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Police arrest alleged burglar in hour long chase, search
Grand Forks group performs at disability pride parade with heavy heart
Researcgers sample ND coal for rare elements
Man set off firework in downtown Grand Forks bar, police say
What is your home worth? Realtors and appraiser dispel 6 myths
crime and courts
nation and world
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
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
Kahne records first NASCAR Cup Series win since 2014
Latavius Murray, Dalvin Cook vie to replace Adrian Peterson at RB
Kim wins Marathon Classic by four shots
Twins reliever Matt Belisle, on a quiet roll, makes no excuses for 'volatility'
Late-inning flurry carries Tigers past Twins
Veeder: This rugged, imperfect place
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
Pinke Post: The best yes volunteer and county fair experience
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
Stanley Orin Oberg
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
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...
News/Nation and World
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...
News/crime and courts
February 19, 2014 - 12:10am
September 21, 2012
Thousands of acres burn near Mandaree; another fire ablaze near Grassy Butte this afternoon
Firefighters are on-scene of fires that are burning thousands of acres across western North Dakota this afternoon. The "Little Swallow Fire"...
September 21, 2012 - 5:24pm
March 22, 2012
Warm, dry conditions start wildfire season
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) -- Although warmer weather is being embraced by many snow-accustomed residents in the Plains and Upper Midwest, the unseasonably dry conditions have turned the region's vast grasslands into a tinderbox. Wildfires have already scorched thousands of acres, destroyed...
March 22, 2012 - 12:00am
November 25, 2010
Keeping Thanksgiving Day safe and fire free
An estimated 2,000 Thanksgiving Day fires occur each year in homes across the country. An estimated average of five deaths, 25 injuries and $21 million in property loss occur each year as the result of those fires, according to the U.S. Fire Administration. "We all think of Thanksgiving...
November 25, 2010 - 12:00am
November 2, 2009
Suspicious fires start in Bowman
Preston Rehm's dog woke up early Saturday morning to be let out. Usually he sleeps through the night but it's a good thing he got antsy and woke the residents. Rehm says maybe "Chico" heard something associated with a suspicious fire that destroyed his garage, a couple of vehicles...
November 2, 2009 - 12:00am
January 25, 2009
Latest in series of Pa. fires claims 15 homes
The latest in a string of suspicious fires in this Philadelphia suburb tore through a block of row houses, damaging 15 homes, leaving several...
January 25, 2009 - 8:01pm
August 7, 2008
Fire departments respond to multiple fires
DICKINSON - The Dickinson Volunteer Fire Department reportedly responded to two unrelated fires on Wednesday. Chief Bob Sivak said the department received the first call at about 7:26 a.m. to a fire in an Arizona man's vehicle. Freddie Minor's vehicle had ignited in the Arby's parking...
August 7, 2008 - 12:00am
April 26, 2008
Dickinson man is arrested in connection with three vehicle fires
DICKINSON - The Dickinson Police Department arrested a Dickinson man late Friday afternoon in connection with an incident on Saturday, April 12, when three vehicles were damaged by fire. Lt. Rick Shirey said Sonny V. Wanner, 30, was arrested at a relative's residence. He faces a...
April 26, 2008 - 12:00am