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Man arrested trying to scale White House barrier
Dam releases to counter rising Missouri River
Trump says he's directing Pentagon to create a new 'space force'
Trump tariffs are buzzkill for U.S. beer giant as costs jump
Supreme Court sidesteps decision on partisan gerrymandering in rulings on Wisconsin, Maryland cases
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Barley: Crop faring well, but prices, exports are worrisome
When it comes to tipping for service, millennials are cheapest
New ND extension director a good fit
Bin, machinery makers hit by steel tariff hikes
Spink Colony in SD works to double milk returns by making cheese
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Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Wind developer's payment to Ducks Unlimited raises questions
Efforts to reduce wind energy impact to wildlife prompts controversy
China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
Rancher of the Year: Roughrider Commission honors Brad Gjermundson
Free pool event set in Dickinson
Stern homestead offers walking tours
Summer activity for kids: learn to sew with a free pattern
Family band coming from Florida for concert
Barry Trotz steps down as head coach of Washington Capitals despite Stanley Cup win
Athletes disqualified from ND state track meet want to make sure other competitors don't suffer same fate
PGA, 3M announce seven-year deal for Twin Cities tour event
High-class leaderboard spares USGA's blushes at U.S. Open
Vikings to honor late coach Green
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
Laura Bush: Separating children from their parents at the border 'breaks my heart'
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
Commentary: The world needs fathers who do not fear failure
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ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
New weightlifting studio sees early success
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Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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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.
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.
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.
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