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Petition for McKenzie sheriff removal could be filed this week
Standing Rock calls on DOJ to intervene in pipeline situation; DAPL explains land purchase
State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
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
Eagles' stifling defense flusters Bradford, Vikings
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
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
September 6, 2016
Holten: Where has the logic gone?
Mr. Logic has moved away. Where he has gone is anyone's guess. He has been replaced by Mr. Legalese, Mr. Greed and Miss Communication, and that...
September 6, 2016 - 10:35pm
Green Party presidential candidate to be charged for spraying painting pipeline equipment
MORTON COUNTY, N.D. — More than 100 protesters gathered at a Dakota Access Pipeline construction site Tuesday where two people bound themselves...
September 6, 2016 - 10:23pm
Use of dogs at pipeline protest criticized
MORTON COUNTY, N.D. — A law enforcement consultant who trains police dogs is among those condemning the use of guard dogs at a pipeline...
September 6, 2016 - 7:25pm
South Dakota man arrested for assaulting Dickinson man, stealing his vehicle
A South Dakota man was arrested on Sept. 1 in Morton County after allegedly assaulting a man and then stealing his vehicle on a rural road northwest...
News/crime and courts
September 6, 2016 - 6:24pm
September 3, 2016
Port: Sheriff says Dakota Access Pipeline protesters 'ambushed and assaulted' private security workers
According to a report from the Morton County Sheriff’s Department, a large group of the protesters who have been working to obstruct the Dakota...
September 3, 2016 - 9:18pm
August 22, 2016
Officers investigating use of laser strikes against planes at pipeline protest site
CANNON BALL -– Authorities are investigating two incidents of laser strikes aimed at aircraft being used to observe the Dakota Access Pipeline protest site.A pilot reported a laser beam hitting him in the eye around 5:15 a.m. last Wednesday, causing him to be blinded temporarily,...
August 22, 2016 - 3:38pm
August 19, 2016
Dakota Access protesters settle into camp life
CANNON BALL, N.D. — An upside down flag hangs in the center of a new community larger than most small towns in North Dakota. It's a protest...
August 19, 2016 - 7:42pm
July 25, 2016
Cherries ripe for picking in western North Dakota
HAYMARSH, N.S. — Red cherries hang like summer jewels in an orchard at Haymarsh, a peaceful valley settlement about 60 miles west of Bismarck...
July 25, 2016 - 10:01am
June 30, 2016
By the North Dakota 4-H numbers
For many, 4-H provides youth with a foundation to learn vital life skills for their future. With opportunities to complete projects ranging from...
June 30, 2016 - 3:36pm
June 24, 2016
Hazen man killed in I-94 rollover west of Glen Ullin
GLEN ULLIN -- A Hazen man was killed Thursday afternoon when his Chevrolet Blazer rolled on Interstate 94 west of Glen Ullin in southwest North Dakota. Scott Minkley, 57, lost control of the vehicle, which entered the south ditch before rolling, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said....
June 24, 2016 - 5:05pm
June 22, 2016
PSC approves NextEra's $153M wind farm near Bismarck
BISMARCK – North Dakota utility regulators gave a Florida company their blessing Wednesday to build a $153 million wind farm near the capital...
June 22, 2016 - 2:58pm
June 9, 2016
North Dakota wages down for first time in a decade
BISMARCK -- The average annual wage in North Dakota fell for the first time in a decade and the total annual wage fell for the first time since, at least, 1990. Largely due to the drop in average wages in North Dakota’s oil counties, the total annual wage decreased 2 percent statewide...
June 9, 2016 - 7:28pm
April 15, 2016
Two dead in head-on crash in Morton County
CANNON BALL -- Two people are dead after a car hit an oncoming vehicle Thursday evening in south-central North Dakota. A 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix driven by 28-year-old K Riley Plenty Chief crossed into the southbound lane of N.D. Highway 1806, hitting a 2009 Dodge Avenger head on....
April 15, 2016 - 4:26pm
April 4, 2016
Driver admits guilt in fatal DUI crash that killed 2 young women in Mandan
MANDAN, N.D. -- More than 50 people sat Monday in the Morton County Courthouse to watch Jordan Morsette plead guilty to killing two young women and critically injuring another in a DUI crash in June. Morsette, 28, uttered "guilty" three times as district judge David Reich called out...
April 4, 2016 - 5:09pm
April 1, 2016
Hettinger surgeon under investigation for sexual abuse violates Oregon release agreement
A Hettinger surgeon under investigation for 12 counts of sexually abusing a young girl over a two-year period in Oregon is still employed but...
April 1, 2016 - 9:25pm