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From around the world, beautiful artwork with inspirational messages sent to domestic violence victims
Devils Lake considers 'caregiver units' to help those needing medical care
Police shootings echo through criminology classrooms
How will it end? Experts weigh in on possible outcomes of Dakota Access Pipeline protest
Facebook developing artificial intelligence to flag offensive live videos
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
Big stage, big performance for UND
NELSON: Experience counts, ask Richmond
KOLPACK: Tough guy Stumpf is playing at an all-American level
SCHNEPF: Cinderella San Diego unable to 'shock the world' against NDSU
No. 2-ranked Aggies put clamps on Titans
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
Esther E. Will
Lesa D. Saunders-Dicus
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
faces of the boom
June 14, 2014
FOTB: New mayor in town: Williston’s new leader Klug foresees ‘a better place’
WILLISTON — The next mayor of this oil boomtown says there’s still work to do to catch up with the city’s dramatic growth. But he sees...
June 14, 2014 - 10:57pm
June 7, 2014
FOTB: Going home from school: Renovated school provides affordable housing for Williston senior citizens
WILLISTON — Shirley Trogstad’s new home is her former junior high study hall room. The Williston woman is one of the first tenants of Lutheran...
June 7, 2014 - 11:53pm
May 31, 2014
FOTB: In McKenzie Co., emergencies require double duty
WATFORD CITY — In her first three weeks on the job, the new McKenzie County emergency manager visited the National Weather Service, held a...
May 31, 2014 - 8:05pm
May 18, 2014
FOTB: Priced out of her home: Rising rental prices in Williston forces woman to move back in with family
WILLISTON — At 31, Michelle Thomas is back living at home, but it’s not by choice. The Williston woman was forced to move in with her grandmother...
May 18, 2014 - 12:22am
May 10, 2014
Faces of the Boom: Stuck but surviving: Williston trailer park residents feel pinched
WILLISTON — Six months after the lot rent at their trailer park more than doubled, Jerry and Noreen Sergent say they’re surviving, but not...
May 10, 2014 - 11:37pm
April 26, 2014
Faces of the Boom: Louisiana living, Bakken business give woman ‘the best of both worlds’
WILLISTON — When Tiffany Smith made the decision to leave North Dakota and return to Louisiana, she didn’t want to leave her job. The graphic...
April 26, 2014 - 11:31pm
April 19, 2014
FOTB: How convenient: Mom-and-pop store aims to keep small-town feel
By Amy Dalrymple Forum News Service ALEXANDER — Life can get hectic in the Oil Patch, but the town of Alexander has a new business where...
April 19, 2014 - 10:51pm
April 12, 2014
FOTB: Baseball is back: Ray adding activities with rising enrollment
RAY — The high school here has a baseball team for the first time since the 1970s, supported by a growing school enrollment and a “baseball...
April 12, 2014 - 10:32pm
April 5, 2014
FOTB: Getting attached: Family from Washington state grows on North Dakota
POWERS LAKE — When Carolynn Robinson and her husband moved from Washington state to North Dakota to work in the oilfields, they thought it...
April 5, 2014 - 11:50pm
March 29, 2014
Faces of the Boom: Making history: Dominican native proud to have played a part of boom’s beginnings
WILLISTON — Willy Amparo became part of North Dakota’s oil boom by accident. While thousands of people now move to the state each year looking...
March 29, 2014 - 6:31pm
March 22, 2014
Faces of the Boom: State’s biggest indoor rec center a big draw for young recruits
WILLISTON — Shawn Egge didn’t expect to return to his hometown of Williston after he graduated from college in Missouri. But the town he...
March 22, 2014 - 7:32pm
March 15, 2014
The Bakken headhunter: Oil industry recruiter trys to lure in families
WILLISTON — Pat Bertagnolli’s official job is to recruit oilfield workers, but unofficially he’s a headhunter for Bakken communities. The...
March 15, 2014 - 11:02pm
March 8, 2014
FOTB: ‘Stand up for it no matter what:’ Connection to land drives tribal member’s activism on energy
MANDAREE — Testifying before a legislative committee, holding a picket sign and posting to a blog are not things that come naturally to Theodora...
March 8, 2014 - 6:30pm
March 2, 2014
Faces of the camp: Money’s good, sacrifices great for crew camp workers in Oil Patch
WILLISTON — Six weeks at a time, employees of a crew camp here work long shifts away from their families, supporting oil workers out in the...
March 2, 2014 - 12:52am
February 22, 2014
FOTB: Home away from home: Nurses from Philippines helping plug holes in Oil Patch health care
MINOT — Filipino nurse Lucy Meg Quinit thought she and her family would miss home more as they adjust to a new life in North Dakota. But Quinit...
February 22, 2014 - 11:57pm