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Regulators consider first major ND pipeline since Dakota Access
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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. State Department’s inspector general said (recently) the department had acted properly in choosing a contractor to review the Keystone XL oil pipeline, clearing it of...
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
February 20, 2014
Obama says climate weighs on Keystone and other decisions
TOLUCA, Mexico (Reuters) — U.S. President Barack Obama said on Wednesday his administration needed to follow its established process to decide whether to allow the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline from Canada to go ahead, stressing that concerns about climate change needed to be at...
February 20, 2014 - 7:27am
Nebraska law to OK oil pipeline struck down
Ruling is victory for opponents of Keystone XL plan By Grant Schulte LINCOLN, Neb. — A Nebraska judge on Wednesday struck down a law that allowed the Keystone XL pipeline to proceed through the state, a victory for opponents who have tried to block the project that would carry...
February 20, 2014 - 7:19am
February 12, 2014
OUR VIEW: Time to approve pipeline
We totally get opponents' environmental worries about the Canadian Keystone XL Pipeline project -- if the oil conduit were being built in a perfect...
February 12, 2014 - 7:13am
February 4, 2014
Keystone XL waiting list grows for US oil shippers
By James MacPherson BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — TransCanada Corp. says it has a growing list of U.S. oil shippers signing up to use a proposed connector to the proposed Keystone XL pipeline that would run from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico. The Calgary-based company announced in...
February 4, 2014 - 3:27pm
February 3, 2014
No Keystone XL means more oil by rail, report says
Winner mayor says most landowners in area support pipeline.
February 3, 2014 - 12:20pm
CARTOON: Waiting on the Keystone pipeline
February 3, 2014 - 11:23am
January 31, 2014
Keystone XL oil pipeline clears significant hurdle
By Matthew Daly WASHINGTON (AP) — The long-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline cleared a major hurdle toward approval Friday, a serious blow to environmentalists' hopes that President Barack Obama will block the controversial project running more than 1,000 miles from Canada through...
January 31, 2014 - 6:08pm