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North Dakota native Gary Johnson grabbing attention as third-party presidential candidate
Devils Lake, Ultra Green settle $2 million dispute
Volunteers restoring Dakota border's history half-mile at a time
Not less, but 'better' testing in North Dakota schools
Taylor HorseFest an outlet for those with old-time passions
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
Veeder: Mist lifts off the doubt first-time mom feels
Dickinson native Jaeger receives entrepreneurship award
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Twins battle back but fall in 10 innings to White Sox
Late errors haunt Bismarck in loss to Wahpeton
Valley City earns comeback on Beulah, earns title game berth
Walker, Streb still tied after PGA rainout
Underdogs a year ago, top dogs now: Vikings have flipped script
Port: How to not matter
Omdahl: Was ignorance the problem in primaries?
McFeely: Dear NDSU athletic department overlords ...
Letter: North Dakota leaders cherish bragging rights over people
Letter: Native Americans will not let water be destroyed by Dakota Access Pipeline
good bad and ugly
Monte J. Geerts
Grant Gerhard Gullickson
Elsie Louise Schuetzle Huether
Monte J. Geerts
Eldon D. "Bus" Patterson
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
March 23, 2016
Meridian Energy Group applies for conditional-use permit for Davis Refinery
BELFIELD -- California-based Meridian Energy Group Inc. announced Wednesday that it has applied for a conditional-use permit for its proposed Davis Refinery, which would sit on 620 acres of land west of Belfield in Billings County. Though talk has circulated for months about Meridian...
March 23, 2016 - 9:09pm
March 22, 2016
Two teenagers injured in rollover crash on Friday
BELFIELD -- Two Belfield teenagers were injured in a rollover crash one mile south of Belfield on Friday night, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Tonya Schroyer, 14, was traveling southbound on 131st Avenue Southwest, a rural road, when she lost control of her 2006 Dodge...
March 22, 2016 - 8:35pm
Belfield auditor receives statewide leadership award
BISMARCK -- City of Belfield auditor Natalie Muruato received the Innovator Award at the Municipal Government Academy awards ceremony during the North Dakota League of Cities March Madness workshop held March 8-9. The award, which was given to 19 attendees, recognizes those who’ve...
March 22, 2016 - 6:28pm
Construction begins on I-94 between Belfield and South Heart
Construction work began Tuesday on Interstate 94 between Belfield and South Heart. During construction, a detour will be in place at South Heart Exit 51 and traffic will be reduced to one lane with speeds reduced and flaggers present. Work will consist of bridge replacements, concrete...
March 22, 2016 - 2:52pm
February 21, 2016
Belfield presses on: Belfield considers its projects, situation as it moves forward following positive 2015
BELFIELD — Despite some challenges brought on by a downturn in the surrounding oil industry, Belfield auditor Natalie Muruato said the city...
February 21, 2016 - 4:00am
Belfield’s meat man: Belfield couple continue to serve community in mom-and-pop meat shop
BELFIELD — On any given week day, Wally Mross unlocks his business, the Old Tyme Meat Shoppe, around 5 a.m. and gets to work. He opens the...
February 21, 2016 - 1:30am
February 8, 2016
Regional recreation projects receive state funding
The North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department recently awarded 13 community grant projects through North Dakota’s Outdoor Community Grant Program, which offers Outdoor Recreation Facilities and Recreation Leadership grants. Projects that were awarded grants include baseball diamond...
February 8, 2016 - 9:43pm
January 27, 2016
Police Blotter: Man arrested for meth, marijuana
Dickinson resident Jesse M. Hecker, 24, was arrested around 2 a.m. Tuesday for the Class C felony of possession of methamphetamine, as well as the misdemeanors of possession of marijuana, possession of meth paraphernalia and driving under suspension. Nearly $300,000 fraud alleged...
News/crime and courts
January 27, 2016 - 11:54am
December 30, 2015
New refinery proposed in Billings County
Billings County may soon see another diesel fuel refinery rise. California-based Meridian Energy Group Inc. is looking to build a refinery on 620 acres of land west of Belfield. It would refine crude oil produced in the Bakken. The Davis Refinery, if built, would be the nation’s...
December 30, 2015 - 5:57pm
December 29, 2015
Stark Co. places moratorium on wind farm applications: Permits will not be considered until 2018
The Stark County Commission voted unanimously to stop accepting applications for wind farm conditional-use permits for a period of two years at a regular meeting Tuesday at Stark County Courthouse. The move comes after the commission approved the 87-turbine Brady Wind Energy Center...
December 29, 2015 - 10:54pm
December 21, 2015
Heart River Cougars travel in style
Heads turn around when people see the Heart River Cougars’ activities bus pull into a school parking lot. The 40-passenger ride is marked...
December 21, 2015 - 4:54pm
December 9, 2015
Belfield to hold special city council meeting today on bond sales
BELFIELD -- A special city council meeting will be held at 6 p.m. today at Belfield City Hall to approve a restitution for bond sales. The bonds will be used in part to pay for the city’s street project. Belfield auditor Natalie Muruato said council members have been waiting on...
December 9, 2015 - 9:27am
December 1, 2015
Herrick sentenced to 20 years on drug charges
A former Dickinson woman who was a fugitive from law enforcement before being arrested for methamphetamine possession in June was sentenced to 20 years in prison in federal court earlier this month on charges stemming from her Stark County drug arrest. Alysia Herrick, 30, of Dickinson,...
December 1, 2015 - 7:15pm
November 30, 2015
Legion Auxiliary meets in Belfield Members attending the November meeting of American Legion Auxiliary William C. Blair Unit No. 144 of Belfield brought food items to be distributed to local veterans. Also collected were items to be sent to VA Center in Fargo and to the Veterans...
November 30, 2015 - 9:07pm
November 18, 2015
Police Blotter: Man arrested for terrorizing in Belfield
Deputies were called to the 800 block of Highway 85 in Belfield around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday to assist Belfield Police with the arrest of Minnesota resident Jerome Price, 53, after he allegedly terrorized staff at Superpumper, a Class C felony. Police responded to a report...
News/crime and courts
November 18, 2015 - 6:34pm