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Red Cross assisting Dickinson family after grease fire
Police Blotter: 17-year-old student stabs another student in the DHS parking lot on Friday
Newspapers readers invited to pose questions for governor candidates
Republicans ask Clinton Foundation to produce State Department correspondence
Mylan to launch generic EpiPen at half the price of original
crime and courts
nation and world
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
At the ranch, circle of life can be tough to witness
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Field day: Organic matter is ingredient for healthy soil
Scoreboard of August 28, 2016
Oak Grove tops Heart River football
Dickinson State volleyball drops to 0-4
Midgets swimming qualifies 3 for state at first meet
Schnepf: As clear as the new video boards, one thing is certain: Bison just find a way to win
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
good bad and ugly
Ilene (Hanel) Gill
George F. Anton
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
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
Letter: Build wind farms where they are needed
Stark County currently has 22 people per square mile. The only other North Dakota county that has a wind farm close to as many people per square mile is Morton County, which has 14 per square mile. Morton County’s population is primarily around the county seat of Mandan. Stark...
December 18, 2015 - 6:01pm
December 15, 2015
Letter: Wrong decision on wind farm would hurt Stark County
Having been born and raised in Stark County and traveling through western North Dakota for 20 years serving the oil business, I was always proud of how our county got it right by making the best choices for developing Stark County. Once again they will have a choice in front of them....
December 15, 2015 - 5:50pm
December 14, 2015
Letter: Working with NextEra has been great
Swenson, Hagen & Co., headquartered in Bismarck, is working on the Brady I and II wind farm in Stark and Hettinger counties. We have had the pleasure of working with NextEra Energy for the past 10 years on multiple wind farms in North and South Dakota. As a NextEra Energy Resources...
December 14, 2015 - 10:22pm