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Pipeline Trade Workers Unite to Educate the Community

Wednesday marked stop number three in the four-city tour of Northern Minnesota with pipeline trade workers. Their mission is to educate people about the safety procedures and hours of training that go into the pipeline industry. The tour’s final stop will be in Park Rapids...
Posted On 22 Jul 2015

Pipeline Controversy

Enbridge’s plan to build a new pipeline that runs through Minnesota has raised concerns about pollution, and a certificate of need awarded to the project has created more concerns. Find out more about the story here.

Mille Lacs Band Voices Concern About Sandpiper Pipeline

Enbridge’s Sandpiper Pipeline would take crude oil from North Dakota and pipe it through Minnesota to tankers in Wisconsin. Because part of the proposed route goes through the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe’s land, they say it’s their duty to speak for the land they’ve lived on for...

Rosenmeier Oil, Water and Pipeline Forum

The purpose of the Enbridge Sandpiper pipeline is to take crude oil coming out of western North Dakota and transport them to be refined and used in the United States and Canada. The controversy of the pipeline is where it should run through Minnesota. Enbridge says a more...

Sandpiper Pipeline Stirs Up Controversy in Bemidji

The Sandpiper Pipeline would pump millions of barrels of oil through Minnesota and provide over one thousand jobs, but it’s already stirring up major controversy before a single pipe has been places. A public hearing in Bemidji was an outlet today for supporters and...

Enbridge Pushes New $7.5 Billion Pipeline Project

Enbridge Energy is pushing for a new $7.5 billion dollar pipeline project. The proposed Line 3 Replacement Project will update an existing line to carry thousands of barrels per day of crude oil from Alberta, Canada to Superior, Wisconsin. Catherine Silver spoke to Enbridge...
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Groups Join Forces Against Sandpiper Oil Pipeline

Honor the Earth is continuing their fight against the Sandpiper oil pipeline, but this time, the environmental group is getting some help. Today, a crowd of people joined Winona LaDuke, the head of the Native American-led organization, to start the stop the Sandpiper alliance....
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Judge Rules Tribal Treaties Don’t Apply To Oil Pipelines

  An administrative law judge ruled that tribal treaties don’t give American Indians a say in choosing a route for the $2.6 billion dollar sandpiper oil pipeline. The Honor the Earth environmental group has argued in past months that historic treaties allow tribes to...
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Honor the Earth Continues to Fight Enbridge’s Sandpiper Pipeline

  Honor the Earth is continuing their fight against the Sandpiper pipeline. Last week, Enbridge filed a petition in response to Honor the Earth’s motions granted by the Public Utilities Commission. They argued that the PUC should reconsider the extended comment period...

Honor the Earth Files Motions Against Sandpiper Pipeline

  Honor the Earth, a native-led organization that supports the native environmental movement, is taking a stand against Enbridge’s Sandpiper pipeline. The proposed route for the pipeline travels from North Dakota to Lake Superior, but Honor the Earth says this path is...
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