BNSF railroad is regularly hauling three trains a week loaded with crude oil through the Sioux Falls area, but those are the only shipments of crude oil from North Dakota's Bakken region crossing the state.
According to Triple A, gas prices for this Independence Day are expected to reach the highest rate in six years.
Xcel Energy is taking steps to raise rates in South Dakota.
Xcel Energy has officially broken ground on a new substation that will recharge the company's coverage of Sioux Falls. The new substation will replace the 90-year-old existing one.
A mobile thrift shop has rolled into Rapid City.
Minnesota is being asked to cut carbon emissions by roughly 41 percent over the next 15 years as part of a nationwide plan to reduce pollution from power plants.
Bird nests in an electrical substation caused a power outage that affected about 4,000 people in the Aberdeen area.
Some farmers are questioning a proposed 170-mile electrical transmission line proposed from southeastern North Dakota to northeastern South Dakota.
A company responsible for keeping the lights on is about the re-energize electrical systems in Sioux Falls. In the next two years, Xcel Energy will pay for $67 million worth of infrastructure updates and new additions.
He was a hard-working welder, handyman and family man from Salem, South Dakota. Rich Ries went to North Dakota in late 2011 to provide for his wife and two children.
The largest federation of labor unions in the country says North Dakota is the most dangerous place to work in the country with the death rate among oil and natural gas workers six times the national average for the industry.
The oil boom in northwest North Dakota is drawing thousands of job hunters to the city of Williston, where work is plentiful and wages are high.
Senators from North Dakota and Minnesota say the Obama administration should retreat on a proposal to make significant changes to renewable fuel standards and show its support for the biodiesel industry.
Receive notification via e-mail of the latest KELO Business posts. Subscribe by Industry or receive all articles, you choose. Log in to your uShare account to subscribe.