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N.D. delegates enter Dem convention spilt between Clinton, Sanders
Press Pass: Dickinson rental prices and occupancy in free fall, Clinton tabs Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate, Stark County Commission approves courthouse renovation contract, DirecTV viewers in western N.D. still without ABC affiliate KMBY
German-Iranian gunman kills at least nine in Munich shopping mall
Former KKK leader David Duke to run for U.S. Senate
Man dies in rollover near Rugby
crime and courts
nation and world
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
With largest-ever N.D. wind farm planned, regulator blames coal plant closing on wind power
Enbridge reaches $172M settlement for Kalamazoo spill
Halliburton sees ‘modest uptick’ in rig count this year
Reducing children's exposure to violence starts with ‘stronger political will’
Irsfeld: Where to turn for relief from joint pain, arthritis
VCRs -- an ‘80s living room wonder -- to go out of production this month
Community Health Needs Assessment report available online
Riding for veterans: American Legion Riders chapter plans Legacy Benefit Run
Gibson’s strong outing helps Twins edge Boston
Scoreboard of July 22, 2016
Stroh now fifth in saddle bronc riding after second go at NHSFR
James Hayden named new head coach of Dickinson High girls golf program
Cowboys RB Elliott denies accusations of domestic violence
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
Other Views: Let governor’s residence construction proceed
good bad and ugly
Diane K. Berger
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
July 12, 2016
Killdeer storm causes significant damage to cropland
KILLDEER—Weekend storms in Killdeer caused significant damage to nearby farms, including causing one farmer losing about 1,000 acres of hay and cropland. Mike Stroh, a Killdeer rancher and farmer who lives a couple miles south of town, said Sunday evening's storm—which...
July 12, 2016 - 6:07pm
June 1, 2015
Severe storm, hail predicted to hit Dickinson
A low pressure system sliding down from Saskatchewan is predicted to bring rain, thunderstorms and hail to Dickinson on Monday. Zach Hargrove, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service in Bismarck, said the storm will likely develop between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., beginning...
June 1, 2015 - 4:16pm
September 12, 2014
ND wheat insurance claims coming late
MANDAN — Crop insurance claims have begun rolling in at Farm Credit Services in Mandan, and agents think there could be more than usual. “This morning there were a few with the frost,” said Carla Tausend, insurance coordinator for Farm Credit Services. “They’ve been coming...
September 12, 2014 - 8:15pm
June 17, 2014
Western North Dakota in tornado watch
Portions of western North Dakota, eastern Montana and are in a long-range tornado watch until 8 p.m. Mountain Time, according to the National Weather Service in Bismarck. As of 4:37 MDT, much of the western part of the state is also under a flash flood watch, including Stark County,...
June 17, 2014 - 5:59pm
May 29, 2014
Update: Parts of Dunn, Mercer and Adams counties added to severe thunderstorm warning
Portions of Adams, Dunn, Mercer, Slope, Stark and Hettinger counties are in a severe thunderstorm warning, according to the Nation Weather Service At approximately 3:30 p.m., a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles south of New England moving northeast at 25 mph. Another thunderstorm...
May 29, 2014 - 4:49pm
May 18, 2014
Severe thunderstorm watch issued for region
Almost all of eastern Montana and western North Dakota and South Dakota are under a severe thunderstorm watch, according to the National Weather Service in Bismarck. Meteorologists issued the watch at approximately 5:15 p.m. Sunday for the area. The watch stretches from Bozeman,...
May 18, 2014 - 7:08pm
February 20, 2014
Changes possible in Mont. hail insurance program after 2013
The chairman of the Montana state hail insurance program says a summer-long battle with hail could lead to changes, including higher premiums and the use of reinsurance. But Gary Gollehon, a Brady, Mont., farmer, said the program will remain viable and beneficial for producers. “Hail...
February 20, 2014 - 11:51pm
May 25, 2013
Strong storms bring rain, hail to southwest North Dakota
With half dollar-sized hail and washed out roads, this Memorial Day weekend got off to a wet start. Most of southwest North Dakota was hit with heavy rain and air-to-ground lightning Saturday, during the official unofficial first weekend of summer. "We still have a severe thunderstorm...
May 25, 2013 - 8:28pm
July 12, 2012
Beat the heat: Dickinson temps top 98 degrees Wednesday
Water hose lines strung out. Children running through sprinklers and jumping into store-bought pools. Residents rushing to the market to stock...
July 12, 2012 - 12:00am
April 15, 2012
Midwest twisters touch down
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- More than a dozen possible tornadoes were reported Saturday as forecasters warned residents across the nation's midsection...
April 15, 2012 - 12:00am
June 7, 2011
Tornado touches down south of Richardton
A tornado touched down south of Richardton at about 4:20 this afternoon, Stark County Emergency Manager Bill Fahlsing confirmed. No injuries were reported and the only report of damage was a roof that was torn off of a barn, he said.
June 7, 2011 - 6:48pm
September 11, 2010
Area hit with hail, rain and lightning
A storm cell brought driving rain, wind, hail and an unconfirmed tornado report to southwestern North Dakota Thursday night.
September 11, 2010 - 12:00am
August 14, 2010
Hail damages homes, cars, crops in and around South Heart
SOUTH HEART -- Besides those who got smacked as they ran outside to grab a piece of hail to keep in their freezer as a souvenir, there were no...
August 14, 2010 - 12:00am
April 30, 2010
Cloud seeding project meant to increase rain
An over 50-year project which "seeds" clouds with silver iodide and is said to enhance rainfall and decrease hail during the summer months will continue this summer, a state official said. The project is slated to take place locally in Slope and Bowman counties.
April 30, 2010 - 12:00am
April 28, 2010
With wind comes red flag warnings in region
The National Weather Service has issued red flag warnings for a large portion of eastern Montana through 9 tonight, according to the service. Most of the northeast section of the state is under the warning, including Wibaux and Glendive. High winds will make fires difficult to control,...
April 28, 2010 - 9:40am