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Northeast ND preparing for flood; officials urge buying insurance
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
City of Fargo employee: let DAPL protesters 'drown in the flooding'
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
'Cardiac Cats': Glen Ullin-Hebron storms back on Bulldogs, wins first Region 7 championship
In name of fighting cancer, DSU's Seth Moerkerke went bald Thursday
Blue Hawks ice Waldorf, advance to NSAA semifinals
Dean Blais is back in Grand Forks, but will it be last trip as coach?
Rubio to stay put with Timberwolves
Port: Gov. Burgum on remaining #NoDAPL protesters: 'More have moved than left'
Kathleen Wrigley: Marsy's Law does not protect victims' names
Port: Reminder: The #NoDAPL protesters in camp are no longer standing with Standing Rock
Port: State of North Dakota buys hotel rooms and bus tickets home for #NoDAPL protesters
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Avon "Avie" Stotz
Fern L. Uhler
Roger S. Farrier
Donna Mae Hewson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
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