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Zebra mussels found in Lake Sallie, three other Minnesota lakes
PTSD ride helps support service dogs for veterans
Local artisans opening their studios this weekend
Fall colors greet Headwaters 100 riders this Saturday
Badoura Township celebrates 120 years
Panthers finish third at Mid-State tournament
Panthers, Tigers move up in state polls
Panthers take control down stretch to sink Pirates
Greenway rallies to defeat Tigers
Shorthanded Panthers run at Bagley
Everett Lee Langland
Anton "Tony" Joseph Panek
Donald LeRoy Wilson
Norma Elizabeth Nordstrom
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Basic Business Cents: Image Management
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Who Will Be the Great American Storyteller?
Free screenings of Pine Point documentary this weekend
America's top female quintet performing Sept. 23
Sculpture tour will add to Art Leap experience
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Editorial: League of Women Voters goal is to make democracy work for all
Letter: Global warming plus global cooling equals climate change
Commentary: Drive slow, use extra caution around school zones
Editorial: Take time to discuss suicide prevention
Commentary: Country faces political divide and opposing worldviews
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
September 14, 2015
Court orders environmental study before Sandpiper pipeline can proceed
A judicial panel overturned a state commission decision that a crude oil pipeline across Minnesota is needed, at least until the project's environmental impact can be studied. It was not immediately clear what impact Monday's Minnesota Appeals Court decision could have on construction...
September 14, 2015 - 3:47pm
August 24, 2015
Pipeline's polarized views; Public speaks up on Line 3 pipeline replacement project
The Line 3 replacement argument has a classical risk/benefit analysis for building a crude oil pipeline that would skirt Hubbard County if approved....
August 24, 2015 - 1:16pm
October 10, 2014
Billionaire's divorce could affect Bakken oil field
Thursday marked the end of the epic nine-week divorce trial of Oklahoma’s richest man, oil magnate and Continental Resources CEO Harold Hamm. With billions of dollars of company wealth at stake, the unusually secretive trial could end with the largest divorce judgment in history. During...
October 10, 2014 - 6:07am
September 24, 2014
Dayton: North Dakota needs to make oil safer
By Don Davis Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton latched onto a North Dakotan’s suggestion about how to make oil safer to transport earlier this month and on Tuesday asked North Dakota leaders to take action. Dayton wrote to North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple, Attorney General...
September 24, 2014 - 9:02am
August 26, 2014
Does ND crude need to be stabilized?
By April Baumgarten / Forum News Service DICKINSON, N.D. -- What can be done to keep trains from becoming "Bakken bombs?" It's...
August 26, 2014 - 8:49am
August 7, 2014
ND oil regulators, executives complain Bakken crude's volatility unfairly singled out
By Mike Nowatzki / The Forum North Dakota oil regulators and industry officials expressed bewilderment Wednesday over why a federal agency has singled out Bakken crude oil as more volatile than other U.S. crudes when an industry analysis yielded data similar to a government...
August 7, 2014 - 8:31am
July 15, 2014
Blockbuster Bakken deal may put a bit more oil in traders' hands
A $6 billion takeover to create the biggest oil producer in the Bakken shale may also open up new opportunities for some big traders who ship oil from North Dakota and Montana to market. Over the weekend, Whiting Petroleum said it would acquire Kodiak Oil & Gas, creating...
July 15, 2014 - 11:31am
June 26, 2014
Oil industry says thanks to North Dakota, celebrates million-barrel milestone
By Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service TIOGA, N.D. – The oil industry said “thanks a million” Wednesday to North Dakota. More...
June 26, 2014 - 8:37am
January 2, 2014
Burning question: How to safely ship Bakken oil
By Amy Dalrymple CASSELTON, N.D. -- Casselton Mayor Ed McConnell was a quarter-mile away from the blaze that erupted after Monday’s train...
January 2, 2014 - 8:51am
December 13, 2013
Top regulator says 90 percent of ND oil could move by rail next year
By Mike Nowatzki / The Forum BISMARCK – North Dakota’s top oil regulator said railcars could move up to 90 percent of the oil produced in the state next year as differences in crude prices make rail more lucrative for operators than shipping by pipeline. “We’re expecting...
December 13, 2013 - 11:03am
November 16, 2013
Total Bakken output projected to top 1 million barrels in December
WILLISTON, N.D. – The entire U.S. Williston Basin produced more than 1 million barrels of oil per day in September, driven by another record month of North Dakota oil production. North Dakota produced 931,940 barrels per day, a 2 percent increase over August, according to preliminary...
November 16, 2013 - 10:54am
Winona LaDuke plans to fight North Dakota 'national sacrifice area' in Oil Patch
ST. PAUL – Winona LaDuke plans to use her national notoriety to fight what she says are dangers caused by North Dakota’s oil boom, which...
October 16, 2013 - 7:23am
July 10, 2013
When oil goes boom: Pipeline advocates say Quebec railroad disaster involving ND crude points to need for Keystone XL
By Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service WILLISTON — The Bakken crude involved in the deadly train derailment and explosion in Quebec represents...
July 10, 2013 - 9:28am
March 12, 2013
N.D. Game and Fish uses helicopter to move bighorn sheep away from Oil Patch highway
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department recently deployed a helicopter crew to capture and relocate 12 bighorn sheep in an effort to reduce...
March 12, 2013 - 8:06am
January 21, 2013
Minnesota man dies in accident at hydraulic fracturing site
A Duluth, Minn., man who died in an accident at a hydraulic fracturing site Saturday north of Watford City, N.D., was a family man and Air Force...
January 21, 2013 - 7:26am