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Tensions rise at Dakota Access protest as Trump set to take White House
Hundreds from across ND to join Women's March near state Capitol
Cannon Ball residents ask pipeline protesters to leave
Widespread flu reported across ND causing at least one death
UPDATE: Suspect still unidentified as friends, colleagues mourn loss of deputy
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
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'
DHS wrestling flies past Jamestown
Dickinson High boys basketball survives against Bismarck
Demons stifle Midgets' offense
Heart River downs Trinity with last-minute free throws
Lately, late game scenarios a cinch for Blue Hawks
Port: If it’s ok to be concerned about oil workers, it’s ok to be concerned about refugees
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
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
Catherine (Kessel) Steinke
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
October 22, 2016
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
When Rev. Yurri Sas walks into the Ukrainian Cultural Institute at Dickinson, he greets everyone with, "Glory be to Jesus Christ!" Fondly known...
October 22, 2016 - 9:51pm
July 26, 2016
Safety a priority for Highway 85 expansion
WATFORD CITY — A four-lane highway heading south of Watford City is critical for improving safety and promoting economic development for...
July 26, 2016 - 10:08pm
July 25, 2016
Highway 85 four-lane proposal draws mixed responses
BELFIELD—Residents affected by the proposed four-lane expansion of a 62-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 85 between Belfield and Watford City...
July 25, 2016 - 9:11pm
July 21, 2016
Badlands a sensitive subject as plans to widen U.S. 85 emerge
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – The public will be asked for input next week on alternatives for the proposed four-laning of U.S. Highway 85 south of...
July 21, 2016 - 5:12pm
March 7, 2015
Still in the family: Need for dams on their ranch started Baranko Bros.' earth-moving company
It was a dam quandary. Nearing 50 years ago, two brothers wanted a network of stock dams constructed on the family ranch so they could run...
March 7, 2015 - 10:03pm
November 1, 2014
This is Donna’s route: School bus driver to retire after 27 years on the road
FAIRFIELD — Hands at 10-and-2, school bus driver Donna Barnett settles in for the route that crisscrosses Highway 85, deep into Billings County....
November 1, 2014 - 8:03pm
September 29, 2014
Letter: What happened to the buffalo?
What has happened with our buffalo? The American buffalo? Oh, we read and hear about “bison.” Seems to be plenty of them around, but it’s getting rare to read of a buffalo nowadays since some over-educated pinhead discovered that the technical classification in the animal kingdom...
September 29, 2014 - 1:01am
August 23, 2014
Letter: Hindering Billings County fiber-optic project hurts neighbors, residents
In an age when old technology is a disadvantage, it is hard to believe that rural landowners would deny access to a local telephone cooperative for fiber optic installation. To those who are hindering access for Consolidated to move forward with their fiber-optic project north and...
August 23, 2014 - 10:22pm
May 28, 2014
Always darkest before dusk
May 28, 2014 - 11:16pm
April 12, 2014
Welcome to bear country: North Dakota native Hlebechuk hosts ‘Bears’ movie crews at Alaska camp
Getting to see a bear up close and personal in the wild is something few people have experienced. But those who visit Fairfield native Clint...
April 12, 2014 - 10:52pm
March 22, 2014
Local’s journey leads to Four Corners of Fairfield
FAIRFIELD — Western North Dakota has seen dramatic growth and substantial change in recent years. But in certain instances, the more things...
March 22, 2014 - 11:12pm
January 16, 2013
Health Dept., engineers: Oil field waste landfill safe
MEDORA -- A proposed project to construct a giant oil field special waste landfill in Billings County is inching toward the end zone, but Ruth...
January 16, 2013 - 12:00am
January 5, 2013
Oil waste landfill near Fairfield uncontested so far
Billings County could be home to an oil field special waste landfill site that could house a waste pit the equivalent size of about 60 football...
January 5, 2013 - 12:00am
December 9, 2012
Letter: Not asking too much for people to pick up after selves in Oil Patch
It is obviously not breaking news that we have a trash problem in the Oil Patch. Regardless, it is still an increasingly frustrating problem. Is it really that hard for folks to clean up after themselves? I don't aim to point fingers at anybody in particular. My point is that anybody...
December 9, 2012 - 12:00am
October 30, 2012
Letter: North Dakota Measure 5 a lie that just doesn't jive
Measure 5 is a lie! Sure it reads nice. Who isn't for protecting puppies, kittens and horses from abuse? But it would do nothing to help abused animals, rather it is all about making criminals out of animal owners. The measure was written by out-of-state animal rights groups, mainly...
October 30, 2012 - 12:00am