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BREAKING NEWS...

January 12, 2021

By Honor The Earth

RENOWNED BIRKIE ORGANIZATION IN WISCONSIN DROPS ENBRIDGE SPONSORSHIP, CITING INCOMPATIBLE “GREEN” GOALS


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December 29, 2020

By Honor The Earth

"A Separate Joint Filing by Line 3 Opponents Will Also Challenge Second PUC Denial of Stay Request by White Earth and Red Lake Tribes."



In The News...

December 7, 2020

By Laina G. Stebbins| Dylan Miettinen

"Jessica Garraway sings a version of "Wade in the Water" as people protest against the Enbridge Energy Line 3 oil pipeline project outside the Governor's Mansion on November 14, 2020 in St Paul, Minnesota. The project took a step forward this week after receiving permitting approval from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. | Stephen Maturen/Getty Images"




December 9, 2020

Water protectors slow work on Line 3 project


By Lynn Mizner

"Local children and their parents gathered along the Enbridge Line 3 easement 10 miles north of Palisade on Saturday to watch logging equipment take out timber along the route and to thank water protectors sitting in trees nearby. submitted photo"

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December 10, 2020

Opponents of Enbridge's Line 3 construction make last-ditch effort at river's edge


By Brooks Johnson

"Joshua Roy played a drum and said a prayer while sitting on the bank of the Mississippi River in Aitkin County on Wednesday December 9, 2020 near the Line 3 work site."

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December 10, 2020

Protesters hang on as construction continues on Line 3 pipeline project


By Evan Frost

"Activist Liam Delmain adjusts a solar panel that they use to keep in contact with activists on the ground as they occupy a tree in the path of the Line 3 oil pipeline construction near Palisade, Minn., on Wednesday. Evan Frost | MPR News"

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December 14, 2020

Indigenous-led resistance to Enbridge’s Line 3 pipeline threatens Big Oil’s last stand


By Nick Engelfried

"Dawn Goodwin praying near a tree feller, after a sheriff’s department officer told her she was trespassing on the pipeline construction zone. (Twitter/MikeRollin2)"

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December 14, 2020

Demonstrators Protest Against Line 3 Construction in Palisade


By Lakeland News

"Nearly 100 protesters showed up Monday on Great River Road in Palisade to protest the construction of the Line 3 pipeline replacement after Enbridge received final approval to move forward on November 30."

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December 15, 2020

Demonstrators Protest Against Line 3 Construction in Palisade


By Dan Kraker

"Activist Tania Aubid uses a megaphone to ask to see permits for the construction of the Line 3 oil pipeline under the Mississippi River as Aitkin County sheriff's deputies speak with construction workers near Palisade, Minn., last week - Evan Frost | MPR News"

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December 16, 2020

Biden Urged to Sign Climate Emergency Executive Order


Center for Biological Diversity

"WASHINGTON— More than 380 groups today called on President-elect Joe Biden to sign an executive order to confront the climate emergency with the full power of the executive branch as soon as he takes office."

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December 17, 2020

Ebenezer Scrooge, Line 3 and me (and all of us, every one)


By Jack Uldrich

ALEX KORMANN • [email protected]

"My 2-year-old grandnephew represents the future, and thinking about that in the pipeline's context jolts me awake."

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December 18, 2020

The Pandemic Pipeline: Land & Water Defenders Continue Resistance to Enbridge Line 3 in Minnesota


Democracy Now

"Indigenous and environmental activists have been holding daily protests against the construction of the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline, which would carry tar sands oil from Alberta, Canada, to a terminal in Superior, Wisconsin, cutting through Indigenous territory and running under more than 200 streams. Winona LaDuke, director of the group Honor the Earth, says the project’s approval amid a historic slump in oil prices and accelerating climate crisis make it unsound on economic and environmental grounds."

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December 18, 2020

Winona LaDuke: Deb Haaland’s Nomination for Interior Sec. Is “Important Step” for Native Americans


Democracy Now

"President-elect Joe Biden has picked New Mexico Congressmember Deb Haaland to become secretary of the interior. If confirmed, Haaland will be the first Native American to serve in a Cabinet position. Haaland’s nomination was backed by progressives, as well as more than 120 tribal leaders, who sent a letter to Biden last month urging him to select her for the post."

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December 22, 2020

Could the Next Standing Rock Be Brewing in Northern Minnesota?


By Alan Macleod

"The tension is palpable in northern Minnesota where a Native-led protest movement is getting ready to square off with Enbridge over the massive Line 3 oil pipeline being built to carry crude from Canada to the Great Lakes."

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December 28, 2020

Lawsuit seeks to halt Line 3 pipeline, alleging faulty approval process


BY Mike Hughlett

Alex Kormann • [email protected]

"Lawsuit seeks to halt Line 3 pipeline, alleging faulty approval process "The Corps' issuance of the permit authorizing the pipeline violates multiple federal laws and treaties, harming plaintiffs and their members," the complaint said. #StopLine3"

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December 28, 2020

Not Just Another Pipeline


By Louise Erdrich

A young Line 3 protester in Palisade, Minn., near a construction site this month.
Credit Alex Kormann/Star Tribune, via Associated Press• [email protected]

"The expansion of Enbridge’s Line 3 pipeline is a breathtaking betrayal of Minnesota’s Indigenous communities — and the environment."

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December 28, 2020

Line 3 opponents file federal suit to try to block the pipeline


By Dan Kraker

"About 20 people gathered for a small protest against the Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project outside Bagley, Minn., where the pipeline route crosses the Clearwater River earlier this month. Dan Kraker | MPR News file"

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December 29, 2020

Enbridge Line 3 Pipeline Opponents Demand Halt Of Construction


By Irina Slav

"Opponents of Enbridge's Line 3 oil pipeline project are demanding that construction of the pipeline is stopped, the Associated Press has reported, saying the group alleged the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers failed to take into consideration several environmental factors when it issued Enbridge a water quality permit for the project."

