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Negotiations between protesters, law enforcement break down
Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Carol Ann Zimmermann
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
February 24, 2009
February 24, 2009 - 9:48pm
February 19, 2009
Putting the facts of life in print
I enjoy a well-crafted obituary as much as the next man, and now that people of my own generation (what?) are appearing there, the obituary page becomes closer and closer to my heart. Yesterday I thought I might have to write one for my older brother after he slipped while skating...
February 19, 2009 - 10:35am
February 13, 2009
Polygamist gets life term for family abuses
MURRIETA, Calif. (AP) -- A self-proclaimed polygamist was sentenced Friday to seven consecutive life prison terms for torturing seven of his 19 children, abusing four others and imprisoning two of his three wives. Mansa Musa Muhummed, 55, also was sentenced to additional terms totaling...
February 13, 2009 - 6:33pm
February 5, 2009
An enchanting dessert for Valentine's Day
When I was in college I had a hamster named Aphrodite. She was named after the Greek goddess of love. I was taking a Greek mythology class when...
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
November 30, 2008
More than cowboys invited to Medora celebration
Hay rides, poetry readings, good food and chicken tossing -- yes, chicken tossing, is part of Medora's 13th Annual Old Fashioned Cowboy Christmas this weekend. Pam Reinarts, event chairperson, said this year's celebration features long-time traditions, beginning Friday evening,...
November 30, 2008 - 12:00am
September 17, 2008
Rural Women in America conference set for Saturday
BOWMAN -- The Rural Women in America conference returns again for its 6th year in Bowman on September 20th. Conference committee chairwoman Camie Janikowski said the idea to start the conference came from attending a similar conference. "Some of us local gals attended a similar...
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am
July 27, 2008
Leading a double life
GRAND FORKS -- If you ever end up in the Grand Forks County clink and can't make bail -- and you don't want to share a cell with a guy named T-bird -- you're likely to call Dobmeier Bonding. And the bondsman who comes to spring you just might be Mark Dobmeier, a race car driver who...
July 27, 2008 - 12:00am
July 26, 2008
Relay for Life
July 26, 2008 - 12:00am
July 12, 2008
Project Safe Send to collect at Bowman and Belfield
DICKINSON - During the month of July, Project Safe Send, an initiative to collect unusable pesticides free of charge, is collecting in 16 cities and towns across North Dakota. Project Safe Send, which has been going on for approximately 16 years, was originally recommended to the...
July 12, 2008 - 12:00am
June 15, 2008
Trio seeks state rodeo queen crown
BOWMAN - At 12:30 p.m. here today, current Miss North Dakota High School Rodeo Courtney Sletten is handing her crown to one of three girls at the High School Rodeo Finals. Vying for the 2008 crown are Jessica Ehlers of Reeder, Shauna Fredericks of Halliday and Karlee Hanna of Watford...
June 15, 2008 - 12:00am
June 8, 2008
Families embrace the life of 'pipeliners'
GRAFTON -- It's a safe bet that Karen Arnold has the only tomato plants in Walsh County that have borne fruit in May. When Karen and husband Gary loaded up their gigantic fifth-wheel camper for the trip north from their home in Bald Knob, Ark., the cargo included the tomato plants....
June 8, 2008 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
Farm is back in the Sickler family
DICKINSON - Albert Sickler sold his farm house northeast of Dickinson to Jim Fugle in 2004, assuming it had left the family for good. But when Fugle turned around in 2007 and wanted to sell, Albert was excited to hear his grandson, Klint, was interested in bringing it back into the...
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
May 31, 2008
Passion for the prairie
Even on the rare occasions the Kubas children got the chance to leave the farm while growing up, Bobby Kubas didn't want to go. The fifth generation farmer and rancher couldn't think of a place he'd rather be. "I just loved to be around it all the time," Bobby said. "I still love...
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am
May 24, 2008
Reaping the good life
Because of the seasons and the weather, life on the farm is one of constant change and adjustment. Kevin and Brenda Volesky's farm, north of South Heart has been through its share of changes and adjustments over the years, but one thing has stayed the same, they love what they do. "It's...
May 24, 2008 - 12:00am
May 17, 2008
Baar family farm combines four different legacies
GLADSTONE - What started out as four separate farms owned and operated by different family members has become one farm under the care of Dean and Paulette Baar. Dean grew up on the farm they currently live on and Paulette grew up just a couple a miles away. Paulette, who lived in...
May 17, 2008 - 12:00am