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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
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
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
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
April 9, 2008
Two area fires are extinguished Monday
DICINSON - The Stark County Sheriff's Department reported Tuesday morning that a controlled fire at a residence near Gladstone on Monday not only violated the county wide burn ban, which was instated last Tuesday, but it also got out of hand. According to the report, Johanne Vinson...
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am