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Hoeven visits Dickinson
Commission will address sale of fireworks
Two-a-days: North Dakota legislators sprint toward mid-session break
MCFEELY: Legendary coach needs all of his competitiveness after car crash
ND House: Nonlethal drone weapons stay legal for law enforcement
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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Midgets top Williston, earn West Region play-in game
Bowman County outlasts Killdeer in Region 7 semifinals
Moody breaks ND Class A career scoring record in DHS win
In sixth man role, DSU's Herbst has been a spark
Zuroff's heave gives Bearcats a comeback win
Port: State of North Dakota buys hotel rooms and bus tickets home for #NoDAPL protesters
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Port: House votes to restrict civil asset forfeiture despite opposition from law enforcement
Port: Anger and insults in the ND House, casino suffers and wind industry targeted
Port: House votes to allow non-lethal weapons on drones after heated debate
Jacob R. "Jake" Renner
Catherine "Katie" (Kessel) Steinke
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
January 18, 2016
Kemp: Oil shock is hurting U.S. economy
LONDON -- Slumping oil and gas prices and a downturn in investment are proving to be major headwinds for the economies of the United States and...
January 18, 2016 - 11:29am
December 26, 2015
Commercial development slows down: Outside businesses more hesitant to enter Dickinson market
The sluggish oil economy has dampened some facets of local industry and has put other prospective new commercial developments on a slower track,...
December 26, 2015 - 9:26pm
Some Dickinson businesses feel a chill with local economy in a state of adjustment, normalization
The wider context of the oil slowdown has changed the business climate of Dickinson, resulting in a chill for some and a more normalized pace for others. Wildcat Pizzeria, formerly located on the northwest side of Dickinson, closed abruptly about two weeks ago after losing a substantial...
December 26, 2015 - 9:24pm
Omdahl: Their Black Friday becomes our Red 2016
GRAND FORKS -- The day of reckoning for Black Friday has arrived and the credit card people want their money. Now we’re in trouble for buying...
December 26, 2015 - 9:03pm
December 25, 2015
Oil Patch city leaders move forward after unexpected crude price declines in 2015
Leaders in western North Dakota's Oil Patch cities say life didn't change as abruptly as many expected it to in 2015 as crude prices bottomed...
December 25, 2015 - 8:52pm
December 22, 2015
Holten: We need a new gold standard
Do you know how much gold there is in the world? There is 170 metric tons. What does that mean? It means that if you melted all of the gold that...
December 22, 2015 - 9:00pm
December 21, 2015
Moody’s: Oil collapse leads to budget shortfalls in U.S. oil states
NEW YORK -- Lower tax revenues because of job losses in energy and related sectors due to the collapse in oil prices will hit budgets of oil-producing states through the remainder of this fiscal year and next, Moody's Investors Service said on Monday.Moody's comments came after Oklahoma...
December 21, 2015 - 1:03pm
December 14, 2015
Wenzel: Sobering trends temper N.D.’s optimism
GRAND FORKS -- Congratulations are in order. North Dakota is the nation’s best-run state, according to the news and opinion website 24/7 Wall Street. That’s quite an achievement, and it’s the fourth consecutive year the honor has been bestowed upon the Roughrider State. Our...
December 14, 2015 - 10:21pm
North Dakota could be headed for recession, group says; Drop in oil prices cited for downturn
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A recent Moody's Analytics report warns North Dakota could be headed for "full-blown recession," but a University of North...
December 14, 2015 - 6:36pm
December 8, 2015
Letter: Rein in Roosevelt library while we still can
It is quite obvious that the Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library continues to be forced along by those who crave its existence. It is a dream of those who desire it and an embarrassment to those who are aware of how the presidential library establishment system really evolves....
December 8, 2015 - 8:01pm
December 4, 2015
North Dakota best-run state again but oil prices offer ‘true test’
BISMARCK – The financial news and opinion website 24/7 Wall St. has named North Dakota as the nation’s best-run state for the fourth consecutive year, but this year’s top ranking comes with a cautionary note. “Despite the rapid growth, North Dakota may be overly reliant on...
December 4, 2015 - 3:33pm
December 2, 2015
ADP: U.S. private sector adds 217,000 jobs in November
NEW YORK -- U.S. private employers added 217,000 jobs in November, above expectations and the most since June, signaling job growth is likely strong enough to support the first Federal Reserve interest rate hike in nearly a decade when policymakers meet later this month, a report...
News/Nation and World
December 2, 2015 - 11:59am
November 18, 2015
ND tax revenues fall $49M short in October; budget office talks about updating forecast
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s tax revenues fell short of projections by nearly $49 million in October, marking the third consecutive month of lower-than-expected collections and prompting the state budget office to discuss updating the forecast given to lawmakers in March. Overall...
November 18, 2015 - 4:54pm
October 27, 2015
Letter: Impact North Dakota jobs had on nation is no joke
Anyone who caught the HBO skit on North Dakota could have found humor in the simplistic, slapstick one-liners, but the overall messaging is not funny. I guess I avoided watching it for a couple weeks because as a North Dakota native, I’ve nearly heard it all when it comes to our...
October 27, 2015 - 5:21pm
October 20, 2015
North Dakota's unemployment rate dropped in September
BISMARCK -- North Dakota experienced a dip in its unemployment rate in September, down 0.3 percent statewide from August. Job Service North Dakota reported Tuesday that the 2.2 percent September rate is unchanged from 2014. The seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate, which takes...
October 20, 2015 - 5:37pm