Spiritwood Energy Park

Newest Coal-Fired Plant Becomes Official This Weekend

SPIRITWOOD, N.D. ( – North Dakota’s newest coal-fired power plant becomes “official” this weekend. It’s a 99 megawatt plant at Spiritwood. Al Christianson is the manager of North Dakota business development for Great River Energy, the builder of the Spiritwood plant. Christianson says the steam from the plant will be used for “agricultural purposes.”...
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Barnes County Sheriff

Wanted Kansas Man Arrested In Barnes County

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( – Barnes County Deputies arrested 56 year-old Robert Synoracki on October, 28th on a felony warrant out of Kansas. He is on parole for murder. Synoracki was driving a stolen vehicle from Kansas with 7 firearms in the vehicle. He was also arrested for DUI. According to the report, the...
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Game and Fish

All Deer Gun Licenses Issued

BISMARCK, N.D. ( – The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has announced that all 48,000 deer gun licenses allocated by proclamation for the 2014 hunting season have been issued. Licensing Manager Randy Meissner stated that according to state law, the number of licenses issued, including once issued as gratis, cannot exceed the number...
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Trick or Can

University of Jamestown Trick or Can Results

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – The University of Jamestown recently held their Trick or Can event in the community and had great success. According to student Carley Ward, six teams of University students competed against each other and raised a total of 2,613 items. The food will be packed up by the University’s Student Senators...
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