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Poll: ND voters still against same-sex marriage
Trooper on a bus event planned in Dickinson
Where should the money go? Poll: North Dakotans say oil-producing counties not getting enough funds
Tuhy, Oestreich vie for Stark County Sheriff’s office
Experts: Impact of Measure 7 on drug prices hard to predict
Nation & World
Bringing the South to Ray: Arkansas man opens ‘BBQ bus’ in small ND town
Sinking oil prices may curb U.S. output too slowly for Saudis
‘This is (Bakken) Life:’ CNN’s Ling documents women seizing Oil Patch opportunities
Spill reported near Watford City
Whiting's tab for Kodiak dips with oil prices, but risks remain
Veeder: Some gifts just can’t be bought
Omdahl: Committee finds no dog in ballot fight
Letter: How do Measure 5 proponents know what this state will need?
Letter: Measure 5 proponents trying to fool North Dakotans
Letter: Supporters of Measure 5 continue to act unethically
'I'd rather walk': La Ray Ries overcame health issues and age to finish walking the Maah Daah Hey Trail and The Deuce while in his 80s
Solving a murder at St. Mary's convent: New England to present dinner theater
Getting excited about science: DHS robotics team ready for competition
Trinity team building robot for competition
Schorsch and Wandler wed
Virginia G. Goyne
Anna T. Walter
Heiser stakes his used-car claim
Hull: A woman's place
Journeying the Narrow Path
Patrick Hope: Oh my hero, so far away now ...
Jackie Hope: Walking through a horror film
Adventure begins in Badlands
No. 5-ranked Raiders defeat Night Hawks
Hazen answers call, tops Cowboys: Doll rushes for 159 yards, 2 TDs as top-ranked Bison defeat No. 3 Killdeer for Region 4 title
Wentz, Bison handle Sycamores
UND rolls Colorado College for a sweep
Fort Berthold Indian Reservation
September 6, 2014
FOTB: She’s weighing her options in the Bakken: Woman who moved from Tennessee ready to put down roots in Oil Patch
NEW TOWN — Megan English was working at an automotive factory before she came to western North Dakota and more than doubled her hourly wage. The 23-year-old from Kingsport, Tenn., along with her brother and sister-in-law, moved to the Oil Patch in May to make a better life for...
Energy / Bakken
September 6, 2014 - 6:14pm
April 24, 2014
Tribes aim to cut high rate of gas flaring in half
NEW TOWN — Reducing natural gas flaring on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation has more hurdles than the rest of the state, but a tribal task force says flaring can be cut in half within five years. The reservation flares about 48 percent of its natural gas due to a lack of adequate...
Energy / Bakken
April 24, 2014 - 11:18pm
March 14, 2014
Drug trafficking stings result in 24 arrests in northwestern N.D.
BISMARCK – Law enforcement operations targeting drug trafficking rings and other illegal activity in northwestern North Dakota netted two dozen arrests this week, officials announced Friday. Agents with the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation, together with federal...
news / north dakota
March 14, 2014 - 4:54pm
January 8, 2014
Tribal leaders mull smoke-free N.D. casinos, but don’t bet on it
BISMARCK – Tribal leaders are considering a proposal to ban smoking in North Dakota’s Indian casinos, but one tribal chairman said the odds of it happening are slim. Pushing the idea is the Intertribal Tobacco Use Coalition, comprised of tribal tobacco prevention staff from...
news / north dakota
January 8, 2014 - 5:00pm
Man pleads guilty in killing on Spirit Lake Reservation
A Bismarck man pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges of voluntary manslaughter, assault resulting in serious bodily injury and assault with a dangerous weapon stemming from an incident on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation almost a year ago. Orlen Francis Smith Jr., 26, a member of...
news / crime
January 8, 2014 - 4:50pm
November 27, 2013
Suspect sought after attempted bank robbery in New Town
NEW TOWN – Some businesses here went on lockdown today after a man attempted to rob a New Town bank this morning. A suspect entered Lakeside State Bank about 8:35 a.m. today and demanded cash from the teller, New Town Police Chief Arthur Walgren said in a news release. Before...
news / crime
November 27, 2013 - 1:55pm
November 28, 2012
Hunting rifle used in New Town slayings
BISMARCK -- A hunting rifle was used in the homicides that killed a New Town grandmother and three children, according to autopsy reports. Documents from the State Forensic Medical Examiner's Office state that Martha Johnson, 64, and her grandson Ben Schuster, 13, died from gunshot...
November 28, 2012 - 12:00am
July 26, 2012
Murder charge filed in Fort Berthold case
FARGO (AP) -- A 20-year-old man facing a second-degree murder charge in the death of a former Marine from North Dakota appeared in a federal court Wednesday, but was not asked to enter a plea. A preliminary hearing for Waylon Hicks has not been scheduled. Hicks is accused of fatally...
July 26, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Feds looking into death on reservation
BISMARCK (AP) -- The U.S. attorney's office says federal authorities are investigating a death on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation. Thirty-year-old Jeremiah Sage, of Halliday, died Thursday in New Town. U.S. Attorney Timothy Purdon on Tuesday confirmed that the Federal Bureau...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 18, 2012
Limited options exist for Oil Patch domestic violence victims
news / north dakota / oil
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
March 28, 2012
DPG seeking comment for cable update
A telecommunications company plans to upgrade services in rural areas of Billings, McKenzie and Golden Valley counties this year and the Dakota Prairie Grasslands is seeking comments for the proposal. Reservation Telephone Cooperative wants to bring fiber optic cable to 136 rural...
March 28, 2012 - 12:00am