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Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
Drones involved in two pipeline protest criminal cases
Any increase to UND student fees for athletics may have to wait another year
Backers hope ND pot measure will bring relief for patients; police chiefs say law isn't tough enough
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
From ND to the pros, Carson Wentz wins over fans
UND football team earns sixth-straight win with 28-21 victory over Idaho State
Rodin, Honkers rout Raiders in 9-man playoffs
Blue Hawks sneak 28 points past Dakota State in third quarter, clinch NSAA
Effertz, Aggies work quickly to dispatch Cowboys
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Letter: Measure 4 doesn't have enough specifics
MCFEELY: National narrative over pipeline protest should be an eye-opener
Eric Ross Abraham
Kenneth "Ken" Gerving
Anne Short Johnson
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
July 20, 2016
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
ST. PAUL — A Minnesota man is accused in federal court of stealing more than $2 million from victims hoping to invest in North Dakota oilfield...
July 20, 2016 - 8:36pm
Halliburton sees ‘modest uptick’ in rig count this year
Halliburton, the world's No.2 oilfield services provider and a major operator in North Dakota’s Oil Patch, said it expects a "modest uptick"...
July 20, 2016 - 2:10pm
July 19, 2016
Pipeline company puts $1 million for Head Start building on reservation
MANDAREE — A fundraising campaign launched by an oilfield company will enable a Head Start program on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation...
July 19, 2016 - 10:03pm
July 12, 2016
Sully Creek affected by oil spill in Billings County
FRYBURG -- An equipment failure caused a small amount of oil and produced water mixture to spill into Sully Creek west of Fryburg on Monday, according to a release by the North Dakota Department of Health. About 200 barrels of oil and 225 barrels of produced water were released onto...
July 12, 2016 - 3:42pm
June 28, 2016
Williston crew camps remain in limbo
WILLISTON, N.D. – Worker housing crew camps will continue to be in limbo in Williston, but the city’s mayor said Tuesday he hopes to have...
June 28, 2016 - 9:58pm
Dakota Prairie Refinery sold to Tesoro at a loss, hurt by oil price slump
A refinery west of Dickinson that was the first to be built in the United States since the 1970s has been sold at a loss, with profit elusive...
June 28, 2016 - 6:19pm
June 24, 2016
Authorities release name of Michigan oilfield worker who died Monday
ROSS, N.D. – The oilfield worker who died Monday after being struck by equipment has been identified as Paul William Green II, 36, of Alger, Mich., the Mountrail County Sheriff’s Office said. Green was pronounced dead at a well site about 4½ miles northeast of Ross after a deputy...
June 24, 2016 - 2:55pm
June 21, 2016
OSHA officials investigating second oilfield death in 4 days
ROSS, N.D. – A safety official called this “a tragic week in the Bakken” after an oil worker died at a well site in Mountrail County, the second North Dakota oilfield fatality in three days. A 36-year-old employee of Advanced Energy LLC was crushed by a crane boom near Ross...
June 21, 2016 - 5:10pm
June 20, 2016
Update: Oil worker from Wyoming killed in McKenzie County workover rig fire, 3 others injured
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – One worker has died and three were injured in a fire at a McKenzie County oil well site over the weekend, the Occupational...
June 20, 2016 - 5:07pm
June 17, 2016
Landowners sue oil company over spills
ANTLER, N.D. – A Bottineau county couple who can no longer farm some of their land because of repeated saltwater spills filed a lawsuit this...
June 17, 2016 - 3:11pm
June 14, 2016
Oil conference will return to Bismarck in 2018
BISMARCK -- Despite interest from Fargo, the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference will be back in Bismarck in 2018. “There are some perks to staying in the same place with our small staff,” said Kari Cutting, vice president of the North Dakota Petroleum Council. Cutting said the...
June 14, 2016 - 2:04pm
June 10, 2016
Mega oil well site planned near busy Lake Sakakawea boat ramp
NEW TOWN, N.D. -- A multi-well oil pad above one of the busiest boat ramps on Lake Sakakawea is under extended review by federal land managers...
June 10, 2016 - 5:58pm
June 3, 2016
Train carrying Bakken oil derails in Oregon
A Union Pacific train carrying North Dakota crude oil derailed and caught fire along Oregon's scenic Columbia River gorge on Friday, forcing the closure of an interstate highway and the evacuation of a school in the first major rail accident involving crude in a year. Union Pacific...
June 3, 2016 - 10:37pm
May 27, 2016
Fargo trying to brew up interest as site for oil conference
BISMARCK – Fargo is just a stone’s throw away from the Bakken. That was the message the Fargo-Moorhead Convention and Visitors Bureau conveyed...
May 27, 2016 - 1:44pm
May 24, 2016
Petroleum conference speakers optimistic about N.D. oil play’s future
BISMARCK – Real estate developer Ernie Graham has weathered booms and busts from Texas oil country to California’s Silicon Valley, and his message to those attending the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference here Tuesday couldn’t have been clearer. Hang in there. “Don’t bail...
May 24, 2016 - 5:25pm