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Friendship Park aims for fall 2018 groundbreaking
Breast-feeding advocates: Chick-fil-A flap exposes inadequacies of ND law
Hunters brave winter wilderness to hunt coyotes
ND first lady to attend women's event at White House
ND man says invention could double vehicle gas mileage
crime and courts
nation and world
Ford goes 'all in' on electric cars with $11 billion investment
The closing of 63 Sam's Club stores has big implications for small business
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
As issues arise, Hoeven studies co-op tax benefit impact
Returning home, young ND farmer branches out as family begins planning for farm transfer
place a business brief
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
Industry 'disappointed' by rejection of federal coal proposal
A tax on oil companies was used to clean up oil spills. That tax just expired.
Oil ticks down as violent Iran clashes fail to disrupt supplies
Is that yogurt really healthy? Here's what to know.
CanArtopia: Filling the food pantry
Support for Bradley; Allie DeWitt starts online autism support group
Museum Center preparing 'Claws Exhibit'; feathered dinosaurs are the 'stars'
Funeral for a gangster; foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Titans prevail without injured Sickler: Trinity gets by Richardton-Taylor with second half surge
Titans girls basketball struggles to get buckets
Kram in net key in Midgets victory
Peewee hockey team earns third in tournament
Vikings' Mike Zimmer was long gone when Case Keenum ended game on a knee
Commentary: Environmentalists move the goal posts on North Dakota refinery
Swipe left on judgment in 2018
Commentary: Governor Burgum shouldn't be selling sponsorships for official duties
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Betty Ann Fridley
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Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
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
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January 2, 2016
Energy projects move forward: 2016 will see research continuing across all energy sectors
Research projects at North Dakota’s Energy and Environmental Research Center are on the rise. EERC’s total research awards increased for fiscal year 2015. In the 12-month period ending June 30, the center had $28.4 million in new awards, a 15.9 percent increase over the previous...
January 2, 2016 - 10:34pm
January 1, 2016
Lack of competition, other factors keep gas prices in Grand Forks higher
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- While filling up his Chevrolet Impala at a Grand Forks gas station on his way out of town for the holiday weekend, Mark Samuel said he couldn't help but notice a big difference between here and other stations in the area. "I almost always try to fill up in Fargo...
January 1, 2016 - 5:36pm
December 15, 2015
Low gas prices expected to continue
FARGO -- Gasoline prices that continue to fall are giving consumers a present whenever they fill their tank, thanks to a supply glut. Global...
December 15, 2015 - 9:34pm
December 8, 2015
A modest proposal: Speakers outline proposed updates to BLM oil and gas regulations
Richard Estabrook, a petroleum engineer for the Bureau of Land Management, said its Onshore Orders regulations are a “very unique thing in...
December 8, 2015 - 9:03pm
December 2, 2015
As low oil prices sting Legacy Fund, lawmakers debate spending earnings
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s trust fund for oil and gas tax revenues could take a $212 million hit if slumping crude oil prices linger through June 2017, state lawmakers were told Wednesday as they continued to debate how much of the Legacy Fund’s earnings should be available to...
December 2, 2015 - 4:26pm
November 23, 2015
Plans for Devils Lake refinery stall
DEVILS LAKE — Lagging oil prices have stalled plans for a proposed diesel oil refinery here. About a year ago, Eagles Ledge Energy, based in Vancouver, B.C., had announced plans to build a $200 million, 20,000-barrel-per-day clean fuels oil refinery in Devils Lake. The refinery,...
November 23, 2015 - 9:26pm
Hess finishes work to ease excess flaring
TIOGA, N.D. – Crews completed maintenance work at the Hess Tioga Gas Plant over the weekend after days of significant natural gas flaring in...
November 23, 2015 - 5:45pm
November 18, 2015
Gas plant repairs will add to flaring
TIOGA, N.D. – North Dakota’s largest natural gas processing plant shut down for maintenance Wednesday afternoon, a move expected to temporarily...
November 18, 2015 - 5:34pm
November 13, 2015
Industrial Commission grants flaring exemption for Marathon
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Industrial Commission granted exemptions from its flaring policy to three wells owned by Marathon Oil, but limited the exemption to four months. Lynn Helms, director of the Department of Mineral Resources, recommended a six-month exemption for two...
November 13, 2015 - 4:59pm
November 4, 2015
PSC approves MDU natural gas rate hike
BISMARCK – North Dakota utility regulators on Wednesday approved a natural gas rate increase for customers of Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. that is smaller than what the company originally proposed but still spreads out the costs in a way that drew objections from AARP North Dakota....
November 4, 2015 - 12:55pm
October 22, 2015
Hoeven asks for new study of oil, natural gas reserves in western N.D.
BISMARCK --- U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., has asked the U.S. Geological Survey to update the agency’s study of recoverable reserves of oil and natural gas in the Williston Basin. Hoeven asked Dr. Suzette Kimball, the nominee to be director of the agency, to update the study...
October 22, 2015 - 4:36pm
October 12, 2015
Energy conference to focus on global oil and gas outlook
BISMARCK – The global outlook for oil and gas will be a hot topic Tuesday as an expected crowd of around 200 people gathers for the ninth annual Great Plains and EmPower ND Energy Conference at Bismarck State College. The daylong conference at BSC’s National Energy Center...
October 12, 2015 - 11:50am
October 11, 2015
Flaring progress a burning issue for North Dakota
North Dakota’s top oil regulator admits that he and the Sierra Club’s lone staffer in the state rarely agree on policy or process. “But...
October 11, 2015 - 9:48am
October 6, 2015
Man camp permit OK’d as $400 million fertilizer plant construction nears
BEULAH, N.D. -- While some man camps are disappearing in the Oil Patch of western North Dakota, a permit was granted this week for a new one in Beulah. Capital Lodge, an Oil Patch housing provider, wants to move empty units into Beulah to house workers during construction of...
October 6, 2015 - 10:32am
September 30, 2015
Judge enjoins BLM from enforcing fracking rule until matter resolved in court
BISMARCK -- A federal judge who stopped a new Obama administration rule regulating hydraulic fracturing on federal and tribal lands from taking effect in June decided Wednesday to set the rule aside until the matter is resolved in court.
September 30, 2015 - 5:04pm