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Oil spill

April 3, 2013
A train about a mile long derailed near Parkers Prairie last Wednesday, March 27. Fourteen tanker railcars left the track, three of them rupturing. No injuries were reported. (Contributed photo courtesy of Dee Sjobeck)
Train spilled less oil than thought, says MPCA
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am
March 29, 2013
A Canadian Pacific train derailed near Parkers Prairie Wednesday morning. An estimated 20,000 to 30,000 gallons of crude oil spilled onto the frozen ground. (Contributed photo by Dee Sjobeck)
Train derails, spills oil near Parkers Prairie
March 29, 2013 - 12:00am
June 27, 2010
Senators call on Obama to promote biofuels
June 27, 2010 - 9:22am
May 7, 2010
Contributed photo courtesy of Matter of Trust
Donated hair and fur from collection points across the country are stuffed into nylons to make "hair boom" that soak up oil.
A hair-raising idea to clean up oil spill
May 7, 2010 - 12:00am