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Press Pass: ND legislators prepare for special session, Harvest is nearly here, Roughrider Commission says goodbye to arena
Roughrider Commission says one last goodbye to old rodeo arena
2 men arrested for drug delivery near school
Dickinson police respond to Friday morning stabbing
Parts of southwest N.D. on cusp of grain harvest
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
Veeder: Mist lifts off the doubt first-time mom feels
Dickinson native Jaeger receives entrepreneurship award
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Streb shares lead at PGA with Walker
Roughriders’ summer ends with loss to West Fargo
Mauer’s walk-off walk in 12th gives Twins victory
Class A Legion Baseball Notebook: Valley City finally gets the best of Wahpeton, wins 7-3
Sparano dives into low-down work of shaping up Vikings blockers
Brock: Birthday golf lesson
Port: Real sovereignty for Native Americans would mean property rights and policy autonomy
Jacobs: More delay in North Dakotan's confirmation
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
good bad and ugly
Elsie Louise Schuetzle Huether
Grant Gerhard Gullickson
Monte J. Geerts
Eldon D. "Bus" Patterson
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
September 15, 2015
Senators struggle to find path for repealing U.S. oil export ban, Obama voices his opposition
WASHINGTON — U.S. senators who want to reverse the ban on oil exports are struggling to find wide legislation to attach their bill to, a sign that their effort to overturn the trade restriction could face difficulties. Sen. John Hoeven, a Republican of North Dakota, the top U.S....
September 15, 2015 - 11:36pm
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.,...
August 14, 2015 - 5:28pm
August 3, 2015
Obama issues challenge on climate change with power plant rule
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama challenged America and the world to step up efforts to fight global warming on Monday at the formal unveiling of his administration's controversial, ramped-up plan to cut carbon emissions from U.S. power plants. Declaring climate change the greatest...
News/Nation and World
August 3, 2015 - 5:44pm
June 24, 2015
Congress victory moves Obama’s Pacific trade pact forward
WASHINGTON — Legislation vital to securing the largest U.S. trade deal in decades was passed by the Senate on Wednesday by a comfortable margin, advancing President Barack Obama’s efforts to strengthen U.S. economic ties around the Pacific Rim. After a six-week congressional...
News/Nation and World
June 24, 2015 - 11:00pm
June 12, 2015
Obama quest for fast-track trade bill on ice in U.S. House
A raging battle over President Barack Obama’s request for “fast-track” authority central to improving U.S. ties with Asia resumes in the House of Representatives next week when lawmakers are expected to try to reverse Friday’s defeat of linchpin trade legislation. House Democrats...
June 12, 2015 - 11:09pm
April 2, 2015
U.S. readying emergency oil train safety measures
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Transportation Department is completing work on a package of measures to control oil train dangers before the Obama administration...
April 2, 2015 - 9:00pm
February 25, 2015
Fargo TV station anchor gets solo interview with Obama
FARGO – When Kerstin Kealy received a message from the White House, she thought it was a practical joke. But it’s for real – the WDAY anchor has been invited to Washington, D.C., for a one-on-one, sit-down interview with President Barack Obama on Thursday. This will...
February 25, 2015 - 2:11pm
January 21, 2015
Kemp: Oil producers’ underappreciated role in U.S. economy
The eight states at the heart of the American shale oil revolution all grew faster than the U.S. national average over the last decade, according to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), underscoring the importance of oil production to the U.S. economy. Gross domestic product...
January 21, 2015 - 6:42pm
January 8, 2015
Keystone XL clears hurdle in Senate despite Obama veto threat
WASHINGTON -- Senate Republicans on Thursday advanced a bill to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, their top priority in a new campaign to push back President Barack Obama's policies now that they fully control Congress. The Republican-led Senate Energy Committee...
January 8, 2015 - 1:40pm
November 7, 2014
Sea bass with humble pie? Obama hosts lunch with Congress
WASHINGTON -- Republican victors of Tuesday's U.S. congressional elections broke bread with Democratic President Barack Obama on Friday. On the menu besides sea bass: whether the two sides can put aside bitter battles over health care and immigration and enact some legislation in...
November 7, 2014 - 1:16pm
September 26, 2014
Minnesota’s Klobuchar does not want Holder’s job
ST. PAUL, Minn. — U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder had not yet announced his resignation Thursday before U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s name came up as a possible replacement, although she quashed such speculation hours later. “I intend to continue my work for the people of Minnesota...
September 26, 2014 - 12:07am
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,...
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...
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...
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