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The epic bender to celebrate George Washington and the newly finished U.S. Constitution
Snowfall heaviest in far southeast ND, but clearing on its way
Congressman Cramer’s son in critical condition in ICU unit
North Dakota's first syringe exchange program tackles trust issues
One year after pipeline protest's end, 'I would have done it all over again'
crime and courts
nation and world
United and Delta cut ties to NRA as boycott movement spreads to global corporations
Thank teachers for mastering the art of making a lasting impact
Oneok announces new gas processing plant for Bakken core
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
Spud industry going on offensive, think 'performance vegetable'
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
Lipstick and the memories that remain of loved ones
What to know about nursing home costs and hospice care insurance
Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
NDSU potato varieties are popular garden choices
Everyone take a deep breath. Your Instant Pot pressure cooker has not been recalled.
Unexpected Olympic moments up a frozen river
Central downs Bismarck Century, captures 27th state hockey title
Teague helps lift Wolves over Bulls, without injured Butler
UND rallies to tie Miami, but only grabs one point in key series
Curl leads Bismarck to fourth-straight N.D. girls title
Commentary: Thank you, Joy Behar
Commentary: Heitkamp's has a perfect opportunity to prove her commitment to bipartisanship
Commentary: Backers of ballot measure to create an ethics commission now maybe don’t want an ethics commission
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Commentary: Trump’s call to arm teachers is kind of dumb
Marvin M. "Marv" Morel
Ronald J. "Ron" Heidt
Supporting Denny McNamara
Donald & Angela
Guild Mortgage serves local community
Synthetic ice, twice as nice!: Belfield’s skating rink enriches 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
April 11, 2013
Dems create plan to restore funding for oil-impacted areas
BISMARCK -- Democratic lawmakers have proposed a plan to restore infrastructure funding to oil-impacted counties after a Senate committee stripped a bill of nearly $300 million mainly designated for western North Dakota. Sen. Connie Triplett, D-Grand Forks, said Thursday during...
April 11, 2013 - 10:49pm
March 2, 2013
At half-time, where GOP sees progress, Dems see problems
BISMARCK -- As the Legislature headed into a mid-session break, House Majority Leader Al Carlson highlighted progress on property tax relief, infrastructure and setting aside money for a rainy day. "Three things that were very important to us going in and we have every intention...
March 2, 2013 - 12:00am
January 31, 2013
Dickinson officials lobby to stay out of debt
BISMARCK -- An additional 22,000 people are expected to settle in Dickinson over the next seven years, further stretching the city's infrastructure as it struggles to keep up with water supply, wastewater and other issues. At the end of the current biennium, the city is looking...
January 31, 2013 - 12:00am
January 6, 2013
Water in, water out: Millions of dollars are needed to upgrade Dickinson's H20, sewer systems
Dickinson will need to spend millions of dollars in the next few years to upgrade its water and sewer systems to support projected growth in...
January 6, 2013 - 12:00am
December 28, 2012
Dickinson may need $178M to complete more than 40 projects
To support the planned residential and commercial growth coming to Dickinson, the city may need about $178 million in the next biennium to complete more than 40 projects. At a special City Commission meeting at the Dickinson Area Public Library on Thursday, commissioners, city officials...
December 28, 2012 - 12:00am
November 29, 2012
Sundance developers infrastructure warranty required in agreement by Dickinson officials
In an effort to save Dickinson and its taxpayers money, city officials added a clause to a planned unit development agreement obliging the developer to warranty two subdivisions' infrastructure for five years once they're turned over to the city. The clause was added to the Sundance...
November 29, 2012 - 12:00am
November 23, 2012
Dodge roads fall victim to time: City working on infrastructure plan
Time has taken its toll on the streets of Dodge. The pavement was chipped, cracked and sealed several times, but now it's time the city looks at undertaking some real work on the city's streets, said Mayor Leonard Strifle. "We had the streets put in some time in the early '70s and...
November 23, 2012 - 12:00am
October 26, 2012
Dickinson infrastructure must grow: Planning project suggests it will take millions to help city keep up with population growth
The "Roadmap to the Future" is almost complete. The year-plus planning project conducted by Kadrmas, Lee and Jackson on behalf of the city of Dickinson will wrap up next month and is expected to be approved in January. Representatives from KLJ presented "Dickinson 2035: Roadmap to...
October 26, 2012 - 12:00am
October 6, 2012
Gubernatorial Debate: Candidates square off on oil boom challenges
FARGO -- The candidates in the North Dakota governor's race clashed in a debate Friday over their differing approaches to dealing with challenges...
October 6, 2012 - 12:00am
August 4, 2012
Ag industry facing challenges: Roads, surface rights important issues
As the fall elections draw near, southwest North Dakota has many issues it must face. The agricultural industry is booming, just like the oil...
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
July 27, 2012
Updated energy policy emphasizes infrastructure
BISMARCK -- An updated version of the state's energy policy emphasizes the need to invest in infrastructure, conduct more research and development,...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 7, 2012
Dunn County calls for crew camp moratorium
A crew camp moratorium will be in place in Dunn Center until the city can better review its housing situation. The moratorium was decided on at a special City Council meeting last week after it learned of a resident who was housing 10 to 12 workers on their property without getting...
July 7, 2012 - 12:00am
July 5, 2012
Bank to share royalties with oil-impacted towns
BISMARCK (AP) -- A bank with mineral interests in western North Dakota is returning some of its royalty income to communities that are impacted by oil development. AgriBank is the finance bank for Farm Credit Services.
July 5, 2012 - 12:00am
May 31, 2012
Official: State should invest up to $5 billion in oil counties
WILLISTON -- The state should invest up to $5 billion in northwest North Dakota communities with the most oil activity, the president of the North Dakota Petroleum Council said Wednesday. Ron Ness, while testifying to a group of legislators meeting in Williston, said communities...
May 31, 2012 - 12:00am
April 13, 2012
North Dakota infrastructure could limit Bakken drilling
DENVER (AP) -- Infrastructure challenges in western North Dakota could limit the number of oil and gas drilling rigs in the Bakken system's rich Williston Basin, industry executives said at a conference Thursday. As companies have flocked to tap resources there, heavy equipment has...
April 13, 2012 - 12:00am