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Farmer carrying extinguisher prevents grass fire from spreading
‘Click it or ticket’ enforcement planned ahead of July Fourth holiday
Killdeer PD investigating alleged armed encounter
Labor Department to review Obama-era rule that would expand overtime pay
Manning C-store accepting donations for families affected by fire
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Playing the music of a bygone era
Celebrating 20 years of Family Fun Day
Big & Rich to headline Roughrider concert
Things your wedding server will never tell you
Brady named NFL's top player in Top 100 poll
Bull riding winner Whitt shines on final day of Roughrider Days rodeo
Red Sox top Twins, Sale posts 10th victory
Grand Forks native Jackson Kunz commits to UND
Wild sign Olofsson to two-year contract
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
Jacobs: Are vetoes from ND, MN governors a coincidence, or a continuing experiment?
Port: Heidi Heitkamp blasted in the New York Times for being 'uninterested in sexism and misogyny'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Judith J. Jackson
Reuben E. Pladsen
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
November 8, 2013
As coal projects languish, some question worth
BISMARCK — Two companies that have spent several years and $8 million in state money studying a pair of projects to develop North Dakota’s...
November 8, 2013 - 7:01pm
October 6, 2013
Sugar faces challenges on both the supply and demand sides
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Here's a trend that sounds a sour note for the area sugar industry: Per-capita consumption of sugar and sweeteners has dropped...
October 6, 2013 - 12:00am
September 21, 2013
Oil, ag compete for role of ND's biggest industry
GRAND FORKS -- Is the oil industry now bigger than farming in North Dakota? The latest figures are rather startling, raising eyebrows on even...
September 21, 2013 - 12:00am
August 3, 2013
Energizing high school
Like Dickinson, the city of Laredo, Texas, sits on the fringes of a massive shale energy play, reaping both the rewards and the pitfalls that come with being located in an oil and gas hotbed. Though the energy plays are different -- the Bakken in North Dakota and the Eagle Ford in...
August 3, 2013 - 12:00am
October 31, 2012
Dunn County residents submit petition to put governor before grand jury
WILLISTON - Residents of Dunn County want a grand jury to decide if campaign contributions Gov.
October 31, 2012 - 7:12pm
August 18, 2012
Corruption in the Public Service Commission? Industry donations made to commissioners widespread
BISMARCK -- NextEra Energy needed approval for a wind farm. BNI Coal was facing penalties for environmental rules. The Arthur Companies needed...
August 18, 2012 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
Judge: Dickinson industrial park explosion dispute will be settled
The ripples from a January 2010 explosion in Dickinson are still being felt in Southwest District Court. The explosion was caused when a propane...
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
April 3, 2012
Dickinson depot to provide water for oil industry
A Southwest Water Authority depot that may reduce truck traffic in Dickinson is expected to be complete by June 1, though SWA has yet to strike a deal with the city, officials said during a meeting at the Elks Lodge in Dickinson Monday. "We're moving forward regardless," said Mary...
April 3, 2012 - 12:00am
January 31, 2011
Despite China's might, US factories maintain edge
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. factories are closing. American manufacturing jobs are reappearing overseas. China's industrial might is growing each year. And it might seem as if the United States doesn't make world-class goods as well as some other nations. "There's no reason Europe or...
January 31, 2011 - 6:36am
September 29, 2010
Report: Growth fueled by mining and oil extraction
BISMARCK -- North Dakota's oil industry helped boost the state to a 14.6 percent increase in taxable sales and purchases this spring. Tax Commissioner Cory Fong released a key economic report today that says taxable sales and purchases were $3.416 billion during April, May and June...
September 29, 2010 - 11:33am
April 4, 2010
Industrial park study conducted
A feasibility study recently conducted in Stark County outlined six sites where an industrial park could easily be developed. "It basically gave some parameters as to what would go into an industrial park, what kind of investments would be necessary, and basically trying to determine...
April 4, 2010 - 12:00am
June 20, 2009
Pharmacy industry may narrow gap in coverage
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House, key lawmakers and the pharmaceutical industry are negotiating a possible deal to have drug companies pay for narrowing a gap in coverage in the prescription drug program for Medicare, officials said Friday night. These officials said that the proposal...
June 20, 2009 - 12:00am
April 25, 2008
Uranium industry may make a comeback because of increased demand
DICKINSON - Uranium mining, once common in southwestern North Dakota, may make a comeback in the near future as a result of increased demand for the radioactive material. Formation Resources Inc. out of Bismarck recently applied for a permit for exploration in southeastern Billings...
April 25, 2008 - 12:00am
March 27, 2008
Industry, scientists urge fast track for CO2 research
BISMARCK -- The future of North Dakota's and other states' coal industries may lie in pond scum, coal cookies and a whole bunch of money. They were all part of the discussion Wednesday when power, coal and government experts told Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., and Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont.,...
March 27, 2008 - 12:00am
March 6, 2008
'Tourism Congress' discusses the main challenges of the industry
DICKINSON - Improving signage for tourist-based enterprises, recruiting employees for the tourism industry, developing a positive attitude toward tourism in North Dakota and educating everyone on the value of tourism to the state are the main challenges facing the state's number two...
March 6, 2008 - 12:00am