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Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 03:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Allen 48, Homer 34 Anselmo-Merna 64, Ainsworth 0 Ansley-Litchfield 44, Pleasanton 40 Aquinas 22, Crofton 14 Arapahoe 28, Cambridge 0 Arcadia-Loup City...

Enbridge ordered to pay $3M for Line 3 groundwater leak

Sep. 17, 2021 15:10 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota regulators have ordered Enbridge to pay more than $3 million for allegedly violating state environmental law by piercing a groundwater aquifer during construction of the Line 3 oil pipeline replacement. The state Department of Natural...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 11, 2021 03:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Adams Central 41, Minden 13 Amherst 21, Elm Creek 12 Anselmo-Merna 60, South Loup 0 Ansley-Litchfield 34, Axtell 14 Arapahoe 58, Blue Hill 20 ...

Superior officials spar over revenues from tourism industry

Sep. 11, 2021 01:18 AM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — City and tourism officials are fighting over the future of the tourism industry in Superior. The dispute centers on who should receive funding that’s generated from room tax revenues for tourism promotion. The Superior City Council is weighing...

Thursday's Scores

Sep. 10, 2021 03:00 AM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Amherst def. Ravenna, 25-18, 25-21, 25-14 Aquinas def. Shelby/Rising City, 25-12, 25-18, 25-18 Axtell def. Ansley-Litchfield, 25-14, 25-14, 18-25, 27-25 Bayard def. Gordon/Rushville, 25-19,...

DNR policy board meeting canceled amid leadership fight

Sep. 09, 2021 17:34 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources policy board’s chairman on Thursday canceled a September meeting after a top department official told him no one from the agency would participate amid a partisan fight over whether he should leave his post. ...

Tuesday's Scores

Sep. 08, 2021 04:00 AM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Alliance def. Chadron, 25-21, 25-17, 25-22 Amherst def. Bertrand, 25-21, 25-18, 26-24 Archbishop Bergan def. Arlington, 25-11, 25-20, 25-16 Aurora def. Holdrege, 25-22, 25-15, 17-25, 25-18 ...

Progressive 'Squad' members in Minnesota to protest pipeline

Sep. 05, 2021 11:22 AM EDT

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) — Four congressional Democrats who are part of the progressive “Squad” and want President Joe Biden to stop construction of the Enbridge Line 3 oil pipeline traveled to the shores of the Mississippi River to make their plea. Reps. Ilhan Omar of...

Some of Boundary Waters to reopen amid firefighting progress

Sep. 02, 2021 09:49 AM EDT

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Parts of the popular Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness will reopen Saturday as firefighters make progress fighting wildfires in northeastern Minnesota. The Superior National Forest is lifting the full closure of the Boundary Waters and the...

Fight over well water near Lake Superior could land in court

Sep. 02, 2021 09:01 AM EDT

SUPERIOR, Wis. (AP) — A grassroots citizen group is pushing back against a Duluth company's proposal to bottle and sell water from a well near Lake Superior. Opponents say allowing Kristle KLR to go forward would exploit a loophole in a landmark agreement barring water...