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Search continues : 5 DSU presidential candidates advance to in-person interviews
Student Senate supports UND/North Dakota as name option
Alleged assault on gay man at UND frat
Police Blotter : Guns taken from residence
Lawmakers strongly deny police report of ‘making out’
crime and courts
nation and world
Big Rail's little cousins find boon in U.S. oil-by-rail bust
Dakota Resource Council questions timing on radioactive waste meeting
Dunn County oil well blowout taints Badlands, but damage limited
Reaction split on proposed natural gas flaring change
Oil soars over 10 percent, biggest gain in 6 years
Patrick Hope: Die for me
Whats with all the retro '70s stuff this fall?
Outsmarting germs: How to protect kids from health threats
Peru trip offers chance to serve: Local volunteers build soccer field for shanty town
'Scoria Roads,' a memoir of living in 20 houses in 21 years
Minnesota Twins secure win despite late White Sox surge
NDSU furthers football funding with recruiting position
Schnepf: NDSU Bison football should not move to FBS
Bismarck Legacy volleyball beats Dickinson Midgets in home opener
Holten: Weakness might be your biggest strength
Letter: Having more people trained in CPR saves lives
Letter: Planned Parenthood videos are a fraudulent ploy
Other Views: The challenge for all fans: What’s best for UND?
Stults: Hollywood has romance all wrong
Linda M. (Neer) Rude
Kenneth A. Kordonowy
North Dakota Lt. Gov. Drew Wrigley admits affair, still mulling run for governor
Burlington Northern Santa Fe
March 7, 2015
Fire crews battling crude-train blaze after derailment
GALENA, Ill. — Firefighters were still working on Saturday to extinguish several blazes that erupted when a Burlington Northern Santa Fe LLC train loaded with crude oil derailed two days ago in a rural area of northwestern Illinois, a local official said. The incident marked the...
Energy / Bakken
March 7, 2015 - 9:01pm
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...
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...
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