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Trump's election results stance deepens Republican Party rifts
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Heckaman critical of Sanford for declining lieutenant governor debate
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Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Country superstar Garth Brooks signs Amazon streaming deal
Dickinson teen to receive Eagle Scout award
Irish singers headline concert series
Auxiliary sponsors Tour of Tables
U.S. breast cancer deaths drop; rate among white women falls most
UND athletes breathing sigh of relief after Kennedy's decision
Indians blank Blue Jays to book trip to World Series
Big Sky Conference names UND guard Quinton Hooker preseason MVP
Fox Sports apologizes for putting Bradford head on Bridgewater body in graphic
The story behind the UND hockey masks
PORT: Democratic candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the Public Service Commission
Our View: Four for ND state offices
Letter: An inconvenient truth for ND Democrats
Letter: Fridrich has skills needed for City Commission
Benson: Dualism nothing new to this world
Allan Milton Wallman
Delia "Dee" Hammel
Mary Ellen Carey
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
October 1, 2015
Minnesota regulators place Sandpiper pipeline project on hold after court decision
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Minnesota regulators took the “wait and see approach” Thursday, staying its approval of an oil pipeline with potential courtroom battles looming. The state Public Utilities Commission voted to suspend its approval of a key permit needed for the Sandpiper...
October 1, 2015 - 2:06pm
Canadian synthetic and Bakken crude rise on Line 9 approval
CALGARY, Alberta -- Canadian light synthetic crude and North Dakota Bakken crude for November delivery strengthened on Thursday after Enbridge received approval from regulators to open its Line 9 crude pipeline. Line 9 will ship 300,000 barrels per day of mostly light inland...
October 1, 2015 - 11:31am
September 9, 2015
Lawsuit challenges Enbridge pipelines
MINNEAPOLIS — A lawsuit filed by environmentalist groups against the federal government is expected to have broad implications on several oil pipeline development projects in North Dakota and Minnesota. Oral arguments will be heard by federal judge Michael Davis in Minneapolis...
September 9, 2015 - 11:25pm
June 4, 2015
Minnesota reservation voices concerns about Sandpiper pipeline
BAGLEY, Minn. --The White Earth Tribal Council held a public hearing Thursday regarding Enbridge's plan to place the Sandpiper Pipeline through land and water areas impacting tribal lands. If the company's certificate of need and the route are approved by the Minnesota Public...
June 4, 2015 - 10:42pm
May 28, 2015
Minnesota tribe plans Sandpiper public hearing
ONAMIA, Minn. — The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe plans its own public hearing next Friday on the proposed Sandpiper crude oil pipeline — the same day the state will decide whether to allow construction of the controversial project. Dissatisfied with what tribal officials call a...
May 28, 2015 - 11:34pm
May 11, 2015
Enbridge creates new environmental grant program
SUPERIOR, Wis. -- To lessen the environmental impact along pipeline construction routes, Enbridge announced Monday the creation of a new grant program. Called the Ecofootprint Grant Program, communities in North Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin along the route of the proposed Sandpiper...
May 11, 2015 - 6:12pm
May 9, 2015
Waiting for Sandpiper: Enbridge project on hold as findings are reviewed
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Those anxiously awaiting word on the proposed Sandpiper pipeline across northern North Dakota and Minnesota have a bit of a wait ahead of them — to the dismay of many who are clamoring for pipelines to ease the overburdened oil train rail system and fears of...
May 9, 2015 - 7:08pm
May 6, 2015
Drill tests pipeline company spill skills
TOWNER, N.D. – Enbridge employees simulated a worst-case scenario Wednesday to practice how they would respond to an oil spill in the Souris...
May 6, 2015 - 8:53pm
April 13, 2015
Minn. administrative judge backs Sandpiper pipeline
ST. PAUL - A Minnesota official who took five days of testimony and received 2,000 letters about the proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline recommends its construction. Administrative Law Judge Eric Lipman on Monday also recommended that the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission place...
April 13, 2015 - 9:38pm
January 27, 2015
Enbridge project director: Pipeline could be in jeopardy
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Regardless of environmental feasibility, the Sandpiper pipeline project might not happen if the originally proposed route is not followed. Paul Eberth, Sandpiper’s project manager, testified Tuesday at an evidentiary hearing for the Minnesota Public Utilities...
January 27, 2015 - 11:51pm
January 23, 2015
Pump stations for Alberta Clipper under construction
PLUMMER, Minn. — A tent east of this Minnesota town is protecting work crews as they build a new pumping station for a $200 million project to increase capacity on Enbridge Energy Partners’ Alberta Clipper pipeline. Also known as Line 67, will move up to 800,000 barrels of heavy...
January 23, 2015 - 10:00pm
January 2, 2015
Oil storage tanks in North Dakota catch fire; no injuries
WILLISTON, N.D. -- More than 1,600 barrels of crude were ablaze just south of Williston, N.D., on Thursday after storage tanks caught fire while...
January 2, 2015 - 1:25pm
December 18, 2014
Decision on oil pipeline sparks protests: Activists ask for help from Minn. governor
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Environmental activists are calling on Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton to come to their aid once again, asking the governor to...
December 18, 2014 - 8:44pm
December 15, 2014
Groups want broader review for pipeline from ND to Minn.
ST. PAUL — Two Minnesota environmental groups have filed suit in state district court asking for a broader environmental review for the proposed Enbridge Energy Sandpiper oil pipeline across northern Minnesota. The Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy and Friends...
December 15, 2014 - 10:17pm
December 13, 2014
Groups file lawsuit for broader review of Sandpiper project
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Two Minnesota environmental groups filed suit in state district court Friday, asking for a broader environmental review for the proposed Enbridge Energy Sandpiper oil pipeline across northern Minnesota. The Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy and Friends...
December 13, 2014 - 8:06pm