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Travel difficult across the Northland as heavy snow continues to fall
One year after pipeline protest's end, 'I would have done it all over again'
Sheriff's Office seeks help in finding northwest Minn. woman
'It's all about teamwork'
Party for the 'pout': 39th annual International Eelpout Festival draws a crowd to Walker
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Their idea is 'da bomb': Three high school seniors are building bath bomb business in their parents' basement
'Stability' not enough for Duluth jobs; aging population isn’t being replaced on pace
United and Delta cut ties to NRA as boycott movement spreads to global corporations
Hormel announces stock sharing, starting wage increases
Allete mulls layoffs, leaving jobs open
Place a Business Announcement
Teague helps lift Wolves over Bulls, without injured Butler
UND rallies to tie Miami, but only grabs one point in key series
Prep report: Superior boys fall in section hockey final
College men's hockey: 'Dogs win big, clinch home ice in NCHC playoffs
Plugging the gaps in your energy budget: Audits help Minnesota Power customers save
Ask a Master Gardener: Terrariums offer low-maintenance taste of gardening
Theater review: Lust, love and lies in the digital age in 'Sex with Strangers'
Photo essay: Winter sunrise in Grand Marais
Things to Do for Feb. 23, 2018
John Ahlberg Myers
Tom & Monica Martin
Robert "Bob" J. Duncan
Ethel Helen Gannon
William A. Mell
Susan J. Robillard
Reader's View: Good education doesn't include coddling
Reader's View: Jim has much to teach in earbud world
Reader's View: Stop the mass shootings
Reader's View: Mining money won't stop dumbing-down of kids
Reader's View: Elect those who put our needs first
Birders from across the country bolster their ‘life lists’ at the Sax-Zim Bog
Brule musher takes part in Junior Iditarod this weekend
Leaving the trail: Longtime Beargrease musher Aili announces retirement
Outdoors Notes for Feb. 25, 2018
Grandma's Brag Book
Through Readers' Eyes
January 29, 2018
Industry leaders optimistic about policy and renewable fuels growth
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Despite low corn prices, farmers are coming off a successful year for policy and growth in renewable fuels. That was...
January 29, 2018 - 6:39am
Trump told Iowa he'd save ethanol. His EPA chief has other ideas
As he sought votes during last year's Iowa caucuses, candidate Donald Trump courted farmers with praise for ethanol and promises that he would...
September 29, 2017 - 7:06am
July 7, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Trump biofuel decision draws mixed reaction
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans in Congress generally applauded the Trump administration's announcement about the amount of biofuels that must be...
July 7, 2017 - 1:33pm
April 15, 2017
Reader's view: Immoral to fuel cars with food
I appreciated the clarification from Ashwin Raman of Minnesota Bio-Fuels with regard to how much corn goes into the production of ethanol. His "In Response" commentary on March 30 was headlined, "Study, article misrepresented, did disservice to ethanol." The fact remains, however,...
April 15, 2017 - 10:00pm
March 30, 2017
In Response: Study, article misrepresented, did disservice to ethanol
I believe the March 21 story, “Habitat loss highest near ethanol plants,” did a disservice to readers because it cited a study that contains dubious and inaccurate conclusions.
March 30, 2017 - 12:39am
March 15, 2017
New, safer U.S. rail cars gather dust even as ethanol trains grow longer
NEW YORK -- While crossing a small wooden bridge in northwestern Iowa last Thursday, March 9, 20 rail tank cars in a mile-long train transporting...
March 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
March 10, 2017
Ethanol train derails, bursts into flames in Iowa
NEW YORK -- More than two dozen tank cars hauling ethanol derailed Friday morning, March 10, in northwestern Iowa, causing some to catch fire and sending an unknown volume of the biofuel into a nearby creek, according to the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board. There were no...
March 10, 2017 - 1:40pm
February 28, 2017
White House denies Trump order on biofuels program, sows market confusion
The White House on Tuesday, Feb. 28, denied that President Donald Trump planned to issue an executive order to change the national biofuels program,...
February 28, 2017 - 3:24pm
January 26, 2014
SD delegation fights changes to ethanol standard
By Henry C. Jackson WASHINGTON (AP) — As a deadline nears for comments, South Dakota's congressional delegation is pushing the Obama administration to reverse course on proposed changes that would significantly reduce the amount of ethanol in the country's fuel supply. The...
January 26, 2014 - 10:58pm
December 12, 2013
Ethanol profit margins hit records
High numbers seen despite looming cut to federal biofuels program.
December 12, 2013 - 7:08am
November 24, 2013
OPINION: Support for Renewable Fuels Standard is still warranted
The Renewable Fuels Standard was created by Congress in 2005 and required oil companies to add ethanol to gasoline. Beginning with a 4 billion gallon requirement in 2006, the following year President George W.
November 24, 2013 - 2:30pm
June 3, 2009
Budgeteer Our View: On senior 'brain drain' ... and ethanol
For decades we've heard complaints about a "brain drain" in northeastern Minnesota as young people move from our area to other places, usually the Twin Cities, because they can't find adequate jobs here. When they leave us, they create many voids, including a need for volunteers to...
June 3, 2009 - 2:42pm
March 18, 2009
Feds consider upping ethanol levels
ST. PAUL - Federal officials have until year's end to decide whether gasoline may contain more than the common 10 percent ethanol. If that happens, ethanol supporters promise thousands of new jobs for the Minnesota economy and another step toward national energy independence. "We...
March 18, 2009 - 3:16pm