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Teenager seriously hurt when he hits train near Valley City
Burgum directs flags at half-staff in memory of air ambulance victims
Injured DAPL protester sues Morton County, law enforcement officials after she was hit by 'flashbang' in 2016
UND to offer new round of employee buyouts
NDSU offers early retirement incentives to cut costs
crime and courts
nation and world
North Dakota Industrial Commission gives oil industry more flexibility on flaring
J.S. Wilson Farm wins 2018 Leopold Conservation Award for ND
A little light cat herding to stay in shape
Regional gas prices drop in time for Thanksgiving
Chipotle reconsiders firing of Minnesota manager after receiving ‘additional information’
place a business brief
North Dakota regulators weigh input on oil conditioning rules
Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
Romaine lettuce is not safe to eat, CDC warns US consumers
How to manage your limited oven space on Thanksgiving
How to tactfully take over the family Thanksgiving meal without ruining a tradition-filled holiday
Amberg named Student Congress Coach of the Year
DHS Student Congress team places second at state
Blue Hawks maintain composure, defeat Skylights in tight battle
Blue Hawks outshined by Lights in home opener
Midgets freight train: Dickinson rips off eight goals in season-opening romp over Williston
Young UND team improves to 4-1 with win over Concorida (Neb.)
UND’s new offensive coaches will inherit plenty of experience for a challenging 2019 schedule
Port: Group of Republicans considered attempt to replace Democrats as minority party in the legislature
Commentary: I served under 8 commanders in chief. Trump doesn't grasp the role.
Rob Port: Audit: North Dakota’s use of open source textbooks has saved North Dakota students a lot of money
Veeder: A song for a new season
Hauser: What we leave behind
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Colleen YoungBear Mosholder
Melvin and Myong Bullinger
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
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
July 23, 2018
The smell of an industrial past: Cleanup of polluted soil at downtown Fargo site unleashes odor, brings safety measures
FARGO — People living, working or passing through the western edge of downtown Fargo have probably caught a whiff of a mothball-like smell...
July 23, 2018 - 6:05am
May 8, 2018
MDU celebrates successes at annual meeting
BISMARCK—MDU Resources Group Inc. CEO Dave Goodin touted the company's improved economic performance and predictions for continued success...
May 8, 2018 - 6:59pm
April 21, 2018
10 simple ways to help save Earth
FARGO — When it comes to doing what's best for our planet, many of us assume that one person's actions don't amount to much. What's the...
April 21, 2018 - 6:27am
December 29, 2017
Cold causing water meter breaks in Dickinson
Water meters are freezing across Dickinson this week, causing trouble for homeowners. A frozen water meter can cause high utility and repair bills, and even damage to a dwelling, Adam Ballesteros, Dickinson water utilities manager, warned. "It's the cold temperatures in general,"...
December 29, 2017 - 6:15pm
April 5, 2017
President Trump declares end to 'war on coal,' but utilities aren't listening
WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK - When President Donald Trump signed an executive order last week to sweep away Obama-era climate change regulations,...
April 5, 2017 - 2:59pm
December 19, 2016
Standing Rock weighs tribal utilities regulations
STAND ROCK SIOUX RESERVATION, N.D. — The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is considering creating a tribal utilities commission to regulate infrastructure projects on its land. Tribal Chairman Dave Archambault II said the tribe has started the process since Standing Rock has been...
December 19, 2016 - 2:56pm
January 25, 2016
Engineering priorities: Dickinson utilities extension to be examined in budget reforecast
A city engineering project planned for one of Dickinson’s earliest oil-boom era annexations may be delayed by municipal budgetary shifts as...
January 25, 2016 - 8:57pm
September 6, 2015
ND utilities brace for new EPA regulations
NEAR UNDERWOOD— Standing on the roof of Great River Energy’s Coal Creek Station, North Dakota’s largest coal-fired power plant, Ethan Vaagene...
September 6, 2015 - 6:28am
August 31, 2015
MDU scales back requested rate hike, but AARP still concerned about impact to residential users
BISMARCK – Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. has agreed to scale back a proposal natural gas rate increase for its North Dakota customers, but the AARP still has concerns that residential users will bear too much of the burden. The North Dakota Public Service Commission hosted the...
August 31, 2015 - 6:07pm
July 20, 2015
City Commission narrows panhandling ordinance
The proposed panhandling ordinance passed its first reading at the Dickinson City Commission meeting Monday night at City Hall. Interim city...
July 20, 2015 - 11:46pm
June 17, 2015
N.D. utility regulators reject Xcel Energy’s solar energy application
BISMARCK – State utility regulators sent a strong message to Xcel Energy on Wednesday that they are unwilling to let the Minneapolis-based company charge its North Dakota customers for solar energy projects designed to meet a Minnesota mandate.
June 17, 2015 - 3:01pm
April 7, 2015
Hearings scheduled on MDU rate increase proposal
BISMARCK – Public input sessions are scheduled next week on a Montana-Dakota Utilities request to increase natural gas rates. MDU proposes to increase rates by 3.4 percent, costing an average residential customer $3.50 more per month. The increase would generate $4.3 million...
April 7, 2015 - 5:27pm
January 30, 2014
Belfield’s utilities close to ‘maxed out’
BELFIELD — Zoning members in this small town affected by growth related to western North Dakota’s energy boom got more than an updated plat at a meeting last month. A representative from American Landmark Group, which is planning a 42-acre “Belfield Crossing” multi-use development...
January 30, 2014 - 11:08pm
April 17, 2012
Dickinson allocates $400K for utilities
If the City of Dickinson gives $400,000 to extend sewer and water across Interstate 94 near Exit 59, it risks the chance of not reclaiming that...
April 17, 2012 - 12:00am
November 19, 2011
Analysis: 'Haze' cost impact exaggerated
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota utilities are exaggerating the cost to consumers of proposed federal rules that would reduce pollution from two coal-fueled electric power plants, according to an analysis paid for by two environmental groups. The study is being used in an argument between...
November 19, 2011 - 12:00am