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Two-a-days: North Dakota legislators sprint toward mid-session break
MCFEELY: Legendary coach needs all of his competitiveness after car crash
ND House: Nonlethal drone weapons stay legal for law enforcement
Man sentenced in crash that killed 83-year-old ND rancher
Soon, some will get through Twin Cities airport security with a fingerprint or iris scan
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
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Port: House votes to restrict civil asset forfeiture despite opposition from law enforcement
Port: Anger and insults in the ND House, casino suffers and wind industry targeted
Port: House votes to allow non-lethal weapons on drones after heated debate
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Father Sebastian Schmidt, OSB
Louis "Louie" Brezden
Marcus and Elva Bakke
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
November 10, 2016
Oil slips as focus shifts from Trump to crude glut, OPEC
NEW YORK—Oil prices settled more than 1 percent lower on Thursday, Nov. 10, as markets recovered from shock over U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's victory and focused on oversupply concerns, as well as whether OPEC will decide later this month to cut production. Most markets...
News/Nation and World
November 10, 2016 - 4:14pm
August 17, 2016
Saudi signals it may hit new oil output record ahead of freeze talks
MOSCOW/DUBAI—Saudi Arabia is sending signals that it could boost its crude oil supplies in August to a new record level, overtaking Russia,...
News/Nation and World
August 17, 2016 - 2:14pm
June 21, 2016
Dakota Access Pipeline to bore beneath tribal grounds in Iowa
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Work on the Bakken crude oil pipeline in northwestern Iowa tribal lands can proceed — as long as the work takes place underground. An amendment made Friday to the Dakota Access pipeline’s Sovereign Lands Construction Permit allows work to proceed on that...
June 21, 2016 - 3:30pm
June 1, 2016
Oil down, declines cut by report OPEC mulling output cap
NEW YORK -- Oil settled down on Wednesday on technical resistance at around the $50 a barrel mark, with the market retracing most earlier declines...
June 1, 2016 - 2:26pm
April 12, 2016
Group of landowners sues over Bakken pipeline
DES MOINES, Iowa -- A group of landowners in the path of an interstate crude oil pipeline is suing Iowa regulators, contending eminent domain shouldn’t have been allowed because the developer doesn’t qualify as a utility. Bill Hanigan of the Davis Brown Law Firm filed the lawsuit...
April 12, 2016 - 9:54pm
April 4, 2016
Oil falls on growing doubts producers will freeze output
NEW YORK -- Oil prices fell on Monday, with Brent touching one-month lows as investors doubted that producers will freeze output to rein in a worldwide glut. U.S. crude prices briefly bounced off session lows after an outage on a major pipeline raised concerns about delivery to the...
April 4, 2016 - 12:26pm
March 7, 2016
Oil prices climb as stocks rise
NEW YORK -- Oil prices jumped on Monday as optimism rose that major producers might reach a price support deal, helping U.S. stocks to notch a fifth straight session of gains. Brent hit its highest level since December, climbing $2.12, or 5.5 percent, to settle at $40.84 a barrel,...
March 7, 2016 - 5:54pm
March 2, 2016
Bank of ND could lose $500M in assets to economic downturn
BISMARCK – The Bank of North Dakota expects to lose $400 million to $500 million in assets during the current economic downturn, but President Eric Hardmeyer said the state-owned bank will remain on solid footing and proceed with construction of a $17 million financial services...
March 2, 2016 - 4:09pm
January 6, 2016
Oil dives below $35, lowest in 11 years, as U.S. supply swells
NEW YORK - Crude oil prices plunged 6 percent on Wednesday, diving below $35 per barrel for the first time since 2004 as data showing a shockingly...
January 6, 2016 - 3:39pm
December 22, 2015
Oil prices bounce off 11-year lows, bearish outlook caps gains
NEW YORK -- Brent crude touched an 11-year low on Tuesday, rebounding slightly after settlement, as a bearish outlook for 2016 and weaker profits for refining oil products kept a lid on gains. Brent crude for February delivery settled at $36.11 a barrel, after earlier dipping to $35.98,...
December 22, 2015 - 5:03pm
Wall Street gains as battered U.S. oil prices stabilize
NEW YORK -- Wall Street climbed on Tuesday, buoyed by energy shares as sliding oil prices stabilized and by fairly healthy data on U.S. economic growth, while the dollar fell for a third consecutive session. U.S. crude prices settled up 0.9 percent to $36.14 a barrel. Brent
December 22, 2015 - 2:30pm
December 12, 2015
U.S. oil export ban 'very likely' to be lifted in spending bill
WASHINGTON -- The 40-year-old ban on most U.S. crude oil exports will "very likely" be lifted in the government spending bill, and talks on the...
December 12, 2015 - 4:57pm
October 14, 2015
Federal overreach more daunting than low oil prices, industry leader says
BISMARCK – A slew of overreaching federal regulations poses a bigger threat to oil and gas development in North Dakota than slumping crude...
October 14, 2015 - 6:02pm
October 12, 2015
Oil slides after big gains last week
NEW YORK -- Oil prices tumbled on Monday, settling 5 percent lower as traders took profits after last week's surge to an 11-week high, and on a report that OPEC continued to boost crude production despite a persistent glut. Both Brent and U.S. crude futures posted the biggest...
October 12, 2015 - 4:50pm
September 25, 2015
Baker Hughes: U.S. oil drillers cut rigs for 4th week on weak crude
U.S. energy firms cut oil rigs for a fourth week in a row this week, data showed on Friday, a sign the continued weak prices were causing energy firms to reduce drilling plans. Drillers removed four oil rigs in the week ended Sept. 25, bringing the total rig count down to 640,...
September 25, 2015 - 3:10pm