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Leier: Early goose harvest at 48,000 birds
Bismarck resident killed after rear-ending payloader on Highway 83
Dickinson man seriously injured after sideswiping semi truck
Drastic increase: SD pheasant numbers up 76 percent from last year
Dakota Recreation Report
Nation & World
Legislators get Day 2 of Oil Patch tour: Local leaders hope to show guests a dose of reality
DNR wants new Sandpiper pipeline route
Refining the final touches: Dakota Prairie Refinery on track to open later this year
State Department lawyer Benes is latest Keystone XL player to go
S&P: Lifting U.S. oil export ban will lift sector credit scores
Holten: Trains, trains and automobiles
Letter: Sinner right man to represent North Dakota
Letter: Amendment would give North Dakota new state parks
Letter: Measure 1 cannot change state, federal laws
Benson: Remembering a generation’s jester
Tigirlily to perform Thursday at Alive@5
Betty Jo Todd
Darlene A. "Dell" Thompson
Grainger opens store without a building
Journeying the Narrow Path
Patrick Hope: A Link to the other game
Johnson: Back to school at DHS
Jackie Hope: Best time of the year
Hendricks deals, Royals top Twins
Final chance to make an impact: For Vikings on the roster bubble, preseason finale is do or die
Minnesota State Moorhead will soon see Scheels Field
Gordon rips game-winning home run as Kansas City beats Twins
Powers: Minnesota’s offense apparently was better than we thought
December 5, 2013
MSU Moorhead proposes cutting six tenured faculty, five majors
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Under a plan outlined by administrators Thursday, Minnesota State University Moorhead plans to eliminate majors, merge several departments and lay off six faculty members to solve its $4.9 million budget deficit. The cuts unveiled made it a “sad day to be...
news / education
December 5, 2013 - 4:01pm
December 3, 2013
Trucker accused of kidnapping, abusing female relative in semi for six months
MOORHEAD, Minn. – For six months, a trucker from Utah allegedly held a 19-year-old woman captive and sexually abused her while making deliveries around the country. It was ultimately a trip through Clay County in western Minnesota that led authorities to arrest the trucker and free...
news / crime
December 3, 2013 - 9:43am
November 30, 2013
Amid prosperity, hunger growing in Fargo-Moorhead
DILWORTH, Minn. — Ashlie Jackson has struggled to find work and feed her two young children. She’s learned what despair feels like and how to ask for help — for her own good but mostly for her sons, 1-year-old Malikai and 8-year-old SeQuoyah. The 27-year-old mother moved...
November 30, 2013 - 2:39pm
November 29, 2013
North Dakota sports young skilled labor force
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota’s skilled labor workforce is among the youngest in the country. The portion of skilled laborers — electricians, welders, machinists — approaching retirement age in North Dakota is well below the national average, according to data compiled by an...
news / north dakota
November 29, 2013 - 8:35pm
November 26, 2013
Marathon agrees to fund 37.5 percent of pipeline
FINDLAY, Ohio — Marathon Petroleum Corp. has agreed to pay for more than a third of the construction cost of the proposed Sandpiper pipeline, the company and Enbridge Energy Partners LP said Monday. Marathon will be an anchor shipper and fund 37.5 percent of the cost of the estimated...
Energy / oil
November 26, 2013 - 9:40am
November 19, 2013
Moorhead man behind DQ’s Dilly Bar dies at age 91
MOORHEAD, Minn. - Robert “Bob” Litherland dispensed countless Dilly Bar ice cream snacks from behind the counter of Moorhead’s Dairy Queen. But the man who helped popularize the Dilly Bar, and was present for its invention, didn’t especially like the ice cream treat he helped...
November 19, 2013 - 9:55pm
November 14, 2013
Minn. panel asks local governments to follow sand mining rules
ST. PAUL, Minn. — A Minnesota commission designated to oversee the Great River Road is sending a message to local governments asking that they consider the impact of silica sand mining. The Mississippi River Parkway Commission voted unanimously Thursday to encourage strict adherence...
Energy / Bakken
November 14, 2013 - 7:49pm
November 12, 2013
Enbridge may move part of new pipeline route in Minnesota
DULUTH, Minn. -- Enbridge Energy officials said Tuesday that they want to drop part of a proposed new pipeline route in Carlton County that had farmers and rural residents upset. Company officials said they will ask the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission to consider a revised...
Energy / oil
November 12, 2013 - 4:07pm
November 1, 2013
Enbridge applies to PSC for new oil pipeline
Enbridge this week officially filed its application with the North Dakota Public Service Commission for a 610-mile pipeline from a station near Tioga to Superior, Wis. The $2.6 billion Sandpiper Pipeline will carry 225,000 barrels per day from the existing Beaver Lodge Station to...
Energy / oil
November 1, 2013 - 11:07pm
October 30, 2013
Enbridge seeks new pipeline across N. Minnesota
WRENSHALL, Minn. (AP) — Enbridge Inc. plans to file applications this week to build a $2.5 billion pipeline to carry oil from North Dakota across northern Minnesota to Wisconsin. But opponents, including farmers along the route, are already organizing to fight it. The 610-mile...
Energy / oil
October 30, 2013 - 12:38pm