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Dickinson CNA wins state Caregiver Award for going the extra mile
Fentanyl suspected in West Fargo 19-year-old's death, drug so powerful it was cleaned up with hazmat suits
Fergie to appear at ND State Fair grandstand
Livestock advocates worry about appeals court ruling on feedlot operators
#JrsRaisingAwareness for autism
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Heart River golf cruises at Bowman Invite
Sickler, Kuntz pace Titans at Charlie Denton Relays
Wall's 42 points help Wizards finish off Hawks
DHS golf in 15th place after East-West Classic first day
Jordheim, Herauf lead Midgets at Charlie Denton Relays
ERICKSON: Don't just do something
HARROP: Can we think our way past robots?
Port: Things got a little weird at the end of North Dakota’s 2017 session
Port: Former Congressman Rick Berg not ruling out 2018 campaign
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
Mary Margaret Wolf
Theodore M. Hecker
Mary Margaret Wolf
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
October 25, 2013
Elliott: Hopeful outlook in heart of the Bakken
When horizontal drilling kick started the Bakken in 2007, few of us expected the energy industry to grow so large so quickly. Similarly, we never expected the immense change to our communities in western North Dakota, changes of both tremendous challenges and incredible opportunities. Today,...
October 25, 2013 - 12:00am
Other views: ND pulls a reversal, gets younger
North Dakota has acquired a youthful swagger that still registers as a happy case of demographic whiplash for a state that not long ago was wringing its hands over the mass exodus of its young people. During much of the 1980s, 1990s and 2000s, North Dakota suffered a prolonged bout...
October 25, 2013 - 12:00am
October 24, 2013
Man injured in semi rollover near Watford City
WATFORD CITY -- A man was injured when his semi truck overturned 5 miles south of Watford City at about 8:38 a.m. Thursday. Zerihun Negari, 27, was traveling north on Highway 85 at 21st Street Northwest when he braked to avoid colliding with a vehicle in front of him that was turning...
October 24, 2013 - 10:45pm
Man killed in highway accident near Cartwright
CARTWRIGHT -- A 53-year-old man died after skidding past the stop sign and colliding with a semi truck at McKenzie County Road 16 and U.S. Highway 200 about 9 p.m. Wednesday. The Harlowton, Mont., man was headed southbound in a Geo Sedan on County Road 16 at the time of the crash,...
October 24, 2013 - 11:08am
Gasoline tumbles to near lowest since 2011
NEW YORK -- Benchmark New York gasoline futures tumbled on Wednesday to near their lowest since 2011, offering the prospect of $3 a gallon gasoline to U.S. motorists as refiners churn out a growing surplus of the fuel. U.S.
October 24, 2013 - 12:00am
October 23, 2013
U.S. oil sinks to lowest since July on inventory rise
* U.S. EIA reports big rise in U.S. crude stocks * Brent/U.S. crude spread widens to more than $13 * U.S. crude falls to lowest since July 1 * China's crude stocks also rise in September LONDON - U.S. crude fell towards $96 a barrel to its lowest since July on Wednesday, outpacing...
October 23, 2013 - 10:28am
October 22, 2013
Kodiak Oil's third-quarter average sales volumes jump 54 percent
Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp, which primarily drills for oil in North Dakota's Bakken shale formation, said on Tuesday its third-quarter average daily sales volumes rose 54 percent from the second quarter. The company reported average daily third-quarter sales volume of 35,400 barrels of...
October 22, 2013 - 9:54am
October 21, 2013
Tesoro says no date set to restart ND pipeline
NEW YORK -- Tesoro Logistics LP said on Monday it still did not have a date to restart a North Dakota oil pipeline that ruptured in September and spilled 20,600 barrels of crude onto farmland. The company said it is continuing to clean up the site of North Dakota's largest oil spill...
October 21, 2013 - 7:19pm
Butane leak in crash causes evacuation, highway shutdown east of New Town
An accident involving hazardous material shut down the intersection at North Dakota Highways 8 and 23 and led authorities to evacuate a 1-mile radius east of New Town on Friday night. Kevin Abrahamson of Minot was driving a 2005 Kenworth semi truck pulling a trailer loaded with butane...
October 21, 2013 - 9:47am
October 20, 2013
Faces of the Boom: Sweet line of products inpired by Bakken crude
WILLISTON -- Frack Jack pancake mix, Sweet Crude chokecherry syrup and Pipeline Pretzels may be popular stocking stuffers in the Oil Patch this...
October 20, 2013 - 12:00am
October 18, 2013
Tour to examine saltwater pipeline damage
A tour planned for Monday aims to draw attention to an area north of Minot where oil development is blamed for damaging the land, something organizers say could happen in the Bakken if precautions aren't taken. "My goal with this tour is to wake up our state officials," said Donny...
October 18, 2013 - 4:12pm
October 17, 2013
Man exposed to H2S in fatal oilfield accident; OSHA rep didn't visit site for nearly a week
MANNING -- Dickinson man Ryan Provancher was exposed to hydrogen sulfide in the Wednesday oilfield accident that led to his death two days later, according to a Dunn County Sheriff's Office report. The Bismarck office of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration did not dispatch...
October 17, 2013 - 1:09pm
October 16, 2013
Pipeline results came too late to stop spill
TIOGA -- An inspection of a pipeline that leaked 20,600 barrels of oil near here showed a "serious problem" but the company did not receive the...
October 16, 2013 - 12:00am
October 15, 2013
U.S. surges past Saudis to become world's top oil supplier
The United States has overtaken Saudi Arabia to become the world's biggest oil producer as the jump in output from shale plays has led to the second biggest oil boom in history, according to leading U.S. energy consultancy PIRA. U.S. output, which includes natural gas liquids and...
October 15, 2013 - 2:34pm
Tesoro to replace part of leaking ND pipeline
Tesoro Logistics LP will repair and replace a 200-foot section of the 20-year old North Dakota pipeline that leaked 20,600 barrels of Bakken oil onto farmland in late September, the company said on Tuesday. The six-inch pipeline, which runs 35 miles, was carrying oil to a rail facility...
October 15, 2013 - 12:42pm