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Sisters encourage others to get colonoscopies and be mindful of their health
Panel votes to phase out ND center for tobacco prevention
Refugee resettlement study bill passes ND House, Democrat calls it "mean-spirited"
Dickinson talks blue law: Local businesses give thoughts on potential change in Sunday hours law
After cases of 911 overdose calls lead to charges, ND Good Samaritan law may see changes
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: N.D. House Democrat insults sponsor of refugee study 'born in prejudice and suspicion'
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Port: Young legislators learn that in politics the people are never wrong (even when they’re wrong)
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Jeffrey "Jeff" Schirado
Mary Ann Engelhart
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
March 4, 2014
Letter: Petroleum Council stoops to untruths, scare tactics
The North Dakota Petroleum Council’s newspaper ads and notices to members urged them to oppose the North Dakota Industrial Commission’s proposal on “extraordinary places” out of concern for private property rights. This seems hypocritical. In the last couple of legislative...
March 4, 2014 - 3:20pm
February 24, 2014
Letter: Landowners should have ability to make management decisions
For many of us who ranch in western North Dakota, our private land is interspersed within the federal grazing lands. A proposed new policy regarding drilling permits being considered by the North Dakota Industrial Commission could significantly restrict drilling and oil and gas development...
February 24, 2014 - 4:06pm
February 22, 2014
Monke: Property owners have right above all
Last fall, after two years of listening to input from the public, special-interest groups and government agencies, the North Dakota Industrial...
February 22, 2014 - 5:07pm
Holen: Let people who live in extraordinary places protect them
While the concept of extraordinary places may sound good in theory, in practice it takes away local control, sets a dangerous legal precedent...
February 22, 2014 - 5:05pm
February 20, 2014
No place for ‘extraordinary’: ND Farm Bureau opposes list proposed by Stenehjem
If the State Industrial Commission’s list of “extraordinary places” becomes an official policy, it won’t be because of support from one...
February 20, 2014 - 11:37pm
January 29, 2014
Action delayed on 'extraordinary places' policy: Industrial Commission wants more input on revised draft
Action delayed on ‘extraordinary places’ policy Industrial Commission wants more input on revised draft BISMARCK – Industrial Commission members delayed action Wednesday on a policy that would create a more formal process for public comment on proposed oil and...
January 29, 2014 - 11:14pm
January 28, 2014
Helms email: ‘I just don’t see much value in public comment’
Regulator who would consider comments under ‘extraordinary places’ policy says statement must be taken in context.
January 28, 2014 - 10:38pm
January 23, 2014
Comment period on drilling near ‘extraordinary places’ could slow permitting, Helms says
BISMARCK – Allowing more than five days of public comment on proposed oil and gas drilling in certain designated areas of western North Dakota would slow the permitting process, the state’s top oil regulator said Thursday. The Industrial Commission – Gov. Jack Dalymple,...
January 23, 2014 - 3:31pm
January 22, 2014
Industrial Commission to tweak ‘extraordinary places’ proposal
BISMARCK – Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem and the rest of the North Dakota Industrial Commission voted Wednesday to tweak Stenehjem’s “extraordinary...
January 22, 2014 - 10:03pm
December 19, 2013
Stenehjem unveils list of 'extraordinary' sites, proposed requirements for drilling on them
BISMARCK – Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem drew mixed reactions Thursday to his much-anticipated list of “extraordinary places” in North...
December 19, 2013 - 12:40pm
October 29, 2013
Other views: Watch for ho-hum list of ‘extraordinary places’
“Stenehjem says list of places for protection coming soon, but blogger criticizes ‘secret meetings’” read the subheadline on Sunday’s front page.
October 29, 2013 - 10:08pm
October 25, 2013
Stenehjem says list of ‘extraordinary places’ for protection coming soon
BISMARCK – North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has been meeting with people behind the scenes to compile a list of what he calls...
October 25, 2013 - 4:20pm