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Photos: Glow run draws hundreds in Dickinson
Woman who died in crash near Makoti identified
No charges expected in Devils Lake inmate’s death
3 arrested for Grafton string of vehicle break-ins
Man found dead in Grand Forks apartment identified
crime and courts
nation and world
Reaction split on proposed natural gas flaring change
Oil soars over 10 percent, biggest gain in 6 years
Oil, saltwater spills near Williston
U.S. oil export advocates use Iran deal to buttress argument
Industry not expected to meet next flaring goal, seeks delay
Rhoades: When you’re stuck in summer
4 senators reminisce about service in Legislature
What happened to the honebees this summer?
Fargo-Moorhed RedHawks sign Jordan Tescher
Dickinson Midgets football tops Fargo North in 3A opener
DSU women’s golf picked fifth in preseason poll
Former Blue Hawks compete at World Track Championships
Region 7 volleyball capsules
Klein: Governor’s residence improvement necessary
Volesky: Belfield does have other street tax options
Benson: Riffing on the America’s celebrity parade
Heitkamp: Keeping our kids strong, safe as school starts
MacDonald: Bright talent, close friend lost too soon in Virginia shooting
Diane M. Schlosser
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...
Energy / Bakken
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...
News / North Dakota
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...
News / North Dakota
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...
Energy / News / 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...
Energy / local / News / oil
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...
Energy / local / News / oil
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...
News / oil
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,...
News / water
April 10, 2011 - 12:00am
Air Pollution Control Advisory Council to hold meeting
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Air Pollution Control Advisory Council will meet at 10 a.m. today at the North Dakota Department of Health in Bismarck to discuss amendments to the North Dakota Air Pollution control rules, including ambient air quality standards, prevention of significant...
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am