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Child who fell through ice near Alexandria dies
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Sheriff deputy’s wife suing county for canine dog’s attack on child
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MN legislature talks Sunday liquor sales
Gas prices take big dip in Minnesota
Microsoft Dynamics Lunch ‘n Learn set
The Lodge receives Chairman’s Award
Good named partner at Pemberton Law
Crisis Center to hold annual banquet
MSUM hosting trio of authors at on-campus events April 13
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Egg decorating class Tuesday at NYM center
Long Lake Theater season starts June 10
Foundations have big impact
Needed: Crash course in open records
Letter: Some lake officials push back against ‘aggressive’ DNR stocking of muskie
Question was a deal-breaker
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December 13, 2014
ND oil boom a big MN political topic
It is hard to talk long to any Minnesota official without hearing about North Dakota. The reason? Oil that is, black gold, Bakken tea. The first thing you know, old North Dakota’s a billionaire. All that money has Minnesota politicians envious and concerned. From Gov. Mark...
December 13, 2014 - 11:00am
December 11, 2014
Minnesotans should keep propane tanks above one-quarter full in winter
In Minnesota, being prepared for winter is always a necessity. The Minnesota Department of Commerce reminds Minnesotans who depend on propane and fuel oil for heat, to watch fuel tank levels and call your supplier before your tank goes below one quarter full. “Planning ahead...
December 11, 2014 - 1:30pm
How low can they go? Gas prices dip 8 cents
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 8.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.56/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 6.7 cents per gallon in the...
business / business briefs
December 11, 2014 - 1:00pm
Energy leaders hope polar vortex stays north
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota is one polar vortex away from a winter energy crisis. With a warm-up predicted for coming days, bitter cold may be a memory, but experts say propane and wood for heating and coal for generating electricity could be in short supply if this winter begins to...
December 11, 2014 - 8:02am
December 5, 2014
Operations down after fire starts at power plant
No one was hurt at Coyote Station near Beulah after a major mechanical failure caused a fire at the power plant Thursday morning. According to a statement by Otter Tail Power Company, one of the power plant’s turbine-driven boiler pumps had a major mechanical failure at about...
December 5, 2014 - 1:55pm
December 4, 2014
Year-to-year, MN gas prices down 42 cents
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 2.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.66/gallon on Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.1 cents per gallon...
business / business briefs
December 4, 2014 - 11:00am
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
November 27, 2014
Giving thanks for low gas prices this year
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 7.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.72/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 4.9 cents per gallon in the...
November 27, 2014 - 11:30am
November 20, 2014
MN gas prices take significant dip...again
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 8.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.83/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.7 cents per gallon in the...
business / business briefs
November 20, 2014 - 12:00pm
Ulteig engineering grabs top wind industry award
Windpower Engineering & Development Magazine recently published its fourth annual list of wind industry leaders, and Ulteig made its debut appearance as the top firm in the Support Services category. Ulteig was selected by magazine subscribers from a group of more than two...
November 20, 2014 - 9:30am
November 18, 2014
Keystone XL pipeline bill dies in Senate
A bill to force approval of the Keystone XL pipeline failed in the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, sparing President Barack Obama from an expected veto of legislation that several fellow Democrats supported. The measure fell just short of the 60 votes needed for passage, despite frantic last-minute...
November 18, 2014 - 8:51pm
U.S. Senate heads for vote on Keystone XL pipeline
Backers of the Keystone XL oil pipeline hope a vote in the U.S. Senate late on Tuesday will send a bill clearing the way for the controversial project to President Barack Obama. With the chamber apparently one vote short of ensuring the bill could overcome procedural obstacles, supporters...
November 18, 2014 - 10:15am
November 14, 2014
U.S. House passes Keystone bill, but Senate prospects are unclear
The Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives approved the Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, but a similar measure struggled to get enough support...
November 14, 2014 - 2:58pm
For second time in a year, two trains derail near Casselton; Cass sheriff demands answers
CASSELTON, N.D. – The Cass County Sheriff demanded answers Thursday after two BNSF Railway trains derailed just west of here for the second time in under a year. “We deserve some answers and I don’t think any of us want to hear anymore that this is a coincidence,” Sheriff...
November 14, 2014 - 11:47am
November 13, 2014
Environmental groups, tribe file challenge to pipeline from Canada
DULUTH, Minn. -- Environmental groups on Wednesday filed a legal challenge to the U.S. State Department’s approval of a major increase of...
November 13, 2014 - 8:45am