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Finding funds for habitat: As pheasant season opens, the question of funding habitat improvement will be a highly discussed topic
Leier: ND’s rich 125-year history in outdoors
Yellowstone bison to be given to tribes instead of zoos
Dakota Recreation Report
DPS, teachers disagree on salary: DEA requests $43,500 a year; School argues money isn't in budget
Nation & World
Oil refinery one step closer to reality: Devils Lake commission approves letter of support for $200M project
N.D. regulators approve permit for state’s first new coal mine since 1970s
BLM mineral lease sale in Golden Valley County nets $510,400
Oil companies buy more sand, railcars: Halliburton, Baker Hughes stockpile supplies as demand begins to climb
U.S. to conduct study on petroleum reserve in light of climbing output
Benson: We’ve always been fighting against viruses
Letter: What does conservation cost?
Letter: Cramer is a man of his word
Letters: Measure 2 will keep farmers, ranchers from paying transfer taxes
Letter: 4 arguments for Measure 1
This one, Dad
'I'd rather walk': La Ray Ries overcame health issues and age to finish walking the Maah Daah Hey Trail and The Deuce while in his 80s
Solving a murder at St. Mary's convent: New England to present dinner theater
Getting excited about science: DHS robotics team ready for competition
Trinity team building robot for competition
Robert W. Blatzheim
In it for the long hauls
Journeying the Narrow Path
Rhoades: Plaid isn’t just for cowboys
Patrick Hope: Why is a raven like a video game?
Lasting success: Since his sophomore season, Binstock has been the Midgets’ leader
Tyrrell stays modest for DHS
Thunderbirds change pace against UND
Bison may use silent count at DakotaDome
UND, Providence provide top goalie matchup
February 2, 2009
3 oil field workers killed in accidents
Three men have died in Wyoming's oil fields over the past month or so. Fremont County Coroner Ed McAuslan says 54-year-old Charles MacLachlan, of Mannford, Okla., died at a drilling rig site north of Shoshoni on Dec. 31. The coroner's report says MacLachlan was crushed by a trailer...
February 2, 2009 - 7:55am
January 26, 2009
NDSU president gets extra security
North Dakota State University campus police have increased security to protect the school's president. NDSU police Capt. Scott Magnuson now accompanies President Joseph Chapman to school events. Chapman says he did not request the extra security but it's needed. He says there have...
January 26, 2009 - 6:00am
July 19, 2008
Kjos to have change of plea hearing on Monday
DICKINSON - Dickinson's Jeffrey Kjos, 40, is scheduled for a change of plea hearing at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, July 21. Assistant State's Attorney Rhonda Ehlis said although Kjos was scheduled for a pretrial conference, he is expected to change his plea on Monday. "There is a plea...
July 19, 2008 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Police have no motive in Tuesday's shooting in Dickinson
DICKINSON - Police have revealed further details regarding a shooting that took place Tuesday morning in southwest Dickinson. Dickinson Police Detective Joe Cianni said during the ongoing investigation they have discovered that there was a prior relationship between the suspect,...
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Hallgren and Bickle have preliminary hearing
DICKINSON - The preliminary hearing for Dickinson's Micki Hallgren, 36, and Justin Bickle, 19, was held at 2 p.m. this past Monday. Stark County State's Attorney Tom Henning said the felony charge Bickle faced was dropped at the hearing. "I dismissed it in favor of reviewing the...
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am
May 30, 2008
Letter - As citizens, we have a right to be heard
Yes, I am a naysayer. One of my favorite first words was no. Coming from a large family, some of us took advantage over the others and they would do what they were expected to do. Usually, I lost out in the end. I learned not to be a Yuppie. I learned to speak up and out for myself...
May 30, 2008 - 12:00am
May 15, 2008
Legislators have greater role in choosing N.D. higher ed board
FARGO -- The process for selecting Board of Higher Education members is more political than it once was, North Dakota's Supreme Court chief justice said Wednesday. Chief Justice Gerald VandeWalle, who serves on the five-member committee that selects nominees, said the addition of...
May 15, 2008 - 12:00am
May 14, 2008
Paulsen won't have second term on higher ed board
BISMARCK -- The Chancellor Potts controversy came back to bite John Q. Paulsen on Tuesday and, as a result, he won't be getting a second term on the state Board of Higher Education. A state nominating committee declined to nominate Paulsen, of Fargo, and he'll leave the board when...
May 14, 2008 - 12:00am
April 12, 2008
Snow is not expected to have big effect on flooding
FARGO -- Another round of April snow that socked areas south and east of Fargo-Moorhead on Friday is not expected to cause significant flooding when it melts and runs off into the Red River and its tributaries, a National Weather Service meteorologist said. Fairmount, about 60 miles...
April 12, 2008 - 12:00am
March 16, 2008
New leader at WSI will have 'emotional scars' to handle from Blunt era
BISMARCK -- If a new director at Workforce Safety and Insurance wants to understand residual morale issues at WSI, it's all spelled out in black and white in a six-page section of the "Conolly report." Consultant Henry Neal Conolly describes a "legendary" series of personnel shake-ups...
March 16, 2008 - 12:00am