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Rosenstein to stay in job for now and will meet Trump on Thursday
Authorities release names of two killed in western ND crash
Trump calls sexual misconduct allegations against Kavanaugh 'totally political,' vows to back him 'all the way'
Fargo, Bismarck medical marijuana dispensaries selected
Senate Judiciary panel's top Democrat calls for delay in Kavanaugh hearing after new allegation
crime and courts
nation and world
Grain companies seek extra storage as trade war continues
'Mother Nature turned off the spigot': Too dry, too long in central ND
Balancing the variables of farming and ranching
Commentary: Stranded on I-94 with a load of cows
ND farmer: 'We're only spanking ourselves' with tariffs
place a business brief
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
Jessie Veeder: Love and changing seasons
Pickles finds a home; book encourages pet adoptions
Creating vintage jewelry and garden art
Marketing hemp oils and seeds; a Pride of Dakota product
Recycling kickoff set at library
An interactive look at the Bison football team after 3 weeks of play
High school athlete of the week - Abbie Kludt
Lions top Patriots for Patricia's first win
Stricker starts strong to win Sanford International
In his return, Wentz says it 'felt like riding a bike'
Commentary: Senator Heitkamp won’t say where she stands on North Dakota’s measure to legalize recreational marijuana
Commentary: Kavanaugh travesty is a preview of how Democrats would govern if Heitkamp wins
Commentary: Recreational marijuana: I'm high on the idea
Clam chowder prepared with river mussels?
Daughter's desire to remain employed conflicts with mom's needs
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Bertha H. Friedt
Jeanne-Marie Gardner Celli
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
September 16, 2018
ND researchers to study underground storage of natural gas
BISMARCK — As North Dakota oil operators struggle to meet natural gas flaring targets, a new research project will explore the possibility...
September 16, 2018 - 6:36pm
ND oil production drops as operators 'tap the brakes'
BISMARCK — North Dakota oil production dropped nearly 2 percent in June as producers scaled back activity, primarily to keep natural gas...
August 16, 2018 - 9:16pm
May 29, 2018
Mineral rights court case won't affect Missouri River survey review
BISMARCK—North Dakota's top oil regulator says a recent court ruling won't affect the public's ability to comment on a Missouri River...
May 29, 2018 - 5:29pm
May 24, 2018
Bakken executives project 'disciplined approach' as ND oil activity ramps up
BISMARCK—North Dakota oil production is expected to return to record levels this summer, but executives of top Bakken companies said Thursday,...
May 24, 2018 - 6:44pm
May 19, 2018
ND oil conference to showcase industry advancements
BISMARCK—Optimism is high ahead of the 2018 Williston Basin Petroleum Conference, where North Dakota's oil industry is set to discuss technology...
May 19, 2018 - 8:57pm
May 15, 2018
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
BISMARCK—North Dakota natural gas production hit another record high in March even as oil production dropped, illustrating the need for...
May 15, 2018 - 7:54pm
April 3, 2018
Illegal well plugged for violating Safe Drinking Water Act
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Oil and Gas Division has plugged a saltwater disposal well west of Dickinson that was the site of environmental violations and a lengthy federal investigation. Director of Mineral Resources Lynn Helms said Tuesday, April 3, the work to plug the well...
April 3, 2018 - 5:29pm
March 5, 2018
State of N.D. argues lawsuit over mineral law should be dismissed
BISMARCK — The state of North Dakota is asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit that challenges a new law related to ownership of oil and gas...
March 5, 2018 - 5:59pm
February 15, 2018
Winter weather causes slight drop in oil production
BISMARCK—Winter weather contributed to a slight slowdown in North Dakota oil activity in December, bringing the state's production down 1.3 percent to an average of 1.18 million barrels per day. Director of Mineral Resources Lynn Helms said Thursday, Feb. 15, he expects to continue...
February 15, 2018 - 5:53pm
January 24, 2018
N.D. state oil and gas director says industry will need more transportation infrastructure
MINOT, N.D.—North Dakota needs more pipelines to keep up with oil and gas production, Lynn Helms told county officials at the Elmer Jesme...
January 24, 2018 - 3:54pm
November 7, 2017
"Better, not bigger": Proposed legislation would empower ND energy authority
Lynn Helms, director of the North Dakota Industrial Commission's Department of Mineral Resources, spoke Tuesday in support of proposed legislation...
November 7, 2017 - 6:41pm
November 3, 2017
Department of Minerals projects increase in oil price
Lynn Helms, director of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, forecasts black gold on the horizon. "Crude oil inventories in North...
November 3, 2017 - 11:24am
May 24, 2017
Oil and Gas Division defends deleted emails
BISMARCK — The North Dakota state auditor said Wednesday, May 24, there are no plans for a performance audit of the state's oil and gas...
May 24, 2017 - 2:58pm
May 22, 2017
Deleted emails contained ND oil spill data as attorney calls for audit
BISMARCK — After reviewing about 38,700 emails of North Dakota Oil and Gas Division employees that were on their way to a permanent cyber dump...
May 22, 2017 - 10:46am
May 12, 2017
ND oil production held steady in March still above 1 million barrels a day
May 12, 2017 - 2:22pm