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High fire danger today
Stark County issues burn ban
Foundation may fall short of funds for Richardton nursing home
Engineer in fiery Casselton oil train crash sues railroad
Nebraska man sentenced for sexually exploiting minors
New rules take effect for Bakken crude: Will they improve safety?
North Dakota's new oil train safety checks seen missing risks
Marred by recent spill, pipeline company outlines next project
Company seeks flaring exemptions: XTO Energy wants 140 wells excused from rule
Schlumberger: Prudence the new normal for U.S. oil
Holten: The reason barns are red
Letter: E-cigs need more restrictions
Jacobs: ‘ND exceptionalism’ explains much about state
Other Views: Don’t be fooled by e-cig hype
Jolie’s message resonates with all women
Rolling Stones to play in Minneapolis on June 3
Journeying the Narrow Path
Patrick Hope: Jurassic snark
April is knocking: Gather those tax form if you have not filed
Bad bets: Compulsive gambling can snare people, devastate lives
Dorothy P. Ficek
Dorothy P. Ficek
Gerald "Jerry" Schmidt
Powers: Vikings option remain open as draft nears
Grinsteinner’s newest role: Longtime head boys basketball coach named athletic director
DHS collects 4 state qualifiers in first meet
Twins select final rotation spot
Dorn leaves a legacy in NDSU women’s athletics
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
Elevator evolution: Technology changing how elevators like Southwest Grain operate
Stark County issues burn ban
February 20, 2014
Number of ND farms down 3 percent
Number of ND farms down 3 percent FARGO — The average number of North Dakota farms is down 3 percent according to preliminary data from the 2012 Census of Agriculture. The data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service showed there were...
news / agriculture
February 20, 2014 - 11:42pm
February 15, 2014
State oil production drops in December
WILLISTON — Extreme winter weather in December prompted North Dakota oil production to decline 5.5 percent to 923,227 barrels per day, according to preliminary figures released Friday by the Department of Mineral Resources. It was the first month in about a year that North Dakota...
Energy / oil
February 15, 2014 - 12:04am
November 16, 2012
Nabors blocks OSHA investigation at downed rig
Although officials at Nabors Industries are saying nobody was injured during an accident Tuesday at rig B-15 north of Belfield, Occupational Safety and Health Administration officials want to make sure and were in the process of obtaining a warrant to do just that Thursday. As of...
news / oil
November 16, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2009
Wrigley to announce plans to step down
BISMARCK -- Drew Wrigley, North Dakota's U.S. attorney for nearly eight years and the man responsible for bringing to justice the state's most notorious killer, will announce today his plans for stepping down later this year. The announcement is at 9 a.m. in Wrigley's office. Wrigley...
April 27, 2009 - 11:20pm
April 24, 2009
Legislators toil in confrence commitees
With its 80-day deadline looming on May 6, the North Dakota Legislature has a lot to accomplish in just a few days. Over 100 bills still remain in conference committee and local legislators say it's time to buckle down and get the job done. "We've finally got really a sense of urgency...
April 24, 2009 - 11:24pm
April 17, 2009
Senate kills quiet rail bill; probably will be revived
BISMARCK -- The Senate narrowly voted down a bill late Friday that several North Dakota cities had been counting on to help them silence ear-splitting train horns. But Senate leaders predict the bill will be revived Monday because its prime sponsor, Sen. David Nething, R-Jamestown,...
April 17, 2009 - 10:50pm
April 3, 2009
House kills gay rights bill
BISMARCK -- House members on Friday argued that outlawing discrimination against gays and lesbian North Dakotans would protect behavior that can be changed and which God abhors, then soundly voted down Senate Bill 2278. The bill would have added sexual orientation and transgendered...
April 3, 2009 - 10:26pm
July 17, 2008
Sunny trip to the Land Down Under
FARGO -- One person's trash is another person's germplasm. Two federal researchers in Fargo traveled to Australia last year to collect wild sunflowers.
July 17, 2008 - 12:00am
June 11, 2008
In a squeaker, city votes down amendment to half-percent sales tax
DICKINSON - By a margin of less than 60 votes, Dickinson residents rejected Tuesday an amendment to the city's half-percent sales tax ordinance that would have given the Dickinson City Commission the ability to spend the proceeds on large-scale community projects. "What we did today...
June 11, 2008 - 12:00am
May 4, 2008
Gladstone railroad crossing to be shut down for repairs
GLADSTONE -- On Wednesday, May 7, the BNSF Railway railroad crossing that intersects the Enchanted Highway here is going to be closed for much of the day for repairs. Stark County road superintendent Al Heiser said the crossing is to be closed from about 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., while construction...
May 4, 2008 - 12:00am