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Seasonal road restrictions coming back to Stark County
Minot bomb wing wins top U.S. honor
Johnsons ask for leniency in crop insurance fraud case
House committee hears testimony on anti-corporate bill
White House mulled, then balked at curbing explosive gas on oil trains
Alliance to address what can be dangerous oil field carbon exposure
Senate fails to override Obama's veto of Keystone pipeline bill
Kemp: U.S. shale producers get no relief from rising Brent
Pipeline company didn’t use remote sensors before leak
Holten: Our most valuable gift
Brock: Kill Senate Bill 2166 now
Letter: Taxpayer protection, not a ‘gag’
Schneider and Onstad: Democrats’ proposals make steady progress
Hoeven: Keystone XL about energy, jobs, economic growth and energy security
Ars longa, game brevis: ‘The Order: 1886’ begs question 'How long should a game really be?'
Journeying the Narrow Path
Strom Center offers QuickBooks camp
Hope: ‘Pls send help … for a mere $10,000’
"Big Bird," oil boom, John Waters and more at Fargo Film Festival
Anton "Mokey" Dinius
Patrick W. Kessel
Clementina "Tina" Ficek
Bruce William Foster
Blue Hawks send 8 to national tourney
DSU baseball looking for hot start
Watch Live: Dickinson Trinity vs. Thompson in Class B girls basketball state tournament quarterfinals
Dickinson swimmers ready for state meet
Titans move past Tommies: Trinity beats Thompson for first-ever semifinals appearance
Improving a county seat: Unincorporated Manning, the small seat of Dunn County, not immune to oil boom growth
Gatekeepers of the refinery: Lab plays large role at Dakota Prairie Refining
Coming soon: Killdeer plans for massive investment this year
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
High Plains Cultural Center serves community that built it
April 7, 2009
2 killed in crash
Two Hettinger residents died Monday when the van they were in rear-ended a tractor, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Another person was injured. At 11:30 a.m. Monday a van driven by Merle Brattvet, 82, of Hettinger came over a hill in a van on Highway 22 south of Dickinson...
April 7, 2009 - 11:17pm
March 10, 2009
No injuries in car vs. snowplow
Drifting snow and blustery wind in the Dickinson area on Tuesday, contributed to a crash involving a snowplow on Interstate 94, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Capt. Tony Huck said a vehicle hit a snowplow near Exit 64 after attempting to pass another vehicle that was...
March 10, 2009 - 11:44pm
March 6, 2009
Ex-patrol chief to head WSI
BISMARCK -- A former Highway Patrol commander is the new head of Workforce Safety and Insurance and a former agriculture official is deputy director....
March 6, 2009 - 11:40pm
March 3, 2009
Lt. with local ties reassigned
Lt. Michael T. Gerhart Jr. was reassigned from the North Dakota Highway Patrol Headquarters to the Law Enforcement Training Academy as training director Sunday, according to a press release. Gerhart began his career with the Highway Patrol in May 1992. Gerhart is a graduate...
March 3, 2009 - 11:37pm
February 21, 2009
Area man in critical condition after crash
A 38-year-old Dickinson man was injured in a car crash 11 miles east of Watford City on Thursday morning, according to a North Dakota Highway Patrol press release, and is listed in critical condition after being air lifted to Minneapolis. Harley Fisher of Dickinson was traveling...
February 21, 2009 - 4:04pm
February 12, 2009
Dickinson digs out
Things in Dickinson and surrounding areas were getting back to normal Wednesday after the area was hit with rain and more than a half a foot...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
DOT cancels travel alert
The North Dakota Department of Transportation has removed a travel alert issued yesterday as they work to improve road conditions in Southwest and Southcentral North Dakota. The department would like to caution motorists to watch for hazardous driving conditions in some areas due...
January 9, 2009 - 3:32pm
Travel OK on 83
The North Dakota Department of Transportation lifted the no travel advisory for U.S. Highway 83 from Max to Minot at about 10 this morning.
January 9, 2009 - 10:00am
Vehicles stuck in snowy areas
MINOT (AP) -- Crews were trying to clear streets and highways in north central North Dakota after some areas reported nearly a foot of snow in North Dakota's latest winter blast. "The Minot Police Department received numerous reports of vehicles currently being stuck or trapped in...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
June 20, 2008
Seventh Annual Highway 21 Treasure Hunt begins today
DICKINSON - Bargain shoppers looking for a 1952 Pontiac Chieftain, a 12-foot trampoline or a fishing boat might want to travel down and take a trip on Highway 21 this weekend. Those are just some of the items for sale during the Seventh Annual Highway 21 Treasure Hunt, a huge rummage...
June 20, 2008 - 12:00am
June 19, 2008
Road work begins today on Highway 22 near Mandaree
DICKINSON - The North Dakota Department of Transportation is beginning road work today on N.D. Highway 22 near Mandaree, from the Little Missouri River north to the junction of N.D. Highway 73. During the construction period, pilot cars are navigating cars through the area, and...
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
April 27, 2008
Enchanted Highway road construction begins soon
DICKINSON - Stark County's Enchanted Highway is seeing above-average activity in recent weeks due to heavy truck traffic on the road. This increase is the result of preparing for the upcoming road construction project that is to begin on May 16.
April 27, 2008 - 12:00am
April 23, 2008
Highway construction season is beginning
DICINSON - North Dakota's longest and most frustrating "season" - road construction - is just beginning, but the southwest region has already sustained its first construction-related injury before the really big equipment even fired up their engines. Bismarck construction worker...
April 23, 2008 - 12:00am
Highway Patrol settles into new positions
DICKINSON - The Dickinson District Highway Patrol has encountered a great deal of change in recent months. Not only have a number of officers been transferred in, out and around the patrol's Southwest Region, William Vance was also promoted from a trooper to the rank of sergeant on...
February 23, 2008 - 12:00am
February 14, 2008
Enchanted Highway to undergo construction
DICKINSON - The Enchanted Highway is soon to undergo repairs, although a date has not been set. Stark County Road Superintendent Al Heiser expects the road construction to begin sometime in May. "It needs a thin lift overlay, which is an inch and a half (of pavement)," Heiser said. The...
February 14, 2008 - 12:00am