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August 20, 2016
Conservatives split over U.S. land transfers to Western states
Every time Dean Finnerty sees the locked neon-yellow gate and "No Trespassing" sign deep in Oregon's Elliott State Forest, he bristles at the growing movement to transfer federally owned land to U.S. states. The 52-year-old conservationist and lifelong political conservative worries...
News/Nation and World
August 20, 2016 - 4:50pm
March 4, 2016
Letter to the editor: New federal royalty rule misguided policy
On Thursday, the Bureau of Land Management heard public comment on a new federal rule that imposes new royalty rules on oil and natural gas producers. Specifically, it limits the amount of flared natural gas allowed before royalties are imposed on producers and is expected to raise...
March 4, 2016 - 7:00am
January 7, 2016
Grand Forks County case against Sandpiper pipeline still proceeding
EMERADO, N.D.—A Wisconsin-based owner of land in Grand Forks County said Wednesday he still plans to appeal a decision to allow a crude oil pipeline to be built through his property. James Botsford said an appeal to the North Dakota Supreme Court should be filed later this...
January 7, 2016 - 7:21am
September 19, 2014
BLM streamlining bill passes Senate
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate on Wednesday passed a bill to extend the federal Permit Streamlining Project program until 2026, which will help the Bureau of Land Management consider drilling permits. North Dakota Sens. John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp co-sponsored the bill. Currently...
News/Nation and World
September 19, 2014 - 6:33am
September 17, 2014
Panel rejects DU proposal to buy land
GRAND FORKS — A panel that regulates the purchase of land by nonprofit groups in North Dakota has rejected a Ducks Unlimited proposal to buy 160 acres of land in Grand Forks County. According to Terry Steinwand, director of the North Dakota Game and Fish Department, the North Dakota...
News/Nation and World
September 17, 2014 - 7:03am
August 22, 2014
Bond increased for animal cruelty convict
MANDAN, N.D. — A judge here increased bond to $3,000 cash and ordered electronic monitoring Thursday for a Fargo man who was convicted of animal cruelty and now stands accused of violating his probation by possessing horses and a mule. William Kiefer also faces a new charge in...
August 22, 2014 - 5:46am
April 28, 2014
Ag land market: Swenson: Per-acre values of cropland leveling out
FARGO — More than a decade of double-digit increases in cropland prices — in some cases 50 percent or more annually — may be ending in North Dakota. As prices for corn, sugar beets and other crops have dropped, the per-acre values of cropland are leveling out, said Andrew...
April 28, 2014 - 6:52am
April 9, 2014
Owners say land protections 'failing miserably'
MINOT — Darwin Peterson is the third member of what he hopes is a fifth-generation farm. But the Bottineau County man worries about the quality...
April 9, 2014 - 7:03am
March 5, 2014
County Commission authorizes land purchase
The Stutsman County Commission authorized the Jamestown/Stutsman Development Corp. to purchase 320 acres of land adjacent to the Spiritwood Energy Park Tuesday. In a separate motion, the commission stated it does not support the annexation of the land by the city of Jamestown or...
March 5, 2014 - 7:00am
March 4, 2014
‘Extraordinary places’ policy OK’d: Comment process limited to public land
BISMARCK — The state Industrial Commission removed the most controversial part of a proposed “extraordinary places” policy before unanimously...
March 4, 2014 - 7:15am
February 19, 2014
Denied: County Commission rejects JSDC proposal to purchase land in Spiritwood Township
The Stutsman County Commission rejected a proposal from the Jamestown/Stutsman Development Corp. to purchase additional land in Spiritwood Township for development during its regular meeting Tuesday. The vote was 3-2 to deny the purchase. Commissioners Dave Schwartz, Craig Neys and...
February 19, 2014 - 7:05am
November 18, 2013
Land trust concept catching on in N.D.
GRAND FORKS — In August, Crystal Bailly-Dale paid $115,000 for a newly constructed Grand Forks house with enough space for her and her three children. That’s not a misprint. The lower-than-market cost of the two-story, 1,900-square-foot home is a product of a recently formed...
November 18, 2013 - 7:47am
September 10, 2013
ND tribe wants land around Missouri River lake
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- The Three Affiliated Tribes in northwestern North Dakota is asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to return 36,000 acres of land around Lake Sakakawea to the tribe. The public would continue to have access to the 56 square miles of land on the Fort Berthold...
September 10, 2013 - 9:40am
August 30, 2013
Land Board approves $27.8 million for Oil Patch airports
BISMARCK -- Airports around North Dakota's Oil Patch were awarded $27.8 million in grants Thursday by the Board of University and School Lands. The Land Board formally approved the 11 applications to add new passenger terminals, acquire new land to expand runways and parking lots...
August 30, 2013 - 6:14am
August 16, 2013
Fighting for the Killdeer Mountains: Group works to protect area where soil is untilled and 'rich with possibility'
KILLDEER, N.D. -- Rob Sand has one last hope. As part of the Killdeer Mountain Alliance, he has worked to protect the mountains he grew up hunting...
August 16, 2013 - 7:50am