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2 injured in motorcycle accident near Reeder

August 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

REEDER – Two motorcycle riders from Winnipeg, Manitoba, were injured in an accident Saturday afternoon near Reeder.

Jeffrey Davidson, 50, was driving a 2002 Harley Davidson on Highway 22 approximately 12 miles south of Reeder when the rear tire bl…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

2 injured in motorcycle accident near Reeder

August 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

REEDER – Two motorcycle riders from Winnipeg, Manitoba, were injured in an accident Saturday afternoon near Reeder.

Jeffrey Davidson, 50, was driving a 2002 Harley Davidson on Highway 22 approximately 12 miles south of Reeder when the rear tire bl…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Biofuel groups: Ethanol needs separate treatment in rail rules

July 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — The U.S. ethanol industry pushed back on Wednesday against what they called a “one size fits all” approach to proposed federal rules for shipping fuel by rail, saying regulators must distinguish between the often corn-based biofuel…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Tekakwitha Conference brings participants a ‘renewal of faith’

July 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Priests were dancing Thursday at the Ramada Plaza Suites conference center as musicians banged loudly on a drum behind them and a large crowd cheered them on.
The priests were taking part in the Nations Grand Entry, a traditional part of t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sandpiper pipeline route spares Oakville prairie: Plans approved North Dakota PSC avoids natural reserve area

July 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

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 Prairi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Modern-day voyageurs embark on 900-mile canoe expedition

May 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

Ken Vogel

chronicle@lcnewschronicle.com

A Silver Bay native and a Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center employee are part of a group embarking on a 900-mile expedition in Canada this summer.
Kari Smerud of Silver Bay, now studying at St. Ol…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

From bomb thrower to team player: Billionaire stands against Keystone XL project

May 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

As Boston Red Sox fans streamed into Fenway Park last April for an early-season baseball game, a small plane circled above, towing a banner that read “Steve Lynch for Oil Evil Empire.”
Downtown, truck-mounted video screens looped attack ads agai…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Industry poll: 70 percent Americans support Keystone XL

April 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

The American Petroleum Institute is using a new poll to show Americans’ support for the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline.

With the latest delay — the State Department on Friday said federal agencies needed more time to review the project in li…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Study of oil from deadly derailment points to Bakken crude’s volatility; more research is on the way

April 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — On July 6 last year, a train carrying crude oil from North Dakota to a refinery in eastern Canada was left parked on a hillside in Quebec. It rolled backward down the hill, derailing and crashing into a small town, with railcars burstin…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Study of oil from deadly derailment points to Bakken crude’s volatility; more research is on the way

April 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — On July 6 last year, a train carrying crude oil from North Dakota to a refinery in eastern Canada was left parked on a hillside in Quebec. It rolled backward down the hill, derailing and crashing into a small town, with railcars burstin…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com