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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
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
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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
September 25, 2015
NDSU receives endowment of $3.6 million from architect, painter
FARGO — The estate of Jim Falck, an architect and painter from North Dakota, has given $3.6 million to North Dakota State University, one of...
September 25, 2015 - 11:28pm
June 5, 2013
34 acres in Dickinson sells for $1.3 million for new development
The development of Dickinson's west side got another shot in the arm Tuesday after a developer agreed to pay more than a million dollars for a plot of land near Interstate 94's Exit 59. Five Diamond Fund Managers will pay just more than $1.3 million for 34 acres of real estate that...
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
November 9, 2012
Buying up the Bakken: Continental to purchase 120,000 acres for $650M
The largest leaseholder in the Bakken is prepared to increase its stake here by $650 million. Continental Resources Inc. is doubling down on its already substantial investment in the Bakken, according to a press release issued by the company this week. Continental has entered into...
November 9, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2012
Dickinson taxable sales grow 52 percent; Williston leads statewide growth that increased to more than $19B
BISMARCK -- The story of North Dakota's envious economy just keeps getting bigger with all of the state's largest cities contributing to eye-popping...
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
December 9, 2011
$2M in grants approved for oil-impacted townships
BISMARCK -- State officials approved $2 million worth of grants for oil-impacted townships Thursday and began discussing how $60 million in additional impact grants will be distributed. The Board of University and School Lands approved 60 township requests for financial help with...
December 9, 2011 - 12:00am
June 5, 2010
Water pipeline project nears completion
After conception by a few area minds in the late '70s and about $31 million later, rural residents in southwest North Dakota can receive treated water as a section of the Southwest Pipeline Project nears completion. More than 940 residents near Medora, Beach, Sentinel Butte, Golva...
June 5, 2010 - 12:00am
April 27, 2009
Bond set at $1 million cash for alleged murderer
Judge Zane Anderson set bond at $1 million cash for a Texas man accused of murder during a hearing Monday. Shane Patrick Miller, 39, is charged for shooting Neal Matejovsky, 49, of Dickinson. Matejovsky's body was found in Dunn County on April 10. "In the event he is able to post...
April 27, 2009 - 11:17pm
March 20, 2009
Wind developer plans to add 170 megawatts
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota's leading wind power developer intends to spend $300 million this year installing another 170 megawatts of generating capacity near two existing wind projects, the company's chief executive says. "This is one of the best places to go," said Mitch Davidson,...
March 20, 2009 - 11:03pm
Senate deletes state income tax rebates
BISMARCK -- The proposed North Dakota $100 million state income tax rebate for this year is gone. At least, as far as the state Senate is concerned. But senators still favor a state income tax reduction, much as Gov. John Hoeven and several other lawmakers have proposed this session....
March 20, 2009 - 11:01pm
March 19, 2009
Victims of class warfare
As a member of the board of directors of the American International Group, I am pained by the hailstorm of fecal matter raining on our company for the $450 million in bonuses we are paying out to the traders in credit derivatives after receiving billions from the U.S. Treasury to...
March 19, 2009 - 12:00am
March 17, 2009
Forest Service going on a map quest
There are several roads that wind through the Badlands of western North Dakota where people can get lost. It can also be unclear which are private...
March 17, 2009 - 11:25pm
February 9, 2009
ND to take in $38 million less than earlier projected
BISMARCK -- North Dakota's treasury will see $38.4 million less in 2009-11 than its budget writers assumed in November, a new forecast released today shows. Gov. John Hoeven and his budget director outlined the forecast this morning to legislators who are writing the 2009-11 budget. The...
February 9, 2009 - 10:00am
February 5, 2009
Obama signs bill extending children's health insurance
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama on Wednesday signed a bill extending health coverage to 4 million uninsured children, a move he called...
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
June 19, 2008
N.D. surplus for 2009 is $740 million to $1.2 billion
BISMARCK -- It's safe to say North Dakota's revenue forecast is understated, the state budget director told legislative appropriations members Wednesday. Revenues and transfers into the state general fund are up 17 percent over the 2007 forecast, OMB Director Pam Sharp said.
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
May 15, 2008
Commission OKs $1 million for livestock water projects
BISMARCK -- A million-dollar pool of state money is now available for North Dakota livestock producers to tap into for watering their herds. The state Water Commission approved the funds late Wednesday, following up on Gov. John Hoeven's drought declaration last Friday. Last month,...
May 15, 2008 - 12:00am