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Dedication of Robin Hall marks continued growth of unmanned aircraft opportunities at UND
Democrat Clinton makes history with U.S. presidential nomination
Horse possibly shot to death near Bismarck
Human remains identified as missing Bismarck resident
crime and courts
nation and world
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approves Dakota Access river crossing permits
Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
Developers plan ethanol plant near Jamestown
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Celebrations 'n' Crafts moves to new location
Ballard’s offensive surge coming at right time for Roughriders
Dickinson Volunteers ready to prove they belong as Legion A state tournament begins
Wentz: ‘Whenever my number is called, I’ll be ready’
Braves scratch out 2-0 win over Twins
Former Vikings WR Jennings retires after 10 seasons
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
Letter: Political parties doing anything to gain control
Letter: Local 563 at work on Dakota Access Pipeline
Monke: We need more visits like Giancarlo's
Port: Our increasingly Orwellian society
good bad and ugly
Oakley Robert Lee
Anton "Tony" Kralicek
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
January 8, 2016
Jundt: Time to move forward with Dakota Access Pipeline
BISMARCK -- With both South Dakota and Illinois regulatory commissions giving the green light to the Dakota Access Pipeline, it’s time for the North Dakota Public Service Commission to move expeditiously toward approval. The 1,100-mile pipeline, which amounts to a $1.4 billion investment...
January 8, 2016 - 6:52pm
December 17, 2015
Illinois becomes second state to approve Dakota Access Pipeline
Illinois has become the second state to approve a controversial interstate crude oil pipeline that is proposed to run from North Dakota to Illinois. Spokesman Bob Gough confirmed the Illinois Commerce Commission voted 5-0 Wednesday to approve a permit for that state’s 177-mile segment...
December 17, 2015 - 3:49pm
July 22, 2015
Illinois motorcyclist dies in crash with semi in South Dakota
SELBY, S.D. – A Glenview, Ill., motorcycle rider, identified as Irwin Lyons, died Tuesday in a two-vehicle crash four miles west of Selby. South Dakota Highway Patrol officials say Lyons, 65, was driving a 2002 BMW motorcycle west on U.S. Highway 12, approaching the north junction...
News/Nation and World
July 22, 2015 - 4:15pm
May 23, 2015
Landowners wary of huge pipeline project: Hearings upcoming on $3.7 billion, 1,134-mile project
WILLISTON, N.D. – The company that proposes a major crude oil pipeline for the Bakken says it will minimize impacts to agriculture and use state-of-the-art safety features, but nearly half of the landowners along the North Dakota route have yet to sign on to the project. The...
May 23, 2015 - 11:01pm
As oil trains roll across America, volunteer firefighters face big risk
NEW YORK - Volunteers at the Galena, Illinois, fire department were hosing down the smoldering wreck of a derailed BNSF oil train on the east...
March 23, 2015 - 10:16pm
March 7, 2015
Fire crews battling crude-train blaze after derailment
GALENA, Ill. — Firefighters were still working on Saturday to extinguish several blazes that erupted when a Burlington Northern Santa Fe LLC train loaded with crude oil derailed two days ago in a rural area of northwestern Illinois, a local official said. The incident marked the...
March 7, 2015 - 9:01pm
February 4, 2015
Marathon: Reversed Capline could move Canadian crude
The massive Capline pipeline could potentially move Canadian heavy crude to Louisiana refineries from Illinois if the route is reversed, Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s CEO said on Wednesday. Capline, the nation’s highest volume oil pipeline with capacity to move up to 1.2 million...
February 4, 2015 - 11:03pm
January 23, 2015
Pipeline through farm country raises questions: Dakota Access would ship 450K barrels of oil from North Dakota’s Bakken
IROQUOIS, S.D. — In a town of about 250, roughly 100 people gathered inside Iroquois gym to hear why a Texas-based company which should build...
January 23, 2015 - 12:34am
October 1, 2014
Dunn County commissioners wary on how pipeline will affect landowner rights
MANNING — Weathered by years of oil activity, Dunn County commissioners warned of the importance of landowner relations Wednesday as they met...
October 1, 2014 - 10:34pm
June 26, 2014
Energy Transfer proposes crude oil pipeline from ND to Illinois
WILLISTON -- Energy Transfer Partners announced this week it has commitments from shippers to move forward with an 1,100-mile crude oil pipeline from North Dakota to Patoka, Ill. The Bakken Pipeline would transport 320,000 barrels of Bakken oil per day to Illinois, where shippers...
June 26, 2014 - 5:43pm
August 5, 2012
Vertical skydiving world record broken in Illinois
OTTAWA, Ill. (AP) -- Falling at speeds of up to 220 mph, a group of nearly 140 skydivers shattered the vertical skydiving world record as they flew heads-down in a massive snowflake formation in northern Illinois. Three judges representing the Federation Aeronautique Internationale,...
August 5, 2012 - 12:00am
July 12, 2012
Corn farmers mow fields as drought worsens
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Some cornstalks in fields around the farm where David Kellerman works stand tall, but appearances can be deceiving....
July 12, 2012 - 12:00am
February 6, 2009
Bison beat WIU, stay atop league
MACOMB, Ill. -- North Dakota State expanded its lead in The Summit League on Thursday night by shrinking Western Illinois' offense to Nerf hoop proportions. Forward Michael Tveidt had all 11 of his points in a key second-half surge and the Bison improved to 11-1 in the conference...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Illinois governor impeached
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- Gov. Rod Blagojevich was impeached Friday by Illinois lawmakers furious that he turned state government into a "freak show," setting the stage for an unprecedented trial in the state Senate that could get him thrown out of office. The 114-1 vote in the Illinois...
January 9, 2009 - 3:46pm