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In Trump freeze, U.S. agencies delay rules affecting farm towns
Trump signs orders for Keystone, Dakota Access pipelines, Standing Rock plans legal action
Illinois man sentenced to nine months in celebrity hacking case
Gov. Dayton reveals he has prostate cancer; diagnosed on Friday
Trump plans to keep Comey as FBI director, source says
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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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Sources: UND set to leave Big Sky Conference
NFL sideline reporter Andrews beat cancer during season
Kerr on NBA players' All-Star voting: 'There were 50 guys on there that had no business getting votes'
Steelers' Roethlisberger unsure of future, considering retirement
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Port: Self defense legislation would legalize what most of us would consider murder
Jacobs: ND higher ed in the crosshairs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
November 23, 2016
U.S. offers mobile device guidelines to curb driver distraction
DETROIT — The U.S. Transportation Department on Wednesday issued voluntary guidelines for makers of mobile devices, asking them to help...
News/Nation and World
November 23, 2016 - 9:33pm
January 8, 2016
Police: Grand Forks man had child porn of victims as young as 6 months old
GRAND FORKS -- A Grand Forks man faces multiple child pornography charges after investigators say they found images on his cellphone depicting sexuals acts with victims as young as six months old. Jeffrey Alan Nord Jr., 28, was charged Friday in Grand Forks District Court with eight...
January 8, 2016 - 9:23pm
May 18, 2015
911 measure fails again
A second attempt to get voter approval for an increase in Stark County's 911 fee failed Tuesday night. Voters in the general election denied the measure 55 percent to 45 percent. It would've increased the maximum 911 fee per landline, cellphone line and Voice over Internet Protocol...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
January 30, 2014
Stark Co. offers emergency weather alert system
Stark County is now using the Everbridge system for citizen alerts to communicate with local businesses and citizens. Everbridge is a communication and mass notification provider that helps organizations save lives, manage critical activities and improve the efficiency of daily...
January 30, 2014 - 4:53pm
December 12, 2013
SW ND cellphone reception to get boost from towers
Cellphone reception, one of the larger sticking points for both natives and newcomers living in western North Dakota’s Oil Patch region, is...
December 12, 2013 - 10:53pm
December 7, 2013
Companies offering free cellphones target ND
BISMARCK — For some living on the economically depressed Turtle Mountain Reservation in north-central North Dakota, it seemed too good to be true. Two people in a motorhome recently pulled into Belcourt, parked next to a convenience store and began handing out free cellphones...
December 7, 2013 - 3:54pm
October 25, 2013
Verizon reps propose tower on Dickinson Recreation Center grounds
The Dickinson Recreation Center grounds could be the site of a new Verizon Wireless communications tower. At a Dickinson Park Board roundtable meeting Friday at the WRCC, Dickinson Parks and Recreation director James Kramer said he has been in contact with a consulting firm representing...
October 25, 2013 - 4:03pm
July 5, 2013
Text4baby service helps women prepare for motherhood
Advice for pregnant women and new moms now comes in the form of a text messages. The March of Dimes and the North Dakota Department of Health are promoting the use of "Text4baby," a free cellphone service promoting maternal and child health, the department said in a news release. Topics...
July 5, 2013 - 12:00am
April 3, 2013
Police: Burglary suspect leaves phone behind, Facebook app open
FARGO -- So much for privacy settings. Two Fargo men were charged Monday with burglarizing a Harwood home after one of them allegedly left his cellphone there with his Facebook app open to his own profile. Benjamin Paul Emerson, 25, faces one count of burglary, a Class C felony,...
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am
January 9, 2013
AT&T tower project in Adams County tabled
A project for a new communications tower that could have aided cellphone reception in Adams County near Reeder has been tabled. County commissioners decided Tuesday to pursue other options in their quest to erect a new tower to better suit cellular customers in the region.
January 9, 2013 - 12:00am
January 4, 2013
ND among leaders cutting the landlines, using cellphones
FARGO -- More than half of Americans, 51.7 percent, no longer regularly use a landline telephone in their homes, a recent National Health Interview Survey by the CDC shows. North Dakota's switchover to cellphones has been strong, states the CDC report that measured phone use in states...
January 4, 2013 - 12:00am
December 7, 2012
A home for the holidays: Bucyrus residents find temporary housing for winter months
HETTINGER -- With the holiday season in full swing, all residents of the Bucyrus who lost their homes have found temporary housing for the winter months, said Adams County Emergency Manager Michele Marthaller during a County Commission meeting Thursday. "Everybody is taken care of,"...
December 7, 2012 - 12:00am
October 14, 2012
Dickinson's interrupted cellphone service not an isolated incident
With the recent cellular phone reception issues seemingly solved in Dickinson, customers are talking, texting and browsing away. But lingering in the airwaves is the question of when another booster-driven disturbance might creep up. The region might not be alone in its troubles...
October 14, 2012 - 12:00am
October 10, 2012
AT&T: Boosters to blame for problems with service
Can you hear me now?
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
May 18, 2012
Verizon 4G network available in Dickinson, Williston
Verizon Wireless' 4G Long Term Evolution network is available to customers in Dickinson and Williston as of Thursday, speeding up Internet access...
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am