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Press Pass: Clinton accepts Democratic nomination, Benefit ride planned for Dickinson woman injured in motorcycle accident, Police Blotter
Public Input Meeting to be held Tuesday to discuss proposed improvements to N.D. Highway 8 near Richardton
Construction begins Monday on Highway 22 north of Dickinson
North Dakota's oldest person in assisted living celebrates 105th birthday
West Acres adds Maris museum guard in wake of heist
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
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
Twins trade Nunez to Giants
Class A Legion Baseball Notebook: Wahpeton, Valley City and West Fargo all pick up wins
Volunteers bow out of Class A legion tourney with loss to hard-hitting Devils Lake
Roughriders rebound against Grand Forks, keep season alive in Legion AA tournament
Big 7th pushes Twins past Orioles
Port: Real sovereignty for Native Americans would mean property rights and policy autonomy
Jacobs: More delay in North Dakotan's confirmation
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
Letter: Political parties doing anything to gain control
good bad and ugly
Johnny D. Witt
James "Jim" Reetz, Sr.
Grant Gerhard Gullickson
Con (Buz) Short
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 26, 2012
Dickinson infrastructure must grow: Planning project suggests it will take millions to help city keep up with population growth
The "Roadmap to the Future" is almost complete. The year-plus planning project conducted by Kadrmas, Lee and Jackson on behalf of the city of Dickinson will wrap up next month and is expected to be approved in January. Representatives from KLJ presented "Dickinson 2035: Roadmap to...
October 26, 2012 - 12:00am
October 6, 2012
Gubernatorial Debate: Candidates square off on oil boom challenges
FARGO -- The candidates in the North Dakota governor's race clashed in a debate Friday over their differing approaches to dealing with challenges...
October 6, 2012 - 12:00am
August 4, 2012
Ag industry facing challenges: Roads, surface rights important issues
As the fall elections draw near, southwest North Dakota has many issues it must face. The agricultural industry is booming, just like the oil...
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
July 27, 2012
Updated energy policy emphasizes infrastructure
BISMARCK -- An updated version of the state's energy policy emphasizes the need to invest in infrastructure, conduct more research and development,...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 7, 2012
Dunn County calls for crew camp moratorium
A crew camp moratorium will be in place in Dunn Center until the city can better review its housing situation. The moratorium was decided on at a special City Council meeting last week after it learned of a resident who was housing 10 to 12 workers on their property without getting...
July 7, 2012 - 12:00am
July 5, 2012
Bank to share royalties with oil-impacted towns
BISMARCK (AP) -- A bank with mineral interests in western North Dakota is returning some of its royalty income to communities that are impacted by oil development. AgriBank is the finance bank for Farm Credit Services.
July 5, 2012 - 12:00am
May 31, 2012
Official: State should invest up to $5 billion in oil counties
WILLISTON -- The state should invest up to $5 billion in northwest North Dakota communities with the most oil activity, the president of the North Dakota Petroleum Council said Wednesday. Ron Ness, while testifying to a group of legislators meeting in Williston, said communities...
May 31, 2012 - 12:00am
April 13, 2012
North Dakota infrastructure could limit Bakken drilling
DENVER (AP) -- Infrastructure challenges in western North Dakota could limit the number of oil and gas drilling rigs in the Bakken system's rich Williston Basin, industry executives said at a conference Thursday. As companies have flocked to tap resources there, heavy equipment has...
April 13, 2012 - 12:00am
March 28, 2012
DPG seeking comment for cable update
A telecommunications company plans to upgrade services in rural areas of Billings, McKenzie and Golden Valley counties this year and the Dakota Prairie Grasslands is seeking comments for the proposal. Reservation Telephone Cooperative wants to bring fiber optic cable to 136 rural...
March 28, 2012 - 12:00am
March 20, 2012
Hoeven: Private investment may help with infrastructure needs
Area leaders met with North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven at Dickinson Public Library on Monday and expressed the area's need for infrastructure. Hoeven...
March 20, 2012 - 12:00am
March 15, 2012
Officials wonder: Can Medora grow?
Plans for major construction, including nearly 200 guest rooms, is another reason to determine whether Medora's infrastructure can handle growth, Mayor Doug Ellison said. The Theodore Roosevelt Medora Foundation's five-year plan includes adding 40 rooms to the Badlands Motel, 150...
March 15, 2012 - 12:00am
March 14, 2012
Berg visits Dickinson
North Dakota Congressman Rick Berg met with Dickinson community leaders Tuesday to address housing concerns the area is facing because of an...
March 14, 2012 - 12:00am
February 29, 2012
Can South Heart grow?
South Heart has snagged the attention of another developer, city leaders said Monday. However, they question what the city infrastructure can handle. City Councilman Chuck Andrus said James Perdaems of South Heart informed the council in early February that a developer offered to...
February 29, 2012 - 12:00am
February 4, 2012
Gladstone facing water issues as more people come
Gladstone leaders fear "a continual influx of people" is putting stress on the community's water system. Mayor Kurt Martin said Monday the town's water pressure has weakened greatly as a result of an ongoing oil boom in the area. "That's where the influx is coming from right now,"...
February 4, 2012 - 12:00am
January 26, 2012
Natural gas transport capacity raises concerns
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota's natural gas production, which has been rising in step with its booming oil output, may require more pipeline capacity to carry the fuel to markets, a state official said. "Is the existing infrastructure in the ground going to be adequate?
January 26, 2012 - 12:00am