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Ohio police officer fired for abuse of power after pulling over daughter's boyfriend
Peltier's family still hopeful for clemency; policymakers disagree
Aiming high: Recent Grand Forks high school grad selected to attend national conference for aspiring medical leaders
Woman threatens to call police on 8-year-old selling water for a trip to Disneyland
Laura Ingalls Wilder's name stripped from children's book award over 'Little House' depictions of Native Americans
crime and courts
nation and world
China won't hold out from buying U.S. soybeans, broker predicts
It's tough to get started: Challenges of beginning farmers
Why the farm bill should matter to you
Don't worry about the kids -- they're doing just fine
Farm to Fork changing consumer perceptions about food and farming
place a business brief
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Wind developer's payment to Ducks Unlimited raises questions
Efforts to reduce wind energy impact to wildlife prompts controversy
China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
The best way to grill a burger keeps it off the grate
Instagrammers love this self-taught florist. Now the industry is finally catching on.
Dill-licious or no big dill? Testing pickle desserts, 2018's hottest food trend
Response to Mother's Day column was overwhelming
From North Dakota to New York City
Big Sticks split series with Hot Shots
Unforgiving final line change: Former Minot NHL linesman Nelson living with post-concussion syndrome
Lynx roll past Aces
Bluff propels Martin Truex Jr. to victory at Sonoma
Watson soars for third Travelers' triumph
Never mind the weeds
Commentary: Heidi Heitkamp's hypocritical hate machine
Congrats to Cramer!
Stenehjem's Attack on Our Health Care is Indefensible
Commentary: Bye-bye landline and premium cable TV
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Barbara R. Klein
ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
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
March 1, 2014
City of Williston struggles with worker housing costs: Commission looks to cover $1.5 million for employees
WILLISTON — The city of Williston is struggling to afford an increased cost of subsidizing employee housing while finding ways to pay for projects...
March 1, 2014 - 1:33am
February 12, 2014
AG bans unlicensed contractor in Dickinson: Consumer says Alderman Roofing accepted pay but did not do work
BISMARCK — Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem issued a cease and desist order Wednesday against a contractor who had been doing unlicensed business in Dickinson. David Alderman, owner of Alderman Roofing and Construction, also solicited and accepted payments from consumers and did...
February 12, 2014 - 11:30pm
February 11, 2014
Hot economy, cold comfort: The ND Oil Patch’s homeless problem
Lured by the promise of jobs created by the oil and gas boom, Mario Solano left his home in Miami to travel to a new life in the center of it...
February 11, 2014 - 5:51pm
January 25, 2014
Affordable housing a competitive game: Developers compete for federal, state tax credits
Although the Housing Incentive Fund has been tapped out since November, developers are still trying to find ways to bring affordable housing to Dickinson. Two housing projects — one an apartment building for seniors, the other two- and three-bedroom townhomes for low-income individuals...
January 25, 2014 - 6:39pm
December 27, 2013
2012 building record to stand
Dickinson’s record $389 million new construction permit value record set in 2012 stands another year. After back-to-back record-breaking years,...
December 27, 2013 - 9:30pm
December 26, 2013
Heitkamp sponsors bill to keep disabled vets in their homes
WASHINGTON — In an effort to ensure America’s disabled veterans receive all of the care they need to make sure their lives are of the best quality, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., along with Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., introduced in the Senate the Vulnerable Veterans Housing Reform...
December 26, 2013 - 8:48pm
December 25, 2013
Old Fryburg school could become lodging facility
FRYBURG — Long in the works, the sale of the old school complex here to be turned into a lodging facility could be completed early next year. Though...
December 25, 2013 - 4:42pm
November 15, 2013
Gate City Bank contributes $3M to Housing Incentive Fund
Gate City Bank President Steve Swiontek and Executive Vice President and Director of Lending Kevin Hanson presented Gov. Jack Dalrymple and North Dakota Housing Finance Agency Acting Executive Director Jolene Kline with a $3 million North Dakota Housing Incentive Fund contribution...
November 15, 2013 - 9:35pm
November 10, 2013
Faces of the Boom: After return to hometown, 76-year-old struggles to stay
WILLISTON — Phyllis Larson, 76, decided to retire for good two years ago. But then the Williston woman got a note on her door that her rent...
November 10, 2013 - 9:22am
November 9, 2013
Group protests rent hikes in Williston, seeks help from city
WILLISTON – Chuck Miles works six days a week at age 74 while battling cancer to pay his rent in Williston. Larry Granbois, 63, just applied...
November 9, 2013 - 9:07pm
November 7, 2013
$35.4M Housing Incentive Fund already depleted
BISMARCK — More than $35 million approved by state lawmakers last spring to spur construction of affordable housing for essential workers and low-income residents has already been committed, leaving no available funding until 2015 and demonstrating the pent-up demand for affordable...
November 7, 2013 - 8:42pm