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Wrong winner first announced at Oscars, but it’s ‘Moonlight' for best picture
Major shrimp growing, processing operation to begin in Minnesota
Trump to unveil health care plan details Tuesday
Father, who lost 3 children in ND fire, is in Twin Cities burn unit
Minnesota baby found safe after possible abduction
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Big Wild trade makes it look like team is going for it all
May hoping to earn spot in Twins starting rotation
Kurt Busch finally wins Daytona 500 on 17th try
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
Ted Takasaki offers walleye tips and techniques
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Veeder: Door always open to home of old friend
Port: Officers handled #NoDAPL protests with honor, dignity
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Ankar Valery Hanson
Leo G. Stockert
Maynard V. Wanner
Donna Mae Hewson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
November 10, 2016
Frequent candidate Roland Riemers in court over mistaken check
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Less than a week before he lost his election bid to a North Dakota statewide office, Roland Riemers went before the...
November 10, 2016 - 7:14pm
March 23, 2016
CHS announces $2.5 million gift to NDSU
FARGO -- CHS, the country's largest agricultural cooperative, announced a $2.5 million grant to North Dakota State University on Wednesday, March 23, to establish an endowed chair in risk management and trading. "This provides students with literally a cutting-edge education and professional...
March 23, 2016 - 5:29pm
August 12, 2015
CHS decides not to build Spiritwood fertilizer plant
SPIRITWOOD — After 35 months of planning, the CHS board of directors decided Tuesday not to build a planned nitrogen fertilizer plant at Spiritwood. Carl...
August 12, 2015 - 11:14pm
September 18, 2014
From the plant to the Patch: Propane terminal delivers Bakken fuel to region
HANNAFORD — Officials see a new propane terminal at Hannaford as a way to combat the shortages and high prices seen last year. The $6.5 million...
September 18, 2014 - 11:42pm
September 9, 2014
CHS to pay $3M a year as largest ND property taxpayer: Committee agrees on payment in lieu of taxes for 20 years
JAMESTOWN — The planned CHS nitrogen fertilizer plant at Spiritwood will become the largest property taxpayer in North Dakota upon completion even though it is receiving a 20-year tax incentive. CHS announced Friday it was moving forward with the construction of the $3 billion...
September 9, 2014 - 8:31pm
September 8, 2014
CHS officials explain fertilizer production
JAMESTOWN -- The process of creating fertilizer out of natural gas could literally be described as pulling nitrogen out of the air. CHS announced Friday that it is proceeding with construction of a $3 billion plant northeast of Jamestown that will turn natural gas from North Dakota’s...
September 8, 2014 - 10:13am
September 5, 2014
Company to use Bakken’s natural gas
North Dakota farmer-leaders say they’re happy CHS Inc. has decided to re-engage in a proposed $3 billion fertilizer project at Spiritwood. Mark Watne, president of the North Dakota Farmers Union in Jamestown, said his organization started looking at the feasibility of this kind...
September 5, 2014 - 11:52pm
CHS commits to build $3 billion fertilizer plant
JAMESTOWN — CHS announced Friday it is proceeding with the construction of a $3 billion plant that will turn natural gas from the North Dakota’s oilfields into nitrogen fertilizer for the region’s farmers. The CHS Board of Directors’ approval means construction could start...
September 5, 2014 - 10:33am
August 28, 2014
Natural gas pipeline would serve CHS fertilizer plant
JAMESTOWN — One of the largest natural gas pipelines in North Dakota in the last decade is in the planning and permitting process, according to Tim Rasmussen, spokesman for WBI Energy, a division of MDU Resources Group. Rasmussen said Wind Ridge Pipeline LLC would cost about $120...
August 28, 2014 - 9:08pm
August 7, 2014
August rains could be good for late crops: Rainfall may cause some to lay down
Early August rainfall could be a blessing for crops that were planted later than usual, area farmers and agronomists said this week. The first week of August in southwest North Dakota — typically hot and dry — was defined by heavy rains, daily showers, early-morning fog and below-normal...
August 7, 2014 - 11:40pm
April 16, 2014
Propane on track: CHS terminal to help compensate for loss of Cochin Pipeline
HANNAFORD — CHS Inc.’s new rail-fed propane terminal west of Hannaford in east-central North Dakota is coming together — an important step...
April 16, 2014 - 10:40pm
April 1, 2014
Higher cost estimates put CHS nitrogen plant on hold
JAMESTOWN — An anticipated announcement on the proposed CHS nitrogen fertilizer plant at Spiritwood was delayed by the company Tuesday. Annette Degnan, marketing communications director for CHS, said “significantly higher than expected construction and labor cost estimates”...
April 1, 2014 - 7:40pm
March 7, 2014
Growers look to future: Minn-Dak Growers, CHS pact could be good
At least one grower who contracts with Minn-Dak Growers Ltd., of Grand Forks said he’s hopeful about a new marketing agreement between the specialty crops processor and giant agricultural cooperative CHS Inc. Bill Flaget of Halliday said his family grows buckwheat and has grown...
March 7, 2014 - 5:30pm
October 5, 2013
Dakota Plains approves merger with CHS
Members of Dakota Plains Cooperative, a Valley City-based agribusiness, approved a merger last week with CHS Inc., a global wholesale company. CHS Inc., based in St. Paul, Minn., provides crop nutrients, feed and petroleum products to its customers. The company has plans to build...
October 5, 2013 - 12:00am
October 4, 2013
Dakota Plains Cooperative approves merger with CHS Inc
Members of North Dakota-based Dakota Plains Cooperative approved a merger with top U.S. farmer cooperative CHS Inc effective Jan.
October 4, 2013 - 11:41am