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Leier: Early goose harvest at 48,000 birds
Bismarck resident killed after rear-ending payloader on Highway 83
Dickinson man seriously injured after sideswiping semi truck
Drastic increase: SD pheasant numbers up 76 percent from last year
Dakota Recreation Report
Nation & World
Legislators get Day 2 of Oil Patch tour: Local leaders hope to show guests a dose of reality
DNR wants new Sandpiper pipeline route
Refining the final touches: Dakota Prairie Refinery on track to open later this year
State Department lawyer Benes is latest Keystone XL player to go
S&P: Lifting U.S. oil export ban will lift sector credit scores
Holten: Trains, trains and automobiles
Letter: Sinner right man to represent North Dakota
Letter: Amendment would give North Dakota new state parks
Letter: Measure 1 cannot change state, federal laws
Benson: Remembering a generation’s jester
Tigirlily to perform Thursday at Alive@5
Betty Jo Todd
Darlene A. "Dell" Thompson
Grainger opens store without a building
Journeying the Narrow Path
Patrick Hope: A Link to the other game
Johnson: Back to school at DHS
Jackie Hope: Best time of the year
Hendricks deals, Royals top Twins
Final chance to make an impact: For Vikings on the roster bubble, preseason finale is do or die
Minnesota State Moorhead will soon see Scheels Field
Gordon rips game-winning home run as Kansas City beats Twins
Powers: Minnesota’s offense apparently was better than we thought
May 26, 2012
MDU to hold informational meetings on diesel refinery
MDU Resources Group Inc. of Bismarck will hold two informational meetings for a diesel refinery that could cost up to $325 million, according to a press release. The company will host a meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the South Heart Public School gym, followed by a meeting at 7...
local / news / oil
May 26, 2012 - 12:00am
May 16, 2012
Diesel refinery planned near Dickinson
Local policymakers and business officials from Stark County received a better look at plans for a $250 million to $325 million diesel refinery that would pump up to 10,000 barrels of fuel or kerosene per day into the region, MDU Resources Group Inc. representatives said Tuesday. Increased...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
February 29, 2012
$500M diesel refinery planned near Dickinson
A $500 million diesel refinery that may be built near Dickinson could produce a local source for consumers in western North Dakota, officials said Tuesday. "The diesel that we produce should be (put) right back into the Bakken region," said Rick Matteson, director of communications...
Bakken / news / oil
February 29, 2012 - 12:00am
December 8, 2011
ND refinery to increase diesel production
MANDAN, N.D. (AP) -- Tesoro Corp. plans to increase diesel production at its North Dakota oil refinery in response to growing demand in the region. Production at the Mandan plant -- the only oil refinery in North Dakota -- will increase by 5,000 barrels per day, to 22,000 barrels...
local / news / oil
December 8, 2011 - 9:26am
ND oil producers using rail for refinery shipping
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- North Dakota oil producers are making greater use of rail tanker cars to send their crude to refineries. At least 10 railroad oil loading terminals are either operating or planned for western North Dakota. By the end of the year they'll be capable of shipping...
Energy / local / news / oil
August 8, 2011 - 8:43am
February 20, 2008
Consultants say Makoti refinery is nearing government OK
BISMARCK -- A proposed tribal-owned oil refinery on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation should get its final government go-ahead this spring, a petroleum geologist told a group studying a state-owned refinery Tuesday. Horace Pipe, a consultant for the Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara...
February 20, 2008 - 12:00am
February 13, 2008
Letter -- Refinery study is needed
To the editor: Once again, letters are being circulated critical of our task force studying the building of a refinery in the state of North Dakota. Once again, the letter really points out the very need for the study and why we have chosen to implement the task force. Mr. Chaffee...
February 13, 2008 - 12:00am
January 30, 2008
Letter -- State already supports new refineries
To the editor: Sen. Tim Mathern and other legislators' (including Rep. Kenton Onstad and Rep. Shirley Meyer) proposal to build a state-owned refinery is either intended to be misleading, or they are seriously uninformed. In an attempt to sell this proposal to the public, they have...
January 30, 2008 - 12:00am