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Governor Dayton, Democrats Wuss Out to Mining Interests Over Clean Water

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City Pages By: Cory Zurowski Posted: 5/19/15 Gov. Mark Dayton's administration and fellow Democrats like Rep. Carly Melin of Hibbing spun the agreement on water pollution as a compromise. But last week's deal, which allows iron mines to continue operating without complying with current sulfate discharge limits, really amounts to capitulation to an industry that's hardly in the business...
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Eye on Energy: Sandpiper Pipeline

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KX News By: Alexus Arthur Posted: 5/18/15 Enbridge officials are working to double its oil exports by pipeline in North Dakota with the construction of the Sandpiper Pipeline. More than three-thousand people will be working on preliminary construction this summer. In this week's Eye on Energy, Alexus Arthur tells us about the timeline for the 2017 completion date. Transportation of Bakken...
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