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More than 20 protesters arrested Saturday near Dakota Access Pipeline
New England has welcomed 9 foreign-exchange students
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18-year-old charged with vehicular homicide in fatal crash
ND weather forecast calls for warm weather into December
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
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
Live blog: NDSU at Western Illinois, 6 p.m. Saturday
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
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
August 20, 2015
North Dakota's charity blackjack minimum raised to $3
FARGO -- If you like a side of blackjack with your beer at the bars, start bringing more bills. Due to a legislative change that went into effect Aug. 1, North Dakota charities can now charge a minimum of $3, up from $1, to play blackjack, which is offered at numerous local bars....
August 20, 2015 - 9:27am
March 31, 2014
Saturday becomes fight night at Dickinson bars
Dickinson bars saw three fights Saturday, according to the Dickinson Police Department. At about 10:15 p.m. at the Paragon, a fight between four to six individuals was reported outside, but the suspects fled before police arrived, Sgt. Kylan Klauzer said. An hour later, also at...
March 31, 2014 - 9:39pm
November 13, 2013
ND smoking ban: 1 year later; Support increases, businesses see no change
Support has only increased in the year since North Dakota voters decided to end smoking in bars, the group that lobbied to implement the law...
November 13, 2013 - 7:59pm
July 23, 2013
Boar's Nest provides out-of-town opportunity for fun
RURAL DICKINSON -- Sometimes a beer and a burger taste a little better when you're in the country. Luckily for area city dwellers, a group of...
July 23, 2013 - 12:00am
November 17, 2012
Smoking ban takes effect Dec. 6
North Dakota voters on Nov. 6 decided 66 percent to 34 percent to ban smoking in all public places and workplaces, including bars, through Measure 4. This ban takes effect 30 days after the election, meaning that by Dec. 6 all bars must be smoke free. Bars across the state, except...
November 17, 2012 - 12:00am
August 28, 2012
Dickinson police: Reports of fighting up
Fights, particularly those in or near bars, are becoming more commonplace in Dickinson as the population increases with an oil boom. In 2009, the Dickinson Police Department received 12 calls for fights all year, Capt. Dave Wilkie said. So far this year, there have been 90 calls...
August 28, 2012 - 12:00am
February 20, 2009
House kills bar smoking ban
BISMARCK -- The House snuffed a smoking ban for North Dakota bars and hotel rooms Thursday. Opponents of House Bill 1213 said an existing smoking ban law is sufficient and it constituents who runs the bars will suffer the most, if the law is beefed up. "Light a red one up on this...
February 20, 2009 - 10:53pm
February 19, 2009
ND House kills bar smoking ban
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakotans who visit bars will still be able to light up a cigarette if they wish. The North Dakota House defeated a proposal to ban smoking in bars and motels. Representatives voted 59-33 to reject the legislation. Smoking is already prohibited in restaurants,...
February 19, 2009 - 5:01pm
February 4, 2009
Saloon to have license suspended
MEDORA --The Iron Horse Saloon won't be the only bar unable to serve alcohol in May. After a unanimous vote, the Medora City Council found the Little Missouri Saloon in violation of the city's three-strike rule regarding liquor licenses during its regular meeting Tuesday. The...
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2009
Bars, hotel owners blast smoking ban bill
BISMARCK -- Hotel and bar owners in North Dakota are getting tired of coming to the Legislature to defend people's freedom to smoke, they told a legislative committee Thursday. But backers of House Bill 1213, a proposal to ban smoking in all hotel rooms and bars, said it's a matter...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am