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Hundreds from across ND to join Women's March near state Capitol
Cannon Ball residents ask pipeline protesters to leave
Widespread flu reported across ND causing at least one death
UPDATE: Suspect still unidentified as friends, colleagues mourn loss of deputy
Trinity thanks community for support last 3 years
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
DHS wrestling flies past Jamestown
Dickinson High boys basketball survives against Bismarck
Demons stifle Midgets' offense
Heart River downs Trinity with last-minute free throws
Lately, late game scenarios a cinch for Blue Hawks
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
World of Wine: Nebbiolo -- the wine grape behind some of the best wines
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum has broken his pledges on tax and fee hikes
Welle: 15 things I want my children to know about me
Catherine (Kessel) Steinke
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
December 18, 2010
Driving without liability insurance can have expensive consequences
A little slip of paper -- or lack there of -- can change a life. Having proof of insurance is necessary if you want to drive in North Dakota. Not having it at a traffic stop can have harsh consequences. Dickinson resident Eli Cromp was convicted of driving without liability insurance...
December 18, 2010 - 12:00am
November 21, 2010
Highway 22 crash statistics released
With less than two months of the year to go, crash figures on Highway 22 nearly mirror 2009 figures, according to statistics from the North Dakota Department of Transportation. Preliminary data shows there have already been 13 more crashes and one more fatality this year than in...
November 21, 2010 - 12:00am
October 28, 2010
Storm brings winter weather... and winter driving
Two semitrailers north of Killdeer and one west of Mandan jack-knifed on slick roads blocking traffic for a few hours Wednesday. A car also rolled near Belfield and a number of drivers found themselves in the ditch. There have been no reports of injuries, officials said Wednesday. Wind,...
October 28, 2010 - 12:00am
October 27, 2010
Storms fly through state, be prepared for winter weather
Just as the first snowflakes of the season fly through the air, officials are urging North Dakotans to be prepared for the upcoming winter season....
October 27, 2010 - 12:00am
October 23, 2010
New city ordinance prohibits shortcuts
An ordinance passed by the Dickinson City Commission Monday prohibits taking shortcuts and avoiding traffic control devices, according to city documents. Local businesses -- especially those located on corners near traffic lights and stop signs -- have complained of motorists zipping...
October 23, 2010 - 12:00am
September 3, 2010
Stark County adopts new electronic device policy
To ensure the safety of area motorists, a new distracted driver policy was recently adopted for Stark County employees. The policy prohibits employees from using electronic devices that would cause them to take their hands off the steering wheel or their eyes off the road. Ken Zander,...
September 3, 2010 - 12:00am
March 12, 2010
Drivers still struggle with snowy roads
With snowy, wet weather continuing Wednesday evening and into Thursday, some cars found their way into ditches Thursday morning, a North Dakota Highway Patrol officer said. "I know this morning (Thursday) right away there were quite a few of them, especially out east of Dickinson....
March 12, 2010 - 12:00am
January 28, 2010
Be careful out there driving
We are a car-driving culture and, in turn, cars drive the look and feel of what we see around us. They shape where and how we live and work, the places we go, and the appearance of our land, our cities, and our homes. It's hard to think of anything more American than the automobile....
January 28, 2010 - 12:00am
October 4, 2009
Texting while driving becomes deadly habit
A short time ago I was stopped in traffic when a car behind me rammed into the rear end of my car. The driver was texting his wife that he was late for work. Thankfully, nobody was injured.
October 4, 2009 - 12:00am
May 21, 2009
Lives rearranged by drinking and driving
Bonnie Peterson and her family were traveling through Minnesota to get home to Watford City when their lives were shattered in the blink of an...
May 21, 2009 - 11:45pm
Igniting the prairie
NEAR WATFORD CITY -- Those driving into the valley which holds the entrance to Theodore Roosevelt National Park's North Unit may have been worried...
April 21, 2009 - 10:50pm
April 15, 2009
Think about this. You might be killed by a distracted driver. The chances of that happening are increasing daily. There is more traffic, more freeways, more cell phones, more distractions and more accidents. The Harvard Center for Risk Analysis determined that over 330,000 people...
April 15, 2009 - 12:00am
March 10, 2009
No travel advisory extended
The North Dakota Department of Transportation is extending a no travel advisory to include all highways south and east of the Devils Lake area and in the following areas: Grand Forks, Devils Lake, Carrington, Cooperstown, Hillsboro, Jamestown, Valley City, Fargo, Napoleon, Edgeley,...
March 10, 2009 - 10:02am
February 28, 2009
Letter: Driving tips may be helpful
Oh! Oh! -- observed and opined: 1. Some folks dare not write to the editor because of their fear of peer pressure; they complain but fail to speak out constructively. 2. "Dickinson" found a way to keep the speed down on its streets -- leave 1 ½ inches of snow on the road and shake...
February 28, 2009 - 12:00pm
January 29, 2009
'It will take away your life'
BELFIELD -- A former meth junkie told students at one point she stayed up for 21 days and didn't eat for 14 days while high. "I should've been...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am