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Standing Rock casino becomes refuge as storm hits protest camp
Blizzard blasts region with up to 19 inches of snow, howling winds that close down most ND roads
ND oil pipeline shut down after 'significant' spill in creek
A survivor of Pearl Harbor attack
Minot mayor's effort for hepatitis screening fall short
crime and courts
nation and world
EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
Protesters, police engaged in standoff at creek between camp and pipeline construction area
Standing Rock chairman applauds Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
Bulldogs boys basketball stressing defense to take next step
NCAA puts a stop to NDSU 'Thunderstruck" intro video for playoffs
Goedert having 'dream' season for South Dakota State
NDSU's Werner not opposed to playing North Dakota twice in one season
As Wild road trip wears on, Graovac accustomed to suitcase living
OMDAHL: Does North Dakota need two parties?
Port: Standing Rock's 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
Commentary: True or false, Trump's tweets beat the media at its own game
Barbara Rose Secrest
Audrey J. Cline
John R. Metz
Hans Peter Ahlness
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
I-94 closed between Dickinson and Valley City
July 20, 2016
Tuesday storm delivers new blow to weather-battered towns, farms
CRYSTAL—Janet Schmitz was in awe at the damage caused by storms that plowed through the town of Crystal Tuesday evening. "It's a wreck,"...
July 20, 2016 - 10:27pm
October 23, 2012
Proposed wells draw controversy: Rancher, tribal member oppose drilling in Killdeer Mountains
Home to one historic battlefield site already, the Killdeer Mountains are the subject of a new North Dakota fight. This time, however, the battle is not between the U.S.
October 23, 2012 - 12:00am
December 28, 2010
ND middle school student bags cougar
BISMARCK (AP) -- A 15-year-old middle school student has bagged a mountain lion with the help of her dad, dogs and her great-grandfather's gun. Saje Beard killed the cougar on Dec. 18 near her home, about 15 miles southeast of Bismarck. Biologists say the male cat was about 3...
December 28, 2010 - 11:15am
June 10, 2010
No problems at the polls
Tuesday's election ran smoothly with good voter turnout, area county officials said Wednesday. "Every time I talked to them (at the precincts) they said it was steady," said Alice Schulz, Stark County auditor. "It just took a little longer, because with a primary you have all the...
June 10, 2010 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
The majority of Stark and Billings county voters don't want to see the area change from Mountain to Central time, according to results from Tuesday's...
June 9, 2010 - 1:16am
May 23, 2010
Letter: Time change would change problems
This is a letter in response to Shirley Dukart's idea of having Stark County switch to Central Time. I can understand that it may be inconvenient for her and the handful of people she said asked her to bring this issue up, to do business to the east due to the time change. But we...
May 23, 2010 - 12:00am
February 6, 2010
Chip in mountain lion collar breaks
A mountain lion who has been tracked by the North Dakota Game and Fish Department since 2006 may not be able to be tracked so closely since part...
February 6, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
More visitors at TRNP in 2009
Despite a weak economy, 2009 brought more visitors to national parks across the country, including Theodore Roosevelt National Park near Medora. "In...
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
January 19, 2010
Letter: Don't push the time issue
Time Warp Mathematics remind me of the axiom "that figures don't lie, but sometimes liars figure" (no personal insult intended). Fact is that at 75 mph the round trip to Bismarck is about three hours. True for those of us who have early Bismarck/Mandan appointments. We need to...
January 19, 2010 - 12:00am
January 10, 2010
Sign on the line to go to Central Time
Petition circulating for time zone change By Ashley Martin email@example.com Petitions for those in favor of changing Stark County's time zone from Mountain to Central Daylight Time will be circulating this week. Dickinson Commissioner Shirley Dukart will be distributing...
January 10, 2010 - 12:00am
December 31, 2009
Man harvests final cat for quota
Western North Dakota's mountain lion harvesting season closed Dec. 11 after a hunter in McKenzie County took the eighth and final cat allowed in the area. Armed with a rifle, Bob Christophersen of Grassy Butte harvested the cat about 18 miles west of Grassy Butte. Dogs belonging...
December 31, 2009 - 12:14am
March 8, 2009
Yucca Mountain just another waste
This is a story of the waste of $8 billion, tons of dangerous, radioactive waste and the game of power politics, the kind that President Obama said he would abolish even as he plays with the best of them. When the world ushered in nuclear power, few gave thought to what would be...
March 8, 2009 - 12:00am
February 27, 2009
Rocky Mountain News closing after Friday edition
DENVER (AP) -- The Rocky Mountain News, Colorado's oldest newspaper and a Denver fixture since 1859, will publish its last edition Friday. Owner E.W. Scripps Co. said Thursday the newspaper lost $16 million last year and the company was unable to find a buyer. "Today the Rocky Mountain...
February 27, 2009 - 11:10pm
January 23, 2009
Mitchell resident shoots one of world's largest mountain lions
MITCHELL, S.D. -- After five long tiring days of hunting, a 200-plus pound mountain lion fell from a tree, possibly putting Mitchell resident Jeff Jarman in the record books. Four years ago, Jarman, an Aberdeen native, went to a convention in Reno, Nev., called Safari Club International...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am