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Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
Drones involved in two pipeline protest criminal cases
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
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
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
August 16, 2009
Party gets out of hand, 2 in jail
A house-party on the south side of Dickinson turned into a car-ramming, window-breaking fest early Saturday morning and two Texas residents have been arrested. "We had information there was possibly a gun involved," said Dickinson Police Sgt. Dustin Dassinger. "It's still under investigation." Homeowner...
August 16, 2009 - 12:00am
April 25, 2009
Mother speaks out about punishment for Gladstone crash
Joy Baggatta of Dickinson is angry about the punishment a Dickinson man received after allegedly failing to get help for her daughter, Bridgette...
April 25, 2009 - 11:36pm
April 23, 2009
Dunn County memorial fundraising passes $100,000
After nearly a year of fundraising, the Dunn County Veterans Memorial Committee has received over $100,000 in donations, prompting them to order the memorial stone and begin finalizing plans for construction. The granite memorial stone, named "India Black", will come from India...
April 23, 2009 - 11:45pm
April 22, 2009
Man pistol whipped in Dickinson
A 30-year-old Belfield man suffered a minor head injury after he was pistol whipped during an argument in Dickinson Wednesday morning, according to the Dickinson Police Department. The argument, which took place on Sims Street, reportedly involved eight to 10 people. Damon Treloar...
April 22, 2009 - 11:12pm
After prom festivities planned
To keep area kids safe and to provide them with something to do after prom, some students will be participating in after prom activities, which will range from games to a hypnotist. In Dickinson, the Kiwanis Club, a local organization, will sponsor an after prom event for Dickinson...
April 22, 2009 - 11:11pm
April 21, 2009
Vehicle runs over sign, hits wall and rolls
A Dickinson woman had minor injuries after she lost control of her vehicle and rolled Monday in Dickinson, according to the Dickinson Police Department. Tanya Cox, 37, was reportedly traveling east on 14th Street East when she lost control of her vehicle for unknown reasons. Cox's...
April 21, 2009 - 11:01pm
April 18, 2009
Keeping an eye on the river
After rising overnight, the Little Missouri River has crept above the flood stage of 15 feet, reaching 15.8 feet as of 4 p.m. Saturday, Billings County officials report. Now town and county leaders are in wait-and-see mode. The river was at 14.6 feet late Friday evening, the National...
April 18, 2009 - 10:26pm
April 15, 2009
Man involved in shooting was stepson
A man arrested in connection with a shooting death Friday has an extensive criminal record and was the victim's stepson. Police arrested Benjamin Orf Friday after 49-year-old Neal Matejovsky's body was found in Dunn County. Orf is his former stepson, said Mary Giles, Matejovsky's...
April 15, 2009 - 10:24pm
April 7, 2009
House OKs sovereignty measure
BISMARCK -- The State House OK'd a resolution Tuesday affirming North Dakota's rights as a sovereign state after a debate that one member compared to pre-Civil War secessionist talk. House Concurrent Resolution 3063 passed on a 52-42 vote. It invokes the U.S. Constitution's 10th...
April 7, 2009 - 11:22pm
Another resident unhappy with county
A Stark County business owner won't see his property value get any lower after Stark County Commission members denied his request during Tuesday's...
April 7, 2009 - 11:20pm
March 20, 2009
New officer joins Dickinson PD
After months of reorganization and working short-handed, the Dickinson Police Department is fully staffed again, with the addition of Nigel Sims....
March 20, 2009 - 10:59pm
March 6, 2009
Man shot after standoff out of hospital
MANDAN(AP) -- Authorities say a man shot in the shoulder during a standoff in Hebron has been moved from a hospital to jail. George Fischer faces charges of assault on a peace officer and terrorizing. Authorities say the 52-year-old Fischer made threats and assaulted a deputy after...
March 6, 2009 - 7:56am
March 4, 2009
World War II hero gets out of jail after 8 years
BARTOW, Florida (AP) -- An 87-year-old World War II hero who has been behind bars for more than eight years for terrorizing one of his ex-wives...
March 4, 2009 - 8:32am
March 3, 2009
Cricket team leaves Pakistan after gun attack
LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) -- A cricket official says a plane carrying Sri Lanka's team has taken off for Colombo following a high-profile gun attack in Pakistan. Pakistan Cricket Board chief operating officer Salim Altaf confirmed a special flight left from an airport in the eastern...
March 3, 2009 - 11:14am