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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
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
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
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
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
Martin R. Harnisch
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
September 29, 2016
Pipeline subject of Public Service Commission debate
FARGO — The Dakota Access Pipeline was a topic of debate Thursday afternoon among candidates for one seat on the three-person North Dakota...
September 29, 2016 - 8:52pm
July 9, 2016
Coming down the track: safer oil trains?
GRAND FORKS—Three years ago Wednesday, an unattended train carrying crude oil from North Dakota rolled down a hill toward the town of Lac-Megantic,...
July 9, 2016 - 6:12pm
June 8, 2016
Pipeline route will avoid cables near missile silo
NEW TOWN -- State regulators approved a short crude oil pipeline project Wednesday in Mountrail County. It took more than a year to work with the U.S. Air Force to avoid disturbing underground communication cables in a portion of the proposed route. In January 2015, Houston-based...
June 8, 2016 - 11:14pm
May 24, 2016
Third leg of Sacagawea pipeline approved, creating link with Dakota Access
BISMARCK – North Dakota regulators on Tuesday approved the third leg of a pipeline that will provide a link across Lake Sakakawea to the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline, which is now under construction and will be the largest crude oil pipeline out of the Bakken. During a special...
May 24, 2016 - 1:24pm
May 5, 2016
After five outages in two weeks, Xcel assures PSC of efforts to improve Fargo reliability
BISMARCK – Xcel Energy assured North Dakota regulators Thursday that it’s taking steps to improve reliability for Fargo customers after five power outages in the past two weeks and paying out nearly $400,000 in credits to customers for failing to meet performance targets set in...
May 5, 2016 - 4:08pm
March 31, 2016
PSC hearing about Brady Wind Farm sees over 150 people in attendance
More than 150 people gathered with coffee in hand before 8 a.m. Wednesday at Dickinson City Hall prepared for a long discussion about the proposed...
March 31, 2016 - 2:30pm
March 17, 2016
Panel studying extension of natural gas service to ND communities
BISMARCK – Despite being awash in the natural resource, North Dakota has nearly 370 communities without natural gas service, and an economic development official told state lawmakers Thursday that extending service is crucial to attracting businesses and growing communities. However,...
March 17, 2016 - 6:01pm
March 9, 2016
Xcel customers to see refund in nuclear waste storage settlement
BISMARCK – The federal government’s failure to secure a storage site for spent nuclear fuel will mean a refund for residential customers of Xcel Energy in North Dakota as part of an ongoing settlement. The state Public Service Commission on Wednesday approved Xcel’s request...
March 9, 2016 - 5:16pm
February 24, 2016
Officials say new Cass County pipeline should help with gasoline, diesel supply – and potentially prices
BISMARCK – Gasoline and diesel fuel supplies – and potentially prices – will improve for North Dakota and Minnesota consumers with construction...
February 24, 2016 - 5:22pm
ND to charge $100,000 more for oversight of huge pipeline project
BISMARCK – North Dakota regulators were granted a rare request Wednesday to charge an additional fee to oversee construction of what will be the largest crude oil pipeline out of the state’s prolific Bakken oilfield. The state Emergency Commission voted 6-0 to give the Public...
February 24, 2016 - 11:40am
February 22, 2016
Little public input for pipeline
KILLDEER—Hardly any members of the public came to testify before the North Dakota Public Service Commission at a public hearing Monday...
February 22, 2016 - 6:54pm
February 10, 2016
Complaints against electric companies down slightly in ND
BISMARCK – Consumer complaints against the three investor-owned electric companies in North Dakota were down slightly last year, the state’s Public Service Commission said Wednesday. The PSC released its second annual report on public contacts since reinstating a consumer affairs...
February 10, 2016 - 4:55pm
PSC approves one Sacagawea pipeline, sets hearing for another
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Public Service Commission on Wednesday approved a crude oil pipeline in Mountrail County and set a public hearing for another proposed by the same company in McKenzie County. The three-member panel unanimously granted a route permit for Sacagawea Pipeline...
February 10, 2016 - 3:47pm
February 3, 2016
PSC granted permit for $2 billion in energy projects in 2015
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Public Service Commission approved more than $2 billion in energy-related projects in 2015, the agency said this week. The siting permits approved last year included 16 transmission pipelines totaling more than 495 miles, including both new projects and...
February 3, 2016 - 3:49pm
January 20, 2016
Updated: ND regulators OK route for Dakota Access Pipeline
BISMARCK – North Dakota regulators granted a route permit Wednesday for what will be the largest crude oil pipeline out of the state’s fruitful...
January 20, 2016 - 9:28pm