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Western leaders support oil tax formula bill, but say it won’t meet all needs
Man who ran brothels reaches plea deal
Dickinson Charities shuts down bingo after 33 years, citing declining interest
Bismarck man admits assaulting police officer
Senate approves voter registration study
Marred by recent spill, pipeline company outlines next project
Company seeks flaring exemptions: XTO Energy wants 140 wells excused from rule
Schlumberger: Prudence the new normal for U.S. oil
Manufacturers trying to find their niche in oil industry
Hi-tech and Big Data offer hope to battered U.S. oil industry
Jolie’s message resonates with all women
Other Views: State needs a chancellor, not a manager
Shaw: Marijuana study rejection stunning
Letter: ND’s pipeline integrity a good idea
Our View: Meth a real problem in western North Dakota
April is knocking: Gather those tax form if you have not filed
Patrick Hope: Jurassic snark
Bad bets: Compulsive gambling can snare people, devastate lives
How to avoid seasonal pressure to gamble
#TBT: Early signs of the boom
Dorothy P. Ficek
Gerald "Jerry" Schmidt
Gerald "Jerry" Schmidt
Dorothy P. Ficek
Saints down Blue Hawks
Twins’ Boyer turns basement sessions with ex-pitcher Byrd into a spot on roster
Blue Hawks take two wins over Hastings, Dakota Wesleyan
Blue Hawks track gets 3 national qualifiers
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
Elevator evolution: Technology changing how elevators like Southwest Grain operate
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