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Oil industry workers split between Trump and Clinton
Piepkorn renewing his attacks on refugee settlement earning rebuke from Strand
Police Blotter: Minnesota man arrested for simple assault
Decker sentenced to prison time in continuous sexual abuse of a child case
DSU chemistry lab professor recovers after explosion, college examines emergency protocol
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
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
World Series Cinderellas deserve to be in Fall Classic
Zimmer says he has faith, but not proof yet of top team
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
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Martin R. Harnisch
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
August 30, 2016
USDA closes offices in five U.S. states after threats
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has closed six offices in five U.S. states after receiving anonymous threats, a USDA representative said on...
August 30, 2016 - 2:29pm
August 8, 2016
The rise and demise of a West Virginia coal mine
ALKOL, West Virginia - On the day Victor Clark retired after 26 years at the Hobet coal mine, the bosses called him to the office for a surprise....
August 8, 2016 - 10:47am
June 25, 2016
West Virginia’s worst flooding in a century has killed 23
West Virginia’s worst flooding in a century has killed at least 23 people, and the three most devastated counties will receive federal disaster...
News/Nation and World
June 25, 2016 - 9:56pm
February 23, 2016
Hoeven, Cramer join legal brief seeking to overturn EPA emissions rule; Heitkamp also supports challenge
BISMARCK – The two Republican members of North Dakota’s congressional delegation joined more than 200 of their House and Senate colleagues Tuesday in filing a brief urging a federal appeals court to overturn the Obama administration’s new rule aimed at curbing carbon dioxide...
February 23, 2016 - 3:11pm
May 18, 2015
BNSF trains slow down: Railway announces plans to improve safety measures for oil shipments
BISMARCK -- One of the top rail companies in the U.S. has announced steps to improve rail safety in North Dakota. BNSF Railway Executive Chairman...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
February 26, 2015
CSX reopens rail line shut after oil train derailment
NEW YORK - CSX on Thursday afternoon reopened a West Virginia train line that had been shut following an explosive oil train derailment on Feb. 16 in the town of Mount Carbon. The line is used to transport crude oil from North Dakota to an oil terminal in Yorktown, Virginia.
February 26, 2015 - 6:08pm
February 24, 2015
Heitkamp makes push for rail safety training: West Virginia derailment may give senator’s bill more standing this year
FARGO — With another fiery oil-train derailment hitting the headlines, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., said she’s hoping more attention will be paid to her bill to improve training for first responders. “With the recent events in West Virginia, we’re going to see again...
February 24, 2015 - 10:27pm
February 23, 2015
Cleanup continues after derailed CSX train spills oil
NEW YORK -- A cleanup was continuing in the Kanawha River in West Virginia on Sunday after an oil spill last week following the derailment of a CSX Corp. train, though drinking water was not affected, the company and federal officials said. Twenty seven of the train's 109 cars...
February 23, 2015 - 10:15pm
February 20, 2015
Pending oil rules may have limited disaster
WILLISTON — This week’s oil train derailment and resulting explosion in West Virginia are likely to heighten scrutiny of new regulations...
February 20, 2015 - 11:27pm
Other views: DRC’s credibility on the line
The response by the Dakota Resource Council to an oil train wreck in West Virginia is so over the top it further erodes the credibility of an organization that is increasingly credibility-challenged. The DRC said the train derailment and explosion in West Virginia is North Dakota’s...
February 20, 2015 - 10:32am
February 19, 2015
Gas vapor eyed as factor in West Virginia oil train fireball
WASHINGTON - Federal investigators will examine whether pressurized gas played a role in the massive blast that followed the derailment of a...
February 19, 2015 - 11:16pm
CSX notifies W. Virginia officials of plans to bypass derailment
NEW YORK -- CSX has notified West Virginia officials of its plans to bypass the scene of a crude train derailment and continue deliveries to eastern Virginia, according to the West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management. A train carrying North Dakota crude...
February 19, 2015 - 11:36am
February 16, 2015
CSX oil train carrying Bakken crude derails in W. Virginia
BECKLEY, W.Va. - A CSX Corp train hauling North Dakota crude derailed in West Virginia on Monday, setting a number of cars ablaze, destroying a house and forcing the evacuation of two towns in the second significant oil-train incident in three days. One or two of the cars plunged...
February 16, 2015 - 6:09pm
Mont. authorities: Hitchhiker shot himself
June 16, 2012 - 12:00am
April 8, 2010
Gases force crews to abandon W.Va. mine rescue
MONTCOAL, W.Va. (AP) -- Dangerous gases forced rescue crews to abandon the search today for four coal miners missing since an explosion killed 25 colleagues in the worst U.S. mining disaster in more than two decades. Rescuers had been working their way through the Upper Big Branch...
April 8, 2010 - 11:36am