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December 12, 2018
Public airs concerns on refinery's use of hydrogen fluoride
A federal safety agency hosted a town hall meeting Wednesday to provide an update on its investigation into the April 26 Husky Energy refinery...
December 12, 2018 - 7:55pm
Safeguards 'ineffective' at preventing Husky refinery explosion
A federal safety agency said safeguards at the Husky Refinery in Superior did not consider the possibility of a worn valve and were "ineffective"...
December 12, 2018 - 12:44pm
December 7, 2018
KUWS airs hearing on Husky refinery fire
Wisconsin Public Radio will record the Wednesday, Dec. 12, town hall meeting about the Husky Energy fires and explosion. "Hear Me Out" will feature a review of the hearing at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 14, on KUWS-FM 91.3 Superior. The incident April 26 force the temporary evacuation of...
December 7, 2018 - 9:15am
November 27, 2018
Energy co-op announces capital credits refund
East Central Energy will return $4 million to members this fall in the form of capital credits refunds. Members will see their refund reflected on their bill due in December. The ECE Board of Directors recently announced the refund, which includes all accumulated capital credits...
November 27, 2018 - 8:33am
November 26, 2018
Board schedules public meeting on Husky investigation
The United States Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board announced Tuesday, Nov. 20, a public meeting next month in Superior on the Husky Energy refinery explosion and fire. The federal agency will host a "public town hall meeting" at 10 a.m. Dec. 12 in the University of Wisconsin-Superior's...
November 26, 2018 - 11:03am
November 20, 2018
Board schedules public meeting on Husky Refinery investigation
The United States Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board announced Tuesday a public meeting next month in Superior on the Husky Energy...
November 20, 2018 - 10:01am
November 1, 2018
PolyMet copper mine clears major hurdle with state permits
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has issued permits for PolyMet's contentious copper-nickel mine in the Hoyt Lakes area, clearing...
November 1, 2018 - 12:11pm
October 30, 2018
Commission approves Line 3 route
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on Friday, Oct. 26, approved the proposed route for the Enbridge Line 3 oil pipeline replacement. The company and the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa announced an agreement on the route in August that would see the replacement line...
October 30, 2018 - 7:58am
October 29, 2018
PUC approves Minnesota Power’s planned natural-gas plant
Minnesota regulators voted in favor of Minnesota Power’s proposed $700 million natural gas plant in Superior. At a meeting in St. Paul Monday...
October 29, 2018 - 4:55pm
October 23, 2018
Enbridge: Worst-case Line 3 spill could cost $1.4B
Enbridge Energy said the worst-possible oil spill along its planned Line 3 oil pipeline could cost up to $1.4 billion, according to an assessment filed with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on Tuesday, Oct. 16. The Calgary-based company's assessment said "a full-bore rupture...
October 23, 2018 - 7:54am
October 16, 2018
Solon Springs plans solar-powered future
Solon Springs School District is turning to the sun for both energy and education.
October 16, 2018 - 7:02pm
Commission to consider natural gas plant Thursday
Regulators could decide the fate of a natural gas plant proposed for Superior this week.
October 16, 2018 - 2:48pm
October 2, 2018
OSHA: Deferred maintenance, skipped procedures led to refinery explosion
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration said the Husky Energy refinery explosion and fire on April 26 could have been prevented if...
October 2, 2018 - 3:14pm
Douglas County takes applications for heating assistance
As temperatures start to fall across the Northland, Douglas County residents eligible for help can apply for help with home heating bills through the Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program. Starting Monday, Oct. 1, the Douglas County Department of Health and Human Services begins...
October 2, 2018 - 8:13am
September 26, 2018
Department of Commerce wants Line 3 approval reconsidered
DULUTH — The Minnesota Department of Commerce formally requested the Minnesota Public Utilities Commision reconsider its decision to approve the Enbridge Line 3 oil pipeline replacement Tuesday, Sept. 25. The Department of Commerce, which has long opposed the pipeline project,...
September 26, 2018 - 8:04pm