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AstroBob: Salvador Dali would love these constellations
New age of dinosaurs: Dickinson's dinosaur exhibit will soon see drastic changes from paleontologist
At least one reportedly dead in Las Vegas strip shooting
Lawmakers working to plug budget gap
Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crash
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
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Millennial credit history may be leading to higher interest rate loans
It's time to move: ABLE sets campaign goal of $500,000 to complete construction of 4 group homes
Cook: Late-ice lake trout prove cooperative
Berrios proud to have played for Puerto Rico, even if it means starting season in minors
'B' title game claims place in ND tournament lore
POWERS: Twins management right to evaluate team... but don't expect fans to wait for turnaround
Injury bug finally makes way to Twins camp
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Phillips: Everything changes when kindness enters the room
Minding our Elders: Feeling useful integral to emotional health
Karl J. Paluck
Edwin "Ed" V. Novotny
Robert "Bob" E. Hanson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Fisk brings new generational ideas to Medora Foundation
Many moos ago...: 80-year-old sales ring still spot for top cattle, food, socializing
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
April 25, 2016
Shut-in oil well near New Town struck by lightning
NEW TOWN -- A shut-in oil well site a few miles east of New Town was also struck by lightning early Monday morning. An unknown amount of oil released and burned, according to an Oil and Gas Division official, though most was contained to the well site. An inspector visited the site...
April 25, 2016 - 3:29pm
July 8, 2014
Video: Lightning strikes oilfield site: Tanks still smoldering day after fire started
ALEXANDER — Randy Roth was in the Wild Bison Travel Center when he heard the explosion that rocked the building. “I looked out and saw flames...
July 8, 2014 - 12:23pm
July 7, 2014
Lightning causes fire, spill
ALEXANDER— A lightning strike Monday afternoon caused an explosion, fire and spill at an oilfield site in McKenzie County in western North...
July 7, 2014 - 9:57pm
June 18, 2014
Let there be lightning
June 18, 2014 - 10:47pm
August 2, 2013
Lightning strikes can cause havoc at oilfield sites
WILLISTON - A lightning strike at a saltwater disposal well took only an instant, but the mess it created cost about $100,000 to clean up. The...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
June 15, 2013
Lightning causes fire at facility
KEENE -- A lightning strike at a saltwater disposal facility near here caused an explosion and a fire Friday morning but did not cause any injuries. Jerry Samuelson, emergency manager for McKenzie County, said lightning struck a tank owned by Murex Petroleum about 8 a.m. Friday....
June 15, 2013 - 12:00am
July 7, 2012
Lightning strikes 50-year-old tree
Lawrence Schilla looks at the 50-year-old green ash tree that was hit by lightning at 9 p.m. Thursday in his yard at 620 Ninth Ave. W. He said...
July 7, 2012 - 12:00am
June 28, 2012
Hot and dry: Fires spark across region
Gladstone The Gladstone Fire Department put out two field fires about 10 miles south of Gladstone on Wednesday, Fire Chief Joe Wanner said. Both fires were caused by sparks created by rocks hitting haying equipment, he said. "It was Mother Nature and machines starting to clash,"...
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am
July 24, 2011
Friday storm causes big scare, little damage
Friday night's storm didn't quite live up to its potential, according to National Weather Service spokesman Harlan Wetzel. Although warnings were issued, thunderstorm and tornado sirens went off and many people were advised to seek shelter, damage reports were few. "We had small...
July 24, 2011 - 12:00am
May 11, 2011
Lightning strikes tree, starts fire
Tree branches and scurrying firefighters were scattered on Seventh Avenue West in Dickinson after a lightning strike ignited the home of Mike...
May 11, 2011 - 12:00am
October 22, 2009
3 N.D. lakes closed to fishing
Anglers are reminded that three North Dakota lakes will close to fishing for several months beginning in November. As in past years, McDowell Dam in Burleigh County and Lightning Lake in McLean County are closed to fishing from Nov. 1 through March 31, according to the North Dakota...
October 22, 2009 - 12:00am