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Suspect in the killing of a Rolette County Deputy identified
Facebook dismissive of censorship, abuse concerns, rights groups allege
Standing Rock tribe officially asks protesters to clear out
Doctors may accept low fee from Medicare, but not from all patients
Trump vows his full support to CIA after feud about Russia hacking
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MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
No. 17 Wisconsin escaped from Gophers in overtime
UND goes to 6-2 in Big Sky with win over Idaho State
Packers, Falcons expected to give Georgia Dome that will be demolished an explosive sendoff
Youth carries Midgets wrestling to victory
Slow second half dooms Midgets against Bravettes
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
Fielding Questions: Ice cream bucket propagation for African violets
Growing Together: Tips for shopping seed catalogs
Minding Our Elders: A needed vacation from caregiving should be guilt-free
Phillips: Kindness leaves you with lots to talk about
Thomas F. Murtha
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
Standing Rock tribe officially asks protesters to clear out
November 16, 2016
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
MEDORA—Billings County Commissioners rejected the application for a 114-turbine wind farm on Tuesday. Orion Renewable Energy Group presented...
November 16, 2016 - 1:22pm
September 20, 2016
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
SOUTH OF DICKINSON—A group of antelope went about their business Tuesday morning with little to no care of the workers hoisting large steel...
September 20, 2016 - 8:14pm
August 9, 2016
Letter: When it comes to electricity, am I missing something?
Am I missing something here? The coal-fired power plant in Stanton has announced they will be closing down for lack of market. They cannot produce electricity for what the market will pay. At the same time, the Public Service Commission is issuing permits for wind farms as fast as...
August 9, 2016 - 6:01pm
August 6, 2016
Press Pass: Saturday, August 6
Here’s some of our top stories from Saturday’s edition. It’s your Press Pass to some of the best stories we bring you every day. Want...
August 6, 2016 - 6:00am
August 5, 2016
Power generated by wind adds to grid, but it’s still backup to coal in North Dakota
BISMARCK—The 300 megawatts of power soon to be generated by 159 wind turbines in Stark and Hettinger counties won't necessarily power homes...
August 5, 2016 - 9:34pm
August 4, 2016
Storm Pictures from Wednesday
Storms popped up between Minot and Devils lake near highway 2 around 4 pm Wednesday afternoon. The storms spread eastward dropping hail and producing...
August 4, 2016 - 9:22am
July 11, 2016
High winds, hail pound Killdeer during Sunday evening storm
People around Dickinson are cleaning up on Sunday after storms with powerful wind gusts went through the area overnight. The storms started...
July 11, 2016 - 10:12am
June 22, 2016
PSC could vote on Brady Wind II next month
The North Dakota Public Service Commission could vote on the 72-turbine Brady Wind Energy Center II project proposed for northern Hettinger County as soon as next month. Commissioner Brian Kalk said the PSC's first work session on Tuesday to discuss the wind farm "went very smoothly"...
June 22, 2016 - 4:24pm
June 16, 2016
PSC approves Brady Wind project in Stark County
BISMARCK -- An 87-turbine wind farm will be a reality for southern Stark County by year’s end. The Public Service Commission unanimously approved...
June 16, 2016 - 5:43pm
June 10, 2016
Company eyes Billings County for 115-turbine wind farm
MEDORA—Wind energy has been a topic of much conversation in western North Dakota and it looks like the conversation is far from over. Orion...
June 10, 2016 - 5:33pm
June 6, 2016
Brady II goes before PSC Tuesday
NEW ENGLAND—Residents in Stark and Hettinger counties could see wind towers being constructed as early as this summer with completion of two wind farms eyed for the end of the year. But first, the North Dakota Public Service Commission must hear the second phase of the two-part...
June 6, 2016 - 10:43pm
May 27, 2016
PSC inches closer to Brady Wind decision
BISMARCK—A decision on the proposed 87-turbine wind farm in southern Stark County is closer to being made. The Public Service Commission...
May 27, 2016 - 9:19pm
May 6, 2016
PSC holds first work session on proposed Stark County wind farm
BISMARCK -- For the first time Friday, members of the state Public Service Commission provided insight into their opinions of the 87-turbine...
May 6, 2016 - 9:20pm
April 24, 2016
Letter: Wind farms should have been decided by everyone, not select few
It all started back when NextEra Energy proposed that first wind farm between Gladstone and Taylor. At that time, commissioner Jay Elkin voted “no” to the proposal saying that it was tearing the community apart, in which he was a part of. Now with this new proposed wind farm in...
April 24, 2016 - 3:01pm
April 21, 2016
Minnkota to purchase energy from wind farm in central North Dakota
CENTER -- Grand Forks-based Minnkota Power Cooperative will purchase energy from an expansion of a wind farm near Center. Minnkota announced its agreement with an affiliate NextEra Energy Resources to buy energy from the 100-megawatt addition under a 35-year agreement. The project...
April 21, 2016 - 11:05pm