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ND coal power plant shuts down after 50-year run
ND father doing better in burn unit after losing his kids in fire
Short on funds: $200k needed to begin veterans pavilion
Pentagon delivers draft plan to 'rapidly' defeat Islamic State to White House
Senate confirms Ross as commerce secretary
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Klein, Henningsgard highlight DSU’s NSAA awards
Dickinson High's Martin named to West Region team
Four of Region 7’s best on display for tournament
Wild score 12 seconds into overtime to beat Kings
DSU basketball loses to Bellevue in NSAA finals, potentially ending its season
Pinke: Find ways to wage peace
McFeely: ND could reduce pain by doing something crazy, like raising taxes
OPINION: Property rights measure would have been positive move for ND agriculture
Column: What's a family farm?
Port: Group which hosted feisty Cramer town hall in Fargo caught stage managing event in another state
William "Bill" G. Heick
Leo G. Stockert
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
February 14, 2017
UPDATE: Man fires shots from northwest ND home in Crosby, but it ends up with no one hurt
CROSBY, N.D. -- A report of shots fired met with a heavy police response early Tuesday morning in Divide County, where one man was arrested after...
February 14, 2017 - 7:24pm
August 24, 2016
Two children killed in rear-end crash in construction zone
CROSBY -- Two Noonan, N.D., children were killed in a two-vehicle crash in a highway construction zone near Crosby early Tuesday, Aug. 23. According to a North Dakota Highway Patrol report on the incident: The crash happened about 6:25 p.m. on Highway 5 about three miles east of Crosby...
August 24, 2016 - 3:28pm
May 13, 2016
Brock: Thank you Crosby for a great weekend
Last week, I attended the North Dakota Newspaper Association’s annual convention held in Crosby, whose city website describes them as a town located in Divide County, approximately 35 miles east of the Montana Border and 6 miles south of the Canadian border. Crosby is the Divide...
May 13, 2016 - 5:59pm
December 16, 2015
Land Board awards St. Joseph's $2.1M grant
BISMARCK—CHI St. Joseph's Health in Dickinson is getting around $2.1 million in oil-impact grants as part of the state Land Board's funding for critical access hospitals. The Land Board, awarded $5 million in oil-impact grants to support critical access hospitals in North...
December 16, 2015 - 4:00pm
May 10, 2015
Couple finds new opportunities in Oil Patch after slowdown
CROSBY — Low oil prices forced Daisy Delaney to park her truck in January after she had been hauling water in the Bakken oilfields for about...
May 10, 2015 - 12:00am
March 30, 2015
Marred by recent spill, pipeline company outlines next project
CROSBY, N.D. – The Public Service Commission pressed a pipeline company for details Monday about how it would detect spills in a proposed crude...
March 30, 2015 - 7:30pm
March 24, 2015
Boil order lifted for some Divide County towns
A boil order for tap water in the northwest towns of Fortuna, Columbus and Noonan has been lifted. The North Dakota Department of Health declared...
March 24, 2015 - 8:24pm
March 23, 2015
PSC to hold hearing in Crosby over proposed Meadowlark Midstream pipeline
CROSBY, N.D. – The North Dakota Public Service Commission will hold a public hearing on Monday for a crude oil pipeline proposed by a company cleaning up after a major saltwater pipeline spill near Williston. Meadowlark Midstream Co. proposes to construct a 46-mile pipeline...
March 23, 2015 - 6:57pm
March 16, 2015
Northwestern ND water break may be fixed
CROSBY, N.D. -- It appeared water would be restored to the communities of Crosby, Fortuna, Noonan and Columbus in far northwestern North Dakota sometime late Monday evening when a second attempt to repair a broken water pipeline looked successful. The Western Area Water Supply...
March 16, 2015 - 10:51pm
Aid delivered to Divide County
CROSBY - Aid is being delivered to residents of Divide County, where some rural communities are still without potable water following a water...
March 16, 2015 - 3:38pm
October 3, 2014
Longtime lawmaker John Andrist retiring
BISMARCK — A retired newspaper publisher and well-respected member of the North Dakota Legislature is writing his own ending as a lawmaker. “I often say that it’s OK to change jobs, but we’re never supposed to retire,” longtime state Sen. John Andrist said Friday. “But...
October 3, 2014 - 10:34pm
May 21, 2014
Oil, brine spill reported in Divide County
CROSBY -- About 100 barrels of brine water and 140 barrels of oil were spilled at a well site in Divide County on Monday, according to the North Dakota Department of Health. The spill occurred after a valve on a saltwater disposal well failed at a site operated by Samson Resources...
May 21, 2014 - 2:51pm
July 27, 2012
5 western ND communities, including Killdeer, awarded day care grants
BISMARCK -- State officials awarded $625,000 in grants Thursday to help five western North Dakota communities address their child care shortage. The Board of University and School Lands approved $125,000 each for Killdeer, Watford City, Williston, Ray and Crosby to increase child...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
May 16, 2012
Water project to provide high-quality water to NW ND
CROSBY -- A $110 million pipeline project will bring high-quality drinking water to areas of northwest North Dakota that desperately need it, officials said Tuesday. Some independent water providers say this state-backed project will compete with private sales of water to the oil...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
March 10, 2012
Stimulus dollars aid expansion of health care in North Dakota Oil Patch
WILLISTON -- Federal stimulus dollars are helping expand health care service to communities affected by the oil boom. United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development used funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to provide loans for the construction of facilities...
March 10, 2012 - 12:00am