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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
crime and courts
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
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Carol Ann Zimmermann
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
June 11, 2016
Dunn County Commission election surrounds budget concerns
DUNN COUNTY -- With two Dunn County Commission seats up for election Tuesday, the county’s budget is on the mind for nearly all of the candidates. Both incumbents are running for re-election for the four-year position. Three others are seeking to replace them. Reinhard Hauck,...
June 11, 2016 - 11:47pm
November 2, 2015
Second Republican to announce candidacy for state auditor
BISMARCK — The accounting manager for the North Dakota Public Service Commission will announce his candidacy for state auditor today, becoming the second Republican to seek the seat being vacated by retiring Auditor Robert R. Peterson. Josh Gallion of Bismarck, who has been with...
November 2, 2015 - 10:52pm
Second Republican to announce run for N.D. state auditor
BISMARCK – The accounting manager for the North Dakota Public Service Commission will announce his candidacy for state auditor on Tuesday, becoming the second Republican to seek the seat being vacated by retiring Auditor Robert R. Peterson. Josh Gallion of Bismarck, who has...
November 2, 2015 - 9:38am
October 22, 2015
Peterson won’t seek sixth term as North Dakota state auditor
BISMARCK – For the first time in more than four decades, someone not named Robert Peterson will lead the state auditor’s office in North Dakota after the November 2016 election. Current Auditor Robert R. Peterson, a Republican, said Wednesday he will retire next year and will...
October 22, 2015 - 9:13am
January 29, 2015
SBHE chief auditor resigns after investigation
BISMARCK — An upper level official with the North Dakota University System who was placed on administrative leave has signed a release agreement and resigned. Timothy Carlson, the chief auditor for the system, was placed on paid leave in November after an investigation accused...
January 29, 2015 - 10:24pm
June 14, 2012
Primary voting turnout up in most counties
Voter turnout out for Tuesday's primary was up in most counties and many county auditors believe it was the ballot measures that drew the public to the polls in larger numbers. Stark County had a total of 5,521 ballots cast in the primary. That is about 28 percent of the county's...
June 14, 2012 - 12:00am
April 1, 2012
Christmann, Schmidt, Peterson receive GOP nod
BISMARCK -- Assistant Senate Majority Leader Randy Christmann of Hazen received the Republican endorsement for Public Service Commission on Saturday at the GOP convention. Christmann defeated Rep. Blair Thoreson, R-Fargo, for the endorsement on an 847-668 vote. Christmann is a...
April 1, 2012 - 12:00am
July 9, 2010
Gladstone appoints replacement auditor
GLADSTONE -- City Council members appointed Danielle Pierce, 23, as auditor during a meeting Thursday night at the Community Center. Twenty-plus people attended the 7 p.m. meeting, which was called as a special emergency meeting Thursday afternoon. Gladstone had been without an auditor...
July 9, 2010 - 12:00am
June 6, 2010
Polls open at 8 a.m. Tuesday
The primary election is Tuesday and Stark County voting centers are open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., said Kay Haag, Stark County deputy auditor. Vote centers are in Dickinson at the Days Hotel, the Armory and Lady J's Catering; Belfield City Hall; Richardton American Legion. Early voting...
June 6, 2010 - 12:00am
February 3, 2010
No charges filed against former Medora auditor
MEDORA -- Charges will not be filed against a former Medora city auditor who allegedly stole more than $10,000 worth of city funds, a state's...
February 3, 2010 - 12:00am
December 16, 2009
Former Medora auditor under investigation
A former Medora city auditor allegedly paid herself about $10,000 out of city funds over a few years and officials are waiting to see whether or not the Billings County state's attorney will file charges. "We're just frustrated not knowing what's going on," said Mike Oehler, City...
December 16, 2009 - 12:00am
May 22, 2008
Auditor seeks answers on WSI surplus
BISMARCK -- A consulting firm has been asked to find out exactly what led to Workforce Safety and Insurance's large surplus, a state audit manager said Wednesday. Gordy Smith of the State Auditor's Office said BDMP of Portland, Maine, is doing this year's biennial performance evaluation...
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am