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New Orleans hometown guy leads West All-Stars to win with record 52 points
Gophers win fifth straight, beat Michigan for first time since 2011
Plan remains to alternate between Grand Forks and Fargo for state hockey
Twins' Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
Wild's farm club turns it around
Marilyn Hagerty Eatbeat: Toasted Frog offers imaginative menu
Red River Valley Cheer Team competition results announced
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Health Matters: Questions about arteries
Gathering family: Celebrating common heritage makes family reunions fun, meaningful and memorable; advance planning required
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Joan A. Watland
Earl L. Kiner, Jr.
CAMP COOKBOOK: Lake of the Woods Tourism's recipe for Garlic and Pepper Venison Steak with Onion Sauce
Winter geese numbers reflect the weather
ASK THE DNR: Where to aerate and what to trout eat?
Study highlights N.D. fishing license sales
Meeting on proposed DNR fee hike set in TRF
Letter: Back to same-old, same-old in Washington
Lignite Energy Council CEO: Stroke of the pen saves thousands of coal jobs
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
60th Wedding Anniversary
December 29, 2016
Oil companies hiring fracking crews in Bakken
WILLISTON—Oil companies are hiring in the Bakken, and more jobs are expected to open up next year. Job Service North Dakota announced six...
December 29, 2016 - 5:55pm
September 3, 2016
LETTER: Like the rest of us, protesters depend on oil
To hear the protesters near Standing Rock Reservation talking about their actions against the Dakota Access Pipeline, you would think oil is something we can live without as a society. That is not the case. After all, the protesters themselves use plenty of oil-based products. From...
September 3, 2016 - 2:02am
July 12, 2016
Gov. Dalrymple expected to announce decision on special session Wednesday
BISMARCK — Gov. Jack Dalrymple is expected to announce Wednesday, July 13, whether he will call the Legislature into special session to...
July 12, 2016 - 9:01pm
March 3, 2016
Devils Lake refinery project halted
DEVILS LAKE—Plans to build a $200 million, 20,000-barrel-per-day oil refinery in the Devils Lake area appear to have been scrapped. Talks of an oil refinery in Devils Lake have gone on for more than a year, but the company behind the project, American Dakota Refinery, has announced...
March 3, 2016 - 7:35pm
March 1, 2016
Emulsion spill leaks into Billings County stock pond
BISMARCK -- A pipeline leak in Billings County released about 40 barrels of brine and 8 barrels of oil at a site operated by White Rock Oil and Gas about 18 miles northwest of Belfield, according to a statement by the North Dakota Department of Health. An undetermined amount of this...
March 1, 2016 - 7:32pm
February 25, 2016
BNSF to pay fines for oil, diesel spills
WILLISTON, N.D. – BNSF Railway will pay $600,000 in fines as part of a settlement agreement for oil and diesel spills in North Dakota and...
February 25, 2016 - 5:33pm
North Dakota land board suspends oil impact grants as oil tax revenues fall short
BISMARCK – With oil tax revenues falling far short of earlier projections, the North Dakota Board of University and School Lands voted unanimously...
February 25, 2016 - 11:13am
February 24, 2016
ND's largest oil producer posts nearly $100M quarterly loss
Whiting Petroleum Corp, North Dakota's largest oil producer, posted a quarterly loss as the price it receives for its crude plunged, eroding...
February 24, 2016 - 4:10pm
February 19, 2016
Lawsuits expected to follow Bakken pipeline ruling
DES MOINES, Iowa— An Iowa landowner group and the developer of the proposed Bakken interstate crude oil pipeline from North Dakota to...
News/crime and courts
February 19, 2016 - 9:30pm
February 17, 2016
Oil production down 2.5 percent in December
BISMARCK – North Dakota oil production fell 2.5 percent in December to 1.15 million barrels per day, according to preliminary numbers released...
February 17, 2016 - 1:30pm
February 11, 2016
Decision on pipeline that would go through South Dakota, Iowa might not come until March
DES MOINES, Iowa — Iowa regulators concluded four days of deliberation Thursday without reaching a decision on a permit for a Bakken oil...
February 11, 2016 - 7:57pm
February 7, 2016
Q&A with Heidi Heitkamp
Q. What are you in town for? We did a weatherization event. We went over and watched what they did. That's such a great program. It's a huge...
February 7, 2016 - 5:00am
February 6, 2016
MBI Oil and Gas named in Oklahoma pipeline transaction lawsuit
BELFIELD, N.D. -- A Belfield-based oil and gas company has been named in a federal lawsuit that alledges racketeering, conspiracy and fraud...
News/crime and courts
February 6, 2016 - 9:00am
February 4, 2016
OUR OPINION: Get used to Texas-style booms and busts
North Dakota is sitting atop a gold mine. And sooner or later, the price of gold is sure to recover. Which might be why North Dakota seems unusually...
February 4, 2016 - 11:07pm
January 30, 2016
North Dakota agencies phasing out Oil Patch stipends
WILLISTON, N.D. – With less competition for employees, some state agencies are beginning to reduce or phase out extra pay for western North...
January 30, 2016 - 11:50am