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Minn. man, 75, dies, three teens injured in crash on icy Highway 71 near Bemidji
FCC just voted to repeal its net neutrality rules, in a sweeping act of deregulation
Gander Outdoors to open first store in Minnesota
DNR to review Crow Wing lakes ordinance; county AIS coordinator resigns
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
Panthers defeat Cardinals, improve to 3-0 in conference
Panthers use nine pins to spark win over Wolves
Accepting roles will be key to Braves' success
Three Panthers win titles at Crookston
Nevis girls drop conference openers
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Lillian Evelyn (McDougall) Ryther
Betty Rose (Corliss) Dyck
Basic Business Cents: How do you 'manufacture' good workers?
Vorhes wins legal services Advocacy Award
Coborn named Minnesota Housing Top Producing Loan Officer
Bemidji Burger Kings close after salmonella outbreak sickens at least 27
Trump-pardoned turkey raised in Douglas County
'Magical Medora Christmas' tour coming to Park Rapids
PRAHS drama club is performing 'a magical, musical fable'
Crookston siblings vying for HGTV home renovation show
Standing ovations for first woman with Down syndrome to compete in Miss Minnesota USA
Dreamcatcher lesson celebrates Native American heritage
New northern pike fishing regulations in spring 2018
About Fishing: Venture onto early ice at your own risk
New law expands license requirement to wheelhouse shelters
Early ice is not safe; wear life jackets on cold water
Whitefish and cisco sport netting to open on Straight Lake
Letter to Editor: Winter and snowmobiles: Think snow!
Letter to Editor: Line 3 project will move forward and benefit Minnesotans
Letter to Editor: Place more importance on human family
Check It Out: Park Rapids Library connecting people with resources, creating community through diversity
Letter to Editor: Remember Pearl Harbor
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
June 10, 2017
Letter to the editor: Oil critical to food production
I had the privilege of attending the meeting on the environmental impact of the proposed Enbridge Line 3 oil pipeline. While most attendees opposed the pipeline, unfortunately, much of what was said against the project was simply opinion and lacked factual foundation. Two issues were...
June 10, 2017 - 8:22pm
State presents draft EIS on Line 3 pipeline
An estimated 200 people attended Wednesday's meeting in Park Rapids on Enbridge Energy's proposed Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project. The...
June 10, 2017 - 8:11pm
June 3, 2017
Commentary: Input encouraged at public meetings on Line 3 Replacement Project
On May 15, the Minnesota Department of Commerce (DOC) released the draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for Enbridge's Line 3 Replacement Project. Line 3 is an essential project for Minnesotans that will ensure the safety and environmental protection of our important natural...
June 3, 2017 - 8:49pm
Park Rapids to host public meeting on Line 3 pipeline project
A public meeting on the draft environmental impact statement (EIS) for Enbridge's proposed Line 3 pipeline project will be held Wednesday, June 7 in Park Rapids. The meeting is hosted by the Minnesota Department of Commerce and takes place at Park Rapids Area High School from 10 a.m....
June 3, 2017 - 11:02am
May 28, 2017
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
The Akeley/Paul Bunyan All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Club in Akeley is the recipient of an Enbridge $54,000 Ecofootprint Grant.
May 28, 2017 - 11:29am
May 16, 2017
Environmental review released of proposed northern Minnesota pipeline replacement project
Minnesota regulators on Monday released the long-awaited environmental review of Enbridge's Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project, kicking off months of public meetings and comments on the proposed line and the new route it would take across northern Minnesota.
May 16, 2017 - 9:49am
April 11, 2017
Activists gather to inspect Enbridge pipelines in northern Minnesota
CASS LAKE—About 3 miles from the Cass Lake Rest Area, multiple oil pipelines lie partially buried beneath reeds, cattails and water. Every...
April 11, 2017 - 2:43pm
April 8, 2017
Letter: Proposed line 3 route not worth the risks
I'm sure Brad Shamla of Enbridge inadvertently left out an important consideration in his letter touting the Line 3 Replacement as the responsible and best solution. He implies that a brand new pipeline in a different location than the current line 3 — in a new location where...
April 8, 2017 - 4:49pm
April 5, 2017
Enbridge Line 3 environmental review delayed
The release of a draft environmental review of the proposed Line 3 pipeline project tentatively scheduled for this week is pushed back at least another month. The Minnesota Department of Commerce stated additional time is needed to complete the draft environmental review, in the works...
April 5, 2017 - 10:44am
April 1, 2017
Commentary: Proposed line 3 replacement is responsible and best solution
Several portions of a March 19 commentary by Winona LaDuke require a response to provide readers with accurate information about our Line 3 Replacement Project. Unfortunately, too much information presented by others about Enbridge's pipelines is narrowly focused and lacks the context...
April 1, 2017 - 10:00am
March 19, 2017
State needs plan for pipeline abandonment
Most Minnesotans don't realize that largest inland oil spill in U.S. history was here. On March 3, in 1991, the Line 3 pipeline ruptured near Grand Rapids, spilling over 1.7 million gallons of oil into the Prairie River, after a delayed response by Lakehead Pipeline, Enbridge's predecessor....
March 19, 2017 - 1:59pm
March 8, 2017
Pipeline opponents, supporters gather in Bemidji for meeting on Enbridge expansion request
March 8, 2017 - 9:16am
February 20, 2017
Letter: Old Line 3 should be cleaned up
I remember when I was a young child growing up in Wisconsin I'd watch my dad change the oil in his Nash Rambler. He'd drain the oil into the ground. It's just what people did in the 1950s. After the Cuyahoga River in Cleveland, Ohio became so polluted it caught on fire, the Environmental...
February 20, 2017 - 2:15pm
December 7, 2016
Enbridge confident in pipeline project after Dakota Access decision
Enbridge Energy Partners is confident that a replacement of an oil pipeline that cuts across northern Minnesota will be completed, despite recent outcry over the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline in neighboring North Dakota. Enbridge is planning to replace much of its Line...
December 7, 2016 - 8:58am
November 2, 2016
Commission votes to move ahead with Minnesota pipeline environmental review
Minnesota officials rejected environmentalists' requests to delay study of a proposed northern Minnesota oil pipeline Friday, Oct. 28, but a...
November 2, 2016 - 12:42pm