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SD cracking down on overweight vehicles
Proposed cuts to EPA could have local impact
Dickinson PD warns about the dangers of fentanyl
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
Tabs for transplant house
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
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Millennial credit history may be leading to higher interest rate loans
It's time to move: ABLE sets campaign goal of $500,000 to complete construction of 4 group homes
DSU track hoping for help from its reinforcements
PHOTOS: Boston U stuns UND in double overtime in NCAA hockey regional
Boston U's Hickey: 'That atmosphere was insane' in double overtime thriller over UND
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
Port: 'A sane person to an insane society must appear insane'
McFeely: Cobb fails to create white enclaves, but he wins at getting attention
Harrop: The Trump 'Faithful' Get the Budget Cuts They Voted For
Erickson: The Hue and Cry Is Tiring
Port: The solution for hatred is not more hatred
Karl J. Paluck
Edwin "Ed" V. Novotny
Robert "Bob" E. Hanson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Many moos ago...: 80-year-old sales ring still spot for top cattle, food, socializing
Mott Mayor uses role on regional boards to aid city
State-of-art new clinic - and vets
Despite struggles, Gary Greff is never giving up on Enchanted Highway project
Anderson farm looks toward the future with over four generations of farming under its belt
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
July 13, 2016
No balance: Oil markets still oversupplied, now growth is stuttering
Oil industry hopes that markets are about return to balance, ending a global glut that pulled down prices by over 70 percent between 2014 and early 2016, might be abruptly dashed. Despite recent disruptions and output cuts, there is mounting evidence that plentiful supplies and brimming...
July 13, 2016 - 5:19pm
June 30, 2016
U.S. wheat, corn fall sharply; soy weakens too
U.S. wheat, corn fall sharply; soy weakens too(Recasts, updates with closing prices, analyst quote) By Mark Weinraub CHICAGO -- U.S. wheat futures fell on Wednesday, extending their decline under pressure from the ongoing harvest of a bountiful crop in the Plains and the Midwest which...
June 30, 2016 - 11:39am
June 28, 2016
Investors urged to hold firm, look for bargains post Brexit
FARGO – Financial advisers say investors should stay the course with their investments, and if they can, consider buying stock bargains following...
June 28, 2016 - 9:47pm
June 20, 2016
With oil price near $50, resilient U.S. shale producers eye new chapter
HOUSTON -- Two years into the worst oil price rout in a generation, large and mid-sized U.S. independent producers are surviving and eyeing growth...
June 20, 2016 - 12:36pm
June 17, 2016
Oil up as Brexit fears ease, still down for week
NEW YORK - Oil prices rose on Friday for the first time in a week as the dollar fell and investors in global markets cautiously bought some riskier...
June 17, 2016 - 1:42pm
June 1, 2016
Oil down, declines cut by report OPEC mulling output cap
NEW YORK -- Oil settled down on Wednesday on technical resistance at around the $50 a barrel mark, with the market retracing most earlier declines...
June 1, 2016 - 2:26pm
May 27, 2016
Oil slips as $50 level sparks new output fears
NEW YORK -- Oil dipped on Friday as investors took profits on the market's surge to seven-month highs and worried about higher production with prices hovering near $50 a barrel. A stronger dollar also weighed on demand for dollar-denominated oil from holders of other currencies. The...
May 27, 2016 - 1:38pm
U.S. watchdog to review cattle pricing, high-speed trading
CHICAGO -- A U.S. watchdog agency will launch a review of cattle pricing, including the impact of high-frequency trading on futures, after ranchers...
May 27, 2016 - 10:02am
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