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ND man looks for investors in potential marijjuana dispensary after finding startup costs higher than expected
Marsy’s Law bill passes North Dakota House
Obama commutes prison sentences for 330 before leaving office
Bill aimed at providing child care tax credit defeated in ND House
Watch: Dozens of law enforcement join escort for fallen Rolette County deputy
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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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Adrian Peterson runs down his options: Texans, Giants, Bucs
Weber State-UND game could be the best of the season at The Betty
Grand Forks Central grad Casey Johnson emerging on UND's blue line
Team goals clear for Blue Hawk track and field
Pudge highlights three elected to baseball Hall of Fame
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
World of Wine: Nebbiolo -- the wine grape behind some of the best wines
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum has broken his pledges on tax and fee hikes
Welle: 15 things I want my children to know about me
Catherine (Kessel) Steinke
Susie A. Fettig
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
January 16, 2017
Port: NDDOT attaches ridiculous fiscal note to bill to increase speed limit
Before the Legislature in Bismarck for this session are two bills to increase North Dakota’s speed limits. One is SB2057, introduced by Senator...
January 16, 2017 - 7:00pm
November 28, 2016
Dickinson experiences 10 inches of snow, icy road conditions on Monday
A winter storm warning is in effect for most of western and central North Dakota through Wednesday evening, according to the National Weather...
November 28, 2016 - 7:38pm
Better with a bypass: Killdeer opens new Highway 22 truck bypass west of city
KILLDEER—Sandy Schaefer grew up in Killdeer. She remembers the times where walking across Central Avenue, which also happens to be a portion...
September 28, 2016 - 7:26pm
July 25, 2016
Highway 85 four-lane proposal draws mixed responses
BELFIELD—Residents affected by the proposed four-lane expansion of a 62-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 85 between Belfield and Watford City...
July 25, 2016 - 9:11pm
May 22, 2016
After Tigirlily sister walks away from crash, NDDOT taps duo to promote seat belt campaign
HAZEN -- Krista Slaubaugh doesn't remember what happened while her car was airborne before it nose-dived into a ditch in Hazen. "I pretty much just shut my eyes while I was in the air," Slaubaugh said, adding all she could do during the December crash was hold on to anything she could...
May 22, 2016 - 6:00am
April 18, 2016
NDDOT’s $680M in road work will top last year’s total
BISMARCK – Mild spring weather has set road construction in motion earlier than usual in North Dakota, and more money will be spent on highways...
April 18, 2016 - 5:49pm
February 23, 2016
NDDOT closing five rest areas to help offset $69.2M shortfall
BISMARCK – North Dakota Department of Transportation Director Grant Levi outlined steps the agency will take to offset a $69.2 million revenue shortfall on Tuesday, including shuttering five of the state’s 28 rest areas, holding 20 jobs open and cutting back on temporary employees....
February 23, 2016 - 3:10pm
May 14, 2015
VIDEO: NDDOT deploys hologram tool to promote seat belt use
BISMARCK – North Dakota officials hope a new educational tool using hologram technology will help drivers and passengers see the importance of seat belt use in a different light. The state Department of Transportation recently purchased four hologram displays that depict a rollover...
May 14, 2015 - 3:30pm
December 30, 2014
Patrols, lighting to increase on Highway 85 corridor
ALEXANDER, N.D. -- Road safety reviews and increased law enforcement patrols are underway now and into February on the U.S. Highway 85 corridor, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation. Despite $300 million worth of improvements to the highway with bypasses...
December 30, 2014 - 3:51pm
June 27, 2014
Doing their part to keep highways clean: Adoption programs have loyal volunteers, despite dwindling numbers
GRAND FORKS — As Master Sgt. Cathryn Acklin of the 348th Reconnaissance Squadron at Grand Forks Air Force Base walked alongside a busy roadway...
June 27, 2014 - 11:21pm
May 5, 2014
Resolution passed to establish 40th Street special assessment district
The Dickinson City Commission approved plans Monday to establish a special assessment district to fund improvements along 40th Street. City officials and landowners along the underdeveloped stretch of road have gone back and forth about how to finance road, sewer and electric work,...
May 5, 2014 - 10:30pm
Law enforcement to look for drivers that text this month
North Dakota law enforcement have a message for drivers that text: Expect a $100 ticket. Motorists that text and drive will be stopped, officials wrote in a North Dakota Department of Transportation release. The state passed a no-texting-and-driving law – which went into effect...
News/crime and courts
April 5, 2014 - 11:54pm
April 4, 2014
DOT Office of Traffic Safety to receive $1M in grants
WASHINGTON — The North Dakota Department of Transportation will receive more than $1 million in grants, according to a press release. The Office of Traffic Safety will get more than $1,452,000 from the U.S. Department of Transportation, Rep. Kevin Cramer said in the release. The...
April 4, 2014 - 4:24pm
April 1, 2014
Rescue mission complete: Plows clear path through storm for stranded travelers, sheriff
GRAND FORKS — Walsh County Sheriff Lauren Wild was stranded along Interstate 29 east of Grafton for about six hours during a blizzard Monday...
April 1, 2014 - 11:41pm
March 28, 2014
Semi hits South Heart exit overpass with frac tanks
A semi driver hit the South Heart exit with his cargo Thursday. Thomas Basler, Cheyenne, Wyo., was driving west on Interstate 94 in a 1997 Kenworth Truck with a flatbed trailer when he failed to turn onto Exit 51 north of South Heart, according to the North Dakota State Highway....
March 28, 2014 - 11:35pm