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Expanded Heritage Center sees record visitor count
Miles away from needed help: Access to treatment a major challenge for rural mental health patients
Man gets life for shooting outside strip club
Push for more Native American culture, history in the classroom
Public students, staff can get free software
Nation & World
Forward on flaring? Regulators say state has made progress; others claim it’s not enough
Top 10 stories of 2014: No. 5 is North Dakota officials concerned with dropping crude prices
Oil in 2014: This year could go down as defining one for North Dakota energy industry
Oil prices will affect fringe areas most: Break-even mark lower in heart of Bakken
Hearing dates set for radioactive oilfield waste rules
Letter: A lot of good in North Dakota
Letter: Keeping memories alive with cheer
Jacobs: North Dakota embraced parking meter ban
Brock: Johnny Astro
Baumgarten: A tour of Christmas lights makes for a good family tradition
Adams and Braun
Craftsmen install marble at St. Wenceslaus
Sharing culture, one cookie at a time: Exchange student attends DSU through partnership between U.S. and Germany
Celebrating Christmas in Medora: Events honor veterans, reflect traditional cowboy ways
'The Sound of Music': Trinity High to present classic musical
Steven C. Wagendorf
Helen Marie Haag
Growing for the community: Stevenson family uses new funeral home as a way to give back
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Winter arrives at 4:03 p.m.
Patrick Hope: Think outside the ‘Box’
DHS students give back
Trying to tame emotions: Calm Vikings rookie Bridgewater admits being angered in Miami game
Schmaltz ready to make an impact for US
McGregor: Long hair is gone, but not forgotten
Vikings’ Smith next in line for extension
Burlington Northern Santa Fe
August 30, 2014
As rail jam persists, U.S. power plants rush to roads, rivers
U.S. coal-burning power utilities are being forced to turn to barges and more expensive trucks to move coal, desperate to shore up stockpiles left dangerously low by the widespread bottlenecks on rail networks. The shift in how coal is being delivered to some power plants from mining...
Energy / coal
August 30, 2014 - 8:04pm
August 7, 2014
Democrats talk grain train delays: Ag roundtable held in Cavalier
CAVALIER — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson and George Sinner know about the problem. They’ve heard from plenty of farmers about rail shipment delays. What’s harder to grasp is an immediate solution. Sinner and Peterson heard from farmers, retailers and bankers in Cavalier on Thursday...
news / agriculture
August 7, 2014 - 11:51pm
ND ag industry voices worries to BNSF chairman
FARGO — North Dakota farmers and agricultural processors vented their concerns about grain shipments to the head of Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway on Thursday in Fargo. BNSF executive chairman Matt Rose again reported the big capital increases the company plans to invest...
news / agriculture
August 7, 2014 - 11:38pm
July 24, 2014
Train carrying North Dakota oil derails in Seattle: No injuries or spill reported
A Burlington Northern Santa Fe train carrying crude oil derailed as it left a railyard in north Seattle on Thursday, but there were no reports of a spill or injuries, BNSF said in a statement. Four railcars came off the tracks at around 2 a.m. PDT, three of which were carrying crude...
Energy / oil
July 24, 2014 - 11:50pm
May 27, 2014
BNSF unit trains up: Single cars still slow
FARGO — Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway is reporting some improvement on delays in agricultural shipments on unit trains and mixed results on single cars. “Ag traffic for the last five weeks is the highest we’ve seen since November 2013,” said John Miller, BNSF...
news / agriculture
May 27, 2014 - 3:17pm
April 10, 2012
Proppant plant in Gladstone may be ready by 2013
GLADSTONE -- Traffic and jobs were among issues on the minds of about 30 people who waited an extra hour for a representatives from a Houston corporation to arrive to answer questions about a proppant distribution facility to be built near the city during an informational meeting...
Energy / local / news / oil
April 10, 2012 - 12:00am
November 9, 2011
Officer on a train
Dickinson Police Department Officer Corey Lee looks out a Burlington Northern Santa Fe engine window as it speeds down the tracks Tuesday in...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
November 5, 2011
No injuries in truck versus train
A train and truck collision Wednesday night left traffic on State Avenue at a standstill for more than an hour, officials said. On Wednesday, a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train had entered the crossing on State Avenue when Dickinson resident Michael Bertelsen, 63, who was driving...
November 5, 2011 - 12:00am
October 19, 2011
Delaying traffic; BNSF cause of State Avenue traffic jam in Dickinson
Tuesday morning's bumper-to-bumper traffic in west Dickinson was caused by a train and with reported delays of up to a half-hour, many people...
local / news
October 19, 2011 - 12:00am