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Faith Hensrud: Moving forward at BSU and NTC with a focus on student success
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August 23, 2014
Enbridge awards grant to Beltrami County Emergency Management
Beltrami County Emergency Management recently received a $1,000 grant from Enbridge as part of the Enbridge Safe Community Program. The grant...
August 23, 2014 - 10:14pm
August 8, 2014
Sandpiper hearing does little to clear up pipeline’s future
By Robb Jeffries Forum News Service ST. PAUL -- The proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline project got more complex Thursday as the Minnesota...
August 8, 2014 - 10:47am
July 26, 2014
Protest on the lake: Group holds rally in opposition to proposed pipeline
BEMIDJI -- An environmental group took to the water Friday to protest a proposed oil pipeline in northern Minnesota. About 20 members of Honor...
July 26, 2014 - 12:17am
July 24, 2014
Canoe protest against Sandpiper line planned for Friday in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Environmentalist group Honor the Earth will hold a canoe rally Friday in Bemidji against the proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline. The protest and media event is planned to begin at 5 p.m. at the Lake Bemidji waterfront near the Paul and Babe statues, a release from the group...
July 24, 2014 - 2:19pm
June 7, 2014
Crossroads of crude: Clearbrook terminal key component in Enbridge’s Minnesota plans
CLEARBROOK -- Just a few hundred yards southeast of the small town of Clearbrook stands a grouping of huge, white, silo-like structures. Silos,...
June 7, 2014 - 11:39pm
March 26, 2014
Friends of the Headwaters wants Sandpiper route out of lakes country
Sarah Smith Forum News Service PARK RAPIDS — The group Friends of the Headwaters is taking a two-pronged approach to the Sandpiper Pipeline set to be built through part of Hubbard County. Foremost, the group wants the pipeline moved out of Minnesota’s pristine lakes country,...
March 26, 2014 - 1:18am
March 18, 2014
Public hearings set this week on Enbridge pipeline expansion
By John Myers Forum News Service The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission is holding public hearings this week on the second phase of a proposed expansion of the Enbridge Energy Alberta Clipper Pipeline. Part of a $1.2 billion expansion project for the line, the...
March 18, 2014 - 9:32am
August 30, 2013
Beltrami County won’t see additional tax dollars with proposed Sandpiper route
BEMIDJI -- Beltrami County makes about $900,000 off of Enbridge Energy each year, but no more funds will be funneling into county coffers if...
August 30, 2013 - 7:42pm
June 26, 2013
Environmental group leads tour to area oil sites
BEMIDJI — The protest over the handful of acres of Red Lake Indian Reservation land is catching environmental activists’ eyes across the...
June 26, 2013 - 10:53pm
May 8, 2013
Oil pipeline from North Dakota to northwest Minnesota restarted after leaks
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Enbridge Inc. has resumed shipping crude oil through a pipeline between western North Dakota and northern Minnesota after two shutdowns within a week due to leaks. Spokeswoman Katie Haarsager says about 10 gallons leaked between Knox and York in Benson...
May 8, 2013 - 9:31am
March 16, 2010
Pipeline complete; Canadian crude on its way
On March 3, with no fanfare, two welders sparked a torch and linked two pieces of pipe in Superior, the final touch in the 1,000-mile Alberta...
March 16, 2010 - 12:00am
With no expansion, Superior refinery doesn't need new oil source
While the new Alberta Clipper pipeline technically ends in Superior, the Murphy Oil refinery there doesn't need and really can't use any of the new oil moving south from Canada. Dave Podratz, Superior refinery manager for Murphy Oil USA, said existing pipelines bring his refinery...
March 16, 2010 - 12:00am
July 30, 2009
Alberta Clipper Pipeline: Protesters state their case
"Take your $10 million & clean up your mess." "You suckered us enough En-bridge." Protesters set up these and about a dozen other signs along Bemidji Avenue Wednesday afternoon. Their goal is to stop Enbridge Energy from completing the Alberta Clipper pipeline to carry diluent, a...
July 30, 2009 - 12:00am
June 29, 2009
Tribal dissidents fighting Enbridge oil pipeline in northern Minnesota
Saying the environmental damage to their native brothers' land in Canada is too great, tribal dissidents on two Minnesota Indian reservations are battling a major new oil pipeline across northern Minnesota. Members of both the Fond du Lac and Leech Lake bands of Ojibwe are starting...
June 29, 2009 - 11:33am
May 7, 2009
Some American Indians promise pipeline fight
ST. PAUL -- Some American Indians threaten to stop efforts to build a pair of northern Minnesota oil pipelines. American Indian activist Clyde...
May 7, 2009 - 12:00am