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Heitkamp votes frustrate some Dems, but party still behind her
Moen pleads guilty in Gaarsland beating death outside Fargo bar
A new face downtown: Local developer Adam Metzker talks about origins and his work in Dickinson
Police Blotter: Man arrested for theft, drugs at Wal-Mart during Thanksgiving shopping
Local sheriff’s agencies weigh in on reported oilfield thefts in the Bakken
crime and courts
nation and world
Decision time in South Dakota on huge Bakken pipeline
Tesoro a step closer to final decision on proposed railport for Bakken crude
Stark County Planning and Zoning approves erection of more wind towers
Eastern Montana businesses settle in to weather latest downturn in oil market
Oil gains, bond prices inch up on Turkey-Russia tensions
Q&A: Gwen Sebastian and Kat Perkins bring tours home for holidays
A roadmap at the end of life: Angel Advocates helps simplify settlement of an estate
The dilemma of serving turkey for Thanksgiving Day dinner
Patrick Hope: 2015 Turkey of the Year: The Swamp of Sorrows
Kat Perkins holding Christmas concert in Dickinson: Gourmet meal, concert to be held Nov. 30 at Astoria
Dickinson State men's basketball limits Rocky Mountain College to little offense in win
Dickinson State women's hoops hangs on for victory over Rocky Mountain College
Minnesota Timberwolves upend Sacramento Kings on the road
Vikings' Barr hopes to follow in Hall of Famer Brooks’ footsteps
Brock: Thankful for American farmers
Letter: New wind ordinances needed and promised
Other Views: Nickname fracas needn’t hurt UND fundraising
Jacobs: Election yawns? Check out legislative races
Heitkamp: Thank you to those who make the difference
Fabian G. Zimmerman
David "Hutch" Hutchings
August 14, 2015
Delegation weighs Iran nuclear deal during recess
GRAND FORKS — A month after it was reached, some members of the North Dakota and Minnesota congressional delegations are still mulling whether to support the deal to curb Iran's nuclear program in exchange for lifting international sanctions. But some, like Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D.,...
News / North Dakota
August 14, 2015 - 5:28pm
June 29, 2012
USS North Dakota crew members visit Dickinson
Two USS North Dakota crew members gave a presentation to the public Thursday at the Ramada Grand Dakota Lodge. They answered questions regarding...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
May 26, 2012
Minn. nuclear company shifts staff positions
Xcel Energy is shifting some of its nuclear management staff in order to bring new perspectives to sites and positions, officials said. "It helps keep the organization on its toes," the company's current vice president of engineering and regulatory services, Jim Molden, said. Molden...
Energy / News / oil
May 26, 2012 - 12:00am
June 25, 2011
Cleanup of abandoned uranium mine continues
Work to cleanup the Riley Pass abandoned uranium mines in the North Cave Hills of South Dakota continues this summer. Riley Pass is about 30 miles south of Bowman and 10 miles west of Highway 85. Uranium mining started at Riley Pass in 1954. The area was strip mined to reach...
Energy / local / News / oil
June 25, 2011 - 12:00am
June 21, 2011
Tritium leaks found at many nuke sites
BRACEVILLE, Ill. (AP) -- Radioactive tritium has leaked from three-quarters of U.S. commercial nuclear power sites, often into groundwater from corroded, buried piping, an Associated Press investigation shows. The number and severity of the leaks has been escalating, even as federal...
Energy / News / oil
June 21, 2011 - 8:42am
March 25, 2011
Dangerous breach suspected at Japanese nuke plant
TOKYO (AP) -- A suspected breach in the core at one reactor at a stricken Fukushima nuclear plant could mean more serious radioactive contamination, Japanese officials revealed Friday -- a situation the prime minister called "very grave and serious." A somber Prime Minister Naoto...
March 25, 2011 - 7:31am
March 24, 2011
Anxiety in Japan over radiation in tap water
TOKYO (AP) -- Shops across Tokyo began rationing goods -- milk, toilet paper, rice and water -- as a run on bottled water coupled with delivery disruptions left shelves bare Thursday nearly two weeks after a devastating earthquake and tsunami. The unusual sights of scarcity in one...
March 24, 2011 - 7:20am
May 25, 2010
No. 2 unit at Red Wing, Minn., nuclear plant unexpectedly shuts down
RED WING, Minn. - Operators at the Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant north of here are investigating the cause of a turbine trip that led to the shut down of the plant's Unit 2 reactor early this morning. The reactor -- which was being returned to full power following the completion...
May 25, 2010 - 2:23pm
April 21, 2010
A new START on the road to zero
The New START nuclear treaty, signed on April 8 by President Barack Obama and Russian President Dmitri Medvedev, requires 67 votes for Senate ratification. Will they be forthcoming? The current partisan climate doesn't encourage optimism, but maybe devotion to party can be put aside...
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am