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Sen. Heidi Heitkamp wins Dem-NPL endorsement
Democrats endorse Josh Boschee, Kylie Oversen for North Dakota races
First vehicles pulled from wreckage of collapsed Florida bridge
Russia to expel 23 British diplomats and close consulate in row over poisoned ex-spy
United flight had to be diverted because it accidentally had a dog onboard
crime and courts
nation and world
Paws with purpose: Pets playing larger role in the workplace
Experts share advice for first-time homebuyers
Airbnb announces tax agreement with state of North Dakota
Chasing the American dream: Homebuyers face hurdles
Drink milk -- and save a farm
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
Doctors said to let a teen's sinus infection 'run its course,' family says. Weeks later, he died.
Hope for fighting deadly impatiens disease
5 Irish-themed sweets for St. Patrick's Day
Salmonella cases linked to consuming opioid substitute kratom
Hospital to host Stop the Bleed course
Hillsboro-Central Valley holds off late Carrington rally to make Class B boys state title game
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: No. 16 seed UMBC ousts No. 1 Virginia in historic upset
Hedberg's 3-point shooting vaults Minot Ryan past St. John in Class B boys semifinals
MILLER: UND men's hockey just a little bit short
UND's NCAA hopes alive but fading after NCHC Frozen Faceoff loss
Commentary: Democrat insider: State party engaged in “backstabbing and double dealing” with some candidates
What to look for on plant descriptions
Living longer means seniors often care for parents
LETTER: Dog park should be a safe place for humans and dogs
LETTER: Keep supporting the fine arts
Ernest "Ernie" Heidecker
Mary Eve Thomas
Jerome M. Tveter
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Denise Brew helps Dunn County as the emergency manager
Meeting Watford City's vehicle needs
'She makes sure it gets made'
Historic hotel continues expanding, improving services
Killdeer Convenience Store soon to expand
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
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
November 15, 2013
In win for Big Oil, US proposes biofuel mandate cut
Reuters WASHINGTON — The Obama administration proposed on Friday slashing federal requirements for U.S. biofuel use in 2014, bowing to pressure from the petroleum industry and attempting to prevent a projected fuel crunch next year. The move was seen as a clear win for oil...
November 15, 2013 - 7:51pm