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Never say ‘bye:' Local developer says quality firms like his are waiting for next oil wave
Fargo bank robbed, suspect at large
Man rescued from Red River
DSU Presidential Search Committee to meet Friday
crime and courts
nation and world
Firefighters attend crude oil by rail emergency response training in Colorado
Court says ND can join Wyoming lawsuit over fracking rules
US Chamber of Commerce predicts federal coal regulations will go down
Industrial Commission grants flaring exemption to 105 oil and gas wells
Whiting Petroleum works to mitigate fire losses
James Corden a welcome addition to late-night TV
Best bets: What to do, see and drink this weekend
Heitkamp honors fallen Vietnam War soldiers on Senate floor
#TBT: Adjusting to the boom
ND woman receives 125-year-old letter from grandfather
Dickinson finds tough times during East-West
Wild-Blues stuck in see-saw battle
UND noticeably improved in spring game
NDSU needs work on defense
Letter: Take a drive and see wind turbines for yourself
Letter: North Dakota doesn’t need to build wind farms for SD
Veeder: Getting lost in my quickly changing hometown
Sanford: HB 1476 reduces future downside risks
Our View: Oil tax change OK for ND, drug numbers ugly
Reinhardt "Reiny" Gruebele
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