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Stories with person: Wayne Stenehjem
  • Judge rules Obama administration water rule should be halted story has photos
    Updated: Aug-27-15 7:16 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - A federal judge in North Dakota on Thursday blocked a new Obama administration rule that would give the federal government jurisdiction over some smaller waterways just hours before it was set to go into effect.

  • ND regulator: Industry unlikely to meet flaring target 
    Updated: Aug-26-15 7:10 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota's oil industry likely won't meet a Jan. 1 target set by new self-imposed rules that require reducing the amount of natural gas burned off as a byproduct of oil production, the state's top energy regulator said Wednesday.

  • With Dalrymple out, speculation begins on next ND governor story has photos
    Updated: Aug-25-15 7:13 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - Gov. Jack Dalrymple's announcement that he won't seek a second full term sets off a potential scramble to replace him. Here's a rundown of who's who among the potential hopefuls on both the Republican and Democratic sides:

  • North Dakota mulls lawsuit over new greenhouse gas limits 
    Updated: Aug-06-15 1:46 pm

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota "is very seriously considering" a legal fight - separate from other states - against new federal rules designed to cut greenhouse gas emissions from U.S. power plants, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said.