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Dakota Access opponents vow to keep fighting
3-year-old girl found 2 miles from home wearing just her underwear
Technology-savvy, $70 million new high school opens in Williston
Government regulation, public health at issue in tobacco tax debate
ND crime rate up 10 percent in ND in 2015, biggest spike of oil boom era
crime and courts
nation and world
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
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
Jackie Hope: Get out your money and stock up at back-to-school blowouts
Dakota Recreation Report
Titans volleyball players look to prosper in new positions
Building a successful program not easy in college-rich Charleston, S.C.
Cabrera leads Tigers past Twins, 9-4
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
Other Views: Violence, intimidation mar pipeline protest
Holten: There is no greater burden
good bad and ugly
George F. Anton
MaryAnn Pachl (Tuhy)
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
August 15, 2016
Emmons County asks Congressional reps for river meeting
LINTON, N.D. — The Emmons County Commission is urging the North Dakota congressional delegation to come to a meeting to form a consensus on why some "excess" lands taken by the federal government for the Oahe Dam should go back to the state. Donavin L. Grenz, the county state's...
August 15, 2016 - 9:58am
July 11, 2016
Red River water project signup deadline looms
FARGO -- Communities and rural water systems that want to tap a planned pipeline to carry Missouri River water to the east soon will have to...
July 11, 2016 - 9:56pm
June 14, 2016
Lime slurry spilled into Missouri River in Bismarck
BISMARCK -- A tank overflowed at the Bismarck Water Treatment Plant over the weekend, spilling 50,000 gallons of lime slurry into the Missouri River. “We have assessed the situation with the health department and concur that there was no immediate danger to the public or water supply,"...
June 14, 2016 - 4:43pm
Fort Union celebrating 50th year as historic site
WILLISTON -– Oil has changed the landscape of northwestern North Dakota, but one historic site still looks much the same as it did in the mid-1800s....
June 14, 2016 - 11:48am
May 20, 2016
Dakota Recreation Report of May 19, 2016
Outdoor notes May 30: Military Appreciation Day at all North Dakota State Parks. June 1: Deer gun and muzzleloader applications due. Tournaments May 21: Missouri River; Graner’s Bottoms, Lake Audubon. Fishing Lake Sakakawea elevation, May 17: 1,838.37 feet above mean sea level;...
May 20, 2016 - 12:42am
March 28, 2016
Red River Water Supply Project funding faces new hurdle
FARGO, N.D. --The quest to bring Missouri River water to the Red River Valley has faced many obstacles over the decades, including environmental opposition and the federal budget crunch. Now a new hurdle looms for the proposed Red River Valley Water Supply Project: low oil prices....
March 28, 2016 - 9:16am
March 7, 2016
Collector well option breathes new life into water supply project for eastern ND
BISMARCK – A decades-old vision of sending Missouri River water to eastern North Dakota to provide relief during times of drought has found a new path forward – and it starts underground. A recently completed study confirms that a system of collector wells along the Missouri River...
March 7, 2016 - 7:46pm
December 4, 2015
New wastewater treatment plant is good news for Missouri River
WILLISTON, N.D. – The first phase of a new Williston wastewater treatment plant is complete, greatly reducing the impact the growing city is...
December 4, 2015 - 10:42pm
November 28, 2015
Double Ditch Indian Village’s $3.5 million project to preserve burial grounds with a view
BISMARCK -- Preservation of the Double Ditch Indian Village and burial grounds along the Missouri River that conservatively may have the remains...
November 28, 2015 - 6:45pm
October 27, 2015
Highway 85 bridge south of Williston to be closed Thursday
WILLISTON -- The Lewis and Clark Bridge on U.S. Highway 85 south of Williston will be temporarily closed from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. CDT Thursday for maintenance work. Motorists will need to take alternate route across the Missouri River: the Four Bears Bridge on Highway 23 near...
October 27, 2015 - 10:39am
October 20, 2015
Update: Spill near White Earth River released 756,000 gallons of oil and brine water
WHITE EARTH, N.D. -- The amount of oil and brine recovered from an oil well near the White Earth River reached 756,000 gallons Tuesday, though officials said 99.9 percent of the contamination was contained to the well pad. An estimated 18,000 barrels of oil and brine water has...
October 20, 2015 - 5:33pm
September 25, 2015
Lower Missouri River levels within normal range
BISMARCK -- As the water levels drop in the Missouri River, boaters are becoming frustrated with the Corps of Engineers' decision to decrease...
September 25, 2015 - 12:42pm
August 10, 2015
State water commission hopes to fund $664 million in projects
BISMARCK — With a record $1.12 billion budget for 2015-17, the State Water Commission plans to tackle $664 million in projects, according to Todd Sando, the state's engineer. Where those dollars are going will be the topic of discussion Wednesday, when Sando will provide the Legislature's...
August 10, 2015 - 7:51pm
June 24, 2015
Fort Peck cuts releases to slow flow into Lake Sakakawea
FORT PECK RESERVOIR, Mont. — Spring rainfall that boosted the flow of the Bighorn and Powder rivers, both tributaries to the Yellowstone River, has prompted a reduction in releases from Fort Peck Reservoir in northeast Montana. Fort Peck backs up the Missouri River, but the Missouri...
June 24, 2015 - 10:52pm
June 5, 2015
Public comment sought for BakkenLink Pipeline
BISMARCK — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is seeking public comment for a proposed pipeline that would cross the Missouri River and Lake Sakakawea from Williams County to McKenzie County. The 16-inch diameter pipeline, a project of BakkenLink Pipeline LLC, would transport crude...
June 5, 2015 - 11:13pm