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Trump deepens attack on former Miss Universe, Clinton calls him "unhinged"
Mother of Californian man shot by police says he was having breakdown
Roosevelt takes the stage: Clay Jenkinson portrays TR during mock debate
Investigators seek clues on why New Jersey train failed to stop
Old Strom Center becomes preschool, day care
crime and courts
nation and world
Killdeer oilfield waste facility must close, clean up site
Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Cheering on the team
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Wildfire, Night Hawks prepare for a battle in the trenches
Trio of sophomores proving vital for Titans
Hopfauf carrying heavy load for Midgets football
Buxton powers Twins past Royals
Morlock's versatility to be tested as the Bison starting fullback
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Jared Bertin Lewton
Marjorie J. Gegelmann
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
October 26, 2011
Letter: ND grasslands not place to expedite infrastructure projects
President Obama has selected the Little Missouri National Grassland as one of 14 infrastructure projects from across the nation. Most North Dakotans know the Little Missouri National Grassland as the Badlands, which we sort of lump in with that scenic stretch that surrounds the...
October 26, 2011 - 12:00am
November 11, 2009
Why are parents GPS-tracking their children?
This weekend I was out doing errands for a few hours, and it turned out I forgot my cell phone. It was fantastic! My kids couldn't bug me every eight minutes with "Where are you, when are you coming home, and can you please get to the store for 'fill in the blank?'" I thought of...
November 11, 2009 - 12:00am
October 8, 2009
Dakota Recreation Report
Fishing - Dickinson, Andrus Outdoors, Lake Sakakawea/area lakes: Limited reports from Lake Sakakawea. - Dickinson, Runnings Farm & Fleet, Lake Sakakawea/area lakes: A few anglers working Lake Sakakawea by Four Bears. Try variety of presentations. Mix of walleye and sauger depending...
October 8, 2009 - 12:00am
September 16, 2009
Some state boat ramps temporarily closed
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department, in cooperation with local county park boards, is closing Kimball (Desert) and Little Heart bottoms boat ramps along the Missouri River beginning Monday for reconstruction. Weather permitting, these two ramp projects should be complete by...
September 16, 2009 - 11:37pm
April 23, 2009
Washout has neighbors wondering
Following a spring of flooding, the Little Missouri River has decided to take an unexpected change of course. An oxbow in the river on land...
April 23, 2009 - 11:43pm
April 18, 2009
Keeping an eye on the river
After rising overnight, the Little Missouri River has crept above the flood stage of 15 feet, reaching 15.8 feet as of 4 p.m. Saturday, Billings County officials report. Now town and county leaders are in wait-and-see mode. The river was at 14.6 feet late Friday evening, the National...
April 18, 2009 - 10:26pm
April 17, 2009
Medora prepares for flooding
With the Little Missouri River once again on the rise, the Medora City Council and the Billings County Commission held a joint emergency meeting...
April 17, 2009 - 10:34pm
March 29, 2009
Letter: Women need to know their options
Is it about choice or isn't it? When we have an important decision to make, we want the facts. When we buy a car or a new house or when we choose our career path, we want to know the ramifications of each option we are considering. Even with something as routine as immunizations,...
March 29, 2009 - 12:00am
March 18, 2009
FLOOD WATER RISING
Area rivers are overflowing and continuing to cause issues for nearby residents, especially between Grassy Butte and Watford City. The Little...
March 18, 2009 - 11:10pm
March 17, 2009
Forest Service going on a map quest
There are several roads that wind through the Badlands of western North Dakota where people can get lost. It can also be unclear which are private...
March 17, 2009 - 11:25pm
March 7, 2009
Flood waters drastically recede in Medora
A surge of water on the Little Missouri River basin caused flooding near Medora Friday, but the water subsided Saturday, Billings County emergency manager Pat Rummel said. "It was flowing pretty good, but it was in the banks," Rummel said.
March 7, 2009 - 10:41pm
March 5, 2009
Decision stands on Little Missouri
The Little Missouri Saloon still won't be with a liquor license for two weeks in May. At a regular meeting of the Medora City Council Tuesday night, the council heard from Little Missouri owner, Travis Froelich, about an incident in December that resulted in a violation of the city's...
March 5, 2009 - 12:00am
February 1, 2009
Start winning back moral high ground
All but the most far-gone adepts of the Chicken Little Right have long understood the need to shut down the notorious prison camp at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The damage done to U.S. prestige has been incalculable, enabling its enemies to portray America's vaunted commitment to democratic...
February 1, 2009 - 12:00am
July 3, 2008
Emerson Drive, Little Texas to perform
DICKINSON - The Roughrider Commission has scheduled Emerson Drive and Little Texas to perform at the Dickinson Recreation Center at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday. The event is part of the annual Roughrider Days Fair and Expo and is sponsored by Clear Channel Communications and the Roughrider...
July 3, 2008 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
A little planning, organization can make boat launches uneventful
As we wade a little deeper into summer, I often preview the Fourth of July holiday and summer vacations with a safety reminder for anyone spending time in, on and around our lakes, rivers and reservoirs. So I'll reiterate the only guarantee for a memorable outdoor excursion is for...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am