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'We have a problem': Hundreds rally in Fargo calling for reforms to curb gun violence
Students, community members take to state Capitol to demand gun reform
'People need to listen to us': Demonstrators gather around the US to protest gun violence
Trump may expel Russian diplomats in response to poisoning in Britain, officials say
Students demand action against gun violence in nation's capital, saying 'enough is enough'
crime and courts
nation and world
The benefits of Bt corn: Study finds GMO reduces crop damage in nearby fields
When dreams change, embrace and encourage
Hoping for the best: Early moisture will hopefully help drought
Stocks tumble in biggest weekly decline since 2016
'Looks lame anyway': Elon Musk just deleted Facebook pages of Tesla, SpaceX - on a dare.
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
How to prevent powdery mildew in garden
How to turn gift plants into long-term houseplants
A barber tried for years to cut an autistic boy's hair. Then they had a breakthrough.
No, the pope did not convince Stephen Hawking to believe in God on his deathbed
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
Simmons leads Sixers past Wolves, 120-108
Injuries to Phil Hughes, Zack Granite complicate Twins' plans
Wild sign 7-year-old Amare Hanson to one-day contract as a part of Make-A-Wish
Northern State falls to Ferris State in NCAA D2 title game
Loyola crushes Kansas State to reach Final Four
Commentary: I was fired, but an FBI career is worth it
Hard to differentiate between rally or improvement
Commentary: How do we make a safe school setting?
Commentary: What if millennials get politically active?
Are you kind when you disagree with someone?
Peter N. Schulz
Clarence W. Hartman
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
Tilted Tulip, many things for many people
New clothing store opens in Bowman
Dickinson 4-H and FFA chapters continue to prepare students
Viola LaFontaine leads Mott-Regent schools, set to retire at the end of the year
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
July 7, 2017
Burgum taps former MN transportation commissioner to lead NDDOT
BISMARCK—The former head of the Minnesota Department of Transportation will take on the same role in North Dakota, Gov. Doug Burgum announced...
July 7, 2017 - 10:53am
May 5, 2017
NDDOT director retiring
BISMARCK — Department of Transportation Director Grant Levi is retiring at the end of the month, a release from Gov. Doug Burgum’s office...
May 5, 2017 - 3:49pm
October 28, 2016
State Avenue bridge project very close to completion
Motorists will finally have an easier way to get from the north side of Dickinson to the south side thanks to the State Avenue bridge project...
October 28, 2016 - 5:28pm
Better with a bypass: Killdeer opens new Highway 22 truck bypass west of city
KILLDEER—Sandy Schaefer grew up in Killdeer. She remembers the times where walking across Central Avenue, which also happens to be a portion...
September 28, 2016 - 7:26pm
July 21, 2016
Economic slowdown means road project savings but also less gas tax revenue for N.D.
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Department of Transportation has saved about $80 million through lower bids for road projects this year, but the...
July 21, 2016 - 3:11pm
November 12, 2015
North Dakota begins issuing new license plate
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s first new license plate in more than 20 years will soon hit the streets. The state Department of Transportation...
November 12, 2015 - 12:22pm
February 4, 2015
DOT partners with PSC, stakeholders on ND rail plan
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Transportation will work with the state Public Service Commission and Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute in updating a rail plan covering North Dakota. “The current rail plan was completed in 2007 and with all the changes that...
February 4, 2015 - 11:08pm
December 30, 2014
Patrols, lighting to increase on Highway 85 corridor
ALEXANDER, N.D. -- Road safety reviews and increased law enforcement patrols are underway now and into February on the U.S. Highway 85 corridor, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation. Despite $300 million worth of improvements to the highway with bypasses...
December 30, 2014 - 3:51pm
September 25, 2014
DOT head: Progress being made on Oil Patch roads
Update: An earlier version of this story incorrectly characterized NDDOT Director Grant Levi’s hopes for the legislative session. He hopes...
September 25, 2014 - 4:50pm
July 4, 2014
NDDOT urges caution on roads over Fourth of July weekend
With one of the country’s busiest and booziest holidays ahead, the North Dakota Department of Transportation is reminding motorists to drive safely this July 4 weekend Construction around Dickinson and the state could cause delays in travel, and drivers should allow for extra time...
July 4, 2014 - 12:21am
January 10, 2014
Transportation Dept. appoints liaison to work in western N.D.
BISMARCK -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple and North Dakota Department of Transportation Director Grant Levi have appointed a liaison for western North Dakota transportation development. Dave Leftwich, a Bismarck resident who recently retired from the Transportation Department, will work...
January 10, 2014 - 4:29pm
May 22, 2013
ND Gov. names new director of DOT
BISMARCK -- North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple today appointed Grant Levi as executive director of the state's Department of Transportation. Levi had been serving as the interim executive director since November 2012, when he was appointed to temporarily fill the position following...
May 22, 2013 - 12:10pm
April 13, 2010
Roads have it rough
Transportation companies hauling heavier loads have some concerned about what that means to road upkeep and costs. This was among issues to arise...
April 13, 2010 - 12:00am