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Press Pass, Saturday, August 27
FDA wants donated blood tested for Zika virus
Trump's candidacy taking a toll on political ad spending
Benefit being held for Dunn Center teen after reconstructive surgery
N.D. leaders shift toward willingness to spend Legacy Fund earnings for 2017-19 budget
crime and courts
nation and world
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Drug prices keep rising with no end in sight
The corny truth about high fructose corn syrup
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Midgets’ offense overwhelms Fargo North in opener
High school football roundup: Wegh collects five touchdowns in Wildfire victory
Late score, second-half defense carries Raiders over Night Hawks
Smoak, Martin bash Blue Jays past Twins
ESPN analyst Brown thinks FCS is the right level for the Bison
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
Murdock: Never Trump seeds would bear socialist fruit
Letter: We don’t need annual legislative session, we need term limits
Letter: Respect for community and property needed
good bad and ugly
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
May 13, 2015
Body of man found in Mandan
MANDAN -- Maintenance workers discovered the body of an unidentified man around 10 a.m. Wednesday in southeast Mandan. Mandan Police Lt. Lori Flaten said officers promptly arrived and cordoned off the scene at 40th Avenue Southeast, between 21st Street Southeast and Shoal Loop...
News/crime and courts
May 13, 2015 - 4:27pm
April 27, 2015
Pulitzer Prize-winning history book focuses on Mandan people
Of the seven books, plays and pieces of music awarded Pulitzer Prizes in 2015, one book focused on the history of a people central to Dakotan...
April 27, 2015 - 8:30pm
April 24, 2015
Woman accused of forging check for $250,000
MANDAN, N.D. - A North Dakota woman is accused of cashing a forged $250,000 check made out in her name. Michelle Biegler of Steele was charged in South Central District Court, out of Morton County, with felony forgery and could receive up to 20 years in prison and a fine of up...
News/crime and courts
April 24, 2015 - 7:47pm
April 12, 2015
Investment along Lake Sakakawea spurs development
MANDAN — Moritz Sport & Marine in Mandan is the highest-selling dealer of Ranger Boats in the country. As North Dakota’s population grows and, with it, the number of people interested in outdoor recreation, communities and businesses on the water have an opportunity to benefit. The...
April 12, 2015 - 12:36am
March 27, 2015
Growth slows in Bismarck-Mandan, but workers still needed
BISMARCK - Bismarck-Mandan business owners expect slower growth in 2015 but still struggle finding workers to meet current demand. Of 225 respondents to the Bismarck-Mandan Chamber of Commerce's third annual Economic Outlook Survey, those that thought the local economy would remain...
March 27, 2015 - 6:22pm
March 7, 2015
Germans, be happy: Fleischkuechle being made at new facility in Leeds
LEEDS — Never fear, fleischkuechle lovers: That juicy, doughy mainstay is back, coming to fans of German food everywhere from a new production...
March 7, 2015 - 8:12pm
March 6, 2015
Alleged sex trafficker facing federal charge
BISMARCK — A Mandan man faces a federal attempted sex trafficking of a child charge from a September sting in Bismarck. Travis Koropatnicki was originally charged in Burleigh County court, but Burleigh County Assistant State’s Attorney Pamela Nesvig said she dismissed the original...
News/crime and courts
March 6, 2015 - 9:23pm
March 5, 2015
Federal charge brought against man in sex trafficking sting
BISMARCK -- A Mandan man faces a federal attempted sex trafficking of a child charge from a September sting in Bismarck. Travis Koropatnicki was originally charged in Burleigh County court, but Burleigh County Assistant State’s Attorney Pamela Nesvig said she dismissed the original...
News/crime and courts
March 5, 2015 - 7:49pm
March 4, 2015
Bismarck man arrested after striking BIA officer, high-speed chase
BISMARCK, N.D. – A 33-year-old Bismarck man was arrested Tuesday afternoon accused of scuffling with and then hitting a Bureau of Indian Affairs officer near Fort Yates with his vehicle and then leading law officers on a high-speed chase into Bismarck and Mandan. The more than...
March 4, 2015 - 7:02pm
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
January 17, 2015
Woman dies in semi, pedestrian crash on I-94 in Mandan
MANDAN — A woman was killed after being hit by semi on Interstate 94 in Mandan early Saturday morning. The woman, who authorities have not been able to identify, was on I-94 at the Collins Avenue exit when she was hit by the semi-truck shortly after 1 a.m., according to the North...
January 17, 2015 - 6:01pm
December 13, 2014
Mandan man in steer loader killed by train
MANDAN — A 77-year-old Mandan man was killed Saturday afternoon after the loader he was operating was struck by a BNSF Railway Co. train about 10 miles west of Mandan. The crash occurred at about 1:41 p.m. at the railroad crossing on Morton County Road 83. The man, whose name has...
December 13, 2014 - 7:05pm
December 12, 2014
Missing Mandan teenager found
MANDAN — A Mandan Police Department spokeswoman said Thursday that a missing Mandan teen was found. Michael Shane, 14, had been missing since Monday, when he did not come home from school. Mandan Police Lt. Lori Flaten said that, after media attention focused on Shane’s disappearance,...
December 12, 2014 - 11:53pm
December 10, 2014
Bismarck police seek help in search for missing Mandan boy
MANDAN — Mandan police are seeking the public’s help in locating a 14-year-old boy missing since Monday. Police said they believe that Michael Shane, who did not return home from school on Monday, is still in the Bismarck and Mandan area, Mandan Police Lt. Lori Flaten said. Shane...
December 10, 2014 - 11:34pm
December 9, 2014
Back into her arms again: Missing dog found two months, 200 miles away
MANDAN — Two months after he went missing, Bentley the German shepherd is back home again with his family in Mandan after being found about...
December 9, 2014 - 9:37pm