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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
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
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
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
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
October 11, 2014
Tioga senator to fill Andrist seat
David Rust, a retired Tioga school superintendent and District 2 representative since 2009 will take over the Senate seat opened by the recent resignation of John Andrist. The district Republican committee made the appointment Thursday, but filling Rust’s spot in the House will...
October 11, 2014 - 8:29pm
October 3, 2014
After the oil spill: A year later, landowners trying to ‘go with the flow’ on Tioga cleanup
TIOGA — On Monday, Patty Jensen delivered a treat to the workers doing the cleanup on the site of one of North Dakota’s largest oil spills. For...
October 3, 2014 - 10:10pm
October 1, 2014
Flared up: Federal oversight impedes on ND’s anti-flaring push
TIOGA — North Dakota’s oil producers will struggle to comply with aggressive rules taking effect on Wednesday designed to curb the wasteful...
October 1, 2014 - 10:03pm
September 6, 2014
In a student’s footsteps: Dalrymples visit Hagen, Berg ahead of middle school bond vote
As North Dakota’s governor walked through the halls of Hagen Junior High School, he realized what school leaders have been saying for months. “There...
September 6, 2014 - 12:18am
September 3, 2014
Oil Patch leaders trying to avoid nightmare scenario: ND economic summit looks at growth, needs
WILLISTON — When he was just 13, Dan Kalil had a dream foreshadowing the changes triggered by western North Dakota’s oil boom. In the terrifying nightmare, he could see from his window the steady procession of lights and trucks, and an “orangish bright glow to the southwest,”...
September 3, 2014 - 9:51pm
August 14, 2014
PSC budget seeks staff for proposed oil pipeline, rail inspection programs
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Public Service Commission is requesting more than half a dozen new employees in its 2015-17 budget to monitor the state’s growing number of oil pipelines and railroad traffic that has increased with oil-by-rail shipments. The three-member panel...
August 14, 2014 - 3:04pm
Oil spilled near Tioga
TIOGA — RIM Operating Inc. reported Monday that 270 barrels of oil were released and contained at a site south of Tioga in Williams County. All but 60 barrels were recovered by Tuesday at the oil and gas well about 15 miles south of Tioga, the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division...
August 14, 2014 - 12:22am
August 11, 2014
U.S. energy chief finds Bakken tour informative
TIOGA — U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said a tour of Hess Corp.’s Bakken facilities Saturday allowed him to see the process “beginning...
August 11, 2014 - 9:27am
August 9, 2014
The (pipe)line that divided the people: Politicians weigh in on Sandpiper crude oil system
BEMIDJI, Minn. — In the shadow of a state decision Thursday to study alternative routes for the proposed $2.6 billion Sandpiper crude oil pipeline, politicians weighed in on whether to wait for new and different pathways through Minnesota or go ahead with Enbridge Energy’s original...
August 9, 2014 - 11:19pm
Sandpiper clear as oil: Hearing does little to predict project’s future
ST. PAUL, Minn. — The proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline project got more complex Thursday as the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission approved...
August 9, 2014 - 12:39am
August 6, 2014
Man found guilty of murder in ND man camp stabbing
GRAND FORKS — A jury found Ryan Neil Anderson guilty of murder Wednesday in state district court in Grand Forks. The Iron River, Mich., man stabbed his lifelong friend Christopher King, also of Iron River, twice in the chest and twice in the abdomen at a man camp near Tioga, northeast...
News/crime and courts
August 6, 2014 - 2:43pm
August 5, 2014
Tioga stabbing murder case goes to jury
GRAND FORKS — The jury in the murder trial of Ryan Neil Anderson went into deliberation Tuesday morning in Grand Forks after attorneys gave their closing statements. The Iron River, Mich., man stabbed his lifelong friend Christopher King, also of Iron River, twice in the chest...
News/crime and courts
August 5, 2014 - 10:50pm
‘Choking the life out of me’: Man accused in murder takes stand in own defense
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A jury likely will begin deliberating today in a murder case accusing an oil worker of killing his friend near Tioga. During testimony on his own behalf Monday, defendant Ryan Neil Anderson the life was choked out of him the night he fatally stabbed his lifelong...
August 5, 2014 - 8:58am
August 2, 2014
Defense calls first witnesses in Tioga murder trial
GRAND FORKS — The defense in the trial of a man accused of stabbing his friend to death called its first witnesses Friday, including defendant’s ex-fiancée and mother. Ryan Neil Anderson is charged with murder in the death of Christopher King, who was stabbed twice in the chest...
News/crime and courts
August 2, 2014 - 6:41pm
July 31, 2014
Letter: Goehring, not Taylor is the one full of soundbites
Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring’s recent letter “Soundbite vs. smart regulation” is ironically nothing more than a bunch of soundbites. I live in the beautiful White Earth Valley in western North Dakota in the heart of the Bakken, and as a result of the boom, our ranch...
July 31, 2014 - 6:06pm