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Peggy Hoogestraat

Peggy Hoogestraat

Peggy Hoogestraat is a resident of Germantown Township in Turner County, where her husband has rural property. She owns property in Humboldt Township in Minnehaha County, where she grew up.

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A sign opposing carbon dioxide pipelines stands along Interstate 90 in February 2023 in South Dakota, near the Minnesota border. (Seth Tupper/South Dakota Searchlight)

Oil pipeline experience proves need for caution with carbon pipelines

By: - February 7, 2024

My husband and I take our corn to Poet near our home, and we purchase ethanol-blended gasoline. I don’t have millions of dollars to purchase large advertisements for my thoughts, but I would like to share just a small part of my experience with the Dakota Access Pipeline for crude oil that crosses my Minnehaha […]