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Border Patrol agent detained two US citizens at a Montana gas station after hearing them speak Spanish
Lighting change required for wind farms
'He took her from us': Emotions strong at vigil for slain Jamestown, N.D., mother of two
ND secretary of state candidate drops out after report on 2006 window-peeping incident
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'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Insuring against online attacks: Coupled with improved security, insurance can help companies manage cyber risk
USDA releases proposed biotech labeling rules
COMMENTARY: When machines, crops, prices fail you, remember you still have worth
Ethanol plants working through Enogen learning curve
place a business brief
Lighting change required for wind farms
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
DSU recognizes outstanding graduates
Sherry's Wishes walk-run is June 2; Event followed by Sherry's Wishes golf scramble
Greg Mayer being treated for cancer: Among the beneficiaries of Sherry's Wishes
Skyping with South Africa
Exhibit of poetry-visual artwork set at Medora
Warriors rout Rockets in Game 3
Jutanugarn birdies playoff holes, wins LPGA tourney
Sparks beat Minnesota at the buzzer to spoil Lynx's celebratory season opener
Wise clinches first PGA Tour win in Texas
Kansas City's quality led to goal, not Francisco Calvo's play, United coach Adrian Heath says
Commentary: The NDGOP cannot stand behind a convicted peeping Tom
Commentary: Voter ID issue deserves something better than Democratic rhetoric
Commentary: Lead yourself well at every age
Commentary: The flotsam of bad ideas drifts ashore
Commentary: Rancher who ran afoul of EPA granted medical marijuana license
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January 16, 2018
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Amid the bogs and forests of northern Alberta, the heart of the Canadian oil patch, lie some of the largest waste dumps of the global energy...
January 16, 2018 - 10:10am
December 1, 2017
Study aims to determine feasibility of underground carbon dioxide storage
GOLDEN VALLEY, N.D. — A rare drilling rig is at work in central North Dakota this week, but crews aren't looking for oil. They're drilling...
December 1, 2017 - 6:01pm
April 28, 2017
Livestock advocates worry about appeals court ruling on feedlot operators
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Livestock advocates in the Upper Great Plains say it's too soon to know how a District of Columbia ruling that sided...
April 28, 2017 - 8:05pm
June 24, 2016
SM Fencing’s neighbors accuse energy service company of environmental violations
The area north of Dickinson known as the Morey Bang Piney Acres subdivision is a quiet sort of place. Just outside of the city limits but within...
June 24, 2016 - 10:56pm
August 28, 2014
Environmental groups want access to waste draft study
BISMARCK — Two environmental groups have called for the immediate release of a draft study on the safety and handling of North Dakota’s radioactive oilfield waste that has been found dumped illegally in remote areas. The Dakota Resource Council and the North Dakota Energy Industry...
August 28, 2014 - 9:58pm
June 3, 2014
Farm groups warn of EPA overreach in proposed water rule
BISMARCK — North Dakota farm leaders called on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday to withdraw a proposed rule to clarify the Clean Water Act or at least extend the public comment period, warning the rule could have deep impacts on farmers and ranchers. “I am...
June 3, 2014 - 11:34pm
EPA moves to cut wood stove pollution
DULUTH, Minn. — The smell of wood smoke wafting on a cold winter’s night may be a hallmark of life in the Upper Midwest, but the federal...
January 3, 2014 - 10:21pm
May 16, 2013
EPA taking comments on ND air pollution matter
BISMARCK -- The federal Environmental Protection Agency is taking written comments through June 17 on an appeal of North Dakota's regional haze plan approved last year. The EPA took testimony on the appeal during a pair of hearings in Bismarck on Wednesday. The Sierra Club and...
May 16, 2013 - 9:45am
June 27, 2012
Exxon's CEO: Climate, energy fears overblown
NEW YORK (AP) -- ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson says fears about climate change, drilling, and energy dependence are overblown. In a speech Wednesday, Tillerson acknowledged that burning of fossil fuels is warming the planet, but said society will be able to adapt. The risks of oil...
June 27, 2012 - 1:19pm
May 28, 2012
Montana panel calls for pipeline safety improvements
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A state panel created to help prevent a repeat of last year's oil spill into the Yellowstone River is calling for technology upgrades by companies and more money for pipeline inspectors. Those recommendations are in a report due for release Tuesday by the...
May 28, 2012 - 2:46pm
January 20, 2012
ND known for clean air: Increased activity in Dickinson could lower quality
North Dakota is known for having some of the cleanest air for the lungs in the country, officials said, but some have concerns it could get messy. "Increased...
January 20, 2012 - 1:00am
January 8, 2012
EPA cancels water delivery to Pa. town
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency abruptly changed its mind Saturday about delivering fresh water to residents of a northeastern Pennsylvania village where residential wells were found to be tainted by a natural gas drilling operation. Only 24 hours...
January 8, 2012 - 12:00am
December 9, 2011
EPA links fracking to water pollution
CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday for the first time that fracking -- a controversial method of improving...
December 9, 2011 - 12:00am
September 7, 2011
TRNP air pollution rules prompt ND, fed tussle
BISMARCK -- North Dakota health officials and federal regulators don't agree on the best way to reduce air pollution in Theodore Roosevelt National Park, and a state administrator said Tuesday the dispute is likely to end up in court. Dave Glatt, chief of the state Department of...
September 7, 2011 - 12:00am
April 10, 2011
Officials: Garbage ends up in the river
As the last of the snow melts in Dickinson, spring runoff may carry waste material to local waterway. Throughout the winter, waste such as oil,...
April 10, 2011 - 12:00am