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ND weather forecast calls for warm weather into December
New England has welcomed 9 foreign-exchange students
Governor candidates disclose financial interests
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Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Country superstar Garth Brooks signs Amazon streaming deal
Dickinson teen to receive Eagle Scout award
Irish singers headline concert series
Auxiliary sponsors Tour of Tables
U.S. breast cancer deaths drop; rate among white women falls most
DSU wide receiver Brown has seen the ‘whole spectrum’
Area high school football coaches react to new realignment
Heart River Cougars find footing at end of season
Killdeer faces familiar foe in Velva-Sawyer to open playoffs
Hunting license change means less local business
MCFEELY: National narrative over pipeline protest should be an eye-opener
LETTER: Who is "Vote Right 36?"
COLUMN: Despite Trump, demotic protest politics doesn't always fail
PORT: Democratic candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the Public Service Commission
Our View: Four for ND state offices
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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 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
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