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Charges filed after film crew held at protest camp
Jury finds ND man guilty of murdering man by stabbing him in the heart
Negotiations between protesters, law enforcement break down
Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
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
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
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Carol Ann Zimmermann
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
Car safety seat check to be held Oct. 13
Dickinson's annual Car Safety Seat Checkup is being held from 1-5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13 at Sax Motor Co. Certified child passenger safety technicians will be on hand to assist parents and caregivers with proper use and installation of their car safety seats. Each seat checkup takes...
September 26, 2016 - 6:14pm
August 25, 2016
3-year-old girl found 2 miles from home wearing just her underwear
MANVEL, N.D.—A northeast North Dakota mother could face criminal charges after authorities found her toddler 2 miles away from her Grand...
August 25, 2016 - 6:07pm
July 26, 2016
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Area kids spent their Tuesday morning learning all about how to take care of their pets thanks to a Louisiana-based group that wants all kids...
July 26, 2016 - 9:15pm
July 16, 2016
Kids who watch lots of TV have lower bone mass as adults
Kids who watch a lot of television may build less bone during critical years, and be more vulnerable to osteoporosis and bone breaks later in life as a result, a new study suggests. Children and teens followed until age 20 - when bone mass is peaking - had lower bone mass at that...
News/Nation and World
July 16, 2016 - 4:53pm
June 22, 2016
Minnesota ranks No. 1, ND 8th in child well-being
MINNEAPOLIS—Minnesota is ranked No. 1 nationally in child well-being, while North Dakota is ranked No. 8, in the 2016 KIDS COUNT Data Book...
June 22, 2016 - 8:25pm
October 28, 2015
Child porn case updates
WILLISTON — A man who was allegedly caught with thousands of images of child pornography in his Williams County home over the summer will be tried in federal court. Christopher Hunt, 48, of Minnesota, was arrested in late August after the Bureau of Criminal Investigation, working...
October 28, 2015 - 11:26pm
October 9, 2015
Lifesaver program comes to Bismarck
BISMARCK -- When an at-risk person, such as a child with an autism spectrum disorder or an adult with dementia, goes missing, the average time...
October 9, 2015 - 6:38pm
September 2, 2015
Local entities team up for free car seat checkup to ensure child safety
Several local entities are teaming up to sponsor a free car seat checkup to be held Thursday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the West River Ice Center. Present at the event will be certified child passenger safety technicians to assist parents and caregivers with proper use and installation...
September 2, 2015 - 6:46pm
August 7, 2015
Missoula Children’s Theatre’s ‘Blackbeard the Pirate’ opens today
“Blackbeard” has been shipwrecked in Dickinson with the Missoula Children’s Theatre. Children from first through 12th grade are starring...
August 7, 2015 - 9:37am
June 27, 2015
Child care services falling short of demand in Dickinson area
Emily Dolinar of Stark County Social Services said she constantly gets inquiries from locals about open spaces in nearby daycare facilities for their children. “I get calls, I get emails,” she said. Dolinar, who is in charge of licensing child care services in Stark County,...
June 27, 2015 - 11:17pm
May 10, 2015
Bakken baby boom: More young moms, babies in Dickinson than ever before
Heather Nelson welcomed a newborn baby boy into her home on Monday, an addition that increased the family to five members. While she was in...
May 10, 2015 - 12:37am
May 9, 2015
Drug cases put strain on family services in Stark County
A growing drug problem in southwest North Dakota is putting a strain on social service providers, and Dickinson’s youngest residents are feeling the effects. Stark County Social Services reports its foster care caseload has doubled over the last year, the result of not only more...
May 9, 2015 - 9:33pm
July 22, 2014
Study: ND a great place to grow up
FARGO — North Dakota ranks high in a national study of child well-being released today. The state ranked sixth overall in the 25th annual Kids Count study released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation. Statistics from 16 areas tied to economics, education, health, and family and community...
July 22, 2014 - 12:00am
July 10, 2014
North Dakota growers asked to produce 250,000 pounds of food to fight hunger
FARGO — The state’s agriculture commissioner challenged gardeners across North Dakota on Tuesday to grow 250,000 pounds of produce for those in need. Doug Goehring said he wants the Hunger Free ND Garden Project, now in its fifth season, to surpass previous donation records and...
July 10, 2014 - 10:15pm
February 15, 2014
3 children among 5 dead in Minneapolis fire
MINNEAPOLIS — Paul Cox woke up around 4:45 a.m. Friday when he and his family smelled smoke. They ran outside and saw their upstairs neighbor...
February 15, 2014 - 12:24am