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Defenders of Wildlife take aim at Corps plan for Yellowstone River, fish
Measure 4 aims to decrease smoking rates, but opponents fear $70 million annual 'blank check'
North Dakota's Flying Farmer is back at stunts again
Write-in candidates certified for November election
Actress Shailene Woodley set for January trial in pipeline protest
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
Dickinson State WR Skabo earns NSAA honor
NDSU football schedules Butler for game at Target Field
Eagles' stifling defense flusters Bradford, Vikings
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
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
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
Keystone XL pipeline
April 1, 2016
Proposed pipeline would carry oil to Canada
WILLISTON – The company that proposed the Keystone XL Pipeline is now moving forward with a new pipeline that would carry crude oil from the Bakken north to Canada. TransCanada Corp. will hold three open house events next week along the route of the proposed Upland Pipeline, which...
April 1, 2016 - 5:31pm
February 4, 2016
43 state legislators seek Keystone XL approval
PIERRE, S.D. -- About 40 percent of South Dakota's state legislators banded together on Thursday in support of the Keystone XL pipeline. A resolution urging Congress to support and ask the U.S. secretary of state to approve the 1,179-mile crude oil pipeline from Canada through the...
News/Nation and World
February 4, 2016 - 8:42pm
November 6, 2015
Disgust in Bowman County, Baker over Keystone XL rejection
SCRANTON—Ken Steiner looks out the window of his house and sees thousands of pipes sitting in a railyard. Today, the Bowman County Commissioner...
November 6, 2015 - 7:47pm
Obama rejects Keystone XL pipeline
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday rejected the proposedKeystone XL oil pipeline from Canada in a victory for environmentalists...
November 6, 2015 - 5:33pm
September 23, 2015
White House says State Dept. still considering Keystone pipeline
WASHINGTON - Following remarks by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton that she disapproves of the Keystone XL pipeline project,...
September 23, 2015 - 3:05pm
July 29, 2015
Keystone XL veto coming, sources tell Hoeven
WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. John Hoeven said Wednesday he’s been told by sources that President Barack Obama plans to veto the Keystone XL pipeline after Congress goes into recess in August. Obama’s previous strategy had been to defeat the Keystone XL through endless delays,...
July 29, 2015 - 7:34pm
May 6, 2015
Hoeven, Donnelly reintroduce energy infrastructure bill
WASHINGTON - A bipartisan effort in Congress is again pushing for legislation that could speed up energy infrastructure projects such as the...
News/Nation and World
May 6, 2015 - 7:40pm
January 26, 2015
Senate blocks Keystone XL pipeline
WASHINGTON — Democrats in the U.S. Senate blocked the Keystone XL pipeline bill from moving forward on Monday, but supporters of the project vowed to push ahead and eventually get a vote on the measure. The Senate failed to get the 60 votes needed to limit debate, voting...
January 26, 2015 - 9:58pm
January 2, 2015
U.S. Senate panel to introduce Keystone XL bill Thursday
WASHINGTON -- The head of the Senate energy committee plans to introduce a bill next week to force approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, though the full chamber faces a battle in obtaining needed votes to overcome any veto by President Barack Obama. Keystone supporters say...
January 2, 2015 - 5:23pm
February 19, 2014
Keystone XL opponents gain victory in Nebraska ruling
By Bryan Horwath firstname.lastname@example.org WASHINGTON — A Nebraska judge ruled Wednesday that the state’s Public Service Commission, rather than Gov. Dave Heineman, R-Neb., has the authority to approve an alternative route through his state for the Keystone XL pipeline...
February 19, 2014 - 5:15pm
February 11, 2014
Cruz urges broad Republican focus on energy
WASHINGTON - Republicans should think beyond their support of the Keystone XL pipeline for other ways to encourage U.S. energy production, Republican Sen. Ted Cruz, a potential 2016 White House contender and Tea Party favorite, said on Monday. Cruz, who has been criticized by some...
February 11, 2014 - 10:34am
April 12, 2013
Hoeven: Recent spills shouldn't deter Keystone XL's construction
While opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline have used recent oil spills to bemoan its potential construction, Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., took...
April 12, 2013 - 12:40pm
March 31, 2013
Sierra Club puts Keystone XL approval chance at 50 percent
A crystal ball capable of predicting the presidential approval of an international pipeline to bring Canada's tar sands oil to Texas refineries has yet to be found as a top official with the Sierra Club this week put the chances at 50 percent. With Republicans -- and some Democrats,...
March 31, 2013 - 12:00am
March 17, 2013
TransCanada plans South Dakota camp
COLOME, S.D. -- TransCanada Corp. plans to build a workforce camp just south of Colome if the Keystone XL pipeline gains approval. Jeff Rauh, project representative for TransCanada, said in an interview with The Mitchell (S.D.) Daily Republic that the company would construct a workforce...
March 17, 2013 - 10:19pm
April 22, 2012
Pipeline proposals may decrease need for Keystone XL
WILLISTON -- Several pipeline proposals that are in the works diminish the importance of the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline for North Dakota, according to the state's public service commissioner. Kevin Cramer said that projects such as the Bakken Crude Express Pipeline proposed...
April 22, 2012 - 12:00am