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State Avenue to close for drifting snow, Snow emergency suspended
Trump seeks another retired general for top administration job
Trump inauguration protest groups demand access to Washington sites
ND budget outlines need for cuts, priorities, Dalrymple says
Pope warns media over 'sin' of spreading fake news, smearing politicians
crime and courts
nation and world
EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
Protesters, police engaged in standoff at creek between camp and pipeline construction area
Standing Rock chairman applauds Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
Bulldogs boys basketball stressing defense to take next step
NCAA puts a stop to NDSU 'Thunderstruck" intro video for playoffs
Goedert having 'dream' season for South Dakota State
NDSU's Werner not opposed to playing North Dakota twice in one season
As Wild road trip wears on, Graovac accustomed to suitcase living
OMDAHL: Does North Dakota need two parties?
Port: Standing Rock's 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
Commentary: True or false, Trump's tweets beat the media at its own game
Barbara Rose Secrest
Audrey J. Cline
John R. Metz
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
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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
March 12, 2014
Mechanical failure to blame for ethanol plant fire
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — Investigators determined that a mechanical failure caused a fire and explosion Monday afternoon at an ethanol plant in Fergus Falls. A hydraulic pump that controls the damper in the dryer building of the Green Plains Renewable Energy plant failed Monday afternoon,...
March 12, 2014 - 7:40pm
February 11, 2014
Explosion lights up sky near Tioga; no injuries reported
TIOGA – A natural gas pipeline that ruptured south of Tioga caused an explosion and fire that lit up the sky Monday evening but no injuries were reported. When the Tioga Fire Department received a report of the explosion sometime after 8:30 p.m. Monday, the orange glow south...
February 11, 2014 - 6:19pm