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Foundry that cast Great Seal for ND Capitol calls it quits

October 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Long after Metal Arts Inc. has filled its last order, the signs and plaques it makes from aluminum and bronze will endure, perhaps nowhere more prominently than inside the North Dakota Capitol in Bismarck.
Against a wall of black marble…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Measure 5 backers file complaint over ads by oil industry group: Campaigns on conservation issue continue to pick at each other’s ads

October 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Backers of a North Dakota ballot measure that would create a conservation fund with oil tax revenue complained Thursday that the American Petroleum Institute’s campaign ads against the measure violate state law.

Steve Adair, chairma…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Measure 5 backers file complaint over ads by oil industry group: Campaigns on conservation issue continue to pick at each other’s ads

October 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Backers of a North Dakota ballot measure that would create a conservation fund with oil tax revenue complained Thursday that the American Petroleum Institute’s campaign ads against the measure violate state law.

Steve Adair, chairma…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Capitol Café to reopen after $1.1M overhaul

October 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Come Monday, at least one area of North Dakota state government will see a marked improvement in efficiency: the cafeteria.
The Capitol Café reopens next week after a $1.1 million face-lift — the first since it moved to its present l…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Missing 8-foot boa constrictor captured in Bismarck home

October 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Police say an 8-foot-long boa constrictor that escaped its enclosure in a Bismarck home earlier this week was found Thursday in an air vent in the home.
Residents of the home noticed Wednesday morning that their boa constrictor had esca…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Missing 8-foot boa constrictor captured in Bismarck home

October 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Police say an 8-foot-long boa constrictor that escaped its enclosure in a Bismarck home earlier this week was found Thursday in an air vent in the home.
Residents of the home noticed Wednesday morning that their boa constrictor had esca…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Boa constrictor gets loose in Bismarck

October 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Police were going door-to-door in a Bismarck neighborhood Wednesday to inform residents that an 8-foot-long boa constrictor had escaped its enclosure sometime overnight.
Police believed that the snake was most likely still somewhere ins…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Letter: API diminishes what Measure 5 would accomplish

October 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

The American Petroleum Institute is sponsoring their own website, www.noon5.org, to smear North Dakota’s new conservation initiative, the Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks Amendment.
API is a big-time, Washington, D.C., lobbying group for big oil. S…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Letter: API diminishes what Measure 5 would accomplish

October 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

The American Petroleum Institute is sponsoring their own website, www.noon5.org, to smear North Dakota’s new conservation initiative, the Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks Amendment.
API is a big-time, Washington, D.C., lobbying group for big oil. S…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Poll: Many voters undecided on races, measures

October 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK ­â€” With absentee voting already under way and the election less than a month out, large segments of likely North Dakota voters remain undecided about several key races and ballot measures, according to a statewide poll commissioned by …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com