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A Penny Saved: Frank coordinates local AARP tax aide effort
$1.3 million NDSU building dispute with contractor has landed in court
Teachers say Florida shooter's problems started in middle school, and the system tried to help him
Trump lashes out over Russia probe in weekend tweetstorm
Man in custody after firing multiple shots inside a Grand Forks home
crime and courts
nation and world
5 things in food and agriculture we can agree on
Research shows consumers trust farmers
6 ways FFA prepares students for job interviews, future careers
What FFA meant to him: Young farmer sees big benefits
How healthy are the food options in your rural community?
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
'The Badlands Girl,' a western film produced in North Dakota
She didn't expect her video of a screaming Delta passenger would go viral - now she feels bad
Looking at life through the lens of war: DSU to present "Time Stands Still'
'Tintypes' a musical melting pot
ABATE plans biker ball
Norway soars to victory in team ski jumping event
Canada crush OAR to set up U.S. showdown
Marvin, Lamoureux score goals to send U.S. to gold-medal game at Olympics
A fist-bump instead of a handshake? Norovirus precautions overtake Olympic tradition
U.S. women's hockey team breezes past Finland, will play for gold
Commentary: Trump is ignoring the worst attack on America since 9/11
Commentary: The argument for gun control is myopic and shallow
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Cramer's blind devotion to Trump has clouded his perspective
COMMENTARY: You haven't beaten Heidi Heitkamp yet, Republicans
Brian Terry Gravning
Raymond F. Sigl, Jr.
Theodora "Teddy" Sabrosky
Michael R. Urlacher
Donald & Angela
Synthetic ice, twice as nice!: Belfield’s skating rink enriches community
Guild Mortgage serves local community
A good year, a good meal: Burly’s Roughrider serves steaks and smiles
South Heart school addition finishes up
South Heart elementary principal is committed to her students
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
December 15, 2014
Developers to take another shot at Fryburg housing project
FRYBURG — Despite a predicted downturn in oil drilling, developers, whose proposed project was rejected earlier this year, are back with a scaled-down plan to turn the former Fryburg school into housing for oil workers. Richard Brown, of Morgan Chase Management, said he...
December 15, 2014 - 10:19pm
December 12, 2014
Heitkamp works for homeowner financing relief in Oil Patch
WASHINGTON — Sen. Heidi Heitkamp’s hard work to bring financial relief to those living in the Oil Patch is starting to pay off. The Democrat from North Dakota announced Wednesday that the Federal Housing Administration has allocated higher loan limits for seven western North...
December 12, 2014 - 11:41pm
December 8, 2014
Homeless veterans get support from HUD and VA
Veterans in Stark County are getting help from the federal government in paying for affordable housing. On Monday, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced the spending of $62 million that will be used to help...
December 8, 2014 - 3:49pm
December 3, 2014
Webinar to focus on making multifamily housing affordable
Dickinson State University’s Strom Center is hosting a free webinar on making multifamily housing affordable at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 9. Bill Hourigan, a housing outreach officer with the North Dakota Housing Finance Agency, and Keith Olson, the regional director of the North Dakota...
December 3, 2014 - 10:38pm
November 5, 2014
Company plans 126-unit Killdeer complex
KILLDEER — Minneapolis-based Oppidan Investment Co. has announced plans to develop an apartment development in Killdeer to serve the oil-related growth in the city. The Killdeer Highlands Apartments will sit near 103rd Avenue and Third Street, just northwest of Killdeer’s city...
November 5, 2014 - 10:02pm
November 3, 2014
McKenzie County housing development receives funding
BISMARCK -- A Watford city apartment complex will receive about $1.25 million in development support from North Dakota’s Housing Incentive Fund, the state Industrial Commission announced Monday.
November 3, 2014 - 6:11pm
October 22, 2014
More HUD for Oil Patch: Citing boom, agency raises limits for housing vouchers in western ND
BISMARCK — The federal government has agreed to raise the dollar limits for housing vouchers for low-income families in nine western North...
October 22, 2014 - 9:36pm
October 3, 2014
NPN project may bring crew camps to Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS — Temporary labor housing, commonly known as man camps, may be required to house the estimated 2,000 construction workers expected for the Northern Plains Nitrogen fertilizer project in Grand Forks. City officials say the need for some sort of temporary housing camp...
October 3, 2014 - 10:15pm
September 22, 2014
Letter: Dickinson urgently needs lower-priced rentals, better wages for lower-earning workforce
Even Walmart can’t keep enough staff available to keep the shelves restocked, and Bonanza just had to shut down —not due to lack of business, they had plenty of customers, but because they couldn’t keep enough staff to run the business. Methinks the “Powers That Be” in...
September 22, 2014 - 5:17pm
Companies facing big fines for temporary housing
WILLISTON — At least four companies in Williams County are facing significant fines and others could follow as 29 separate temp-housing permits approach their October expiration dates. The lowest fine is about $2 million and the highest is more than $6 million. The expiration...
September 22, 2014 - 4:53pm
September 16, 2014
Man’s gift to Williston: Affordable senior housing
WILLISTON -- Preservation was Earl Westereng’s No. 1 goal when he bought the old Williston High School in 2005. He and his partner’s...
September 16, 2014 - 6:18pm
September 10, 2014
Construction underway: BLM federal building workforce housing; USAF helps at no cost
Construction is underway on a 10-trailer complex for government employees at the Bureau of Land Management’s Dickinson office, where officials...
September 10, 2014 - 10:59pm
Housing forum tackles lack of affordable units in ND
BISMARCK — The trend of North Dakotans being forced to leave their homes because of skyrocketing rents and the state’s lack of affordable housing —especially in oil-impacted areas —will get worse before it gets better, an attorney said Wednesday during a housing forum here. Richard...
September 10, 2014 - 10:57pm
August 29, 2014
Small-town school adjusts to the oil boom: Housing a key to hiring teachers as school adds students, diversity
ALEXANDER — Leslie Bieber was fielding questions from parents and students Thursday morning, as the new year kicked off at Alexander Public...
August 29, 2014 - 9:31am
July 28, 2014
Oil boom causes high prices, housing shortage in Stanley
STANLEY — For Dorothy Lantto, the price is finally right. Lantto, 69, of Stanley, sat watching “The Price is Right,” a popular TV game...
July 28, 2014 - 12:41pm