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March 15, 2016
Pipeline studies provoke debate
Lisa Kaczke Forum News Service A draft environmental impact statement on Enbridge Energy’s plan to build a pipeline from North Dakota to Superior...
March 15, 2016 - 7:00am
May 12, 2015
Enbridge employees practice spill response
Amy Dalrymple Forum News Service TOWNER, N.D. – Enbridge employees simulated a worst-case scenario last week to practice how...
May 12, 2015 - 7:00am
August 18, 2010
Enbridge fine for deadly explosion stands at $2.4 million
Enbridge Energy Partners LLC was formally fined $2.4 million Tuesday by the U.S. Department of Transportation for the 2007 oil pipeline explosion near Clearbrook, Minn., that killed two Superior men. The fine was proposed in 2008 but didn't become formal until Tuesday. It must be...
August 18, 2010 - 8:22am
July 30, 2010
Michigan oil spill won't likely threaten Lake Michigan
A broken pipeline in Michigan has created a 25 mile-long oil slick on the Kalamazoo River, leading U.S. Senator Russ Feingold to call it the worst oil spill in the Midwest. Feingold says he'll make sure that the federal response to Monday's pipeline burst keeps the hundreds of...
July 30, 2010 - 10:41am
July 27, 2010
840,000 gallons of oil leaks into Kalamazoo River
MARSHALL TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) -- A pipeline company says 840,000 gallons of oil has leaked into a creek that feeds into the Kalamazoo River in southwestern Michigan. The oil leaked Monday from a 30-inch pipeline that carries about 8 million gallons of oil per day from Griffith, Ind.,...
July 27, 2010 - 7:52am
May 25, 2010
Charges dropped against Superior man accused of trespassing on own land
The charges against Jeremy Engelking, a 27-year-old Superior man who challenged Enbridge Energy Partners' right to push a pipeline through his property, have been dismissed. During a pretrial hearing Monday, Engelking learned that Assistant Douglas County District Attorney Lance...
May 25, 2010 - 6:51pm
April 2, 2010
Crude starts to flow to Superior
The 1000-mile long Alberta Clipper pipeline connecting Alberta, Canada to Superior started flowing with crude oil Thursday. This doesn't mean the pipeline is full of crude oil yet. Enbridge Energy Pipeline's Denise Hamsher says it'll take at least five months to creep its way to...
April 2, 2010 - 6:04pm
March 16, 2010
Enbridge pipeline complete, Canadian crude on the way
On March 3, with no fanfare, two welders sparked a torch and linked two pieces of pipe in Superior, the final touch in the 1,000-mile Alberta Clipper oil pipeline. On March 3, with no fanfare, two welders sparked a torch and linked two pieces of pipe in Superior, the final touch...
March 16, 2010 - 10:00am
December 3, 2009
Easement dispute with Enbridge ends in arrest
Jeremy Engelking will appear in Douglas County court at 1:30 p.m. today to face a trespassing charge. Here's the kicker: He was cited for the violation without ever leaving his own property in Superior. The 27-year-old man was going out to hunt deer last Wednesday morning when he...
December 3, 2009 - 8:22pm
November 10, 2009
Pipeliners charged: Three arraigned for felony assault
Three men in Bemidji from Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas were charged Monday in Beltrami County District Court with felony first-degree burglary, felony fourth-degree assault and gross misdemeanor third-degree riot with unlawful force or violence. Scott Andrew Fontenot, 30, of Richard,...
November 10, 2009 - 3:27pm
September 3, 2009
Indian, environmental groups file suit against Enbridge pipeline
American Indian and environmental groups filed a suit today in federal district court in San Francisco against the Enbridge Energy Co. pipeline being built from the Canadian border to Superior. The suit comes one day after ceremonial groundbreaking for the massive pipeline that will...
September 3, 2009 - 10:03pm
August 21, 2009
Feds approve Enbridge pipeline from Canada
Enbridge Energy Corp. may start construction on a pipeline from Canadian oil fields to Superior as early as today, after the U.S.
August 21, 2009 - 10:32am
July 23, 2009
Group opposes Leech Lake oil pipeline
BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) -- A grass-roots group on the Leech Lake Indian Reservation is mounting a petition campaign against a proposed oil pipeline across northern Minnesota. The Leech Lake Tribal Council approved a deal with Enbridge Energy to allow the pipeline to run across the r...
July 23, 2009 - 8:22pm
May 21, 2009
Enbridge Energy environmental assessment available for comment
The public is invited to comment on an Environmental Assessment (EA) prepared by the Department of Natural Resources for the Enbridge Alberta Clipper petroleum pipeline system project. Enbridge Energy Co of Superior has applied to DNR for waterway and wetland crossing permits and...
May 21, 2009 - 8:48pm
May 30, 2008
Unusual conditions at fault in pipeline explosion
The first report from the Enbridge pipeline explosion that killed two Superior men is complete. Enbridge Energy says a series of unusual conditions caused a pipeline leak and fire at a repair site in northwestern Minnesota last November. Enbridge says their report doesn't find...
May 30, 2008 - 12:00am