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Oil industry workers split between Trump and Clinton
Piepkorn renewing his attacks on refugee settlement earning rebuke from Strand
Police Blotter: Minnesota man arrested for simple assault
Decker sentenced to prison time in continuous sexual abuse of a child case
DSU chemistry lab professor recovers after explosion, college examines emergency protocol
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
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
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
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Martin R. Harnisch
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
January 29, 2016
New federal pollution standards weigh on utility rate increases
BILLINGS, Mont. -- The electric bills of customers could rise $178 a year to improve Montana Dakota Utilities’ coal-fired power plants. But, MDU is being asked whether the plan makes sense with new pollution regulations coming. At issue is whether customers of MDU should pay for...
January 29, 2016 - 1:49pm
January 27, 2016
Electric cooperatives challenged by Clean Power Plan
BILLINGS, Mont. -- Electric cooperatives will likely share in a $5 billion bill to comply with the federal Clean Power Plan, officials said recently.The $5 billion is what Basin Electric Power Cooperative estimates it will need to cut greenhouse gases from its coal-fired power plants...
January 27, 2016 - 9:57pm
January 21, 2016
Travel alert issued for I-94 from Montana border to Hebron
The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol have issued a travel alert along Interstate 94 in southwest North Dakota from the Montana border to Hebron because of icy roads causing difficult travel. Areas included in the travel alert are the cities...
January 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
January 20, 2016
High-tech magnate to take on incumbent governor in Montana
BILLINGS, Mont. -- Bozeman high-tech magnate Greg Gianforte announced his candidacy for governor Wednesday in Billings, pledging to improve the...
News/Nation and World
January 20, 2016 - 9:35pm
January 19, 2016
Resistant marestail rears up in eastern Montana fields
WILLISTON -- Neighboring eastern Montana has its first verified case of glyphosate-resistant Conyza Canadensis, more commonly known as horseweed or marestail. While Williams County Extension Agent Danielle Steinhoff said resistant marestail has not yet been identified in Williams...
News/Nation and World
January 19, 2016 - 8:57pm
Man wanted in shooting arrested in Montana
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – A man wanted in connection with a weekend shooting near Watford City has been apprehended, authorities said Tuesday. Kyle...
January 19, 2016 - 3:38pm
January 18, 2016
UPDATE: Shooting suspect says he plans to turn self in
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – A man wanted by the McKenzie County Sheriff’s Office for his involvement in a weekend shooting said he’s not armed...
News/crime and courts
January 18, 2016 - 7:47pm
January 17, 2016
Out-of-state shipping of radioactive waste declines
BISMARCK -- A Glendive, Montana, radioactive waste landfill operator thinks some “bad actors” in the oil fields are illegally disposing of...
January 17, 2016 - 6:00am
January 15, 2016
As oil prices drop, farm fuel hits a 12-year low
CIRCLE, Mont. -- Gil Gasper stopped short of emptying his milk jugs when he heard that farm-delivered, weatherized diesel had dropped to $1.73...
January 15, 2016 - 3:06pm
January 8, 2016
TransCanada legal challenges over Keystone XL pipeline face long odds
WASHINGTON -- TransCanada Corp faces a rocky legal path as it seeks to overturn President Barack Obama's denial of its Keystone XL pipeline or...
January 8, 2016 - 11:41am
January 5, 2016
Montana highway death toll up sharply in 2015
MISSOULA, Mont. — Highway fatalities in Montana jumped 17 percent in 2015. While it’s too early to pin down the reason, state officials have their theories. At least 224 people died on state roads last year, after 2014 ended with an encouraging count of 192. That was down 16 percent...
News/Nation and World
January 5, 2016 - 9:20pm
December 26, 2015
The real 'Revenant': Hollywood depicts grizzly mauling on Dakota prairie
FARGO -- Hugh Glass had quite the resumé, even for a mountain man. His life story, with important connections to what would become Dakota Territory,...
December 26, 2015 - 9:40pm
December 21, 2015
Bismarck man killed in Montana avalanche
COOKE CITY, Mont. -- An avalanche near Cooke City killed a Bismarck, N.D., man Saturday. Two others were buried in the snow but survived. The 33-year-old man who died was a member of a five person snowmobiling group on the mountain that day, Park County Undersheriff Clay Herbst confirmed...
December 21, 2015 - 12:14pm
December 14, 2015
Snow expected in southwest North Dakota, eastern Montana
Parts of southwest North Dakota are under a winter weather advisory as snow is expected to develop across the area Monday night and spread on Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service in Bismarck. Three to five inches of snow is expected across far southwest North Dakota...
December 14, 2015 - 6:55pm
December 1, 2015
Rematch with Grizzlies chance for young Bison players to show their growth chart
FARGO -- There were some young, bright-eyed fresh faces who made the trip to the University of Montana last August, a group of young North Dakota...
December 1, 2015 - 11:28am