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2013-12-16 12:20:31

Partnership with Cass County Sherriff's Office Meets Increasing Demand For Highly-Skilled Officers in the State FARGO, N.D., Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rasmussen College and the Cass County Sherriff's Office today announced the first Corrections Academy graduating class at the Rasmussen College Fargo campus. Upon completing the Rasmussen Correctional Officer Skills Basic Training program, all students in this first graduating class will be employed with corrections positions in...

2013-12-11 08:22:20

WAYZATA, Minn., Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dakota Plains Holdings, Inc. ("Dakota Plains") (OTCQB: DAKP) today announced entry into agreements to restructure certain of its outstanding debt. Through agreements with holders of its outstanding promissory notes due March 1, 2014, Dakota Plains has extended the maturity of approximately $4.6 million principal amount of indebtedness to September 30, 2014. In addition, certain note holders have reduced the principal amount of their...

2013-12-11 08:22:06

WAYZATA, Minn., Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dakota Plains Holdings, Inc. ("Dakota Plains") (OTCQB: DAKP) today announced the pricing of a registered direct offering of 7,000,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $2.15 per share. The offering is expected to close on December 16, 2013, subject to customary closing conditions. Dakota Plains expects to receive net proceeds of approximately $14.1 million, after deducting placement agent fees but before paying...

2013-12-09 23:24:20

Fortis Energy Services, Inc. announced today that it has expanded its area of operations to include the Williston Basin of North Dakota. Fortis, a recognized leader in the Michigan basin as well as the Utica and Marcellus shale plays, will be providing the same well services to oil and gas producers in North Dakota including well completions, workovers, down-hole repairs, maintenance and plugging and abandonment. Bloomfield Hills, Michigan (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 “We are proud that...

2013-12-09 12:25:41

WASHINGTON, Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fifteen years after the 1998 state tobacco settlement, North Dakota ranks 1st in the nation in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a national report released today by a coalition of public health organizations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080918/CFTFKLOGO) North Dakota currently spends $9.5 million a year on tobacco prevention and cessation programs, which meets the funding level...

2013-12-09 08:23:30

The Basin has one of the largest shale oil reserves in North America MINOT, N.D., Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mainstream Investors, LLC, a North Dakota-based private investment firm, announced today that it will commit an additional $10 million towards oil and gas production in western North Dakota's Williston Basin in 2014. The Basin is renowned for its Bakken Formation, one of the largest shale oil reserves in North America. Mainstream participates in energy production through the...

2013-11-25 16:21:49

Improved Throughput Volumes and Oil Price Spreads Through MidPoint of Fourth Quarter WAYZATA, Minn., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dakota Plains Holdings, Inc. ("Dakota Plains"), (OTCQB: DAKP) today provided an update on its operations and disclosed that the Pioneer Terminal expansion project is nearly complete and has set a date for commissioning. Highlights include: -- The current Brent to WTI crude oil price spread is at its highest level since mid-March 2013; -- The...

2013-11-25 08:22:15

PARK RIDGE, N.J., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hertz Corporation (NYSE:HTZ) has announced that Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation (hertzequip.com) has relocated its Williston, North Dakota operations to a brand new, state-of-the-art facility that includes a 12,720 square foot building situated on a 5.08 acre lot. Located in Missouri Ridge Commercial Park, the full service equipment rental branch caters for the booming oil fields of North Dakota and northeastern Montana, as well...

2013-11-22 20:23:34

WINNIPEG, Nov. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Legumex Walker Inc. (TSX: LWP) today congratulated the North Dakota Public Service Commission ("NDPSC") for voting unanimously to recommend an agreement that pays $685,000 to North Dakota growers. Part of those funds included $480,500 that Legumex Walker owed to the Anderson Seed Company ("ASC") but had held back from ASC at the request of the NDPSC. In addition, Legumex Walker contributed $102,250 to help North Dakota growers. "We are...

2013-11-20 23:21:01

University of North Dakota Grows Printing Capacity with Document Kiosks Franklin, NH (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 The University of North Dakota (UND) recently increased its fleet of interactive kiosk printing stations with a 2013 order from Advanced Kiosks, one of the largest producers and innovators of self-service kiosks in the country. UND now has a total of 13 Document Kiosks placed strategically across campus in high-traffic areas. These printing kiosks are part of UND’s strategic...


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Climate Impact On Your Budget For Bismarck, North Dakota
2012-09-18 13:29:03

If you live in or around Bismarck North Dakota the graph shows you what you can roughly expect when it comes to heating and cooling your house during the ENSO Phases. Bismarck North Dakota, with its northern latitude, does have an impact on what type of heating and cooling it sees. During an Normal Phase the HDD for the region hits about 1348 on average. When the region enters into an El-Nino they can expect the amount of HDD’s to decrease to around 970 which really helps cut down on the...

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2009-01-13 20:29:03

The Yellow Bullhead (Ameiurus natalis) is a species of bullhead catfish. Their range extends throughout the central and eastern US from central Texas north into North Dakota and east through the Great Lakes region to the coast. Its habitat includes pools, backwaters, and sluggish current over soft or mildly rocky substrate in creeks, small to larger rivers, and shallow portions of lakes and ponds. Yellow Bullheads are typically yellow-olive to slate-black on the back and sometimes mottled...

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2007-08-14 03:55:22

Richardson's Ground Squirrel (Spermophilus richardsonii), is a ground squirrel native to North America. It is found mainly in the northern states of the United States, such as North Dakota, and in southern Canada, such as southern Alberta and Southern Saskatchewan. The range of this animal expanded as forests were cleared to create farm land. It lives in short grass prairies and has also adapted to suburban environments. A typical adult is about 12 inches long. Weight varies greatly with...

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