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U.S. energy venture says its refineries would produce export-ready fuel

June 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – Quantum Energy, a U.S. energy venture, intends to build a network of “micro refineries” that would produce fuel fit for export, an executive said on Friday.

The Williston-based enterprise plans to build five “micro refineries” near ra…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

U.S. energy venture says its refineries would produce export-ready fuel

June 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – Quantum Energy, a U.S. energy venture, intends to build a network of “micro refineries” that would produce fuel fit for export, an executive said on Friday.

The Williston-based enterprise plans to build five “micro refineries” near ra…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Like father, like daughter: Deputy U.S. marshal retires after history-making career

June 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — It’s been a few years since Aldean Lee has been back to the city that houses her alma mater, but she’s been busy making history since then.
The deputy U.S. marshal was the first female chief in the Central District of California, and e…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

North Dakota awarded $7M for affordable housing: Federal funds to be distributed by state

June 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — North Dakota will receive more than $7 million in federal funds for affordable housing and homelessness prevention, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp announced Wednesday.
The money will be given to the state and allocated to different communities t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

North Dakota awarded $7M for affordable housing: Federal funds to be distributed by state

June 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — North Dakota will receive more than $7 million in federal funds for affordable housing and homelessness prevention, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp announced Wednesday.
The money will be given to the state and allocated to different communities t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

U.S. is reviewing its options to help Iraq fight insurgency

June 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama on Friday said the United States is reviewing other options to help assist Iraq deal with an insurgency but that any U.S. action would need to be accompanied by efforts from Iraqi leaders and other neighboring coun…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

U.S. is reviewing its options to help Iraq fight insurgency

June 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama on Friday said the United States is reviewing other options to help assist Iraq deal with an insurgency but that any U.S. action would need to be accompanied by efforts from Iraqi leaders and other neighboring coun…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Survey: Americans mostly positive about modern ag: Consumer concern on food grown using biotechnology increasing

June 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — American consumers are mostly confident in the safety of the U.S. food supply and have a positive view of modern agriculture, a recent survey shows.
They are also not overly concerned about foods grown using biotechnology, but that concern…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Pilot program could fast-track diversion project: Proponents say F-M flood control good candidate for public-private funding deal

May 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — With the fight to federally authorize the Fargo-Moorhead diversion nearly won, advocates must now fight for more than $800 million from the federal government to build the project.
But local officials hope they’ve found a way to build th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Flood diversion project inches toward congressional approval

May 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — Almost a year to the day since the project was initially approved by the U.S. Senate, the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion is finally inching toward final congressional authorization.

The Water Resources Development Act, a package of …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com