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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
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Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
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Forsberg’s goals cap Nashville’s comeback at Wild
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Brady, Pats rout Steelers for another AFC title
Falcons flatten Packers to reach Super Bowl
Royals pitcher Ventura killed in car crash
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
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Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
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Thomas F. Murtha
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November 30, 2016
Tennessee auto parts factory workers win Powerball worth nifty $421 million
Twenty workers at a Tennessee auto parts factory have come forward as the winners of a nearly $421 million Powerball jackpot, lottery officials said on Wednesday. The employees of North American Stamping Group in Portland, Tenn., held the winning ticket that was drawn on Saturday,...
November 30, 2016 - 1:19pm
Grand Forks teacher wins $100,000 in Powerball drawing
GRAND FORKS -- Ruth Pederson, a Grand Forks middle school teacher of more than 20 years, had prayed Sunday night for a good first day of class after summer vacation.As that first Monday of the year went on and the excited special education instructor marveled at how much the kids...
August 30, 2016 - 9:06pm
August 9, 2016
Winning lottery ticket worth $25K per year for life sold in N.D.
BISMARCK – Some lucky player won $25,000 a year for life Monday in North Dakota’s newest lottery game.The winning Lucky for Life ticket was sold at Farmers Union Oil in Drake in north-central North Dakota, the state lottery office reported Tuesday. The player will have the option...
August 9, 2016 - 4:20pm
July 14, 2016
$150,000 Powerball prize won in Bismarck
BISMARCK -- A lottery player matched four of five numbers and the Powerball to win $150,000 with a ticket purchased in Bismarck.No one has contacted the lottery office yet to claim the prize. The ticket was purchased at the Holiday Stationstore at 3600 State Street, North Dakota lottery...
July 14, 2016 - 11:18am
May 22, 2016
Lottery numbers for May 21, 2016
Powerball - 5- 7-9-23-32-26 (Power Play: 4) Hot Lotto - 2-6-21-42-47-15 (Triple Sizzler: 3) 2 by 2 - Red: 12-17 White: 1-18
May 22, 2016 - 8:29pm
May 18, 2016
$3 million Mega Millions ticket sold in Williston
WILLISTON — The largest prize ever won in the history of the North Dakota Lottery is unclaimed after being sold at a Kum & Go store in Williston. According to the North Dakota Lottery, the Mega Millions ticket drawn last, May 17, is worth $3 million. The winning numbers are...
May 18, 2016 - 4:31pm
March 30, 2016
Two people claim Lucky for Life prize
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s first Lucky for Life prize from Monday’s draw was claimed late Tuesday afternoon by two lottery players. The winners from Rolla and Belcourt in far northeast North Dakota, who chose to remain anonymous, hit it big with a quick pick ticket and matched...
March 30, 2016 - 6:50pm
March 22, 2016
North Dakota Lottery ticket sales ahead of last year’s pace
BISMARCK – Ticket sales for the North Dakota Lottery are running nearly $6.5 million ahead of the previous year’s pace, thanks to a $1.5 billion Powerball jackpot in January that significantly boosted sales, Lottery Director Randy Miller said Tuesday in an update to state lawmakers....
March 22, 2016 - 2:42pm
January 15, 2016
Tennessee couple claim winning ticket for U.S. Powerball jackpot
WASHINGTON -- A Tennessee couple came forward on Friday with what they said was one of the three winning tickets for this week's record $1.6...
News/Nation and World
January 15, 2016 - 3:41pm
January 14, 2016
2 big winning Powerball tickets sold in North Dakota
GRAFTON, N.D.— Two North Dakota shoppers are big winners in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing. The winner of one of two big prizes in North Dakota purchased the ticket at Hugo's in Grafton, the North Dakota Lottery Commission said today. The other ticket, worth $100,000, was purchased...
January 14, 2016 - 1:10pm
January 11, 2016
$1.3 billion payout puts Powerball jackpot in world record territory
CHICAGO -- With Powerball's jackpot now at $1.3 billion and likely to surge higher by Wednesday's drawing, the U.S. multi-state lottery is offering...
News/Nation and World
January 11, 2016 - 10:42am
December 25, 2015
Bismarck resident nets $100K Powerball prize
BISMARCK -- Just in time for the holidays, a Bismarck resident claimed a $100,000 lottery prize. The winner, who chose to remain anonymous, claimed the prize from last Saturday’s Powerball drawing Wednesday afternoon, according to a North Dakota Lottery press release. The lucky...
December 25, 2015 - 9:43am
December 21, 2015
First new ND Lottery game in six years, Lucky for Life, launches next month
BISMARCK – Tickets for the North Dakota Lottery’s first new multi-state draw game in six years will hit convenience store counters next month, offering better odds than Powerball or Mega Millions but with a smaller and distinctively styled jackpot. The game, Lucky for Life, launches...
December 21, 2015 - 7:27pm
Powerball ticket worth $100,000 sold in Beulah
BISMARCK -- If you bought a Powerball ticket in Beulah for Saturday's drawing, you might be a $100,000 winner. The winning ticket, yet unclaimed, was sold at HiWay Express, a news release from the North Dakota Lottery said. The base prize was $50,000 but the player bought the $1...
December 21, 2015 - 3:09pm
September 13, 2015
Though fairly rare in large amounts, nearly $400,000 lottery money went unclaimed last year
WILLISTON, N.D. -- It took less than a week for a $2 million Powerball ticket sold in Williston to be claimed. But other winning tickets take much longer -- or never get claimed at all. During Fiscal Year 2015, $384,422 worth of lottery winnings in North Dakota went unclaimed....
September 13, 2015 - 6:00am