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Three car accident closes Highway 34
Man sentenced to 20 years for attempted murder
Camp dedicated to military kids
Weather Alerts: Blizzard Watch Monday Night and Tuesday
Aaron's Weather Talk: March
Intense state final caps Huwe’s wrestling season
Laker duo ready to enjoy state swimming and diving meet
Tuesday night's girls playoff game postponed
Lucky Leprechaun 5K Fun Run March 14
Olson, Freeman qualify for state swimming and diving meet
Perham man pens new book series
20 suggested uses for essential oils today
Tuesday Matters: Everyday Talking
Monday Matters: Everyday I Should
Turning back the pages
Friends & Neighbors
Arctic Cat acquires riding gear company
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
Letter: Congress should protect Minnesota’s waterways
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
Take a trip for early open water fishing
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
Severe Weather Announcements (12)
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
November 11, 2014
Fire forces temporary oil refinery evacuation; no injuries reported
ST. PAUL PARK, Minn. -- A tower fire forced a temporary evacuation Tuesday at Northern Tier Energy’s oil refinery in St. Paul Park. The fire was contained inside a vessel that was down for maintenance, and no injuries were reported, said Northern Tier spokesman Paul Anderson....
November 11, 2014 - 4:20pm
October 31, 2014
Enbridge denied request to not explore alternate pipeline routes
ST. PAUL -- The Sandpiper pipeline will remain in limbo until the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission can review all outstanding petitions, the body decided Thursday. The commission denied a motion by the North Dakota Pipeline Co., a subsidiary of Canada-based Enbridge, to reconsider...
October 31, 2014 - 8:29am
October 30, 2014
Gas prices continue to ‘tank’, but not for long
The U.S. average price of gasoline ($3.03/gal) continues its slide to levels last seen in December 2010, and currently, more than one-half of the nation’s gas stations offer regular gasoline at prices below $3 per gallon. GasBuddy reports that of more than 133,000 gas stations...
business / business briefs
October 30, 2014 - 10:30am