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Trump administration bars family planning clinics that provide abortion referrals from $286 million program
R. Kelly charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse
SD Capitol notebook: Democrats accuse Republicans of abusing system, assigning committees to ensure bill outcomes
Devils Lake officer involved in July shooting of unarmed suspect fired
Trump announces nomination of Kelly Knight Craft as US ambassador to United Nations
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Cold temperatures take toll on cattle herds
Agricultural workers may soon be made of tech and steel
Grand Forks, Fargo 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
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
Three people diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease after visiting hotel water park in Casselton
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
Runck: You're doing great, Mama
Dickinson cracks down on defense to defeat Saints
Midgets suffer heartbreaking loss to Watford City to end season
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COLLEGE HOCKEY ROUNDUP: Shorthanded UND knocks off Minnesota Duluth
UND knocks off another ranked team in Minnesota Duluth
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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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
August 29, 2018
26 activists cited in downtown Bemidji during oil pipeline protest
BEMIDJI, Minn.—More than two dozen people were cited as about 100 people gathered and blocked streets in downtown Bemidji on Wednesday,...
August 29, 2018 - 7:32pm
August 21, 2018
ND coal group welcomes new power plant emissions rule while environmentalist derides industry's 'gift'
BISMARCK — North Dakota politicians and the head of its coal industry group welcomed a proposed Trump administration rule on power plant...
August 21, 2018 - 5:20pm
April 10, 2018
EPA approves ND application for underground CO2 storage
BISMARCK — In a first, North Dakota received federal approval to regulate the underground storage of carbon dioxide Tuesday, April 10,...
April 10, 2018 - 5:24pm
February 3, 2017
Letter: Don't put oil-crony Pruitt in charge of EPA
EMERADO, N.D.—In the coming days, the Senate will consider Trump nominee Scott Pruitt for the role of administrator of the Environmental...
February 3, 2017 - 7:00am
June 1, 2016
Sierra Club sues to block Bakken pipeline in Iowa, seeks judicial review
DES MOINES — Construction on most of the Dakota Access crude oil pipeline across Iowa soon could begin, regulators said Wednesday, even though...
June 1, 2016 - 9:02pm
September 21, 2015
North Dakota groups urge regulators to enforce flaring policy, not extend it
BISMARCK – Activist groups urged North Dakota regulators on Monday to “get tough” with the oil industry and deny its request to relax the...
September 21, 2015 - 6:22pm
March 13, 2015
Poll finds support for tougher flaring rules in North Dakota
BISMARCK — A North Dakota poll commissioned by two environmental watchdog groups finds that a majority of residents wants more stringent rules for flaring natural gas from oil wells. The Dakota Resource Council and the Dacotah Chapter of the Sierra Club hired the Social Science...
March 13, 2015 - 1:09pm
October 10, 2014
Green groups sue over California crude- by-rail expansion
SAN FRANCISCO — California environmentalists on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the Kern County Board of Supervisors for its approval last month of a major oil-by-rail project in the state, saying the county failed to disclose the risks of the project to the public. In September,...
October 10, 2014 - 4:41pm
July 2, 2014
ND regulators approve use of production curtailments to curb flaring
BISMARCK – Oil companies producing more than a billion cubic feet of natural gas every day in North Dakota could face oil production restrictions if they fail to meet gas capture goals adopted by state regulators Tuesday as part of a multipronged effort to curb the flaring of natural...
July 2, 2014 - 10:11am
June 14, 2014
At the crossroads of crude: Clearbrook terminal key component in Enbridge’s plans for Minnesota
CLEARBROOK, Minn. — Just a few hundred yards southeast of the small town of Clearbrook stands a grouping of huge, white, silo-like structures. Silos, though, wouldn’t draw protesters. This is Enbridge Energy’s Clearbrook Terminal, and guards are posted there to protect the...
June 14, 2014 - 11:03pm
November 8, 2013
As coal projects languish, some question worth
BISMARCK — Two companies that have spent several years and $8 million in state money studying a pair of projects to develop North Dakota’s...
November 8, 2013 - 7:01pm
March 31, 2013
Sierra Club puts Keystone XL approval chance at 50 percent
A crystal ball capable of predicting the presidential approval of an international pipeline to bring Canada's tar sands oil to Texas refineries has yet to be found as a top official with the Sierra Club this week put the chances at 50 percent. With Republicans -- and some Democrats,...
March 31, 2013 - 12:00am
Letter: Foxes in the henhouse at PSC
Brian Kalk and Kevin Cramer don't seem happy these days.
March 31, 2012 - 12:00am