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Minnesota will take time to study pipeline route alternatives

September 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — 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…continue reading on dglobe.com

Minnesota will take time to study pipeline route alternatives

September 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — 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…continue reading on dglobe.com

Steelworkers rally against steel dumping

June 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

VIRGINIA — Richard Eklund has been retired for 20 years, but he still drove over from Gilbert Monday morning to show his support for Iron Range Steelworkers still on the job.

Once a steelworker, always a steelworker, said Eklund, who retired in …continue reading on dglobe.com

Armed mob under guise of peaceful protest attacks U.N. in South Sudan

April 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) — A mob of armed civilians pretending to be peaceful protesters delivering a petition to the United Nations in South Sudan forced their way into a U.N. base sheltering some 5,000 civilians Thursday and opened fire, the worl…continue reading on dglobe.com

Minnesota West drops plans to raze building

February 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRANITE FALLS — Minnesota West Community and Technical College will be hiring a consultant to look at its strategy to “right size’’ its campuses, according to Richard Shrubb, president.

He said Wednesday that Minnesota West is no longer pu…continue reading on dglobe.com

Group protests rent hikes in Willison, seeks help from city

November 9, 2013 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON – Chuck Miles works six days a week at age 74 while battling cancer to pay his rent in Williston.

Larry Granbois, 63, just applied for food stamps because this winter he will have less than $100 to live on each month after paying rent …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Group protests rent hikes in Willison, seeks help from city

November 9, 2013 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON – Chuck Miles works six days a week at age 74 while battling cancer to pay his rent in Williston.

Larry Granbois, 63, just applied for food stamps because this winter he will have less than $100 to live on each month after paying rent …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Mount Rushmore site of government shutdown protest

October 14, 2013 in Uncategorized

KEYSTONE (AP) — Mount Rushmore National Memorial is reopening, but some people aren’t happy about the lack of federal support for the memorial in western South Dakota’s Black Hills.

National parks have been closed because of the partial governme…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Dozens protest construction of Keystone XL pipeline

September 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

TWO HARBORS, Minn. A group of close to 60 gathered Friday evening at the Two Harbors Breakwater to protest the continued construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. Continue Reading

Protest against white supremacist group’s leader’s visit planned in Leith

September 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Three former residents of the Fargo-Moorhead area are organizing a protest of this month’s planned visit to the western North Dakota town of Leith by a man who claims to lead a white supremacist group. Continue Reading