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Bags of love: Jamestown boy in third year of his own food drive
Boyfriend’s grandma accused of harboring runaway after missing 13-year-old girl found in West Fargo
Legionnaire of the Year: Art Wanner has a heart for veterans
Heitkamp prioritizes soil health, research
Costs of opioid abuse much higher than previously believed
crime and courts
nation and world
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
place a business brief
New video game letting users destroy oil infrastructure comes under fire
Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
7 Thanksgiving desserts that aren't pumpkin pie
Dozing after dinner? Don't blame the bird
My honest list of thanks
Sending warm thoughts to veterans; women make patriotic quilts
'A Magical Medora Christmas' on the road: show includes stops at Dickinson and Medora
Washington gains ground with win vs. Giants
Class A football All-State roster
Union prepares for new experience playing Fighting Hawks in Grand Forks
NFC North is the Vikings' to lose
Wolves still not saving the best for last
Commentary: I'm thankful for your insults
Commentary: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Donald A. Heiser
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
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
The "Best of the Western Edge" Contest
Christmas Storybook Contest
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The 2017 Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
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
January 29, 2010
Emergency managers: Prepare for long haul
Area emergency managers are advising residents affected by power outages to prepare for the long haul and some electrical workers say this is the worst outage they have ever experienced. After blizzard conditions combined with ice and high winds over the weekend toppled power poles...
January 29, 2010 - 12:00am