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N.D. Dems rebuke Heitkamp for Clinton endorsement
Undocumented immigrants given roles at DNC
Kaine’s crime-busting past may hurt Clinton’s outreach to blacks
Obama signs opioid addiction bill into law
crime and courts
nation and world
Developers plan ethanol plant near Jamestown
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
With largest-ever N.D. wind farm planned, regulator blames coal plant closing on wind power
Enbridge reaches $172M settlement for Kalamazoo spill
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Irsfeld: Where to turn for relief from joint pain, arthritis
Reducing children's exposure to violence starts with ‘stronger political will’
VCRs -- an ‘80s living room wonder -- to go out of production this month
Community Health Needs Assessment report available online
Griffey, Piazza set for Hall of Fame induction
Nunez delivers as Twins outlast Red Sox
Scoreboard of July 23, 2016
North Dakota boys 18th, girls 25th at conclusion of NHSFR
Dickinson’s Casey Vernon captures hobbies feature win despite several cautions
Monke: We need more visits like Giancarlo's
Port: Our increasingly Orwellian society
McFeely: Sorry, Chancellor Hagerott, individuals matter
Letter: Election results upset the status quo
Letter: Some North Dakotans welcome EPA rule state officials are fighting
good bad and ugly
Diane K. Berger
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
December 5, 2015
Letter: Take a lesson from Iowa and don’t allow wind farms
It is with interest that I have been following the attempts by wind turbine producers to convince landowners and local governments to allow placement of generators in our area. I was born and raised in Iowa, where for the last 20-plus years there have been giant wind turbine fields...
December 5, 2015 - 9:14am
Letter: Brady Wind Project would serve Stark County community well
Recently, a letter to the editor (“Brady Wind Project already causing issues near Lefor”) raised a number of concerns about our proposed Brady Wind Project that merit a response. NextEra Energy Resources and North Dakota have a longtime relationship that spans as far back as...
December 5, 2015 - 9:13am
December 4, 2015
Public meeting concerning wind development being held today
SCHEFIELD -- Residents in Stark and Hettinger counties who have opinions or concerns about wind farm development in the region are encouraged to attend a Hall south of Dickinson. The meeting follows a similar one in November that was hosted by NextEra Energy Resources for its proposed...
December 4, 2015 - 10:51pm
December 2, 2015
Letter: Brady Wind project already causing issues near Lefor
The Brady Wind Energy Project has already affected my health. I wake up in the middle of the night. It’s the first thought that pops into my head, causing anxiety. Have any of you ever experienced a relationship that the Lefor community and surrounding area have with each other....
December 2, 2015 - 5:42pm
75-turbine wind farm approved for Tioga
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Public Service Commission approved Wednesday a wind farm north of Tioga, the first wind farm for oil-rich northwest North Dakota that had area residents divided at a recent hearing. Commissioners voted 2-0 to approve the siting for the Lindahl Wind Farm...
December 2, 2015 - 3:19pm
November 27, 2015
Letter: New wind ordinances needed and promised
I am one of several people who have come forward to address the Stark County Planning and Zoning Board about wind energy. This is what I read: “I am here to request that the Planning and Zoning Board do a comprehensive study along with changes to the wind ordinances. I was born...
November 27, 2015 - 4:55pm
November 21, 2015
Letter: Stark County needs to fix wind ordinances
The thought of having my farmstead ruined by a wind farm that benefits a few landowners, who for the most part don’t live here and won’t have to put up with the constant nuisance, is unbelievable. It’s not their family that has to put up with the nightmare. Their families will...
November 21, 2015 - 9:19pm
November 18, 2015
Dickinson wind gusts reach 64 mph
Dickinson recorded wind gusts of up to 64 mph around 10 a.m. Wednesday and wind speeds as high as 45 mph, according to the National Weather Service. The wind decreased throughout the day, but gusts stayed in the low- to mid-50 mph range. All of western and central North Dakota...
November 18, 2015 - 5:31pm
November 17, 2015
Get ready for wind: Gusts up to 60 mph expected throughout western ND
BISMARCK -- North Dakota residents will likely face strong winds today that may affect normal activity, according to state officials. Gusts are expected to reach as high as 60 mph during the day and last into the night. Patrick Ayd, a meteorologist with the National Weather...
November 17, 2015 - 9:18pm
November 16, 2015
Monke: Is the answer blowing in the wind?
Would you put a 350-foot wind turbine on your land? That’s the question my dad was asked by a representative of NextEra Energy Resources not...
November 16, 2015 - 6:19pm
November 11, 2015
Letter: Why I signed up for the wind farms coming to our area
When I first heard about a wind farm that may be coming to our area, I wanted to learn more about this endeavor. NextEra Energy Resources, the largest generator of wind energy in the world, is planning the wind farms. One is in Stark County and one is in Hettinger County. NextEra...
November 11, 2015 - 6:21pm
November 9, 2015
First turbines becomes operational at Thunder Spirit Wind Farm near Hettinger
HETTINGER — The first of 43 turbines at ALLETE Clean Energy's 10,000-acre Thunder Spirit wind farm in Adams County has begun generating renewable energy. The first turbine went online Oct. 21 and was followed quickly by four more. ALLETE Clean Energy, a subsidiary of ALLETE...
November 9, 2015 - 5:36pm
November 4, 2015
Landowners discuss 87-turbine NextEra wind project in southern Stark County
RURAL DICKINSON -- Landowners offered differing and even split opinions Wednesday night during an open house for an 87-turbine wind project proposed...
November 4, 2015 - 11:19pm
October 21, 2015
Bald eagles delaying Rolette wind farm permit
BISMARCK – Bald eagles have put the brakes on a proposed wind farm in North Dakota as state regulators seek input on how the towers with their spinning blades could impact the national bird. Rolette Power Development LLC applied to the state Public Service Commission in March...
October 21, 2015 - 3:52pm
September 7, 2015
Farm sees tall trees toppled by weekend wind
Dickinson saw when gusts of 51 mph late Saturday night in early Sunday morning as a thunderstorm moved through the area. The National Weather...
September 7, 2015 - 10:12pm