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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 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...
June 5, 2010 - 12:00am
April 27, 2009
Area preps for swine flu
No cases of the much talked about swine influenza have been reported in North Dakota, but area health officials are preparing in case of an outbreak. In many ways, swine flu mirrors regular influenza, said Sherry Adams, pandemic flu coordinator for the Southwestern District Health...
April 27, 2009 - 11:19pm
April 23, 2009
Washout has neighbors wondering
Following a spring of flooding, the Little Missouri River has decided to take an unexpected change of course. An oxbow in the river on land...
April 23, 2009 - 11:43pm
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 17, 2009
Senate kills quiet rail bill; probably will be revived
BISMARCK -- The Senate narrowly voted down a bill late Friday that several North Dakota cities had been counting on to help them silence ear-splitting train horns. But Senate leaders predict the bill will be revived Monday because its prime sponsor, Sen. David Nething, R-Jamestown,...
April 17, 2009 - 10:50pm
April 15, 2009
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 11, 2009
Arrests made in shooting
Stark County authorities made arrests Saturday in connection with the death of a Dickinson man who had been missing for about 10 days. Dunn...
April 11, 2009 - 10:37pm
March 18, 2009
For the last ten years, the Great Plains Regional Office of Ducks Unlimited chapter has been keeping a close eye on North Dakota's duck nesting...
March 18, 2009 - 11:45pm
March 6, 2009
Bond set for man shot after standoff
MANDAN (AP) -- Bond has been set at $100,000 cash for a man shot in the shoulder during a standoff in Hebron. George Fischer faces charges of assault on a peace officer and terrorizing. Authorities say the 52-year-old Fischer made threats and assaulted a deputy after he was told...
March 6, 2009 - 11:42pm
February 14, 2009
Blue whale carcass found off California coast
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The decomposing carcass of a 35-foot-long blue whale has been hauled to shore in San Diego. The carcass was spotted two miles off La Jolla Saturday morning. Officials concerned the rotting carcass would end up in a cove and stink the shoreline decided to secure...
February 14, 2009 - 9:44pm
February 11, 2009
Man executed in Florida
STARKE, Fla. (AP) -- A Florida rapist convicted of murdering his girlfriend's teenage daughter more than 25 years ago has been executed. Wayne Tompkins was pronounced dead at 6:32 p.m. Wednesday after he failed to get courts to listen to his claims of innocence. He was put to death...
February 11, 2009 - 4:50pm
February 7, 2009
Stimulus bargain hard, debt bargain harder
For several years, a bipartisan group of think-tank deficit hawks has been meeting regularly and issuing loud alarms about the nation's long-term debt crisis. On Jan.
February 7, 2009 - 12:00am