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May 23, 2017
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, seen here in April, said that interior's funding of $11.6 billion for fiscal 2018, which is about $1.6 billion less annually, will eliminate programs that he says are unnecessary, duplicative or a low priority. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump proposes sharp cuts at Interior Department while pushing for more drilling on public lands
May 23, 2017 - 5:50pm
May 21, 2017
The Memo: What to know in business this week for May 22
May 21, 2017 - 8:33pm
May 13, 2017
Al Hodnik, chairman, president and CEO of Allete, holds a copy of the company’s 2017 profile while addressing shareholders at Tuesday’s annual investors conference in Duluth. Steve Kuchera /
Allete powers up: Duluth-based company thriving as it renews focus on all things energy
May 13, 2017 - 7:38pm
May 11, 2017
A crew works in a 10-foot hole along Enbridge's Line 3 oil pipeline near Bemidji last September. The pipeline had external corrosion and was being repaired with a "sleeve." (Bemidji Pioneer file photo)
Citizens file to intervene in Enbridge Line 3 case
May 11, 2017 - 8:36pm
May 10, 2017
This file photo shows work on the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota last year. Forum News Service file photo
84-gallon spill reported on Dakota Access Pipeline in northern SD
May 10, 2017 - 5:25pm
May 4, 2017
The Minnesota Power Allete building in downtown Duluth. (2006 file / News Tribune)
Allete posts $49 million first-quarter profit
May 4, 2017 - 7:59pm
May 2, 2017
Community members met in the Belfield Theatre to ask questions concerning the proposed Davis Refinery on Tuesday.  Kalsey Stults / Forum News Service
Conflicting questions arise at meeting over proposed new refinery on edge of national park
May 2, 2017 - 10:05pm
April 28, 2017
FILE PHOTO: Construction equipment sits near a Dakota Access Pipeline construction site off County Road 135 near the town of Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S. on October 30, 2016. REUTERS/Josh Morgan/File Photo
U.S. pipeline regulator raises penalties for safety violations
April 28, 2017 - 2:28pm
April 19, 2017
Wind turbines generating electricity
Minnesota wind power expands
April 19, 2017 - 5:52pm
April 16, 2017
The Memo: What to know in business this week for April 17
April 16, 2017 - 9:00pm
April 12, 2017
The Duluth steam plant has converted two of its four boilers to run on natural gas -- an improvement that should enable it to reduce its coal consumption by an estimated 20,638 tons this year. (Clint Austin /
Duluth curbs coal consumption at steam plant
April 12, 2017 - 6:32pm
April 11, 2017
Virginia Public Utilities pays state pollution penalty
April 11, 2017 - 5:12pm
April 5, 2017
The Robert W Scherer Power Plant, a coal-fired electricity plant operated by Georgia Power, a subsidiary of the Southern Company, in Juliette, Georgia, U.S. April 1, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
President Trump declares end to 'war on coal,' but utilities aren't listening
April 5, 2017 - 2:59pm
April 3, 2017
The Enbridge Tower is pictured on Jasper Avenue in Edmonton. (2012 file / Reuters)
Enbridge Line 3 environmental review will be late
April 3, 2017 - 8:45pm
March 24, 2017
Duluth landmarks to go dark on Saturday night
March 24, 2017 - 9:48pm