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Jail debacle cost Ward County taxpayers more than $300K
ND Cowboy Hall of Fame opening 2017 season
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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
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Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of NASCAR season
Dozier's three-run double provides Twins with 3-2 win
Third-grader Mickellyn Walker wins national free throw contest
McFeely: NDSU rejects land swap
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October 13, 2016
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
August 16, 2016
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
NEW YORK/MUNICH—U.S. industrial gas supplier Praxair Inc and German peer Linde AG are in early-stage talks about a merger to create a market...
August 16, 2016 - 11:31pm
July 24, 2016
Developers plan ethanol plant near Jamestown
JAMESTOWN -- A group of developers has plans to make ethanol from the stalks and leaves of North Dakota corn plants and wheat straw. New Energy...
July 24, 2016 - 12:08am
June 25, 2016
South Dakota ethanol industry calls for larger ethanol market
WASHINGTON -- South Dakota’s $3.8 billion ethanol industry is facing a “glass ceiling,” according to officials. Every year, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) releases a proposed Renewable Volume Obligations as part of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program. The Renewable...
June 25, 2016 - 9:58pm
February 22, 2016
Little public input for pipeline
KILLDEER—Hardly any members of the public came to testify before the North Dakota Public Service Commission at a public hearing Monday...
February 22, 2016 - 6:54pm
February 6, 2016
Construction of Hazen urea plant humming along
HAZEN, N.D. -- Even as western North Dakota watches nervously while its once-booming oil industry wallows in the doldrums, a massive construction...
February 6, 2016 - 11:59pm
January 21, 2016
Trickling away: Multiple voices express concern over lost gas on federal lands
An environmental organization, western North Dakota Native Americans and a taxpayer watchdog group are all calling on the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to create stricter rules for capturing natural gas during oil production on federal and tribal lands. The BLM is expected to soon...
January 21, 2016 - 8:23pm
December 15, 2015
Low gas prices expected to continue
FARGO -- Gasoline prices that continue to fall are giving consumers a present whenever they fill their tank, thanks to a supply glut. Global...
December 15, 2015 - 9:34pm
November 23, 2015
Plans for Devils Lake refinery stall
DEVILS LAKE — Lagging oil prices have stalled plans for a proposed diesel oil refinery here. About a year ago, Eagles Ledge Energy, based in Vancouver, B.C., had announced plans to build a $200 million, 20,000-barrel-per-day clean fuels oil refinery in Devils Lake. The refinery,...
November 23, 2015 - 9:26pm
Hess finishes work to ease excess flaring
TIOGA, N.D. – Crews completed maintenance work at the Hess Tioga Gas Plant over the weekend after days of significant natural gas flaring in...
November 23, 2015 - 5:45pm
November 18, 2015
Gas plant repairs will add to flaring
TIOGA, N.D. – North Dakota’s largest natural gas processing plant shut down for maintenance Wednesday afternoon, a move expected to temporarily...
November 18, 2015 - 5:34pm
November 13, 2015
Industrial Commission grants flaring exemption for Marathon
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Industrial Commission granted exemptions from its flaring policy to three wells owned by Marathon Oil, but limited the exemption to four months. Lynn Helms, director of the Department of Mineral Resources, recommended a six-month exemption for two...
November 13, 2015 - 4:59pm
November 4, 2015
PSC approves MDU natural gas rate hike
BISMARCK – North Dakota utility regulators on Wednesday approved a natural gas rate increase for customers of Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. that is smaller than what the company originally proposed but still spreads out the costs in a way that drew objections from AARP North Dakota....
November 4, 2015 - 12:55pm
October 11, 2015
Flaring progress a burning issue for North Dakota
North Dakota’s top oil regulator admits that he and the Sierra Club’s lone staffer in the state rarely agree on policy or process. “But...
October 11, 2015 - 9:48am