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North Dakota native Gary Johnson grabbing attention as third-party presidential candidate
Devils Lake, Ultra Green settle $2 million dispute
Volunteers restoring Dakota border's history half-mile at a time
Not less, but 'better' testing in North Dakota schools
Taylor HorseFest an outlet for those with old-time passions
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
Veeder: Mist lifts off the doubt first-time mom feels
Dickinson native Jaeger receives entrepreneurship award
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
McFeely: Dear NDSU athletic department overlords ...
Letter: North Dakota leaders cherish bragging rights over people
Letter: Native Americans will not let water be destroyed by Dakota Access Pipeline
Brock: Birthday golf lesson
Port: Real sovereignty for Native Americans would mean property rights and policy autonomy
good bad and ugly
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
May 24, 2016
Keystone XL denial affected Dakota Access Pipeline strategy, executive says
BISMARCK--The denial of the Keystone XL pipeline affected how the company building the Dakota Access Pipeline executed its strategy, one of its engineering executives said Tuesday at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference. Joey Mahmoud, the senior vice president of engineering for...
May 24, 2016 - 6:13pm
January 27, 2016
How Dickinson moves: City subject of study on public transportation in rural areas
Dickinson is one of two cities in North Dakota being studied in order to ascertain how access to public transportation impacts quality of life...
January 27, 2016 - 8:31pm
October 28, 2015
DOT personnel investigation at halfway point
BISMARCK -- An independent investigation of the North Dakota Department of Transportation’s Motor Vehicle Division office is at the midway point, according to Ken Purdy, director of North Dakota Human Resources Management Services. Purdy, whose agency is conducting the investigation,...
October 28, 2015 - 11:18pm
October 6, 2015
Investigation of motor vehicle division workplace underway
BISMARCK -- North Dakota Human Resources Management Services has begun an investigation at the state Department of Transportation’s Motor Vehicle...
October 6, 2015 - 6:15pm
August 3, 2015
Cramer hosts congressional delegation on tour of Bakken oil transportation
WILLISTON, N.D. – As six members of Congress rode the rails in northwest North Dakota on Monday to learn more about how Bakken crude is produced and transported, the topic hit especially close to home for one in the group. Rep. Cheri Bustos, whose district in northwest Illinois...
August 3, 2015 - 7:10pm
April 9, 2015
Officials lobby for long-term federal transportation bill in Pembina
PEMBINA, N.D. - Against the backdrop of a commuter bus production assembly line, officials lobbied Thursday for a long-term federal transportation...
April 9, 2015 - 7:01pm
August 14, 2014
Federal hazardous transportation grants promised to state
WASHINGTON — States will share in $20.2 million in federal grants that can be used to prepare for oil transportation disasters. In the Upper Midwest, Minnesota will get nearly $426,000, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced Wednesday. North Dakota, the nation’s...
August 14, 2014 - 12:12am
August 7, 2014
Energy secretary aware of Bakken woes
BISMARCK — U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz hasn’t been to North Dakota since 1999, but he said he’s aware of the infrastructure challenges facing the nation’s second-leading oil producer and looks forward to learning more about them during his visit to Bismarck today. “North...
August 7, 2014 - 11:35pm
May 12, 2014
Alcohol saturation results in 24 DUI arrests, many other citations
WILLISTON – A recent North Dakota Highway Patrol alcohol saturation effort in Williams and McKenzie counties resulted in 24 arrests for driving under the influence, the patrol said Monday. Troopers held the enforcement effort May 1-11. It also netted 16 arrests for driving...
May 12, 2014 - 4:04pm
Safety debate eyes taming Bakken crude before it hits rails
HOUSTON — After a spate of fiery derailments, the scramble to make North Dakota’s Bakken crude oil safer when it’s being transported on trains has focused on better tracks, slower speeds, and reinforced railcars that bypass urban areas. But that is starting to change. A...
May 12, 2014 - 3:30pm
April 29, 2014
N.D. has high rate of bridge concerns: Deficiency data ranks state as 7th worst rate among states
FARGO – More than 99,000 times a day, vehicles cross one of the 726 bridges in North Dakota that have at least one key structural element that’s...
April 29, 2014 - 10:44am
Transportation chief discusses rural needs, Wants more movement
WEST FARGO — Rail reliability issues have been a concern for farmers in the region trying to ship out 2013 crop grain and ship in fertilizer to get 2014 crops planted. But road infrastructure took center stage in a meeting on April 24 in West Fargo featuring U.S. Secretary of Transportation...
April 29, 2014 - 10:40am
March 19, 2014
Engineer group pitches ‘energy collection road system’ plan: Hard-hit energy counties could see quicker roadway repairs
The heart of the Bakken oilfield could eventually be home to a targeted “energy collection road system,” aimed at alleviating congestion. Presenting...
March 19, 2014 - 11:32pm
February 26, 2014
Obama draws a big crowd in St. Paul: President outlines $302 billion transportation improvements plan
ST. PAUL, Minn. — President Barack Obama came to St. Paul on Wednesday to showcase the city’s refurbished Union Depot transit hub as an example...
February 26, 2014 - 11:52pm
Obama to outline $302B transportation plan during St. Paul visit
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- In a speech at St. Paul's Union Depot on Wednesday, President Barack Obama will lay out his vision for a national transportation system that "puts Americans back to work repairing and modernizing our roads, bridges, railways and transit systems," the White House...
February 26, 2014 - 10:46am