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May 6, 2014
Senator: Ukraine unrest shows need for Keystone XL pipeline
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee said Tuesday that instability in Ukraine makes the case for building the Keystone XL oil pipeline in the United States. "Progress has been too slow," said Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La. She said the...
May 6, 2014 - 12:43pm
May 1, 2014
Supporters say Keystone bill short of 60 votes
By David Espo WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate supporters of the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline conceded Thursday they lack the 60 votes necessary to pass legislation authorizing immediate construction of the project, but said they remain hopeful of prevailing. "At this point...
May 1, 2014 - 11:27pm
April 29, 2014
Keystone pipeline supporters seek quick Senate vote
By David Espo and Matthew Daly WASHINGTON (AP) — In a struggle steeped in election-year politics, supporters of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline are seeking a swift Senate vote on legislation to approve construction of the project that environmentalists oppose strongly and...
April 29, 2014 - 5:28pm
April 23, 2014
Many Canadian aboriginals see no compromise on oil sands pipeline
By Julie Gordon KITIMAT, British Columbia (Reuters) - Just a few miles from the spot where Enbridge Inc plans to build a massive marine terminal...
April 23, 2014 - 10:16am
Canada vows to keep Keystone XL issue alive
By Richard Woodbury HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (Reuters) — Far from giving up on the Keystone XL pipeline to the United States, Finance Minister...
April 23, 2014 - 7:33am
April 21, 2014
Documents link state-sponsored company, pipeline
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A state-sponsored company that directed millions of dollars from foreign investors to the idled Northern Beef Packers plant and other projects in South Dakota before running afoul of authorities also attempted to help finance the now-stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline,...
April 21, 2014 - 2:47pm
April 19, 2014
Delay won't quell 2014 wrangling over Keystone XL
By Josh Lederman WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats sweating this year's elections may be hoping that the Obama administration's latest delay to the proposed Keystone XL pipeline takes a politically fraught issue off the table for the midterms. Fat chance. An indefinite extension...
April 19, 2014 - 8:23am
April 18, 2014
US delays review of Keystone XL pipeline
By Dina Cappiello and Josh Lederman WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is extending indefinitely the amount of time federal agencies...
April 18, 2014 - 3:06pm
April 17, 2014
Jimmy Carter joins Keystone foes as both sides search for celebrity support
WASHINGTON — Former President Jimmy Carter announced his opposition to the Keystone XL pipeline Wednesday, calling it a “linchpin for tar sands expansion and the increased pollution that will follow.” Carter joined nine other Nobel laureates — including anti- apartheid...
April 17, 2014 - 2:56pm
March 18, 2014
Despite opposition, many landowners await Keystone pipeline
By Grant Schulte LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — If the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline ever gains approval, Ronald Weber will watch from his farmhouse...
March 18, 2014 - 9:33pm
March 9, 2014
Around the Region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Plankinton CITY NULLIFIES PETITION FOR COUNCIL SEAT: A pair of invalid signatures on Gary Kristensen's petition for a Plankinton City Council seat made him ineligible to run for the Ward I seat, which will go...
March 9, 2014 - 10:51pm
Noem expects pipeline approval before Obama's term ends
U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem believes President Barack Obama will decide whether to approve the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline before the end of...
March 9, 2014 - 10:34am
March 7, 2014
OPINION: Anti-Keystone XL activists squander public’s trust
By The Grand Forks (N.D.) Herald Let’s start with the conclusion, as summarized by Reuters: “The U.S.
March 7, 2014 - 7:19am
February 26, 2014
Report: Keystone contractor followed federal rules
By Matthew Daly WASHINGTON (AP) — A consulting firm that helped write an environmental review of the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline...
February 26, 2014 - 10:44pm
February 25, 2014
Obama to act on oil pipeline within next couple of months
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama told governors at a White House meeting Monday that he expects to decide on the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada in the next couple of months, two Republican governors said. Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin, who chairs the National...
February 25, 2014 - 8:01am