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Dakota Access security firm operated in ND without license, board says
A mother's response to the health-care debate: Her 3-year-old son's $231,000 hospital bill
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
Judge orders Minnesota to fund legislature through Oct. 1
Minnesota fat: State tops list among highest percentage of overweight cats, dogs, report says
Brady named NFL's top player in Top 100 poll
VFW baseball: Slayton tops Worthington behind solid pitching, big third inning
Red Sox top Twins, Sale posts 10th victory
Wild sign Olofsson to two-year contract
Second all-star trip would be 'a blessing' for Santana
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
Douglas "Dugan" Suss
Gwinevere Elaine Neil
George Blom Johnson
John H. Korfe
Column: Slip away to a luxury weekend at your Hotel Thompson
Disheveled Theologian: Treasure hunting
Looking Back: 1967 -- 1923 WHS graduate speaks at 100th Carleton commencement
Column: What became of those magic pills that cut fuel costs in half?
WHS 70th reunion
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Munns 70th anniversary
Hoefker 60th anniversary
Abrahamson 50th anniversary
Luitjens 25th anniversary
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Regular School Board Meeting Minutes May 2017
Nobles County Public Works Facility reroof proposals
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May 12, 2017
Biofuels promoter to remain jailed until federal trial, judge orders
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — A federal judge in Iowa has refused to allow a biofuels promoter out of jail before his trial on fraud charges, saying...
May 12, 2017 - 7:23am
January 20, 2017
Successful Minnesota biofuels industry awaits Trump
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's plant-based fuel industries of ethanol and biodiesel are success stories, but their future depends on the new Trump administration. "We are a little nervous," Assistant Commissioner Andrea Vaubel of the Minnesota Department of Agriculture said, not knowing...
January 20, 2017 - 9:01pm
June 9, 2015
Column: Biofuels under attack -- it's the same old story
WASHINGTON — It’s been a familiar few weeks for biofuels. First, chain restaurants and chicken producers blamed ethanol for raising food prices. Then, the federal government’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) caved to the oil industry in proposing weak requirements for...
June 9, 2015 - 5:16pm
October 2, 2014
Column: Fuel standard good for U.S. economic engine
By U.S. Rep. Tim Walz WASHINGTON — Imagine a future where America controls its own energy destiny — a future in which we stop spending $1 billion per day on foreign oil and start investing those funds to rebuild our crumbling infrastructure and help pay down the debt, all while...
October 2, 2014 - 1:56pm
July 21, 2014
Column: Don't let big oil bully biofuels
By U.S. Sen Amy Klobuchar and U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley WASHINGTON — It’s vacation season across America. That means family road trips are under way and the traveling public is paying even closer attention when they pull up to the pump. America’s road warriors have long cherished...
July 21, 2014 - 4:46pm
October 10, 2012
Letter: Keep Renewable Fuel Standard the way it is
Later this fall, the Environmental Protection Agency will decide on a waiver request for the Renewable Fuel Standard -- the country's most successful energy policy in more than 40 years. If the EPA goes forward with the waiver it will drastically impact not only the direction of...
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
August 17, 2011
Peterson questions federal biofuels plan
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's senior congressman fears the Obama administration has fired a shot over the ethanol industry's bow in seeking a home-grown fuel for the Navy. "I think that is a big a problem," said U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, who serves most of western Minnesota.
August 17, 2011 - 9:46pm
August 16, 2011
Navy poised to consume more biofuels
August 16, 2011 - 9:06pm
January 24, 2011
MnSP receives nearly $400k in USDA funds
BREWSTER -- Minnesota Soybean Processors of Brewster has been awarded nearly $400,000 in U.S. Department of Agriculture funds to help offset the cost of soybeans used in the production of biodiesel. The funds, authorized by the 2008 Farm Bill, are funded through the USDA's bioenergy...
January 24, 2011 - 8:11pm
August 7, 2008
Debating the impact of biofuels on food, other prices
REDWOOD FALLS -- Emotions are rising nationally as leaders debate the question about whether biofuels such as ethanol are driving up food and other prices. Those at FarmFest Wednesday heard national and state experts deliver a definitive "it depends" answer to the question that is...
August 7, 2008 - 12:00am
May 14, 2008
Letter: Don't blame farmers for high prices
In a world of finger pointing, farmers have had to shoulder the blame for the increased costs of food, when in reality, the facts point to other influences that contribute to the rising costs. I would like to share some statistics with you: The biofuels industry is reducing gas...
May 14, 2008 - 12:00am