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Foundation may fall short of funds for Richardton nursing home
Nebraska man sentenced for sexually exploiting minors
South Dakota Highway Patrol to strictly enforce new 80 mph speed limit
New middle school designed with change in mind
North Dakota House approves legislator residency study
New rules take effect for Bakken crude: Will they improve safety?
North Dakota's new oil train safety checks seen missing risks
Marred by recent spill, pipeline company outlines next project
Company seeks flaring exemptions: XTO Energy wants 140 wells excused from rule
Schlumberger: Prudence the new normal for U.S. oil
Holten: The reason barns are red
Letter: E-cigs need more restrictions
Jacobs: ‘ND exceptionalism’ explains much about state
Other Views: Don’t be fooled by e-cig hype
Jolie’s message resonates with all women
Rolling Stones to play in Minneapolis on June 3
Patrick Hope: Jurassic snark
April is knocking: Gather those tax form if you have not filed
Bad bets: Compulsive gambling can snare people, devastate lives
How to avoid seasonal pressure to gamble
Dorothy P. Ficek
Dorothy P. Ficek
Gerald "Jerry" Schmidt
Grinsteinner’s newest role: Longtime head boys basketball coach named athletic director
DHS collects 4 state qualifiers in first meet
Powers: Vikings option remain open as draft nears
Twins select final rotation spot
Dorn leaves a legacy in NDSU women’s athletics
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
New FEMA rule could hike cost of new Fargo homes
FARGO – Homebuilders here are watching the Federal Emergency Management Agency closely for a decision expected in the next month or so that they say could bump up the cost of area housing. The agency is raising the estimated level of a once-every-100-year flood by a foot on...
news / north dakota
December 1, 2014 - 11:02am
July 7, 2014
A Venture into home building
Chad Glasser is as busy as a 28-year-old man can get. During work hours, he’s the owner and general contractor of a growing home building company, as well as a real estate agent. He also makes sure the truck stop diner he and his wife, Brittni, own in east Dickinson runs smoothly....
July 7, 2014 - 8:58pm
January 10, 2014
Dickinson real estate market deals with major changes
In the next year Dickinson is expected to make several dramatic changes. The first big-box store in more than eight years will open, construction is expected to begin on several other retail spaces on the west side of town, and a new clinic and hospital will be opening. The real...
news / local
January 10, 2014 - 11:41pm
January 4, 2014
After July seizure, all but 3 of 170-plus puppy mill dogs in permanent homes
MOORHEAD, Minn. — In a sea of 170-plus puppy mill dogs, so many they had to be identified by a number instead of a name, Brenda Olson-Wray tried to give love to every one of them. Olson-Wray, along with other volunteers, made the drive twice every day to the Casselton veterinary...
news / north dakota
January 4, 2014 - 2:07pm
December 11, 2013
Last FEMA trailers in Minot on their way out
The Associated Press MINOT — The last handful of Federal Emergency Management Agency mobile homes brought to Minot following historic Souris River flooding two years ago are on their way out of the city. FEMA made more than 2,000 of the homes available to residents displaced...
news / north dakota
December 11, 2013 - 6:26pm
April 24, 2013
Winter weather chills home construction in Dickinson
"Normal" winter weather and some early spring storms have caused lags in home construction and sales, but a thaw coming soon and big projects...
April 24, 2013 - 12:00am
April 22, 2013
Dickinson home, business assessed values leap after latest estimates
In real estate, there is a common saying based on the importance of "location, location, location" when assessing market value. Apparently, the location people are talking about is Dickinson. The city on Friday sent out letters outlining new yearly assessment numbers for owners...
local / news / north dakota
April 22, 2013 - 11:12pm
July 6, 2012
Insurance companies send crews into wildfire areas to protect homes
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- When firefighter Eric Morris shows up at wildfires across the West, locals battling the flames sometimes look at him and wonder who sent him. The answer isn't a public agency. It's an insurance company. Morris is among a group of private firefighters...
July 6, 2012 - 12:00am
May 18, 2012
A dozen homes to be left in Mott flood zone; 9 houses need removed by June 1
About a dozen homes will be left in the flood zone along Cannonball River in Mott when the buyout ends in 60 days. The Cannonball River poured over its banks and flooded Mott and other portions of Hettinger County in the spring of 2009. That year, nine severely flooded homes near...
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
Homefront: Fourth time's the charm
From the front it may look like a church, from the back, a cabin through the wooded hills of Rocky Butte Park, but to Richard and Shirley Dukart,...
local / news
April 18, 2010 - 12:00am
March 13, 2009
Daily nursing home rates look healthy
Two out of six area nursing homes are charging patients below the state average, according to a report released by the North Dakota Department of Health this week. Good Samaritan Nursing Center in Mott and St. Benedict's Health Center in Dickinson consistently came in lower than...
March 13, 2009 - 11:30pm
January 26, 2009
Home sales rise in December
A private research group's monthly forecast of economic activity rose unexpectedly in December, mostly because the flood of federal bailouts increased the money supply. Separately, existing home sales rose 6.5 percent in December to an annual rate of 4.74 million units, as the median...
January 26, 2009 - 7:00am