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Press Pass: Clinton accepts Democratic nomination, Benefit ride planned for Dickinson woman injured in motorcycle accident, Police Blotter
Public Input Meeting to be held Tuesday to discuss proposed improvements to N.D. Highway 8 near Richardton
Construction begins Monday on Highway 22 north of Dickinson
North Dakota's oldest person in assisted living celebrates 105th birthday
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nation and world
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
Dickinson native Jaeger receives entrepreneurship award
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Twins trade Nunez to Giants
Class A Legion Baseball Notebook: Wahpeton, Valley City and West Fargo all pick up wins
Volunteers bow out of Class A legion tourney with loss to hard-hitting Devils Lake
Roughriders rebound against Grand Forks, keep season alive in Legion AA tournament
Big 7th pushes Twins past Orioles
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
June 28, 2014
Wildlife crossing planned for Hwy. 85 expansion in Oil Patch
WILLISTON — A critter crossing large enough to accommodate moose will go under an expanded U.S. Highway 85 near Williston, helping wildlife...
June 28, 2014 - 11:06pm
June 11, 2014
Highway 85 reopened west of Watford City
U.S. Highway 85 west of Watford City has reopened after being closed much of this morning due to an accident. The accident, in a construction zone, was between milemarkers 145 and 146, about three miles west of Watford City, according to the North Dakota Department of Emergency...
June 11, 2014 - 1:38pm
June 5, 2014
Watford City drivers should expect detour
Starting this week, motorists traveling on US Highway 85 will be detoured to a temporary paved roadway about two-and-a-half miles west of Watford City, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation. The one-and-a-half mile temporary route is located near the highway,...
June 5, 2014 - 11:58pm
May 28, 2014
Always darkest before dusk
May 28, 2014 - 11:16pm
May 16, 2014
Montana woman dies after vehicle hits semi
WATFORD CITY -- A Huson, Mont., woman died after her vehicle swerved in front of an oncoming semi truck and trailer near Watford City on Thursday morning, according to a North Dakota Highway Patrol report. Vicki Lunn, 54, was traveling north in her 1987 Toyota 4Runner on Highway...
May 16, 2014 - 11:05am
May 1, 2014
Oregon woman struck by truck, killed on Highway 85
ALEXANDER -- Linda Southerland, 67, of Foster, Ore., died after a commercial truck struck her on Thursday morning, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Gregory Kent, 44, of Dana Point, Calif., was driving a 2007 Peterbilt Conventional Truck southbound on U.S. Highway...
May 1, 2014 - 11:43am
April 19, 2014
FOTB: How convenient: Mom-and-pop store aims to keep small-town feel
By Amy Dalrymple Forum News Service ALEXANDER — Life can get hectic in the Oil Patch, but the town of Alexander has a new business where...
April 19, 2014 - 10:51pm
April 8, 2014
State breaks ground on bypass projects
WILLISTON – State officials celebrated the groundbreaking Tuesday of two bypass projects that will relieve traffic in Williston and Alexander in North Dakota’s Oil Patch. Construction on a 13-mile permanent bypass around Williston will begin this spring. Final completion of...
April 8, 2014 - 2:18pm
March 22, 2014
If you build it, they will come: Sweet Crude Travel Center finds success at highway junction
RURAL GRASSY BUTTE — The inspiration to build the Sweet Crude Travel Center came from research and planning, not voices from another world. Yet,...
March 22, 2014 - 11:07pm
February 18, 2014
Williston man dies in collision on icy Highway 85
A 35-year-old Williston man was killed Sunday night after losing control of the car he was driving on icy Highway 85 near Arnegard, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Franklin A. Mundo was traveling westbound toward Arnegard when he lost control of the 1998 Ford Taurus...
February 18, 2014 - 10:05am
December 20, 2013
UPDATED: Grand Forks mother dead following Highway 85 rollover
Grand Forks woman Paula Vanryn, 34, was killed in a Friday morning rollover in Bowman, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol release. Vanryn was a passenger with her three children and the driver, Jared Schweich of Grand Forks, in a 2003 Chevrolet Suburban when the vehicle...
December 20, 2013 - 8:01pm
December 19, 2013
5 injured in crash near Amidon
Four adults and one child were injured at noon on Thursday in a head-on collision on U.S. Highway 85 about 6 miles east of Amidon. A 1999 Chevrolet van driven by 48-year-old Cecilio Carrillo-Duran, of Denver, was traveling south on Highway 85 behind a snowplow when she “got lost...
December 19, 2013 - 5:58pm
December 6, 2013
Montana man dies in Divide County head-on collision
A 29-year-old man from Missoula, Mont., died Thursday night in a head-on collision along Highway 85 in Divide County. The man was traveling south in a 2006 Chevrolet Equinox and attempting to pass in the northbound lane about 5 miles north of Zahl when he struck a Kenworth semi...
December 6, 2013 - 10:27am
December 2, 2013
Accident closes Highway 85 on Sunday
Highway 85 was much of Sunday after a morning rollover crash involving a flammable petroleum fuel being spilled on the road. A 64-year-old Colorado man lost control of the semi he was driving after failing to negotiate an icy stretch of Highway 85 south of Belfield, about 2 miles...
December 2, 2013 - 8:10pm
December 1, 2013
Highway 85 reopened after Sunday morning accident near Stark/Slope county line
Highway 85 was closed for all of Sunday afternoon after a morning rollover crash involving a flammable petroleum fuel being spilled on the road. The accident occured south of Belfield, about 2 miles south of the Slope/Stark county line. Northbound and southbound lanes were closed...
December 1, 2013 - 10:10pm