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1 arrested, drugs and guns seized in south Fargo bust
Spunky Minnesota goat could be the world's smallest
Two charged with kidnapping, beating former ND roommate over $55 in unpaid rent
Hoeven, Heitkamp tout plan to exempt F-M diversion from FEMA rule
Trump, Chinese leaders moving forward on deal to save ZTE
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After late start, growers pleased with progress so far
SD capitalizing on rising tourism from new market segments
Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Insuring against online attacks: Coupled with improved security, insurance can help companies manage cyber risk
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Lighting change required for wind farms
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Study: Minnesotans, North Dakotans more likely to suffer depression
State Class B speech results listed
Observing more than 160 years as educators
Sue Anderson leaves her footprints in the arts
Sue Anderson reflects on her teaching career
Ex-Vikings QB Case Keenum excited to be 'the guy' in Denver
New Wild GM Paul Fenton has a blueprint to get team over the hump
Gold-medal winning Robb Stauber will coach Whitecaps
Loons must seize winnable game versus Montreal to stay ahead of 2017 pace
Commentary: Plan to 'tweak' Wild into contention seems optimistic
Commentary: The public deserves better vetting of candidates
Commentary: Podcast: NDGOP Chairman says 'party will take a look at' background checks for candidates
McFeely: Recently branded obsolete by GOP, Jaeger back in the game
Commentary: The NDGOP cannot stand behind a convicted peeping Tom
Commentary: Voter ID issue deserves something better than Democratic rhetoric
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April 6, 2018
Need for abandoned mine program continues in ND, but future uncertain
BISMARCK—About $1.6 million will be dedicated this year to stabilize collapsing underground coal mines in central and western North Dakota,...
April 6, 2018 - 9:56pm
April 4, 2018
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
BISMARCK—The public has until April 26 to comment on the proposed repeal of Obama-era regulation of carbon dioxide emissions from coal-fired power plants. For North Dakota's part, state environmental health regulators are calling for repeal and a new rule that would be driven...
April 4, 2018 - 6:12pm
February 16, 2018
Commentary: Air pollution in North Dakota, an oil and coal state, is down 25 percent over the last 5 years
To hear some environmental activists put it, you’d think North Dakota were an industrial wasteland where energy industry titans are allowed...
February 16, 2018 - 10:25am
January 10, 2018
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
BISMARCK—Coal production climbed to its highest point in nearly a decade at North Dakota's five lignite mines last year, an industry group...
January 10, 2018 - 3:30pm
January 9, 2018
Industry 'disappointed' by rejection of federal coal proposal
BISMARCK — The hopes of North Dakota's coal industry were dashed Monday, Jan. 8, when the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission unanimously...
January 9, 2018 - 5:42pm
September 18, 2017
North Dakota's energy portfolio diverse, leaders say
Oil may be North Dakota's largest money maker when it comes to energy, but it certainly isn't the state's only source of income. North Dakota...
September 18, 2017 - 11:22pm
September 1, 2017
North Dakota coal country sees some optimism under Trump
UNDERWOOD, N.D.—As Jeremy Eckroth drove across a moon-like landscape in central North Dakota, a massive dragline excavator came into view....
September 1, 2017 - 1:29pm
August 24, 2017
Coal push may be disaster insurance the grid doesn't need
If all hell breaks loose on the U.S. power grid -- a terrorist blows up a key natural gas pipeline, say, in the midst of a frigid winter -- how...
August 24, 2017 - 12:43pm
July 23, 2017
Researchers sample ND coal for rare elements
BISMARCK — Armed with gallon Ziploc bags and a pick axe, state mineral researchers are sampling North Dakota coal to make a model for finding...
July 23, 2017 - 3:11pm
July 13, 2017
Heitkamp introduces bill encouraging reduction of carbon emissions and technological innovation in energy sector
WASHINGTON -- Legislation encouraging technological innovation to help reduce carbon emissions was reintroduced Wednesday, July 12, in the U.S....
July 13, 2017 - 5:10pm
July 5, 2017
ND coal studying supply of valuable rare earth elements
BISMARCK — North Dakota coal companies are hoping to have a hand in solving the nation's supply problem of rare earth elements. Europium,...
July 5, 2017 - 9:40am
July 4, 2017
ND delegation advocates funding for clean coal technology, but Trump's budget cuts research
BISMARCK—President Donald Trump says he wants to save coal, but his budget proposal includes steep cuts for research that could advance...
July 4, 2017 - 10:02pm
June 15, 2017
ND coal industry to teachers: Keep challenging students
BISMARCK — Leaders of North Dakota's coal industry say they have high-paying job opportunities but need teachers to push students to take...
June 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
June 1, 2017
Coal industry officials pledge to maintain projects aimed at reducing carbon dioxide emissions
BISMARCK — North Dakota's coal industry won't back down from its carbon capture initiatives despite the country's withdrawal from the U.S....
June 1, 2017 - 6:55pm
May 21, 2017
North Dakota coal power company to test new uses for carbon
UNDERWOOD, N.D. — A regional power cooperative is developing methods for capturing and using carbon dioxide emissions that may impact the...
May 21, 2017 - 6:00am