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BISMARCK -- As environmentalists decried the decision, North Dakota's lignite coal industry welcomed the U.S.
BISMARCK — North Dakota's attorney general has joined 23 other states in a lawsuit that challenges President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration last month. "The president's unilateral action to suspend laws passed by Congress and bestow legal rights and government benefits upon millions of illegal aliens imposes a financial burden on the states and shows a complete lack of respect for the United States Constitution and his oath of office," Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said in a statement Wednesday. A coalition of 16 states led by Texas Attorney General and Gov.-elec
BISMARCK — North Dakota regulators foisted a new set of standards on the oil industry Tuesday aimed at further separating volatile gases from Bakken crude oil to make it safer for rail transport in the wake of several explosive train derailments. "I think the important point is stabilization is going to occur one way or the other," Gov.
BISMARCK — Oil companies are urging North Dakota regulators to scale back proposed standards for treating crude oil to make it safer for shipment, warning the rules could increase natural gas flaring and emissions, damage equipment and add costs that could threaten some operations. The state Industrial Commission will hold a special meeting at 3 p.m. Tuesday to consider approving the oil conditioning standards, after delaying a decision at its Nov.
The State Water Commission granted permission Friday for Grand Forks to pump additional water from its wastewater lagoons and the Red River to meeting the needs of a proposed fertilizer plant and other industrial users. BISMARCK — The State Water Commission granted permission Friday for Grand Forks to pump additional water from its wastewater lagoons and the Red River to meet the needs of a proposed fertilizer plant and other industrial users. Northern Plains Nitrogen is proposing a $1.85 billion, 340-acre fertilizer plant on the north edge of Grand Forks.
BISMARCK —At Lakes Social Service District in Devils Lake, Rhonda Allery and her staff have seen reports of child abuse or neglect jump from 25 to 40 per month and...
Gov. Jack Dalrymple recommends spending $40 million to remodeland expand the 90-year-old Liberty Memorial Building for use by the North Dakota Supreme Court.
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple outlined a two-year budget proposal Wednesday that continues to chip away at income and property taxes, pours $3 billion into roads and other infrastructure projects...
BISMARCK -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple will present his two-year budget recommendation to the state Legislature today, setting the stage for what one lawmaker predicted will likely be "one of the most momentous sessions in legislative history." Dalrymple will deliver his budget address in the Capitol's House chamber at 10 a.m.