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Heitkamp votes frustrate some Dems, but party still behind her
Family mourns husband, father at center of missing person search earlier this month
Moen pleads guilty in Gaarsland beating death outside Fargo bar
A new face downtown: Local developer Adam Metzker talks about origins and his work in Dickinson
Police Blotter: Man arrested for theft, drugs at Wal-Mart during Thanksgiving shopping
crime and courts
nation and world
Decision time in South Dakota on huge Bakken pipeline
Tesoro a step closer to final decision on proposed railport for Bakken crude
Stark County Planning and Zoning approves erection of more wind towers
Eastern Montana businesses settle in to weather latest downturn in oil market
Oil gains, bond prices inch up on Turkey-Russia tensions
Q&A: Gwen Sebastian and Kat Perkins bring tours home for holidays
A roadmap at the end of life: Angel Advocates helps simplify settlement of an estate
The dilemma of serving turkey for Thanksgiving Day dinner
Patrick Hope: 2015 Turkey of the Year: The Swamp of Sorrows
Kat Perkins holding Christmas concert in Dickinson: Gourmet meal, concert to be held Nov. 30 at Astoria
Dickinson State men's basketball limits Rocky Mountain College to little offense in win
Dickinson State women's hoops hangs on for victory over Rocky Mountain College
Minnesota Timberwolves upend Sacramento Kings on the road
Vikings' Barr hopes to follow in Hall of Famer Brooks’ footsteps
Brock: Thankful for American farmers
Letter: New wind ordinances needed and promised
Other Views: Nickname fracas needn’t hurt UND fundraising
Jacobs: Election yawns? Check out legislative races
Heitkamp: Thank you to those who make the difference
Fabian G. Zimmerman
David "Hutch" Hutchings
August 24, 2015
Wall Street suffers worst day in 4 years, S&P confirms correction
Investors rattled about China sent U.S. stock indices almost 4 percent lower on Monday in an unusually volatile session that confirmed the S&P 500 was formally in a correction, even after a dramatic rebound by Apple. The Dow Jones industrial average briefly slumped more than...
News / Nation and World
August 24, 2015 - 4:16pm
February 20, 2014
Number of ND farms down 3 percent
Number of ND farms down 3 percent FARGO — The average number of North Dakota farms is down 3 percent according to preliminary data from the 2012 Census of Agriculture. The data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service showed there were...
News / agriculture
February 20, 2014 - 11:42pm
February 15, 2014
State oil production drops in December
WILLISTON — Extreme winter weather in December prompted North Dakota oil production to decline 5.5 percent to 923,227 barrels per day, according to preliminary figures released Friday by the Department of Mineral Resources. It was the first month in about a year that North Dakota...
Energy / oil
February 15, 2014 - 12:04am
November 16, 2012
Nabors blocks OSHA investigation at downed rig
Although officials at Nabors Industries are saying nobody was injured during an accident Tuesday at rig B-15 north of Belfield, Occupational Safety and Health Administration officials want to make sure and were in the process of obtaining a warrant to do just that Thursday. As of...
News / oil
November 16, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2009
Wrigley to announce plans to step down
BISMARCK -- Drew Wrigley, North Dakota's U.S. attorney for nearly eight years and the man responsible for bringing to justice the state's most notorious killer, will announce today his plans for stepping down later this year. The announcement is at 9 a.m. in Wrigley's office. Wrigley...
April 27, 2009 - 11:20pm
April 24, 2009
Legislators toil in confrence commitees
With its 80-day deadline looming on May 6, the North Dakota Legislature has a lot to accomplish in just a few days. Over 100 bills still remain in conference committee and local legislators say it's time to buckle down and get the job done. "We've finally got really a sense of urgency...
April 24, 2009 - 11:24pm
April 17, 2009
Senate kills quiet rail bill; probably will be revived
BISMARCK -- The Senate narrowly voted down a bill late Friday that several North Dakota cities had been counting on to help them silence ear-splitting train horns. But Senate leaders predict the bill will be revived Monday because its prime sponsor, Sen. David Nething, R-Jamestown,...
April 17, 2009 - 10:50pm
April 3, 2009
House kills gay rights bill
BISMARCK -- House members on Friday argued that outlawing discrimination against gays and lesbian North Dakotans would protect behavior that can be changed and which God abhors, then soundly voted down Senate Bill 2278. The bill would have added sexual orientation and transgendered...
April 3, 2009 - 10:26pm
July 17, 2008
Sunny trip to the Land Down Under
FARGO -- One person's trash is another person's germplasm. Two federal researchers in Fargo traveled to Australia last year to collect wild sunflowers.
July 17, 2008 - 12:00am
June 11, 2008
In a squeaker, city votes down amendment to half-percent sales tax
DICKINSON - By a margin of less than 60 votes, Dickinson residents rejected Tuesday an amendment to the city's half-percent sales tax ordinance that would have given the Dickinson City Commission the ability to spend the proceeds on large-scale community projects. "What we did today...
June 11, 2008 - 12:00am
May 4, 2008
Gladstone railroad crossing to be shut down for repairs
GLADSTONE -- On Wednesday, May 7, the BNSF Railway railroad crossing that intersects the Enchanted Highway here is going to be closed for much of the day for repairs. Stark County road superintendent Al Heiser said the crossing is to be closed from about 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., while construction...
May 4, 2008 - 12:00am