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BNSF trains slow down: Railway announces plans to improve safety measures for oil shipments
Municipal and Stark County Courts: Cases Closed March 13-23
ND businesses push for discrimination ban: Some stores cite workforce struggles
Medical board suspends license of former Sanford pain specialist
Teacher licensing board to consider action against Baesler, Tschosik
Manufacturers trying to find their niche in oil industry
Company seeks flaring exemptions: XTO Energy wants 140 wells excused from rule
Schlumberger: Prudence the new normal for U.S. oil
Hi-tech and Big Data offer hope to battered U.S. oil industry
Rig decline smallest in 3 months
Our View: Meth a real problem in western North Dakota
Omdahl: Volatility of oil, agriculture test biennial system
Veeder: At Farm and Fleet, I’m a woman who can do anything
Our View: Taxis look for guidance, ISIS targets military members
Brock: Voting should not be mandatory
#TBT: Early signs of the boom
AppSnap: TripIt alleviates (some) travel stress
Stolen memories: Local family has World War II memorabilia stolen during home invasion
Rural Manvel couple's outdoor birth experience focus of TV reality show
Patrick Hope: Covering the basics
Gerald "Jerry" Schmidt
Dorothy P. Ficek
Lydia J. Charles
Louise M. Wolf
No woes in first round: University of North Dakota tops Quinnipiac in NCAA West Region
Seiler, Tescher named NSAA preseason all-conference team
Blue Hawks grab split against Mustangs
Polish import Aiyegbusi eager to give NFL a spin
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
Elevator evolution: Technology changing how elevators like Southwest Grain operate
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