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Cramer's office issues statement on son's hospitalization
North Dakota's first syringe exchange program tackles trust issues
One year after pipeline protest's end, 'I would have done it all over again'
Former ND sheriff charged in meth, bribery case makes plea deal to drop most charges
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Minnesota native Diggins to take reins of U.S. women's cross country
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Commentary: Heitkamp's has a perfect opportunity to prove her commitment to bipartisanship
Commentary: Backers of ballot measure to create an ethics commission now maybe don’t want an ethics commission
Bravo to outgoing UJ president
Letter to the editor: Overpass would help traffic flow in the city
Letter to the editor: Exciting to see hockey win and pride in flag
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 Feb. 24, 2018
Safety Council honors Lein, Eversvik
Supporting the team
Community calendar of events for Feb. 23, 2018
10-year-old Jamestown girl sings national anthem at UJ game
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Letter to the editor: Port misinformed on effort to restore tax
Rob Port (Feb. 21 Sun) is totally misinformed about the effort to restore the 6.5 percent oil extraction tax. It is not an effort of the North Dakota Democratic NPL Party. The group working on an initiated measure consists of concerned, informed citizens from around the state. They...
14 hours 37 min ago
February 20, 2018
Effort to raise ND oil tax not moving forward this year, backer says
BISMARCK—A leader in the effort to raise North Dakota's oil tax said Monday, Feb. 19, they're not moving forward with a ballot measure...
February 20, 2018 - 8:51am
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
February 15, 2018
Winter weather causes slight drop in oil production
BISMARCK—Winter weather contributed to a slight slowdown in North Dakota oil activity in December, bringing the state's production down 1.3 percent to an average of 1.18 million barrels per day. Director of Mineral Resources Lynn Helms said Thursday, Feb. 15, he expects to continue...
February 15, 2018 - 5:53pm
February 9, 2018
New breed of fracking earthquakes sends warning to oil drillers
The oil prospectors of Oklahoma, it appeared, finally had a solution to their earthquake problem. Ordered by regulators to curb the wastewater...
February 9, 2018 - 12:54pm
February 8, 2018
A genius step that will improve your cold-weather cooking
Here's a simple recipe that promises to boost the flavor of savory recipes. The slow-roasted infusion of garlic and herbs takes so little effort...
February 8, 2018 - 12:15pm
February 6, 2018
ND Keystone pipeline 'valve turner' sentenced to year in prison
PEMBINA, N.D.—An environmental activist who shut off an emergency valve on the TransCanada Keystone oil pipeline was sentenced Tuesday...
February 6, 2018 - 5:29pm
February 1, 2018
Conservation groups urge public to engage to preserve Badlands
BISMARCK—Conservationists warned Thursday, Feb. 1, that North Dakota's Badlands are threatened by oil and gas development unless the public...
February 1, 2018 - 6:45pm
Trump administration tears down regulations to speed drilling on public land
The Trump administration is aggressively sweeping aside regulations protecting public land to clear a path for expanded oil and gas drilling. A memorandum from the Interior Department, made public Thursday, Feb. 1, directs its field offices "to simplify and streamline the leasing...
February 1, 2018 - 4:39pm
January 18, 2018
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
TransCanada Corp. has enough customer interest to go forward with the Keystone XL oil pipeline, if the company decides to build it. The Calgary-based...
January 18, 2018 - 11:32am
Oil's sustained rise giving oilfield servicers time to prosper
Oilfield-service providers, happy to close the book on a largely unforgiving 2017, are eyeing a rebirth with higher crude prices sowing the seeds...
January 18, 2018 - 10:35am
January 16, 2018
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Amid the bogs and forests of northern Alberta, the heart of the Canadian oil patch, lie some of the largest waste dumps of the global energy...
January 16, 2018 - 10:10am
January 12, 2018
Duluth protesters call for Wells Fargo to divest from Enbridge, fossil fuels; 3 arrested
DULUTH — Protesters shut down the Wells Fargo bank in downtown Duluth on Friday morning, Jan. 12, when three men in a crowd of about three-dozen...
January 12, 2018 - 8:38pm
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
Protesters blocked entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth on Friday, Jan. 12, including the security gate, preventing the bank from opening....
January 12, 2018 - 3:15pm
January 5, 2018
A tax on oil companies was used to clean up oil spills. That tax just expired.
WASHINGTON - Congressional Republicans allowed a tax on oil companies that generated hundreds of millions of dollars annually for federal oil-spill response efforts to expire this week - a move that amounts to another corporate break in the wake of lawmakers' sweeping tax overhaul...
January 5, 2018 - 8:05am