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Sisters encourage others to get colonoscopies and be mindful of their health
Panel votes to phase out ND center for tobacco prevention
Refugee resettlement study bill passes ND House, Democrat calls it "mean-spirited"
Dickinson talks blue law: Local businesses give thoughts on potential change in Sunday hours law
After cases of 911 overdose calls lead to charges, ND Good Samaritan law may see changes
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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: N.D. House Democrat insults sponsor of refugee study 'born in prejudice and suspicion'
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Port: Young legislators learn that in politics the people are never wrong (even when they’re wrong)
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Jeffrey "Jeff" Schirado
Mary Ann Engelhart
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
July 12, 2016
Port: North Dakota removing Native American imagery from highway signs
This morning a SAB reader contacted me about a chance he noticed to some of North Dakota’s highway signs, and included a photo of one of the...
July 12, 2016 - 2:19pm
June 27, 2015
2 women killed, 2 people injured in head-on crash on Bismarck Expressway
MANDAN -- Two young women were killed in a head-on crash early Saturday morning on the Bismarck Expressway near McKenzie Drive in Mandan. A 2010 Dodge Ram pickup driven by a 28-year-old Mandan man was traveling east in the westbound lane of the expressway when it struck a 2002...
June 27, 2015 - 12:38pm
June 24, 2015
Construction to begin on highways near Reeder, Hettinger
HETTINGER -- Construction begins Thursday on two sections of highway in southwest North Dakota. Work is scheduled along Highway 12 from Hettinger to the South Dakota state line and Highway 22 from the state line to Reeder. Both projects include milling, asphalt paving, installing...
June 24, 2015 - 3:57pm
May 16, 2015
Load restrictions to be lifted for most North Dakota highways
BISMARCK — The state Department of Transportation will lift load restrictions for most highways in North Dakota. Restrictions will be lifted at 6 a.m. Monday. Restrictions will remain in effect for sections of U.S. Highway 281, state Highways 4, 17, 20 and 30 in the Devils Lake...
May 16, 2015 - 11:23pm
UPDATED: Center man named in deadly motorcycle crash
BISMARCK — A 51-year-old man from Center died after losing control of his motorcycle Thursday on a highway in Oliver County, the North Dakota Highway Patrol reported. Todd Bornemann had just ridden through a curve on Highway 48 about nine miles north of Center when the motorcycle...
May 16, 2014 - 10:53am
March 10, 2014
Seasonal load restrictions go into effect on some state highways March 12
Load restrictions go into effect on highways in the southwest and south central regions of North Dakota at 7 p.m. Wednesday. All other previously implemented restrictions remain in effect. More restrictions are anticipated later this week.
March 10, 2014 - 3:39pm
February 22, 2014
DOT: ND could lose funds for state highways
BISMARCK — North Dakota stands to lose almost a quarter of a billion dollars if Congress fails to pass a new federal highway bill and replenish the Highway Trust Fund this year, the state’s top transportation official warned this week, saying, “a crisis could be coming.” President...
February 22, 2014 - 11:58pm
November 19, 2013
Inspection work on Long X Bridge complete
The North Dakota Department of Transportation reported Tuesday morning that inspection work is complete on the Long X Bridge on US Highway 85, approximately 14 miles south of Watford City. All restrictions have been lifted and traffic is moving as normal.
November 19, 2013 - 11:03am
November 6, 2013
State threatens legal action against Stark Co. in road use fees dispute
The North Dakota Highway Patrol and Stark County are at odds over which should get the fees from two overweight truck violations, and the state...
November 6, 2013 - 6:19pm
June 1, 2013
ND construction program largest in state history
BISMARCK -- For years, the North Dakota Department of Transportation has built roads to handle trucks carrying sugar beets and moderate traffic. Now, it's heavy oil tankers and thousands more vehicles. The oil boom has prompted a 22 percent increase in statewide traffic since 2010,...
June 1, 2013 - 12:00am
April 9, 2013
Highway 22 project begins Thursday in Fort Berthold Reservation
A construction project will start Thursday on Highway 22 and a segment of the highway will be closed from the junction of Highway 73 north of Mandaree to the junction of Highway 23. Only local traffic will be allowed on this 14-mile segment of Highway 22 in the Fort Berthold Reservation...
April 9, 2013 - 6:24pm
June 16, 2012
Overweight, oversize trucks take toll on Oil Patch roads
BISMARCK (AP) -- The number of oversize and overweight trucks using county roads and bridges in North Dakota's Oil Patch has more than doubled...
June 16, 2012 - 12:00am
February 2, 2012
Seasonal highway load restrictions coming soon
Due to continued warm weather patterns, seasonal load restrictions may be implemented on North Dakota state highways in the near future. The North Dakota Department of Transportation recommends moving heavy loads before load restrictions are placed on state highways. Depending...
February 2, 2012 - 12:00am
January 6, 2012
$276M to help rebuild ND highways
GRAND FORKS -- The Devils Lake Basin and other flood-damaged regions of North Dakota soon will receive a total of $276 million in federal highway funding to help recover from the devastating floods of 2011. More than $89 million will be available for the Devils Lake Basin. That...
January 6, 2012 - 12:00am
August 25, 2010
US Highways 12 and 85 to get major overhaul
Major overhauls are planned for U.S. Highways 12 and 85 in southwestern North Dakota, said Francis Ziegler, director of the North Dakota Department...
August 25, 2010 - 12:00am