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Trump deepens attack on former Miss Universe, Clinton calls him "unhinged"
Mother of Californian man shot by police says he was having breakdown
Roosevelt takes the stage: Clay Jenkinson portrays TR during mock debate
Investigators seek clues on why New Jersey train failed to stop
Old Strom Center becomes preschool, day care
crime and courts
nation and world
Killdeer oilfield waste facility must close, clean up site
Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Cheering on the team
Looking for your first credit card? Here’s how you choose
Scoreboard of September 30, 2016
The Ralph to sell national championship ice
Rodon fans 10, White Sox hand Twins 103rd loss
Maya Moore leads Lynx to 2-0 series advantage over Phoenix
'Champions Tailgating' upgrades Bison pregame experience
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Jared Bertin Lewton
Marjorie J. Gegelmann
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
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
December 31, 2011
Verizon reverses on $2 fee
NEW YORK (AP) -- After a customer backlash, Verizon Wireless on Friday dropped a plan to start charging $2 for every payment subscribers make over the phone or online with their credit or debit cards. In a statement on its website Friday, the company said "customer feedback" prompted...
December 31, 2011 - 12:00am