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Dakota Access Pipeline company files motion to halt environmental study
Ex-president George H.W. Bush recovering in hospital after breathing problems
Hearing is this week on making ND all one time zone, no daylight savings time
Tribe grabs break in weather in hopes of clearing out camp by Sunday
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MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
5 Ways to Ensure Your Small Business is In Lending Shape in 2017
Big third quarter lifts Night Hawks past Titans
Saints hold off Midgets girls basketball
DHS boys hockey secures win at Jamestown
DHS boys basketball turns in balanced effort at St. Mary’s
Spurs defeat Wolves for ninth straight time
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum has broken his pledges on tax and fee hikes
Welle: 15 things I want my children to know about me
Jacobs: NDSU's Bresciani notes 'unusual' ND media environment in application for Ohio job
BENSON: A monarchy in America
OMDAHL: A high tech governor offers great promise
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Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
January 6, 2017
Bad River Band wants Enbridge pipeline off Wis. reservation
ODANAH, Wis. — The Bad River Tribal Council has taken formal action to kick the Enbridge Energy Line 5 pipeline off reservation land. The band government voted to not renew easement rights of way for the pipeline that runs from Superior east across Michigan. The band also called...
News/Nation and World
January 6, 2017 - 5:58pm
October 12, 2016
Pipeline activists charged with felonies
BAGLEY, Minn. — Two activists who tampered with Enbridge pipeline valves in solidarity with Dakota Access Pipeline opponents have been...
October 12, 2016 - 5:09pm
October 11, 2016
5 Enbridge pipelines targeted in coordinated protests in MN, ND as environmental activists claim arrests
CLEARBROOK, Minn. — Activists protesting the movement of tar-sands oil from Canada into the U.S. have apparently taken action today against...
October 11, 2016 - 6:37pm
October 1, 2016
Canada's company to buy Enbridge regional pipeline system
CALGARY, Alberta—Tundra Energy Marketing, a privately-held Canadian energy infrastructure company, said on Thursday it has agreed to buy a regional pipeline system from an affiliate of Enbridge Income Fund for $818.11 million. The South East Saskatchewan system includes more...
October 1, 2016 - 10:16pm
September 7, 2016
Minnesota tribes show support for pipeline protesters
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Despite a distance of more than 300 miles, members of the Bemidji, Red Lake and Leech Lake communities are hitting the road...
News/Nation and World
September 7, 2016 - 7:55pm
September 1, 2016
Enbridge suspends pursuit of Sandpiper Pipeline approval
SUPERIOR, Wis.—Enbridge announced late Thursday the company will withdraw its applications with Minnesota regulators for the Sandpiper...
September 1, 2016 - 10:42pm
August 3, 2016
Enbridge buys into Dakota Access pipeline, Sandpiper future unclear
Enbridge and Marathon Petroleum announced this week plans to acquire a portion of the Dakota Access Pipeline in a deal that would leave Enbridge's...
August 3, 2016 - 5:26pm
July 27, 2016
Environmental groups questioning federal order on Enbridge pipeline in Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS—Representatives of local environmental groups remain skeptical at the inclusion of Minnesota oil pipelines in a $172 million...
July 27, 2016 - 5:05pm
July 20, 2016
Enbridge reaches $172M settlement for Kalamazoo spill
WASHINGTON—A settlement between pipeline company Enbridge and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for oil spills in Michigan and Illinois could have an impact on another Enbridge project in Minnesota and North Dakota. The U.S. Department of Justice announced the settlement...
July 20, 2016 - 2:43pm
April 7, 2016
St. Louis County commissioners lining up behind pipelines
DULUTH, Minn. -- Five St. Louis County commissioners have joined their counterparts in other northern Minnesota counties supporting construction of new and expanded oil pipelines across the region. St. Louis County commissioners Steve Raukar, Keith Nelson, Tom Rukavina, Pete Stauber...
April 7, 2016 - 9:11pm
February 17, 2016
Enbridge pushes back pipeline projects, Cost of Sandpiper, Line 3 likely to rise; company points to delay in permitting as cause
ST. PAUL -- Another delay on the time table of two oil pipeline projects in northern Minnesota has opponents of the projects declaring victory. Enbridge Energy, the company behind the proposed Sandpiper and Line 3 projects, announced this week both pipelines won’t be ready until...
February 17, 2016 - 5:30pm
February 16, 2016
Enbridge says Sandpiper, Line 3 replacement delayed to 2019
HOUSTON -- Enbridge Energy Partners LP said on Tuesday that its Sandpiper and Line 3 replacement pipeline projects have been delayed to 2019 from 2017 to allow for completion of environmental reviews and further permitting in Minnesota. Enbridge Inc's U.S. arm also said costs of both...
February 16, 2016 - 5:03pm
December 8, 2015
Enbridge pipeline projects stuck in regulatory ‘quagmire’
EDINA, Minn. -- 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...
News/Nation and World
December 8, 2015 - 5:40pm
Rally in Duluth Civic Center protests pipeline's potential to pollute
DULUTH, Minn. -- Four of the seven environmental activists charged with trespassing in the Duluth offices of Enbridge Energy last month while...
News/Nation and World
December 8, 2015 - 5:18pm
December 7, 2015
State's decision on Dakota Access Pipeline could come next month
BISMARCK — A decision on the North Dakota route of the Dakota Access Pipeline could come in January as the Public Service Commission continues to discuss unresolved issues on the Bakken crude oil pipeline. During a work session Monday, commissioners said one of the major issues...
December 7, 2015 - 6:00pm