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Trump, sworn in as U.S. president, promises to put 'America First'
'House of Cards' Season 5 sets premiere date
Anti-Trump protests turn violent ahead of inauguration
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N.D. community pulls together in wake of deputy's death
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MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
DHS wrestling flies past Jamestown
Dickinson High boys basketball survives against Bismarck
Demons stifle Midgets' offense
Heart River downs Trinity with last-minute free throws
Lately, late game scenarios a cinch for Blue Hawks
Port: He was a terrible president
Port: If it’s ok to be concerned about oil workers, it’s ok to be concerned about refugees
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
World of Wine: Nebbiolo -- the wine grape behind some of the best wines
Catherine (Kessel) Steinke
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
September 17, 2016
Port: This is what political vandalism looks like
MINOT—The often unlawful and sometimes violent protesters fighting to block the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota have committed real...
September 17, 2016 - 9:46pm
September 16, 2016
ND oil production holds steady in July
BISMARCK - North Dakota oil production held steady in July and remained over 1 million barrels per day, the Department of Mineral Resources said...
September 16, 2016 - 4:02pm
September 14, 2016
Baker plans to leave Stark Development Corp. in December
The executive vice president of Stark Development Corp. will step down at the end of the year after 21 years of service. Gaylon Baker said at...
September 14, 2016 - 9:32pm
Heritage Day set at Watford City
The 18th annual Heritage Day in Watford City will be celebrated Saturday at the McKenzie County Heritage Park, 950 Second Ave. SW.The day is an opportunity to visit the food vendors, see the blacksmithing demonstration, see two horses from the Nokota Horse Conservancy, have your photo...
September 14, 2016 - 11:26am
September 11, 2016
Veeder: Celebrity story the right fit for western ND woman
My mom claims she saw Kenny G once in a hotel lobby in Fargo. It's probably true. I mean, I think he was playing somewhere in the area that weekend,...
September 11, 2016 - 11:02pm
September 10, 2016
Tribe appeals judge's ruling, seeks new injunction
NORTH OF CANNON BALL, N.D. — The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is appealing a federal judge's ruling on the Dakota Access Pipeline and is seeking...
September 10, 2016 - 5:37pm
September 9, 2016
Corps halting Dakota Access Pipeline construction despite judge denying tribe’s request
WASHINGTON — A federal judge has denied the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's request to halt construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline while...
September 9, 2016 - 9:08pm
Letter: Dakota Access protesters hurt workers, ignore law
We ought to consider one question when it comes to who is in the right on the Dakota Access Pipeline: What if it was the other way? If the builder of Dakota Access had ignored the legal process and built the pipeline, the public would be inflamed and rightfully so. We would never...
September 9, 2016 - 7:24pm
Private security board to investigate guard dogs used at ND pipeline site
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Private Investigation and Security Board is investigating the use of dogs last week by private security guards...
September 9, 2016 - 3:21pm
September 8, 2016
Murphy: Petroleum, pipelines, protests, people
I am addicted to petroleum products and other fossil fuels. There, I said it. Take all of the petro products (plastics) out of your refrigerator...
September 8, 2016 - 6:59pm
September 7, 2016
Restraining order extended on Sacagawea Pipeline
BISMARCK – A temporary restraining order against the Three Affiliated Tribes has been extended until Sept. 19, preventing the tribe from blocking...
September 7, 2016 - 12:07pm
McKenzie County gravel roads restricted
WATFORD CITY -- McKenzie County has restricted all county and Watford city gravel roads to 12,000 pounds gross vehicle weight until further notice due to consistent rainfall.
September 7, 2016 - 11:02am
September 6, 2016
Green Party presidential candidate to be charged for spraying painting pipeline equipment
MORTON COUNTY, N.D. — More than 100 protesters gathered at a Dakota Access Pipeline construction site Tuesday where two people bound themselves...
September 6, 2016 - 10:23pm
Use of dogs at pipeline protest criticized
MORTON COUNTY, N.D. — A law enforcement consultant who trains police dogs is among those condemning the use of guard dogs at a pipeline...
September 6, 2016 - 7:25pm
Police seek information about Watford City bar fight
WATFORD CITY -- Zachary Ryan Womelsdorf, 33, of Eagle Grove, Iowa, has been charged with aggravated assault related to a bar fight in Watford City late last month.Watford City Police responded at 11:30 p.m. Aug. 27 to a report of a fight at a Main Street bar. Upon arrival, officers...
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September 6, 2016 - 5:54pm