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Superior oil refinery rocked by explosions, fire


April 22, 2018
The Memo: What to know in business this week for April 23
April 22, 2018 - 8:00pm
April 13, 2018
Biofuel or Corn Syrup, gasoline, energy, environmentalist
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
April 13, 2018 - 2:35pm
April 10, 2018
Members of the Catholic Workers movement and others hold signs protesting the proposed Line 3 replacement while standing in an Enbridge pipe yard in Carlton County on Monday morning. Bob King /
New voices join Line 3 pipeline protest
April 10, 2018 - 5:00pm
Fermentation tanks stand at the Mid Missouri Energy ethanol plant in Malta Bend, Missouri in September 2010.  Bloomberg photo by Patrick Fallon.
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
April 10, 2018 - 12:14pm
April 9, 2018
Reader's View: Line 3 project will provide opportunity
April 9, 2018 - 6:00pm
April 4, 2018
600 gallons of coolant leak into Straits of Mackinac
April 4, 2018 - 8:26pm
March 30, 2018
The Duluth steam plant (News Tribune file photo)
Duluth steam plant to burn biofuel
March 30, 2018 - 10:06pm
March 24, 2018
Public meeting to discuss utility upgrades in Woodland
March 24, 2018 - 7:19am
March 23, 2018
A nearly full moon rises within the framework of the Aerial Lift Bridge as seen from near the Great Lakes Aquarium in March 2015. (News Tribune file photo)
Duluth landmarks to go dark for Earth Hour
March 23, 2018 - 9:37pm
March 5, 2018
Colin Oraskovich of Duluth struggles to keep his balance as he's pushed about by fierce winds blowing off Lake Superior Monday afternoon. Oraskovich, a meteorologist for CBS 3 in Duluth, drove down to the lakeshore in Canal Park to check on the weather after work and got all the wind he could handle. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
Not much snow, a lot of wind for Twin Ports on Monday
March 5, 2018 - 7:11pm
March 4, 2018
This aerial view shows Superior Street at 5th Avenue West looking east. Downtown Superior Street is slated for reconstruction beginning this spring. (file / News Tribune)
Duluth readies to rebuild Superior Street
March 4, 2018 - 7:30pm
February 28, 2018
More than 70 people attended a public hearing in Duluth on Wednesday to comment on Minnesota Power's proposal to partner with another utility to build a $700 million natural gas power plant in Superior. (Adelle Whitefoot /
Proposed Minnesota Power natural gas plant draws pushback
February 28, 2018 - 9:35pm
In Response: Actually, steam plant conversion will result in efficiency
February 28, 2018 - 6:19pm
February 24, 2018
David Lake, energy auditor, describes how an air exchanger in the utility room can be opened up and cleaned annually to Clint Massie, of Lakewood Township, during a recent home energy analysis. Bob King /
Plugging the gaps in your energy budget: Audits help Minnesota Power customers save
February 24, 2018 - 5:00am
February 23, 2018
A Minnesota Power crew in Puerto Rico works to remove a pole that had tipped over. The line trucks could not access this site due to the narrow roads. Courtesy of Minnesota Powerplay button
Northland utility crews take expertise to storm-ravaged Puerto Rico
February 23, 2018 - 5:55pm