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Minot man who stole girlfriend’s checkbook, not faces harassment charges
Attempted rapist appealing case to ND Supreme Court
NDSU, university system explore deeper budget cuts.
Trump's favorite for EPA chief is foe of Obama climate agenda
Cold, wet winter on the horizon for parts of ND
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EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
Protesters, police engaged in standoff at creek between camp and pipeline construction area
Standing Rock chairman applauds Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
Post play to drive Tigers boys basketball
Crandall's 24 points leads UND to men's basketball win over cold Bison
New England girls look to surprise Region 7
UND's Bubba Schweigert hoping to take football program to next level in 2017
Streaky UND team hopes to build off of NYC victory
OMDAHL: Does North Dakota need two parties?
Port: Standing Rock's 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
Commentary: True or false, Trump's tweets beat the media at its own game
John R. Metz
Barbara Rose Secrest
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 4, 2016
Two arrested after more than 50 dogs found living in Mott home
MOTT—A pair from Mott have been charged with animal cruelty and animal neglect after dozens of dogs were found to be living in their home...
News/crime and courts
November 4, 2016 - 8:41pm
July 12, 2016
Protected Raptor injured in recent storm near Dickinson
The recent severe storms in western North Dakota wreaked devastation on both properties and animals. Birds in the area have been left vulnerable...
July 12, 2016 - 7:54pm
October 6, 2015
2 cats killed, 2 dogs wounded by pet shooter or shooters
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- The Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in providing information in three ongoing cases involving pets that were shot near their owners’ homes in the Ypsilanti and Montpelier areas near Jamestown. Maj. Jason Falk, Stutsman...
October 6, 2015 - 9:41pm
September 23, 2015
In rare incident, mountain lion hit by vehicle in northeastern N.D.
LAWTON, N.D.--A mountain lion, a rare sight in eastern North Dakota, was injured Tuesday night when it was struck by a vehicle near Lawton. The incident occurred at about 8:30 p.m. along Ramsey County Road 8 about 4 to 5 miles west of Lawton and about 98 miles northwest of Grand...
September 23, 2015 - 4:24pm
March 20, 2013
Charges possible after 100 cattle found dead
BISMARCK -- Prosecutors are considering criminal charges against the owner of 100 cattle found dead last week in McIntosh County, at least some of which starved to death. Logan County State's Attorney Gerald Kuhn said Tuesday it is too early in the investigation to say whether criminal...
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
May 4, 2012
Animal blacks out Manning area
Roughrider Electric Cooperative officials said a small animal is responsible for leaving hundreds in the dark in the Manning area Thursday. Leonard Hibl, director of key accounts for Roughrider Electric, said the unspecified critter caused a fault on an overhead power line causing...
May 4, 2012 - 12:00am
October 14, 2010
Hettinger City Council approves retrieval fee increase
Retrieving a captured animal will now be more expensive in Hettinger after the City Council passed an ordinance during a meeting at the Adams County Courthouse Wednesday morning. Operating without a dog catcher and a city pound, the Adams County Sheriff's Department will often pick...
October 14, 2010 - 12:00am
September 22, 2010
Pipeline project nears homestretch
BOWMAN -- About 1.3 million feet of the Bison Pipeline right of way road has been cleared to date. The total length of the project is about...
September 22, 2010 - 12:00am
October 27, 2009
Letter: Don't wait until 2010 to build animal shelter
In reference to the article in The Press on Oct. 17: For quite some time now, pets have been rescued from the Dickinson pound or returned to their owners, only to find that they immediately get sick, die, or had to be euthanized. These exposed and infected impounded pets are exposing...
October 27, 2009 - 12:00am
March 21, 2009
Used tires, beer kegs, bags keeping zoo animals healthy
BOSTON (AP) -- A lion rips open a paper bag stuffed with hay and meat. Giraffes chew up old Christmas trees. Asian black bears claw on empty...
March 21, 2009 - 9:20pm
March 18, 2009
Animal rights, circus lawyers differ on elephants
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Animal rights activists asked a federal judge Wednesday to find that the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus violates the Endangered Species Act by using metal-tipped prods and chains to control its elephants. In closing arguments after a six-year court battle,...
March 18, 2009 - 1:15pm
June 25, 2008
Letter - Radical animal rights groups are targeting N.D.
North Dakota is obviously in the sites of radical animal rights groups. Who else would look to ban hunting? If North Dakotans decide that hunting behind a fence is illegal we are well on our way to banning other kinds of hunting. If we ban any type of hunting, it's a lot easier...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am