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Senate confirms Pompeo to be Trump's CIA director
Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
Trump White House vows to stop China taking South China Sea islands
Debate begins on ND bill to exempt higher ed applicants from open records law
ND legislators going round and round on daylight saving time, time zone discussions
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Dickinson State softball picked 1st, baseball 4th in NSAA poll
Blyleven says Twins' improvement has to start with pitching
UND gets commitment from right-handed defenseman
SCHLOSSMAN: Road trip may be what UND needs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
May 14, 2014
Frustrations grow over 40th Street woes: City, businesses try to find a solution as project hangs in limbo
Jared Scheeler first heard of business partner Chris Fitterer’s plan to build a convenience store in Dickinson in 2012. Scheeler had been...
May 14, 2014 - 11:37pm
April 25, 2014
Baker Hughes to disclose all fracking chemicals
Hoping to increase public trust of the practice, international oilfield services company Baker Hughes has started the process of disclosing 100 percent of chemicals it uses in hydraulic fracturing. Trade secrets can get in the way of full disclosure on websites like FracFocus, so...
April 25, 2014 - 9:18pm
January 24, 2014
Oil industry joins world of 3D printing
General Electric’s oil and gas division will start pilot production of 3D printed metal fuel nozzles for its gas turbines in the second half of this year, a major step toward using the technology for mass-manufactured parts in the industry. Full production of the printed fuel nozzles...
January 24, 2014 - 9:14pm
November 15, 2013
US justices to hear Halliburton class action
Reuters The U.S. Supreme Court, which in recent years has ruled for business in a string of high-profile cases, agreed on Friday to hear...
November 15, 2013 - 7:49pm
September 18, 2013
Oil industry on display on Alerus Center floor
GRAND FORKS -- Booths lined Grand Forks' Alerus Center arena floor Tuesday, with tables covered in pens, coffee mugs and hats marked with companies'...
September 18, 2013 - 12:00am
August 14, 2013
Recycling fracking water a 'game-changer'
WATFORD CITY -- The technology is now available to allow oil companies to recycle water used for hydraulic fracturing in North Dakota, industry...
August 14, 2013 - 12:00am
July 16, 2013
OSHA slaps Halliburton with citations
For the first time ever, oil industry giant Halliburton has been cited for workplace safety violations in North Dakota. A release issued Monday by the U.S. Department of Labor detailed two "serious safety violations" levied against the energy giant in relation to the Jan.
July 16, 2013 - 12:00am
January 22, 2013
Fracking death ruled accidental, caused by chest, abdominal injuries
BISMARCK - A Duluth, Minn., man who died at a hydraulic fracturing site Saturday died of chest and abdominal injuries when he was hit by oilfield equipment, the North Dakota Medical Examiner's Office said in a report issued Tuesday. The report of death for Mike Krajewski, 49, who...
January 22, 2013 - 5:04pm
August 21, 2012
Fracking sand depot in the works in Richardton
RICHARDTON -- City commissioners unanimously agreed to allow annexation of nearly 80 acres of land south of the railroad for a fracking sand railroad depot during a meeting Monday at City Hall. The next step is to hold a hearing on Oct. 8 at City Hall (no time was set as of Monday)....
August 21, 2012 - 12:00am
June 24, 2012
Oil companies are giving back millions to North Dakota
WILLISTON -- As oil companies increase their presence in North Dakota, many are finding more ways to give back to local communities. For Marathon Oil, getting involved locally and supporting the community with donations is a priority, said Terry Kovacevich, Bakken asset team manager. "We're...
June 24, 2012 - 12:00am
November 18, 2010
Groups question 'fracking' safety
GRAND FORKS -- The clamor appears to be growing for greater regulation of "fracking," the mineral extraction process that has helped to fuel North Dakota's oil boom. On the heels of a critical "60 Minutes" report Sunday, oil and gas giant Halliburton has begun to disclose some of...
November 18, 2010 - 12:00am
January 9, 2010
Halliburton moving more people to area
Amid a housing shortage, a big oil player is in talks of moving about 150 individuals and families to the area. "We are currently experiencing an upswing in our business in the area and have stepped up our staffing efforts to meet those needs," said Diana Gabriel, Halliburton's senior...
January 9, 2010 - 12:00am
February 7, 2009
Family of slain contractor sues Halliburton, KBR
HOUSTON (AP) -- A lawsuit against two military contractors claims the companies' mistakes led U.S. soldiers to believe an American truck driver working for the contractors might be an insurgent steering a bomb-laden truck onto a U.S. military base. In a lawsuit filed in Houston this...
February 7, 2009 - 5:30pm