North St. Paul’s turbine is a smaller turbine than commonly used on wind farms, but it has the capability to produce about 160 kilowatts of energy in each hour, which is enough to power about 60 to 80 homes.
North St. Paul offers residents a new way to support renewable energy
Bruce Fisher, a board member for the North St. Paul Historical Society, explained that one of the buildings was parallel to the Soo Line railroad tracks and had the railcars go right into the building to make loading and unloading easier. The tracks are still there today, although they can’t be seen because they have been paved over.
Standard Conveyor is long gone, but memories remain
The show choir performance concluded the Northern Lights Showcase. In its 5th year, the showcase included a talent show, refreshments and silent auction with 280 items. Five energetic songs were part of this year’s theme “Money Can’t Buy You Happiness.”.
Ben checks out the recycled milk jug igloo while his brother Michael watches all the action going on at Christ Lutheran School’s Winter Fun Fest Jan. 28. Winter-themed activities for preschoolers also included obstacle course, ice fishing center, and more.