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ND panel takes input on measures to reduce natural gas flaring
BISMARCK -– As a doctor who majored in chemistry, Lyle Best said he can’t help but wonder about the potential health effects of the plumes of flame and large clouds of black smoke that frequently belch from two oil well flares about 200 yards upwind of his house near Watford City.
Wednesday, April, 23, 2014 - Forum News Service, INFORUM - First News

Newcomers enter race to be boomtown mayor
WILLISTON -– Williston is the fastest-growing small city in America, and two among the thousands of new residents want to be the town’s mayor.
Monday, April, 21, 2014 - Forum News Service, INFORUM - First News

Iran, world powers to start work on nuclear drafts next month
DUBAI - Iran and world powers will begin work drafting a long-term settlement of Iran's disputed nuclear programme at expert-level talks in New York next month, the official state news agency IRNA reported on Sunday.
Sunday, April, 20, 2014 - WDAY - News

False fire alarm near train tracks in Moorhead
Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - A scare Friday in Moorhead as fire crews were called to a possible oil rail car fire behind Target around noon.
Saturday, April, 19, 2014 - WDAY - News

American Indian environmentalists battle Sandpiper pipeline, propose route down I-29 in ND and I-94 in Minnesota
ST. PAUL –- An American Indian environmental group led by nationally known Winona LaDuke is fighting a northern Minnesota oil pipeline. Honor the Earth officials say the Sandpiper pipeline is planned to go near or through some of the most environmentally fragile areas of the state, including the country’s largest wild rice bed.
Friday, April, 18, 2014 - Forum News Service, INFORUM - First News

ND has lowest 'food insecurity' rate in nation; Minnesota second
FARGO -– North Dakota is keeping its low-income residents better fed than other states, according to a national hunger relief charity. In 2012, North Dakota had the lowest rate of food insecurity in the nation at 7.7 percent, followed by Minnesota at 10.7 percent, according to a report by Feeding America, which used data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Friday, April, 18, 2014 - Forum News Service, INFORUM - First News

Growing concern among ag producers about availability of rail cars for fertilizer and crops
Even before farmers get into their fields, there is growing concern over railroads being able to transport those crops to market.
Thursday, April, 17, 2014 - WDAZ - News

Pipeline leaks saltwater in Badlands south of Medora
MEDORA, ND -– Continental Resources will submit a plan to clean up a pipeline leak that spilled about 560 barrels of saltwater in the Badlands about 10 miles south of here, the North Dakota Department of Health said.
Wednesday, April, 16, 2014 - Forum News Service, INFORUM - First News

Oil Patch truck driver charged with illegal dumping
WILLISTON -– Criminal charges have been filed against a truck driver accused of illegally dumping oilfield waste in western North Dakota, and the trucking company he worked for could face more than $1 million in civil penalties, officials said Tuesday.
Wednesday, April, 16, 2014 - Forum News Service, INFORUM - First News

U.S. Senator Al Franken discusses slowing sugar production
U.S. Senator Al Franken was in East Grand Forks Tuesday to address an issue that could impact thousands of Minnesota and North Dakota sugar jobs.
Wednesday, April, 16, 2014 - WDAZ - News

U.S. Secretary of Energy responds to Cramer inquiry on hydraulic fracturing research
BISMARCK, N.D. – U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz has responded to an inquiry made by Congressman Kevin Cramer last week at a hearing of the U.S. House Science, Space and Technology Committee. Cramer asked about the status of a research plan due to Congress over a year ago. An interagency working group to coordinate and plan agency research on unconventional oil and natural gas attained from hydraulic fracturing was announced in April 2012.
Monday, April, 14, 2014 - WDAZ - News

Hoeven: BNSF to dedicate resources to fertilizer delivery
The largest railroad company serving North Dakota will devote unit trains and crews to deliver fertilizer ahead of the spring planting season, Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., said this morning.
Monday, April, 14, 2014 - Grand Forks Herald - News

Two local filmmakers telling the story of living in the heart of Oil Country
Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Two local filmmakers are telling the story of what it's like living in the heart of oil country.
Sunday, April, 13, 2014 - WDAY - 5

Decision on power line through N.D. battlefield study area delayed
BISMARCK –- State utility regulators on Wednesday delayed action on a controversial plan to run about 200 miles of high-voltage power lines across part of western North Dakota – including the study area of an 1864 battle between American Indians and Army soldiers.
Thursday, April, 10, 2014 - Forum News Service, Grand Forks Herald - First News

Ag commissioner Goehring survives GOP endorsement challenge
MINOT -– North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring survived a hard-fought challenge from Warwick nurse and rancher Judy Estenson for the Republican Party’s endorsement on Sunday at the GOP State Convention in Minot.
Monday, April, 07, 2014 - Forum News Service, INFORUM - First News

Oil refineries gaining steam in ND, but won’t replace shipping
Williston, ND - While the United States hasn
Sunday, April, 06, 2014 - WDAY - News

Series of earthquakes strikes Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, OK - Earthquakes rattled residents in Oklahoma on Saturday, the latest in a series that have put the state on track for record quake activity this year, which some seismologists say may be tied to oil and gas exploration.
Saturday, April, 05, 2014 - WDAY - News

Debate: As safety questions persist, crude oil transportation modes show differing records
Fargo, ND - As the national debate over the safety of crude oil transportation continues to swirl, two high-profile North Dakota incidents illustrate the risks associated with moving the commodity.
Saturday, April, 05, 2014 - WDAY - News

Agents: Grand Forks pharmacist stole, peddled pain pills
A former pharmacist is accused of stealing more than 2,000 painkiller pills from the Grand Forks drug store he managed and peddling them to others.
Saturday, April, 05, 2014 - Grand Forks Herald - News

Rail safety concerns prompt multi-state training center idea for Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS -- Prompted by rail safety concerns, Grand Forks city leaders are in the early stages of possibly expanding the local first responders training center to have a wider, multi-state regional scope.
Tuesday, April, 01, 2014 - Charly Haley, Grand Forks Herald - First News

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