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Plan for the Patch: Western N.D. lawmakers to discuss early funding bill for 2015 construction season

September 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK –- Four western North Dakota lawmakers have scheduled a press conference here Wednesday to discuss their plan to introduce an early funding bill in January that would give oil-impacted areas a head start on the 2015 construction season.

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Plan for the Patch: Western N.D. lawmakers to discuss early funding bill for 2015 construction season

September 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK –- Four western North Dakota lawmakers have scheduled a press conference here Wednesday to discuss their plan to introduce an early funding bill in January that would give oil-impacted areas a head start on the 2015 construction season.

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CHS to pay $3M a year as largest ND property taxpayer: Committee agrees on payment in lieu of taxes for 20 years

September 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — The planned CHS nitrogen fertilizer plant at Spiritwood will become the largest property taxpayer in North Dakota upon completion even though it is receiving a 20-year tax incentive.
CHS announced Friday it was moving forward with the …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

U.S. promises a new look at oil train dangers: House committee points out test flaws

September 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — U.S. studies of oil train dangers may have underestimated the perils of volatile vapor on the tracks and officials will in the future use precision instruments for more thorough tests, a Transportation Department official said on Tuesd…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Gas pedaling: Leading industrial-gases producer Airgas opens Dickinson retail store

September 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

If a you’re running a little short of oxygen, or other invisible gases, there’s a new store in Dickinson that has some to sell.
Airgas, a producer of atmospheric gases with headquarters in Radnor, Pa., opened its newest facility here June 30 in …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Gas pedaling: Leading industrial-gases producer Airgas opens Dickinson retail store

September 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

If a you’re running a little short of oxygen, or other invisible gases, there’s a new store in Dickinson that has some to sell.
Airgas, a producer of atmospheric gases with headquarters in Radnor, Pa., opened its newest facility here June 30 in …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Naylor to retire from TRNP

September 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

The superintendent of Theodore Roosevelt National Park will retire from her post at the end of October.
Valerie Naylor, who has headed the park for more than 11 years, said her last day will be Oct. 31.
An Oregon native, Naylor said she’ll move o…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Oil impact, funding report to be released next week

September 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — A report on the impacts of oil and gas activity and the funding solutions for western North Dakota will be released Sept. 18, the North Dakota Association of Oil and Gas Producing Counties announced Monday.

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Sun power: Stark County invests in solar-powered speed signs

September 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

A partnership between the Stark County Sheriff’s Department and the Southwest Coalition of Safe Communities is working to decrease incidents of speeding and dangerous driving by installing five solar-powered signs around the region, with more to co…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sun power: Stark County invests in solar-powered speed signs

September 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

A partnership between the Stark County Sheriff’s Department and the Southwest Coalition of Safe Communities is working to decrease incidents of speeding and dangerous driving by installing five solar-powered signs around the region, with more to co…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com