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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Dubnyk makes 38 saves in Wild win over Sabres
MURPHY: Vikings' Zimmer needs to get off stuffed kittens, onto Bears
Timberwolves' free agency waiting game already working out
Vikings have no fear over Bradford's bad play
UND hopes to reach the top of the Big Sky this season
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
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
April 25, 2016
ND school cancels Monday classes after fire damages part of building
INKSTER, N.D. – Midway Public School is canceled Monday after a fire damaged part of the building Saturday afternoon. Volunteers are needed...
April 25, 2016 - 11:42am
April 5, 2016
Firefighters put out 400-acre blaze north of Beulah
BEULAH -- Stoked by 25- to 30-mile-per-hour winds, a 400-acre grass fire was put out by firefighers of five fire departments who battled the blaze north of Beulah on Sunday. Beulah Fire Chief Eli Schumann said the hot spots from the weekend fire were all out Monday morning. No one...
April 5, 2016 - 7:39pm
Firefighters put out 400-acre blaze north of Beulah
BEULAH -- Stoked by 25- to 30-mph winds, a 400-acre grass fire was put out by firefighers of five fire departments who battled the blaze north of Beulah on Sunday. Beulah Fire Chief Eli Schumann said the hot spots from the weekend fire were all out Monday morning. No one was injured,...
April 5, 2016 - 5:53pm
March 29, 2016
Field fire burns approximately 100 acres near Richardton
RICHARDTON -- A cigarette is believed to have started a field fire outside of Richardton on Monday afternoon, according to Richardton Fire Protection...
March 29, 2016 - 10:48am
March 14, 2016
Police Blotter: Individual sought after fleeing from stolen vehicle
The Dickinson Police Department is looking for an individual who fled from a stolen vehicle during a traffic stop either Saturday night or early...
News/crime and courts
March 14, 2016 - 10:14pm
March 11, 2016
Local counties instate burn bans early due to dry winter
With relatively dry conditions this winter, the chance for a fire getting out of control are unusually high. This has prompted some counties to either install or retain burn bans throughout the winter that restrict open burning activity. This includes Morton County, which declared...
March 11, 2016 - 10:31pm
March 8, 2016
Fire claims barn, livestock near Larimore
LARIMORE, N.D. -- A barn fire in northeast North Dakota claimed two horses and two sheep Tuesday morning. The barn about five miles north of Larimore was consumed by flames when about a dozen firefighters from Larimore Volunteer Fire Department arrived on the scene shortly before...
March 8, 2016 - 3:27pm
January 18, 2016
Fire destroys house west of New England
NEW ENGLAND -- A fire burnt a house to the ground Saturday outside of New England. The New England Fire Department responded to the location, which Fire Chief Joe Kathrein said was a mile west of the town. Kathrein said his department was notified of the fire around 1:15 p.m., though...
January 18, 2016 - 5:49pm
January 15, 2016
Man arrested for starting Dickinson house fire
A Dickinson man is facing felony charges in connection to a Thursday morning house fire. Dickinson Police originally arrested Matthew Fridley,...
January 15, 2016 - 4:46pm
January 14, 2016
Fire department responds to Dickinson house
A house fire filled a house at 17 Ninth Street East, near the corner of Sims Street, in Dickinson with billowing smoke and prompted a general...
January 14, 2016 - 12:51pm
January 11, 2016
Ice house catches fire outside Dickinson
An ice house on some property on the 3400 block of 114th Avenue Southwest reportedly burned down Friday evening, causing a roughly $2,500 loss.A 22-year-old Dickinson man was arrested on both a city and a Stark County warrant at the Sierra Ridge apartment complex around 1:30 a.m....
January 11, 2016 - 7:49pm
December 31, 2015
Blaze hits Dubai skyscraper, New Year's fireworks proceed nearby
DUBAI - Fire engulfed a 63-storey skyscraper in Dubai on Thursday night, but with the block evacuated and only minor injuries reported authorities...
News/Nation and World
December 31, 2015 - 4:08pm
December 30, 2015
Dog saves owner in close call with fire: Man loses belongings in fire at rural Warsaw farmstead
WARSAW, N.D.--Matt Ebertowski's family credits the family's dog, a pitbull-coonhound mix named Lady, plus an assist from above, with saving his...
December 30, 2015 - 8:21pm
December 29, 2015
Police Blotter: Costly hit-and-run reported at Wal-Mart
Police are looking at security footage to try to determine a suspect in a hit-and-run in the Wal-Mart parking lot Monday morning that dealt $2,500 in damage to a vehicle. A woman reported to police Monday that $200 was fraudulently charged to her credit card, with the charge originating...
December 29, 2015 - 10:52pm
December 25, 2015
North Dakota fire deaths in 2015 to be below average
FARGO — Fire fatalities in North Dakota are headed for a three-year low. Hoping to prevent deadly blazes as the year winds down, fire marshals in both states are reminding residents to be careful in the kitchen. “Cooking has been and continues to be one of our No. 1 causes of...
December 25, 2015 - 8:55pm