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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
Rainy rally unites those favoring no UND new nickname
GRAND FORKS — Thunder, lightning, torrential rain and flooded streets didn’t stop a group of protesters in Fighting Sioux gear at University Park Saturday afternoon. UND has been in the process of picking a permanent nickname for nearly a year. The school’s controversial Fighting...
August 23, 2015 - 11:35am
The Byrd's Nest: The black and white of change
If there is one constant in this universe, it's change. From summer fields of green that turn white with winter's frosty arrival to the bright...
February 23, 2013 - 12:00am
May 17, 2012
International student policy to change after DSU trouble
BISMARCK -- The State Board of Higher Education is working to tighten admission policies for international students after fake transcripts and bogus degrees became evident at Dickinson State University. On Wednesday during its meeting at Bismarck State College, the board approved...
May 17, 2012 - 12:00am
December 1, 2010
Hettinger Duckwall renamed Alco
ABILENE, Kan. -- Of the 44 Duckwall stores closing their doors, the Hettinger location is the only to be reopening under a different name, a group manager said Tuesday morning. Regional retailer Duckwall-Alco is closing its 44 Duckwall stores and will use the capital to bolster its...
December 1, 2010 - 12:00am
November 12, 2010
Sen. Conrad may lead Agricultural Committee
Sen. Kent Conrad, D-N.D., may leave his powerful position as chairman of the Senate Budget Committee to take the chairmanship of the Agriculture Committee. Conrad had indicated his intention to consider the move in conversations inside the beltway earlier in the week. The story...
November 12, 2010 - 12:00am
April 25, 2010
Gaming contracts renewed
Despite statewide charitable gaming sitting at a 10-year all-time low, the Dickinson City Commission renewed four gaming contracts at a meeting...
April 25, 2010 - 12:00am
December 18, 2009
Weathering stupidity storm
"(...) the spread of secondary and latterly tertiary education has created a large population of people, often with well-developed literary and scholarly tastes, who have been educated far beyond their capacity to undertake analytical thought." -- P.B. Medawar So what's next? A...
December 18, 2009 - 1:42pm
Global warming debate goes on
My lasting legacy, other than being kind to children and dogs, is surely going to be the Unified Theory of Stupidity. This is the thesis I developed through years of patient observation of the human species and a vast acquaintance with stupidity. Which brings me immediately to the...
December 18, 2009 - 1:40pm
October 31, 2009
An hour more sleep -- must be standard time again
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Leaves swirl. Autumn's chill is in the air. It must be time to set the clock back. The official change to standard time occurs at 2 a.m. Sunday, though most folks will change their clocks Saturday night. Some states and territories don't observe daylight-saving...
October 31, 2009 - 3:25pm
July 8, 2009
Time change could be put to vote
Stark County Commission members want residents to decide on a possible time zone change.
July 8, 2009 - 12:00am
April 25, 2009
Iron Horse Saloon to have new owner
The Iron Horse Saloon in Medora is scheduled to change ownership on May 1, with Morey Bang and Brad Skachenko taking over. The pair plan to name the bar "Boots." Mark Shoemaker, who sold the bar, was supposed to have a suspended liquor license beginning next week.
April 25, 2009 - 11:52pm
April 23, 2009
Washout has neighbors wondering
Following a spring of flooding, the Little Missouri River has decided to take an unexpected change of course. An oxbow in the river on land...
April 23, 2009 - 11:43pm
February 25, 2009
Upbeat Obama says U.S. will revive past 'reckoning'
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama promised a nation shuddering in economic crisis Tuesday night that he would lead it from a dire "day...
February 25, 2009 - 11:49pm
February 4, 2009
Minot State-Bottineau backers want name change
BISMARCK (AP) -- Supporters of Minot State University-Bottineau say the school's present name is confusing and means little to prospective students. They want to change the name to Dakota College at Bottineau, and they're asking the Senate Education Committee to endorse the idea. The...
February 4, 2009 - 10:00am
July 19, 2008
Kjos to have change of plea hearing on Monday
DICKINSON - Dickinson's Jeffrey Kjos, 40, is scheduled for a change of plea hearing at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, July 21. Assistant State's Attorney Rhonda Ehlis said although Kjos was scheduled for a pretrial conference, he is expected to change his plea on Monday. "There is a plea...
July 19, 2008 - 12:00am