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House approves new oil tax formula; debate centered on short-term stability vs. long-term loss
NDSU crop breeder to tour Asia
Wimmer and Mahoney: The best of allies, the best of rivals
State representative hospitalized for possible ‘minor stroke’
Man pleads not guilty to manufacturing meth in hotel room
crime and courts
nation and world
Dalrymple signs bill to enhance pipeline safety
‘Ducks’ and oil: No need to fear US crude supply deluge
US proposes higher royalty rates for drilling federal land
Oil company sued for racial discrimination in North Dakota
Oil turns higher, rallies to 2015 high on Yemen conflict
Veeder: Giving the farm the Martha Stewart treatment
Hope: Flawless victory
Love means... well, it's hard to say: Dickinson State to present 'Love Song'
Best Friends hosts Chocolate Affair with additional twist
Showcasing a love for chocolate
Minnesota blanks St. Louis
Midgets look for another state tourney appearance
Former Bison WR walks on basketball team
Schaper wins in Billings: ND bull rider claims second career BFTS victory
Sullivan: The influence of outside agitators
Letter: Thanks to good Samaritan for putting out fire
Letter: Republicans’ oil tax rate proposal a good deal
Other Views: Schneider did great work for North Dakota
Omdahl: Becoming a nation of political spectators
Vivian Teresa Johnson Skaug
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
June 1, 2012
Minot Moves On: Frustration and hope; A year after Souris flooding emotions are mixed in Minot
MINOT -- For Dan and Cindy Griffith, the stress of dealing with the Souris River flood is worse now than when the raging river forced more than...
news / north dakota
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
May 18, 2012
A dozen homes to be left in Mott flood zone; 9 houses need removed by June 1
About a dozen homes will be left in the flood zone along Cannonball River in Mott when the buyout ends in 60 days. The Cannonball River poured over its banks and flooded Mott and other portions of Hettinger County in the spring of 2009. That year, nine severely flooded homes near...
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
February 16, 2012
New use for slightly-used FEMA home: Dunn Co. sheriff wants trailers for deputies
MANNING -- Due to a severe lack of housing, the Dunn County Sheriff's Department is tempted to put deputies into homes formerly used by the Federal...
news / oil
February 16, 2012 - 12:00am
June 30, 2011
FEMA's No. 2: 'This is gonna be a long process'
MINOT -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency's No. 2 official, Richard Serino, toured flooded areas in the Souris River valley Wednesday, pledging afterwards his agency's commitment to the region's recovery. "This is gonna be a long process," he said. "This is not gonna be a...
June 30, 2011 - 12:00am
June 27, 2011
ND Gov. Dalrymple invites president to tour flooded areas
BISMARCK -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple has invited President Barack Obama to tour the flood devastation in North Dakota. Dalrymple spoke on the phone with the president Monday afternoon and thanked him for the presidential disaster declaration, Dalrymple spokeswoman Jody Link said. Dalrymple...
June 27, 2011 - 4:59pm
February 10, 2010
Power back at all homes
Three weeks to the day after a winter storm knocked out power to thousands of North Dakota residents, electricity to all those affected has been restored as of Tuesday afternoon. After heavy ice buildup and high winds downed thousands of power lines, electric cooperatives now estimate...
local / news
February 10, 2010 - 12:00am
August 7, 2009
Limited tornado payback to some
In an announcement by Dickinson City Commission members Wednesday evening, several area agencies will not see federal reimbursement for damage and cleanup costs from a July 8 tornado. Some agencies' bills are minimal and others are facing bills in the ballpark of $400,000 and $90,000...
local / news
August 7, 2009 - 12:00am
August 2, 2009
Distributing donations on hold
Much money was donated to help victims of a July 8 tornado but citizens who need it haven't gotten it yet as officials want to make sure the money is distributed fairly. Pastor Steve Tangen, chairmann of the recently established Stark County Unmet Needs Committee, said funds are...
local / news
August 2, 2009 - 12:00am
July 23, 2009
2 to 3 years to rebuild
It may take two to three years to get Dickinson's housing back on its feet following a July 8 tornado, a city official said Wednesday. Dickinson Commission President Dennis Johnson, along with Gov. John Hoeven and other state, local and federal officials, briefed the media Wednesday...
local / news
July 23, 2009 - 12:00am
July 8, 2009
20 register for disaster assistance in Stark County
Flood recovery continues in North Dakota, as disaster aid continues to be delivered to state, local and tribal governments and to individuals affected by the storms and floods this spring and summer. To date, federal grants and disaster loans total $53.9 million, and disaster-affected...
local / news
July 8, 2009 - 12:00am