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Republican Rubio clears way for Tillerson's approval as top U.S. diplomat
ND House: Workers' comp can't be used for medical marijuana
S.D. state rep resigns after admitting sexual relationships with interns
Trump press secretary hints at pro-Dakota Access, Keystone moves
Ex-President George H.W. Bush improves, leaving Houston ICU
crime and courts
nation and world
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'
Wild reassign F Gabriel
Make it 6: Vikings’ Barr named to Pro Bowl
Forsberg’s goals cap Nashville’s comeback at Wild
Towns lifts Wolves past Nuggets
Brady, Pats rout Steelers for another AFC title
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
Thomas F. Murtha
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
January 14, 2014
‘One great birthday party’: Governor kicks off state’s 125th celebration
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple predicted “one great birthday party” for North Dakota as officials on Tuesday kicked off the 125th anniversary...
January 14, 2014 - 6:04pm
January 10, 2014
Transportation Dept. appoints liaison to work in western N.D.
BISMARCK -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple and North Dakota Department of Transportation Director Grant Levi have appointed a liaison for western North Dakota transportation development. Dave Leftwich, a Bismarck resident who recently retired from the Transportation Department, will work...
January 10, 2014 - 4:29pm
January 9, 2014
Criminal defendants in fed court up 31 percent in western N.D. in 2013
BISMARCK – The number of criminal defendants charged in federal court in western North Dakota jumped by 31 percent in 2013 and has nearly doubled since 2011, a trend U.S. Attorney Tim Purdon expects to continue as drug trafficking intensifies in the state’s oil-producing coun...
January 9, 2014 - 4:31pm
January 3, 2014
Illinois woman named N.D. State Library director
BISMARCK – A woman with extensive library experience in Illinois is the new director of the North Dakota State Library. Mary Soucie will assume her new role on Monday, state Superintendent of Public Instruction Kirsten Baesler announced Friday, saying Soucie “brings a broad...
January 3, 2014 - 10:33am
January 1, 2014
Former Bismarck news anchor seeks second chance
BISMARCK — A.J. Clemente thought landing a job at Bismarck TV station would be the perfect first step toward eventually reporting for ESPN. “I...
January 1, 2014 - 6:44pm
December 25, 2013
ND energy industry gains young professionals group
BISMARCK — What do Bismarck, Dubai, Hong Kong and Denver have in common? Each city now hosts a chapter of Young Professionals in Energy, a nonprofit group focused on delivering networking opportunities to young members of the global energy industry. Founded in 2005, the group has...
December 25, 2013 - 4:22pm
December 23, 2013
Oil boom documentary released
BISMARCK - A Bismarck production company has released a documentary film chronicling the lives of North Dakota residents living with the changes the oil boom has brought. “This is Our Country: Living With the Wild West Oil Boom” was commissioned by the Dakota Resource Council...
December 23, 2013 - 5:27pm
December 20, 2013
N.D.’s Christmas tree made in Wisconsin
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s mammoth state Christmas tree aglow in the Capitol comes not from the plains of North Dakota but from a bog in Wisconsin....
December 20, 2013 - 6:00pm
December 16, 2013
Fired chief cleared of child abuse allegations: ‘I’d love my job back’
LINCOLN –The fired police chief of this city near Bismarck said Monday he’s keeping his options open after being cleared of child abuse allegations made by his wife in September. “I’d love my job back,” Marcel Sim said Monday. Lincoln Mayor Bob Johnston said he doesn’t...
December 16, 2013 - 6:14pm
December 10, 2013
Bismarck to start 2014-15 classes after Labor Day
BISMARCK — The Bismarck School Board has decided to begin classes after Labor Day next year and end them after Memorial Day. The issue of when to begin the academic calendar has become a hot topic in North Dakota, where each school can set its own schedule. A group of parents...
December 10, 2013 - 11:14am
ND boy shot in eye while hunting is recovering
BISMARCK — A 14-year-old Bismarck boy who was shot in the eye by a family friend while they were pheasant hunting will be able to celebrate his birthday and Christmas at home with his family. Kaelan Macdonald and his family spent three weeks, including Thanksgiving, in...
December 10, 2013 - 11:13am
December 5, 2013
Hearing on violence against Indian children set for Monday
BISMARCK -- The U.S. attorney general’s task force on violence against American Indian and Alaskan Native children will hold its first public hearing in Bismarck on Monday, the Department of Justice said. It’s one of four public hearings around the country that the advisory...
December 5, 2013 - 4:31pm
December 3, 2013
Dickinson man faces federal charge of attempted solicitation of a minor
A former sports editor for The Dickinson Press has a February trial date set in Bismarck over a federal charge of attempting to solicit a minor...
December 3, 2013 - 5:50pm
December 2, 2013
NDRoads app proves popular: Road conditions app downloaded 14,000 times since last August
BISMARCK – Along with the traditional ice scrapers, emergency kits and snow tires, North Dakotans are increasingly turning to another tool to meet the challenges of winter travel: their smartphones. The North Dakota Department of Transportation’s mobile app offering road conditions...
December 2, 2013 - 3:48pm
Crashes on icy roads hospitalize people ‘from Bismarck to Fargo’
CASSELTON – The state Highway Patrol reported 19 crashes in the southeast region Sunday night, after the first of three waves of snow expected to hit the region iced up roads and highways, dropping travel speeds, and causing people to slide into ditches and each other in parts of...
December 2, 2013 - 3:23pm