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January 11, 2019
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: There are oil products in everything we use
This is in response to Tim Mengelkoch's letter to the editor (Jan. 4) , "Did protesters ‘leave the oil in the soil’ themselves?" In the United...
January 11, 2019 - 7:45am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Judge’s ruling sanctions acts of vandalism
In recent months, regarding the arrest of anti-oil pipeline protester/vandals near Clearbrook, Bemidji and Duluth, we have witnessed an alarming...
January 11, 2019 - 7:15am
January 4, 2019
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Did protesters ‘leave the oil in the soil’ themselves?
Nancy Beaulieu wrote a letter (Jan. 2) regarding her and others' protest over Enbridge's Line 3. She states that she wants to "continue to protect...
January 4, 2019 - 7:15am
January 2, 2019
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Judge’s understanding in disobedience case was appreciated
In August, 26 people held a non-violent civil disobedience in the intersection of Third Street and Beltrami Avenue here in Bemidji. This action...
January 2, 2019 - 9:27am
December 21, 2018
With Minn. Gov’s backing, Commerce appeals Line 3
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Commerce is again expressing opposition to Enbridge Energy’s proposed Line 3 oil pipeline. On Friday,...
December 21, 2018 - 6:51pm
December 7, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Gov.-elect urged to stop Line 3 project
I offer my appreciation to Gov.-elect Walz for coming to Bemidji this past Sunday afternoon. What caring and compassionate people we have in...
December 7, 2018 - 7:35am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Energy, environment have coexisted for a long time
Why must we be such a polarized society today? In order to support something, you must be diabolically opposed to so many others. My hope is...
December 7, 2018 - 7:15am
November 28, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Impeccable record?’ The evidence says otherwise
The recent letter written by the Red Lake County Board of Commissioners (Nov. 18) is correct, the Enbridge Line 3 replacement project has gone...
November 28, 2018 - 7:40am
November 19, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pipeline replacement project has been well vetted
The right to protest is very dear to American citizens, but at what point does it turn into harassment? When is enough, enough? On Monday, Nov....
November 19, 2018 - 11:55am
October 21, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We need major urgent reductions in fossil fuel use
Last week I was in Bagley to testify on behalf of the Valve Turners, a group of protestors on trial for briefly shutting down two Enbridge Energy...
October 21, 2018 - 8:05am
October 17, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Training exercises help ensure safe responses
On Oct. 3 Enbridge and the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe partnered with local and regional first responders and emergency management professionals...
October 17, 2018 - 7:20am
October 9, 2018
Editorial: 'Necessity defense' could unleash chaos
GRAND FORKS — Is it OK to break the law if it's in the name of perceived public good? Specifically, can people who trespassed and tampered with a multimillion-dollar pipeline avoid jail time if they can prove it was for the sake of slowing climate change? This is the issue...
October 9, 2018 - 5:24pm
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 12, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Root for outcome, but accept final score
I love the changing of seasons in Minnesota and the start of football season. It means many of us will play in games or root for a team. The...
September 12, 2018 - 7:40am
August 26, 2018
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