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Trump ally Stone offers to testify in Russian meddling probe
Russian police detain opposition leader, dozens of protesters
NDSU team works to create cybersecurity systems for self-driving cars
Republican Meadows: Tax plan does not have to be revenue neutral
Soothing spaces: How to create a cozier bedroom
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
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Millennial credit history may be leading to higher interest rate loans
It's time to move: ABLE sets campaign goal of $500,000 to complete construction of 4 group homes
Kinglets can brighten a March day
Professor weighs in on declining walleye stocks in Lake Winnipeg
Dokken: Having a blast with a fishing partner from the past
Cook: Late-ice lake trout prove cooperative
Berrios proud to have played for Puerto Rico, even if it means starting season in minors
Veeder: Motherhood means holding on tight as you're letting go
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Karl J. Paluck
Edwin "Ed" V. Novotny
Robert "Bob" E. Hanson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
Department of Transportation
October 25, 2016
Dickinson airport awarded Essential Air Service contract
WASHINGTON - Lawmakers announced today that the Department of Transportation has awarded an Essential Air Service contract for United Airlines...
October 25, 2016 - 6:42pm
July 19, 2016
Hoeven urges top U.S. DOT official to expedite subsidy program for Dickinson airport
WASHINGTON—Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., has issued a request to the top leadership of the U.S. Department of Transportation to speed along the process of subsidizing air service to Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport after United Airlines announced its intent to withdraw...
July 19, 2016 - 4:54pm
July 5, 2016
United Airlines announces intent to cease service to Dickinson
United Airlines will cease its service to Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport in September, less than a year after Delta Airlines did...
July 5, 2016 - 8:23pm
April 18, 2016
NDDOT’s $680M in road work will top last year’s total
BISMARCK – Mild spring weather has set road construction in motion earlier than usual in North Dakota, and more money will be spent on highways...
April 18, 2016 - 5:49pm
February 21, 2016
Hostile work environment declared: Investigation of DOT calls for new division director, policy changes
BISMARCK -- An independent investigation of the North Dakota Department of Transportation’s Motor Vehicle Division office recently concluded that a hostile work environment exists — one generated by stressful conditions and an "overbearing director." The external investigation...
February 21, 2016 - 8:30pm
October 28, 2015
DOT personnel investigation at halfway point
BISMARCK -- An independent investigation of the North Dakota Department of Transportation’s Motor Vehicle Division office is at the midway point, according to Ken Purdy, director of North Dakota Human Resources Management Services. Purdy, whose agency is conducting the investigation,...
October 28, 2015 - 11:18pm
August 25, 2015
Hettinger airport receives more federal funding
WASHINGTON -- The Adams County Airport Authority has received more federal funding to help with their runway reconstruction project, according to a statement from Sen. John Hoeven. The U.S. Department of Transportation awarded $94,927 to the airport to fund its asphalt runway...
August 25, 2015 - 12:07pm
May 16, 2015
Load restrictions to be lifted for most North Dakota highways
BISMARCK — The state Department of Transportation will lift load restrictions for most highways in North Dakota. Restrictions will be lifted at 6 a.m. Monday. Restrictions will remain in effect for sections of U.S. Highway 281, state Highways 4, 17, 20 and 30 in the Devils Lake...
May 16, 2015 - 11:23pm
May 1, 2015
North American rail industry angered by new brake rule
U.S. regulators took on the powerful rail industry Friday, announcing plans to require expensive, high-tech braking technology the railways insist is unproven and unreliable. Regulators say the new electronically controlled pneumatic (ECP) brakes could reduce the severity of crashes,...
May 1, 2015 - 6:29pm
April 8, 2015
Speeds reduced on Highway 23 east of Watford City
WATFORD CITY, N.D. - Construction work is underway on ND Highway 23 east of here, meaning slower speeds and traffic delays for drivers. The...
April 8, 2015 - 6:57pm
March 24, 2015
Travel Alert issued for northwest, north central North Dakota
A travel alert is in effect for northwest and north central North Dakota. Blowing snow sticking to roads is creating slushy and icy roads in the region, according to the state Department of Transportation. As temperatures drop through the night, wet roads may become icy. Cities...
March 24, 2015 - 9:42pm
March 9, 2015
DOT: Load restrictions in place effective Tuesday
Load restrictions will go into effect starting 7 a.m. Tuesday for central and western North Dakota. The state Department of Transportation announced Monday the restrictions will be in effect for all roads west of and including Highway 3 and all roads south of and including Highway...
March 9, 2015 - 5:15pm
March 3, 2015
DOT awards tribes $120,000
The federal Department of Transportation has awarded more than $120,000 to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation to help reduce traffic accidents in tribal communities, according to a press release. The DOT gave the Standing Rock reservation...
March 3, 2015 - 8:13pm
February 12, 2015
Federal agency pushes tough oil train standards
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Transportation Department has recommended crude oil trains be reinforced and have advanced braking systems installed...
February 12, 2015 - 10:38pm
$12M announced in highway funding
WASHINGTON — Flood-impacted communities in North Dakota will receive nearly $12 million in federal funding to support highway and road repairs, members of the state Congressional delegation announced Thursday. The Divide County Basin will receive about $6.2 million. The Southern...
February 12, 2015 - 5:37pm