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Brenner selected as next Grand Forks superintendent
'Something this big': Fuel tank blaze tested limits of West Fargo Fire Department
'A different level of intensity': Cramer says Senate race will draw national attention
Abentroth seeks ND's sole U.S. House seat
Owner of West Fargo tank farm where fire started has a history of violating federal regulations
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Lisbon shows inside-outside power; Central Cass advances in Region 1
Kindred, Oak Grove take first round wins in Region 1 girls basketball
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Wild rookie Joel Eriksson Ek finally gets the monkey off his back
Wolves center Patton patiently waiting, improving with Iowa club
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Alternative galleries offer art for daily life
Influential artists: Exhibit showcases birth of local art scene
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Headliners announced for 2018 ND State Fair
'To Kill A Mockingbird' to come to Broadway, with Jeff Daniels as Atticus Finch, adapted by Aaron Sorkin
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Longtime Fargo pastor, the Rev. Dale Vitalis, has died
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What is love? The answer depends on who you ask
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Clay County marriage licenses (2-18-18)
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oil and gas industry
February 16, 2018
Operators of illegal disposal well in western ND ordered to pay $40,000 in restitution
BISMARCK—Two men convicted of illegally operating a saltwater disposal well near Dickinson were ordered Friday, Feb. 16, to pay $40,000...
February 16, 2018 - 8:31pm
February 14, 2018
Company faces fine for failing to report ND oilfield spill
BISMARCK—A company that failed to report a brine spill last fall in Bottineau County is facing a potential fine from the North Dakota Industrial...
February 14, 2018 - 6:48am
February 9, 2018
Budget deal expands tax credit that could benefit ND energy industry
BISMARCK—The budget deal approved by Congress and signed into law Friday, Feb. 9, includes the expansion of a tax credit that supporters...
February 9, 2018 - 7:17pm
February 8, 2018
Pipeline protester tells judge Standing Rock camp changed his life
BISMARCK—Michael Giron told a federal judge that the four months he spent in a pipeline protest camp helped turn his life around from drug...
February 8, 2018 - 9:50pm
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 25, 2018
New natural gas processing plant planned near Watford City
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—A $150 million natural gas processing plant is proposed near Watford City in western North Dakota that would help the...
January 25, 2018 - 5:23pm
January 24, 2018
Industrial Commission denies oil company relief from flaring restrictions
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Industrial Commission on Wednesday denied an oil company's request for long-term relief from natural gas flaring...
January 24, 2018 - 10:28pm
N.D. state oil and gas director says industry will need more transportation infrastructure
MINOT, N.D.—North Dakota needs more pipelines to keep up with oil and gas production, Lynn Helms told county officials at the Elmer Jesme...
January 24, 2018 - 3:54pm
January 20, 2018
ND oil industry missed October's flaring target, revised numbers show
BISMARCK—Revised natural gas numbers released this week show North Dakota's oil industry failed to meet the state gas capture target in...
January 20, 2018 - 8:50am
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...
January 16, 2018 - 5:58pm
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...
January 16, 2018 - 5:08pm
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