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Fergus Falls seeks $8.9 million for demolition at former mental hospital campus
ND senator seeks to correct tax law rewarding farmers who sell to cooperatives
Democrat takes surprise win in Wis. state senate race along Minn. border that drew national attention
Planning approves downtown microbrewing
ND tourism officials unveil plans for 2018
crime and courts
nation and world
Apple pledges to spend $350 billion, bring 20,000 jobs to US within next five years
Annual cattle showcase “amazing” for small producers
Ford goes 'all in' on electric cars with $11 billion investment
The closing of 63 Sam's Club stores has big implications for small business
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
place a business brief
ND oil production moves into growth mode
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
Industry 'disappointed' by rejection of federal coal proposal
Those box-top fundraisers? Just 'junk-food marketing' to kids, experts say
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
There were over 12,000 poison control calls for people eating laundry pods last year
Instant Pot users provide tips and recipes for latest kitchen gadget
Sicilian Swordfish and Rapini a healthy, fresh and flavorful meal
Mathern, Farstveet, Kludt ink with DSU football
Class A girls basketball poll
Class A boys basketball poll
Vikings fans raise over $105,000 and counting for Saints punter Morstead's charity
Vikings corner Mackensie Alexander not worried about being picked on by Eagles
Commentary: In court arguments, State of North Dakota argues that Heitkamp’s 2012 election victory couldn’t be verified
Ted Cruz: Time to put Kim Jong Un on his heels
Commentary: Let's stop obsessing over dirty words
Analysis: Unexpected defeat in rural Wis. special election sets off GOP alarm bells
Commentary: 'Post' comes at good time for industry
Marlyn "Marli" Wicka
Virginia B. Loffelmacher
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
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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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.
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.
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.
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