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Major bills in ND Legislature likely headed for compromise
After healthcare flop, White House seeks help from Congress on tax
SD forum planned this week on protecting Arab, Muslim, Sikh, and South Asian communities
Fargo's champions: City has 26 of state's biggest trees, holds them dear
Gunfire in crowded Ohio nightclub kills one, wounds 15
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
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Millennial credit history may be leading to higher interest rate loans
It's time to move: ABLE sets campaign goal of $500,000 to complete construction of 4 group homes
South Carolina defeats Florida for first Final Four berth
Athanasiou converts in OT as Red Wings nip Wild
Kinglets can brighten a March day
Professor weighs in on declining walleye stocks in Lake Winnipeg
Dokken: Having a blast with a fishing partner from the past
Veeder: Motherhood means holding on tight as you're letting go
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Karl J. Paluck
Edwin "Ed" V. Novotny
Robert "Bob" E. Hanson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
March 8, 2017
Earthworm-filled toilets turn poo into fertilizer in crowded cities and refugee camps
DAKAR -- Tiger worm toilets which turn human waste into fertilizer could prove to be an affordable and sustainable sanitation solution for increasingly...
March 8, 2017 - 11:17am
August 29, 2016
MontanaGrow turns rocks into fertilizer
BONNER, Mont. — When people think of agriculture, growing rocks might be the last crop that comes to mind. But for MontanaGrow Natural...
August 29, 2016 - 8:43pm
September 7, 2015
Man camp pitches for site near Beulah
BEULAH — A major work camp operator feeling a pinch in the Oil Patch is eyeing the flood of workers coming in to build a $400 million urea fertilizer plant near Beulah. Capital Lodge, whose heyday as an industrial camp for 1,100 oil workers is over, made a pitch last week to the...
September 7, 2015 - 10:13pm
September 3, 2015
Unintended consequences of ensuring safety
As a way to ensure safety of hazardous chemical products, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration has tightened regulations on retailers...
September 3, 2015 - 11:09pm
May 2, 2015
Fertilizer plant near Grand Forks to bring more access to fertilizers
GRAND FORKS — Northern Plains Nitrogen, the massive fertilizer plant planned for northwest of Grand Forks, is billed as a major creator of jobs, but project planners also say it will help bring access to a type of fertilizer that’s currently expensive to ship into the market. Calvin...
May 2, 2015 - 8:53pm
February 27, 2015
Farmers store fertilizer to fight dealers’ pricing power
WINNIPEG — Canadian farmers are plowing profits from bumper crops into fertilizer storage facilities to mitigate the pricing power held by major retailers and producers. Having their own storage lets farmers buy nutrients more cheaply during the off-season and creates fewer transport...
February 27, 2015 - 9:04pm
February 16, 2015
Fertilizer plant looking for water through pipeline to Missouri River
JAMESTOWN — Without water, a proposed fertilizer plant near Jamestown can’t be built. CHS Inc. announced in late 2014 it would continue with plans to construct a $3 billion fertilizer plant to open in 2018. Since then, it has failed to find a local source of water to operate...
February 16, 2015 - 11:18pm
September 8, 2014
CHS officials explain fertilizer production
JAMESTOWN -- The process of creating fertilizer out of natural gas could literally be described as pulling nitrogen out of the air. CHS announced Friday that it is proceeding with construction of a $3 billion plant northeast of Jamestown that will turn natural gas from North Dakota’s...
September 8, 2014 - 10:13am
September 5, 2014
Company to use Bakken’s natural gas
North Dakota farmer-leaders say they’re happy CHS Inc. has decided to re-engage in a proposed $3 billion fertilizer project at Spiritwood. Mark Watne, president of the North Dakota Farmers Union in Jamestown, said his organization started looking at the feasibility of this kind...
September 5, 2014 - 11:52pm
CHS commits to build $3 billion fertilizer plant
JAMESTOWN — CHS announced Friday it is proceeding with the construction of a $3 billion plant that will turn natural gas from the North Dakota’s oilfields into nitrogen fertilizer for the region’s farmers. The CHS Board of Directors’ approval means construction could start...
September 5, 2014 - 10:33am
May 27, 2014
BNSF unit trains up: Single cars still slow
FARGO — Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway is reporting some improvement on delays in agricultural shipments on unit trains and mixed results on single cars. “Ag traffic for the last five weeks is the highest we’ve seen since November 2013,” said John Miller, BNSF...
May 27, 2014 - 3:17pm
May 16, 2014
Spring fever: How to fix eight common lawn problems
This weekend, residents throughout the region will head out to their lawns, fields and gardens for much-needed spring mowing, seeding and fertilizing....
May 16, 2014 - 6:50pm
Up against deadline: Farmers work hard to meet planting insurance dates
Fieldwork has been delayed even further as cool, wet weather has persisted statewide, but farmers are working hard to meet crop planting insurance...
May 16, 2014 - 12:00am
April 15, 2014
Federal board orders fertilizer delivery plans
A federal regulatory agency on Tuesday ordered two major railroads to report their plans to ensure fertilizer shipments for spring planting. The Surface Transportation Board is requiring BNSF Railway and Canadian Pacific Railway to present their plans by Friday. The railroads are...
April 15, 2014 - 10:23pm
April 14, 2014
Oil traffic may delay US fertilizer shipments, farmers warn
WASHINGTON — Increasing use of railroads to ship crude oil could disrupt fertilizer cargo this spring as Midwest farmers prepare for planting, U.S. agriculture leaders warn, even as one railroad said on Monday it will take steps to ensure timely deliveries. The planting season...
April 14, 2014 - 4:21pm