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    Hazen High School and Lincoln Elementary Students Win Second Round of #ShowYourEnergy Video Challenge

    Bismarck, N.D. – Megan McCarthy, Jaedyn Dockters, Jayce Zuern and Kolby Bennett from Hazen High School won the second round of the #ShowYourEnergy competition for students in the Grades 7-12 category, while Madison Wood, Nora Harrington and De’Vyon Kehr of Lincoln Elementary won the contest in the Grades 1 through 6 category.  Both groups won…

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    Oil company awards $500,000 grant to University of Mary for new School of Engineering

    By Bismarck Tribune staff BISMARCK—Andeavor, an oil company that operates 10 refineries in the western U.S., has awarded the University of Mary in Bismarck a $500,000 grant to support the development of a new laboratory within the new School of Engineering. The grant will support the development of an on-campus Control Systems Laboratory that will allow…

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    These AR Goggles Are Making Faster Fixes in Oil Fields

    By Milana Vinn Replacing parts of an outdated Baker Hughes turbine at a petrochemical plant in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, is about as fun as it sounds. The chore was supposed to halt operations at the facility for at least 10 days and cost $50,000 to fly a specialized U.S. work crew about 9,000 miles. Instead,…

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    5 reasons teachers should attend the Teacher Education Seminar

    If you are a North Dakota educator, here are 5 reasons you should attend the Teacher Education Seminar:   Earn credits Our Teacher Education Seminar is designed to help you fulfill your professional development requirements. Participants will be eligible for two professional development credits from MSU, NDSU or UND. These credits may be used for…

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    Annual job fair to have a double date

    Williston, Watford City will each host a spring job fair this year By Renée Jean [email protected] Oiltown is big, and getting bigger, if Williston-area job postings are any indication. Williston’s Job ServicesND office lists 1,326 job openings this month, an increase of 367 job postings over last month. The state agency represents a fraction of…

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