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'No reason' for inaction: Minn., N.D. leaders add to gun debate
Prayer walk marks anniversary of Dakota Access protest camp closure
Jury finds defendants in Bowman County homicide case guilty on all charges
Sen. Hoeven backs Wrigley for North Dakota U.S. Attorney
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Community calendar of events for Feb. 22, 2018
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Miss ND competitions scheduled
ND Picnic planned in Mesa
Sheriff’s office releases name of pursuit suspect
August 28, 2017
Drone rule changes
A new program by the Federal Aviation Administration called the Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability will make things easier...
August 28, 2017 - 6:33am
Trump signs order sweeping away Obama-era climate policies
WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday to undo a slew of Obama-era climate change regulations that his...
March 28, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 24, 2017
In sweeping move, Trump puts regulation monitors in U.S. agencies
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Friday, Feb. 24, to place "regulatory reform" task forces and officers within...
February 24, 2017 - 3:58pm
February 1, 2017
U.S. House axes regulations on oil and mining company payments, stream pollution
WASHINGTON - The Republican-led U.S.
February 1, 2017 - 8:00pm
January 30, 2017
U.S. lawmakers move to scrap SEC's 'resource extraction' rule
WASHINGTON - Two senior U.S. lawmakers unveiled legislative plans on Monday to scrap a rule devised under the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial reform law requiring publicly-traded mining, oil and gas companies to disclose payments they make to foreign governments.
January 30, 2017 - 8:00pm
Republicans take first steps to kill Obama-era regulations
WASHINGTON - Republicans on Monday continued their drive to loosen U.S. regulation, taking the first step to kill five Obama-era rules on corruption,...
January 30, 2017 - 7:00pm
January 25, 2017
Republicans to kill U.S. rules on corruption, environment, labor and guns next week
WASHINGTON - Congressional Republicans are set to overturn a slew of Obama-era regulations next week, including a controversial anti-bribery rule aimed at U.S. resource companies such as Exxon Mobil Corp and Chevron Corp, according to a top lawmaker.After six years of legal battles,...
January 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
May 12, 2016
Obama administration to announce move to cut methane from oil, gas sector
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration on Thursday will unveil its latest action aimed at reducing methane emissions in the oil and gas industry, the U.S.
May 12, 2016 - 11:21am
October 31, 2014
N.D. officials say EPA’s proposed a of the U.S. rule is ‘unworkable’
BISMARCK — State government leaders said they are finalizing comments urging two federal agencies to withdraw a proposed rule that Gov. Jack Dalrymple said would “drastically expand” federal authority over North Dakota waters. The proposed “Waters of the U.S.” rule released...
October 31, 2014 - 8:31am
March 22, 2014
US regulators failed to spot deadly GM defects that others saw
WASHINGTON/CHICAGO - Retired Wisconsin state trooper Keith Young and his wife were sitting at the kitchen table last month when a story on the evening news jarred them: General Motors Co was recalling 1.6 million vehicles for
March 22, 2014 - 8:00pm
April 25, 2013
OSHA cites N.D. energy company
STANLEY, N.D. (AP) -- The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited a Minot company with safety violations following the death of an oil field worker. OSHA said it has cited First Choice Energy of Minot with nine serious safety violations...
April 25, 2013 - 7:23am
June 29, 2012
State checks contractor compliance in Williston
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- A state task force has conducted random compliance checks at various construction sites in Williston and found that most companies are complying with state laws. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem says the task force inspected 32 sites involving 70 contractors....
June 29, 2012 - 11:35am
June 16, 2012
Clark praised for joining FERC
BISMARCK (AP) -- The president of a national utility regulators' group is praising the choice of North Dakota's Tony Clark for a federal regulatory job. Clark joins the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Friday. He is resigning as chairman of North Dakota's Public Service Commission....
June 16, 2012 - 7:07am
March 21, 2012
New oil regulations make sense
It should come as no surprise that the oil industry is pushing back on new North Dakota regulations. That's what the industry does: attempt to work in the least-regulated environment possible. But regulating sensibly and responsibly is what the state is supposed to do, and it appears...
March 21, 2012 - 7:13am
January 24, 2012
Regulators endorse oil waste pit rules
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota oil regulators on Monday endorsed new rules aimed at reducing the number of oil waste disposal pits and disclosing...
January 24, 2012 - 7:38am