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Decision on oil pipeline sparks protests: Activists ask for help from Minn. governor

December 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Environmental activists are calling on Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton to come to their aid once again, asking the governor to reach out to Washington and advocate for more strict adherence to federal oil pipeline regulations.
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Decision on oil pipeline sparks protests: Activists ask for help from Minn. governor

December 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Environmental activists are calling on Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton to come to their aid once again, asking the governor to reach out to Washington and advocate for more strict adherence to federal oil pipeline regulations.
Protest…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Lawsuit filed for broader review of pipeline

December 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Two Minnesota environmental groups filed suit in state district court Friday asking for a broader environmental review for the proposed Enbridge Energy Sandpiper oil pipeline across northern Minnesota.

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Enbridge delays proposed Sandpiper: Company blames Minnesota regulators for longer process

September 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

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 th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Enbridge delays proposed Sandpiper: Company blames Minnesota regulators for longer process

September 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

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 th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Not giving up on Keystone: Advocates, opponents continue to push for decision on Keystone XL

September 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

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 coming, North Dakota congressmen said Friday.
Despite the delay, neither side of the Keystone XL pipe…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Not giving up on Keystone: Advocates, opponents continue to push for decision on Keystone XL

September 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

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 coming, North Dakota congressmen said Friday.
Despite the delay, neither side of the Keystone XL pipe…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.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

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

The (pipe)line that divided the people: Politicians weigh in on Sandpiper crude oil system

August 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

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 ahe…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com