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Pope's popularity is plummeting in the U.S. after sexual abuse scandals
Former 'Sesame Street' writer says he thought of Bert and Ernie as a gay couple
Trump says Kavanaugh 'doesn't deserve' what is happening after sexual assault allegations
Senate passes massive defense, health spending bill, punts border wall fight
Day 1 of William Hoehn trial: Prosecutor says jury selection will likely be done today
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Delaware coach knows the drill in preparing his team for the Fargodome
Vikings bring back defensive tackle Tom Johnson, sign kicker Dan Bailey
Wild's Nate Prosser always fighting for, and winning, roster spots
Will 'College GameDay' ever come back to Fargo? Next week could work
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Letter: Middle class people are going nowhere in a hurry in the Trump economy
McFeely: Ya got trouble, North Dakota
Letter: What do college students have against crosswalks?
Trygve Olson cartoon: Oil Patch flaring
Commentary: ND's Senate race far from over
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Netflix sets record with 23 Emmys, tying HBO for TV awards
William Elliott Whitmore to play Fargo Brewing Co.
PTFS sets dates for 'Funky Little Christmas' shows in Fargo
Sexton to return to Fargo for Sanctuary show
Anderson Cooper accuses Donald Trump Jr. of 'tweeting lies' with old hurricane photo
North Dakota stockmen take stand on 'lab-grown' meat labeling
'We're absolutely lost': Falling prices, health issues force small southern Minn. dairy farming family to sell 55-year operation
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
North Dakota sales tax collections continue to increase
Prairie Business magazine accepting nominations for '40 under 40'
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American eating habits are changing faster than fast food can keep up
Away from Home: Beijing, China
Veeder: Love and seasons
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I turned sandwich crusts and my 5-year-old's other food rejects into new favorites
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Hager Promoted to Lieutenant Colonel, selected to Command
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Dakota Resource Council
September 11, 2018
Two judges side with Meridian on Davis Refinery complaints
BISMARCK — Two judges sided with Meridian Energy this week on legal challenges related to the Davis Refinery being built near Theodore...
September 11, 2018 - 5:58pm
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
May 10, 2016
Sustainable ag author to speak on corporate farming
FARGO—Agricultural author and speaker John Ikerd is expected to highlight the impact of corporate farming on communities and economies during a presentation at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, at Plymouth Congregational United Church of Christ, 901 Broadway, Fargo.
May 10, 2016 - 9:38am
April 16, 2016
Environmental groups challenge state for violating open record laws
BISMARCK—Environmental groups have filed suit against the State Health Council saying it held an illegal meeting when it approved new rules for radioactive waste dumping in North Dakota and the rules should be voided. The suit was filed Thursday by the North Dakota Energy Industry...
April 16, 2016 - 10:25am
March 13, 2015
Poll finds support for tougher flaring rules in North Dakota
BISMARCK – A North Dakota poll commissioned by two environmental watchdog groups finds that a majority of residents wants more stringent rules for flaring natural gas from oil wells. The Dakota Resource Council and the Dacotah Chapter of the Sierra Club hired the Social Science...
March 13, 2015 - 8:30pm
December 18, 2014
Dakota Resource Council circulates petition for audit of ND agencies' oversight of oil industry
BISMARCK – The Dakota Resource Council is gathering petition signatures with hopes of convincing state lawmakers to order a performance audit of two state agencies over what the group claims is their failure to enforce laws and rules regarding oilfield practices.
December 18, 2014 - 7:57pm
December 9, 2014
ND regulators order oil industry to further separate volatile gases from crude
BISMARCK – North Dakota regulators foisted a new set of standards on the oil industry Tuesday aimed at further separating volatile gases from...
December 9, 2014 - 9:47pm
December 3, 2010
Industry group urges oil oversight after two spills
Two oil-related spills in recent months and a continuing risk of spills and other accidents that could endanger soils and groundwater require a strengthening of state regulatory agencies and rules covering the oil boom in western North Dakota, according to a report released Thursday...
December 3, 2010 - 12:00am
October 30, 2010
Agency called too cozy with oil
An environmental advocacy group on Friday criticized the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources for urging residents to visit a public comment site facilitated by what it called a "front group" for the oil and gas industry. On the homepage of its website, the department's Oil...
October 30, 2010 - 12:00am
March 24, 2008
Dakota Resource Council appeals Keystone pipeline permit
BISMARCK -- Dakota Resource Council has appealed the TransCanada Keystone Pipeline permit to court. The North Dakota Public Service Commission issued the crude oil pipeline a route permit on Feb.
March 24, 2008 - 12:00am