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ND education department partners with Microsoft for more computer science classes
County looks to acquire historic fire tower overlooking northern Minn. forests
Ultrasounds are focus of Minn. anti-abortion rally on 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade
Interstate 29 reopens in SD, but no travel advised in southeast, southern Minn.
Minn. woman, 106, whom city officials adored, dies on her birthday
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Wild start slow, finish fast in win over Senators
Norman County East/UH tops DGF in boys basketball
No. 5 Oak Grove boys top No. 10 Richland
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April 28, 2015
North Dakota air quality gets ‘A’ grade
BISMARCK - The American Lung Association again gave North Dakota an “A” in its air quality report, but noted information was incomplete in one Oil Patch county. Air quality monitors are located in eight of North Dakota’s 53 counties, including several in the Oil Patch, as...
April 28, 2015 - 8:24pm
April 24, 2015
ND House adds its OK to oil tax changes
A bill to reform North Dakota's oil taxes is on its way to the governor's desk, but questions remain about the implications to the state's oil...
April 24, 2015 - 10:21pm
Sierra Club ads blast Minnesota Power coal plants
The Sierra Club is turning up the heat on Minnesota's largest utilities with another advertising campaign aimed at coal-fired power plants.
April 24, 2015 - 12:48am
April 23, 2015
ND Senate approves lowering oil tax
Senate lawmakers voted 32-15 late Thursday in favor of lowering the oil extraction tax and removing price-based tax breaks after three hours...
April 23, 2015 - 9:46pm
April 21, 2015
Tribal chairman proposes changes to oil tax rate change
BISMARCK — The chairman of the tribes whose lands produce 30 percent of North Dakota's oil proposed changes Tuesday to a late-session bill that would lower the state's oil extraction tax by 30 percent and scrap two tax breaks designed to keep oil companies drilling through low...
April 21, 2015 - 9:08pm
April 13, 2015
Business owners get creative as Bakken drilling slows
When an Arizona couple opened up a bar and dorm-style lodging for oilfield workers last year in far northwest North Dakota, the bar was packed...
April 13, 2015 - 4:43am
April 10, 2015
Minnesota students competing at NASA with idea for recycled diapers
The problem is diapers—specifically, the 5,000 or so disposable diapers the average baby goes through before they reach the underpants sta...
April 10, 2015 - 4:05am
April 9, 2015
Equipment malfunction caused Killdeer explosion, investigation finds
An oil tank explosion near Kildeer last month that was felt from miles away was caused by an equipment malfunction, operator Marathon Oil found in its investigation.
April 9, 2015 - 9:23pm
April 2, 2015
Power returns to south Fargo customers
FARGO – Power has returned to all 4,000 Xcel customers after an outage here on the city's south side, the energy company said. The outage began just before 10:30 a.m. Thursday, when strong winds took down a power line at 25th Street South and Seventh Avenue South, manager Mark...
April 2, 2015 - 1:41pm
March 31, 2015
North Dakota seeks to join suit against federal fracking rule
BISMARCK – The state of North Dakota will join a lawsuit seeking to stop the Bureau of Land Management’s new hydraulic fracturing regulations,...
March 31, 2015 - 1:50pm
March 19, 2015
Obama order will limit gov't greenhouse gas emissions by 40 percent
WASHINGTON - U.S. President Barack Obama will sign an executive order on Thursday that sets a goal for the U.S. government to cut its greenhouse...
March 19, 2015 - 4:32pm
March 12, 2015
Job landscape in ND shifting from Big Oil
WILLISTON, N.D. - Halliburton Co, Schlumberger NV and other large energy companies were conspicuously absent from a major North Dakota job fair...
March 12, 2015 - 5:46pm
North Dakota oil production down 3 percent due to low oil prices
BISMARCK – North Dakota oil production dropped 3 percent in January to just shy of 1.2 million barrels per day, the Department of Mineral Resources...
March 12, 2015 - 1:39pm
March 7, 2015
Oil train still blazing two days after derailment in Illinois
Firefighters on Saturday were still working to extinguish several blazes that erupted when a BNSF Railway train loaded with crude oil derailed two days ago in a rural area south of Galena, Illinois, a local official said. The incident marked the latest in a series of derailments...
March 7, 2015 - 3:09pm
Canadian train carrying crude oil derailed in northern Ontario
A Canadian National Railway Co train carrying crude oil has derailed near the Northern Ontario community of Gogama, with the crew reporting a fire but no injuries, the company said on Saturday. CN said the derailment along its main line, which occurred just before 2 a.m.
March 7, 2015 - 9:36am