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In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
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
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
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
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
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
October 8, 2016
Hazen outlasts Killdeer for Region 4 title
KILLDEER — When Hazen quarterback Wyatt Carr rolled out and connected with wide receiver Quentin Corcoran for a 6-yard touchdown with all...
October 8, 2016 - 1:26am
Bees, phesants go wild for Hazen flower plots
HAZEN, N.D. — Bill Wagner is amazed at the popularity of his video starring five fuzzy chicks. He got lucky with his trail cam and happened...
August 8, 2016 - 10:27am
August 2, 2016
Passenger in SUV dies in crash near Hazen
HAZEN -- An Underwood woman was killed in a two-car crash on Sunday morning near Hazen.Maj. Mark Schmitt of the McLean County Sheriff's Department said a pickup collided with an SUV near Hazen Bay at 9:48 a.m. The pickup missed the stop sign while headed south on County Road 27 and...
August 2, 2016 - 5:55pm
May 5, 2016
Rural development could help fill state funding gaps
BISMARCK -- With cuts to statewide funding, U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development expects its loan program, and those like it, to take on greater demand. State Director Ryan Taylor said many small communities want to handle the population growth that has come to the area...
May 5, 2016 - 8:49pm
March 7, 2016
Hazen resident dies in motorcycle accident
HAZEN -- A Hazen man died Sunday afternoon in a motorcycle accident on the city’s Main Street. Michael Brunner, 48, was driving a 2004 Kawasaki motorcycle west when he struck an eastbound 2010 Chevrolet Camaro that was slowly turning left. Shabazz Williams of Burlington, Iowa, was...
March 7, 2016 - 4:56pm
February 6, 2016
Construction of Hazen urea plant humming along
HAZEN, N.D. -- Even as western North Dakota watches nervously while its once-booming oil industry wallows in the doldrums, a massive construction...
February 6, 2016 - 11:59pm
January 29, 2016
Rental housing sought for Hazen's worker influx
Though housing is more accessible now than during the peak of the oil boom, an influx of short-term workers could find some difficulty when looking for lodging. An initiative maintained by the Hazen Chamber of Commerce is seeking vacancy information from area landlords to create a...
January 29, 2016 - 7:09pm
December 19, 2015
Man camp earns initial approval to move into Coal Country
BEULAH, N.D. -- A man camp between Hazen and Beulah to house workers building a $500 million urea fertilizer plant in the area has preliminary approval. A plan by Civeo Corp. to move unused oil patch units from Dickinson into Coal Country was recommended by the Mercer County Planning...
December 19, 2015 - 5:29pm
December 16, 2015
Land Board awards St. Joseph's $2.1M grant
BISMARCK—CHI St. Joseph's Health in Dickinson is getting around $2.1 million in oil-impact grants as part of the state Land Board's funding for critical access hospitals. The Land Board, awarded $5 million in oil-impact grants to support critical access hospitals in North...
December 16, 2015 - 4:00pm
December 7, 2015
Crew camp aims to open near Beulah
BEULAH, N.D. -- Yet another man camp operator from the Oil Patch expressed hopes of opening a facility in North Dakota’s coal country for workers building a $500 million urea plant at the Dakota Gasification Co. site northwest of Beulah. Civeo Corp. has applied to move single-wides...
December 7, 2015 - 5:25pm
November 17, 2015
Rural N.D. facilities receive federal loans
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Nearly $28 million in federal direct loans and federal loan guarantees was awarded to rural North Dakota public entities, multiple statements read. The Hill Top Home of Comfort in Killdeer received a $3.5 million federal direct loan to build a new assisted...
November 17, 2015 - 11:54pm
October 26, 2015
Hazen woman killed in crash, man injured
CENTER, N.D. -- A driver died in a rollover crash northwest of Bismarck late Saturday. Toni Jean Bowers, 29, and Adam Michael Clark, 26, both from Hazen, N.D., were ejected from Bowers’ Infiniti about 10 p.m. after she apparently lost control while northbound on state Highway...
October 26, 2015 - 3:36pm
September 9, 2015
Feature Photo: Miss North Dakota Delanie Wiedrich competes in Miss America preliminaries
Miss North Dakota, Delanie Wiedrich, of Hazen, competes in the talent competition on Tuesday during the first night of preliminaries of Miss...
September 9, 2015 - 2:16pm
Former Press reporter to publish book on women, politics, media
FARGO — Growing up in Hazen, Teri Finneman dreamed of becoming a children’s book author, but in the next few months she’ll publish a much...
August 9, 2015 - 12:34am
June 14, 2015
Former Burning Hills Singer Delanie Wiedrich crowned Miss North Dakota
WILLISTON, N.D. -- Miss Grand Forks has a new title: Miss North Dakota. Delanie Wiedrich of Hazen, N.D., was crowned late Saturday night...
June 14, 2015 - 11:06pm