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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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
NFL sideline reporter Andrews beat cancer during season
Kerr on NBA players' All-Star voting: 'There were 50 guys on there that had no business getting votes'
Steelers' Roethlisberger unsure of future, considering retirement
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Dickinson State softball picked 1st, baseball 4th in NSAA poll
Port: Self defense legislation would legalize what most of us would consider murder
Jacobs: ND higher ed in the crosshairs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
Live at 1 p.m.: Funeral for fallen Rolette County Deputy Colt Allery
August 21, 2014
‘These people had us chasing phantoms:’ Couple in dispute with agency over crop damage caused by pesticide sprayer
MOORETON — Don and Cathy Heitkamp believe they’ve been battling a “phantom sprayer” in their quest to get to the bottom of a pesticide...
August 21, 2014 - 4:25pm
August 6, 2014
Letter: Goehring’s comments confusing, ironic
It was interesting to read Doug Goehring’s recent letter to the editor that attacked Ryan Taylor for his pledge to protect landowners, as well as attacking Taylor for being “folksy,” as if that is a bad thing. Forgetting for a moment that last point — because the irony is...
August 6, 2014 - 12:00am
August 5, 2014
Goehring names Theurer agricultural emergency manager
BISMARCK -- Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring appointed Kent Theurer as the North Dakota Department of Agriculture’s emergency manager on Tuesday. A Dickinson native, Theurer graduated from North Dakota State University with a degree in emergency management. For the past...
August 5, 2014 - 3:29pm
July 31, 2014
Letter: Goehring, not Taylor is the one full of soundbites
Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring’s recent letter “Soundbite vs. smart regulation” is ironically nothing more than a bunch of soundbites. I live in the beautiful White Earth Valley in western North Dakota in the heart of the Bakken, and as a result of the boom, our ranch...
July 31, 2014 - 6:06pm
July 22, 2014
Race for North Dakota’s agriculture commissioner is all about oil
TOWNER — North Dakota’s biggest oil producers have picked a side and put money into an obscure election for the state’s agriculture commissioner, hoping to ward off a rising Democratic challenger who could limit development of new wells and pipelines. With a Legislature that...
July 22, 2014 - 4:55pm
July 21, 2014
Goehring: Soundbite versus smart regulation
Often what sounds good is often anything but easy. Such is the case of Ryan Taylor’s recent column. His folksy, ah-shucks language may sound appealing and his solutions easy, but the realities of regulating our state’s two largest industries are seldom so simple. Take for example,...
July 21, 2014 - 11:18pm
July 14, 2014
Stenehjem says N.D. Industrial Commission violated open records law with records delay
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Industrial Commission violated the state’s open records laws by taking almost two months to fulfill a request for thousands of pages of meeting minutes, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem -- who sits on the commission -- said in an opinion issued Monday....
July 14, 2014 - 4:59pm
July 10, 2014
North Dakota growers asked to produce 250,000 pounds of food to fight hunger
FARGO — The state’s agriculture commissioner challenged gardeners across North Dakota on Tuesday to grow 250,000 pounds of produce for those in need. Doug Goehring said he wants the Hunger Free ND Garden Project, now in its fifth season, to surpass previous donation records and...
July 10, 2014 - 10:15pm
June 14, 2014
Oil is king: Crude, gas industry surpasses agriculture as North Dakota’s top economic driver
FARGO — Activities associated with oil and gas extraction have knocked the agricultural sector from its pedestal topping North Dakota’s economy. That,...
June 14, 2014 - 10:23pm
June 3, 2014
Farm groups warn of EPA overreach in proposed water rule
BISMARCK — North Dakota farm leaders called on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday to withdraw a proposed rule to clarify the Clean Water Act or at least extend the public comment period, warning the rule could have deep impacts on farmers and ranchers. “I am...
June 3, 2014 - 11:34pm
May 30, 2014
‘Drowning in paperwork:' Ranchers complain to Forest Service about regulations, understaffing
U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell apologized on Friday for last year’s Pautre Fire, and pledged to expedite the claims process for ranchers...
May 30, 2014 - 11:33pm
May 9, 2014
Taylor raises $90K for ag commissioner race: Goehring trails cattle rancher in campaign funds
BISMARCK — In the race for North Dakota agriculture commissioner, Democrat Ryan Taylor collected more than $90,000 in campaign contributions after entering the race in March but was still outraised by Republican incumbent Doug Goehring during the first four months of 2014. Candidates...
May 9, 2014 - 6:03pm
May 1, 2014
Candidates for U.S. House, state ag commissioner races debate for first time
BISMARCK — North Dakota candidates for Congress and state agriculture commissioner squared off in the first statewide debates of the election year Thursday night in Bismarck. Ryan Taylor, a cattle rancher and former state senator from Towner whose 2012 gubernatorial bid fell short,...
May 1, 2014 - 11:39pm
April 21, 2014
North Dakota Farm Bureau looks to next step: Missling: Group has lost, gained members after ag commissioner challenge
BISMARCK — North Dakota Farm Bureau leaders are mulling their next move after their divisive decision to back a challenger who ultimately failed to topple Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring for the Republican endorsement. “There’s been a fair amount of discussion one way...
April 21, 2014 - 12:30pm
April 6, 2014
Ag commissioner Goehring survives GOP endorsement challenge
MINOT -– North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring survived a hard-fought challenge from Warwick nurse and rancher Judy Estenson...
April 6, 2014 - 9:45pm