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Commentary: In defense of North Dakota’s income tax cuts
Frobig: Take time to recognize the work of nurses and correctional officers this week
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Final three acts announced for Minnesota State Fair grandstand
Jazz band keeps the beat: Local group preserving big band sound
Iconic rockers Cheap Trick to play Bluestem
Historians propose monument of unsung black war hero who lived in Moorhead
Fargo Chick-fil-A promotion gives customers three more opportunities to cash in on free chicken
MDU celebrates successes at annual meeting
145 million Social Security numbers, 99 million addresses and more: Every type of personal data Equifax lost to hackers, by the numbers
Panera expands delivery service to Fargo
Ray Szmanda, longtime pitchman for Menards, dead at 91
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Photo of flame resembling Jesus taken at Fargo church
10 Minnesota illnesses linked to national E. coli outbreak in romaine lettuce
A bride-to-be lost her arm in a crocodile attack - and still got married five days later
'I saved them because I'm a superhero!': Philadelphia 4-year-old donates bone marrow to his baby brothers
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February 5, 2018
Heitkamp: Safe Freight Act is a commonsense way to keep our communities safe
It's a nightmare situation nobody ever wants to confront: a train with highly flammable cargo, derailed and burning within eyeshot of your community....
February 5, 2018 - 2:30pm
January 31, 2018
Hamberger: A NAFTA-less economy hurts North Dakota
Leaders from Canada, Mexico and the U.S. recently concluded a week-long round of negotiations surrounding the North American Free Trade Agreement...
January 31, 2018 - 7:00am
January 12, 2018
Federal safety board releases final cause, recommendations after fiery ND oil train derailment in 2015
HEIMDAL, N.D.—The National Transportation Safety Board has released its final accident report and safety recommendations nearly three years...
January 12, 2018 - 2:35pm
October 24, 2017
Canadian Pacific railroad’s upgrades allow faster speeds in ND
MINOT, N.D. – As a result of infrastructure upgrades on the rail corridor adjacent to U.S. Highway 52 in North Dakota , the maximum regulated track speed will go from 49 to 60 mph. The change, which covers most of the corridor from Drake in north-central North Dakota to the Canadian...
October 24, 2017 - 9:12pm
September 9, 2017
Zelle: September is Rail Safety Month
There's good news and bad news about what's happening with rail crossing safety in Minnesota. The good news is that vehicle-train crashes at...
September 9, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 30, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Of railroads, newspapers and education
The circumstances facing higher education these days remind me strongly of the situation facing newspapers a couple of decades ago. Industry...
May 30, 2017 - 8:09am
March 15, 2017
New, safer U.S. rail cars gather dust even as ethanol trains grow longer
NEW YORK -- While crossing a small wooden bridge in northwestern Iowa last Thursday, March 9, 20 rail tank cars in a mile-long train transporting...
March 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
January 13, 2017
Severe winter weather creates challenges for railway
MINOT, N.D.—Severe winter weather creates challenges for train traffic and BNSF says it has put plans in place to remedy and prevent stoppages...
January 13, 2017 - 2:15pm
November 4, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Simon says Minnesota election will not be rigged
ST. PAUL—Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump says the election is rigged against him, although he has offered no proof. Many people,...
November 4, 2016 - 2:31pm
July 25, 2016
Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
TORONTO -- Canada will take older tank cars out of crude-by-rail service much earlier than originally planned, the government said on Monday,...
July 25, 2016 - 11:59am
May 18, 2016
House bonding bill leaves out Moorhead railroad crossing
ST. PAUL -- The author of a House Republican public works plan says he could not fit in an extensively revamped Moorhead railroad crossing into...
May 18, 2016 - 5:21pm
May 14, 2016
Railroads see lower volumes; BNSF furloughs hundreds in North Dakota, union says
The news this week that BNSF Railway had parked about 45 locomotives in its Fargo trainyard provided another sign of continued slowdown in the...
May 14, 2016 - 7:38pm
May 6, 2016
McFeely: Republicans have Moorhead railroad underpass on life support
MOORHEAD — The press release sent out by Gov. Mark Dayton’s office Thursday night said, “The Republicans killed the bonding bill.” It...
May 6, 2016 - 2:34pm
May 4, 2016
Train carrying rock derails in West Fargo
WEST FARGO – The cause of a West Fargo train derailment early Wednesday morning, May 4, is not known. Police say they received a notification...
May 4, 2016 - 10:17am
February 12, 2016
Feds award grants for North Dakota rail crossings
GRAND FORKS -- The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded more than $1 million in grants for improving rail crossings in North Dakota. Those crossings included one near Niagara, one west of Larimore and another near Devils Lake. Crossings near Epping and Ross will also see...
February 12, 2016 - 12:19pm