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Category 5 hurricanes have hit 6 land areas dead-on in 2017, more than ever before
Likely cougar caught on camera in southern Minnesota
McCain says he will vote 'no' for GOP health-care bill, dealing major blow to repeal effort
A short history of 'dotard,' the arcane insult Kim Jong Un used in his threat against Trump
Woman badly injured when car strikes horse in roadway
NFL vows 'vigorous' fight against Aaron Hernandez CTE lawsuit
AUTO RACING: Paul Bunyan Stampede postponed
Vikings QB Bradford to miss second straight game
Injured Vikings QB Sam Bradford expected to miss second straight game
Youth soccer event set for Saturday
Warren Donald Dufseth
Melvin "Pat" Gilstad
William James Sliney
Pearl Rose (Eldridge) Keenan
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
ART LEE COLUMN: The most significant event of our time
SUE BRUNS COLUMN: You don't have to go far to see something new
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
Landing a lunker: Gallery North celebrates new location with mural
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Making a correct call on the Becida Barred Owl
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mathews has done a great job for our city
March 6, 2017
COMMENTARY: Winona LaDuke: Happy anniversary, Minnesota: Largest inland oil spill in U.S. was in March 3, 1991
Most Minnesotans don't realize that we boast the largest inland oil spill in U.S. history. On March 3, 1991, the Line 3 pipeline ruptured near...
March 6, 2017 - 6:00pm
March 2, 2017
Pipeline meeting expected to draw large crowd to Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- A U.S. Department of State meeting in Bemidji meant to allow public comment on a proposed oil pipeline expansion may draw activists...
March 2, 2017 - 6:45pm
February 23, 2017
UPDATED: Bemidji police investigating shots fired at Enbridge building, no one hurt
BEMIDJI -- Police are investigating after shots were fired at the front door and windows of the Enbridge’s Bemidji office. According to a news...
February 23, 2017 - 6:59pm
February 21, 2017
Shut Enbridge pipeline to be drained for several days after leak
CALGARY, Alberta—Part of the shut Enbridge Inc 2A pipeline will need to be drained for several days, Canada's National Energy Board said...
February 21, 2017 - 4:08pm
January 11, 2017
Enbridge may face tough legal battle in Wis. to keep 60-year-old pipeline running
CALGARY, Alberta—Enbridge Inc. may be set for a bruising legal battle in Wisconsin after a Native American tribe voted against renewing...
January 11, 2017 - 10:54am
January 6, 2017
Bad River Band wants Enbridge pipeline off reservation
ODANAH, Wis. — The Bad River Tribal Council has taken formal action to kick the Enbridge Energy Line 5 pipeline off reservation land. The band government voted to not renew easement rights of way for the pipeline that runs from Superior east across Michigan. The band also called...
January 6, 2017 - 4:04pm
January 5, 2017
Questions and answers on Line 3 project
CASS LAKE—Concerned community members gathered Wednesday to discuss the proposed replacement of Line 3 an oil pipeline owned by energy company Enbridge. The informal meeting, held by the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe and the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe, was the first of four and was...
January 5, 2017 - 9:26am
December 30, 2016
Tribal meetings focused on Line 3 announced
CASS LAKE -- The Leech Lake Tribe in coordination with the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe will hold a meeting to gather concerns of tribal members regarding Enbridge pipelines on the Leech Lake reservation and the 1855 treaty territory from 5 to 9 p.m. Jan. 4 at the Facility Center in Cass...
December 30, 2016 - 8:05am
December 24, 2016
COMMENTARY: Enbridge meeting coverage lacking in context
I'm writing in response to the Bemidji Pioneer's coverage of an Enbridge event on Dec. 13 ("'You couldn't hear, you couldn't sit') to provide additional perspective of events that evening. While it is true that activists were asked to leave the event following disruptive outbursts,...
December 24, 2016 - 6:45pm
Enbridge stalls on Dakota Access purchase
DULUTH — Enbridge is giving itself some breathing room before closing on a deal to buy a stake in the contentious and stalled Dakota Access pipeline. Enbridge Energy Partners L.P. and its joint venture partner Marathon Petroleum Corp. now have until March 31 to back out of the deal,...
December 24, 2016 - 12:59pm
December 21, 2016
Attorney for anti-pipeline activists argues for dismissal
BAGLEY -- Two Washington state women accused of tampering with Enbridge pipeline valves will return to Minnesota to give testimony regarding a motion to dismiss the charges.
December 21, 2016 - 5:26pm
December 14, 2016
Line 3 meeting in Clearbrook cancelled
CLEARBROOK -- An Enbridge-hosted meeting in Clearbrook, Minn., set for Wednesday has been cancelled after a similar meeting in Bemidji Tuesday...
December 14, 2016 - 2:44pm
December 13, 2016
'You couldn't hear, you couldn't sit': Activists asked to leave Enbridge meeting Tuesday night (W/ VIDEO)
BEMIDJI—A community meeting hosted by energy company Enbridge quickly dissolved Tuesday after a Bemidji police officer asked environmental...
December 13, 2016 - 9:10pm
December 8, 2016
$1 million in environmental grants available
BEMIDJI—Applications are now being accepted for $1 million in environmental grants for organizations within Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin that work to protect and restore the natural environment. Enbridge recently announced the continuation of the Ecofootprint Grant...
December 8, 2016 - 6:00am
December 5, 2016
Enbridge confident in pipeline project after Dakota Access decision
Enbridge Energy Partners is confident that a replacement of an oil pipeline that cuts across northern Minnesota will be completed, despite recent...
December 5, 2016 - 11:54am