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Dead body found outside home in Naytahwaush in northwest Minn.
Minn. teacher licensing extension rejected
St. Paul student charged with gun possession
Minn. down 1,300 jobs in Feb.; jobless rate still drops to 3.2 percent
Minnesota students plan local rally Saturday at State Capitol
crime and courts
Force roll Omaha, eyeing a first-round bye in the USHL playoffs
Twins to go with five outfielders to start season
Breckenridge claims 72-42 consolation-round win at state
Minnesotans crash puck party in Sioux Falls
Cinderella Loyola-Chicago advances to Elite 8
high school sports
Letter: We must eliminate unverified ballots
Commentary: We should expand MinnesotaCare so anyone can buy in
Woinarowicz: Sinner should not be honored for vetoing abortion ban
Commentary: North Dakotans could enjoy an additional $33.8 million in savings thanks to the Trump tax cuts
Cain: Should we deny blood transfusions or kidney transplants?
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CNN chief calls Fox News 'propaganda machine,' and Hannity responds
Rodeo, reading, art and more this weekend (March 22, 2018)
Cobber alums team up for Hollywood film
Fargo Library to host silent reading party
Rebooted Roseanne is a proud 'deplorable' - can she be the Trump era's Archie Bunker?
WATCH: Spectacular Timberwork's Lumberjack Show takes center stage at Duluth Trading Co. opening
Fewer tourists are visiting the US under Trump. Canadians didn't get the memo.
It's easy to hate Facebook, but it's much tougher to quit
Duluth Trading Co. opens first North Dakota location in West Fargo
YouTube bans firearm sales and how-to videos, prompting backlash
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A barber tried for years to cut an autistic boy's hair. Then they had a breakthrough.
No, the pope did not convince Stephen Hawking to believe in God on his deathbed
How one group is using scraps of wood to comfort others
Soft, collapsible carrier can be ideal for some cats
Don't be fooled - sparkling wines are not created equally
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energy and mining
March 19, 2018
'Netflix for oil' setting stage for $1 trillion data battle
A battle for big data is brewing in the oil patch. The service companies that map underground pockets of oil, drill the wells and lift crude...
March 19, 2018 - 1:38pm
March 15, 2018
PUC approves Line 3 environmental study: Final decision on project expected in June
DULUTH—The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on Thursday, March 15, approved the environmental review for the proposed Enbridge Energy Line 3 replacement oil pipeline across northern Minnesota. The PUC, after delaying the decision in December and saying the Minnesota Department...
March 15, 2018 - 7:47pm
March 14, 2018
Red Lake votes to remove Enbridge pipelines
RED LAKE, Minn.—The Red Lake Tribal Council voted Tuesday, March 13, to remove Enbridge-owned oil pipelines from its land. The unanimous...
March 14, 2018 - 7:35pm
March 11, 2018
ND's MDU Resources celebrates milestones
BISMARCK—MDU Resources Group Inc. will ring in, or ring out rather, 70 years as a publicly traded company by ringing the closing bell on...
March 11, 2018 - 9:28pm
March 7, 2018
Large power users have own idea to meet future power needs in Minnesota
DULUTH—Northland mining, paper and energy companies are giving a hard pass to Minnesota Power's proposed natural gas plant. What's more,...
March 7, 2018 - 6:06pm
March 5, 2018
DAPL gauging interest in expanding oil shipments
BISMARCK — The company that built the Dakota Access Pipeline is gauging the oil industry's interest in shipping additional oil from the...
March 5, 2018 - 5:00pm
February 28, 2018
Oklahoma toughens oil fracking rules as shale earthquakes climb
Oklahoma is tightening its rules for fracking after studying a new cluster of earthquakes in one of the hottest U.S. regions for drilling. The Oklahoma Corporation Commission announced that all explorers within certain areas must use equipment known as a seismic array, which detects...
February 28, 2018 - 1:40pm
February 26, 2018
Pipeline leak spills 8,400 gallons of produced water in Divide County
FORTUNA, N.D. -- The North Dakota Department of Health is responding to a pipeline leak that spilled about 200 barrels, or 8,400 gallons, of...
February 26, 2018 - 2:31pm
February 23, 2018
Northland utility crews take expertise to Puerto Rico
MARICAO, Puerto Rico—Faced with going into a 1,000-foot-deep ravine to fix a power line near Maricao, Puerto Rico, Minnesota Power linemen...
February 23, 2018 - 6:18pm
February 22, 2018
Oneok announces new gas processing plant for Bakken core
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Oneok announced this week it will construct a natural gas processing plant in McKenzie County, another project that...
February 22, 2018 - 5:54pm
February 21, 2018
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Some Republicans have very slowly come around to an idea that is anathema to their less-is-more governing philosophy: raising the federal tax...
February 21, 2018 - 11:32am
February 20, 2018
New pipeline proposed for Bakken natural gas liquids
BISMARCK—A new pipeline system proposed by Andeavor Logistics would transport growing volumes of natural gas liquids from the core of the...
February 20, 2018 - 9:49pm
Electric cars sales, efficiency continue to grow
DULUTH—If Northlanders really wanted to be like Norwegians we'd stow the cross-country skis and stoic love of cold and buy a Tesla. Norway...
February 20, 2018 - 7:27pm
February 15, 2018
Allete reports solid 2017, cost-cutting for 2018
DULUTH—Corporate leaders of Allete Inc., the Duluth-based parent company of Minnesota Power, said Thursday, Feb. 15, that they will take...
February 15, 2018 - 6:20pm
Winter weather causes slight drop in oil production
BISMARCK—Winter weather contributed to a slight slowdown in North Dakota oil activity in December, bringing the state's production down 1.3 percent to an average of 1.18 million barrels per day. Director of Mineral Resources Lynn Helms said Thursday, Feb. 15, he expects to continue...
February 15, 2018 - 5:53pm