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Congress passes funding bill averting government shutdown
TR Symposium highlights Roosevelt’s revolutionary campaigning techniques
Fargo concert promoter pleads guilty to sexual assault
Better with a bypass: Killdeer opens new Highway 22 truck bypass west of city
Fargo man gets 10 years for biting woman’s face during sexual assault
crime and courts
nation and world
Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Midgets volleyball takes care of Saints in four sets
Trinity pulls away from Beulah for sweep
Hazeltine pedigree planned from the start
DSU volleyball tops South Dakota Mines
Reeve: Best team ever for U.S. at Ryder Cup?
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
good bad and ugly
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
April 22, 2014
Minn. petition calls for two-year frac sand ban; Dayton won’t go it alone
RED WING, Minn. -- A group of Minnesota residents drove to the state Capitol on Tuesday to deliver a petition calling for a ban on silica sand...
April 22, 2014 - 2:47pm
August 7, 2013
Goodhue County, Minn., mining ban gets 6-month extension
RED WING, Minn. -- Silica sand mining in Goodhue County will have to hold off for at least another six months. The County Board voted unanimously Tuesday to extend the county's mining moratorium for an additional 180 days past its Sept.
August 7, 2013 - 12:00am
February 27, 2013
Minnesota Committee OKs sand mining moratorium
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- New silica sand mines would be prohibited from opening for a year under a bill a Minnesota Senate committee approved Tuesday. Besides...
February 27, 2013 - 12:00am
February 23, 2013
Sand storm brewing on the horizon
Mining for sand used in the hydraulic fracturing process has become a hot topic in Minnesota and state leaders in North Dakota are paying attention. With the Bakken Formation receiving much of its sand used for fracking from neighboring states to the east like Minnesota and Wisconsin,...
February 23, 2013 - 12:00am
August 21, 2012
Fracking sand depot in the works in Richardton
RICHARDTON -- City commissioners unanimously agreed to allow annexation of nearly 80 acres of land south of the railroad for a fracking sand railroad depot during a meeting Monday at City Hall. The next step is to hold a hearing on Oct. 8 at City Hall (no time was set as of Monday)....
August 21, 2012 - 12:00am
August 4, 2012
Elevator poised to double revenue by partnering with oil industry
BERTHOLD -- Fourteen months ago, the general manager of the Berthold Farmers Elevator worried how he would keep everyone on the payroll during such a wet season. Today, as a result of two partnerships with the oil industry, the elevator is poised to nearly double its revenue and...
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
December 11, 2009
Dickinson man asks for probation in tax fraud case
FARGO (AP) -- Lawyers for a former Dickinson executive who pleaded guilty to nine felony counts of tax fraud are asking a judge to consider a sentence of home confinement and probation. Micheal Fisher, a former vice president and director of Fisher Sand & Gravel Co. Inc., is accused...
December 11, 2009 - 11:13am
November 10, 2009
Letter: What if change could protect all?
If some members of Congress have informally announced that they will not vote for a government-operated health care program for the reason that "it wouldn't pass, anyway," haven't they really let some kind of a cat out of the bag, sort of accidentally maybe? Can't we suspect some...
November 10, 2009 - 12:00am
August 6, 2009
Judge stops Las Vegas project
NEW YORK (AP) -- A judge Wednesday balked at signing off on a $33 million proposed settlement between the Securities and Exchange Commission and Bank of America Corp. over executive bonuses. Bank of America on Monday agreed to pay the penalty to settle government charges that it...
August 6, 2009 - 12:00am
March 5, 2009
Dickinson may lose taxi service
There are a number of reasons Dakota Cab plans to close, and the owner said an attack on a driver is among them. Ray Sand, owner of Dakota Cab, said he plans to close March 31. "There are other things in play that have brought us to this decision, this was just kind of the icing...
March 5, 2009 - 12:00am
February 2, 2009
3 oil field workers killed in accidents
Three men have died in Wyoming's oil fields over the past month or so. Fremont County Coroner Ed McAuslan says 54-year-old Charles MacLachlan, of Mannford, Okla., died at a drilling rig site north of Shoshoni on Dec. 31. The coroner's report says MacLachlan was crushed by a trailer...
February 2, 2009 - 7:55am
July 10, 2008
Candidate Sand is overseas on naval duty
BISMARCK -- Republican U.S.
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am
June 13, 2008
Sand camp questions Pomeroy fundraiser at resort
BISMARCK -- U.S. Rep.
June 13, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Congressional candidate Sand walks away from plane crash
FARGO -- Duane Sand, the Republican candidate for North Dakota's U.S. House seat, walked away with a minor cut on his forehead after his plane crashed in a cornfield Wednesday south of Jamestown. Sand was the pilot and only passenger in the single-engine plane, which flipped over...
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am
March 21, 2008
Sand announces bid for House
FARGO -- Republican Duane Sand announced his candidacy for North Dakota's U.S. House of Representatives seat today, most likely setting up a rematch of his 2004 race against incumbent Rep. Earl Pomeroy, D-N.D. Speaking to reporters at the Fargo Air Museum, Sand criticized the current...
March 21, 2008 - 12:00am