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Western South Dakota corrections officer fired for online comment
St. Paul man arrested in unsolved 1991 Minneapolis homicide
Crews clear scene of northwest Wis. elevator fire
City of East Grand Forks honors retiring council members
'It’s just crazy': MNLARS delays, difficulties persist
crime and courts
Penny Marshall, sitcom star who directed 'A League of Their Own,' dies at 75
CBS says former CEO Les Moonves will not receive $120 million in severance
Friends in high places? Gov. Mark Dayton talks Garth Brooks into extra show
Prada accused of racism with new collection
‘Let’s make it happen,’ Garth Brooks replies to Mark Dayton’s call for another MN show
Easing holiday stress for pets
Minnesota native Karin Niemi, mother-in-law of Patrick Swayze, dies
Marilyn Hagerty: My 'nice' list for Santa
A taste tradition: Lutefisk, lefse, rommegrot draw stalwart Scandinavians to area's traditional church suppers
New mosque opens in East Grand Forks
Senior High cruises past Sacred Heart in girls basketball
WATCH: Red River falls to Fargo Davies 2-0 in boys hockey
TUESDAY'S LOCAL SCOREBOARD
No. 20 Marquette downs Fighting Hawks 92-66 in men's basketball
Green Wave roll to win over Bemidji
Ernest "Ernie" Mangino
Dale C. Kleven
B.W. "Bud" Basgaard
Jeanne M. Gullickson
Doug Leier: Surveys require hunter and angler response to be effective
Climate change has varying effect on wildlife, plant species
WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT FOR NORTHWEST MINNESOTA: Ice fishing, ice conditions and recreational vehicles keep conservation officers busy
VIDEO: Tip-up fishing on Devils Lake lands big pike and big fun
TROPHY ROOM: Josh Andrews 27-inch walleye
Rob Port: State Board of Higher Education wisely declines to give university presidents a blank check on tuition
Mike Jacobs: Wind is blowing in conflict
Rob Port: Prisons aren’t jobs programs
Port: Heitkamp’s angry goodbye
Kennedy and Bresciani: Invest in an innovative economy
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December 12, 2018
Judge hears arguments in appeal of Davis Refinery permit
DICKINSON, N.D. — An attorney for conservation groups argued in court on Wednesday, Dec. 12, that air pollution estimates for a refinery proposed...
December 12, 2018 - 8:47pm
Environmental groups appeal order on refinery near Theodore Roosevelt National Park
BISMARCK -- The Dakota Resource Council and the Environmental Law & Policy Center have filed an appeal of the decision by the North Dakota...
November 12, 2018 - 5:30pm
October 11, 2018
ND utility regulators dismiss complaint against proposed oil refinery near national park
BISMARCK — North Dakota utility regulators agreed Wednesday, Oct. 10, that plans for an oil refinery near Theodore Roosevelt National Park...
October 11, 2018 - 9:02am
September 18, 2018
Davis Refinery could serve as 'prototype' for future refineries
DICKINSON, N.D. — In light of a pair of judges siding with Meridian Energy Group over environmental and regulatory challenges earlier this...
September 18, 2018 - 8:46pm
September 11, 2018
Two judges side with Meridian on Davis Refinery complaints
BISMARCK — Two judges sided with Meridian Energy this week on legal challenges related to the Davis Refinery being built near Theodore...
September 11, 2018 - 5:58pm
July 28, 2018
Group launches concerns over truck traffic for proposed North Dakota refinery
BISMARCK—Members of an environmental group challenging the Davis Refinery argue the developer's plans have changed significantly since...
July 28, 2018 - 9:16am
July 17, 2018
Construction to begin on Belfield refinery in western North Dakota
BISMARCK—Meridian Energy Group announced Tuesday, July 17, it is starting site construction for the Davis Refinery near Belfield, a project...
July 17, 2018 - 2:51pm
June 29, 2018
Complaint seeks to halt construction of Davis Refinery near ND national park
BISMARCK—Two groups filed a complaint Friday with North Dakota utility regulators that seeks to stop construction of an oil refinery near...
June 29, 2018 - 6:23pm
June 13, 2018
Davis Refinery permit approved, Meridian faces potential appeals
BISMARCK—An air quality permit has been issued for an oil refinery that has drawn opposition for its proximity to Theodore Roosevelt National Park, the North Dakota Department of Health announced Wednesday, June 13. But Meridian Energy is facing potential appeals or legal challenges...
June 13, 2018 - 6:47pm
February 14, 2018
PSC: A front-row seat for issues
By Julie Fedorchak A recent column in your paper from columnist and blogger Rob Port raised a couple of concerns regarding my comments on regulatory...
February 14, 2018 - 6:08am
February 6, 2018
Proposed western ND refinery claims there's no one like it 'on the planet'
BELFIELD, N.D. --= Meridian Energy Group wants to build the most sophisticated and state-of-the-art oil refinery to date in western North Dakota...
February 6, 2018 - 8:33pm
January 29, 2018
Refinery near ND national park draws thousands of comments prior to permit decision
BISMARCK—North Dakota environmental regulators expect to decide whether to issue an air quality permit to an oil refinery near Theodore...
January 29, 2018 - 1:30pm
January 13, 2018
Concerns remain about refinery's impact to Theodore Roosevelt National Park views
BELFIELD, N.D.—The company proposing an oil refinery near Theodore Roosevelt National Park says it will not be visible from the park, but...
January 13, 2018 - 5:00pm
December 27, 2017
Davis Refinery won't seek more regulation despite concerns
MEDORA, N.D. — During discussions last week with Meridian Energy Inc. about the proposed Davis Refinery in Billings County, North Dakota...
December 27, 2017 - 5:45pm
September 7, 2017
Refinery near national park would bring jobs, revenue to western ND county
BELFIELD, N.D.—The proposed Davis Refinery has drawn ire from environmental groups who object to its close proximity to the borders of...
September 7, 2017 - 9:21pm