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Remembering a visionary: ALS Ice Bucket Challenges honor late Doug Jaeger
Ag Briefs: ND bee colonies hit all-time high
Sinner brings House Whip to Air Force base
Police Blotter: Man arrested for huffing chemicals in mall bathroom
KLJ holds hearing for West Dickinson Area study
Nation & World
Honor the Earth rallies at Enbridge offices: Group continues Sandpiper protests
Halliburton sand plant permit tabled
Environmental groups want access to waste draft study
Leaders criticize Canadian Pacific: Heitkamp, Cramer raise concerns over ND rail shipment delays
Natural gas pipeline would serve CHS fertilizer plant
Letter: An open letter to pastors and ministers of state’s churches
Letter: Oil activity isn’t destroying western North Dakota’s beauty
Other Views: Too few acres in state parks
Letter: Sinner right man to represent North Dakota
Letter: Amendment would give North Dakota new state parks
Tigirlily to perform Thursday at Alive@5
Kathryn "Kay" Dvirnak
Arnold J. Olheiser
Michelle Lee Tashman-West
Betty Jo Todd
Grainger opens store without a building
Journeying the Narrow Path
Patrick Hope: A Link to the other game
Johnson: Back to school at DHS
Jackie Hope: Best time of the year
Influx of inexperience: Dickinson enters season with a wealth of underclassmen, few returners
Midgets ready to play Valley City
Titans, Cowboys meet for rival showdown
Lantz leads Midgets at Turtle Mountain Invite
Fort Berthold Indian Reservation
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