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North Dakota House passes medical marijuana delay
Capitol notebook: Lawmakers want to lift North Dakota's parking meter ban
Wall Street ends higher as Trump becomes president
Funeral for fallen ND deputy scheduled Tuesday in Belcourt
Melania Trump channels Jackie Kennedy but Conway grabs fashion headlines
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Manziel claims sobriety, wants another chance with NFL
DHS wrestling flies past Jamestown
Dickinson High boys basketball survives against Bismarck
Demons stifle Midgets' offense
Heart River downs Trinity with last-minute free throws
Port: Rep. Cramer says he expects Trump to approve Dakota Access Pipeline by next week
Port: He was a terrible president
Port: If it’s ok to be concerned about oil workers, it’s ok to be concerned about refugees
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
Catherine (Kessel) Steinke
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
May 7, 2015
Inmates at New England women’s prison plead not guilty to possessing meth
MOTT - Each of the seven women from the Dakota Women’s Correctional Rehab Center in New England pleaded not guilty to possessing methamphetamine in the facility during their preliminary hearings Thursday at the Hettinger County Courthouse. Shantell Lafountaine, Kayla Payne,...
News/crime and courts
May 7, 2015 - 7:54pm
March 23, 2015
Multiple agencies search Hettinger residence
HETTINGER - The Adams County Sheriff’s Department searched a Hettinger residence Friday evening after obtaining a search warrant that afternoon. Multiple law enforcement agencies in the area were involved in the search, which is said to be related to drugs. The investigation...
March 23, 2015 - 4:35pm
March 22, 2015
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
HETTINGER — Started as a small dairy operation built in 1909, the North Dakota State University Hettinger Research Extension Center in far...
March 22, 2015 - 12:45am
February 7, 2015
Passing the time at the Pastime
HETTINGER — When they were kids, Rochelle Shirek and Tricia Parnow would wash dishes or mop floors at their family’s Hettinger restaurant...
February 7, 2015 - 9:51pm
Keeping up with the times: Hettinger’s KB Jewelers changes to meet customer demands
HETTINGER — KB Jewelers is really a deceiving name. But owners Kent and Kathleen Brackel can’t fit books, trophies, food products and other...
February 7, 2015 - 9:27pm
December 1, 2014
Air Force approves training zone over southwest North Dakota
The southwest corner of North Dakota may soon be booming, but it won't be because of oil drilling. Last Friday, the United States Air Force...
December 1, 2014 - 4:04pm
November 24, 2014
MDU to purchase Hettinger wind farm
BISMARCK -- Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. announced Monday that it has agreed to purchase a the wind farm to be developed outside of Hettinger next year. The $200 million project by ALLETE Clean Energy will be comprised of 43 turbines that will produce 107.5 megawatts of electricity,...
November 24, 2014 - 1:05pm
November 5, 2014
2 sheriffs in western ND keep their seats some unseated: Morton, Billings elect new leaders
In a night of ups and downs, two sheriffs in western North Dakota kept their seats, two were overthrown by newcomers and a retired sheriff left on seat up for grabs. Here are the results for western North Dakota county sheriffs. Rummel takes Billings County sheriff seat Billings...
November 5, 2014 - 1:26am
October 9, 2014
Wrapping up the wheat: Harvest attention shifts to soybeans
GRAND FORKS — Grain dust hung heavy in the air across much of the Upper Midwest during the week of Sept. 22, as dry and unusually warm weather...
October 9, 2014 - 9:50pm
September 24, 2014
Hettinger vet clinic receives $2M USDA loan
HETTINGER — The West River Veterinary Clinic in Hettinger has been awarded a $2 million rural development loan to help construct its new clinic, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Wednesday. The loan was part of a more than $5.7 million package of loans to cooperatives. A...
September 24, 2014 - 10:18pm
September 15, 2014
‘Always part of the game:’ Hettinger school dedicates field to 10-year-old boy killed in accident
HETTINGER — A group of fifth-graders plays football on a field dedicated to the one of them that isn’t there. As they toss the ball and...
September 15, 2014 - 10:20am
August 14, 2014
N.D. regulators approve Adams County wind project in split vote
BISMARCK – In a split vote Thursday, the North Dakota Public Service Commission approved a wind turbine farm in Adams County that eventually could provide enough power for more than 50,000 homes. Thunder Spirit Wind LLC filed its initial project notice in August 2011, proposing...
August 14, 2014 - 2:59pm
July 22, 2014
Hettinger airport gets $150,000 grant
The Department of Transportation awarded the Hettinger Municipal Airport a $150,000 grant, the department announced Tuesday. The grant is for airfield guidance signs, taxiway lighting and rehabilitation of a portion of the apron and runway, according to a press release from Sen....
July 22, 2014 - 2:03pm
July 19, 2014
Hettinger school superintendent resigns
HETTINGER — With only a month before school starts, Hettinger’s school district is without a superintendent. After two years in the position, Hettinger Public Schools Superintendent Adam Hill resigned from his position at a school board meeting on Wednesday night. In a phone...
July 19, 2014 - 11:35pm
July 3, 2014
Adams Co. says yes to wind farm
HETTINGER — Adams County commissioners unanimously approved permits for the new layout of a $350 million wind farm near Hettinger. Pending approval from the state’s Public Service Commission, wind farm construction in Duck Creek and Holt townships will proceed as planned later...
July 3, 2014 - 11:46pm