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North Dakota farmer accused of sexually assaulting two teenage boys
Art that is skin deep: Tattoo expo paints legendary portrait of ND
Free tuition helps Williston college hit record enrollment again
Rare sighting in SD as bull moose wanders into wheat field
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Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
What does a machinist do? Lathe donated to Dickinson Middle School
A family of veterans
Change of venue for campfire
Preseason poll projects 3rd place NCHC finish for UND
Yankees closer comes in to shut down Twins in tight game
Defensive dilemmas:Blue Hawks use bye week to make improvements
Dickinson High swimming and diving 10th at UND meet
Dickinson High cross country teams place 7th in Bismarck
Port: With parenting, maybe less is more
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Jacobs: Incumbency matters in ND, but it's no guarantee for reelection
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
Port: Poll show more North Dakotans want to see Senator Heitkamp replaced than re-elected
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
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May 13, 2014
City updates: Dickinson crews set mowing times for cemeteries
Dickinson city crews will begin mowing cemeteries on Monday, May 19 and plan to finish by the following Thursday. Flowers may be placed on graves beginning Friday, May 23. Flowers not attached to a monument or in a permanent vase, must be removed by Sunday, June 15 or they...
May 13, 2014 - 3:46pm
Officers warn of asphalt paving scam in Dickinson
As construction season starts to heat up in North Dakota, Dickinson Police officers are warning residents of an alleged construction scam after an anonymous tipster alerted authorities that so-called “gypsy pavers” are back in the area.
May 13, 2014 - 2:11pm
May 8, 2014
Booming N.D. sees rise in call-before-you-dig requests, fines: Call center received more than 200,000 requests to locate underground utilities last year
BISMARCK — A flurry of construction activity in North Dakota generated more than 1 million requests to locate underground utilities last year, and state regulators are increasingly digging in their heels when contractors violate the state’s call-before-you-dig law.
May 8, 2014 - 5:24pm
May 6, 2014
Speeds reduced for 113th Avenue Southwest from I-94
The daytime speed limit on 113th Avenue Southwest from Interstate 94 to 35th Street is 25 mph to accommodate lane closures, according to a release. Only one lane of traffic is open in each direction and travelers must be aware of signage. Roadway lighting is being erected for both...
May 6, 2014 - 11:21pm
May 3, 2014
DOT to close lanes at Williston intersection
The North Dakota Department of Transportation has announced it will close lanes at an intersection in Williston beginning May 4. Traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction where U.S. Highways 2 and 85 meet, according to a press release. The closure will allow crew members...
May 3, 2014 - 12:06am
April 29, 2014
Road restrictions lifted on unpaved roads
Stark County officials lifted road restrictions on unpaved roads Tuesday, according to a press release. Emergency Services placed the 12,000-pound weight limit on Sunday. The department’s director, Bill Fahlsing, said in an email 34th Street Southwest from Highway 22 to 112th Avenue...
April 29, 2014 - 11:38pm
April 23, 2014
Shoulder work begins on West Business Loop
Shoulder work is now underway along the West Business Loop south of Interstate 94 from Empire Street south to the curve just north of Highway 10. Trenching and digging are being done in preparation for a new sewer line. Upon completion, the sewer line will take new and existing...
April 23, 2014 - 10:32am
April 21, 2014
Work begins on Watford City bypass
Construction work has begun on portions of Highway 85, officials said Thursday. Workers are on the oilfield connector route four miles west of Watford City to begin work for the city’s truck bypass. The three-lane road will be reduced to two lanes with head-to-head traffic, according...
April 21, 2014 - 12:32pm
April 18, 2014
Structural support: Medical school project enters first stages of construction
GRAND FORKS — “Piled higher and deeper” is an old college joke about a Ph.D.
April 18, 2014 - 9:54pm
March 17, 2014
City presents 2014 construction projects
Once the ground thaws, Dickinson will be under construction. City staff presented several water, sewer, road and subdivision projects to the Dickinson City Commission at its regular meeting at City Hall that will break ground or continue in 2014. These include the State Avenue overpass,...
March 17, 2014 - 11:03pm
March 7, 2014
North Dakota sees jump in contractor licensing
Mark Amann has had his contractor’s license for 25 years. So when he didn’t get his renewal on it when he thought he would, and with a bid coming up, Amann put a call in to the Secretary of State’s office. The delay, he was told, was due to a backlog created by the huge amount...
March 7, 2014 - 8:24pm
February 22, 2014
‘Like flies to construction honey’: Contractors flocking to North Dakota for work
BISMARCK — As the joke goes, North Dakota has two seasons: winter and road construction.
February 22, 2014 - 11:31pm