| Jan 22, 2013
| 1:24 PM
WASHINGTON, S.D. - U.S. Senator John Thune (R-S.D.) today issued the following statement regarding news that Governor Dave Heineman (R-Neb.) has approved the new route through Nebraska for the Keystone XL pipeline, which would also run through South...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 5:40 PM
The Alaska State Legislature released a list of dozens of prefiled bills from both chambers Monday as it prepares to convene next week, covering a range of topics from state fisheries to switchblades.
House Bill 18, sponsored by Rep. Bill Stoltze (R-...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 9:26 AM
BISMARCK, N.D. - A Canadian pipeline company is planting more than 100 trees around a pump station in southeastern North Dakota to help hush noise at the facility and quiet complaints from nearby residents.
Calgary-based TransCanada Corp. says the...
| May 30, 2013
| 1:28 PM
On Wednesday, President Obama was in town for a fundraiser, and I headed down to the Hilton Chicago on South Michigan to cover the Keystone protest.
A couple things:
1) It’s telling that despite the supposed scandals engulfing the president, I...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 4:48 AM
Governor Sean Parnell's budget director says the administration doesn't expect a shortfall next fiscal year in the amount budgeted for work on a major natural gas pipeline project.
The state agreed to pay TransCanada Corp. up to $500 million in...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 8:20 AM
LINCOLN, Neb. - A state evaluation of TransCanada's route for the Keystone XL oil pipeline through Nebraska has been sent to the governor.
The office of Gov. Dave Heineman said in a news release Friday that he has 30 days to review the more than 2,000...
| May 1, 2013
The latest news on the Keystone XL pipeline isn't news at all, but more of the same old, same old.
The pipeline is delayed yet again.
TransCanada Corp. announced last week that the pipeline, which runs from Alberta to the Gulf Coast, will be...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 10:33 PM
LINCOLN, Neb. — A proposed Canada-to-Texas oil pipeline would run just 1,000 feet from Terri Funk’s doorstep, but the Nebraska farmer and her husband don’t plan to protest or even attend the U.S. State Department’s lone public...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 1:30 PM
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Opponents of a massive Canada-to-Texas oil pipeline converged on a snowy Nebraska town Thursday for a critical hearing on the project, but they already were preparing possible acts of civil disobedience should President...
| Mar 29, 2013
President Barack Obama has a big decision to make about this nation's economic future. The call is an easy one, and it's long overdue.
The president should approve the Keystone XL pipeline, which would link the rich oil sands in the Canadian province...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Don't believe anybody who tells you today's decision by President Obama to reject the Keystone XL pipeline was about protecting the environment or destroying American jobs. It was about politics, pure and simple -- and that goes not just for......