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Dalrymple hints at $100M draw from Bank of ND to balance budget
In targeted heist, bandit stole 1961 championship belt at Roger Maris Museum in Fargo shopping center
Sanders tells supporters to back Clinton
Hiker rescued from national park was climbing off-trail butte
Pet store turnover: WOOFTA to fill gap left by shuttered Zoo Zone Pets
crime and courts
nation and world
Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
Developers plan ethanol plant near Jamestown
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
With largest-ever N.D. wind farm planned, regulator blames coal plant closing on wind power
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Celebrations 'n' Crafts moves to new location
Irsfeld: Where to turn for relief from joint pain, arthritis
Former Vikings WR Jennings retires after 10 seasons
Latest injury pushes offensive tackle Loadholt into retirement
Cubs land closer Chapman from Yankees
Rookie QB Wentz to walk fine line as Eagles camp opens
Murphy: Carson Wentz and the uncertainty inherent in young quarterbacks
Monke: We need more visits like Giancarlo's
Port: Our increasingly Orwellian society
McFeely: Sorry, Chancellor Hagerott, individuals matter
Letter: Election results upset the status quo
Letter: Some North Dakotans welcome EPA rule state officials are fighting
good bad and ugly
Anton "Tony" Kralicek
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
May 18, 2016
Tribal members question water quality in response to new Bakken study
NEW TOWN – Some residents of the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation say they want greater monitoring of their drinking water to detect contamination...
May 18, 2016 - 9:06pm
In North Dakota's Oil Patch, a humbling comedown
WILLISTON -- Dave Van Assche didn't fret too much when oil prices started to slide in late 2014. The postal services business he had built over...
May 18, 2016 - 12:16pm
May 12, 2016
N.D. oil production drops 1 percent in March
WILLISTON, N.D. - North Dakota oil production fell about 1 percent in March to an average of 1.1 million barrels per day, the Department of Mineral...
May 12, 2016 - 2:03pm
May 11, 2016
Methane study: Bakken emits a lot, but maybe less than previously thought
WILLISTON – The Bakken oil and gas field emits 275,000 tons of methane each year, says a new study. The results of the study published Wednesday in the Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres found that the Bakken is leaking a lot of methane, but less than some satellites have...
May 11, 2016 - 6:47pm
May 9, 2016
Spill reported north of Parshall
PARSHALL – An equipment failure caused 259 barrels, or 10,878 gallons, of saltwater to release from a site about 7 miles north of Parshall on Saturday, the Oil and Gas Division said Monday. EOG Resources reported the spill at a central tank battery site in Mountrail County. The...
May 9, 2016 - 2:52pm
May 4, 2016
Davis Refinery discussion tabled by Billings County Commission
MEDORA—The Billings County Commission—and specifically the topic of rezoning more than 700 acres of land for the proposed Davis Refinery...
May 4, 2016 - 9:52am
May 3, 2016
Regulators won’t penalize Bakken pipeline developers for early construction
DES MOINES, Iowa -- A Texas oil company violated terms of a hazardous liquid pipeline permit by starting construction early without notifying inspectors, but Iowa regulators will not impose a fine, which could have reached $200,000, according to an order released Tuesday. The Iowa...
May 3, 2016 - 8:08pm
May 2, 2016
Despite thousands of empty bedrooms, optimism still alive in ND Oil Patch
WILLISTON -- Though thousands of hotel rooms and apartments sit empty and a major big-box store is about to close, those who work there say they're...
May 2, 2016 - 10:41pm
April 25, 2016
Cruz, Trump campaigns showing interest in ND oil conference
BISMARCK – The campaigns for Donald Trump and Ted Cruz have “shown an interest” in this year’s Williston Basin Petroleum Conference....
April 25, 2016 - 9:53pm
April 15, 2016
Environmental groups challenge state for violating open record laws
BISMARCK -- Environmental groups have filed suit against the State Health Council saying it held an illegal meeting when it approved new rules for radioactive waste dumping in North Dakota and the rules should be voided. The suit was filed Thursday by the North Dakota Energy Industry...
April 15, 2016 - 3:40pm
April 12, 2016
Group of landowners sues over Bakken pipeline
DES MOINES, Iowa -- A group of landowners in the path of an interstate crude oil pipeline is suing Iowa regulators, contending eminent domain shouldn’t have been allowed because the developer doesn’t qualify as a utility. Bill Hanigan of the Davis Brown Law Firm filed the lawsuit...
April 12, 2016 - 9:54pm
Oil products show returns for second year
Though western North Dakota is nearly a year and a half into an oil industry slowdown, the DAWA Solutions Group is hoping folks in the local...
April 12, 2016 - 6:40pm
April 4, 2016
Wyo. attorney urges Bakken landowners to organize
STANLEY — Landowners negotiating with pipeline companies can gain leverage if they work together, an attorney told a group of Bakken farmers and ranchers Monday. “When you can get organized and you can get enough landowners put together, then you can make quite a big difference,”...
April 4, 2016 - 9:20pm
March 31, 2016
Energy and property right info session set for Monday
STANLEY, N.D. – Two lawyers with experience in energy law and property rights issues will hold a free session for landowners in the Bakken on Monday. Frank Falen and Karen Budd-Falen of the Budd-Falen Law Offices in Wyoming will hold informational sessions on Monday in at the...
March 31, 2016 - 4:40pm
March 14, 2016
Decades later, holes drilled in search for oil now flooding land
WILLISTON – A ditch near Williston is flooded with water, but it’s not the result of unseasonably warm weather. It’s a remnant of 1970s...
March 14, 2016 - 11:11am