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Judge in Michigan blocks deportation of 100 Iraqis
Yellowstone grizzly bears to lose Endangered Species protection
Man charged in Michigan airport stabbing tried to buy a gun before attack
Burgum opens applications for State Water Commission
Fargo becomes one of few fire departments in the region to fly its own drone
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Things your wedding server will never tell you
How do you keep a family together after a divorce?
Jung's seventh-inning homer lifts Dickinson Roughriders
From the floor up: Lewis builds on small DSU women’s basketball team in first season as head coach
Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox
Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft
UPDATE: Timberwolves acquire All-Star Butler from Bulls, give up LaVine, Dunn
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
Port: Heidi Heitkamp is the most disingenuous politician in North Dakota
Port: Kevin Cramer says Democrats caught in "academic bubble" where "socialism makes sense"
World of Wine: An introduction to the world of sherry wine
Keillor: Dreadful things are afoot
Sister Adele (Verena) Wehri
Leona and Lenora Dohrmann
Virgil H Heidecker
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
UPDATED: Manning fire destroys three homes; no injuries reported
December 3, 2015
Rules allows special oil radioactive landfills closer to wells
BISMARCK -- A final step in the adoption of health rules for the disposal of radioactive waste in North Dakota would provide oil companies a close-to-the-source disposal option, rather than hauling it to other states. A meeting of the Legislature’s Administrative Rules Committee...
December 3, 2015 - 11:00pm
August 9, 2015
Proposed Dunn County ordinance to benefit landowners
Landowners who are concerned about your right to have a say in where radioactive landfills will be located are invited to join us at the upcoming Dunn County Planning and Zoning and County Commission meetings. From the beginning, we’ve maintained that the decision on where to site...
August 9, 2015 - 12:00am
June 8, 2015
Nuverra launches experiment to re-use oil drilling waste
BISMARCK – An oilfield service company says it can recycle Bakken drilling waste while protecting the environment, turning waste that would...
June 8, 2015 - 11:35pm
April 15, 2015
Landowners fail to sway Dunn Co. commissioners on 60 percent rule, but say they will look at other options
MANNING - Dunn County commissioners defied a crowd of landowners Wednesday in voting down a 60-percent neighbor approval requirement for proposed...
April 15, 2015 - 11:19pm
March 18, 2015
Officials table 60 percent ordinance: As residents oppose landfill, legality of Dunn County zoning text in question
MANNING — A push to reinstate into the Dunn County land code a requirement that 60 percent of landowners within a half-mile of a landfill approve...
March 18, 2015 - 10:47pm
March 11, 2015
Getting their say back: Landowners crowd Dunn County meeting to reinstate zoning rule
Correction: An earlier version misstated the next steps for the amendment. It will be read before Dunn County commissioners twice and would take...
March 11, 2015 - 11:33am
November 27, 2013
Mountrail County denies requests for oil waste landfills
STANLEY — Mountrail County officials have denied requests for two landfills for oil field waste. The county's zoning board on Monday approved a one-year moratorium on any such landfills. Zoning board member David Hynek says the county needs more time to consider large-scale...
November 27, 2013 - 10:53am
November 23, 2013
Radioactive waste comes to the surface
WILLISTON — The state’s oil industry generates 75 tons of low-level radioactive waste per day and the state has few rules on how to handle...
November 23, 2013 - 4:41pm
July 19, 2013
Environmental groups take oil waste concerns to state health officials
BISMARCK - Two environmental groups say the amount of radioactive material around the Oil Patch is at a threatening level and only increasing as the state lags in enforcing environmental regulations. The newly formed Energy Industry Waste Coalition and the Dakota Resource Council,...
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
May 18, 2013
Radioactive waste on the radar: New group worried about improper disposal of oil field material
WILLISTON -- Landfill employees here discovered at least two "hot loads" this week, illustrating why a group of North Dakota citizens is worried...
May 18, 2013 - 12:00am
February 6, 2009
Legislators wrestle with landfill bills
BISMARCK -- North Dakota legislators struggling to enact laws that would allow new landfills to be sited while not running roughshod over rural residents considered two bills Thursday. Rep, Eliot Glassheim, D-Grand Forks, who also is on the Grand Forks City Council, has a bill that...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am