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Trump bankers question his portrayal of financial comeback
N.D. Dems rebuke Heitkamp for Clinton endorsement
Undocumented immigrants given roles at DNC
Kaine’s crime-busting past may hurt Clinton’s outreach to blacks
Obama signs opioid addiction bill into law
crime and courts
nation and world
Developers plan ethanol plant near Jamestown
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
With largest-ever N.D. wind farm planned, regulator blames coal plant closing on wind power
Enbridge reaches $172M settlement for Kalamazoo spill
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Irsfeld: Where to turn for relief from joint pain, arthritis
Reducing children's exposure to violence starts with ‘stronger political will’
VCRs -- an ‘80s living room wonder -- to go out of production this month
Community Health Needs Assessment report available online
Griffey, Piazza set for Hall of Fame induction
Nunez delivers as Twins outlast Red Sox
Scoreboard of July 23, 2016
North Dakota boys 18th, girls 25th at conclusion of NHSFR
Dickinson’s Casey Vernon captures hobbies feature win despite several cautions
Monke: We need more visits like Giancarlo's
Port: Our increasingly Orwellian society
McFeely: Sorry, Chancellor Hagerott, individuals matter
Letter: Election results upset the status quo
Letter: Some North Dakotans welcome EPA rule state officials are fighting
good bad and ugly
Diane K. Berger
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 5, 2015
Letter: Industrial Commission shows leadership on flaring
North Dakota’s Industrial Commission showed leadership in its vote to modify the flaring rules. Some — like the state Democrats, Dakota Resource Council and Sierra Club - will want you to believe that this is a catastrophe. In actuality, the facts are pretty simple: Flared...
October 5, 2015 - 6:54pm
September 23, 2015
On White House lawn, Pope calls on U.S. to fight climate change
WASHINGTON - Pope Francis on Wednesday urged the United States to help tackle climate change and called on Americans to build a truly tolerant...
News/Nation and World
September 23, 2015 - 11:15am
Remarks by President Obama and Pope Francis on White House lawn
REMARKS BY PRESIDENT OBAMA AND HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS AT ARRIVAL CEREMONY White House South Lawn PRESIDENT OBAMA: Good morning. AUDIENCE: Good morning! (Applause.) PRESIDENT OBAMA: What a beautiful day the Lord has made. Holy Father, on behalf of Michelle and myself,...
News/Nation and World
September 23, 2015 - 11:14am
September 22, 2015
Letter: Environmentalists live in a far-off fairyland
Filter socks, climate change, radical environmentalists, supporters of new Environmental Protection Agency regulation. The opinion pages have been pretty interesting lately. These folks live in a far-off fairyland. They cite science only when it fits their worldview and ignore any...
September 22, 2015 - 4:30pm
Senate Democrats unveil climate-focused energy bill
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Senate Democrats on Tuesday unveiled energy legislation designed to hasten America's adoption of cleaner energy, slash greenhouse gas emissions below the Obama administration's goal, and help their party attract young voters in the 2016 elections. The bill, announced...
September 22, 2015 - 2:40pm
September 21, 2015
North Dakota groups urge regulators to enforce flaring policy, not extend it
BISMARCK – Activist groups urged North Dakota regulators on Monday to “get tough” with the oil industry and deny its request to relax the...
September 21, 2015 - 6:22pm
September 14, 2015
Minnesota court overturns initial Sandpiper pipeline approval, orders environmental study
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Minnesota regulators must rewind their work on the Sandpiper crude oil pipeline after a state Appeals Court panel Monday overturned a June decision that the project is needed. The judicial panel ruled that a comprehensive environmental study about the pipeline's...
September 14, 2015 - 5:08pm
September 8, 2015
Environmental group says thousands of schools at risk from derailed oil trains
HOUSTON -- Thousands of U.S. schools sit along rail corridors used to carry toxic substances such as crude oil and would be at risk in the event...
September 8, 2015 - 10:15am
August 27, 2015
Judge blocks EPA’s ‘Waters of the U.S.’ rule from taking effect Friday
BISMARCK – North Dakota and a dozen other states suing the federal government over a new clean water rule claimed a temporary victory Thursday when a judge blocked it from taking effect Friday, but the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said the rule will move forward in other...
News/Nation and World
August 27, 2015 - 4:53pm
August 25, 2015
Letter: EPA, Obama leading North Dakota toward cleaner power
This week’s release of the finalized Clean Power Plan from the Environmental Protection Agency is good news for our whole country, but particularly for North Dakota. Our state is dead last in the nation for energy efficiency, mostly because our state’s elected leaders haven’t...
August 25, 2015 - 12:38pm
August 21, 2015
Kubik: Today, toxic waste; tomorrow, Superfund designation
BISMARCK -- North Dakota’s oil industry watchdog group, the Dakota Resource Council, reacted swiftly to news that the North Dakota Department...
August 21, 2015 - 6:55pm
August 18, 2015
EPA proposes new methane emission standards for oil, gas firms
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday proposed new standards to cut greenhouse gas emissions and smog-forming pollutants from oil and gas facilities, as part of President Barack Obama's broader strategy to slash methane emissions in the energy sector over...
August 18, 2015 - 3:52pm
August 12, 2015
Letter: EPA’s deadline for Clean Air Act unrealistic
The State of North Dakota, along with the lignite industry, formed a unique research and development partnership in the 1980s that has led to significant reductions in criteria pollutants covered by the Clean Air Act. While the Great Plains Synfuels Plant, which turns lignite coal...
August 12, 2015 - 6:33pm
August 4, 2015
New EPA carbon rules 'very, very frightening' for ND coal
FARGO -- North Dakota's lignite coal industry is reeling under regulations announced Monday that would require reductions of carbon emissions...
August 4, 2015 - 9:51am
June 29, 2015
N.D. takes lead in lawsuit against EPA over Waters of the U.S. rule
BISMARCK – North Dakota and a dozen other states sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers on Monday over new a clean water rule that critics have slammed as federal overreach that will burden landowners, farmers, ranchers and local governments. “We’re...
June 29, 2015 - 8:01pm