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State, federal officials respond to report on state forensic examiner
UPDATED: Mandaree man charged with murder will plead insanity
Attorney: Marathon has no rigs in Dunn Co.
Ed board delays action on state superintendent, fiancé until assault charge resolved
Driver knocks out town’s water; charged with DUI
Senate fails to override Obama's veto of Keystone pipeline bill
Alliance to address what can be dangerous oil field carbon exposure
White House mulled, then balked at curbing explosive gas on oil trains
Kemp: U.S. shale producers get no relief from rising Brent
Pipeline company didn’t use remote sensors before leak
Holten: Our most valuable gift
Letter: Taxpayer protection, not a ‘gag’
Schneider and Onstad: Democrats’ proposals make steady progress
Hoeven: Keystone XL about energy, jobs, economic growth and energy security
Jacobs: Good advice from the governor about higher ed
Ars longa, game brevis: ‘The Order: 1886’ begs question 'How long should a game really be?'
Journeying the Narrow Path
Strom Center offers QuickBooks camp
Hope: ‘Pls send help … for a mere $10,000’
"Big Bird," oil boom, John Waters and more at Fargo Film Festival
Matilda "Tillie" Faulhaber
Sylvester Anton Schneider
Teresa Jean Odermann Weinand
Watch Live: Class B girls basketball state tournament
Fong’s solid first season with Titans
Hunting license renewal in North Dakota
Presence in the paint: Junior duo controls Trinity’s inside game
Russell named as first-team all-conference
Improving a county seat: Unincorporated Manning, the small seat of Dunn County, not immune to oil boom growth
Gatekeepers of the refinery: Lab plays large role at Dakota Prairie Refining
Coming soon: Killdeer plans for massive investment this year
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
High Plains Cultural Center serves community that built it
April 7, 2013
Forest Service at fault for Pautre Fire: Ranger apologizes
HETTINGER -- In a meeting with nearly 100 farmers and ranchers from here to Lemmon, S.D., the U.S.
news / north dakota
April 7, 2013 - 12:00am
April 6, 2013
Ranchers: Forest Service had 'zero support' for burn; Meeting today in Hettinger to address questions, claims process
On day two of the Pautre Fire that destroyed more than 14,000 acres of grasslands in northwest South Dakota, the biggest question ranchers were...
April 6, 2013 - 12:00am
March 20, 2013
Burn victim almost home: Stark County man meets newborn daughter after waking up in hospital
After spending several weeks in a Colorado burn unit, a Stark County man is back in North Dakota and could return home within days. Following injuries sustained in a propane explosion at his farm just north of South Heart, Brian Chorne was flown to the Western States Burn Center...
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
October 18, 2012
Bucyrus burns: Small town faces tough road after fire devastation
BUCYRUS -- Looking like something out of an apocalyptic Hollywood film, much of the small town of Bucyrus was burned to the ground after being...
October 18, 2012 - 12:00am
August 24, 2012
Preliminary cause of oil well explosion: cigarette lighter
ARNEGARD -- A cigarette lighter may have caused a fire at an oil well site Wednesday near here that seriously burned two men, a spokesman for the company that owned the well said. Two men were burned in what the McKenzie County Sheriff's Office called an oil well explosion that...
news / oil
August 24, 2012 - 12:00am
July 7, 2012
South Dakota's charred landscape
This Friday photo shows the charred landscape caused by the White Draw Fire north of Edgemont, S.D. Ranchers in the Edgemont area said Friday...
July 7, 2012 - 12:00am
June 28, 2012
Montana on fire
Lights from a fire truck streak across a burning hillside in a time exposure as the Dahl fire burns, south of Roundup, Mont., overnight Wedn...
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am
April 23, 2010
Feeding the flames
MEDORA -- As several yellow-clad prescribed fire specialists walked the lands of Theodore Roosevelt National Park's South Unit, some sprayed...
local / news
April 23, 2010 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
Burn bans are lifted in Stark County, Oahe Wildlife Management Area
DICKINSON - The county-wide burn ban that was placed on Stark County on April 1, 2008, has been lifted.
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Dunn County burn ban is lifted
DICKINSON - Dunn County has lifted its burn ban. According to a news release from Denise Brew, of Dunn County Emergency Management, Open burning is now allowed, but the individuals are asked to use caution and common sense when burning. The press release went on to say that the...
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am
June 4, 2008
County modifies burn ban
DICKINSON - Due to recent rainfall, the Stark County Commission accepted the recommendation from Stark County Emergency Manger Gary Kostelecky to modify the county-wide total burn ban. According to a news release from Kostelecky, there is still a burn ban in place, but these changes...
June 4, 2008 - 12:00am
May 3, 2008
Burn ban guidelines are released
DICKINSON - Dickinson Volunteer Fire Chief Bob Sivak and Stark County Emergency Manager Gary Kostelecky have released a fact sheet for the countywide total burn ban that is in effect. The burn ban prohibits open burning of any kind within Stark County, including the city of Dickinson. The...
May 3, 2008 - 12:00am
April 18, 2008
Park's prescribed burn raises questions
DICKSINON - How does a national park conduct a controlled prescribed burn when the county in which it exists has a burning ban due to ongoing drought conditions? "Because of the nature of how we do it...we are not exactly covered by the burn ban," Theodore Roosevelt National Park...
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am