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Highway 85 four-lane proposal draws mixed responses
Becklund to be second-in-command for N.D. Guard
Clinton, Sanders supporters at odds at convention begins
Verizon poised for top competition with Yahoo purchase of $4.8 billion
Police Blotter: Woman claiming gang affiliation arrested for terrorizing Dickinson police
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Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
Developers plan ethanol plant near Jamestown
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
With largest-ever N.D. wind farm planned, regulator blames coal plant closing on wind power
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Celebrations 'n' Crafts moves to new location
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Irsfeld: Where to turn for relief from joint pain, arthritis
Former Vikings WR Jennings retires after 10 seasons
Latest injury pushes offensive tackle Loadholt into retirement
Cubs land closer Chapman from Yankees
Rookie QB Wentz to walk fine line as Eagles camp opens
Murphy: Carson Wentz and the uncertainty inherent in young quarterbacks
Monke: We need more visits like Giancarlo's
Port: Our increasingly Orwellian society
McFeely: Sorry, Chancellor Hagerott, individuals matter
Letter: Election results upset the status quo
Letter: Some North Dakotans welcome EPA rule state officials are fighting
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Diane K. Berger
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
November 21, 2015
Stolen ambulance crashes into another vehicle during police chase in central North Dakota
CARRINGTON — A man led law enforcement on a chase Friday while driving a stolen ambulance on U.S. Highway 52 south of Carrington, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The vehicle was stolen earlier Friday from near the emergency room at Trinity Medical Center in Minot...
News/crime and courts
November 21, 2015 - 9:07pm
February 8, 2014
Emergency Services Center ‘huge’ for New England: 11,000 square-foot facility to house fire, ambulance set to open in April
NEW ENGLAND -- All it takes is one look inside the New England Fire and Ambulance Hall to see the small town could use a better facility. Packed...
February 8, 2014 - 11:16pm
Killdeer Area Ambulance gets bigger station
Killdeer Area Ambulance paramedics and volunteers this month will finally see the silver lining of dramatic increases in calls for service. With...
February 8, 2014 - 11:11pm
September 7, 2013
Study shows which oil boom areas most need ambulance station
Large swaths of west-central McKenzie County and the Fort Berthold reservation are in great need of ambulance stations, a study has found. Southwestern Mountrail County, Gladstone, Spring Brook and certain areas outside Minot also need stations, according to a study commissioned...
September 7, 2013 - 12:00am
July 19, 2013
Ambulance services hurting in the Oil Patch
PARSHALL -- Ambulance volunteers in western North Dakota are so stressed they can't leave for a weekend because there's no one to cover for them,...
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
May 24, 2013
Killdeer Area Ambulance Service working to keep up with oil's impact
Ann Hafner knew she wanted to become an ambulance volunteer after her sister-in-law, living in another state, died of an asthma attack when the...
May 24, 2013 - 12:00am
January 22, 2013
Helicopter, law enforcement called out for medical emergency north of Belfield
Those concerned about all of the flashing lights headed west along Interstate 94 west of Dickinson this morning can rest easy. A rush of law enforcement and an ambulance at about 7 was for a heart attack victim, an officer said. A low-flying helicopter was also seen. It had been...
January 22, 2013 - 9:51am
July 18, 2012
Constructing a safe path; Authorities: Don't panic when an emergency vehicle comes up behind you in one-lane zones
Imagine driving through a construction zone with one lane for both directions. Traffic lines the roads for miles when sirens fill the air, and...
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
June 22, 2012
Sanford-Medcenter One merger closer to reality
BISMARCK (AP) -- Federal regulators have signed off on a proposed merger between Sanford Health and Medcenter One in the Dakotas. The approval by the Federal Trade Commission means that the last remaining governmental review of the proposed merger rests with North Dakota Attorney...
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am
Search continues for Hettinger drug thief
More than a month has passed since at least one narcotics-seeker caused more than $3,000 in damage while breaking into a Hettinger ambulance garage, but authorities still do not have a suspect, they said Tuesday. Adams County Sheriff Travis Collins said it took about 20 minutes for...
February 22, 2012 - 12:00am
July 31, 2011
Area EMS crews feel strain
Western North Dakota ambulance teams said they have seen an increase in trauma cases. "There are more responses to traffic accidents, alcohol and/or drug incidents and violence than in years past," Dickinson Ambulance spokesman Lynn Hartman said, adding it's not by large numbers...
July 31, 2011 - 12:00am
April 22, 2010
Emergency officials feel energy impacts
In part two of a two-day meeting, state legislators listened to city and area road and emergency officials Wednesday as they testified regarding...
April 22, 2010 - 12:00am
May 23, 2009
Hettinger paramedic receives 'Stars of Life'
The American Ambulance Association recently awarded Hettinger's Dee Menke a "Stars of Life" -- the highest honor an emergency medical services...
May 23, 2009 - 12:00am
March 9, 2009
Patient killed in ambulance crash
FARGO. (AP) -- The Highway Patrol has identified an ambulance patient who was killed when the ambulance rolled on an icy stretch of Interstate 94. Troopers say 66-year-old Kenneth Kandt of Fessenden died at a Fargo hospital.
March 9, 2009 - 12:33pm
January 25, 2008
Two women are treated for injuries after accident Wednesday
The Dickinson Police Department reported Thursday morning that two Dickinson women were taken by the Dickinson Ambulance to Dickinson's St. Joseph's Hospital and Health Center Wednesday evening after the vehicle they were traveling in struck a light pole in south Dickinson. The vehicle...
January 25, 2008 - 12:00am