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Police Blotter: Dickinson man arrested for resisting arrest
Flu numbers on the rise, health officials encourage people to get vaccinated and be aware of symptoms
ND bills aim to promote trust in elected officials
Senate approves first Cabinet members, Mattis and Kelly
It's now President Trump, vowing 'America First' in nationalist speech
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Manziel claims sobriety, wants another chance with NFL
DHS wrestling flies past Jamestown
Dickinson High boys basketball survives against Bismarck
Demons stifle Midgets' offense
Heart River downs Trinity with last-minute free throws
Port: Rep. Cramer says he expects Trump to approve Dakota Access Pipeline by next week
Port: He was a terrible president
Port: If it’s ok to be concerned about oil workers, it’s ok to be concerned about refugees
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
Catherine (Kessel) Steinke
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
January 9, 2017
Gladstone firefighters move into new fire hall
The Gladstone firefighters have moved their trucks and equipment into the new fire hall, and are enjoying the amenities of a new kitchen, offices and bathrooms. Gladstone Fire Chief Joe Wanner credited the firefighters who volunteered their skills to finish the inside construction,...
January 9, 2017 - 11:34am
September 10, 2016
15 years later, emergency responders recall watching brothers in uniform rushing into World Trade Center to save lives after 9/11 attacks
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — Dennis Olson was numb as he watched the fireballs explode, monstrous clouds of ash chasing screaming crowds down the...
September 10, 2016 - 5:53pm
September 9, 2016
Area firefighters humbled by 9/11 Memorial Climb
BISMARCK—Gypsy Fouts used a simple phrase to describe how she felt after climbing 19 flights of stairs at the state Capitol building six...
September 9, 2016 - 6:55pm
June 29, 2016
Northern Black Hills fire only 5 percent contained
SPEARFISH, S.D.—About 470 firefighters from Alaska to Michigan are fighting a pesky fire in the northwestern Black Hills near Spearfish...
News/Nation and World
June 29, 2016 - 6:01pm
March 2, 2016
Letter: Thank you to firefighters’ tributes to husband
To all firefighters, Words cannot express the gratitude and pride I felt seeing my husband honored last Thursday, Feb. 25. Levi was shown the utmost respect by literally every fire department from Dickinson to Golva in such a powerful way. I’m thankful for the amazing processional...
March 2, 2016 - 10:42pm
Letter: Tribute to son touching
Words cannot begin to convey how thankful we are for your expressions of love and sympathy. Your prayers, phone calls, messages, cards and gifts of food, etc. are so very much appreciated. The honor given to our son/brother by you firefighters has touched our hearts and blessed us...
March 2, 2016 - 10:40pm
December 29, 2015
Federal funds could help local emergency response departments
WASHINGTON -- Local fire departments and emergency medical services face a Jan. 15 deadline to apply for federal grants for operations and safety improvements. The Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program, administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency...
December 29, 2015 - 3:44pm
September 11, 2015
ND firefighters climb stairs in honor of 9/11
BISMARCK –- About 100 firefighters from across the state participated in the first North Dakota 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb on Friday at the...
September 11, 2015 - 10:35pm
April 22, 2015
Firefighters attend crude oil by rail emergency response training in Colorado
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Railroad disasters involving Bakken crude oil from North Dakota are much like opening a can of highly carbonated soda, but...
April 22, 2015 - 6:07pm
June 4, 2014
Fargo airport creates own fire force: Air Guard loss means loss of firefighters
FARGO — For years, Hector International Airport has been protected by firefighting crews from the North Dakota Air National Guard base. That...
June 4, 2014 - 12:26am
May 19, 2014
Our View: First responders deserve thanks
This past weekend was beautiful. People were out and about doing all the things weather had basically prevented North Dakotans from doing for the past six months. Some were walking their dogs, others were fishing and many took to the streets for a run. Meanwhile, others were running...
May 19, 2014 - 6:04pm
May 9, 2014
Firefighters prepare for the worst
Each day, some 600 oil-tanker cars pass through Crookston, Minn., on their way west to North Dakota’s Oil Patch, and, even though their tanks...
May 9, 2014 - 11:41pm
April 20, 2014
Rural firefighters contain grass fire north of Dickinson
The Dickinson Rural Fire Department spent most of Easter Sunday afternoon battling a grass fire north of Dickinson. Chief Andy Paulson said...
April 20, 2014 - 7:41pm
February 19, 2014
Tioga firefighters to get training in Texas
TIOGA – Six volunteer firefighters from Tioga will attend specialized training in Texas to prepare for oilfield incidents thanks to a donation from Hess Corp. Company representatives presented a $22,000 check Wednesday to the Tioga Fire Department to cover the costs to attend...
February 19, 2014 - 5:16pm
July 3, 2013
Dickinson fire chief: Response times matter
Only a few hours after Dickinson Fire Chief Bob Sivak addressed the Dickinson City Commission on Monday explaining the importance of response times did Dickinson Rural Fire Chief Andy Paulson and his crew get called out to a structure fire in rural Dickinson. While the exact cause...
July 3, 2013 - 12:00am