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Sisters encourage others to get colonoscopies and be mindful of their health
Panel votes to phase out ND center for tobacco prevention
Refugee resettlement study bill passes ND House, Democrat calls it "mean-spirited"
Dickinson talks blue law: Local businesses give thoughts on potential change in Sunday hours law
After cases of 911 overdose calls lead to charges, ND Good Samaritan law may see changes
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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: N.D. House Democrat insults sponsor of refugee study 'born in prejudice and suspicion'
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Port: Young legislators learn that in politics the people are never wrong (even when they’re wrong)
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Jeffrey "Jeff" Schirado
Mary Ann Engelhart
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
March 15, 2016
Body found at Bowman-Haley identified; no foul play suspected
BOWMAN -- The body of a 45-year old Minot man that was found near the Bowman-Haley Dam on Sunday was identified Tuesday as Michael Mahlum. Mahlum’s body was burned near the reservoir on Sunday afternoon and was initially difficult to identify. His body has been transferred to the...
News/crime and courts
March 15, 2016 - 6:12pm
February 8, 2016
Source water spill reported in Bowman County
BISMARCK -- About 200 barrels of source water used for enhanced oil recovery leaked from a pipeline Saturday near a well owned by Denbury Onshore in Bowman County, about eight miles south of Marmarth. Released fluids entered a stock dam, according to a North Dakota Department of Health...
February 8, 2016 - 3:52pm
December 10, 2015
Rhame teenager pleads not guilty to multiple sex crimes
Jovani Parra, 19, was arrested by Bowman police in August after authorities had reason to believe he had taken part in sexual activity multiple times with a 14-year-old girl. Parra is also accused of using a cellphone to invite the minor to have sex with him on one of the occasions....
News/crime and courts
December 10, 2015 - 2:56pm
December 7, 2015
Pipeline leak causes source water spill in Bowman County
BISMARCK -- A well site owned by Denbury Onshore in Bowman County about 6 miles south of Marmarth in Bowman County spilled about 213 barrels of sourced water, of which 33 barrels weren’t contained within the site. The North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) has been notified of...
December 7, 2015 - 4:52pm
November 13, 2015
Bowman County Commission looks at feasibility of old airport conversion
BOWMAN -- The Bowman County Commission met for a special meeting Friday morning to hear the results of a feasibility study regarding converting the space of the old Bowman County Municipal Airport into an industrial park. Commissioner Ken Steiner said Gilmore Planning consultant...
November 13, 2015 - 11:21pm
Bowman man to host awareness event on climate change
For Rev. Mark Nygard of Bowman Lutheran Church, climate change is a topic he has thought about for much of his life. “I’ve been worried...
November 13, 2015 - 4:44pm
November 6, 2015
Disgust in Bowman County, Baker over Keystone XL rejection
SCRANTON—Ken Steiner looks out the window of his house and sees thousands of pipes sitting in a railyard. Today, the Bowman County Commissioner...
November 6, 2015 - 7:47pm
October 30, 2015
First large Air Force exercise scheduled for Powder River training area
ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. -- The U.S. Air Force announced Friday that its first Large Force Exercise of military aircraft in the Powder River Training Complex area has been scheduled for Dec. 2-3. Over these two days, people living in Bowman and Slope counties in southwest...
October 30, 2015 - 5:13pm
October 27, 2015
Ag in the Classroom funds area FFA programs
BISMARCK -- The FFA programs at Bowman County High School and Scranton High School have been awarded grants through the North Dakota Agriculture in the Classroom Council. The council, working with the North Dakota FFA Foundation, awarded $13,000 worth of grant funds to 44 programs...
October 27, 2015 - 5:17pm
September 11, 2015
Trinity volleyball makes quick work of Bowman County with strong serves
The Bowman County volleyball team’s 1-0 lead at the beginning of its first set with Trinity High School Thursday would be its only such advantage...
September 11, 2015 - 12:58am
July 1, 2015
Storm knocks down tree, power lines in Dickinson
A strong thunderstorm that moved through Dickinson in about 15 minutes on Tuesday evening left downed power lines Tuesday night near the 600...
July 1, 2015 - 1:00am
June 30, 2015
Bowman County currently in a tornado warning
BISMARCK -- Shortly after 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, the National Weather Service in Bismarck announced a tornado warning and and a severe thunderstorm warning for Bowman County in southwest North Dakota. Adams County was also placed on severe thunderstorm watch. A tornado was spotted...
June 30, 2015 - 8:49pm
May 12, 2015
Slope Electric gets $12.5M in USDA Rural Development loans
WASHINGTON -- Slope Electric Cooperative in southwest North Dakota has been awarded $12.5 million in U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development loans to help improve power lines throughout Adams, Bowman, Hettinger and Slope counties. The loan will help the electric cooperative,...
May 12, 2015 - 3:31pm
April 8, 2015
Slope, Bowman counties under travel advisory
The Slope and Bowman counties sheriff’s departments have each issued travel advisories. Recent snowfall in the neighboring counties have...
April 8, 2015 - 1:24pm
March 25, 2015
FAA approves expansion of military training area
Federal Aviation Administration on Tuesday approved the expansion of a military bombing training area, the final step for the project that spans...
March 25, 2015 - 8:08pm