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‘It didn’t happen that fast’: After years of financial woes, new St. Joseph’s was a community effort
Just another Black Friday: Stores take ‘all-hands-on-deck’ approach anticipating deal hunters
Icy roads cause ‘no travel’ advisories in western North Dakota
Dangerous chemical mysteriously kills champion racing dog
Bismarck Police still seeking man in bat attack
Nation & World
‘Fantastic achievement:’ Dickinson diesel refinery to start receiving Bakken crude next week
Activists call for probe into state’s oil industry regulation, waste handling
Enbridge wants southern route for Line 3
ND regulators slash $800K fine to $20K for company linked to Noonan waste dumping
Group wants more info on refinery: Proposed facility near Devils Lake would produce diesel fuel
Our View: Chemotherapy in Dickinson great, impasse bad
Baumgarten: Oops, I’m in New York
Letter: Without the raise, personal budgets just don’t pencil out
Diederich: State support of higher education gains national attention
Heitkamp: North Dakota’s giving spirit
On a roll: ND man, almost 100, rides 4 miles per day on stationary bike
Holiday Gift Guide
DHS cheerleaders win Cheer Coach state competition
Aunt Ethel's Attic Auction: Dickinson Museum Center to sell vintage prints from display
DHS cheerleaders to perform in Disney Parks Christmas Day parade
Doris A. Moore
Gary A. Cota
Gary A. Cota
Doris A. Moore
New faces, new space for Sears
Patrick Hope: The fault in these ‘Stars’
Journeying the Narrow Path
Hull: Always something to be thankful for
Jackie Hope: A little fowl play
Completing the task: Twist leads Midgets’ quartet of Class 3A all-state players
Shepherd returns after ACL injury
Fitzgerald brothers adjusting to college
Wetzel’s journey: DSU coach relishes various experiences
UND’s Troy Stecher handles all situations
November 26, 2013
Marathon agrees to fund 37.5 percent of pipeline
FINDLAY, Ohio — Marathon Petroleum Corp. has agreed to pay for more than a third of the construction cost of the proposed Sandpiper pipeline, the company and Enbridge Energy Partners LP said Monday. Marathon will be an anchor shipper and fund 37.5 percent of the cost of the estimated...
Energy / oil
November 26, 2013 - 9:40am
May 18, 2013
Corbett said Boston Marathon bombing hard to put into words
FARGO -- It's hard to put the bombing nightmare into sentences, but David Corbett has done his best since flying from Boston to Fargo this weekend. In one instance, words weren't necessary. One of his first stops when entering the Fargodome on Thursday to pick up his race packet...
May 18, 2013 - 12:54am
May 17, 2013
McMerty running at 97 in marathon
FARGO -- Kathleen McMerty is a 1933 graduate of Milton High School in the northeast part of North Dakota. As far as she can recall, there was not a girls track and field team. Well, it's never too late to reclaim her eligibility. So tonight, she'll be the favorite to win the 97-year-old...
May 17, 2013 - 12:28am
May 16, 2013
Erichsen returns to Fargo Marathon after 3-year hiatus
FARGO -- The course record for the Fargo Marathon was set in 2010 when Chris Erichsen blasted through the streets in 2 hours, 19 minutes, 55 seconds. He was only 24 years old at the time. In the sport of running marathons, that's like a high school baseball player pitching to Joe...
May 16, 2013 - 12:30am
May 15, 2013
Carlson running holds more significance than No. 323
FARGO -- Recently divorced at age 57 and looking for something different, Burt Carlson started hanging out with some runners, triathletes and bicyclists. That was 322 marathons and 30 years ago. On Saturday, No. 323 will carry some significance in more than just another 26.2-mile...
May 15, 2013 - 1:06am
May 14, 2013
Student juggles marathon
FARGO -- A group of five young women were walking out of the North Dakota State Memorial Union one morning last week, asking why the guy across the street in the bright yellow Fargo Running Club T-shirt was running while juggling three balls. "What is he doing?" was the over-riding...
May 14, 2013 - 12:39am
April 20, 2013
Fargo close to adjusting route as Red River rises
FARGO -- As the Red River is beginning its rise, the Fargo Marathon is closing in on adjusting its 26.2-mile route. It's nothing new for the event, which has had to change courses on several occasions.
April 20, 2013 - 12:09am
April 17, 2013
Williston man hears explosion from his hotel room
While the world stopped to tune in to the terror in Boston on Monday afternoon, the pandemonium at the marathon's finish line hit closer to home for one Williston man. Mark Amondson, 30, has lived and trained as a runner in Williston for the last three years.
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
April 15, 2013
Explosion stuns ND, Minnesota runners
BOSTON -- Jeanne Barlage of Alexandria, Minn., said she was blocks beyond the finish line of the Boston Marathon when the first bomb exploded Monday. "It was just unreal," she said in a phone interview. "I was looking for my husband, who was waiting across the street, when this (shock)...
April 15, 2013 - 10:26pm
Explosions at Boston Marathon
BOSTON -- Two bombs exploded in the crowded streets near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing at least three people and injuring more than 140 in a bloody scene of shattered glass and severed limbs that raised alarms that terrorists might have struck again in...
April 15, 2013 - 2:20pm
May 21, 2012
Errors put blemish on Fargo Marathon
FARGO -- Two course snafus, which cost two runners a chance to win their events, blemished last weekend's Fargo Marathon. "But it's not going to damage the Fargo Marathon," said marathon expert G.P. Pearlberg. "If you look at the history of racing, even the old guard races like the...
May 21, 2012 - 11:32pm
May 20, 2012
Moorhead mom wins women's Fargo Marathon
FARGO -- The Fargo Marathon finish line for Lisa Dyer was on the west end of the Fargodome. It was a long race because a case can be made the starting gun went off in 2008. That's when the former Moorhead (Minn.) High School standout decided to get back into running, and it wasn't...
May 20, 2012 - 12:39am
German's 1st trip to Fargo pays off
FARGO -- Oliver Hoffmann earned $1,500 for winning the Fargo Marathon on Saturday. It was enough to pay for his plane ticket from Germany and a victory party. There was plenty to celebrate. Hoffmann made his first trip to the United States a memorable one by winning the race almost...
May 20, 2012 - 12:37am
Area Fargo Marathon Finishers
Finishers are listed alphabetically in their events. Listings include name, age, hometown, time. Marathon Men: Jason Bang, 35, Killdeer, 5:54.50. Dennis Huber, 26, Beulah, 4:29.13. Justin Krieg, 24, Dickinson, 3:55.01. Levi Lawson, 22, Beulah, 4:26.02. Dennis Ternes, 27, Beulah,...
May 20, 2012 - 12:37am
April 28, 2012
Soeby running for lupus awareness
WEST FARGO -- The active little girl who was so good at soccer just wasn't herself. The days in the summer when 12-year-old best friends Calista Soeby and Emmy Burtsfield would run together began to fade. After soccer practice, Calista would rather sit around with heating pads on...
April 28, 2012 - 12:07am