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Same-sex Dickinson couple reflect on marriage
New court battle brewing on different pipeline
Heavy rain, saturated soil set stage for major flooding, but it’s too early to tell for sure
Agencies see new normal coming for state funding
N.D. gubernatorial candidates building on political foundations
crime and courts
nation and world
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Drug prices keep rising with no end in sight
The corny truth about high fructose corn syrup
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Blue Jays rally past Twins, 8-7
'A special feeling': Blue Hawks enter the season with high hopes
Game in Miles City a reminder of Dickinson State players' roots
Former coach's work still the blueprint for Blue Hawks' defense
Position by position: A closer look at all 22 Dickinson State starters on offense and defense
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
Murdock: Never Trump seeds would bear socialist fruit
Letter: We don’t need annual legislative session, we need term limits
Letter: Respect for community and property needed
good bad and ugly
Jeffrey Gordon Ridl
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 25, 2016
SD 10-year-old who died in crash had a 'smile that lit up a room'
PLATTE, S.D. — A 10-year-old boy from Geddes who died in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon in far south-central South Dakota had...
August 25, 2016 - 11:43pm
August 15, 2016
Dickinson woman injured in intersection crash
An 81-year-old Dickinson woman was injured after the vehicle she was driving was hit and rolled onto its top while crossing Third Avenue West on Monday afternoon, Dickinson police said. The woman was driving east on First Street West in an SUV when she was broadsided by a sedan that...
August 15, 2016 - 6:21pm
August 5, 2016
Man injured in cropduster crash
VALLEY CITY– A Valley City man was injured in Barnes County after his plane crashed in a field Friday, Aug. 5.A 1974 Thrush cropduster was flying in the area when the pilot, 45-year-old Brian Welken, started having trouble with the aircraft and tried to land the plane in an open...
News/Nation and World
August 5, 2016 - 11:37pm
July 22, 2016
Minot police vehicle collides with another in intersection
MINOT – A police car with its siren and red lights on crashed into another car in Minot on Friday, July 22. A news release from the North Dakota Highway Patrol said a Minot Police Department car had a red light at an intersection around 5:20 p.m. and slowed to proceed through it....
July 22, 2016 - 9:57pm
July 15, 2016
Bismarck man injured in rollover on Highway 85 curve
BELFIELD -- A 23-year-old Bismarck man was injured in a single-vehicle rollover on U.S. Highway 85 around midnight Friday, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Jesus Gomez-Medina was southbound when he failed to negotiate the curve near the Billings-Stark County line about...
July 15, 2016 - 10:48am
May 30, 2016
Police SUV, passenger car collide in Fargo
FARGO -- A Fargo police squad car was involved in a crash at the intersection of Main Avenue and 25th Street early Sunday evening. The two-vehicle crash prompted traffic at that intersection to be re-routed as crews cleaned up the scene. The police SUV had damage to its front end...
May 30, 2016 - 10:13pm
May 28, 2016
Getting rid of 'accidents': Local safety agencies say 'crash' instead
FARGO--"There's been an accident." It's a phrase that provokes fear, anxiety and heartbreak, all at once. And it's one that safety officials in North Dakota and Minnesota would rather not hear at all, not only because of its implications, but also because it isn't accurate, they say....
May 28, 2016 - 11:13pm
May 2, 2016
Father arrested for DUI after rollover crash injures him, son
MAPLETON, N.D. -- A 38-year-old man was arrested for DUI after the ATV he was driving, with his son on the back, rolled more than eight times near Mapleton on Sunday night. Adam Pogreba was driving the ATV with his 9-year-old son northeast of Mapleton just after 7:30 p.m. Sunday,...
News/crime and courts
May 2, 2016 - 12:20pm
April 29, 2016
Police Blotter: Dickinson Police Department clarifies it isn’t making ‘good behavior’ traffic stops
The Dickinson Police Department informed the public in a statement posted to its Facebook page Friday that it is not conducting traffic stops...
News/crime and courts
April 29, 2016 - 12:49pm
April 12, 2016
77-year-old driver plows into Fargo beauty salon
FARGO--A 77-year-old Fargo woman caused terror inside a beauty salon when she accidentally drove into it Tuesday.. Jodi Ellingson, owner of The...
April 12, 2016 - 9:50pm
December 30, 2015
McKenzie County woman charged in crash
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- A woman from Arizona is facing charges for a crash that killed one man and injured another in McKenzie County early this month. Lacey Eckert, 26, of Phoenix, is accused of negligent homicide and two counts of reckless driving, according to court records filed...
December 30, 2015 - 11:12pm
December 15, 2015
The name of South Dakota woman died in crash near Hettinger has been released
HETTINGER, N.D. -- A 95-year-old South Dakota woman has been identified as the victim in a rollover crash on an icy highway near Hettinger in foggy conditions. Henrietta Lefebre of Lodgepole died after failing to negotiate a curve on Highway 8 about 3.5 miles south of Hettinger when...
December 15, 2015 - 5:50pm
October 27, 2015
4 injured in Monday accident involving 6 vehicles
ROSS -- Foggy and wet conditions on U.S. Highway 2 Monday morning led to four people being injured in a six-vehicle accident near mile marker 83 about 1 mile east of Ross. A 2013 Freightliner semi truck drive by Jose Lopez, 68, was turning left across Highway 2 around 6:35 a.m....
October 27, 2015 - 11:13am
October 26, 2015
Former Stanley-Powers Lake football coach killed in foggy, fiery, five-vehicle crash
MINOT -- A Stanley man who coached the town's high school football team to three state championships is dead after dense fog led to a fiery accident Monday in north-central North Dakota. Five vehicles, including a truck pulling an empty anhydrous ammonia tanker, were involved in...
October 26, 2015 - 7:06pm
October 21, 2015
Man used phone to take selfie before hitting bike, court documents say
FINLEY, N.D.--A 36-year-old man who prosecutors say was using his cellphone to take a selfie before rear-ending a cyclist in a fatal crash last year near Finley appeared in court Wednesday. Matthew Kelley Strand, of Niagara, N.D., was charged in late May with one count of negligent...
October 21, 2015 - 11:09pm