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18-year-old charged with vehicular homicide in fatal crash
ND weather forecast calls for warm weather into December
New England has welcomed 9 foreign-exchange students
Governor candidates disclose financial interests
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
Country superstar Garth Brooks signs Amazon streaming deal
Dickinson teen to receive Eagle Scout award
Irish singers headline concert series
Auxiliary sponsors Tour of Tables
U.S. breast cancer deaths drop; rate among white women falls most
Live blog: NDSU at Western Illinois, 6 p.m. Saturday
DSU wide receiver Brown has seen the ‘whole spectrum’
Area high school football coaches react to new realignment
Heart River Cougars find footing at end of season
Killdeer faces familiar foe in Velva-Sawyer to open playoffs
MCFEELY: National narrative over pipeline protest should be an eye-opener
LETTER: Who is "Vote Right 36?"
COLUMN: Despite Trump, demotic protest politics doesn't always fail
PORT: Democratic candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the Public Service Commission
Our View: Four for ND state offices
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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
June 2, 2016
Hettinger hospital gains new leader as CEO retires after 33 years
HETTINGER—Matthew Shahan worked at West River Health Services in the IT department before deciding he wanted to jump into administrative...
June 2, 2016 - 6:32pm
Air Force to utilize Powder River Training Complex from June 7-9
ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. — U.S. Air Force exercises will take place over portions of southwest North Dakota from June 7-9. The Ellsworth...
June 2, 2016 - 10:41am
May 22, 2016
Headed to Harvard: Hettinger senior accepted into Ivy League university
HETTINGER — When Hettinger High School senior Michael Shirek was still in elementary school, it became a standing joke that he was destined...
May 22, 2016 - 4:57pm
May 17, 2016
Press Pass; Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Here’s some of our top stories from Friday’s edition. It’s your Press Pass to some of the best stories we bring you every day. Want your...
May 17, 2016 - 6:00am
April 7, 2016
Hettinger hospital CEO: Surgeon charged with sex abuse crimes no longer practicing there
HETTINGER -- The outgoing CEO of West River Health Services in Hettinger said Dr. Robert Gustafson, who is facing sex abuse charges in Oregon, has taken a voluntary leave of absence from West River Health Services. Jim Long responded to an April 2 Press article about Gustafson, after...
News/crime and courts
April 7, 2016 - 7:49pm
April 1, 2016
Hettinger surgeon under investigation for sexual abuse violates Oregon release agreement
A Hettinger surgeon under investigation for 12 counts of sexually abusing a young girl over a two-year period in Oregon is still employed but...
April 1, 2016 - 9:25pm
March 6, 2016
Unconventional barber: Longtime Bowman barber Greg Steiner finds success with second shop in Hettinger
HETTINGER — Red, white and blue swirling barber poles are an iconic symbol that are being seen less and less. Greg Steiner has had to become...
March 6, 2016 - 1:45am
March 4, 2016
Hettinger mayor making strides with health, After a battle with cancer, Wyman is focused on beating Guillain-Barré syndrome
HETTINGER -- Last year was not a kind one to Richard Wyman. But 2016 is looking a little brighter. In 2015, the Hettinger mayor had three cancer...
March 4, 2016 - 9:22pm
February 8, 2016
Former UND administrator and Hettinger doctor reaches plea deal on child charges
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A former University of North Dakota department chairman charged in federal court with distributing and collecting child...
News/crime and courts
February 8, 2016 - 12:16pm
January 4, 2016
Energy company donates $10,000 to Adams County foundation
HETTINGER -- ALLETE Clean Energy has donated $10,000 to the newly formed Adams County Community Foundation, according to a news release. The company, a subsidiary of ALLETE, is building the 107-megawatt Thunder Spirit Wind Farm in rural Adams County. The Adams County Community Foundation...
January 4, 2016 - 3:26pm
December 15, 2015
The name of South Dakota woman died in crash near Hettinger has been released
HETTINGER, N.D. -- A 95-year-old South Dakota woman has been identified as the victim in a rollover crash on an icy highway near Hettinger in foggy conditions. Henrietta Lefebre of Lodgepole died after failing to negotiate a curve on Highway 8 about 3.5 miles south of Hettinger when...
December 15, 2015 - 5:50pm
December 14, 2015
Lodgepole woman dies in Adams County crash
A 95-year-old Lodgepole, S.D., woman died Monday morning in a rollover on Highway 8 in Adams County, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The woman, who has not been identified, was northbound in a 2006 Chevy Colorado about 3½ miles south of Hettinger on an icy highway and...
December 14, 2015 - 6:11pm
November 9, 2015
First turbines becomes operational at Thunder Spirit Wind Farm near Hettinger
HETTINGER — The first of 43 turbines at ALLETE Clean Energy's 10,000-acre Thunder Spirit wind farm in Adams County has begun generating renewable energy. The first turbine went online Oct. 21 and was followed quickly by four more. ALLETE Clean Energy, a subsidiary of ALLETE...
November 9, 2015 - 5:36pm
October 29, 2015
Thunder Spirit wind farm near Hettinger ‘right on schedule’
HETTINGER -- A wind farm along the southern border of the state is on track to be completed by the end of the year. The Thunder Spirit Wind...
October 29, 2015 - 11:29pm
October 26, 2015
Hettinger vet clinic receives grant
BISMARCK -- West River Veterinary Clinic in Hettinger has been named one of 13 recipients of the grant funding through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Energy for America Program. The clinic received $92,850 -- the top award provided in this round of grants -- to put...
October 26, 2015 - 10:32am