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With fire reports on the rise, Stark County issues burn ban; Dalrymple declares statewide fire emergency
ND asserts sovereignty in Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion lawsuit
Southwest ND farmers slowly start spring planting
Blotter: Man arrested for possession of controlled substance
Suspect in Viking murder enters no plea; held on $500,000 bond
New rail data highlights how much ND crude heads east
New rules take effect for Bakken crude: Will they improve safety?
North Dakota's new oil train safety checks seen missing risks
Marred by recent spill, pipeline company outlines next project
Company seeks flaring exemptions: XTO Energy wants 140 wells excused from rule
Holten: The reason barns are red
Letter: E-cigs need more restrictions
Jacobs: ‘ND exceptionalism’ explains much about state
Other Views: Don’t be fooled by e-cig hype
Jolie’s message resonates with all women
Ukrainians celebrate Easter with tradition of pysanky art
Shuttle bus service returns to Dickinson schools, enrollment period begins May 13
T-shirts evolve to rude sayings and bad ideas
Journeying the Narrow Path
Rolling Stones to play in Minneapolis on June 3
Dorothy P. Ficek
Dorothy P. Ficek
Gerald "Jerry" Schmidt
Powers: Vikings option remain open as draft nears
Grinsteinner’s newest role: Longtime head boys basketball coach named athletic director
DHS collects 4 state qualifiers in first meet
Twins select final rotation spot
Dorn leaves a legacy in NDSU women’s athletics
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
Elevator evolution: Technology changing how elevators like Southwest Grain operate
Stark County issues burn ban
June 5, 2010
Water pipeline project nears completion
After conception by a few area minds in the late '70s and about $31 million later, rural residents in southwest North Dakota can receive treated water as a section of the Southwest Pipeline Project nears completion. More than 940 residents near Medora, Beach, Sentinel Butte, Golva...
local / news / water
June 5, 2010 - 12:00am
April 28, 2009
Senate confirms nominee
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius won Senate confirmation Tuesday as the nation's health and human services secretary, thrusting her into the middle of a public health emergency with the swine flu sickening dozens of Americans. The 65-31 confirmation vote came after...
April 28, 2009 - 12:04am
April 21, 2009
Igniting the prairie
NEAR WATFORD CITY -- Those driving into the valley which holds the entrance to Theodore Roosevelt National Park's North Unit may have been worried...
April 21, 2009 - 10:50pm
April 16, 2009
Groups say carbon summit may not have big picture
BISMARCK -- North Dakota environmental groups say a summit planned today at the Capitol on the effects of carbon cap-and-trade reflects an unwillingness to see carbon dioxide regulation as anything other than a threat to the status quo. Instead, members of the Dakota Resource Council...
April 16, 2009 - 11:22pm
April 15, 2009
Taxes and Tea
About 200 southwestern North Dakotans showed up to walk the sidewalks of Museum Drive Wednesday as part of the nationwide Tax Day Tea Party protests. The...
April 15, 2009 - 11:48pm
Tax day rush isnt as rushed as usual
Today is tax day. A day where many Americans scramble to get their tax returns filed as the deadline looms. However, many North Dakotans can breathe a sigh of relief this year as several counties have been granted an extension due to severe weather and flooding throughout the state....
April 15, 2009 - 12:00am
April 9, 2009
School board elections coming soon
School board elections coming soon Deadlines approach, as few candidates apply Area schools will be holding elections to fill open school board positions this summer. School officials said that positions that receive no applications will vote someone in by write-in. Those schools...
April 9, 2009 - 10:55pm
April 7, 2009
House OKs sovereignty measure
BISMARCK -- The State House OK'd a resolution Tuesday affirming North Dakota's rights as a sovereign state after a debate that one member compared to pre-Civil War secessionist talk. House Concurrent Resolution 3063 passed on a 52-42 vote. It invokes the U.S. Constitution's 10th...
April 7, 2009 - 11:22pm
April 4, 2009
What it takes to wear the badge
Motorists pull to the side of the road as Dickinson Police Department officer Joseph Zayden hurries with lights flashing and sirens blaring Thursday. A domestic disturbance has been reported and he must get to the residence as soon as possible. Zayden responds to calls like this,...
April 4, 2009 - 10:44pm
April 3, 2009
Senate defeats personhood bill
BISMARCK -- The Senate voted 29-16 Friday to defeat the controversial House Bill 1572, known as the personhood bill, with no debate. Sen. Curt Olafson, R-Edinburg, the only person who spoke on it, said the bill would create more serious legal consequences for the state than any...
April 3, 2009 - 10:37pm
April 1, 2009
$45,000 allotted to industrial park plan
Stark County officials will soon look into building one or more industrial sites within the county as well as southern Dunn County. Planning for the sites will be easier since the United States Commerce Department Economic Development Administration announced Tuesday it was granting...
April 1, 2009 - 11:21pm
March 27, 2009
Obama says new AG will avoid mistakes of past
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama said on Friday that Eric Holder has learned from history and will let neither fear nor ideology cloud his judgment as attorney general. "These are mistakes he will not repeat.
March 27, 2009 - 11:14pm
Thousands flee ahead of flood
FARGO -- Thousands of shivering, tired residents got out while they could and others prayed that miles of sandbagged levees would hold Friday as the surging Red River threatened to unleash the biggest flood North Dakota's largest city has ever seen. The agonizing decision to stay...
March 27, 2009 - 11:10pm
March 26, 2009
New Red River crest at 43 feet
FARGO (AP) -- Fargo's rush to prepare for potentially disastrous flooding on the Red River flooding got a major setback late Thursday when the...
March 26, 2009 - 11:37pm
March 25, 2009
North Dakota is known for its extreme weather as well as the people willing to lend a helping hand. During a Monday and Tuesday's blizzard, hospitals were thankful for the latter. Volunteers in Dickinson and Hettinger transported staff and physicians to hospitals so they could remain...
March 25, 2009 - 11:33pm