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Man killed, 2 injured in accident near Alexander

December 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

ALEXANDER — A 21-year-old man was killed in a three-vehicle accident at approximately 7:10 a.m. Tuesday in McKenzie County.
The male from Union Grove, Wis., was driving a 2008 Chevrolet Cobalt south on U.S. Highway 85 when a 32-year-old female fro…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Minnesota looks for workforce advice

December 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Stories of Minnesota manufacturers finding it difficult to fill jobs abound around rural Minnesota, and some state senators are looking at ways to help.

It may only take a little nudge to move businesses to taking action, a Wisconsin …continue reading on dglobe.com

Minnesota looks for workforce advice

December 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Stories of Minnesota manufacturers finding it difficult to fill jobs abound around rural Minnesota, and some state senators are looking at ways to help.

It may only take a little nudge to move businesses to taking action, a Wisconsin …continue reading on dglobe.com

Standafer presented with state’s ‘heroes’ award

November 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

HUDSON, Wis. — Wisconsin’s first lady, Tonette Walker, presented the Wisconsin Heroes Award to Hudsonite Daryl Standafer, originally of Worthington, during an Oct. 29 ceremony at Mama Maria’s Restaurant.

The monthly award is designed to reco…continue reading on dglobe.com

Standafer presented with state’s ‘heroes’ award

November 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

HUDSON, Wis. — Wisconsin’s first lady, Tonette Walker, presented the Wisconsin Heroes Award to Hudsonite Daryl Standafer, originally of Worthington, during an Oct. 29 ceremony at Mama Maria’s Restaurant.

The monthly award is designed to reco…continue reading on dglobe.com

Butterfly species added to list of endangered species

October 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Two species of butterflies are now protected under the Endangered Species Act.
The Dakota skipper and Poweshiek skipperling have suffered population declines due to loss and degradation of their native grasslands, according to th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Butterfly species added to list of endangered species

October 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Two species of butterflies are now protected under the Endangered Species Act.
The Dakota skipper and Poweshiek skipperling have suffered population declines due to loss and degradation of their native grasslands, according to 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

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

‘Ride for Mother Earth’ protests pipeline route: ‘Honor the Earth’ movement continues demonstrations

August 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

BRAINERD, Minn. — Environmental activists on horseback passed through the Brainerd lakes area this week with the mission to raise awareness of what they say are the dangers associated with Enbridge’s proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline.
Monday, more…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com