10 hrs ago
The Motley Fool
Stricter Rail Rules Mean More Profits for These MLPs
According to the Association of American Railroads, the number of railcars shipping petroleum products has surged to more than 15,000 carloads a week as of this month, more than double the 7,000-carload average through 2010.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Fargo 's Season 2 will return on FX with all-new cast
FX CEO John Landgraf and Fargo executive producer and writer Noah Hawley spoke about Season 2 of the show Monday at the Television Critics Association Summer 2014 Press Tour.
Millions in former military equipment issued to North Dakota, Minnesota police
Cpl. Rob Buelow, a member of the Grand Forks Regional Swat Team since 2007, and his M4 rifle, which was converted from a military-style M16A.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Minot Daily News
Commissioner: Economy growing - at a healthy pace'
Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger says that North Dakota's economy grew at a healthy pace during the first quarter of 2014, which encompasses January, February, and March.
Air Force Times
Readers' picks: From paradises to morale killers
Air Force Times opened the floor to its readers to get their thoughts on the best and worst bases in the Air Force.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
USA Update Story and Video
North Dakota... a driver falls asleep at the wheel and slams his car into a South Fargo building.
Fargo Bishop: ND human trafficking 'disturbing phenomenon'
The bishop of the Fargo Catholic Diocese says he's deeply troubled by the recent rise in North Dakota human trafficking cases.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
White supremacist moves - quietly - to another small town
Near the end of U.S. 28, past fields of wheat, soybeans and canola, lies a sleepy town where residents are friendly, but a man who recently arrived in town has some not feeling so welcoming.
Los Angeles Times
Mayor at center of Dakota oil boom is optimistic about troubles
Howard Klug, the new mayor of Williston, N.D., must navigate a city that dubs itself "Boomtown, U.S.A." through rapid growth.
Heitkamp & Roberts Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Improve Customer Protections for Farmers & Ranchers
Following the collapses of , the CFTC proposed and finalized customer protection rules to help regulators better recognize trouble in firms before they occur.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Valley News Live
North Dakota Geography Puzzle
Here's one solution: It's called Connected Puzzles. It's a handcrafted creation that features each of the state's 53 counties as an individual puzzle piece.
GOOD: North Dakotan Shale Boom To Surge This Summer. You just...
You just can't keep a good boom down. Oil production from North Dakota's Bakken formation has quintupled over the past five years as drillers employ the dual technologies of hydraulic fracturing and horizontal well drilling to tap previously inaccessible hydrocarbons trapped in shale.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
What's slowing the spread of a North Dakota pipeline spill? Beaver dams.
A house in Mandaree, N.D., on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation. An underground pipeline several miles from Mandaree spewed 1 million gallons of saltwater, an oil production byproduct, into North Dakota's badlands in early July.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Minot Daily News
Larry Erickson was hewn from North Dakota soil, a natural who spent all of his life on the South Prairie farm he loved and his parents established.
Oregon, Washington road deaths plummeting faster than most states
Despite growing populations and having more drivers on the road, Oregon and Washington have seen some of the nation's largest declines in traffic deaths in the past decade, according to a new study.
WTMA-AM North Charleston
Midwest Could Feel Like Fall with Tuesday's Cold Temperatures
Get out that light jacket or warm sweater, Midwest residents: a cool front is coming.
Minot Daily News
Keeping up with the Bakken
But with the Bakken boom - the oil and gas development on the Fort Berthold Reservation and in other areas in western North Dakota - the tribes' council members approved setting up a division specifically for energy.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Turtle Island News
North Dakota saltwater pipeline spill renews call for more monitoring; effort failed last year By Josh Wood And James MacPherson MANDAREE, N.D. - A saltwater spill from an underground pipeline in North Dakota has renewed calls from farmers and environmentalists to require new monitoring to help ensure that such breaches are prevented or caught ... (more)
VA awards ND grant to improve health care access
Hoeven says the grant will fund transportation services for veterans to travel to VA medical centers and other facilities providing VA care.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Near spill, reservation wrestles with oil's impact
Growing up, Ruth Anna Buffalo would follow the dirt track behind her house into the rugged North Dakota badlands, swimming in creeks picketed with beaver dams, finding artifacts and climbing bluffs overlooking Lake Sakakawea.