Energy & Environment

Law enforcement has received $500,000 in Enbridge money for work related...

Canadian energy company Enbridge has spent more than $500,000 to cover law enforcement expenses related to construction of its Line 3 oil pipeline in...

Biden taps expert in Native American law from Minnesota as top...

President Joe Biden nominated Native American law expert Robert Anderson, an enrolled member of the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa, to be solicitor of...

Q&A with David Biesboer, wild rice researcher who’s fatalistic about its...

Wild rice is revered in Minnesota, the state with the most acres of naturally occurring wild rice. It is also a sacred medicine and...

Enbridge Line 3 appeal: What you need to know

The Minnesota Court of Appeals heard arguments today in another legal battle over Enbridge's controversial Line 3 oil pipeline. Construction on the 337-mile pipeline started...

Biden gives hope to defenders of the Boundary Waters as Chilean...

Grand Marais, MN — In Minnesota’s northernmost wilderness, full time resident Dave Seaton knows how to rescue a 600-pound moose if it falls through...

Biden reinstates bird protections gutted under Trump

The Interior Department on Monday revoked a Trump administration policy that would have undercut a century-old law protecting migratory birds. The move strengthens federal regulators’...

Shelter reports assaults, harassment linked to Line 3 pipeline workers

Multiple people allegedly assaulted by workers on Enbridge's Line 3 pipeline in northern Minnesota have sought help from a nonprofit shelter near the construction,...

Minnesota’s greenhouse gas emission track record, in six charts

Minnesota regulators are forging ahead with proposed "clean car" standards, with public hearings on the controversial rule beginning next week. The new proposed standards from...

EPA nominee Regan fields GOP discontent on Biden climate change orders

Michael Regan would “follow the science and follow the law” if confirmed as EPA administrator, he told the U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works...

Oil and water: Resistance, construction intensify on Enbridge’s Line 3 pipeline

AITKIN COUNTY — The camp was quiet when Winona LaDuke stepped outside to share the news: Enbridge didn't have permission to drill under the...

Reformer Radio