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Boy, 12, points toy gun at woman at school
Dickinson educators view documentary about reforming traditional learning
Trump to meet Mexican president Wednesday
Teacher, spouse who died in murder-suicide had been accused in sex case
USFS extends Dakota Prairie Grasslands Demonstration Project for 10 years
crime and courts
nation and world
255 barrels of produced water spills in Billings County
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
How to stop credit card fraud while traveling
Veeder: At the ranch, circle of life can be tough to witness
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Midgets volleyball drops West Region opener to Demons
Lots of intriguing QBs out there on the market for Vikings
UND prepares for opener at Stony Brook
Prized Twins reliever might go to fall league
Indians hand Twins 12th straight loss
Holten: Behind the scenes with a pickup man
It's a good thing Kaepernick can choose to sit during national anthem
Other Views: TR National Park get OK today?
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
good bad and ugly
Ilene (Hanel) Gill
Richard "Dick" Hegge
Andrew J. Volesky
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
March 18, 2015
Wind farm proposed for Stark County: Residents concerned about noise, quality of life
TAYLOR — A wind farm could be coming to Stark County in western North Dakota and with it concerns on how it will affect neighboring landowners. Dickinson Wind LLC, a subsidiary of Wilton, Conn.-based NextEra Energy Resources LLC, has asked the North Dakota Public Service Commission...
March 18, 2015 - 10:49pm
March 7, 2015
Wind industry pushing for extension of tax credit
By John Hageman Forum News Service GRAND FORKS — A federal tax incentive that some see as critical to supporting the wind energy industry expired at the end of last year, but some congressional lawmakers and advocates are pushing for its extension. The production tax credit for...
March 7, 2015 - 8:59pm
February 6, 2015
PrairieWinds goes 5 years without an employee injury
MINOT — Workers at a wind farm celebrated an important mile stone recently. Basin Electric Power Cooperative announced Thursday that its subsidiary, the PrairieWinds ND wind project in Minot, went 5 years without an employee injury, according to a news release. “Five years with...
February 6, 2015 - 12:13am
December 31, 2014
Basin Electric agrees to wind projects near Richardton, Tioga
BISMARCK — Basin Electric Power Cooperative announced Wednesday it has signed power purchase agreements with new wind farms in Richardton and Tioga. The NextEra Energy Resources plant will be called the Dickinson Wind Energy Center and produce 150 megawatts at the farm near Richardton....
December 31, 2014 - 2:02pm
December 17, 2014
N.D. regulators approve $240M wind farm
BISMARCK – State utility regulators approved a permit for a $240 million wind farm in western North Dakota on Wednesday. The state Public Service Commission voted unanimously to grant a permit for Antelope Hills Wind Project LLC of Santa Barbara, Calif., to erect up to 86 wind...
December 17, 2014 - 6:37pm
November 24, 2014
MDU to purchase Hettinger wind farm
BISMARCK -- Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. announced Monday that it has agreed to purchase a the wind farm to be developed outside of Hettinger next year. The $200 million project by ALLETE Clean Energy will be comprised of 43 turbines that will produce 107.5 megawatts of electricity,...
November 24, 2014 - 1:05pm
November 15, 2014
Lawmakers eye wind energy tax credit extension
GRAND FORKS — The group representing the wind energy industry is “optimistic” Congress will renew a tax credit benefiting its members by the end of the year. The federal production tax credit, which provides 2.3 cents for every kilowatt hour of electricity produced, expired...
November 15, 2014 - 9:36pm
November 8, 2014
Getting a Second wind: Wind farm project revived after lawsuit; developer working on permit related to whooping crane
By Mike Nowatzki Forum News Service BISMARCK — A North Dakota wind farm proposed in the migration route of an endangered bird has been revived...
November 8, 2014 - 12:00am
October 27, 2014
Learning the ropes: Hands-on experience prepares students for career in growing wind energy industry
DEVILS LAKE — Brendon Ruppell, Patrick Becker and Joseph Lordson joked around as they loaded up their climbing gear last week at Lake Region...
October 27, 2014 - 10:50pm
September 12, 2014
No sunset for Lakeswind: Wind farm generating power, few complaints
ROLLAG, Minn. — The 32 wind turbines and their broad, whirling blades stand tall on heights of land that once defined the shores of glacial...
September 12, 2014 - 7:31pm
September 3, 2014
PSC orders financial pledge for cost of reclaiming wind farms
BISMARCK — In a first for the state, the North Dakota Public Service Commission has required a wind farm owner to provide financial assurance that it can cover the future costs of reclaiming the site when the wind turbines reach the end of their lifespan. “These are huge, imposing...
September 3, 2014 - 5:33pm
September 2, 2014
Wind up in the air: U.S. House candidates Cramer, Sinner differ on tax credit
GRAND FORKS — The two candidates for North Dakota’s lone U.S. House seat disagree on the federal government’s role in spurring the wind...
September 2, 2014 - 11:00pm
August 20, 2014
Wind energy project in north-central N.D. gets final go-ahead
BISMARCK – A wind energy project that’s been in the works since 2008 won final approval Wednesday from the North Dakota Public Service Commission. The three-member panel voted unanimously to grant an order of public convenience and necessity for the Border Winds project, which...
August 20, 2014 - 5:15pm
August 14, 2014
N.D. regulators approve Adams County wind project in split vote
BISMARCK – In a split vote Thursday, the North Dakota Public Service Commission approved a wind turbine farm in Adams County that eventually could provide enough power for more than 50,000 homes. Thunder Spirit Wind LLC filed its initial project notice in August 2011, proposing...
August 14, 2014 - 2:59pm
Minnesota Power cheers 15th ship with wind farm parts
DULUTH, Minn. — If it were always as blustery at the Duluth Seaway Port Authority as it was Monday morning, the Port would be a natural mecca for harnessing wind energy. Because that isn’t the case, the Port Authority has found another way to help increase the use of wind energy...
July 14, 2014 - 10:31pm