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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Playing the music of a bygone era
Celebrating 20 years of Family Fun Day
Big & Rich to headline Roughrider concert
Things your wedding server will never tell you
Bull riding winner Whitt shines on final day of Roughrider Days rodeo
Red Sox top Twins, Sale posts 10th victory
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AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
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Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
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Heidt and Horner plan wedding
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Burgum proclaims statewide fire and drought emergency
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