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Debate over Line 3: Economic and environmental concerns discussed at state hearing
11 classes at Bemidji Area Schools exceed recommended size
Beltrami County Commissioners review Eelpout Fest application
'We have a right as humans to be free': Civil rights icon John Lewis shares his story of struggle with F-M students
Minnesota Governor's Residence to be lit blue for Somali victims
UMD hockey notebook: Deery bounces back in goal
CROSS COUNTRY: Hamrin makes herself at home as girls take 3rd, boys 2nd at Bemidji Invite
FOOTBALL: Jacks to host St. Cloud Tech in regular season finale
WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Langei named WCHA Rookie of the Week
SOCCER: Jacks advance after ‘emotional roller coaster’ win
Isabel (Perkins) Knudson
Pearl Dorothy Ledin
Gilbert D. Bahr
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time for a little night fishing
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Otto praised for clean energy plan
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
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 6, 2017
Line 3 public meetings open near Bagley
BAGLEY—The first in a series of 20-plus public meetings on Enbridge Energy's proposed Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project came Tuesday...
June 6, 2017 - 7:55pm
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
October 26, 2016
Jesse Jackson joins pipeline protest effort, FAA issues ‘no-fly’ restriction
MORTON COUNTY, N.D. — Civil rights activist and Rainbow PUSH Coalition founder, Rev. Jesse Jackson, is joining the effort to stop the Dakota...
October 26, 2016 - 1:30pm
October 12, 2016
Pipeline activists charged with felonies
BAGLEY, Minn. – Two activists who tampered with Enbridge pipeline valves in solidarity with Dakota Access Pipeline opponents have been charged...
October 12, 2016 - 6:19pm
October 10, 2016
Appeals court rejects request to stop Dakota Access Pipeline work
WASHINGTON – A federal appeals court in Washington, D.C., has dealt a loss to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and its fight to block construction...
October 10, 2016 - 9:54am
September 20, 2016
Standing Rock chairman asks U.N. commission to oppose Dakota Access Pipeline
BISMARCK – Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Chairman Dave Archambault II on Tuesday, Sept. 20, brought the fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline to Geneva, Switzerland, asking members of the United Nations Human Rights Commission to condemn “the deliberate destruction of our sacred...
September 20, 2016 - 1:07pm
August 3, 2016
Sandpiper future unclear after Enbridge buys into Dakota Access pipeline
Enbridge and Marathon Petroleum announced this week plans to acquire a portion of the Dakota Access Pipeline in a deal that would leave Enbridge’s Sandpiper Pipeline without a major customer. Enbridge Energy Partners and Marathon Petroleum Corp. have entered into a joint venture...
August 3, 2016 - 7:20pm
February 27, 2016
Anti-pipeline protesters interrupt Dayton's speech at water summit
ST. PAUL -- Anti-pipeline protesters interrupted Gov. Mark Dayton Saturday as he spoke to more than 800 Minnesotans at a summit about how to...
February 27, 2016 - 8:37pm
January 13, 2016
Regulators attempt to streamline Sandpiper proceedings
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on Monday sided with Enbridge Energy and rejoined the need and route permit proceedings for the proposed Sandpiper Pipeline after previously splitting them up. The commission also authorized an environmental study of the project....
January 13, 2016 - 9:35am
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
February 12, 2014
Letter: We need to slow down on oil pipeline plans
Minnesota is a water-rich state and we fortunately have some wild lands left which, in an economic sense, are the goose that lays the golden egg. We are jeopardizing these treasures at an alarming rate. Minnesota is being crisscrossed by oil pipelines. Enbridge is moving ahead with...
February 12, 2014 - 11:31pm