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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
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nation and world
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
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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
September 1, 2016
Residents seek to block hog farm planned near Buffalo, ND
BUFFALO, N.D.—Residents who oppose the Rolling Green Family Farms are heading to court to block the planned $15 million factory farm that...
September 1, 2016 - 9:41pm
May 15, 2016
Buffalo gores woman in Black Hills
CUSTER, S.D. -- A 50-year-old Missouri woman was recovering in a Rapid City hospital this weekend after being gored by a buffalo in Custer State Park in the Black Hills. The woman’s name was not released. According to the Custer County emergency management, she was gored in the...
May 15, 2016 - 12:13am
February 7, 2016
Neighbors worry big Red River Valley swine farm will cause a big stink
BUFFALO, N.D. -- Roy and Sheila Thompson bought a farmstead out in the country for the fresh air and solitude away from the bustle of the city....
February 7, 2016 - 6:00am
January 26, 2016
Proposed hog farm ignites corporate farming debate, Issue headed for June primary ballot test
FARGO -- The 9,000-hog farm planned in rural Cass County is allowed under current laws, but advocates contend large livestock operations will mushroom unless voters reject newly passed exemptions in a law restricting corporate farming. Pipestone Holdings' Rolling Green Family Farms...
January 26, 2016 - 6:00am
December 4, 2015
Bison to possibly become country’s first national mammal
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The bald eagle may soon have a companion as the animal epitome of the United States. The U.S. Senate passed a bill Friday...
December 4, 2015 - 11:00pm
September 26, 2015
Chad Kremer corrals the herd during annual roundup at Custer State Park in the Black Hills
CUSTER STATE PARK, S.D. -- It’s a scene from a movie set in the pioneer days of the Old West: A herd of bison thundering across the tallgrass...
News/Nation and World
September 26, 2015 - 4:45pm
September 29, 2014
Letter: What happened to the buffalo?
What has happened with our buffalo? The American buffalo? Oh, we read and hear about “bison.” Seems to be plenty of them around, but it’s getting rare to read of a buffalo nowadays since some over-educated pinhead discovered that the technical classification in the animal kingdom...
September 29, 2014 - 1:01am
June 11, 2014
Buffalo nation: North Dakota senators want American bison to be national mammal
GRAND FORKS — The bald eagle could be joined by the bison as the United States’ national animals, if a group of senators, including those...
June 11, 2014 - 11:22pm
March 29, 2014
A century of shaping Scranton: More than just an elevator, Scranton Equity Exchange enters 100th year as successful independent cooperative
SCRANTON — Mike Wedwick chuckles when asked about what this small town would be like without the Scranton Equity Exchange. “It’d be just...
March 29, 2014 - 11:20pm
November 22, 2013
Oil crew camps becoming an issue in western South Dakota
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. — Large camps built to house oil field workers have become a common site in western North Dakota. Now they're starting to materialize in western South Dakota. Two applications for crew camps are being processing in Harding County, one has been submitted in...
November 22, 2013 - 9:59am
July 16, 2012
Lawmakers weigh potential oil pros, cons in SD
BUFFALO, S.D. (AP) -- Fifteen lawmakers are meeting in Buffalo, S.D., to hear concerns about potential oil development in northwestern South Dakota. Republican Rep. Roger Solum of Watertown, S.D., said the lawmakers are there "just to listen." Buffalo is a town of fewer than 400...
July 16, 2012 - 2:05pm
May 26, 2012
Bison, America's mammal: Lawmakers introduce bill to elevate burly beast to iconic status
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Western lawmakers want to elevate the Plains bison to a status similar to that of the iconic bald eagle with legislation...
May 26, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2012
Buffalo spooked, escape: Four break free of corral, killed near Dickinson
Nobody was injured when four buffalo escaped Thursday morning, except the buffalo, according to the Stark County Sheriff's Office. Det. Terry Oestreich said since the buffalo were close to Dickinson, it would have been more dangerous to try rounding them up alive. "They were just...
March 30, 2012 - 12:00am
March 29, 2012
Buffalo killed after escaping pen near Dickinson
Nobody was injured, but four buffalo were killed after escaping from their pen this morning, according to the Stark County Sheriff's Office. Detective Terry Oestreich said the buffalo were close to Dickinson and it was safer to kill them then to try to round them up. See Friday's...
March 29, 2012 - 2:37pm
June 14, 2011
Trouble Dakotas bison ranch prompts lawsuits
FORT YATES (AP) -- Three ranchers are suing a Florida real estate tycoon over alleged damage caused by wayward bison from his property that straddles the North Dakota-South Dakota border. The legal action is the latest development in a complex case that has strained relations for...
June 14, 2011 - 10:41am