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Obama heralds first Memorial Day without ground war in 14 years
Senate Ag Committee reauthorizes grain standards act
Rugby man, 23, dies in rollover
AG’s office seeks attorneys for NDUS
Ag businesses fail to fill jobs
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil prices gain as firm demand outweighs dollar strength
Landowners wary of huge pipeline project: Hearings upcoming on $3.7 billion, 1,134-mile project
North Dakota rig count stays steady, down 1 this week
Landowners protest proposed Bakken pipeline in Iowa
Iowa investigators looking into prostitutes-for-pipeline claim
Honoring America's veterans: Memorial Day a time to remember a Vietnam War hero
Patrick Hope: U Canton touch this
Jackie Hope: Spring cleaning: One project inevitably leads to another
Service to country during wartime: Jim Fisher recalls tour of duty in Vietnam
Dance studio to present recital
Bice’s horse big hero at DHS rodeo
Midgets ready for West Region
Friske competing in best season yet
The hope of Heart River: Mattson makes final attempt for second Class B state title
Omdahl: Reducing America’s dependent population
Zaleski: More ‘wildflowers, grasses of North Dakota’
Justice denied to Stark County landowners
Heitkamp: The importance of service — in many ways
Veeder: After miles of backroads, understanding what we're all about
Robert C. Powell
Andrew "Andy" Kostenko
Frances Bertha Link Johnson
Henry "Hank" Gussiaas
Mary Margaret Kannenberg
May 20, 2012
Polling place dress codes may apply this year
Hettinger County may have a dress code for election workers who tend to voters June 12. County Auditor Roy Steiner said Friday he may tell his workers not to wear clothing with the University of North Dakota's Fighting Sioux logo. Measure 2 would allow UND to retire the logo if...
May 20, 2012 - 12:00am
May 18, 2012
A dozen homes to be left in Mott flood zone; 9 houses need removed by June 1
About a dozen homes will be left in the flood zone along Cannonball River in Mott when the buyout ends in 60 days. The Cannonball River poured over its banks and flooded Mott and other portions of Hettinger County in the spring of 2009. That year, nine severely flooded homes near...
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
May 9, 2012
New England man to go to trial
A New England man accused in a molestation case was scheduled to enter a plea agreement Tuesday, but instead will likely go to trial, officials...
May 9, 2012 - 12:00am
March 29, 2012
Sentencing today for ND man who brought gun to court in Hettinger
FARGO (AP) -- A man convicted of attempted murder for brandishing a gun in a western North Dakota courtroom is scheduled for sentencing in Fargo. Vicente Chacano, a Chilean native who was working as a farmhand, was accused of taking the gun into a Hettinger courthouse last year and...
local / news
March 29, 2012 - 8:49am
March 17, 2012
BOOM! goes the Tannerite: Legal explosive making an impact in Hettinger County
Hettinger County law enforcement said Thursday a legal explosive relatively new to North Dakota is making a boom in the area. "We have just been seeing more or less that it has been used for target practice," said Hettinger County Sheriff Sarah Warner. "It's just a matter of time...
March 17, 2012 - 12:00am
March 10, 2012
Measure 2: Get informed; Town hall meeting provides neutral setting for property tax bill discussion
Opponents and supporters for a measure that would eliminate property taxes in North Dakota butted heads Friday at the Elks Lodge in Dickinson,...
news / north dakota
March 10, 2012 - 12:00am
February 1, 2012
No deal reached in Hettinger County molestation case
Judge Zane Anderson is scheduling a Hettinger County molestation case for trial since a plea agreement has not been reached, he said Tuesday during a hearing at the Stark County Courthouse. Russell Pearson, 53, is accused of having sexual contact with a 12-year-old boy in October,...
February 1, 2012 - 12:00am
December 2, 2011
Pleas entered in Hettinger County molestation cases
MOTT -- Two Hettinger County men facing unrelated criminal charges for molesting children pleaded not guilty Thursday during their preliminary...
December 2, 2011 - 12:00am
August 5, 2011
Oil company interested in drilling east of New England
Oil drilling activity has begun to creep south in North Dakota as one company has taken interest in Hettinger County. In July, Chesapeake Exploration, LLC of Oklahoma applied for a 1,280-acre drilling unit to be used for a horizontal well about 5 miles east of New England. The...
news / oil
August 5, 2011 - 12:00am
June 15, 2011
Officials ask residents to be prepared for flooding
Portions of Adams, Hettinger and Stark counties spent most of Tuesday under a flood warning, but officials said it is not a cause for concern as much as it is a reminder to be prepared. Stark County Emergency Manager Bill Fahlsing said a notification is sent out to the public when...
June 15, 2011 - 12:00am
October 30, 2010
Two run for spot on Hettinger County Commission
As Election Day nears, two Hettinger County men will be running for one vacant spot on the Hettinger County Commission, District 2. Carson Kouba, a native of the area who now farms north of Regent, said his main concern is "safety of the citizens of Hettinger County." Kouba has...
October 30, 2010 - 12:00am