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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
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
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
Eric Ross Abraham
Kenneth "Ken" Gerving
Anne Short Johnson
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
August 18, 2016
Online U.S. cattle auctions set to resume as government examines markets
CHICAGO—An online U.S. cattle auction that ranchers and traders hope will restore transparency to livestock pricing and reduce volatility...
August 18, 2016 - 3:35pm
July 24, 2016
Chicago police officer shot, suspect killed in exchange of gunfire
A Chicago police officer was wounded and a suspect was fatally shot on Thursday when police responded to an man acting erratically on the city’s South side, police said. When officers approached the suspect at about 8:15 p.m., he reached into a backpack pulled out a gun and shot...
News/Nation and World
July 24, 2016 - 12:14am
March 7, 2016
Norsk Hostfest announced entertainment lineup
MINOT, N.D. -- Norsk Hostfest has announced its main stage entertainment for North America’s largest Scandinavian festival Sept. 28 to Oct. 1 at the North Dakota State Fairgrounds in Minot. Scheduled to appear at the 39th annual festival over the four days will be Big & Rich,...
March 7, 2016 - 9:43pm
January 3, 2015
Big city boy explores tiny towns of ND, Minnesota
FARGO — Brandon Eicher spent a year seeing all 50 states, but one of the Chicagoan’s favorite memories was from a bar in a little prairie town in southeast North Dakota. “So warm, so welcoming,” he said of the friends he made at the Silver Prairie Saloon in McLeod, population...
January 3, 2015 - 9:00pm
September 2, 2014
Accrediting commission gives ND higher ed board favorable review
FARGO — In response to a complaint filed last year, the Higher Learning Commission has issued a favorable review of the North Dakota Board...
September 2, 2014 - 8:41pm
August 15, 2014
Land prices steady to higher in Midwest
CHICAGO — Farmland prices in the U.S. Plains and Corn Belt states were steady to higher in the second quarter despite lower grain profits as crop prices fell, according to Federal Reserve Bank quarterly surveys issued on Thursday. Falling corn, soybean and wheat prices cut into...
August 15, 2014 - 12:28am
August 7, 2014
Democrats talk grain train delays: Ag roundtable held in Cavalier
CAVALIER — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson and George Sinner know about the problem. They’ve heard from plenty of farmers about rail shipment delays. What’s harder to grasp is an immediate solution. Sinner and Peterson heard from farmers, retailers and bankers in Cavalier on Thursday...
August 7, 2014 - 11:51pm
ND ag industry voices worries to BNSF chairman
FARGO — North Dakota farmers and agricultural processors vented their concerns about grain shipments to the head of Burlington Northern Santa...
August 7, 2014 - 11:38pm
July 4, 2014
Rain makes grain as U.S. Midwest set for big crops
CHICAGO — A wet June across the main U.S. grain belt and the continuing outlook for a mild summer are pointing to another bumper corn and soybean harvest for the world’s largest food exporter, analysts say. By the eve of the Fourth of July holiday, heavy rains across the Midwest...
July 4, 2014 - 12:31am
June 24, 2014
Wheat hits 4-month low
CHICAGO — U.S. wheat futures slid to a four-month low on Tuesday as the country’s advancing harvest increased supplies, while soybean futures dropped on better-than-expected U.S. crop conditions. Weather conditions are expected to improve for the wheat harvest in the U.S. Plains...
June 24, 2014 - 11:27pm
January 7, 2014
Judge rules Chicago ban on gun sales as unconstitutional
CHICAGO - A Chicago ban on gun sales within the city, aimed at reducing gun violence, is unconstitutional because it goes too far in barring buyers and dealers from engaging in lawful sales, a federal judge ruled on Monday. U.S. District Judge Edmond E. Chang found that the U.S....
January 7, 2014 - 2:46pm
May 30, 2013
Revitalization plan creates divide in Williston
WILLISTON -- A Chicago developer wants to revitalize downtown Williston with a $16 million investment, but opponents say the loss of an existing...
May 30, 2013 - 12:00am
December 23, 2012
Volunteering from Chicago
Ten Chicago students served as volunteers throughout Dickinson during a week-long alternative spring break. Their visit was coordinated through...
December 23, 2012 - 12:00am
June 19, 2012
Smart Mart brings big-city flavor to Dickinson
Smart Mart is part hotdog stand, part fast-food restaurant, part convenience store and part whatever the customer wants it to be, Invested District...
June 19, 2012 - 12:00am
June 6, 2010
Study: Radiation boosts prostate cancer survival
CHICAGO (AP) -- Doctors are reporting a key advance in treating men with cancer that has started to spread beyond the prostate: survival is significantly better if radiation is added to standard hormone treatments. Results of the study were given Sunday at a cancer conference, where...
June 6, 2010 - 5:40pm