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Lighting change required for wind farms
'He took her from us': Emotions strong at vigil for slain Jamestown, N.D., mother of two
ND secretary of state candidate drops out after report on 2006 window-peeping incident
'It's on everybody': A look at child protection services in Fargo-Moorhead area following three child deaths
Two Republicans, a Democrat run for Tom Campbell's Senate seat
crime and courts
nation and world
ND WWII veteran reflects on a lifelong love of aviation
Rural doctors wear 'a gazillion different hats' to fulfill community needs
ND oil conference to showcase industry advancements
Home of ND’s first abortion clinic demolished
Let's keep the 'A' in 'STEAM': The importance of the arts in our schools
place a business brief
Lighting change required for wind farms
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Commentary: Am I the only one plagued by comedic bad luck? Maybe.
Setting rules can prevent caregiver burnout
What do all the pine cones mean on transplanted spruce?
Commentary: Soul of house that once was ND's first abortion facility has stories that are hard to face
Dead or alive perennials, and how to tell
Warriors rout Rockets in Game 3
Jutanugarn birdies playoff holes, wins LPGA tourney
Sparks beat Minnesota at the buzzer to spoil Lynx's celebratory season opener
Wise clinches first PGA Tour win in Texas
Kansas City's quality led to goal, not Francisco Calvo's play, United coach Adrian Heath says
Commentary: Voter ID issue deserves something better than Democratic rhetoric
Commentary: Lead yourself well at every age
Commentary: The flotsam of bad ideas drifts ashore
Commentary: Rancher who ran afoul of EPA granted medical marijuana license
Commentary: We need more politicians like Mark Andrews
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A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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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
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