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A long trip home: Trinity High School students returning from Washington, D.C., trip caught in traffic for over 19 hours
Though Winter Storm Jonas may have touched down far from Dickinson, a group of local students are feeling its impact today. The drive from Washington,...
January 23, 2016 - 9:55pm
June 16, 2015
Rancher faces trial for lying about cattle lost in autumn blizzard in 2013
RAPID CITY, S.D. — After a surprise, early October blizzard in 2013 killed perhaps as many as 80,000 cattle in western South Dakota and parts of neighboring states, there was an outpouring of support from the agriculture community across the nation, raising about $5.4 million in...
News/crime and courts
June 16, 2015 - 11:30pm
May 18, 2015
Dickinson breaks decades-old high-temperature record
As the Northeast buckled down for up to 3 feet of snow, a North Dakota city used to winter storms broke a high-temperature record that stood...
May 18, 2015 - 3:02pm
April 3, 2015
Unlikely rescue: Michigan couple sends checks to men who saved them in 1977 blizzard
WALHALLA, N.D. - A Michigan couple who survived a 30-hour ordeal in a stranded car during a blizzard more than 37 years ago are saying thanks...
April 3, 2015 - 6:37pm
January 9, 2015
Ranchers lose cattle when they fall through ice
PINE RIDGE, S.D. — In a rare occurrence, an estimated 100 cattle apparently wandered onto ice, fell through and drowned on a reservoir on the South Dakota-Nebraska border. Pine Ridge Indian Reservation rancher Mike Carlow, who owned the 200-cow herd with his brother, Pat, thought...
January 9, 2015 - 11:20pm
January 3, 2015
Heaviest snow falls near U.S.-Canada border
GRAND FORKS — With most of the snow out of the way, it will be wind chills and cold that will have residents in North Dakota and Minnesota shivering for the first part of January. Snow totals were heaviest along the international border over the weekend, with 8 inches reported...
January 3, 2015 - 8:52pm
April 1, 2014
Rescue mission complete: Plows clear path through storm for stranded travelers, sheriff
GRAND FORKS — Walsh County Sheriff Lauren Wild was stranded along Interstate 29 east of Grafton for about six hours during a blizzard Monday...
April 1, 2014 - 11:41pm
Blizzard boosted March badness: Gigi brings 11.5 inches to Grand Forks area
GRAND FORKS — Blizzard Gigi may have made for an unusually wintery March 31, but the storm was just what last month needed for “normal”...
April 1, 2014 - 11:38pm
March 31, 2014
Stuck in winter: March ends with blizzard, dumping nearly a foot of snow in southwest ND
March went out like a lion Monday in southwest North Dakota. An early spring blizzard brought life to a crawl much of the day after the area...
March 31, 2014 - 9:58pm
January 25, 2014
High winds, snow expected for western ND tonight
Western North Dakota will see high winds but should dodge a blizzard that will bring low visibility to the eastern side of the state. The National Weather Service in Bismarck issued a high wind warning Saturday for the far west and south central part of the state. A clipper will...
January 25, 2014 - 4:03pm
January 3, 2014
Bitter cold can be a danger
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Wind chills that could dip to 60 below zero in coming days mean dangerous conditions for the Upper Midwest. They have prompted...
January 3, 2014 - 10:24pm
December 9, 2013
Blizzard hits southwest N.D., causes whiteout conditions
After a blast of arctic air sent wind chills to a reported 51 degrees below zero in Dickinson over the weekend, southwest North Dakota encountered...
December 9, 2013 - 2:35pm
December 3, 2013
Northern Great Plains ranchers ready for storm
BISMARCK — Cattle ranchers in the Dakotas who lost thousands of animals in an early October blizzard say they're better-prepared for the latest winter storm to threaten the northern Great Plains. By late Wednesday, the region's snow could range from 2-10 inches, with the heavier...
December 3, 2013 - 12:53pm
October 31, 2013
Federal disaster declared in wake of ND snowstorm
BISMARCK — The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved Gov. Jack Dalrymple's request for a federal disaster declaration in the wake of a fall snowstorm that hit southwestern and south central North Dakota. The declaration paves the way for federal aid to help rural...
October 31, 2013 - 1:29pm
October 26, 2013
‘The factory burned down’: Economic losses from blizzard are catastrophic, but cattle prices at auction are high
PHILIP, S.D. — Nobody knows how many cattle may have died because of the storm that gripped much of the western third of South Dakota for three days. They may never know. The financial toll will be just as hard to gauge.
October 26, 2013 - 11:36pm