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Clinton, Trump take off the gloves in first debate
Police Blotter: Dickinson man arrested after pushing, threatening officer
PORT: North Dakota Department of Health tweets anti-Trump messages during presidential debate
Agricultural merger mania fuels fears among small seed sellers
Cedar Rapids flooding at most critical and dangerous phase, officials warn
crime and courts
nation and world
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Port: Burgum says Obama blocking Dakota Access Pipeline could spark recession
Looking for your first credit card? Here’s how you choose
Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Titans volleyball rolling in early part of Region 7 schedule
Pressure has increased on Ryder Cup captains
Ryder Cup neighborhood gets no-pedestrian zone in Chaska
Palmer's last course he had under construction in Minnesota
Blue Hawks golf in 6th at NSAA meet
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Letter: BLM's duty is to protect tribes from wasting natural gas
good bad and ugly
Roderick "Rick" Wilhelm
Regina M. Bruha
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
November 11, 2015
Justin Bieber tour includes Fargo and Minneapolis
Justin Bieber fans rejoiced Wednesday when the music superstar announced he would be going on tour -- with stops including Fargo, N.D., and Minneapolis...
November 11, 2015 - 11:42am
November 2, 2015
Patrick Hope: In a Snowbound land
Games are often this weird medium where you take the experience of a game and base it on some holistic merit. But at the same time, there are all of these individual parts that need to come together. It’s not exactly an uncommon experience for an otherwise great game to fall short...
November 2, 2015 - 5:51pm
Brantley Gilbert to play Bismarck Event Center
BISMARCK -- Country music star Brantley Gilbert will have a concert at the Bismarck Event Center in April. Gilbert is bringing his Global Black-Out tour to the capital city on Friday, April 22. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 6. Gilbert has notched four No. 1 singles...
November 2, 2015 - 10:05am
October 23, 2015
Jason Aldean and Thomas Rhett coming to Bismarck
Country music star Jason Aldean is coming to the Bismarck Event Center in January. The venue announced the Jan. 29 concert on Friday morning....
October 23, 2015 - 9:59am
October 20, 2015
Blind Joe wins 'The Voice' battle round
Blind Joe's journey continues. Joseph Bommersbach, the blind country singer with Fargo ties, is moving forward on NBC's singing competition "The...
October 20, 2015 - 11:07am
October 12, 2015
Patrick Hope: Game of lordly caliber
Every time Square Enix has some silly reveal event, I get my hopes up that they'll be reviving the “Ogre Battle” franchise. Though 2011 brought the remake of the first “Tactics Ogre” game to the PSP, there hasn't been a proper entry in the Ogre Battle Saga since 2002's “Tactics...
October 12, 2015 - 6:24pm
John Oliver calls out North Dakota’s oil industry in ‘Last Week Tonight’ commentary
(Warning: Attached video contains profanity.) An HBO comedy show host took square aim at North Dakota’s oil industry and lawmakers...
October 12, 2015 - 12:02pm
October 7, 2015
Benson: Mel Blanc’s comedy and tragedy
SIDNEY, Neb. Mel Blanc was known as “the man with a thousand voices” because he created voices for numerous cartoon characters. For Warner Bros., Mel was the voice of Wile Coyote, Speedy Gonzales, Pepe LePew, Foghorn Leghorn, Yosemite Sam, Sylvester the Cat, Tweety Bird, Porky...
October 7, 2015 - 5:31pm
September 29, 2015
Patrick Hope: Let’s do the twist
Today I want to talk about plot twists. With the immense popularity of shows like “Game of Thrones” and “The Walking Dead” (and the print works those shows are based on), it seems that an awful lot of media out there has taken up the crusade of twist after twist, often involving...
September 29, 2015 - 1:36pm
September 28, 2015
You gotta love the sneaky Mrs. Watts
We’ve all heard about bucket lists, right? You know, like, “I want to see Paris before I die,” or, “I want to eat a whole Domino’s large MeatZZa Feast, in one sitting, before I die.” That last bucket filler would probably kill you, so it should be the final item on your...
September 28, 2015 - 9:58pm
Snow-capped peaks of 'Blood & Oil' get panned by North Dakotans
WILLISTON - North Dakotans, so annoyed that ABC's oilfield soap opera "Blood & Oil" features sweeping vistas of mountains that don't exist...
September 28, 2015 - 5:15pm
ABC’s ‘Blood & Oil’ gets modest ratings in premiere
LOS ANGELES — ABC had a mixed bag with its Sunday premieres, as North Dakota Bakken oil boom drama “Blood & Oil” was modest behind a sluggish “Once Upon a Time,” while “Quantico” impressed by standing as the network’s top show of the night. CBS did solid numbers...
September 28, 2015 - 1:38pm
Prairie Rose Chorus to present Grandma's Attic in annual show
Discover all the treasures in Grandma’s attic while attending the Prairie Rose Chorus’s annual show in the Dickinson State University Beck Auditorium at 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 4. Watch as the girls renew their friendship with Grandma, while helping her clean...
September 28, 2015 - 10:04am
September 27, 2015
Sneak Pique Productions explores dreams of an elderly mother
Carrie Watts begrudgingly lives with her busy son, Ludi, and his wife, Jessie Mae, in a three-room flat in Houston. No longer able to drive and...
September 27, 2015 - 12:00am
September 23, 2015
Blind Fargo singer featured on ‘The Voice,’ picks Blake Shelton
FARGO -- It's Team Blake for Blind Joe. Fargo man Joseph Bommersbach, a Kindred, N.D., native and Fargo North High School graduate, appeared on Tuesday's episode of NBC's "The Voice." He was the first artist of the night, which was a continuation of Monday's season premiere. The...
September 23, 2015 - 10:19am