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December 29, 2020

Federal Complaint Filed Against Enbridge Line 3 Construction


By Chris Burns

"There have been multiple appeals and push back on the reconstruction of the Line 3 pipeline since the idea came about. Another one has been added, this time at the federal level."

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December 30, 2020

Legislators visit Palisade Line 3 river crossing


by Lynn Mizner


"Winona LaDuke, executive director of Honor the Earth and other workers at the Water Protector Welcome Center north of Palisade welcomed returning and new Minnesota legislators who visited the Line 3 Mississippi River crossing north of Palisade on Dec. 20. At left is Rep.-elect Heather Keeler from Dist. 4A. LaDuke is third from the left."

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December 30, 2020

Ojibwe bands ask appeals court to stop Enbridge Line 3 construction


By Mike Hughlett

Enbridge utility contractors worked to identify and mark an older Enbridge pipeline, Line 16, at one of the Line 3 work sites in Carlton, Minn., in December.
Credit Alex Kormann/Star Tribune

"Two Ojibwe bands have petitioned the Minnesota Court of Appeals to suspend state regulators' approval of Enbridge's new Line 3 and stop construction of the controversial pipeline across northern Minnesota."

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January 9, 2021

Ojibwe bands ask appeals court to stop Enbridge Line 3 construction


By Kirsti Marohn

Gio Cerise (left) of the White Earth Nation comforts Dawn Goodwin as they watch workers resume construction on the Line 3 pipeline in Aitkin County, Minn., on Saturday.
Credit Ben Hovland for MPR News

"Opponents of the Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project gathered Saturday in northern Minnesota to protest its construction across northern Minnesota."

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January 11, 2021

Enbridge Intervenes In Suit To Block Minn. Pipeline Project


By Emma Whitford


Law360 (January 11, 2021, 4:53 PM EST) --
"A D.C. federal court on Saturday allowed energy company Enbridge to intervene in a December lawsuit brought by tribes and environmental groups against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to stop its $2.9 billion pipeline replacement project in Minnesota."

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January 30, 2021

Congresswoman Ilhan Omar hears Indigenous voices in opposition to Line 3


By Hannah Olson

U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn. and her husband Tim Mynett speak with Lorna Hanes while visiting a Line 3 opposition camp on Jan. 30 outside of Park Rapids. Hannah Olson / Forum News Service

"BEMIDJI, Minn. -- U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn. met with a small group of Indigenous leaders, water protectors, concerned citizens, politicians and activists on Saturday to learn more about the reasons behind their opposition to the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline replacement project."

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January 31, 2021

Ilhan Omar Calls on Biden to Follow End of Keystone With End of Enbridge Line 3


By Kenny Stancil

Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images

"Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota traveled to the northern part of her state on Saturday to meet with Indigenous leaders and environmental justice advocates who are organizing opposition to Enbridge’s Line 3 pipeline project."

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February 1, 2021

Once united in support of Biden, environmentalists and unions clash over pipelines


By Laura Sanicola, Nia Williams

"NEW YORK (Reuters) - Environmentalists and labor unions that threw their support behind U.S. President Joseph Biden now find themselves on the opposite sides of a battle over the construction of big pipeline projects between Canada and the United States."

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February 1, 2021

Enbridge Line 3 Protesters Demonstrate In Superior


By State News

Tar Sands Blockade /CC

"Opponents of Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 pipeline project are hoping President Joe Biden shuts that work down, too." Read The Entire Article Here


February 1, 2021

Buoyed By Keystone XL, Pipeline Opponents Want President Biden To Act


By State News

AP Photo/Evan Vucci
"MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After President Joe Biden revoked Keystone XL’s presidential permit and shut down construction of the long-disputed pipeline that was to carry oil from Canada to Texas, opponents of other pipelines hoped the projects they’ve been fighting would be next."

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February 3, 2021

The Oil Pipeline Battle No One Is Talking About


By Samir Ferdowsi


“Wild rice is at the center of our people’s culture,” Houska said. “It’s something that’s so important to Anishinaabe folks that it’s the only grain listed in any treaty in the United States, because it’s that important.” Activists are hoping President Biden will step in and shut down new additions to Line 3. After all, he just canceled construction permits for the Keystone XL pipeline in January. Rep. Ilhan Omar visited activist leaders on Friday. Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has said that governors should not act unilaterally to permit or stop projects.

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February 19, 2021

VIDEO: MORE PERFECT UNION - MESSAGE FOR THE BIDEN ADMINISTRATION: #STOPLINE3


By Stop Line 3

“On Tuesday morning approximately 30 water protectors and Line 3 Pipeline resisters walked onto a construction work site in Anishinaabe territory; three activists climbed into a section of the pipe and locked themselves together. Zhaabowekwe spoke about the dangers of Enbridge tripling their capacity of tar sands pumped through Line 3 with the new pipeline that will go across hundreds of wetlands, rivers, and the Mississippi Headwaters."

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February 19, 2021

VIDEO NATIVE REPORT: MOTHER EARTH SEASON 16 EPISODE 7


By Stop Line 3

“NATIVE REPORT MOTHER EARTH SERIES 16 EPISODE 7 (PBS) WAS PRESENT AT A STAND AGAINST THE LINE 3 PIPELINE REPLACEMENT PROJECT ALONG AN ENBRIDGE CONSTRUCTION SITE IN PALISADE, MINN., ON DEC. 17TH, 2020."

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