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Investigators pinpoint cause of fuel tank fire in West Fargo, company says
First of DAPL deer poaching cases resolved
Blotter: Items reportedly stolen from construction site
Medora man charged with felony aggravated assault
White nationalist 'shocked' by Fargo Republican group's vote to kick him out
crime and courts
nation and world
Thank teachers for mastering the art of making a lasting impact
Oneok announces new gas processing plant for Bakken core
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
Spud industry going on offensive, think 'performance vegetable'
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
Everyone take a deep breath. Your Instant Pot pressure cooker has not been recalled.
This man's brain tumor was so big that it 'sat like a head on top of another head'
Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
Commentary: Why do we understand so little about breast-feeding?
Mushrooms are turning up in coffee, chocolate, even beauty 'dusts.' How come?
Dickinson girls skate away from Grand Forks
DHS boys drop consolation game to Bismarck High
Midgets gymnastics adds second three-peat in program history
Titans steamroll on senior night: Trinity uses defense in energized effort over Killdeer, earn first round bye
Central blanks Red River, advances to state high school hockey title game
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Commentary: Trump’s call to arm teachers is kind of dumb
McFeely: They are teachers, not gunslingers
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
Commentary: Heitkamp’s union allies canceled meeting with Cramer on the day he announced Senate campaign
Marvin M. "Marv" Morel
Ronald J. "Ron" Heidt
Anton "Tony" Dvorak
Supporting Denny McNamara
Donald & Angela
Guild Mortgage serves local community
Synthetic ice, twice as nice!: Belfield’s skating rink enriches community
A good year, a good meal: Burly’s Roughrider serves steaks and smiles
South Heart school addition finishes up
South Heart elementary principal is committed to her students
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
January 5, 2018
Extremely cold temperatures make fighting blazes difficult
LANGDON, N.D.—A Thursday night fire destroyed a 115-year-old building that contained the Langdon General Store, marking the third major...
January 5, 2018 - 10:31pm
January 2, 2018
Fatal fires took a toll on N.D., Minn. families in 2017
FARGO — In February, a fire at a home in Carrington, N.D., took the lives of three children. To much of the world, it was a sad news story....
January 2, 2018 - 6:13am
December 7, 2017
Fire, fear stretch across southern California as wildfires roar from Ventura to San Diego
CARPINTERIA, Calif. - Fire continued to tear across southern California on Thursday, surrounding communities and shrouding much of the region...
December 7, 2017 - 8:56pm
Extraordinary footage shows man rescuing rabbit as California fires burn
Images and video from the latest widespread wildfires in California paint the picture of a flaming hellscape where all hope is lost. One small...
December 7, 2017 - 6:44am
December 6, 2017
Local officials ask people to be mindful when burning outdoors
While we may be months removed from one of the driest summers in recent memory, local officials are asking people to be mindful when burning trash and other items outdoors. Denise Brew, emergency manager for Dunn County, said the county follows the fire danger rating every day. If...
December 6, 2017 - 6:51pm
October 18, 2017
Red Flag fire weather warning issued for portions of ND, Minnesota
The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for most of North Dakota and a portion of northwest Minnesota. The warning was issued...
October 18, 2017 - 10:22am
October 10, 2017
'The Night America Burned': The deadliest - and most overlooked - fire in U.S. history
On the morning of Sunday, Oct. 8, 1871, the citizens of Peshtigo, a Wisconsin lumber town up a dirt road from Green Bay, went to church and prayed...
October 10, 2017 - 7:45pm
July 21, 2017
Theodore Roosevelt National Park fires 90 percent contained
MEDORA, N.D. -- Two fires in Theodore Roosevelt National Park’s South Unit are 90 percent contained, and all trails have reopened. A crew...
July 21, 2017 - 9:59pm
July 19, 2017
Fires in South Unit of TRNP 50 percent contained
THEODORE ROOSEVELT NATIONAL PARK—Two fires burning in Theodore Roosevelt National Park are 50 percent contained, officials said late Wednesday. The Jones Creek and Halliday Wells fires, both in the park's South Unit, were started by lightning. Both fires have had minimal activity...
July 19, 2017 - 8:31pm
October 11, 2015
Cannon Ball church burns as high winds spark fires across region
In Cannon Ball, on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in Sioux County, a fire burned the Congregational Church and other areas around the village,...
October 11, 2015 - 8:37pm
August 25, 2015
Hot weather, high winds could worsen fire conditions in the Pacific Northwest
SEATTLE — Dozens of wildfires, including the largest on record in Washington state, roared through parts of the bone-dry West on Monday with unusually warm weather and a return of high winds expected to heighten fire risk in the Pacific Northwest later this week. This fire season...
August 25, 2015 - 4:44pm
April 20, 2015
Morton County issues total burn ban
MANDAN -- Morton County officials on Monday declared a total burn ban for the county due to continued dry and windy conditions that expect to keep the state’s Fire Danger Index in the high, very high, extreme or red-flag warning categories. The only allowed exceptions are the...
April 20, 2015 - 3:28pm
May 13, 2014
‘Check before you burn:' Officials urge residents to look at index before using pits
It may not be camping weather just yet — give it a few more degrees — but the Dickinson Fire Department is already reminding residents to...
May 13, 2014 - 10:37pm
February 21, 2014
No more fireworks sales in city limits: 2011 amendment didn’t curb illegal use in Dickinson
If the Dickinson Fire Department has its way, firework sales within city limits will be prohibited with adoption of the 2012 International Fire Code. The International Fire Code does not allow for the sale of fireworks within city limits and Dickinson didn’t either, until the adoption...
February 21, 2014 - 11:17pm
February 19, 2014
Police charge protesters in Ukraine’s bloodiest day: At least 21 people dead, many by gunshot
KIEV, Ukraine — Ukrainian riot police charged protesters occupying a central Kiev square early on Wednesday after the bloodiest day since the...
February 19, 2014 - 12:10am