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Dalrymple hints at $100M draw from Bank of ND to balance budget
In targeted heist, bandit stole 1961 championship belt at Roger Maris Museum in Fargo shopping center
Sanders tells supporters to back Clinton
Hiker rescued from national park was climbing off-trail butte
Pet store turnover: WOOFTA to fill gap left by shuttered Zoo Zone Pets
crime and courts
nation and world
Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
Developers plan ethanol plant near Jamestown
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
With largest-ever N.D. wind farm planned, regulator blames coal plant closing on wind power
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Celebrations 'n' Crafts moves to new location
Irsfeld: Where to turn for relief from joint pain, arthritis
Former Vikings WR Jennings retires after 10 seasons
Latest injury pushes offensive tackle Loadholt into retirement
Cubs land closer Chapman from Yankees
Rookie QB Wentz to walk fine line as Eagles camp opens
Murphy: Carson Wentz and the uncertainty inherent in young quarterbacks
Monke: We need more visits like Giancarlo's
Port: Our increasingly Orwellian society
McFeely: Sorry, Chancellor Hagerott, individuals matter
Letter: Election results upset the status quo
Letter: Some North Dakotans welcome EPA rule state officials are fighting
good bad and ugly
Anton "Tony" Kralicek
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
Fort Berthold Indian Reservation
July 19, 2016
Pipeline company puts $1 million for Head Start building on reservation
MANDAREE — A fundraising campaign launched by an oilfield company will enable a Head Start program on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation...
July 19, 2016 - 10:03pm
July 16, 2016
Transfer land only a fraction of what tribes have lost
BISMARCK—Three Affiliated Tribes chairman Mark Fox says the acreage on Lake Sakakawea that is to be transferred back to his people represents...
July 16, 2016 - 10:49pm
June 23, 2016
Tribe to maintain public access to Lake Sakakawea
BISMARCK -- Three Affiliated Tribes Chairman Mark Fox says the public can be assured that current uses will be maintained when 30,000 acres of excess lands taken for construction of Garrison Dam is restored in trust to the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation. The transfer of lands higher...
June 23, 2016 - 5:46pm
June 8, 2016
Toby Keith will be first act at new 4 Bears Event Center in New Town
NEW TOWN -- Officials from the 4 Bears Casino & Lodge in New Town on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation in western North Dakota have announced the first entertainment act at the new $47 million, 4,000-seat Event Center will be country superstar Toby Keith. Keith will perform...
June 8, 2016 - 7:26pm
May 24, 2016
After huge spill, company says it has improved pipeline monitoring
BISMARCK – The company responsible for one of North Dakota’s largest saltwater pipeline spills said Tuesday it now has an automated monitoring...
May 24, 2016 - 8:45pm
May 18, 2016
Tribal members question water quality in response to new Bakken study
NEW TOWN – Some residents of the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation say they want greater monitoring of their drinking water to detect contamination...
May 18, 2016 - 9:06pm
January 22, 2016
Man charged in Fort Berthold shooting
BISMARCK – A man accused of shooting another man in a drug-related incident on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation faces federal charges....
January 22, 2016 - 7:47pm
December 31, 2015
Tribal chairman says no deal yet on oil taxes
BISMARCK -- Three Affiliated Tribes Chairman Mark Fox says there’s no deal for now on a revised oil tax agreement with the state because a new lower tax rate violates the terms. The compact dates to 2007 and provides a one-stop tax for oil companies drilling on the Fort Berthold...
December 31, 2015 - 7:58pm
February 21, 2015
To the rescue: Emergency response personnel fill medical void in Mandaree
MANDAREE — In a way, Mandaree comes out of nowhere, a small turnoff from Highway 22 just inside the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation. For...
February 21, 2015 - 11:08pm
December 23, 2014
Person in custody after body found
MANDAREE — One person is in custody after a body was found in Mandaree on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation in western North Dakota over the weekend, a federal official said Tuesday. Federal Bureau of Investigation spokesman Kyle Loven said law enforcement believes the death...
News/crime and courts
December 23, 2014 - 7:02pm
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 and courts
January 8, 2014 - 4:50pm