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energy and mining

February 14, 2019
With petition, environmental groups continuing to fight proposed natural gas plant
February 14, 2019 - 3:56pm
February 12, 2019
Walz continuing Line 3 appeal
February 12, 2019 - 8:07am
February 4, 2019
The "Four Necessity Valve Turners" prepare to protest in Itasca County. (Photo courtesy of the "Four Necessity Valve Turners")
Four pipeline activists arrested in Itasca County
February 4, 2019 - 7:44pm
Power outage leaves more than 1,300 residents in the dark
February 4, 2019 - 9:45am
January 28, 2019
SWL&P offers help with high utility costs
January 28, 2019 - 5:34pm
January 18, 2019
Army Corps of Engineers extends public comment period for Line 3
January 18, 2019 - 1:25pm
January 15, 2019
Superior natural gas plant proposal filed in Wisconsin
January 15, 2019 - 7:28pm
January 14, 2019
Superior firefighter Corey Larson sets out six new powered suction units, used to clear obstructed airways, that were purchased with a $2,500 Enbridge safe communities grant Monday, Jan. 7, at the headquarters fire hall, 3326 Tower Ave. They should be in use by next week. (Maria Lockwood/
Superior Fire Department upgrades medical equipment with grant
January 14, 2019 - 10:43am
January 9, 2019
Protesters and supporters of Line 3 oil 3 pack the Minnesota state Senate building for a commission hearing in November 2018. Evan Frost | MPR News file
Line 3 fight brings PUC higher profile, lots of applicants
January 9, 2019 - 9:28pm
December 31, 2018
An enormous plume of smoke from a second fire at the Husky Energy refinery in Superior, Wis., billows to the south on April 26, 2018. Residents within 10 miles in the direction of the smoke were evacuated. (file / News Tribune)
Contractor sues Husky refinery over blast injuries
December 31, 2018 - 6:20pm
December 28, 2018
Patrick Deverney, a member of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, cuts wood at a camp set up in northern Michigan to protest the oil pipeline that bisects the Straits of Mackinac. (Trevor Bach for The Washington Post)
Enbridge pipeline triggers a winter of frigid protest in Michigan
December 28, 2018 - 9:44am
December 21, 2018
Commerce asks Court of Appeals to reconsider Line 3
December 21, 2018 - 11:49am
December 20, 2018
US Army Corps of Engineers taking comments on Enbridge Line 3
December 20, 2018 - 5:56pm
December 12, 2018
Superior Mayor Jim Paine speaks during Wednesday’s U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Board on the April 26 Husky refinery explosion and fire. Steve Kuchera /
Public airs concerns on refinery's use of hydrogen fluoride
December 12, 2018 - 7:55pm
(file / News Tribune)
Safeguards 'ineffective' at preventing Husky refinery explosion
December 12, 2018 - 12:44pm