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Trump Interior nominee would review Obama's limits on oil drilling
Man accused of killing Twin Cities woman in Cass County pleads not guilty
Willmar businessman to be re-sentenced on criminal sexual conduct charges
ND Senate votes to delay parts of medical marijuana law
crime and courts
Kolpack: NDSU offering Bo Pelini’s son spices up recruiting season
Taylor gives up to $12M more for major Target Center renovation
Moorhead's Cullen to miss 3-4 weeks with Penguins
Bo Jackson expresses concern for Panthers' Newton
Steelers coach Tomlin apologizes; WR Brown to face discipline
Marilyn Hagerty: Grand Forks favorites and a trip down memory lane
Roast with the most
CHEF JESS: Boozy bears
Health Matters: Risks equal with on- and off-pump bypass
The list: Midnight Masquerade, Downtown Horns top New Year's Eve events
Life & Style
Mary Ellen Ault
Patricia Rose King
Myrtle E. Overby
Alf B. Dybing
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
Dates open for hunter safety classes
The outdoors from A to Z
Worth a look: Winter 'camping' in comfort
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum has broken his pledges on tax and fee hikes
Welle: 15 things I want my children to know about me
Port: NDDOT attaches ridiculous fiscal note to bill to increase speed limit
MARILYN HAGERTY: UND basketball helps make winter fun
Port: The Ringling Brothers Circus has a monument in North Dakota
50th Wedding Anniversary
UPDATE: Jury finds defendant not guilty of manslaughter, assault in fatal Crookston fight
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
Railroads promise more Minnesota safety money
ST. PAUL -- Railroads carrying hazardous materials across Minnesota came forward Wednesday with a plan to pay more for safer road crossings...
May 4, 2016 - 7:15pm
March 11, 2016
Name released of Grand Forks man hit and dragged by train
A man has been struck by a train near the crossing of Kittson Avenue and South Fourth Street in downtown Grand Forks. The unidentified male appeared...
March 11, 2016 - 3:44pm
February 26, 2016
Ian Jefferies: In rail industry's case, partial deregulation worked
WASHINGTON — A recent meeting between transportation stakeholders and the Minnesota House and Senate transportation committees yielded...
February 26, 2016 - 4:45am
December 27, 2015
New method for making oil safe for rail shipping to be tested
BISMARCK – An alternative method for reducing the volatility of Bakken crude will be tested next year as state regulators report a “significant...
December 27, 2015 - 12:02am
December 7, 2015
State inspectors take on rail safety program
BISMARCK -- Both inspectors for a state rail safety program — aimed to prevent such fiery derailments involving crude oil as happened this...
December 7, 2015 - 2:30am
August 15, 2015
Facility in Grand Forks would help meet region's need for emergency response training
Two volunteer firefighters from Devils Lake are traveling to Pueblo, Colo., Sunday for a week of emergency response training, including preparing for an oil train derailment. But most of North Dakota's firefighters—more than 90 percent of whom are volunteers—can't take time...
August 15, 2015 - 9:45pm
July 27, 2015
City, state officials talk details of rail safety center planned for Grand Forks
A state official revealed more details Monday about a national rail safety training center proposed for Grand Forks. The center would provide...
July 27, 2015 - 10:16pm
July 14, 2015
Buffett may benefit as train lobby bids to weaken safety rule
WASHINGTON, July 14 (Reuters) - Billionaire investor Warren Buffett is set to be a chief beneficiary of a bid by Senate Republicans to weaken...
July 14, 2015 - 5:45pm
June 24, 2015
U.S. to fine railroads that fail to implement PTC safety system
U.S. railroads that fail to implement a safety technology system known as positive train control, or PTC, will face federal fines beginning Jan....
June 24, 2015 - 5:45pm
March 13, 2015
Railroads would pay under Dayton train safety plan
ST. PAUL -- Railroads should foot the bill of improving rail safety, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said Friday as he announced a proposal...
March 13, 2015 - 6:30pm
February 5, 2015
Trains get higher speed limit through Devils Lake
Freight train speeds through Devils Lake increased to a maximum of 50 mph this week. The latest 5-mph increase is part of an agreement between...
February 5, 2015 - 5:28pm
January 22, 2015
Bills aim to improve safety at rail crossings
BISMARCK – In the wake of a fatal train-bus crash near Larimore and several other recent rail mishaps in North Dakota, a Democratic lawmaker called Thursday for the creation of a rail safety committee to study and recommend upgrades to railroad crossings. State Sen....
January 22, 2015 - 4:39pm
December 21, 2014
LETTER: Spokesman: BNSF has been forthright about delays
The Minnesota Public Radio story reprinted by the Herald is just plain wrong when it claims BNSF Railway's statements on our service challenges are inconsistent ("Documents cast doubt on BNSF reasons for shipping delays," Page A1, Dec. 15). There is no inconsistency. BNSF has been...
December 21, 2014 - 8:14pm