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Artistry with food
Nursing students appeal to local legislators
North Dakota leaders think Trump will be good for state
Larger than expected ND Capitol Women's March calls for solidarity
Suspect in the killing of a Rolette County Deputy identified
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'
Midgets boys hockey hold on to win over Braves
Trinity girls basketball beats Buccaneers, snaps losing streak
DSU wrestling takes sixth at Missouri Valley Invitational
Fossum’s career-high leads Dickinson High gymnastics in S.D.
Blue Hawks track and field impresses at BHSU meet
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
Fielding Questions: Ice cream bucket propagation for African violets
Growing Together: Tips for shopping seed catalogs
Minding Our Elders: A needed vacation from caregiving should be guilt-free
Phillips: Kindness leaves you with lots to talk about
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 11, 2016
Bank of ND on financial center project
BISMARCK -- The Bank of North Dakota reported record net income Monday, reaching levels that give the green light to the creation of a financial services center and money for an affordable housing fund. Bank of North Dakota President Eric Hardmeyer provided the North Dakota Industrial...
January 11, 2016 - 10:13pm
January 8, 2016
Shoplifting increases 24 percent in Bismarck
BISMARCK -- Shoplifting in Bismarck — which has been on the rise for the past three years — hit a five-year high at the end of 2015. A recent...
January 8, 2016 - 8:49pm
Ness: Setting the facts straight on spills
BISMARCK — North Dakota has a very strict regulatory system, and it is often one that is looked at by other states — and in some cases, other...
January 8, 2016 - 6:54pm
January 6, 2016
Tip jar refilled for Pita Pit Christmas despite thieves
BISMARCK -- Thieves failed to quash the Bismarck Pita Pit's employees' Christmas party by stealing their party funds just days after the holiday....
January 6, 2016 - 8:04pm
January 5, 2016
Human trafficking suspect tried to chew off fingerprints
BISMARCK – A man wanted in Pennsylvania for charges related to human trafficking allegedly tried to chew off his finger pads to hide his identity...
News/crime and courts
January 5, 2016 - 5:56pm
Voter registration discussion focuses on verifying residency
BISMARCK – Concerns about verifying where voters live dominated the discussion Tuesday as state lawmakers continue to study whether North Dakota...
January 5, 2016 - 4:25pm
December 30, 2015
Tribe to make statement on oil tax compact Thursday
BISMARCK -- Three Affiliated Tribes chairman Mark Fox says he’ll make a statement Thursday on how the reservation will proceed with an oil tax compact between North Dakota and the tribes that evenly splits tax revenue from wells on the reservation. The compact needs updating because...
December 30, 2015 - 10:55pm
December 27, 2015
New method for making oil safe for rail shipping to be tested
BISMARCK – An alternative method for reducing the volatility of Bakken crude will be tested next year as state regulators report a “significant increase” in noncompliance with oil conditioning this winter. The North Dakota Industrial Commission gave approval this month for Hellervik...
December 27, 2015 - 12:02am
December 25, 2015
Bismarck resident nets $100K Powerball prize
BISMARCK -- Just in time for the holidays, a Bismarck resident claimed a $100,000 lottery prize. The winner, who chose to remain anonymous, claimed the prize from last Saturday’s Powerball drawing Wednesday afternoon, according to a North Dakota Lottery press release. The lucky...
December 25, 2015 - 9:43am
December 24, 2015
Shayna Monson recovering slowly after June crash
OMAHA, Neb. -- It hasn't felt like Christmas at Connie Monson's home. Normally in December, she enjoys watching TV in the evenings with the family...
December 24, 2015 - 4:26pm
December 21, 2015
Bismarck man killed in Montana avalanche
COOKE CITY, Mont. -- An avalanche near Cooke City killed a Bismarck, N.D., man Saturday. Two others were buried in the snow but survived. The 33-year-old man who died was a member of a five person snowmobiling group on the mountain that day, Park County Undersheriff Clay Herbst confirmed...
December 21, 2015 - 12:14pm
December 16, 2015
Land Board awards St. Joseph's $2.1M grant
BISMARCK—CHI St. Joseph's Health in Dickinson is getting around $2.1 million in oil-impact grants as part of the state Land Board's funding for critical access hospitals. The Land Board, awarded $5 million in oil-impact grants to support critical access hospitals in North...
December 16, 2015 - 4:00pm
December 15, 2015
Bismarck Airport increases parking rates
BISMARCK -- Parking rates will be increasing at the Bismarck Airport for the first time in eight years on Jan. 1. The three lots at the airport accommodate 1,150 vehicles. The increase, said airport officials, puts the airport into a range comparable with others across the region....
December 15, 2015 - 5:41pm
December 10, 2015
State Penitentiary on lockdown after assault
BISMARCK – The North Dakota State Penitentiary remained on lockdown here Thursday morning after an inmate assault Wednesday evening that resulted in non-life-threatening injury, a spokeswoman said. The assault occurred about 6:40 p.m., said Michelle Linster, public information officer...
News/crime and courts
December 10, 2015 - 10:32am
December 9, 2015
Two fishermen rescued from lake after ice melts between them and shoreline
BISMARCK -- A near ice fishing tragedy on a central North Dakota lake Tuesday night has caused the North Dakota Game and Fish Department to issue a stern warning about ice on lakes. Two Bismarck anglers were rescued from Round Lake near Pettibone in Kidder County, about halfway between...
December 9, 2015 - 8:34pm