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Pipeline protesters reject 'unlawful' label
Cass prosecutors charge SD man with rarely used HIV charge
Two arrested on suspicion of swiping $10K from ND hockey club
Grand Forks airport expects drop in revenue in 2017
Man declared dead after being found unresponsive in Grand Forks hotel
crime and courts
nation and world
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Drug prices keep rising with no end in sight
The corny truth about high fructose corn syrup
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Live pregame show, blog: Charleston Southern at Bison football game
Everybody steps up for Titans football in season-opening win over Killdeer
Upon further review, Peterson decides not to play in preseason
SHIPLEY: Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
Tigers complete sweep of skidding Twins
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
Murdock: Never Trump seeds would bear socialist fruit
Letter: We don’t need annual legislative session, we need term limits
Letter: Respect for community and property needed
good bad and ugly
George F. Anton
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
May 20, 2016
Cattlemen talk market volatility
Larry Schnell, owner of Stockmen's Livestock Exchange in Dickinson, drew applause from his industry colleagues Friday when he said cattlemen...
May 20, 2016 - 5:10pm
May 2, 2016
Pipe dreams still alive for selected few in US energy rout
NEW YORK -- An energy market rout has ravaged fortunes from Texas to North Dakota and hit thousands of small investors, but some tycoons are still coining it in thanks to a piece of financial engineering that has tilted the playing field in their favor.U.S. pipeline billionaire Kelcy...
May 2, 2016 - 12:55pm
Halliburton and Baker Hughes scrap $28 billion merger
Oilfield services provider Halliburton Co. and smaller rival Baker Hughes Inc. announced the termination of their $28 billion merger deal on...
May 2, 2016 - 12:47pm
April 29, 2016
Spot U.S. crude rally narrows
Spot U.S. crude oil futures’ discount to the next trading month, known as contango, hit its smallest levels since January on Friday, reducing the advantages of storing oil in the United States for later delivery. The discount narrowed to 74 cents a barrel earlier in the session...
April 29, 2016 - 10:00pm
April 27, 2016
Real estate activist says ND economy led to real estate investment trust's stock drop
NEW YORK -- An activist hedge fund focused on real estate launched its first public bet against a company on Wednesday, prompting Investors Real Estate Trust shares to fall more than 11 percent.Land & Buildings, founded by former Citigroup analyst Jonathan Litt, released an investor...
News/Nation and World
April 27, 2016 - 2:36pm
April 5, 2016
MDU Resources completes sale of oil, gas assets
BISMARCK - MDU Resources Group announced Tuesday it has exited the oil exploration and production business and finalized the sale of Fidelity Exploration & Production Co. David Goodin, president and CEO of MDU Resources, said in a statement the move lowers the company’s risk...
April 5, 2016 - 5:52pm
March 25, 2016
Despite oil’s decline, energy companies win with equity offerings
NEW YORK — More than a dozen companies in the hard-hit exploration and production energy industry have announced new share offerings this year — and have generally been rewarded in the stock market for the strategy. Although it might seem that companies would upset their investor...
March 25, 2016 - 10:00pm
March 9, 2016
U.S. crude hits three-month high on gasoline drawdown, OPEC speculation
NEW YORK -- Oil prices rose as much as 5 percent on Wednesday, with U.S. crude hitting three-month highs after a big gasoline inventory drawdown amid improving demand overshadowed growing record high crude stockpiles. Speculation that top producers might agree soon to an output freeze...
March 9, 2016 - 3:39pm
February 24, 2016
Whiting Petroleum posts nearly $100 million quarterly loss
Whiting Petroleum Corp, North Dakota's largest oil producer, slashed its 2016 budget by 80 percent on Wednesday, saying it will suspend all fracking operations and reduce output to wait for higher crude prices . Shares jumped 7.7 percent to $4 per share in after-hours trading as investors...
February 24, 2016 - 5:11pm
January 19, 2016
Kemp: North Dakota's steady production shows why oil market rebalancing is so hard
LONDON -- North Dakota's oil production has been flat for more than a year, but it hasn't fallen despite the sharp drop in prices, illustrating...
January 19, 2016 - 9:38am
January 15, 2016
Oil falls below $30, pulling world stocks down
NEW YORK -- Oil prices dove below $30 a barrel on Friday, dragging major equity indices around the world sharply lower, as fears of a global...
January 15, 2016 - 10:09am
January 8, 2016
Wall St. turns negative as oil resumes downward spiral
U.S. stocks pared gains and turned negative on Friday, weighed down by energy stocks as oil prices dipped below $33 a barrel -their lowest in more than a decade. Oil erased earlier gains, pressured by persistent global oversupply and a bleak demand outlook. They have lost about 70...
January 8, 2016 - 1:18pm
December 22, 2015
Holten: We need a new gold standard
Do you know how much gold there is in the world? There is 170 metric tons. What does that mean? It means that if you melted all of the gold that...
December 22, 2015 - 9:00pm
Wall Street gains as battered U.S. oil prices stabilize
NEW YORK -- Wall Street climbed on Tuesday, buoyed by energy shares as sliding oil prices stabilized and by fairly healthy data on U.S. economic growth, while the dollar fell for a third consecutive session. U.S. crude prices settled up 0.9 percent to $36.14 a barrel. Brent
December 22, 2015 - 2:30pm
December 10, 2015
Wall Street pares gains as oil prices fall
Wall Street pared some of its gains as oil prices fell on Thursday, but remained in positive territory as investors scoured for bargains ahead...
December 10, 2015 - 12:02pm