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Feds won't grant permission to finish controversial pipeline
Law enforcement urges peace during pipeline protests
Mills drops request for election recount in 8th District race
18 Online program an opportunity for high school teachers to earn college credits
Osage gun range expansion divides small community
Defense delivers as Panthers win opener
Up-tempo style key to Panthers' success
Kennedy scores game-winner in overtime
Nevis girls fall in overtime in opener
Peterson scores 30 as Braves win opener
Dorothy Hazel Meyer
Carmella Ann Blanchard
Delmar L. Zeller
Deloris Marvel Steinberg
Menahga construction company working on DL hotel
The Sales process: Create pull before you push
SWI Interiors of Osage holds open house showcasing new addition
TruStar to expand Park Rapids branch
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Winter fairytale will be staged at Park Rapids Area High School
Christmas Story Contest: An Enterprise tradition
Medici Project awarded to young pianist
Classic Chorale set to perform
Teens share traditional Ojibwe dance
Snowmobilers: Use caution when trails open Dec. 1
Find winter crappie spots now
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Midwest hunters are playing an integral role in the management of the excessive snow geese population
Sure bet walleyes: Big baits
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Commentary: Menahga needs to invest in school expansion, future programming
Letter: Preserve College in the high school
Commentary: Gorgeous legs in the White House
Letter: Social isolation problematic during winter season
Bust your holiday budget already?
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
March 14, 2014
January ND oil production 'somewhat disappointing'; winter weather delays progress toward 1 million barrels per day
By Amy Dalrymple / The Forum WILLISTON, N.D. – Windy January weather contributed to a less than 1 percent increase in North Dakota oil production, likely delaying the much-anticipated 1 million barrel a day milestone until spring. North Dakota produced an average of 933,128...
March 14, 2014 - 7:56am
November 25, 2013
Mail for rural Williston stacks up after postal workers quit
By Amy Dalrymple / The Forum WILLISTON — Mail carriers here will work today to catch up on a backlog of undelivered mail to rural Williston residents after four local U.S. Postal Service employees suddenly quit, a spokesman said Saturday. Williston carriers have been unable...
November 25, 2013 - 9:01am
October 24, 2013
Company should have been warned of ND pipeline trouble, regulator says
By Mike Nowatzki / The Forum BISMARCK – A federal regulator says preliminary test results showing a problem with the oil pipeline that leaked more than 20,000 barrels of Bakken crude should have been available to the company before the leak was discovered. “It is completely...
October 24, 2013 - 7:54am
October 16, 2013
Inspection before oil spill near Tioga showed a 'serious problem'
By Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service TIOGA, N.D. – An inspection of a pipeline that leaked 20,600 barrels of oil near here showed a “serious...
October 16, 2013 - 7:25am
October 15, 2013
N.D. lawmakers question oil spill notification
BISMARCK – North Dakota lawmakers questioned state officials Monday about the response to the worst oil spill since the state’s current energy boom began, with one state regulator describing it as a “breakdown and delay of notification.” The underground pipeline break near...
October 15, 2013 - 7:37am
October 14, 2013
Tioga, N.D., oil spill drawing media visits; cleanup will take months
By AmyDalrymple / The Forum TIOGA, N.D. – As crews continue cleaning up after a pipeline break spilled 20,600 barrels of oil near here, more national media outlets are finding their way to the site in northwest North Dakota. Farmer Steve Jensen, who discovered the spill...
October 14, 2013 - 7:28am
September 26, 2013
Power company plan could speed progress of Bakken oil pipelines
By Any Dalrymple / Forum News Service BISMARCK – A Duluth, Minn., energy company announced Wednesday it plans to create an energy corridor that could efficiently transport oil and natural gas produced in North Dakota and reduce natural gas flaring. ALLETE, an energy company...
September 26, 2013 - 10:47am
September 18, 2013
ND mineral resources director says Bakken in for some 'turbulence'
By Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service GRAND FORKS — North Dakota is projected to ultimately produce just under 1.6 million barrels of oil...
September 18, 2013 - 8:26am
August 1, 2013
Stripper says don't believe everything you read about Williston
By Amy Dalrymple / The Forum WILLISTON, N.D. – When stripper Susan Shepard started dancing in Williston in 2007, men were often surprised...
August 1, 2013 - 8:47am
July 31, 2013
North Dakota crime up 7.9 percent in 2012
By T.J. Jerke / Forum News Service BISMARCK – The state’s top attorney on Tuesday unveiled 2012 statistics he said are “not a rosy report for crime in North Dakota.” Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem released the annual report his office compiled from 52 sheriff’s departments...
July 31, 2013 - 8:19am
May 28, 2013
Rookie officers in Oil Patch get ‘thrown into the mix’
WILLISTON, N.D. — Cops in the Oil Patch say one year of experience there is what they’d see in five years elsewhere. As North Dakota’s...
May 28, 2013 - 7:48am
May 3, 2013
Oil Patch horse 'Frac Daddy' has long shot at Derby
By Amy Dalrymple / The Forum WILLISTON — When it came time for two Montana oilmen to name their horse, Frac Daddy was a natural choice. Petroleum...
May 3, 2013 - 8:00am
April 30, 2013
Federal study shows Oil Patch has twice as much oil as earlier thought
BISMARCK — Government data released Tuesday show that 7.4 billion barrels of oil could be recovered from two massive shale formations spanning parts of the Dakotas and Montana, nearly double the amount previously estimated for the region. The new number from the U.S. Geological...
April 30, 2013 - 6:00pm
April 26, 2013
Fracking away the water: Report warns of dwindling supply due to ND oil industry
By Bryan Horwath / Dickinson Tribune A scathing report issued Thursday by the Western Organization of Resource Councils says water used in the process of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is reaching a crisis point in Western states. The regional network of organizations’ 37-page...
April 26, 2013 - 11:44am
April 23, 2013
Dickinson property values leap after assessment
By Bryan Horwath / Dickinson Press - DICKINSON, N.D. — In real estate, there is a common saying based on the importance of “location, location, location” when assessing market value. Apparently, the location people are talking about is Dickinson. The city on Friday sent out...
April 23, 2013 - 7:55am