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Police relied on news footage, Facebook posts to charge Dakota Access Pipeline protesters
Trump's Supreme Court nominee could shape Native American issues, UND professor says
Federal funds give refugees a start, but communities offer local safety net
House Speaker Ryan backs embattled intelligence panel chairman
In Montana, officials ask legislators to clarify Marsy's Law
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nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Former, current, future BSU women's players join Team USA boycott
Midgets compete in Class A Indoor Track and Field Championships
DSU track and field competes in Spearfish
Blue Hawk baseball sweeps weekend against Presentation
Gibson’s recovery right on track with spring ball
Port: Reform to North Dakota’s oil spill guidelines is imperfect but an improvement over the status quo
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
Mike Jacobs: Surprise! A sighting of North Dakota's new governor
Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
ND abortion provider: Judge Neil Gorsuch would oppress women's rights
Kathryn Koyama Wandler
Clemence "Clem" Allmaras
M. Leroy Jacobs
Arlene J. Kramer
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
January 15, 2015
State: Brine spill reached Missouri River
WILLISTON — Brine escaped from a leak in a saltwater disposal line in Williams County has reached the Missouri River, the North Dakota Department of Health said Thursday. Summit Midstream owns the line but it’s operated by subsidiary Meadowlark Midstream Company. The rupture...
January 15, 2015 - 11:22pm
October 24, 2014
Lake Sakakawea needs to be lowered, state engineer says
BISMARCK — The state engineer says the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers should release at least 6 feet of water from Lake Sakakawea before freeze-up to lessen the chance of ice jams and flooding this winter. The corps will unveil its annual operating plan for the Missouri River in...
October 24, 2014 - 11:08pm
October 18, 2014
Lake Sakakawea Park could double in size
PICK CITY — Lake Sakakawea State Park Superintendent Greg Corcoran drives a pickup across a beautiful peninsula that could soon be home to...
October 18, 2014 - 5:12pm
September 12, 2014
Rural organizations receive $500,000 in USDA grants
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture is awarding more than $500,000 in rural development grants to organizations around North Dakota. Dickinson State University’s Strom Center, Bowman County Jobs Development and an investment fund that will study the feasibility of...
September 12, 2014 - 7:46pm
August 7, 2014
Pruitt, Northrop win walleye tournament
Fishing is a test of patience.
August 7, 2014 - 12:11am
July 13, 2014
FOTB: The school of fish: Teacher and fishing guide gives lessons on Lake Sakakawea
WILLISTON — Matt Liebel may be a fish whisperer. The Watford City native started fishing before age 5, and like any savvy fish whisperer-in-training,...
July 13, 2014 - 12:22am
July 10, 2014
Leaving a trail: Million gallon saltwater spill leaves trail of dead vegetation
MANDAREE — A pipeline leak in a remote area near the Missouri River is estimated to have spilled more than 1 million gallons of saltwater and...
July 10, 2014 - 10:33pm
July 9, 2014
Pipeline company says spill contained: Three Affiliated Tribes to take over investigation on leak into Missouri River
MANDAREE — The owner of a pipeline that is leaking near the Missouri River said Wednesday that the leak has been contained. In a statement issued Wednesday, Crestwood Midstream Partners said an emergency response team has been on site and “working around the clock” to implement...
July 9, 2014 - 10:46pm
Pipeline leaks near Missouri River
MANDAREE -- Authorities are responding to a pipeline leak near the Missouri River in northwest North Dakota. An oil sheen has appeared on the Missouri River, said Jerry Samuelson, emergency manager for McKenzie County. He said the leaking pipeline was being used to carry...
July 9, 2014 - 1:33pm
May 30, 2014
Heitkamp decries Army Corps for water charges: Senator: ‘We have to bring the promise of water to those who wait’
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., decried U.S. Army Corps of Engineers attempts to charge for Lake Sakakawea water during a visit to Dickinson on...
May 30, 2014 - 11:28pm
May 27, 2014
Inspectors find two pipelines leaked oil, gas into Sakakawea tributary last week
BISMARCK – Last week’s spill of petroleum products into a tributary of Lake Sakakawea has been traced to two leaking pipelines located within about 10 feet of each other, a North Dakota Department of Health official said Tuesday. Karl Rockeman, director of the Division of...
May 27, 2014 - 3:09pm
May 23, 2014
Officials investigate pipeline leak near Sand Creek
CHARLSON — About 10 to 20 gallons of a petroleum product have spilled into Sand Creek, a tributary of Lake Sakakawea, the North Dakota Department of Health said Friday. The product that spilled has not been positively identified, but appears to be associated with a pipeline...
May 23, 2014 - 6:19pm
May 13, 2014
Act would stop extra Missouri water charges
A new addition to the Water Resources Development Act would stop North Dakotans from being charged extra for Missouri River reservoir water by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. U.S. Sen. John Hoeven said state residents and businesses have a legal right to the water in the river...
May 13, 2014 - 6:41pm
March 7, 2014
Group floats idea of a ferry across Lake Sakakawea
WILLISTON — A ferry to float vehicles across Lake Sakakawea could relieve traffic on overburdened Oil Patch highways, a group working to plan western North Dakota’s future said. Members of the Vision West ND Consortium voted this week to fund a study to explore the feasibility...
March 7, 2014 - 5:14pm
February 25, 2014
Farrell to Army Corps: ‘Butt out’: North Dakota officials question agency practices
The feud over who controls access to Missouri River water in the state flared up at the North Dakota Reclamation Conference on Tuesday the Astoria Hotel & Suites. Daniel Farrell, hydrologist manager for the North Dakota State Water Commission, said the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
February 25, 2014 - 11:47pm