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County committees reject sale of Hog Island
Drinking water safe in Superior after Husky fire
Bears suspected in vehicle break-ins
Concerns linger in fallout of Husky fire
School board adds holiday, buses
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Yelich's late homer carries Brewers over Twins, 5-4
Cavs rout Celtics in Game 3
Lightning strike quick in Game 5, take 3-2 series lead over Caps
Minnesota may land a PGA Tour tourney
Debt imperils our republic
Instability worth supporting
The birth of three uncles
American Legion commemorates sacrifice
Evil shouldn't triumph
Minn. brothers share rare distinction of earning every Boy Scout badge
Happy Golden Birthday Allen
Julie Rinnet's 100th Birthday
Happy Birthday Dave
SHS performs 'The Sound of Music'
Performance rescheduled after refinery fire
Library closes for construction
Concert features Superior Voices
Wascott novelist releases 'The Sisters'
Walt & Grace Smestad
Richard & Linda Taber
Clarence & Alice Mattson Sr
John Ahlberg Myers
Edward Neal Erickson
John "Jack" Joseph Eastman Jr.
Paul R. Smith
Reverend Doctor Joan Goebel
Allan M. "Skip" Jones
energy and mining
May 11, 2018
Panel considers mining regulation options
May 11, 2018 - 7:45am
May 4, 2018
Husky requiring liability waivers for northern Wis. refinery fire injuries
SUPERIOR, Wis.—Husky Energy is requiring anyone with a bodily injury claim in the wake of last week's Superior refinery fire to sign liability...
May 4, 2018 - 7:41pm
ECE members gather
More than 350 East Central Energy members and guests attended the cooperative's 82nd annual meeting April 19. President and CEO Steve Shurts recognized Bob Kaeter, who recently stepped down after nearly 40 years on the ECE Board of Directors. He also presented a plaque to representatives...
May 4, 2018 - 8:04am
April 27, 2018
Stariha joins Superior Fuel
Joe Stariha joined Duluth-based propane provider Superior Fuel Company as chief financial officer.
April 27, 2018 - 8:47am
April 24, 2018
SWL&P infrastructure projects underway
Superior Water, Light and Power continues work on several infrastructure-related projects this year, including installing more advanced meters at customer homes and businesses, upgrading its natural gas system and replacing century-old water mains along Belknap Street in Superior....
April 24, 2018 - 7:55am
April 23, 2018
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
DULUTH — An administrative law judge on Monday recommended the contentious Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline should move forward, but...
April 23, 2018 - 6:49pm
April 17, 2018
ECE holds annual meeting for members
East Central Energy members are invited to attend the co-op's 82nd annual meeting Thursday and play a role on the team that brings safe, reliable electricity to east central Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin. The meeting is held at the Braham Event Center, 655 Eighth St. SW, Braham,...
April 17, 2018 - 8:03am
April 9, 2018
Keystone oil spill in November twice as large as initially reported
ST. PAUL — A November pipeline leak in rural South Dakota was nearly double in size than initially estimated.
April 9, 2018 - 5:15pm
March 15, 2018
PUC approves Line 3 environmental study: Final decision on project expected in June
DULUTH—The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on Thursday, March 15, approved the environmental review for the proposed Enbridge Energy Line 3 replacement oil pipeline across northern Minnesota. The PUC, after delaying the decision in December and saying the Minnesota Department...
March 15, 2018 - 7:47pm
March 14, 2018
Red Lake votes to remove Enbridge pipelines
RED LAKE, Minn.—The Red Lake Tribal Council voted Tuesday, March 13, to remove Enbridge-owned oil pipelines from its land. The unanimous...
March 14, 2018 - 7:35pm
March 6, 2018
ALLETE slated to sell Thunder Spirit wind farm
ALLETE Clean Energy, a subsidiary of ALLETE Inc. announced Thursday its plan to sell the 48-megawatt phase two of the Thunder Spirit wind farm near Hettinger, North Dakota, to Montana-Dakota Utilities. The approximately $85 million sale is expected to close when ALLETE Clean Energy's...
March 6, 2018 - 7:59am
February 10, 2018
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — The future is bright for the solar sector in Minnesota, state and industry leaders said this week. Minnesota...
February 10, 2018 - 2:40pm
December 29, 2017
Grand Rapids serves as ground zero for Enbridge Line 3
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — The story of how this mill and hockey town became the epicenter of the pipeline abandonment debate starts at St....
December 29, 2017 - 7:37am
December 18, 2017
Restoring what’s left behind from mining
Farm fields, trees and wetlands once graced the site where Flambeau Mining Co. built its copper-gold mine near Ladysmith in the early 1990s.
December 18, 2017 - 9:11am
October 12, 2013
Gusty winds cause Northland power outages
Lake Country Power reported Friday night that gusty winds were to blame for power outages that affected nearly 1,500 customers in the Northland. As of 10 p.m., nearly 750 customers remained without power, with the largest outage in the Kettle River and Barnum areas. Crews were working...
October 12, 2013 - 12:01am