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Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
Hemp may be next gold mine for Native American tribes
AARP sues U.S. agency over employee wellness programs
Obama trolls Trump over 'mean tweet' on late-night TV
Leak at nuclear reactor in Norway is contained
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
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Martin R. Harnisch
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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
Illinois attorney general sues drug company over fentanyl drug marketing
Illinois' attorney general on Thursday, Aug. 25, sued Insys Therapeutics Inc, accusing it of deceptively marketing and selling an addictive fentanyl-based...
News/Nation and World
August 25, 2016 - 4:53pm
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