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Obama dismisses Keystone XL benefits: Republicans say president is wrong
Coal industry pleased with coal ash label
NY unlikely to face lawsuits over fracking ban, experts say
Decision on oil pipeline sparks protests: Activists ask for help from Minn. governor
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Adams and Braun
Craftsmen install marble at St. Wenceslaus
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'The Sound of Music': Trinity High to present classic musical
Donald E. "Don" Shypkowski
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Environmental Protection Agency
May 28, 2014
Senators seek more time to comment on coal plant emission standards
BISMARCK — A bipartisan group of U.S. senators wants the Environmental Protection Agency to allow extra time for public comment on proposed rules expected to be released next week for greenhouse gas emissions from existing coal-fired power plants. Sens. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D.,...
Energy / coal
May 28, 2014 - 5:24pm
May 23, 2014
White House seeks to smooth way for carbon curbs
WASHINGTON — Last month, Washington’s top environment advocate went to the Cleveland Clinic to talk about how President Barack Obama’s landmark efforts to crack down on power-plant carbon emissions would ease a range of respiratory illnesses. Speaking separately to historically...
Energy / coal
May 23, 2014 - 8:39pm
May 9, 2014
U.S. mulls fracking disclosure rules: EPA to gather public comment on fluid contents disclosure
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration announced its first steps on Friday toward possibly tighter regulation of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, seeking public input on whether companies should be required to disclose the contents of fluids used in the oil and natural gas drilling...
Energy / Bakken
May 9, 2014 - 11:52pm
March 1, 2014
McCarthy gets earful on ethanol, coal in first visit to North Dakota
BISMARCK — Gina McCarthy said Friday during her first trip to North Dakota as administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that she wanted to understand “both the intended and unintended consequences of our actions,” and representatives of the state’s ethanol...
Energy / oil
March 1, 2014 - 1:10am
War on coal? EPA chief says Obama, agency not out to destroy industry
BEULAH — If there’s a war on coal, the top environmental regulator in the nation said that she isn’t waging it. Environmental Protection Agency administrator Gina McCarthy said Friday cries that the Obama Administration is moving to wipe out the coal industry are hollow. “We...
Energy / coal
March 1, 2014 - 1:05am
November 8, 2013
Brick industry: EPA regulations could shutter plants
HEBRON — For more than a century, the quiet town of Hebron has produced bricks that wind up in houses and commercial buildings nationwide. Now, the Hebron Brick Co. and its counterparts nationwide are sharing concerns over Environmental Protection Agency proposals that could change...
news / local
November 8, 2013 - 9:31am
June 1, 2012
EPA has concerns for Keystone XL pipeline near coast
HOUSTON (AP) -- A Canadian company seeking to build a pipeline to transport crude oil from Canada to Gulf Coast refineries has submitted a new application for the southern segment of the project that avoids sensitive wetlands in Texas. TransCanada submitted its new application in...
news / oil
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
EPA: No ND fracking moratorium
BISMARCK -- Neither North Dakota nor oil companies "really need to be concerned" about an Environmental Protection Agency moratorium on fracking in western North Dakota, an EPA official said Wednesday. State concerns about the EPA reached a boiling point this week when a media outlet...
news / oil
December 1, 2011 - 12:00am
November 4, 2011
EPA to probe drilling's toll on drinking water
November 4, 2011 - 12:00am
November 2, 2011
NDIC may seek $1M to fight EPA
BISMARCK -- North Dakota Industrial Commission members may ask the Legislature for $1 million to fight the Environmental Protection Agency over possible federal regulation of hydraulic fracturing. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said if the state gets involved in legal action, he'll...
November 2, 2011 - 12:00am