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Israel's Shimon Peres, 93, dies in Tel Aviv
Clinton seeks to keep Trump on defensive after debate
Obama power plant rules face key test in U.S. court
Chelsea Clinton coming to Fargo for fundraiser
Bismarck murder trial delayed until January
crime and courts
nation and world
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Port: Burgum says Obama blocking Dakota Access Pipeline could spark recession
Looking for your first credit card? Here’s how you choose
Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Midgets volleyball takes care of Saints in four sets
Trinity pulls away from Beulah for sweep
Hazeltine pedigree planned from the start
DSU volleyball tops South Dakota Mines
Reeve: Best team ever for U.S. at Ryder Cup?
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
good bad and ugly
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
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
January 21, 2014
4 killed as explosions rip through plants IN 2 states
OMAHA, Neb. -- Explosions in two U.S. states, one at an animal feed plant in Nebraska and another at a steel plant in Oklahoma, killed at least four people and injured almost a dozen on Monday, authorities said. An explosion and fire flattened part of an animal feed plant in Omaha,...
January 21, 2014 - 12:22pm
January 2, 2014
Body found in ruins of Minneapolis apartment building
By Marino Eccher St. Paul Pioneer Press MINNEAPOLIS — A day and a half after an explosion and fire gutted a Minneapolis apartment building,...
January 2, 2014 - 10:21pm