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Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
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Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
Dozing after dinner? Don't blame the bird
My honest list of thanks
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'A Magical Medora Christmas' on the road: show includes stops at Dickinson and Medora
Celebrate 'Roaring Twenties' at Yuletyme
Midgets stumble in season opener
Paul Miller remains NDSU's point guard
UND cruises past Division III foe after big games
Michael Jordan turning into Vikings fan
Former DHS football player earns MIAC honorable mention
Commentary: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
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Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Commentary: Sophia Wilansky got hurt because the #NoDAPL movement used violence as a tactic
Richard "Dick" Zalesky
Donald & Angela
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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
Energy secretary to tour N.D. sites
WASHINGTON – U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz will tour Dakota Gasification in Beulah and oil and gas sites in Tioga while visiting North Dakota next week, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp announced Thursday. Moniz and U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx will be participating...
July 31, 2014 - 1:29pm
July 24, 2014
Members of oil crew injured in rollover
TIOGA — Several members of an oilfield crew were injured early Wednesday when their van was hit from behind on Highway 2 near Tioga. Driver Travis Johnes, 34, of Tremonton, Utah, was traveling west near mile marker 61 when Leslie File, of Florence, Miss., struck his 2012 Ford van...
July 24, 2014 - 11:57pm
Members of oil crew injured in rollover
Several members of an oilfield crew were injured early Wednesday when their van was hit from behind on Highway 2 near Tioga. Driver Travis Johnes, 34, of Tremonton, Utah, was traveling west near milemarker 61 when Leslie File, of Florence, Miss., struck his 2012 Ford van carrying...
July 24, 2014 - 1:16pm
July 21, 2014
Minneapolis developer reports sales of Bakken properties
MINNEAPOLIS — With two recent deals, Minneapolis-based Oppidan Investment Company has sold eight development projects in western North Dakota in 2014. A Watford City apartment building and a grocery store in Tioga were the most recent sales, a news release from the company announced. “Oppidan...
July 21, 2014 - 11:12pm
June 25, 2014
Sandpiper pipeline approved by Public Service Commission
BISMARCK -- A new pipeline will do the work of 4,300 trucks daily in transporting oil to and from North Dakota, Public Service Commission Chairman Brian Kalk said Wednesday. The PSC unanimously approved permits for construction of the $2.6 billion Sandpiper pipeline during its...
June 25, 2014 - 6:25pm
A million thanks: Oil industry celebrates million-barrel milestone for North Dakota
Oil industry says thanks to North Dakota, celebrates million-barrel milestone TIOGA — The oil industry said “thanks a million” Wednesday...
June 25, 2014 - 5:54pm
June 21, 2014
FOTB: Working on North Dakota’s first oil well: Tioga man recalls novelty, dangers of industry
TIOGA — In 1950, northwest North Dakota farmer Raymond Magnuson decided to try working for an oil drilling crew to supplement his income. “Rent...
June 21, 2014 - 11:49pm
June 13, 2014
GF runner, crew nearing Williston
WILLISTON — Caleb Kobilansky, a Grand Forks man running from the Red River Valley to the state’s Oil Patch, is nearing his destination in Williston, according to the Bakken Eco Expedition. The group said he and his crew of four plan to deliver a “letter of solidarity” from...
June 13, 2014 - 11:58pm
June 11, 2014
Tioga breaks ground on medical facility
TIOGA — Tioga Medical Center and USDA Rural Development broke ground on a new clinic Tuesday that will double the size of the current facility. The medical center, which serves Divide, Williams, Burke and Mountrail counties, has seen an increase of patients from 6,000 in 2010 to...
June 11, 2014 - 12:40am
May 28, 2014
Geologist: Oil and education linked: Tour gives higher ed a glimpse of careers
TIOGA — North Dakota’s higher education leaders got a peek into the oil and gas industry Wednesday to better understand how to prepare workers. Oilfield...
May 28, 2014 - 10:47pm
May 19, 2014
‘New era’ for ND gas industry
TIOGA — The expansion of the Hess Corp. Tioga Gas Plant will significantly reduce natural gas flaring and could be North Dakota’s gateway...
May 19, 2014 - 6:24pm
May 13, 2014
Oil well under control near Tioga
TIOGA — Crews have regained control of an oil well northwest of here and cleanup is expected to begin at the site, Williams County Emergency Manager Mike Hallesy said Tuesday. The well owned by Emerald Oil began releasing oil, gas and water that was used for hydraulic fracturing...
May 13, 2014 - 6:24pm
May 12, 2014
Well control incident reported near Tioga
TIOGA – State and local officials responded to a well control incident at an oil and gas well northwest of Tioga, the Department of Mineral Resources said Monday. Crews reported losing control of the well about 8 p.m. Friday and an unknown amount of oil, gas and water has been...
May 12, 2014 - 4:02pm
May 7, 2014
ND to get first liquefied natural gas processing plant
BISMARCK – A North Dakota company announced plans Wednesday for the state’s first production facility for liquefied natural gas, some of which will be used to supplement diesel fuel burned by oil drilling rigs and fracking operations. The plant near Tioga will start producing...
May 7, 2014 - 12:07pm