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ND coal power plant shuts down after 50-year run
ND father doing better in burn unit after losing his kids in fire
Short on funds: $200k needed to begin veterans pavilion
Pentagon delivers draft plan to 'rapidly' defeat Islamic State to White House
Senate confirms Ross as commerce secretary
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Klein, Henningsgard highlight DSU’s NSAA awards
Dickinson High's Martin named to West Region team
Four of Region 7’s best on display for tournament
Wild score 12 seconds into overtime to beat Kings
DSU basketball loses to Bellevue in NSAA finals, potentially ending its season
Pinke: Find ways to wage peace
McFeely: ND could reduce pain by doing something crazy, like raising taxes
OPINION: Property rights measure would have been positive move for ND agriculture
Column: What's a family farm?
Port: Group which hosted feisty Cramer town hall in Fargo caught stage managing event in another state
William "Bill" G. Heick
Leo G. Stockert
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
June 5, 2010
Water pipeline project nears completion
After conception by a few area minds in the late '70s and about $31 million later, rural residents in southwest North Dakota can receive treated water as a section of the Southwest Pipeline Project nears completion. More than 940 residents near Medora, Beach, Sentinel Butte, Golva...
June 5, 2010 - 12:00am
April 28, 2009
Senate sends property-income tax bill back
BISMARCK -- Senators sent a combined property tax and income tax package back to the drawing board Tuesday, with several saying their vote was "a message to the House" that the proposed tax cuts are issues to be voted on separately. "We have a few days yet," said Sen. Connie Triplett,...
April 28, 2009 - 12:03am
April 27, 2009
Area preps for swine flu
No cases of the much talked about swine influenza have been reported in North Dakota, but area health officials are preparing in case of an outbreak. In many ways, swine flu mirrors regular influenza, said Sherry Adams, pandemic flu coordinator for the Southwestern District Health...
April 27, 2009 - 11:19pm
April 21, 2009
United States Census Bureau workers have been knocking on doors all over North Dakota, including in Dickinson, for the last few days. The official...
April 21, 2009 - 10:58pm
April 4, 2009
Officials catching their breath, while bracing for a second crest
FARGO -- Local officials are taking the weekend to rest, reassess and get ready for another possibly record-setting crest. Agencies are operating on minimal staffing to give workers time off, while still planning their defenses if the river rises above 40 feet again in mid-April,...
April 4, 2009 - 10:46pm
April 3, 2009
Roads a concern after flooding
Floodwater has receded in the area, but some are still dealing with the aftermath, including damaged roads. "What we're dealing with is an...
April 3, 2009 - 10:23pm
March 21, 2009
Early entrance available for K-1st graders
Parents who think their children are ready to enter Kindergarten or first grade early may do so under the state's early entrance evaluation system. Although a handful are evaluated in the area, few enter schools through that system, school officials say. Under the system, schools...
March 21, 2009 - 9:40pm
Used tires, beer kegs, bags keeping zoo animals healthy
BOSTON (AP) -- A lion rips open a paper bag stuffed with hay and meat. Giraffes chew up old Christmas trees. Asian black bears claw on empty...
March 21, 2009 - 9:20pm
March 18, 2009
FLOOD WATER RISING
Area rivers are overflowing and continuing to cause issues for nearby residents, especially between Grassy Butte and Watford City. The Little...
March 18, 2009 - 11:10pm
March 17, 2009
Forest Service going on a map quest
There are several roads that wind through the Badlands of western North Dakota where people can get lost. It can also be unclear which are private...
March 17, 2009 - 11:25pm
March 11, 2009
Bill seeks charges against truant students' parents
BISMARCK -- Parents who are chronically negligent in seeing that their children attend school could face misdemeanor criminal charges under a bill heard in the House Wednesday. Senate Bill 2217 was introduced by Mandan legislators after school officials there convinced them that...
March 11, 2009 - 11:42pm
5-year-old girl vanishes from bed in Florida
SATSUMA, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities are searching for a 5-year-old north Florida girl who went missing from her bed. A Florida Amber Alert was issued for Haleigh (hay-lee) Cummings from Satsuma, about 70 miles north of Orlando. The child was last seen Monday night when she went to...
February 11, 2009 - 10:00am
January 25, 2009
2 new VA outpatient centers planned in ND
Veterans Administration outpatient centers are being planned in Grand Forks and Devils Lake. The centers, similar to small clinics, are aimed at helping veterans avoid long trips to VA hospitals. The Fargo VA Medical Center director, Robert McDivitt, says the proposal for Grand...
January 25, 2009 - 10:00am
July 18, 2008
Letter - Musical, Badlands are sights to enjoy
I recently found myself at the Medora Musical. The evening was magical. The performance was fabulous and the Badlands were spectacular. The Medora Musical leads are talented and all three gave a tremendous performance. The Burning Hills singers are very talented young people who...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
July 17, 2008
Three local juveniles steal car, are caught at Patterson Lake
DICKINSON - The Stark County Sheriff's Department reported on Wednesday that three juveniles allegedly stole a vehicle from Robby Bement this past Tuesday. According to the report, Chad Mathiason, caretaker of Patterson Lake, called authorities at about 3 p.m. on Tuesday to report...
July 17, 2008 - 12:00am