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Heitkamp, other Democrats facing an election fight in Trump country
BBB of Minnesota and North Dakota offers Black Friday tips
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
Philippines to extradite ex-priest accused of abusing two North Dakota boys
Labor complaint claims degrading practices, discrimination by NDUS leader
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
7 Thanksgiving desserts that aren't pumpkin pie
Dozing after dinner? Don't blame the bird
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
Timberwolves hand Magic sixth straight loss
Miller, Ward return to form as Bison men defeat Florida A&M
Wild hand Sabres seventh straight loss
Masy Kuntz named to Class B volleyball All-Tournament team
Vikings LB Emmanuel Lamur: Meeting Cuban relatives 'a blessing to think of on Thanksgiving'
Commentary: I'm thankful for your insults
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.
Donald A. Heiser
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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June 30, 2012
Using fireworks inside Dickinson city limits illegal: Sales, on the other hand, are legal
There's nothing out of the ordinary outside the white tent of Dakota Fireworks on West Villard Street. But when Julie Begger of Belfield and...
June 30, 2012 - 12:00am
June 28, 2012
Spitting on an officer nets a felony charge; Dickinson police: Incidents are increasing but still rare
It might happen in a fit of rage and seem like a disrespectful but harmless way to show distaste, but spitting on a police or correctional officer carries jail time and a hefty fine, officials said. Two such incidents occurred in Stark County in the third week of June, according...
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am
June 23, 2012
Nursing homes eye old law as tool to recoup unpaid bills
FARGO -- To recoup an increase in unpaid costs, North Dakota nursing homes are eyeing an arcane state law that holds adult children financially responsible for their parents' care. "We've always seen that law as potentially a tool to help pay for parents' care, however under very...
June 23, 2012 - 12:00am
May 29, 2012
Can late child support affect a ND law license?
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota lawyers are raising questions about whether the state's child support enforcement agency can suspend an attorney's law license for late payments. The Child Support Enforcement Division of the North Dakota Department of Human Services has broad power...
May 29, 2012 - 12:00am
May 18, 2012
Law Report: Semi crash hospitalizes Dickinson man; Stark County deputy fired
Semi crash hospitalizes Dickinson man A 33-year-old Dickinson man was transported to St. Joseph's Hospital on Thursday afternoon following a crash on Interstate 94, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Christopher Dschaak was driving a 1990 Kenworth semi east from near...
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
April 12, 2012
Williston may limit RV living
WILLISTON -- Using a camper as a home in Williston could soon become illegal, but it's unclear where the town's hundreds of RV residents would...
April 12, 2012 - 12:00am
December 24, 2011
Concealed weapons violations on the rise
Concealed weapons violations are on the rise and authorities say it may be due to unfamiliarity with North Dakota laws. "On a normal year, we see very few concealed weapons violations -- we're talking less than five a year for the Dickinson area," said North Dakota Highway Patrol...
December 24, 2011 - 12:00am
September 6, 2011
ND law designed to protect landowners, put responsibility on trespassers
As landowners post signs for hunting season, concerns about trespassing come into play. The North Dakota Legislature thought ahead and passed House Bill 1452, giving landowners immunity for injuries to trespassers. "I've heard horror stories of someone coming into a house to steal...
September 6, 2011 - 12:00am
Officials look into anti-bullying law
Enough's enough, several North Dakota legislators said Friday. Many lawmakers have been working for months to prepare proposals that would establish an anti-bullying law for North Dakota, but the tragic suicide of a Cooperstown teenager this week will likely make the issue a priority...
November 6, 2010 - 12:00am
April 28, 2009
$55,000 to bring pool up to code
While smaller outdoor pools in the area may only have to pay around $1,000 to be up to code with a new federal law, Dickinson's estimates are still much, much more. The outdoor North Pool in Dickinson will cost at least $55,000 to bring up to code, Dickinson Parks and Recreation...
April 28, 2009 - 12:01am
February 13, 2009
ND House debates pharmacy ownership law
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota's House has begun debating whether to repeal the state's pharmacy ownership law. The legislation has been the focus of a heated lobbying battle between North Dakota pharmacists and large retailers. North Dakota law requires that pharmacists be the majority...
February 13, 2009 - 11:55am
February 8, 2009
Sticking to their school of choice
For approximately 16 years, North Dakota students have had a choice in where they go to school, thanks to the state's open enrollment law. Under...
February 8, 2009 - 12:00am
January 23, 2009
Prosecutors, lawmakers propose felony hunting charges
BISMARCK -- Under current North Dakota law, a person who wants to shoot deer or ducks illegally can kill dozens or hundreds and no matter how egregious the acts, only be charged with misdemeanor crimes and lose his hunting privileges no more than three years. It's time to put the...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 10, 2009
Letter: Law allows for best pharmaceutical service
First a little history, the Board of Pharmacy was established by the 1890 Legislature as the Pharmacy Practice Act requiring the governor to appoint a state board of pharmacy which is responsible for examining and licensing applicants for licensure as pharmacists, for issuing permits...
January 10, 2009 - 12:00am
July 20, 2008
New law is working to force old oil well cleanup
BISMARCK -- A new law that forces owners of abandoned North Dakota oil wells - some more than 50 years old - to clean up their sites has worked so well that in less than a year, most wells it targeted are compliant or well on their way, a state official said. That's just what Tom...
July 20, 2008 - 12:00am