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Clash near Cannon Ball subsides as protesters, law enforcement report Thursday's toll
Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
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
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
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
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
James "Jim" Danks
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
February 26, 2014
White: ‘I am focusing on your children and wife’: Former Fargo man exacts ‘mental terror’ on gallery owners
FARGO — Michael Rohr’s stomach still turns when he hears Jason White’s name. Rohr felt a sense of déjà vu when he read about the cyberstalking...
News/crime and courts
February 26, 2014 - 12:06am
February 6, 2014
New England native arrested in Louisiana, charged with parental abduction
A New England native was recently arrested on suspicion of felony parental abduction of his 2-year-old daughter, according to authorities in Louisiana. Jesse J. Rebel, 32, was picked up last month after a traffic stop in Mansfield, La., according to DeSoto Parish Sheriff Rodney...
News/crime and courts
February 6, 2014 - 4:21pm
November 28, 2013
Will laws-by-petition turn ND into California? Recent run of ballot initiatives concerning to some
FARGO — North Dakota’s bulging budget surplus produced in part by the oil bonanza has sparked interest in ballot drives for spending initiatives or tax cuts. North Dakotans have never been bashful about taking their concerns to voters in the form of ballot measures, whether by...
November 28, 2013 - 8:31pm
July 7, 2013
Faces of the Boom: Second wind leads to blue hair, unretirement and new friends
WILLISTON -- Californian Marvin Smith got a second wind at 70 and decided to move to North Dakota to chase one more oil boom. Smith knew his...
July 7, 2013 - 12:00am
June 29, 2013
On the surface, North Dakota and California are two states that don't have much in common. California has the Golden Gate Bridge and is known...
June 29, 2013 - 12:00am
April 5, 2013
Shirvani could owe thousands in California property tax
TURLOCK, Calif. -- The head of the North Dakota University System likely will have to pay thousands of dollars in uncollected taxes because of a five-year assessment error on his former home here, the Stanislaus County assessor said this week. Dave Cogdill said the "fluke" went unnoticed...
April 5, 2013 - 12:00am
August 8, 2012
Calif. refinery fire will boost gas prices
RICHMOND, Calif. (AP) -- A major fire at one of the country's biggest oil refineries that sent hundreds of people to hospitals with complaints...
August 8, 2012 - 12:00am
July 28, 2012
FOTB: The land of opportunity; Oil boom generates national, international interest in moving to ND
WILLISTON -- Moving to North Dakota was the best thing that ever happened to Robert Peeler. After losing his job and facing hundreds of thousands...
July 28, 2012 - 12:00am
June 14, 2012
North Dakota oil output sets record again
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota keeps setting records in crude oil and natural gas production, according to the state's Department of Mineral Resources. According to the latest figures released Tuesday, in April there were 18.3 million barrels of crude oil pumped out of 7,025 wells....
June 14, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2012
Prostitution charges dropped in Dickinson Municipal Court
Two California women charged with prostitution in Dickinson are off the hook, officials said Thursday. The Dickinson Municipal Court will dismiss the charges against Sacramento resident Corey Carlton, 25, and Sabrina St. Clair, 27, San Jose, City Attorney Matthew Kolling said, adding...
April 27, 2012 - 12:00am
April 26, 2012
Discovery of mad cow in Calif. was stroke of luck
HANFORD, Calif. (AP) -- A non-descript building in the heart of California's dairy country has become the focus of intense scrutiny now that...
April 26, 2012 - 12:00am
March 14, 2012
New NDUS chancellor chosen
BISMARCK -- The state Board of Higher Education has hired a chancellor they believe can bring change to the system. The board voted 5-3 Tuesday to choose Hamid "Ham" Shirvani, president of California State University-Stanislaus, as the next leader of the state's university system....
March 14, 2012 - 12:00am
March 11, 2012
Letter: California student wants help finding North Dakota information
Hello, my name is Mercedes Diaz. I am a fifth grader at Napa Valley Language Academy in Napa, Calif. The reason I am writing to you is because my class is doing a state report and I have chosen North Dakota. I would really appreciate it if you posted my letter in your newspaper...
March 11, 2012 - 12:00am
March 9, 2012
ND 3rd biggest crude-producing state
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota has overtaken California as the third-largest oil-producing state in the nation. Production totals released Thursday by both states show North Dakota pumped 16.9 million barrels of oil in January, compared with California's 15.8 million barrels.
March 9, 2012 - 12:00am
January 11, 2012
Oil output nearing Alaska's: ND closer to becoming second-largest producer
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota has hit a singular mark on its rapid ascent toward being the second-largest crude oil-producing state behind Texas. State regulators announced Tuesday that daily crude oil production reached 510,000 barrels a day in November, the latest official statistics...
January 11, 2012 - 12:00am