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Don't publish this, don't say that: Agencies put under scrutiny by Trump
Protesters vow to battle Trump's 'poor decision' to revive pipeline
Fargo man accused of threatening Heitkamp released pending trial
U.S. deficit forecast to shrink in 2017 but climb over next decade
White House asks for privacy from media on Barron Trump
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Sources: UND set to join leave Big Sky and join Summit, Missouri Valley conferences
NFL sideline reporter Andrews beat cancer during season
Kerr on NBA players' All-Star voting: 'There were 50 guys on there that had no business getting votes'
Steelers' Roethlisberger unsure of future, considering retirement
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Port: Self defense legislation would legalize what most of us would consider murder
Jacobs: ND higher ed in the crosshairs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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 19, 2014
Tallgrass Energy submits tariffs for its Pony Express crude oil pipeline
NEW YORK - Tallgrass Energy Partners submitted tariffs on Friday for the startup of its Pony Express crude oil pipeline, effective Oct. 1, according to a regulatory filing with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. The rates apply to crude oil moved on the highly anticipated...
September 19, 2014 - 12:21pm
September 8, 2014
Hearing set for ONEOK pipeline
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Public Service Commission has set a public hearing on a $6 million, 8-inch-wide natural gas liquids pipeline proposed for McKenzie County. The hearing, scheduled for Monday, Sept. 15 at 9 a.m. CDT at Teddy’s Residential Suites in Watford City, will...
September 8, 2014 - 6:24pm
June 25, 2014
UAS poised to replace human inspectors on pipelines, turbines
GRAND FORKS — The days of observing hundreds of miles of oil pipeline from a plane or dangling 200 feet in the air from a wind tower may soon...
June 25, 2014 - 11:27pm
June 12, 2014
Axness: System defies common sense: PSC candidates want oil spill oversight consolidated
BISMARCK — Tyler Axness and Todd Reisenauer, Democratic candidates for the North Dakota Public Service Commission, say too many state agencies investigate oil and gas pipeline spills, causing a “bureaucratic disaster.” They would like to consolidate state oversight over oil...
June 12, 2014 - 11:07pm
May 19, 2014
Minn. bill: Oil safety provisions avoid pipelines
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota lawmakers are on the verge of considering a bill that would help prevent oil train disasters and respond better if they occur, but the bill includes nothing about pipeline safety. That does not set well with Gov. Mark Dayton and House Transportation...
May 19, 2014 - 9:26pm
April 25, 2014
Canada still betting US will approve Keystone XL Pipeline
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario — Canada remains confident Washington will ultimately approve the Keystone XL pipeline to the U.S. Gulf Coast, two prominent cabinet ministers said on Friday, adding that the latest U.S. delay is political and not based on environmental concerns. In his first...
April 25, 2014 - 9:35pm
March 12, 2014
New oil and gas rules take effect April 1
BISMARCK – New oil and gas rules that include oversight over 18,000 miles of gathering pipelines have received final approval and will take effect April 1. Changes to the state’s oil and gas regulations approved by the North Dakota Industrial Commission in December were presented...
March 12, 2014 - 1:28pm
February 6, 2014
PSC ‘very likely’ to propose state-run oil pipeline inspection program
BISMARCK – Public Service Commission Chairman Brian Kalk says it is “very likely” the regulatory agency will ask state lawmakers to create an inspection program for oil pipelines in North Dakota, an idea propelled by a massive oil spill last fall near Tioga. Kalk’s comment...
February 6, 2014 - 4:46pm
January 30, 2014
Right-of-way access may pose biggest delay in capturing gas
FARGO — A key to solving North Dakota’s chronic gas flaring problem will be to overcome landowner objections to allowing collection lines...
January 30, 2014 - 11:01pm
January 8, 2014
Study: Oil, gas industry to invest billions in infrastructure
The oil and gas industry is investing confidently in infrastructure the near future, according to a recent report on infrastructure investments. Those...
January 8, 2014 - 6:45pm
January 2, 2014
Federal agency issues safety alert on Bakken crude
A federal agency issued a safety alert today on Bakken crude oil, warning emergency responders, the public and others that the light, sweet crude may be more flammable than traditional heavy crude oil. The safety alert from the the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration...
January 2, 2014 - 12:30pm
December 19, 2013
18,000 miles of N.D. pipelines to come under state regulation
BISMARCK – About 18,000 miles of pipelines in North Dakota that previously had no oversight will now be regulated under rules approved Thursday by the North Dakota Industrial Commission. The requirements for pipelines are among new oil and gas regulations expected to take effect...
December 19, 2013 - 4:39pm
November 20, 2013
Other views: A change in pipeline regulation?
Call it an epiphany. Call it recognition of reality. Call it a smart read of rapidly evolving perceptions among North Dakotans. Whatever the motivation or stimulus, Gov. Jack Dalrymple’s decision to pay closer attention to pipeline safety is welcome news. The governor said he will...
November 20, 2013 - 6:23pm
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
Pipelines to be replaced
A local oil company intends to replace deteriorating and buried water injection pipelines that are more than 20 years old and in the process will leave the old ones in the ground. Since a few sections of the pipeline are located on federal property, the U.S. Forest Service Dakota...
April 24, 2010 - 12:00am