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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
UND hopes to reach the top of the Big Sky this season
UND women's basketball team plans to push pace
DSU men's basketball downed by Minot State in home opener
Arrieta, Cubs even World Series with Game 2 win
Grizzlies slip by Timberwolves in season opener
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
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
July 7, 2016
Federal drone test site research program in ND could see 3-year extension
GRAND FORKS - A federal research initiative centered on integrating unmanned aircraft systems into national airspace with ties to North Dakota could see an additional three years of operation. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., announced Wednesday the U.S. Senate and House reached an agreement...
July 7, 2016 - 4:18pm
April 11, 2016
Researcher: Conservative support rises after shale booms
GRAND FORKS -- Republican candidates have seen success at the ballot box in areas that have experienced shale energy booms, a University of Pennsylvania professor said in a presentation on the University of North Dakota campus Monday. Erik Gilje, an assistant professor at the Wharton...
April 11, 2016 - 8:10pm
January 19, 2016
Not your average antenna: Research endeavors explore new ways to use technology at UND
GRAND FORKS -- When Sima Noghanian got into a cab in New York City and told her driver she was attending an antenna conference, he laughed and said the technology was outdated. "Well what do you think those things are coming through?" Noghanian recalled responding as she gestured...
January 19, 2016 - 8:37pm
January 15, 2016
Nuclear waste storage study considered near Rugby
RUGBY -- Scientists plan to use state-owned land near Rugby to test whether extremely deep crystalline rock can be used to permanently store spent nuclear waste. The State Land Board has made it clear that it wants a hearing on any application to use 20 acres of a state-owned section...
January 15, 2016 - 6:18pm
January 2, 2016
Pilot plant testing carbon sequestration technology in 2016
The Pilot Plant at the North Dakota’s Energy and Environmental Research Center allows real world evaluations of energy generation products, leading to what will hopefully be a solution for carbon dioxide emissions. “It's our big toolbox; we get to go and play and tinker,” said...
January 2, 2016 - 10:24pm
November 27, 2015
UND chemists look at using feedstock for oil industry
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Chemists at the University of North Dakota’s Energy & Environmental Research Center are working to further develop a process that uses crop feedstock from North Dakota to make products that will benefit the state’s oil industry. The North Dakota Department...
November 27, 2015 - 11:44am
July 6, 2015
‘Big shoes to fill’: Dickinson Research Extension Center welcomes new agronomist Buetow
The new cropping systems specialist at the Dickinson Research Extension Center spent his childhood on a dairy farm in Minnesota, an experience...
July 6, 2015 - 11:17pm
May 18, 2015
Academic gathering highlights Bakken region's social and economic trends
Subjects such as resident attitudes toward hydraulic fracking and the labor market impacts of energy boom-and-bust cycles were the focus of Dickinson State University's Bakken Researchers Convening, which began Monday at the Strom Center. Rob Grunewald, an economist for the Federal...
May 18, 2015 - 10:13pm
April 9, 2015
Feds offer $2 million in funding to support pipeline safety solutions
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Transportation's Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration is offering $2 million in funding to universities to support research for pipeline safety solutions. The funding, announced Thursday, is more than twice the amount awarded...
April 9, 2015 - 6:34pm
April 6, 2015
College students track Bismarck coyotes' every move
BISMARCK - Jeremy Guinn and his students don't have to look hard to see the animal trails in the field next to the building where they work....
April 6, 2015 - 9:27pm
March 24, 2015
Study highlights how oil money trickles out of North Dakota
WILLISTON, N.D. – While a new economic impact study shows that the oil and gas industry contributed $43 billion to North Dakota’s economy...
March 24, 2015 - 2:11pm
March 16, 2015
Bursting at the seams: Williston, Williams County service population grows 20 percent
WILLISTON — The “service population” utilizing Williston city infrastructure and other services has increased at 10 times the normal rate,...
March 16, 2015 - 1:54pm
February 4, 2014
Hemp provision in farm bill clears way for crop
GRAND FORKS — The new five-year, $480 billion farm bill passed by the Senate on Tuesday includes a tiny provision authorizing North Dakota and a few other states to grow research plots of cannabis as a farm crop. No, it’s not pot, but the version of the same cannabis species...
February 4, 2014 - 10:57pm
September 15, 2013
Faces of the Boom: Geologist excited for Bakken potential
GRAND FORKS -- When John Harju graduated from the University of North Dakota in 1986, it was a bad time to be a geologist in the state. "It...
September 15, 2013 - 12:00am
July 7, 2013
New future for research at UND
GRAND FORKS - The University of North Dakota's research and economic development arm will now report to Provost Thomas DiLorenzo as part of a restructuring, according to the university. The intent is to have the division, as well as the School of Graduate Studies, working more closely...
July 7, 2013 - 12:00am