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More than 600 gather in Kindred to mourn bus driver
SWA sales revenue projected to decrease next year
Police Blotter: Fight occurs in Paragon parking lot
Addition Beach lagoon nears completion: $2.5 million project alleviates sewer issues
2 cats killed, 2 dogs wounded by pet shooter or shooters
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nation and world
Banks clip Oasis Petroleum's credit line after oil price rout
Oil executive says U.S. oil output on brink of ‘dramatic’ decline
U.S. oil-rail flux means no retrofit bonanza for tank car makers
Company agrees to added safety measure for proposed pipeline under Lake Sakakawea
Oil bust saps U.S. students' enthusiasm for petroleum degrees
Pumpkins in the Patch and lots of family fun
Baking a cake is a lot harder than you think
Kids growing pumpkins: St. Joseph's Youth Group sponsors Pumpkin Patch
Fall Gala: Games, auctions, food and fun
Wood-Leathermon to exchange vows
If Torii Hunter’s interested, the Minnesota Twins want him back
Minnesota Twins' Trevor May’s one goal: return to rotation
Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson missed a single, but big, block
Minnesota Wild's Charlie Coyle claims switching positions no big deal
ESPN settles on Fargodome to air broadcast of "SportsCenter"
Holten: Aren’t you just a little bit embarrassed?
Letter: Don’t be fooled by the ‘highway to hell’
Letter: Pope, church shouldn’t have been viewed through political lens
Letter: Politicians don’t need to tell us what’s best for family
Other Views: North Dakota governor’s house more than residence
Jhett Jerome Lippert
George M. Morel
June 12, 2013
Rain keeping farmers out of fields
FARGO -- Farmers in northeast North Dakota are swamped from heavy spring rains that are the worst Ron Beneda has seen in his 35 years as Extension...
agriculture / News
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am
Emergency Commission approves nearly $40 million for flood-related costs
BISMARCK -- Record-setting rainfall since mid-May has caused an estimated $7.5 million in damages in North Dakota, the commander of the state's National Guard said Tuesday. Adjutant General Maj. Gen. David Sprynczynatyk, who oversees the Department of Emergency Services and National...
News / North Dakota
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am
March 17, 2013
North Dakota oil field is thirsty: 5.4B gallons of water used in 2012
WILLISTON -- The oil industry used at least 5.4 billion gallons of water in North Dakota in 2012, a record high and at least a 75 percent increase...
Energy / News / North Dakota / oil / water
March 17, 2013 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
150 acres of wheat lost in fire near Mott; fire crews across southwest ND busy responding
Dry conditions have led to a number of blazes in the region in the past few weeks and much of southwestern North Dakota was under Red Flag warnings Tuesday.
agriculture / local / News
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
June 5, 2012
Memories of mowing, daydreaming in the field
It's just about the time of year when we'd start cutting alfalfa back on the farm. I tend to connect early June and haying season because when I was growing up, school ended about the time June arrived. No sooner had I put down the books than I climbed on a Ford tractor to mow the...
agriculture / columns / opinion
June 5, 2012 - 12:00am
May 26, 2012
East vs West: Gas prices higher in western North Dakota
A 50-cent difference between western and eastern gas prices has residents in the Oil Patch dishing out more money for fuel. "We have all this...
local / News / North Dakota / oil
May 26, 2012 - 12:00am
August 16, 2011
ND small grains harvest still well behind average
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- The harvest of small grains in North Dakota remains well behind the average pace despite a week of mostly favorable weather. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop and weather report that about 6 percent of the state's staple crop, spring wheat, is...
agriculture / News
August 16, 2011 - 11:02am
February 2, 2009
3 oil field workers killed in accidents
Three men have died in Wyoming's oil fields over the past month or so. Fremont County Coroner Ed McAuslan says 54-year-old Charles MacLachlan, of Mannford, Okla., died at a drilling rig site north of Shoshoni on Dec. 31. The coroner's report says MacLachlan was crushed by a trailer...
February 2, 2009 - 7:55am
Travel from oil fields impacts Dunn County
DICKINSON - Although the production of oil can impact many different areas within a county, the roads in Dunn County were recently the purpose of a visit by North Dakota Gov. John Hoeven. Hoeven participated in a road tour on June 17 which took him to some of the more concerning...
July 2, 2008 - 12:00am
April 18, 2008
Oil fields need gas pipelines as well
BISMARCK -- Oil is not the only valuable commodity coming out of the increasing number of wells drilled in northwestern North Dakota. Along with crude comes associated natural gas and several other heavy hydrocarbons that are worth big bucks, the state's Pipeline Authority director...
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am