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Round and round the candy wheel goes
Coffee with the legislators
Fiery cook-off: Teams serve chili to raise money for fire departments
Hundreds turn out for auction benefiting Larimore families
NDSU student recognized for research project
Working on the railroads: BNSF announces expansion plans for Dickinson railways
Glendive residents OK to drink water: Some homes near oil spill report dark ooze after flushing tap
Price plunge: Grand Forks businesses consider the effects of lower crude prices
Pump stations for Alberta Clipper under construction
Refinery supporters encouraged by in-depth report
Monke: Spills in the state and a ‘State’ of laughter
Veeder: Spotting a childhood love in Nashville
Omdahl: Red alert! The Legislature is meeting
Our View: DSU improving mental health services good, spills ugly
Other Views: Enhanced driver’s license enhances recreation options
Faulx: Where to watch some of this year’s Oscar nominees
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’
Eric Church to play Grand Forks
A place set apart: St. Wenceslaus Church renovation nears completion, dedication set Jan. 17
RockPile Energy to host Chili Cook-off: Benefit to support rural fire departments
Angelique "Angie" McDuffy Spencer
They’re Go Getters: Entrepreneurs begin food delivery service in Dickinson
Journeying the Narrow Path
Welcome to Bonus Stage: Boss rush
Jackie Hope: ‘Empire’ state of mind
Johnson: Being the light for others
Patriots healthy heading into Super Bowl
Morris expected to leave Redskins, join Falcons
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
Klein, Blue Hawks top Dakota State
French Open champ hosts clinic in Dickinson
2 Dickinson residents dead from gunshot wounds
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 like sardines into a 40-foot long by 80-foot wide steel building on the town's Main Street are two ambulances and five fire trucks of...
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 county and oil impact money, it’ll move into a new station that’s big enough to accommodate them as they respond to calls that have...
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...
news / north dakota
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,...
Bakken / Energy / local / news
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 ambulance responding to the call got lost en route. "I didn't want that to happen to anybody," Hafner said. Several years later, Hafner...
Bakken / news
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...
local / news
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...
news / oil
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...
news / oil
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...
local / news / oil
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 worker can receive. One-hundred of the awards are given nationwide each year. Menke is a paramedic and the EMS coordinator for West River...
local / news
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