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Federal prosecutors seek prison time for ND oil operator who endangered water sources
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Class A girls basketball poll
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January 25, 2016
Our View: Signs of the oil bust become more apparent
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Dakota Access Pipeline approved: The North Dakota Public Service Commission on Wednesday approved a route for a $3.8 billion Dakota Access...
January 25, 2016 - 3:26pm
Other Views: In Williston, a boom becomes home
North Dakota resilience and know-how are at work in Williston as the collapse of oil prices changes the dynamic in oil country. The city, which has been the heart of the Bakken oil play, is coming down from extraordinary boom times; but leadership is working overtime to ensure a soft...
January 25, 2016 - 3:15pm
January 20, 2016
Other Views: Smart tax incentives pay off
As they confront a downturn in projected revenues, North Dakota legislators should not paint all tax incentives with the same broad brush. Some work very well. Others do not. The several that work as intended should be preserved, not only because they work as intended but also because...
January 20, 2016 - 3:07pm
January 16, 2016
Our View: Dognapper makes us cringe; Bison have us smiling
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Bison capture fifth straight title: It was almost too easy. The North Dakota State football team’s defense made offensive juggernaut...
January 16, 2016 - 6:00am
January 15, 2016
Other Views: Burgum’s path to governor full of potholes
FARGO A few observers of North Dakota politics suggest that Fargo businessman Doug Burgum’s quest for governor might take a page from the winning playbook of Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D. In 2012, Cramer bypassed his party’s convention, which endorsed Public Service Commissioner Brian...
January 15, 2016 - 6:51pm
January 12, 2016
Other views: NDSU’s visionary leaders got it right
FARGO -- We’ve said it before, but in the bright light of the North Dakota State University Bison football team’s fifth (count ’em, five!) consecutive Division I Football Championship Subdivision national title, it’s worth repeating. The history-making evolution of Bison...
January 12, 2016 - 7:51pm
December 22, 2015
Other Views: Red River Valley nuclear power plant idea deserves study
GRAND FORKS — Now that Duane Sand is not running for office, maybe North Dakotans will start listening to him. Let’s hope so. Because Sand’s back, and he’s re-introducing a fascinating idea that’s truly “in his wheelhouse,” to use the maritime term that fits well with...
December 22, 2015 - 2:24pm
December 19, 2015
Our View: Oil export ban repeal part of long game
In what has become dark days for the U.S. oil industry and the thousands of workers it supports, Congress provided some light this week by agreeing to repeal the American crude oil export ban as part of the 2016 spending bill. President Barack Obama signed the bill late Friday. It’s...
December 19, 2015 - 6:01am
Good, Bad and Ugly: Story of Oil Patch genorosity goes viral
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Ad yields unexpected help: Last week, we wrote about the “Pay It Forward” Facebook group that is helping people around the Dickinson...
December 19, 2015 - 5:59am
December 16, 2015
Other Views: Pipelines safest option for Bakken oil
GRAND FORKS — These arguments seem to arise more than ever. A conglomeration of farmers wants to start a dairy operation in a rural county, but is met with strong opposition by neighbors concerned about noise and odor. But if not in a rural area, where? An energy company considers...
December 16, 2015 - 5:09pm
December 15, 2015
Other Views: A better way to hire educators
FARGO -- The 2017 Legislature should approve a change in North Dakota’s open meetings/open records laws that would keep private the initial list of names of applicants for college and university presidents and the University System’s chancellor. The early lists are meaningless...
December 15, 2015 - 5:49pm
December 12, 2015
Our View: Oil prices in freefall as airport declines
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Frenzel fills empty commission seat: The Dickinson City Commission turned to a trusty old hand to fill a seven-month vacancy by appointing...
December 12, 2015 - 12:00am
December 11, 2015
Other Views: North Dakota can handle oil slide
FARGO -- North Dakota is prepared to weather the collapse of oil prices and the downturn in farm commodity prices. That’s the fact-based assessment of Gov. Jack Dalrymple and his chief of staff Ron Rauschenberger, who met with The Forum’s Editorial Board on Monday. The governor,...
December 11, 2015 - 5:49pm
December 10, 2015
Other Views: Build a governor’s house with style
FARGO — The ultimate look and design of the new North Dakota governor’s residence have not been finalized, but if sentiments expressed by most members of the Capitol Grounds Planning Commission carry the day, the house will be underwhelming. Last week the commission accepted a...
December 10, 2015 - 5:39pm
December 5, 2015
Our View: Good to question need for crew camps
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Counties questioning man camps: Regulations on crew camps are beginning to be tightened throughout the Bakken and just last week the...
December 5, 2015 - 9:12am