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SD woman admits to beating her 5-year-old child to death
Blotter: Man arrested for aggravated assault
Theodore Roosevelt National Park fires 90 percent contained
Possibly 2 die when car flies through air, goes through St. Paul city bus
The Arc of Dickinson opens space for arts, 'shabby-chic' store to come
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
Martinez homers twice; Tigers sink Twins
Report: Timberwolves one of ‘preferred landing spots’ for Kyrie Irving
Bismarck's Ripplinger takes second place in Cadet Greco-Roman tournament
United's Kallman working to be a more vocal leader
Vikings' Murray to report to camp Sunday
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
Column: Mom uses kindness to teach about differences
Column: A judiciary transformed at blazing speed under Trump
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
Trump has made it a priority to dismantle Obama's legacy. He has little to show for it so far.
Stanley Orin Oberg
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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April 21, 2012
Minn. senator tours Oil Patch
WILLISTON -- North Dakota isn't the only state benefiting from the oil boom, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar said Friday. As the Minnesota Democrat...
April 21, 2012 - 12:00am
December 16, 2009
Dead moose samples inconclusive
After two moose mysteriously wandered into Theodore Roosevelt National Park near Medora in September, one was found dead and test results on the cause are inconclusive, a park official said Tuesday. Mike Oehler, TRNP wildlife biologist, said official test results on 20 samples sent...
December 16, 2009 - 12:00am
December 3, 2009
Families of war suicide victims deserve support
One day in 1970, I was sitting in a classroom in radio school at the Naval Training Center in San Diego. Out of the corner of my eye I glimpsed a vague shape flashing past the window. A young sailor had jumped from the roof into the courtyard three stories below, making his separate...
December 3, 2009 - 12:00am
November 26, 2009
Utah family struggles to make sense of cave death
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The brother of a man who died early Thursday trapped 700-feet inside a Utah cave said his family is remarkably strong but struggles to make sense of what happened. John Jones, 26, of Stansbury Park, died nearly 28 hours after he became stuck upside-down in...
November 26, 2009 - 2:36pm
September 3, 2009
Texas bill has national implications
Down here in Texas, the state Legislature meets every two years and passes a set of new laws, some good, some bad, some peculiar. Texas House Bill 2504 fits in the last category, but it's worth consideration for the light that it reflects on our attitudes toward higher education...
September 3, 2009 - 12:00am
August 27, 2009
What's going on at Theodore Roosevelt National Park?
National park to offer you-pick-it hike The last wilderness hike of the season in the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park is Sunday, Sept. 6. Hikers should meet wilderness ranger John Heiser at the picnic area near the amphitheater in the Juniper Campground in the park's...
August 27, 2009 - 12:00am
Health care should be a privilege
Call me a socialist -- and certainly someone will -- but in light of President Barack Obama's diminishing insistence on a public option in the health care reform package that is developing in Congress, it's worth noting that, despite the noisy support for the status quo arising from...
August 27, 2009 - 12:00am
August 13, 2009
You will miss the post office
The handwriting on the wall of the local post office is not hard to read: The United States Postal Service, established at about the same time as our country, 1775, is probably on its way out. I'll miss it. But the numbers are grim: Even though a recent study by the Government Accounting...
August 13, 2009 - 12:00am
August 6, 2009
Government hardly universally incompetent
Here's Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C., speaking recently in opposition to government involvement in health care reform: "We've never seen the government operate a plan of any kind effectively..." This sentiment is a regular refrain on talk radio and at conservative rallies, but even granting...
August 6, 2009 - 12:00am
July 30, 2009
Cops deserve more respect
As my students confront that most daunting of writing tasks -- thinking of something to say -- I discourage their easy reliance on recurrent but worn-out writing-class topics like abortion, gun control and TV violence. Instead I urge them to observe the world around them to see what...
July 30, 2009 - 12:00am
July 2, 2009
When North Dakota Game and Fish Department officials went out to conduct the annual spring pheasant crowing counts they expected to see a decrease from last year following a severe winter. And while that expectation was on the money with a 25 percent decrease, the state's pheasant...
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am
U.S. and Iran, natural allies
The events in Iran after the election on June 12 challenge our understanding of that complex country, but here are a few ideas to consider. First, I don't know what the precisely proper presidential response to the current turmoil in Iran should have been. And neither do you. However,...
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am
June 25, 2009
Apprenticeship license available in August
Aspiring apprentice hunters who tried to apply for a deer tag earlier this month when applications were due may have been a bit confused when they found out they couldn't. That's because a new law, which allows those 16 years old or older who haven't completed the hunter education...
June 25, 2009 - 12:00am
June 18, 2009
Growing up in the Twin Cities, Paul Quinn used to take a handful of oatmeal from the kitchen, take it down to an area fishing hole and go fishing. It's not your typical bait, but the local radio personality and avid fisherman, Quinn said it's the perfect thing to lure a fish that...
June 18, 2009 - 12:00am
Another ominous tipping point?
Adjacent stories in the newspaper, taken together, often add up to more than the sum of the parts. For example, last week an Associated Press story by H. Josef Hebert reported on the decreasing likelihood of consensus in the House and Senate on a renewable energy standard for the...
June 18, 2009 - 12:00am