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New apartment building going up in East Grand Forks
Investigation shows S.D. train derailment resulted in $1.08M in damages
Obama orders review of 2016 election cyber attacks
Two win scholarships at Minnesota State-Moorhead
Ramsey County reviews state's attorney applicants
crime and courts
Friday's local scoreboard
Prowlers capitalize on first-half spurt to beat EGF
UND brings strong game back from NYC, topples Western Michigan
Scoring depth makes UND dangerous
Riders upend Thief River Falls 71-51 in girls basketball
Celebrate the season
'Down Home Christmas'
Holiday events bring joy this week
'Nocturnal Animals,' 'Office Christmas Party' open at local theaters
Marilyn Hagerty: Samosas, chicken kebabs popular at Steer's
Life & Style
Jacob J. Penner
Odile S. Fail
Lake of the Woods survey yields high walleye catches
Bird treaty marks 100 years
Bird treaty marks 100 years
Canadians debate a national bird
Crookston wildlife manager calls it a career
Port: Kevin Cramer says he’d serve in Trump administration if asked, confirms McConnell meeting
Port: #NoDAPL activists raised at least $11.2 million for protests through 285 different online accounts
Editorial: Keep eye on Grand Forks' water-treatment-plant prize
George Will: Trump's Carrier ploy was repudiation of conservatism
Letter: Left disgraces itself in election's wake
November 4, 2016
Enbridge program helps Devils Lake area landowners
For landowners in the Devils Lake watershed, flooding and low crop prices have made farming some fields difficult and less profitable. A new...
November 4, 2016 - 2:21pm
July 13, 2015
Report: Dirty air in Twin Cities likely contributes to 2,000 deaths a year
ST. PAUL -- Polluted air in the Twin Cities likely contributes to several thousand deaths per year, a state study estimates. The roughly 2,000 deaths include asthma, respiratory infections and heart disease that are exacerbated by ozone and tiny particles suspended...
July 13, 2015 - 9:15pm
July 9, 2015
Trucking company faces $950,000 in fines in illegal dumping case
A North Dakota Industrial Commission case against Black Hills Trucking seeking fines for illegal dumping allegations is heading to an administrative law judge.
News/crime and courts
July 9, 2015 - 8:00pm
Labor unions claim company proposing pipeline can't be trusted
A company proposing a new crude oil pipeline in southwest North Dakota has a poor track record of spills and can’t be trusted to build and operate the project safely, a coalition of labor unions says.
July 9, 2015 - 5:30am
July 8, 2015
Pipeline spill reported near Tioga
TIOGA, N.D. – A pipeline spill caused about 1 barrel, or 42 gallons, of natural gas condensate to release about 10 miles south of Tioga, the North Dakota Department of Health said Wednesday. Hess Tioga Gas Plant is the owner of the natural gas gathering pipeline. The spill...
July 8, 2015 - 8:13pm
July 7, 2015
Heard of goats munches down on invasive plants in Douglas County
They may not wash windows, but these furry employees do clean up buckthorn. A herd of goats is mowing down invasive plant species...
July 7, 2015 - 8:15pm
Study urges 10 climate actions to curb warming, lift GDP
More efficient energy use and investments in greener cities are among 10 measures that can help the world to slow global warming while also spurring economic growth, an international report said on Tuesday.
July 7, 2015 - 6:45pm
Mikkel Pates: We can value the environment, capitalism
FARGO, N.D. -- Over the Fourth of July weekend, I thought a lot about what it means to live in America. My wife and I help lead an English Conversation Group at our church in north Fargo, so we get a hint of the concerns of others around the world -- Nepal, Japan, Hungary, China,...
July 7, 2015 - 9:30am
July 5, 2015
Gun, ammo taxes hit record high in 2014, creates windfall for conservation
Gun owners across the U.S. continued their unprecedented spending spree in 2014, buying firearms and ammunition at a record clip and, whether...
July 5, 2015 - 12:30pm
July 4, 2015
Williston sewage lagoon overtaxed by growing population
Williston’s sewage lagoon system can’t handle the city’s expanding population and concerns are growing about the impact it’s having on...
July 4, 2015 - 9:30pm
July 2, 2015
Tribal non-profit tackles oil regulation
MANDAREE, N.D. – A newly formed commission to regulate oil and gas activity for a segment of the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation...
July 2, 2015 - 8:00am
June 26, 2015
Hearings conclude for Dakota Access, but regulators say more work to do
WILLISTON, N.D. – Many unresolved issues remained Friday after the Public Service Commission concluded its final public hearing...
June 26, 2015 - 10:00pm
June 25, 2015
Top consumer brands pledge to halve food waste by 2025
The world's top food and drink companies have promised to halve the food they waste by 2025, seeking to preempt government regulation prompted by concern about the environmental, economic and social costs of such inefficiency.
June 25, 2015 - 9:20pm
June 24, 2015
Federal fracking rule on public land temporarily halted
CASPER, Wyo. -- A federal judge issued a stay Tuesday of a U.S. Bureau of Land Management fracking rule, temporarily halting an Obama administration effort to regulate oil and gas operations on public land nationwide. The BLM rule had been scheduled to go into effect...
June 24, 2015 - 6:00am
June 23, 2015
Minnesota Pollution Control’s citizen board eliminated after day of protests, tears
ST. PAUL -- The citizens’ board of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency approved a disputed sewage facility Tuesday, then adjourned itself out of existence. The 48-year-old board was eliminated by the Legislature this year, enraging environmentalists who saw the...
June 23, 2015 - 11:00pm