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Stark County could have authority to request public land dedication

January 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

New subdivisions in Stark County may be required to dedicate land for public uses including fire halls under an ordinance approved late last year by the County Commission. Continue Reading

Interior sets new drilling rules on public land

May 4, 2012 in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON (AP) The Obama administration said Friday it will for the first time require companies drilling for oil and natural gas on public and Indian lands to publicly disclose chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing operations. Continue Reading

Prime hunting land is target for ‘no net gain’ debate in west central Minn.

April 30, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Kurt Nelson has 80 acres of land in the southeast corner of Pope County that are the kind often touted in the classified ads of outdoor publications as “prime hunting acres.”
Last winter he dished out more than 3,000 bushels of corn to pheasants and deer just outside the back door of his home here. Continue Reading