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Tensions rise at Dakota Access protest as Trump set to take White House
Hundreds from across ND to join Women's March near state Capitol
Cannon Ball residents ask pipeline protesters to leave
Widespread flu reported across ND causing at least one death
UPDATE: Suspect still unidentified as friends, colleagues mourn loss of deputy
crime and courts
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'
DHS wrestling flies past Jamestown
Dickinson High boys basketball survives against Bismarck
Demons stifle Midgets' offense
Heart River downs Trinity with last-minute free throws
Lately, late game scenarios a cinch for Blue Hawks
Port: If it’s ok to be concerned about oil workers, it’s ok to be concerned about refugees
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
World of Wine: Nebbiolo -- the wine grape behind some of the best wines
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum has broken his pledges on tax and fee hikes
Catherine (Kessel) Steinke
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
October 28, 2016
In North Dakota, wind is 20 percent of state's energy production
FARGO—Wind energy development in North Dakota and Minnesota is getting a boost from tax credits that are set to wind down and decreasing...
October 28, 2016 - 10:30pm
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
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
January 25, 2016
NDSU research could change wind power grid
FARGO -- North Dakota State University faculty will conduct research that could make wind power more widespread, reliable and efficient. “One of the key aspects of this study is to research the possibility of using DC (direct current) grids,” said Nilanjan Ray Chaudhuri, assistant...
January 25, 2016 - 11:25am
December 18, 2015
Residents argue pros and cons of proposed Brady Wind farm
Perhaps nothing in recent times has polarized the Stark County community more than the issue of wind energy development. The latest test comes...
December 18, 2015 - 11:13pm
November 24, 2015
Stark County Planning and Zoning approves erection of more wind towers
Three wind data towers were approved unanimously for conditional use permits at a regular Stark County Planning and Zoning Board meeting Tuesday at Stark County Courthouse. Two of the towers were presented by Casey Willis of Delaware-based White Butte Wind Project LLC. The temporary...
November 24, 2015 - 11:40pm
June 26, 2015
NextEra Energy still searching for potential wind farm location in southwest ND
The company that withdrew its application to build a $250 million wind farm in eastern Stark County isn't giving up on southwest North Dakota. A spokesperson for Florida-based NextEra Energy Resources said Thursday that it is "looking at multiple options" in the area for a future...
June 26, 2015 - 11:56am
November 24, 2014
MDU to purchase Hettinger wind farm
BISMARCK -- Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. announced Monday that it has agreed to purchase a the wind farm to be developed outside of Hettinger next year. The $200 million project by ALLETE Clean Energy will be comprised of 43 turbines that will produce 107.5 megawatts of electricity,...
November 24, 2014 - 1:05pm
August 20, 2014
Wind energy project in north-central N.D. gets final go-ahead
BISMARCK – A wind energy project that’s been in the works since 2008 won final approval Wednesday from the North Dakota Public Service Commission. The three-member panel voted unanimously to grant an order of public convenience and necessity for the Border Winds project, which...
August 20, 2014 - 5:15pm
July 14, 2014
Minnesota Power cheers 15th ship with wind farm parts
DULUTH, Minn. — If it were always as blustery at the Duluth Seaway Port Authority as it was Monday morning, the Port would be a natural mecca for harnessing wind energy. Because that isn’t the case, the Port Authority has found another way to help increase the use of wind energy...
July 14, 2014 - 10:31pm
November 6, 2013
Basin Electric signs power purchase agreements for southwest ND wind projects
BISMARCK — Basin Electric today signed two power purchase agreements associated with the development of two new wind projects in southwest North Dakota. The combined capacity is 278 megawatts. Infinity Wind Power of Santa Barbara, Calif., is developing the Sunflower Wind...
November 6, 2013 - 9:45am
October 11, 2013
LM Wind Power adds jobs in Grand Forks
By John Hageman GRAND FORKS -- Wind turbine blade maker LM Wind Power, one of the area's largest manufacturers, will have almost 600 employees in Grand Forks at the end of 2013, the company announced Monday. The news comes a year after LM laid off more than half of its local workers. The...
October 11, 2013 - 6:20pm