Minnesota Native News – Line 3 Construction Stops in Aiken County
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Minnesota Native News – Line 3 Construction Stops in Aiken County


In early December – after years of resistance from many tribes and Native communities – Enbridge Energy company began construction on the new Line 3 oil pipeline in northwestern Minnesota. But work on one section recently stopped because of an Ojibwe ceremonial lodge that stands in the path of the pipeline. Reporter Melissa Townsend tells us what might happen next.