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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
Five myths about beer
I chose not to breast-feed. That doesn't make me a bad mom.
Five tried-and-true ways to bring farmhouse style into the 21st century
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In my 20s and 30s, I accepted nearly every wedding invitation; now I RSVP no
Kindred's Brandt wins state pole vault championship
DHS freshman Sabrosky places 8th in triple jump
Midgets top Mandan in pitcher's duel
Chorro qualifies for finals at NAIA meet
DHS softball beats second-seeded Century
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Missionary doctor hopes to inspire lives of significance by stories borne from struggle
Bursack: Dad needs help taking care of Mom but he won't allow it
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April 4, 2017
ND bill would allow elected officials to carry guns to public gatherings
BISMARCK—The North Dakota House voted to allow elected officials to carry guns at public gatherings as long as they maintain firearm proficiency...
April 4, 2017 - 12:15pm
March 30, 2017
SBHE approves policy to authorize gun storage on campuses
BISMARCK — The State Board of Higher Education approved a policy Thursday to allow North Dakota college presidents to authorize individuals to keep firearms in campus residence halls. The policy was drafted in response to House Bill 1279, a proposal to allow individuals to store...
March 30, 2017 - 6:19pm
March 28, 2017
SD legislators uphold governor's veto of permitless firearm bill
PIERRE, S.D.—South Dakota lawmakers failed to override Gov. Dennis Daugaard's veto of a bill that would allow carrying of concealed weapons...
March 28, 2017 - 4:39pm
February 27, 2016
Safety first: Two hunter safety courses offered in Dickinson, same purpose
Dan Brown, a hunter safety instructor, stood in front of a class of 30 or so people, mostly youth, with an AR-17 rifle. As he pointed to part...
February 27, 2016 - 1:53pm
March 2, 2015
Minnesota firearms permits down
ST. PAUL -- Fewer Minnesotans sought, and received, handgun carrying permits last year. Sheriffs reported to the state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension that law enforcement officers issued 41,493 permits in 2014; Minnesotans applied for 43,315. Since licenses were first required...
March 2, 2015 - 8:13pm
Convicted felon sentenced on weapons charge in N.D.
BISMARCK -- A convicted felon serving time in a federal prison in Montana has been sentenced on a firearms charge in North Dakota. U.S. District Judge Daniel Hovland sentenced Samuel Davis Everson III, 48, of Minot on Monday to 15 years, with five years of supervised release,...
News/crime and courts
December 2, 2014 - 10:37pm
November 10, 2014
ND man sentenced for firearms offense
BISMARCK – A Minot man is set to serve seven years in federal prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm, federal prosecutors said Monday. North Dakota U.S. Attorney Timothy Purdon said Brian Lamont Sweeney, 47, was sentenced Friday for being a felon in possession of...
News/crime and courts
November 10, 2014 - 1:05pm
July 16, 2014
Game and Fish guns still missing: Attorney general reviewing audit for possible criminal, civil action
BISMARCK – Eighteen firearms are still missing after a critical audit of the North Dakota Game and Fish Department found the agency hadn’t properly inventoried guns used in its hunter education program for at least eight years, department Director Terry Steinwand told lawmakers...
July 16, 2014 - 4:10pm
July 2, 2014
Target doesn’t welcome guns; stops short of ban
MINNEAPOLIS — Target is “respectfully” requesting gun-owners not to bring firearms into its stores after a series of open-carry demonstrations alarmed some customers. The open display of firearms in its stores “creates an environment that is at odds with the family-friendly...
News/crime and courts
July 2, 2014 - 10:40pm
June 19, 2014
Tracking down firearms: North Dakota Game and Fish Department continues work to comply with audit recommendations
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has collected nearly all of the guns that a recent audit found hadn’t been properly inventoried, but 10 guns are still unaccounted for, a spokesman said Wednesday.
June 19, 2014 - 12:15am
May 2, 2014
What the Smith case taught us: Firearms instructors address issues raised by murder case
FARGO — When Jere Hilland teaches you how to defend yourself, he always preaches using “reasonable force.” “In other words, if someone...
May 2, 2014 - 11:41pm
January 30, 2014
Police looking for missing guns, clothing linked to homicide
MANDAN — Mandan police are asking for the public’s help in locating several missing firearms and clothing linked to a homicide. Officers responding Monday night to a reported death at 904 Poplar St. in Mandan found Alex Lansdon, 28, dead in his home with multiple gunshot wounds,...
News/crime and courts
January 30, 2014 - 10:30pm
July 22, 2013
2 men arrested after Saturday altercation
Two men were arrested on Saturday night following an altercation near Lady J's Catering at 20 Broadway St. East in Dickinson. Brandon Duncan, 24, of Dickinson, was arrested and charged with terrorizing and reckless endangerment, both Class C felonies, after he brandished a firearm...
July 22, 2013 - 3:08pm
May 11, 2013
North Dakota legislation you may have missed
BISMARCK -- Elementary students will get their milk and North Dakotans can still own part of a cow and keep their share of the milk. A week after the state Legislature scrambled to finish up with most of the attention on property taxes, a few things may have been missed during the...
May 11, 2013 - 12:00am
January 24, 2013
Fargo church tells lawmakers about armed guards for its congregation
On any given Sunday, a handful of members of the Bethel Evangelical Free Church in Fargo may be wearing a black shirt and an earpiece -- much...
January 24, 2013 - 12:00am