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SD cracking down on overweight vehicles
Proposed cuts to EPA could have local impact
Dickinson PD warns about the dangers of fentanyl
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
Tabs for transplant house
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Millennial credit history may be leading to higher interest rate loans
It's time to move: ABLE sets campaign goal of $500,000 to complete construction of 4 group homes
DSU track hoping for help from its reinforcements
PHOTOS: Boston U stuns UND in double overtime in NCAA hockey regional
Boston U's Hickey: 'That atmosphere was insane' in double overtime thriller over UND
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Phillips: Everything changes when kindness enters the room
Minding our Elders: Feeling useful integral to emotional health
Port: 'A sane person to an insane society must appear insane'
Karl J. Paluck
Edwin "Ed" V. Novotny
Robert "Bob" E. Hanson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Many moos ago...: 80-year-old sales ring still spot for top cattle, food, socializing
Mott Mayor uses role on regional boards to aid city
State-of-art new clinic - and vets
Despite struggles, Gary Greff is never giving up on Enchanted Highway project
Anderson farm looks toward the future with over four generations of farming under its belt
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
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
March 10, 2016
Minnesota, North Dakota salmonella cases associated with pistachios
ST. PAUL -- Single cases of salmonella associated with Wonderful Pistachios have been reported in Minnesota and North Dakota. The Minnesota case was a man who was not hospitalized and has recovered. The North Dakota case was in Morton County but not other information about the victim...
News/Nation and World
March 10, 2016 - 8:52pm
March 7, 2016
No chronic wasting disease found in harvested deer
BISMARCK -- No North Dakota deer tested positive for chronic wasting disease, according to Dr. Dan Grove, a wildlife veterinarian for the state’s Game and Fish Department.Samples for testing were taken from more than 1,200 deer harvested by hunters in the western third of the state...
March 7, 2016 - 11:29am
February 8, 2016
Regional recreation projects receive state funding
The North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department recently awarded 13 community grant projects through North Dakota’s Outdoor Community Grant Program, which offers Outdoor Recreation Facilities and Recreation Leadership grants. Projects that were awarded grants include baseball diamond...
February 8, 2016 - 9:43pm
February 5, 2016
Friesz convicted of manslaughter, arson
BISMARCK -- A Morton County jury returned a lesser verdict of manslaughter Friday in the case against Rodney Friesz, who killed his friend and...
February 5, 2016 - 8:34pm
February 1, 2016
Bismarck officers shoot burglary suspect
BISMARCK -- A Bismarck man wanted for a burglary was hospitalized Sunday night after being shot by two Bismarck police officers. The shooting occurred at approximately 7:50 p.m. Sunday outside a mobile home at 1119 University Dr. A Bismarck Police Department release said the 26-year-old...
News/crime and courts
February 1, 2016 - 11:25am
January 26, 2016
Man accused of repeated sex abuse of teen
MANDAN -- A Zap man accused of sexually abusing a girl for eight months in Morton County made his first appearance Tuesday in South Central District Court, where bond was set at $1,000. Scott Benjamin, 43, faces a felony charge of continuous sexual abuse of a child. During an interview...
January 26, 2016 - 6:07pm
October 21, 2015
Concerns from Mandan oil refinery lead to sky lantern ban
MANDAN, N.D. -- Mandan's fireworks laws were tightened Tuesday as city commissioners gave the final approval of a ban on incendiary balloons, sky lanterns and celebration lanterns. The ban makes it illegal to possess, use, discharge, ignite or send off the popular lanterns often...
October 21, 2015 - 3:48pm