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'We have a problem': Hundreds rally in Fargo calling for reforms to curb gun violence
Students, community members take to state Capitol to demand gun reform
'People need to listen to us': Demonstrators gather around the US to protest gun violence
Trump may expel Russian diplomats in response to poisoning in Britain, officials say
Students demand action against gun violence in nation's capital, saying 'enough is enough'
crime and courts
nation and world
The benefits of Bt corn: Study finds GMO reduces crop damage in nearby fields
When dreams change, embrace and encourage
Hoping for the best: Early moisture will hopefully help drought
Stocks tumble in biggest weekly decline since 2016
'Looks lame anyway': Elon Musk just deleted Facebook pages of Tesla, SpaceX - on a dare.
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
How to prevent powdery mildew in garden
How to turn gift plants into long-term houseplants
A barber tried for years to cut an autistic boy's hair. Then they had a breakthrough.
No, the pope did not convince Stephen Hawking to believe in God on his deathbed
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
Zucker, Wild cruise past Preds
Simmons leads Sixers past Wolves, 120-108
Injuries to Phil Hughes, Zack Granite complicate Twins' plans
Wild sign 7-year-old Amare Hanson to one-day contract as a part of Make-A-Wish
Northern State falls to Ferris State in NCAA D2 title game
Commentary: I was fired, but an FBI career is worth it
Hard to differentiate between rally or improvement
Commentary: How do we make a safe school setting?
Commentary: What if millennials get politically active?
Are you kind when you disagree with someone?
Peter N. Schulz
Clarence W. Hartman
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
Tilted Tulip, many things for many people
New clothing store opens in Bowman
Dickinson 4-H and FFA chapters continue to prepare students
Viola LaFontaine leads Mott-Regent schools, set to retire at the end of the year
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
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
January 28, 2010
Electrical, water outages still causing problems
Appledoorn family members are learning to cope without electricity as they enter their second week without power. Winter weather across the...
January 28, 2010 - 12:00am
January 22, 2010
Majority of Roughrider Electric territory still without power
The majority of the Roughrider Electric Cooperative Membership will continue experience power interruptions as the crews work to restore power, according to a statement released by Roughrider Electric this morning. Outages continue to be widespread throughout the system with additional...
January 22, 2010 - 11:31am
August 4, 2009
Letter: Workers' comp system needs repairs
I read Bryan Klipfel's letter praising the diligent, proper and timely work being done at Workforce Safety and Insurance. Mr.
August 4, 2009 - 12:00am
July 14, 2009
Electrical problems persist
One of Dickinson's main electrical transmission lines suffered severe damage in a storm last week and workers are scrambling to have it fixed by Friday. There is potential, if another storm hits, that the city could lose power. The affected section spans about 2 1/2 miles in northeast...
July 14, 2009 - 12:00am
May 8, 2009
Prepare for more power
Construction began on a project two years in the making this week in Bowman, Billings and Slope counties. The 74-mile, 230-kilovolt transmission line from Belfield to Rhame, which was announced in 2007, will lower the stress put on existing transmission lines in the area, said Daryl...
May 8, 2009 - 12:00am
April 22, 2009
'From the ashes'
Jeff Hendrickson was hopeful the only carp and bullheads he'd see were on laying on the shores of Patterson Lake. But following a netting survey...
April 22, 2009 - 11:36pm
March 25, 2009
Company plans to expand coal mine
Great Northern Power Development, a parent company of South Heart Coal LLC, withdrew its state permit application for coal mine near South Heart Wednesday, but will be applying for a larger permit later this year. The application would have encompassed 275 acres of land near South...
March 25, 2009 - 11:42pm
March 20, 2009
Wind developer plans to add 170 megawatts
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota's leading wind power developer intends to spend $300 million this year installing another 170 megawatts of generating capacity near two existing wind projects, the company's chief executive says. "This is one of the best places to go," said Mitch Davidson,...
March 20, 2009 - 11:03pm
February 26, 2009
Issues with a transmission line left communities in southwestern North Dakota including Mott, New England and Regent without power Tuesday night. Jack Zettel, the electric superintendent with Montana-Dakota Utilities, said the power was out from 9:40 p.m. until around midnight. Crews...
February 26, 2009 - 11:34pm
February 25, 2009
Area communities without power last night
Issues with a transmission line left communities in Southwestern North Dakota including Mott, New England and Regent without power Tuesday night. A representative with Montana-Dakota Utilities said it is still reviewing the cause of the outage. For more, see Thursday's The Dickinson...
February 25, 2009 - 12:05pm
January 15, 2009
Go for wind power
I am beginning to think T. Boone Pickens was exactly right last year when he told the Senate's Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee that Americans should build wind turbines in the Midwest to generate electricity. Pickens is a billionaire Texas oilman and presumably...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
November 21, 2008
Otter Tail Power seeks rate hikes
BISMARCK -- Otter Tail Power is seeking a 5 percent electric rate increase for its North Dakota customers, who will likely begin seeing an interim version of it by early January. Separately, Otter Tail seeks to charge customers who will get wind-generated power from its portion...
November 21, 2008 - 12:00am
July 11, 2008
N.D. wind power, conservation are plugged
BISMARCK -- North Dakota could do a lot more to develop its wind energy, an Xcel Energy official told a climate stewardship audience Thursday at the University of Mary. Betsy Engelking, manager of resource planning and bidding for the Minneapolis-based utility that serves three of...
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
June 26, 2008
Committee sets state energy goals
BISMARCK--North Dakota should work to double the amount of electric power it exports, build at least one new coal-fired electric generating plant, and boost renewable fuels and power production exponentially, as state group recommended today. The Empower Commission, created last...
June 26, 2008 - 12:00am