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Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
Tribal members, SD dance family among 15 charged in dealing in eagle, migratory bird trafficking
Dickinson sees overall decrease in city value
Dickinson sees overall decrease in city value
Arkansas puts first killer to death in planned double execution
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
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Dozier's three-run double provides Twins with 3-2 win
Third-grader Mickellyn Walker wins national free throw contest
UPDATE: Twins to appeal Sano's one game for 'aggressive actions'
Dickinson High golf places 10th at Bismarck Invite
Jordheim wins high jump, pole vault at BPS meet
Port: Senator Heidi Heitkamp took a mountain of money from special interest committees
Port: ND lawmaker says 'there’s absolutely zero chance we’ll be done on Tuesday'
Port: Heidi Heitkamp leaked her fundraising numbers early because she didn’t want you to see where the money came from
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Coming Home: Hospital hallway that once held fear now full of hope
Mary Margaret Wolf
Bryan Wayne Cooper
Patricia "Patsy" Jost
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
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
October 25, 2014
More than a message: Man who killed grandfather while texting and driving gives public presentations
TOWER CITY — Inside a classroom, the lights are off and it’s a little warm. There’s a PowerPoint presentation on a screen, and a 21-year-old...
October 25, 2014 - 8:10pm
October 6, 2014
Fargo area responders to train on special rail tanker cars
FARGO — Emergency responders here will train on a special rail tanker car equipped with valves and fittings to help them better deal with derailments...
October 6, 2014 - 10:49pm
September 30, 2014
$5M in federal funds will support training for crude-by-rail safety, incident response
BISMARCK — Officials say a $5 million injection of federal funds announced Tuesday will provide training for hundreds of first-responders in...
September 30, 2014 - 5:53pm
August 20, 2014
Driver goes wrong way on I-94, hits construction sign
CASSELTON — A driver who made it all the way to a construction zone on the interstate near Casselton after getting on it the wrong way in West Fargo was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence. North Dakota Highway Patrol Sgt. Luke Hendrickson said the driver, Eugene...
News/crime and courts
August 20, 2014 - 11:00pm
May 27, 2014
Man gets 30 days jail after killing another while texting and driving
FARGO — A man who pleaded guilty to killing another man while texting while driving more than 90 mph in the car behind the other man will embark on a public speaking campaign about the dangers of distracted driving as part of a plea agreement. The deal was hammered out between...
News/crime and courts
May 27, 2014 - 10:56pm
April 24, 2014
New US rules for oil tank cars coming: Regulatory changes expected next week
CASSELTON — The U.S. Department of Transportation will submit a package of regulatory changes for rail shippers next week that include new...
April 24, 2014 - 4:50pm