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Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
Hemp may be next gold mine for Native American tribes
AARP sues U.S. agency over employee wellness programs
Obama trolls Trump over 'mean tweet' on late-night TV
Leak at nuclear reactor in Norway is contained
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
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
Watford City to host triple header concert
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Martin R. Harnisch
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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
November 8, 2015
New study: North Dakota has nation’s highest rate of overweight kids
FARGO — A new study says North Dakota has the nation’s highest percentage of overweight kids. Finance website WalletHub’s report ranked...
November 8, 2015 - 6:00am
October 20, 2015
Study: Fracking in Marcellus shale can cause nearby abandoned wells to leak methane
BOSTON -- Hydraulic fracturing can cause nearby abandoned oil wells to leak methane, according to a study published on Tuesday in the peer-reviewed Water Resources Research journal, marking a potentially large source of unrecorded greenhouse gas emissions. Researchers at the...
October 20, 2015 - 1:09pm
July 22, 2014
Study: ND a great place to grow up
FARGO — North Dakota ranks high in a national study of child well-being released today. The state ranked sixth overall in the 25th annual Kids Count study released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation. Statistics from 16 areas tied to economics, education, health, and family and community...
July 22, 2014 - 12:00am
February 27, 2014
Not so dangerous: Lab test shows Bakken crude vapor pressure has dropped from previous studies
NEW YORK — A study of a fresh sample of crude oil from the Bakken shale in North Dakota published this week showed sharply lower levels of...
February 27, 2014 - 12:25am
February 26, 2014
Lab test shows Bakken crude may be less dangerous than earlier data suggested
NEW YORK — A study of a fresh sample of crude oil from the Bakken shale in North Dakota published this week showed sharply lower levels of volatile vapors compared to previous tests, potentially raising new questions about the danger of shipping it by rail. The latest data from...
February 26, 2014 - 6:40pm
November 5, 2013
KLJ hired by state to study oil, gas industry
Bismarck-based engineering firm KLJ has been tapped by North Dakota lawmakers to commission a new study on where the oil and gas industry is headed in the state.
November 5, 2013 - 5:16pm
August 1, 2013
UND students deploy balloons to gather data
GRAND FORKS -- A crowd of University of North Dakota graduate students shielded their eyes Wednesday morning as they watched a weather balloon...
August 1, 2013 - 12:00am
April 14, 2013
Study to evaluate greater role for ND pharmacists
FARGO -- Caregivers' best efforts to treat costly chronic diseases can suffer when patients fail to take their medications as prescribed. Nationally, the prescription drug compliance rate is estimated at 50 percent, according to researchers. An initiative to give North Dakota pharmacists...
April 14, 2013 - 12:00am
March 8, 2013
Lawmakers want to see study aimed at protecting Theodore Roosevelt National Park
BISMARCK -- Lawmakers are asking to study the economic impact around the Theodore Roosevelt National Park to determine the best practice for sustaining and enhancing the areas' tourism and recreation as well as oil and gas development. Sen. Jim Dotzenrod, D-Wyndmere, has introduced...
March 8, 2013 - 12:00am
March 7, 2013
Study aimed at protecting national park
BISMARCK - Lawmakers are asking to study the economic impact around the Theodore Roosevelt National Park to determine the best practice for sustaining and enhancing the areas' tourism and recreation as well as oil and gas development. Sen. Jim Dotzenrod, D-Wyndmere, has introduced...
March 7, 2013 - 4:59pm
February 8, 2013
Money requested to study Killdeer Mountain
BISMARCK -- A proposal in the state Senate seeks to provide $250,000 to do an archaeological study within the Battle of Killdeer Mountain study area, in part due to the encroachment of oil development. Senate Majority Leader Rich Wardner, R-Dickinson, testified Thursday to the Senate...
February 8, 2013 - 12:00am
February 7, 2013
Dunn Co. dust control: Commissioners OK further research using $97K left over from grant
MANNING -- The Dunn County Commission decided during its meeting Wednesday at the Dunn County Courthouse in Manning to pursue research into dust...
February 7, 2013 - 12:00am
November 25, 2012
Has the Bakken boom had a spillover effect throughout the state?
FARGO -- Employment in the heart of North Dakota's Oil Patch has soared by about 50 percent over the past three years. Workers have been streaming to the oil fields and associated job sites, lured by an average annual wage of $89,730, more than double the state average of $41,778. For...
November 25, 2012 - 12:00am
April 7, 2012
Study ties oil, gas production to Midwest earthquakes
NEW YORK (AP) -- Oil and gas production may explain a sharp increase in small earthquakes in the nation's midsection, a new study from the U.S.
April 7, 2012 - 12:00am
January 27, 2012
Has oil affected ND mule deer? Foundation to research and offer answer
Mule Deer Foundation representatives want to engage in a study that will determine what influence the oil industry is having on the area's mule deer population. Marshall Johnson, the Mule Deer Foundation's regional director for North Dakota and Montana, said the foundation is not...
January 27, 2012 - 12:00am