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Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
Hemp may be next gold mine for Native American tribes
AARP sues U.S. agency over employee wellness programs
Obama trolls Trump over 'mean tweet' on late-night TV
Leak at nuclear reactor in Norway is contained
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Martin R. Harnisch
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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
March 12, 2016
Old or new, cat photography lives on in greeting cards in downtown Fargo shops
FARGO -- Most customers don't think much about the unique line of black-and-white greeting cards. But every now and then, someone can't get enough...
March 12, 2016 - 10:00am
March 7, 2016
Bismarck officer shoots, kills man after emergency call
BISMARCK – A Bismarck police officer is on administrative leave after the shooting of a 42-year-old Mandan man Sunday night. According to a statement from the Bismarck Police Department, James Anthony Scott was shot by police at 11:28 p.m. at 32nd Street and Rosser Avenue in Bismarck...
March 7, 2016 - 9:20pm
February 16, 2016
Couple prays, forgives each other for bad words as truck slowly sinks in lake
MANDAN, N.D. -- A Mandan couple is counting their blessings after being trapped in their flooding vehicle for more than an hour before being...
February 16, 2016 - 9:51pm
February 5, 2016
Friesz convicted of manslaughter, arson
BISMARCK -- A Morton County jury returned a lesser verdict of manslaughter Friday in the case against Rodney Friesz, who killed his friend and...
February 5, 2016 - 8:34pm
February 2, 2016
Dickinson High Midgets boys hockey grabs physical win over Mandan
For the better part of three periods Tuesday evening, the Dickinson High boys hockey team had trouble creating separation from Mandan. The Braves...
February 2, 2016 - 11:20pm
January 30, 2016
Dancing to the music of EZ Street
Bismarck -- Mandan’s EZ Street Band is preparing to entertain the Cabin Fever Benefit crowd with its country-style music. The benefit is Saturday,...
January 30, 2016 - 10:48pm
January 26, 2016
Mandan teenagers shot by Bismarck officer charged
BISMARCK -- The 18-year-old man shot by Bismarck police after he reportedly drove a stolen car in reverse in an attempt to hit an officer faces five charges in South Central District Court. Miguel Stubing, of Mandan, was charged Tuesday with four felonies including theft of property,...
January 26, 2016 - 8:12pm
Man accused of repeated sex abuse of teen
MANDAN -- A Zap man accused of sexually abusing a girl for eight months in Morton County made his first appearance Tuesday in South Central District Court, where bond was set at $1,000. Scott Benjamin, 43, faces a felony charge of continuous sexual abuse of a child. During an interview...
January 26, 2016 - 6:07pm
January 9, 2016
Mandan man leads authorities on high-speed chase out of Bowman on Highway 85
BOWMAN -- A 45-year-old Mandan man was arrested Friday night after leading authorities on a car chase in which he reached speeds of up to 120...
January 9, 2016 - 5:10pm
November 18, 2015
Treasurer Schmidt to seek fourth term, won’t run for governor
BISMARCK – State Treasurer Kelly Schmidt said Wednesday she will seek a fourth term in office and won’t run for governor next year, leaving just one question mark among Republicans who have said they’re considering a gubernatorial bid. Schmidt said she made the decision...
November 18, 2015 - 4:51pm
November 4, 2015
Libertarians to convene in Mandan with focus on maintaining recognized party status
BISMARCK – Libertarian Party members will descend on Mandan on Saturday to give early endorsements for the 2016 elections with hopes of maintaining...
November 4, 2015 - 10:42am
October 21, 2015
Concerns from Mandan oil refinery lead to sky lantern ban
MANDAN, N.D. -- Mandan's fireworks laws were tightened Tuesday as city commissioners gave the final approval of a ban on incendiary balloons, sky lanterns and celebration lanterns. The ban makes it illegal to possess, use, discharge, ignite or send off the popular lanterns often...
October 21, 2015 - 3:48pm
October 14, 2015
Bismarck-Mandan needs 13,000 housing units in next 15 years
BISMARCK -- A study on housing shortages identified a need for more than 9,000 housing units in Bismarck and nearly 4,000 in Mandan. The study, which recommends the two cities implement a joint housing development, was received Tuesday by a joint meeting of the Bismarck and Mandan...
October 14, 2015 - 11:20pm
September 25, 2015
Lower Missouri River levels within normal range
BISMARCK -- As the water levels drop in the Missouri River, boaters are becoming frustrated with the Corps of Engineers' decision to decrease...
September 25, 2015 - 12:42pm
Dickinson man charged in lengthy high-speed chase
A Dickinson man, previously from Pennsylvania, was charged Friday in South Central District Court in Morton County, after a lengthy police chase...
September 25, 2015 - 12:38pm