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Republican Rubio clears way for Tillerson's approval as top U.S. diplomat
ND House: Workers' comp can't be used for medical marijuana
S.D. state rep resigns after admitting sexual relationships with interns
Trump press secretary hints at pro-Dakota Access, Keystone moves
Ex-President George H.W. Bush improves, leaving Houston ICU
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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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Wild reassign F Gabriel
Make it 6: Vikings’ Barr named to Pro Bowl
Forsberg’s goals cap Nashville’s comeback at Wild
Towns lifts Wolves past Nuggets
Brady, Pats rout Steelers for another AFC title
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
Thomas F. Murtha
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
June 10, 2016
Victims identified in plane crash
WISHEK — The three victims of a fatal plane crash have been identified by the McIntosh County Sheriff's Department. Authorities identified the pilot as Colbie Fandrich, 20, of Wishek, one passenger was his aunt, Christine Fandrich, 38, of Bismarck, and her son Aaron Nordstrom, 10,...
June 10, 2016 - 2:51pm
June 28, 2014
Body found in Red River identified as missing student
BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. – Andrew Sadek seemed to vanish after he was last seen on surveillance leaving his dormitory in predawn darkness. The search for the 20-year-old student ended Saturday when a body found in the Red River north of Breckenridge was identified as Sadek, missing...
News/crime and courts
June 28, 2014 - 11:23pm
March 20, 2013
Charges possible after 100 cattle found dead
BISMARCK -- Prosecutors are considering criminal charges against the owner of 100 cattle found dead last week in McIntosh County, at least some of which starved to death. Logan County State's Attorney Gerald Kuhn said Tuesday it is too early in the investigation to say whether criminal...
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
June 5, 2010
Water pipeline project nears completion
After conception by a few area minds in the late '70s and about $31 million later, rural residents in southwest North Dakota can receive treated water as a section of the Southwest Pipeline Project nears completion. More than 940 residents near Medora, Beach, Sentinel Butte, Golva...
June 5, 2010 - 12:00am
April 21, 2009
Winter kill takes its toll
Thousands of fish float in the water and line the shores of Patterson Lake southwest of Dickinson. And accompanying the dead fish is a smell...
April 21, 2009 - 10:59pm
March 24, 2009
'Post-partisanship' isn't dead yet but it's close
If you think bipartisanship is a fusty, goody-goody concept out of phase with today's urgent realities, consider the impending fallout from the American International Group bonus flap. The populist frenzy against AIG, channeled by Republicans against President Barack Obama, could...
March 24, 2009 - 12:00am
March 12, 2009
As a game species, North Dakota's big horn sheep are often over looked when the public considers the impact of adverse weather on its population. Big...
March 12, 2009 - 12:27am
February 26, 2009
Pentagon OKs media photos of war dead
WASHINGTON (AP) -- News organizations will be allowed to photograph the homecomings of America's war dead under a new Pentagon policy, defense and congressional officials said Thursday. Defense Secretary Robert Gates has decided to allow photos of flag-draped caskets at Dover Air...
February 26, 2009 - 11:01am
February 25, 2009
9 dead in plane crash in Amsterdam
AMSTERDAM (AP) -- A Turkish Airlines plane with 135 people aboard slammed into a muddy field while attempting to land at Amsterdam's main airport...
February 25, 2009 - 7:24am
January 13, 2009
Driver dies while waiting for tow truck
A semi truck driver waiting for a tow truck died at about 5:30 a.m. Sunday, according to a press release from the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The truck lost control and went into the median on Interstate 94 at mile post 51. The driver, Maynard Gregersen, 75 of Swea City, Iowa, rocked...
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
December 25, 2008
Police: 'Santa' gunman kills several, kills self
COVINA, Calif. (AP) -- A man wearing a Santa suit who had been suffering marital problems opened fire at a Christmas party at a house that then caught fire, leaving more than three people dead, authorities said Thursday. Hours later, police found the body of the suspect, Bruce Jeffrey...
December 25, 2008 - 12:00am
March 1, 2008
Semitrailer accident leaves 11 calves dead
DICKINSON - A semitrailer loaded with calves rolled into a ditch on Friday in Dickinson, leaving the driver uninjured and 11 animals dead. A semitrailer loaded with calves rolled into a ditch on Friday in Dickinson, leaving the driver uninjured and 11 animals dead. "Basically, the...
March 1, 2008 - 12:00am