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N.Korea test-fires ballistic missile, appears to have failed
North Dakota and Minnesota Bankruptcies
U.S. pipeline regulator raises penalties for safety violations
Suspected drunk driver hits occupied school bus
'Shaving cats?!' Virginia police probe seven pet abductions
crime and courts
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
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Bison game day options could grow with new retail, housing project near Scheels Arena, Fargodome
NFL commissioner may consider marijuana for players' health reasons
Bird resigns as Pacers president of basketball operations
An emotional night for NFL's first-round picks
Knight, Jones named to softball all-star game
Port: Things got a little weird at the end of North Dakota’s 2017 session
Port: Former Congressman Rick Berg not ruling out 2018 campaign
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
Opinion: Tragic Veto of Carbon Monoxide Bill by Governor Burgum
BARONE: The New/Old Politics of Capital vs. Countryside
Mary Margaret Wolf
Theodore M. Hecker
Mary Margaret Wolf
Frank H. Schafer, Jr.
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
August 25, 2013
Tickets for driving too slow rare in Fargo-Moorhead, police say
FARGO -- A Minnesota man made headlines last week for having his license taken away for driving too slow, a situation police officials in Fargo-Moorhead say is rare here. Police had warned Gary Constans, 59, of Prairie, Minn., several times to drive faster before the courts finally...
August 25, 2013 - 12:00am
August 10, 2013
Many teens' rides are tied to parents' wallet
The Beach Boys sang about a 16-year-old girl who had "Fun, Fun, Fun" until her daddy took her T-Bird away. Danny Zuko and his best friend Kenickie,...
August 10, 2013 - 12:00am
July 22, 2013
N.D. tightens law on driving without insurance
FARGO -- The long arm of the law will soon hold a shorter leash when it comes to proving you have liability insurance to drive in North Dakota. Starting Aug.
July 22, 2013 - 12:54pm
July 20, 2013
Most drive to avoid parallel parking challenge
GRAND FORKS -- The all-glass front offers Dakota Harvest Bakery workers Mike McCullough and Blue Weber a clear view of parallel-parking efforts on North Third Street in downtown Grand Forks. Asked if such efforts can be amusing, they simultaneously burst into laughter. "It's a spectator...
July 20, 2013 - 12:00am
July 3, 2013
Stark County Commission wants 35 mph speed limit on section of 32nd Street
In an attempt to decrease dust complaints and increase safety on 32nd Street near Dickinson, the Stark County Commission has ordered a 35 mph speed limit on a stretch of road from the gravel pit to Highway 22. "We're just not sure what's going to help and if this doesn't, we'll know,"...
July 3, 2013 - 12:00am
March 17, 2013
Rural roads relaxing - and deadly
GRAND FORKS -- Where's your "white knuckle" zone? Do you get nervous just thinking about driving to Minneapolis (or "metro" Fargo-Moorhead) and putting yourself at the mercy of urban traffic, but think nothing of zipping around rural North Dakota or Minnesota? The number crunchers...
March 17, 2013 - 12:00am
February 22, 2013
Lawmakers propose changes for driving suspensions
BISMARCK -- Lawmakers are discussing a bill that would allow an individual with a suspended driver's license to obtain a temporary license sooner from the Department of Transportation.
February 22, 2013 - 12:00am
December 27, 2012
ND Highway Patrol: 'Overall, we have normal winter driving conditions'
Road conditions have been fairly good over the Christmas holiday, but officials say that things can change and drivers should proceed with caution. Winter officially began Friday, but southwest North Dakota has been experiencing winter weather since an early snowfall at the beginning...
December 27, 2012 - 12:00am
December 19, 2012
Republican bill imposes 4 days in jail for first DUI
WEST FARGO -- The governor supports a stricter drunken driving law. The attorney general does too. And the new chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, Rep. Kim Koppelman of West Fargo, plans to introduce the bill that would make North Dakota the 16th state to impose mandatory jail...
December 19, 2012 - 12:00am
August 9, 2012
Don't text and drive in this state: Fargo's first texting sting nets 17 drivers
FARGO -- Officers wrote $100 tickets to 17 people for texting while driving this week during the Fargo Police Department's first such sting operation...
August 9, 2012 - 12:00am
July 15, 2012
Driving laws divide teenage driver's able to obtain permit; Dickinson students learning to drive defensively
In addition to dealing with new driver's licensing restrictions passed during the last legislative session and taking effect Jan. 1, driver's education students in Dickinson are getting a course in defensive driving, officials said. Zachary Keller, 15, Dickinson, is able to obtain...
July 15, 2012 - 12:00am
A trip that seems to never end
It's a drive that takes four mugs of coffee, blaring techno music and turning on the air conditioning. The air conditioning is needed no matter...
March 15, 2012 - 12:20am
January 12, 2012
Dinging a deer: Motorists are advised to watch for deer crossing, especially during dawn and dusk
The deer hunting season might be over, but the time to meet deer on the road is always there. There are peak times to see deer crossing the...
January 12, 2012 - 12:12am
December 29, 2011
Teen license procedures changing
BISMARCK -- North Dakota teenagers are about to see some major changes when it comes to getting a driver's license. Starting Sunday, young teens will need to wait longer before they are allowed to apply for a license. They will also need to have driving experience in certain conditions...
December 29, 2011 - 12:00am
January 21, 2011
Bill to impose fines for driving on closed roads
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota lawmakers said Thursday they supported a $100 fine for drivers who skirt barriers and drive on roads that have been closed because of snowstorms, and some suggested they would back an even higher penalty. The North Dakota Senate's Political Subdivisions...
January 21, 2011 - 12:00am