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West Nile cases confirmed in LaMoure, Barnes counties
U.S. Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
Hedderich's building in downtown Williston burns for second time in 2 weeks
Mott to lose National Guard unit; final formation planned for Saturday
Body of boater missing since June recovered
crime and courts
nation and world
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
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
Stroh takes 14th in saddle bronc riding at National High School Finals Rodeo
Vikings put Latavius Murray on PUP list, Sharrif Floyd on non-football injury list
Twins finalize trade with Braves for Jaime Garcia
Reinforcements have Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano excited for season
Vikings' backup quarterback Case Keenum relishes extra reps
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Port: Over 94 percent of Heidi Heitkamp’s second quarter fundraising came from outside ND
Column: Drought, an old foe, returns in strength
Veeder: This rugged, imperfect place
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Robert Leroy Lowenstein
Stanley Orin Oberg
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
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
July 12, 2017
FEMA declares major disaster aid for northeast ND for spring flooding
BISMARCK -- A presidential disaster declaration has been issued for the 10 North Dakota counties and Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Reservation...
July 12, 2017 - 5:25pm
February 23, 2017
Northeast ND preparing for flood; officials urge buying insurance
DRAYTON, N.D.—U.S. Sens. John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp met with local leaders and federal officials Thursday afternoon in Drayton to address...
February 23, 2017 - 10:47pm
February 1, 2017
Group calls for U.S. flood insurance revamp as program deadline nears
A U.S. flood insurance program that is drowning in billions of dollars in debt can be modernized to bolster its finances while curbing the public's...
February 1, 2017 - 9:59am
June 30, 2016
Drayton gets 6-month extension for dike removal deadline
DRAYTON—A federal administrator said Drayton will have more time to remove dikes from land his agency owns in town, and Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., is working on legislation to keep them there permanently.
June 30, 2016 - 4:23pm
June 29, 2016
ND receives funds to bolster border security, prepare for possible terrorism
WASHINGTON -- If money helps, North Dakota will be a bit safer in the future. U.S. Sens. John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp announced Wednesday that North Dakota will receive $7.4 million in Federal Emergency Management funding to bolster security on the northern border with Canada, put...
June 29, 2016 - 11:43pm
March 20, 2016
Mott completes third FEMA buyout
MOTT — The Cannonball River flows through the town of Mott. While it is used recreationally for fishing or swimming, it also causes flooding...
March 20, 2016 - 1:50am
December 29, 2015
Federal funds could help local emergency response departments
WASHINGTON -- Local fire departments and emergency medical services face a Jan. 15 deadline to apply for federal grants for operations and safety improvements. The Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program, administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency...
December 29, 2015 - 3:44pm
March 25, 2015
FEMA accepting applications for performance grants
WASHINGTON - The Federal Emergency Management Agency is now accepting applications for its Emergency Management Performance Grant program, including $3.1 million in North Dakota. The EMPG program provides funds to state, local and tribal governments to prepare for all hazards,...
March 25, 2015 - 7:35pm
January 26, 2015
FEMA twice denied federal aid for August storm that battered Dunn Co.
MANNING -- Dunn County and three other North Dakota counties must pay for damages from summer storms themselves after the federal government...
January 26, 2015 - 7:48pm
December 1, 2014
New FEMA rule could hike cost of new Fargo homes
FARGO – Homebuilders here are watching the Federal Emergency Management Agency closely for a decision expected in the next month or so that they say could bump up the cost of area housing. The agency is raising the estimated level of a once-every-100-year flood by a foot on...
December 1, 2014 - 11:02am
September 6, 2014
Oil boom, flood recovery boost Minot housing demand
MINOT — Dennis Roerick remembers it as the worst Father’s Day of his life. It was June 19, 2011, when he and his wife, JoAnn, heard warnings...
September 6, 2014 - 7:20pm
September 3, 2014
Waiting for help: Dunn County to submit disaster declaration paperwork
Dunn County officials have until today to submit their paperwork to the state in efforts to get a federal disaster declaration, the emergency...
September 3, 2014 - 10:31pm
August 20, 2014
Dunn County commissioners discuss floods
MANNING — Dunn County moved into long-term damage control mode Wednesday, formally declaring a disaster state from weekend flooding and discussing FEMA assistance. If the Federal Emergency Management Agency gets involved, it will cover 75 percent of the costs. The state traditionally...
August 20, 2014 - 10:57pm
June 26, 2014
FEMA official gives flood insurance tips
From Stark County to the Red River Valley, the threat of flooding continues to loom statewide. For city and county officials, as well as engineers, navigating federal flood insurance can be confusing, said Federal Emergency Management Agency natural hazards specialist Tom Birney. Representatives...
June 26, 2014 - 5:10pm
December 11, 2013
Last FEMA trailers in Minot on their way out
The Associated Press MINOT — The last handful of Federal Emergency Management Agency mobile homes brought to Minot following historic Souris River flooding two years ago are on their way out of the city. FEMA made more than 2,000 of the homes available to residents displaced...
December 11, 2013 - 6:26pm