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What is your home worth? Realtors and appraiser dispel 6 myths
Winging it on a prayer: churches are trying new ways to attract young followers
North Shore tour offers kayakers a glimpse of Split Rock shoreline
A night on the town -- and on the water
Sharing Duluth's outdoor adventures: Tour companies offer visitors guided experiences on trails and on the water
crime and courts
nation and world
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
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
Ex-teammate: Garcia can be 'pretty special'
UND plans to continue playing unique, showcase hockey games
Red Bulls blank Minnesota United for 5th in row
West Fargo's Metz loses heartbreaker in Junior Greco-Roman title match
It's a Wiffle Ball field of dreams in Valley City
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
Pinke Post: The best yes volunteer and county fair experience
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
Column: Mom uses kindness to teach about differences
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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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Honoring our Firefighters
June 25, 2014
Train hits vehicle parked on crossing
A train hit a car after a woman parked it on the tracks Tuesday near Hebron. Dorothy Feist, Hebron, was driving north at approximately 2 p.m. on Morton County Road 139, two miles east of Hebron, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Feist, 69, temporarily parked her vehicle...
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June 25, 2014 - 10:52am
Water down the issue: County, transportation officials meet to discuss dust problem
KILLDEER — As representatives from oil-impacted western North Dakota counties discussed road issues at a roundtable meeting Tuesday, one issue...
February 25, 2014 - 11:41pm
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
June 13, 2013
Oil field waste may bite the dust
WATFORD CITY -- What is now considered oil field waste could be reused as an affordable way to control dust on western North Dakota roads, officials...
June 13, 2013 - 12:00am
June 2, 2013
Dust in the wind, Part III: Western ND counties are budgeting millions to keep dust at bay
Western North Dakota has been getting a big splash of Mother Nature's dust control -- in the form of more than 2 inches of rain in the few days...
June 2, 2013 - 12:00am
May 26, 2013
Dust in the wind, Part II: No definitive answer on how dust might affect crops, livestock
Jonathan Ficek can't open the windows to his house in the summer anymore, unless he wants to clean the whole thing when he gets home. "It's...
May 26, 2013 - 12:00am
May 19, 2013
ND air quality receives 'A' grade
The Peace Garden State continues to receive high marks for air quality, despite dust issues plaguing the western part of the state. "North Dakota...
May 19, 2013 - 12:00am
Dust in the wind: Southwest ND counties at work to contain irritant
In 1978, Kansas sang "all we are is dust in the wind." For residents of southwestern North Dakota in 2013 caught in a dust storm on a windy day,...
May 19, 2013 - 12:00am
February 7, 2013
Dunn Co. dust control: Commissioners OK further research using $97K left over from grant
MANNING -- The Dunn County Commission decided during its meeting Wednesday at the Dunn County Courthouse in Manning to pursue research into dust...
February 7, 2013 - 12:00am
December 6, 2012
Dunn County Roads Department kept busy in 2012: County spends $700K on dust control
The Dunn County Commission reflected Wednesday on how much labor and money it has invested in road improvements across the county in 2012 and how much more it may need to spend to finish the road work. In a handout the commission received, the Dunn County Roads Department graveled...
December 6, 2012 - 12:00am
June 21, 2012
Tesoro Logistics to fund dust control near Dunn Center
MANNING -- Tesoro Logistics agreed Wednesday to fund dust control efforts on a nearly two-mile stretch of gravel road north of Dunn Center. Jim Grasl, Tesoro Logistics supervisor of crude trucking in Dickinson, told the Dunn County Commission at its monthly meeting at the Dunn County...
June 21, 2012 - 12:00am
April 26, 2012
Highway 16 from Beach to Golva closed due to dust storm
Highway 16 from Beach to Golva is closed due to a dust storm leaving zero visibility, according to a press release issued at 5:40 tonight. Wind gusts are at about 40 mph in much of southwest North Dakota. The road will be closed until further notice. Readers who live near Beach...
April 26, 2012 - 6:43pm
April 6, 2012
Is there too much dust in the air?
City, county and state officials have heard concerns about increased dust in the western North Dakota air and they are trying to figure out how to address the issue. "There is a lot of dust in the air, and we want to make sure that we are staying in compliance with the standards,"...
April 6, 2012 - 12:00am
February 23, 2012
Dunn County preparing for more dust as spring approaches
MANNING -- A mix of low moisture and increased oil activity has Dunn County leaders preparing for a dustier-than-usual spring. Dunn County commissioners said there are an increased number of trucks on dry gravel roads stirring things up, which has become a common occurrence across...
February 23, 2012 - 12:00am
February 7, 2012
Dust storms have Dickinson residents pleading for help
Two residents came to the Dickinson City Commission meeting Tuesday to "plea for help" at Dickinson City Hall, saying dust is drifting from a...
February 7, 2012 - 12:00am