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U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
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Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
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Trinity girls basketball beats Buccaneers, snaps losing streak
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September 9, 2015
Williston woman picked own numbers in winning $2 million
BISMARCK – A Williston woman who has asked to remain anonymous picked her own numbers when she won a $2 million Powerball prize last weekend, state lottery officials said Wednesday in announcing she had claimed her winnings. The lucky winner has no immediate plans for the prize...
September 9, 2015 - 11:10pm
September 8, 2015
$2M Powerball ticket sold in Williston
WILLISTON -- For the second time this year, a million-dollar Powerball lottery ticket has been sold in Williston. A $2 million ticket for the Sept. 2 draw was sold at the Simonson Station Store at 1409 Second Ave. W, according to the North Dakota Lottery. The winning numbers...
September 8, 2015 - 11:08am
September 6, 2015
Powerball ticket worth $2 million sold in North Dakota
Labor Day weekend was a lucky one for a North Dakota Lottery player who certainly won’t have to work, at least for a while. The ticket matched all five white balls, making it worth a cool $1 million, and because the player added the Power Play feature, the prize doubled. The...
September 6, 2015 - 5:58pm
June 4, 2015
North Dakota looks to add Lucky for Life lottery game
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Lottery is trying its luck at another multistate draw game after plans to add the Monopoly Millionaires’ Club game fell through last December. The Lottery Advisory Commission voted Wednesday to recommend joining Lucky for Life, a game currently...
June 4, 2015 - 1:24pm
February 28, 2015
Saturday's North Dakota Lottery numbers
Powerball: 11 – 17 – 25 – 28 – 46 – 12 (Powerplay: 2) Hot Lotto: 4 – 5 – 19 – 36 – 37 – 3 (Triple Sizzler: 3) Wild Card 2: 1 – 2 – 13 – 23 – 24 (Wild Card: King of Hearts) 2 By 2: Red: 7 – 8; White: 2 – 24
February 28, 2015 - 10:13pm
February 14, 2015
North Dakota has big winners for Powerball
North Dakota had its own winners in one of the largest lotteries in history, and one was sold in Dickinson. The Family Fare Supermarket #121 sold a ticket for Wednesday’s Powerball worth $30,000. Another $30,000 ticket was sold at Leroy’s MVP gas station in Mandan. A third ticket...
February 14, 2015 - 6:26pm
February 2, 2015
$1 million winning Powerball ticket sold in Williston
WILLISTON – A convenience store in Williston sold a winning Powerball ticket worth $1 million, but no one had immediately come forward to claim the prize. The winning Powerball ticket for the Saturday draw matched all five white balls. It was sold at the Horizon Resources Cenex...
February 2, 2015 - 4:51pm
December 15, 2014
Wild Card 2 jackpot ticket worth $327,944 sold in Minot
BISMARCK – Someone who bought a Wild Card 2 ticket at a Minot convenience store won the $327,944 jackpot on Saturday, the North Dakota Lottery said. No one had come forward yet to claim the jackpot, according to a news release Monday morning. The winning ticket was sold at the...
December 15, 2014 - 2:52pm
December 13, 2014
ND lottery still dabbles: Limited offerings still means boon for retailers on borders
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Moham Mitchell spends a lot of money on lottery tickets here every week at the Orton’s gas station near the first exit...
December 13, 2014 - 6:28pm
ND, MN state budgets don’t lean on lottery cash
FARGO — Among states that offer lotteries, North Dakota’s budget is the least reliant on the lottery. The state earns close to $8 million a year, which is 0.1 percent of the total budget of close to $6 billion. No state relies less on lottery revenue, though even those that have...
December 13, 2014 - 6:26pm
March 24, 2014
N.D. Lottery marks 10 years with new ticket scanners to shorten waits
BISMARCK – When North Dakotans win the lottery, do they spend the money to soup up their tractors with painted-on flames and gold grills? Hire...
March 24, 2014 - 5:08pm
January 13, 2014
Manning resident claims $674,000 Wild Card 2 lottery prize
A lucky lottery player from Manning has stepped forward to claim a Wild Card 2 jackpot of more than a half-million dollars, according to a lottery official. North Dakota Lottery spokesman Ryan Koppy stated in an email to The Press that it would release more information Monday...
January 13, 2014 - 12:37pm
December 19, 2013
Winning Wild Card 2 ticket purchased in Dickinson
A recent customer of a Dickinson convenience store has a big early Christmas present waiting. North Dakota Lottery marketing manager Ryan Koppy said Thursday morning that a ticket matching the winning Wild Card 2 jackpot numbers from Wednesday’s drawing were sold at the Pit...
December 19, 2013 - 12:49pm
May 28, 2013
Attorney general warns of telephone lottery scam
BISMARCK -- The state's top attorney said Tuesday that "if you are asked to send money before you can receive your prize, it is always a scam." Millions of dollars have been stolen from people around the country by callers based in Jamaica claiming people have won a cash lottery...
May 28, 2013 - 3:13pm
March 24, 2013
Wahpeton wonders: Who's the new millionaire?
WAHPETON -- It's the million-dollar question, literally: Who won the $1 million Powerball ticket? All that's known about the winner is he or she lives in Wahpeton, where a ticket that matched all five white balls but whiffed on the red Powerball was sold at the Cenex Convenience...
March 24, 2013 - 12:00am