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3 Minn. teens arrested after 2 school threats
Options vary for UND in potential president search
Investigators pinpoint cause of fuel tank fire in West Fargo, company says
First of DAPL deer poaching cases resolved
White nationalist 'shocked' by Fargo Republican group's vote to kick him out
crime and courts
Do you feel guilty about sharing your TV streaming login? Don't.
Jimmy Kimmel rips Parkland conspiracy theorists and Trump Jr.
'Bach and The Beatles' concert mixes classic and contemporary
ESPN, FOX pursuing Peyton Manning as prime-time analyst, reports say
Headliners announced for 2018 ND State Fair
Everyone take a deep breath. Your Instant Pot pressure cooker has not been recalled.
This man's brain tumor was so big that it 'sat like a head on top of another head'
Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
Marilyn Hagerty: Women's hockey brings joy and warmth
Marilyn Hagerty: Women's hockey brings joy and warmth
American curlers, including UND's Joe Polo, win Olympic gold
Central blanks Red River, advances to state high school hockey title game
Friday''s local scoreboard
UND gives up three-goal lead, loses to Miami in OT
Friday's local clipboard
Shane H. Burthold
Clifford W. Guindon
Joanne Margaret Stallings
Robert "Bob" John Skaar
Brad Dokken: Two more crazy antler encounters
Rydell candlelight ski event promises to be a real hoot
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Doug Leier: Midwinter waterfowl surveys provide important, big-picture info on ducks and geese
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Letter: President's job: Protect the Constitution
Letter: Letter-writer was being overly simplistic
Viewpoint: Clarifying how rural electric happens
We must admit it: This is who we are
Supporting Denny McNamara
Gladyce V. Olson
Severe Weather Announcements (10)
energy and mining
February 23, 2018
Northland utility crews take expertise to Puerto Rico
MARICAO, Puerto Rico—Faced with going into a 1,000-foot-deep ravine to fix a power line near Maricao, Puerto Rico, Minnesota Power linemen...
February 23, 2018 - 6:18pm
February 22, 2018
Oneok announces new gas processing plant for Bakken core
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Oneok announced this week it will construct a natural gas processing plant in McKenzie County, another project that...
February 22, 2018 - 5:54pm
February 21, 2018
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Some Republicans have very slowly come around to an idea that is anathema to their less-is-more governing philosophy: raising the federal tax...
February 21, 2018 - 11:32am
February 20, 2018
New pipeline proposed for Bakken natural gas liquids
BISMARCK—A new pipeline system proposed by Andeavor Logistics would transport growing volumes of natural gas liquids from the core of the...
February 20, 2018 - 9:49pm
Electric cars sales, efficiency continue to grow
DULUTH—If Northlanders really wanted to be like Norwegians we'd stow the cross-country skis and stoic love of cold and buy a Tesla. Norway...
February 20, 2018 - 7:27pm
Minnkota Power wraps up move into new headquarters in Grand Forks
Karen Thingelstad calls Minnkota Power Cooperative's new headquarters in Grand Forks enlightening, literally. "There is so much natural light...
February 20, 2018 - 7:08pm
February 15, 2018
Allete reports solid 2017, cost-cutting for 2018
DULUTH—Corporate leaders of Allete Inc., the Duluth-based parent company of Minnesota Power, said Thursday, Feb. 15, that they will take...
February 15, 2018 - 6:20pm
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 7, 2018
MDU Resources Group reports earnings increase, tax benefit
BISMARCK—MDU Resources Group is reporting a $39.5 million tax benefit in the fourth quarter of 2017 from federal tax reform and is expected to return a portion to customers. With the reduction of the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 21 percent on Jan. 1, MDU's construction...
February 7, 2018 - 5:31pm
February 6, 2018
Lawsuits, contested case hearings could decide final outcome for Polymet permit
DULUTH—After 13 years, millions of dollars and a winding path through regulatory scrutiny, Minnesota's first-ever copper mine might be on the verge of its last-ever public hearings. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and Pollution Control Agency will hold open-house...
February 6, 2018 - 7:59pm
February 5, 2018
ND regulators monitoring saltwater spill near Killdeer
KILLDEER, N.D. — The North Dakota Oil and Gas Division is monitoring a spill that occurred last week at a saltwater disposal well about 25...
February 5, 2018 - 4:49pm
February 2, 2018
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
GRAND FORKS—Don't be fooled by North Dakota's comparatively flat terrain, says John Bluemle, retired North Dakota state geologist. The...
February 2, 2018 - 4:57pm
February 1, 2018
Why are gas prices going up?
FARGO—There's an unsettling and unwelcoming trend settling into the region and it's not expected to go away anytime soon, according to...
February 1, 2018 - 4:52pm
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