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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
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
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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
High School Sports
North Dakota's Matt Strahm making big splash in big leagues
FARGO—Facing a legendary slugger in a historic ballpark is one of the moments that stand out for Kansas City Royals pitcher Matt Strahm...
September 26, 2016 - 6:18pm
September 2, 2016
Dickinson High unveils new football uniforms, video boards
Not only did the Dickinson High football team put together a lopsided win in its season opener last Friday, the Midgets did so with a little...
September 2, 2016 - 1:12am
August 11, 2016
Dickinson High girls golf begins season with small group
In his first venture into coaching golf, James Hayden is at the mercy of small numbers. The new head girls golf coach at Dickinson High, Hayden...
August 11, 2016 - 11:41pm
July 21, 2016
Teen girls who play sports may not eat enough to avoid health problems
As a growing number of teen girls participate in sports, doctors need to watch for health problems that can develop when these athletes exercise...
July 21, 2016 - 3:18pm
July 13, 2016
NFHS rules high school associations must have pitch counts for baseball for 2017 season
FARGO -- The National Federation of State High School Associations announced Tuesday, July 12, high school baseball rules will now require a...
July 13, 2016 - 4:06pm
June 21, 2016
Wentz among NDAPSSA special achievement recipients
Former North Dakota State quarterback Carson Wentz etched his name into history in late April when the Philadelphia Eagles selected him No. 2...
June 21, 2016 - 12:38am
March 18, 2016
NDHSAA to assess 3-class system
MINOT -- No specifics are on the table. But the North Dakota High School Activities Association board of directors will be looking into the merits of a 3-class basketball system in the future. On Friday, a straw vote at the annual meeting of the NDHSAA District Chairs Committee passed...
March 18, 2016 - 6:27pm
February 11, 2016
Devils Lake wrestling, girls hockey safe for now
DEVILS LAKE — Wrestling and girls hockey programs are safe from elimination in Devils Lake School District. The decision comes after the School Board examined a report Monday night on a two-year review of the programs. The programs were among six extracurricular activities that...
February 11, 2016 - 12:44am
November 2, 2015
High school association clarifies rules on prayer at games
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota High School Activities Association has not created a new rule banning prayers at sports games, the executive director...
November 2, 2015 - 9:21pm
May 4, 2015
Increased enrollment leads Alexander to relaunch athletics
ALEXANDER — Grace Nelson was just a little girl the last time she saw basketball players wearing her school colors and Comets nickname. After being out of sight for years, those Comets are coming around again. The Alexander Public School Board decided to bring back its football,...
May 4, 2015 - 10:33pm
August 5, 2013
NDHSAA agrees to deal to broadcast Tier II athletic events on the internet
FARGO -- The North Dakota High School Activities Association announced this week that it is taking a big step in making sure more of its postseason tournaments get broadcast. Executive Secretary Sherm Sylling said the NDHSAA has signed a five-year, $195,000 contract to join the upstart...
August 5, 2013 - 11:19am
April 23, 2013
'Knee-jerk reaction' to delay start of spring season
FARGO -- A delayed start to outdoor high school sports has the North Dakota High School Activities Association considering a request today to move the state tournaments back by as many as two weeks, but that is something NDHSAA Executive Secretary Sherm Sylling doesn't see happening. "I...
April 23, 2013 - 12:03am
April 17, 2013
Snowstorm round 2: After a record-setting 16 inches of snow on Sunday, area athletics are being put on hold
If frustration hasn't set in already, it will come sooner rather than later. Dickinson experienced its first snowstorm of April last Monday,...
April 17, 2013 - 12:06am
April 15, 2013
Sunday snowstorm cancels and/or postpones sports
After a Sunday snowstorm, which dropped 18 inches of snow in Dickinson and the surround area, has forced continued sports cancellations. Bowman County has postponed its track meet scheduled for today and a make-up date hasn't been set. The Dickinson State softball team has cancelled...
April 15, 2013 - 10:24pm
April 8, 2013
North Dakota eyes steady sites for state tournaments
FARGO - Take one glance at the North Dakota High School Activities Association's approved eight-year state tournament calendar and several trends...
April 8, 2013 - 9:45am