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Foster children to receive bags filled with goods this spring through fundraiser
ND budget cuts could pull all state funding for homeless shelters
Iron Eyes pleads not guilty to inciting a riot at pipeline protest as judge allows case to proceed
Subsidy cuts could mean 'death spiral' for small airports in upper Midwest
Dickinson SBDC helps entrepreneurs with all aspects of starting a business
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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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Three Blue Hawks honored after Yellowjacket Open
North Dakota Badlands Bowl roster announced
Rubio's three FTs send Wolves past Pacers
U.S. women's team settle pay dispute, avoid boycott
Gimenez hardest transition to Twins may be getting son on the bandwagon
McFeely: Do Democrats have buyer's remorse with Burgum?
Port: 'We cannot be an identity politics party,' says man who wants to lead ND Democrats
Port: Reform to North Dakota’s oil spill guidelines is imperfect but an improvement over the status quo
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
Mike Jacobs: Surprise! A sighting of North Dakota's new governor
Paul E. Paulson
Kim Arthur Leach
Bonnie Mae Carroll
Frances Ann Roll
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
Former DSU coach Mark Graupe announced as new Minot State women's basketball coach
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
July 3, 2015
If available to all, officials would promote Fargodome drink sales
FARGO — The Fargodome on Bison game day has long been a beer-free zone, but when its board earlier this week discussed allowing alcohol sales in suites, city leaders began to wonder, “Why not everywhere?” “First thing that popped into my mind was Caesar at the Colosseum,...
July 3, 2015 - 1:36am
July 1, 2015
Alcohol talks at North Dakota State Bison games continue
FARGO — Fargodome officials will begin discussions with North Dakota State University about serving alcohol in suites during Bison football...
July 1, 2015 - 12:38am
March 20, 2015
Senate reconsiders, passes ‘brunch bill’ allowing alcohol sales one hour earlier on Sundays
BISMARCK – One day after defeating the bill by a single vote, the North Dakota Senate on Friday reconsidered and passed legislation allowing restaurants to start selling alcohol at 11 a.m. instead of noon on Sundays. Senators voted 27-18 to pass House Bill 1434, after amending...
March 20, 2015 - 3:05pm
March 7, 2015
Public for drink special regulation in Fargo: City leaders show little support
FARGO — Once a business tactic, the drink special has become a battleground, at least in Grand Forks. Here, city leaders are unfazed. “We’re...
March 7, 2015 - 8:13pm
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
October 22, 2014
WSC president will remain on leave until Nov. 19
BISMARCK — Williston State College President Raymond Nadolny, who was placed on leave last week for alleged misconduct involving alcohol, has completed a medical evaluation and is taking about a month off for medical leave, North Dakota University System Interim Chancellor Larry...
October 22, 2014 - 9:37pm
July 9, 2014
State youth survey: Alcohol issues drop, obesity on the rise
FARGO — North Dakota high school students are significantly less likely to engage in binge drinking, drive or ride with someone who has been drinking alcohol than they were a decade ago. Those were among the encouraging findings of the 2013 youth risk behavior survey conducted...
July 9, 2014 - 10:57pm
July 5, 2014
Alcohol suspected as factor in rollover that injured three
STEELE — Authorities have identified three 19-year-old Bismarck men injured in a rollover Friday southeast of Steele in which the driver was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence. Chad Tarno was driving west on 41st Street Southeast about 3 miles southeast of Steele...
News/crime and courts
July 5, 2014 - 11:52pm
June 24, 2014
NDHP to conduct saturation patrols
North Dakota Highway Patrol troopers in Stark County will be conducting alcohol saturation patrols Friday through Sunday in an effort to apprehend impaired drivers, according to a release. The purpose of saturation patrols is to deter the drinking and driving.
News/crime and courts
June 24, 2014 - 11:23pm
May 12, 2014
Alcohol saturation results in 24 DUI arrests, many other citations
WILLISTON – A recent North Dakota Highway Patrol alcohol saturation effort in Williams and McKenzie counties resulted in 24 arrests for driving under the influence, the patrol said Monday. Troopers held the enforcement effort May 1-11. It also netted 16 arrests for driving...
May 12, 2014 - 4:04pm
May 6, 2014
N.D. lawmakers look to remedy dual convictions for DUI, refusal: Revisions being considered to stiffer law that passed last year
BISMARCK — State lawmakers are looking to clear up several areas of a tougher drunken driving law approved last year, including one provision that allows offenders to be convicted for both DUI and refusing a field sobriety test in the same incident. Since the DUI law took...
News/crime and courts
May 6, 2014 - 6:02pm
March 11, 2014
Man sentenced to 2 years for DUI: Stiffer penalties make felony charges, trials more likely
GRAND FORKS — A state district judge in Grand Forks sentenced Ronald Samdahl on Tuesday to serve two years in prison because of a drunken driving law that took effect only 45 days before he was arrested. A jury convicted him last week after a short trial and an hour of deliberation...
News/crime and courts
March 11, 2014 - 11:40pm
February 19, 2014
Fargo theater may serve beer
FARGO — Moviegoers in Fargo could enjoy a cold beer with their hot popcorn as soon as this summer, as the owner of the city’s two major first-run...
February 19, 2014 - 12:05am