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Jamestown Tourism plans to work on restoring World's Largest Buffalo
VIDEO: Police block Planned Parenthood protesters trying to deliver petition to Rep. Cramer's Fargo office
New security barriers installed around Queen's Windsor castle after London attack
Identical Minn. twins battle disease that afflicts only 500 in the U.S
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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
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Big expectations: Bison hope 6-5 Engel finds a role at receiver
Trump declines Nationals' Opening Day first pitch offer
NDSU's Hendricks moves to defense in hopes of seeing the field sooner
Former, current, future BSU women's players join Team USA boycott
Midgets compete in Class A Indoor Track and Field Championships
Port: Reform to North Dakota’s oil spill guidelines is imperfect but an improvement over the status quo
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
Mike Jacobs: Surprise! A sighting of North Dakota's new governor
Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
ND abortion provider: Judge Neil Gorsuch would oppress women's rights
Kathryn Koyama Wandler
Clemence "Clem" Allmaras
M. Leroy Jacobs
Arlene J. Kramer
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
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
Letter: Clearing up misconceptions about wind farms
As an operator of a family farm and member of the community directly impacted by the Brady Wind farm, I would like to offer my support of the project. There are complaints that are common with the erection of a wind farm and I will attempt to explain some and why these are not an...
December 14, 2015 - 10:21pm
December 11, 2015
Letter: Wind energy development benefits Stark County
Several months ago, the Stark County Commission denied a wind farm permit application by NextEra Energy that would have brought millions of dollars into Stark County coffers, school district budgets, landowners’ pockets and businesses throughout the county. Hopefully, the Brady...
December 11, 2015 - 5:56pm
December 8, 2015
Letter: Do landowners who want wind farm have rights?
To begin this letter, I am still saddened by all the good Stark County property taxpayers for their great loss caused by the rejection of the first NextEra wind project. This wind farm would be up and producing electric power this month and would have been constructed on a near-perfect...
December 8, 2015 - 8:00pm
December 7, 2015
Wind opponents speak out: Brady Wind project discussed at community-organized meeting
SCHEFIELD -- Around 50 people gathered Saturday night at Schefield Hall to present reasons to their neighbors why they should reject a proposed...
December 7, 2015 - 10:25am
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