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Montana-Dakota Utilities

March 11, 2019
The coal ash disposal landfill for Minnkota Power Cooperative's Milton R. Young Station near Center, N.D. Coal ash, considered a non-hazardous waste, contains pollutants including heavy metals. Rules require proper disposal in landfills lined with clay and plastic to prevent seepage into groundwater and drinking water sources. Photo courtesy of the North Dakota Department of Health
Report: Unsafe levels of coal ash contamination found in North Dakota groundwater
March 11, 2019 - 10:46am
February 19, 2019
Montana-Dakota Utilities plans to retire both coal-fired units at the Heskett Station north of Mandan around the end of 2021. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Montana-Dakota Utilities to retire coal-fired units
February 19, 2019 - 6:53pm
February 17, 2019
An oil jack extracts crude from the Bakken oil field in western North Dakota. Forum News Service
Study shows just how violent Bakken became as oil drilling surged in North Dakota, Montana
February 17, 2019 - 2:11pm
December 6, 2018
stock photo of lineman at work
Power outage strikes Dickinson; lights restored quickly
December 6, 2018 - 3:06pm
November 1, 2018
An old windmill stands in a field northeast of Hettinger as a wind tower, part of the Thunder Spirit Wind Farm, to its northwest. Forum News Service file photo
Montana-Dakota Utilities buys North Dakota wind farm
November 1, 2018 - 10:47am
May 30, 2018
Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. President and CEO Nicole Kivisto testifies during a North Dakota Public Service Commission hearing on the company's proposed natural gas rate increase Wednesday, May 30. John Hageman / Forum News Service
ND regulators begin hearings on MDU natural gas rate hike
May 30, 2018 - 11:30am
December 6, 2017
Small ND town loses natural gas on frigid day, night
December 6, 2017 - 9:39pm
April 11, 2017
MDU rate increase will not be as high as originally proposed
April 11, 2017 - 7:15pm
January 15, 2016
North Dakota coal production remains steady
January 15, 2016 - 6:27pm
January 5, 2016
Sale of Hettinger wind farm finalized Tuesday
January 5, 2016 - 8:16pm
November 9, 2015
First turbines becomes operational at Thunder Spirit Wind Farm near Hettinger
November 9, 2015 - 5:36pm
November 4, 2015
PSC approves MDU natural gas rate hike
November 4, 2015 - 12:55pm
October 21, 2015
MDU warns of utility phone scam
October 21, 2015 - 11:18pm
September 5, 2015
Overnight power outage affects 3,300 customers in west, central Dickinson
September 5, 2015 - 9:21am
August 31, 2015
MDU scales back requested rate hike, but AARP still concerned about impact to residential users
August 31, 2015 - 6:07pm