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Montana man dies in crash on icy roads in western ND
Spies fear former CIA officer may not face justice for suspected role in exposure of agents in China
Divisions over immigration, military dollars threaten to derail government spending bill
Public hearing shows mixed feelings towards proposed refinery
Gay couple who ordered wedding programs got pamphlets about Satan instead, lawsuit says
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nation and world
Amazon narrows field for second headquarters location to 20
Public hearing shows mixed feelings towards proposed refinery on fringes of Theodore Roosevelt National Park
California company buys Macy's space in Grand Forks, finds potential tenant
Apple pledges to spend $350 billion, bring 20,000 jobs to US within next five years
Annual cattle showcase “amazing” for small producers
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ND oil production moves into growth mode
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
Industry 'disappointed' by rejection of federal coal proposal
Double check your accounts: Wells Fargo may have been charging you twice for online bills
Those box-top fundraisers? Just 'junk-food marketing' to kids, experts say
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
There were over 12,000 poison control calls for people eating laundry pods last year
Instant Pot users provide tips and recipes for latest kitchen gadget
Take 5: Keys to the NFC Championship game
Vikings counting on ‘D’ in NFC Championship
Police suspect suicide in death of Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski
"It's a total turnaround": Inside the remarkable reversal of fortune for the Beach boys basketball team
Ex-MVP Morneau has no regrets as he retires for front-office role with Twins
HOPE: Life's unexpected turns
LETTER: Support the Davis Refinery for western North Dakota
LETTER: Contact your senators to support DACA
Commentary: In court arguments, State of North Dakota argues that Heitkamp’s 2012 election victory couldn’t be verified
Ted Cruz: Time to put Kim Jong Un on his heels
Virginia B. Loffelmacher
Twyla J. Weinschrott
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
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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