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Jimmy Carter joins Keystone foes as both sides search for celebrity support

April 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — Former President Jimmy Carter announced his opposition to the Keystone XL pipeline Wednesday, calling it a “linchpin for tar sands expansion and the increased pollution that will follow.”

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Despite opposition, many landowners await Keystone pipeline

March 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Grant Schulte

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — If the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline ever gains approval, Ronald Weber will watch from his farmhouse as workers lay the line beneath a half-mile of his cropland in northeast Nebraska.

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Noem expects pipeline approval before Obama’s term ends

March 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem believes President Barack Obama will decide whether to approve the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline before the end of his term in 2016.

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Report: Keystone contractor followed federal rules

February 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Matthew Daly

WASHINGTON (AP) — A consulting firm that helped write an environmental review of the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline complied with federal rules regarding possible conflict of interest, the State Department’s inspector genera…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

OUR VIEW: Time to approve pipeline

February 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

We totally get opponents’ environmental worries about the Canadian Keystone XL Pipeline project — if the oil conduit were being built in a perfect world where all ideals were practically attainable when we wished.

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OUR VIEW: Time to approve pipeline

February 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

We totally get opponents’ environmental worries about the Canadian Keystone XL Pipeline project — if the oil conduit were being built in a perfect world where all ideals were practically attainable when we wished.

Unfortunately, the Keystone proj…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Keystone XL waiting list grows for US oil shippers

February 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

By James MacPherson

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — TransCanada Corp. says it has a growing list of U.S. oil shippers signing up to use a proposed connector to the proposed Keystone XL pipeline that would run from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico.

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No Keystone XL means more oil by rail, report says

February 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

Without the Keystone XL Pipeline, as many as 14 additional trains carrying crude oil could come through North Dakota and Minnesota every day, according to a report released Friday on the pipeline.

The U.S. State Department issued its final Envir…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

No Keystone XL means more oil by rail, report says

February 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

Without the Keystone XL Pipeline, as many as 14 additional trains carrying crude oil could come through North Dakota and Minnesota every day, according to a report released Friday on the pipeline.

The U.S. State Department issued its final Envir…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

CARTOON: Waiting on the Keystone pipeline

February 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

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