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Grand Forks man sentenced for rape, assault
Missing teen found dead near rural western South Dakota home
DMS students win at National History Day
Opioid manufacturers, marketers targeted in new round of ND lawsuits
Suicide bombers kill at least 30 in northeastern Nigeria
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nation and world
Trump's $16 billion farm bailout criticized at the WTO
New central South Dakota ethanol plant reaches full speed
A teenager didn't come home. An iPhone app led her mother to a ravine
As insulin costs soar, American diabetics drive to Canada
Next-generation wireless: Will some areas be left behind when 5G arrives in region?
place a business brief
Port: North Dakota Democratic party: 'Coal is no longer a viable source of energy'
The U.S. becomes top oil producer globally -- The economic and educational cost of oil in the Bakken
Federal judge declares Trump's push to open up Arctic, Atlantic oceans to drilling illegal
Report: Unsafe levels of coal ash contamination found in North Dakota groundwater
New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
A camp of faith and friendships; Camp ReCreation underway at Richardton
It's time for the Medora Car Show
A column: The stars aligned that day
Vintage Market visits Dickinson; vendors display anything old, unusual or reclaimed
The Monday Mark: Bring Your Dog to Work Day can be fun — if you plan ahead
Moo-ving and grooving: Badlands continues dominant run with win over Fremont
Porcello, Red Sox blank Twins
Berger's walk-off fuels Roughriders in series win over Glendive
Montana extends Badlands Bowl dominance with blowout over North Dakota
DHS’s Yoder competes at New Balance Nationals Outdoor
Port: Heitkamp preaches moderation to national Dems even as state party moves further left
Port: Jon Stewart and his sanctimony are a lot of what’s wrong in American politics today
Plain Talk Podcast: Senator Kevin Cramer says political attacks on North Dakota company could scare off bidders for federal contracts
Bender: Everything's just fine with our gun laws, thank you
Commentary: Down on the farm, core values grow
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
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May 25, 2019
Nearly six years after record oil spill, North Dakota landowners see work ahead
NEAR TIOGA, N.D. — Steve Jensen remembers the land just north of his home looking like the surface of the moon last fall. Crews dug a massive...
May 25, 2019 - 6:45am
May 4, 2019
Bigger than some of OPEC: North Dakota on track to reach 2 million barrels of oil per day by 2030
FARGO — North Dakota’s soaring Oil Patch has placed it squarely in the midst of output levels for members of the Organization of Petroleum...
May 4, 2019 - 6:00am
March 11, 2019
North Dakota revenue forecast predicts $1 billion in extra oil tax cash, but top Republicans appear wary
BISMARCK — The state’s top budget official told North Dakota lawmakers Monday, March 11, they can expect $1 billion more in oil tax revenue...
March 11, 2019 - 11:59am
December 13, 2018
Wary of new ethics rules, North Dakota lobbyists rethink plans for legislator receptions
BISMARCK — Some lobbying groups are rethinking plans to hold legislator socials after North Dakota voters passed a ballot measure etching new...
December 13, 2018 - 4:15pm
November 26, 2018
New refinery floated for western North Dakota
BISMARCK — A new refinery has been proposed for oil-rich western North Dakota, prompting questions from a local township chairman. AIC Energy...
November 26, 2018 - 5:26pm
September 12, 2018
North Dakota oil industry takes pride in US hitting oil production milestone
BISMARCK — The United States is now the largest global crude oil producer, the U.S. Energy Information Administration announced Wednesday,...
September 12, 2018 - 5:46pm
April 30, 2018
North Dakota oil tax revenues surge ahead of forecasts
BISMARCK — North Dakota's oil and gas tax revenues have exceeded expectations so far this budget cycle, prompting tempered optimism from...
April 30, 2018 - 3:10pm
February 20, 2018
Effort to raise ND oil tax not moving forward this year, backer says
BISMARCK—A leader in the effort to raise North Dakota's oil tax said Monday, Feb. 19, they're not moving forward with a ballot measure...
February 20, 2018 - 8:51am
February 6, 2018
ND ballot measure in the works to restore higher oil tax rate
BISMARCK — North Dakota voters may decide in November whether to raise the state's oil extraction tax and reverse a central piece of the...
February 6, 2018 - 2:13pm
October 24, 2017
Rail industry phasing out tank cars involved in Casselton derailment ahead of deadline
BISMARCK — Amid declining shipments, the rail industry is phasing out "less-safe" tank cars carrying crude oil ahead of rapidly approaching...
October 24, 2017 - 12:27pm
April 21, 2017
Oil industry, state at odds over royalty payments
BISMARCK — The oil industry is working to avoid paying higher royalties to North Dakota by backing an amendment in a complex bill being...
April 21, 2017 - 7:57pm
October 26, 2016
Cramer happy in Congress: Cramer wouldn’t rule out role in Trump cabinet
U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., would prefer to remain in Congress even if offered a position on Donald Trump’s cabinet, if Trump wins the...
October 26, 2016 - 9:57pm
August 19, 2016
Ness: Protests are impeding progress, safety
BISMARCK -- Oil and gas development has led to a revitalization of rural North Dakota, bringing new businesses to the region, more jobs and employees,...
August 19, 2016 - 2:36pm
August 16, 2016
Washington city rescinds proposed oil train restrictions
SPOKANE, Wash.—A city in eastern Washington has backed down from a proposal to fine railroad companies for hauling crude oil and coal through town, a move that was welcomed by a group representing North Dakota's oil industry. The Spokane City Council voted in late July to ask...
August 16, 2016 - 8:38pm
June 2, 2016
Insight: June 2, 2016
On this week's Insight Brock White and Dustin Monke discuss Donald Trump's visit to North Dakota and Dustin talks with president of the North...
June 2, 2016 - 10:21pm