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2009-06-01 17:52:00

GBC Asked to Contribute to Implementation of Presidential Biofuels Directive WASHINGTON, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- In his effort to develop a national biofuels strategy to reduce America's dependence on imported oil, President Barack Obama invited the Governors' Biofuels Coalition to partner with key members of his Administration to achieve his vision for energy independence. In a May 27, 2009, letter to Coalition Chair Gov.

2008-09-16 18:00:29

By BRIAN DUGGAN Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tim Mathern said at a Monday press conference that if elected governor he would not push for a state-owned oil refinery, instead opting for a public-private partnership to fund it.

2008-08-21 18:00:47

By BRIANGEHRING It seemed appropriate that on a windy morning, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tim Mathern unveiled his four-point plan to make North Dakota the nation's leader in wind energy development.

2008-07-23 15:00:45

State officials say a new Web site features more than 14,000 available jobs in North Dakota. Gov. John Hoeven says FindJobsND.com is the largest Web site completely dedicated to North Dakota's labor market. He joined Job Service North Dakota Executive Director Maren Daley in announcing it.

2008-07-04 18:00:12

By JENNYMICHAEL By JENNYMICHAEL Early Thursday morning, five North Dakota National Guard soldiers took off for California. Disneyland, surfing and other Golden State amenities won't be on the agenda - the soldiers have taken a UH-60 Black Hawk to help fight California wildfires. Gov.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]