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July 26, 2017
Somewhere in this area south of Dakota Spirit AgEnergy near Spiritwood will be the future home of the North Dakota Soybean Processors plant. A letter of intent was signed Wednesday in Jamestown. John M. Steiner / The Sun
NDSP signs letter of intent: Letter allows JSDC to transfer land to SEPA, authorizes applications for loans
July 26, 2017 - 5:32pm
July 24, 2017
Minnesota Soybean Processors of Brewster, Minn., loads out meal and other byproducts by unit trains and trucks on April 13, 2017. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Soybean processors aim for $60 million equity drive for ND plant
July 24, 2017 - 6:33am
February 18, 2017
Planning moves for soybean crushing plant
February 18, 2017 - 7:06am
February 8, 2017
Gov. Doug Burgum, left, makes an announcement Tuesday about a soybean processing plant coming to Spiritwood with construction beginning later this year. Sitting from left is Minnesota Soybean Processors Board President Bruce Hill, North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring and Great River Energy Vice President Jon Brekke. John M. Steiner / The Sunplay button
Soybean crushing plant planned:Minnesota Soybean Processors announces Spiritwood project
February 8, 2017 - 7:11am
February 7, 2017
Gov. Doug Burgum announces today that Minnesota Soybean Processors is taking steps toward construction of a $240 million soybean processing plant. John M. Steiner / The Sun
Minnesota Soybean Processors to pursue ND soybean processing plant at Spiritwood
February 7, 2017 - 6:25pm
August 23, 2016
A large pole barn was leveled as seen Monday near Sanborn. The building was torn apart during last week's storm. John M. Steiner / The Sun
Silo gone
August 23, 2016 - 6:17am
August 20, 2016
Jesse Christianson, of Triple C Tree Services, works in a bucket truck to trim branches off of an uprooted pine tree in the 200 block of 7th Avenue Southeast Friday afternoon. His brother, Jason, feeds branches into a wood chipper. Chris Olson / The Sun
Thursday storm cleanup will continue into weekend:
August 20, 2016 - 8:21am
March 11, 2016
The Spiritwood post office flag flies at half-staff Tuesday as required of federal buildings following the death of former first lady Nancy Reagan on Sunday. Spiritwood resident George Quigley's complaint about the flagpole resulting in an order from the Jamestown postmaster to replace it.
George Quigley
Spiritwood post office to replace flagpole after complaint
March 11, 2016 - 10:08am
February 2, 2015
Fire destroys a Spiritwood-area home Saturday evening
February 2, 2015 - 7:10am
November 4, 2014
John M. Steiner / The Sun
Preston Weisenburger, left, and Aaron Volk, both in operations at the Spiritwood Station, have some 11 computer monitors to view to assure smooth operations of the coal-fired plant east of Jamestown.
Going commercial; Coal-fired generating plant now fully operational and online
November 4, 2014 - 7:43am
May 28, 2014
Weather pattern washes out roads
May 28, 2014 - 7:05am
December 17, 2013
Township caps building fee
December 17, 2013 - 8:17am
June 6, 2013
Construction starts on Old Highway 10 east of Spiritwood
June 6, 2013 - 2:44pm
September 13, 2012
Cenex Harvest States Spiritwood Nitrogen Project
September 13, 2012 - 6:32am
EPA approves standards for plant
September 13, 2012 - 6:30am