is the place to be for Halloween 

And, how sad I was to be saying goodbye to the newspaper business and all of the great friends I have made. I was going to go on and on about how the money wouldn't change me.


10/20/2018 03:36 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Gene Zimmerman 

Gene Zimmerman was called home by his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on October 10, 2018. Gene Zimmerman was born on January 12, 1925 in Eau Claire, WI to John and Emma Zimmerman.


10/11/2018 10:03 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Event celebrated Chisago County's role as solar capital of Minnesota 

Over 100 people were at the Chisago Lakes High School Performing Arts Center in Lindstrom Thursday, October 4, as solar energy took center stage at the Chisago Lakes High School Performing Arts Center in a celebration of the county's role as the Solar Energy Capital of Minnesota. The 100MW North Star Solar installation is Minnesota's largest, and produces enough electricity to power about 20,000 homes.


10/04/2018 06:01 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Homecoming week at Chisago Lakes, welcome to the Lindstrom Brickyard 

This is a big week in Chisago Lakes. It's homecoming week which means you will most definitely see kids dressed in all sorts of costumes since they have a different theme every day.


09/28/2018 05:14 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Interim appointee seated; annexations done 

A number of small tracts that have been an island of township within Lindstrom city limits, were brought into the city last week, as residents protested. The lots are northwest of the new Rose Hill senior housing project, being built at the top of South Lindstrom Lake.


09/28/2018 01:05 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Lindstrom's landscape is changing, please donate your winter clothing 

The Lindstrom City Council met on Tuesday to consider once again on the Dinnerbel site for a potential 92 unit apartment building. They have multiple times asked for your opinion and you have come out in droves to express your feelings.


09/28/2018 01:05 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Lindstrom Overlook project moves ahead 

The Lindstrom City Council met September 25 for yet another Northland Properties proposal for a large-scale apartment building. The proposed site of the now reduced to 92 apartments is where the Dinnerbel Restaurant stands.