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Accident shuts down intersection
$19.3M awarded for western N.D. airports
41 indicted for multi-state drug trafficking ring
To see why Amtrak's losses mount, hop on the Empire Builder train
Farmers analyze new water rule: Does it go too far?
crime and courts
nation and world
Landowner participation looms over hearing on Dakota Access Pipeline
OPEC sees rivals boosting oil output despite weak prices
CDC: Driven by traffic crashes, US oil and gas deaths jump amid boom
Iowa looks at archaeological testing along pipeline route
Long-in-making southern ND wind farm approved
Honoring America's veterans: Memorial Day a time to remember a Vietnam War hero
Patrick Hope: U Canton touch this
Jackie Hope: Spring cleaning: One project inevitably leads to another
Service to country during wartime: Jim Fisher recalls tour of duty in Vietnam
Dance studio to present recital
Leier: Unloading, loading boats in the water
Dakota Recreation Report
Heart River's Joey Wagner wins Class B boys golf title
Forming a new tradition: Mickey uses Dickinson State philosophies as Dickinson High’s head coach
Mattson falls short, finishes runner-up
Holten: A new North Dakota hero
Letter: Applauding Heitkamp’s efforts to allow oil exports
Other Views: Bill aims to reduce sex trade
Jacobs: Veto messages show governor wields 2 tools
Omdahl: Reducing America’s dependent population
Andrew "Andy" Kostenko
May 16, 2015
Boston bomber sentenced to death
BOSTON - A U.S. jury on Friday sentenced Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death for helping to carry out the 2013 attack that killed three people and injured 264 at the world-renowned race, taking 15 hours to reach a decision. The federal jury chose death by lethal injection...
news / nation and world
May 16, 2015 - 9:04pm
April 8, 2015
Jury finds Tsarnaev guilty in Boston Marathon bombing
BOSTON - The jury hearing the Boston Marathon bombing trial found Dzhokhar Tsarnaev guilty on Wednesday of killing three people and injuring 264 in the April 15, 2013, attack on the city's best-attended sporting event, as well as fatally shooting a police officer four days later. Tsarnaev,...
news / nation/world
April 8, 2015 - 1:40pm
April 19, 2014
Cause to run for: ND woman to run in Boston Marathon to fund research on son’s disorder
THOMPSON — Jessica Eliason ran her first marathon last June. “It was a bucket-list thing,” she said. “I just wanted to run one while I was still in half-decent shape.” Make that two. The 31-year-old will run in Monday’s Boston Marathon. This time, the race comes with...
news / north dakota
April 19, 2014 - 10:48pm
To the finish line: Local continues running career with first Boston Marathon
Watch the 118th Boston Marathon on Monday, and you just might be able to catch a glimpse of a familiar face among the 36,000 runners. Dickinson’s Lisa Holding Eagle will participate in the 26.2-mile race, her 11th marathon since she started running them while attending Jamestown...
news / local
April 19, 2014 - 10:25pm
April 23, 2013
Officials: Boston bomb suspect read jihadist sites
BOSTON -- Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev was an ardent reader of jihadist websites and extremist propaganda, U.S. officials said Tuesday, adding another piece to the body of evidence they say suggests the two brothers were motivated by an anti-American, radical...
April 23, 2013 - 11:58am
April 17, 2013
Williston man hears explosion from his hotel room
While the world stopped to tune in to the terror in Boston on Monday afternoon, the pandemonium at the marathon's finish line hit closer to home for one Williston man. Mark Amondson, 30, has lived and trained as a runner in Williston for the last three years.
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
April 15, 2013
Explosion stuns ND, Minnesota runners
BOSTON -- Jeanne Barlage of Alexandria, Minn., said she was blocks beyond the finish line of the Boston Marathon when the first bomb exploded Monday. "It was just unreal," she said in a phone interview. "I was looking for my husband, who was waiting across the street, when this (shock)...
April 15, 2013 - 10:26pm
Explosions at Boston Marathon
BOSTON -- Two bombs exploded in the crowded streets near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing at least three people and injuring more than 140 in a bloody scene of shattered glass and severed limbs that raised alarms that terrorists might have struck again in...
April 15, 2013 - 2:20pm
April 16, 2012
3 from Dickinson finish Boston Marathon
BOSTON -- Hayley Letvin, Miranda Huffman and Nicki Fath each finished the Boston Marathon on Monday. Letvin, a 25-year-old Dickinson High School graduate, ran a time of 3 hours, 54 minutes, 13 seconds. Her pace was 8:56. Huffman, a 25-year-old Dickinson Trinity High School graduate,...
April 16, 2012 - 5:22pm
April 15, 2012
Taming 'the hill': Dickinson's Nicki Fath ready for once-in-a-lifetime run at Boston Marathon
Nicki Fath isn't over the hill yet -- figuratively or metaphorically. On Monday, the 39-year-old Dickinson runner expects to attain her goal of running in, and finishing, the Boston Marathon before her 40th birthday. "I started about three years ago, wanting to get there by the...
lifestyles / sports
April 15, 2012 - 12:20am
April 19, 2010
Ficek finishes in the top 10,000 at Boston Marathon
BOSTON -- Dickinson's Dion Ficek finished the Boston Marathon in 3 hours, 26 minutes, 20 seconds on Monday. Ficek, a recreational runner, finished in 9,645th place overall. His time at the halfway point was 1:43:47. It was Ficek's first Boston Marathon and fourth overall.
April 19, 2010 - 2:59pm