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Couple survives 25 minutes after falling through ice in frigid waters of northwest Minn. lake
North Dakota AG clarifies permitless carry law
Nearly five years after his death, the parents of Zach Sobiech discover handwritten lyrics to his No.1 song
Legal battle erupts with appointment to replace Al Franken
He was a renowned surgeon - until a doctor found his initials burned on a patient's liver
This week, more than a million people watched a Concordia College hockey player skate to school
'It's not just FBS at all costs': Mike Houston on re-upping with James Madison University
Bison defense goes from facing one extreme to the other in FCS semifinals
Forum prep sports podcast talk local basketball, nice moment for Carly Kottsick
Wild G Dubnyk sidelined with injury
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Fedorchak: Heitkamp is wrong about tax reform
Why do farmers have barns? Obvious (or not)
Letter: Tax bill is a sweetheart deal for children with wealthy parents
Bender: The politics of self-preservation
Commentary: Senator Heidi Heitkamp continues to use bogus, retracted talking point about tax reform
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These men thought they adopted a mini piglet until she became Esther the Wonder Pig, darling of the internet
Blue Angels to headline Fargo AirSho
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After Wetterling murder suspect was caught, a Minn. filmmaker's documentary on the story shifted entirely
The Force is strong with 'The Last Jedi,' critics say
Redbox rolls out streaming video service
'Merry Christmas' greeting? Half of Americans don't care.
Here's a hefty list of businesses that opened and closed in 2017
Doctor who was disciplined now plans new Moorhead clinic
The Bazaar at the Black Building planned Thursday, Dec. 14
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No need for Napa: 10 wine destinations less than 2 hours from F-M
Minn. resident tracked Santa's 1964 flight from North Pole -- for real
How 3,000 very good golden retrievers could help all dogs live longer
Cake mix makes Christmas baking a breeze
Famous people you didn’t know had Minnesota ties
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December 11, 2017
Protesters march across rural Carlton County
AUTOMBA, Minn., — A rally in rural Carlton County on Monday, Dec. 11, drew a parade of protesters marching down the center of a county...
December 11, 2017 - 10:57pm
December 4, 2017
North Dakota regulators to discuss oil refinery project with company officials
BISMARCK—State regulators want to sit down with company officials behind a proposed oil refinery in western North Dakota to understand...
December 4, 2017 - 3:37pm
November 24, 2017
Federal prosecutors seek prison time for ND oil operator who endangered water sources
BISMARCK — Federal prosecutors are seeking prison time for a man they say endangered drinking water sources by illegally operating an oilfield...
November 24, 2017 - 5:22pm
November 20, 2017
Pipeline opponents ask to drop all charges against protesters
MANDAN, N.D. — Appearing solemn as they gathered Monday morning, Nov. 20, three women presented the Morton County State's Attorney's Office...
November 20, 2017 - 5:30pm
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
TransCanada's $8 billion Keystone XL pipeline got the go-ahead from the Nebraska Public Service Commission on Monday, clearing the last regulatory...
November 20, 2017 - 11:22am
June 22, 2016
Landslide concerns prompt change in Dakota Access pipeline's N.D. route
BISMARCK — Concerns about a possible repeat of a 2011 landslide in western North Dakota led state utility regulators to approve a route...
June 22, 2016 - 5:06pm
June 3, 2016
Supreme Court rejects appeal on flared gas royalty payments
BISMARCK — Legal challenges over flared natural gas hit a roadblock this week when the North Dakota Supreme Court ruled that a mineral...
June 3, 2016 - 7:05pm
Train carrying Bakken oil derails in Oregon
A Union Pacific train carrying crude oil derailed and caught fire outside Portland, Oregon, on Friday, forcing the closure of an interstate highway and evacuation of a school in the first rail accident involving crude in a year. Union Pacific Corp, which owns the line, said 11 rail...
June 3, 2016 - 6:32pm
March 1, 2016
Emulsion spill leaks into Billings County stock pond
BISMARCK -- A pipeline leak in Billings County released about 40 barrels of brine and 8 barrels of oil at a site operated by White Rock Oil and Gas about 18 miles northwest of Belfield, according to a statement by the North Dakota Department of Health. An undetermined amount of this...
March 1, 2016 - 12:43pm
February 28, 2016
Back to the '80s: Despite ND budget cuts, some don't expect repeat
BISMARCK – Falling commodity prices and state budget cuts may be prompting some North Dakotans to fear a case of deja vu is coming on.
February 28, 2016 - 7:00pm
February 25, 2016
BNSF to pay fines for oil, diesel spills
WILLISTON, N.D. – BNSF Railway will pay $600,000 in fines as part of a settlement agreement for oil and diesel spills in North Dakota and other states, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday.
February 25, 2016 - 6:11pm
ND land board suspends oil impact grants as oil tax revenues fall short
BISMARCK — With oil tax revenues falling far short of earlier projections, the North Dakota Board of University and School Lands voted unanimously Thursday to suspend future oil impact grant rounds and put a hold on reimbursements for about $7.4 million in grants for projects...
February 25, 2016 - 3:03pm
February 24, 2016
ND's largest oil producer suspends fracking, slashes budget after big loss
North Dakota oil producer Whiting Petroleum Corp said on Wednesday it will suspend all fracking and spend 80 percent less this year, the biggest...
February 24, 2016 - 5:56pm
ND to charge $100,000 more for oversight of huge pipeline project
BISMARCK – North Dakota regulators were granted a rare request Wednesday to charge an additional fee to oversee construction of what will be the largest crude oil pipeline out of the state’s prolific Bakken oilfield. The state Emergency Commission voted 6-0 to give the Public...
February 24, 2016 - 3:23pm
ND Department of Health responds to brine spill in Dunn County
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Department of Health is responding to a spill involving 6,258 gallons of brine released from a pipeline in Dunn County. The department was notified Tuesday that 149 barrels of brine -- a byproduct of oil and gas production -- was released from a pipeline...
February 24, 2016 - 12:53pm