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Day 1 of William Hoehn trial: Judge says Brooke Crews may testify
NDSU enrollment drops to 10-year low, but not as much as expected
Animals found dead with arrows not under investigation
Gander Mountain property in Fargo gets smaller tax abatement than requested
Behind the scenes preparation before William Hoehn trial in Fargo
North Dakota sales tax collections continue to increase
Statisticians protest proposed research agency move
Gate City Bank debuts SecureID technology
Food on the fly: Grand Forks golf course offers commercial drone food deliveries
Comic, game store plans 25th anniversary celebration
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Commentary: What does the Kavanaugh controversy mean for North Dakota’s Senate race?
Commentary: Health department's fiscal note for recreational marijuana measure is ridiculous
Commentary: Will Doug Burgum’s victory at the state Supreme Court mean yearly legislative sessions for North Dakota?
Commentary: Despite all the attack ads, Kevin Cramer’s polling lead over Heidi Heitkamp has remained steady for months
Commentary: Soybeans are going to be a real problem for Republican candidates Cramer and Armstrong
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Ribbon-cutting ceremony opens Fargo's new City Hall to public
Sanford physicians hit the floor for 'Dancing With the Doctors'
Parents of family killed in drunken driving crash awarded for awareness work
More than 20 events planned for Welcoming Week
Duluth police yield to NAACP on 'use of force' event
Packers offense comes alive in win over Legacy
Packers dismiss girls swim coach
Mustangs ready to bounce back from tough loss
Packer seniors top juniors in controversial powderpuff finish
CLICK: After game 2, Bison defense shows its dominance
Minnesotans caught in the act of kindness at WE Fest
Paramotor pilots take in unique views from tiniest of aircraft
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Local beverage specialists offer ideas on what to pair with seasonal candy
Duluth flight instructor passes on her love of the sky
home & garden
red river valley fair
North Dakota pheasant numbers similar to last year; Huns up slightly and sharptails decline
Commentary: Wishing for rain as fall approaches
Column: Walleye bust rumor turns out to be overstated
One-tenth of pronghorn applications approved for North Dakota hunting licenses
After 50 years of teaching firearm safety, Minnesota instructor has no plans on retiring
William "Bill" Johnson
Bonnie Lee Kepler
Gregory August Stanke
Lora M. Stark
Keith Lyle Hartwig
August 22, 2018
MHA Nation continues legal fight over oil wells near Lake Sakakawea
BISMARCK—The Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Interior as the tribe continues to challenge...
August 22, 2018 - 6:09pm
August 16, 2018
ND oil production drops as operators 'tap the brakes'
BISMARCK — North Dakota oil production dropped nearly 2 percent in June as producers scaled back activity, primarily to keep natural gas...
August 16, 2018 - 9:16pm
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 20, 2018
Second of 3 companies drops lawsuit over Williston’s crew camp ban
WILLISTON, N.D. -- Two of the companies that filed a federal lawsuit against Williston in 2016 to stop the city from barring crew camps within...
July 20, 2018 - 9:47am
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
July 16, 2018
North Dakota state wages up for first time in three years
BISMARCK—With oil activity on the rise, wages are up in North Dakota following two years of decline. Statistics released by North Dakota Job Service show wages in the state increased 3 percent over 2016 levels, averaging $50,313 statewide in 2017, though not overtaking 2014...
July 16, 2018 - 8:58pm
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 27, 2018
Missouri River study draws objections from royalty owners
BISMARCK—A study that aims to resolve disputes over oil and gas ownership under Lake Sakakawea could lead to even more lawsuits unless...
June 27, 2018 - 10:58am
June 25, 2018
Brine spill reported in western ND
BELFIELD, N.D. -- A tank leak caused 773 barrels, or 32,466 gallons, of brine to spill at a saltwater disposal well in Billings County, the North...
June 25, 2018 - 6:13pm
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
June 6, 2018
Pipeline of brine spill not marked, ND officials say
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- A pipeline struck during construction last week in McKenzie County caused a brine spill of 200 barrels, or 8,400 gallons,...
June 6, 2018 - 6:15pm
June 1, 2018
Williston, Texas city reaping benefits of smart moves, oil exporting
WILLISTON, N.D.—The Permian came to call on the Bakken Thursday afternoon, May 31, and what followed was an interesting exchange of information...
June 1, 2018 - 11:32am
May 21, 2018
Judge prohibits state from forfeiting Lake Sakakawea oil royalties to private ownership
FARGO — A lawsuit concerning North Dakota's mineral royalties and rights reached a new decision Monday, May 21, when a judge ordered royalties...
May 21, 2018 - 9:09pm
May 15, 2018
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
BISMARCK—North Dakota natural gas production hit another record high in March even as oil production dropped, illustrating the need for...
May 15, 2018 - 7:54pm
April 30, 2018
ND refineries become part of Marathon Petroleum under merger
BISMARCK—Marathon Petroleum Corp. announced Monday, April 30, it is merging with Andeavor, the owner of North Dakota's two oil refineries....
April 30, 2018 - 5:49pm