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Trump reportedly joked that Pence wants to see gay people 'hang,' mocked his religious beliefs
U.S. attorney Myers to join in major announcement about fighting fentanyls
Man charged in weekend attack on Bismarck police officer
Scottish police sends 'Hogwarts Express' to rescue stranded family
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T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
Oil rises above $50 as supply glut shows signs of wearing down
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
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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
Camo for a cause: A benefit for veterans
Celebrating German culture; St. Joseph's to serve German dinner
Artist prepares for upcoming show
UCI to honor Martha Namyniuk
Connecting people with services
Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino fired amid corruption probe
NFL seeks compromise solution to anthem protests
Vikings QB Bridgewater cleared to practice
Turner walks off as Dodgers take 2-0 NLCS lead
VIKINGS NOTEBOOK: Griffen's sack streak stays alive
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
PORT: 'Completely perverse' wind energy subsidies aren't reducing emissions
FIELDING QUESTIONS: Shrub with berries identified as nuisance species
More on winning the war on weeds
Baha'i community celebrating 200 years since founder's birth
Nancy Carol Kostelecky
Robert Dean Waldal
Warren A. Just
William F. Truchan
Donald & Angela
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
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Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
October 13, 2017
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
As chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, one of the congressional committees investigating Russian interference in last year's election,...
October 13, 2017 - 10:20am
September 29, 2017
Trump told Iowa he'd save ethanol. His EPA chief has other ideas
As he sought votes during last year's Iowa caucuses, candidate Donald Trump courted farmers with praise for ethanol and promises that he would...
September 29, 2017 - 7:06am
September 10, 2017
EPA: Thumbs-up to 'energy beet' idea
WEST FARGO, N.D. — The Environmental Protection Agency predicted it might take six months to do an initial evaluation of "energy beets"...
September 10, 2017 - 2:48pm
August 6, 2017
Biofuel fraudster faces 2 to 22 years
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — It will likely be November before an Iowa biofuels promoter is sentenced after ultimately pleading guilty to federal fraud charges of wire fraud and aggravated identity theft.
August 6, 2017 - 2:46pm
July 5, 2017
U.S. is said to favor Midwest corn farmers in biofuels quota
The Trump administration will propose a requirement that refiners use 15 billion gallons of conventional renewable fuels in 2018, while lowering targets for advanced alternatives that oil refiners have described as unattainable, according to people familiar with the decision.
July 5, 2017 - 1:52pm
May 12, 2017
Biofuels promoter to remain jailed until federal trial, judge orders
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — A federal judge in Iowa has refused to allow a biofuels promoter out of jail before his trial on fraud charges, saying...
May 12, 2017 - 7:23am
March 16, 2016
Jerke: Despite Big Oil’s efforts, biofuels are moving U.S. forward
JANESVILLE, Minn. -- American-made ethanol is a clean-burning, environmentally friendly biofuel that represents an exciting step forward from...
March 16, 2016 - 9:48pm
February 9, 2016
Biofuel investment heads accused of tax fraud: Iowans had strong ties to N.D.'s Red River Valley
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Two men with strong connections to the Red River Valley, who headed companies seeking biofuels investors and sold tax credits...
February 9, 2016 - 2:00am
November 30, 2015
Ethanol supporters wanted higher Renewable Fuel Standards mandates
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Biofuel supporters say the newly released and long-awaited Renewable Fuel Standards mandates, though a step in the right direction, are too low. The Environmental Protection Agency on Monday set the ethanol requirement for next year at 14.5 billion gallons, more...
November 30, 2015 - 5:07pm
EPA finalizes 2016 renewables target at 18.1 billion gallons
NEW YORK -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency wants energy companies to blend 18.1 billion gallons of biofuels into the nation's fuel supply next year, more than in a proposal laid out in May, it said in announcing final rules on renewables use for 2014-16 on Monday. The EPA's...
November 30, 2015 - 3:15pm
February 25, 2015
ADM cuts biodiesel output as industry hit by weak margins
NEW YORK — Archer Daniels Midland, one of the world’s top biofuels producers, has slowed North American biodiesel output, the latest sign the industry is battling uncertainty over U.S. renewable fuel policy while the oil rout curbs demand. The Chicago-based agri business has...
February 25, 2015 - 10:19pm
November 6, 2014
Biofuels industry waits for EPA’s final ruling on mandated use
GRAND FORKS — An upcoming government ruling on biofuels mandates is important to the industry’s future, said David Ripplinger, a biofuels economist. The much-anticipated decision from the Environmental Protection Agency will be a “really big deal for what’s going to go on...
November 6, 2014 - 10:04pm
November 15, 2013
In win for Big Oil, US proposes biofuel mandate cut
Reuters WASHINGTON — The Obama administration proposed on Friday slashing federal requirements for U.S. biofuel use in 2014, bowing to pressure from the petroleum industry and attempting to prevent a projected fuel crunch next year. The move was seen as a clear win for oil...
November 15, 2013 - 7:51pm