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Travel conditions remained hazardous as a winter storm swept across much of the northern Great Plains Monday, with blowing and drifting snow creating near-zero visibility on some roads. The combination of freezing rain, snow and high winds that forced the shutdown Sunday of vast stretches of highways in the Dakotas continued into Monday morning, and authorities issued no-travel warnings for much of North Dakota. Comment?
The chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe says the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to close the area where people have been camping for months to protest the Dakota Access oil pipeline. Dave Archambault says he received a letter from the Corps on Friday which says all lands north of the Cannonball River will be closed Dec. 5. Archambault says the land to be closed includes the Oceti Sakowin camp, a sprawling encampment on Army Corps land about 50 miles south of Bismarck. Comment?
More than 30 activists protesting plans to run an oil pipeline beneath a lake near a North Dakota Indian reservation were arrested on Friday at a retail mall during a rally timed to coincide with the busiest shopping day of the year. The demonstrators, including members of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, walked into the Kirkwood Mall in downtown Bismarck and formed a prayer circle just inside the entrance, defying demands by mall management that they leave the premises. Comment?
The Environmental Protection Agency has to be "reined in and brought back down," Donald Trump campaign senior advisor Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Friday, arguing with CNN's Chris Cuomo's contention that the GOP presumptive nominee won't be able to do all that he's promising with his energy policy. "I think there are some big things you can do, and exactly what Donald Trump said is we need to move to an all-of-the-above approach," Huckabee Sanders told Cuomo on CNN's "New Day" program. Comment?
In his first major energy-policy speech, the presumptive Republican presidential candidate said renewable power should play a limited role in generating electricity. But he questioned federal subsidies and said that wind power is "killing all the eagles." Comment?
Donald Trump said Thursday he wants to debate Bernie Sanders and hopefully raise millions of dollars for a women's charity in doing so. "I'd love to debate Bernie. Comment?
Republican presidential contender Donald Trump said on Thursday that he would approve TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline proposal if elected, reversing a decision by the administration of President Barack Obama to block it over environmental concerns. "I would absolutely approve it, 100 percent, but I would want a better deal," Trump told reporters at a press conference in Bismarck, North Dakota, where he was scheduled to give a speech to an oil conference on the energy policies he would pursue if elected to the White House. Comment?
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