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Snow, freezing drizzle continue across the Northland this morning
Minnesota man killed in snowmobile crash in Bayfield County
Spartans win in double OT
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'Hamilton' kicks off season at the Orpheum in Minneapolis
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October 20, 2017
Protesters cut short Enbridge Line 3 public hearing
Supporters, opponents clash over Enbridge replacement project.
October 20, 2017 - 8:53am
October 18, 2017
More than 400 gather to offer views on replacing Enbridge pipeline in northern Minn.
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Conflicting priorities clashed during two meetings Tuesday, Oct. 17, to gather public input for Enbridge Energy's proposed...
October 18, 2017 - 9:03am
October 13, 2017
State programs help with energy bills
As temperatures start to drop in the Northland, Douglas County residents can get help with paying their energy bills through the Wisconsin Home Energy Plus Program. Home Energy Plus includes the Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program and Weatherization Assistance Program. The home...
October 13, 2017 - 7:00am
Minnesota Department of Commerce finds no need for Line 3 replacement
According to Enbridge, replacing the pipeline will increase safety and nearly double its capacity — with the potential to carry up to 760,000 barrels of oil per day. But, according to the Minnesota Department of Commerce, there’s little need for the project and it may be better...
September 13, 2017 - 9:03am
September 12, 2017
Pipeline protest visits courthouse
Protests over the replacement of Enbridge's Line 3 pipeline spilled from the work site along County Highway W in the town of Superior to the...
September 12, 2017 - 7:00am
September 8, 2017
More arrests in Douglas County pipeline protests
There were more arrests Thursday in the ongoing protests against Enbridge’s Line 3 oil pipeline in Douglas County.
September 8, 2017 - 10:23am
Pipeline incidents include more than protests
Recent pipeline protests have attracted media attention in Douglas County, but the Enbridge Line 3 replacement project has also been the site...
September 8, 2017 - 8:44am
August 29, 2017
Enbridge protests draw criticism from union officials
A Friday protest shut down work on Enbridge Line 3 pipeline replacement work outside Superior for about an hour. There were no issues and no arrests, according to Douglas County Sheriff Tom Dalbec. It was the second protest of the week. The first, on Aug. 21, shut down work for about...
August 29, 2017 - 7:00am
August 25, 2017
Pipeline work to close portion of Superior's N. 58th Street
Superior’s North 58th Street between Cedar Avenue and Weeks Avenue will be closed to traffic from 7 a.m. Monday until 5 p.m. Friday.
August 25, 2017 - 12:05pm
August 23, 2017
Protest shuts down Line 3 construction outside Superior
SUPERIOR, Wis. — Protesters identifying themselves as water protectors shut down construction for roughly two hours on a section of the...
August 23, 2017 - 11:47pm
August 11, 2017
Earn $35 when retiring a refrigerator
Is it time to retire your refrigerator, or flip your freezer for a new model? Doing so can earn you $35 and save another $150 per year on your electric bill. "Focus on Energy will pick up your old, working refrigerator or freezer for free, responsibly recycle it, and send you $35,"...
August 11, 2017 - 7:00am
August 7, 2017
Keystone XL pipeline fate in balance as Nebraska opens hearings
LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska regulators will hear final arguments for and against TransCanada Corp.-proposed Keystone XL pipeline this week before...
August 7, 2017 - 11:23am
June 26, 2017
Minn. counties prepare for the worst over tax mistake that could cost them millions
POLK COUNTY, Minn.—A big oil company says they're owed millions and millions of dollars and it could be up to local counties to make it right....
June 26, 2017 - 8:36am
June 12, 2017
TransCanada asks for pause on review of ND oil pipeline
BISMARCK — TransCanada Corp. has asked the U.S. State Department to pause its review of an oil pipeline that would originate in northwest North Dakota and carry oil to Canada. The same company behind the Keystone XL proposes to build the Upland Pipeline that would originate...
June 12, 2017 - 8:02am
June 9, 2017
Historic investment offers 21st century energy solution
A historic investment in Superior's economy provides a 21st century solution to clean energy for the region. Minnesota Power announced this...
June 9, 2017 - 7:00am