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October 25, 2016
Leaves of marijuana plants to extract the hemp fiber that is often used in traditional Japanese clothes and accessories, are seen at Japan's largest legal marijuana farm in Kanuma, Tochigi prefecture, Japan July 5, 2016. Picture taken July 5, 2016. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Hemp may be next gold mine for Native American tribes
October 25, 2016 - 10:54am
April 15, 2016
Joe Zayden, the Bakken region operations manager for Flow Data, had a booth Thursday at the Bakken Oil Product & Service Show at the West River Ice Center in Dickinson. He said his company is weathering the slowdown by “basically just trying to maintain what we have.” Though, he added, “We ain’t going anywhere,” Zayden said. (Dustin Monke / The Dickinson Press)
In lean times for oil industry, salespeople bear down
April 15, 2016 - 5:26pm
October 7, 2015
Representatives from Fisher Industries interact with a Trinity High School student at the Manufacturing Expo and Day Fair in Dickinson Wednesday. (Press Photo by Andrew Haffner)
Local companies hold expo for student outreach
October 7, 2015 - 11:37pm
September 23, 2015
Businesses say North Dakota friendly to UAS industry
September 23, 2015 - 11:46pm
Pat Ritzke, who started a new career as a mail carrier after 33 years in the oil industry, sorts packages for his route in Williston on Thursday. (FNS Photo by Amy Dalrymple)
Former oil industry manager finds job in post office
August 23, 2015 - 1:01am
May 13, 2015
Elizabeth Vreswyk, Renee Townsend, Alan Anderson and Paul Steffes sit on the panel discussion Wednesday for the shale energy industry workshop at the Strom Center.  (Andrew Wernette / The Dickinson Press)
DSU hosts workshop on small business in the Bakken
May 13, 2015 - 10:14pm
March 7, 2015
Jill Healy, Trial Runners’ co-founder and chief operating officer, looks over resumes in her Dickinson office on Wednesday.
Trial Runners continues to expand
March 7, 2015 - 10:06pm
Press Photo by Virginia Grantier 
Glenn Baranko, 41, president and CEO of Baranko Bros. Inc., stands in his company’s equipment yard north of Dickinson on Wednesday. He continues to oversee the dirt-moving company started in 1967 by his dad, Emil Baranko and his Uncle Ernie Baranko, on the family’s cattle ranch north of Belfield.
Still in the family: Need for dams on their ranch started Baranko Bros.' earth-moving company
March 7, 2015 - 10:03pm
February 28, 2015
Decision on plastic plant location may be delayed
February 28, 2015 - 10:36pm
October 14, 2014
FNS File Photo
The Great Plains Synfuels Plant near Beulah is the nation's only commercial scale coal gasification plant. Officials hope a partnership between the oil and coal industry can be formed to enhance production of both commodities.
Bakken oilfields may spawn new industry
October 14, 2014 - 11:08pm
September 23, 2014
Richardton OKs Halliburton sand plant
September 23, 2014 - 11:59am
June 14, 2014
Press Photo by Mike Hricik
A well pumps away Saturday near a farm west of Dickinson. The oil and gas industry has taken the No. 1 spot as North Dakota’s top economic driver.
Oil is king: Crude, gas industry surpasses agriculture as North Dakota’s top economic driver
June 14, 2014 - 10:23pm
January 30, 2014
Beef Talk: What’s changing in the beef industry?
January 30, 2014 - 11:14pm
January 4, 2014
Omdahl: Oil industry is getting by cheap
January 4, 2014 - 12:58pm
November 8, 2013
In this March 28, 2007 file photo lignite coal is mined at the Freedom Mine in Beulah, N.D. Two companies that have spent several years and $8 million in state money studying a pair of projects to develop North Dakota’s coal industry must soon decide whether to seek another extension or walk away from the projects. North Dakota produces about 30 million tons of lignite annually. (AP Photo/James MacPherson, file)
As coal projects languish, some question worth
November 8, 2013 - 7:01pm