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Okabena Fire Department gets new truck
Trojans place second at speech meet
WPU, District 518 discuss expanding fiber optic network
Cemetery may get financial help
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Column: Biodiesel gives the region a boost
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Data: Nov. 27, 2017
July 4, 2014
It's truckers vs. farmers on biodiesel mandate
ST. PAUL — Adding something to a petroleum-based fuel always has been controversial, so it should be no surprise that soybean-based biodiesel brings disputes. “It’s blatantly unfair and costly to the trucking industry,” President John Hausladen of the Minnesota Trucking Association...
July 4, 2014 - 9:08pm
April 18, 2014
Judge strikes down Minnesota rules on out-of-state power plants
ST. PAUL — A federal judge has blocked restrictions set by the state of Minnesota that tried to limit businesses in North Dakota and other states from building coal-fired power plants and selling the electricity in Minnesota. The ruling issued Friday found that Minnesota’s...
April 18, 2014 - 9:52pm
April 11, 2014
Column: Plusses of a pipeline
By HARRY MELANDER and WILLIAM BLAZAR ST. PAUL — Beginning in 1973, headlines announcing the results of a meeting of OPEC ministers often sent shockwaves through the American economy. From the founding of the nation until that time, the United States had never been beholden to...
April 11, 2014 - 9:04pm
April 4, 2014
POET VP speaks on renewable energy at Bio Conference
WORTHINGTON — Renewable energy was the main focus during Doug Berven’s presentation at the Worthington Bio Conference on Friday. Berven,...
April 4, 2014 - 10:05pm
March 31, 2014
Issues that led to propane shortage remain unresolved
By DOUG BELDEN, St. Paul Pioneer Press ST. PAUL — When state lawmakers rushed to approve $20 million in emergency heating aid in February, there was lots of talk about coming back to address the deeper structural issues that contributed to the severe propane shortage and consequent...
March 31, 2014 - 10:18am
March 4, 2014
Column: Staying warm this winter
By U.S. Sen Amy Klobuchar WASHINGTON — Having a warm place to call home is a necessity during these cold winter months. Especially here in Minnesota, where winter temperatures have plunged to record lows. For families who struggle to heat their homes, this extreme weather isn’t...
March 4, 2014 - 5:27pm
March 3, 2014
Letter: Biofuel concerns aren't justified
By Robert Moffitt, St. Paul A recent article about how Bemidji’s school buses perform during this winter’s harsh weather raised some concerns about biodiesel, and the state’s plans to increase the required biodiesel blend from the current 5-percent blend (B5) to 10 percent...
March 3, 2014 - 4:39pm
February 26, 2014
Letter: Energy assistance bill was worthy of support
On the first day of the 2014 Legislative Session, the Minnesota House approved legislation that helps address the propane supply shortage that is occurring throughout the state. Lawmakers agreed to appropriate $20 million to the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LI-HEAP)...
February 26, 2014 - 10:00pm
February 24, 2014
Don't mess with the Renewable Fuel Standard
By Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad We are governors from neighboring states and different political parties. We don’t agree on everything, but we stand united in our belief that our nation needs a robust Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) and together in our...
February 24, 2014 - 5:43pm
February 14, 2014
Crew works to regain control of North Dakota oil well
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Crews were working Friday to regain control of an oil well south of Watford City after a blowout prompted 15 workers to flee for safety. The oil well blowout occurred Thursday after a piece of equipment failed at a well about seven miles north of the Theodore...
February 14, 2014 - 9:47pm
February 6, 2014
As others see it: Propane supply a critical issue
West Central Tribune The propane situation in Minnesota has reached a crisis point. More than 250,000 homes, businesses and farm operations across Minnesota depend on propane for heating purposes. Gov.
February 6, 2014 - 10:07pm
February 5, 2014
Letter: One way of explaining the propane crisis
By Andy Olson, Windom The Imperial Kingdom — the City of London, together with the mythical ruler of Olympian Gods, Zeus — has been upset with the wayward colony, the United States, and their Promethean outlook for 238 years. Prometheus stole fire from heaven and taught mankind...
February 5, 2014 - 9:28pm
February 4, 2014
Dayton expands eligibility for heat assistance
ST. PAUL — Gov.
February 4, 2014 - 9:39pm
February 3, 2014
Letter: A Keystone XL pipe-dream
By Darwin Dyce, Ghent Recently I read a syndicated column by Charles Krauthammer attempting to draw the public into supporting the Keystone XL Pipeline. After misrepresenting the very real dangers o f tar sands mining and building a pipeline to pump this highly corrosive oil across...
February 3, 2014 - 8:47pm
January 31, 2014
Report: No pipeline means no oil by rail
AMY DALRYMPLE Forum News Service Without the Keystone XL Pipeline, as many as 14 additional trains carrying crude oil could come through North Dakota and Minnesota every day, according to a report released Friday on the pipeline. The U.S. State Department issued its final Environmental...
January 31, 2014 - 9:58pm