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Weather Talk: Snow is hard to forecast because it's mostly air
Third contender announces bid for Bismarck mayor
Diesel fuel, canola oil spill into river valley along I-29 after semi crash
ND arsonist begged to go back to prison to get mental health treatment
Fargo cops getting more license plate scanners for squad cars
Holmquist Joins Western State Bank
Miller Flinginger Joins Western State Bank
Rodine Promoted At Western State Bank
Sanctuary Events Center fires manager after discovering 'financial discrepancies'
Returning home, young ND farmer branches out as family begins planning for farm transfer
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Commentary: Former NDGOP chairman Gary Emineth considering U.S. Senate run
Commentary: Environmentalists move the goal posts on North Dakota refinery
Commentary: Governor Burgum shouldn't be selling sponsorships for official duties
McFeely: For Cramer, Kevin comes before president and party
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Nursery News (12-27-17)
AAUW to hold January brunch Saturday
Hellerud to give presentation at Fargo library
Fundraiser set for Red River Valley Asperger-Autism Network
Alzheimer's Association to offer free presentation Wednesday
West Fargo man says his invention will allow vehicles to go 'seven times the laws of physics'
Hot 3-point shooting sparks UND to men's basketball win over NDSU
Eagles boys basketball knocks off unbeaten Packers in battle between top-ranked teams
Magic end 7-game slide with stunner over Timberwolves
Vikings' Mike Zimmer says defense needs to play better against Eagles
Vikings say there is no curse. Miraculous play has players feeling like team of destiny
3 festive holiday drinks straight from a Fargo mixologist
Newlyweds find cozy comfort in smallest house in Grand Forks
New lease on life: Implant restores control for patients suffering from incontinence
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
Dickinson hospital offers group approach to prenatal care
home & garden
red river valley fair
Crappies hit early and often for group on lake near Grand Rapids
Wis. 19-year-old is quickly gaining experience and having success in his trapping
Some thoughts on the trail must be put on hold
Flight Lines: The beguiling allure of trails (with video)
Minot hunter recalls 'awesome experience' filling her once-in-lifetime elk tag
Kelly B. Kringlie
Reuben G. Elshaug
Hazel L. Yokom
Margaret M. Anton
oil and gas industry
January 16, 2018
Pump failure causes huge saltwater spill in northern ND, but dikes hold
BISMARCK -- A pump failure caused a saltwater and oil spill in in Bottineau County in far north-central North Dakota near the Canadian border...
11 hours 31 min ago
Produced water spill at UND research center leaks 6,300 gallons in western ND
BISMARCK, N.D. – About 630,000 gallons or 150 barrels of produced water has spilled in western North Dakota after a valve failed on a tank used in a carbon storage study by the University of North Dakota Energy and Environmental Center. Produced water is water trapped in underground...
12 hours 21 min ago
January 8, 2018
ND woman accused of embezzling $200,000 from oil industry company
STEELE, N.D.—A Steele woman is accused of embezzling almost $200,000 from an oil field company operating out of this small North Dakota...
January 8, 2018 - 8:05pm
January 3, 2018
Trucking company pays $950,000 fine for ND oilfield waste dumping
BISMARCK—A company that illegally dumped oilfield waste in western North Dakota in 2014 has paid the state more than $950,000 in fines after the state Supreme Court affirmed the fine last month. Black Hills Trucking paid $951,526 to the North Dakota Industrial Commission last...
January 3, 2018 - 9:06pm
December 7, 2017
Supreme Court affirms $950,000 fine for SD company that illegally dumped oilfield waste along ND road
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Supreme Court has affirmed a $950,000 fine for a trucking company that illegally dumped oilfield waste onto a...
December 7, 2017 - 6:30pm
December 5, 2017
Public comment sought on refinery proposed near Theodore Roosevelt National Park
BISMARCK—A public comment period for a refinery proposed near Theodore Roosevelt National Park begins on Friday with a public hearing set...
December 5, 2017 - 8:57pm
December 4, 2017
Commission: Oil companies must give details on deductions to frustrated ND royalty owners
BISMARCK—North Dakota oil operators will be required to provide more details to mineral owners about deductions taken from their royalty...
December 4, 2017 - 9:29pm
November 30, 2017
Faster, better oil wells bringing more life to Bakken, oil companies tell legislative panel
MINOT, N.D.—There's a lot of oil wells still to be drilled in the Bakken, according to the director of Hess operations in North Dakota....
November 30, 2017 - 8:50pm
November 27, 2017
CPA indicted for fraud connected to business in Bakken murder-for-hire
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—The owner of a Watford City accounting firm has been indicted on federal charges connected to the oilfield venture of...
November 27, 2017 - 9:28pm
No prison time ordered for men convicted of Bakken environmental crimes
BISMARCK—Two men convicted of federal charges related to illegally operating a saltwater disposal well near Dickinson will not go to prison...
November 27, 2017 - 7:16pm
November 20, 2017
More workers sent to Keystone Pipeline leak as SD state senator worries about impacts
AMHERST, S.D.—TransCanada Corp. has doubled its workforce as it continues to work on finding a cause and cleaning up after its Keystone...
November 20, 2017 - 5:19pm
November 17, 2017
More than 75 specialists work on Keystone pipeline leak cleanup near SD, ND border
AMHERST, S.D. -- More than 75 emergency responders are working on cleanup of the Keystone Pipeline leak near the South Dakota-North Dakota border...
November 17, 2017 - 5:14pm
November 15, 2017
Natural gas flaring exceeds state's limits in September; oil output up
BISMARCK—Oil companies flared 17 percent of natural gas produced in September, exceeding the state's flaring targets for the first time...
November 15, 2017 - 7:38pm
November 14, 2017
Human error leads to pipeline spill in Dunn County
MANNING, N.D. -- Human error resulted in a pipeline spill on Sunday that leaked 270 barrels, or 11,340 gallons, of produced water in Dunn County in far western North Dakota, according to the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division. Crestwood Midstream reported the spill, which was contained...
November 14, 2017 - 9:44pm
November 8, 2017
Attorney General seeks delay in mineral ownership dispute along Missouri River
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Attorney General's Office is seeking to delay a court case involving an oil and gas mineral ownership dispute...
November 8, 2017 - 9:11pm