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Rural firefighters contain grass fire north of Dickinson
I-94 rollover accident injures 3 teens, leads to DUI arrest
Cause to run for: ND woman to run in Boston Marathon to fund research on son’s disorder
It’s all about the smiles: Make-A-Wish North Dakota leader finds job a ‘perfect fit’
Grand Forks sheriff, office staff face lawsuits
FOTB: How convenient: Mom-and-pop store aims to keep small-town feel
A different kind of pipeline: BSC supplying stream of educated energy workers
Schlumberger, Baker Hughes results point to improvement
FAA administrator coming to North Dakota
Federal judge strikes down Minnesota rules on out-of-state power plants
Hope Christian Academy moving forward
A testament to Ukrainian homesteaders: Benefit to help preserve Belfield church
Solving crimes in fairy tale land
Time for changes
Josephine "Jo" Demianew
Joseph N. Schroeder
Deborah Ann Winch
Rodeo star to entrepreneur: Murphy’s SM Fencing & Energy Services expanding into multiple areas
Bennett: The changing face of TV
Patrick Hope: It’s hip to be Square
Jackie Hope: Ready for the Peeps show?
The Last Tree
Supporting farmers, making fuel: After early skepticism, Red Trail Energy ethanol plant in Richardton is going strong
Pifer’s stays busy in Bowman
First year down: ADM-Benson Quinn adds frack sand operation within a year of opening
Keeping up with agriculture: Alliance Ag Co-op’s new facility in Regent serves area ranchers, farmers
A century of shaping Scranton: More than just an elevator, Scranton Equity Exchange enters 100th year as successful independent cooperative
Our View: What’s best for our children?
Monke: Gone too soon, but always remembered
Veeder: Easter egg hunts helped us find more than candy
Baumgarten: It just isn’t the same
Godfread: Amendment assumptions are fundamentally flawed
Blue Hawks breeze by Vikings: DSU posts back-to-back wins, complete 4-game sweep against VCSU
Mayville finishes sweep of DSU in 4-game series
Hanson: a forgotten Fargo star
UND’s Windfeldt survives scare
October 14, 2012
Environmental concerns could impact ability to flare natural gas
LONDON -- Environmentally-motivated restrictions on flaring off unwanted gas at oil wells are gathering strength and have the potential to stop new projects in their tracks, but a solution may be at hand. Flaring at sites worldwide burns enough gas to satisfy a quarter of U.S.
news / oil
October 14, 2012 - 12:00am
June 28, 2012
Residents near Dodge unhappy with proposed oil field waste site location
A number of residents near Dodge are concerned about what an oil field waste site could do to area water, traffic and more, they said Wednesday during a press conference attended by about a dozen people at Dodge's City Hall. Bismarck-based Waste Solutions LLP wants to put a dumpsite...
news / oil / water
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am
June 20, 2012
Border patrol OK'd to bypass environment laws
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Republican-controlled House on Tuesday approved a bill that would allow the Border Patrol to circumvent more than a dozen environmental laws on all federally-managed lands within 100 miles of the borders with Mexico and Canada. Supporters said the measure is...
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
May 31, 2012
LA vote could spell end for bag of a thousand uses
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Ah, the little plastic grocery bag, we hardly got to know you. Although it seems as if the single-use grocery bag, as it's formally known, has been around forever, it wasn't until 1977 that it was introduced to U.S. supermarkets, a move that prompted perhaps the...
May 31, 2012 - 8:45am
February 16, 2012
Latest flood outlook favorable for ND residents
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- The latest flood outlook for the Red River in eastern North Dakota features a little-uttered word: minor. Figures released by the National Weather Service on Thursday show the chances for minor flooding are less than 33 percent in most areas. And between the...
February 16, 2012 - 4:30pm
February 10, 2012
Stark County sheriff accused of 'toxic' environment
The Stark County Sheriff's Office is having trouble hiring and maintaining staff and some former employees say it's because of the "toxic" environment...
February 10, 2012 - 12:00am
August 20, 2011
Complaints come in about what comes out of Dickinson's faucets; water smelly, but safe
Over the past few days, Dickinson officials have been hearing complaints about smelly water that tastes bad. Many say it's fish-like and musty. Those in charge of keeping clean water in Dickinson say not to worry, it's safe and they are working on fixing the problem. "The city has...
local / news
August 20, 2011 - 12:00am
April 30, 2011
Group appeal Coal Lake designation for recreation
BISMARCK (AP) -- The Dakota Resource Council is appealing a state decision to allow Falkirk Mine Co. to return 86 acres of the mine for recreational use instead of for agriculture. The Public Service Commission approved the designation last year for an area of land around Coal Lake...
Energy / news / oil
April 30, 2011 - 8:35am
April 24, 2011
BLM Seeks comments on pipeline project
Havre, Mont. -- The Bureau of Land Management's HiLine District Office wants to know what residents think about pipelines going through public land. The BLM is seeking public comment on Northern Border Pipeline's continuing operation and maintenance activities to assist in preparing...
local / news / oil
April 24, 2011 - 12:00am
April 6, 2011
100-barrel salt water, oil spill reported near Lake Sakakawea
BISMARCK - Petro-Hunt immediately began cleaning up a salt water, oil spill reported Saturday, according to the U.S. Forest Service. A North Dakota Health Department official says environmental damage is believed minimal, according to The Associated Press. AP reports Scientist...
April 6, 2011 - 10:50am
August 5, 2010
Working with the wind
Though a wind farm near Rhame just began operation a few months ago a decommissioning plan is on file, the Public Service Commission confirmed during a Wednesday meeting. Law requires the plans from any wind farm, which explains how the company would take down the turbines and reclaim...
local / news / wind
August 5, 2010 - 12:00am