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Sanford hiring more certified nurse-midwives
Change or distraction? Petition seeks to rewrite constitutional language on who can vote
Moose collision a reminder for motorists to watch out
How many bald eagle deaths from a ND wind farm can wildlife officials accept?
Illuminated, handwritten Bible on display in Wahpeton
crime and courts
nation and world
Fertilizer plant overcomes early challenges, expands partnerships
If you're a Facebook user, you're also a research subject
ND tourism officials not yet worried about tension with Canada
Commentary: 'Mom, grass-fed beef? Is this really necessary? And what is organic?'
As N.D. oil production nears record, natural gas flaring climbs
place a business brief
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Wind developer's payment to Ducks Unlimited raises questions
Efforts to reduce wind energy impact to wildlife prompts controversy
China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
Group teaches dads to give gift of time, teaches children 'this is what a father does'
Grandpa discovers love of woodworking, toymaking
Commentary: Family ranch is a special place, not just for the ones who live there now
Commentary: One good 'act of Momness' remembered 40 years later
First-time homebuyers should get pre-approved, expect quick process
Staley, Fritts dazzle in doubleheader against Hastings
World Cup roundup: Mexico not intimidated, stuns Germany 1-0
Motter wants to check in with 'pitching ace' Guyer
GF Central sweeps Nd individual state trap shooting championships, Devils Lake grabs team title
Koepka staves off Fleetwood charge to win U.S. Open
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
Commentary: The world needs fathers who do not fear failure
Pro-Life is Our Life
Commentary: Email Says Trump set to visit Fargo in June
Commentary: Television station says Heitkamp allies misrepresented Cramer’s comments on their broadcast
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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
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
April 12, 2018
ND landowners seek education on negotiating with energy developers
STANLEY, N.D. — Landowners in North Dakota oil country had a lot of questions Thursday about wind development as residents of the northwest...
April 12, 2018 - 9:21pm
April 8, 2018
ND oil country begging for workers, say officials
BISMARCK—The jobs outlook in the Oil Patch in western North Dakota is at its highest level in three years. Central North Dakota looks good,...
April 8, 2018 - 9:49pm
April 3, 2018
80 percent of ND oil spills wouldn't have been reported under new law
FARGO — A recently adopted higher threshold for reporting spills in North Dakota's Oil Patch, if applied to a recent five-year period,...
April 3, 2018 - 9:58pm
March 27, 2018
Cass County continues to drive North Dakota population growth
FARGO—Cass County once again served as North Dakota's people magnet, gaining 3,162 residents in the latest yearly population estimates....
March 27, 2018 - 6:47pm
January 16, 2018
ND oil production moves into growth mode
BISMARCK — North Dakota oil production is back in growth mode, up about 1 percent in November to 1.19 million barrels per day, the Department...
January 16, 2018 - 5:04pm
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
December 2, 2017
Woman alleges job harassment, retaliation in ND oil patch
BISMARCK—A female surveyor who worked in the North Dakota Oil Patch has filed a complaint against her former employer, claiming she was...
December 2, 2017 - 8:51pm
December 1, 2017
Study aims to determine feasibility of underground carbon dioxide storage
GOLDEN VALLEY, N.D. — A rare drilling rig is at work in central North Dakota this week, but crews aren't looking for oil. They're drilling...
December 1, 2017 - 6:01pm
November 15, 2017
Study: Water use in ND Oil Patch increased almost 20-fold in seven years
FARGO—Water use for oil production in the Bakken oilfields increased almost 20-fold from 2008 to 2014, with water consumption climbing...
November 15, 2017 - 8:38pm
September 19, 2017
Not going away: Red River Valley companies still have stake in Bakken
GRAND FORKS — There was a time when 38 percent of JLG's Architects' work came out of Williston, CEO and President Lonnie Laffen said. The...
September 19, 2017 - 7:00pm
September 18, 2017
The boom's bill: After years of boom, Oil Patch cities paying off growth debt
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — The North Dakota oil boom turned black gold into green for public and private interests over its high-flying run....
September 18, 2017 - 6:00am
Burgum challenges oil industry to eliminate spills, increase production
BISMARCK — Gov. Doug Burgum issued a challenge Tuesday, July 18, to the North Dakota oil industry: Eliminate spills while doubling production...
July 18, 2017 - 8:35pm
June 22, 2017
Oilfield company fights illegal dumping fine at ND Supreme Court
BISMARCK — A trucking company that illegally dumped oilfield waste on a northwest North Dakota road in 2014 continues to contest a $950,000...
June 22, 2017 - 5:30pm
May 26, 2017
Recession or recovery? Economists say ND may be at turning point
GRAND FORKS — It's still an applicant's market when it comes to jobs in North Dakota. Despite continued challenges to the state's leading energy and agricultural commodities, the unemployment rate was about 2.7 percent as of April, according to Job Service North Dakota. The...
May 26, 2017 - 11:28pm
May 17, 2017
Oil Patch making a comeback, Bakken Backers say
MINOT, N.D. — An increase in activity in North Dakota's oil patch is bringing optimism back to the area. "After 2014 we had a tough couple...
May 17, 2017 - 8:52am