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August 9, 2017
EPA leader talks privately in ND about scaling back federal waters rule
FARGO — Scott Pruitt, administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, attended a closed-door roundtable discussion in Fargo...
August 9, 2017 - 6:01pm
July 10, 2017
EPA officially withdraws WOTUS rule
WASHINGTON D.C. — The Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers have filed an official proposal to withdraw the 2015...
July 10, 2017 - 9:05am
June 27, 2017
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Farm group leaders were predictably pleased Tuesday, June 27, with the announcement that the U.S. Environmental Protection...
June 27, 2017 - 4:13pm
February 28, 2017
Trump to order review of WOTUS regulations, official says
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump will sign a measure on Tuesday directing regulators to review an Obama administration regulation that expanded...
February 28, 2017 - 7:58am
January 25, 2016
Cramer: WOTUS represents unconstitutional power grab
WASHINGTON -- Recently, Congress sent to President Obama’s desk legislation that overturns the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule. This...
January 25, 2016 - 5:24pm
Our View: Signs of the oil bust become more apparent
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state.
January 25, 2016 - 3:26pm
January 21, 2016
Hoeven urges overturn of Obama’s WOTUS veto
A U.S. senator from North Dakota is urging colleagues to override a presidential veto of a congressional resolution of disapproval over a federal water rule. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., spoke on the Senate floor Thursday, asking other members to overturn President Barack Obama’s veto...
January 21, 2016 - 4:29pm
November 4, 2015
Senate votes to disapprove Waters of the U.S. rule
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Senate on Wednesday passed a resolution to do away with the controversial Waters of the U.S. rule. But opponents of the legislation still need to overcome a presidential veto, which they say they're unlikely to do. WOTUS, as it's commonly known, would...
November 4, 2015 - 5:51pm
November 3, 2015
Senate rejects attempt to redo WOTUS
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Senate on Tuesday afternoon rejected an attempt to move forward with the debate on a bill that would block implementation of the controversial Waters of the U.S. rule. A wide range of farm groups oppose WOTUS, under which the Environmental Protection Agency...
November 3, 2015 - 4:37pm
October 9, 2015
U.S. court places nationwide hold on clean water rule
WASHINGTON -- A U.S. court on Friday issued an order temporarily blocking the implementation of a federal water rule across the country, the latest in a series of legal setbacks for Obama administration environmental regulations.
October 9, 2015 - 7:58pm
U.S. court places hold on Waters of U.S. rule nationwide
WASHINGTON -- A U.S. court on Friday issued an order temporarily blocking the implementation of a federal water rule across the country, expanding on a prior injunction from a separate court that applied only to certain states. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit granted...
October 9, 2015 - 11:39am
September 30, 2015
ND Stockmen discuss WOTUS, endangered species act
BISMARCK -- The president of the National Cattlemen's Beef Association said a list of national regulatory threats for the cattle industry is...
September 30, 2015 - 4:17pm
September 4, 2015
Judge: Injunction blocks WOTUS rule only in N.D., dozen other states involved in lawsuit
BISMARCK – A federal judge on Friday ruled that his order last week blocking a new federal clean-water rule from taking effect doesn’t apply nationwide but only to North Dakota and the dozen other states involved in the lawsuit, citing “competing sovereign interests and...
September 4, 2015 - 5:22pm
August 31, 2015
Judge looks to settle dispute over breadth of WOTUS injunction
BISMARCK – A judge is looking to settle a dispute over whether his ruling Thursday that blocked a new federal clean-water rule from taking effect Friday applies nationwide or only to North Dakota and the dozen other states that successfully moved to stop the rule.
August 31, 2015 - 3:05pm
August 26, 2015
Garrison Diversion supports lawsuit against WOTUS rule
CARRINGTON — North Dakota, along with 12 other states, recently filed a request to stop the Waters of the U.S. rule from taking effect at the end of August.
August 26, 2015 - 8:33pm