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Trump's candidacy taking a toll on political ad spending
Benefit being held for Dunn Center teen after reconstructive surgery
N.D. leaders shift toward willingness to spend Legacy Fund earnings for 2017-19 budget
Police explore link between Roger Maris museum theft, cases in other states
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Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Drug prices keep rising with no end in sight
The corny truth about high fructose corn syrup
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Midgets’ offense overwhelms Fargo North in opener
High school football roundup: Wegh collects five touchdowns in Wildfire victory
Late score, second-half defense carries Raiders over Night Hawks
Smoak, Martin bash Blue Jays past Twins
ESPN analyst Brown thinks FCS is the right level for the Bison
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
Murdock: Never Trump seeds would bear socialist fruit
Letter: We don’t need annual legislative session, we need term limits
Letter: Respect for community and property needed
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Medora gears up for visitors
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Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
Boy, 4, survives fall out of third-floor apartment in Minot
MINOT -- A 4-year-old boy has survived a fall out of a third floor apartment in Minot. Police Capt. John Klug reported Saturday night that the boy was transported by ambulance to Trinity Hospital where he was recovering and “is expected to survive.” The Meadow Ridge apartment...
February 27, 2016 - 10:59pm
2 men stopped in stolen vehicle face numerous drug, weapon charges
MINOT — Two men are facing numerous charges after they were stopped in a stolen vehicle Friday by a Minot police officer. At about 2:45 p.m. Friday, the officer stopped the vehicle for failing to stop at a red light at 22nd Ave. and South Broadway. It was learned during the stop...
News/crime and courts
February 27, 2016 - 9:55pm
February 23, 2016
Minot police follow shoeprints to arrest burglary suspects
MINOT -- Minot police followed shoeprints in the snow to make arrests in two burglaries over the weekend. The police followed the shoeprints to a trailer home in Jefferson Trailer Court and a search warrant was issued and evidence was found. Shelah Palmer, 18, and a 17-year-old were...
February 23, 2016 - 11:35pm
February 20, 2016
Teens arrested for armed robbery of store in Minot
MINOT, N.D. -- Two teenagers have been arrested after an armed robbery at the Dollar Mart in Minot about 4:30 p.m. Friday. According to police, a 15-year-old suspect, who wasn’t named, showed a gun in his waistband and demanded money from an employee. The situation escalated and...
February 20, 2016 - 1:44am
Acacia Fossum paces Dickinson High Midgets gymnastics to West Region title
MINOT -- Minot High senior Hannah Werchau has led the way for the Majettes all season. On Friday, her teammates watched with bated breath as she took to the balance beam, with team results of the West Region meet already determined in favor of Dickinson. "She just showed that senior...
February 20, 2016 - 1:17am
February 18, 2016
Stanley, Minot bank robber sentenced to prison
BISMARCK -- A 59-year-old Arizona man who robbed banks in Stanley and Minot last summer has been sentenced to almost six years in prison. U.S. District Judge Daniel Hovland on Wednesday also ordered Gary Wayne Thomas, who had been working in the oil fields of western North Dakota,...
News/crime and courts
February 18, 2016 - 2:56pm
January 30, 2016
Minot -- with boost in funding -- hopes to accelerate flood protection
MINOT, N.D. -- Milo Schmeichel lived along the Souris River in Minot for 40 years. He’s no longer there as the sometimes confrontational buyout...
January 30, 2016 - 4:22pm
January 28, 2016
Virginia man arrested in Minot for allegedly harming child
MINOT – U.S. Marshals arrested a Virginia man Thursday in Minot on a Virginia warrant for malicious wounding of a child.Nathan Andrew Horn, 25, was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals Service’s High Plains Fugitive Task Force at approximately 2:50 p.m. Horn is wanted by...
January 28, 2016 - 9:06pm
January 22, 2016
Suspected Minot bank robbery turns himself in Idaho, police say
MINOT -- Law officers have arrested an Idaho man suspected of robbing the US Bank in downtown Minot on Thursday after a clear photo of his face from a security camera in the bank was released. Charles David Norton, 45, was tracked down in St. Maries, Idaho, about 6:30 p.m. Friday...
January 22, 2016 - 9:50pm
January 20, 2016
Minot officer shoots, kills dog that police said attacked him
Minot officer shoots, kills dog that police said attacked him MINOT, N.D. -- A Minot police officer shot a German shepherd cross that was attacking him as police were investigating a suspicious vehicle parked at a bar on North Broadway in Minot late Tuesday night. According to police,...
January 20, 2016 - 4:33pm
January 19, 2016
Minot wins $74.3 million in federal funding to help recover from 2011 flood
MINOT, N.D. -- Minot, devastated by flooding in 2011, has been awarded $74.3 million in federal funds for cities or states hit by major natural...
January 19, 2016 - 6:20pm
Minot wins $74.3 million in federal funding to help further recover from 2011 flood
MINOT -- Minot has been awarded $74.3 million in a competitive federal program to increase the safety and security of communities that have had natural disasters strike their cities or states in recent years. Minot Mayor Chuck Barney was notified of the grant by U.S. Sens. John Hoeven...
January 19, 2016 - 3:45pm
January 12, 2016
Minot police say they catch five burglars in the act
MINOT -- After a rash of burglaries to start the new year, Minot police made some headway in possibly solving several of them as five people were arrested over the weekend. On Sunday night, Capt. John Klug said officers arrested Eric Mize, 30, and Sky Boser, 26, both of Minot, while...
January 12, 2016 - 6:06pm
Counterfeit $100 bills found in Minot
MINOT -- Counterfeit $100 bills have been passed at several area businesses in Minot in recent days. Financial institutions in Minot reported the findings. Police said businesses finding the bills should take note of the suspect’s physical description and any other identifying information...
January 12, 2016 - 6:04pm
January 8, 2016
Series of burglaries brings in new year in Minot
MINOT -- A series of burglaries to start the new year has businesses on edge and police thinking the same suspects may be involved. Minot Police Capt. John Klug said since Jan. 1 there have been 12 burglaries, including break-ins at three storage units discovered Thursday night. That’s...
January 8, 2016 - 9:21pm