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Republican Rubio clears way for Tillerson's approval as top U.S. diplomat
ND House: Workers' comp can't be used for medical marijuana
S.D. state rep resigns after admitting sexual relationships with interns
Trump press secretary hints at pro-Dakota Access, Keystone moves
Ex-President George H.W. Bush improves, leaving Houston ICU
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nation and world
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'
Patriots thrive in role as nationwide villain
Wild reassign F Gabriel
Make it 6: Vikings’ Barr named to Pro Bowl
Forsberg’s goals cap Nashville’s comeback at Wild
Towns lifts Wolves past Nuggets
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
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
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
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 11, 2016
Press Pass; Money to address human trafficking stalled, Fisher Group brings new rum, Company eyes Billings county for wind farm, Plane crash victims identified, Mr Hockey passes
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June 11, 2016 - 6:00am
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
April 8, 2016
Hettinger County approves wind farm permit
MOTT -- Wind farm hearings seem to have been the norm for landowners in Stark and Hettinger counties for nearly a year. After Friday, however,...
April 8, 2016 - 11:01pm
March 1, 2016
Stark County to seek federal funding for drug court
The Stark County Commission approved a request to seek federal funding for the installation of a drug court Tuesday during its regular meeting...
March 1, 2016 - 4:18pm
February 25, 2016
Public hearing on Brady Wind farm delayed
BISMARCK -- Public hearings for the Brady Wind Energy Center project and its transmission line planned in Stark County originally scheduled for March 2 have been moved after the intervention of a local citizen group. The North Dakota Public Service Commission voted unanimously Thursday...
February 25, 2016 - 6:33pm
February 24, 2016
Stark County citizen group petitions PSC to delay hearing on wind farm
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Public Service Commission is holding a special meeting today after the community group Concerned Citizens of Stark County submitted a request to delay a public hearing on the Brady Wind Energy Center that’s scheduled for March 2. In its petition to intervene...
February 24, 2016 - 9:27pm
February 19, 2016
Apex Clean Energy proposes two wind farms, Bowman and Williams counties approached by Virginia energy firm
BOWMAN -- Wind turbines have been a topic of conversation in western North Dakota for the past couple of years. Now, Bowman and Williams counties may join the conversation after Apex Clean Energy, headquartered in Charlottesville, Va., approached both counties with wind farm proposals....
February 19, 2016 - 8:18pm
February 4, 2016
Hettinger County farmer airs concerns about wind turbines
MOTT -- Jon Wert, a farmer from the New England area, presented a petition during Wednesday’s Hettinger County Commission meeting seeking minimal zoning requirements for a proposed 72-turbine wind farm in two western Hettinger County townships. The petition is seeking a change in...
February 4, 2016 - 10:30am
January 20, 2016
Hearing set for Brady Wind farm; NextEra files application for 72-turbine Hettinger County project
BISMARCK — North Dakota utility regulators set a public hearing Wednesday for a proposed wind farm in Stark County, as the developer behind the project formally applied to build a companion wind farm in bordering Hettinger County. Brady Wind LLC, a subsidiary of Wilton, Conn.-based...
January 20, 2016 - 9:28pm
December 22, 2015
Wind farm approved: Stark County approves 87-turbine wind farm despite division among officials, residents
A muffled groan could be heard from members of the audience as Stark County Commissioner Jay Elkin voted “aye,” the third and deciding vote...
December 22, 2015 - 11:04pm
Stark County approves permit for wind farm
Both the Stark County Planning and Zoning Board and the County Commission approved a conditional use permit for a wind farm to be erected in southern Stark County on Tuesday morning during their respective regular and special meetings at the Stark County Courthouse. The planning and...
December 22, 2015 - 12:33pm
December 7, 2015
Wind opponents speak out: Brady Wind project discussed at community-organized meeting
SCHEFIELD -- Around 50 people gathered Saturday night at Schefield Hall to present reasons to their neighbors why they should reject a proposed...
December 7, 2015 - 10:25am