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'One of the greatest honors of my life' -- Stark County Sheriff reflects on service to community
Stormy Daniel's lawyer Michael Avenatti speaks out after his arrest on suspicion of domestic violence
Trump endorses bipartisan criminal-justice reform bill
Raccoons drunk on crab apples cause false rabies scare in West Virginia
Heitkamp advocates for public safety in Indian Country as Savanna's Act advances
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COMMENTARY: Why Trump’s trade war alarms me
ND Medicaid changes should improve access to addiction, mental health services
Holistic management: Brown’s Ranch finds success in being different
Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soybeans
Ag economist says farm income is normal, not low
place a business brief
North Dakota regulators weigh input on oil conditioning rules
Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
Mechanics rescue kitten who took 80-mile ride under car hood
Jazz Ensemble plans concert
Heart River Writer's Circle to welcome Bismarck poet
Creamy wild rice soup is a great way to use up leftover Thanksgiving turkey
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
No. 10 Kentucky rolls past UND as team has now beat teams from every state
Towns, Wiggins lead Timberwolves past Pelicans
Wolves' Taylor glad to put Butler drama behind him, confident in Thibodeau
McFeely: If Kansas State job opens, NDSU football coach Klieman will be top candidate
'We aren't satisfied yet': Dickinson Trinity seeks for higher ground at state tournament
Rob Port: Burgum’s proposal for governing North Dakota’s Universities isn’t likely to fix anything
Port: Heitkamps feel they’re entitled to power, and that’s exactly why they shouldn’t have it
McFeely: Saying farewell to radio
Port: My daily radio show ends this week
Port: North Dakota voters are very forgiving of politicians who struggle with alcohol
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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October 11, 2018
Coal-fired power plant demolished in central ND
STANTON, N.D. -- Leveled in less than 30 seconds, Stanton Station coal-fired power plant, the oldest in Great River Energy’s North Dakota fleet,...
October 11, 2018 - 5:19pm
August 24, 2018
Aging coal plants get new life under Trump plan
Tucked inside the Trump administration's plan to ease carbon dioxide limits is a change that could breathe new life into scores of aging coal...
August 24, 2018 - 8:22am
August 21, 2018
ND coal group welcomes new power plant emissions rule while environmentalist derides industry's 'gift'
BISMARCK — North Dakota politicians and the head of its coal industry group welcomed a proposed Trump administration rule on power plant...
August 21, 2018 - 5:20pm
June 15, 2018
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
The Trump administration's plan for reviving coal power plants is unlikely to resurrect mining jobs but may boost the president's support among...
June 15, 2018 - 5:15am
June 1, 2018
Trump said to prepare lifeline for money-losing coal plants
Trump administration officials are making plans to order grid operators to buy electricity from struggling coal and nuclear plants in an effort...
June 1, 2018 - 6:45am
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