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ND Supreme Court to hear arguments in next DAPL appeals
ND Industrial Commission falls 8 months behind on meeting minutes
Fostering hope and healing: Local couple shares journey to becoming a forever family
A passion for teaching: Cornell finishes 42 years in education
Dickinson man finishes the Boston Marathon through rain, cold
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39% of rural Americans lack access to rural broadband
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
Farm bill delays, ethanol waivers worry SD Sen. Rounds
Sanford to detail its extensive medical research at Vatican conference
Cass County project would be North Dakota's first major solar array
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
Americans waste about a quarter of the food they buy, and the environmental consequences are staggering
Despite faith fall, Good News still very good
The seed varieties you should plant this spring
New living arrangements could keep family close
Reader shares handy amaryllis tips
Twins' Morrison on ailing former teammate Farquhar: 'An awesome human being'
Ortiz helps Blue Hawks softball go 3-for-4 versus Trojans
Landry wins in San Antonio for first PGA Tour title
Wolves saving best defending for playoffs
Brian Murphy: Timberwolves give fans hope by bouncing the bully
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Commentary: The politics of North Dakota's big bad budget bind
Time to respond to reader feedback
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Marie L. Kaiser
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A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
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