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August 21, 2014
Enbridge sees pipeline as fuel for energy independence, economic growth
Enbridge, the company behind the controversial Sandpiper pipeline that would move oil across northern Minnesota, says the project will bring construction jobs and property tax dollars to the state and be part of the goal of achieving energy independence. The proposed $2.6 billion...
August 21, 2014 - 10:22pm
August 6, 2014
Hearing today on Sandpiper pipeline
ST. PAUL, Minn.
August 6, 2014 - 11:13pm
July 31, 2014
Honor the Earth takes Sandpiper protest to Brainerd
BRAINERD, Minn. — Honor the Earth, a group calling for rerouting Enbridge Energy’s proposed Sandpiper pipeline away from northern Minnesota,...
July 31, 2014 - 11:26pm
July 12, 2014
Local talent, big jobs: Veteran-owned Bemidji surveying company that worked on Sandpiper pipeline keeps growing
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Inside an office room at Northwestern Surveying & Engineering, a wall is covered with taped up black and white maps. The...
July 12, 2014 - 11:47pm
July 5, 2014
Crews scour Sandpiper pipeline route: Environmental, cultural review underway across northern Minnesota
WRENSHALL, Minn. — Charlie Peliska dug a mostly square hole about 18 inches deep and then sifted through the Carlton County dirt that he uncovered. The archeological technician was looking for signs of life long since passed — signs of significant human activity 50, 100 or even...
July 5, 2014 - 11:29pm
July 4, 2014
Sandpiper pipeline route spares Oakville prairie: Plans approved North Dakota PSC avoids natural reserve area
GRAND FORKS — Academics at the University of North Dakota breathed a collective sigh of relief when the North Dakota Public Service Commission approved a Sandpiper oil pipeline route last week that skirts valuable research prairie. Oakville Prairie, a 960-acre piece of land about...
July 4, 2014 - 11:18pm
Enbridge says it is listening to Sandpiper pipeline concerns
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — Enbridge is hearing the opposition to its proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline, company officials said this week. The 616-mile pipeline would carry 225,000 barrels of oil each day from western North Dakota to Superior, Wis. The company’s proposed route would take...
July 4, 2014 - 10:52pm
June 25, 2014
Sandpiper pipeline approved by Public Service Commission
BISMARCK -- A new pipeline will do the work of 4,300 trucks daily in transporting oil to and from North Dakota, Public Service Commission Chairman Brian Kalk said Wednesday. The PSC unanimously approved permits for construction of the $2.6 billion Sandpiper pipeline during its...
June 25, 2014 - 6:25pm
April 17, 2014
Indian environmentalists battle Sandpiper pipeline
ST. PAUL, Minn. — An American Indian environmental group led by nationally known Winona LaDuke is fighting a northern Minnesota oil pipeline....
April 17, 2014 - 4:22pm
March 25, 2014
Friends of the Headwaters wants Sandpiper route out of lakes country: Minnesota PUC accepting comment through April 4
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — The group Friends of the Headwaters is taking a two-pronged approach to the Sandpiper Pipeline slated to be built through part of Hubbard County. Foremost, the group wants the pipeline moved out of Minnesota’s pristine lakes country, said co-founder Richard...
March 25, 2014 - 9:48pm
March 18, 2014
Duluth, Superior mayors back Enbridge pipeline projects
March 18, 2014 - 11:43pm
March 4, 2014
UND says pipeline threatens prairie research
GRAND FORKS -- What looks like a flat piece of land is actually a treasure trove in the eyes of the University of North Dakota’s grassland ecologist, Kathryn Yurkonis. “I saw my first snowy owl this past fall out there,” she said. “It’s a really great precious resource...
March 4, 2014 - 11:58am
February 17, 2014
PSC hearings on Sandpiper pipeline this week
BISMARCK -- North Dakota Public Service Commission hearings on a proposed crude oil pipeline will be in Grand Forks and Devils Lake this week. Enbridge’s Sandpiper project would bring Bakken crude across northern North Dakota and northern Minnesota to Superior, Wis. It is expected...
February 17, 2014 - 4:04pm
December 30, 2013
Hearing dates set for Sandpiper Pipeline project
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Public Service Commission on Monday formally approved the public hearing dates and locations for Enbridge’s proposed Sandpiper Pipeline that would carry oil from western North Dakota to Wisconsin. The hearings will take place Feb. 19 at the University...
December 30, 2013 - 8:47pm
December 20, 2013
Forum addresses concerns about Sandpiper pipeline
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — Environmental concerns were among the issues addressed this week at a forum about the proposed Enbridge Sandpiper oil pipeline. About 40 people gathered Wednesday at Northwoods Bank in Park Rapids to hear information about the project. Park Rapids resident...
December 20, 2013 - 9:15pm