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A little girl saw an emotional-support dog on a plane. It went for her face.
More companies are cutting ties with gun lobby as #BoycottNRA movement gains steam
Former Trump campaign official Rick Gates plans to plead guilty to 2 charges
District 21 Republicans vote to expel Peter Tefft from membership
Former ND Congressman Berg won't run for his old seat
crime and courts
nation and world
Thank teachers for mastering the art of making a lasting impact
Oneok announces new gas processing plant for Bakken core
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
Spud industry going on offensive, think 'performance vegetable'
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
Everyone take a deep breath. Your Instant Pot pressure cooker has not been recalled.
This man's brain tumor was so big that it 'sat like a head on top of another head'
Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
Commentary: Why do we understand so little about breast-feeding?
Mushrooms are turning up in coffee, chocolate, even beauty 'dusts.' How come?
Killdeer completes run to state: Cowboys outlast Bowman County, win Region 7 Championship
Swiss top Canada to take curling bronze medal
Germany stuns Canada to make first hockey final, face Russians for gold
Russians dominate figure skating, Lindstroem leads Sweden to biathlon relay gold
Minnesota’s Diggins becomes first U.S. cross country skier named as Olympic flag bearer in Closing Ceremonies
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Commentary: Trump’s call to arm teachers is kind of dumb
McFeely: They are teachers, not gunslingers
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
Commentary: Heitkamp’s union allies canceled meeting with Cramer on the day he announced Senate campaign
Mary S. Zander
Luciel (Bares) Kreitinger
Supporting Denny McNamara
Donald & Angela
Guild Mortgage serves local community
Synthetic ice, twice as nice!: Belfield’s skating rink enriches community
A good year, a good meal: Burly’s Roughrider serves steaks and smiles
South Heart school addition finishes up
South Heart elementary principal is committed to her students
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
February 27, 2015
Mid-session recap: Corporate farming bill up again, while ‘Canada Day’ gets a modified ‘aye’
BISMARCK – Lawmakers will dive right back into the thick of things when they reconvene Wednesday after a three-day recess, and that’s especially true for the House and Senate agriculture committees, which will take up two of the session’s most contentious ag-related bills. The...
February 27, 2015 - 4:19pm
February 4, 2015
Drone bill opposed by sheriff
GRAND FORKS — The Grand Forks County Sheriff said Wednesday a bill that would require law enforcement in North Dakota to obtain a warrant before using unmanned aircraft for surveillance appears to be a “solution in search of a problem.” Sheriff Bob Rost said no action was taken...
February 4, 2015 - 11:02pm
January 12, 2015
Law enforcement: Bill Eliminating sobriety checkpoints may have unintended consequences
BISMARCK — Law enforcement officers say a bill making its way through the Legislature that is designed to do away with sobriety checkpoints would curtail their ability to chase down kidnappers and check on commercial vehicles. The bill, House Bill 1084, has language that’s...
January 12, 2015 - 9:29pm
January 7, 2015
Trafficked, Day Five: Agents who conduct sex stings say no shortage of willing buyers
Ding. The arrival of texts and emails sounds repeatedly from phones and laptops in this bustling suite on the fourth floor of one of Bismarck’s...
January 7, 2015 - 10:06pm
December 3, 2014
A closer look at governor’s budget address
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple’s budget includes a number of proposals aimed at meeting the demand for services related to the state’s growth, not only in western oil counties but across the state. Here are a few of the highlights: Law enforcement
December 3, 2014 - 3:18pm
October 20, 2014
Trooper on a bus event planned in Dickinson
Area law enforcement will be partnering Tuesday in an effort to increase traffic safety on local bus routes. North Dakota Highway Patrol troopers in Dickinson, in conjunction with the Dickinson Police Department and the Stark County Sheriff’s Office, will ride along on a regular...
October 20, 2014 - 10:50am
September 27, 2014
Killdeer gets new police chief, plans
By Katherine Lymn email@example.com KILLDEER — Two months into his role as chief of police, Eric Braathen still has his work cut...
September 27, 2014 - 9:48pm
September 13, 2014
Man leads tribal police in high-speed chase, speeds top 100 mph
MANDAREE -- A man led MHA Nation tribal police on a high-speed chase Thursday afternoon from Mandaree south on Highway 22 over the course of an hour-and-a-half. One officer spotted the man, wanted on multiple warrants on tribal court, and he fled south, tribal spokeswoman Glenda...
September 13, 2014 - 4:11pm
September 3, 2014
Officials say short-term FBI not a Bakken crime solution: Sheriffs: Oil Patch drug war needs permanent positions
WILLISTON — Fighting drug trafficking in the Bakken requires more than two-week stints from federal agents, Oil Patch police chiefs and sheriffs said here Wednesday. Western North Dakota law enforcement joined Sen.
September 3, 2014 - 10:24pm
August 21, 2014
Brock: Remember who violates open meeting laws when you vote
There are few things that get this old fat guy hopping mad, largely because I don’t hop near as well as I did 30 years ago. Lately, what has me contemplating leaving the ground is when universities, school boards, city and county governments violate open meeting and record laws....
August 21, 2014 - 6:47pm
ND test refusal law upheld by state’s highest court
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s highest court has ruled that the state’s new law criminalizing a driver’s refusal to take a chemical breath test is constitutional. The unanimous decision upholds the change to state drunken-driving laws that some prosecutors have identified as being...
July 21, 2014 - 10:58pm
July 9, 2014
‘Beacon of safety:’ Dickinson police, fire break ground on multi-million center
The golden prop shovels didn’t actually break any ground at Wednesday’s “groundbreaking” ceremony for Dickinson’s public safety center,...
July 9, 2014 - 10:50pm
White House drug strategy calls for agencies to focus on 'burgeoning threat' in Bakken
WILLISTON — Drug trafficking in the Bakken is highlighted in the National Drug Control Strategy released Wednesday by the White House drug czar. The 102-page document includes several mentions of North Dakota and Montana, including about a page dedicated to the need for agencies...
July 9, 2014 - 12:35pm
July 1, 2014
Drug arrests up, teen binge drinking and DUIs down in N.D.
BISMARCK — Drug arrests climbed by nearly 20 percent in North Dakota last year, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem told lawmakers Tuesday, warning the state has “a completely different situation than we had with the drug cases even 10 years ago.”
July 1, 2014 - 1:36pm
June 6, 2014
Law enforcement says they lack staff to deal with boom
MINOT — North Dakota’s economic boom has made the state a target for criminal activity, but federal law enforcement agencies don’t have enough staff to be a deterrent, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said Friday. Heitkamp, D-N.D., invited U.S. Sen.
June 6, 2014 - 11:51pm