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ND man hospitalized after ATV crash
First days of Trump era signal America's deepening political divide
Driver arrested after 140 mph chase has lengthy criminal history
Trump invites Netanyahu to Washington for visit
From bucks to Bullwinkle, animals are hungry this winter
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Forsberg’s goals cap Nashville’s comeback at Wild
Towns lifts Wolves past Nuggets
Brady, Pats rout Steelers for another AFC title
Falcons flatten Packers to reach Super Bowl
Royals pitcher Ventura killed in car crash
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
Fielding Questions: Ice cream bucket propagation for African violets
Thomas F. Murtha
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
public service commission
June 19, 2016
Western North Dakota in the midst of a wind boom
While the oil boom in North Dakota may be over, the recent wind boom could be here to stay. In the past decade, there have been more than 400...
June 19, 2016 - 12:55am
June 16, 2016
PSC approves Brady Wind project in Stark County
BISMARCK -- An 87-turbine wind farm will be a reality for southern Stark County by year’s end. The Public Service Commission unanimously approved...
June 16, 2016 - 5:43pm
May 24, 2016
Third leg of Sacagawea pipeline approved, creating link with Dakota Access
BISMARCK – North Dakota regulators on Tuesday approved the third leg of a pipeline that will provide a link across Lake Sakakawea to the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline, which is now under construction and will be the largest crude oil pipeline out of the Bakken. During a special...
May 24, 2016 - 1:24pm
May 18, 2016
After spate of Fargo power outages, Xcel lays out options for boosting N.D. reliability
BISMARCK – Xcel Energy officials on Wednesday outlined millions of dollars in options for improving electric service in North Dakota while assuring state regulators that its Fargo system is fundamentally sound despite a recent rash of power outages. Company officials met with...
May 18, 2016 - 5:46pm
May 6, 2016
PSC holds first work session on proposed Stark County wind farm
BISMARCK -- For the first time Friday, members of the state Public Service Commission provided insight into their opinions of the 87-turbine...
May 6, 2016 - 9:20pm
May 5, 2016
After five outages in two weeks, Xcel assures PSC of efforts to improve Fargo reliability
BISMARCK – Xcel Energy assured North Dakota regulators Thursday that it’s taking steps to improve reliability for Fargo customers after five power outages in the past two weeks and paying out nearly $400,000 in credits to customers for failing to meet performance targets set in...
May 5, 2016 - 4:08pm
March 31, 2016
Stark County wind farm hearing was longest in state history; PSC deliberations could last until early May
The Brady Wind Energy Center hearing made North Dakota history on Wednesday. The Public Service Commission heard 15 hours of testimony and public...
March 31, 2016 - 9:37pm
PSC hearing about Brady Wind Farm sees over 150 people in attendance
More than 150 people gathered with coffee in hand before 8 a.m. Wednesday at Dickinson City Hall prepared for a long discussion about the proposed...
March 31, 2016 - 2:30pm
March 23, 2016
PSC approves two new pipelines
BISMARCK - The North Dakota Public Service Commission on Wednesday approved permits for two new pipelines in western North Dakota. Commissioners approved a plan from Oasis Midstream to build a 19-mile pipeline in McKenzie County that will deliver oil to the Dakota Access pipeline....
March 23, 2016 - 3:33pm
March 17, 2016
Panel studying extension of natural gas service to ND communities
BISMARCK – Despite being awash in the natural resource, North Dakota has nearly 370 communities without natural gas service, and an economic development official told state lawmakers Thursday that extending service is crucial to attracting businesses and growing communities. However,...
March 17, 2016 - 6:01pm
March 9, 2016
ND’s first rail inspector now certified; more than 400 violations found since August
BISMARCK – The first track inspector hired by North Dakota regulators for a new rail safety program created in the wake of two fiery oil train derailments has earned his federal certification while finding more than 400 defective conditions and over a dozen violations, PSC officials...
March 9, 2016 - 12:32pm
February 19, 2016
Little opposition expected for ONEOK pipeline in Dunn, McKenzie counties
KILLDEER -- Dunn County commissioners said they don’t expect much opposition to a natural gas liquids pipeline project proposed in the county by ONEOK Bakken Pipeline LLC. The North Dakota Public Service Commission is hosting a public hearing at 9 a.m. Monday at the Killdeer City...
February 19, 2016 - 7:54pm
February 10, 2016
Complaints against electric companies down slightly in ND
BISMARCK – Consumer complaints against the three investor-owned electric companies in North Dakota were down slightly last year, the state’s Public Service Commission said Wednesday. The PSC released its second annual report on public contacts since reinstating a consumer affairs...
February 10, 2016 - 4:55pm
February 9, 2016
One pipeline project pushes forward; another stalls amid low prices
WATFORD CITY -– One energy company said Tuesday it wants to construct a new pipeline as soon as possible despite low oil prices while a second company said its project is on hold until prices rebound. Oasis Midstream Services presented to the Public Service Commission its plan to...
February 9, 2016 - 5:44pm
January 5, 2016
State approves oil pipeline to run under Lake Sakakawea
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Public Service Commission approved Tuesday a crude oil pipeline that will cross Lake Sakakawea. Commissioners, who supported the project unanimously, said Sacagawea Pipeline Co. is taking several steps to minimize potential impacts to the lake, including...
January 5, 2016 - 2:17pm