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He claims to be America's deadliest serial killer. His paintings could help find more victims.
Ginsburg returns to Supreme Court for first time since cancer surgery, spokeswoman says
In a slippery heist, 30,000 liters of iceberg water vanish from a warehouse on the Atlantic coast
Bill Weld, former Mass. governor, to challenge Trump for Republican presidential nomination
New bill would tighten safety regs for student transport
crime and courts
nation and world
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
South Dakota foreclosure case could involve more than 31,000 head of cattle
Pipeline spill contaminates southwest North Dakota creek
North Dakota bull sells for $1.51 million
Health officials promote higher rates of childhood vaccination to prevent measles spread
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
Minnesota man survives North Dakota blizzard in his vehicle, but then he's hit with tragic news
Kindness is Contagious: Kind plumbers are priceless on holidays
Number of marriages, divorces decreases in Grand Forks, Polk counties
Valentine's Day data: Fun facts and figures about the most romantic day of the year
Giving Hearts Day: 5 things you may not know about the annual fundraising free-for-all
Beck leads Dickinson swimmers at Minot
Fitterer helps Titans get by Hazen
Buccadawgs fall in first-round dual to No. 1 Lisbon
Dickinson advances to dual semifinals as five Midgets move to semifinals
Scoreboard for Thursday, Feb. 14
Plain Talk Podcast: Congressman Armstrong takes listener questions, state House passes bill to eliminate income taxes
Port: Video: Lawmakers rip Department of Transportation for 'ridiculous' $50 million fiscal note on speed limit bill
Plain Talk Podcast: Senator Cramer says of border deal, 'I like it ok. I certainly don’t love it.'
Port: UND Plans to Spend up to $25,000 Per Year Letting Chief of Staff Work From Home…in Texas
Port: It sure seems like Senator Kevin Cramer is throwing shade at his predecessor Heidi Heitkamp over delaying Senate confirmations
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Melvin and Myong Bullinger
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
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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2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
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April 5, 2018
Political rivals Heitkamp, Cramer tout records on coal at industry gathering
BISMARCK—Political rivals Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Rep. Kevin Cramer shared a stage Thursday at the Lignite Energy Council annual meeting,...
April 5, 2018 - 7:14pm
April 4, 2018
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
BISMARCK—The public has until April 26 to comment on the proposed repeal of Obama-era regulation of carbon dioxide emissions from coal-fired power plants. For North Dakota's part, state environmental health regulators are calling for repeal and a new rule that would be driven...
April 4, 2018 - 6:12pm
January 10, 2018
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
BISMARCK—Coal production climbed to its highest point in nearly a decade at North Dakota's five lignite mines last year, an industry group...
January 10, 2018 - 3:30pm
July 5, 2017
ND coal studying supply of valuable rare earth elements
BISMARCK — North Dakota coal companies are hoping to have a hand in solving the nation's supply problem of rare earth elements. Europium,...
July 5, 2017 - 9:40am
October 15, 2016
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
BISMARCK — The race for clean coal technologies was set off by the implementation of federal regulations on carbon dioxide emissions from...
October 15, 2016 - 5:54pm
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
BISMARCK — The North Dakota coal industry is aiming to change the face of energy technology research as it moves toward a carbon-free...
October 15, 2016 - 5:38pm
New presidential administration casts doubts on energy future
BISMARCK — The coal industry is looking to Congress for support as a new presidential administration approaches. "I think we have opportunities...
October 15, 2016 - 5:36pm
July 22, 2016
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
STANTON -- A North Dakota coal-fired power plant scheduled to close within the next year may not be the last one shuttered here, a congressman and a state regulator said this week. Great River Energy announced last week it would retire the Stanton Station power plant in Mercer County...
July 22, 2016 - 8:21pm
April 24, 2016
Lignite industry to seek increased help from state
BISMARCK -- North Dakota coal plans to ask the state for financial help — billions of dollars of financial help over time. Despite a stay on...
April 24, 2016 - 2:00am
February 9, 2016
Lignite leader says Clean Power Plan puts ND coal industry in ‘mortal danger’
BISMARCK – Some of North Dakota’s seven coal-fired power plants will be forced to shut down unless the Obama administration’s new rule to curb carbon dioxide emissions undergoes significant changes, an industry official said Tuesday just hours before the U.S. Supreme Court temporarily...
February 9, 2016 - 6:35pm
August 12, 2015
Letter: EPA’s deadline for Clean Air Act unrealistic
The State of North Dakota, along with the lignite industry, formed a unique research and development partnership in the 1980s that has led to significant reductions in criteria pollutants covered by the Clean Air Act. While the Great Plains Synfuels Plant, which turns lignite coal...
August 12, 2015 - 6:33pm
August 6, 2015
ND may stand alone in lawsuit over Clean Power Plan, AG says
BISMARCK – North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said he’s considering a standalone lawsuit over the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan because of the different potential claims that arise from how the plan “harshly” treats the state and its lignite coal industry....
August 6, 2015 - 4:58pm
June 16, 2014
Bohrer: Removing coal from energy mix a fool’s errand
On June 2, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposed a program to regulate carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel-fired power plants. Overall, the EPA projects CO2 emissions to drop by 30 percent nationwide from 2005 to 2030.
June 16, 2014 - 6:27pm
June 9, 2012
ND coal is here to stay
With enough coal to fuel North Dakota and surrounding states for more than 800 years, industry officials are confident the business of mining the resource is here to stay. "It's an industry that has been very stable compared to agriculture or other industries," said Steve Van Dyke,...
June 9, 2012 - 12:00am