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Curiosity over bear in Grand Forks park contributed to its death, zoo official says
Former first lady Grace Link to observe 100th birthday
Most North Dakota agencies receive extensions for budget proposals
Police release name of Bismarck vehicle seller who died in standoff
North Dakota firefighter's case moves to federal court
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North Dakota health department outlines plan for VW settlement money
Construction to begin on Belfield refinery in western North Dakota
North Dakota state wages up for first time in three years
Giant pork surplus awaits Americans as trade wars risk exports
Canada's biggest clothing store pulls Ivanka Trump's brand from its shelves
place a business brief
Xcel wins approval for another major wind farm project
ND wind companies required to plan ahead for restoring land
Lawmakers offer mixed views of Scott Pruitt's mark on EPA
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
As a pregnant teen, I felt like a failure. But then I realized failure wasn't an option.
Want to raise empathetic kids? Try spending time in nature.
Sanford drop-off site a boon for breast milk donors
To reduce waste, try this instead of that
How to transform a bakery croissant into something marvelous
UND women's basketball makes an in-state haul for 2019 recruits
Second-half surge? Breaking down the Twins at the All-Star break
Report: Former Timberwolf Bjelica won't sign with 76ers, will return to Europe
Good news falcon followers, Brad the Grand Forks peregrine chick is flying
Former Open champions entertain odds of 50-somethings capturing Claret Jug
Commentary: Foolish environmental activists say they'll make Minnesota's Line 3 another #NoDAPL moment
Commentary: Bizarro world: Democratic Senate incumbent Heidi Heitkamp uses self-described Trump voter to defend her record on border security
Commentary: The reported local cost of President Donald Trump’s visit to Fargo was inflated, actually 'closer to $10,000'
Commentary: Here’s something everyone seems to be overlooking in the (mostly) political hysteria over soybeans
Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
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ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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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
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