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Clinton seeks to keep Trump on defensive after debate
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Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
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How to prevent childhood obesity
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All that homework pays off for Carson Wentz
DeLuca's plan is to return to the Bison next season
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Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
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July 31, 2014
Highway 10 to be closed in Stark Co. beginning Tuesday
The Stark County Highway Department will close Highway 10 from 83rd Avenue Southwest to the Morton County line, according to a release. The closure is expected to last from Aug. 5-20 for gravel and paving operations. The road will be closed to traffic. Drivers are asked to take alternate...
July 31, 2014 - 11:03pm
June 16, 2014
Minnesota man leads officers on I-94 chase, arrested for drugs and fleeing
BISMARCK -- A Minnesota man was arrested on several charges Saturday evening after leading the North Dakota Highway Patrol and Stark County Sheriff’s deputies on a more than 40-mile chase along Interstate 94. Brett Rikess, 44, of St. Paul, Minn., was charged with possession...
News/crime and courts
June 16, 2014 - 11:15am
June 12, 2014
Oliver County 4-H wins dairy contest
A team from Oliver County placed first in the state 4-H dairy judging senior division contest during a recent competition at North Dakota State University. Team members included Shane Giedd, Rachel Oliver, Emily Klein and Rebecca Liffrig. Giedd was the high individual in the contest. The...
June 12, 2014 - 11:34pm
June 6, 2014
Woman killed in car accident identified
A New Salem woman that was killed in a car accident Wednesday afternoon has been identified. Betty Starck, 77, was driving northbound along Morton County Road 85 near 44th Avenue when she took a curve and ended up in a ditch on the east side of the road. Her 2005 Buick LeSabre hit...
News/crime and courts
June 6, 2014 - 12:00am
June 4, 2014
New Salem woman killed in crash
A 77-year-old New Salem woman was killed Wednesday when her car went into the ditch on Morton County Road 82. The woman was traveling north near 44th Avenue around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday when she failed to negotiate a curve and went into the ditch. The driver, who was wearing a seatbelt,...
June 4, 2014 - 11:44pm
May 27, 2014
Southwest ND saw as much as 3 inches of rain Monday night
Parts of southwest North Dakota received anywhere from a 1¾ to 3 inches of rain throughout Monday night and early Tuesday morning, the National Weather Service said. The Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport south of Dickinson recorded 1.77 inches of rain while Doppler radar estimates...
May 27, 2014 - 10:43am
May 12, 2014
PSC holds wind plant hearing
HEBRON -- No one testified in opposition to a proposed wind farm for Stark and Morton counties at a public hearing Monday at the Hebron Community Center. About 15 to 20 individuals attended the meeting, which started with a presentation by developer Infinity Wind Power, and two...
May 12, 2014 - 6:39pm
May 2, 2014
Date set for Infinity Wind public hearing
The North Dakota Public Service Commission will host a public hearing later this month for a proposed wind energy project on the border of Stark and Morton counties. The hearing will be held May 12 at 10 a.m. CDT at the Hebron Community Center. Infinity Wind Power will present the...
May 2, 2014 - 11:48pm
April 15, 2014
Mandan man flees authorities, crashes pickup into median at Gladstone
A Mandan man was arrested early Monday morning after he fled from authorities on Interstate 94, only to crash his vehicle into the median at Exit 72. The Stark County Sheriff’s Office arrested Dustin Munson, 28, after a pursuit that began in Morton County carried over into Stark...
News/crime and courts
April 15, 2014 - 11:59am
April 9, 2014
ND regulators OK design of MDU rate increase in split vote: Hearing set for wind farm along I-94 in Morton, Stark counties
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Public Service Commission approved the design of a natural gas rate increase for Montana-Dakota Utilities on Wednesday in a 2-1 vote that had PSC Chairman Brian Kalk siding with the AARP in opposing how the increase was structured. Commissioners had...
April 9, 2014 - 5:36pm
March 29, 2014
First year down: ADM-Benson Quinn adds frack sand operation within a year of opening
HEBRON — Before there were barrels and barrels of oil coming out of North Dakota, there were amber waves of grain covering the prairie. A...
March 29, 2014 - 11:29pm
February 28, 2014
Stark County Zoning Commission approves Sunflower wind project
The Stark County zoning commission approved the permitting for a wind energy project that will include up to 55 wind turbines across Stark and Morton counties. About 25 percent of the farm will be in Stark County and the other will be in Morton County. The wind farm — Stark County’s...
February 28, 2014 - 12:03am
November 6, 2013
Basin Electric signs power purchase agreements for southwest ND wind projects
BISMARCK — Basin Electric today signed two power purchase agreements associated with the development of two new wind projects in southwest North Dakota. The combined capacity is 278 megawatts. Infinity Wind Power of Santa Barbara, Calif., is developing the Sunflower Wind...
November 6, 2013 - 9:45am
October 31, 2013
Federal disaster declared in wake of ND snowstorm
BISMARCK — The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved Gov. Jack Dalrymple's request for a federal disaster declaration in the wake of a fall snowstorm that hit southwestern and south central North Dakota. The declaration paves the way for federal aid to help rural...
October 31, 2013 - 1:29pm
Evacuation rescinded for Hebron; Dunn County asks for help spotting washed out roads
HEBRON -- The Morton County town known as "Brick City" watched the Little Knife River closely Friday afternoon after the typically slow, small...
May 31, 2013 - 5:11pm