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Press Pass: ND legislators prepare for special session, Harvest is nearly here, Roughrider Commission says goodbye to arena
Roughrider Commission says one last goodbye to old rodeo arena
2 men arrested for drug delivery near school
Dickinson police respond to Friday morning stabbing
Parts of southwest N.D. on cusp of grain harvest
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
Dickinson native Jaeger receives entrepreneurship award
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Streb shares lead at PGA with Walker
Roughriders’ summer ends with loss to West Fargo
Mauer’s walk-off walk in 12th gives Twins victory
Class A Legion Baseball Notebook: Valley City finally gets the best of Wahpeton, wins 7-3
Sparano dives into low-down work of shaping up Vikings blockers
Brock: Birthday golf lesson
Port: Real sovereignty for Native Americans would mean property rights and policy autonomy
Jacobs: More delay in North Dakotan's confirmation
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
good bad and ugly
Elsie Louise Schuetzle Huether
Grant Gerhard Gullickson
Monte J. Geerts
Eldon D. "Bus" Patterson
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
July 5, 2016
N.D. boy loses finger in fireworks accident
FARGO — A Casselton boy playing with a firecracker lost a finger over the weekend, according to the Cass County Sheriff's Department. The boy was lighting the firecracker on a driveway about 6 p.m. Sunday, July 3, when it exploded in his right hand, severing a finger, said department...
July 5, 2016 - 10:45pm
May 25, 2016
Heitkamp: A step closer to improved first response
WASHINGTON -- Almost exactly a year ago, Janelle Pepple, who coordinates 911 calls as the Wells County Deputy Sheriff, couldn’t have anticipated...
May 25, 2016 - 11:22pm
March 8, 2016
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
The sixth largest ethanol plant in the nation is located in Casselton, North Dakota. Agweek's Shawna Olson gets a tour of the facility and gives...
March 8, 2016 - 8:41am
December 29, 2015
Still no final report 2 years after fiery Casselton oil crash
CASSELTON, N.D.--Two years after a fiery oil train derailment in the eastern North Dakota town of Casselton, federal investigators still have...
December 29, 2015 - 10:57pm
May 18, 2015
BNSF trains slow down: Railway announces plans to improve safety measures for oil shipments
BISMARCK -- One of the top rail companies in the U.S. has announced steps to improve rail safety in North Dakota. BNSF Railway Executive Chairman...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
April 28, 2015
NTSB: Axle test might have averted North Dakota oil train crash
NEW YORK - A more stringent inspection of old tank car axles might have prevented an explosive BNSF train collision in Casselton, N.D., in December...
April 28, 2015 - 5:37pm
April 1, 2015
Engineer in fiery Casselton oil train crash sues railroad
FARGO – The engineer of an oil tanker train that exploded after derailing near Casselton in 2013 is suing the railroad, claiming its negligence...
April 1, 2015 - 6:14am
March 7, 2015
‘Just like it was meant to be': Arthur barn dances to live on with new owners
ARTHUR — The long-running dances at an old barn just north of here that were in jeopardy with an ownership change will live on, to the delight...
March 7, 2015 - 9:15pm
January 24, 2015
Slimy, smelly soy food made of ND soybeans in big demand in Japan
FARGO — Soon after Bob Sinner started doing business in Japan in the early 1990s, he was introduced to a soy food called natto. It wasn’t necessarily a pleasant introduction. “It has a pretty objectionable odor, and the taste isn’t much better,” said the owner partner...
January 24, 2015 - 10:39pm
Day care issued correction orders after near drownings
FARGO — Cass County Social Services has issued two correction orders to a large West Fargo day care for its handling of a swimming pool outing in November that ended with two children nearly drowning. Based on a Social Services investigation, a state Department of Human Services...
January 24, 2015 - 10:10pm
January 10, 2015
Montana man hasn’t given up on finding dog he lost in crash near Casselton
CASSELTON — On the recent one-year anniversary of the day John Kellems lost his dog in the chaos of a car accident on Interstate 94 near here, he prayed, trying to make it through the day. “It’s hard not to break down,” he said. “I still wear his tags, and I won’t take...
January 10, 2015 - 6:31pm
January 3, 2015
Back to the Renaissance Zone: Rural areas gain benefits from utilizing incentives to repair older buildings
CASSELTON — When First State Bank of North Dakota opened an office here 15 years ago, it wanted to be a major presence in the city’s downtown...
January 3, 2015 - 7:17pm
December 29, 2014
Looking back on the fiery blast that changed the state's oil business
CASSELTON — Tim McLean was fixing a truck on his farm when his pager beeped to summon him to duty as a volunteer firefighter. As McLean...
December 29, 2014 - 8:58pm
November 25, 2014
BNSF commits to upgrades in Casselton area
WASHINGTON — BNSF Railway has agreed to reinforce tracks in and around Casselton where several trains have derailed in recent years, according to an announcement from North Dakota Sens. John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp and Rep. Kevin Cramer. According to the joint announcement, BNSF...
November 25, 2014 - 9:43pm
November 11, 2014
Boys hospitalized after near-drowning
JAMESTOWN — Two 4-year-old boys are hospitalized but conscious and alert after a near-drowning Tuesday afternoon at a Casselton hotel, authorities say. CPR was performed on the unrelated boys after Cass County deputies responded to a report at 1:48 p.m. of a suspected drowning...
November 11, 2014 - 10:09pm