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After deadliest fire in California history, search for human remains begins
Three-month weather outlook sticks with warmer than normal winter forecast
FDA unveils sweeping anti-tobacco effort to reduce underage vaping and smoking
South Dakota native hopes to be Democratic presidential nominee in 2020
Judge dismisses suit against social workers from mom who tested positive for drugs
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nation and world
Strong beliefs blow in with proposed wind farm in south-central ND
Facebook says it removed a flood of hate speech, terrorist propaganda and fake accounts
New Pizza Corner changes meet online outcry
Meet new turkey farmers in the US’s largest turkey-producing county
COMMENTARY: Why Trump’s trade war alarms me
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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
Medical marijuana dispensaries selected for Grand Forks, Williston
Mechanics rescue kitten who took 80-mile ride under car hood
Jazz Ensemble plans concert
Heart River Writer's Circle to welcome Bismarck poet
Creamy wild rice soup is a great way to use up leftover Thanksgiving turkey
Wilson, Seahawks drive past Packers
Wild offense explosive in win over Vancouver
Hettinger-Scranton heads back to the mat
How UND is managing seven defensemen on the bench
Wild’s Matt Hendricks watches another contemporary call it quits
Rob Port: Burgum’s proposal for governing North Dakota’s Universities isn’t likely to fix anything
Port: Heitkamps feel they’re entitled to power, and that’s exactly why they shouldn’t have it
McFeely: Saying farewell to radio
Port: My daily radio show ends this week
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New weightlifting studio sees early success
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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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November 1, 2018
Montana-Dakota Utilities buys North Dakota wind farm
DULUTH - Montana-Dakota Utilities has purchased a southwestern North Dakota wind farm for $84 million on Wednesday, Oct. 31. The 48-megawatt...
November 1, 2018 - 10:47am
October 2, 2018
Nuclear, wind energy a growing part of energy mix, Xcel says
WELCH, Minn. — Xcel Energy aims to grow the share of carbon-free energy in its overall generating mix in the next decade, and Prairie Island...
October 2, 2018 - 4:38pm
August 29, 2018
North Dakota looking to meet its wind energy potential
BISMARCK—New figures from the U.S. Department of Energy show North Dakota as a leading state for wind energy development. North Dakota...
August 29, 2018 - 6:09pm
August 20, 2018
North Dakota program launched to aid landowners with wind energy complaints
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Agriculture is launching a new program to help landowners resolve concerns related to wind energy...
August 20, 2018 - 7:13pm
August 14, 2018
Lawmaker proposes changes to North Dakota wind energy tax revenue distribution
BISMARCK—A North Dakota legislator is proposing to change how wind energy tax revenue is distributed, sending a portion of the money to...
August 14, 2018 - 7:57pm
August 9, 2018
Xcel starting construction on $200 million Foxtail Wind project in southeast ND
FARGO—Xcel Energy broke ground on the 150-megawatt Foxtail Wind project in southeastern North Dakota on Thursday, July 9. The project will...
August 9, 2018 - 6:09pm
July 21, 2018
'We have control over our destiny': Renewable energy advocate says switch would save billions over decades
FARGO — Imagine if, over the next 30 years, every motorist in Cass County, N.D., drove an electric car and every resident used electricity...
July 21, 2018 - 2:08pm
Program would let Fargoans get all their power from wind, sun
FARGO — Dean Hulse wouldn't mind paying more for his electricity if every kilowatt was generated from clean energy sources like the sun...
July 21, 2018 - 2:07pm
June 17, 2018
How many bald eagle deaths from a ND wind farm can wildlife officials accept?
FARGO—Wind farms are hailed as a source of clean, renewable energy. But even wind energy supporters acknowledge that those spinning wind...
June 17, 2018 - 8:35am
May 1, 2018
Three ND communities receive payments from NextEra Energy
EDGELEY, N.D.—Three cities in south central North Dakota received a windfall of $125,000 each Tuesday, May 1, from NextEra Energy Resources....
May 1, 2018 - 5:27pm
December 21, 2017
ND wind energy company to cut hours for factory retooling, but no permanent layoffs
GRAND FORKS—LM Wind Power will send some of its Grand Forks employees home for the next few weeks, but officials with the wind blade manufacturer...
December 21, 2017 - 9:00pm
November 30, 2012
SD wind energy headed for a crash
MITCHELL, S.D. -- It was the best of times, but it could soon be the worst of times for South Dakota's wind industry. "We're going from boom to bust," said South Dakota Wind Energy Executive Director Rob Rebenitsch, speaking at the South Dakota Wind Energy Association's 2012 Membership...
November 30, 2012 - 12:00am
January 18, 2012
SD wind project limited by lack of power lines
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) -- North Dakota is expected to add hundreds of megawatts of wind energy this year, while development has slowed to a near...
January 18, 2012 - 12:00am