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Memories of the beacon on the hill
Press Pass; Dickinson’s Wallace family has dedicated themselves to helping others, Fluffy Fields Vineyard and Winery open for business outside of Dickinson, Fracking jobs show signs of life in Bakken
Fluffy Fields Vineyard and Winery open for business outside of Dickinson
‘Red Lake’ documentary focuses on recovery
Replanting the prairie; Initiative aims to reintroduce prairie places to Fargo-Moorhead
crime and courts
nation and world
Landslide concerns prompt change in Dakota Access pipeline’s N.D. route
South Dakota ethanol industry calls for larger ethanol market
TransCanada formally seeks NAFTA damages in Keystone XL rejection
Authorities release name of Michigan oilfield worker who died Monday
PSC could vote on Brady Wind II next month
Kat Perkins releases musical tribute to late singer and friend Christina Grimmie
Rockin' Nikki and the Karaoke Guy featured at upcoming bandshell show
Outdoor Movie Night postponed until July 12
FEATURE PHOTO: No breaks for this bee
Ladybugs rescue plum tree from aphid attack
Talsma, former Blue Hawk Pelton unseat leaders to place first at Roughrider Days Rodeo
Griemsman sets Roughrider Days record with 15.51-second run in barrels
Bacca goal leads Colombia past U.S.
Ulmer wins first Dickinson feature of the year
Roesler aims for Rio Olympics as true contender
Omdahl: Sleuthing the mystery of the Burgum-Stenehjem race
Monke: New UND logo a missed opportunity
Port: Emotion is a poor basis for public policy
Other Views: UND’s ‘hawk’ logo will do
Letter: Decay in Dickinson
good bad and ugly
Lonny R. Tachenko
Roger B. Grau
Lisa (Hoppe) Zuraff
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
August 5, 2013
Forgotten clash still divides: Was N.D.'s deadliest conflict, 150 years ago, a battle or massacre?
If you go What: 150th Anniversary of Whitestone Hill conflict When: 9 a.m. Aug. 24, program concludes with 5:30 p.m.
News / North Dakota
August 5, 2013 - 10:02am
July 20, 2013
State careful when leasing land for oil development
BISMARCK -- A federal wildlife refuge and a deposit of flint once used for making stone tools are among the areas where oil and gas companies are seeking mineral rights at an upcoming state auction. But those areas have been flagged as sensitive by state agencies that are now asked...
Energy / News / North Dakota / oil
July 20, 2013 - 12:00am
July 10, 2013
A 'wunnerful' uncle, 'wunnerful' home: Lawrence Welk's niece recalls happy days at the family home in Strasburg
STRASBURG -- Fern Welk was a nurse and a nutritionist and a ferocious protector of her husband's diet, but when he came home to Strasburg, Lawrence...
lifestyles / News / North Dakota
July 10, 2013 - 11:25pm
May 15, 2013
Medora's trip through time: Preserve America funds help western ND town connect visitors with the past
MEDORA -- Looking back at the rocky cliffs outlining the northern edge of town after glancing at an 1884 photo taken outside of St. Mary's Catholic...
May 15, 2013 - 12:00am
February 7, 2013
Shirvani left rift in his wake in California
BISMARCK -- Questions about his leadership style aren't new for Hamid Shirvani, the embattled chancellor of the North Dakota University System. With North Dakota legislators discussing a proposal to allow a buyout of his three-year contract just seven months after he was tapped to...
February 7, 2013 - 12:00am
November 24, 2012
Bakken's namesake 'honored' by oil field name
TIOGA -- Lorin Bakken recalls it was 2007 when he began seeing his name in the newspaper and on TV frequently as the oil boom started to heat...
Bakken / News / North Dakota / oil
November 24, 2012 - 12:00am
October 23, 2012
Proposed wells draw controversy: Rancher, tribal member oppose drilling in Killdeer Mountains
Home to one historic battlefield site already, the Killdeer Mountains are the subject of a new North Dakota fight. This time, however, the battle is not between the U.S.
Energy / local / News / oil
October 23, 2012 - 12:00am
July 8, 2012
Dickinson: The Queen City; Old nickname for city on the western edge a mystery
Dickinson has been crowned "The Queen City of the Prairies" for more than a century, but it begs the question: Where did the name come from? "I've...
July 8, 2012 - 12:00am
May 28, 2012
Women 'witch' for graves with divining rods in Oil Patch
DORE -- Buried somewhere between a hill and the old schoolhouse site here are the remains of two young siblings who succumbed to illness and...
Energy / News / oil
May 28, 2012 - 7:58pm
May 22, 2012
Houston museum unveils $85 million dinosaur hall
HOUSTON (AP) -- Pups in her womb, a large eye visible behind the rib cage, one baby stuck in the birth canal: all fossilized evidence that this ancient marine beast, the Ichthyosaur, died in childbirth. Jurassic Mom's almost certainly painful death is perfectly preserved in a rare...
May 22, 2012 - 8:40am
April 6, 2012
VIDEO: Living History Museum at N.D. State Capitol
April 6, 2012 - 10:57am
March 8, 2012
What's believed to be full Titanic site mapped pieced together
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- Researchers have pieced together what's believed to be the first comprehensive map of the entire 3-by-5-mile Titanic debris field and hope it will provide new clues about what exactly happened the night 100 years ago when the superliner hit an iceberg,...
March 8, 2012 - 12:57pm
January 24, 2012
JFK library releases last of his secret tapes
BOSTON (AP) -- President John F. Kennedy's library is releasing 45 hours of privately recorded meetings and phone calls, providing a window into the final months of his life. The tapes include discussions of conflict in Vietnam, Soviet relations and the race to space, plans for...
January 24, 2012 - 11:39am
August 21, 2011
Diggers get glimpse of life 60 million years ago near Medora
MEDORA -- Before there were cowboys and horses in Medora there were palm trees and crocodiles. "It was a lot like south Florida here 60 million...
local / News
August 21, 2011 - 12:00am
August 20, 2011
Unique, historic Green River bridge near Dickinson may have to go
A bridge near Dickinson that is nearly 100 years old is eligible for a listing on the National Register of Historic Places, but it will take...
local / News
August 20, 2011 - 12:00am