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Press Pass: ND paleontologists have thousands of fossils for research and education, Safety a priority for Highway 85 expansion, Democrat Clinton makes history with U.S. presidential nomination
Dedication of Robin Hall marks continued growth of unmanned aircraft opportunities at UND
Democrat Clinton makes history with U.S. presidential nomination
Horse possibly shot to death near Bismarck
Human remains identified as missing Bismarck resident
crime and courts
nation and world
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approves Dakota Access river crossing permits
Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
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
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Celebrations 'n' Crafts moves to new location
Ballard’s offensive surge coming at right time for Roughriders
Dickinson Volunteers ready to prove they belong as Legion A state tournament begins
Wentz: ‘Whenever my number is called, I’ll be ready’
Braves scratch out 2-0 win over Twins
Former Vikings WR Jennings retires after 10 seasons
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
Letter: Political parties doing anything to gain control
Letter: Local 563 at work on Dakota Access Pipeline
Monke: We need more visits like Giancarlo's
good bad and ugly
Oakley Robert Lee
Anton "Tony" Kralicek
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
July 4, 2014
Sandpiper pipeline route spares Oakville prairie: Plans approved North Dakota PSC avoids natural reserve area
GRAND FORKS — Academics at the University of North Dakota breathed a collective sigh of relief when the North Dakota Public Service Commission approved a Sandpiper oil pipeline route last week that skirts valuable research prairie. Oakville Prairie, a 960-acre piece of land about...
July 4, 2014 - 11:18pm
Enbridge says it is listening to Sandpiper pipeline concerns
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — Enbridge is hearing the opposition to its proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline, company officials said this week. The 616-mile pipeline would carry 225,000 barrels of oil each day from western North Dakota to Superior, Wis. The company’s proposed route would take...
July 4, 2014 - 10:52pm
June 25, 2014
Sandpiper pipeline approved by Public Service Commission
BISMARCK -- A new pipeline will do the work of 4,300 trucks daily in transporting oil to and from North Dakota, Public Service Commission Chairman Brian Kalk said Wednesday. The PSC unanimously approved permits for construction of the $2.6 billion Sandpiper pipeline during its...
June 25, 2014 - 6:25pm
June 24, 2014
Wisconsin man faces federal charges for N.D. human trafficking case
BISMARCK – A Wisconsin man faces federal charges for allegedly drugging women and bringing them to work as prostitutes in North Dakota, where...
News/crime and courts
June 24, 2014 - 4:41pm
June 7, 2014
Wisconsin strikes down same-sex marriage ban
MILWAUKEE — A federal judge deemed Wisconsin’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional on Friday, prompting more than 120 gay couples to rush to county offices to wed and obtain marriage licenses as word of the ruling spread. The ruling came the same day that seven same-sex...
June 7, 2014 - 11:50pm
May 14, 2014
Tracks reopened after coal train derailment
PILLAGER, Minn. — BNSF Railway tracks are open again near this central Minnesota town after a coal train derailment Sunday, but mammoth piles of coal still litter the area. The tracks reopened at about 2:30 p.m. Tuesday near Pillager, west of Brainerd, but crews now have the task...
May 14, 2014 - 10:13pm
May 13, 2014
Coal train derails in Minnesota: No one hurt in 45-car derailment
By Jessie Perrine Forum News Service PILLAGER, Minn. — Coal and crushed metal littered the BNSF Railway train tracks near Pillager in central...
May 13, 2014 - 10:44pm
March 18, 2014
Duluth, Superior mayors back Enbridge pipeline projects
DULUTH, Minn. — The mayors of Duluth and Superior, Wis., are adding their support to Enbridge Energy’s proposed pipeline projects planned for the region. Duluth’s Don Ness and Superior’s Bruce Hagen have scheduled a news conference this morning “to show support for the...
March 18, 2014 - 11:43pm
March 4, 2014
Another Enbridge pipeline proposed: Proposal would replace line from Canada to Wisconsin
DULUTH, Minn. — Enbridge Energy said Tuesday it plans to build yet another new oil pipeline through Minnesota, on top of two expansion projects...
March 4, 2014 - 11:39pm
March 2, 2014
Considering the alternatives: As corn prices plunge, farmers look to other crops
You might think Tim Courneya is pleased that area farmers are interested in planting more dry edible beans this spring. After all, he’s executive...
March 2, 2014 - 12:40am
February 27, 2014
USDA offering bee habitat incentives to farmers, ranchers
Bees are probably best known for the honey they produce, but that’s not the only benefit they provide for mankind. Those buzzing little insects...
February 27, 2014 - 10:34pm
February 21, 2014
Dayton calls out National Guard amid snowstorm: Minnesota State Patrol issues no travel advisory
With more than a foot of fresh snow on the ground being blown by high winds, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Friday issued an emergency order directing...
February 21, 2014 - 11:50pm
Renville County communities open doors to 134 stranded motorists
OLIVIA, Minn. — Communities in Renville County hosted 134 motorists stranded by Thursday night’s winter storm after motel rooms had filled. The National Guard Armory in Olivia put cots out for 57 of the stranded motorists, while other communities opened the doors of community...
February 21, 2014 - 11:45pm
February 6, 2014
Doctor acquitted of 14 sex charges; mistrial declared on 2 counts
SUPERIOR, Wis. — A Douglas County jury on Thursday acquitted an Eau Claire pediatrician of 14 sexual assault-related felonies, but failed to agree on two other charges. The partial verdict came after more than 21 hours of deliberation over three days. Jurors unanimously agreed...
February 6, 2014 - 11:31pm
February 4, 2014
More oil leaving Superior by rail
SUPERIOR, Wis. — It’s just a small piece of the North American oil bonanza pie, but Wisconsin’s only refinery quietly is moving more oil...
February 4, 2014 - 11:22pm