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April 29, 2019
State Senate votes to stiffen penalties for those who aim to damage pipelines
ST. PAUL -- Those who enter an oil pipeline worksite with the intent to disrupt services could face felony charges under an amendment added to...
April 29, 2019 - 6:41pm
March 22, 2019
Crow Wing County attorney talks Line 3 pipeline project
A proposed crude oil pipeline replacement project may cross just the northwest corner of Crow Wing County, but the controversy around the project...
March 22, 2019 - 3:00am
March 21, 2019
Coming Friday: Enbridge Line 3 pipeline is a hot potato
The Enbridge Line 3 crude oil pipeline replacement project has been dogged by controversy, with its proponents claiming it will create jobs and...
March 21, 2019 - 9:30am
October 9, 2018
Minnesota judge dismisses case against oil pipeline 'valve turners'
BAGLEY, Minn. — A judge Tuesday, Oct. 9, dismissed the case against three environmental activists who were charged with damaging a northern...
October 9, 2018 - 9:38pm
October 8, 2018
Enbridge 'necessity defense' trial begins in Minnesota
BAGLEY, Minn.—The jury trial for three defendants charged with property damage to an oil pipeline in 2016 started Monday in the Clearwater...
October 8, 2018 - 7:23pm
May 16, 2018
Pipeline advocates visit Baxter amid statewide debate over Line 3
BAXTER—While it isn't "in our backyard" as members of the discussion noted, the Enbridge Line 3 oil pipeline stands as an issue with significant...
May 16, 2018 - 10:10am
May 15, 2018
Child care fraud-terrorism connection report bothers Minnesota lawmakers
ST. PAUL—There is no proof that state money to help low-income Minnesota families afford child care ended up in the hands of terrorists,...
May 15, 2018 - 9:39pm
April 23, 2018
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
DULUTH — An administrative law judge on Monday recommended the contentious Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline should move forward, but...
April 23, 2018 - 6:49pm
April 17, 2018
Proposed Minnesota law aims to crack down on protesters, but protesters are protesting
ST. PAUL—As the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission prepares to vote this June on Enbridge Energy Co.'s controversial Line 3 replacement...
April 17, 2018 - 6:14pm
April 10, 2018
New voices join Enbridge pipeline protest in northeastern Minn.
AUTOMBA, Minn. — Against a backdrop of large pipes stacked like cordwood, Nicholle Ramsey stood alongside two dozen others on the trespassing-side...
April 10, 2018 - 12:14pm
March 14, 2018
Red Lake votes to remove Enbridge pipelines
RED LAKE, Minn.—The Red Lake Tribal Council voted Tuesday, March 13, to remove Enbridge-owned oil pipelines from its land. The unanimous...
March 14, 2018 - 7:35pm
January 26, 2017
Nolan lauds Trump support of American steel in pipelines
WASHINGTON—Applauding President Trump's announcement of his support for the use of exclusively American-made pipelines, U.S. Rep Rick Nolan on Tuesday reintroduced his American Pipeline Jobs & Safety Act. Nolan's bill would require that virtually all energy pipelines built and...
January 26, 2017 - 10:15pm
December 18, 2016
Reader Opinion: Don't stop progress
Regarding standing together—oil comes out of the ground, put in a pipe. How does that change the taste of drinking water? Pipeline is safer and cheaper than rail. I like rail, I made my living on the railroad. I just hope when the price of gas gets back up to $4 per gallon you...
December 18, 2016 - 3:50pm
August 17, 2015
Reader Opinion: American steel
Rep. Rick Nolan: Using American-made steel pipe for oil pipelines is a good idea but did you hit a Chinese-made steel nail on the head with a Chinese-made steel hammer? Do Americans even know how to make steel anymore? Jerrold C. Turnquist Brainerd
August 17, 2015 - 11:43pm
June 25, 2015
U.S. crude oil pipeline projects: Plains, Delek gauging interest in Caddo Pipeline
June 24 (Reuters) - Oil pipelines in the United States are undergoing a historic realignment in response to new production in the Eagle Ford...
June 25, 2015 - 11:25am