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Oil industry workers split between Trump and Clinton
Piepkorn renewing his attacks on refugee settlement earning rebuke from Strand
Police Blotter: Minnesota man arrested for simple assault
Decker sentenced to prison time in continuous sexual abuse of a child case
DSU chemistry lab professor recovers after explosion, college examines emergency protocol
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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
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
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
Watford City to host triple header concert
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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
December 22, 2015
Donations for Grand Forks Somali coffee house exceed expectations
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- More than $21,500 has been raised through an online fundraising account set up by a Colorado woman to benefit owners of a Somali coffee house in Grand Forks that was damaged in a fire set intentionally Dec. 8. The amount of money raised on behalf of the Juba Coffee...
December 22, 2015 - 6:00am
December 9, 2015
Police Blotter: Boy charged with marijuana possession at Hagen Junior High School
A 14-year-old boy was charged with possession of marijuana and ingestion of marijuana at Hagen Junior High School around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday. He was referred to juvenile court. A suspect reported Tuesday evening that her 2010 white Honda Accord sedan had been missing since Monday....
December 9, 2015 - 7:54pm
November 14, 2015
Though the Jessen Building is still closed to residents, life goes on after the fire
Almost two months have passed since a fire ripped through the residential second floor of the Jessen Building in downtown Dickinson and considerable...
November 14, 2015 - 9:02pm
November 3, 2015
Watford City teen dies of smoke inhalation trying to save neighbor’s property in garage fire
WATFORD CITY — The Watford City teenager who died last week in a fire was trying to save his neighbor’s garage from burning before he succumbed to smoke and fumes, his father said Tuesday. “The sheriff told me ‘Your son died honorably; he tried to be brave and do the honorable...
November 3, 2015 - 7:02pm
November 2, 2015
Man facing charges in Devils Lake Hardee’s fire
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. -- A Devils Lake man is facing felony arson and burglary charges in connection with an Oct. 25 fire that destroyed the Hardee’s Restaurant in Devils Lake. Michael Ott, 24, was placed in the Lake Region Law Enforcement Center jail Friday in lieu of $250,000...
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November 2, 2015 - 11:27am
October 26, 2015
Fire destroys Hardee’s in Devils Lake
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. -- A fire early Sunday destroyed a Hardee’s restaurant in Devils Lake. "Unfortunately it's considered a total loss," Chief Jim Moe of the Devils Lake Fire Department said. Devils Lake firefighters got a call about 3 a.m. reporting thick smoke billowing...
October 26, 2015 - 3:37pm
October 23, 2015
Little damage reported in oil site fire
The Stark County Sheriff’s Office responded to a mechanical fire on an oil site owned by Whiting Oil & Gas Corp. Thursday around 6 p.m. on the 3400 block of Highway 85 North in Belfield. According to reports, there was a back load, which caused oil to leak. Deputies...
October 23, 2015 - 11:15pm
October 12, 2015
High winds fan flames at grain elevator fire
GRANDIN — High winds were threatening to spread a fire that ravaged a grain elevator Monday in Grandin, forcing the evacuation of nearby homes. Cass...
October 12, 2015 - 11:15pm
Homes evacuated in Grandin as high winds fan elevator fire
GRANDIN, N.D. – High winds were threatening to spread a fire that ravaged a grain elevator Monday in Grandin, forcing the evacuation of nearby...
October 12, 2015 - 5:07pm
Fire forces evacuation on Standing Rock Reservation
WAKPALA, S.D. -- A 1,000-acre fire was reported to be burning out of control on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation near Wakpala, a day after...
October 12, 2015 - 4:30pm
September 24, 2015
North Dakota woman burned in house fire
GILBY, N.D. -- A woman sustained serious injuries in an overnight house fire near Gilby in Grand Forks County. Robyn Brusegaard of Gilby was transported to Altru Hospital in Grand Forks after the fire, which was reported about 1:30 a.m., and then transported by air ambulance to...
September 24, 2015 - 5:12pm
September 23, 2015
Cigarettes caused downtown building fire; firefighters who rescued woman, child identified
Cigarettes started the fire that displaced the tenants of four apartments Tuesday night in a downtown Dickinson building. The fire originated...
September 23, 2015 - 6:01pm
Police Blotter: Fire reignites after controlled burn days earlier
A grass fire burned two sheds to the ground on some property on the 300 block of 20th Street Southeast near Dickinson around 10:50 a.m. Tuesday. The fire was believed to be reignited by remaining embers from a controlled burn conducted on the property Saturday. The property...
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September 23, 2015 - 5:55pm
Video: Woman, child rescued from fire in downtown Dickinson
Dickinson firefighters rescued a woman and her infant child from the second floor of the Jessen Building on Tuesday night in downtown Dickinson...
September 23, 2015 - 12:15am
September 22, 2015
South Dakota family, believed killed by house fire, died of shotgun wounds
PLATTE, S.D. -- Authorities believe a Platte family whose home burned to the ground last week died from shotgun wounds. Scott and Nicole...
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September 22, 2015 - 12:18am