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Petition for McKenzie sheriff removal could be filed this week
Standing Rock calls on DOJ to intervene in pipeline situation; DAPL explains land purchase
State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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 26, 2014
Driver charged in crash that killed two sisters
HILLSBORO — A Nielsville, Minn., man has been charged with criminal vehicular homicide, accused of drunken driving in a May crash that killed two sisters who were riding in his vehicle. James Gregory Yahnke, 51, was charged Wednesday in Traill County District Court with two counts...
News/crime and courts
June 26, 2014 - 11:41pm
May 31, 2014
Battle for the badge: Dunn Co. sheriff, former deputies fight for seat
MANNING — A sheriff and two deputies he fired walk into a bar. Well, an election. That’s the story this year in Dunn County, where two former deputies are challenging relatively new Sheriff Clay Coker. Coker, who is approaching his one-year anniversary of taking the job after...
May 31, 2014 - 9:32pm
March 22, 2014
Area Centennial Calendar
Dodge Centennial Friday, June 6 4-6:30 p.m.: All-school reunion registration. 6:30 p.m.: All-school reunion dinner and social. Saturday, June 7 Throughout day: Quilt show, car show and vendors. 9:30 a.m.: Parade. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.: School open house. 1-5 p.m.: Jam sessions. 1...
March 22, 2014 - 11:16pm
Summer of centennials along Highway 200: 6 local communities once tied together by Northern Pacific Railway to celebrate 100th anniversaries this summer
Six communities along Highway 200 are preparing to host Centennial Celebrations this summer. The events are on separate weekends, but they share...
March 22, 2014 - 11:01pm
February 8, 2014
Growing pains: JDA hosts round table to discuss growth concerns
KILLDEER — Infrastructure, housing, child care and how to deal with growing schools were three of the biggest issues leaders of Dunn County...
February 8, 2014 - 11:27pm
February 2, 2014
Packaging relationships: UPS driver Frank Slag drops off last packages after 35 years on road
A few years ago, retiring United Parcel Service driver Frank Slag said he would see nine or 10 vehicles along Highway 22 from Killdeer to his...
February 2, 2014 - 1:40pm
April 28, 2013
Dunn County immunization clinics set
The Dunn County immunization schedule for May is as follows: -- Dodge City Hall, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., May 6. -- Dunn Center City Hall, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., May 7. -- Halliday City Hall, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., May 14. -- Killdeer Public Health Office, 8 a.m. to noon and 12:30...
April 28, 2013 - 12:00am
November 23, 2012
Dodge roads fall victim to time: City working on infrastructure plan
Time has taken its toll on the streets of Dodge. The pavement was chipped, cracked and sealed several times, but now it's time the city looks at undertaking some real work on the city's streets, said Mayor Leonard Strifle. "We had the streets put in some time in the early '70s and...
November 23, 2012 - 12:00am
October 25, 2012
Pipe bomb in Dodge leads to highway closure
A pipe bomb by a pickup parked in the yard of a Dodge residence along Highway 200 led to the closure of a section of the highway for several hours Tuesday afternoon into evening. Dunn County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Ron Krivoruchka said a call was received around 12:30 p.m.
October 25, 2012 - 12:00am
October 24, 2012
Disturbance in Dodge
The Dunn County Sheriff's Office stops a pickup truck traveling east on Highway 200 into Dodge on Tuesday at about 7:30 p.m. About a mile-stretch...
October 24, 2012 - 12:00am
July 12, 2012
Proposed oil waste landfill near Dodge is shelved
DODGE (AP) -- A Bismarck company withdrew its permit application to build an oil field waste landfill near Dodge after residents complained about the possible negative impact on the community. Waste Solutions LLP withdrew its application to Dunn County's Planning and Zoning Board...
July 12, 2012 - 12:00am
June 28, 2012
Residents near Dodge unhappy with proposed oil field waste site location
A number of residents near Dodge are concerned about what an oil field waste site could do to area water, traffic and more, they said Wednesday during a press conference attended by about a dozen people at Dodge's City Hall. Bismarck-based Waste Solutions LLP wants to put a dumpsite...
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am
May 26, 2010
5 area towns have contested judge races June 8
Five area municipal judge positions are up for election in southwest North Dakota. Donald Groll and Keith King are vying for the municipal judgeship in Bowman. Roline Taylor, who was the Bowman municipal judge for about 16 years, is not running for re-election. Groll said is running...
May 26, 2010 - 12:00am
July 2, 2009
Many towns prep for weekend celebrations
Area towns are busy prepping up for big Independence Day celebrations. A variety of activities in Hettinger are planned this weekend, including a parade to live music. "Saturday is our very, very busy day," said Earleen Friez from the Hettinger Chamber of Commerce, the group organizing...
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am
February 25, 2009
Ice fishing contest ends with big switch
SOMERSET, Wis. (AP) -- Lee Shehow had a whopper of a fish tale. Shehow, of New Richmond, claimed to have won Saturday's ice fishing contest on Bass Lake in Somerset after pulling up a northern pike weighing 2.42 pounds. TV cameras were rolling when he was asked what he would do...
February 25, 2009 - 8:43am