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Minot now in planning stages for possible diversion channel to avert floods
Moorhead lawyer fights two-decade war on circumcision
ASTRO BOB: Don your spacesuit, we're going for a ride
ND to investigate redundancies in education
ND rural schools expand class offerings through online courses
crime and courts
nation and world
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
North Dakota has potential to tap federal drone integration program
American Crystal piles record-high tons
Deadline approaches for hay assistance
place a business brief
New video game letting users destroy oil infrastructure comes under fire
Iron Eyes to ask for necessity defense in Dakota Access case
Is new Line 3 needed? A look at the law, PUC’s impending decision
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
Devoted owners do anything to keep pets healthy
All grownups need reminders about younger self
Getting a dog might just save your life
Missing: Four cats. Reward: $100,000
Denver uses power-play goals to get split
Century wins third straight Class A volleyball title
Raiders end Blue Hawks season in first-round rout
Oshie, Holtby guide Capitals past Wild
Experience will guide Twins as they weigh extensions for budding stars
COMMENTARY: Don't let #MeToo turn into a witch hunt
Commentary: GMOs provide additional food choices
Letter: Get something ‘constructive done’
Letter: Learning is a team sport
Letter: Small Business Saturday highlights year-round impact of shopping small
Elizabeth "Betty" Zent
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Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
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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August 16, 2017
Judge rules oil drilling can resume at controversial Lake Sakakawea site
BISMARCK -- Drilling can resume, at least temporarily, at a controversial oil site near Lake Sakakawea, a federal judge in Bismarck ruled this...
August 16, 2017 - 3:39pm
June 27, 2017
Jet skier, pontoon operator still missing in ND waters
LAKE SAKAKAWEA, N.D. -- Two men presumed drowned in North Dakota waters had not been recovered as of late Tuesday afternoon. Chad Kanine, 42,...
June 27, 2017 - 5:39pm
April 19, 2017
Legislature approves Lake Sakakawea mineral bill
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Legislature has approved a bill clarifying that the state does not own minerals under Lake Sakakawea, setting...
April 19, 2017 - 8:00pm
April 6, 2017
House approves Missouri River mineral leasing bill estimated to cost $187 million
BISMARCK — House lawmakers voted 79-11 Thursday, April 6, to approve a plan that will change how minerals under Lake Sakakawea and the...
April 6, 2017 - 9:10pm
January 14, 2017
Bill seeks to resolve uncertainty over mineral ownership
BISMARCK — Watford City attorney Dennis Johnson generally sues oil companies. But the attorney who represents private mineral owners stood...
January 14, 2017 - 2:32pm
December 21, 2016
Tribe says 'wrong righted' in transfer of Lake Sakakawea land to tribe
LAKE SAKAKAWEA, N.D.—Three Affiliated Tribes Chairman Mark Fox said the recent restoration of 25,000 acres of land bordering Lake Sakakawea to the tribes helps mend an historic injustice caused by construction of Garrison Dam. The U.S. Army Corps returned excess land from reservoir...
December 21, 2016 - 6:09pm
August 5, 2016
Former worker says lake at risk of oil leak, pipeline contractor defends workmanship
NEW TOWN – A former crew member on an oil pipeline under construction in North Dakota claims that pipe installed under Lake Sakakawea was not...
August 5, 2016 - 5:07pm
July 16, 2016
Transfer land only a fraction of what tribes have lost
BISMARCK—Three Affiliated Tribes chairman Mark Fox says the acreage on Lake Sakakawea that is to be transferred back to his people represents...
July 16, 2016 - 10:49pm
June 23, 2016
Tribe to maintain public access to Lake Sakakawea
BISMARCK -- Three Affiliated Tribes Chairman Mark Fox says the public can be assured that current uses will be maintained when 30,000 acres of excess lands taken for construction of Garrison Dam is restored in trust to the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation. The transfer of lands higher...
June 23, 2016 - 5:46pm
June 22, 2016
Power restored to Southwest Water's Lake Sakakawea intake
The Southwest Water Authority asked more than 60,000 people in southwest North Dakota to conserve water Wednesday following a power outage at...
June 22, 2016 - 9:28pm
Dalrymple wants details on pending tribal land transfer along Lake Sakakawea
BISMARCK -- A pending transfer of 30,000 excess acres of federal land along Lake Sakakawea to the Three Affiliated Tribes is set to happen this...
June 22, 2016 - 8:55pm
June 10, 2016
Mega oil well site planned near busy Lake Sakakawea boat ramp
NEW TOWN, N.D. -- A multi-well oil pad above one of the busiest boat ramps on Lake Sakakawea is under extended review by federal land managers...
June 10, 2016 - 5:58pm
May 14, 2016
Rainbow smelt dying in Sakakawea
LAKE SAKAKAWEA — A fish kill affecting adult rainbow smelt is ongoing in portions of the upper half of Lake Sakakawea, according to the North Dakota Game and Fish Department. Dave Fryda, Missouri River System fisheries supervisor for Game and Fish, said the die-off cause — columnaris...
May 14, 2016 - 12:06am
April 29, 2016
Heroic rescue honored as families share story of Skunk Bay drowning and life-saving moments
MANNING—Tears, smiles, hugs and handshakes were in abundance on Thursday evening at the Dunn County Courthouse. "I think anyone that didn't...
April 29, 2016 - 10:54pm
April 24, 2016
Tribal land around Lake Sakakawea set to expand
GARRISON -- As the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers moves toward returning 30,500 acres of land taken as part of the Garrison Dam reservoir, debate...
April 24, 2016 - 3:00am