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Thelin resigning as Menahga public works director
Two Duluth men convicted of sex trafficking of teen
More Minnesota highways approved for 60 mph speed limits after study shows we were driving that fast anyway
Creative cars clocked at over 200 mph
VIDEO: USXC Park Rapids Heartland 200
Eight players score goals in Warroad's win over Panthers
Prairie Centre defeats Panthers to earn share of Mid-State title
Panthers swim to win over Thief River Falls
Balanced attack lifts Lakers past Panthers
Forfeits lift TRF, DGF past Panthers
Beverly Ann Barnum
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Shanette Marie (Houghton) Smith
Jerry Keith Sherk
Richard P. Johnson
A ton of potatoes for food shelf
Minnesota lawmakers trade ideas, jabs on health care costs
Helping put wheels on senior meals
3M Wonewok gives to hospice program
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Park Rapids students participate in Honor Band
CHECK IT OUT COLUMN: Library offering Snow Time to Read program and more
Youth invited to enter library's short story contest
New History Channel show tells of pilot's 1948 'dogfight' with UFO above Fargo
Stories, songs, skiing and snowshoeing set for Itasca's lantern-lit event
Fish house on Little Detroit is open to military, vets, police, EM
Isle Royale wolf, moose study lost to federal shutdown
Ice climbing festival draws enthusiasts from Midwest and beyond
BIRDWISE: Christmas Bird Counts provide valuable information
Input sought on Huntersville, Lyons state forest trails
WORD ON THE STREET: Should the Hubbard County Board record its meetings?
LETTER TO EDITOR: Thanks, Park Rapids, for bringing my puppy home
COMMENTARY: Sen. Tina Smith says, first, open the government, then implement Farm Bill
COMMENTARY: The redistricting process is important to all of us
ENTERPRISE EDITORIAL: County board made the right choice for its legal newspaper
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energy and mining
December 20, 2018
Environmentalists, energy industry debate fossil fuel policies
GRAND FORKS — A longstanding conflict between environmentalists and the energy industry boils down to finding a balance between fossil fuel...
December 20, 2018 - 9:02pm
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency issues copper-nickel mine permits
DULUTH — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency issued its environmental permits for PolyMet’s copper-nickel mine near Hoyt Lakes Thursday,...
December 20, 2018 - 5:53pm
December 14, 2018
Enbridge to remove existing Line 3 from tribal lands if new pipeline is built
LEECH LAKE, Minn. — An aging oil pipeline is set to be removed from tribal lands east of Bemidji. Enbridge Inc. agreed with Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe leaders to remove the company’s existing Line 3 oil pipeline from the reservation if or when it gets the go-ahead to build a replacement....
December 14, 2018 - 5:39pm
December 10, 2018
Stauber’s first act: clear path for PolyMet
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Barring action in Washington, D.C., before the end of the year, Congressman-elect Pete Stauber plans to take up legislation...
December 10, 2018 - 6:32pm
December 3, 2018
Environmental groups appeal PolyMet mine permits
Several Minnesota environmental groups are appealing permits issued last month for a proposed copper-nickel mine in northern Minnesota.
December 3, 2018 - 3:41pm
November 1, 2018
PolyMet copper mine clears major hurdle with state permits
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources issued permits for PolyMet’s contentious copper-nickel mine in the Hoyt Lakes area,...
November 1, 2018 - 6:19pm
October 19, 2018
Dakota Access Pipeline expansion takes step forward
BISMARCK—A potential expansion of the Dakota Access Pipeline took a step forward Friday, Oct. 19.. Energy Transfer Partners announced it...
October 19, 2018 - 8:19pm
September 26, 2018
Department of Commerce wants Line 3 approval reconsidered
DULUTH — The Minnesota Department of Commerce formally requested the Minnesota Public Utilities Commision reconsider its decision to approve the Enbridge Line 3 oil pipeline replacement Tuesday, Sept. 25. The Department of Commerce, which has long opposed the pipeline project,...
September 26, 2018 - 8:04pm
September 6, 2018
Feds end ban on mining exploration near BWCAW
DULUTH—The United States Department of Agriculture ended the mineral withdrawal in the Rainy River Watershed Thursday, effectively opening the possibility for mining companies to obtain mineral leases within the watershed. It's a win for the proposed Twin Metals copper mine...
September 6, 2018 - 4:58pm
Hearing set for Cass County solar project
BISMARCK — North Dakota utility regulators will hold a public hearing in November on a proposed Cass County project that's billed as the...
September 6, 2018 - 9:54am
Dakota Access developer files amended complaint against Greenpeace
BISMARCK—Energy Transfer Partners filed an amended complaint Monday, Aug. 6, in its lawsuit seeking as much as $1 billion in damages from Greenpeace and other organizations that opposed the Dakota Access Pipeline. The pipeline developer alleges Greenpeace and others led a misinformation...
August 6, 2018 - 8:30pm
July 16, 2018
Enbridge will give Minnesota landowners more time to decide fate of old pipeline
DULUTH—Enbridge Energy is giving landowners more time to decide if they want the old Line 3 oil pipeline removed from their property after regulators approved a replacement for the aging pipeline last month. The Calgary-based company filed proposals to comply with conditions...
July 16, 2018 - 9:48pm
June 28, 2018
Minnesota approves Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission approved the Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline Thursday afternoon, June 28, in a decision...
June 28, 2018 - 8:27pm
Mixed emotions on Line 3 decision
ST. PAUL — For some Northland residents, the approval of a new oil pipeline was reason to celebrate. For others, it was reason to grieve. As Public Utilities Commission members indicated their support for the Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline Thursday afternoon, June 28,...
June 28, 2018 - 8:19pm
June 17, 2018
Closing arguments for and against Line 3
"This is an upgrade. We are renewing infrastructure, and if anybody wanted to renew a road, airport, bridge or building, most people would say...
June 17, 2018 - 7:35am