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Police Blotter: Bismarck woman injured in rollover near Taylor
Dickinson man who shot companion may receive pretrial diversion
Two Williston hotels closing their doors
Dickinson man pleads not guilty to intent to deliver drugs near school
Men approaching cars at Jamestown area rest stops
crime and courts
nation and world
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Port: Burgum says Obama blocking Dakota Access Pipeline could spark recession
Looking for your first credit card? Here’s how you choose
Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Titans volleyball rolling in early part of Region 7 schedule
Pressure has increased on Ryder Cup captains
Ryder Cup neighborhood gets no-pedestrian zone in Chaska
Palmer's last course he had under construction in Minnesota
Blue Hawks golf in 6th at NSAA meet
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
good bad and ugly
Roderick "Rick" Wilhelm
Regina M. Bruha
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
July 6, 2016
Police Blotter: Dickinson resident receives ominous note
- A Dickinson resident reported to police on Tuesday that someone had left fireworks and note that said “I hope this note isn’t too loud...
July 6, 2016 - 10:48pm
July 5, 2016
N.D. boy loses finger in fireworks accident
FARGO — A Casselton boy playing with a firecracker lost a finger over the weekend, according to the Cass County Sheriff's Department. The boy was lighting the firecracker on a driveway about 6 p.m. Sunday, July 3, when it exploded in his right hand, severing a finger, said department...
July 5, 2016 - 10:45pm
July 2, 2016
Fireworks-caused grass fire burns nearly three acres of land Saturday night near Patterson Lake
A grass fire caused by a Roman candle firework burned up to three acres of land Saturday night on a residential property near Patterson Lake. The fire started around 9 p.m. near the entrance to Water’s Edge Drive and drew a large group of first responders, including the Dickinson...
July 2, 2016 - 11:57pm
July 1, 2016
Dickinson fireworks stands prepare for Fourth of July weekend shoppers
With the state's nine-day fireworks sales season open for nearly a week now, local vendors say they're hoping for a booming holiday weekend....
July 1, 2016 - 10:42pm
Keeping pets safe during the Fourth of July
Fireworks will illuminate the sky on Monday night. People will stand outside and watch excitedly to see the bursts of color ignite the sky. For...
July 1, 2016 - 10:38pm
June 28, 2016
Fireworks start car on fire on Interstate 29 in Fargo
FARGO — Two Fargo teenagers who had just purchased a batch of fireworks escaped with their lives, but one was injured, Monday evening, June 27, after a spark ignited the fireworks and set the car they were riding in ablaze. The incident happened about 8:30 p.m. on Interstate 29...
June 28, 2016 - 9:50pm
May 2, 2016
Firework explodes in 23-year-old man's hand in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS -- A 23-year-old man was injured when a firework went off in his hand early Saturday in downtown Grand Forks, police say. Police responded to the call a little after 3 a.m. Saturday, Lt. Derik Zimmel said. As the man was trying to light a fuse to set off about a 2-inch...
May 2, 2016 - 4:07pm
December 31, 2015
Blaze hits Dubai skyscraper, New Year's fireworks proceed nearby
DUBAI - Fire engulfed a 63-storey skyscraper in Dubai on Thursday night, but with the block evacuated and only minor injuries reported authorities...
News/Nation and World
December 31, 2015 - 4:08pm
December 26, 2015
Fireworks on sale for New Year’s Eve blast off
BISMARCK — With the rush of Christmas behind, many holiday merrymakers will bring a bang to New Year’s Eve celebrations with fireworks. Sales of the devices began Saturday and continue through midnight Friday. They can be discharged from 5 p.m. New Year’s Eve to 1 a.m. New Year’s...
December 26, 2015 - 8:49pm
July 8, 2015
Four shoot pistols in air while fireworks explode
WILLISTON — Four people spent part of the holiday weekend behind bars for allegedly firing rounds into the air and at a highway as the city’s fireworks display exploded in the background. Krissy Sistrunk, Aaron Newman, Alexandra Mullen and Daniel Barton were caught on video firing...
July 8, 2015 - 11:32pm
July 7, 2015
Fort Yates man killed by fireworks shell
FORT YATES, N.D. -- A Fort Yates man died early Saturday morning after being struck in the stomach by artillery shell-style fireworks. Family members of Preston Village Center, 31, confirmed that the incident occurred early in the morning on the Fourth of July. Gwen Village...
July 7, 2015 - 11:09am
July 2, 2015
Police Blotter: Woman faces criminal trespass and theft charge
A Dickinson woman made an initial appearance Wednesday on two charges including criminal trespass and theft of property, both Class C felonies. Kayla Marie Brunmeier, born 1996, faces the charges after she unlawfully entered a Stark County dwelling and allegedly stole a safe containing...
News/crime and courts
July 2, 2015 - 12:09am
June 25, 2015
Fireworks sales begin Saturday
As Fourth of July festivities grow near, fireworks retailers across the state are raising their stands and filling their shelves with all manner...
June 25, 2015 - 11:36pm
July 10, 2014
After the 4th: Community cleans up after Independence Day fireworks
Fourth of July fireworks are all fun and games — until it’s time to clean up. Leftover debris has been reported all over the city, from...
July 10, 2014 - 10:28pm
July 7, 2014
Man dies after firework hits him in face
WILLISTON - A 35-year-old Oregon man died after a firework struck him in the face early Saturday morning, according to the Williams County Sheriff’s Office. Det. Caleb Fry said detectives were called between midnight and 1 a.m. and found Michael Cottrell deceased. “I believe...
July 7, 2014 - 3:27pm