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Blotter: Man arrested for aggravated assault
Theodore Roosevelt National Park fires 90 percent contained
Possibly 2 die when car flies through air, goes through St. Paul city bus
The Arc of Dickinson opens space for arts, 'shabby-chic' store to come
Ponsford man charged in Becker County hit-and-run crash
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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
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
Report: Timberwolves one of ‘preferred landing spots’ for Kyrie Irving
Bismarck's Ripplinger takes second place in Cadet Greco-Roman tournament
United's Kallman working to be a more vocal leader
Vikings' Murray to report to camp Sunday
Twins' 1987 title still painful after all these years
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
Column: Mom uses kindness to teach about differences
Column: A judiciary transformed at blazing speed under Trump
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
Trump has made it a priority to dismantle Obama's legacy. He has little to show for it so far.
Stanley Orin Oberg
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 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...
News/crime and courts
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...
News/crime and courts
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
February 22, 2016
Little public input for pipeline
KILLDEER—Hardly any members of the public came to testify before the North Dakota Public Service Commission at a public hearing Monday...
February 22, 2016 - 6:54pm
February 19, 2016
Little opposition expected for ONEOK pipeline in Dunn, McKenzie counties
KILLDEER -- Dunn County commissioners said they don’t expect much opposition to a natural gas liquids pipeline project proposed in the county by ONEOK Bakken Pipeline LLC. The North Dakota Public Service Commission is hosting a public hearing at 9 a.m. Monday at the Killdeer City...
February 19, 2016 - 7:54pm
February 18, 2016
Three more alleged victims come forward in case against jailed child sex abuser
WATFORD CITY — A Watford City man already in jail on child sex abuse charges has been accused by three more alleged victims. Lance Foreman, 60, was charged with two counts of continuous sexual abuse of a child, Class AA felonies, and gross sexual imposition, a Class A felony, on...
News/crime and courts
February 18, 2016 - 2:55pm
February 14, 2016
New Watford high school allows ‘room to grow’: In heart of the Bakken, $53 million building opens this week
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – Students in Watford City will say goodbye to crowded hallways and portable classrooms as they transition to a newly constructed...
February 14, 2016 - 12:00pm