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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. Sunday
Giving babies eggs and nuts early may avert allergies
Police capture gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Obama vetoes Sept. 11 Saudi bill, sets up showdown with Congress
Ted Cruz says he will vote for Donald Trump
crime and courts
nation and world
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Port: Burgum says Obama blocking Dakota Access Pipeline could spark recession
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Trinity: Building the future, embracing the past
Hope Christian Academy holds its annual Pumpkins in the Patch
Harvest Festival to be held Oct. 1 at DSU
Killdeer mulls keeping football at 1A, moving to 9-man
Vikings QB Bradford was all-everything athlete until football won out
DHS swimming and diving qualifies four for state
Twins beat Mariners to end 7-game skid
Lisa Marvin cleared to play college hockey again
OUR VIEW: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Omdahl: Measure 1 begs issue of representativeness
Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Letter: BLM's duty is to protect tribes from wasting natural gas
good bad and ugly
Regina M. Bruha
Thomas "Tom" Kuntz
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 18, 2015
Our View: Nobody ‘won’ the South Heart coal plant battle
In the long run, no one got what they wanted out of the coal testing plant south of South Heart. The plant, which removed water from lignite coal to make it burnable, began shutting down this month and will soon be a dormant facility in rural Stark County. Dickinson businessman...
October 18, 2015 - 5:00am
October 16, 2015
External damage suspected in McKenzie County pipeline leak
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – The company that operates a saltwater pipeline that leaked last week in McKenzie County is investigating what may have damaged the pipeline. The pipeline owned by Hillstone Environmental Partners LLC leaked an estimated 800 barrels, or 33,600 gallons, of...
October 16, 2015 - 12:44pm
October 15, 2015
Other Views: Grill candidates on bipartisanship
GRAND FORKS — Exhibits 2,933 and 2,934 in the case for bipartisanship in Washington are the fates of President Barack Obama’s signature environmental actions: the Clean Power Plan and the Waters of the U.S. rule. Both are ambitious rules that would dramatically increase Washington’s...
October 15, 2015 - 4:58pm
October 13, 2015
Stenehjem: N.D. will sue EPA over stricter CO2 standards for coal-fired power plants
BISMARCK – North Dakota will sue the federal government to block stricter pollution standards for coal-fired power plants as soon as they are published, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said Tuesday, publicly confirming the planned lawsuit for the first time. Stenehjem was among...
October 13, 2015 - 5:18pm
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