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Mississippi governor appoints Cindy Hyde-Smith to the Senate - and draws a backlash from the White House
'A ticking time bomb': How Cambridge Analytica's whistleblower became Facebook's unlikely foil
Lobbyists seek backdoor to deregulation through NAFTA talks
Burgum to tour downtown Dickinson
DSU Rodeo Council to hold membership drive Friday
crime and courts
nation and world
YouTube bans firearm sales and how-to videos, prompting backlash
It's not just Facebook. Big Tech revolt has begun, Nomura says
ND Health Department pulls proposed cottage foods rules
Deere is worried about retaliation against U.S. agriculture
Two North Dakota women named 2018 Bush Fellows
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
A barber tried for years to cut an autistic boy's hair. Then they had a breakthrough.
No, the pope did not convince Stephen Hawking to believe in God on his deathbed
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
Sparkling wines are not created equally
Where communities thrive: Megan Klassen shares love of Dickinson through her work
New business creating custom duck calls with pets' ashes
On the starting grid: Midgets track and field season begins Thursday at Williston
UND likely to lose two early to NHL, but will retain its veteran centermen
Wiggins, Towns stepping up when Timberwolves need them most
Shipley: For Sano, Twins and MLB, these are high stakes
COLUMN: The wisdom of youth, the burden of potential
COLUMN: Recognizing Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
COLUMN: March 29th National Vietnam War Veterans Day
OPINION: Secretary Perdue -- a True Partner for North Dakota
Commentary: No, billionaires won't save us - that's a myth that links Zuckerberg and Trump
Anthony "Tony" Karsky
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Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
Tilted Tulip, many things for many people
New clothing store opens in Bowman
Dickinson 4-H and FFA chapters continue to prepare students
Viola LaFontaine leads Mott-Regent schools, set to retire at the end of the year
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
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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.
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.
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