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Today's Ask Your Government
Dear Teri, I recently read an article regarding oil money for the people of the state of North Dakota. I live in Hannaford, N.D., and even though it is a town of about 130 people, we live on a very p...
8/4/12 at 6:47 PM Today's Ask Your Government 7/14/12 at 6:40 PM
Sharing oil taxes 7/14/12 at 7:43 AM
SPECIAL REPORT: Review shows state’s Republicans benefiting more from oil and gas contributions than Democrats
FARGO Government and big business dont always make the most logical bedfellows. But in North Dakota, politics and oil go hand-in-hand. With the Bakken boom fueling North Dakotas economy, politicians...
7/16/12 at 9:21 AM Benefits of North Dakota’s oil boom highlight House field hearing 7/14/12 at 2:30 PM
Heitkamp, Cramer unveil new ads 5/14/12 at 8:32 AM
Keep You With Me...
Whether its the casual fan, the die-hard or someone in between, there's a fair number of people peering through NHL Draft guides hoping their favorite team can get the next big thing or big find. Of ...
6/21/12 at 11:21 AM Stationary Robbery... 5/25/12 at 2:50 PM
Pork and Mushroom Sliders
There was a time when olives and olive oil got a bad rap for the amount of fat they contained. It got to the point where olive lovers (myself included) felt guilty about eating them. But in recent ye...
5/31/12 at 1:29 PM
The Good, the Bad and the Abysmally, Painfully Awful
Apparently, the movie Battleship is about as bad as you would have expected it to be. I have a hard time believing any movie could be as bad as Transformers was, but apparently this hits that low mark...
5/23/12 at 12:26 PM News from--and in--the Oil Patch 5/8/12 at 12:00 PM
The Oil Patch: It's Not What You Think 5/7/12 at 3:02 PM
Gerbrandt commits to Bemidji State men's hockey for 2012-13 (with video)
The Bemidji State men's hockey team has received a verbal commitment from Edmonton native Markus Gerbandt for the 2012-13 season according to a press release Friday from the Alberta Junior Hockey Lea...
2/10/12 at 6:16 PM
Reverberations far and wide
A recent decision by U.S. District Court judge Daniel Hovland might very well ring much more broadly than injust our little corner of the world. The issue was whether oil companies operating in North ...
1/20/12 at 6:05 AM Gulf oil? What really kills birds 8/18/10 at 2:40 PM
Might it fizzle? 8/3/10 at 9:50 AM
2012: The Year of Reckoning
If there is a year where judgement day will take place, where our actions of the past will determine our fate in the future and where justice will be served once and for all, this year is it and for ...
1/4/12 at 6:12 AM Thanks for telling us how to drive, (....)! 4/21/11 at 4:36 PM
The Keystone XL pipeline show comes to SD on Thursday
The action today is in Nebraska, yesterday it was Texas. On Thursday, South Dakota will get in on what has become national news on any given day. The National Wildlife Federation, agroup opposed to T...
9/27/11 at 1:20 PM Hyperion PR goes a bit too far 9/22/11 at 8:30 AM
Obama and the oil 6/16/10 at 8:51 AM
Wild Wild Williston: Part III
My hometown of Williston, ND, is definitely in its own little bubble. The entire state of North Dakota pretty much is, but Williston and other boom towns are a breed of their own. I haven't lived in ...
7/18/11 at 2:22 PM Wild Wild Williston: Part 2 6/13/11 at 3:38 PM
Oh, Those Summer Nights 6/6/11 at 9:27 AM
Deconstructed Fried Rice seasoned with homemade Ponzu
Who would think that a beaten egg could be cooked in a metal ladle? Not me. I picked up Issue 53 of Donna Hay magazine the other day. There, on page 161 was a stack of small shallow egg nests looking...
1/28/11 at 5:30 AM Almond-Olive Oil Cookies with an Apricot Ribbon 5/15/10 at 6:01 PM
Discover Who's Hiring
Are you wondering who's hiring? Check out a list of sectors that are expected to see growth in the next wo years. Find out more from the Globe and Mail. ...
11/18/10 at 7:03 AM
Potato Salad Ponderings II
As I touched on yesterday, people can be very touchy about their potato salad, particularly when it comes to the dressing. Mayo or Miracle whip? Yellow mustard or Dijon? I grew up in a Miracle Whip ho...
7/15/10 at 4:00 AM Lemon fresh frig 2/17/10 at 4:00 AM
Slo Niacin, Red Yeast Rice, Fish Oil
What are some alternatives to lowering your cholesterol? I decided to go on Slo Niacin today. Red Yeast Rice is another alternative drug. I take two fish oil pills per day. Cod Liver Oil should be goo...
6/30/10 at 2:45 PM Relax, Relax, and Tell The Dog Some Dog Tales 6/14/10 at 6:12 AM
Eat Your Fish and Fish Oil 6/14/10 at 6:05 AM
America is an unstoppable foreign oil dependency-breaking machine -- unfortunately the machine runs on oil. (Jon Stewart)
The last eight presidents have gone on television and promised to move America towards an energy-independent future. Thanks to Grand Forks pride and joy Jason Schaefer for sharing Jon Stewarts t...
6/23/10 at 6:05 AM