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Obama says Trump should keep Russia sanctions separate from nuclear talks
U.S. sues student loan giant Navient, says it 'failed' borrowers
ND man accused of firing shots, threatening police with sidewalk ice scraper faces 14 charges
Army Corps to begin environmental study of Dakota Access Pipeline
Nearly 17,000 gallons of produced water spills near Portal, ND
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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
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'
5 Ways to Ensure Your Small Business is In Lending Shape in 2017
Scoreboard of January 17, 2017
Wolves reportedly testing interest in Rubio
Big third quarter lifts Night Hawks past Titans
Saints hold off Midgets girls basketball
DHS boys hockey secures win at Jamestown
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
Jacobs: NDSU's Bresciani notes 'unusual' ND media environment in application for Ohio job
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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 29, 2016
Three years later, federal investigation of ND oil train blast coming to an end
CASSELTON, N.D. — It's been three years since a train derailment near here triggered an explosion that sent a massive fireball into the...
December 29, 2016 - 6:48pm
December 20, 2016
Explosion levels Mexican fireworks market, at least 29 die
MEXICO CITY -- A massive, multicolored explosion decimated a fireworks market outside the Mexican capital on Tuesday, leaving it a charred wasteland...
News/Nation and World
December 20, 2016 - 10:51pm
October 24, 2016
DSU chemistry lab professor recovers after explosion, college examines emergency protocol
Earlier this month a small explosion shook the Dickinson State University community. The campus is regaining normalcy without one of their own...
October 24, 2016 - 8:56pm
October 5, 2016
DSU professor recovering after Tuesday’s small explosion in chemistry lab
Students at Dickinson State University were back to an unceremonious Wednesday, 24 hours after Murphy Hall was evacuated and a faculty member...
October 5, 2016 - 5:59pm
August 11, 2016
Seven missing, dozens injured in Maryland explosion, fire
• WASHINGTON - Federal explosives experts are helping investigate an explosion and fire that tore through an apartment building in a Washington...
News/Nation and World
August 11, 2016 - 12:05pm
December 9, 2015
Police release video of Somali restaurant arson suspect, witness heard 'tiny explosion'
GRAND FORKS -- Newly released video evidence and interviews with witnesses have shed more light on possible arson that occurred Tuesday morning at a Somali restaurant in Grand Forks. Grand Forks Police released an 11-second video taken from Juba Coffee House and Restaurant, showing...
December 9, 2015 - 10:50pm
July 8, 2015
Four shoot pistols in air while fireworks explode
WILLISTON — Four people spent part of the holiday weekend behind bars for allegedly firing rounds into the air and at a highway as the city’s fireworks display exploded in the background. Krissy Sistrunk, Aaron Newman, Alexandra Mullen and Daniel Barton were caught on video firing...
July 8, 2015 - 11:32pm
April 11, 2015
BNSF: Federal law may shielded us from civil lawsuits
FARGO —BNSF Railway, owner of an oil tanker train that derailed near Casselton and exploded in 2013, says that federal law may shield it from a civil lawsuit filed last month by the train’s engineer. Any injuries suffered by the engineer, Bryan Thompson of Fargo, “are the result...
April 11, 2015 - 9:21pm
March 30, 2015
Police: Source of explosion-like sound heard Sunday in Dickinson remains unknown
The source of a loud, explosion-like sound heard throughout west Dickinson at about 4:30 p.m. Sunday has yet to be explained or identified, Dickinson Police Capt. David Wilkie said Monday. Wilkie said officers searched for signs of an explosion, but could not find anything. “We...
March 30, 2015 - 11:29am
March 26, 2015
Explosion leads to building collapse in New York City, 12 injured
NEW YORK - Twelve people were injured, four of them critically, when an apartment building collapsed and burst into flames on Thursday in New...
March 26, 2015 - 5:46pm
March 8, 2015
Oil waste disposal site explodes near Alexander
ALEXANDER — An explosion and fire at an oil and gas waste disposal site north of Alexander burned through the very early morning hours...
March 8, 2015 - 6:12pm
December 29, 2014
Looking back on the fiery blast that changed the state's oil business
CASSELTON — Tim McLean was fixing a truck on his farm when his pager beeped to summon him to duty as a volunteer firefighter. As McLean...
December 29, 2014 - 8:58pm
October 2, 2014
Company, city believe fertilizer facility no need for concern
GRAND FORKS — The $1.85 billion nitrogen fertilizer plant planned on the north edge of Grand Forks is expected to bring significant economic growth — but it will also bring possible risks. City and company officials said they’re preparing now to address those concerns. When...
October 2, 2014 - 10:47pm
July 23, 2014
Federal officials investigate explosion: Cleanup in Williston could take weeks
WILLISTON — After Tuesday’s fire at an oil industry company, federal officials were on the ground doing air sampling and monitoring, and...
July 23, 2014 - 11:13pm
June 11, 2014
Workers safe after explosions, fire rock Montana wood-products plant
Explosions and a fire engulfed a Montana wood-products plant owned by Plum Creek Timber Co. on Tuesday but all workers were accounted for and no injuries were reported, an emergency official said. Dozens of fire crews were battling flames at the facility in the northwest Montana...
June 11, 2014 - 10:57am