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Bill Gates tops Forbes rich list
Commission approves funding for Exit 56 bypass
Netanyahu warns Obama on Iran deal, says he means no disrespect
Grafton school district has an app for that
Minnesota firearms permits down
Pipeline company didn’t use remote sensors before leak
Kemp: U.S. shale producers get no relief from rising Brent
Decision on plastic plant location may be delayed
Oklahoma company sets sights on ending flaring in Bakken
Brent approaches $61: ND rig count continues to fall
Letter: Remove the ‘gag amendment’ from trafficking bill
Shaw: No longer can Giuliani be admired
Omdahl: Legislative damage is sustainable — so far
Our View: Innovation of byproducts next step for ND energy
Letter: Dickinson needs to control growth in face of oil slowdown
Ars longa, game brevis: ‘The Order: 1886’ begs question 'How long should a game really be?'
Strom Center offers QuickBooks camp
Hope: ‘Pls send help … for a mere $10,000’
"Big Bird," oil boom, John Waters and more at Fargo Film Festival
Gwen Sebastian to debut new single
Teresa Jean Odermann Weinand
Verna Mae Tosner
One step closer: Miller, Leuenberger ready to compete at national meet
DSU sweeps Golden Eagles in series finale
Vikings communicating with Peterson
Preparing for Region 7 battle
Improving a county seat: Unincorporated Manning, the small seat of Dunn County, not immune to oil boom growth
Gatekeepers of the refinery: Lab plays large role at Dakota Prairie Refining
Coming soon: Killdeer plans for massive investment this year
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
High Plains Cultural Center serves community that built it
McKenzie County authorities searching for man following shooting incident
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...
local / news / water
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...
local / news
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 meeting. Richard Jordan owns RT Rentals and was one of a number of residents to dispute their 2008 property values in the past few m...
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. Sims is a Seattle transplant who came to Dickinson about four years ago to attend Dickinson State University. He played basketball for...
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 in central Florida was sent home by a judge Tuesday, despite a prosecutor's claims that he's still a dangerous man. Abner Aust looked anything...
March 4, 2009 - 8:32am