From car lots to city budgets, cheap oil means change

...that some expected oilfield hiring in North Dakota and Texas may not happen.In ways large...of our philosophy."In states like North Dakota, Oklahoma and Texas, which have reaped...said Ron Ness, president of the North Dakota Petroleum Council, which represents...
Hermes hits the big 100

...words, today is her 100th birthday.A well-known teacher and dedicated friend to many, she left her home in southern North Dakota to move to Juneau in 1948. With her lifelong companion Avis Aamot, who died in 2001, she went to college at Moorhead State...
Sports On TV for Friday, Jan. 9, 2015.

...Butler at St. John's SATURDAY, JANUARY 10COLLEGE FOOTBALL9 a.m., ESPN2 - NCAA, FCS, playoffs, championship, North Dakota St. vs. Illinois St., at Frisco, Texas10:30 a.m., NBCSN - Medal of Honor Bowl, National Team vs. American Team...
Sports On TV for Dec. 19

...vs. Wisconsin-Whitewater, at Salem, Va.4 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA, FCS, playoffs, semifinal, Sam Houston St. at North Dakota St.MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL3 p.m., FS1 - Saint Mary's (Cal) at St. John's5 p.m., FSN - Ark.-Pine Bluff...
Tribes tread carefully into pot discussions

...Dave Archambault II, chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux in North Dakota and South Dakota, said his tribe might consider cultivating...Eugene Johnson in Seattle, Blake Nicholson in Bismarck, North Dakota, and Michael Melia in Hartford, Connecticut, contributed...
Left of the limelight

...never thought it would be a career."She had been studying to be a mechanical engineer, but after marrying and moving to North Dakota her path veered in a different direction.She started signing with her church choir to keep her skills up, then a friend...
Report on tribal youth and violence urges action

...committee co-chair and former U.S. Sen. Byron Dorgan of North Dakota said during a teleconference.Based on the public input...opportunities to succeed, said U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, a North Dakota Democrat and member of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Nov. 24, 2014

...operators of a platinum mine in Western Alaska and the New York Times published a damning expose of environmental practices in North Dakota's shale oil fields. Development can be good, but it must be done responsibly. The trouble is finding the happy medium...
Alaska storm brings frigid weather to swath of US

...Temperatures along the Gulf of Alaska coastline were in the 40s.Winter storm warnings were in effect Sunday for parts of Montana, North Dakota and South Dakota, with 4 to 5 inches of snow across the plains of Montana and up to 10 inches possible in the mountains...
North Dakota's oil boom isn't about low taxes

...Sean Parnell doesn't like the fact that North Dakota's oil production surpassed Alaska's...Alaskan voice. It's a state senator from North Dakota. The oil coming out of North Dakota's ground is from reserves that have been...


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