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Local veteran turns 100 and honored for military service
Online tax calculator available for Menahga building bond referendum
Hubbard County sets public hearing to amend liquor ordinance
Menahga School District continues mail ballot preparations
Century old seed house set for sale
Panthers look to build from 4-23 season
Springfield, Red Lake defeat Nevis at state
Krabbenhoft shines at state gymnastics meet
Coborn scores four goals to cap hockey career at Concordia
Baumgartner posts .500 mark on mat for Cobbers
Walter "Wally" William Waldorf
Joseph H. Theis
Barbara Ruth Harvey
David Rodger Nyhus
Martin E. Cox
L&M Fleet Supply earns top dealer honor from Cub Cadet
T&M Express completes remodel at Park Rapids location
Stellar Equine Sports Massage provides tension relief to horses
Park Rapids veterinarian awarded for work at state fair birth center
Building Customer Loyalty
Three Park Rapids students headed to State Art Exhibition
Historian to share details of Itasca Park's first white settlers
Conservation through the arts
Dynamic classical pianist performing for Heartland series
March Manga Mania coming to Park Rapids Library
About Fishing: AIS Prevention 2017 Challenges Facing Hubbard County
About Fishing: Career charter fishermen share opinions on Minnesota fishing
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
About Fishing: Something smells fishy
Public input sought on Border to Border ORV trail
Letter to Editor: Rep. Green's statistics are alarming
Commentary: Voter fraud by the numbers
EDITORIAL: Pay attention to fast-moving healthcare changes
Letter: Protecting our nurses and firefighters
Letter: Lions Club serves at local level
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
March 19, 2015
Pipeline company responsible for ND's largest saltwater spill offers reassurances with new project
By Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service WILLISTON, N.D. – The company responsible for the largest saltwater pipeline spill in North Dakota’s...
March 19, 2015 - 8:37am
March 18, 2015
Letter: ‘Burying our heads in the sand’
I respond to John Clauer’s letter of March 4 regarding the Keystone Pipeline and his take on the “morally right thing to do.” This is pursuant to a letter I wrote this past year regarding the same. Let’s speak of this dirty Canadian tar sand oil and how Enbridge cannot get...
March 18, 2015 - 9:09am
Commentary: Recent letter on oil spills misleading
By RAY W. WUOLO In his letter of Feb. 18, Willis Mattison opines on the fate and transport of leaked crude oil and its dissolved constituents in the subsurface, providing a contrasts on the conditions at the Pinewood oil spill site near Bemidji with groundwater-flow conditions...
March 18, 2015 - 9:05am
March 1, 2015
MPL4 receives a heated reception in Park Rapids
BY Sarah smith email@example.com Officially it’s called MPL 4, for Minnesota Pipe Line 4, a 2008 model that owners want to...
March 1, 2015 - 9:01am
February 11, 2015
Letter: Pipelines a lower cost solution
A couple of recent letters have inspired me to respond. In as much as I really feel the writers’ angst, fear, and emotion on this subject, I cannot help but think it has more to do with what they do not know about pipelines and the various online emotional and factless diatribes...
February 11, 2015 - 1:15pm
February 4, 2015
Letter: Clarifications on oil spill site
This is in response to John Weber’s article on oil spills being a concern. We continue to be baffled by complex rhetoric on effects of oil spills on the Minnesota environment. Mr. Weber’s article leads one to believe that the 1979 spill near Bemidji has caused irreparable harm...
February 4, 2015 - 3:53pm
January 31, 2015
Letter: Oil spills are a concern
There is already one oil spill study site in northern Minnesota: Pinewood near Bemidji. Back in 1979 a spill happened in a shallow, glacial aquifer there. After all these years it has only been partially cleaned up. Still two feet of oil under 20 feet of water. The spill site has...
January 31, 2015 - 4:36pm
January 28, 2015
Letter: Opposition to Sandpiper pipeline
We write in opposition to the oil pipeline corridor, known as the Sandpiper, proposed by the Enbridge Corporation. We believe that the company has demonstrated neither the need nor the appropriateness of its preferred corridor. Enbridge has marshaled its abundant resources to argue...
January 28, 2015 - 11:27am
Letter: Pipeline spill could have repercussions
Regarding the Enbridge Sandpiper pipeline: Ground freezes. Pipelines break. Oil Spills. Water is rendered undrinkable. Bottled water will arrive sometime tomorrow. Environment is compromised. Children stop swimming in lakes. Tourism ends. Businesses close. People leave... Will...
January 28, 2015 - 11:25am
Sandpiper pipeline could be in jeopardy if original route not followed
By Robb Jeffries/ Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL -- Regardless of environmental feasibility, the Sandpiper pipeline project might not happen if the originally proposed route is not followed. Paul Eberth, Sandpiper’s project manager, testified Tuesday at an evidentiary hearing for...
January 28, 2015 - 8:18am
January 24, 2015
Letters: Enbridge responds to pipe yard letter
A letter to the editor on Jan. 8 raised questions about pipe that has been stocked between Park Rapids and Bemidji. As the writer suggested, this pipe is related to Enbridge’s Sandpiper Pipeline Project. The writer questioned why the pipe was delivered now, prior to receiving regulatory...
January 24, 2015 - 3:16pm
January 21, 2015
Letter: Problem-free pipeline best for Enbridge
There is much controversy (pro and con) over the proposed Enbridge pipeline in our area. Based on the comments expressed at the public hearings I’ve attended and the letters to the editor I’ve read relative to this issue, most of the opponents’ comments appear to be based on...
January 21, 2015 - 11:47am
Development or danger: Enbridge pipelines discussed
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org Presumptuous. That word kept coming up at an informational meeting for Enbridge Inc.’s...
January 21, 2015 - 11:17am
January 19, 2015
Stressed bat species could threaten MN pipeline
By John Enger / MPR As the snail darter did decades ago, a species of bat in northern Minnesota may pose a major obstacle to a controversial construction project. The proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline, intended to carry crude from the North Dakota oilfields to Superior, Wis.,...
January 19, 2015 - 4:24pm
January 13, 2015
Sandpiper pipeline proponents, opponents converge on Crookston
By Brandi Jewett / Grand Forks Herald CROOKSTON, Minn. - An uneven split between proponents and opponents of the proposed Sandpiper pipeline didn't keep either side from getting their voices heard Monday at public hearing here. About 100 people turned out to testify in...
January 13, 2015 - 8:05am