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Middle school land purchased: NDSU Extension sells 30 acres northwest of city for $1.35M
$1.1B ‘surge’ funding bill for western N.D. passes Senate
Alexander teens identified as crash victims
Bill introduced to split oil and gas industry from promotional duties
7 apply for higher ed board opening
Where do the rigs go? Oil companies look to store massive equipment
Ness: Eminent domain may be needed to reduce flaring
North Dakota drops more rigs
Keystone XL bill passes in Senate, faces Obama veto
Conoco, Oxy slash 2015 budgets amid crude price collapse
Letter: Teachers should speak up against Common Core
Letter: It’s time to update wage discrimination laws
Letter: Ross was the best VSO in decades
Shaw: Raise North Dakota tax on cigarettes
Letter: Improve outdoor heritage for the future
‘Welcome to Leith’ gets Sundance premiere: Film about town’s fight against white supremacists packs film festival theaters
Monke: Movies for guys to watch … for free
Faulx: Where to watch some of this year’s Oscar nominees
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’
Eric Church to play Grand Forks
Steven Earl Parker
Esther J. Korth
Herbert "Herb" Carlson
New paint jobs for Sherwin-Williams: ‘The better finish’ store moves to north Dickinson
Patrick Hope: A Link to the Past: The Hub
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Who’s driving the Mystery Machine?
Hull: Shine your light!
Dickinson tops St. Mary's: Midgets cap 6-game stretch with 5-1 record, West Region win over Saints
Linster nets 26 points as DHS defeats Saints
Bridgewater wants AP back next season
Little love lost for ex-star at Minnesota
Omaha edges UND with overtime goal
BLM sells land for record-high per-acre price
The Bureau of Land Management Montana/Dakota office sold land for a record-high $34,000-per-acre bid at an auction Tuesday. Williston-based Diamond Resources Co. submitted the bid for a 53-acre parcel in Mountrail County. Diamond Resources also submitted the highest single-parcel...
news / north dakota
January 31, 2014 - 7:02pm
January 11, 2014
Oil Patch drives baby boom: North Dakota records 10,000 births for first time in almost 25 years
FARGO — North Dakota passed a milestone recently by exceeding 10,000 births, a benchmark that last was reached almost 25 years ago. The moment happened in 2012, when 10,072 resident births were recorded. North Dakota last surpassed 10,000 births in 1988, when 10,111 babies were...
news / north dakota
January 11, 2014 - 8:55pm
January 7, 2014
Mountrail County faults Helms for lack of communication: Department approved oil waste disposal near well
STANLEY — Mountrail County leaders told the state’s top oil regulator Tuesday to get his department’s communications in line after an oversight led to a waste pit being located too close to a city’s water well. Commissioners told Department of Mineral Resources Director Lynn...
Energy / Bakken
January 7, 2014 - 8:47pm
November 27, 2013
Mountrail County denies requests for oil waste landfills
STANLEY — Mountrail County officials have denied requests for two landfills for oil field waste. The county's zoning board on Monday approved a one-year moratorium on any such landfills. Zoning board member David Hynek says the county needs more time to consider large-scale...
news / north dakota
November 27, 2013 - 10:53am
November 14, 2013
Dickinson man charged after rear-ending parked vehicle, injuring child
A New Town child has been transported to a hospital in Hennepin, Minn., and a Dickinson man has been charged with aggravated reckless driving after the vehicle the child was in was rear-ended by the man’s pickup while parked on a roadside about 2 miles west of New Town late Tuesday...
news / local
November 14, 2013 - 10:32am
July 9, 2013
OSHA investigates 3 workplace deaths in northwest North Dakota
BISMARCK -- The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating three possible workplace deaths that resulted from two unrelated incidents in northwest North Dakota. Watford City police reported to OSHA on Monday that an employee of Power Fuels died on Friday, possibly...
Bakken / Energy / news / north dakota / oil
July 9, 2013 - 2:48pm
November 19, 2012
Update 3: 4 dead in New Town shooting; man who killed himself with knife a person of interest
NEW TOWN - A woman and three children are dead after a shooting Sunday in New Town, said a pastor who knows the victims. The FBI has taken over the investigation, a Mountrail County dispatcher said this morning. FBI spokesman Kyle Loven won't say whether a suspect might be in custody...
crime / local / news / oil
November 19, 2012 - 8:50am
November 4, 2012
Pipelines in the Bakken: Expansion critical, but landowners grow weary
WILLISTON -- Williams County farmer Blaine Jorgenson doesn't need pipeline markers to show him where the oil and gas gathering lines are below...
Bakken / news / north dakota / oil
November 4, 2012 - 12:00am
August 11, 2011
Experts advise city, county on man camps
"You are in for a real ride as a county," Mountrail County Planner Don Longmuir said at the Roosevelt-Custer Regional Council's "Man-Camp" workshop Wednesday evening at the Ramada Grand Dakota Lodge in Dickinson. The workshop was intended as a way for residents, community leaders...
news / oil
August 11, 2011 - 12:00am
June 20, 2010
Letter: The ups and downs of oil
Those of us who serve in public office and have sat in traffic jams with 18-wheelers (or bigger) on oil patch roads in western north Dakota wonder if the mayor of Williston has reason to be as satisfied as he says he is. Mayor Koeser wrote a letter saying that everything was under...
letters / opinion
June 20, 2010 - 12:00am