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Man arrested in connection to Paragon burglary
Bill allowing N.D. lawmakers to set college tuition passes House
Dickinson PD rules shooting a double suicide
Dickinson’s Community Action Partnership receives more than $1M in grants for Head Start programs
Alexander teens identified as crash victims
Keystone XL bill passes in Senate, faces Obama veto
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Spills have lawmakers looking for answers
Letter: Teachers should speak up against Common Core
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Shaw: Raise North Dakota tax on cigarettes
Letter: Improve outdoor heritage for the future
‘Welcome to Leith’ gets Sundance premiere: Film about town’s fight against white supremacists packs film festival theaters
Monke: Movies for guys to watch … for free
Faulx: Where to watch some of this year’s Oscar nominees
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Eric Church to play Grand Forks
Steven Earl Parker
Esther J. Korth
Herbert "Herb" Carlson
Mark J. Huschka
Martha Williams Richardson
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Patrick Hope: A Link to the Past: The Hub
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Who’s driving the Mystery Machine?
Hull: Shine your light!
Minot edges Dickinson: Magicians pick up 3 pins en route to West Region win over Midgets
Carroll will let Sherman decide on playing if baby arrives
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
Patriots down Midgets
Alexander teens identified as crash victims
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 — 200 feet (high) maybe,” he said, recounting the scene after lightning struck the Helling Saltwater Disposal site three miles south...
Energy / Bakken
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 Dakota. McKenzie County Emergency Manager Jerry Samuelson said the strike occurred at 5 p.m. at the Helling Saltwater Disposal Well off U.S....
news / north dakota
July 7, 2014 - 9:57pm
June 18, 2014
Let there be lightning
news / local
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...
Energy / news / north dakota / oil
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....
Energy / news / oil
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