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Dick Gregory, cutting-edge satirist and uncompromising activist, dies at 84
Grand Forks 'Love Wins' rally protests violence in Charlottesville
Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week
Jack Hoeven, father of US Sen. John Hoeven, dies
Death in Charlottesville, Va., stirs reaction in Leith, ND
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Woodworking-- a creative outlet
Northern Plains Ethnic Festival -- a mix of cultures
New preschool to open
Georgia Chrome headed north
Schneider Sisters -- melodies for the bandshell
Twins hall inductee Michael Cuddyer on umpires, chemistry, Byron Buxton
Berrios, Twins shut out Diamondbacks
Busch dominates for ninth NASCAR Xfinity win at Bristol
Cook moves closer to being starter
UND stuns NDSU with 1-0 women's soccer victory
Trump terrible, but Democrats impotent
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
Anniversary trip brings clarity on marriage
Incontinence shouldn't block people from seeking medical help
SULLIVAN: Wishing the best for the upcoming school year
John Flynn Ell
Daryl Viggo Anderson
Ervin B. Follmer
Galen J. Skaare
Ronald "Ron" L. Buzalsky
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
December 18, 2014
NY unlikely to face lawsuits over fracking ban, experts say
ALBANY, N.Y. — When Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced a ban on fracking in New York on Wednesday, he predicted “a ton of lawsuits” against the state. But that is unlikely as the end of a drilling boom has left the industry in no mood for a fight, industry experts and lawyers said. Chesapeake...
December 18, 2014 - 10:23pm
December 12, 2014
Baumgarten: We’re not so different after all
There’s no place like home. Yes, it’s way too cliche for me to use, but why not? It’s exactly how I felt as I looked over the snow-covered fields of the North Dakota plains from my jet as it approached Dickinson’s airport last Thursday. Almost a week before, I was taking...
December 12, 2014 - 11:59pm
December 6, 2014
Lower oil prices start to pinch Oklahoma state revenues
NEW YORK — Oklahoma’s energy-related revenues are feeling the squeeze from lower oil prices and if the price remains low, it could hit income and sales tax revenues if energy workers have less money to spend, the state’s treasurer said on Friday. Lower oil prices are expected...
December 6, 2014 - 5:30pm
November 7, 2014
As oil price falls, funds turn to pipelines and refineries
NEW YORK — As the prospect of a global glut of oil sends shares of once-booming U.S. energy companies lower, some fund managers see value in pipeline and refinery companies, whose fortunes are tied more to the volume of oil than to its price. Energy stocks have plummeted in recent...
November 7, 2014 - 11:58pm
October 30, 2014
Oil price declines have small-cap shale investors scrambling
NEW YORK — Plummeting oil prices are pushing some of the small-cap companies which flourished as part of the U.S. shale energy boom close to their breaking point, while also prompting some well-known fund managers to aggressively buy energy stocks. Concerns about slowing growth...
October 30, 2014 - 10:44pm
September 11, 2014
Americans across the nation remember 9/11 attacks
NEW YORK — Led by President Barack Obama, Americans commemorated the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on Thursday by observing...
News/crime and courts
September 11, 2014 - 9:56pm
September 6, 2014
Monke: NYC honeymoon an unforgettable experience
After getting married in June, Sarah and I knew we weren’t going to be able to take a honeymoon immediately after the wedding. She didn’t have enough vacation time saved up to do anything worthwhile and the newspaper wasn’t in a place where its editor could be gone for two weeks. So...
September 6, 2014 - 5:50pm
Marketing company banned from ND
BISMARCK — A marketing company has been banned from doing business in North Dakota, the state attorney general’s office announced Friday. Consumer fraud investigators determined that Vladimir Adolphe, who did business as GeneralYellowpages.com and Electronic Media Marketing Group...
News/crime and courts
September 6, 2014 - 12:05am
August 7, 2014
U.S. oil exports reach milestone: June shipments highest since 1957
NEW YORK — News this week that U.S. crude oil exports had surged in June to reach the highest since 1957 raised a question not often asked: Why did U.S. exports suddenly surge, then just as quickly drop, nearly six decades ago? In March 1957, the United States exported a record...
August 7, 2014 - 11:47pm
July 16, 2014
Railroads: Dozens of trains haul volatile Bakken oil to NY weekly
As many as 44 trains loaded with volatile Bakken crude oil are being sent through the state of New York each week, according to confidential disclosures made by railroads to state emergency responders, and released to Reuters through a Freedom of Information Law request. The disclosures...
July 16, 2014 - 12:50pm
July 12, 2014
Wells Fargo’s focus on energy show growth strategy
NEW YORK — Wells Fargo & Co is angling to cash in on the U.S. energy boom, as the fourth-largest U.S. bank looks for new avenues of revenue growth to overcome a slump in mortgage lending, its traditional driver of profits. The bank is increasingly looking for lending, investment...
July 12, 2014 - 12:02am
July 5, 2014
FOTB: Smoke shop angles for return customers
ALEXANDER — New Yorker Phil Hamda came to North Dakota to scout for real estate opportunities, but his plans changed after paying nearly $8...
July 5, 2014 - 11:43pm
June 26, 2014
UND receives $7.5 million for Collaborative Energy Complex
GRAND FORKS — The University of North Dakota received a $7.5 million donation Thursday to fund the building of a Collaborative Energy Complex for the College of Engineering and Mines. Hess Corp., a New York City-based integrated oil and natural gas company, donated $5 million....
June 26, 2014 - 10:53pm
June 24, 2014
Senators oppose Obama’s Norway ambassador pick: Gaffes at nomination hearing show ignorance of country, leaders say
Both of North Dakota’s senators said Monday they opposed President Barack Obama’s nomination for the ambassador to Norway. Democrat Heidi Heitkamp and Republican John Hoeven both cited George Tsunis’ apparent lack of knowledge about Norway, a common criticism since Tsunis’...
June 24, 2014 - 11:30pm
June 19, 2014
ND colleges target help to growing veteran enrollment
GRAND FORKS — Sam Solberg attended the University of North Dakota for about a year and a half right out of high school. He had plans to go to medical school, was a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity and liked playing indoor soccer, but in the fall of 2013 he decided college life...
June 19, 2014 - 11:12pm