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Shaw exits own trial after outburst
25 Dakota Access arrestees sent to Grand Forks jail
Corps moves in to finish what tribe started
Five banks sue DSU
Bill would allow smaller schools to carry over more funds
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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Dickinson High gymnastics wins second straight team title
Titans’ big second half leads to win over Killdeer
DHS boys hockey team's season ends with loss to Fargo Davies
Despite furious comeback, Blue Hawks upset by VCSU in NSAA semis
Jost, Boeser come through as UND beats Omaha
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Faith conversations: Former presidential speechwriter to keynote women's conference
Port: Left wing town hall activists undermine credibility by screaming at Cramer, exempting Heitkamp
Port: Gov. Burgum on remaining #NoDAPL protesters: 'More have moved than left'
Kathleen Wrigley: Marsy's Law does not protect victims' names
Donna Mae Hewson
Roger S. Farrier
Donna Mae Hewson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
February 7, 2017
Burgum: Soybean processing plant to be built in Spiritwood, ND
FARGO - North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum announced a $240 million soybean processing plant to be built at Spiritwood, N.D., by Minnesota Soybean...
February 7, 2017 - 2:34pm
September 9, 2014
CHS to pay $3M a year as largest ND property taxpayer: Committee agrees on payment in lieu of taxes for 20 years
JAMESTOWN — The planned CHS nitrogen fertilizer plant at Spiritwood will become the largest property taxpayer in North Dakota upon completion even though it is receiving a 20-year tax incentive. CHS announced Friday it was moving forward with the construction of the $3 billion...
September 9, 2014 - 8:31pm
September 8, 2014
CHS officials explain fertilizer production
JAMESTOWN -- The process of creating fertilizer out of natural gas could literally be described as pulling nitrogen out of the air. CHS announced Friday that it is proceeding with construction of a $3 billion plant northeast of Jamestown that will turn natural gas from North Dakota’s...
September 8, 2014 - 10:13am
September 5, 2014
Company to use Bakken’s natural gas
North Dakota farmer-leaders say they’re happy CHS Inc. has decided to re-engage in a proposed $3 billion fertilizer project at Spiritwood. Mark Watne, president of the North Dakota Farmers Union in Jamestown, said his organization started looking at the feasibility of this kind...
September 5, 2014 - 11:52pm
CHS commits to build $3 billion fertilizer plant
JAMESTOWN — CHS announced Friday it is proceeding with the construction of a $3 billion plant that will turn natural gas from the North Dakota’s oilfields into nitrogen fertilizer for the region’s farmers. The CHS Board of Directors’ approval means construction could start...
September 5, 2014 - 10:33am
April 1, 2014
Higher cost estimates put CHS nitrogen plant on hold
JAMESTOWN — An anticipated announcement on the proposed CHS nitrogen fertilizer plant at Spiritwood was delayed by the company Tuesday. Annette Degnan, marketing communications director for CHS, said “significantly higher than expected construction and labor cost estimates”...
April 1, 2014 - 7:40pm
December 20, 2013
Road projects planned to accommodate Spiritwood plants
JAMESTOWN — Road improvements needed to accommodate the industrial plants planned for Spiritwood Township may amount to a total of about $14 million, according to Casey Bradley, Stutsman County auditor and chief operating officer. Current plans have all the costs paid as special...
December 20, 2013 - 9:40pm
December 10, 2013
Township stands pat on $1 million permit fee for fertilizer plant
SPIRITWOOD — The planned CHS nitrogen fertilizer plant will pay about $1 million to Spiritwood Township for a building permit, if the developers proceed with construction. The township’s board of supervisors didn’t modify the existing permit fee structure during its meeting...
December 10, 2013 - 6:52pm
August 5, 2013
Construction to start on $150M ND ethanol plant
SPIRITWOOD -- Officials this week plan to start construction on an ethanol plant in southeastern North Dakota that has been in the works for two years. A ground-breaking ceremony is scheduled Friday for Minnesota-based Great River Energy's Dakota Spirit AgEnergy plant at Spiritwood. "As...
August 5, 2013 - 9:57am
September 22, 2012
Proposed Spiritwood plant to produce high amounts of ammonia
JAMESTOWN -- Last week's announcement of a proposed $1.2 billion fertilizer manufacturing plant in Spiritwood begs the question of how exactly the plant will operate once construction is completed. The proposed Spiritwood Nitrogen Project by CHS Inc. -- expected to be completed by...
September 22, 2012 - 12:00am
September 13, 2012
Dalrymple announces $1.2B fertilizer plant: Proposed project in Spiritwood to produce 2,200 tons of ammonia daily
JAMESTOWN - Plans for a $1.2 billion fertilizer manufacturing plant at the Spiritwood Energy Park Association industrial park in Spiritwood were announced by Gov. Jack Dalrymple and leaders of the nation's largest farmer-owned cooperative Wednesday. The proposed Spiritwood Nitrogen...
September 13, 2012 - 12:00am
February 9, 2012
Crime scene photos shown in murder trial
JAMESTOWN (AP) -- Prosecutors presented crime scene photos in the murder trial of a Jamestown woman charged with beating and stabbing to death a Somali immigrant. Twenty-two-year-old Janelle Cave is charged with murder and criminal conspiracy in the death of 18-year-old Abdi Ali...
February 9, 2012 - 12:00am
March 1, 2008
Spiritwood ethanol plant is OK'd for revenue bonds
BISMARCK -- The Spirit Ethanol plant being built at Spiritwood will be able to use $60 million to $80 million in revenue bonds to build its sewage and solid waste disposal facilities now that the state Industrial Commission has agreed to have the state Public Finance Authority issue...
March 1, 2008 - 12:00am