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Bygones for Sept. 23, 2017
Dayton, GOP fail to reach deal to fund Legislature
Lost hunter built fire, drank bog water to survive
This weekend, Minnesota celebrates the Finns, with rare visit by their president
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Sappi snags state award for Cloquet mill
Duluth port celebrates rail revival: CN container service opens new possibilities
New customer for AAR in Duluth
Dollar General breaks ground in Poplar
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Prep football: East blanks Denfeld, wins city championship
Prep report: Cloquet wins battle of unbeatens
College football: Ricci latest to join list of UMD injured
Today's college football preview: UMD at Wayne State
Ask a Master Gardener: Perennial division
Tackling fall lawn care
Art for every taste and budget
Design Recipes: Decorate with black
Tomato juice is a myth. Here's what you need to do if your pet gets skunked
Carol and David Jouppi
Jim and Elaine Gibson
Authur & Edith Arnold
Greg and Barb Guenard
Beverly Jean Jeanette Vogt
Ann E. Prescott
Joyce I. Drinkwine
F. Arlen Krantz
Reader's View: Finish waterfront-downtown Lakewalk link
Reader's View: Meat-eaters condoning animal cruelty
Local View: Ideas for clean water need to be carried forward
In memory: Last of Duluth zoo's first family gone; legacy lives on
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Ely race to include canoe-portaging division
SHTA raising money for new Split Rock River bridge
MN DNR Weekly Report for Sept. 18, 2017
More Nice Fish for 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: Sunfish as bait? Nope
Students participate in Upward Bound programs
September 6, 2016
Enbridge buying Spectra Energy in $28 billion deal
Canada's Enbridge Inc. said Tuesday it would buy Spectra Energy Corp of Houston in an all-stock deal valued at about $28 billion to create the largest North American energy infrastructure company.The takeover, the most significant energy deal since oil and natural gas prices crashed...
September 6, 2016 - 6:11pm
September 1, 2016
Enbridge suspends pursuit of Sandpiper oil pipeline approval
Enbridge announced late Thursday it plans to suspend efforts to build its long-planned Sandpiper oil pipeline across northern Minnesota, citing...
September 1, 2016 - 10:29pm
Friday is last day to comment on Minnesota Power rate increase
Friday is the last day to comment to the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on Minnesota Power’s proposed rate shift that would reduce electric bills for large industry and raise them for homeowners and other customers. After being rebuffed by the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission...
September 1, 2016 - 3:34pm
August 21, 2016
Natural gas to replace coal-fired power plant in Michigan's Upper Peninsula
WEC Energy Group Inc. will build natural gas-fired power units at two sites in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, a move that will allow the Presque Isle coal-fired power plant on Lake Superior to be shut down by 2020. The Milwaukee-based utility company announced an agreement last week...
August 21, 2016 - 10:00pm
August 12, 2016
Big Dakota pipeline may upend oil delivery in U.S.
NEW YORK/HOUSTON - It may seem odd that the opening of one pipeline crossing through four U.S. Midwest states could upend the movement of oil...
August 12, 2016 - 3:15pm
August 3, 2016
Enbridge buys into Dakota Access Pipeline, Sandpiper future unclear
Enbridge, which has been battling for approval of a Bakken crude oil pipeline across northern Minnesota, has announced it will invest in a different...
August 3, 2016 - 5:22pm
July 20, 2016
Enbridge agrees to pay $177 million in penalties from 2010 oil spills
Pipeline company Enbridge has reached a $177 million settlement with federal authorities over 2010 oil spills in Michigan and Illinois, with...
July 20, 2016 - 6:37pm
July 4, 2016
Xcel Energy owes Wisconsin customers a refund
Xcel Energy’s Wisconsin customers will get a discount on an upcoming electric bill to make up for overpaying in 2015. Largely because natural gas costs significantly less than anticipated, the utility will refund $9.5 million to its Wisconsin customers, as ordered Thursday by the...
July 4, 2016 - 9:03am
June 30, 2016
Minnesota Power submits new proposal for electric rate shift
After being rebuffed by the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission in February in an attempt to shift electric costs from taconite plants to other customers, Minnesota Power is trying one more time. The Duluth-based utility said Thursday it has submitted a revised plan to the PUC —...
June 30, 2016 - 4:00pm
May 10, 2016
Allete CEO commits to renewable energy sources
Duluth-based Allete was a decade ahead of the curve in meeting a state mandate that requires utilities to produce 25 percent of electricity from...
May 10, 2016 - 7:37pm
April 25, 2016
Canadian regulator approves Enbridge Line 3 with conditions
CALGARY, Alberta — Canadian regulators on Monday recommended the federal government approve Enbridge Inc's plan to replace one of its major crude oil export pipelines, but also imposed 89 conditions on the project to enhance safety and environmental protection. Calgary-based Enbridge...
April 25, 2016 - 9:42pm
April 13, 2016
World's largest private coal company files for bankruptcy
Peabody Energy Corp filed for U.S. bankruptcy protection on Wednesday after a sharp drop in coal prices left it unable to service debt of $10.1 billion, much of it incurred for an expansion into Australia. The Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing from Peabody, the world's biggest private-sector...
April 13, 2016 - 12:36pm
February 26, 2016
Proposed Great Northern power line clears another hurdle
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on Friday unanimously approved a route permit for Minnesota Power's proposed Great Northern Transmission...
February 26, 2016 - 7:56pm
February 21, 2016
Allete’s 2015 earnings up
Duluth-based Allete ended 2015 with earnings, net income and operating revenue all up. The publicly traded energy company is reporting a 30 percent jump in operating revenue, from $1.14 billion in 2014 to $1.49 billion in 2015, according to its latest unaudited earnings report. Allete’s...
February 21, 2016 - 11:00pm
February 17, 2016
Enbridge pushes back timeline for pipeline projects
ST. PAUL — Enbridge Energy has pushed back the timetable for completing two oil pipeline projects in northern Minnesota, saying this week that its Sandpiper and Line 3 projects won’t be ready until early 2019. The two projects — Sandpiper would be a new pipeline, while the existing...
February 17, 2016 - 6:39pm