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Sierra Club files lawsuit against ND public service commissioners

May 30, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

A citizens’ lawsuit filed Wednesday by the Dacotah Chapter of the Sierra Club and the Dakota Resource Council alleges that North Dakota Public Service commissioners violated federal campaign contribution laws. Continue Reading

Two N.D. organizations threaten lawsuit against two Public Service Commissioners

March 26, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Two North Dakota organizations are threatening to sue if Public Service Commissioners Kevin Cramer and Brian Kalk don’t remove themselves from making decisions about the South Heart Coal mining permit application. Continue Reading

Regulators want more time to review coal mine application

May 6, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK (AP) State regulators said Friday they plan to take more time to review plans to open a new coal mine in southwestern North Dakota after a technical review found hundreds of deficiencies in the application. Continue Reading

Judge denies mine appeal

January 21, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

A request for dismissal of an appeal on a Stark County rezoning decision was recently denied by a Fargo judge and the ruling has brought a coal company into appeal proceedings. Continue Reading

Coal mine finishes application process

January 12, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

After multiple revisions, state officials said Wednesday morning a coal company’s permit application for a nearly 4,600-acre strip coal mine near South Heart is complete and the company also intends to construct a power plant next door. Continue Reading

Coal plant permit back on table

November 4, 2010 in The Dickinson Press

A coal company has re-submitted its application for a strip coal mine three miles west of South Heart after state officials deemed it deficient in April. If all permits are approved, the mine could be North Dakota’s first in 30 years. Continue Reading

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