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Northeast ND preparing for flood; officials urge buying insurance
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
City of Fargo employee: let DAPL protesters 'drown in the flooding'
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Midgets gymnastics welcomes all challengers for state meet
'Cardiac Cats': Glen Ullin-Hebron storms back on Bulldogs, wins first Region 7 championship
In name of fighting cancer, DSU's Seth Moerkerke went bald Thursday
Blue Hawks ice Waldorf, advance to NSAA semifinals
Dean Blais is back in Grand Forks, but will it be last trip as coach?
Port: Gov. Burgum on remaining #NoDAPL protesters: 'More have moved than left'
Kathleen Wrigley: Marsy's Law does not protect victims' names
Port: Reminder: The #NoDAPL protesters in camp are no longer standing with Standing Rock
Port: State of North Dakota buys hotel rooms and bus tickets home for #NoDAPL protesters
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Avon "Avie" Stotz
Fern L. Uhler
Roger S. Farrier
Donna Mae Hewson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
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