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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
crime and courts
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
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
August 10, 2016
Beach teen dead after pickup truck rollover
BEACH—One teen is dead after he was ejected from his vehicle on Tuesday. Branden Evert, 17, was not wearing a seatbelt when he failed to negotiate his 1997 Ford F-250 on a curve 8 miles northeast of Beach. Evert died from injuries sustained in the accident at 4:25 p.m. The Ford...
August 10, 2016 - 3:09pm
July 22, 2016
Man dies in rollover near Rugby
RUGBY — A Balta man has died in a rollover crash near Rugby, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said Friday.The 64-year-old driver of a 1997 Jeep Cherokee was southbound at 11:58 a.m. Friday on N.D. Highway 3 about 10 miles south of Rugby when the vehicle drifted into the west ditch,...
July 22, 2016 - 11:21pm
June 6, 2016
Dickinson man dies in crash near Sioux Falls
RENNER, S.D. -- A Dickinson man died of injuries suffered Saturday night in a one-vehicle crash north of Sioux Falls, S.D. Ian Yenter, 27, was driving a 2013 Honda CR-V eastbound on 258th Avenue when he lost control. The vehicle hit a guardrail and cable, went across the roadway,...
June 6, 2016 - 2:59pm
May 31, 2016
Woman killed when vehicle rolls unexpectedly
WILLISTON – A 69-year-old Williston woman died Monday when a utility vehicle rolled downhill when she attempted to get in the vehicle, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. Kathleen Hovde was found between a wooden fence post and a John Deere Gator 4x4 about 2:10 p.m. Monday about...
May 31, 2016 - 3:58pm
May 9, 2016
Collision kills 1, injures another near Williston
WILLISTON – A head-on collision killed one man and injured another Sunday south of Williston, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. A Chevrolet pickup driven by Taylor Dopson, 20, Williston was headed north on U.S. Highway 85 about 6:40 a.m. Sunday. The pickup crossed over the paved...
May 9, 2016 - 10:44pm
March 30, 2016
Judge rejects plea deal in vehicle crash that killed three
WATFORD CITY — A plea deal that included no jail time for a young woman who authorities say caused a crash that killed three men last summer was rejected by a McKenzie County judge during a sentencing hearing on Wednesday. Instead of accepting an agreement recommending a suspended...
March 30, 2016 - 8:48pm
March 28, 2016
Driver identified in truck-train crash
CALLAWAY, Minn. -- A North Dakota man has been identified as the truck driver who pulled his propane tanker in front of a train in northwest Minnesota last week, causing a train derailment, fire and explosion in the small town of Callaway. The driver, Biya Abdella Buta, 31, Mandan,...
March 28, 2016 - 12:57pm
March 12, 2016
Two dead after rollover
MAX, N.D. -- Two men died Saturday night in a one-car crash in northern North Dakota. The men were driving north on U.S. Highway 83 near Max when they passed a car in the left lane in a 2008 Acura sedan at a very high speed, an eyewitness told the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The...
March 12, 2016 - 9:45pm
February 8, 2016
12-car accident closes I-29
BOWESMONT, N.D. -- A 12-car accident resulted after a car was rear-ended by a tractor-trailer on Interstate 29 near Bowesmont in northeast North Dakota on Monday afternoon. Pembina County deputies had arrived at the scene -- one deputy was parked along the shoulder of the interstate...
February 8, 2016 - 6:09pm
February 5, 2016
One dead in McKenzie County crash
ALEXANDER -- One person is dead after an accident early Friday morning on an icy U.S. Highway 85 in McKenzie County. The North Dakota Highway Patrol has not identified the drivers involved. The Highway Patrol says the driver of a 2001 GMC Jimmy lost control of the vehicle about 18...
February 5, 2016 - 7:29pm
January 13, 2016
Idaho man killed in crash on U.S. 85
WATFORD CITY – A 26-year-old Idaho man died early Wednesday in a collision on frost-covered U.S. Highway 85 in McKenzie County, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. A Chevrolet 2500 pickup driven by a 45-year-old Tioga man was headed south on Highway 85 near milepost 178 about...
January 13, 2016 - 1:40pm
October 31, 2015
No charges filed in chain reaction crash that killed former championship football coach
MINOT-- No criminal charges will be filed in a chain reaction accident south of Minot that killed the former Stanley-Powers Lake state championship football coach, according to the North Dakota State Patrol. Lyne Enget, who had currently been serving as athletic director after...
October 31, 2015 - 11:51pm
September 23, 2015
Police Blotter: Fire reignites after controlled burn days earlier
A grass fire burned two sheds to the ground on some property on the 300 block of 20th Street Southeast near Dickinson around 10:50 a.m. Tuesday. The fire was believed to be reignited by remaining embers from a controlled burn conducted on the property Saturday. The property...
News/crime and courts
September 23, 2015 - 5:55pm
August 26, 2015
Man, 72, dies in collision with semi; power knocked out
McGREGOR — A 72-year-old Wildrose man has died after colliding with a semi at the intersection of Highways 50 and 40 just south of McGregor in far northwest North Dakota. The North Dakota State Patrol said James Cain was heading east on Highway 50 when he failed to yield at an...
August 26, 2015 - 10:46pm
August 18, 2015
Defendant in double-fatal DUI case pleads not guilty
MANDAN — With a packed Morton County courtroom gallery seated behind him, Jordan Morsette pleaded not guilty Tuesday in South Central District...
August 18, 2015 - 6:33pm