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High-speed chase suspect accused of shooting at ND officers jailed after hospital release
Northeast ND preparing for flood; officials urge buying insurance
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
City of Fargo employee: let DAPL protesters 'drown in the flooding'
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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
Midgets gymnastics welcomes all challengers for state meet
'Cardiac Cats': Glen Ullin-Hebron storms back on Bulldogs, wins first Region 7 championship
In name of fighting cancer, DSU's Seth Moerkerke went bald Thursday
Blue Hawks ice Waldorf, advance to NSAA semifinals
Dean Blais is back in Grand Forks, but will it be last trip as coach?
Port: Gov. Burgum on remaining #NoDAPL protesters: 'More have moved than left'
Kathleen Wrigley: Marsy's Law does not protect victims' names
Port: Reminder: The #NoDAPL protesters in camp are no longer standing with Standing Rock
Port: State of North Dakota buys hotel rooms and bus tickets home for #NoDAPL protesters
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Donna Mae Hewson
Avon "Avie" Stotz
Fern L. Uhler
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
May 28, 2016
Tribe asserts oil presence as it declares ‘a new day’
FORT BERTHOLD RESERVATION -- At 4:30 a.m. on June 27, 2015, Missouri River Resources CEO Dave Williams received a call. “It was a Saturday,” he said. “They said, ‘Dave, she’s coming in.” MRR produced its first barrel of oil that day and now, almost a year later, it has...
May 28, 2016 - 3:54pm
May 27, 2016
Trump's pro-oil agenda poses dilemma for North Dakota's Indians
TRENTON -- When Donald Trump laid out his plan this week to roll back U.S. environmental regulations to boost the ailing energy industry, it...
May 27, 2016 - 12:32pm
May 26, 2016
Bill to help protect Native American children heading to president's desk
BISMARCK -- Legislation requiring all adults living in potential foster homes to undergo background checks before a Native American child can be placed there has passed Congress and is expected to be signed by President Barack Obama. The bill, dubbed the Native American Children's...
May 26, 2016 - 9:07pm
May 23, 2016
Port: Maybe we spend too much time talking for Native Americans instead of talking to them
Last week a poll released by the Washington Post found that roughly 90 percent of Native Americans are not offended by the “Redskins” nickname....
May 23, 2016 - 6:28pm
May 2, 2016
Standing Rock woman named Miss Indian World
BISMARCK -- A North Dakota woman was crowned Miss Indian World 2016 on Saturday. Danielle Ta'Sheena Finn, 25, of Porcupine, was the first enrolled...
May 2, 2016 - 4:04pm
April 25, 2016
Power of old bones stops $10 million job
STANTON, N.D. — The power of old bones spoke earlier this month, when a $10 million construction project came to a five-day halt so the bones...
April 25, 2016 - 11:26am
April 13, 2016
Recruiting, interest lead to more Native Americans on N.D. Dems’ ticket
BISMARCK – With an unprecedented three Native Americans on the North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party’s statewide ticket and at least four running...
April 13, 2016 - 8:34pm
April 7, 2016
FBI investigating fatal shooting in New Town
NEW TOWN -- The FBI is investigating a shooting that killed a woman earlier this week on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation. FBI spokesman Kyle Loven said the fatal shooting occurred Monday in New Town and a man is in tribal custody in connection with the incident. Loven said the...
April 7, 2016 - 1:57pm
March 25, 2016
South Dakota tribe ‘not anywhere close’ to banishment for meth sales
PICKSTOWN, S.D. — Methamphetamine abuse is widespread problem among South Dakota’s American Indian tribes, but a representative of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe is offering one method to combat the drug’s influence on the reservation. Kurt Spilker, an attorney for the Cheyenne...
News/crime and courts
March 25, 2016 - 9:57pm
January 7, 2016
Trenton awarded grant for Native American diabetes program
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Indian Health Services has awarded the Trenton Indian Services Area office in Trenton a $323,285 grant for a special diabetes program for Native Americans.
January 7, 2016 - 3:01pm
December 27, 2015
Judge proposes giving tribal youths access to state juvenile services
BISMARCK – It’s a running joke at the Ramsey County Courthouse in Devils Lake, just a short drive north of the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation. But it’s no laughing matter to Judge Donovan Foughty, who shares the hypothetical scenario to drive home the dearth of services for...
News/crime and courts
December 27, 2015 - 12:15am
December 7, 2015
North Dakota storyteller receives major artistic honor
FLASHER, N.D. -- Mary Louise Defender Wilson has received many honors and awards in her 85 years. But the Dakotah and Hidatsa traditionalist...
December 7, 2015 - 10:15am
October 27, 2015
Holten: What does a Nodak look like?
Do you know why they are changing the University of North Dakota sports moniker from Fighting Sioux to who knows what? No? Join the club. Most...
October 27, 2015 - 5:26pm
October 20, 2015
Spirit Lake officer justified in shooting death
FORT TOTTEN—A Bureau of Indian Affairs officer was "legally justified" in the June shooting death of a 31-year-old man on the Spirit Lake Reservation, the U.S. Attorney for the District of North Dakota said Tuesday. Officer Terry Morgan shot and killed Joseph Charboneau June...
October 20, 2015 - 5:13pm
October 19, 2015
Momentum created by tribal official's White House work
BISMARCK -- Months after her departure from the White House, state and federal leaders called the work of a North Dakota Native American official...
October 19, 2015 - 10:49am