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Running again: Klayton Oltmanns to run for third term on Dickinson City Commission
Texas woman tells CNN that Sen. Franken inappropriately touched her at State Fair
In tough times, agriculture comes through for its own
Counterfeit opioid pills are tricking users - sometimes with lethal results
As clock ticks on tax bill, White House signals a compromise
crime and courts
nation and world
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
North Dakota has potential to tap federal drone integration program
American Crystal piles record-high tons
place a business brief
New video game letting users destroy oil infrastructure comes under fire
Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
Sending warm thoughts to veterans; women make patriotic quilts
'A Magical Medora Christmas' on the road: show includes stops at Dickinson and Medora
Celebrate 'Roaring Twenties' at Yuletyme
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Wild's Jason Zucker is already down $17,600 -- and he's hoping for more
Second-half surge sends Eagles to 8th straight win: Wentz tosses two TDs in 37-9 rout
Pistons hang on for 100-97 win over Timberwolves
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Bison get No. 2 seed for FCS playoffs, host winner of NAU, San Diego
MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Too tall, too dominating: Nebraska's strong start leads to 92-70 win over UND
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Commentary: Sophia Wilansky got hurt because the #NoDAPL movement used violence as a tactic
COMMENTARY: Don't let #MeToo turn into a witch hunt
Commentary: GMOs provide additional food choices
Letter: Get something ‘constructive done’
Shelly Irene (Mack) Cardona
Elizabeth "Betty" Zent
Mardelle J. (McGee) Considine
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
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
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August 31, 2016
Western ND landfill operator found with radioactive waste
ALEXANDER, N.D.—An oil field waste landfill that withdrew its application to handle radioactive waste is under review for having tons of...
August 31, 2016 - 8:25pm
August 19, 2016
Discarded RVs a nuisance for Bakken salvage yard
ALEXANDER, N.D. — Abandoned campers from across the Bakken line up end to end in a McKenzie County salvage yard. The RVs, some burned or...
August 19, 2016 - 6:58pm
May 12, 2016
Residents of Alexander heated up over radioactive waste proposal
ALEXANDER -- The city hall in the hometown of North Dakota’s gentle environmental giant -- former Gov. Art Link -- started warm and only got...
May 12, 2016 - 10:31pm
March 1, 2016
10,000 gallons of gasoline released into soil at rural Bakken station
ALEXANDER -- An underground storage tank structurally failed Feb. 25 at a Bakken Oil Patch gas station along Highway 85, releasing 10,000 gallons of premium gasoline into the soil, the North Dakota Department of Health said Tuesday. Gasoline was put into a 20,000-gallon tank at Patriot...
March 1, 2016 - 4:05pm
September 15, 2015
Two men killed in crash identified
ALEXANDER — The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified two men killed when the pickup they were in was hit by a tractor-trailer Sunday near Alexander in northwest North Dakota. Killed in the crash were Micah Martinez, 30, of Farmington, N.M., and Darrell Donahue, 26, of Reno,...
September 15, 2015 - 4:48pm
September 5, 2015
Alexander picks up sports again with oil boom growth
ALEXANDER — When Alexander, a growing Oil Patch town, has its first high school football game in 27 years today, the focus won’t be on the...
September 5, 2015 - 1:37am
September 2, 2015
Deputy seriously injured in two-vehicle crash in far northwest ND
ALEXANDER, N.D. -- A McKenzie County deputy was seriously injured in far northwest North Dakota on Wednesday morning when his patrol vehicle was struck by a truck on state Highway 200.
September 2, 2015 - 6:40pm
PSC hearing set for proposed McKenzie County oil pipeline project
WATFORD CITY -- The North Dakota Public Service Commission’s public meeting about a proposed oil pipeline in McKenzie County is scheduled for 9 a.m. Thursday at Teddy’s Residential Suites in Watford City.
September 2, 2015 - 2:44pm
July 17, 2015
Housing project to stay closed after scheme
ALEXANDER — An oilfield housing camp developed by two men accused of defrauding investors in a $62 million Ponzi scheme will likely remain closed. The Great American Lodge near Alexander, which is owned by North Dakota Developments LLC, closed abruptly in May after the utility...
July 17, 2015 - 12:05am
May 13, 2015
Fargo contractor fined after hitting gasoline pipeline in western N.D.
BISMARCK – A Fargo contractor will pay a $6,000 fine for failing to notify the state before it began digging in western North Dakota and struck a fuel pipeline that released more than 36,500 barrels of gasoline onto the ground.
May 13, 2015 - 4:31pm
April 15, 2015
Speeds reduced on US Highway 85
ALEXANDER - Speeds will be reduced on a section of U.S. Highway 85 through July as construction resumes on the next phase of expansion on the...
April 15, 2015 - 6:27pm
Tanker rollover causes Highway 200 closure near Alexander
ALEXANDER, N.D. – N.D. Highway 200 was closed for more than four hours Tuesday after a tanker truck loaded with propane rolled over, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. The driver, Eric McCullough, 35, of Orlando, Fla., used excessive speed when turning from U.S. Highway 85...
April 15, 2015 - 10:15am
March 28, 2015
Bypassed bypasses: Officials work to make sure trucks use routes
As western North Dakota boomtowns work to catch up to growing truck traffic with bypasses around city centers, they’re also working to make...
March 28, 2015 - 6:11pm
March 9, 2015
State investigating oilfield fires, spills
BISMARCK – The Department of Mineral Resources, Oil and Gas Division, is working with fire officials in two counties to investigate the cause of two weekend fires at oil facilities. Marathon Oil Co. reported on Saturday a fire at an oil well location about five miles north of...
March 9, 2015 - 7:01pm
March 7, 2015
Pipeline leak reported in McKenzie County
ALEXANDER — A pipeline has leaked approximately 250 barrels of oil in McKenzie County. The leak occurred when the pipeline, owned by Belle Fourche Pipeline Co., was struck by equipment during excavation. The oil leak has been stopped and was mostly confined to the excavated area....
March 7, 2015 - 7:51pm