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Some migrants separated from their children struggle with whether to let them stay in the US
Weather ahead: U.S. warm, North Dakota normal with warmer winter likely
Somalis granted Temporary Protected Status extension, call it a 'relief'
Mayor of North Dakota's smallest city of 3 dies
Minnesota man arrested in connection with multi-county burglaries
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Wheat yield predictions show huge contrast to 2017 drought crop
Tech leaders say killer robots would be 'dangerously destabilizing' force in the world
Summit's new Soul: Minnesota brewer taps ND roots for new flavor
Amazon Prime Day shopping topped $4 billion, analyst estimates
North Dakota health department outlines plan for VW settlement money
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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
Beyond Boone's: Sommelier helps broaden wine horizons
Alcohol-related liver deaths have increased sharply
When it comes to politics, people are mad online like never before
A Virgin Mary statue has been 'weeping' olive oil. Church leaders can't explain it.
Cheery cherries: Galettes put in-season fruit into delicious individual pies
Committee reverses course, will allow 3x3 OTs in college hockey
Upgrades in basketball never stop as Dexter Werner signs another international pro contract
UND men's basketball continues European trend with two international additions
Kisner controls Carnoustie with former Gopher van Rooyen one back at Open
LPGA's Lincicome struggles in PGA Tour start
Kindness can save lives
Commentary: Prairie Public’s antenna problem seems like Prairie Public’s problem
Commentary: Heidi Heitkamp’s political allies hire actors to play stereotypical 'cranky' and 'trusting' North Dakotans with accents
Commentary: Foolish environmental activists say they'll make Minnesota's Line 3 another #NoDAPL moment
Commentary: Bizarro world: Democratic Senate incumbent Heidi Heitkamp uses self-described Trump voter to defend her record on border security
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January 5, 2018
Radioactive Bakken waste buried in Montana, while ND has no licensed dump sites
SIDNEY, Mont. — Montana's capacity for radioactive oilfield waste could be nearing expansion soon as regulators finalize rules for disposal....
January 5, 2018 - 7:15pm
August 10, 2017
Amendments suggest standards for radioactive waste
KILLDEER—The Dunn County Planning and Zoning Board hashed out their recommended amendments to the Dunn County land development ordinance on Tuesday, establishing requirements for special waste or industrial waste landfills capable of disposing of radioactive materials. "Cutting...
August 10, 2017 - 7:39pm
August 9, 2016
In heated do-over meeting, N.D. Health Council ratifies rules for radioactive oilfield waste
BISMARCK – Opponents of new rules that allow for disposal of oilfield waste with higher levels of radioactivity in North Dakota made emotional...
August 9, 2016 - 12:20pm
May 10, 2016
Regulators talk TENORM
Representatives from industrial and public entities alike gathered Tuesday in Dickinson to learn more about new radioactive oilfield waste regulations...
May 10, 2016 - 9:04pm
January 31, 2015
Our View: Slowdown allows time to weigh environmental impacts
The oil slowdown is here. Is it long lasting? Will prices bounce back by the end of 2015? Or, will North Dakota’s Oil Patch cities suffer long-lasting economic impacts? No one can answer those questions because no one can predict the future. History has shown, however, that oil...
January 31, 2015 - 11:20pm
January 27, 2015
Comment period extended for TENORM proposal
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Health has extended the deadline to submit comments on a proposal for the disposal of radioactive waste in North Dakota. After numerous requests, the department will take input on the proposed technologically enhanced naturally occurring...
January 27, 2015 - 11:44pm
January 21, 2015
Public bring long list of suggestions for TENORM rules
WILLISTON -- Industry experts and environmentalists suggested changes Tuesday at a hearing on the North Dakota Department of Health's proposed...
January 21, 2015 - 1:51pm
January 17, 2015
Public hearing set Tuesday for radioactive waste disposal rules
A proposal to allow more radioactive waste to be disposed of in North Dakota will get its first test Tuesday at a public hearing in Williston. Supporters...
January 17, 2015 - 3:49pm
December 31, 2014
State holding hearings on proposed TENORM rule changes
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Health has scheduled three public hearings for input on proposed TENORM rule changes. Representatives from the Argonne National Laboratory will be present to answer questions on a study they did on TENORM. Written comments can also be submitted...
December 31, 2014 - 6:36pm
December 17, 2014
Other Views: Scratch one aftershock from oil boom
Forget TENORM. Think trade-offs. For as soon as you do that, the whole question of contaminated oilfield waste — aka TENORM, or “technologically enhanced naturally occurring radioactive material” — gets a lot easier to answer. As do the questions about so much else. The...
December 17, 2014 - 11:03pm
May 21, 2014
Erickson: TENORM isn’t without risk, but is misrepresented
Incidents regarding Technologically Enhanced Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material, also as known as TENORM, have generated fair concern among western North Dakota’s citizens and local officials. Media have reported on several businesses haphazardly discarding TENORM waste,...
May 21, 2014 - 11:00am
Dorgan: ND as ‘Superfund’ site: It can happen here
We in North Dakota have one of the world’s hottest economies. Because of a booming oil industry, there’s no unemployment, our population is increasing, and bank vaults are full. We’re the envy of the world, but we’re also on the edge of a man-made ecological disaster. Radioactive...
April 21, 2014 - 7:23pm
April 18, 2014
Updated: N.D. shuts down handler of radioactive oilfield waste for violations in Killdeer
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Department of Health has ordered a company that handles radioactive oilfield waste to shut down its facility near Killdeer after state inspectors found several violations there earlier this month.
April 18, 2014 - 9:41am