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Islamic State tells supporters to quit messaging apps for fear of U.S. bombs
Spike in Yellowstone grizzly deaths tied to conflicts with humans
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EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
Protesters, police engaged in standoff at creek between camp and pipeline construction area
Standing Rock chairman applauds Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
Big stage, big performance for UND
NELSON: Experience counts, ask Richmond
KOLPACK: Tough guy Stumpf is playing at an all-American level
SCHNEPF: Cinderella San Diego unable to 'shock the world' against NDSU
No. 2-ranked Aggies put clamps on Titans
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
Commentary: True or false, Trump's tweets beat the media at its own game
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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
September 3, 2016
North Dakota launches state-funded voucher program for addiction treatment
FARGO — A new state-funded voucher program is meant to give North Dakota residents struggling with addiction the option of receiving drug and alcohol treatment from a private provider close to home. But for now, the program's success hinges on whether more treatment providers...
September 3, 2016 - 5:15pm
August 27, 2016
Former addicts look to help others through new ACTS program
Laura and Josh Campbell know what it's like to battle an addiction. They know how hard it can be not only to break a physical habit of drinking...
August 27, 2016 - 7:04pm
August 13, 2016
Meth on the rise
FARGO—Concerns about the deadly dangers of heroin, fentanyl and other opioids have consumed public consciousness in North Dakota this year....
August 13, 2016 - 3:56pm
August 6, 2016
Beer in dome at Bison games 'dead issue' for now, but could resurface in 2017
FARGO—Despite a flurry of discussion last summer, buying a beer inside the Fargodome at North Dakota State University football games isn't...
August 6, 2016 - 11:04pm
December 31, 2015
Stenehjem: Alcohol can be sold starting at 11 a.m. on Sundays
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Attorney General in a Thursday opinion said communities can allow the sale of alcoholic beverages at 11 a.m. on Sundays at local bars and restaurants, clearing up concerns over conflicting language in state law. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem in a letter...
December 31, 2015 - 4:19pm
December 21, 2015
Compromise possible on plan to allow alcohol in Fargo theaters
FARGO -- After its initial proposal to allow alcohol in Fargo movie theaters faced opposition from the City Commission, Marcus Theatres' attorney has signaled the company's willingness to compromise. Commissioner Dave Piepkorn, a member of the Liquor Control Board and an earlier opponent...
December 21, 2015 - 11:15pm
November 27, 2015
Commercially-chartered vehicles allows alcohol; Grand Forks looks to regulate party buses for underage drinkers
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Grand Forks officials are looking into ways to govern party buses, but as the law stands, those companies can allow alcohol on their vehicles because of an exception to open container laws. Though drinking in the back of a car on a public street is illegal, that...
November 27, 2015 - 6:00am
September 29, 2015
Symphony was first event to use NDSU's newly relaxed policy on alcohol
FARGO -- Though the debate about alcohol sales at home football games is still up in the air, North Dakota State University now allows certain on-campus events to serve alcohol. Patrons of the Fargo-Moorhead Symphony Orchestra this past weekend were the first to take advantage...
September 29, 2015 - 11:07pm
August 26, 2015
Earlier on-sale liquor service on Sundays debated in Bismarck
BISMARCK — The Bismarck City Commission has set a Sept. 8 hearing to consider allowing on-sale liquor service one hour earlier at bars and restaurants on Sundays as approved by the state Legislature this past winter. On-site serving of liquor would start at 11 a.m. on Sundays instead...
August 26, 2015 - 8:21pm
Police Blotter: Texas man arrested for fifth alcohol-related offense
Police responded to a call concerning a man who was spotted drinking alcohol in the Stark County Social Services parking lot around 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, resulting in the arrest of the 37-year-old Texas resident for actual physical control. This is the man’s fifth alcohol-related...
News/crime and courts
August 26, 2015 - 6:06pm
August 12, 2015
Beer at Bison games may have to wait another year
FARGO — Bison fans looking forward to watching a football game at the Fargodome with a beer at their side may have to wait another year. With a month to go before North Dakota State University’s first home game, there isn’t enough time to put in place everything needed to start...
August 12, 2015 - 11:27pm
August 10, 2015
Police Blotter: Boy injured in ATV accident
Stark County Sheriff's deputies responded to an ATV accident involving an 11-year-old boy Sunday morning in Richardton. The boy was taken to CHI St. Joseph’s Health in Dickinson before being taken to St. Alexius Medical Center in Bismarck. His condition has not been released. Woman...
News/crime and courts
August 10, 2015 - 7:42pm
July 30, 2015
Police Blotter: Another business named in chain of burglaries
A fourth business has been named in a string of burglaries that occurred sometime between the night of July 22 and the morning of July 23. Dakota Sports reported that a six-wheel drive ATV and a 50-horsepower ATV, with a combined value of about $4,000, went missing during that period....
News/crime and courts
July 30, 2015 - 11:36pm
July 22, 2015
Fargodome board president to suggest beer garden
FARGO — Joining city commissioners in the “beer for all” camp, the president of the Fargo Dome Authority board will recommend approving alcohol sales for the general public at the historically dry Bison games, possibly through a beer garden. “It doesn’t seem to me that...
July 22, 2015 - 1:15am
July 20, 2015
Alcohol arrests higher, drug arrests lower at UND in 2014
GRAND FORKS — There were more alcohol-related arrests and fewer drug-related arrests on the University of North Dakota’s campus in 2014 than in recent years, according to the university’s most recent security and fire safety report. The number of liquor law violations resulting...
July 20, 2015 - 11:41pm