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Heitkamp, national experts talk human trafficking at UND
Kevin Cramer quiet on Senate intentions, lags Heitkamp in fundraising
'A clean, straight-up place': Workforce lodging near Dickinson open for business again
Sod house on the prairie: Hunter man's mother was girl in iconic homestead photo
Fargo woman, boyfriend charged with burglarizing former stepfather's house in Minot
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What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Camo for a cause: A benefit for veterans
Celebrating German culture; St. Joseph's to serve German dinner
Artist prepares for upcoming show
UCI to honor Martha Namyniuk
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Vikings' Anthony Barr: 'By no means was I trying to take out Aaron Rodgers'
Vikings' Barr fined, but not for Rodgers hit
Packers officially place QB Aaron Rodgers on injured reserve
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Sacramento State comes to UND more potent than a year ago
Vikings QB Case Keenum to start again with Sam Bradford hurt, Stefon Diggs also out
Commentary: UND spent over $16,000 on consulting in athletics department which produced no written reports
Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness
Commentary: Sen. Heidi Heitkamp raised more money from Goldman Sachs employees than North Dakotans
Fargo Feminist: 'Me too' but what about 'us too?'
Commentary: Video: Anti-oil zealots shut down public hearing on Line Three Pipeline
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Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
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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