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18-year-old charged with vehicular homicide in fatal crash
ND weather forecast calls for warm weather into December
New England has welcomed 9 foreign-exchange students
Governor candidates disclose financial interests
Police Blotter: Craigslist-type scam affects Dickinson area
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nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Country superstar Garth Brooks signs Amazon streaming deal
Dickinson teen to receive Eagle Scout award
Irish singers headline concert series
Auxiliary sponsors Tour of Tables
U.S. breast cancer deaths drop; rate among white women falls most
DSU wide receiver Brown has seen the ‘whole spectrum’
Area high school football coaches react to new realignment
Heart River Cougars find footing at end of season
Killdeer faces familiar foe in Velva-Sawyer to open playoffs
Hunting license change means less local business
MCFEELY: National narrative over pipeline protest should be an eye-opener
LETTER: Who is "Vote Right 36?"
COLUMN: Despite Trump, demotic protest politics doesn't always fail
PORT: Democratic candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the Public Service Commission
Our View: Four for ND state offices
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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
February 13, 2009
Polygamist gets life term for family abuses
MURRIETA, Calif. (AP) -- A self-proclaimed polygamist was sentenced Friday to seven consecutive life prison terms for torturing seven of his 19 children, abusing four others and imprisoning two of his three wives. Mansa Musa Muhummed, 55, also was sentenced to additional terms totaling...
February 13, 2009 - 6:33pm
February 7, 2009
Family of slain contractor sues Halliburton, KBR
HOUSTON (AP) -- A lawsuit against two military contractors claims the companies' mistakes led U.S. soldiers to believe an American truck driver working for the contractors might be an insurgent steering a bomb-laden truck onto a U.S. military base. In a lawsuit filed in Houston this...
February 7, 2009 - 5:30pm
January 9, 2009
Obama mother-in-law to join family in White House
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Get ready for the in-law in chief.
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
3 generations fight fires
Firefighting runs in the Wehner family blood. Three generations, starting with Richard Wehner and continuing with his son Darryl and grandson...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
June 28, 2008
Mandan family sues school for racial discrimination
BISMARCK -- A former Mandan family is suing the Mandan School District and a bus driver for a minimum of $2 million, saying the driver and children on his bus repeatedly discriminated against them by called the family's four children "niggers" and "monkeys." The family, which is...
June 28, 2008 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
Farm is back in the Sickler family
DICKINSON - Albert Sickler sold his farm house northeast of Dickinson to Jim Fugle in 2004, assuming it had left the family for good. But when Fugle turned around in 2007 and wanted to sell, Albert was excited to hear his grandson, Klint, was interested in bringing it back into the...
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
May 17, 2008
Baar family farm combines four different legacies
GLADSTONE - What started out as four separate farms owned and operated by different family members has become one farm under the care of Dean and Paulette Baar. Dean grew up on the farm they currently live on and Paulette grew up just a couple a miles away. Paulette, who lived in...
May 17, 2008 - 12:00am
May 3, 2008
Signup time is running out, CSP program application period ends May 16
Ag producers in southwestern North Dakota have two weeks left to signup for the Natural Resource Conservation Service's Conservation Security Program. The initial signup began on April 16 and has been slow. But because of recent rainfall in the region, producers had a little time...
May 3, 2008 - 12:00am
April 26, 2008
Tormaschy brothers to help out on family farm
RICHARDTON -- Growing up, Tobey and Jason Tormaschy always dreamed of taking over the family farm where they grew up. In May, following his college graduation from Dickinson State University, where he double-majored in chemistry and natural resources management, Tobey will take the...
April 26, 2008 - 12:00am
April 19, 2008
Hoff family meets challenges
RICHARDTON -- Cal Hoff took over his family's farm north of Richardton in 1988 from his father, Joe, who had carried on the farm when his father, Joseph, handed it to him in the 60s. When asked how he feels that his son, Casey, will be taking over someday, Cal smiled. "We take...
April 19, 2008 - 12:00am
April 12, 2008
Farming is a Biel family tradition
LEFOR - Emery Biel is the youngest son of his father, Henry Sr., who was the youngest son of Adam Biel, who homesteaded near Lefor in 1905. In a house a couple hundred yards from where his grandfather homesteaded and lived in a sod house, Biel talked about how much it meant that...
April 12, 2008 - 12:00am
April 5, 2008
Entze's family ranch grows from a herd of 10
GOLDEN VALLEY -- Kim Entze started his ranch southeast of Golden Valley with 10 cattle on his father's ranch in 1975. Since then, Entze's herd has grown in number and Kim and his wife, Laurie, purchased a farm five miles south of where Entze grew up. "Cattle got pretty cheap in...
April 5, 2008 - 12:00am
March 29, 2008
Pavlicek family keeps up to date with technology
DICKINSON - A lot has changed in Lee Pavlicek's time on his family farm north of Dickinson, but one thing remains constant: Pavliceks continue to farm the land originally homesteaded in 1905. Pavlicek said farming just came naturally and it was something he always wanted to do. "I've...
March 29, 2008 - 12:00am
March 22, 2008
Frank family constantly adjusts operation strategy
DICKINSON - Life on the farm is one of constant evolution, due to weather and other issues. Life on the farm is one of constant evolution, due to weather and other issues. Pat and Jane Frank believe that's just how it is and you have to learn to live with it. "About the time you...
March 22, 2008 - 12:00am
March 15, 2008
Hard work pays off for Meyer family
DICKINSON - Starting a farm or ranch that hasn't been handed down from a family member and forming it into your personal vision is something of a rarity in today's agricultural climate. The Tim and Kathy Meyer family has proved it's possible, however, with hard work, some risk...and...
March 15, 2008 - 12:00am