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City admin candidates meet community
Movie theater will close Sept. 30
'Shut up and step up.' This senator's message to men in the wake of the Kavanaugh accusation
Addiction center in Beach postponed following heated city meeting
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Nearly half of cellphone calls will be scams by 2019, report says
North Dakota stockmen take stand on 'lab-grown' meat labeling
Coca-Cola is eyeing the cannabis market
Statisticians protest proposed research agency move
Gate City Bank debuts SecureID hand-scanning technology
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North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
Aging coal plants get new life under Trump plan
MHA Nation continues legal fight over oil wells near Lake Sakakawea
After tax cut, rebate on electric bills for North Dakotans is undecided
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
'To everything there is a season,' First Congregational Church closing at New England
Reflections on the Great Plains: Dr. Tom Isern publishes 'Pacing Dakota'
Exploring the night skies: Dakota Nights Astronomy Festival held at Medora
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Heart River and Hettinger-Scranton push towards regional elite status
Midgets qualifying efforts come up short
Titans remain undefeated in Region 7 play
Midgets miss the mark: Patriots triumph over Midgets, remain undefeated in WDA
Minot State sweeps Dickinson State volleyball
Commentary: If marijuana legalization has been so bad for other states, why have so many of them done it?
Commentary: What if Democratic electioneering is hurting our ability to get better trade deals?
Commentary: ND's Senate race far from over
Commentary: What does the Kavanaugh controversy mean for North Dakota’s Senate race?
Commentary: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
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ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
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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July 16, 2018
EPA released proposed biofuels volumes in RFS with mixed industry reaction
WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency has released a draft rule proposing Renewable Fuels Standard, or RFS, levels for conventional,...
July 16, 2018 - 10:56am
June 29, 2018
Farmers look to Washington with concern
WASHINGTON—Farmers usually worry about the weather and how much they will be paid for crops and livestock, but this summer many have a...
June 29, 2018 - 5:58pm
May 21, 2018
Biofuel policy uncertainties leave biotech industry waiting for stability
FARGO, N.D. — Ag technology promoters are pedaling hard for biofuels-friendly policies in Washington, D.C., to make life livable for cash-strapped...
May 21, 2018 - 6:14am
October 13, 2017
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
As chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, one of the congressional committees investigating Russian interference in last year's election,...
October 13, 2017 - 10:20am
September 29, 2017
Trump told Iowa he'd save ethanol. His EPA chief has other ideas
As he sought votes during last year's Iowa caucuses, candidate Donald Trump courted farmers with praise for ethanol and promises that he would...
September 29, 2017 - 7:06am
September 10, 2017
EPA: Thumbs-up to 'energy beet' idea
WEST FARGO, N.D. — The Environmental Protection Agency predicted it might take six months to do an initial evaluation of "energy beets"...
September 10, 2017 - 2:48pm
August 6, 2017
Biofuel fraudster faces 2 to 22 years
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — It will likely be November before an Iowa biofuels promoter is sentenced after ultimately pleading guilty to federal fraud charges of wire fraud and aggravated identity theft.
August 6, 2017 - 2:46pm
July 5, 2017
U.S. is said to favor Midwest corn farmers in biofuels quota
The Trump administration will propose a requirement that refiners use 15 billion gallons of conventional renewable fuels in 2018, while lowering targets for advanced alternatives that oil refiners have described as unattainable, according to people familiar with the decision.
July 5, 2017 - 1:52pm
May 12, 2017
Biofuels promoter to remain jailed until federal trial, judge orders
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — A federal judge in Iowa has refused to allow a biofuels promoter out of jail before his trial on fraud charges, saying...
May 12, 2017 - 7:23am
March 16, 2016
Jerke: Despite Big Oil’s efforts, biofuels are moving U.S. forward
JANESVILLE, Minn. -- American-made ethanol is a clean-burning, environmentally friendly biofuel that represents an exciting step forward from...
March 16, 2016 - 9:48pm
February 9, 2016
Biofuel investment heads accused of tax fraud: Iowans had strong ties to N.D.'s Red River Valley
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Two men with strong connections to the Red River Valley, who headed companies seeking biofuels investors and sold tax credits...
February 9, 2016 - 2:00am
November 30, 2015
Ethanol supporters wanted higher Renewable Fuel Standards mandates
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Biofuel supporters say the newly released and long-awaited Renewable Fuel Standards mandates, though a step in the right direction, are too low.
November 30, 2015 - 5:07pm
EPA finalizes 2016 renewables target at 18.1 billion gallons
NEW YORK -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency wants energy companies to blend 18.1 billion gallons of biofuels into the nation's fuel supply next year, more than in a proposal laid out in May, it said in announcing final rules on renewables use for 2014-16 on Monday.
November 30, 2015 - 3:15pm
February 25, 2015
ADM cuts biodiesel output as industry hit by weak margins
NEW YORK — Archer Daniels Midland, one of the world’s top biofuels producers, has slowed North American biodiesel output, the latest sign the industry is battling uncertainty over U.S.
February 25, 2015 - 10:19pm
November 6, 2014
Biofuels industry waits for EPA’s final ruling on mandated use
GRAND FORKS — An upcoming government ruling on biofuels mandates is important to the industry’s future, said David Ripplinger, a biofuels economist. The much-anticipated decision from the Environmental Protection Agency will be a “really big deal for what’s going to go on...
November 6, 2014 - 10:04pm