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Federal judge extends order blocking Trump's travel ban from six Muslim countries
DSU hosts Teddy Talks
Pipeline system that leaked at risk of future failures, regulators say
Regulations rollback a relief for energy industry, worry for environmentalists
Tribe seeks greater share of oil tax revenue in final weeks of session
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Few changes for Midgets as they prepare to defend state baseball title
Dickinson's ballpark gets a once-over before hosting Legion Regional tournament this summer
Former Blue Hawk Brown optimistic about pro day performance
UND commit flies into Grand Forks from Boston, finds out hockey program is getting cut
UPDATE: UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Port: 'This will ultimately enhance your privacy' Congressman Cramer says of controversial internet bill
Port: Planned Parenthood's fake news and Burgum's first veto
McFeely: Do Democrats have buyer's remorse with Burgum?
Port: 'We cannot be an identity politics party,' says man who wants to lead ND Democrats
Port: Reform to North Dakota’s oil spill guidelines is imperfect but an improvement over the status quo
Paul E. Paulson
Frances Ann Roll
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
January 13, 2017
U.S. pipeline regulator completes rule to boost safety standards
NEW YORK—The U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration said on Friday, Jan. 13, it has passed a rule to boost safety...
January 13, 2017 - 2:50pm
April 11, 2016
TransCanada restarts Keystone pipeline at reduced pressure
TransCanada Corp. on Sunday said it had restarted the 590,000-barrel-per-day Keystone crude pipeline at reduced pressure after it received American authorization to do so. The Canadian energy company said the U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration approved the...
April 11, 2016 - 10:42am
April 9, 2015
Feds offer $2 million in funding to support pipeline safety solutions
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Transportation's Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration is offering $2 million in funding to universities to support research for pipeline safety solutions. The funding, announced Thursday, is more than twice the amount awarded...
April 9, 2015 - 6:34pm
March 7, 2015
PHMSA approves partial restart of system that leaked oil near Yellowstone River
WASHINGTON — The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) on Friday approved the restart of a portion of the Poplar Pipeline System that was shut after a spill into the Yellowstone River near Glendive, Mont., in January. The pipeline must operate at a reduced...
March 7, 2015 - 9:43pm
September 19, 2014
$200K to go to pipeline safety
WASHINGTON — More than $200,000 in federal funds will be allocated to maintain the safety of pipelines and protect North Dakota from potential pipeline incidents. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., announced the state will receive the funds from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s...
September 19, 2014 - 11:01pm
September 9, 2014
U.S. promises a new look at oil train dangers: House committee points out test flaws
WASHINGTON — U.S. studies of oil train dangers may have underestimated the perils of volatile vapor on the tracks and officials will in the future use precision instruments for more thorough tests, a Transportation Department official said on Tuesday. Officials have warned since...
September 9, 2014 - 8:00pm
August 8, 2014
‘High risk for Bakken:’ Officials hedge answer on whether ND crude more volatile than other crudes
BISMARCK – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said Friday that crude oil from North Dakota’s Bakken shale formation isn’t being...
August 8, 2014 - 11:46pm
July 31, 2014
$200K for Hazmat given for emergency preparedness in ND
WASHINGTON — North Dakota’s Republican senator said Thursday that North Dakota communities will get almost $200,000 in funding for emergency preparedness, according to a release. Sen. John Hoeven announced the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration has awarded...
July 31, 2014 - 11:02pm
April 3, 2014
Oil industry, U.S. regulators mulling new testing standards
WASHINGTON -- U.S. transportation officials and leaders of the oil industry are mulling whether standards for testing crude must be updated in light of several oil-by-rail mishaps. The American Petroleum Institute, the leading voice for the sector, has convened industry experts...
April 3, 2014 - 10:24am
November 18, 2013
Governor to form advisory panel on pipeline safety
BISMARCK — Gov. Jack Dalrymple announced Monday he is forming an advisory panel to research the latest technologies available to enhance pipeline safety in North Dakota, saying a major oil spill discovered near Tioga on Sept. 29 has changed attitudes about possible problems with...
November 18, 2013 - 3:05pm
October 28, 2013
Dalrymple presses fed pipeline officials to review safety requirements
BISMARCK — Gov. Jack Dalrymple said he urged officials with the federal Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration on Monday to evaluate whether their pipeline regulations offer enough oversight and protection for North Dakotans, particularly in rural areas.
October 28, 2013 - 7:22pm
March 24, 2012
Hidden pipelines: More than 7,000 miles of pipelines in North Dakota, state maps restricted from view of the public eye
North Dakota has more than 7,000 miles of underground oil and gas pipeline, and requests from state and federal agencies to dig are sent in weekly....
March 24, 2012 - 12:00am