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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 weightlifting studio sees early success
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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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December 21, 2017
ND wind energy company to cut hours for factory retooling, but no permanent layoffs
GRAND FORKS—LM Wind Power will send some of its Grand Forks employees home for the next few weeks, but officials with the wind blade manufacturer...
December 21, 2017 - 9:00pm
December 11, 2017
Wind energy is supposed to fight climate change. But climate change is fighting back.
Climate change is affecting wind energy's potential to provide power, diminishing a renewable energy source that scientists and policymakers...
December 11, 2017 - 1:39pm
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
June 26, 2017
Proposed ND projects would expand wind energy capacity in region
A Minnesota electrical cooperative is looking to meet its expansion needs with a new wind energy project in North Dakota, according to Jon Brekke,...
June 26, 2017 - 7:07pm
April 3, 2017
ND legislators raise concerns to Hoeven over wind subsidies
BISMARCK — North Dakota House members killed a study of the state's long-term energy plan on Monday, April 3, included in a bill that prompted...
April 3, 2017 - 9:46pm
March 8, 2017
Snow plows and roof repairs follow winds' wake
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — Roads closed by Tuesday's whiteout conditions reopened Wednesday, March 8, as plows cleared highways in northern North...
March 8, 2017 - 9:58pm
March 7, 2017
Most of ND remains under high wind warning
FARGO -- Most of North Dakota is under a high wind warning until 9 Tuesday night as wind gusts could reach 65 mph in parts of the state, the...
March 7, 2017 - 5:08pm
February 12, 2017
Blown away: Wind energy sector turns into largest renewable resource in U.S., sees massive expansion in North Dakota
GRAND FORKS — Those driving 3 miles north of Grand Forks may see something strange: long, narrow, pointed white giants sailing through...
February 12, 2017 - 8:34am
January 3, 2017
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
Montana-Dakota Utilities Co., a division of MDU Resources Group, Inc. announced Tuesday the company had signed a 25-year agreement with a subsidiary...
January 3, 2017 - 6:33pm
November 16, 2016
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
MEDORA—Billings County Commissioners rejected the application for a 114-turbine wind farm on Tuesday. Orion Renewable Energy Group presented...
November 16, 2016 - 1:22pm
September 20, 2016
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
SOUTH OF DICKINSON—A group of antelope went about their business Tuesday morning with little to no care of the workers hoisting large steel...
September 20, 2016 - 8:14pm
August 9, 2016
Letter: When it comes to electricity, am I missing something?
Am I missing something here? The coal-fired power plant in Stanton has announced they will be closing down for lack of market. They cannot produce electricity for what the market will pay. At the same time, the Public Service Commission is issuing permits for wind farms as fast as...
August 9, 2016 - 6:01pm
August 6, 2016
Press Pass: Saturday, August 6
Here’s some of our top stories from Saturday’s edition. It’s your Press Pass to some of the best stories we bring you every day. Want...
August 6, 2016 - 6:00am
August 5, 2016
Power generated by wind adds to grid, but it’s still backup to coal in North Dakota
BISMARCK—The 300 megawatts of power soon to be generated by 159 wind turbines in Stark and Hettinger counties won't necessarily power homes...
August 5, 2016 - 9:34pm
August 4, 2016
Storm Pictures from Wednesday
Storms popped up between Minot and Devils lake near highway 2 around 4 pm Wednesday afternoon. The storms spread eastward dropping hail and producing...
August 4, 2016 - 9:22am