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Former ND Congressman Berg won't run for his old seat
'I don't know how you got this way:' a young neo-Nazi reveals himself to his family
Teachers in West Virginia strike in push for better wages, closing all public schools
Higher ed board tweaks chancellor evaluation process
'No reason' for inaction: Minn., N.D. leaders add to gun debate
crime and courts
nation and world
Thank teachers for mastering the art of making a lasting impact
Oneok announces new gas processing plant for Bakken core
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
Spud industry going on offensive, think 'performance vegetable'
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
This man's brain tumor was so big that it 'sat like a head on top of another head'
Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
Commentary: Why do we understand so little about breast-feeding?
Mushrooms are turning up in coffee, chocolate, even beauty 'dusts.' How come?
Hearty onion and mushroom tart perfect for meatless meals
Killdeer completes run to state: Cowboys outlast Bowman County, win Region 7 Championship
Swiss top Canada to take curling bronze medal
Germany stuns Canada to make first hockey final, face Russians for gold
Russians dominate figure skating, Lindstroem leads Sweden to biathlon relay gold
Minnesota’s Diggins becomes first U.S. cross country skier named as Olympic flag bearer in Closing Ceremonies
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Commentary: Trump’s call to arm teachers is kind of dumb
McFeely: They are teachers, not gunslingers
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
Commentary: Heitkamp’s union allies canceled meeting with Cramer on the day he announced Senate campaign
Mary S. Zander
Luciel (Bares) Kreitinger
Supporting Denny McNamara
Donald & Angela
Guild Mortgage serves local community
Synthetic ice, twice as nice!: Belfield’s skating rink enriches community
A good year, a good meal: Burly’s Roughrider serves steaks and smiles
South Heart school addition finishes up
South Heart elementary principal is committed to her students
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
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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
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
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.
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