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In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
June 27, 2016
Camping restrictions at western N.D. WMAs lifted for days after Fourth of July
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Game and Fish Department is lifting the Tuesday-Wednesday no-camping restriction during the week of July 4 on wildlife...
June 27, 2016 - 1:08pm
December 19, 2015
Paralyzed Keene man takes last mountain lion of season in N.D. with help of his friends
It was late July 2008 when Levi Wisness asked his friend, Rusty Christophersen, to do him a favor. Levi wanted Christophersen to help his younger...
December 19, 2015 - 10:30pm
July 24, 2014
Battlefield site of conflicts
On July 28, 1864, Civil War General Alfred Sully and 2,200 troops staged an attack on a gathering of Native Americans — including Teton, Yanktonai, Lakota and Dakota bands — at Killdeer Mountain, regarded to this day as a sacred site for many Native American tribes. While the...
July 24, 2014 - 11:31pm
'Overlooked' history: Impacts of Killdeer Mountain Battle felt 150 years later
Monday marks 150 years since the battle at Killdeer Mountain, an event that shaped North Dakota in ways felt more than a century later. As one...
July 24, 2014 - 11:19pm
June 23, 2014
Landowner closes access to Medicine Hole
KILLDEER -- Amid a year of debate over private property rights in the area, the landowners of Medicine Hole has closed it to the public. The...
June 23, 2014 - 7:27pm
Letter: Public presumptions lead to closure of Medicine Hole
In the past, the general public acted and/or believed as though they had the right to access Medicine Hole and the top of Killdeer Mountains. The general public presumed, but never had, this right. It was only because of the gracious generosity of the private landowners that the public...
June 23, 2014 - 7:26pm
Regulators OK power line crossing Killdeer Mountain battlefield area; Project still needs federal approval
BISMARCK – State regulators granted a permit Wednesday for a high-voltage power line that will cross the area of an 1864 battle between American...
April 23, 2014 - 10:43pm
March 26, 2014
Bill aims to make monument declaration process more public
WASHINGTON — The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday passed legislation aimed at making presidential national monument declaration decisions open to public comment, according to Rep. Kevin Cramer’s office. The North Dakota Republican voted for the Ensuring Public Involvement...
March 26, 2014 - 9:55pm
February 8, 2014
‘No mistakes were made’ at Killdeer Mountains: NDSU professor claims that historic value of power line path ignored on purpose
FARGO – Call it the second Battle of Killdeer Mountain – a clash between growing power needs associated with the oil boom and preservation of what one historian calls the Gettysburg of the Plains. It’s a clash the power company, Basin Electric Power Cooperative, tried to avoid...
February 8, 2014 - 11:33pm
January 16, 2014
National championship for extreme racing coming to Badlands
A national extreme racing championship is going from tropical Belize to the North Dakota Badlands. The race, said Dunn County Jobs Development...
January 16, 2014 - 11:04pm
Tribal members speak against power line plan near battle site
Members of North Dakota Native American tribes spoke in opposition Thursday to a proposed transmission line that would run through the Killdeer...
January 16, 2014 - 9:34pm
October 14, 2013
Plan for transmission line near Killdeer Mountain battlefield clashes with historical study
KILLDEER - The Battle of Killdeer Mountain is regarded as the climactic clash of the Dakota War in Dakota Territory. The battlefield, where...
October 14, 2013 - 12:00am
September 12, 2013
Other views: Developments in Killdeer Mountains ignore historical value
The simmering outrage over possible violation of one of North Dakota's most significant historical sites invites national attention. The Killdeer...
September 12, 2013 - 12:00am
September 11, 2013
Tribes pass resolution opposing Killdeer Mouintain Battlefield line
KILLDEER -- North Dakota's Native Americans officially oppose further development on the Killdeer Mountain Battlefield Historic Site, the United Tribes of North Dakota said in a resolution. Basin Electric Power Cooperative has proposed a power line that would run through the battlefield...
September 11, 2013 - 6:45pm
September 5, 2013
Public Service Commissioner hears concerns over Basin power line
KILLDEER -- Basin Electric Power Cooperative committed to moving a substation off Killdeer Mountain Battlefield at a public hearing for the project...
September 5, 2013 - 12:00am