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National Guard soldiers returning to Willmar on Saturday after 10-month deployment

Biofuel

June 14, 2016
The Chippewa Valley Ethanol Company celebrated its 20th anniversary Friday in Benson. The company has produced a profit in 19 of its 20 years. It processes 50 million gallons of ethanol a year. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)play button
Chippewa Valley Ethanol Company in Benson celebrates 20 years
June 14, 2016 - 12:00am
November 30, 2015
Ethanol use set to rise as EPA unveils biofuels targets
November 30, 2015 - 10:40pm
Ethanol supporters wanted higher mandates
November 30, 2015 - 10:39pm
February 18, 2013
Vilsack assures support for ethanol
February 18, 2013 - 12:26am
October 15, 2011
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar looks at some turkeys Friday afternoon during a tour of the Gorans Brothers turkey farm south of Willmar. Each of the barns houses turkeys at different stages of their development. The rural economy is the focus of the senator's nine-community tour this weekend. She also visited Benson and Morris on Friday, and she continues today in western Minnesota. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Klobuchar says rural Minnesota boasts innovation in ag, energy
October 15, 2011 - 12:00am
August 18, 2011
New federal biofuel plan finds instant critic in key Democrat
August 18, 2011 - 12:00am
Company bets on sugar beets as next feedstock for ethanol
December 18, 2010 - 12:00am
August 25, 2010
Biofuel plant in Wyo to work with sugar cane waste
August 25, 2010 - 7:46am
June 30, 2010
Biofuels company Poet buys Indiana ethanol plant
June 30, 2010 - 9:27am
April 18, 2009
Auditor's report suggests ending biofuel subsidies
April 18, 2009 - 12:00am