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2 billionaires, 2 weeks: Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates makes stop in Fargo
Donald Trump's not-so-great sketch of the Manhattan skyline is going to auction
More than margaritas: National Tequila Day stirs up new recipes
Swedish train named Trainy McTrainface in tribute to Boaty McBoatface
Truck driver charged in Texas in suspected smuggling case that led to 10 deaths
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
Twins officially acquire LHP Garcia from Braves
Vikings place RB Murray on PUP list
Kahne records first NASCAR Cup Series win since 2014
Latavius Murray, Dalvin Cook vie to replace Adrian Peterson at RB
Kim wins Marathon Classic by four shots
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Port: Over 94 percent of Heidi Heitkamp’s second quarter fundraising came from outside ND
Column: Drought, an old foe, returns in strength
Veeder: This rugged, imperfect place
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Robert Leroy Lowenstein
Stanley Orin Oberg
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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American Petroleum Institute
May 13, 2015
Oil companies challenge new crude train safety rules
The oil industry is challenging new federal oil train safety rules. The American Petroleum Institute has asked the U.S. Court of Appeals to block some rules that recently were unveiled by Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx. The filing was no surprise because the trade group...
May 13, 2015 - 2:41pm
October 27, 2014
ND Tourism to seek changes after sportsmen caught up in campaign ad
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s Tourism Division director said Monday she plans to seek changes to prevent political campaigns from using the agency’s stock footage, after four sportsmen who took part in a tourism video wound up in a campaign ad promoting a controversial...
October 27, 2014 - 10:55pm
October 23, 2014
Measure 5 backers file complaint over ads by oil industry group: Campaigns on conservation issue continue to pick at each other’s ads
BISMARCK – Backers of a North Dakota ballot measure that would create a conservation fund with oil tax revenue complained Thursday that the American Petroleum Institute’s campaign ads against the measure violate state law. Steve Adair, chairman of the measure’s sponsoring...
October 23, 2014 - 6:15pm
October 11, 2014
Letter: API diminishes what Measure 5 would accomplish
The American Petroleum Institute is sponsoring their own website, www.noon5.org, to smear North Dakota’s new conservation initiative, the Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks Amendment. API is a big-time, Washington, D.C., lobbying group for big oil. So far, they have dumped more than...
October 11, 2014 - 9:20pm
July 15, 2014
Trade group: Oil train sector has work to settle safety concerns
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. refining industry has not agreed to a deal reached by oil producers and railroads on improving the safety of oil tank cars, it said on Tuesday, suggesting a key piece of anticipated reforms remains unsettled. On Monday, several industry sources said the...
July 15, 2014 - 5:20pm
May 29, 2014
Study: Lifting export ban would bring diverse benefits: API-commissioned investigation predicts nationwide job growth
A study commissioned by a national energy lobbying group found every state — not just oil-producing ones like North Dakota — would benefit economically if the United States lifted its crude oil export ban, officials said. “When it comes to crude oil, the rewards of free trade...
May 29, 2014 - 11:35pm
April 21, 2014
OSHA calls for silica limit: Proposed silica limit would hurt fracking industry, group says
A proposed lower limit of silica exposure from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration would drastically affect the hydraulic fracturing,...
April 21, 2014 - 12:36pm
April 3, 2014
Oil industry, U.S. regulators mulling new testing standards
WASHINGTON -- U.S. transportation officials and leaders of the oil industry are mulling whether standards for testing crude must be updated in light of several oil-by-rail mishaps. The American Petroleum Institute, the leading voice for the sector, has convened industry experts...
April 3, 2014 - 10:24am
April 1, 2014
Not sharing: Regulator: Oil industry balks at sharing crucial rail data
WASHINGTON — The U.S. oil industry has failed to share important data on oil-by-rail shipments that may help regulators prevent future accidents,...
April 1, 2014 - 11:26pm
December 5, 2013
Geologist’s film projects vision of nation’s energy switch
WILLISTON – Scott Tinker holds a lot of titles as state geologist for Texas and director of an academic oil and gas research program. But...
December 5, 2013 - 9:52pm
November 29, 2013
Finalists named for oil achievement, innovation awards
WILLISTON — Innovations and achievements in North Dakota’s oil industry will be recognized next week during a banquet in Williston. The Williston Basin chapter of the American Petroleum Institute has named 10 finalists for its second annual achievement awards. Ken Callahan,...
November 29, 2013 - 3:10pm
Keeping fingers warm
Press Photo by Linda Sailer American Petroleum Institute Dickinson Chapter treasurer Russ Schank helps Nova Morton try on a new pair of gloves...
October 29, 2013 - 4:35pm