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Fargo native crowned Miss North Dakota 2017
North Dakota farmer accused of sexually assaulting two teenage boys
Training, tree planting required for Dakota Access developer in settlement agreement with North Dakota regulators
Agency defends officers after throwing SD man, wanting 'final goodbyes' to dying mother, against concrete, using Taser
Burgum signals support for Republican health care effort
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Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
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Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
What does a machinist do? Lathe donated to Dickinson Middle School
A family of veterans
Change of venue for campfire
Division II player dies from in-game injury
Sabathia strong in Yankees win over Twins
DHS golf struggles at Mandan Invite
Titans sweep Bison, stay undefeated in Region 7
Blue Hawks battle, but ultimately fall to Jamestown
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
Port: How do we know Fargo vandalism was a hate crime?
HEITKAMP: Keeping North Dakota families safe & equifax accountable
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
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April 16, 2016
Medora mayoral candidates prepare to ride the campaign trail
MEDORA -- Medora residents will be electing a new mayor right as their town’s bustling summer tourism season starts to heat up. Mayor Doug...
April 16, 2016 - 7:02pm
April 8, 2016
Billings County to use mail-in ballots
MEDORA -- A lack of election workers in Billings County has caused a change in voter procedure and the closure of the least-used of the county’s three polling places. Billings County Commision members voted in their regular meeting Tuesday to make the upcoming election the first...
April 8, 2016 - 9:12pm
October 1, 2015
Western area leaders, cities honored at N.D. League of Cities
Mayor of Medora Doug Ellison was named 2015 Outstanding City Elected Official by The North Dakota League of Cities at its 85th annual conference in Fargo. Since Douglas’ term as mayor began in 2008, the city has built a new fire hall, created housing for emergency personnel,...
October 1, 2015 - 11:56pm
September 19, 2015
10th annual Theodore Roosevelt Symposium continues
Theodore Roosevelt Center manager Sharon Kilzer said a three-day symposium held in Stickney Hall at Dickinson State University in the 26th U.S....
September 19, 2015 - 12:10am
July 14, 2015
Citizens organize recycling program in Medora
MEDORA — As garbage volume in western North Dakota expands, a volunteer effort in Medora may make recycling a little bit easier. A citizen...
July 14, 2015 - 11:16pm
June 29, 2015
Venomous rumor spreads about Medora mayor being bit by rattlesnake
MEDORA—It was a rumor that spread like venom and included a snake, but turned out to be less dangerous than initial reports made it out to be. Medora Doug Ellison said Monday he was not bit by a rattlesnake—a rumor that started Friday night while dining at the Little...
June 29, 2015 - 6:11pm
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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.
March 27, 2012 - 12:00am