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Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
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
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Midgets volleyball takes care of Saints in four sets
Trinity pulls away from Beulah for sweep
Hazeltine pedigree planned from the start
DSU volleyball tops South Dakota Mines
Reeve: Best team ever for U.S. at Ryder Cup?
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
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James "Jim" Basic
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 7, 2013
Even if House approves, Fargo-Moorhead diversion stuck on funding
FARGO -- If the U.S. House of Representatives joins the Senate in authorizing the Fargo-Moorhead diversion this year, the project could still get lost in the line of more than 1,000 other U.S. Army Corps of Engineers projects OK'd by Congress but still waiting on federal funding. There's...
July 7, 2013 - 12:00am
June 27, 2013
Fargo-Moorhead readies for summer flood
FARGO -- If this keeps up, we'll be trading in our cars for kayaks. Severe thunderstorms drenched the Fargo-Moorhead area and parts of the Red River Valley late Tuesday and early Wednesday, dropping up to 9 inches of rain in spots and flooding roads and basements. The heavy rain...
June 27, 2013 - 12:00am
June 22, 2013
Deluge floods streets, basements in Valley City
VALLEY CITY -- When Renee Whitlock returned home from work late Thursday night, she saw water pooling near her home, but the pit was obscured...
June 22, 2013 - 12:00am
June 20, 2013
No travel advised in Valley City after storm dumps rain
VALLEY CITY -- A deluge of rain -- 4.3 to 6.2 inches -- blasted Valley City and surrounding Barnes County on Thursday evening, and officials advised no travel in the area. Water had risen over numerous roads, making some impassable, said Valley City Police Chief Fred Thompson. "We're...
June 20, 2013 - 10:03pm
Lisbon man drowns after truck is swept off highway
GWINNER - With torrential rain pouring outside, Jim Materi left work from the partially flooded Bobcat plant here just after 7 a.m. Thursday...
June 20, 2013 - 12:13pm
May 31, 2013
Evacuation rescinded for Hebron; Dunn County asks for help spotting washed out roads
HEBRON -- The Morton County town known as "Brick City" watched the Little Knife River closely Friday afternoon after the typically slow, small...
May 31, 2013 - 5:11pm
May 30, 2013
Cavalier officials seek help for sinkhole
CAVALIER -- Officials in Cavalier are seeking state and federal help to repair a section of a major street that collapsed during flooding last week that temporarily forced the city's evacuation. The sinkhole appeared on West Second Avenue North, about 10 feet from a bridge over...
May 30, 2013 - 3:03pm
May 24, 2013
State highways into Cavalier reopened to traffic
CAVALIER -- North Dakota's Transportation Department has reopened two state highways into the Pembina County city of Cavalier, where residents were evacuated earlier this week because of a threatened dam. Officials say Highway 5 and state Highway 18 into Cavalier are now open, as...
May 24, 2013 - 12:51pm
May 20, 2013
Crystal, N.D., residents evacuate in face of flooding
CRYSTAL -- Rising waters in Crystal, a small town in northeast North Dakota, began driving people out of their homes Monday evening. Andrew Kirking, emergency manager for Pembina County, said sheriff's deputies and other emergency workers began helping people leave already flooding...
May 20, 2013 - 8:03pm
May 5, 2013
Fizzled flood forecast won't keep Fargo from relying on National Weather Service
FARGO -- It was a rough couple of weeks for the National Weather Service.
May 5, 2013 - 12:00am
April 30, 2013
Man missing in floodwaters near Minto
MINTO -- Authorities were searching Tuesday for a Walsh County man whose pickup is believed to have been swept away from a water-covered gravel road Monday evening, about 3 miles southwest of Minto. The man has been identified as Gregory Guy Miller, 55, of rural Grafton. "We believe...
April 30, 2013 - 1:40pm
April 29, 2013
Red River's crest drops as flood fight fizzles
FARGO -- The city could be in flood cleanup mode as early as next week as the expected crest of the Red River continues to drop and the flood of 2013 fizzles away. National Weather Service forecasters now predict the river to peak at 35.5 feet on Wednesday, a foot and a half lower...
April 29, 2013 - 10:48pm
April 28, 2013
Southwestern North Dakota flood threat: Very low
Snowmelt, such as that expected to send river waters flooding into eastern North Dakota cities, shouldn't impact the Little Missouri River in...
April 28, 2013 - 12:00am
April 24, 2013
Fargo flood fight may need just 100,000 sandbags
FARGO -- City officials say protecting Fargo from flooding this spring will take 1.3 million fewer sandbags than anticipated earlier this week, as a forecast released Wednesday by the National Weather Service spurred officials to dial back flood protection by 2 to 3 feet. That means...
April 24, 2013 - 9:17pm
April 22, 2013
Fargo ramps up flood fight as Red River rises
FARGO -- The Red River is rising, clay levees are being laid down, and sandbags are ready to be flung into place as preparations for a major flood accelerated Monday. As contractors began dumping clay and erecting 6-foot-tall TrapBags in neighborhoods near the river, forecasters...
April 22, 2013 - 10:48pm