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DNR wants new Sandpiper pipeline route

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BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has taken a stricter stance on the proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline, citing environmental concerns.Calgary-based Enbridge Energy plans to build a $2.6 billion, 616-mile pipeline to transport crude oil from the Bakken oil fields in western North Dakota to Superior, Wis., and beyond. Its preferred route passes through a large swath of northern Minnesota, curving just south of Park Rapids.

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