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Reader's View: Unlikely that dogs enjoy running the Beargrease
Reader's View: Don’t let Enbridge rush pipeline decision
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MN DNR Weekly Report for Feb. 8, 2016
So far, mild winter is good news for Northland’s whitetails
Ask a conservation officer: Track kits don’t turn ATVs into legal snowmobiles
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February 11, 2016
PUC rejects electric rate shift
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission Thursday rejected a proposal by Minnesota Power that would have cut electric rates for taconite plants...
February 11, 2016 - 7:24pm
February 9, 2016
Reader's view: Eliminate energy tax
The one tax cut that would benefit every taxpayer and business in Minnesota would be cutting the sales tax on our electricity and home-heating bills. The Legislature should have easy access to the amount collected by this tax. Then, use the rest of the state’s budget surplus to...
opinion / readers views
February 9, 2016 - 9:06pm
February 6, 2016
Reader's view: Electric rate cuts won’t jump-start taconite plants
Minnesota Power’s application to the Public Utilities Commission in regard to reduce the commercial (industrial) electric rate and increase the residential rate seems like nothing more than an attempt to increase the profits of the operating taconite companies (“Opposition grows...
opinion / readers views
February 6, 2016 - 10:12am
February 3, 2016
Enbridge calls regulatory action on Sandpiper "unlawful and unreasonable"
ST. PAUL — Enbridge Energy on Monday called an order by regulators in the Sandpiper pipeline permitting process "unlawful and unreasonable" and requested it be altered. The company's complaint centers on when an Environmental Impact Statement, or environmental study of the proposed...
February 3, 2016 - 8:10pm
Gas prices near all-time cheapest
With gas selling in Duluth Wednesday for as little as $1.48 per gallon, $1.39 in Cloquet and $1.35 in the Twin Cities, some Minnesotans are paying...
February 3, 2016 - 7:11pm
February 2, 2016
Lake Superior College hosts solar event
Want to add solar energy to your home or business? A free event at Lake Superior College on Thursday will provide information you will need. Short presentations will be given on rates, incentives and financing available for installing solar energy. Homeowners who already have solar...
February 2, 2016 - 9:40pm
Reader's view: Pipelines serve economy and protect environment
A Jan. 6 Local View column suggested Minnesotans have the option of saying “no” to transporting crude oil via both pipelines and rail (“Oil trains, pipelines offer false choice”). Regardless of that view, crude oil will still move to markets because crude oil plays a vital...
opinion / readers views
February 2, 2016 - 9:15pm
January 29, 2016
Camp Ripley solar array gets PUC approval
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commissioner has approved the Minnesota Power solar complex planned for Camp Ripley that will produce enough electricity to power 2,000 homes. The PUC gave its expected approval Thursday to the Duluth-based utility's planned 10-megawatt project on the...
January 29, 2016 - 3:14pm
January 28, 2016
Parts of West Duluth, Proctor lose power Wednesday
Power was lost to about 1,100 customers in West Duluth and Proctor Wednesday night for more than two hours, according to Minnesota Power.
January 28, 2016 - 4:58pm
January 27, 2016
Opposition grows to Minnesota Power electric rate shift
Opposition is mounting against a proposed shift in electric costs for customers of Minnesota Power that would increase rates for homeowners...
January 27, 2016 - 11:25am
January 25, 2016
Anti-pipeline protest held in Superior
Opponents of proposed Enbridge Energy pipelines across northern Minnesota chanted and performed Native American drum songs in front of the...
January 25, 2016 - 5:15pm
January 20, 2016
In response: Climate Lobby fee can help the poor while encouraging more clean energy
The Jan. 12 column in the News Tribune, “Clean Power Plan will hurt the poor,” had many good points. I share its concern for the poor and...
opinion / local view
January 20, 2016 - 12:02am
January 18, 2016
Oil prices drop below $28 per barrel, lowest since 2003
Oil prices slumped to a 2003 low below $28 per barrel on Monday as the market anticipated a rise in Iranian exports after the lifting of sanctions...
January 18, 2016 - 3:57pm
January 12, 2016
Local view: Fracking isn’t worth the risk
Hydraulic fracturing no doubt has helped vastly expand oil and natural gas production across the U.S. and has been hailed as a solution to the...
opinion / local view
January 12, 2016 - 9:16pm
Regulators attempt to streamline Sandpiper proceedings
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on Monday sided with Enbridge Energy and rejoined the need and route permit proceedings for the proposed Sandpiper Pipeline after previously splitting them up. The commission also authorized an environmental study of the project....
January 12, 2016 - 7:07pm