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Standing Rock casino becomes refuge as storm hits protest camp
Blizzard blasts region with up to 19 inches of snow, howling winds that close down most ND roads
ND oil pipeline shut down after 'significant' spill in creek
A survivor of Pearl Harbor attack
Minot mayor's effort for hepatitis screening fall short
crime and courts
nation and world
EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
Protesters, police engaged in standoff at creek between camp and pipeline construction area
Standing Rock chairman applauds Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
Bulldogs boys basketball stressing defense to take next step
NCAA puts a stop to NDSU 'Thunderstruck" intro video for playoffs
Goedert having 'dream' season for South Dakota State
NDSU's Werner not opposed to playing North Dakota twice in one season
As Wild road trip wears on, Graovac accustomed to suitcase living
OMDAHL: Does North Dakota need two parties?
Port: Standing Rock's 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
Commentary: True or false, Trump's tweets beat the media at its own game
Barbara Rose Secrest
Audrey J. Cline
John R. Metz
Hans Peter Ahlness
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
I-94 closed between Dickinson and Valley City
July 11, 2016
Killdeer residents cleanup after high winds, hail pound the town during Sunday storm
KILLDEER—Eric Fleming was hoping to spend his birthday having fun and enjoying the sights and sounds of the Medora Musical on Sunday night....
July 11, 2016 - 9:27pm
April 25, 2016
Lightning strikes, burns saltwater disposal well site in Dunn County
MANNING—A lightning strike at a saltwater disposal well about 4 miles southwest of Manning led to a "very large explosion," Dunn County Emergency Manager Denise Brew said, and burned 640 barrels of oil and 640 barrels of saltwater on Sunday. QC Environmental Services, Inc.,...
April 25, 2016 - 3:03pm
March 2, 2016
Dunn County Social Services to incur program cuts, Move part of cost-saving measures of Department of Human Services
MANNING -- Dunn County Social Services is facing cuts to a couple of its programs due to budgetary issues within the North Dakota Department of Human Services. Social worker Chantelle Kuntz appeared before the Dunn County Commission alongside new county director Melissa Pavlicek during...
March 2, 2016 - 9:59pm
February 8, 2016
One person injured in explosion north of Killdeer
KILLDEER -- One man was injured Sunday evening when a tank exploded at a waste facility north of Killdeer. The man was welding on the tank within a facility owned by Environmental Driven Solutions and Renewable Resources on First Street Southwest when the explosion occurred, said...
February 8, 2016 - 8:20pm
March 14, 2015
Disaster planners: Emergency managers play a key role in preventing tragedies
When disaster strikes, recollections of ear-splitting sirens and images of white-blue flashing lights come to mind. But in addition to first...
March 14, 2015 - 6:35pm
March 8, 2015
Tanks explode near Killdeer
KILLDEER — Three oil tanks exploded at about 9 a.m. Saturday morning, causing a boom felt by houses in Killdeer, all the way from the oil well location 5 miles north. The cause of the explosion and subsequent fire hasn’t been determined, said Denise Brew, emergency manager for...
March 8, 2015 - 6:08pm
January 26, 2015
FEMA twice denied federal aid for August storm that battered Dunn Co.
MANNING -- Dunn County and three other North Dakota counties must pay for damages from summer storms themselves after the federal government...
January 26, 2015 - 7:48pm
September 3, 2014
Waiting for help: Dunn County to submit disaster declaration paperwork
Dunn County officials have until today to submit their paperwork to the state in efforts to get a federal disaster declaration, the emergency...
September 3, 2014 - 10:31pm
August 18, 2014
Picking up the pieces: Thankful for only material losses, Dunn Co. residents help each other clean up, move forward
MANNING -- The worst flooding in years had Dunn County residents salvaging belongings and pumping out basements Monday. Torrential rains Friday...
August 18, 2014 - 8:08pm
August 16, 2014
In high waters: Rain ravages Dunn Co., other parts of SW North Dakota
Torrential rainfall in southwestern North Dakota on Friday night damaged roads, caused flooding and warranted warnings extending until early...
August 16, 2014 - 10:52pm
August 2, 2014
How to be prepared: Responders have plan in case of oilfield-related explosion
Federal health officials, the National Guard and a slew of local responders responded late last month to a roaring fire in boomtown Williston....
August 2, 2014 - 8:27pm
July 24, 2014
Dunn County can ‘Ping’ in case of emergency
Dunn County has enrolled in a location-based emergency alert system. Ping4, an application available free for smartphones, alerts users in a given area of an emergency, like a tornado. The app allows an official to shoot out an alert to an area as small as one street, or to the whole...
July 24, 2014 - 12:34am
May 27, 2014
Tornado raises camper prepardness concerns
WATFORD CITY — Stella Schlosser and her family of five didn’t have a plan for seeking shelter from a tornado in their RV near Watford City. On Monday night, they didn’t have time to plan when her husband Kevin’s cellphone flashed a tornado warning as they were eating dinner. “When...
May 27, 2014 - 8:08pm
April 4, 2014
Dunn Co. emergency responders host meet-and-greet
Dunn County emergency responders will gather Thursday for a meet and greet with the public at Dunn Center City Hall. “I hear all the time from people, ‘Jeez, who are the law enforcement people right now? We don’t even know those deputies or who’s on the ambulance squad. We...
April 4, 2014 - 4:21pm
December 28, 2013
Southwest Spotlight: Denise Brew is constantly preparing for the worst
MANNING — For Denise Brew, it’s her job to worry. As emergency manager for Dunn County, Brew is constantly thinking ahead for the worst-case...
December 28, 2013 - 10:15pm