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Valley City accepts police chief’s resignation
Devils Lake-based Guard unit head to Afghanistan
Inmate walks away from custody in Devils Lake
It's transition time at protest camps as people start leaving
Applications open for State Board of Higher Education
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nation and world
Cleanup continues after oil pipeline spill in ND waterway
ND oil, gas royalty owners concerned about deductions from checks
ND joins lawsuit against BLM over methane rule
EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
Bellevue brings a unique situation to Dickinson State women's basketball
Mott-Regent boys look to build on 4th place finish
Mott-Regent Wildfire girls basketball back with a faster pace
Raptors bounce back to overtake Timberwolves
Bison rushing attack has been more productive late in the season
BARONE: The collapse of the political left
PARSONS: Support helps make an institution better
OMDAHL: Does North Dakota need two parties?
Port: Standing Rock's 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
John R. Metz
John R. Metz
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
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
March 19, 2014
Engineer group pitches ‘energy collection road system’ plan: Hard-hit energy counties could see quicker roadway repairs
The heart of the Bakken oilfield could eventually be home to a targeted “energy collection road system,” aimed at alleviating congestion. Presenting...
March 19, 2014 - 11:32pm