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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
April 16, 2016
With influx of people from western states, congregations in Oil Patch have swelled
WATFORD CITY – Members of a Watford City church hope a new building is complete before they outgrow another temporary meeting place. The Church...
April 16, 2016 - 9:54pm
November 22, 2015
Faith on the prairie: Remote congregations hold on to century-old traditions
Perhaps the last remaining markers of those who originally settled North Dakota are the churches that they built and left behind. Here and there,...
November 22, 2015 - 12:00am
May 20, 2015
SD churches damaged in tornado coming down
DELMONT, S.D. — Two Delmont churches severely damaged in a Mother’s Day tornado in this small town in southeastern South Dakota are in the process of being taken down. Due to weakened structures and significant damage, the United Methodist Church and the Zion Lutheran Church...
News/Nation and World
May 20, 2015 - 11:05pm
February 10, 2014
Omdahl: Churches not ready for loving one another
In case you haven’t noticed, the Founding Fathers created a governmental system that is not supposed to work until we can mobilize massive agreement. With separation of powers, we have had modest gridlock for two centuries so it was inevitable that we would end up someday with a...
February 10, 2014 - 11:04am
January 23, 2014
Police seek man suspected of scamming N.D. churches
WILLISTON -- A child sex offender from California has been scamming churches in several central North Dakota towns, according to the Williams...
News/crime and courts
January 23, 2014 - 3:21pm
Churches at the boom
By Katherine Grandstrand Forum News Service One of the scariest things about moving to a new state is leaving friends and family behind and...
December 23, 2013 - 9:12pm
May 19, 2013
Some Minnesota pastors say decision still to come on same-sex marriage ceremonies
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- The Rev. Mark Asleson knows it's just a matter of time before a gay or lesbian couple in his congregation asks if he'll marry them at his parish, Dilworth Lutheran Church. Like many other religious institutions in the area, Asleson is wrestling with the issue just...
May 19, 2013 - 12:00am
March 27, 2013
Williston leaders reject request for concealed weapons in church
WILLISTON -- City commissioners here rejected a request from 10 Williston pastors to let churches decide whether to allow concealed weapons. Pastors brought a petition to the Williston City Commission on Tuesday night with concerns about mass shootings across the country and the...
March 27, 2013 - 12:00am
March 24, 2013
Williston pastors want churches to decide about concealed weapons
WILLISTON -- A group of pastors in Williston, a town that has attracted thousands of new residents looking for work but sometimes finding trouble,...
March 24, 2013 - 12:00am
January 23, 2013
Dickinson's churches-operated shelter a test run
With the issuance of a temporary use permit from the Dickinson City Commission on Tuesday, a group of seven Dickinson churches hope to study and understand Dickinson's homelessness problem as they provide a warm place for displaced individuals to sleep. The Dickinson Churches United...
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
December 3, 2010
2 church fires Thursday morning
A strange coincidence had church members reaching out to each other, volunteers lending a hand and emergency officials busy Thursday morning...
December 3, 2010 - 12:00am
February 14, 2009
First comes love, then comes marriage, But not typically on Valentine's Day
With Valentine's Day falling on a Saturday this year, many might think churches and florists in the area would be scrambling to accommodate everyone who wishes to get married on the holiday that celebrates love. They'd be wrong. If you went to a church today you might not hear...
February 14, 2009 - 12:00am
February 11, 2009
Arkansas House OKs bill allowing guns in churches
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- The Arkansas House has narrowly approved a bill allowing concealed handguns in churches, despite hearing arguments that lawmakers should put their faith in God, not guns. The bill passed Wednesday on a 57-42 vote and now heads to the Senate. The measure...
February 11, 2009 - 3:00pm