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Dickinson puts tougher rules in place for taxicab companies
Belfield development asks for tax abatements
Audit reveals millions in tuition waivers for out-of-state students
ND Legislature spends on inspectors, training to address rail safety
23-year-old Zap man accused of sex assault on teens
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nation and world
Refinery ramps up: Dakota Prairie Refining begins producing fuel from Bakken crude oil
EOG Resources to resume fracking if oil hits $65 a barrel
Bloomberg: Trader Andy Hall says oil prices reached turning point
Businesses move past chaos: As oil prices stay low, Dickinson stores begin feeling slowdown’s effect
From boomtown to hometown: Buildings still going up in heart of the Oil Patch
On Star Wars day, a cereal tribute that is here to stay
Patrick Hope: The biggest sleep
All is ‘write’ with Helma: 99 year old discovers writing, poetry talent and other ways to grow
50 years behind the wheel: Bus driver recalls city route, life with children
A lifetime dedicated to education: Sharon Hansen prepares to retire
No. 6 seed DSU edges Valley City State, will meet Mayville State in NSAA title game
Increase enrollment leads Alexander to relaunch athletics
Comets beat Valley City State, earn spot in NSAA championship game
Mayville tops Dakota State
DSU knocks out Jimmies: Hignite's eighth inning grand slam lifts Blue Hawks over Jamestown
Zaleski: Legislature got a lot done, but ...
Brock: Oil Patch changing, but oil industry will still be here
Letter: Who is blowing smoke with wind farm project?
Omdahl: Legislature can’t do that much
Our View: Western North Dakota’s oil story is far from told
Ben J. Wolbaum
John P. Custer
Allan A. "Al" Bauer
Glen Francis Snow
Ben J. Wolbaum
September 2, 2014
Victims involved in ATV accident identified
MERCER — The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified three individuals involved in a fatal ATV accident near Mercer. Patrick Anderson of Bismarck was one of three riding the four-wheeler Sunday on a McLean County road when he was thrown from the cargo area. The driver, Carla...
news / crime and courts
September 2, 2014 - 9:35pm
September 1, 2014
1 killed, 2 injured in ATV accident
MERCER — A Bismarck man has died in an ATV accident, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The unidentified 49-year-old was one of three riding the four-wheeler Sunday on a McLean County road three miles north of Mercer. The driver, a 48-year-old female from...
news / north dakota
September 1, 2014 - 9:46pm
June 18, 2014
Parts of North Dakota under flash flood warning, tornado watch
Most of North Dakota is either in a flash flood warning or tornado watch. The National Weather Service in Bismarck has issued a tornado watch for southwest and southcentral North Dakota, including Adams, Burleigh, Grant, Hettinger, Morton, Oliver, Sioux and Stark counties. Severe...
news / local
June 18, 2014 - 3:23pm
February 22, 2014
Five ND snowmobilers missing in Wyoming are found safe
SHERIDAN, Wyo. — Five snowmobilers from North Dakota who were missing in Bighorn National Forest for more than a day were found safe there Saturday afternoon. Lt. Mark Conrad of the Sheridan County Sheriff’s Department said the riders were found safe and healthy but had run...
news / north dakota
February 22, 2014 - 5:36pm
October 2, 2010
Spring Creek watershed project going well
Work to build a watershed along Spring Creek is still on schedule and going well. The Spring Creek watershed project, which began in July, is a joint project between Dunn and Mercer County Soil conservation districts to improve the riparian area and water quality along Spring Creek...
October 2, 2010 - 12:00am
July 31, 2009
Funds for water project move through the pipeline
A bill to designate $9 million for the Southwest Water Authority is making its way through the Senate, and Thursday cleared another hurdle as subcommittee members approved it. A part of the Energy and Water Appropriations bill, the money is slated for SWA pipeline expansion into...
local / news / water
July 31, 2009 - 12:00am
April 5, 2009
Weekly newspapers faring better than dailies
According to the Pew Research Center's annual report on American journalism, advertising revenues for newspapers dropped 23 percent in the last two years; circulation declined around 5 percent over the past year, and one out of five journalists working in 2001 is now gone. This...
April 5, 2009 - 12:00am
March 23, 2009
Rivers cause problems in western, central ND
BISMARCK (AP) -- The latest round of rain and snowmelt has flooded homes and roads in southern and central North Dakota. Emmons County's emergency manager, Shawna Paul, estimated between 50 homes and 75 homes were being evacuated Sunday night in what was known as Linton's Old To...
March 23, 2009 - 8:10am
March 12, 2009
Man accused of neglecting herd of cattle
Mercer County filed charges against Jonathan Voss Wednesday for allegedly neglecting a herd of cattle. Mercer and Dunn Counties seized about 127 cattle last month after law enforcement discovered the animals in extremely poor conditions. Voss faces seven charges. Five counts are...
March 12, 2009 - 11:45pm
January 29, 2009
PREP NOTEBOOK: Defense still leads the way for Scranton
The Scranton girls basketball team hasn't veered off the path that is most likely to bring the Miners success. Defense has, again, been a strong point for Scranton, which has a 10-4 record and owns wins over rivals Hettinger and Bowman County, though the latter game didn't count...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am