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Sisters encourage others to get colonoscopies and be mindful of their health
Panel votes to phase out ND center for tobacco prevention
Refugee resettlement study bill passes ND House, Democrat calls it "mean-spirited"
Dickinson talks blue law: Local businesses give thoughts on potential change in Sunday hours law
After cases of 911 overdose calls lead to charges, ND Good Samaritan law may see changes
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: N.D. House Democrat insults sponsor of refugee study 'born in prejudice and suspicion'
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Port: Young legislators learn that in politics the people are never wrong (even when they’re wrong)
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Jeffrey "Jeff" Schirado
Mary Ann Engelhart
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
February 28, 2015
Letter: Thank Obama for Keystone XL veto
North Dakota needs to thank President Obama for his veto of the Keystone XL pipeline bill. Proponents say it will reduce train traffic of oil cars through cities like Fargo and Devils Lake. The pipeline would do that because it would be transporting 800,000 barrels of toxic tar from...
February 28, 2015 - 10:25pm
February 26, 2015
Obama explains Keystone XL pipeline veto in interview with WDAY’s Kealy
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama explained his veto of the Keystone XL pipeline bill in an interview with WDAY anchor Kerstin Kealy broadcast Thursday night. “Part of the reason North Dakota has done so well is that we have been very much promoting domestic, U.S. energies,”...
February 26, 2015 - 11:51pm
February 24, 2015
Obama vetoes Keystone XL bill, but supporters say they'll still work to get legislation passed
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama didn’t waste time vetoing a bill that would have allowed Congress to approve the Keystone XL pipeline....
February 24, 2015 - 7:26pm
February 19, 2015
Proposed pipeline would send Bakken oil east through Canada
WILLISTON — A proposed pipeline from the same company behind the Keystone XL would connect Bakken crude with markets now reached only by rail. TransCanada Corp. plans to seek approval for the $600 million Upland Pipeline that would carry oil from south of Williston and head north...
February 19, 2015 - 9:35pm
February 13, 2015
Baumgarten: Everyone thinks they are right
Who is right when both sides say the other is wrong? It’s a question that popped into my head multiple times this week, especially with the battle over the Keystone XL pipeline and Common Core. After all, both sides of the two hot-button issues think they are absolutely right,...
February 13, 2015 - 11:57pm
TransCanada eyes North Dakota for pipeline project
Pipeline company TransCanada Corp. is planning to ask the U.S. government for a permit to build a new 200-mile pipeline from North Dakota across the border into Canada, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing an unnamed source. The company expects to announce the $600 million Upland...
February 13, 2015 - 11:47pm
February 11, 2015
TransCanada opposes U.S. EPA on Keystone XL carbon footprint
TransCanada Corp. rejected the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s inference that its Keystone XL pipeline would help increase the rate of oil sands production even at lower oil prices and raise greenhouse gas emissions. The U.S. State Department, which is evaluating the pipeline,...
February 11, 2015 - 10:22pm
Keystone XL bill heading to Obama’s desk
WASHINGTON — A bill to give Congressional authority over one of the most controversial pipeline projects in U.S. history is now heading to President Barack Obama’s desk. The House of Representatives on Wednesday passed the Senate’s amended bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline...
February 11, 2015 - 10:10pm
U.S. House leader says State Department stonewalling on Keystone XL
WASHINGTON -- U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner on Thursday accused the State Department of stonewalling its review of the long-pending Keystone XL pipeline, saying Secretary of State John Kerry must address the issue to make the department's actions more transparent. "The...
February 11, 2015 - 3:00pm
February 4, 2015
Marathon: Reversed Capline could move Canadian crude
The massive Capline pipeline could potentially move Canadian heavy crude to Louisiana refineries from Illinois if the route is reversed, Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s CEO said on Wednesday. Capline, the nation’s highest volume oil pipeline with capacity to move up to 1.2 million...
February 4, 2015 - 11:03pm
February 3, 2015
EPA: State Department should weigh oil drop in Keystone decision
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. environmental regulator urged the State Department to weigh plunging oil prices in its forthcoming recommendation on the Keystone XL oil pipeline, saying such a drop could mean the project will lead to higher greenhouse gas emissions. With crude oil prices...
February 3, 2015 - 10:54am
January 29, 2015
Keystone XL bill passes in Senate, faces Obama veto
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate has passed its Keystone XL bill, but an anticipated veto is expected to rupture the pipeline project. Senators...
January 29, 2015 - 7:34pm
January 27, 2015
Other Views: Don’t disparage pipeline construction jobs
With pipeline projects come jobs. It’s just plain logic that many people — maybe thousands of people — will be needed to build them. Yet we constantly hear that pipelines won’t be as economically lucrative as some believe, because many of the associated jobs will be “temporary.” We...
January 27, 2015 - 11:57pm
January 26, 2015
U.S Senate stops Keystone XL pipeline bill from moving forward
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 voted 54 to 37 to limit debate on the bill that would allow Congress...
January 26, 2015 - 6:11pm
January 13, 2015
Activists gather across Minnesota to protest Keystone
MINNEAPOLIS — More than two dozen protesters gathered Tuesday in a chilly Government Plaza in downtown Minneapolis to protest the proposed...
January 13, 2015 - 11:16pm