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In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
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
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
July 9, 2014
Pipeline leaks near Missouri River
MANDAREE -- Authorities are responding to a pipeline leak near the Missouri River in northwest North Dakota. An oil sheen has appeared on the Missouri River, said Jerry Samuelson, emergency manager for McKenzie County. He said the leaking pipeline was being used to carry...
July 9, 2014 - 1:33pm
May 21, 2014
Missing man identified as body found in water near New Town
NEW TOWN -- Three Affiliated Tribes law enforcement said the body of the man found dead and floating in the Four Bears Marina on Monday morning has been identified. Daniel Mossett, 31, who has been missing since November, was identified through an autopsy by the North Dakota medical...
May 21, 2014 - 4:45pm
May 13, 2014
Act would stop extra Missouri water charges
A new addition to the Water Resources Development Act would stop North Dakotans from being charged extra for Missouri River reservoir water by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. U.S. Sen. John Hoeven said state residents and businesses have a legal right to the water in the river...
May 13, 2014 - 6:41pm
May 7, 2014
Board recommends route for proposed Red River Water Supply Project
FARGO — The board behind the proposed Red River Valley Water Supply Project once again endorsed a pipeline route that follows a corridor that already has much of the right of way secured. The vote Monday by the Lake Agassiz Water Authority board will be presented to the North...
May 7, 2014 - 6:38pm
April 17, 2014
Attempt to pull stolen pickup from Missouri River falls short
BISMARCK — Divers and a towing crew tried unsuccessfully Thursday to retrieve a stolen pickup that broke through the ice on the Missouri River...
April 17, 2014 - 5:22pm
March 15, 2014
Water and oil mix: Oil around flooded well believed to be contained
TRENTON — Containment booms are surrounding a flooded oil well near the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers to prevent oil that...
March 15, 2014 - 3:27pm
March 14, 2014
Flooded well spills oil into river
TRENTON – Oil from one well has spilled into floodwaters near the confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri rivers, where the rising waters...
March 14, 2014 - 6:26pm
March 13, 2014
Flooding affects oil wells near confluence of Yellowstone, Missouri rivers
WILLISTON – State officials are monitoring oil wells that are being affected by flooding near the confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri rivers, the North Dakota Department of Health said. The flooding is a result of ice jams downstream from the well sites. Water levels...
March 13, 2014 - 6:08pm
February 25, 2014
Farrell to Army Corps: ‘Butt out’: North Dakota officials question agency practices
The feud over who controls access to Missouri River water in the state flared up at the North Dakota Reclamation Conference on Tuesday the Astoria Hotel & Suites. Daniel Farrell, hydrologist manager for the North Dakota State Water Commission, said the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
February 25, 2014 - 11:47pm
February 4, 2014
Legislators look at water pipeline en route to Red River
FARGO — A key issue to decide whether the state joins local governments in a partnership to pipe Missouri River water to the Red River Valley: splitting the cost, estimated to range from $800 million to $1.1 billion. Backers of the proposed Red River Valley Water Supply Project...
February 4, 2014 - 10:38pm
January 31, 2014
Pickup that went into river likely stolen
BISMARCK — A pickup that was reported stolen is likely the pickup that was seen driving into the Missouri River this week. Bismarck police recovered a license plate from ice on the river that matched the plate of the stolen pickup. Police said a red 1998 Chevrolet G10 pickup was...
January 31, 2014 - 11:53pm
January 29, 2014
$781 million plan to pipe Missouri River water to Red River Valley gaining momentum, officials say
FARGO — The longstanding goal of diverting Missouri River water to supplement water supplies in the Red River Valley is gaining momentum as a state and local initiative. Backers of the Red River Water Supply Project will brief legislators in Fargo next week on route possibilities...
January 29, 2014 - 9:28pm
January 27, 2014
Bismarck police investigate report of pickup in Missouri River
Note:This story has been change from its original version to include the correct first name of Sgt. Mark Buschena. BISMARCK – Police here are investigating a report that a pickup drove onto the Missouri River and broke through the ice Sunday night. Sgt. Mark Buschena said...
January 27, 2014 - 4:47pm
August 19, 2013
Corps archaeologists study Missouri River's past
PIERRE -- Sometimes during high water the Missouri River will carve away one of its banks like an old man turning out his pockets to bring things to light -- scrapers and knives made of Knife River flint, hoes and squash knives made of bison bone, 19th century toy horses made of pewter...
August 19, 2013 - 10:06am
Hoeven: A victory for the Missouri River Basin
This week, we scored a major victory for the people who live and work throughout the Missouri River basin. The U.S. Senate passed the States' Water Rights Act, legislation I introduced and attached to the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) to bar the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
May 19, 2013 - 12:00am