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April 18, 2014
Judge strikes down Minnesota rules on out-of-state power plants
ST. PAUL — A federal judge has blocked restrictions set by the state of Minnesota that tried to limit businesses in North Dakota and other states from building coal-fired power plants and selling the electricity in Minnesota. The ruling issued Friday found that Minnesota’s...
News / business
April 18, 2014 - 9:52pm
April 11, 2014
NDSU professor uses equine therapy to help children
SENTINEL BUTTE, N.D. — A North Dakota State University professor is using horses to help modify the behavior of children with troubled backgrounds, and it seems to be working. Erika Berg, an assistant professor for NDSU’s equine studies program, has teamed up with the child...
April 11, 2014 - 9:57pm
Mankato man accused of rape after sorority party
FARGO, N.D. — A Mankato man is accused of raping a female Minnesota State University Moorhead student at a hotel here last spring after a sorority formal. Taylor Jerrod Pederson, 22, was charged Thursday in Cass County District Court with one count of gross sexual imposition,...
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April 11, 2014 - 9:17pm
March 14, 2014
Flooded well spills into river
TRENTON, N.D. — Oil from one well has spilled into floodwaters near the confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri rivers, where the rising waters threaten a total of 38 oil wells. North Dakota officials did an aerial inspection Friday and counted nine wells that are inundated...
March 14, 2014 - 9:54pm
March 7, 2014
High schools parents want more communication with school leaders after fire
DICKINSON, N.D. — Trinity High School has a new leader in place and a nomadic class schedule ready to start again on Monday, but some...
News / education
March 7, 2014 - 9:45pm
February 23, 2014
Where the wealth goes
FARGO, N.D. — Some businesses that cater to the wealthy are feeling a flush of success, thanks in part to North Dakota’s new millionaires. A recent report found North Dakota has one of the fastest growing rates of millionaires in the U.S., largely due to oil production and...
February 23, 2014 - 9:56pm
February 14, 2014
Crew works to regain control of North Dakota oil well
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Crews were working Friday to regain control of an oil well south of Watford City after a blowout prompted 15 workers to flee for safety. The oil well blowout occurred Thursday after a piece of equipment failed at a well about seven miles north of the Theodore...
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February 14, 2014 - 9:47pm
February 3, 2014
Farm bill draws mixed reviews
By Mikkel Pates and Jerry Hagstrom, Forum News Service FARGO, N.D. — The conference committee farm bill offers long-term certainty, but garnered mixed reactions from producers and agriculture industry officials in the Upper Midwest, some of whom lost on key points. The House...
News / agriculture
February 3, 2014 - 9:51pm
January 31, 2014
Report: No pipeline means no oil by rail
AMY DALRYMPLE Forum News Service Without the Keystone XL Pipeline, as many as 14 additional trains carrying crude oil could come through North Dakota and Minnesota every day, according to a report released Friday on the pipeline. The U.S. State Department issued its final Environmental...
January 31, 2014 - 9:58pm
January 30, 2014
Bond set at $2 million for homicide defendant
WILLISTON, N.D. — A judge here set bond at $2 million Thursday for a man charged with murder in connection with the death of a man whose body was found with a mattress earlier this week. Tovias Cerna Carrillo, 48, is accused of fatally shooting Juan L. Palacios, 51, on Jan. 18...
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January 30, 2014 - 10:02pm
Grand Forks attorney charged with conspiracy to murder informant
GRAFTON, N.D. — Longtime Grand Forks criminal defense attorney Henry Howe was arrested Thursday and charged here with conspiring to murder a confidential informant who is a key witness against one of his clients in a drug case. Wearing shackles and jail clothes at his bond hearing...
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January 30, 2014 - 9:40pm
January 21, 2014
As other see it: Fashionable regulation
The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead In a turnaround, they all seem to be embracing regulation. Isn’t it amazing how nearly everyone involved with railroad trains that move crude oil have become acolytes of regulation? And of all things, industry and its reliable allies in government...
January 21, 2014 - 10:01pm