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Trump, in Oval Office, signs first order on Obamacare
Support heard in favor of Perdue
Suspect in deputy shooting death remains unidentified
Former Secretary Schafer mixed on Trump nominees
Senate bill would shift bulk of N.D. wind tax from local governments to state
crime and courts
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Youth carries Midgets wrestling to victory
Slow second half dooms Midgets against Bravettes
Moody scores 40, Dickinson defense shuts down Turtle Mountain
Scoreboard of January 20, 2017
Blue Hawks take another close one over Valley City
Port: Rep. Cramer says he expects Trump to approve Dakota Access Pipeline by next week
Port: He was a terrible president
Port: If it’s ok to be concerned about oil workers, it’s ok to be concerned about refugees
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
Thomas F. Murtha
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
January 14, 2017
Cass sheriff says intense ND pipeline protests haunted his dreams nightly
FARGO—Paul Laney's phone rang on a Saturday while he was relaxing as he watched televised coverage of the summer Olympics. Little did the...
January 14, 2017 - 11:28am
January 13, 2017
ND considers free college tuition to help recruit police
FARGO — North Dakota legislators are mulling granting law enforcement officers a tuition waiver to help them earn a college degree, an...
January 13, 2017 - 8:25pm
January 2, 2017
ND seat belt use up, but still under national average
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — Seat-belt use in North Dakota has increased since 2012 but is still under the national average, according to the 2016...
January 2, 2017 - 2:21pm
December 1, 2016
Fargo radio host holds supply drive for officials at pipeline protest
FARGO — Jay Thomas doesn't have much of an office now due to an overflow of donations from the community to support law enforcement at...
December 1, 2016 - 7:58pm
August 25, 2016
ND crime rate up 10 percent in ND in 2015, biggest spike of oil boom era
BISMARCK — Last year's economic slowdown in North Dakota didn't put the brakes on criminal activity, as the state posted its highest increase...
August 25, 2016 - 6:00pm
August 23, 2016
'Kids listen to you': Law enforcement leaders ask clergy to use their sway in fight against opioids
FARGO — A panel of local law enforcement officials addressed a room full of clergy on Tuesday, Aug. 23, calling for their help in steering...
August 23, 2016 - 11:30pm
August 4, 2016
'In blue we stand with you': Seattle youth thanks law enforcement
Seattle youth Sydney Elicker, 14, has taken her campaign called “In blue, we stand with you” to Dickinson. While visiting family and friends,...
August 4, 2016 - 5:45pm
July 15, 2016
Port: The left-right paradox at center of law enforcement debate
Law enforcement has been much in my mind recently, for obvious reasons. As I’ve discussed with friends and family the recent violence perpetrated...
July 15, 2016 - 5:37pm
June 25, 2016
The family business; Dickinson’s Wallace family has dedicated themselves to helping others
The safest home in Dickinson may be the Wallace family's during their scheduled holidays and get-togethers. Though it's a safe bet not everyone...
June 25, 2016 - 5:42pm
March 19, 2016
Handful of ND law enforcement agencies turning to body cameras
Though still a relatively scarce practice in North Dakota, a handful of law enforcement agencies have turned to the use of body cameras on their officers as a means of recording daily tasks. The cameras come in different makes, but are essentially gadgets that clip on the front of...
March 19, 2016 - 7:46pm
August 18, 2015
Tactical team to conduct training Wednesday
The Southwest Tactical Team is conducting is annual “scenario training” day from 1-10 p.m. Wednesday. While the team will make an effort to keep a low profile, according to a Facebook post by the Dickinson Police Department, some areas of town may briefly see tactical members...
News/crime and courts
August 18, 2015 - 11:55pm
Local law officers earn shooting honors at competition
FARGO — Several area law enforcement officials earned awards in shooting competitions at the the North Dakota Peace Officers Association annual convention last week. The Dickinson Police Department took first place in the four-man pistol shoot and four-gun competition. Detective...
News/crime and courts
August 18, 2015 - 4:15pm
July 29, 2015
Stenehjem: ‘Worrisome’ increase in drug arrests contributes to 4.4 percent jump in N.D. crime rate
BISMARCK – North Dakota law enforcement agencies reported a record 4,000 drug arrests last year, a “worrisome” increase that contributed...
News/crime and courts
July 29, 2015 - 11:44am
July 7, 2015
Car safety checkup to be held Thursday
Area law enforcement, and community and public health groups are hosting a car safety seat checkup from 3-6 p.m. Thursday in Dickinson at the West River Ice Center, 1865 Empire Road. Certified child passenger safety technicians will help assist parents and caregivers with proper...
July 7, 2015 - 11:12am
June 6, 2015
The great ride: Medora police chief celebrates 50 years in law enforcement
Medora Chief of Police John Bey has hit a milestone most never do. On May 27, he celebrated 50 years in law enforcement. The day also happened...
June 6, 2015 - 1:27pm