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North Dakota oil production, natural gas flaring reach new highs
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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
Eggnog gets the nod for holidays
102-year-old woman skydives to raise awareness for the disease that killed her daughter
Lost Italian: Stop and smell the Norwegian Rosettes this holiday baking season
Simple breathing technique can enhance your calm
Fears of metal-tainted meat prompt recall of Jimmy Dean sausage in 21 states, including ND
Kolpack: Stick probably flying the plane to Frisco, too
Shepard hat trick puts Midgets over Billings
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Rob Port: North Dakota has seen a significant drop in student loan debt loads
Port: Legislative pettiness leads to marginalization of Burgum’s conservative budget
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September 19, 2017
Not going away: Red River Valley companies still have stake in Bakken
GRAND FORKS — There was a time when 38 percent of JLG's Architects' work came out of Williston, CEO and President Lonnie Laffen said. The...
September 19, 2017 - 7:00pm
September 18, 2017
The boom's bill: After years of boom, Oil Patch cities paying off growth debt
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — The North Dakota oil boom turned black gold into green for public and private interests over its high-flying run....
September 18, 2017 - 6:00am
Burgum challenges oil industry to eliminate spills, increase production
BISMARCK — Gov. Doug Burgum issued a challenge Tuesday, July 18, to the North Dakota oil industry: Eliminate spills while doubling production...
July 18, 2017 - 8:35pm
June 22, 2017
Oilfield company fights illegal dumping fine at ND Supreme Court
BISMARCK — A trucking company that illegally dumped oilfield waste on a northwest North Dakota road in 2014 continues to contest a $950,000...
June 22, 2017 - 5:30pm
May 26, 2017
Recession or recovery? Economists say ND may be at turning point
GRAND FORKS — It's still an applicant's market when it comes to jobs in North Dakota. Despite continued challenges to the state's leading energy and agricultural commodities, the unemployment rate was about 2.7 percent as of April, according to Job Service North Dakota. The...
May 26, 2017 - 11:28pm
May 17, 2017
Oil Patch making a comeback, Bakken Backers say
MINOT, N.D. — An increase in activity in North Dakota's oil patch is bringing optimism back to the area. "After 2014 we had a tough couple...
May 17, 2017 - 8:52am
April 1, 2017
Van Hook braces for drilling
VAN HOOK, N.D. — A fleet of earth-moving equipment rumbles across the black dirt at a multi-well oil pad very near Lake Sakakawea's busiest...
April 1, 2017 - 4:24pm
January 6, 2017
Former oilfield exec indicted on wire fraud charges
BISMARCK — A former oilfield executive is accused of falsely inflating company revenues by tens of millions of dollars and has been indicted...
January 6, 2017 - 5:25pm
October 8, 2016
Shell ditches West Coast rail plan for Bakken oil
HOUSTON—North Dakota oil producers were dealt another blow this week when Royal Dutch Shell said it would scrap plans to build an oil train...
October 8, 2016 - 7:51pm
September 30, 2016
Killdeer oilfield waste facility must close, clean up site
KILLDEER, N.D. — An oilfield waste treating plant north of Killdeer with a history of not complying with state rules must close after state...
September 30, 2016 - 8:07pm
September 27, 2016
Two Williston hotels closing their doors
WILLISTON, N.D. -- The Missouri Flats Inn, once featured on a TV reality show “Hotel Impossible,” and the Marquis Plaza and Suites will be...
September 27, 2016 - 4:13pm
September 26, 2016
Watford City may rival Williston in size, some believe
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—With massive growth in population predicted in Divide, McKenzie and Williams counties over the next decade, some are...
September 26, 2016 - 6:08pm
September 23, 2016
RockPile gets bought out, expands
One of Dickinson's biggest oilfield employers has been bought out, but little is changing. It's even expanding. RockPile Energy Services, which...
September 23, 2016 - 9:21pm
Port: Landowner sells land used for #NoDAPL protests to pipeline company
The #NoDAPL protesters working to block the Dakota Access Pipeline haven’t camped on the land of the historic Cannonball Ranch, but at least...
September 23, 2016 - 10:38am
September 19, 2016
Family crisis shelter to triple in size in Williston
WILLISTON, N.D. -- Family Crisis Shelter Director Lana Bonnet receives a hard hat and golden shovel to commemorate the groundbreaking of a new facility that will triple the number of beds available. To some it may seem like broken earth but to others it is a dream that has been years...
September 19, 2016 - 10:31am