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Trump must face claims of assault on Mexican protesters, judge says
Former ND racing exec denied 'certificate of innocence' for second time
Man charged with killing Mollie Tibbetts is an undocumented immigrant, authorities say
Sprawling Iranian influence operation globalizes tech's war on disinformation
Air marshall detained in error at Minnesota airport
crime and courts
nation and world
ND coal group welcomes new power plant emissions rule while environmentalist derides industry's 'gift'
First farm bill conference meeting set for Sept. 5
Photo takers on North Dakota farms identified as government workers
North Dakota, Minnesota ranked in top 10 for women's equality while South Dakota ranks 37th
Air Force secretary marks UAS milestone
place a business brief
After tax cut, rebate on electric bills for North Dakotans is undecided
By bashing Canada, Saudi Prince is weaponizing his oil wealth
Old lignite pioneer in North Dakota Coal Country being torn down
Xcel wins approval for another major wind farm project
ND wind companies required to plan ahead for restoring land
Read the pope's letter to the faithful on abuse in the Catholic Church
'It's my family'; Baranko takes the lead at Evergreen
4-H youth win awards at Sate Fair
A rare genetic aversion to sweets could be key to fighting obesity
Public canneries help food lovers save the season. So why are they disappearing?
Twins score three in ninth to top White Sox
Vikings worry about backups at linebacker
DeFilippo blames himself in poor offensive outing against Jags
ND's Hoge puts another stamp on PGA Tour career by qualifying for FedEx Cup Playoffs
Santana's finger bothering him again, could end his season
Commentary: Prehistoric college football coaches are killing players. It's past time to stop them.
Commentary: Trump replaces Obama’s ideological attack on coal power with something more pragmatic
Commentary: Attorney says plain reading of recreational marijuana measure it legalizes driving while stoned
Zaleski: Do 'welfare queens' wear seed caps?
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ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
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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August 16, 2018
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
August 9, 2018
By bashing Canada, Saudi Prince is weaponizing his oil wealth
For Saudi Arabia, a new version of checkbook diplomacy is taking shape. The kingdom used to pursue a behind-the-scenes foreign policy, deploying...
August 9, 2018 - 12:04pm
July 28, 2018
Group launches concerns over truck traffic for proposed North Dakota refinery
BISMARCK—Members of an environmental group challenging the Davis Refinery argue the developer's plans have changed significantly since...
July 28, 2018 - 9:16am
July 20, 2018
Second of 3 companies drops lawsuit over Williston’s crew camp ban
WILLISTON, N.D. -- Two of the companies that filed a federal lawsuit against Williston in 2016 to stop the city from barring crew camps within...
July 20, 2018 - 9:47am
July 17, 2018
Construction to begin on Belfield refinery in western North Dakota
BISMARCK—Meridian Energy Group announced Tuesday, July 17, it is starting site construction for the Davis Refinery near Belfield, a project...
July 17, 2018 - 2:51pm
July 16, 2018
North Dakota state wages up for first time in three years
BISMARCK—With oil activity on the rise, wages are up in North Dakota following two years of decline. Statistics released by North Dakota Job Service show wages in the state increased 3 percent over 2016 levels, averaging $50,313 statewide in 2017, though not overtaking 2014...
July 16, 2018 - 8:58pm
July 6, 2018
SD pipeline leak likely caused by damage during installation, report says
WASHINGTON -- A November of 2017 Keystone Pipeline spill that leaked about 407,000 gallons of crude oil in over South Dakota farmland near the...
July 6, 2018 - 3:04pm
July 3, 2018
Dakota Access accused of violating North Dakota corporate farming law
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Attorney General's Office filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against Dakota Access LLC, alleging the company is in violation of the state's anti-corporate farming law. The company purchased much of the Cannonball Ranch north of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation...
July 3, 2018 - 8:48pm
June 29, 2018
Complaint seeks to halt construction of Davis Refinery near ND national park
BISMARCK—Two groups filed a complaint Friday with North Dakota utility regulators that seeks to stop construction of an oil refinery near...
June 29, 2018 - 6:23pm
June 27, 2018
Missouri River study draws objections from royalty owners
BISMARCK—A study that aims to resolve disputes over oil and gas ownership under Lake Sakakawea could lead to even more lawsuits unless...
June 27, 2018 - 10:58am
June 25, 2018
Brine spill reported in western ND
BELFIELD, N.D. -- A tank leak caused 773 barrels, or 32,466 gallons, of brine to spill at a saltwater disposal well in Billings County, the North...
June 25, 2018 - 6:13pm
June 23, 2018
After first year, oil industry praises Dakota Access Pipeline
WILLISTON, N.D.—The Dakota Access pipeline began life mired in controversy, but has nonetheless proven to be a game changer for the Bakken,...
June 23, 2018 - 1:21pm
June 13, 2018
Davis Refinery permit approved, Meridian faces potential appeals
BISMARCK—An air quality permit has been issued for an oil refinery that has drawn opposition for its proximity to Theodore Roosevelt National Park, the North Dakota Department of Health announced Wednesday, June 13. But Meridian Energy is facing potential appeals or legal challenges...
June 13, 2018 - 6:47pm
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump took fresh aim at the OPEC oil cartel on Wednesday, June 13. "Oil prices are too high, OPEC is at it again....
June 13, 2018 - 10:41am
June 7, 2018
Transportation challenges still face ND oil, gas industry
MINOT, N.D.—By the mid-2020s, North Dakota will need additional natural gas transportation systems out of the region, according to the head of the North Dakota Pipeline Authority. "Whether that's an expansion of existing systems or that's a new pipeline built out of the region,...
June 7, 2018 - 7:27pm