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March 10, 2015
Bruce Kuehmichel (right) makes a point while others look on during brunch at Elsie's Bar and Grill in Caledonia, Minn. on Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2015. Kuehmichel and the others gathered as part of a new weekly tradition of the Houston County Protectors, which has been advocating for the banning of silica sand mining in the county. (Photo by Robb Jeffries / Forum News Service)
Ethics complaints filed against county official after frac sand mining ban defeated
March 10, 2015 - 7:59pm
September 23, 2014
Richardton OKs Halliburton sand plant
September 23, 2014 - 11:59am
April 22, 2014
Land Stewardship Project member Marilyn Frauenkron Bayer discusses the dangers of silica sand mining Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at a news conference in Red Wing, Minn. She was part of a group of southeastern Minnesota residents who traveled to the Capitol by bus to deliver a petition calling for stronger mining regulations. (Forum News Service photo by Michael Brun)
Minn. petition calls for two-year frac sand ban; Dayton won’t go it alone
April 22, 2014 - 2:47pm
September 7, 2013
Laurie and Rocky Solberg look out onto land that could become a rail facility and ceramic proppant plant. It would be adjacent to their property along U.S. Highway 10 just east of Belfield.
­Residents oppose proposed Belfield rail facility
September 7, 2013 - 12:00am
August 30, 2013
Stark County zoning board tables decision on Belfield rail facility
August 30, 2013 - 12:00am