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Pipeline protest setting tense, but quiet
City in northeast corner of North Dakota opens daycare facility, hopes to spur growth
Jury finds ND man guilty of murdering man by stabbing him in the heart
More than 120 Dakota Access protesters arrested, sent to jails across North Dakota
Community comes together to stock Amen Food Pantry’s shelves before the holidays
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
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
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
UND hopes to reach the top of the Big Sky this season
UND women's basketball team plans to push pace
DSU men's basketball downed by Minot State in home opener
Arrieta, Cubs even World Series with Game 2 win
Grizzlies slip by Timberwolves in season opener
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Bernice M. Kuhn
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Martin R. Harnisch
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
October 8, 2016
Lost mural uncovered at Grand Forks Air Force Base
GRAND FORKS AIR FORCE BASE—Bryan Booker, the Grand Forks Air Force Base historian, got an usual call Tuesday morning. While airmen from...
October 8, 2016 - 10:26am
August 31, 2016
Plane that looked like president's touched down in Fargo on Monday
FARGO - If you thought you might have spotted the president's plane in Fargo on Monday, Aug. 29 you weren't alone. A large airplane with the...
August 31, 2016 - 11:50am
June 19, 2016
United States-backed forces advance against the Islamic State in Syria
BEIRUT/AMMAN — U.S.-backed Syrian forces edged closer to an Islamic State stronghold on the border with Turkey on Saturday while Russia’s defense minister visited President Bashar al Assad to discuss military operations. The visit came only hours after the Syrian army and its...
News/Nation and World
June 19, 2016 - 12:15am
June 14, 2016
Air Force dog to live out retirement on farm
EMERADO -- When a pet gets older, sometimes parents tell their children that they're taking the dog to a "farm." But Ferra, a 10-year-old German...
June 14, 2016 - 9:01pm
June 12, 2016
Thousands protest against drones at US Air Force base in Germany
BERLIN - Several thousand demonstrators formed a human chain along the perimeter of a U.S. Air Force Base in southwest Germany on Saturday in protest against drone operations by the United States. The demonstration was organized by the alliance "Stop Ramstein - No Drone War", which...
News/Nation and World
June 12, 2016 - 12:06am
May 19, 2016
B-52 out of Minot Air Force Base crashes in Guam, crew of seven safe
A B-52H Stratofortress bomber aircraft that deployed from the Minot Air Force Base crashed on Wednesday at a U.S. Air Force base in Guam, but...
News/Nation and World
May 19, 2016 - 9:41am
December 12, 2015
Grand Forks leaders point out possibilities, regional importance of Air Force base
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Grand Forks leaders are back from a trip to Washington, D.C., where they met with top Department of Defense officials to show what Grand Forks Air Force Base has to offer. Though the trip didn't result in any agreements for more missions or aircraft at the base,...
December 12, 2015 - 11:08pm
October 30, 2015
First large Air Force exercise scheduled for Powder River training area
ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. -- The U.S. Air Force announced Friday that its first Large Force Exercise of military aircraft in the Powder River Training Complex area has been scheduled for Dec. 2-3. Over these two days, people living in Bowman and Slope counties in southwest...
October 30, 2015 - 5:13pm
August 7, 2015
Brock: Trip to Air Force base a tour down memory lane
MINOT -- I serve as a director on the North Dakota Newspaper Association Board. On Friday, our group toured Minot Air Force Base, the U.S. Air...
August 7, 2015 - 11:30pm
August 5, 2015
Commander takes over Border Patrol at Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS AIR FORCE BASE — It was a homecoming of sorts for Aaron Heitke. The UND School of Law graduate and Minnesota native formally was named on Wednesday chief patrol agent of the Grand Forks Border Patrol sector that oversees eight northern and midwestern states as well...
August 5, 2015 - 11:41pm
March 25, 2015
FAA approves expansion of military training area
Federal Aviation Administration on Tuesday approved the expansion of a military bombing training area, the final step for the project that spans...
March 25, 2015 - 8:08pm
January 27, 2015
Bill would allow underage service members to drink on base
GRAND FORKS -- A bill introduced in the North Dakota Legislature would allow underage active military service members to drink alcohol on base. The bill, sponsored by state Rep. Andrew Maragos, R-Minot, is scheduled for a hearing this morning in the House Judiciary Committee. It...
January 27, 2015 - 10:35am
January 16, 2015
Powder River Air Force training complex expansion approved, local pilots still unsatisfied
The U.S. Air Force has approved the proposed 12.7 million-acre expansion of the Powder River Training Complex that would cover parts of southwest North Dakota, southeast Montana and western South Dakota, setting up the plan for final approval by the Federal Aviation Administration. The...
January 16, 2015 - 6:22pm
January 8, 2015
Heitkamp discusses Powder River Training Complex with USAF official
WASHINGTON — Sen. Heidi Heitkamp met a high-ranking Air Force official Thursday to discuss the ongoing concerns over the expansion of the Powder River Training Complex — military training area — over southwest North Dakota and southeast Montana. Heitkamp met with Kathleen Ferguson,...
January 8, 2015 - 9:55pm
December 23, 2014
Communication critical on Air Force training complex, Heitkamp says
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp is pressing the U.S. Air Force to improve its expansion plan for the Powder River Training Complex to better address the concerns of aviators, businesses and airport administrators in southwest North Dakota, she said in a release. Heitkamp’s communication...
December 23, 2014 - 5:42pm