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FDA wants donated blood tested for Zika virus
Trump's candidacy taking a toll on political ad spending
Benefit being held for Dunn Center teen after reconstructive surgery
N.D. leaders shift toward willingness to spend Legacy Fund earnings for 2017-19 budget
crime and courts
nation and world
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Drug prices keep rising with no end in sight
The corny truth about high fructose corn syrup
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Midgets’ offense overwhelms Fargo North in opener
High school football roundup: Wegh collects five touchdowns in Wildfire victory
Late score, second-half defense carries Raiders over Night Hawks
Smoak, Martin bash Blue Jays past Twins
ESPN analyst Brown thinks FCS is the right level for the Bison
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
Murdock: Never Trump seeds would bear socialist fruit
Letter: We don’t need annual legislative session, we need term limits
Letter: Respect for community and property needed
good bad and ugly
Jeffrey Gordon Ridl
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
August 9, 2016
Los Angeles vows "risk-free" Games if awarded 2024
RIO DE JANEIRO—One of the highest-stakes races in any Olympic Games is the mad dash to finish building the venues before hundreds of thousands...
August 9, 2016 - 11:33pm
June 2, 2016
UCLA shooter linked to Brooklyn Park death
ST. PAUL — The St. Paul man who carried out a murder-suicide at UCLA left a “kill list” at his home — and that led authorities to a woman’s body in Brooklyn Park. Mainak Sarkar, 38, drove to Los Angeles from Minnesota with two semi-automatic guns and killed Professor William...
News/Nation and World
June 2, 2016 - 2:57pm
June 1, 2016
Murder-suicide kills two at UCLA, shuts down campus
LOS ANGELES -- A murder-suicide killed two people at the University of California, Los Angeles on Wednesday, shutting down the campus for two...
News/Nation and World
June 1, 2016 - 3:54pm
February 17, 2015
Kuntz ordered to stay away from media mogul David Geffen
LOS ANGELES — A former Dickinson man accused of stalking media mogul David Geffen agreed to stay at least 200 yards away from Geffen for 10 years as part of a plea deal in Los Angeles district court on Feb. 9. Jamie Kuntz, who made national headlines in 2012 when he came out as...
February 17, 2015 - 11:23pm
January 31, 2015
Drama about North Dakota ‘Boom’ ordered for ABC
LOS ANGELES — ABC has ordered four drama pilots, including a series on North Dakota’s oil exploration. “Boom,” from ABC Studios, centers on the biggest oil discovery in American history, which has triggered a geopolitical shift and an economic boom in the Peace Garden State...
January 31, 2015 - 10:38pm
January 3, 2015
Big city boy explores tiny towns of ND, Minnesota
FARGO — Brandon Eicher spent a year seeing all 50 states, but one of the Chicagoan’s favorite memories was from a bar in a little prairie town in southeast North Dakota. “So warm, so welcoming,” he said of the friends he made at the Silver Prairie Saloon in McLeod, population...
January 3, 2015 - 9:00pm
January 1, 2015
Dickinson native heads back to court in January on charges of stalking media mogul
LOS ANGELES — Jamie Kuntz, a native of Dickinson, was ordered Wednesday to go back to court in Los Angeles on charges that he repeatedly violated a no-contact order from entertainment mogul David Geffen, the Associated Press reported. Kuntz’s defense lawyer said it’s a case...
News/crime and courts
January 1, 2015 - 10:31pm
August 27, 2014
Rapper from North Dakota gets first No. 1 album
LOS ANGELES — Rapper Wiz Khalifa notched his first No. 1 album last week, leading four new titles onto the U.S. chart. The North Dakota-born performer (born Cameron Jibril Thomaz) swooped in at the top with his fifth studio album “Blacc Hollywood” (Atlantic), which sold 90,000,...
August 27, 2014 - 4:26pm
August 8, 2014
Beating the heat with FR: Now required for oilfield workers, fire-resistant clothing a hot item in the Oil Patch
WILLISTON — When Jim Bacon and Bryan Johnson came to North Dakota to see what the oil boom was all about, one thing they saw was a need for...
August 8, 2014 - 11:41pm
June 22, 2014
Like father, like daughter: Deputy U.S. marshal retires after history-making career
FARGO — It’s been a few years since Aldean Lee has been back to the city that houses her alma mater, but she’s been busy making history...
June 22, 2014 - 12:00am
Mayors group for gay marriage gets first ND member: Thompson’s Hippen has son who came out to her five years ago
THOMPSON — The mayor of Thompson has joined a national group of mayors supporting the legalization of same-sex marriage. On Thursday, Karyn Hippen became the 400th mayor to join Mayors for the Freedom to Marry, and the first mayor from North Dakota in the group. “I was in favor...
May 22, 2014 - 10:27pm
May 2, 2014
California most populous state: North Dakota still fastest-growing
LOS ANGELES — California gained 356,000 people in 2013, many attracted to the San Francisco Bay area and its prospering technology industry, a state demographer said on Thursday. California, the most populous U.S. state since 1963, ended the year with 38.3 million residents following...
May 2, 2014 - 11:50pm
April 12, 2014
A trailblazer for deaf actors dies: Devils Lake native won Tony Award in Broadway play, Rough Rider Award
Phyllis Frelich, a Devils Lake native credited with helping to blaze a trail for deaf actors, has died. She was 70. The Deaf West Theatre, based in Los Angeles, made the announcement Thursday night. Frelich had been involved with the theater. “You paved so many roads for...
April 12, 2014 - 12:05am
February 26, 2014
White: ‘I am focusing on your children and wife’: Former Fargo man exacts ‘mental terror’ on gallery owners
FARGO — Michael Rohr’s stomach still turns when he hears Jason White’s name. Rohr felt a sense of déjà vu when he read about the cyberstalking...
News/crime and courts
February 26, 2014 - 12:06am