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Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Updated: Autopsy shows homicidal violence cause of Minnesota girl's death
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Park Rapids among districts chosen for state's free Pre-K program
Sen. Skoe hopes to ‘expedite’ Heartland Spur
Fisher defends Club Championship
Schroeder captures Club Championship
Grossinger repeats as triathlon champ
Detroit Lakes eliminates Midway from playoffs
Nevis baseball team had successful year with underclassmen
JoAnn Elavsky Whitaker
Delbert G. Smith
Gary L. Bohall
Fern Marie Crocker
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
Local youth get creative at Youth Music & Art Showcase
2nd Street Stage concludes Aug. 25 with ‘Circle of Heat’
‘Upper Mississippians’ performing at Aug. 25 Noon Hour Concert
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning programming resumes Sept. 6
Fine wine, art and music slated for upcoming Forestedge Winery Art Fair
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Commentary: Slow down and take a deep breath
Letter: Take time to read Menahga school report
Permanent home needed for future Olympics
Editorial: Support exists here for law enforcement
Letter: Data requests are a legal right to know
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Local students spent a week at Camp RYLA
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
April 25, 2016
Commentary: Input encouraged at public meetings on proposed pipeline projects
We encourage your participation in the Sandpiper Pipeline and Line 3 Replacement Projects’ series of public scoping meetings hosted by the State of Minnesota’s Department of Commerce. Beginning April 25 and continuing through May 11, the Minnesota Department of Commerce (DOC)...
April 25, 2016 - 9:47am
April 20, 2016
Park Rapids to host pipeline meetings May 3
Staff from the Department of Commerce, the Public Utilities Commission and Enbridge/North Dakota Pipeline Company will be hosting public comment meetings regarding the proposed Sandpiper Pipeline on May 3 in Park Rapids. These public meetings will provide Minnesotans an opportunity...
April 20, 2016 - 1:59am
April 9, 2016
Enbridge protestors found guilty of trespassing
A judge on Friday rejected the defense of three men who were arrested during an anti-pipeline demonstration inside Enbridge Energy’s downtown Duluth offices in November. Scot Bol, 64, and Jesse Peterson, 35, of Duluth, and Thane Maxwell, 32, of Minneapolis, were among seven protesters...
April 9, 2016 - 2:45pm
February 20, 2016
Enbridge pushes back pipeline projects
Another delay on the time table of two oil pipeline projects in northern Minnesota has opponents of the projects declaring victory. Enbridge...
February 20, 2016 - 6:48am
February 18, 2016
Enbridge says Sandpiper, Line 3 replacement pipelines delayed to 2019
Enbridge Inc's U.S. arm also said costs of both projects will be higher, but did not disclose amounts. The 616-mile, $2.6 billion Sandpiper project involves two new pipeline legs that stretch from North Dakota through Minnesota, then to Wisconsin. The company originally planned...
February 18, 2016 - 3:39pm
February 7, 2016
Enbridge calls regulatory action on Sandpiper 'unreasonable'
Enbridge Energy on Monday called an order by regulators in the Sandpiper pipeline permitting process “unlawful and unreasonable” and requested it be altered. The company’s complaint centers on when an Environmental Impact Statement, or environmental study of the proposed crude...
February 7, 2016 - 10:57am
December 21, 2015
PUC resumes Enbridge pipeline permit process
Now that the potential for a Minnesota Supreme Court showdown is out of the question, two proposed Enbridge oil pipelines will resume their trips through the regulatory approval journey. The state Public Utilities Commission voted Thursday to instruct government organizations to begin...
December 21, 2015 - 11:44am
December 13, 2015
Enbridge pipeline projects stuck in regulatory ‘quagmire’
Small-town coffee shops. State commission hearings. The Minnesota Court of Appeals. Two Enbridge pipeline projects that would traverse northern Minnesota have been discussed in just about every venue in the state – and there’s still so much more to do before the Sandpiper and...
December 13, 2015 - 9:35am
October 21, 2015
Enbridge, PUC turn to Minn. Supreme Court for ruling
Attorneys for both Enbridge Energy and state regulators have asked the Minnesota Supreme Court to take up a ruling that overturned a permit for the Sandpiper crude oil pipeline. In September, the Minnesota Court of Appeals overturned the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission’s...
October 21, 2015 - 2:27pm
September 16, 2015
Nature of Line 3 at heart of lawsuit
The decision of a lawsuit against the U.S. State Department could hinge on whether or not an Enbridge pipeline project is considered a completely new pipeline. Judge Michael Davis on Thursday heard arguments from both sides of a lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court by the White Earth...
September 16, 2015 - 1:39pm
Court overturns initial state Sandpiper ruling, orders environmental survey
Minnesota regulators must rewind their work on the Sandpiper crude oil pipeline after a state Appeals Court panel Monday overturned a June decision that the project is needed. The judicial panel ruled that a comprehensive environmental study about the pipeline’s impact as it crosses...
September 16, 2015 - 1:34pm
September 14, 2015
Court orders environmental study before Sandpiper pipeline can proceed
A judicial panel overturned a state commission decision that a crude oil pipeline across Minnesota is needed, at least until the project's environmental impact can be studied. It was not immediately clear what impact Monday's Minnesota Appeals Court decision could have on construction...
September 14, 2015 - 3:47pm
August 26, 2015
Commentary: Enbridge dedicated to pipeline integrity management
During the Public Utilities Commission and Department of Commerce’s public information and scoping meetings for Enbridge’s Line 3 Replacement Project in Park Rapids last week there were numerous questions about the deactivation of Line 3 once the new Line 3 is constructed, pending...
August 26, 2015 - 10:51am
August 24, 2015
Pipeline's polarized views; Public speaks up on Line 3 pipeline replacement project
The Line 3 replacement argument has a classical risk/benefit analysis for building a crude oil pipeline that would skirt Hubbard County if approved....
August 24, 2015 - 1:16pm
August 5, 2015
PUC public meeting on Line 3 replacement pipeline Aug. 19 in Park Rapids
With the application complete for Enbridge Energy’s proposed Line 3 replacement project the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission has scheduled...
August 5, 2015 - 12:11pm