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July 14, 2017
Honor the Earth kicks off Love Water Not Oil tour
PARK RAPIDS—For the fifth year, activists with Minnesota environmentalist group Honor the Earth will tour the state—and, for the...
July 14, 2017 - 7:10pm
July 11, 2017
OTHER VIEWS: Comments ending; pipeline fight accelerating
There's plenty of opposition to Enbridge's Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project across northern Minnesota. Impassioned opposition. Ready-to-take-a-stand opposition. The sort of opposition seen last year over the Dakota Access pipeline in North Dakota perhaps.
July 11, 2017 - 11:32am
July 7, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Trump biofuel decision draws mixed reaction
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans in Congress generally applauded the Trump administration's announcement about the amount of biofuels that must be...
July 7, 2017 - 1:33pm
July 6, 2017
No Dakota-type Minnesota pipeline protest - yet; replacement pipeline going through environmental study
ST. PAUL—A controversial northern Minnesota oil pipeline is not about to become the site of a protest like that seen for months in North...
July 6, 2017 - 9:45pm
June 30, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A moral reflection on the Line 3 proposal
Let's reflect on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) from the state Department of Commerce regarding a request for a Certificate...
June 30, 2017 - 8:00am
June 26, 2017
Minn. counties prepare for the worst over tax mistake that could cost them millions
POLK COUNTY, Minn.—A big oil company says they're owed millions and millions of dollars and it could be up to local counties to make it right....
June 26, 2017 - 8:36am
June 22, 2017
For and against: 200 attend public meeting on Line 3 oil pipeline project
BEMIDJI -- Two weeks of public meetings on Enbridge’s proposed Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project wrapped up Thursday with a well-attended...
June 22, 2017 - 9:07pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Enbridge's Line 3 plan is not the only option
Bemidji residents should attend the state's public meeting on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed Line 3 oil pipeline at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Sanford Center. However, be warned that the DEIS is not designed to inform a rational, science-based policy decision....
June 22, 2017 - 10:22am
June 20, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Getting the whole story helps us see the big picture
This is in response to the recent Pioneer article concerning the University of Minnesota Duluth economic report on the Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline and Jim Lucachick's letter to the editor (June 17). When reviewing the actual U of M Duluth document it appears little consideration...
June 20, 2017 - 8:50am
June 10, 2017
Meeting on Line 3 project draws crowd
BRAINERD — A large crowd filled the cafeteria at Central Lakes College Thursday night to share views on a proposed oil pipeline replacement...
June 10, 2017 - 4:53pm
June 7, 2017
Pros and cons: Line 3 meetings continue in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE -- A group of concerned citizens, Enbridge Energy employees and Minnesota Department of Commerce representatives gathered in Cass Lake...
June 7, 2017 - 9:00pm
May 28, 2017
Enbridge Environmental Stewardship grants announced
Enbridge recently announced the recipients of the 2017 Ecofootprint Grant Program. This year, the program will provide $1.1 million in funding to help protect and restore the natural environment in communities in Minnesota, Wisconsin and North Dakota, along the Line 3 Replacement...
May 28, 2017 - 2:00pm
May 15, 2017
Environmental review released on proposed northern Minnesota pipeline replacement project
ST. PAUL.—Minnesota regulators on Monday released the long-awaited environmental review of Enbridge's Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project, kicking off months of public meetings and comments on the proposed line and the new route it would take across northern Minnesota....
May 15, 2017 - 9:17pm
May 12, 2017
Residents look to join environmental groups in Enbridge dispute
DULUTH — Twenty northern Minnesota residents and tribal members will try to join environmental groups as parties directly impacted by...
May 12, 2017 - 9:10am
April 28, 2017
Next battleground: An aging Great Lakes pipeline stirs new protest
CALGARY, Alberta - The growing protest movement against U.S. oil and gas pipelines has so far focused on stopping or delaying new construction,...
April 28, 2017 - 10:27am