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Republican Rubio clears way for Tillerson's approval as top U.S. diplomat
ND House: Workers' comp can't be used for medical marijuana
S.D. state rep resigns after admitting sexual relationships with interns
Trump press secretary hints at pro-Dakota Access, Keystone moves
Ex-President George H.W. Bush improves, leaving Houston ICU
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Wild reassign F Gabriel
Make it 6: Vikings’ Barr named to Pro Bowl
Forsberg’s goals cap Nashville’s comeback at Wild
Towns lifts Wolves past Nuggets
Brady, Pats rout Steelers for another AFC title
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
Thomas F. Murtha
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
April 12, 2016
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
March 10, 2016
UPDATED: Iowa approves Dakota Access Pipeline
DES MOINES, Iowa — Almost as quickly as state regulators on Thursday unanimously approved a permit for a $3.8 billion, 30-inch diameter interstate...
March 10, 2016 - 8:35pm
March 1, 2016
Emulsion spill leaks into Billings County stock pond
BISMARCK -- A pipeline leak in Billings County released about 40 barrels of brine and 8 barrels of oil at a site operated by White Rock Oil and Gas about 18 miles northwest of Belfield, according to a statement by the North Dakota Department of Health. An undetermined amount of this...
March 1, 2016 - 10:06am
February 24, 2016
Whiting Petroleum posts nearly $100 million quarterly loss
Whiting Petroleum Corp, North Dakota's largest oil producer, slashed its 2016 budget by 80 percent on Wednesday, saying it will suspend all fracking operations and reduce output to wait for higher crude prices . Shares jumped 7.7 percent to $4 per share in after-hours trading as investors...
February 24, 2016 - 5:11pm
McKenzie County landfill could be first to take radioactive waste under new ND rules
WILLISTON, N.D. – An oilfield landfill south of Williston is the first facility in North Dakota to propose accepting radioactive waste under...
February 24, 2016 - 2:29pm
February 9, 2016
EIA: U.S. March shale output to fall below 5 million bpd
NEW YORK -- U.S. shale oil production is expected to dip below 5 million barrels per day in March for the first time in 18 months on the back of an oil rout that has slashed prices by more than 70 percent since 2014.Total output in March is set to fall by nearly 93,000 bpd to 4.92...
February 9, 2016 - 9:48am
January 20, 2016
Target Logistics: Dunn County crew camp temporarily closing
MANNING -- Target Logistics is temporarily closing its massive crew camp in southern Dunn County, the company said Wednesday. Citing dwindling...
January 20, 2016 - 5:01pm
January 15, 2016
November oil production steady despite low prices
WILLISTON -– North Dakota oil production increased slightly in November, but companies are “running on empty” as they start the new year...
January 15, 2016 - 3:00pm
January 9, 2016
Making a change in practices, state to take a closer look at oil industry fines
BISMARCK – Proposed fines against oil companies will get more scrutiny from the North Dakota Industrial Commission on Monday, but the discussion will occur behind closed doors. The Industrial Commission agenda for Monday includes discussion of six complaints against oil companies...
January 9, 2016 - 4:04pm
Complex, controversial drilling operation to be reviewed
BISMARCK – A company developing a controversial drilling mega-unit in Dunn County that initially had a January target for completion will give an update on the progress Wednesday during a hearing in Bismarck. The North Dakota Oil and Gas Division will hold a hearing at 9 a.m. Wednesday...
January 9, 2016 - 4:02pm
January 5, 2016
Sources: Nuverra in process of restructuring debt
Nuverra Environmental Solutions, a U.S. provider of environmental services to the energy sector, has been working with investment bank Lazard on restructuring its debt, according to people familiar with the matter. Nuverra has been looking at several financial restructuring options,...
January 5, 2016 - 4:12pm
December 30, 2015
Northwest ND power company selected for power grid
WILLISTON -- A northwest North Dakota power company has just taken a big leap that positions it to to make a bigger mark on the nation’s energy map. Mountrail Williams Electric Cooperative, on the eve of celebrating its 25th anniversary, was recently welcomed as the newest member...
December 30, 2015 - 8:00am