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Two-a-days: North Dakota legislators sprint toward mid-session break
MCFEELY: Legendary coach needs all of his competitiveness after car crash
ND House: Nonlethal drone weapons stay legal for law enforcement
Man sentenced in crash that killed 83-year-old ND rancher
Soon, some will get through Twin Cities airport security with a fingerprint or iris scan
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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Port: House votes to restrict civil asset forfeiture despite opposition from law enforcement
Port: Anger and insults in the ND House, casino suffers and wind industry targeted
Port: House votes to allow non-lethal weapons on drones after heated debate
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Father Sebastian Schmidt, OSB
Louis "Louie" Brezden
Marcus and Elva Bakke
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
June 22, 2016
Western ND deputy cleared of hitting motorcyclist during high-speed chase
WATFORD CITY -- A McKenzie County deputy who was standing trial this week for reckless endangerment in relation to a police pursuit last year...
News/crime and courts
June 22, 2016 - 9:26pm
May 11, 2016
Jamestown motorcyclist dies in crash
JAMESTOWN - One man was killed following a fatal motorcycle crash in Stutsman County Wednesday afternoon. The North Dakota Highway Patrol reports that a male motorcycle driver from Jamestown was headed southbound on Highway 52 around 2:45 p.m. The driver of a Chevrolet Suburban, identified...
May 11, 2016 - 10:15pm
May 10, 2016
Motorcyclist who died in Mandan crash identified
MANDAN -- The motorcyclist who died in a crash in Manday Monday has been identified. The victim was Duane Buechler, 51, of Mandan whose 2003 American Texas Chopper jumped the curb on Old Red Trail and struck a light pole, said the North Dakota Highway Patrol on Tuesday. Buechler fell...
May 10, 2016 - 7:30pm
April 24, 2016
Dickinson motorcyclist, 65, dies in head-on accident
CARSON — A 65-year-old Dickinson man driving his 2013 Harley Davidson motorcycle died Friday about 2 p.m. in a head-on collison with a car driven by a 77-year-old New Leipzig woman on Highway 21 southwest of Bismarck. The crash occurred about one mile west of Carson. Michael “Mike”...
April 24, 2016 - 3:04pm
April 17, 2016
Husband, family cope with loss of woman killed in Sturgis motorcycle accident
Rose and Roger Richard’s trip to the 75th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally started out as a fun Saturday. Rose had gone shopping and bought...
April 17, 2016 - 5:00am
March 27, 2016
Family of a Dickinson woman injured in a recent motorcycle accident receives a phone call from Peyton Manning
When Carlos Romero first took a phone call from Peyton Manning, he thought someone was playing a joke on him. It would only take him a few more...
March 27, 2016 - 2:42pm
March 7, 2016
Hazen resident dies in motorcycle accident
HAZEN -- A Hazen man died Sunday afternoon in a motorcycle accident on the city’s Main Street. Michael Brunner, 48, was driving a 2004 Kawasaki motorcycle west when he struck an eastbound 2010 Chevrolet Camaro that was slowly turning left. Shabazz Williams of Burlington, Iowa, was...
March 7, 2016 - 4:56pm
September 5, 2015
Patrol identifies West Fargo man killed in motorcycle crash
FARGO — The West Fargo man who was killed in a motorcycle crash as he tried to merge onto Interstate 29 on Friday night has been identified. The North Dakota Highway Patrol said David Lee Heim, 51, died at the scene of the crash at the junction between I-94 and I-29. The patrol...
September 5, 2015 - 9:45pm
August 8, 2015
Names released in Friday motorcycle crash
North Dakota Highway Patrol released the identity of a Dickinson man who was injured in a motorcycle accident on Friday outside the Tiger Discount...
August 8, 2015 - 6:56pm
August 7, 2015
Motorcycle driver taken to hospital after colliding with truck in Dickinson
A motorcycle driver was injured late Friday morning after he collided with a moving truck at the entrance to the Tiger Discount truck stop in...
August 7, 2015 - 1:31pm
July 25, 2015
Our View: Push forward on panhandling
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Pushing forward on panhandling: Mayor Dennis Johnson and the Dickinson City Commission appear to be moving forward on a panhandling...
July 25, 2015 - 12:32am
April 20, 2015
Motorcyclist killed in crash near Minot
MINOT, N.D. - A motorcyclist was killed near Minot on Thursday when he failed to yield at an intersection and was hit by a truck. The North Dakota Highway Patrol identified the victim as Trenton Tiller, 18, of Elkhorn, Neb. A Highway Patrol report said Tiller was riding about...
April 20, 2015 - 10:52pm
August 10, 2014
2 injured in motorcycle accident near Reeder
REEDER - Two motorcycle riders from Winnipeg, Manitoba, were injured in an accident Saturday afternoon near Reeder. Jeffrey Davidson, 50, was driving a 2002 Harley Davidson on Highway 22 approximately 12 miles south of Reeder when the rear tire blew out, according to the North...
News/crime and courts
August 10, 2014 - 11:12pm
August 8, 2014
Two injured in motorcycle accident
AMIDON — A weekend crash near Amidon has left two motorcyclists injured. Gordon Scott Leist, 52, was driving a 2002 Harley Davidson Classic Saturday on Highway 85 when the bike overturned and ejected him and his passenger, Sandra Leist, 47. Both are from Alexander, according to...
News/crime and courts
August 8, 2014 - 12:00am
July 19, 2014
Help from strangers: Men build access ramp for Dickinson biker after accident
It has been difficult for Mike Rangitsch to get around the house after a motorcycle accident in early July forced him to use a walker. “It’s...
July 19, 2014 - 11:20pm