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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
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Plan remains to alternate between Grand Forks and Fargo for state hockey
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More than a decade caring for the public
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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
July 3, 2014
Adams Co. says yes to wind farm
HETTINGER — Adams County commissioners unanimously approved permits for the new layout of a $350 million wind farm near Hettinger. Pending approval from the state’s Public Service Commission, wind farm construction in Duck Creek and Holt townships will proceed as planned later...
July 3, 2014 - 11:46pm
June 21, 2014
Where does the wind go: Adams Co. turbines may need more land
HETTINGER — “Wild is the wind,” jazz artist Nina Simone sang. Indeed, building infrastructure around free-flowing wind for its energy...
June 21, 2014 - 11:38pm
May 25, 2014
Flood advisory issued for Adams, Grant and Hettinger counties
Three southwest North Dakota countries are in a flood advisory, according to the National Weather Service. Meteorologists in Bismarck issued the advisory for Adams, Grant and Hettinger counties Saturday afternoon. Radar indicated that heavy rain -- estimated at 2 to 4 inches --...
May 25, 2014 - 1:04pm
May 6, 2014
Sander trial rescheduled for July 23
The felony jury trial for for Trinity High School’s former principal has been rescheduled for July 23. Thomas Sander, who is charged with arson and endangerment, is set to have a pre-trial conference July 1 at the Stark County Courthouse. The trial was originally set for...
May 6, 2014 - 5:13pm
April 10, 2014
Highway 22 open Hettinger-Adams county line after morning accident
NEW ENGLAND -- A semi truck driver was injured after an early Thursday morning rollover on Highway 22 near the Hettinger-Adams county line about 18 miles south of New England, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Brian Pruiett, 34, was traveling north in a 2001 Western...
April 10, 2014 - 1:06pm
March 16, 2014
Mirror Lake offers recreational plenty of opportunities
HETTINGER — Following a tough winter — which began in the Adams County and North Dakota-South Dakota border areas by a massive blizzard last October — spring is in the air in this small border town. One sure sign of spring is the melting ice on Mirror Lake, which sits just...
March 16, 2014 - 3:59pm
March 2, 2014
Southwest ND wind development grows: Hettinger wind farm to boost MDU’s wind energy portfolio
Anyone who’s spent a day in North Dakota knows it’s windy here, which is why energy companies are investing in wind farms throughout the...
March 2, 2014 - 1:47am
October 31, 2013
Federal disaster declared in wake of ND snowstorm
BISMARCK — The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved Gov. Jack Dalrymple's request for a federal disaster declaration in the wake of a fall snowstorm that hit southwestern and south central North Dakota. The declaration paves the way for federal aid to help rural...
October 31, 2013 - 1:29pm
October 29, 2013
MDU to buy power from Adams County wind farm
BISMARCK — Bismarck-based Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. has signed an agreement to buy electricity from a wind farm being built near Hettinger in southwestern North Dakota. The division of MDU Resources Group Inc. says it has signed a 25-year deal to buy power from Thunder Spirit...
October 29, 2013 - 10:24am
October 15, 2013
Slope Electric crews continue to restore power near ND-SD border
Power is still out for some southwest North Dakota residents along the South Dakota border and Slope Electric crews are still working to restore their services, according to a release. Crews from the electric cooperative are continuing to work in the Cedar Butte and Haynes areas...
October 15, 2013 - 10:57am
October 8, 2013
Determining losses: Cattle become casualties of snowstorm
Last week's massive snowstorm along the North Dakota-South Dakota border turned deadly for a large, yet still unknown number of cattle, according...
October 8, 2013 - 12:00am
September 10, 2013
Adams County Board approves controversial wind farm proposal
HETTINGER -- Despite strong opinions for and against the project, both the Adams County Planning and Zoning Board and the Adams County Commission voted Monday to approve a proposed wind farm in Duck Creek and Holt townships. The Planning and Zoning Board approved the controversial...
September 10, 2013 - 12:00am
July 30, 2013
Adams Co. residents sound off on proposed wind farm
HETTINGER -- A proposed new wind farm in the Adams County townships of Duck Creek and Holt had both proponents and opponents voicing concerns Monday at a public hearing in front of the county's Planning and Zoning Commission. The purpose for the hearing at the Adams County Courthouse...
July 30, 2013 - 12:00am
June 14, 2013
Hettinger 10-year-old struck by minivan dies
A child who was struck by a car while riding his bicycle in Hettinger has died. The boy was identified to The Press by his grandparents as 10-year-old Dylan Jahner.
June 14, 2013 - 11:13am