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Community calendar of events for May 24, , 2018
A robot submarine found the 'Holy Grail of shipwrecks'
Bieber to retire after 30 years with FCCU
Veteran says Six Flags kept him from riding a roller coaster because of his prosthetic legs
Bieber to retire after 30 years with FCCU
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November 8, 2015
Second train derails at Wisconsin border, leaks crude oil into Mississippi
Watertown, Wisc. - A Canadian Pacific freight train carrying crude oil through Wisconsin derailed on Sunday, knocking 12 cars off the tracks and spillin
November 8, 2015 - 6:52pm
Derailed Wisconsin train leaks ethanol into Mississippi
November 8, 2015 - 5:00pm
October 29, 2015
Grants to help fund biodiesel gas pumps
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced its giving about $100 million in grants nationwide to help fund nearly 5,000 new biodiesel gas pumps at 1,500 gas stations in the tri-state area of the upper Midwest along with another 18 states. Minnesota...
October 29, 2015 - 7:24am
March 11, 2014
Fire breaks out at ethanol plant
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — Fire crews responded late Monday afternoon to a fire at an ethanol plant in Fergus Falls. The Fergus Falls Fire Department received an initial report of a fire in the dryer building of the Green Plains Renewable Energy plant shortly before 4:30 p.m., said...
March 11, 2014 - 7:36am
December 13, 2013
Letter to the editor: Government should not push ethanol onto people
I would like to know why ethanol gas is being forced on everybody. You can get premium without ethanol and it’s higher priced, which tells me it’s better for the car (you get what you pay for). Not everybody can drive a new vehicle that is made for ethanol. I have an older car...
December 13, 2013 - 7:38am
Ethanol plant a go: Work to start in January
Work will begin on the Dakota Spirit AgEnergy ethanol plant sometime in January, according to information released by the company Thursday. DSA is a planned 65-million-gallon per year renewable fuel plant owned by Great River Energy at Spiritwood. When fully operational, the plant...
December 13, 2013 - 7:06am
November 16, 2013
EPA proposes reducing biofuel mandate
By Dina Cappiello Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Friday proposed to reduce the amount of ethanol in the nation’s fuel supply for the first time, acknowledging that the biofuel law championed by both parties in 2007 is not working as well as expected. While...
November 16, 2013 - 7:13am
November 13, 2013
Industry takes aim at AP ethanol investigation
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new Associated Press investigation, which found that ethanol hasn’t lived up to some of the government’s clean-energy promises, is drawing a fierce response from the ethanol industry. In an unusual campaign, ethanol producers, corn growers and its lobbying...
November 13, 2013 - 7:07am
November 12, 2013
The cost of Obama’s green power push
Dina Cappiello Associated Press CORYDON, Iowa — The hills of southern Iowa bear the scars of America’s push for green energy: The brown...
November 12, 2013 - 6:59am
August 10, 2013
Dakota Spirit Ag Energy plant boost for area
Groundbreaking ceremonies for Dakota Spirit AgEnergy took place Friday after several years of planning. The plant's construction and operation will be a strong positive for the area economy. We applaud the Jamestown/Stutsman Development Corp. and other community leaders and officials...
August 10, 2013 - 6:55am
Breaking ground: Officials celebrate Dakota Spirit AgEnergy project
SPIRITWOOD, N.D. -- Officials broke ground here Friday for the first grain-based ethanol plant to be constructed in the U.S. since 2007. Once...
August 10, 2013 - 6:23am
July 30, 2013
Plant construction to start: Dakota Spirit AgEnergy ethanol plant groundbreaking set for Aug. 9
An ethanol plant in the planning stages for two years now has a date set for breaking ground and starting construction, according to Rich Garman, project engineer for Great River Energy. "It's all moving very quickly," Garman said about the the start of construction of the Dakota...
July 30, 2013 - 6:46am
June 4, 2013
North-central Nebraska ethanol plant sold
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- An Omaha-based ethanol company says it's buying an idle ethanol plant in north-central Nebraska. Green Plains Renewable Energy Inc. said Monday that it has signed an agreement with Choice Ethanol Holdings LLC to acquire the former Nedak Ethanol plant in Atkinson....
June 4, 2013 - 7:37am
Former Grafton ethanol facility being dismantled
GRAFTON, N.D. (AP) -- An ethanol plant that shut down five years ago in the northeast North Dakota city of Grafton is being dismantled. The Alchem Ltd. plant first opened in 1985 to make ethanol from corn. It closed in 2007 and was later sold at auction. An Iowa-based energy investment...
April 4, 2013 - 3:33pm
Grafton ethanol plant reaches end: Demolition begins for facility that was once owned by Jamestown businessman
GRAND FORKS -- The former Alchem ethanol plant in Grafton, N.D., is being dismantled, piece by piece, more than five years after it closed and...
April 4, 2013 - 7:28am