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Teachers in West Virginia strike in push for better wages, closing all public schools
Higher ed board tweaks chancellor evaluation process
'No reason' for inaction: Minn., N.D. leaders add to gun debate
Jury finds defendants in Bowman County homicide case guilty on all charges
Prayer walk marks anniversary of Dakota Access protest camp closure
crime and courts
nation and world
Thank teachers for mastering the art of making a lasting impact
Oneok announces new gas processing plant for Bakken core
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
Spud industry going on offensive, think 'performance vegetable'
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
Commentary: Why do we understand so little about breast-feeding?
Mushrooms are turning up in coffee, chocolate, even beauty 'dusts.' How come?
Hearty onion and mushroom tart perfect for meatless meals
Billy Graham, charismatic evangelist with worldwide following, dies at 99
Super semifinal set: Riders win opener, advance to play GF Central
Killdeer completes run to state: Cowboys outlast Bowman County, win Region 7 Championship
Blue Hawks defense dismisses Dakota State
Second quarter push carries Hettinger-Scranton over Heart River
Grand Forks Central dominates Dickinson
Commentary: Trump’s call to arm teachers is kind of dumb
McFeely: They are teachers, not gunslingers
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
Commentary: Heitkamp’s union allies canceled meeting with Cramer on the day he announced Senate campaign
How wine tastings transport you
Mary S. Zander
Luciel (Bares) Kreitinger
Supporting Denny McNamara
Donald & Angela
Guild Mortgage serves local community
Synthetic ice, twice as nice!: Belfield’s skating rink enriches community
A good year, a good meal: Burly’s Roughrider serves steaks and smiles
South Heart school addition finishes up
South Heart elementary principal is committed to her students
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
January 31, 2014
Keystone pipeline will not affect Canada oil sands growth, report says
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration's tricky final decision on the Keystone XL oil pipeline is several months away, guaranteeing that the project dividing many Democratic voters will be an issue in the midterm elections that could determine control of the U.S.
January 31, 2014 - 2:39pm
November 28, 2013
Will laws-by-petition turn ND into California? Recent run of ballot initiatives concerning to some
FARGO — North Dakota’s bulging budget surplus produced in part by the oil bonanza has sparked interest in ballot drives for spending initiatives or tax cuts. North Dakotans have never been bashful about taking their concerns to voters in the form of ballot measures, whether by...
November 28, 2013 - 8:31pm
May 29, 2013
Rep. Michele Bachmann says she won't run for re-election
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Eight is enough. That is the message tea party darling and Republican U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann of Minnesota delivered Wednesday...
May 29, 2013 - 10:08am
April 20, 2012
What must Medora residents do to vote in city elections?
Attention Medora residents: By the time you read this article, you will have less than 12 hours to be eligible to vote for city elections. Medora is the only city in North Dakota that requires its residents to register. If they don't register, they don't vote - no way around it. Voter...
April 20, 2012 - 12:00am
April 13, 2012
4 seek to fill Dickinson City Commission seats
With today left to turn in petitions to run for office, three incumbents and one former Dickinson City commissioner are eying four commission...
April 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2011
Belfield, Golva, New England school board election results in
Three area school districts announced the winners of the school board elections held Tuesday. Belfield, Golva and New England officials said the elections were well attended and anticipate another great school year. Belfield had two open seats, one at large and one rural. Incumbent...
June 15, 2011 - 12:00am
February 10, 2011
House gives small-town polling places a boost
BISMARCK (AP) -- Rebelling against North Dakota's trend toward voting by mail, the state House voted Wednesday to order counties to open a polling place in each city with more than 200 people for every statewide election. Critics of the proposal said it intruded into the authority...
February 10, 2011 - 12:00am
June 20, 2010
Contributions to city candidates vary
The majority of area political candidates claimed no campaign contributions prior to the June 9 election, with the highest claimed contribution coming in at $3,000. The North Dakota Secretary of State's Office requires any campaign contribution made from Jan.
June 20, 2010 - 12:00am
June 11, 2010
Dunn County measures pass
Dunn County will now have a larger county commission, its people will continue voting at-large and the commission will soon decide who to appoint for the two additional positions. Andy Schmidt and Ray Kadrmas of Dunn County petitioned to get the question of increasing the commission...
June 11, 2010 - 12:00am
June 10, 2010
No problems at the polls
Tuesday's election ran smoothly with good voter turnout, area county officials said Wednesday. "Every time I talked to them (at the precincts) they said it was steady," said Alice Schulz, Stark County auditor. "It just took a little longer, because with a primary you have all the...
June 10, 2010 - 12:00am
June 6, 2010
Polls open at 8 a.m. Tuesday
The primary election is Tuesday and Stark County voting centers are open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., said Kay Haag, Stark County deputy auditor. Vote centers are in Dickinson at the Days Hotel, the Armory and Lady J's Catering; Belfield City Hall; Richardton American Legion. Early voting...
June 6, 2010 - 12:00am
June 4, 2010
Some races lack candidates
Some area voters may see blank spots on their Tuesday ballots, as numerous towns have positions lacking candidates, including several park positions with no one running for the spots. Belfield, New England, Gladstone, Golva, Dodge and Halliday all have vacant park board and district...
June 4, 2010 - 12:00am
May 30, 2010
7 vye for Dunn County Commission seats
Amid increased oil activity in Dunn County, seven people are running for two at-large positions on the Dunn County Commission, with several wanting to focus on infrastructure improvements. A primary election will be held June 8 to decide who of Cliff Ferebee -- an incumbent, Donna...
May 30, 2010 - 12:00am
May 29, 2010
8 area counties to elect sheriffs
Eight southwest counties will be electing a sheriff on June 8 and five of those counties' candidates are contested. In Stark County, incumbent Sheriff Clarence Tuhy of Dickinson is running against Ray Becker of Richardton. "Personally, I think the citizens of Stark County deserve...
May 29, 2010 - 12:00am
May 19, 2010
Candidates talk issues
Area residents gathered at Dickinson City Hall Tuesday evening to attend the City Commission Candidate Forum. Rod Landblom, Klayton Oltmanns, Bernie Marsh and Shirley Dukart are vying for two positions on the City Commission. Questions were submitted by the public and the candidates...
May 19, 2010 - 12:00am