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Fargo, Moorhead economy boom driven by service growth
NDSU officials mum about security cameras on campus
Police: Man let brother freeze to death in farmhouse
Prairie Public to air TV special ‘Native American Boomtown’
Police Blotter: Man arrested after stealing vehicle
Nation & World
Dakota Resource Council to hold annual meeting in Bismarck
California getting more Bakken crude by barge than rail
Failed valve causes saltwater spill near Ross
N.D. regulators approve permit for state’s first new coal mine since 1970s
BLM mineral lease sale in Golden Valley County nets $510,400
Our View: People getting help is good news of the week
Letter: Out-of-state interests driving Measure 5, not North Dakotans
Letter: Catholic bishops support Measure 1
Letter: Sinner’s family background qualifies him for Congress
Letter: Measure 1 vague, open-ended and wrong for North Dakota
This one, Dad
'I'd rather walk': La Ray Ries overcame health issues and age to finish walking the Maah Daah Hey Trail and The Deuce while in his 80s
Solving a murder at St. Mary's convent: New England to present dinner theater
Getting excited about science: DHS robotics team ready for competition
Trinity team building robot for competition
Shaina Larae (Zastoupil) Clingingsmith
Helen C. Hetland
Violet J. Scammon
In it for the long hauls
Journeying the Narrow Path
Rhoades: Plaid isn’t just for cowboys
Patrick Hope: Why is a raven like a video game?
Just out of reach: Minot uses big plays to defeat Midgets in regular season finale
Trinity handles Blue Jays to end regular season
Killdeer readies for playoff competition
Bison look for consistency with line
UND continues search for its first road victory
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