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No Dakota-Type Minnesota Pipeline Protest, Yet
A controversial northern Minnesota oil pipeline is not about to become the site of a protest like that seen for months in North Dakota. At least not yet. "We are still quite a ways away from that," ...
7/7/17 at 9:24 AM Railroads promise more rail safety money 5/5/16 at 9:28 AM
Hot-button issues surface 4/29/16 at 9:17 AM
Faces of the Boom: Workers Adjust to Meet Changing Demands in ND’s Oil Fields
WILLISTON, N.D. -- In Karolin Jappes first year as emergency manager in McKenzie County, she responded to five explosions at oil and gas facilities. Most concerning to Jappe was that four of the five...
5/27/17 at 8:00 AM UPDATED: Heitkamp Influenced by Tribe’s Position as Senate Fails to Repeal Federal Methane Rule 5/10/17 at 5:39 PM
ND Legislators Plan Study of Gas Royalty Deductions 4/26/17 at 7:24 PM
Maybe the Solution for Oil Industry Spill Reporting Is Categories
North Dakota has a problem with the way it reports oil industry spills. Lots and lots of tiny, contained spills are documented by the state and the inclusion of that data in statistical analysis can l...
1/12/17 at 10:54 AM Legislation Would Let Lawmakers Void Expensive Oil and Gas Regulations 1/10/17 at 1:33 PM
John Andrist: Something New, Anything New 12/22/16 at 10:14 AM
LISTEN: ‘I Will Never Submit to Any Pipeline to Go Through My Homeland’
Standing Rock tribal elder Phyllis Young was among the last to speak at a meeting between the tribal council and representatives of Energy Transfer Partners back in September of 2014. Yes, the tribal...
11/30/16 at 8:44 PM AUDIO: N.D. Gov. Jack Dalrymple on budget cuts 2/2/16 at 1:18 PM
AUDIO: N.D. Mineral Resources Director Lynn Helms takes issue with my column 12/17/15 at 6:11 PM
Sailboat Thoughts for Father's Day
Happy Father's Day -- make it more than a day. Maybe you own a sailboat, and maybe you don't. But the beauty of the human imagination -- and fine art -- is that we are free in our minds to sail wher...
6/17/15 at 12:44 PM Looking for Things That Are Worth Finding 2/3/15 at 2:29 PM
Christians: Do It Your Way, Not Tradition's 11/5/14 at 7:00 PM
Oil and Water Issues: An Artist Perspective
Oil and Water: A Printmaking Exchange -On display through March 14, 2015 The use or misuse of our natural resources is an issue that generates much debate. This dialog is particularly important toda...
2/18/15 at 12:57 PM
UND College of Engineering & Mines to be honored at upcoming 2014 World Oil Awards
The University of North Dakota College of Engineering & Mines has been chosen as a beneficiary of the 2014 World Oil Awards. The annual awards program highlights the best and brightest in the ups...
9/18/14 at 11:47 AM North Dakota Industrial Commission Oil & Gas Division hearing to be held at UND 11/8/13 at 11:24 AM
Like father, like father, like son: UND alum and third-generation North Dakotan Joel Brown continues family legacy in oil industry 8/20/13 at 2:52 PM
Bow Tie Pasta with Basil and Tomatoes - A Vegetarian Meal
Bow Tie Pasta with Basil and Tomatoes (Adapted from: The New Mayo Clinic Cookbook; Farfalle with Fresh Tomato Sauce) This recipe has become an easy favorite in our family as there is minimal prep and ...
2/21/14 at 9:47 AM Coconut Oil 2/6/14 at 11:35 AM
Vegetarian Broccoli Cheese Soup 5/5/13 at 4:29 PM
Mailloux Gallery Features Artwork of FPS Teacher of the Year
Please join Fargo Public Schools Teacher of the Year, North High Language Arts instructor, and artist David Midgarden for an artists reception and the official gallery show opening of his artwork on T...
11/18/13 at 5:45 PM
Winterize Your Outdoor Tools Before Hibernation Season
A good craftsman takes care of his tools and makes sure they are properly stored for the colder months. We are now at that stage of limbo when fall comes one day and winter the next. Your outdoor powe...
11/8/13 at 11:22 AM
Meeting regarding Killdeer Mountain and State Trust lands
Anne Marguerite Coyle, a biological consultant and researcher for the N.D. Golden Eagle Project, sent out a news release Thursday encouraging conservation-minded people in western North Dakota to atte...
1/10/13 at 10:28 AM Online petition aims to bring awareness to the Badlands 3/29/12 at 10:21 AM
Land board withdraws sensitive lands from mineral lease auction 2/3/12 at 2:50 PM
On his final ride, Harold Ennis, 94, 'smiled all the way'
By Mike Brue On a pleasant August day this year, Harold Ennis got a good, long look at the miles of northwest North Dakota countrysidearound Tagus,the now-unincorporated North Dakotatown wher...
12/17/12 at 11:02 PM
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota welcomes two employees in Dickinson office
By Denise Pinkney Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota is committed to providing local service to all of its members, whether they live in Wahpeton or Washburn. Thats why wed like to introduce you ...
8/31/12 at 1:03 PM
The Good, the Bad and the Abysmally, Painfully Awful
Apparently, the movie Battleship is about as bad as you would have expected it to be. I have a hard time believing any movie could be as bad as Transformers was, but apparently this hits that low mark...
5/23/12 at 1:26 PM News from--and in--the Oil Patch 5/8/12 at 1:00 PM
The Oil Patch: It's Not What You Think 5/7/12 at 4:02 PM
2012: The Year of Reckoning
If there is a year where judgement day will take place, where our actions of the past will determine our fate in the future and where justice will be served once and for all, this year is it and for ...
1/4/12 at 7:12 AM Thanks for telling us how to drive, (....)! 4/21/11 at 5:36 PM