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UND offers staff buyouts
Deputy, 29, and suspect fatally shot after shootout in ND’s Rolette County, 3 other deputies on leave
Kalk to resign from PSC after accepting new job
Residents asked to evacuate after fiberglass plant fire in Warren, MN
Trump formally announces Perdue as nominee for agriculture
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Weber State-UND game could be the best of the season at The Betty
Grand Forks Central grad Casey Johnson emerging on UND's blue line
Team goals clear for Blue Hawk track and field
Pudge highlights three elected to baseball Hall of Fame
For Minn.-Duluth, mental preparation is key with North Dakota looming
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
World of Wine: Nebbiolo -- the wine grape behind some of the best wines
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum has broken his pledges on tax and fee hikes
Welle: 15 things I want my children to know about me
Catherine (Kessel) Steinke
Susie A. Fettig
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
October 21, 2016
Reeder woman killed, Dickinson man injured in crash near Mandaree
MANDAREE -- A Dickinson man was injured and a Reeder woman was killed after a single-car crash on four miles north of Mandaree early Friday morning,...
October 21, 2016 - 5:21pm
October 19, 2016
Four from Mandaree killed in northwest North Dakota crash identified
NEW TOWN—Four people from Mandaree were killed Monday night and another was injured after a crash at the corners of North Dakota Highways...
October 19, 2016 - 11:13am
September 22, 2016
Letter: BLM's duty is to protect tribes from wasting natural gas
Every day, our resources are burnt, released, or lost right in front of our eyes. Our money is literally going up in smoke. Waste of tribal resources deprives communities of royalty revenue that is vital to funding health care, education and roads. We are losing more revenue and getting...
September 22, 2016 - 5:43pm
July 30, 2016
Letter: Native Americans will not let water be destroyed by Dakota Access Pipeline
The Dakota Access Pipeline is another event in the act of oppressing tribal communities. This pipeline crosses two reservoirs that sustain two tribal nations. When it breaks, all of our water will be contaminated. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has disregarded the pleas of thousands...
July 30, 2016 - 9:00pm
July 27, 2016
Lightning strikes cause spills at N.D. well sites
MANDAREE – A lightning strike is blamed for a fire at a saltwater disposal well that caused 2,200 barrels, or 92,400 gallons, of produced water to spill last weekend in McKenzie County, the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division said Wednesday. Bosque Disposal Systems reported the incident...
July 27, 2016 - 10:37pm
July 20, 2016
Letter: Some North Dakotans welcome EPA rule state officials are fighting
The lawsuit filed on Monday by North Dakota elected officials attempting to prevent the implementation of the Environmental Protection Agency’s new rule aimed at curbing methane emissions from oil and gas operations is another example of how out of touch elected officials in Bismarck...
July 20, 2016 - 5:55pm
July 19, 2016
Pipeline company puts $1 million for Head Start building on reservation
MANDAREE — A fundraising campaign launched by an oilfield company will enable a Head Start program on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation...
July 19, 2016 - 10:03pm
June 28, 2016
Man dies in McKenzie County rollover
MANDAREE, N.D. – A 41-year-old man died in a one-vehicle rollover Tuesday after he lost control of the vehicle about 8 miles northwest of Mandaree, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. The man was driving a 2003 Dodge Ram east on Highway 73 in McKenzie County when he crossed the...
June 28, 2016 - 10:40am
April 29, 2016
Heroic rescue honored as families share story of Skunk Bay drowning and life-saving moments
MANNING—Tears, smiles, hugs and handshakes were in abundance on Thursday evening at the Dunn County Courthouse. "I think anyone that didn't...
April 29, 2016 - 10:54pm
February 20, 2016
Dickinson man dies after falling through ice on Lake Sakakawea
MANDAREE -- One Dickinson man is dead after a four-wheeler he was riding with another Dickinson man fell through the ice on Skunk Creek Bay off of Lake Sakakawea on the Fort Berthold Reservation on Saturday morning. Chief Dep. Matthew Hegstad of the Dunn County Sheriff’s Department...
February 20, 2016 - 6:33pm
December 1, 2015
Update: Man killed in 3-vehicle crash at intersection of Highways 22 and 73
MANDAREE -- A man was killed Tuesday morning after a three-vehicle crash at the intersection of Highways 22 and 73 about 4 miles north of Mandaree. The names of the victim and his passenger, who was injured, will be released after his family is notified, according to a North Dakota...
December 1, 2015 - 2:18pm
September 28, 2015
Search for Clarke's body continues in Badlands
MANDAREE — A woman who says she has led more than 100 searches for the body of an oil patch worker bludgeoned to death said she won’t give up looking now that the man who hired the killing has confessed to the crime. James Henrikson, 36, a Bakken boom opportunist, pleaded guilty...
News/crime and courts
September 28, 2015 - 10:01pm
August 5, 2015
Dunn County church added to National Register of Historic Places
BISMARCK — A Dunn County church has been listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Independence Congregational Church near Mandaree was an important gathering place in Independence on the Fort Berthold Reservation prior to construction of the Garrison Dam. It is important...
August 5, 2015 - 5:13pm
July 30, 2015
Land Board awards more than $16M to Oil Patch schools, airports
BISMARCK -- The state Land Board on Thursday awarded $15 million in Energy Impact Grant funding to K-12 public schools and $1.3 million to airports in North Dakota’s Oil Patch. Dickinson Public Schools will receive $1.29 million and Killdeer Public Schools were awarded $830,999....
July 30, 2015 - 11:36am
May 18, 2015
EPA involved in 2014 pipeline leak investigation
MANDAREE – The Environmental Protection Agency is investigating whether Crestwood Midstream violated the Clean Water Act last year when a pipeline...
May 18, 2015 - 3:06pm