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Judge bars Stone from publicly talking about federal case after photo post
Venezuela braces for clash over US-backed aid
SD House votes to shorten absentee voting window by two weeks
IRS analyst charged with leaking financial documents on Michael Cohen
DAPL developer files new lawsuit against Greenpeace
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nation and world
Fargo, Grand Forks medical marijuana dispensaries will have same supplier
Minnesota company plans gold exploration in Black Hills
Leak causes brine spill at northwest North Dakota well site
US farmers fuel surge in guest-worker visas as illegal labor dwindles
Nike target of Twitter storm after basketball star's shoe splits
place a business brief
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
Five cases of mumps in North Dakota re-ignite support for vaccinations
PETA honors Alexandria dog for rescuing elderly neighbor
Measles outbreak prompt state lawmakers to reconsider religion exemptions for vaccines
FDA warns consumers against 'young blood' plasma infusions to prevent aging
Lost Italian: Moroccan Spice Roasted Chickpeas are the savory, nutritious snack you need
Midgets head to state with four consecutive titles in sight
'Tough group of kids': Hettinger-Scranton heads to state, withstanding a tough Dickinson Trinity challenge
Davies boys roll on to state hockey semifinals
Fargo Davies dominates Dickinson in quarterfinal round at state tournament
All-Region 7 girls basketball awards
Port: Offer of free ballet tickets sets off emailed war of words among lawmakers, Measure 1 activist
Plain Talk Podcast: Prisons head decries conditions at New England women's prison, says one inmate pulled her own tooth
Commentary: Investigating gay Catholic priests will reveal much about church
Bender: Time for a current events quiz
Plain Talk Podcast: Closer look at Bakken oil boom crime stats paints a different picture
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
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August 15, 2018
After tax cut, rebate on electric bills for North Dakotans is undecided
FARGO — Minnesota utility customers will receive rebates as a result of federal legislation, but whether North Dakotans will get money back remains unclear. Utility companies across the country paid lower taxes after the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 passed in December. Since...
August 15, 2018 - 7:29pm
July 9, 2018
An oxygen machine was keeping an ailing woman alive. Then the power company shut off her electricity.
The diagnosis for Linda Daniels was not good. Congestive heart failure struck in mid-April, and the Newark woman was waiting for the inevitable. A hospice nurse told the 68-year-old's family Daniels would pass away "in God's time," relatives recently told New Jersey's News 12.
July 9, 2018 - 9:35am
April 21, 2018
10 simple ways to help save Earth
FARGO — When it comes to doing what's best for our planet, many of us assume that one person's actions don't amount to much. What's the...
April 21, 2018 - 6:27am
February 20, 2018
Minnkota Power wraps up move into new headquarters in Grand Forks
Karen Thingelstad calls Minnkota Power Cooperative's new headquarters in Grand Forks enlightening, literally. "There is so much natural light...
February 20, 2018 - 7:59pm
January 3, 2018
America's power grid shows signs of strain amid deep freeze
America's power grid is starting to show signs of fatigue as the nation grapples with a record-breaking cold snap. In the Midwest, some natural...
January 3, 2018 - 3:45pm
November 24, 2017
What your Christmas lights will do to your electricity bill
Starting around Black Friday every year, the light intensity in American suburbs increases by 30 to 50 percent, and it doesn't return to normal...
November 24, 2017 - 2:53pm
Small Montana firm lands Puerto Rico's biggest contract to get the power back on
For the sprawling effort to restore Puerto Rico's crippled electrical grid, the territory's state-owned utility has turned to a two-year-old...
October 24, 2017 - 11:01am
April 5, 2017
President Trump declares end to 'war on coal,' but utilities aren't listening
WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK - When President Donald Trump signed an executive order last week to sweep away Obama-era climate change regulations,...
April 5, 2017 - 2:59pm
February 21, 2017
Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
GRAND FORKS — A regional electricity provider will work with the Federal Aviation Administration to help form policies for inspecting...
February 21, 2017 - 2:32pm
December 22, 2016
Downsized N.D. wind farm approved on split vote
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Public Service Commission issued a permit that has downsized what had been planned as the largest wind farm...
December 22, 2016 - 9:53pm
December 13, 2016
Low-income households get help to stay warm this winter
Residents in the area are braving the winter weather and with the help of low-income heating assistance some families get a little extra push...
December 13, 2016 - 11:45am
August 22, 2016
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
ST. PAUL—Minnesota will not appeal a federal court ruling that called unconstitutional a law restricting importing electricity from coal-fired electric generating plants. North Dakota filed the suit against the Minnesota Next Generation Energy Act and won in a federal district...
August 22, 2016 - 7:50pm
October 25, 2015
Carbon dioxide requirements will require ‘major changes’ in electricity generation
BISMARCK — As North Dakota begins drafting a plan to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 45 percent in the state as recently mandated by the U.S.
October 25, 2015 - 5:00am
October 23, 2015
Goldenwest Electric Cooperative to receive $10M USDA loan
An electric cooperative that services Billings, Golden Valley and Slope counties has received a $10 million guaranteed loan from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to build and improve 62 miles of line and includes $270,000 for smart grid projects. North Dakota’s Congressional...
October 23, 2015 - 9:53am
May 12, 2015
Slope Electric gets $12.5M in USDA Rural Development loans
WASHINGTON -- Slope Electric Cooperative in southwest North Dakota has been awarded $12.5 million in U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development loans to help improve power lines throughout Adams, Bowman, Hettinger and Slope counties. The loan will help the electric cooperative,...
May 12, 2015 - 3:31pm