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Oil industry workers split between Trump and Clinton
Piepkorn renewing his attacks on refugee settlement earning rebuke from Strand
Police Blotter: Minnesota man arrested for simple assault
Decker sentenced to prison time in continuous sexual abuse of a child case
DSU chemistry lab professor recovers after explosion, college examines emergency protocol
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nation and world
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
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
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
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Martin R. Harnisch
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 10, 2016
Fort Totten school spends Monday under lockdown
FORT TOTTEN, N.D.— Four Winds Community School in Fort Totten, N.D., was under security lockdown for several hours Monday after a parent alerted police of a perceived threat. Jeff Olson, superintendent of the Fort Totten School District, said the building was placed on lockdown...
October 10, 2016 - 6:59pm
May 30, 2016
White House back to normal after partial lockdown
WASHINGTON -- The White House has returned to "normal operations" after a partial lockdown triggered when an individual threw a metal object...
News/Nation and World
May 30, 2016 - 7:11pm
May 20, 2016
White House on lockdown after shots fired nearby, Obama off site
WASHINGTON -- A U.S. Secret Service agent shot a man who brandished a gun near the White House on Friday while President Barack Obama was out...
News/Nation and World
May 20, 2016 - 4:48pm
December 2, 2014
Dickinson schools implement new lockdown procedure
Following two lockdown situations during the first half of this school year alone, the Dickinson Public School district has revised its lockdown...
December 2, 2014 - 6:14pm
October 29, 2014
Officials investigating report behind New England school lockdown
Hettinger County authorities are investigating the incident that led to the New England Public School's half-hour lockdown Wednesday afternoon. Law enforcement received reports of an armed individual in the New England area at about noon Wednesday, Hettinger County Sheriff Sarah...
October 29, 2014 - 4:30pm
May 23, 2014
Report of man with gun prompts Belfield school lockdown
Belfield Public School went into lockdown Friday after a student reported seeing a suspicious man with a gun, school officials said. The incident occurred at about 2 p.m., Superintendent Wade Northrop said. Administrators administered a lockdown and called the police. The Belfield...
May 23, 2014 - 4:53pm
November 26, 2013
Bond set for student in ND campus lockdown case
BISMARCK — Bond has been set at $50,000 for a University of Mary student who's accused of Facebook posts that prompted an hour-long lockdown of the Bismarck campus. Twenty-year-old Patrick Casas must post $5,000 to be released from jail but could be made to repay the full bond...
News/crime and courts
November 26, 2013 - 10:15am
November 22, 2013
Suspect in custody for threat at Univ. of Mary
BISMARCK — Burleigh County deputies have taken a suspect into custody in connection with a threat that temporarily locked down the University of Mary in Bismarck. The sheriff's department confirmed a student posted a violent threat on Facebook on Friday that referred to the...
November 22, 2013 - 6:24pm
November 7, 2013
Student detained after lockdown at university
JAMESTOWN — A brief lockdown at University of Jamestown was lifted after police took a student into custody. Robert Flores was found in downtown...
November 7, 2013 - 9:05pm
University of Jamestown lockdown lifted
JAMESTOWN -- The University of Jamestown campus was briefly under lockdown Thursday morning as police tried to locate a male student. The lockdown was lifted about 11:30 a.m. after police took student Robert Flores into custody, according to emergency emails to students. No one...
November 7, 2013 - 12:14pm
University of Jamestown put on lockdown
JAMESTOWN -- The University of Jamestown campus was briefly under lockdown Thursday morning as police tried to locate a male student. Students, staff and faculty at the school were notified of the lockdown shortly before 11 a.m. Thursday. Police were looking for a male student...
November 7, 2013 - 11:58am
November 22, 2012
Suspect in stolen-vehicle chase on the loose in Dickinson
A suspect who fled a North Dakota Highway Patrol traffic stop remained on the loose Wednesday evening and was believed to be in Dickinson. The...
November 22, 2012 - 12:00am