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More than 20 protesters arrested Saturday near Dakota Access Pipeline
New England has welcomed 9 foreign-exchange students
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18-year-old charged with vehicular homicide in fatal crash
ND weather forecast calls for warm weather into December
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Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Country superstar Garth Brooks signs Amazon streaming deal
Dickinson teen to receive Eagle Scout award
Irish singers headline concert series
Auxiliary sponsors Tour of Tables
U.S. breast cancer deaths drop; rate among white women falls most
Live blog: NDSU at Western Illinois, 6 p.m. Saturday
DSU wide receiver Brown has seen the ‘whole spectrum’
Area high school football coaches react to new realignment
Heart River Cougars find footing at end of season
Killdeer faces familiar foe in Velva-Sawyer to open playoffs
MCFEELY: National narrative over pipeline protest should be an eye-opener
LETTER: Who is "Vote Right 36?"
COLUMN: Despite Trump, demotic protest politics doesn't always fail
PORT: Democratic candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the Public Service Commission
Our View: Four for ND state offices
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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
March 16, 2014
Bowman airport work to continue soon
Like much of western North Dakota, the city of Bowman is growing. Growth might be best illustrated by a multi-million dollar airport project, which got underway last fall. After beginning dirt work on a strip of land east of the Bowman County seat community in late 2013, the job...
March 16, 2014 - 3:42pm
March 13, 2014
Ice jams may cause Little Missouri flooding
As flowing subsides, car-sized ice chunks to stay behind Ice jams along the Little Missouri River could cause some flooding problems for...
March 13, 2014 - 6:33pm
January 14, 2014
Rhame 1 step closer to Southwest Water
Rhame’s city auditor still fully expects her community to receive Southwest Pipeline Project water service, but an agreement won’t be official until next month at the earliest. The topic of a contract between Southwest Water Authority contractor Bartlett & West and Rhame...
January 14, 2014 - 10:36pm
Bowman woman accused of murdering newborn baby will go to trial
Stephanie Lindstrom, the 43-year-old Bowman woman accused of murdering her newborn baby in July, will go to trial. However, no date for the trial...
News/crime and courts
January 14, 2014 - 3:12pm
January 9, 2014
Brine spill reported in Bowman County, got into creek
MARMARTH — About 50 barrels of saltwater leaked from a pipeline approximately 9.5 miles south of Marmarth, and got into the nearby Kid Creek stream. The saltwater, which has three to four times the salinity of “what we’d like to see,” leaked from an underground pipeline...
January 9, 2014 - 4:02pm
January 3, 2014
CO2 flooding coming to southwest ND
Carbon dioxide flooding, a tertiary method for recovering oil, is coming to North Dakota for the first time ever by way of Bowman County. Denbury Resources, a Texas-based company whose primary focus is CO2 flooding, acquired the 177-square-mile Cedar Hills field last year that is...
January 3, 2014 - 7:55pm
December 19, 2013
Stenehjem unveils list of 'extraordinary' sites, proposed requirements for drilling on them
BISMARCK – Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem drew mixed reactions Thursday to his much-anticipated list of “extraordinary places” in North...
December 19, 2013 - 12:40pm
December 4, 2013
Site shows hundreds of spills in southwestern North Dakota, most very small
Residents of southwestern North Dakota will find every environmental spill, no matter how small, on the newly launched state spill disclosure website. The site includes a list of spills in the past year that were contained, and a list of those that weren’t contained, like an overflow...
December 4, 2013 - 8:16pm
November 28, 2013
Proposed cell tower could help Rhame
Cellular customers in and around Rhame could have enhanced cellphone coverage by sometime next year, according to the city’s auditor. Margie Russ said Wednesday that the city has been in contact with a communications company, being contracted by AT&T, that is moving forward...
November 28, 2013 - 6:29pm
November 26, 2013
Pipeline leak spills 17,000 barrels of saltwater in Bowman County
MARMARTH — A saltwater pipeline leak in Montana has released 17,000 barrels of brine, polluting more than a mile of a creek in the Badlands of southwest North Dakota, authorities said Tuesday. The spill, reported Monday by Denbury Onshore, reached the Big Gumbo Creek and flowed...
November 26, 2013 - 3:38pm
November 19, 2013
Commission agrees to close airport section lines
BOWMAN — With a new airport tentatively scheduled to open next year, the Bowman County Airport Authority had a piece of unfinished business to handle in order to secure the airport grounds. Following the presentation of a petition from the authority, the Bowman County Commission...
November 19, 2013 - 9:48pm
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 28, 2013
Lawmaker says energy impact grants to flush school districts ‘just wrong’
BISMARCK – A Bismarck lawmaker grilled state officials Monday on why some North Dakota school districts are receiving hundreds of thousands of dollars in state grants to offset impacts from the oil and gas industry despite their seemingly robust finances. In one example, Republican...
October 28, 2013 - 4:55pm
September 1, 2013
Grant County-Flasher crushes bulldogs
FLASHER -- The Grant County-Flasher football team moved from 11-man to 9-man and are scoring in bunches. The Storm scored 52 points in the first half en route to a 70-16 win over Bowman County on Saturday. Zackary Schmidt scored four touchdowns -- including three touchdowns in the...
September 1, 2013 - 1:13am
July 18, 2013
Sales figures show slower growth for N.D. economy
BISMARCK -- North Dakota's tax commissioner said Thursday the growth rate of the state's economy slowed during the first three months of 2013, including declines in areas such as mining and construction, when compared to 2012. In a release, Cory Fong said taxable sales and purchases...
July 18, 2013 - 11:45am