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September 22, 2015
Republic file photo
Train derailment cause still unknown
September 22, 2015 - 9:30am
September 21, 2015
Investigators on scene where ethanol tankers derailed
September 21, 2015 - 2:57pm
Burlington Northern Sante Fe Emergency Responders hose off the tanker cars that derailed early Saturday morning approximately 7 miles southeast of Scotland. Seven tanker cars derailed with three of them having been compromised. The tankers were carrying ethanol. (Matt Gade/Republic)play button
Ethanol tanker cars derail, catch fire near Scotland
September 21, 2015 - 12:29pm
August 28, 2015
From left, Ringneck Energy Board Members Janet Wendland, Kenton Johnson and Walt Wendland chat following an investor information meeting at the Southeastern Electric meeting room Thursday afternoon in Salem. (Marcus Traxler/Republic)
Barnstorming tour in full flight for Ringneck Energy
August 28, 2015 - 8:53am
August 14, 2015
Workers watch from the top of a tower as the ethanol-powered Vanguard Squadron does a fly-over of the Poet plant as part of Poet's Ethanol Day on Thursday near Loomis. As part of Poet's Ethanol Day they released the results of an economic impact study conducted in June and July and the contributions made by Poet into the South Dakota economy. (Matt Gade/Republic) play button
Poet releases economic report showing local impact
August 14, 2015 - 7:29am
June 4, 2015
Expansion in U.S. ethanol on hold after blending targets slashed
June 4, 2015 - 10:16am
State setting aside $300,000 to expand its ethanol program
March 4, 2015 - 3:56pm
March 1, 2015
Proposed ethanol plant in SD would push production westward
March 1, 2015 - 8:03pm
October 28, 2014
Glacial Lakes Energy LLC crews load out distiller’s dried grain cars at Glacial Lakes Energy LLC, Watertown, in this September photograph. (Forum News Service photo)
Ethanol plants face shutdowns if poor rail service persists
October 28, 2014 - 7:53am
September 18, 2014
Noem receives "Fueling Growth" ethanol award
September 18, 2014 - 7:18am
August 30, 2014
Rosholt ethanol plant reopens after 18 months
August 30, 2014 - 9:38am
August 22, 2014
LETTER: Candidates should follow Weiland’s lead, support E-30
August 22, 2014 - 8:29am
August 16, 2014
Grand opening set for first large cellulosic ethanol plant Sept. 3 in Iowa
August 16, 2014 - 9:01pm
August 8, 2014
LETTER: Bad business to believe EPA lies about ethanol
August 8, 2014 - 1:31pm
July 20, 2014
Becky Pitz, at right, gives a tour recently of the Poet biorefining plant north of Mitchell, near Loomis. Pitz is general manager of the plant. (Sean Ryan/Republic)
Mitchell Poet plant’s manager proud of company’s mission, people
July 20, 2014 - 10:50pm