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energy and mining

May 8, 2018
(News Tribune file photo)
Allete holds shareholder meeting
May 8, 2018 - 7:54pm
May 7, 2018
Large plumes of black smoke continue to rise during a series of fires and explosions at the Husky Energy oil refinery in Superior on April 26, 2018. (News Tribune file photo)
Precautions continue following Husky fire
May 7, 2018 - 9:43pm
May 6, 2018
Ta'sina SapaWin (center) of Cloquet, makes points about treaty rights, land and energy use with Superior police officer Joe Markon during a protest at Michel's Corp LLC, a contractor for Enbridge, in Superior last year. At right, officer Marc Letendre, listens in. About a dozen protesters were present. (file / News Tribune)
Counties, authorities prep for pipeline protests
May 6, 2018 - 7:23pm
May 3, 2018
Survey shows support for copper-nickel mining
May 3, 2018 - 7:40pm
A crew works in a 10-foot hole along Enbridge's Line 3 oil pipeline near Bemidji. The pipeline had external corrosion and was being repaired with a "sleeve." (Bemidji Pioneer file photo)
Enbridge fined $1.8 million over inspections
May 3, 2018 - 7:30pm
May 2, 2018
The Minnesota Power Allete building in downtown Duluth. (file / News Tribune)
Allete posts first quarter earnings
May 2, 2018 - 8:15pm
An enormous plume of smoke from a second fire at the Husky Energy refinery in Superior billows to the south. (News Tribune file photo)
Husky receives claims after refinery fire
May 2, 2018 - 8:03pm
Twin Metals headquarters in Ely. (Clint Austin /
Twin Metals gets leases back from feds
May 2, 2018 - 5:11pm
A large plume fills the skies over Superior during a series of fires and explosions at the Husky Energy refinery in Superior last week. (Clint Austin /
Mayors oppose hydrogen fluoride use at Superior refinery
May 2, 2018 - 9:10am
April 30, 2018
Kollin Schade, manager of Husky Energy's Superior refinery  (from left) leads a tour with Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Douglas County Board Chairman Mark Liebaert and Superior Mayor Jim Paine before a press conference at Husky Energy on Monday afternoon. Jed Carlson /
Officials will examine future use of hydrogen fluoride at Superior refinery
April 30, 2018 - 9:31pm
Gas prices on the rise, though not due to refinery fire
April 30, 2018 - 6:24pm
April 25, 2018
Major pushback against Line 3 recommendation
April 25, 2018 - 8:47pm
April 23, 2018
Judge says Line 3 should go forward along old route
April 23, 2018 - 6:18pm
April 17, 2018
Justice Department argues Minnesota power line construction law is unconstitutional
April 17, 2018 - 5:52pm
April 12, 2018
Gas prices rising across US to July 2015 levels
April 12, 2018 - 10:36am