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Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
Tribal members, SD dance family among 15 charged in dealing in eagle, migratory bird trafficking
Dickinson sees overall decrease in city value
Dickinson sees overall decrease in city value
Arkansas puts first killer to death in planned double execution
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
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Dozier's three-run double provides Twins with 3-2 win
Third-grader Mickellyn Walker wins national free throw contest
UPDATE: Twins to appeal Sano's one game for 'aggressive actions'
Dickinson High golf places 10th at Bismarck Invite
Jordheim wins high jump, pole vault at BPS meet
Port: Senator Heidi Heitkamp took a mountain of money from special interest committees
Port: ND lawmaker says 'there’s absolutely zero chance we’ll be done on Tuesday'
Port: Heidi Heitkamp leaked her fundraising numbers early because she didn’t want you to see where the money came from
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Coming Home: Hospital hallway that once held fear now full of hope
Mary Margaret Wolf
Bryan Wayne Cooper
Patricia "Patsy" Jost
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
April 17, 2014
As good as tap water? NDSU study says water quality after drought in western ND varies
Depending on the location, the water that cattle drink in western North Dakota is “as good as the tap water in Fargo,” North Dakota State...
April 17, 2014 - 5:37pm
Fluid release contained in Bowman County
RHAME – A stuck valve caused the release of 340 barrels of oil and 220 barrels of saltwater at a Bowman County central tank battery. All fluids were contained at the site and recovered. Continental Resources reported the leak happened Friday about 17 miles southwest of Rhame,...
March 17, 2014 - 4:21pm
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