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Public hearing shows mixed feelings towards proposed refinery
Gay couple who ordered wedding programs got pamphlets about Satan instead, lawsuit says
ND pipeline protester accused of shooting at officers set to change plea
NDSU's VP for research resigns after critical review, complaints
Northwood, ND community rallies around trucking, farm company impacted by fire
crime and courts
nation and world
California company buys Macy's space in Grand Forks, finds potential tenant
Apple pledges to spend $350 billion, bring 20,000 jobs to US within next five years
Annual cattle showcase “amazing” for small producers
Ford goes 'all in' on electric cars with $11 billion investment
The closing of 63 Sam's Club stores has big implications for small business
place a business brief
ND oil production moves into growth mode
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
Industry 'disappointed' by rejection of federal coal proposal
Those box-top fundraisers? Just 'junk-food marketing' to kids, experts say
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
There were over 12,000 poison control calls for people eating laundry pods last year
Instant Pot users provide tips and recipes for latest kitchen gadget
Sicilian Swordfish and Rapini a healthy, fresh and flavorful meal
"It's a total turnaround": Inside the remarkable reversal of fortune for the Beach boys basketball team
Ex-MVP Morneau has no regrets as he retires for front-office role with Twins
Less than month after starting in bowl game, Washington State QB commits suicide, police say
Loons steadfast on adding players after several got away
UND hockey aims to end losing skid against Bulldogs this weekend
LETTER: Support the Davis Refinery for western North Dakota
LETTER: Contact your senators to support DACA
Commentary: In court arguments, State of North Dakota argues that Heitkamp’s 2012 election victory couldn’t be verified
Ted Cruz: Time to put Kim Jong Un on his heels
Commentary: Let's stop obsessing over dirty words
Virginia B. Loffelmacher
Twyla J. Weinschrott
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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January 1, 2018
Oil production booms as new year begins
U.S. crude oil production is flirting with record highs heading into the new year, thanks to the technological nimbleness of shale oil drillers...
January 1, 2018 - 2:21pm
December 31, 2017
'Smothered' and 'shoved aside' in rural America
BUCKEYE, Iowa - "Come on! Come on! Go girls!" Annette Sweeney was on horseback, hollering at her chocolate-colored cows on a perfect Iowa morning,...
December 31, 2017 - 9:30am
December 29, 2017
New houses triple in 2017 as economy grows
Construction of single family homes in Dickinson tripled in 2017. Through October, 56 new houses were constructed. In 2016, through October, only 18 houses were built. "We're about three times the amount," City Administrator Shawn Kessel said. "If you look at our total from one year...
December 29, 2017 - 6:17pm
December 26, 2017
Retailers see biggest increase in holiday sales since 2011, report says
Consumer confidence, robust online shopping activity and a slew of procrastinators helped boost holiday retail sales this year to record-setting...
December 26, 2017 - 4:37pm
November 28, 2017
NAFTA's ugly reality: U.S.-Mexico wage gap is actually widening
What's the opposite of a growth miracle? Whatever the term, it applies in spades to Mexico in the NAFTA era. Poor countries are expected to grow...
November 28, 2017 - 1:44pm
November 22, 2017
37 of 38 economists said the GOP tax plans would grow the debt. The 38th misread the question.
An overwhelming majority of academic economists say in a new survey that the Republican tax proposals would cause America's debt to grow by one critical measure. Thirty-seven of 38 experts surveyed by the University of Chicago's Initiative on Global Markets agreed that the GOP tax...
November 22, 2017 - 10:31am
February 23, 2016
NDDOT closing five rest areas to help offset $69.2M shortfall
BISMARCK – North Dakota Department of Transportation Director Grant Levi outlined steps the agency will take to offset a $69.2 million revenue shortfall on Tuesday, including shuttering five of the state’s 28 rest areas, holding 20 jobs open and cutting back on temporary employees....
February 23, 2016 - 3:10pm
February 22, 2016
Veterans of 1980s oil glut say this price slump, too, will last
When Sheikh Ali Khalifa al-Sabah of Kuwait thinks about today's plunging oil prices, his mind drifts back to the mid-1980s, when he was forced to sell some of his country's crude for as little as $5 a barrel.
February 22, 2016 - 12:18pm
State revenues align with new forecast in January
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s tax revenues in January continued to fall far short of expectations from a year ago, but the state’s budget director was pleased to see they were in line with a revised revenue forecast released Feb. 1. The state collected about $160.3 million in tax...
February 22, 2016 - 12:15pm
February 21, 2016
Despite N.D. budget cuts, some don't expect repeat of 1980s
BISMARCK -- Falling commodity prices and state budget cuts may be prompting some North Dakotans to fear a case of deja vu is coming on. In some ways, the economic slowdown the state is now experiencing mirrors what it went through in the 1980s. That era saw oil prices and farm incomes...
February 21, 2016 - 6:17am
February 12, 2016
Heitkamp addresses commodity prices at Senate committee
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., addressed Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen over the effects of low commodity prices Thursday during the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs. The issue is one that has affected North Dakota significantly, where...
February 12, 2016 - 7:47pm
February 9, 2016
Obama proposes $4.1 trillion spending plan in final White House budget
WASHINGTON -- U.S. President Barack Obama proposed a $4.1 trillion spending plan for fiscal year 2017 on Tuesday in a final White House budget...
February 9, 2016 - 4:52pm
February 5, 2016
Dickinson Marriott hotel to open Tuesday, Management not deterred by slowdown
Travelers in Dickinson will soon have a new place to temporarily call home. The 90-room TownePlace Suites, the first Marriott hotel built in...
February 5, 2016 - 9:47pm
January 20, 2016
ND tax revenues $63 million below forecast in December
BISMARCK – North Dakota suffered its worst revenue shortfall of the current biennium so far in December, with tax revenues arriving more than $63 million below forecast and further darkening the state’s budget picture as an advisory group prepares to meet Friday to discuss a new...
January 20, 2016 - 6:10pm
State of the City outlines adversity, opportunity: City leaders discuss short-term adjustment period in face of long-term gains
Three Dickinson city leaders and state Department of Mineral Resources Director Lynn Helms spotlighted the volatility of life in the Bakken Tuesday...
January 20, 2016 - 2:59pm