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Man arrested for terrorizing after 4-hour Grand Forks hotel standoff
Ducks in the Bakken: DU research project aims to shed light on impact of oil and gas development on duck production and density
Municipal and Stark County Courts: Cases closed May 11-18
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North Dakota rig count stays steady, down 1 this week
Landowners protest proposed Bakken pipeline in Iowa
Iowa investigators looking into prostitutes-for-pipeline claim
Public hearings on Dakota Access Pipeline set; Killdeer to host June 15
Oil tycoon called for college scientists' dismissal, emails say
Honoring America's veterans: Memorial Day a time to remember a Vietnam War hero
Service to country during wartime: Jim Fisher recalls tour of duty in Vietnam
Dance studio to present recital
Long-Steier plan June wedding
2015 Graduation Edition
Midgets rally late to beat Sabers
Jung moves on in state singles tournament
Dickinson places seventh at Links of ND
Mandan rallies to beat Midgets in West semis
Justice denied to Stark County landowners
Heitkamp: The importance of service — in many ways
Veeder: After miles of backroads, understanding what we're all about
Our View: Congrats to Wilz, grads, Blue Hawks
Letter: Former Dickinson athletes are Division I stars in and out of sports
Mary Margaret Kannenberg
Margaret "Margie" Bandle
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UPDATE: Remains of 'construction worker' found in north Dickinson
Landowners wary of huge pipeline project: Hearings upcoming on $3.7 billion, 1,134-mile project
WILLISTON, N.D. – The company that proposes a major crude oil pipeline for the Bakken says it will minimize impacts to agriculture and use state-of-the-art safety features, but nearly half of the landowners along the North Dakota route have yet to sign on to the project. The...
Energy / oil
19 min 31 sec ago
April 16, 2015
Letter: Pipeline restoration and reclamation oversight program gives voice to landowners
Teamwork is a powerful tool. When a group of people with different interests work toward a common goal, something remarkable happens. That is exactly the case with the new pipeline restoration and reclamation oversight program passed by the Legislature and signed into law on Wednesday....
opinion / letters
April 16, 2015 - 5:28pm
March 18, 2015
Letter: Dunn County landowners trying to keep their 60 percent
I think everyone can agree that a landowner gets to decide what happens to his land, not the government. But right now, the government of Dunn County, our elected Board of Commissioners, has more influence over my land and land values than I do. And it can happen to anybody. I talked...
opinion / letters
March 18, 2015 - 10:12pm
Coyote Catalog available for hunters, landowners
The Coyote Catalog, a statewide effort connecting coyote hunters and trappers with landowners who want fewer coyotes in their areas, has been reopened by the North Dakota Department of Agriculture and the North Dakota Game and Fish Department.
news / outdoors
December 18, 2014 - 12:15am
October 16, 2014
Leier: Establishing contacts with landowners
The popularity of North Dakota’s Private Land Open to Sportsmen program has created somewhat of an expectation for hunters.
news / outdoors
October 16, 2014 - 12:26am
January 30, 2014
Right-of-way access may pose biggest delay in capturing gas
FARGO — A key to solving North Dakota’s chronic gas flaring problem will be to overcome landowner objections to allowing collection lines on their property. A petroleum industry task force is proposing policies and legislation to enhance right-of-way access for gathering lines...
Energy / Bakken
January 30, 2014 - 11:01pm
December 13, 2013
Consolidating for a smaller ‘footprint’
Multi-well pads are becoming bigger and a more common sight in the western North Dakota Oil Patch. The pads consolidate impacts to nearby landowners and the environment to one concentrated spot, rather than single wells being sprinkled across the landscape. The wells’ coziness...
Energy / oil
December 13, 2013 - 7:43pm
U.S. drilling boom leaves some homeowners in a big hole
When Gary Gless bought his sleek, modernist house in Los Angeles in 2002, he thought he had hit a “gold mine.” The world’s largest inner-city park — featuring a lush, 18-hole golf course — was about to get built across the street. Gless’s balcony was set to overlook the...
Energy / oil
December 13, 2013 - 7:14pm
April 8, 2013
Lawmakers say 3 bills address landowner problems
BISMARCK -- Landowners and mineral producers should be able to settle their disputes easier with three bills Republican lawmakers say will create a benchmark for other states to look to when it comes to oil and gas development. Lawmakers highlighted three pieces of legislation during...
Energy / news / north dakota / oil
April 8, 2013 - 7:22pm
December 26, 2010
Oil boom: Land access, safety issues come to forefront
Myron Hanson, whose family has farmed in Bottineau and Williams counties for more than a century, will go to Bismarck next month to lobby the North Dakota Legislature, appealing for tighter regulations on energy companies' access to and use of their land during development. "The...
Energy / local / news / oil
December 26, 2010 - 12:00am
April 9, 2009
Group files new complaint over coal plant
Six landowners and the Dakota Resource Council filed an updated complaint against GTL Energy for failing to get a coal preparation plant permit before building a plant near South Heart. The Wednesday move is the latest in a battle that has gone on for months. Great Northern Power...
coal / Energy
April 9, 2009 - 11:00pm
March 25, 2009
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department holds advisory board meetings twice a year to update outdoorsmen and landowners throughout the state...
March 25, 2009 - 11:20pm
February 8, 2009
Landowners to claim mineral rights
Since 2003, landowners who own the surface rights to their property, but not the mineral rights, have had the right to claim any minerals rights deemed abandoned if nothing has been done with them for 20 years. Since 2003, long lost mineral rights holders have appeared out of the...
February 8, 2009 - 12:00am