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N.D. governor to announce plans for ‘major’ improvements to parks system, conservation

September 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple will announce plans today to make major improvements to the state’s park system and boost statewide conservation efforts, less than six weeks before North Dakotans decide on a controversial ballot measure that would…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

N.D. governor to announce plans for ‘major’ improvements to parks system, conservation

September 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple will announce plans today to make major improvements to the state’s park system and boost statewide conservation efforts, less than six weeks before North Dakotans decide on a controversial ballot measure that would…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Potts leaves lasting impact on students, community

September 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Even if you didn’t know Bill Potts personally, you probably knew Bill Potts.

He was the volunteer who manned the Salvation Army kettle during Christmas time, giving you a song and dance for your donation.
His was the melodious v…continue reading on dglobe.com

Potts leaves lasting impact on students, community

September 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Even if you didn’t know Bill Potts personally, you probably knew Bill Potts.

He was the volunteer who manned the Salvation Army kettle during Christmas time, giving you a song and dance for your donation.
His was the melodious v…continue reading on dglobe.com

Lawmakers in U.S. oil heartland soften over export ban

September 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW YORK – In the oil drilling and refining heartland of Texas, the debate over U.S. crude exports is no longer a fight over whether a 40-year ban should be lifted. The question now is how soon it will end.

As Washington mulls reversing the ban am…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Lawmakers in U.S. oil heartland soften over export ban

September 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW YORK – In the oil drilling and refining heartland of Texas, the debate over U.S. crude exports is no longer a fight over whether a 40-year ban should be lifted. The question now is how soon it will end.

As Washington mulls reversing the ban am…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Lawmakers hear details of NDSU phishing scam

September 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — North Dakota State University covered about $20,600 in lost wages for employees who fell victim to an email scam in August, according to a report presented to state lawmakers Wednesday that included previously unreleased details about th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

EIA chief: Oil prices would hit $150 a barrel without US shale

September 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — If U.S.-led attacks knock out oil fields controlled by Islamic State militants, petroleum from the American drilling boom could make up for any shortfall on global markets, a report released by a Republican senator said on Wednesday.
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GOP lawmakers pitch 60/40 split of oil production tax revenue to address local needs

September 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Western North Dakota counties struggling to keep pace with oil and gas development would more than double their current take of oil tax revenue under a revised formula pitched by Republican lawmakers Wednesday.

“This will help them …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Letter: Election signs not as pretty as the alternative

September 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Roger Jacobsen, Round Lake

Driving around the city of Round Lake, I’m starting to see campaign signs in the yards. I’m wondering if they are showing the people how they are going to vote or trying to persuade other people how they…continue reading on dglobe.com