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Dalrymple asks attorney general to investigate McKenzie sheriff
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
Hemp may be next gold mine for Native American tribes
AARP sues U.S. agency over employee wellness programs
Obama trolls Trump over 'mean tweet' on late-night TV
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Martin R. Harnisch
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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
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