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Dramatic video shows North Korean soldier making a run for freedom
ND Teamsters pin hopes on legislation to save pensions
Jan Murtha taking over as Dickinson city attorney
Blotter: Multiple potential overdoses reported over the weekend
Hoeven speaks to cabin owners about Jamestown Reservoir bill
crime and courts
nation and world
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
Walmart reps, Gov. Burgum highlight Fargo sunflower butter company
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
My honest list of thanks
Sending warm thoughts to veterans; women make patriotic quilts
'A Magical Medora Christmas' on the road: show includes stops at Dickinson and Medora
Celebrate 'Roaring Twenties' at Yuletyme
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
Former DHS football player earns MIAC honorable mention
This is one of the most unbelievable encounters you'll ever see between a hunter and a deer
Santiago highlights UND's three picks for all-Big Sky
Wild's Foligno, Ennis happy to be part of a winning culture
Comfort and guts have Keenum playing like one of NFL's top QBs
Commentary: News conjures ghost of Bill Langer
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Commentary: Sophia Wilansky got hurt because the #NoDAPL movement used violence as a tactic
Richard "Dick" Zalesky
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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November 10, 2017
Garbage time: City explores landfill expansion
Just to the southeast of Dickinson, a few miles down Lehigh road, lies Dickinson's landfill where all of the trash generated by residents of...
November 10, 2017 - 1:50pm
September 18, 2017
Minot purchases 320 acres of land for $4 million to extend landfill life by 60 years
MINOT, N.D. -- The City of Minot signed an agreement Monday to purchase approximately 320 acres of land for $4 million that will extend the life of its regional landfill by more than 60 years. The landfill currently brings in about 80,000 tons of garbage from a six-county area each...
September 18, 2017 - 4:22pm
August 31, 2016
Western ND landfill operator found with radioactive waste
ALEXANDER, N.D.—An oil field waste landfill that withdrew its application to handle radioactive waste is under review for having tons of...
August 31, 2016 - 8:25pm
June 11, 2016
Dunn County Commission election surrounds budget concerns
DUNN COUNTY -- With two Dunn County Commission seats up for election Tuesday, the county’s budget is on the mind for nearly all of the candidates. Both incumbents are running for re-election for the four-year position. Three others are seeking to replace them.
June 11, 2016 - 11:47pm
March 21, 2016
Dickinson Fire Department records an increase in response capability
While the Dickinson Fire Department’s response times improved over 2015 compared to the year prior, they still fall below the recommendations...
March 21, 2016 - 10:13pm
March 7, 2016
Landfill sees slight ease of refuse rates in 2015, Commission approves ordinance to allow for commercial use of downtown sidewalks
Local levels of garbage production have fallen since last year, but not by much. Aaron Praus, solid waste manager for the city of Dickinson, delivered an annual waste report for 2015 on behalf of the city’s public works department at the Dickinson City Commission meeting Monday...
March 7, 2016 - 10:42pm
February 24, 2016
McKenzie County landfill could be first to take radioactive waste under new ND rules
WILLISTON, N.D. – An oilfield landfill south of Williston is the first facility in North Dakota to propose accepting radioactive waste under...
February 24, 2016 - 2:29pm
September 16, 2015
Dunn Co. considers alternative waste management options : Study finds current system most economical
Unless the oil boom comes back, it may be wasteful for Dunn County to change how it handles its waste, according to a recent study. County commissioners looked over municipal waste management options Wednesday during a regular meeting at the Dunn County Courthouse. Fred Doran...
September 16, 2015 - 10:53pm
August 19, 2015
Dunn County Commissioners deny landfill 'protest amendment'
MANNING—The Dunn County Commission voted unanimously to reject a proposed amendment to its Land Development Code that would have given...
August 19, 2015 - 5:48pm
June 17, 2015
VIDEO: Rejected landfill company met with scorn at Dunn County Commission meeting
An group of angry residents confronted representatives of a company that previously proposed an industrial landfill in Dunn County after they...
June 17, 2015 - 11:56pm
May 20, 2015
Landfill permit denied: Dunn Co. commissioners cite ‘unanswered questions’ as reason for concern
MANNING -- A round of applause broke out after Dunn County commissioners unanimously voted down a permit that would have allowed an industrial...
May 20, 2015 - 11:21pm
May 16, 2015
Landfill controversy: Dunn Co. residents worry about consequences of proposed site
MANNING — Glen Houghton, a Dunn County rancher, walked onto a portion of his land Friday and pointed to patches of bare clay on the ground. “Nothing...
May 16, 2015 - 11:43pm
May 12, 2015
Letter: Be part of Dunn County and voice disapproval of landfill
Have you seen some folks wearing those bright orange T-shirts? They say “We are Dunn County.” You know who isn’t Dunn County? The oil and gas industry and the landfill companies wanting to dump radioactive oilfield waste in our county. Dunn County is farmers, ranchers, and...
May 12, 2015 - 6:10pm
April 23, 2015
Dunn County leaders must make careful decisions about landfill
We don’t know a lot about tree-hugging, but we do know the landfill being proposed 12 miles west of Killdeer at Houghton Ranch by an outfit called Green Group, is anything but “green.” What we do know: This is the largest special waste site proposed in Dunn County (so far)....
April 23, 2015 - 4:45pm
April 15, 2015
Board approves tax exemption for Jordheim building
The Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission approved a five-year tax exemption for proposed renovations on the city’s tallest downtown building...
April 15, 2015 - 8:12pm