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Florida lawmakers' emotional tour of shooting site sparks bipartisan talks on gun limits
Florida House refuses to debate guns, but declares porn dangerous
Armstrong files paperwork for House run in North Dakota
Swanson takes the stand in Bowman County homicide trial
'Daring greatly': National gathering dreams big for presidential library
crime and courts
nation and world
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
New pipeline proposed for Bakken natural gas liquids
Guild Mortgage serves local community
A Trump dating site used a sex offender as its model, and it has a few other issues, too
Greater North Dakota Chamber names new leader
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
Hearty onion and mushroom tart perfect for meatless meals
Billy Graham, charismatic evangelist with worldwide following, dies at 99
Cold weather car safety
'Be our guest' to another Disney classic
'The Badlands Girl,' a western film produced in North Dakota
'It feels unreal': Minnesota's Diggins sprints to long-awaited gold in cross-country
U.S. men's hockey team out of medal contention after losing in shootout
Lindsey Vonn wins bronze in her last Olympic downhill
Midgets trio selected to WDA girls hockey all-conference team
Late stops carry Bowman County past Heart River
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
Commentary: Heitkamp’s union allies canceled meeting with Cramer on the day he announced Senate campaign
How wine tastings transport you
Commentary: This is what happens when Democrats spend too much time listening to themselves
Commentary: NDGOP Chair Kelly Armstrong files documents for House campaign with FEC
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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
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January 10, 2018
Lawsuit claims ND 'gives away' $2 billion with Lake Sakakawea mineral law
A lawsuit filed Wednesday, Jan. 10, against the state of North Dakota seeks to prevent the transfer of up to $2 billion in oil and gas mineral...
January 10, 2018 - 6:51pm
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.
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