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Kevin Cramer quiet on Senate intentions, lags Heitkamp in fundraising
'A clean, straight-up place': Workforce lodging near Dickinson open for business again
Sod house on the prairie: Hunter man's mother was girl in iconic homestead photo
Fargo woman, boyfriend charged with burglarizing former stepfather's house in Minot
UPDATE: ND tax commissioner arrested for DUI
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Here is the most popular fast-food chain in Minnesota, North Dakota
What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Camo for a cause: A benefit for veterans
Celebrating German culture; St. Joseph's to serve German dinner
Artist prepares for upcoming show
UCI to honor Martha Namyniuk
Connecting people with services
Vikings' Anthony Barr: 'By no means was I trying to take out Aaron Rodgers'
Vikings' Barr fined, but not for Rodgers hit
Packers officially place QB Aaron Rodgers on injured reserve
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Sacramento State comes to UND more potent than a year ago
Vikings QB Case Keenum to start again with Sam Bradford hurt, Stefon Diggs also out
Commentary: UND spent over $16,000 on consulting in athletics department which produced no written reports
Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness
Commentary: Sen. Heidi Heitkamp raised more money from Goldman Sachs employees than North Dakotans
Fargo Feminist: 'Me too' but what about 'us too?'
Commentary: Video: Anti-oil zealots shut down public hearing on Line Three Pipeline
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Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
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Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
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