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May 28, 2015
Minnesota tribe plans Sandpiper public hearing
ONAMIA, Minn. — The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe plans its own public hearing next Friday on the proposed Sandpiper crude oil pipeline — the same day the state will decide whether to allow construction of the controversial project. Dissatisfied with what tribal officials call a...
May 28, 2015 - 11:34pm
May 9, 2015
Waiting for Sandpiper: Enbridge project on hold as findings are reviewed
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Those anxiously awaiting word on the proposed Sandpiper pipeline across northern North Dakota and Minnesota have a bit of a wait ahead of them — to the dismay of many who are clamoring for pipelines to ease the overburdened oil train rail system and fears of...
May 9, 2015 - 7:08pm
January 27, 2015
Enbridge project director: Pipeline could be in jeopardy
ST. PAUL, Minn. — 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 the Minnesota Public Utilities...
January 27, 2015 - 11:51pm
January 6, 2015
Sandpiper oil pipeline gets support, criticism
DULUTH, Minn. — The proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline across northern Minnesota is either a safer way to move domestic energy or an immoral boost for fossil fuels and climate change. That was the gamut of testimony Tuesday in Duluth at a public hearing on the proposed, all-new, 616-mile...
January 6, 2015 - 11:46pm
December 18, 2014
Decision on oil pipeline sparks protests: Activists ask for help from Minn. governor
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Environmental activists are calling on Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton to come to their aid once again, asking the governor to...
December 18, 2014 - 8:44pm
December 15, 2014
Groups want broader review for pipeline from North Dakota to Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Two Minnesota environmental groups have filed suit in state district court asking for a broader environmental review for the proposed Enbridge Energy Sandpiper oil pipeline across northern Minnesota. The Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy and Friends of the...
December 15, 2014 - 11:25pm
September 30, 2014
Enbridge delays proposed Sandpiper: Company blames Minnesota regulators for longer process
DULUTH, Minn. — Enbridge Energy Inc. on Tuesday said its proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline between western North Dakota and Superior, Wis., won’t be completed until 2017, about a year behind the company’s original estimate. Enbridge announced the delay in a filing with the federal...
September 30, 2014 - 9:49pm
September 24, 2014
Union official: Sandpiper project at risk
GRAND FORKS — An official of the union representing workers who hope to help build an oil pipeline through northern Minnesota is raising alarms over regulatory delays. David Barnett, a special representative to the United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing...
September 24, 2014 - 10:23pm
September 22, 2014
Not giving up on Keystone: Advocates, opponents continue to push for decision on Keystone XL
One of North America’s most controversial pipeline projects has been in limbo for nearly a decade, and a decision from the U.S. president isn’t...
September 22, 2014 - 12:04pm
September 11, 2014
Minnesota to take time to study Sandpiper route: Enbridge, environmental groups scrutinize projects ‘drawn with a crayon’
ST. PAUL, Minn. — It all started with a crayon. At least that was the rhetoric used during Thursday’s Minnesota Public Utilities Commission hearing regarding proposed alternate routes for the Sandpiper Pipeline project. The original route, along with the eight proposed “system...
September 11, 2014 - 9:48pm
August 27, 2014
DNR wants new Sandpiper pipeline route
BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has taken a stricter stance on the proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline, citing environmental concerns. Calgary-based Enbridge Energy plans to build a $2.6 billion, 616-mile pipeline to transport crude oil from the Bakken...
August 27, 2014 - 10:30pm
August 9, 2014
The (pipe)line that divided the people: Politicians weigh in on Sandpiper crude oil system
BEMIDJI, Minn. — In the shadow of a state decision Thursday to study alternative routes for the proposed $2.6 billion Sandpiper crude oil pipeline, politicians weighed in on whether to wait for new and different pathways through Minnesota or go ahead with Enbridge Energy’s original...
August 9, 2014 - 11:19pm
Sandpiper clear as oil: Hearing does little to predict project’s future
ST. PAUL, Minn. — The proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline project got more complex Thursday as the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission approved...
August 9, 2014 - 12:39am
July 25, 2014
Paddling against the Sandpiper: Group canoes in protest against Enbridge pipeline
By Malachi Petersen Forum News Service BEMIDJI, Minn. — An environmental group took to the water Friday to protest a proposed oil pipeline...
July 25, 2014 - 11:57pm
July 24, 2014
Nolan: Move Sandpiper line to the south
BRAINERD, Minn. — U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan voiced opposition Thursday to Enbridge Energy’s proposed Sandpiper pipeline route, which would cut across northern Minnesota. Citing environmental and economic concerns, the Minnesota Democrat issued a statement in which he spoke of potential...
July 24, 2014 - 11:33pm