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Man reported for reckless driving: Trooper believed trucker had gun; standoff blocks I-94
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Speaking out for Tom: After losing soldier son to suicide, Jamestown family tries to dispel stigmas
A vote for the children of North Dakota: Committees for, against shared parenting measure sound off ahead of November vote
Alexander Truck Bypass enters final stages of construction
Oversen named woman of the year by coalition
South Heart homecoming royalty
Nation & World
Home-seller likes ‘crazy busy’ of Williston market: Schwab continues work with Centennial Homes in the Bakken
Not giving up on Keystone: Advocates, opponents continue to push for decision on Keystone XL
State law prohibits oil wealth checks
Hedging on TransCanada: Pipeline company eyed by U.S. investor activists
St. Paul rail yard expansion on the right track: City won’t fight appeal for environmental study
Monke: Bonanza evidence of city’s biggest problems
Omdahl: Legislature questions intelligence of voters
Veeder: Our village grows with us
Baumgarten: Through the eye of a camera
North Dakota Republican Legislators: Surge plan would save state money, benefit everyone
Education starts at home: Home schooling the preferred option for some southwest ND families
Nurses receiving training in care of burns
Heidt and Bachmeier
Frenzel and Morris
Going down for new purpose
Lawrence C. Mosbrucker
Viola "Wienie" Marie Barthel
Doing IT his way: California native starts Dickinson computer firm
Small Town Style: Transitional trends
Journeying the Narrow Path
Patrick Hope: It’s punishment time!
Jackie Hope: Yeast workers, arise!
Top-ranked Bison down No. 3 Griz
Dickinson girls place runner-up during meet
UND leans on defense to hold off Stony Brook
No. 5-ranked Minot Ryan rallies by Titans
Stilwell tallies 14 kills as Blue Jays sweep DHS
August 7, 2014
Letter: Democrats’ objective is to shut down the coal industry
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has proposed a ruling which threatens to kill the coal-fired electrical generation industry and the coal industry along with it. An Aug. 4 article in the Wall Street Journal estimates some 600,000 jobs will disappear within the next 10 years,...
opinion / letters
August 7, 2014 - 10:54pm
July 23, 2014
Rules of the rail: Federal government seeks tougher oil-train regulations
GRAND FORKS — The federal government on Wednesday proposed stricter rules for trains hauling crude oil after several derailments led to spills and explosions, including one near Casselton. These new regulations could include the phasing out of old tanker cars over a two-year period,...
Energy / oil
July 23, 2014 - 3:22pm
June 18, 2014
Benson: The vision of President Obama and Chief Sitting Bull
Next week some 500 visitors will convene at the Real Bird Ranch, adjacent to the Little Bighorn Battle site, near Hardin, Mont., to watch the 21st annual Battle of the Little Bighorn re-enactment. For four days, men will dress in cavalry soldier uniforms and ride their horses in the...
opinion / columns
June 18, 2014 - 6:17pm
June 13, 2014
Obama weighs U.S. action in Iraq but rules out combat troops
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama said on Friday he needs several days to determine how the United States will help Iraq deal with a militant insurgency, but he ruled out sending U.S. troops back into combat and said any intervention would be contingent on Iraqi leaders becoming...
June 13, 2014 - 4:28pm
May 23, 2014
White House seeks to smooth way for carbon curbs
WASHINGTON — Last month, Washington’s top environment advocate went to the Cleveland Clinic to talk about how President Barack Obama’s landmark efforts to crack down on power-plant carbon emissions would ease a range of respiratory illnesses. Speaking separately to historically...
Energy / coal
May 23, 2014 - 8:39pm
April 12, 2014
Hess: US crude exports could counter Russia in 90 days
WASHINGTON — The United States could give Europe and Ukraine relief from energy dependence on Russia within months if it overturned the 40-year ban on most U.S. crude oil exports, the head of energy company Hess Corp. said on Thursday. “There’s something we can do today to...
Energy / oil
April 12, 2014 - 11:03pm
February 25, 2014
U.S. government looks for ways to boost energy infrastructure
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration will look for ways the federal government could spur investment to improve infrastructure for transporting oil and natural gas supplies around the country, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said on Tuesday. Booming shale production has led to...
Energy / oil
February 25, 2014 - 5:40pm
February 24, 2014
Oklahoma governor: Obama expects Keystone XL decision in next couple months
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama told governors at a White House meeting on Monday he expects a decision on whether to allow the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline from Canada in the next couple of months, Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin told reporters. Fallin, a Republican who strongly...
Energy / oil
February 24, 2014 - 4:23pm
February 18, 2014
Obama orders new, higher fuel standards for U.S. trucks
UPPER MARLBORO, Ma. — President Barack Obama on Tuesday directed federal agencies to develop higher fuel standards for medium-sized and heavy trucks, another step in his efforts to slash oil consumption and carbon emissions blamed for global warming. Obama made the announcement...
February 18, 2014 - 3:20pm
January 24, 2014
Hoeven, Republicans pen letter to Obama urging Keystone XL approval
Republican senators are putting on the full-court press in their fight with the White House for approve of the Keystone XL pipeline. Ahead of Tuesday’s State of the Union address in Washington, all 45 Republican senators signed a letter sent to President Barack Obama on Friday,...
Energy / oil
January 24, 2014 - 11:48pm