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The eerie song of Antarctica - melting
South Dakota mayor and state lawmaker dies at 75
Three-way race for ND secretary of state features two 'independent' Republicans, one Democrat
New footage appears to show Saudi suspect wearing Jamal Khashoggi's clothing
Trump uses 'Pocahontas' as a slur. Here's her sad history.
nation and world
For NHL goalies, league's new pad restrictions are a real pain
Bison football team travels to South Dakota this week. Here's a look at NDSU's season so far.
Jimmies, Bulldogs draw in women's soccer
Mahomes tosses 4 TD passes as Chiefs blast Bengals
Vikings QB Cousins keeps fumble streak alive, but this one worked out OK
Commentary: Voting is easy for Native Americans in North Dakota…says Senator Heidi Heitkamp?
Commentary: Let's talk manpower
Some things are worth saving
Commentary: Heitkamp has yet to answer serious questions about campaign ad victimizing sexual assault survivors
ND voters should support Cramer for Senate, Armstrong for House
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James "Jim" Hastings
Elizabeth L. "Betty" (Jager) Van Steenvoort
Janet Mary Frishman
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Community calendar of events for Oct. 22, 2018
Staying in contact: Older worker stays in touch with people through the job
Staying bright and helping others: Volunteer says helping the community keeps her active
Calendar for Oct. 20, 2018
Little Free Library founder dies, Wisconsin man believed books could make better neighborhoods
Jamestown marriage licenses for Oct. 20, 2018
Births for Oct. 18, 2018
Jerry and Pat Sova
energy and mining
October 20, 2018
GRE expanding renewable energy resources
The business of generating electricity is changing, according Jeff Haase, leader of member technology and innovation for Great River Energy....
October 20, 2018 - 7:09am
October 19, 2018
Dakota Access Pipeline expansion takes step forward
BISMARCK—A potential expansion of the Dakota Access Pipeline took a step forward Friday, Oct. 19.. Energy Transfer Partners announced it...
October 19, 2018 - 8:19pm
Deep injection well sought for oil wastewater in southwest SD
RAPID CITY, S.D.—A proposal to dispose of oil-production wastewater by injecting it 3,160 feet underground in the southwestern corner of...
October 19, 2018 - 3:42pm
October 13, 2018
North Dakota oil production sets more records, but limited by gas capture
BISMARCK—North Dakota continued to set oil and gas production records in August, reaching nearly 1.3 million barrels per day, the Department...
October 13, 2018 - 7:40am
GRE official to speak at Energy Luncheon
The 2018 Energy Luncheon will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at the North Dakota Farmers Union building in Jamestown. The luncheon...
October 13, 2018 - 7:02am
October 11, 2018
Oasis completes new gas processing plant in northwest ND
BISMARCK — Oasis Midstream Partners will celebrate Friday, Oct. 12, the completion of a natural gas processing plant, a highly anticipated project as North Dakota's oil industry works to reduce natural gas flaring. The Oasis Wild Basin II plant will add 200 million cubic feet...
October 11, 2018 - 8:27pm
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
October 10, 2018
Large wind farm planned south of Bismarck
BISMARCK — A large wind farm is planned for south central North Dakota, according to documents filed with the state's Public Service Commission....
October 10, 2018 - 5:03pm
ND Xcel customers in line for refunds due to federal tax cuts
BISMARCK — Xcel Energy is planning to refund North Dakota electric customers almost $9.8 million due to the tax cuts Congress passed last...
October 10, 2018 - 4:01pm
October 2, 2018
Nuclear, wind energy a growing part of energy mix, Xcel says
WELCH, Minn. — Xcel Energy aims to grow the share of carbon-free energy in its overall generating mix in the next decade, and Prairie Island...
October 2, 2018 - 4:38pm
September 28, 2018
Oil drilling unit near Lake Sakakawea to move forward
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Industrial Commission has approved a drilling unit near Lake Sakakawea, but made some changes that regulators...
September 28, 2018 - 7:15pm
September 27, 2018
New natural gas processing plant announced for Bakken
BISMARCK — A company that's constructing a new natural gas processing plant in the core of the Bakken announced plans this week for a second plant, doubling the size of the project. Oneok plans to construct Demicks Lake II in McKenzie County, adding 200 million cubic feet per...
September 27, 2018 - 7:23pm
September 26, 2018
Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
Tweeting will only get you so far. After failing to cajole OPEC to pump more and lower oil prices, U.S. President Donald Trump could pursue a...
September 26, 2018 - 10:54am
September 24, 2018
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
FARGO — Oil production in North Dakota's Bakken Formation is increasing steadily as technology advances, and a 2-million-barrel-per-day...
September 24, 2018 - 7:23pm
Oil company proposes new wells near Lake Sakakawea
BISMARCK—The oil company that has faced opposition for drilling next to Lake Sakakawea on the Fort Berthold Reservation now proposes to...
September 24, 2018 - 6:04pm