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Line 3

November 21, 2017
Crosslake: Resolution supporting alternate pipeline route fails
November 21, 2017 - 4:00am
November 2, 2017
At each hearing, Administrative Law Judge Ann C. O'Reilly called speakers to the front of the room where they spoke either in support of or against the certificate of need and routing permits necessary for Enbridge Energy to build the Line 3 oil pipeline in the newly proposed pipeline corridor, which runs from Park Rapids through the Pine River-Backus area and along the north end of the Whitefish Chain of Lakes.
Pipeline public hearings draw hundreds to Crosslake - Meetings are mostly respectful
November 2, 2017 - 4:00am
October 26, 2017
PUC: Enbridge must release previously classified data on Line 3 pipeline
October 26, 2017 - 7:04pm
Letter to the Editor: Tar sands oil not needed
October 26, 2017 - 6:30am
October 23, 2017
Guest editorial: Enbridge Line 3 replacement project vital for Minnesota
October 23, 2017 - 10:04pm
Guest Opinion: Crude oil pipelines or quality water?
October 23, 2017 - 9:51pm
October 18, 2017
More than 400 people attended two public meetings at Bemidji’s Sanford Center regarding Enbridge Energy's proposed Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project in Minnesota on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. Jillian Gandsey / Forum News Service
More than 400 gather to offer views on replacing Enbridge pipeline in northern Minn.
October 18, 2017 - 9:03am
October 14, 2017
The Line 3 proposal uses the same corridor as the Sandpiper proposal that was withdrawn in 2015. Barr Engineering, a contractor to Enbridge, did studies in 2014 and identified Norway Lake, Roosevelt Lake and the Whitefish Chain of Lakes as three area lakes on the proposed route that would be at risk during a potential oil spill.
Crosslake to host hearings on Enbridge Line 3 proposal
October 14, 2017 - 5:00am
October 11, 2017
Enbridge pushes back on need for Line 3 oil pipeline replacement
October 11, 2017 - 6:22pm
August 17, 2017
Final environmental review released for Line 3 replacement
August 17, 2017 - 7:24pm
April 11, 2017
Sarah Littleredreather stops to document an exposed portion of an Enbridge-owned pipeline near Highway 2 and Strawberry Lake on Sunday. (Grace Pastoor | Bemidji Pioneer)
Manuevering soggy swamp land, activists inspect controversial northern Minn. pipelines
April 11, 2017 - 8:11am
September 9, 2016
Enbridge withdraws Sandpiper application, waits on Line 3
September 9, 2016 - 11:28am
December 20, 2015
Enbridge pipeline projects stuck in regulatory 'quagmire'
December 20, 2015 - 8:00am
September 4, 2015
Pipeline opinions aired
September 4, 2015 - 11:27am
August 27, 2015
The Pine River-Backus School Commons area hosted a public meeting for discussion of the proposed Enbridge Energy replacement of their Line 3 pipeline, which would follow the same route proposed for the Sandpiper oil pipeline. Photo by Travis Grimler
Sandpiper Pipeline opinions aired in lengthy meeting
August 27, 2015 - 11:18am