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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
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
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
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
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
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
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