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Senate confirms Pompeo to be Trump's CIA director
Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
Trump White House vows to stop China taking South China Sea islands
Debate begins on ND bill to exempt higher ed applicants from open records law
ND legislators going round and round on daylight saving time, time zone discussions
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Dickinson State softball picked 1st, baseball 4th in NSAA poll
Blyleven says Twins' improvement has to start with pitching
UND gets commitment from right-handed defenseman
SCHLOSSMAN: Road trip may be what UND needs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
August 1, 2016
Truck rollover causes brine spill near Halliday
HALLIDAY, N.D. – About 120 barrels, or 5,040 gallons, of produced water spilled Saturday when a truck rolled in Dunn County, with some of the contamination reaching a stock pond, the North Dakota Department of Health said Monday.The spill, which occurred about 7 miles north of Halliday,...
August 1, 2016 - 10:32pm
January 4, 2016
Businesses offer housing opportunities near Beulah in battle with man camp
HALLIDAY, N.D. -- The owner of a mobile home park in Halliday says Mercer County should take existing investments into account before approving...
January 4, 2016 - 8:44pm
December 28, 2015
Halliday man charged with felony gross sexual imposition may have his probation revoked Kyle Greenough, of Halliday, will be subject to a hearing on the revocation of his probation for his charge of the Class A felony of gross sexual imposition. Greenough was charged after engaging...
December 28, 2015 - 9:55pm
September 15, 2015
Company advises Halliday landowner of court action for Dakota Access Pipeline right-of-way
BISMARCK – The company proposing the biggest crude pipeline yet out of North Dakota’s Oil Patch has informed at least one landowner that it is prepared to go to court to obtain right-of-way for the underground pipeline. Robert Ferebee, who raises crops and cattle near Halliday,...
September 15, 2015 - 5:21pm
July 30, 2015
Land Board awards more than $16M to Oil Patch schools, airports
BISMARCK -- The state Land Board on Thursday awarded $15 million in Energy Impact Grant funding to K-12 public schools and $1.3 million to airports in North Dakota’s Oil Patch. Dickinson Public Schools will receive $1.29 million and Killdeer Public Schools were awarded $830,999....
July 30, 2015 - 11:36am
May 18, 2015
Trial for man accused of ramming wife's car begins
The felony jury trial for the Halliday man accused of intentionally T-boning his wife's car while she was in it, causing life-threatening injuries, began Wednesday. George Misrasi is charged with aggravated assault, a Class B felony after an incident in northwest of Halliday in December...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
April 20, 2015
Letter: Thanks to good Samaritan for putting out fire
We hear considerable negative news from the Oil Patch. However, I had a different experience on Wednesday. I came to our mailbox north of Marshall and found a fire burning in the ditch south of the box site. When I got there, I found Sam T. from a pipeline service company in Belfield...
April 20, 2015 - 9:36pm
March 3, 2015
Misrasi sentenced to five years for aggravated assault
A judge sentenced a Halliday man to five years in prison, with two years suspended, after a jury convicted him of intentionally slamming his...
News/crime and courts
March 3, 2015 - 8:03pm
February 12, 2015
Halliday prepaers for party as it turns 100
The streets have been swept clean, the Centennial books have arrived and the organizers are anxiously waiting to greet family and friends to...
February 12, 2015 - 2:30pm
December 11, 2014
Trial continues in Misrasi case: Defense aims to prove car crash was accidental
Intentionality is at the center of the case against the Halliday man accused of ramming his pickup truck into his wife’s car following an argument last year. Investigators say George Richard Misrasi intentionally T-boned his Chevrolet Silverado into wife Lisa Misrasi’s Chevrolet...
News/crime and courts
December 11, 2014 - 11:00pm
October 28, 2014
Misrasi trial to be ‘battle of the experts’
The trial of a Halliday man charged with running his car into his wife’s, causing her serious injury, will involve competing expert testimony, lawyers said Tuesday. Southwest Judicial District Judge Dann Greenwood delayed the trial of George Misrasi to allow the defense expert...
October 28, 2014 - 9:30pm
August 18, 2014
Picking up the pieces: Thankful for only material losses, Dunn Co. residents help each other clean up, move forward
MANNING -- The worst flooding in years had Dunn County residents salvaging belongings and pumping out basements Monday. Torrential rains Friday...
August 18, 2014 - 8:08pm
August 15, 2014
Letter: Effort for Bakken Rocks CookFest impressive
If you have never been to the Bakken Rocks CookFest, be sure to attend next year. It’s an absolutely wonderful event! The energy industry rolled out the red carpet or, in their case, wooden rig mats, and entertained the crowd with great food, gifts and energy. Workers from companies...
August 15, 2014 - 6:48pm
July 17, 2014
Bright future: North Dakota officials project Bakken production through 2100
DUNN CENTER — The boom is here to stay. The North Dakota Industrial Commission projects that oil development in the Bakken will last at least...
July 17, 2014 - 11:43pm
June 19, 2014
Work begins on Hwy. 8 near Halliday
Construction has begun on Highway 8 north of Halliday, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation. Traffic will be temporarily detoured to a temporary bypass nine miles north of the town due to slide repair work along the road. Speeds will be reduced to 25 mph, and...
June 19, 2014 - 11:50pm