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No charges against officer who shot man after chase
Continued growth: U.S. Census: Dickinson, Williston fastest-growing micropolitan areas in the country
Dickinson circus canceled
Snow creates hazardous driving conditions
Higher ed board will interview Potts, Flakoll for chancellor job
As oil prices slide, North Dakota sees manufacturing in its future
ND drilling rig count falls below 100
Boil order lifted for some Divide County towns
Officials clarify when cos. are exempt from flaring rule
Study highlights how oil money trickles out of North Dakota
Holten: That was then; this is now
Letter: Gag amendment for trafficking bill leaves women in the dark
Letter: Why are we voting on discrimination bill?
Letters: Republicans, governor wrong on corporate farming
Other Views: North Dakota farm law changes face test
AppSnap: TripIt alleviates (some) travel stress
Stolen memories: Local family has World War II memorabilia stolen during home invasion
Rural Manvel couple's outdoor birth experience focus of TV reality show
Patrick Hope: Covering the basics
'You've got to learn that kind of patience': Man reflects on wife's dementia diagnosis
Kathleen "Kathy" Chernenko
Numbers on the upswing: Decline in gun tags contributes to success rate jump among ND hunters
Leier: Signs of spring are in the air
Dakota Recreation Report
Hands full from the start: UND’s first round opponent Quinnipac building a strong reputation on college hockey scene
Haussler to retire as Bismarck’s athletic director
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
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...
news / local
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 said. North Dakotans got the measure on last November’s general election ballot and it passed with a supermajority of 67 percent. Three months...
news / north dakota
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 businessmen from Dickinson happened upon the old Joy Haven property and saw potential in some of the buildings 8 miles north of town. The...
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...
news / north dakota
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...
news / oil
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