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Britain will not seek 'half in, half out' EU deal, May says
Most North Dakota airports take hit last year amid low oil prices, depressed Canadian dollar
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ND man accused of dragging horse down road with trailer, hitting man with rifle
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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
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Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
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Kicker lifts Steelers past Chiefs to advance to AFC title game
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Port: The Ringling Brothers Circus has a monument in North Dakota
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
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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
May 11, 2013
Low donations, high hay prices threaten Nokota horse
LINTON -- High hay prices caused by a prolonged drought and a sharp drop in donations have combined to threaten breeding herds for the Nokota...
May 11, 2013 - 12:00am
April 14, 2013
Back from the brink: Starved horses recover under care of Hatton couple
HATTON -- After their trailer ride from western North Dakota, Krystal, Ruby, Diamond, Princess, Karmel and Ginger were unloaded at the foot of a 1,000 pound-plus hay bale in the barn. They made a serious dent in it. "They ate hay for almost 12 straight hours," Doug Hannestad said....
April 14, 2013 - 12:00am
April 9, 2013
Farmers, ranchers welcome: Cattlemen's Supply LLC opens in downtown Dickinson
Dickinson-area farmers and ranchers have a new place to get supplies to take care of their cattle, horses and even pick up a treat for their...
April 9, 2013 - 12:00am
February 24, 2013
'He was death on the land': Bill Kiefer faces multiple charges for animal cruelty
FARGO -- Bill Kiefer and his bay mule made a conspicuous presence at last summer's Cow Town Hoe Down celebration in New Salem. Kiefer, a stranger...
February 24, 2013 - 12:00am
February 14, 2013
Neglected horses set to arrive in Hawley, Minn.
GRAND FORKS -- Between 20 and 30 of the horses rescued recently from neglect on two North Dakota ranches are set to arrive at a Hawley, Minn., facility on Saturday, where they will be adopted by horse owners, trainers and others outraged by the conditions they were left in. One area...
February 14, 2013 - 12:00am
February 5, 2013
All the hurting horses: Response to horse neglect cases comes from across the country
GRAND FORKS -- People from around the country are reacting to the discovery last week of 99 dead horses and more than 150 others starving and ailing while in the custody of a western North Dakota landowner. A 6-year-old girl in New York scrapped her plans to buy a dolphin and an...
February 5, 2013 - 12:00am
January 30, 2013
More neglected horses seized in North Dakota
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Authorities in Burleigh County seized 38 horses from a man on the same day officials in neighboring Morton County took 119 horses away from him. Ninety-six dead horses were discovered on the Morton County property and three dead horses were found on the Burleigh...
January 30, 2013 - 11:11am
August 24, 2012
Where the horses roam
The wild horses of Theodore Roosevelt National Park have no fear of tourists as they meander down the highway Tuesday afternoon.
August 24, 2012 - 12:00am
January 19, 2012
Fences a hot issue at Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission meeting
A development northwest of Dickinson is stirring debate once again. This time, adjacent landowners are concerned with liability issues regarding...
January 19, 2012 - 12:00am
December 14, 2011
Estray farm animals rare in Stark County
North Dakota has a policy for dealing with lost and abandoned animals, but officials said the number of cases is low. "There has been some around, but the ones we find we usually find owners for," Stark County Sheriff Clarence Tuhy said. This year four mares, four mules and one...
December 14, 2011 - 12:00am
July 7, 2011
BLM seeks new lands for wild horses
As wild horse populations grow and available pasture locations reach capacity, the Bureau of Land Management looks to quell the herds by finding new stomping ground. The BLM is accepting bids from small businesses for long-term pasture facilities to care for and maintain 800 to...
July 7, 2011 - 12:00am
February 9, 2011
Neighbors find dead horses
SENTINEL BUTTE -- Two skinny dead snow-covered horses are among the first things a visitor sees when they go to a farm near Sentinel Butte. Neighbors...
February 9, 2011 - 12:00am
October 24, 2010
Bashful back in the Badlands
MEDORA -- Bashful, a 3-year-old horse born in Theodore Roosevelt National Park, walks calmly into the buffalo pens Saturday, where he was rounded...
October 24, 2010 - 12:00am
May 21, 2010
Covered wagon and contagious smiles
Press Photo by Jennifer McBride Kale Warner, foreground, was among more than 30 students from Kid Academy Preschool in Dickinson who got to...
May 21, 2010 - 12:00am
September 24, 2009
Birth control planned for wild horses
MEDORA (AP) -- Theodore Roosevelt National Park officials plan to use birth control in wild horses for the first time. The park's horses will be rounded up next month and about 90 of them sold at a public auction Oct. 23. Auctions have been used in the past to control the herd size....
September 24, 2009 - 8:55am