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Depressed Minnesota mom who killed baby gets prison for manslaughter
Dayton, legislators work on health insurance aid as deadline nears
Collection of 99 vehicles too many for rural acreage
Former Worthington resident explores climate change, nuclear power in new book
Bound for Baxter: Chapulis leaving Worthington for city administrator post
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Flyers keep Wild in check as Minnesota woes continue
Elks hoop shoot: Worthington middle schooler makes free throws all the way to Iowa City
State boys basketball: Huskies fall to Lake City in consolation game
Scott Rall: Another plan comes together
Letter: Expect little from new education secretary
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Letter: District 518 board ‘out of sync’ with most of community
Column: Protecting firefighters' health
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Disheveled Theologian: Forsaken -- A few thoughts during Lent, week 4
Looking Back: 1992 -- Proposed hospital expansion plan advances
Cleaning up for colon health: Timmerman plays it safe
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Disheveled Theologian: Performance review: A few thoughts during Lent, week 3
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Goettsch 65h anniversary
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March 7, 2017
U.S. Senate revokes Obama federal land-planning rule
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Senate on Tuesday, March 7, revoked a rule that aimed to give the public more input into federal land management decisions,...
March 7, 2017 - 4:14pm
March 6, 2017
Titans of oil world meet in Houston after two-year price war
HOUSTON -- The biggest names in the oil world come together this week for the largest industry gathering since the end of a two-year price war...
March 6, 2017 - 11:28am
March 1, 2017
Trump poised to lift federal coal ban, other green rules
U.S. President Donald Trump will target a handful of Obama-era green regulations, including a federal coal mining ban and an initiative forcing...
March 1, 2017 - 1:13pm
February 25, 2017
As DAPL camp cleared, protesters plot resistance to other pipelines
CANNON BALL, N.D. - Opponents of the Dakota Access Pipeline who were pushed out of their protest camp this week have vowed to keep up efforts...
February 25, 2017 - 1:02pm
February 10, 2017
Tribal summit in Duluth will target pipelines
DULUTH — About 70 representatives of Native American tribes in Canada, the Great Lakes region and North Dakota plan to gather in Duluth...
February 10, 2017 - 6:33pm
January 12, 2017
Oil spill reporting bill gets mixed reviews
BISMARCK — A bill that would raise the threshold for reporting oil spills got mixed reviews Thursday, Jan. 12, with proponents saying it would improve government efficiency while opponents advocated for more transparency. The House Energy and Natural Resources Committee heard about...
January 12, 2017 - 9:04pm
January 9, 2017
South-Central SD wind farm could be split up
AVON, S.D. — A proposed wind farm near Avon in south-central South Dakota, which was tabled in September, could yet take off with a different look. Prevailing Winds filed a notice with the South Dakota Public Utilities Commision in December showing interest in developing 13 different...
January 9, 2017 - 8:54pm
December 18, 2016
Column: If Trump stands athwart progress on climate change, he'll be in for a fight
WASHINGTON — The incoming Trump administration will face passionate and hostile resistance if it tries to deny the reality of human-induced climate change. We can already hear the drums of war. — The Department of Energy flatly denied a demand from the Trump transition team to...
December 18, 2016 - 8:35pm
December 5, 2016
Crow Wing Power members bring solar project to life
BRAINERD, Minn. — Thanks to green-minded cooperative members, Crow Wing Power plans to build a community solar garden along Minnesota Highway 371 north of Brainerd next spring. Char Kinzer, public relations manager for the power co-op, said Crow Wing Power will join a list of energy...
December 5, 2016 - 8:45pm
October 25, 2016
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be ‘removed from the land’
MORTON COUNTY, N.D. — Opponents of the Dakota Access Pipeline called for a “national day of action” on Tuesday, Oct. 25, by asking supporters to share prayers and songs for more than 100 people arrested during protests this past weekend. The call for action, which will include...
October 25, 2016 - 5:20pm
September 21, 2016
State to buy rural Minnesota renewable energy for Capitol complex
ST. PAUL -- Rural Minnesota wind and solar farms likely will provide a third of the electricity for the state's 23-building Capitol complex near downtown St. Paul. State and Xcel Energy officials on Wednesday, Sept. 21, announced a 20-year deal to use power from North Star Solar Project...
September 21, 2016 - 8:40pm
September 11, 2016
North Dakota oil pipeline delays could hit producers, shippers
NEW YORK -- With the U.S. government siding in favor of Native American protests against a key North Dakota pipeline, local oil producers and shippers are facing the possibility of greater delays in getting a quick route to ship oil to the Gulf of Mexico.On Friday, following ongoing...
September 11, 2016 - 9:44pm
August 24, 2016
Judge won’t rule on ND pipeline lawsuit for weeks
WASHINGTON -- A federal judge here won’t issuing his ruling for more than two weeks after a hearing Wednesday, Aug. 24, in a lawsuit seeking to halt construction of a $3.8 billion pipeline to haul North Dakota oil. Judge James E. Boasberg has taken the matter under advisement and...
August 24, 2016 - 10:00pm
August 22, 2016
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota will not appeal a federal court ruling that called unconstitutional a Minnesota law restricting importing electricity from coal-fired electric generating plants. North Dakota filed the suit against the Minnesota Next Generation Energy Act, passed in 2007, and...
August 22, 2016 - 9:15pm
While crews work to restore power, Northland residents without electricity improvise, adapt
DULUTH — Utility crews made steady progress Friday in restoring electricity to tens of thousands of Northland homes and businesses left without power after severe storms swept across the region on Thursday. But thousands of other people still were immersed in an unplanned move off...
July 22, 2016 - 9:30pm