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Lawyers fight at state permit hearing about whether manure is health threat
Howard school given $1 million to use for student scholarships
Stickney ambulance service 'stellar' in first five months
Wagner community to recognize local National Guard unit
S.D. congressional delegation votes to override Obama's veto of 9/11 victims bill
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
Greenway Pork is doing it right
Winter wheat planting in South Dakota nears halfway point
Feds reviewing court ruling on fertilizer dealers policy
Farm Rescue marks milestone with 400th farm aid case
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Magic edge Omaha 103-99
Area prep volleyball roundup: Heath pushes Colome past Thunder
Kernels cut down Lynx in four sets
Tiger notebook: J-Back spot brings versatility to DWU offense
Athlete of the week: Donald doing it all for WiLdKats
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Ida C. Rowe
Julie L. Lang
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
OUR VIEW: Immediacy of layoffs hard to swallow
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
May 5, 2013
Keystone foes in Congress insist Obama find a greenhouse-gas offsets
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is being pressed by opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline to tie any approval to measures that would curb climate change, reflecting mounting pressure on the administration to mitigate the project's impact if it goes forward. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse,...
May 5, 2013 - 9:44pm
April 30, 2013
Keystone XL proves to be a bonanza for lobbyists
WASHINGTON -- Almost 50 groups representing everything from oil companies to American Jews have stepped up their Washington spending as the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline proves to be a bonanza for lobbyists. The American Petroleum Institute, a Washington-based oil industry...
April 30, 2013 - 8:24am
April 24, 2013
Keystone XL foes say 1M comments show power of opposition
WASHINGTON -- Keystone XL critics say they amassed more than 1 million comments against the pipeline to carry oil from Canada, showing what they called grassroots opposition to the $5.3 billion project across six states. Keystone will "contribute dramatically" to global warming...
April 24, 2013 - 7:38am
April 10, 2013
Alberta premier: Pipeline rejection would mar relations
TORONTO (AP) -- Alberta's premier says if the Obama administration rejects the Keystone XL pipeline it be would be a significant thorn in Canadian-U.S. relations. Premier Alison Redford said in a telephone interview with The Associated Press that the issue would keep coming up. Redford...
April 10, 2013 - 2:07pm
March 19, 2013
As odds grow long, opponents join forces in attempt to stop pipeline
March 19, 2013 - 7:47am
March 8, 2013
Court told Keystone pipeline fails common-carrier test
BEAUMONT, Texas -- TransCanada faces court arguments from Texas landowners that its plans for the Keystone XL pipeline to transport Canadian tar-sands oil to coastal refineries don't give it the right to condemn their property. One farmer, in an appellate hearing today in Beaumont,...
March 8, 2013 - 8:04am
March 4, 2013
Rail seen as alternative to pipeline for moving oil
Even if foes of the Keystone XL pipeline block it, companies seeking to get Canada's oil sands to U.S. and world markets could travel the old-fashioned...
March 4, 2013 - 7:37am
January 31, 2013
Nebraska responds to lawsuit opposing pipeline law
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Nebraska says a law that establishes a review process for a proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline is constitutional. The state responded Monday to a lawsuit filed by three opponents of the pipeline that will carry Canadian tar sands oil across several U.S. states...
January 31, 2013 - 12:53pm
January 19, 2013
SD landowners support Keystone pipeline or are resigned to it
WINNER -- In the 1950s, electric and natural gas companies constructed transmission lines and pipelines across the South Dakota prairie. ...
January 19, 2013 - 4:06am
Texas landowner faces TransCanada in court hearing
HOUSTON (AP) -- A Texas landowner and TransCanada Corp. are taking their argument over whether tar sands are crude oil before a judge. Nacogdoches County Court-at-Law Judge Jack Sinz will hear arguments Wednesday. Landowner Michael Bishop wants all pipeline work on his 20-acre property...
December 19, 2012 - 10:03am
December 13, 2012
Texas judge lifts order on TransCanada pipeline
HOUSTON (AP) -- A judge is allowing TransCanada to resume work on an oil pipeline being built on private property in Texas before a hearing next week. Texas landowner Michael Bishop has filed suit against TransCanada in Nacogdoches County, claiming the company lied to Texans when...
December 13, 2012 - 2:19pm
December 6, 2012
OUR VIEW: Passion still exists for the Keystone XL pipeline
The Keystone XL pipeline is still generating much controversy, as shown by attendance at a public meeting earlier this week in Nebraska. Tuesday...
December 6, 2012 - 7:39pm
December 5, 2012
Nebraska speakers pack meeting on oil pipeline plan
December 5, 2012 - 3:35pm
November 30, 2012
Winner man reaches out-of-court deal with TransCanada
WINNER -- A Winner man has reached a confidential out-of-court settlement with a Canadian company to install a portion of the Keystone XL pipeline across his land. John Harter has been fighting TransCanada, a Canadian company that also has operations in the United States, since...
November 30, 2012 - 5:28am
November 7, 2012
TransCanada optimistic about Keystone oil pipeline under Obama
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The Canadian company that wants to build another oil pipeline to carry crude oil to Gulf Coast refineries remains optimistic about the project after President Barack Obama won re-election. TransCanada spokesman Shawn Howard says the company believes Obama will...
November 7, 2012 - 3:03pm