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Sisters encourage others to get colonoscopies and be mindful of their health
Panel votes to phase out ND center for tobacco prevention
Refugee resettlement study bill passes ND House, Democrat calls it "mean-spirited"
Dickinson talks blue law: Local businesses give thoughts on potential change in Sunday hours law
After cases of 911 overdose calls lead to charges, ND Good Samaritan law may see changes
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: N.D. House Democrat insults sponsor of refugee study 'born in prejudice and suspicion'
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Port: Young legislators learn that in politics the people are never wrong (even when they’re wrong)
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Jeffrey "Jeff" Schirado
Mary Ann Engelhart
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
August 31, 2016
Eight arrested after protesters bind themselves to Dakota Access construction equipment
August 31, 2016 - 10:17pm
August 24, 2016
Pipeline opponents say they’re committed to ‘long haul’
NEAR CANNON BALL, N.D.—Construction won't immediately restart on a $3.8 billion pipeline if a judge rules against the Standing Rock Sioux...
August 24, 2016 - 5:22pm
Judge won't rule on ND pipeline lawsuit for weeks
WASHINGTON, D.C.—A federal judge here won't issuing his ruling for more than two weeks after a hearing Wednesday, Aug. 24, in a lawsuit...
August 24, 2016 - 4:01pm
May 29, 2016
Press Pass; Life Skills for workers in Medora, Energy service leaders optimistic, Tribe assets oil presence as it declares 'new day'
Here’s some of our top stories from Saturday’s edition. It’s your Press Pass to some of the best stories we bring you every day. Want...
May 29, 2016 - 6:30am
December 15, 2015
State, tribal leaders fails to reach deal on oil taxes
BISMARCK – State officials and leaders of the Three Affiliated Tribes left a two-hour meeting Tuesday without reaching agreement on updates to an oil tax compact that allows them to share revenues. Tribal Chairman Mark Fox said after the meeting with Gov. Jack Dalrymple and other...
December 15, 2015 - 9:15pm
December 9, 2015
22 arrested in large-scale warrant operation
FORT TOTTEN--Law enforcement officers have made 22 arrests in a large-scale warrant operation on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation and in the Devils Lake area after the tribal council has expressed worry about a drug epidemic. During Operation No Sanctuary, the U.S. Marshals Service's...
December 9, 2015 - 10:41pm
November 28, 2015
Double Ditch Indian Village’s $3.5 million project to preserve burial grounds with a view
BISMARCK -- Preservation of the Double Ditch Indian Village and burial grounds along the Missouri River that conservatively may have the remains...
November 28, 2015 - 6:45pm
November 27, 2015
Teen suicide on Indian reservation brings tears of sadness, cry for help
AGENCY VILLAGE, S.D. -- Fifteen-year-old Aiyana Englund got up in front of a crowd in the rotunda of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate tribal headquarters this past summer and talked about respect. The Dakota word is “ohoda” and it’s one of the Sioux Indian cultural values. Apparently,...
News/Nation and World
November 27, 2015 - 5:00am
November 24, 2015
Spirit Lake woman featured in PBS film dies
FORT TOTTEN, N.D.--The subject of an Independent Lens "Frontline" documentary who was regarded by loved ones as a "warrior woman" died Friday. Robin Poor Bear, 38, previously known by her married name Robin Charboneau, was featured in the film "Kind Hearted Woman," which aired in...
November 24, 2015 - 11:38pm
November 18, 2015
Native Americans embrace new name
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- University of North Dakota student Wind Spirit Spotted Bear, 28, said she was "relieved" by the choice of Fighting Hawks as the new university nickname. "I just hope they can move away from the Fighting Sioux nickname now and be happy with this selection,"...
November 18, 2015 - 8:24pm
November 5, 2015
One person wounded in Parshall shooting; school put on lockdown
PARSHALL, N.D. -- One person was wounded in a shooting that scared the communities of Parshall and nearby New Town on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation Thursday morning. Although law enforcement gave few details about the incident, Facebook posts and the Mountrail County newspaper...
November 5, 2015 - 11:08pm
October 9, 2015
Tribe starts growing plants for ‘marijuana resort’ in southeast South Dakota
FLANDREAU, S.D. -- The marijuana plants are already growing in a remodeled building on the Flandreau Santee Sioux reservation as the southeast...
News/Nation and World
October 9, 2015 - 6:32pm
August 19, 2015
Council members call for investigation of former tribal chairman
BISMARCK — A request by the Three Affiliated Tribes council for a federal investigation into former tribal chairman Tex Hall took another step forward Tuesday. Three tribal council members, acting as a judicial committee, approved a resolution proposed by Citizens for Change that...
August 19, 2015 - 9:42pm
August 14, 2015
Eastern Montana tribe signs deal to aid coal exports on West Coast
SPRING CREEK MINE, Mont. — The Crow Tribe has struck a partnership with SSA Marine to develop a Puget Sound coal terminal in Washington state considered crucial to exporting Indian coal. Crow Tribal Chairman Darrin Old Coyote said he signed an agreement Aug. 7 for a 5 percent tribal...
August 14, 2015 - 11:11pm
July 9, 2015
Mandan man charged with terrorizing for hurling Native American slurs
MANDAN — A Mandan man is facing a felony terrorizing charge after his neighbor told the Mandan Police Department that he was standing outside her home as he shouted racist slurs and threats against her. Wesley Wolff, 54, charged in South Central District Court in Morton County,...
July 9, 2015 - 9:23pm