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Finding workers in southwestern Minnesota an economic challenge as need for diversity in workforce grows
Is the deer duel in St. Paul over? Chronic wasting disease unites DNR, Board of Animal Health
Cost an obstacle for body camera usage in Fargo-Moorhead area
White Earth Reservation receives state grant to fight 'food desert' problem with food truck
Tales from the 'Trailer Park': Randy and Mr. Lahey of the ‘Trailer Park Boys’ come to Bemidji
Brian Murphy: Case Keenum's career day lets Vikings fans breathe easy
Vikings best Tampa Bay 34-17
GOLF: Thomas wins $10 million bonus as FedExCup champion
NASCAR: Kyle Busch wins ISM Connect 300 in New Hampshire
SHIPLEY: In show of unity, Vikings stand together on anthem issue
David W. O'Brien
James E. Daman
Raymond Jon Kraskey
Richard "Dick" Greenwood
PATT RALL COLUMN: Louie did not go gentle into that good night: Remembering Louis Marchand
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Schools need all of our help for 100 percent grad rate
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?"
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
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
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
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: When is a police shooting justified?
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
June 16, 2017
Environmental justice factored into judge's decision on DAPL
BISMARCK — When considering who would be affected by the Dakota Access Pipeline, the federal government focused on two predominantly white...
June 16, 2017 - 6:56pm
June 12, 2017
Mountain Iron solar company among last in Minnesota
MOUNTAIN IRON, Minn. — Martin Pochtaruk is trying to succeed where few others have — making solar panels in North America and making money doing it. U.S. and Canadian photovoltaic panel makers have dropped in recent months like flowers wilting in the sun. Mountain Iron's...
June 12, 2017 - 6:00am
June 5, 2017
Big oil and small towns are seeing new rewards from an old production technique
HOBBS, New Mexico - Amid the frenetic activity of American shale oilfields recovering from a two-year recession sit a handful of oil towns that...
June 5, 2017 - 6:49am
June 2, 2017
How 'the energy capital of the nation' regained its power in the Trump era
GILLETTE, Wyo. - The resurrected feeling of American possibility came not from pontificating TV pundits or a radio host in a studio miles away....
June 2, 2017 - 10:31am
May 31, 2017
Complaints against Dakota Access Pipeline to be investigated
BISMARCK — Dakota Access LLC officials will meet with state regulators this summer over two complaints lodged against the company for alleged...
May 31, 2017 - 11:19pm
May 23, 2017
Trump proposes sharp cuts at Interior Department while pushing for more drilling on public lands
The White House wants to cut the Interior Department budget by about 12 percent as the Trump administration shifts the agency's focus toward...
May 23, 2017 - 5:50pm
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 14, 2017
Duluth-based Allete thrives as it renews focus on all things energy
A wide swath of Minnesotans interact with a homegrown, billion-dollar business every day — without leaving the house, without turning...
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am
May 10, 2017
84-gallon spill reported on Dakota Access Pipeline in northern SD
TULARE, S.D.—An estimated 84 gallons of crude oil spilled at a Dakota Access Pipeline pump station in South Dakota last month, an incident...
May 10, 2017 - 5:25pm
May 2, 2017
Conflicting questions arise at meeting over proposed new refinery on edge of national park
BELFIELD, N.D. —The Belfield Theatre didn't have a movie playing on Tuesday night, but the room was still filled with people drinking soda...
May 2, 2017 - 10:05pm
April 28, 2017
U.S. pipeline regulator raises penalties for safety violations
HOUSTON - The U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) on Friday said it increased the maximum civil penalties that...
April 28, 2017 - 2:28pm
April 19, 2017
Minnesota wind power expands
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans who like neat hair may not like it, but the state blessed with strong winds is saving money by using it to create...
April 19, 2017 - 5:52pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Our sustainable energy future
Burning fossil fuels takes the remains of lifeforms that died millions of years ago and releases the heat energy, carbon dioxide (CO2) and pollution...
April 19, 2017 - 6:10am
April 5, 2017
President Trump declares end to 'war on coal,' but utilities aren't listening
WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK - When President Donald Trump signed an executive order last week to sweep away Obama-era climate change regulations,...
April 5, 2017 - 2:59pm
March 24, 2017
Pipeline opponents vow fight as Trump approves Keystone XL
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump announced Friday the United States has issued a presidential permit for the Keystone XL Pipeline,...
March 24, 2017 - 1:39pm