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Oil trains’ dangers fuel debate at Minnesota Capitol
Dickinson businesses begin feeling slowdown's effect
Fertilizer plant near Grand Forks to bring more access to fertilizers
Municipal and Stark County Courts: Cases Close April 17-27
South Dakota last on Obama’s list: President to give speech at SD college
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nation and world
Businesses move past chaos: As oil prices stay low, Dickinson stores begin feeling slowdown’s effect
From boomtown to hometown: Buildings still going up in heart of the Oil Patch
Company touts new way to eliminate H2S
New oil train speed limits unlikely to stop explosive crashes, critics say
North American rail industry angered by new brake rule
All is ‘write’ with Helma: 99 year old discovers writing, poetry talent and other ways to grow
50 years behind the wheel: Bus driver recalls city route, life with children
A lifetime dedicated to education: Sharon Hansen prepares to retire
FBLA team wins state awards
Dickinson-New England team places 2nd at state speech meet
Presentation rallies, stuns Jamestown
Demers piles on 5 RBI to lead Valley City State past Trojans
Midgets rebound to sweep Bismarck High
Blue Hawks split at NSAA Tournament
Klein honored for service to Southwest Speedway
Omdahl: Legislature can’t do that much
Our View: Western North Dakota’s oil story is far from told
Veeder: Wood ticks the price for wild paradise
Our View: Legislature wraps up while crime fighters speak out
Other Views: Governor’s veto protects Legacy Fund
Allan J. Buck "AJ"
Ben J. Wolbaum
Kenneth W. Lundeby
January 27, 2013
Mysterious disappearance of Bismarck man in Dickinson unsolved
Nearly eight months to the day after his friend was last seen, Rick Lemke said he believes he knows what happened to Eric Haider, although the missing person investigation that was the talk of the town last summer has remained stagnant. Haider, of Bismarck, was working at a construction...
January 27, 2013 - 12:00am
January 23, 2013
Minnesota man's fracking death ruled accidental
BISMARCK -- A Duluth, Minn., man who died at a hydraulic fracturing site Saturday died of chest and abdominal injuries when he was hit by oil field equipment, the North Dakota Medical Examiner's Office said in a report issued Tuesday. The report of death for Mike Krajewski, 49, who...
news / oil
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
May 26, 2012
Dickinson-area authorities continue search with no leads on missing man
Crews load up ATVs in north Dickinson near Baker Hughes at about 5 p.m. on Saturday. Local firefighters and law enforcement were searching for Eric Haider of Bismarck, who was last seen at about noon Thursday at a work site. He is approximately 6-foot-1 and 150 pounds with brown hair...
local / news / oil
May 26, 2012 - 12:00am
July 28, 2011
Minot 'man camp' to be moved after complaints
MINOT, N.D. (AP) -- A large campsite for temporary laborers working for a national flood cleanup company will be moved from its current location in Minot due to problems with area residents. The "man camp," as some people refer to it, houses workers from ServPro, a Gallatin, Tenn.,...
news / oil
July 28, 2011 - 2:56pm
April 27, 2009
Schwab gets probation
A Dickinson man charged with selling drugs was sentenced to three years supervised probation at Stark County District Court on Monday. Justin Schwab, 22, delivered 10 pills containing a mixture of methamphetamine and MDMA, more commonly known by it's street name ecstasy, to a confidential...
April 27, 2009 - 11:26pm
Wrigley to announce plans to step down
BISMARCK -- Drew Wrigley, North Dakota's U.S. attorney for nearly eight years and the man responsible for bringing to justice the state's most notorious killer, will announce today his plans for stepping down later this year. The announcement is at 9 a.m. in Wrigley's office. Wrigley...
April 27, 2009 - 11:20pm
Bond set at $1 million cash for alleged murderer
Judge Zane Anderson set bond at $1 million cash for a Texas man accused of murder during a hearing Monday. Shane Patrick Miller, 39, is charged for shooting Neal Matejovsky, 49, of Dickinson. Matejovsky's body was found in Dunn County on April 10. "In the event he is able to post...
April 27, 2009 - 11:17pm
April 25, 2009
Mother speaks out about punishment for Gladstone crash
Joy Baggatta of Dickinson is angry about the punishment a Dickinson man received after allegedly failing to get help for her daughter, Bridgette...
April 25, 2009 - 11:36pm
April 22, 2009
Accused murderer's whereabouts unclear
A Texas man accused of murdering Neal Matejovsky is on his way to the Southwest Multi County Correction Center in Dickinson.
April 22, 2009 - 11:13pm
Man pistol whipped in Dickinson
A 30-year-old Belfield man suffered a minor head injury after he was pistol whipped during an argument in Dickinson Wednesday morning, according to the Dickinson Police Department. The argument, which took place on Sims Street, reportedly involved eight to 10 people. Damon Treloar...
April 22, 2009 - 11:12pm
April 17, 2009
Man accused in murder to be transported
A Texas man charged with murder in connection to a Dunn County shooting will be transported from Alabama by next week, Dunn County State's Attorney Ross Sundeen said Friday. Shane Patrick Miller, 39, was arrested April 11 in Gulf Shores, Ala., in connection with the shooting of Neal...
April 17, 2009 - 10:48pm
April 15, 2009
Man involved in shooting was stepson
A man arrested in connection with a shooting death Friday has an extensive criminal record and was the victim's stepson. Police arrested Benjamin Orf Friday after 49-year-old Neal Matejovsky's body was found in Dunn County. Orf is his former stepson, said Mary Giles, Matejovsky's...
April 15, 2009 - 10:24pm
April 13, 2009
Texas man charged with murder
Authorities have charged a Texas man with murder and another man is in custody in connection with the shooting death of a Dickinson man. Officers found the body of Neal Matejovsky, 49, Friday in Dunn County. Alabama authorities arrested 39-year-old Shane Patrick Miller early Saturday...
April 13, 2009 - 11:36am
April 11, 2009
Arrests made in shooting
Stark County authorities made arrests Saturday in connection with the death of a Dickinson man who had been missing for about 10 days. Dunn...
April 11, 2009 - 10:37pm
April 10, 2009
Area man shot
The body of a 49-year-old Dickinson man was found Friday in Dunn County and foul play is suspected, local authorities said. Dunn County Sheriff Larry Boepple identified the man as Neal Metajovsky, who had been missing since March. Boepple said it appeared the man had been shot, and...
April 10, 2009 - 11:30pm