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'It's an incredible honor': Seth Moerkerke announced speaker for DSU commencement
Burgum floats fix to North Dakota's underfunded retirement plan
McConnell to bring up criminal-justice bill for a Senate vote
WATCH: Heitkamp gives farewell speech
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Congress' $867 billion farm bill is out. Here's what's in it.
Tobacco farmers already switching to hemp, may look at cannabis
Web series for women in agriculture aims to combat stress
Marijuana education or illegal drug-selling? Instagram's not sure.
Fingerprint requirement for day care workers put on hold in North Dakota
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New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
EPA announces plan to ease carbon emissions rule for new coal plants
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
EPA to meet with North Dakota coal, oil industries in Bismarck
Cookies are not the enemy: Smarter ways of thinking about food during the holidays
Recycling toys: Fallers volunteer for House of Manna
Granting Lauren's wish: She receives puppy through Make-A-Wish
Power of 100 supports ABLE with $20,000 donation
Lessons and Carols: St. John's to present holiday program
A look back at the Chris Klieman era through photos
Vikings fire offensive coordinator John DeFilippo after another ugly loss
Green's return boosts Warriors in win over Wolves
Vikings’ Thielen hits 100-reception mark for season
Titans dynamite on D: Dickinson Trinity holds Wilton-Wing to 23 points in strong defensive effort
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Rob Port: Maybe Heidi Heitkamp could give some of her left over money to her campaign’s victims
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
Port: Burgum’s proposed pension bailout must be tied to real reforms
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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October 24, 2018
Investigation, cleanup ongoing after ND pipeline leak
WILLISTON, N.D. -- Oasis Petroleum continues to investigate the cause of a pipeline leak that released about 4,050 barrels, or 170,100 gallons, of brine at a saltwater disposal well about 8 miles south of Williston in McKenzie County. The spill was contained to the well site, but...
October 24, 2018 - 7:02pm
October 19, 2018
Dakota Access Pipeline expansion takes step forward
BISMARCK—A potential expansion of the Dakota Access Pipeline took a step forward Friday, Oct. 19.. Energy Transfer Partners announced it...
October 19, 2018 - 8:19pm
Deep injection well sought for oil wastewater in southwest SD
RAPID CITY, S.D.—A proposal to dispose of oil-production wastewater by injecting it 3,160 feet underground in the southwestern corner of...
October 19, 2018 - 3:42pm
October 13, 2018
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
October 11, 2018
Oasis completes new gas processing plant in northwest ND
BISMARCK — Oasis Midstream Partners will celebrate Friday, Oct. 12, the completion of a natural gas processing plant, a highly anticipated project as North Dakota's oil industry works to reduce natural gas flaring. The Oasis Wild Basin II plant will add 200 million cubic feet...
October 11, 2018 - 8:27pm
Coal-fired power plant demolished in central ND
STANTON, N.D. -- Leveled in less than 30 seconds, Stanton Station coal-fired power plant, the oldest in Great River Energy’s North Dakota fleet,...
October 11, 2018 - 5:19pm
October 10, 2018
Large wind farm planned south of Bismarck
BISMARCK — A large wind farm is planned for south central North Dakota, according to documents filed with the state's Public Service Commission....
October 10, 2018 - 5:03pm
ND Xcel customers in line for refunds due to federal tax cuts
BISMARCK — Xcel Energy is planning to refund North Dakota electric customers almost $9.8 million due to the tax cuts Congress passed last...
October 10, 2018 - 4:01pm
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
September 28, 2018
Oil drilling unit near Lake Sakakawea to move forward
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Industrial Commission has approved a drilling unit near Lake Sakakawea, but made some changes that regulators...
September 28, 2018 - 7:15pm
September 27, 2018
New natural gas processing plant announced for Bakken
BISMARCK — A company that's constructing a new natural gas processing plant in the core of the Bakken announced plans this week for a second plant, doubling the size of the project. Oneok plans to construct Demicks Lake II in McKenzie County, adding 200 million cubic feet per...
September 27, 2018 - 7:23pm
September 26, 2018
Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
Tweeting will only get you so far. After failing to cajole OPEC to pump more and lower oil prices, U.S. President Donald Trump could pursue a...
September 26, 2018 - 10:54am
September 24, 2018
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
FARGO — Oil production in North Dakota's Bakken Formation is increasing steadily as technology advances, and a 2-million-barrel-per-day...
September 24, 2018 - 7:23pm
Oil company proposes new wells near Lake Sakakawea
BISMARCK—The oil company that has faced opposition for drilling next to Lake Sakakawea on the Fort Berthold Reservation now proposes to...
September 24, 2018 - 6:04pm
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