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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
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
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
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
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
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
September 27, 2016
Floods and farms fuel jump in methane emissions
BARCELONA—A sharp increase in methane, a potent greenhouse gas, in the Earth's atmosphere since 2007 is the result of higher emissions...
September 27, 2016 - 8:35pm
Heavy rain, saturated soil set stage for major flooding, but it’s too early to tell for sure
DEVILS LAKE, N.D.—The excess rain this year is one ingredient needed for spring flooding, and as residents wonder if Devils Lake could...
August 27, 2016 - 4:50pm
August 16, 2016
Eight dead in 'unprecedented' Louisiana floods -governor
Eight people have died and 40,000 homes have been affected in the "historic flooding event" that has deluged Louisiana in recent days, Governor...
News/Nation and World
August 16, 2016 - 12:09pm
June 30, 2016
Drayton gets 6-month extension for dike removal deadline
DRAYTON—A federal administrator said Drayton will have more time to remove dikes from land his agency owns in town, and Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., is working on legislation to keep them there permanently.
June 30, 2016 - 4:23pm
June 25, 2016
West Virginia’s worst flooding in a century has killed 23
West Virginia’s worst flooding in a century has killed at least 23 people, and the three most devastated counties will receive federal disaster...
News/Nation and World
June 25, 2016 - 9:56pm
May 4, 2016
Peterson donates $100,000 to hometown ravaged by flood
HOUSTON, Texas -- News of the deadly flood last weekend in his hometown of Palestine, Texas, hit Vikings running back Adrian Peterson hard, and he wants to do what he can to help. Peterson said Wednesday that he will donate $100,000 to flood victims in Palestine, where six died following...
May 4, 2016 - 10:34pm
March 20, 2016
Mott completes third FEMA buyout
MOTT — The Cannonball River flows through the town of Mott. While it is used recreationally for fishing or swimming, it also causes flooding...
March 20, 2016 - 1:50am
March 14, 2016
Decades later, holes drilled in search for oil now flooding land
WILLISTON – A ditch near Williston is flooded with water, but it’s not the result of unseasonably warm weather. It’s a remnant of 1970s...
March 14, 2016 - 11:11am
January 30, 2016
Minot -- with boost in funding -- hopes to accelerate flood protection
MINOT, N.D. -- Milo Schmeichel lived along the Souris River in Minot for 40 years. He’s no longer there as the sometimes confrontational buyout...
January 30, 2016 - 4:22pm
December 16, 2015
Senators: Budget deal could fund F-M diversion
FARGO -- Provisions in a big spending bill that promises to avert a government shutdown are good news for proponents of the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion, according to Sens. John Hoeven, R-N.D., and Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is currently barred from...
December 16, 2015 - 10:42pm
September 2, 2015
General: Fargo-Moorhead diversion is priority for corps
FARGO — Compared to many other projects the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has on its plate nationally, the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion would...
September 2, 2015 - 9:16pm
June 25, 2015
Mahoney tries to refocus attention on diversion
FARGO — “We’re losing focus on some things,” Mayor Tim Mahoney said Thursday at a news conference he held to explain why the city needs the flood diversion six years after planning for the project began. Flanked by business leaders and diversion officials, he invoked the...
June 25, 2015 - 11:28pm
June 6, 2015
Heavy rains causing flood danger in Black HIlls region
RAPID CITY, S.D. -- Heavy rains have been closing roads and causing lowland flooding through western South Dakota and into eastern Montana, according to the National Weather Service in Rapid City. Officials with the South Dakota Department of Transportation closed highways through...
News/Nation and World
June 6, 2015 - 10:56pm
June 5, 2015
State says well sites are ready for flooding
WILLISTON — Oil companies with wells near the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers are ready for flooding that’s projected to occur this weekend, state regulators said Friday. Companies with wells in the most flood-prone areas have either shut down wells or secured...
June 5, 2015 - 2:55pm
June 3, 2015
Flooding may affect oil wells near confluence
WILLISTON — The company responsible for an oil spill last spring into the flooded Yellowstone and Missouri rivers has been ordered to shut...
June 3, 2015 - 11:02pm