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Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
Trump White House vows to stop China taking South China Sea islands
Debate begins on ND bill to exempt higher ed applicants from open records law
ND legislators going round and round on daylight saving time, time zone discussions
Attorneys: North Dakota to pay $55,000 to settle suit over payloader seized by state crime bureau
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'
Advice for struggling Wild winger Coyle: shoot the puck
Dunn rising as talks of Rubio trade persist
Timberwolves to buy NBA D-League affiliate in Iowa
Normally defensive Bison adding offense to their men's basketball arsenal
Patriots thrive in role as nationwide villain
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Thomas F. Murtha
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
January 5, 2016
Montana highway death toll up sharply in 2015
MISSOULA, Mont. — Highway fatalities in Montana jumped 17 percent in 2015. While it’s too early to pin down the reason, state officials have their theories. At least 224 people died on state roads last year, after 2014 ended with an encouraging count of 192. That was down 16 percent...
News/Nation and World
January 5, 2016 - 9:20pm
August 3, 2015
State patrol releases names of victims from fatal crash Thursday
WATFORD CITY — The North Dakota State Highway Patrol has released the names of the victims involved in a three-vehicle crash Thursday evening near Keene. Adam Brown, 27, of Grand Rapids, Mich. was driving the 1995 GMC Jimmy after it rolled into a ditch. Browns two passengers, 22-year-old...
August 3, 2015 - 11:52pm
July 30, 2015
North Dakota, Minnesota infrastructure avoids troubles with Congress extending Highway Trust Fund
GRAND FORKS — Nick West was concerned about what might happen to Grand Forks County roads if the Highway Trust Fund had not been extended. Though Congress passed a three-month extension to the fund just hours before Friday’s midnight deadline, West, the Grand Forks County Highway...
News/Nation and World
July 30, 2015 - 11:40pm
September 22, 2014
ND drivers take high road on the highway
FARGO — Drivers in North Dakota and Minnesota are among the most courteous in the nation, a new national survey found. According to a survey by Insure.com, 2,000 motorists from throughout the United States and the District of Columbia determinedNorth Dakota drivers were...
September 22, 2014 - 11:07pm
June 6, 2014
Man spraying weeds dies in ATV accident
A Beach man was killed while riding an ATV on U.S. Forest Service public land Thursday morning. Jared Burian, 32, was spraying weeds along a steep embankment about a half mile south of Highway 10 near Sentinel Butte when he lost control of his vehicle. The ATV rolled one and half...
June 6, 2014 - 4:59pm
October 3, 2013
Dunn County wants better plans from oil companies for road shutdowns
Dunn County commissioners on Wednesday told oil company representatives they all need better plans in place for shutting down a road in case of a heavy rainstorm that could cause serious damage. Commissioners asked companies OXY and Marathon Oil who they could reach quickly in the...
October 3, 2013 - 12:00am
September 26, 2013
Rumble strip, pavement markings begin on Highway 22 north of Dickinson
Construction work is progressing on North Dakota Highway 22 north of Dickinson at the Stark County line. Permanent pavement striping and rumble strip installation is being completed on the first 5½ miles of completed roadway and work crews are moving their way south to complete...
September 26, 2013 - 6:08pm
August 2, 2013
NDDOT starts, finishes SW ND roads projects
The North Dakota Department of Transportation Dickinson District has a full plate when it comes to roads projects in the southwest corner of the state, said Kyle Niess, NDDOT spokesman at a press conference at the state building in Dickinson on Thursday. Five projects have been completed...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
July 11, 2013
Temporary roadways and width restrictions in place on ND 22 North of the Lost Bridge to ND 73
Construction work continues on ND Highway 22 from the Lost Bridge north of Killdeer to ND Highway 73 and motorists should be advised that traffic will be moved to a gravel surface at the intersection of BIA 14 and ND Highway 22 and lane width restrictions will be at 10 feet. The...
July 11, 2013 - 2:33pm
May 16, 2013
Oil companies continue litter cleanup efforts
TIOGA -- Volunteers from oil and gas companies will clean up litter from roadways in Tioga today, continuing the North Dakota Petroleum Council's Pick Up the Patch initiative that has already involved 500 employees this spring. Dozens of energy companies have helped pick up more...
May 16, 2013 - 12:00am
November 11, 2012
1 killed in 1-vehicle rollover near Minot
The first significant winter system of the season to hit the area Friday wreaked havoc on southwest North Dakota roads well into Saturday. Between 6 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. Saturday, the Dickinson Police Department reported nine minor accidents, bringing accident totals in the city...
November 11, 2012 - 12:00am
August 1, 2011
New repair project planned for ND Highway 22
BISMARCK(AP) -- North Dakota's Transportation Department plans to award a contract next week for a new repair project on state Highway 22 north of Killdeer. The heavily traveled road in western North Dakota's oil patch was shut down in mid-May by landslides. It was to reopen in...
August 1, 2011 - 10:47am
July 29, 2009
N.D. spends $383M on construction projects
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota transportation officials say it has been a good year to catch up on highway projects with federal stimulus money, but are worried about future funding from Washington. State Transportation Director Francis Ziegler told a legislative committee Tuesday...
July 29, 2009 - 12:00am
July 22, 2009
Highway 49 project begins today
Construction on Highway 49 for approximately 31 miles from Elgin to Glen Ullin is under construction beginning today, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation. Work consists of a thin lift asphalt overlay. There will be a lane closed, flagging and a pilot car...
July 22, 2009 - 12:00am
July 2, 2009
Two men injured in crash on Highway 22
Two men were injured Monday when their vehicles collided 27 miles north of Killdeer on Highway 22, according to a press release from the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Kyle Ott, 27, of Dickinson was reportedly traveling south on Highway 22 when a vehicle driven by 32-year-old Jared...
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am