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Trump puts new attorney general in an awkward position from the start
Days before deadline, presumptive probation repeal still in limbo in South Dakota legislature
Trump's emergency declaration to pay for border wall faces lengthy court battle
Trump appointees promoted nuclear sales to Saudis despite objections, House Dems say
Although North Dakota Senate decision lies ahead, House puts prison reshuffling proposal on hold
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Altru Hospital to get own air ambulance in Grand Forks
SD native sees success in house flipping
Minn. man wants to know why a drug costs $40 in Canada, $350 in US
Payless to close all U.S. stores
Drain tile, new weed threat discussed at Northern Corn and Soy Expo
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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
FDA warns consumers against 'young blood' plasma infusions to prevent aging
Family of fighters: High school senior and three family members all diagnosed with cancer in four-week period
Growing Together: Take your mind off winter by preparing for spring gardening
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Coming down to defense: Titans win out over Bulldogs in low-scoring semifinal
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Bismarck St. Mary’s holds off Dickinson in regular-season finale
McFeely: North Dakota military projects could be cut to fund border wall
Port: Sen. Hogue gives passionate speech on checks and balances
Plain Talk Podcast: Sen. Cramer 'doubts' Trump's emergency will stand up in court, says treason accusation not an exaggeration
Port: Most North Dakotans would flunk the U.S. citizenship test
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November 9, 2018
Federal judge blocks Keystone XL pipeline
A federal judge temporarily blocked construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, ruling late Thursday, Nov. 8, that the Trump administration...
November 9, 2018 - 7:14am
Keystone oil spill in November twice as large as initially reported
ST. PAUL — A November pipeline leak in rural South Dakota was nearly double in size than initially estimated.
April 9, 2018 - 5:15pm
January 18, 2018
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
TransCanada Corp. has enough customer interest to go forward with the Keystone XL oil pipeline, if the company decides to build it. The Calgary-based...
January 18, 2018 - 11:32am
November 10, 2017
Keystone XL pipeline clients ready to fill it with oil - if Nebraska allows
TransCanada Corp. gave its strongest signal yet that it has enough demand from producers to fill the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline with oil. Now the ball is in Nebraska's court. While the company has long said it expected sufficient support from oil producers, TransCanada completed...
November 10, 2017 - 8:35am
June 25, 2016
TransCanada formally seeks NAFTA damages in Keystone XL rejection
TORONTO — TransCanada Corp is formally requesting arbitration over U.S. President Barack Obama’s rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline, seeking $15 billion in damages, the company said in legal papers dated Friday. TransCanada submitted a notice for an arbitration claim in January...
June 25, 2016 - 9:54pm
April 4, 2016
Oil falls on growing doubts producers will freeze output
NEW YORK -- Oil prices fell on Monday, with Brent touching one-month lows as investors doubted that producers will freeze output to rein in a worldwide glut. U.S. crude prices briefly bounced off session lows after an outage on a major pipeline raised concerns about delivery to the...
April 4, 2016 - 12:26pm
January 26, 2015
Senate blocks Keystone XL pipeline
WASHINGTON — Democrats in the U.S. Senate blocked the Keystone XL pipeline bill from moving forward on Monday, but supporters of the project vowed to push ahead and eventually get a vote on the measure. The Senate failed to get the 60 votes needed to limit debate, voting...
January 26, 2015 - 9:58pm
June 16, 2014
API: Approve Keystone KX for jobs
As a Senate committee nears a meeting where it’ll take up a bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, the oil industry is again calling for a speedy approval, citing job creation. American Petroleum Institute President Jack Gerard hosted Sean McGarvey, president of AFL-CIO’s...
June 16, 2014 - 11:00pm
April 24, 2014
Industry poll: 70 percent Americans support Keystone XL
The American Petroleum Institute is using a new poll to show Americans’ support for the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline. With the latest delay -- the State Department on Friday said federal agencies needed more time to review the project in light of a Nebraska court dispute...
April 24, 2014 - 3:08pm
March 4, 2014
Keystone XL pipeline will be built, TransCanada CEO predicts
HOUSTON — The controversial Keystone XL pipeline will receive President Barack Obama’s blessing and be built to transport crude oil from Canada to Texas, TransCanada CEO Russ Girling predicted on Tuesday. Girling’s confidence helps project a sense of inevitability around...
March 4, 2014 - 5:28pm
January 31, 2014
Energy Secretary: Ability to transport US oil, gas lags booming output
WASHINGTON — The energy boom of the past decade that has boosted oil and gas production in the United States has outpaced the development of critical infrastructure to transport the raw and refined materials, U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said Thursday. Reflecting on a spate...
January 31, 2014 - 7:01pm
May 23, 2013
House passes Cramer-sponsored bill to speed Keystone pipeline
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a bill that would approve the Keystone XL pipeline without the president's signature. The Northern Route Approval Act, co-sponsored by Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., would allow TransCanada Corp. to construct the pipeline...
May 23, 2013 - 12:00am
May 11, 2013
Mr. Helms goes to Washington
As the road to the Keystone XL pipeline's approval or rejection trudges on, North Dakota Director of Mineral Resources Lynn Helms visited Washington, D.C., this week in an effort to tout the pipeline and the advantages it would present the Peace Garden State. Testifying before two...
May 11, 2013 - 12:00am
March 12, 2013
Other Views: State says Keystone best option
The long-awaited U.S. State Department report on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline confirms what project supporters have been saying for months: A state-of-the-art underground pipeline to carry Alberta tar sands crude oil from Canada to the U.S. Gulf Coast is environmentally far safer...
March 12, 2013 - 12:00am
January 2, 2013
District judge won't block suit against pipeline
January 2, 2013 - 12:00am