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Four sentenced on felony charges
Heinrich announces for Jamestown Mayor
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BLUE JAY BRONZE: JHS third in state team competition
D5 TOURNEY: L-L-M tops Oakes in quarterfinals
Central blanks Red River, advances to state high school hockey title game
Jimmies fall to Minot State
Sports Shorts: M-P-B seeded No. 1 for state
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
Letter to the editor: Port misinformed on effort to restore tax
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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
January 29, 2018
Industry leaders optimistic about policy and renewable fuels growth
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Despite low corn prices, farmers are coming off a successful year for policy and growth in renewable fuels. That was...
January 29, 2018 - 6:39am
Trump told Iowa he'd save ethanol. His EPA chief has other ideas
As he sought votes during last year's Iowa caucuses, candidate Donald Trump courted farmers with praise for ethanol and promises that he would...
September 29, 2017 - 7:06am
September 25, 2017
New bill pushes to allow greater ethanol blends
DICKINSON, N.D.—Corn and oil may sound like an unpleasant cocktail, but blending ethanol and gasoline has resulted in savings for consumers...
September 25, 2017 - 6:21pm
August 8, 2017
Trump might start trade war with Brazil over ethanol imports
President Donald Trump's America First rhetoric is doing no favors for U.S. ethanol producers, who are hoping to avoid a trade fight with fuel...
August 8, 2017 - 4:48pm
June 16, 2017
Manager: DSA running above capacity
The Dakota Spirit AgEnergy ethanol plant is running above capacity and entirely on locally grown corn, according to Derik Marquart, DSA plant manager. "Things are going well," he told the Spiritwood Energy Park Association Board of Directors Thursday during its regular meeting. "We're...
June 16, 2017 - 6:33am
June 14, 2017
Leaders to testify for waiver to allow higher amonts of ethanol in fuel
A change in regulations controlling the amount of ethanol in fuel
June 14, 2017 - 6:42am
April 10, 2017
Tharaldson hits billionth gallon of ethanol, announces expansion
CASSELTON, N.D. — Tharaldson Ethanol quietly marked its 1 billionth gallon of fuel ethanol production last week. The company also announced...
April 10, 2017 - 11:30am
March 15, 2017
New, safer U.S. rail cars gather dust even as ethanol trains grow longer
NEW YORK -- While crossing a small wooden bridge in northwestern Iowa last Thursday, March 9, 20 rail tank cars in a mile-long train transporting...
March 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
March 13, 2017
Potential RFS changes upset biofuels industries
WASHINGTON — Rumors of potential changes to the Renewable Fuel Standard are creating some concerns in the biofuels industries. Renewable Fuels Association President and CEO Bob Dinneen has reported a White House official told him a coming executive order would move the "point...
March 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 10, 2017
Ethanol train derails, bursts into flames in Iowa
NEW YORK -- More than two dozen tank cars hauling ethanol derailed Friday morning, March 10, in northwestern Iowa, causing some to catch fire and sending an unknown volume of the biofuel into a nearby creek, according to the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board. There were no...
March 10, 2017 - 1:40pm
February 28, 2017
White House denies Trump order on biofuels program, sows market confusion
The White House on Tuesday, Feb. 28, denied that President Donald Trump planned to issue an executive order to change the national biofuels program,...
February 28, 2017 - 3:24pm
February 21, 2017
Trump seeks to quell ethanol industry worry as Pruitt enters EPA
SAN DIEGO - President Donald Trump on Tuesday assured ethanol industry advocates of their importance in U.S. energy strategy in an apparent bid to quell concerns over potential changes to policies that mandate the use of such renewable fuels.
February 21, 2017 - 8:00pm
February 19, 2017
Gas prices expected to make springtime increase soon
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Gasoline prices soon are expected to make their annual springtime jump, which likely will bring them to this year's highest...
February 19, 2017 - 5:37pm
August 4, 2016
U.S. ethanol industry finds sweet deals in Brazil as sugar prices soar
NEW YORK/SAO PAULO - U.S. ethanol plants and traders are rushing to sell biofuel to Brazil as tightening supplies and logistics in the South American market give the world's top producer a rare opportunity to ship south during the peak sugar cane harvest, sources said.
August 4, 2016 - 11:53am
August 2, 2016
U.S. should probe price spike in biofuels credits -ethanol group
CHICAGO - U.S. derivatives regulators and environmental officials should probe for possible manipulation in the market for U.S. biofuels credits after prices surged for unknown reasons, an association representing the ethanol industry has said.
August 2, 2016 - 2:34pm