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Hoeven: UAS test sites needed for safety

December 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

Last week, we saw news stories across the nation featuring new data from the Federal Aviation Administration showing the frequency of near accidents involving unmanned aircraft and commercial flights.
Near accidents are a serious issue, and I believ…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven: UAS test sites needed for safety

December 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

Last week, we saw news stories across the nation featuring new data from the Federal Aviation Administration showing the frequency of near accidents involving unmanned aircraft and commercial flights.
Near accidents are a serious issue, and I believ…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Airport commission picks up pace on renovations plan

November 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport’s master plan hasn’t been approved yet, but already Airport Authority Commission members are being asked about which improvement projects to tackle first.
At a commission meeting Thursday, repres…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Bills to approve Keystone pipeline could be headed to U.S. Senate, House

November 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – Bills to take approval of the contentious Keystone XL pipeline from Canada out of the hands of the Obama administration could be headed for votes in the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.

Democrat Sen. Mary Landrieu, chair of t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hospital blessed: Bishop blesses, dignitaries tour new St. Joseph’s facility

November 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

Local community members, politicians and religious leaders gathered at the new CHI St. Joseph’s Health facility Thursday for a blessing ceremony ahead of the hospital’s Dec. 1 opening date.
Less than a month before the St. Joseph’s medical cli…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven believes Keystone XL can now get 60 votes

November 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

A big night for U.S. Senate Republicans could mean big things for the nation’s energy industry, Sen. John Hoeven said late Tuesday.
The Republicans gained a majority in the Senate on Tuesday. They had a net gain of seven seats, giving them 52 seat…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

More than $23M assigned to heating homes

October 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — More than $23 million in federal energy assistance funds will go to help low-income families, Native American tribes and seniors in North Dakota heat their homes in the winter.
The funding, which includes $5.6 million for Native Ameri…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

More than $23M assigned to heating homes

October 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — More than $23 million in federal energy assistance funds will go to help low-income families, Native American tribes and seniors in North Dakota heat their homes in the winter.
The funding, which includes $5.6 million for Native Ameri…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Republicans push for Keystone XL: GOP leaders say pipeline is a top energy priority

October 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — Republicans plan to put approval of the long-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline on a fast track early next year if they win a U.S. Senate majority in November, finally forcing President Barack Obama to make a tough call on the controvers…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

As clear as mud: EPA, cattle advocates butt heads on proposed Waters of the U.S. rule

September 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

There are definitely two sides when it comes to the controversial Waters of the U.S. rule change proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency.
That was made clear Saturday in Dickinson at the North Dakota Stockmen’s Association Convention and T…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com