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Hemp may be next gold mine for Native American tribes
AARP sues U.S. agency over employee wellness programs
Obama trolls Trump over 'mean tweet' on late-night TV
Leak at nuclear reactor in Norway is contained
Islamic State claims attack on Pakistan police academy, 59 dead
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Martin R. Harnisch
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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
June 24, 2016
Authorities release name of Michigan oilfield worker who died Monday
ROSS, N.D. – The oilfield worker who died Monday after being struck by equipment has been identified as Paul William Green II, 36, of Alger, Mich., the Mountrail County Sheriff’s Office said. Green was pronounced dead at a well site about 4½ miles northeast of Ross after a deputy...
June 24, 2016 - 2:55pm
Watering the seeds of hope: North Dakota college students deliver over 13,000 water bottles to Flint, Michigan
A group of Killdeer High School alumni are personally delivering pallets of water bottles to the city of Flint, Mich., which has been stricken...
February 24, 2016 - 9:24pm
January 20, 2016
Williston water company owners to deliver drinking water to their hometown of Flint
WILLISTON — Toxic tap water has stricken the residents of Flint, Mich., and the catastrophe has hit home for two Williston businessmen, Chris Duell and Dan Provost, who believe they have the responsibility to try to do something about it. The owners of the only water bottling plant...
News/Nation and World
January 20, 2016 - 3:20pm
October 7, 2015
Michigan woman pleads guilty to murder of newborn sealed in plastic
A Michigan woman pleaded guilty on Wednesday to second-degree murder in the death of her newborn son, who was found sealed in a plastic bag at her desk in March, prosecutors said. Kimberly Pappas, 26, of Wyandotte, agreed to a sentence of 9 to 20 years in prison on the guilty plea...
News/Nation and World
October 7, 2015 - 4:04pm
April 3, 2015
Unlikely rescue: Michigan couple sends checks to men who saved them in 1977 blizzard
WALHALLA, N.D. - A Michigan couple who survived a 30-hour ordeal in a stranded car during a blizzard more than 37 years ago are saying thanks...
April 3, 2015 - 6:37pm
March 21, 2015
Death on paper: Touted Michigan author shares tips at mystery writing workshop
Some might describe it as kind of mysterious. A woman who lives nowhere near here, somewhere in Michigan, walked into a dim Dickinson building...
March 21, 2015 - 9:15pm
December 6, 2014
Bringing relief to the Bakken: Michigan woman’s acupuncture practice offers new type of help
WILLISTON — Rebecca Lloyd has had just one patient who says they get a good night’s sleep. It’s likely because of the stress in western...
December 6, 2014 - 6:08pm
October 23, 2014
Butterfly species added to list of endangered species
LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Two species of butterflies are now protected under the Endangered Species Act. The Dakota skipper and Poweshiek skipperling have suffered population declines due to loss and degradation of their native grasslands, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service....
October 23, 2014 - 11:32pm
August 30, 2014
Finding your quiet workplace: As offices get more collaborative, workspaces fulfill need for privacy
FARGO — Walls have come tumbling down in workplaces everywhere. Open floor plans have replaced individual offices, encouraging collaboration...
August 30, 2014 - 7:28pm
June 25, 2014
UAS poised to replace human inspectors on pipelines, turbines
GRAND FORKS — The days of observing hundreds of miles of oil pipeline from a plane or dangling 200 feet in the air from a wind tower may soon...
June 25, 2014 - 11:27pm
May 19, 2014
Mich. man responds to offensive T-shirt with different message
Bobby Bird Jr., doesn’t have any direct connection to Grand Forks, but when he heard about the offensive “Siouxper drunk” T-shirts worn here, he said, he felt he had to respond. Bird’s record company out of Mt. Pleasant, Mich., is selling T-shirts online with the words “Siouxper...
May 19, 2014 - 9:46pm
February 27, 2014
USDA offering bee habitat incentives to farmers, ranchers
Bees are probably best known for the honey they produce, but that’s not the only benefit they provide for mankind. Those buzzing little insects...
February 27, 2014 - 10:34pm
March 17, 2012
Storm warnings spare village from tornado injuries
DEXTER, Mich. (AP) -- The twister that took aim at this Michigan village unleashed winds of 135 mph and lingered on the ground for a full half-hour, plowing a path of destruction that stretched for 10 miles. But after the tornado melted back into the clouds, townspeople emerged to...
March 17, 2012 - 12:00am
February 26, 2012
Bachmeier and Kiebel to wed in April
Their parents are Ron and Mary Bachmeier of Dickinson, and Jim and Sally Kiebel of Saginaw, Mich. An April wedding is planned in Dickinson....
February 26, 2012 - 12:00am
August 31, 2009
Blueberry virus equals blueberry blues
DETROIT (AP) -- Two destructive viruses have struck the blueberry industry in the state of Michigan, home to a $124 million per year crop that...
August 31, 2009 - 1:17pm