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Two-a-days: North Dakota legislators sprint toward mid-session break
MCFEELY: Legendary coach needs all of his competitiveness after car crash
ND House: Nonlethal drone weapons stay legal for law enforcement
Man sentenced in crash that killed 83-year-old ND rancher
Soon, some will get through Twin Cities airport security with a fingerprint or iris scan
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Port: House votes to restrict civil asset forfeiture despite opposition from law enforcement
Port: Anger and insults in the ND House, casino suffers and wind industry targeted
Port: House votes to allow non-lethal weapons on drones after heated debate
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Father Sebastian Schmidt, OSB
Louis "Louie" Brezden
Marcus and Elva Bakke
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
October 19, 2016
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Health Department is revising permits for all special oil field waste companies requiring they monitor all loads...
October 19, 2016 - 8:21pm
October 18, 2016
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
STANLEY—About 40 barrels of oil and 30 barrels of brine water spilled into a stock pond as the result of a treater leak Monday about 3½ miles southeast of Stanley in rural Mountrail County. The site where the spill occurred is operated by Arsenal Energy USA. An undetermined...
October 18, 2016 - 1:03pm
October 15, 2016
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
BISMARCK — The race for clean coal technologies was set off by the implementation of federal regulations on carbon dioxide emissions from...
October 15, 2016 - 5:54pm
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
BISMARCK — The North Dakota coal industry is aiming to change the face of energy technology research as it moves toward a carbon-free...
October 15, 2016 - 5:38pm
New presidential administration casts doubts on energy future
BISMARCK — The coal industry is looking to Congress for support as a new presidential administration approaches. "I think we have opportunities...
October 15, 2016 - 5:36pm
October 13, 2016
For first time in 28 months, ND oil production drops below 1M barrels
WILLISTON — North Dakota oil production has dropped below 1 million barrels per day for the first time since hitting that milestone in...
October 13, 2016 - 1:54pm
Natural gas released from McKenzie County well after mechanical failure
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – An unknown volume of natural gas released from a well in McKenzie County this week after a mechanical failure caused crews to lose control of the well, the North Dakota Department of Health said Thursday, Oct. 13. A Continental Resources well about 10 miles...
October 13, 2016 - 10:57am
October 12, 2016
Bear Creek natural gas processing plant in Dunn County to soon be at full capacity
KILLDEER—A new natural gas processing facility north of Killdeer has been completed and is running at 50 percent capacity, officials say....
October 12, 2016 - 5:54pm
Pipeline activists charged with felonies
BAGLEY, Minn. — Two activists who tampered with Enbridge pipeline valves in solidarity with Dakota Access Pipeline opponents have been...
October 12, 2016 - 5:09pm
October 11, 2016
5 Enbridge pipelines targeted in coordinated protests in MN, ND as environmental activists claim arrests
CLEARBROOK, Minn. — Activists protesting the movement of tar-sands oil from Canada into the U.S. have apparently taken action today against...
October 11, 2016 - 6:37pm
Meridian Energy submits permit to construct refinery
BELFIELD—The company planning to build an oil refinery west of Belfield and just three miles from Theodore Roosevelt National Park's eastern...
October 11, 2016 - 5:50pm
October 10, 2016
Spill reported near Williston
WILLISTON, N.D. - A broken well head caused about 500 barrels, or 21,000 gallons, of saltwater to spill at a well site over the weekend, but the spill was contained and recovered, authorities said.Zavanna LLC reported the spill that occurred Saturday at a saltwater disposal well about...
October 10, 2016 - 4:31pm
October 8, 2016
Shell ditches West Coast rail plan for Bakken oil
HOUSTON—North Dakota oil producers were dealt another blow this week when Royal Dutch Shell said it would scrap plans to build an oil train...
October 8, 2016 - 7:51pm
October 7, 2016
Fighting OPEC only for the 'brave'
NEW YORK—OPEC is back in the business of influencing oil prices as Saudi Arabia works with Russia and Iran to limit output, and only "a...
October 7, 2016 - 5:15pm
October 6, 2016
Oil hits four-month highs
NEW YORK—Oil rose more than 1 percent to four-month highs on Thursday, spurred by another informal OPEC meeting on output cuts and plunging...
October 6, 2016 - 5:11pm