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Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
Drones involved in two pipeline protest criminal cases
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Letter: Measure 4 doesn't have enough specifics
Eric Ross Abraham
Kenneth "Ken" Gerving
Anne Short Johnson
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
September 28, 2013
6 specialty crop grants awarded in N.D.
BISMARCK -- North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has awarded six grants totaling about $435,000 to promote the development of specialty crops. Goehring says the money can be used to help expand production and sales of specialty crops such as fruits and vegetables.
September 28, 2013 - 8:30pm
July 3, 2013
Grants to fight crime can't pay for more officers
WATFORD CITY -- Oil Patch law enforcement will have access to $16.6 million in grants to fight crime in rapidly growing communities, but the...
July 3, 2013 - 12:00am
July 2, 2013
School grant applications being accepted
BISMARCK -- Public school districts in oil- and gas-producing counties can now apply for infrastructure grants through July 16. The Energy Impact Office of the North Dakota Department of Trust Lands announced Tuesday it will take grant applications from schools with projects needing...
July 2, 2013 - 8:43pm
June 27, 2013
$71M approved for Oil Patch communities; Killdeer, South Heart to get millions
BISMARCK -- Twenty Oil Patch communities will receive $71 million in energy impact grants for assistance with water-related projects. Grants approved Thursday by the Board of University and School Lands include: - $5 million to expand Crosby's water supply and wastewater treatment...
June 27, 2013 - 5:31pm
Senate backs early childhood education grants
BISMARCK -- Parents may be able to send their children to school earlier than kindergarten after a Senate vote Tuesday that runs counter to a committee recommendation. Senate Bill 2229 passed through the chamber with a 35-12 vote. The bill would appropriate $4.6 million to the...
February 27, 2013 - 12:00am
July 21, 2012
Housing Incentive Fund limit within sight
The North Dakota Housing Finance Agency gave almost $5.46 million to eight projects in the last round of grants, and money from the $15 million Housing Incentive Fund could soon run out, officials said earlier this week. Seven projects applied for HIF for the June 30 round.
July 21, 2012 - 12:00am
March 11, 2012
$8.4M in grants awarded to 131 tribes; $162K to ND sites
More than $162,000 in grants that will be used to preserve Native American historical and cultural sites in North Dakota has never been more important, officials said. "There is so much more traffic (from an oil boom in western North Dakota)," said Scott Davis, North Dakota Indian...
March 11, 2012 - 12:00am
December 9, 2011
$2M in grants approved for oil-impacted townships
BISMARCK -- State officials approved $2 million worth of grants for oil-impacted townships Thursday and began discussing how $60 million in additional impact grants will be distributed. The Board of University and School Lands approved 60 township requests for financial help with...
December 9, 2011 - 12:00am
November 23, 2011
Patch Money: $1.8 million set aside for oil country planning
Grants totaling $1.8 million could help local organizations strategically plan for development in 19 oil-producing counties in western North Dakota, officials said Tuesday during a presentation at Dickinson City Hall. The North Dakota Association of Oil and Gas Producing Counties...
November 23, 2011 - 12:00am
August 31, 2011
ND gets $2M in grants go to NDHP, NDDOT to improve traffic safety
By April Baumgarten email@example.com The U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration awarded more than $2 million in grants to North Dakota on Tuesday morning in Bismarck. This comes at a time where oil production means more traffic and safety concerns, local...
August 31, 2011 - 12:00am
May 19, 2011
New babies eligible for college grant
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota newborns are now eligible for a $100 state grant for their future college educations, a dollop of cash that state officials hope will encourage parents to get an early start on a daunting savings job. The program announced Wednesday makes North Dakota...
May 19, 2011 - 12:00am
November 24, 2010
Airport receives 2 $100,000 grants to build new hangar
Dickinson's airport could see a new 10,000 square foot hangar by next summer after two local entities approved $100,000 grants each. The hangar...
November 24, 2010 - 12:00am
April 18, 2009
Burying dollars in the dirt
Residents are excited to develop ideas about soil health with the help of federal money and now they can get started. The North Central Region...
April 18, 2009 - 12:00am
February 12, 2009
Ohio governor grants clemency for death row inmate
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Gov. Ted Strickland on Thursday spared the life of a death row inmate who killed his mother in a cocaine-induced rage and whose upcoming execution was opposed by his entire family, including his mother's siblings. Jeffrey Hill, 44, had been scheduled to die...
February 12, 2009 - 4:00pm
July 26, 2008
Hoeven seeks boost in state college grants
BISMARCK -- Gov.
July 26, 2008 - 12:00am