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DPS, teachers disagree on salary: DEA requests $43,500 a year; School argues money isn't in budget
Spell pleads guilty to deliberate homicide
Anchors away for USS North Dakota: Nuclear-powered attack submarine to be commissioned Saturday
Group of doctors: ‘Measure 1 is good for North Dakota’
Nation & World
Oil refinery one step closer to reality: Devils Lake commission approves letter of support for $200M project
N.D. regulators approve permit for state’s first new coal mine since 1970s
BLM mineral lease sale in Golden Valley County nets $510,400
Oil companies buy more sand, railcars: Halliburton, Baker Hughes stockpile supplies as demand begins to climb
U.S. to conduct study on petroleum reserve in light of climbing output
Benson: We’ve always been fighting against viruses
Letter: What does conservation cost?
Letter: Cramer is a man of his word
Letters: Measure 2 will keep farmers, ranchers from paying transfer taxes
Letter: 4 arguments for Measure 1
This one, Dad
'I'd rather walk': La Ray Ries overcame health issues and age to finish walking the Maah Daah Hey Trail and The Deuce while in his 80s
Solving a murder at St. Mary's convent: New England to present dinner theater
Getting excited about science: DHS robotics team ready for competition
Trinity team building robot for competition
Robert W. Blatzheim
In it for the long hauls
Journeying the Narrow Path
Rhoades: Plaid isn’t just for cowboys
Patrick Hope: Why is a raven like a video game?
USD tries to overcome DI struggles
Bobcats roll Minot: Bismarck scores 3 special-team goals for an exhibition win over Minotauros
UND, Providence meet for top 5 series
Trinity responds after first set, beats Cougars
August 6, 2014
Hills of history: Medora to commemorate Battle of the Badlands 150th anniversary
MEDORA — When people think of the Indian Wars, battles like Little Bighorn and Wounded Knee come to mind. The Battle of Killdeer Mountain and the Battle of Badlands may not be the most memorable, but they played a large part in history of the fight for land on the prairies. “It...
news / local
August 6, 2014 - 10:20pm
July 2, 2014
Medora Council increases sewage rates: City lost $15K on current plan last year
MEDORA — Starting in August, Medora residents will pay more per flush. A rise in sewer rates needed to be approved as a condition of a $1.7 million State Revolving Fund loan for a much-needed wastewater treatment facility in the town. The Medora City Council unanimously approved...
news / local
July 2, 2014 - 11:04pm
May 4, 2014
Cowboy moments: Hall of Fame in Medora opens with new exhibits, video premiere
MEDORA — The North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame became so crowded on Saturday night that its executive director, Kevin Holten, had to find a way to appease a line leading out the door. “Be patient,” Holten said. “There’s champagne and Pendleton (whiskey) just around the corner.” Droves...
news / local
May 4, 2014 - 12:22am
March 27, 2014
No airport for Medora: Council drops Buddy Ranch airstrip study
Medora will remain without an airport for now, the city’s mayor said Thursday. Mayor Doug Ellison said in a phone interview that the City Council will not pursue an airstrip feasibility study for a proposed new airstrip due to a lack of votes. The council previously voted 3-0 to...
news / north dakota
March 27, 2014 - 7:04pm
March 15, 2014
Medora considers airstrip: Attendees express mixed feelings at public hearing
MEDORA — A lot can happen in 20 years — just ask Doug Ellison. Medora’s mayor said at a public hearing here on Saturday he signed a petition against an airport study in 1994, but that he’s more open to the idea today. “My personal thoughts are that I’d like to see something...
news / local
March 15, 2014 - 11:29pm
January 8, 2014
Medora discusses prospects for airport
MEDORA — If city leaders here decide they’d like a new airport, up to 90 percent of the tab could be paid for with federal dollars, according to the North Dakota Aeronautics Commission. In a letter sent from NDAC interim director and aviation planner Kyle Wanner to Medora Mayor...
news / local
January 8, 2014 - 6:41pm
June 13, 2012
Ellison grabs four more years as Medora mayor
The mayor of Medora will keep his position for another four years. Mayor Doug Ellison defeated former Mayor Mark "Olie" Golberg 33-16 votes. One vote was scattered. Ellison grabbed the seat in 2008 as a write-in winner. "I was kind of surprised and appreciative," Ellison said,...
June 13, 2012 - 12:40am
2 candidates seek to become Medora mayor
Medora's former mayor, Olie Golberg, is challenging Mayor Doug Ellison for the seat come Election Day. Golberg, 55, was mayor from 1996 to 2006, when he resigned due to health issues. "Running a city is like running a business," he said. "If you run it as a business, everything...
May 13, 2012 - 12:00am
March 27, 2012
Letter: Violence part of history, but will drop request for gallows in Medora
Violence part of history, but will drop request for gallows In the past week, a news story based on a concept of mine has spread throughout the country.
letters / opinion
March 27, 2012 - 12:00am
March 15, 2012
Officials wonder: Can Medora grow?
Plans for major construction, including nearly 200 guest rooms, is another reason to determine whether Medora's infrastructure can handle growth, Mayor Doug Ellison said. The Theodore Roosevelt Medora Foundation's five-year plan includes adding 40 rooms to the Badlands Motel, 150...
news / oil
March 15, 2012 - 12:00am