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Paul Manafort to be sentenced Feb. 8 in federal court in Virginia
Mnuchin still plans to attend a Saudi event despite outrage over Khashoggi case
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Fishers: The mysterious Minnesota mammals
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Known deer disease EHD discovered in southeast Minnesota
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
Minnesota promoter, innovator among 2019 inductees into Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Fishers: The mysterious Minnesota mammals
Western Minn. harvest kicks into gear after long rain delay
Burger King’s new ‘Nightmare King’ burger will actually give you nightmares, scientists say
State jobless rate drops to 2.8 percent in September
American Crystal Sugar among businesses cited for pollution
Ashby co-op members authorize board to sell
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: When candidates coming knocking, we need to ask questions
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October 16, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Trial could have sent clear message to activists
On Tuesday, Judge Robert Tiffany dismissed a case that was filed against Seattle-area activists accused of illegally accessing an Enbridge pipeline...
October 16, 2018 - 12:18pm
October 9, 2018
Lakeland PBS to host clean energy events
BEMIDJI—Back-to-back clean energy events will take place Thursday, Oct. 11, at Lakeland PBS in Bemidji. The afternoon event will offer...
October 9, 2018 - 5:51pm
September 30, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We need petroleum for nearly all everyday tasks
During the past several weeks, we have seen protesters come to Bemidji and block our streets and roads as their way to persuade us we don't need oil or gas nor the replacement of Line 3. Many of these protesters being from outside our community.
September 30, 2018 - 7:42am
September 26, 2018
Department of Commerce wants Line 3 approval reconsidered
DULUTH — The Minnesota Department of Commerce formally requested the Minnesota Public Utilities Commision reconsider its decision to approve the Enbridge Line 3 oil pipeline replacement Tuesday, Sept. 25. The Department of Commerce, which has long opposed the pipeline project,...
September 26, 2018 - 8:04pm
Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
Tweeting will only get you so far. After failing to cajole OPEC to pump more and lower oil prices, U.S. President Donald Trump could pursue a...
September 26, 2018 - 10:54am
Pipe dreams: With a new corridor secured, Enbridge has options for future projects
DULUTH — When Minnesota regulators signed off on the Line 3 replacement pipeline this summer, they may have reshaped the future of oil...
August 26, 2018 - 6:17am
August 24, 2018
Aging coal plants get new life under Trump plan
Tucked inside the Trump administration's plan to ease carbon dioxide limits is a change that could breathe new life into scores of aging coal...
August 24, 2018 - 8:22am
August 22, 2018
MHA Nation continues legal fight over oil wells near Lake Sakakawea
BISMARCK—The Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Interior as the tribe continues to challenge...
August 22, 2018 - 6:09pm
August 10, 2018
Because of lower taxes, Minnesota Power customers to get modest refund
DULUTH — The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission ordered several of the state's utility companies to return $200 million to consumers — including $18.7 million from Duluth-based Minnesota Power. That's possible thanks to lower corporate tax rates following the 2017 Tax...
August 10, 2018 - 7:47pm
August 9, 2018
By bashing Canada, Saudi Prince is weaponizing his oil wealth
For Saudi Arabia, a new version of checkbook diplomacy is taking shape. The kingdom used to pursue a behind-the-scenes foreign policy, deploying...
August 9, 2018 - 12:04pm
August 8, 2018
Groups challenge northern Minnesota pipeline environmental impact statement
ST. PAUL—Two groups filed court documents Wednesday arguing the state's environmental review of Enbridge Energy's Line 3 oil pipeline was insufficient. Honor the Earth and Friends of the Headwaters claim the environmental impact statement, or EIS, failed to look at potential...
August 8, 2018 - 10:14pm
August 7, 2018
Information meeting set Thursday for Bemidji Solar Co-op
BEMIDJI -- Several area businesses and organizations will host a Bemidji Solar Co-op information session at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 9, at Beltrami...
August 7, 2018 - 2:31pm
July 26, 2018
Superior refinery explosion caused $27 million in damage
SUPERIOR, Wis. -- The explosion and fire at Husky Energy's Superior refinery in April resulted in $27 million in damage and $53 million in expenses,...
July 26, 2018 - 7:38pm
July 25, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Change only happens when people make it happen
“Cimate change is not a myth, a hoax, or a conspiracy theory. The world is getting warmer. It is because of us. We’re sure.” This is the...
July 25, 2018 - 7:55am
July 17, 2018
Minnesota garbage-fueled power plant could close
ELK RIVER, Minn.—A garbage-to-energy plant in Elk River in eastern Minnesota could be going out of business, a victim of low prices for electricity. Officials of the Elk River Resource Recovery Project announced this week it would shut the plant down in March 2019, if it could...
July 17, 2018 - 5:25pm