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Cohen will not testify before Congress next month 'due to ongoing threats against his family' from Trump, lawyer says
Pelosi tells Trump: No State of the Union address in the House until government is opened
US recognizes Venezuelan opposition leader as interim president
South Dakota legislative committee amends bill to avoid scheduling all CBD oil
2 arrested in Grand Forks for alleged possession of meth with intent to deliver
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BNSF explains new cameras able to detect rail flaws at 70 mph at ND Capitol exhibit
Bell Bank to purchase Fargo-based Warner and Company Insurance and its subsidiaries in Grand Forks, Detroit Lakes
Making agriculture more humane: Temple Grandin, livestock handling expert, shares her wisdom
Farm Service Agency to reopen for more services: All FSA staff recalled to work as shutdown continues
Starbucks isn't as popular as it used to be. So it's trying out delivery.
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
Lost Italian: Tuna Melt Reset puts a nutritious twist on classic sandwich
Adult tobacco use stagnant in ND, Minn., but youth e-cig use rising
How MLMs - multilevel marketing schemes - are hurting female friendships
A man's unusual treatment for his chronic back pain: Injecting himself with his own semen every month
Hauser: Ready, set, grow, Part 1
Montana Grizzlies football player found dead
Klaman comes through: Junior scores twice as Midgets collect wins on back-to-back nights
Scoreboard for Tuesday, Jan. 22
Patriots power over Midgets
Bismarck Century dominates Dickinson girls
Plain Talk Podcast: 'We the People' are the problem in politics, and Senator Piepkorn explains his call for a higher oil extraction tax
Port: Lawmakers introduce resolution ordering study into whether it’s 'necessary' or 'desirable' to implement ethics ballot measure
Port: This is why North Dakota Democrats can’t win elections
Plain Talk Podcast: Ranching group's members back bill ending posting requirement to keep hunters off private land
Plain Talk Podcast: If the voters cast their ballots for bad policy, does that suddenly make it good policy?
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New weightlifting studio sees early success
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Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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November 20, 2018
North Dakota Industrial Commission gives oil industry more flexibility on flaring
BISMARCK - The North Dakota Industrial Commission voted Tuesday, Nov. 20, to give the oil industry more flexibility to meet natural gas flaring...
November 20, 2018 - 6:52pm
November 13, 2018
North Dakota regulators weigh input on oil conditioning rules
BISMARCK — North Dakota oil industry leaders spoke in favor Tuesday, Nov. 13, of changing the state’s oil conditioning regulations while an environmental group argued for more stringent rules. The North Dakota Industrial Commission proposes to amend regulations adopted nearly...
November 13, 2018 - 5:54pm
North Dakota oil production sets more records, but limited by gas capture
BISMARCK—North Dakota continued to set oil and gas production records in August, reaching nearly 1.3 million barrels per day, the Department...
October 13, 2018 - 7:40am
September 16, 2018
ND researchers to study underground storage of natural gas
BISMARCK — As North Dakota oil operators struggle to meet natural gas flaring targets, a new research project will explore the possibility...
September 16, 2018 - 6:36pm
ND oil production drops as operators 'tap the brakes'
BISMARCK — North Dakota oil production dropped nearly 2 percent in June as producers scaled back activity, primarily to keep natural gas...
August 16, 2018 - 9:16pm
May 29, 2018
Mineral rights court case won't affect Missouri River survey review
BISMARCK—North Dakota's top oil regulator says a recent court ruling won't affect the public's ability to comment on a Missouri River...
May 29, 2018 - 5:29pm
May 24, 2018
Bakken executives project 'disciplined approach' as ND oil activity ramps up
BISMARCK—North Dakota oil production is expected to return to record levels this summer, but executives of top Bakken companies said Thursday,...
May 24, 2018 - 6:44pm
May 19, 2018
ND oil conference to showcase industry advancements
BISMARCK—Optimism is high ahead of the 2018 Williston Basin Petroleum Conference, where North Dakota's oil industry is set to discuss technology...
May 19, 2018 - 8:57pm
May 15, 2018
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
BISMARCK—North Dakota natural gas production hit another record high in March even as oil production dropped, illustrating the need for...
May 15, 2018 - 7:54pm
April 3, 2018
Illegal well plugged for violating Safe Drinking Water Act
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Oil and Gas Division has plugged a saltwater disposal well west of Dickinson that was the site of environmental violations and a lengthy federal investigation. Director of Mineral Resources Lynn Helms said Tuesday, April 3, the work to plug the well...
April 3, 2018 - 5:29pm
March 5, 2018
State of N.D. argues lawsuit over mineral law should be dismissed
BISMARCK — The state of North Dakota is asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit that challenges a new law related to ownership of oil and gas...
March 5, 2018 - 5:59pm
February 15, 2018
Winter weather causes slight drop in oil production
BISMARCK—Winter weather contributed to a slight slowdown in North Dakota oil activity in December, bringing the state's production down 1.3 percent to an average of 1.18 million barrels per day. Director of Mineral Resources Lynn Helms said Thursday, Feb. 15, he expects to continue...
February 15, 2018 - 5:53pm
January 24, 2018
N.D. state oil and gas director says industry will need more transportation infrastructure
MINOT, N.D.—North Dakota needs more pipelines to keep up with oil and gas production, Lynn Helms told county officials at the Elmer Jesme...
January 24, 2018 - 3:54pm
November 7, 2017
"Better, not bigger": Proposed legislation would empower ND energy authority
Lynn Helms, director of the North Dakota Industrial Commission's Department of Mineral Resources, spoke Tuesday in support of proposed legislation...
November 7, 2017 - 6:41pm
November 3, 2017
Department of Minerals projects increase in oil price
Lynn Helms, director of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, forecasts black gold on the horizon. "Crude oil inventories in North...
November 3, 2017 - 11:24am