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Fargo man sentenced for threatening to kill ex-son-in-law
Small Montana firm lands Puerto Rico's biggest contract to get the power back on
One man dies, 10-year-old's life threatened after vehicle hits six cows on Interstate 90 in SD
Dickinson man pleads not guilty to patronizing a minor
Semi that destroyed ND bridge was overweight, but repairing old structures still 'a huge concern,' highway head says
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Map shows North Dakota, South Dakota among 7 states to not submit proposal for new Amazon HQ
Here is the most popular fast-food chain in Minnesota, North Dakota
What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
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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
United Way campaign underway
Silence: Being female in a Medieval world; DSU to present fall comedy
Prairie Rose Chorus to present 'Jukebox Diner'
Prom and party dress sale set; a benefit for Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Center
Camo for a cause: A benefit for veterans
Tibbs promoted to DSU men's basketball associate head coach
Blue Hawks win over Warriors
DSU men’s cross country wins at Mount Marty Invite
Mikael Granlund anxious to get back on the ice for Wild
UND hockey passes first big test
Commentary: Tax commissioner Rauschenberger is testing ND's new attitudes on addiction
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
Column: If only the chair could talk
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Nancy Carol Kostelecky
Joan L. Jurgens
Donald & Angela
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
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May 15, 2015
Minnesota man clips semi, takes off and then arrested for DUI
ORISKA — A 55-year-old Fergus Falls, Minn., man has been arrested for driving under the influence after he apparently clipped a semi truck on Interstate 94 near Oriska in eastern North Dakota and took off. Steven Ward was driving his 2012 Chevy Silverado pickup west on the interstate...
May 15, 2015 - 3:34pm
April 13, 2015
Fargo woman charged with DUI after I-29 crash
FARGO — A woman accused of drunken driving suffered life-threatening injuries in a car crash early Monday on Interstate 29 in Fargo, according...
April 13, 2015 - 7:56pm
April 12, 2015
Beach man injured, charged after rollover
A Beach man was injured and has been charged with driving under the influence after a rollover on March 30, east of Beach. Michael Walters, 49, was traveling west on Camel Hump Road about 10 miles east of Beach when he approached the road's intersection with Golden Valley...
April 12, 2015 - 9:43pm
March 25, 2015
Public transit owners ask for restrictions: Taxi drivers, owners cite incidents in Dickinson
During an informal meeting with the Dickinson city administrator, three taxi owners and one shuttle bus driver asked for stricter regulations...
March 25, 2015 - 10:55am
January 26, 2015
Father of crash victim opposes bill to end DUI checkpoints
BISMARCK – Lynn Mickelson choked back tears as he clutched the picture in his hand, panning the room so every lawmaker could see the gravesite...
January 26, 2015 - 4:39pm
January 23, 2015
Lawmakers mull ignition interlock devices for repeat DUI offenders
BISMARCK — Repeat violators of North Dakota’s drunken driving laws may be allowed to drive using an ignition interlock device instead of having to visit their local sheriff’s office twice a day for breath tests, if a bill heard by state lawmakers Friday is approved. Current...
January 23, 2015 - 5:53pm
January 15, 2015
Judge: DUI test without consent legal
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a criminal judgment against a man who argued that the state violated his Fourth Amendment rights, as well as the state equivalent of those rights, by charging him for refusing to submit to a chemical test. The court’s...
January 15, 2015 - 11:15pm
January 3, 2015
Police chief: Incident at bank near Walmart a traffic stop
A Saturday afternoon incident near Walmart turned out to be a traffic stop, Dickinson Police said. A man driving at a high rate of speed on Highway 22 finally pulled over at the Dakota Community Bank in north Dickinson, Dickinson Police Chief Dustin Dassinger said. The unnamed...
January 3, 2015 - 4:07pm
December 8, 2014
Minnesota man arrested for DUI after accident cuts pickup in half
FESSENDEN, N.D. -- A Minnesota man was arrested for driving under the influence after his pickup was cut in half by a semi hauling a mobile home here Sunday morning. North Dakota Highway Patrol Sgt. Robert Kennedy said Erik Blume, 35, of Baxter, Minn., was cited for a DUI in connection...
December 8, 2014 - 10:45am
November 4, 2014
Voters to decide tax commissioner race
Voters went to the polls Tuesday to decide a myriad of statewide measures and races, including who is best suited to oversee the implementation of the state’s tax laws. Candidates for state tax commissioner this year are Republican incumbent Ryan Rauschenberger, Democratic challenger...
November 4, 2014 - 4:23pm
October 18, 2014
Property taxes at top of list for tax commissioner candidates
With less than three weeks until the election, property tax improvements are the highest priority for all three candidates in the state tax commissioner race. Republican incumbent Ryan Rauschenberger, who was appointed tax commissioner by Gov. Jack Dalrymple in November, said his...
October 18, 2014 - 6:25pm
October 1, 2014
Lawnmower rides lead to felony DUI charge in West Fargo
WEST FARGO — A West Fargo man with multiple drunken driving convictions was arrested while driving a lawnmower Sunday. According to court documents, Earl Lee Jahner allegedly had a blood-alcohol level over 0.27 percent and was giving rides to children. Jahner is accused of having...
October 1, 2014 - 10:09pm
September 18, 2014
Man charged with felony DUI after injuring 4 in accident
MANDAN — A Cannon Ball man faces a felony DUI charge after sending three people to the hospital on Thursday. Delmer Ponga, 27, was allegedly driving 80 mph at 12:20 p.m. in a 2011 Chevrolet Camaro about 25 miles south of Mandan on Highway 1806 when he rear-ended Fort Yates resident...
September 18, 2014 - 11:48pm
Dem-NPL leaders call for audit of Odney contracts
BISMARCK — Top Democratic-NPL Party lawmakers called Thursday for an audit of the state’s contracts with Bismarck-based Odney Advertising after reports that the firm emailed “suggested talking points” for state officials to use when responding to questions about Tax Commissioner...
September 18, 2014 - 11:44pm
September 5, 2014
GOP not speculating on what happens if Rauschenberger withdraws
BISMARCK — State Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger has said he’s confident he’ll back on the campaign trail in “just a few weeks.” But should he not return to the race after his leave of absence for alcohol treatment, his name will still appear on the Nov.
September 5, 2014 - 5:32pm