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A little girl saw an emotional-support dog on a plane. It went for her face.
More companies are cutting ties with gun lobby as #BoycottNRA movement gains steam
Former Trump campaign official Rick Gates plans to plead guilty to 2 charges
District 21 Republicans vote to expel Peter Tefft from membership
Former ND Congressman Berg won't run for his old seat
crime and courts
nation and world
Thank teachers for mastering the art of making a lasting impact
Oneok announces new gas processing plant for Bakken core
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
Spud industry going on offensive, think 'performance vegetable'
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
Everyone take a deep breath. Your Instant Pot pressure cooker has not been recalled.
This man's brain tumor was so big that it 'sat like a head on top of another head'
Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
Commentary: Why do we understand so little about breast-feeding?
Mushrooms are turning up in coffee, chocolate, even beauty 'dusts.' How come?
Killdeer completes run to state: Cowboys outlast Bowman County, win Region 7 Championship
Swiss top Canada to take curling bronze medal
Germany stuns Canada to make first hockey final, face Russians for gold
Russians dominate figure skating, Lindstroem leads Sweden to biathlon relay gold
Minnesota’s Diggins becomes first U.S. cross country skier named as Olympic flag bearer in Closing Ceremonies
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Commentary: Trump’s call to arm teachers is kind of dumb
McFeely: They are teachers, not gunslingers
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
Commentary: Heitkamp’s union allies canceled meeting with Cramer on the day he announced Senate campaign
Mary S. Zander
Luciel (Bares) Kreitinger
Supporting Denny McNamara
Donald & Angela
Guild Mortgage serves local community
Synthetic ice, twice as nice!: Belfield’s skating rink enriches community
A good year, a good meal: Burly’s Roughrider serves steaks and smiles
South Heart school addition finishes up
South Heart elementary principal is committed to her students
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
January 14, 2012
Project to pour water into volcano to make power
AP - Geothermal energy developers plan to pump 24 million gallons of water into the side of a dormant volcano in Central Oregon this summer to demonstrate new technology they hope will give a boost to a green energy sector that has yet to live up to its promise. They hope the water...
January 14, 2012 - 1:50pm
December 29, 2011
Coal groups paying $500K for lawsuit
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota utilities and coal interests agreed to pay up to $500,000 of the state's cost in challenging a Minnesota law that restricts imports of coal-generated electricity, but the state will still bear the brunt of the expense, documents show. North Dakota has...
December 29, 2011 - 12:00am
December 22, 2011
The Dickinson Press Top 10: No. 9: Proposed South Heart mine
As the year wraps up and we enter 2012, The Dickinson Press will take you through the top stories that filled its pages. Today we recall No....
December 22, 2011 - 12:00am
December 6, 2011
Customers see power flickers in Bismarck-Mandan
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Montana-Dakota Utilities says power flickers in the Bismarck-Mandan area on Monday night are believed to have originated from the Heskett plant. MDU spokesman Rick Madison said power flickered on and off throughout the night and crews are still trying to locate...
December 6, 2011 - 7:02am
November 30, 2011
Digger to blame for power outage Tuesday in north Dickinson
Several member/owners, primarily commercial accounts, north of Dickinson lost electrical service late Tuesday afternoon after a digger hit a line, according to Roughrider Electric Cooperative. The outage on the underground power line was caused by a "public dig-in" and Roughrider...
November 30, 2011 - 9:38am
November 3, 2011
ND sues Minn. over coal power restrictions
BISMARCK -- North Dakota and representatives of its coal industry sued the state of Minnesota on Wednesday, seeking to invalidate a law that...
November 3, 2011 - 12:00am
June 17, 2011
'Deer with wings' causes power outage in Montana
HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- A Montana resident says an energy company has identified the cause of a brief power outage as "deer with wings." Lee Bridges says she was outside with her dogs around the time the power went out when a NorthWestern Energy truck pulled up, giving her a chance...
June 17, 2011 - 8:50am
June 14, 2011
EPA to act on haze plans in Wyo, Colo, Mont, ND
DENVER (AP) -- In a settlement with conservation groups, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has agreed to give final approval next year of plans to address haze in Wyoming, Colorado, Montana and North Dakota. A judge still must approve the settlement filed last week in federal...
June 14, 2011 - 2:29pm
December 19, 2010
3 states in regional compact raid pollution funds
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- Two of the 10 Northeast states that agreed to dedicate millions of dollars to reduce carbon emissions and promote green energy have reneged on their promise, instead diverting substantial funds to saving their budgets. New York and New Jersey over the past year...
December 19, 2010 - 1:47pm
December 10, 2010
DEQ says power line construction violated permit
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) -- State environmental regulators say the company building a $215 million power line between Montana and Alberta has violated conditions of its permit, but the agency is not proposing any civil penalties. The Department of Environmental Quality says Tonbridge...
December 10, 2010 - 3:39pm
November 5, 2010
State, federal agencies oppose power plant idea
HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Government agencies and a conservation group oppose a proposal to develop a power-generating facility in the Elkhorn Mountains northwest of Townsend. Gridflex Energy of Boise, Idaho, filed an application for a preliminary permit to build the plant on land transferred...
November 5, 2010 - 2:22pm
Frost causes more power problems
Well, it's happened again. This time not from snow, but the other white stuff that's been covering southwest North Dakota -- frost. Hundreds...
March 5, 2010 - 12:00am
February 10, 2010
Power back at all homes
Three weeks to the day after a winter storm knocked out power to thousands of North Dakota residents, electricity to all those affected has been restored as of Tuesday afternoon. After heavy ice buildup and high winds downed thousands of power lines, electric cooperatives now estimate...
February 10, 2010 - 12:00am
February 4, 2010
50 in area, 120 across state without power
About 50 Slope Electric customers in Bowman, Slope, Adams and Hettinger counties are still without power after a blizzard wreaked havoc on power lines and poles late last month. The storm left thousands of North Dakotans without electricity. "The goal is to have it done by Friday...
February 4, 2010 - 12:00am
January 30, 2010
Power restoration ongoing
After winter storms left thousands without power and electric crews work to restore services, one area electric company is inching closer to restoring full power. Though some residents have restored power, wallets may not be restored with money spent on generators, fuel and other...
January 30, 2010 - 12:00am