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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
Bureau of Land Management
April 4, 2014
BLM Dakota’s Resource Advisory Council to meet Wednesday in Bowman
The Bureau of Land Management Dakotas Resource Advisory Council will meet at 9 a.m. Wednesday, April 16 at the Bowman city office building with a public comment period to follow from 11 a.m. to noon. People interested in making oral presentations or filing written statements for...
April 4, 2014 - 10:41pm
March 2, 2014
BLM: taking the heat while making history: Drilling permits take up a lot of time for undersized Dickinson office
A small staff at Dickinson’s Bureau of Land Management office handles applications for permit to drill (APDs) from big-time operators interested...
March 2, 2014 - 1:41am
February 28, 2014
Oil industry funds additional staff at local BLM office
The Bureau of Land Management’s North Dakota field office is inundated with permit applications for drilling on federal lands. The agency...
February 28, 2014 - 8:01pm
January 31, 2014
5 appointed to Dakotas Resource Advisory Council
Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell has appointed five new members to the citizen-based Dakotas Resource Advisory Council, which advises the Bureau of Land Management on public land issues in North and South Dakota. The BLM, among other duties, considers applications for drilling...
January 31, 2014 - 7:04pm
BLM sells land for record-high per-acre price
The Bureau of Land Management Montana/Dakota office sold land for a record-high $34,000-per-acre bid at an auction Tuesday. Williston-based Diamond Resources Co. submitted the bid for a 53-acre parcel in Mountrail County. Diamond Resources also submitted the highest single-parcel...
January 31, 2014 - 7:02pm
December 20, 2013
Oil, gas permit streamlining bill heads for Obama’s desk
WASHINGTON, D.C. — A bill that will streamline permitting for drilling on federal lands is headed for President Barack Obama’s desk, and congressional sponsors say the White House supports it. Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., introduced the bill in the House, and Sens. Heidi Heitkamp,...
December 20, 2013 - 7:49pm
November 25, 2013
North Dakota leads region in federal oil, gas leases
BISMARCK — Developers have bought the oil and gas rights to about three-fourths of the available federal land in western North Dakota, pushing prices to record levels despite industry complaints that the federal permitting process is still too onerous to immediately develop the...
November 25, 2013 - 2:51pm
November 8, 2013
Cramer visits Dickinson BLM office
North Dakota Rep. Kevin Cramer stopped by the Bureau of Land Management’s North Dakota field office in Dickinson as part of a trip around western North Dakota on Friday. At the BLM office, Cramer had an informal discussion with about 20 employees who brought up issues like employee...
November 8, 2013 - 6:53pm
July 24, 2013
BLM issues decision on Bear Den Pipeline
The Bureau of Land Management has released a finding that there would be no significant environmental impact from the proposed Bear Den Pipeline project in western North Dakota. The agency conducted an environmental assessment of the project, which would gather crude oil from wells...
July 24, 2013 - 12:00am
June 7, 2013
BLM is seeking public comment on pipeline
The Bureau of Land Management North Dakota Field Office will accept public comments for the environmental assessment from now until July 6 regarding the proposed CenterPoint Energy Bakken Crude Services Bear Den Project. The proposed project would include the construction, operation...
June 7, 2013 - 12:00am
May 5, 2012
'Redundant' rule adds to state frack regulations
A proposed rule that will require companies to disclose chemicals used for hydraulic fracturing on public and Indian lands should give the public...
May 5, 2012 - 12:00am
April 4, 2012
Speeding up the permit process: Obama administration unveils digital process for permits decisions
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration on Tuesday unveiled new procedures to speed up drilling on public lands, an area where Republicans...
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
July 7, 2011
BLM seeks new lands for wild horses
As wild horse populations grow and available pasture locations reach capacity, the Bureau of Land Management looks to quell the herds by finding new stomping ground. The BLM is accepting bids from small businesses for long-term pasture facilities to care for and maintain 800 to...
July 7, 2011 - 12:00am
March 27, 2011
BLM study projects economic increase
A recent Bureau of Land Management study projects an increase in the economy this year.
March 27, 2011 - 12:00am