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Thune elected Senate majority whip, second in Senate majority command
Town Square project facing more added costs
The CIA explored using a 'truth-serum' on terrorism detainees after 9/11, newly released report shows
Arid West encroaches on humid East, slowly changing the region’s farming
crime and courts
nation and world
Holistic management: Brown’s Ranch finds success in being different
Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soybeans
Ag economist says farm income is normal, not low
Environmental groups appeal order on refinery near Theodore Roosevelt National Park
Fargo, Grand Forks among top 20 U.S. job markets
place a business brief
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
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
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
Seasonal depression, 'winter blues' and SAD
Defending Stanley Cup champs hand Wild first home loss
Captain walkons: Steidl, Jordheim make the most of their five years at NDSU
UND basketball faces No. 10 Kentucky in iconic Rupp Arena
Two DSU volleyball players pick up postseason awards
‘Running on fumes,’ Wild glad to be back home
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
Port: North Dakota voters are very forgiving of politicians who struggle with alcohol
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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 13, 2018
North Dakota regulators weigh input on oil conditioning rules
BISMARCK — North Dakota oil industry leaders spoke in favor Tuesday, Nov. 13, of changing the state’s oil conditioning regulations while an environmental group argued for more stringent rules. The North Dakota Industrial Commission proposes to amend regulations adopted nearly...
17 hours 47 min ago
North Dakota oil production sets more records, but limited by gas capture
BISMARCK—North Dakota continued to set oil and gas production records in August, reaching nearly 1.3 million barrels per day, the Department...
October 13, 2018 - 7:40am
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