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July 17, 2018
North Dakota health department outlines plan for VW settlement money
July 17, 2018 - 4:54pm
February 18, 2018
Black smoke fills the sky over West Fargo Sunday morning from a fire at the Magellan tank farm along Main Avenue. David Samson / Forum News Service
Industrial fire sends hazardous cloud over West Fargo: Fuel terminal blaze prompts shelter-in-place warning
February 18, 2018 - 9:11pm
October 2, 2017
A Chevrolet Bolt, surrounded by nine electric and fuel cell vehicles covered by tarps. (General Motors)
Death of gas and diesel begins as GM announces plans for 'all-electric future'
October 2, 2017 - 2:59pm
October 27, 2015
Forget VW: Oil slump more to blame for weak U.S. diesel demand
October 27, 2015 - 10:49am
August 20, 2015
The price of diesel at The Hub convenience store and truck stop in north Dickinson was at $2.59 on Thursday afternoon, 10 cents cheaper than the lowest unleaded gasoline price. (Press Photo by Dustin Monke)
Diesel prices lower than gas for first time in more than a decade
August 20, 2015 - 11:30pm
June 29, 2015
A group listens to Dave Podratz, the outgoing manager of the Dakota Prairie Refining plant, on Monday during a tour as part of the refinery's grand opening ceremonies west of Dickinson, N.D. (Dustin Monke / The Dickinson Press)
Dickinson refinery celebrates opening about 2 months after ramp up
June 29, 2015 - 7:00pm
May 4, 2015
Press Photo by Dustin Monke
Dave Podratz stands outside the Dakota Prairie Refining facility on Monday afternoon west of Dickinson. The plant manager said the refinery has begun producing diesel fuel and other crude oil byproducts after more than two years of construction, testing and buildup.
Refinery ramps up: Dakota Prairie Refining begins producing fuel from Bakken crude oil
May 4, 2015 - 10:16pm
December 1, 2014
Photo by Vern Whitten Photography / Special To Forum News Service 
The Dakota Prairie Refining facility 4 miles west of Dickinson is seen Oct. 29. The refinery is near completion, officials said.
‘Fantastic achievement:’ Dickinson diesel refinery to start receiving Bakken crude next week
December 1, 2014 - 5:06pm
November 25, 2014
Plans for Devils Lake refinery revealed
November 25, 2014 - 8:34pm
November 5, 2014
MDU plans to sell oil production company, add second refinery
November 5, 2014 - 3:46pm
June 27, 2014
Minnesota to require 10 percent biodiesel in diesel fuel
June 27, 2014 - 11:28pm
February 15, 2014
New rules on using diesel, kerosene for fracking
February 15, 2014 - 12:41am
December 10, 2013
Refinery proposed for Devils Lake
December 10, 2013 - 9:54pm
March 9, 2013
A new source of power
March 9, 2013 - 12:00am
February 8, 2013
Dickinson Mayor Dennis Johnson speaks about the impacts a diesel refinery will have on the city as Gov. Jack Dalrymple, left, and MDU Resources Group CEO David Goodin, center, listen during a news conference Thursday.
Dickinson diesel: Oil refinery could be up and running by late 2014
February 8, 2013 - 12:00am