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Candidates questioned on big issues from a rural perspective
Northeast Minn. historians plan events marking 1918 fires that killed hundreds
What to do in case of a nuclear attack
Dayton, Smith criticize 'savages,' Trump during MLK Day event
Breast-feeding advocates: Chick-fil-A flap exposes inadequacies of ND law
crime and courts
Roth finds scoring touch in UMD's sweep of Colorado College
Park Christian claims 54-29 road win in girls basketball
No. 10 Moorhead tops No. 13 Andover in boys hockey
Vikings' Mike Zimmer was long gone when Case Keenum ended game on a knee
high school sports
Letter: When witnessing depression or addiction, don't be passive observers
Letter: Trump's comment was crude, but raised valid points
Letter: Tefft defends his 'pro-white, pro-life, pro-wall, pro-gun views
Letter: Lutheran bishops rebuke Trump's 'vile, bigoted language'
Commentary: Environmentalists move the goal posts on North Dakota refinery
matthew von pinnon
Lead singer of the Cranberries dies at age 46
Zen calligraphy exhibit at Spirit Room generates light in times of darkness
Mark Wahlberg to donate $1.5 million salary to anti-sexual harassment group #TimesUp
Mystic Lake cancels Super Bowl pop-up nightclub: shows planned for space will move inside casino
Zac Brown Band coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis
Sanctuary Events Center fires manager after discovering 'financial discrepancies'
Ford goes 'all in' on electric cars with $11 billion investment
The closing of 63 Sam's Club stores has big implications for small business
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
As issues arise, Hoeven studies co-op tax benefit impact
"what is that"
Place a Business Announcement
Is that yogurt really healthy? Here's what to know.
Health Matters: How to manage hearing loss, prevent hip fractures
Giant chocolate chip cookies and the lessons kids learn on the farm
Away from Home: Tokyo, Japan
My resolution is to swipe left on judgment in 2018
home and garden
Gradman - Hendrickson
Roger and Ellie Johnson
Dennis and Patricia Groven
Larry & Ardell Wold
Dianne G. Scott
Merlyn M. Miller
Leona Ruth Paulson
Judy K. Houghton
Stanley T. Johnson
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November 11, 2017
Landowner seeks to preserve Badlands: ND native aims to limit oil impact on Elkhorn Ranch
MEDORA, N.D. — From a Badlands overlook across from the Elkhorn Ranch, Jay Clemens admires the same view Theodore Roosevelt once had while...
November 11, 2017 - 8:01pm
November 10, 2017
Keystone XL pipeline clients ready to fill it with oil - if Nebraska allows
TransCanada Corp. gave its strongest signal yet that it has enough demand from producers to fill the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline with oil. Now the ball is in Nebraska's court. While the company has long said it expected sufficient support from oil producers, TransCanada completed...
November 10, 2017 - 8:35am
November 7, 2017
TransCanada eyeing new names that lose the word `Canada'
TransCanada Corp., which diversified heavily into the U.S. with its $10.2 billion Columbia Pipeline Group Inc. acquisition last year, is seeking...
November 7, 2017 - 2:42pm
October 26, 2017
New video game letting users destroy oil infrastructure comes under fire
DULUTH, Minn. — A video game has drawn the fury of the oil industry for its depiction of a user-controlled mythical bird destroying oil...
October 26, 2017 - 6:55pm
October 24, 2017
Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
BISMARCK — A prominent figure of the Dakota Access protests will ask a judge next week to allow a necessity defense claiming the perceived...
October 24, 2017 - 5:32pm
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
October 23, 2017
Letter: We must protect the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
In response to Paul Konrad's commentary on the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge published Oct. 18, I couldn't agree more. We have so few pristine areas in the world left and to put them at risk is a crime. We have the power to prevent this invasion of the Arctic Refuge by big oil...
October 23, 2017 - 7:00am
October 20, 2017
Heitkamp requests more help for western ND FSA offices
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp has asked Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to send additional staff members again to Farm Service...
October 20, 2017 - 2:25pm
October 18, 2017
More than 400 gather to offer views on replacing Enbridge pipeline in northern Minn.
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Conflicting priorities clashed during two meetings Tuesday, Oct. 17, to gather public input for Enbridge Energy's proposed...
October 18, 2017 - 9:03am
October 16, 2017
Administration approves Alberta Clipper pipeline crossing from Canada
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration has approved a crude oil pipeline crossing from Canada into northeastern North Dakota that will send...
October 16, 2017 - 6:00pm
October 13, 2017
ND regulators investigate oil company's failure to report spill
BISMARCK—An oil company failed to report a 19,740-gallon brine spill at a site in Bottineau County last month until after a landowner noticed...
October 13, 2017 - 10:37am
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
GRAND FORKS — The University of North Dakota Petroleum Engineering Department has a tight industry focus, which means instructors push...
October 13, 2017 - 5:03am
October 11, 2017
Dakota Access increased ND tax revenue by $6M a month, state oil production up in August
BISMARCK — The Dakota Access Pipeline has boosted North Dakota's tax revenues by $19 million in its first three months of operation, according...
October 11, 2017 - 8:18am
October 10, 2017
Little Missouri advisory commission considers oilfield use of river
DICKINSON, N.D. — A policy that allows the oil industry to withdraw water from the Little Missouri State Scenic River for hydraulic fracturing...
October 10, 2017 - 8:18pm
Oil rises above $50 as supply glut shows signs of wearing down
Oil jumped following signals that the world's biggest crude exporters may extend or deepen supply cuts. Futures advanced as much as 3 percent in New York, the biggest gain in two weeks. OPEC Secretary-General Mohammad Barkindo said more nations may join the production accord the...
October 10, 2017 - 2:52pm