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Minot Daily News, Minot, March 4, 2014
WASHINGTON - The Army Corps of Engineers announced plans Tuesday to fund the final $6.3 million needed to complete the planning, engineering and design phase for the Red River diversion project.
BISMARCK, North Dakota - The head of the Environmental Protection Agency faced tough crowds Friday during stops in North Dakota, where coal and ethanol continue to be a big part of the oil-rich state's energy mix.
FARGO, North Dakota - National Weather Service officials said Thursday that the current weather pattern should give North Dakota residents a spring break from flooding, including Red River Valley homeowners who have prepared for major floods in four of the last five years.
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Agriculture is expediting a farm bill provision that provides relief to North Dakota ranchers devastated by an early October blizzard. The agency is responding with unusual speed after fierce lobbying and pressure from the congressional delegations in both Dakotas.
BISMARCK, North Dakota - BNSF Railway Co. has promised to add more locomotives and crews in an effort to address delays in Amtrak service and agricultural product shipping in North Dakota, the state's congressional delegation said Tuesday.
WASHINGTON - The legislative fight in Washington over the nation's new farm bill may be over, but North Dakota lawmakers say their work on it is hardly done.