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A quarter-century after the Cold War's end, veterans of Grand Forks Air Force Base recall the days when they and the world were a key-turn away from an atomic Armageddon.
Former addicts look to help others through new ACTS program
Same-sex Dickinson couple reflect on marriage
New court battle brewing on different pipeline
Heavy rain, saturated soil set stage for major flooding, but it’s too early to tell for sure
crime and courts
nation and world
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Drug prices keep rising with no end in sight
The corny truth about high fructose corn syrup
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Blue Jays rally past Twins, 8-7
'A special feeling': Blue Hawks enter the season with high hopes
Game in Miles City a reminder of Dickinson State players' roots
Former coach's work still the blueprint for Blue Hawks' defense
Position by position: A closer look at all 22 Dickinson State starters on offense and defense
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
Live pregame show, blog: Charleston Southern at Bison football game
November 10, 2013
ND officials debate need for list of ‘special places’ to be protected
FARGO — A divided North Dakota Industrial Commission soon will decide whether to designate special places subject to development restrictions to protect them from oil drilling or other development. The commission has discussed the possibility of a list of special sites for half...
November 10, 2013 - 9:10am
September 13, 2013
Power-hungry Oil Patch creates need for controversial power line
WILLISTON -- The need for power in oil-producing counties is projected to grow more than 1,000 megawatts by 2025, but a proposed transmission line to deliver that electricity is drawing environmental and cultural concerns. The Public Service Commission held a third and final hearing...
September 13, 2013 - 12:00am
August 16, 2013
Alliance fighting for Killdeer Mountain
NOTE: See today's edition for a map of 40 locations North Dakotans want protected from energy development. KILLDEER - Rob Sand has one last...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
April 20, 2013
Athletes, scientists to tackle North Dakota Badlands to see oil boom affects
All in the name of science, a seemingly unlikely pairing of athletes and scientists will descend upon the North Dakota Badlands in an effort to catalog the area and determine if the oil boom is affecting the wilderness from the Killdeer Mountains to the Elkhorn Ranch to Sully Creek...
April 20, 2013 - 12:00am
February 21, 2013
Industrial Commission upholds Killdeer Mountain drilling decision
BISMARCK -- In a unanimous decision on Wednesday, the North Dakota Industrial Commission voted to uphold a recent decision allowing oil drilling in an area in Dunn County near Killdeer Mountain. The IC -- comprised of North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem...
February 21, 2013 - 12:00am
February 8, 2013
Money requested to study Killdeer Mountain
BISMARCK -- A proposal in the state Senate seeks to provide $250,000 to do an archaeological study within the Battle of Killdeer Mountain study area, in part due to the encroachment of oil development. Senate Majority Leader Rich Wardner, R-Dickinson, testified Thursday to the Senate...
February 8, 2013 - 12:00am
January 25, 2013
Killdeer Mountain drilling gets Industrial Commission approval
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Industrial Commission late Thursday unanimously approved a plan to drill for oil in an area of the Killdeer Mountains...
January 25, 2013 - 12:00am
January 20, 2013
Saving Killdeer Mountain: Varied interests out to protect potential oil site
KILLDEER -- An area of Killdeer Mountain proposed for oil development has rich archeological resources with potential to be added to the National...
January 20, 2013 - 12:00am
July 28, 2011
Killdeer Mountain hike to commemorate historic battle
Land in Dunn County that is now known as pasture and buttes was the site of a significant conflict 147 years ago. Today marks the commemoration of the battle at Killdeer Mountain. The conflict of 1864 was between troops commanded by U.S.
July 28, 2011 - 12:00am