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More than 20 protesters arrested Saturday near Dakota Access Pipeline
New England has welcomed 9 foreign-exchange students
AgweekTV: Combining Ag and Learning
18-year-old charged with vehicular homicide in fatal crash
ND weather forecast calls for warm weather into December
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Country superstar Garth Brooks signs Amazon streaming deal
Dickinson teen to receive Eagle Scout award
Irish singers headline concert series
Auxiliary sponsors Tour of Tables
U.S. breast cancer deaths drop; rate among white women falls most
Live blog: NDSU at Western Illinois, 6 p.m. Saturday
DSU wide receiver Brown has seen the ‘whole spectrum’
Area high school football coaches react to new realignment
Heart River Cougars find footing at end of season
Killdeer faces familiar foe in Velva-Sawyer to open playoffs
MCFEELY: National narrative over pipeline protest should be an eye-opener
LETTER: Who is "Vote Right 36?"
COLUMN: Despite Trump, demotic protest politics doesn't always fail
PORT: Democratic candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the Public Service Commission
Our View: Four for ND state offices
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
September 8, 2014
Gas pedaling: Leading industrial-gases producer Airgas opens Dickinson retail store
If a you’re running a little short of oxygen, or other invisible gases, there’s a new store in Dickinson that has some to sell. Airgas,...
September 8, 2014 - 11:03pm
Hearing set for ONEOK pipeline
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Public Service Commission has set a public hearing on a $6 million, 8-inch-wide natural gas liquids pipeline proposed for McKenzie County. The hearing, scheduled for Monday, Sept. 15 at 9 a.m. CDT at Teddy’s Residential Suites in Watford City, will...
September 8, 2014 - 6:24pm
August 12, 2014
EmPower ND recommends $1B in road and bridge spending in 2015-17
BISMARCK – The group charged with crafting a comprehensive energy policy for North Dakota is recommending state lawmakers spend nearly $1 billion on roads and bridges in the next two years and fast-track funding for upgrades in western counties affected by oil and gas development....
August 12, 2014 - 6:05pm
August 5, 2014
Other Views: Gas plant a big deal for ND
Last week’s announcement of a major investment in a state-of-the-art natural gas processing plant is good news, not only for those who want...
August 5, 2014 - 5:22pm
July 31, 2014
Honor the Earth takes Sandpiper protest to Brainerd
BRAINERD, Minn. — Honor the Earth, a group calling for rerouting Enbridge Energy’s proposed Sandpiper pipeline away from northern Minnesota,...
July 31, 2014 - 11:26pm
July 30, 2014
Stark County has second-most oil jobs
Stark County isn’t in the highest ranks of oil-producing counties, but it is for oil-related jobs. Likely because of companies based in Dickinson, Stark County surpassed three of the top four top oil-producing counties, McKenzie, Dunn and Mountrail, in raw number of oil and gas...
July 30, 2014 - 11:46pm
1 in 7 private sector jobs tied to oil, gas: Industry accounts for 28.5 percent of wages; data could affect formula for sharing oil tax revenue on local level
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s thriving oil and gas industry accounts for nearly one in seven private-sector jobs covered by unemployment insurance,...
July 30, 2014 - 11:41pm
July 15, 2014
Hotel Fryburg? Extended stay complex may come to small Bakken town
FRYBURG — Companies specializing in housing for oil and gas workers plan to build a $12.8 million extended-stay hotel where the former Fryburg...
July 15, 2014 - 11:19pm
July 12, 2014
U.S. takes stand against steel pipe imports
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Commerce Department on Friday set duties on South Korean steel pipe used in the oil and natural gas industry, reversing itself in one of the most contentious trade disputes in years after hefty lobbying from U.S. producers and lawmakers. The move, which is...
July 12, 2014 - 11:45pm
July 2, 2014
Higher gas prices seen as unlikely to affect Fourth of July travel
FARGO — Despite gas prices being at their highest levels since 2008, representatives from AAA and other travel associations do not expect holiday travel to be affected. Today’s national average price for gas is $3.67 per gallon, up nearly 20 cents from last year’s price of...
July 2, 2014 - 10:43pm
June 14, 2014
Oil is king: Crude, gas industry surpasses agriculture as North Dakota’s top economic driver
FARGO — Activities associated with oil and gas extraction have knocked the agricultural sector from its pedestal topping North Dakota’s economy. That,...
June 14, 2014 - 10:23pm
June 12, 2014
Axness: System defies common sense: PSC candidates want oil spill oversight consolidated
BISMARCK — Tyler Axness and Todd Reisenauer, Democratic candidates for the North Dakota Public Service Commission, say too many state agencies investigate oil and gas pipeline spills, causing a “bureaucratic disaster.” They would like to consolidate state oversight over oil...
June 12, 2014 - 11:07pm
June 11, 2014
PSC hearing planned for gas plant near Watford City
WATFORD CITY — The North Dakota Public Service Commission will hold a public hearing next week about a proposed natural gas processing plant that would be built about 13 miles southwest of Watford City. The hearing on a proposal from ONEOK Rockies Midstream is at 10 a.m. June 18...
June 11, 2014 - 12:38am
May 23, 2014
Attorney turns to Industrial Commission in flaring dispute
BISMARCK — An attorney involved in the recently dismissed class-action flaring lawsuits is now asking the North Dakota Industrial Commission to determine if mineral owners are owed royalty payments. Attorney Derrick Braaten delivered the requests Friday to the North Dakota Industrial...
May 23, 2014 - 6:23pm
May 21, 2014
Dalrymple: State has been ‘easy on companies’ for flaring, but adds: ‘Those days are over'
BISMARCK -- North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple made some of his strongest public comments yet to industry about flaring in a speech Wednesday at...
May 21, 2014 - 2:56pm