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Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
Trump White House vows to stop China taking South China Sea islands
Debate begins on ND bill to exempt higher ed applicants from open records law
ND legislators going round and round on daylight saving time, time zone discussions
Attorneys: North Dakota to pay $55,000 to settle suit over payloader seized by state crime bureau
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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'
Advice for struggling Wild winger Coyle: shoot the puck
Dunn rising as talks of Rubio trade persist
Timberwolves to buy NBA D-League affiliate in Iowa
Normally defensive Bison adding offense to their men's basketball arsenal
Patriots thrive in role as nationwide villain
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
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
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
September 26, 2016
Driver charged with manslaughter in crash that killed father, 2 daughters
NOONAN -- A driver who caused a crash that killed two children and their father in Divide County in northwest North Dakota last month is now facing manslaughter charges.Police say William Koehler, 49, of Florida, was using his cell phone moments before rear-ending a car that was stopped...
September 26, 2016 - 5:56pm
July 1, 2016
FSA names new Dunn County director
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Farm Service Agency has named four new North Dakota county executive directors on Friday. The new county director for Dunn County is Matthew Prindiville Other new directors are Brandon Weber in Burke County, Pam Solem in Divide County and Evan...
July 1, 2016 - 5:06pm
August 11, 2015
Source of Divide pipeline leak not detected for days
CROSBY — The company that owns a saltwater pipeline that leaked last week in Divide County shut down its system after detecting a problem,...
August 11, 2015 - 11:45pm
July 25, 2015
Social worker out to fill gaps in Oil Patch care
CROSBY — A recent University of North Dakota graduate is helping fill a shortage of social workers in the Oil Patch, and now she hopes other...
July 25, 2015 - 11:25pm
June 22, 2015
Health department responds to two brine spills
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Department of Health responded Monday to two brine spills from oil sites in northwest North Dakota that affected nearby wetlands. A pipeline leak spilled an estimated 39 barrels, 1,638 gallons, of brine about 9 miles north of McGregor in Divide County,...
June 22, 2015 - 3:59pm
June 18, 2015
Land Board approves $1.2 M in grants
BISMARCK – The Board of University and School Lands awarded more than $1.2 million Thursday to communities affected by rapid oil development. Three counties and three townships each received an energy impact grant totaling $205,378 for road maintenance and repair projects. The...
June 18, 2015 - 8:12pm
May 11, 2015
N.D. driller American Eagle Energy files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
American Eagle Energy Corp. has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the latest energy company forced to restructure because of depressed oil and gas prices. Listing about $215 million in debts, American Eagle Energy filed its petition in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Denver on Friday,...
May 11, 2015 - 11:14am
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
April 12, 2015
On Bakken’s fringe, business owners needing to get creative
FORTUNA, N.D. – When an Arizona couple opened up a bar and dorm-style lodging for oilfield workers last year in far northwest North Dakota,...
April 12, 2015 - 2:01am
On the fringe: Businesses get creative with oil slowdown
FORTUNA — When an Arizona couple opened up a bar and dorm-style lodging for oilfield workers last year in far northwest North Dakota, the bar...
April 12, 2015 - 12:00am
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 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
February 12, 2015
$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
January 9, 2015
Officers charged, suspended over Tioga gun incident
TIOGA — Two Tioga police officers face felony charges over a training session during which an AK-47 was fired into a landfill. Brothers Joshua and Nathaniel McNally were getting ready to tee off June 19 on the third hole at the Tioga Golf Course, when their game was interrupted...
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January 9, 2015 - 11:23pm