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White House says Syria's Assad preparing another chemical attack, warns of 'heavy' penalty
Third West Fargo high school, middle school effort on back burner for now
Russia sanctions bill remains stalled in Congress
Saving lives in the air: Sanford AirMed in Dickinson helps save lives with the use of a plane
Grass fire burns 10 acres near Dickinson
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Playing the music of a bygone era
Celebrating 20 years of Family Fun Day
Big & Rich to headline Roughrider concert
Things your wedding server will never tell you
Bull riding winner Whitt shines on final day of Roughrider Days rodeo
Red Sox top Twins, Sale posts 10th victory
Grand Forks native Jackson Kunz commits to UND
Wild sign Olofsson to two-year contract
Second all-star trip would be 'a blessing' for Santana
Port: Heidi Heitkamp blasted in the New York Times for being 'uninterested in sexism and misogyny'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Jessie Veeder: To have my little sister along with me
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
Reuben E. Pladsen
Virgil H. Heidecker
Raphael "Ralph" Brinster
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
Burgum proclaims statewide fire and drought emergency
June 19, 2017
Bear kills runner who texted to say he was being chased during Alaska mountain run
A 16-year-old runner who texted his mother that he was being chased by a bear as he competed in a popular race over mountainous terrain was killed...
June 19, 2017 - 1:59pm
June 11, 2017
Bismarck man to ride motorcycle to Arctic Ocean
BISMARCK — Rob Keller knows how to plan for danger. Formerly the public information officer with the North Dakota National Guard, he embedded...
June 11, 2017 - 9:15am
May 23, 2017
An Alaska man tried to take his life. But the bullet passed through him and killed his girlfriend.
Victor Sibson does not remember what happened the night he put a gun to his head, he told police. Shortly after 2 a.m. on April 19, the 21 year-old...
May 23, 2017 - 3:00pm
April 3, 2017
Alaska officials report oil leak from underwater pipeline
Alaska officials reported an oil leak from an underwater pipeline late on Saturday that was within habitat designated as critical for endangered...
April 3, 2017 - 8:38am
March 28, 2017
Poop and fish guts for the National Rotten Sneaker win
NEW YORK - Seven young contestants from around the United States put their best and smelliest shoe forward at the 42nd National Rotten Sneaker...
March 28, 2017 - 4:36pm
March 19, 2017
Warroad man leaves his comfort zone to race Alaska's Iditarod Trail on a fat bike
NOME, Alaska — There were times, Chuck Lindner admits, when he had to dig deep to continue the 350-mile bicycle trek in which he'd immersed...
March 19, 2017 - 4:58am
January 29, 2017
Kayaking Muir Inlet with whales, otters and icebergs
GLACIER BAY NATIONAL PARK, Alaska — On our final evening at Tlingit Point in Glacier Bay National Park, as we sat in our camp chairs on...
January 29, 2017 - 10:22am
August 20, 2016
U.S. village in Alaska votes to relocate due to climate change
NEW YORK—A Native American village in the U.S. state of Alaska has voted to relocate its entire population of some 600 people due to the threat of rising seas, officials said on Thursday. Shishmaref, located on a tiny island north of the Bering Strait that separates the United...
News/Nation and World
August 20, 2016 - 4:54pm
June 1, 2016
Study ranks ND fourth in fiscal health, but use of 2014 data doesn’t reflect oil slump
BISMARCK –Two Republicans campaigning to become the party’s nominee for governor in November disagreed about the relevance of a study released Wednesday that ranks North Dakota’s financial health as higher than all but three other states. The study completed for the Mercatus...
June 1, 2016 - 5:08pm
February 8, 2016
Oil plunge threatens schools, other services in US producer states
From Alaska to Oklahoma, crowded classes, suspended art programs and longer school commutes give students and parents a taste of the downside...
February 8, 2016 - 12:58pm
December 21, 2015
Moody’s: Oil collapse leads to budget shortfalls in U.S. oil states
NEW YORK -- Lower tax revenues because of job losses in energy and related sectors due to the collapse in oil prices will hit budgets of oil-producing states through the remainder of this fiscal year and next, Moody's Investors Service said on Monday.Moody's comments came after Oklahoma...
December 21, 2015 - 1:03pm
June 29, 2015
N.D. takes lead in lawsuit against EPA over Waters of the U.S. rule
BISMARCK – North Dakota and a dozen other states sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers on Monday over new a clean water rule that critics have slammed as federal overreach that will burden landowners, farmers, ranchers and local governments. “We’re...
June 29, 2015 - 8:01pm
April 12, 2015
What's Next? Cities rely on past to navigate slowdown, but some feel more effects
On Friday, a barrel of West Texas Intermediate crude oil traded at $47.75. A year ago, the monthly average was $98.20 a barrel. This dramatic...
April 12, 2015 - 12:00am
September 18, 2014
Republican senator: 2015 could be time for U.S. oil export bill
WASHINGTON — The top supporter in the U.S. Congress for reversing the 40-year ban on crude oil exports, Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, said next year could be the time for a bill on lifting the restriction. “I think it may be timely then,” Murkowski, the top Republican on the...
September 18, 2014 - 11:49pm
August 12, 2014
Alaska’s new oil tax faces repeal vote
JUNEAU, Alaska — Alaskans will vote on Aug. 19 to repeal or uphold a new law that cut taxes on oil production and is worth as much as $1 billion annually to North Slope producers Conoco Phillips, BP Plc. and Exxon Mobil Corp., depending on oil prices. Should voters repeal the eight-month...
August 12, 2014 - 3:12pm