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Worker lifeflighted to Fargo following industrial accident
'Poop train' from New York befouled a small Alabama town, until the town fought back
Democratic party files lawsuit against Russia, Trump campaign, alleging conspiracy to influence the election
Diversion Authority seeks to restart Oxbow ring dike work
The Yellowstone supervolcano is a disaster waiting to happen
crime and courts
nation and world
The gift of a supportive mother-in-law
Record cold, snowstorms delay SD planting season
Dickinson Herberger's on bankruptcy list of stores set to close
Michelle Rook joins AgweekTV as anchor
Unnamed California investor buying up SD motels
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
Area pagans, Wiccans explain ancient festivals that mark spring, summer
George W. Bush recalls his mother as strong, lucid and funny as she approached death
She calmly landed the Southwest flight and broke barriers as a fighter pilot
Welcome to Sarah's Culinary Q & A: How to slice an onion without crying
'One last time': Barbara Bush had already faced a death more painful than her own
Former NFL player sells extremely rare Mickey Mantle rookie card for record $2.88M
Blue Hawks looking to bounce back in home opener
Zimmerman qualifies for Class B state meet in four events
Comeback kids: DHS girls tennis rallies to win WDA opener against Bismarck St. Mary’s
Midgets baseball drops season-opening doubleheader to Century
Commentary: The fight over online sales taxes cannot be about fairness
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
COLUMN: New law doesn't improve hiring process for superintendent
Analysis: Nikki Haley's extraordinary rebuke of the White House
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Finnly Jay Simonieg
Marie L. Kaiser
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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June 13, 2017
SD legislators reopen submerged farmland in northeast corner to fishing again
PIERRE, S.D. — The South Dakota Legislature passed a compromise bill designed to reopen some submerged farmland to fishing in the northeast...
June 13, 2017 - 7:22pm
January 28, 2017
NDGF surveys oxygen level on area water systems
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has been monitoring oxygen levels on lakes to assess if winter kills will occur. Mirror Lake in Hettinger, Cedar Lake southwest of New England, and Gascoyne Lake in Bowman County, are three lakes in the area that are at a high risk for partial...
January 28, 2017 - 8:48pm
August 25, 2016
Dakota Recreation Report
Outdoor notes V Aug. 27: Corn & Frank Fest, Fort Lincoln State Park. V Sept. 1: Dove season opens. V Sept. 2: Archery pronghorn (lottery license only) and archery deer seasons open. V Sept. 7: Missouri River Zone early Canada goose season closes. V Sept. 7: Fall turkey applications...
August 25, 2016 - 5:43pm
July 28, 2016
Dakota Recreation Report for July 29
Outdoor notes • Remember to pull plugs on boats when leaving a lake. • Beware of the potential for blue-green algae in small lakes. • July...
July 28, 2016 - 5:27pm
July 22, 2016
Blue-green algae warning issued for Bowman-Haley Reservoir
BOWMAN—State officials on Friday issued a blue-green algae warning for Bowman-Haley Reservoir after high levels of a hazardous toxin produced by the algae were detected in the water. The North Dakota Department of Health stated in a release that water samples collected Wednesday...
July 22, 2016 - 6:17pm
August 27, 2015
Driver in fatal Devils Lake boat crash charged
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. —The driver in a boat crash on Devils Lake that killed a Minnesota woman earlier this month is in custody. Thomas J. Burns, 54, Grand Forks, was arrested Wednesday afternoon at the Lake Region Law Enforcement Center after being interviewed by investigators,...
August 27, 2015 - 10:16am
July 9, 2015
Lakes are safe despite recent infections, officials say
GRAND FORKS -- Throughout the summer, many people will make the trek to one of the region's many lakes. But with an infection contracted in a lake being blamed for the death of an Alexandria, Minn., boy, many may hesitate before packing up and heading out this weekend. However,...
July 9, 2015 - 10:49pm
May 26, 2013
Beware of ticks: Carrier of Lyme disease thrives in lakes country
FARGO -- Now that Memorial Day weekend has arrived and summer has unofficially begun, those taking to the woods should remember: Beware of ticks. That's especially true when visiting the Minnesota lakes country, where deer ticks, which carry Lyme disease and other infections, thrive. Just...
May 26, 2013 - 12:00am
June 17, 2012
Minnesota: Where the lakes begin
WILLMAR, Minn. -- It's no secret that Minnesota boasts some of the most gorgeous natural scenery in the United States, due in large part to the...
June 17, 2012 - 12:00am
July 7, 2011
Dakota Recreation Report
Outdoor notes *Marginal Missouri River ramps: Steckel, Fort Rice. All other ramps closed. *Idle speed only from 1,000 feet south of the Steckel boat ramp on the Missouri River to MacLean Bottoms, including MacLean Bottoms. No boating in that same section from sundown to sunrise....
July 7, 2011 - 12:00am
June 9, 2011
Dakota Recreation Report
Outdoor notes *Usable Missouri River/Lake Oahe ramps: Hazelton, Beaver Bay, Walker Bottoms, Cattail Bay and Langelier's Bay. *Marginal Missouri River/Lake Oahe ramps: Stanton, Steckel, and Fort Rice. All other ramps are closed or unusable. *Idle speed only on the Missouri River...
June 9, 2011 - 12:00am
April 28, 2011
Dakota Recreation Report
Outdoor Notes *Sunday: Paddlefish season opens. *May 15: Spring turkey season closes. Tournaments *May 6: Missouri River, Rifle Range. *May 7: Missouri River, Marina Bay. Fishing * Lake Sakakawea elevation, Wednesday: 1,846.4 feet above mean sea level; 15,000 cubic feet...
April 28, 2011 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Great Lakes Airlines adds a third flight out of Dickinson on Sunday
DICKINSON - Due in part to a record number of passengers over the last couple of months, Great Lakes Airlines has added an additional flight to its Sunday schedule. The flight, which started July 13, is a round-trip flight starting in Denver, landing in Dickinson, continuing on to...
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
Levels on the rise
Things are looking better than expected at two of North Dakota's premiere fisheries. Both Lake Sakakawea and Lake Oahe, south of Bismarck, have exceeded U.S. Army Corp of Engineers' (USACOE) projections for the end of June, and the month is only half over. "It's hard to predict...
June 18, 2008 - 12:00am
May 21, 2008
Low water worry
With low water levels on Lake Sakakawea and other lakes throughout North Dakota over the past few years, several people are concerned about the future of fishing in the state. North Dakota Game and Fish fisheries Chief Greg Power said while the lower water levels are a concern, now...
May 21, 2008 - 12:00am