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Standing Rock casino becomes refuge as storm hits protest camp
Blizzard blasts region with up to 19 inches of snow, howling winds that close down most ND roads
ND oil pipeline shut down after 'significant' spill in creek
A survivor of Pearl Harbor attack
Minot mayor's effort for hepatitis screening fall short
crime and courts
nation and world
EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
Protesters, police engaged in standoff at creek between camp and pipeline construction area
Standing Rock chairman applauds Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
Bulldogs boys basketball stressing defense to take next step
NCAA puts a stop to NDSU 'Thunderstruck" intro video for playoffs
Goedert having 'dream' season for South Dakota State
NDSU's Werner not opposed to playing North Dakota twice in one season
As Wild road trip wears on, Graovac accustomed to suitcase living
OMDAHL: Does North Dakota need two parties?
Port: Standing Rock's 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
Commentary: True or false, Trump's tweets beat the media at its own game
Barbara Rose Secrest
Audrey J. Cline
John R. Metz
Hans Peter Ahlness
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
I-94 closed between Dickinson and Valley City
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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
November 11, 2015
Christmann: Clean Power Plan not good for North Dakota
BISMARCK -- In August, the Environmental Protection Agency released President Barack Obama’s Clean Power Plan. Although this plan has been...
November 11, 2015 - 6:15pm
November 6, 2015
Dakotas politicians, landowners react to Keystone XL pipeline rejection
President Barack Obama's decision to reject the Keystone XL pipeline was met with mixed reaction from the Dakotas on Friday, but one South Dakota landowner was celebrating after hearing Friday's news. "It's just like somebody lifted a ton off my chest," said Paul Seamans, who...
November 6, 2015 - 7:15pm
October 27, 2015
Heitkamp, Hoeven among sponsors of resolution aimed at EPA rules
BISMARCK – U.S. senators from North Dakota and South Dakota are among those sponsoring bipartisan Senate resolutions that aim to block the Environmental Protection Agency’s new rules restricting greenhouse gas emissions from new and existing power plants. Sen. Shelly Moore...
October 27, 2015 - 12:01pm
October 26, 2015
Green incentives seen as key to lifting U.S. oil export ban
WILLISTON, N.D. -- Legislation crawling its way through Congress that would end the U.S. ban on crude oil exports will succeed only if tied to renewable energy incentives, said Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, a moderate Democrat working to convince others in her party to support ending the decades-old...
October 26, 2015 - 10:08am
October 25, 2015
Carbon dioxide requirements will require ‘major changes’ in electricity generation
BISMARCK — As North Dakota begins drafting a plan to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 45 percent in the state as recently mandated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, utility companies stand behind state actions and offer input. “The state has been very proactive,”...
October 25, 2015 - 5:00am
October 21, 2015
Dickinson providing options for leaf recycling
Property owners in Dickinson will have the option to recycle their leaves this fall in either a lawn refuse container at city recycling drop-off sites or through a curbside leaf pickup service. A release from the city stated the leaf picker will run from Nov. 9 through Nov. 27...
October 21, 2015 - 3:55pm
Bald eagles delaying Rolette wind farm permit
BISMARCK – Bald eagles have put the brakes on a proposed wind farm in North Dakota as state regulators seek input on how the towers with their spinning blades could impact the national bird. Rolette Power Development LLC applied to the state Public Service Commission in March...
October 21, 2015 - 3:52pm
October 20, 2015
Letter: Forest Service should take another look at gravel pit
As the president of the board of directors of Friends of Theodore Roosevelt National Park and a frequent visitor to the park, I am pleased that there are organizations willing to stand up for our national treasure. A recent article in The Dickinson Press stated that the National Parks...
October 20, 2015 - 4:42pm