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Turning back the pages
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Carhartt store opens in DL despite construction
Essentia DL receives stroke education fund
Minnesota gains 7,800 jobs in March
Gas prices jump up in Minnesota this week
Small bump up in gas prices throughout MN
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Keeping Music Live grants available for Minnesota artists
Bluestem announces 2015 summer lineup
Summer theater begins June 2 at MSU-Moorhead
Letter: Four-way stop at Frazee and Washington a delight
Working to meet a healthy community’s needs
Letter: Come up with hotel plan so Detroit Lake stays clean
Letter: Go vegan to reduce fossil fuel dependence
Letter: Thanks for GAR Park re-dedication
Prairie chicken show exceeds expectations
Unpredictable spring weather slows the bite
Eastern bluebirds among the favorites of bird enthusiasts
Go take a hike
Wild turkey hunters in five counties asked to help with avian influenza surveillance
Spring Laker Book
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January 28, 2015
Enbridge project director: Pipeline plan could be in jeopardy
ST. PAUL -- Regardless of environmental feasibility, the Sandpiper pipeline project might not happen if the originally proposed route is not followed. Paul Eberth, Sandpiper’s project manager, testified Tuesday at an evidentiary hearing for the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission...
January 28, 2015 - 9:30am
December 4, 2014
Enbridge paves the way for another pipeline project
CLEARBROOK, Minn. -- Representatives from Canadian oil company Enbridge Energy met with residents in Clearbrook on Wednesday, the first in a...
December 4, 2014 - 8:46am
October 1, 2014
Enbridge delays proposed Sandpiper completion
DULUTH -- Enbridge Energy Inc. on Tuesday said its proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline between western North Dakota and Superior, Wis., won’t be completed until 2017, about a year behind the company’s original estimate. Enbridge announced the delay in a filing with the federal...
October 1, 2014 - 8:11am
August 30, 2014
Demonstration: Honor the Earth rallies at Enbridge offices
An environmental group opposed to the proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline held a rally Thursday at the Bemidji offices of the energy company planning to operate the pipeline. Honor the Earth, opposed to the multibillion-dollar pipeline proposed by Calgary-based Enbridge Energy, held...
August 30, 2014 - 1:30pm
August 7, 2014
Honor the Earth keeps up pressure on pipeline route
Honor the Earth, a group calling for rerouting Enbridge Energy’s proposed Sandpiper pipeline away from northern Minnesota, brought its outreach events to Brainerd on Thursday. The group waved signs just west of the Washington Street bridge stating its opposition to the 616-mile...
August 7, 2014 - 3:30pm
Hearing today on Sandpiper pipeline
ST.PAUL - The route for the controversial Sandpiper oil pipeline will be discussed today at a hearing before the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission. The Enbridge pipeline project would transport oil from near Tioga in western North Dakota more than 600 miles to an Enbridge terminal...
August 7, 2014 - 9:45am
May 30, 2014
Citizens group proposes alternative routes for Sandpiper pipeline
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- A citizens group seeking to protect the region’s natural resources has come up with two alternative routes for Enbridge Corp.’s proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline. The group, Friends of the Headwaters, has submitted the plans to the Minnesota Public Utilities...
May 30, 2014 - 7:45am
Review Sandpiper pipeline corridor
Enbridge’s proposal to route its Sandpiper pipeline through the Mississippi headwaters region of Minnesota has sparked intense opposition from environmental and American Indian groups. It also has generated a proposed alternative that has merit. The Sandpiper pipeline is designed...
opinion / other opinions
April 30, 2014 - 5:00pm
April 18, 2014
Indian environmentalists battle Sandpiper pipeline
ST. PAUL -- An American Indian environmental group led by nationally known Winona LaDuke is fighting a northern Minnesota oil pipeline. Honor the Earth officials say the Sandpiper pipeline is planned to go near or through some of the most environmentally fragile areas of the state,...
April 18, 2014 - 8:17am
November 12, 2013
Enbridge may move part of pipeline route
DULUTH -- Enbridge Energy officials said Tuesday that they want to drop part of a proposed new pipeline route in Carlton County that had farmers and rural residents upset. Company officials said they will ask the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission to consider a revised route...
November 12, 2013 - 9:00pm