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Dalrymple asks attorney general to investigate McKenzie sheriff
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
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
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
February 16, 2008
Survey benefits all in the ag industry
DICKINSON - Information is a powerful ally. Producers can provide information about what they do and need done through a nationwide survey which evaluates and informs those in the agricultural industry and government on how best to institute change across the state and nation. The...
February 16, 2008 - 12:00am