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Petition for McKenzie sheriff removal could be filed this week
Standing Rock calls on DOJ to intervene in pipeline situation; DAPL explains land purchase
State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
June 29, 2016
Commission kills 'interested party' definition
BISMARCK — A proposal to limit who can comment at oil and gas hearings "got the ax" after the public overwhelmingly opposed it. The North...
June 29, 2016 - 11:34pm
June 22, 2016
Landslide concerns prompt change in Dakota Access pipeline’s N.D. route
BISMARCK -– Concerns about a possible repeat of a 2011 landslide in western North Dakota led state utility regulators to approve a route change...
June 22, 2016 - 5:10pm
June 18, 2016
Veteran pipeline worker doubles as environmental watchdog
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – As Evan Whiteford drives around the Bakken, he can easily spot pipelines with poor quality work. “Once you notice it,...
June 18, 2016 - 9:30pm
June 17, 2016
Letter: Beware boastful promises and guarantees with any refinery
Theodore Roosevelt chose the Badlands of North Dakota for his cattle ranching escapade and yet we are placing his library in Dickinson. It seems more appropriate to place the library in Medora on the existing Little Missouri River and natural surroundings, such as the architect is...
June 17, 2016 - 4:58pm
Landowners sue oil company over spills
ANTLER, N.D. – A Bottineau county couple who can no longer farm some of their land because of repeated saltwater spills filed a lawsuit this...
June 17, 2016 - 3:11pm
May 13, 2016
Plan to lift Yellowstone grizzly protections faces mounting opposition
SALMON, Idaho — A U.S. government plan to lift Endangered Species Act protection of the grizzly bear in and around Yellowstone National Park...
May 13, 2016 - 12:04am
May 2, 2016
Letter: Removal of green energy exhibit shows respect for state’s past
As the second-largest energy-producing state in the nation, the decision to close the Heritage Center’s green energy exhibit serves the best interest of our state. The fossil fuel industry directly employs 54,000 people in North Dakota, along with thousands of businesses that rely...
May 2, 2016 - 10:10pm
Fargo could consider banning plastic shopping bags and Styrofoam containers
FARGO -- John Strand is floating an idea in the City Commission race: a possible ban on plastic shopping bags and Styrofoam take-out food containers...
May 2, 2016 - 2:08pm
April 21, 2016
Davis Refinery rezoning application approved
MEDORA -- The proposed Davis Refinery project has taken a step forward. It was standing-room only for much of the Billings County Planning and...
April 21, 2016 - 9:17pm
April 6, 2016
Concerned citizens group meets to oppose local storage of oilfield waste
KILLDEER -- Residents of Dunn County and beyond gathered Tuesday night at the High Plains Cultural Center to visit over coffee, cookies and radioactive...
April 6, 2016 - 10:35pm
January 5, 2016
Sources: Nuverra in process of restructuring debt
Nuverra Environmental Solutions, a U.S. provider of environmental services to the energy sector, has been working with investment bank Lazard on restructuring its debt, according to people familiar with the matter. Nuverra has been looking at several financial restructuring options,...
January 5, 2016 - 4:12pm
November 30, 2015
Curbing carbon: Paris summit will affect North Dakota, but so will climate change
FARGO -- When world leaders meet in Paris this week to negotiate a new commitment to combat climate change, Randy Christmann and Ed Gruchalla...
November 30, 2015 - 9:28am
November 28, 2015
Heitkamp votes frustrate some Dems, but party still behind her
BISMARCK -- When asked once if she voted with her heart or with her constituents, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said she responded, “I vote with my head.”...
November 28, 2015 - 12:01am
November 18, 2015
Letter: Thank Obama for denying Keystone XL
As I have written before, all North Dakotans need to thank President Obama for putting an end to the Keystone XL pipeline. The 800,000 barrels of tar the Keystone pipeline would have carried would have displaced 800,000 barrels of Bakken oil. That would cause mass layoffs in the...
November 18, 2015 - 7:08pm
November 17, 2015
Stutsman County State’s Attorney accused of creating a hostile work environment
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- Stutsman County State’s Attorney Fritz Fremgen will work with a leadership coach from the Village Business Institute in Fargo to correct his management style after an external investigation determined he had created a hostile work environment for his staff. The...
November 17, 2015 - 11:40pm