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Cattle complex: NDSU is home to one of the best beef cattle research facilities in the nation
UPDATE: Remains of 'construction worker' found in north Dickinson
Hawks, Flickertails and Wooly Mammoths, oh my! Committee members explain some UND nickname choices
Yeast & West: Formally trained chefs find kitchen homes in 3 Dickinson restaurants
Man arrested for terrorizing after 4-hour Grand Forks hotel standoff
crime and courts
nation and world
Landowners wary of huge pipeline project: Hearings upcoming on $3.7 billion, 1,134-mile project
North Dakota rig count stays steady, down 1 this week
Landowners protest proposed Bakken pipeline in Iowa
Iowa investigators looking into prostitutes-for-pipeline claim
Public hearings on Dakota Access Pipeline set; Killdeer to host June 15
Honoring America's veterans: Memorial Day a time to remember a Vietnam War hero
Service to country during wartime: Jim Fisher recalls tour of duty in Vietnam
Dance studio to present recital
Long-Steier plan June wedding
2015 Graduation Edition
Dickinson wins West Region tourney
DSU eliminated from World Series
Taking titles home: Dickinson Trinity track wins 4 titles at state track meet, takes top spots in 3 relays
Blackwell takes second in 300 hurdles
Justice denied to Stark County landowners
Heitkamp: The importance of service — in many ways
Veeder: After miles of backroads, understanding what we're all about
Our View: Congrats to Wilz, grads, Blue Hawks
Letter: Former Dickinson athletes are Division I stars in and out of sports
Mary Margaret Kannenberg
Margaret "Margie" Bandle
Edwin V. Wojahn
June 12, 2013
Rain keeping farmers out of fields
FARGO -- Farmers in northeast North Dakota are swamped from heavy spring rains that are the worst Ron Beneda has seen in his 35 years as Extension...
agriculture / news
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am
Emergency Commission approves nearly $40 million for flood-related costs
BISMARCK -- Record-setting rainfall since mid-May has caused an estimated $7.5 million in damages in North Dakota, the commander of the state's National Guard said Tuesday. Adjutant General Maj. Gen. David Sprynczynatyk, who oversees the Department of Emergency Services and National...
news / north dakota
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am
March 17, 2013
North Dakota oil field is thirsty: 5.4B gallons of water used in 2012
WILLISTON -- The oil industry used at least 5.4 billion gallons of water in North Dakota in 2012, a record high and at least a 75 percent increase...
Energy / news / north dakota / oil / water
March 17, 2013 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
150 acres of wheat lost in fire near Mott; fire crews across southwest ND busy responding
Dry conditions have led to a number of blazes in the region in the past few weeks and much of southwestern North Dakota was under Red Flag warnings Tuesday.
agriculture / local / news
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
June 5, 2012
Memories of mowing, daydreaming in the field
It's just about the time of year when we'd start cutting alfalfa back on the farm. I tend to connect early June and haying season because when I was growing up, school ended about the time June arrived. No sooner had I put down the books than I climbed on a Ford tractor to mow the...
agriculture / columns / opinion
June 5, 2012 - 12:00am
May 26, 2012
East vs West: Gas prices higher in western North Dakota
A 50-cent difference between western and eastern gas prices has residents in the Oil Patch dishing out more money for fuel. "We have all this...
local / news / north dakota / oil
May 26, 2012 - 12:00am
August 16, 2011
ND small grains harvest still well behind average
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- The harvest of small grains in North Dakota remains well behind the average pace despite a week of mostly favorable weather. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop and weather report that about 6 percent of the state's staple crop, spring wheat, is...
agriculture / news
August 16, 2011 - 11:02am
February 2, 2009
3 oil field workers killed in accidents
Three men have died in Wyoming's oil fields over the past month or so. Fremont County Coroner Ed McAuslan says 54-year-old Charles MacLachlan, of Mannford, Okla., died at a drilling rig site north of Shoshoni on Dec. 31. The coroner's report says MacLachlan was crushed by a trailer...
February 2, 2009 - 7:55am
Travel from oil fields impacts Dunn County
DICKINSON - Although the production of oil can impact many different areas within a county, the roads in Dunn County were recently the purpose of a visit by North Dakota Gov. John Hoeven. Hoeven participated in a road tour on June 17 which took him to some of the more concerning...
July 2, 2008 - 12:00am
April 18, 2008
Oil fields need gas pipelines as well
BISMARCK -- Oil is not the only valuable commodity coming out of the increasing number of wells drilled in northwestern North Dakota. Along with crude comes associated natural gas and several other heavy hydrocarbons that are worth big bucks, the state's Pipeline Authority director...
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am