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Press Pass: ND legislators prepare for special session, Harvest is nearly here, Roughrider Commission says goodbye to arena
Roughrider Commission says one last goodbye to old rodeo arena
2 men arrested for drug delivery near school
Dickinson police respond to Friday morning stabbing
Parts of southwest N.D. on cusp of grain harvest
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
Dickinson native Jaeger receives entrepreneurship award
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Streb shares lead at PGA with Walker
Roughriders’ summer ends with loss to West Fargo
Mauer’s walk-off walk in 12th gives Twins victory
Class A Legion Baseball Notebook: Valley City finally gets the best of Wahpeton, wins 7-3
Sparano dives into low-down work of shaping up Vikings blockers
Brock: Birthday golf lesson
Port: Real sovereignty for Native Americans would mean property rights and policy autonomy
Jacobs: More delay in North Dakotan's confirmation
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
good bad and ugly
Monte J. Geerts
Eldon D. "Bus" Patterson
Elsie Louise Schuetzle Huether
Grant Gerhard Gullickson
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
Minot Air Force Base
May 19, 2016
B-52 out of Minot Air Force Base crashes in Guam, crew of seven safe
A B-52H Stratofortress bomber aircraft that deployed from the Minot Air Force Base crashed on Wednesday at a U.S. Air Force base in Guam, but...
News/Nation and World
May 19, 2016 - 9:41am
February 9, 2016
Child porn arrest made at Minot AFB
MINOT -– Minot police arrested a man Tuesday at the Minot Air Force Base in connection with several child pornography charges. Jessi L. Sweig, 21, Minot, is charged in North Central Judicial District Court with promoting an obscene sexual performance by a minor, a Class A felony,...
February 9, 2016 - 8:58pm
August 7, 2015
Brock: Trip to Air Force base a tour down memory lane
MINOT -- I serve as a director on the North Dakota Newspaper Association Board. On Friday, our group toured Minot Air Force Base, the U.S. Air...
August 7, 2015 - 11:30pm
March 23, 2015
Minot air base members on ISIS ‘hit list'
MINOT AIR FORCE BASE, N.D. - Six military members from Minot Air Force Base are among 100 U.S. airmen, sailors, soldiers and Marines whose personal information and photos were posted on a purported Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) "hit list," although an Air Force press officer...
March 23, 2015 - 10:12pm
March 19, 2015
Heitkamp announces federal worker pay hikes in western ND
MINOT — U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., announced Thursday that the federal government has approved a 34 percent pay increase for 160 civilian federal employees at Minot Air Force Base and across western North Dakota. Heitkamp has led efforts to get federal employees the increase...
March 19, 2015 - 4:25pm
March 6, 2015
Minot bomb wing wins top U.S. honor
MINOT AIR FORCE BASE — Another wing at Minot Air Force Base has been named the “best of the best.” Col. Jason Armagost, commander of the 5th Bomb Wing, told a committee of the Minot Area Chamber of Commerce meeting at the base Thursday that the bomb wing has won U.S. Strategic...
March 6, 2015 - 12:50am
February 12, 2015
U.S. nuclear force seeing improvement
MINOT AIR FORCE BASE — Renewed focus on the U.S. nuclear force after several scandals last year is improving conditions for airmen, but more work must be done, Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work said on Wednesday after an icy tour of the only U.S. missile and bomber base. Work...
February 12, 2015 - 10:29pm
February 6, 2015
Air base captain sentenced for sex trafficking charges
MINOT — A Minot Air Force Base missileer who was the leader of a violent street gang that arranged for the exchange of money for sex with underage girls, distributed drugs and gave alcohol to teenagers has been sentenced to 25 years in prison and dismissed from the military in his...
News/crime and courts
February 6, 2015 - 12:12am
December 23, 2014
Communication critical on Air Force training complex, Heitkamp says
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp is pressing the U.S. Air Force to improve its expansion plan for the Powder River Training Complex to better address the concerns of aviators, businesses and airport administrators in southwest North Dakota, she said in a release. Heitkamp’s communication...
December 23, 2014 - 5:42pm
December 13, 2014
Local aviators, airport managers strongly oppose new Air Force training space
BAKER, Mont. — Russell Burdick had been interested in aeronautics for years, but it wasn’t until he was in his 70s, after his wife had passed...
December 13, 2014 - 8:09pm
December 1, 2014
Air Force approves training zone over southwest North Dakota
The southwest corner of North Dakota may soon be booming, but it won't be because of oil drilling. Last Friday, the United States Air Force...
December 1, 2014 - 4:04pm
October 15, 2014
Heitkamp: Supporting our patriots in the federal workforce
North Dakota has about 27,000 open jobs. It’s a fact that reinforces the drastic rewards of growth in our state. But it also shows that some sectors are struggling to fill open positions and retain workers. The lure of more lucrative jobs in the Oil Patch, where workers can better...
October 15, 2014 - 5:27pm
August 7, 2014
Hoeven announces personnel increase at Minot AFB
WASHINGTON -- Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., announced Thursday that Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota will add more than 300 personnel under the Air Force’s Nuclear Force Improvement Program. The 5th Bomb Wing host unit is expected to increase by 69 positions in areas including...
August 7, 2014 - 2:35pm
Physical, ‘spiritual’ repair for Marmarth church: Denver pastor revives abandoned chapel building
MARMARTH — For at least 15 years, the Marmarth Bible Church sat abandoned after its pastor unexpectedly left town. Marmarth fostered an agricultural...
June 7, 2014 - 11:59pm