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'Very much counter to the plan': Trump defies advisers in embrace of Putin
Bear euthanized after being removed from Grand Forks park
$21M gift a boost for religious college
Research animal deaths at NDSU prompt complaints
Teacher on a plane talked about her low-income students. Passengers overheard and gave her more than $500 in cash.
crime and courts
nation and world
North Dakota state wages up for first time in three years
Giant pork surplus awaits Americans as trade wars risk exports
Canada's biggest clothing store pulls Ivanka Trump's brand from its shelves
EPA released proposed biofuels volumes in RFS with mixed industry reaction
Treating addiction in a rural area: Small town health center offers big city services
place a business brief
Xcel wins approval for another major wind farm project
ND wind companies required to plan ahead for restoring land
Lawmakers offer mixed views of Scott Pruitt's mark on EPA
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Want to raise empathetic kids? Try spending time in nature.
Sanford drop-off site a boon for breast milk donors
To reduce waste, try this instead of that
How to transform a bakery croissant into something marvelous
Study finds decrease in early deaths in ND
Badlands bats stagnant at Pierre
Hometown slugger wins All-Star Home Run Derby
Roughriders go winless at Gopher Classic
Twins' Berrios excited to be first-time All-Star
Reeve hopes all five Lynx starters are picked for home All-Star Game
Commentary: Here’s something everyone seems to be overlooking in the (mostly) political hysteria over soybeans
Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
Commentary: Summer 'movecation' is no holiday
Commentary: Are capricious state regulators contributing to ND's child care shortage?
Even in dark times, hang on to hope
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ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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May 4, 2018
Public hearing for proposed natural gas pipeline project to be held
The North Dakota Public Service Commission will be hosting a public hearing in Grassy Butte on May 14 at 9 a.m. (10 a.m. Central) at the Grassy Butte Community Hall. The public hearing is being held to give the public an opportunity to contribute regarding a proposal to build a Natural...
May 4, 2018 - 2:27pm
February 16, 2018
Cramer's Senate run opens up House race
BISMARCK—Rep. Kevin Cramer's decision to enter North Dakota's U.S. Senate race this year has prompted several Republicans to at least express...
February 16, 2018 - 9:16pm
FEDORCHAK: A 'duty to engage' on issues affecting North Dakotans
A recent column in your paper from Rob Port raised a couple of concerns regarding my comments on regulatory and public policy issues. I appreciate...
February 16, 2018 - 8:02am
February 14, 2018
ND PSC says Burgum's Super Bowl trip won't affect utility regulation
BISMARCK—Members of the North Dakota Public Service Commission said Wednesday, Feb. 14, Gov. Doug Burgum's decision to attend this month's...
February 14, 2018 - 5:08pm
February 8, 2018
North Dakota state rail inspectors issued 49 violations last year
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Public Service Commission's two rail safety inspectors issued 49 violations last year, the agency said Thursday,...
February 8, 2018 - 2:56pm
January 31, 2018
Ending speculation, former GOP party chair says he'll seek Sen. Heidi Heitkamp's seat
BISMARCK — Calling himself a “stronger candidate” to face Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp this year, Republican Gary Emineth said Wednesday,...
January 31, 2018 - 6:13pm
January 18, 2018
Commentary: An open letter to Public Service Commissioner Julie Fedorchak
Dear Julie, I think you’re a great public servant. I’m glad you’re on the Public Service Commission. It pleased me when it was reported...
January 18, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 12, 2018
Fedorchak doesn't rule out challenging Heitkamp for U.S. Senate seat
BISMARCK—North Dakota Public Service Commissioner Julie Fedorchak didn't rule out a run against Sen. Heidi Heitkamp Friday, Jan. 12, but...
January 12, 2018 - 2:44pm
January 10, 2018
ND regulators to investigate corporate tax cut effect on utility prices
BISMARCK—North Dakota regulators ordered an investigation into how recently passed tax cuts will affect electric and gas utilities Wednesday,...
January 10, 2018 - 4:04pm
December 19, 2017
Company proposing oil refinery near ND national park resists calls for additional regulatory scrutiny
BISMARCK—A North Dakota regulator repeatedly implored representatives of a company planning an oil refinery near Theodore Roosevelt National...
December 19, 2017 - 6:06pm
December 4, 2017
North Dakota regulators to discuss oil refinery project with company officials
BISMARCK—State regulators want to sit down with company officials behind a proposed oil refinery in western North Dakota to understand...
December 4, 2017 - 3:37pm
November 29, 2017
ND commissioners approve new Xcel electric line in Fargo
BISMARCK — North Dakota utility regulators approved a new five-mile electric transmission line in the Fargo area Wednesday, Nov. 29, that they hope will improve Xcel Energy's reliability. The three-member Public Service Commission issued a certificate of public convenience and...
November 29, 2017 - 4:01pm
November 16, 2017
ND regulators advance wind projects
BISMARCK — Federal tax credits continue to boost wind energy development in North Dakota, utility regulators said after advancing four...
November 16, 2017 - 5:02pm
November 3, 2017
ND PSC approves settlement on Otter Tail gas, wind project plans
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Public Service Commission signed off Friday, Nov. 3, on Otter Tail Power Co.'s plans for a South Dakota natural...
November 3, 2017 - 12:16pm
Despite ND contract extension, Sandpiper Pipeline not moving forward
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Public Service Commission extended a contract Friday, Nov. 3, with a firm tasked with inspecting the Sandpiper...
November 3, 2017 - 12:15pm