November 19, 2012 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE(AP) Federal and state agencies are on the cusp of deciding the fate of a long-debated uranium mine in southwestern South Dakota that would produce about 1 million pounds of uranium oxide annually for the next two decades.
August 28, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) North Dakota’s Public Service Commission has received permission to participate in a federal lawsuit challenging its authority to regulate coal mining. Continue Reading
July 18, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK (AP) Development of a gravel mine near the site of Theodore Roosevelt’s historic Badlands ranch in western North Dakota will not continue, a Montana businessman said Wednesday. Continue Reading
May 30, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Wednesday, when part of the closed Homestake Gold Mine officially becomes an underground campus, Lead’s name will be known in scientific circles as the place where the elusive stuff called dark matter might finally be detected. Continue Reading
May 11, 2012 in The Daily Republic
The company that wants to build and operate the mine, Rare Element Resources Ltd., promises high-wage jobs and economic vitality to an area where 40 percent of the population is age 50 or older. Continue Reading
April 26, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) A North Dakota regulator says a potash mining test well site has been cleaned up. Continue Reading
April 20, 2012 in The Daily Republic
RAPID CITY (AP) A South Dakota company is proposing a new gold mining operation in the Black Hills. Continue Reading
April 11, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) North Dakota’s Supreme Court has upheld a land reclamation deal between a coal company and several government agencies.
February 24, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) A company that’s exploring for potash in northwestern North Dakota says things aren’t as promising as officials had hoped. Continue Reading
December 21, 2011 in The Dickinson Press
As the year wraps up and we enter 2012, The Dickinson Press will take you through the top stories that filled its pages. Today we recall No. 9.