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The Wurst Shop, the best traditions
Pro-life rally at Moorhead Planned Parenthood to feature niece of Martin Luther King as keynote speaker
UPDATE: Protest at Enbridge property in Bemidji, Minn., ends
Feds: Russian hackers targeted ND's elections systems
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Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Press to adapt new business brief policy
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
DSU nursing program celebrates 50 years
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
Vikings QB grounded by faith, family and football
Ground game is suddenly UND's enemy
Former Davies, NDSU athlete Scheel wins men's Wild Hog Marathon in Grand Forks
Ramirez helps Loons storm past reeling FC Dallas
Wild owner Craig Leipold says it's Stanley Cup or bust this season
Veeder: How I spent an unexpected dose of free time
Port: It's time to change the way we govern the North Dakota University System
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
Ryan M. Kuntz
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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June 22, 2016
Western ND deputy cleared of hitting motorcyclist during high-speed chase
WATFORD CITY -- A McKenzie County deputy who was standing trial this week for reckless endangerment in relation to a police pursuit last year...
June 22, 2016 - 9:26pm
Tornado touches down near Mott; wind damages Hettinger County farms
MOTT — Gayle Olson held onto his family while they listened to the indescribable sounds of a tornado tearing their home apart. Those three...
June 22, 2016 - 8:35pm
June 21, 2016
Deputy charged with hitting fleeing motorcyclist goes on trial
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- Trial is underway for a McKenzie County deputy accused of hitting a fleeing motorcyclist with his patrol car last year. A 12-person jury, selected Tuesday morning, heard opening arguments from attorneys and testimony from officers involved in a police pursuit...
June 21, 2016 - 9:45pm
June 20, 2016
Update: Oil worker from Wyoming killed in McKenzie County workover rig fire, 3 others injured
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – One worker has died and three were injured in a fire at a McKenzie County oil well site over the weekend, the Occupational...
June 20, 2016 - 5:07pm
June 9, 2016
Man sentenced to 18 years for sex abuse
WATFORD CITY — A McKenzie County man will serve 18 years in prison for sexually abusing two underage girls over the span of nearly a decade. Lance Foreman, 60, was sentenced for two counts of continuous sexual abuse of a child, Class AA felonies that carry the potential of life...
June 9, 2016 - 10:57pm
May 11, 2016
Top oil county wants state inspectors on the home front
WATFORD CITY – Leaders in North Dakota’s top oil producing county pushed state health officials Wednesday to consider stationing inspectors in Watford City to more closely monitor the oil and gas industry. The issue came up Wednesday during a presentation by the North Dakota Department...
May 11, 2016 - 5:42pm
May 2, 2016
ND confirms wolverine for first time since 1880s in McKenzie County
For the first time since the late 1800s, a wolverine has been confirmed in North Dakota. Stephanie Tucker, game management section leader and furbearer biologist for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department in Bismarck, said the animal was shot last week near Alexander, N.D., in...
May 2, 2016 - 1:07pm
April 26, 2016
Eliminating addresses for oil wells concerns McKenzie officials
WATFORD CITY – Officials in the state’s highest-producing oil county want to keep a requirement for operators of oil wells to seek legal street addresses for all well sites. One proposed change being considered to state oil and gas regulations would eliminate that requirement,...
April 26, 2016 - 10:10pm
April 19, 2016
Western N.D. law enforcement agencies using social media to inform public and apprehend fugitives
Social media isn’t only a way to share photos from a recent vacation or to say “Happy Birthday” to an acquaintance. For sheriff’s offices...
April 19, 2016 - 9:55pm
Residents turn to county in fight against radioactive waste
WATFORD CITY – Residents of a McKenzie County township urged county leaders Tuesday to help them in their fight against an oilfield waste landfill...
April 19, 2016 - 6:54pm
April 4, 2016
North Dakota's rig count falls to 29
WILLISTON, N.D. – North Dakota’s drilling rig count fell to 29 over the weekend, the lowest since October 2005, said the Department of Mineral Resources. The number of rigs operating in North Dakota was back to 30 on Monday, but one was scheduled to “stack” or be idle after...
April 4, 2016 - 5:10pm
March 30, 2016
Judge rejects plea deal in vehicle crash that killed three
WATFORD CITY — A plea deal that included no jail time for a young woman who authorities say caused a crash that killed three men last summer was rejected by a McKenzie County judge during a sentencing hearing on Wednesday. Instead of accepting an agreement recommending a suspended...
March 30, 2016 - 8:48pm
March 23, 2016
PSC approves two new pipelines
BISMARCK - The North Dakota Public Service Commission on Wednesday approved permits for two new pipelines in western North Dakota. Commissioners approved a plan from Oasis Midstream to build a 19-mile pipeline in McKenzie County that will deliver oil to the Dakota Access pipeline....
March 23, 2016 - 3:33pm
March 8, 2016
Mental health needs not always met
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- Mental health facilities across North Dakota have between 295 and 350 residential patient beds offering varying levels of care, according to Rosalie Etherington, superintendent of the North Dakota State Hospital. But the need is higher, she told the North Dakota...
March 8, 2016 - 9:04pm
February 24, 2016
McKenzie County landfill could be first to take radioactive waste under new ND rules
WILLISTON, N.D. – An oilfield landfill south of Williston is the first facility in North Dakota to propose accepting radioactive waste under...
February 24, 2016 - 2:29pm