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Joseph Wapner, Former 'People's Court' Judge, Dies at 97
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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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Ted Takasaki offers walleye tips and techniques
Dokken: Learning in the wild
Baltimore player arrested on multiple drug charges in Miami
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
Jordheim's late three-pointer keeps Midgets' season alive
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Veeder: Door always open to home of old friend
Port: Officers handled #NoDAPL protests with honor, dignity
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Ankar Valery Hanson
Leo G. Stockert
Maynard V. Wanner
Donna Mae Hewson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
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
April 8, 2016
Kunkle: Wind powers ND’s future
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- These days, family budgets are tight, and so are the budgets of rural counties and townships. Too often, the margins are too...
April 8, 2016 - 11:07pm
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
April 6, 2016
Hettinger County to decide on wind farm Friday
NEW ENGLAND -- The fate of the Brady Wind Energy Center’s proposed second phase in northern Hettinger County is likely to be determined Friday....
April 6, 2016 - 11:41pm
March 31, 2016
Stark County wind farm hearing was longest in state history; PSC deliberations could last until early May
The Brady Wind Energy Center hearing made North Dakota history on Wednesday. The Public Service Commission heard 15 hours of testimony and public...
March 31, 2016 - 9:37pm
March 29, 2016
PSC meeting Wednesday about Brady Wind Energy Center
The North Dakota Public Service Commission is holding its hearing on the Brady Wind Energy Center proposed for Stark County Wednesday. The much-anticipated...
March 29, 2016 - 9:06pm
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 26, 2016
Letter: Concerned Citizens of Stark County oppose wind turbine setback laws
This letter is intended to clear the air about the intentions of the Concerned Citizens of Stark County Group and the ongoing fight to prevent NextEra Energy Resources from placing wind turbines within our county. There seems to be an assumption that this group is against all wind...
February 26, 2016 - 10:58pm
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
Little opposition expected for ONEOK pipeline in Dunn, McKenzie counties
KILLDEER -- Dunn County commissioners said they don’t expect much opposition to a natural gas liquids pipeline project proposed in the county by ONEOK Bakken Pipeline LLC. The North Dakota Public Service Commission is hosting a public hearing at 9 a.m. Monday at the Killdeer City...
February 19, 2016 - 7:54pm
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
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 29, 2015
The Press' Top 10 stories of 2015: Nos. 5 and 6
No. 5: Eric Haider's remains found According to the Press website, the biggest story in our area this year happened May 22 when the remains of a Bismarck man were found on a north Dickinson construction site almost exactly two years after he was first reported missing May 24, 2012,...
December 29, 2015 - 10:23am
December 18, 2015
Congress kills U.S. oil export ban, boosts solar, wind power
WASHINGTON -- Congress voted on Friday to repeal the 40-year-old ban on exporting U.S. crude oil in an energy policy shift sought by Republicans as part of a bipartisan deal that also provided unprecedented tax incentives for wind and solar power. The Senate, on a 65-33 vote, approved...
December 18, 2015 - 6:05pm
Letter: There’s little evidence to suggest wind farm would hurt Stark County
There’s little evidence to suggest wind farm would hurt Stark County We’re asking the Stark County Commission and Zoning Board to please support county landowners, the New England School District, Basin Electric and future generations by allowing permits to create the Brady Wind...
December 18, 2015 - 6:02pm