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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 7:05 AM Gulf oil? What really kills birds 8/18/10 at 3:40 PM
Might it fizzle? 8/3/10 at 10:50 AM
N.D. State Board OKs new department at UND to help serve state’s growing need for petroleum engineers
The North Dakota State Board of Higher Education at its teleconference meeting today approved a new Department of Petroleum Engineering at the University of North Dakota. The department will be part o...
1/19/12 at 5:08 PM Harold Hamm -- Richest Oilman in U.S. -- To Visit UND Friday, Dec. 3 12/1/10 at 4:55 PM
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 7:12 AM Thanks for telling us how to drive, (....)! 4/21/11 at 5:36 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 2:20 PM Hyperion PR goes a bit too far 9/22/11 at 9:30 AM
Obama and the oil 6/16/10 at 9:51 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 3:22 PM Wild Wild Williston: Part 2 6/13/11 at 4:38 PM
Oh, Those Summer Nights 6/6/11 at 10:27 AM
Bruce Willis Knitting
I confess: I engage in reckless behavior. Sometimes I salt my food before I taste it. I set the cruise control for two miles over the speed limit. If the headache's bad enough, I'll take two aspi...
5/18/11 at 2:23 PM
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 6:30 AM Almond-Olive Oil Cookies with an Apricot Ribbon 5/15/10 at 7:01 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 8:03 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 5:00 AM Lemon fresh frig 2/17/10 at 5:00 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 3:45 PM Relax, Relax, and Tell The Dog Some Dog Tales 6/14/10 at 7:12 AM
Eat Your Fish and Fish Oil 6/14/10 at 7:05 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 7:05 AM
How Biofuels Could Starve the Poor
Summary: Thanks to high oil prices and hefty subsidies, corn-based ethanol is now all the rage in the United States. But it takes so much supply to keep ethanol production going that the price of corn...
6/21/10 at 4:19 AM
Oil Changing Albedo
Several individuals have inquired in recent weeks asking if the oil in the Gulf of Mexico will impact the weather or hurricane development. More specifically will the oil change the albedo (amount of...
6/16/10 at 5:49 AM
Today's Show Thursday 6/3
The Christopher Gabriel Program: AT&T changing how their Data Plans for Smartphone’s work, will other cell providers follow?; Top Hat, Top Kill, Mud Plugs, and Oil Drenched Dolphins: The BP...
6/3/10 at 3:24 AM
The dreaded parts run
“I’m heading to the grocery store. Need anything?” I asked my husband last weekend. “Yep, run by the auto store for me, will you?” he replied, then rolled his eyes at my ...
3/29/10 at 11:48 PM Whoo hoo, I'm gonna be rich 11/22/09 at 11:05 PM