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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
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
May 23, 2016
North Dakota to test AMBER Alert system
BISMARCK -- Agencies will be conducting a statewide test of the North Dakota AMBER Alert system Wednesday afternoon. The Department of Emergency Services and the Highway Patrol said all components of the system -- including text and smartphone notifications, along with television...
May 23, 2016 - 10:49pm
May 10, 2016
Farm Rescue helps Sandvik get seed in the ground after his heart attack
WILLISTON, N.D. — Jason Sandvik pulled into his field on a warm, windy afternoon last week in an old farm truck filled with seeds, ready to...
May 10, 2016 - 9:18pm
April 27, 2016
Spill contamination lingering years later, study says
WILLISTON -– Wastewater spills from North Dakota oil production have caused widespread water and soil contamination, researchers from Duke...
April 27, 2016 - 7:00pm
March 14, 2016
State historical society working with engineering firm to preserve Double Ditch Indian Village
BISMARCK -- As another piece of land at Double Ditch Indian Village is showing signs of sliding into the Missouri River, preservation of the...
March 14, 2016 - 3:28pm
Bresciani: ‘I would have expected more pushback’ on change to school song
FARGO -- The president of North Dakota State University expected backlash when he called for an immediate revision to the school song, but the response has been overwhelmingly positive, he said Friday. “I’ve been very pleased,” Dean Bresciani told the executive governing board...
March 14, 2016 - 3:06pm
February 10, 2016
Body of missing woman linked to robbery couple found, death appears unnatural, sheriff says
WARWICK, N.D. -- A body found Tuesday in the Sheyenne River has been identified as Amanda Stach Engst, a 36-year-old missing woman who may have...
February 10, 2016 - 3:32pm
January 2, 2016
Post article on Juba arson nets national support: GoFundMe page exceeds $24,000 in donations
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- An article in one of the nation's largest newspapers exploring the aftermath of an alleged arson at a Somali restaurant in Grand Forks has generated some national goodwill. Cynthia Shabb, executive director of the Global Friends Coalition, said Thursday she had...
January 2, 2016 - 10:54pm
January 1, 2016
Nelson still recovering from physical, emotional scars of near death experience
FORT YATES, N.D. -- As biting winds whip through Fort Yates this winter, one resident pulls tight on the strings of her fleece stocking cap to...
January 1, 2016 - 5:59pm
November 28, 2015
State's same-sex couples granted marriage licenses
BISMARCK -- A recent Tuesday was not just another day at the Bowman County Courthouse, where the first marriage license for a same-sex couple...
November 28, 2015 - 5:32pm
November 25, 2015
Stockmen's Association calls for extending tax incentives
BISMARCK -- Farmers and ranchers are again fighting for tax code changes. The North Dakota Stockmen's Association urged Congress this week to address expired tax provisions it calls "critical for ag operations." Last year, producers fought to maintain tax write-off levels for claiming...
November 25, 2015 - 9:04pm
October 21, 2015
East Grand Forks students protest over suspension of teacher
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- East Grand Forks High School students were protesting Wednesday in front of the school in response to the suspension...
October 21, 2015 - 5:53pm
September 25, 2015
Police Blotter: Belligerent behavior leads to man’s arrest
A 21-year-old Dickinson man was arrested on two misdemeanor charges after his belligerent behavior was reported shortly after 11 p.m. Thursday at the Paragon. He was arrested for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest, and was also trespassed from the Paragon. Man removed from KFC A...
September 25, 2015 - 11:25pm
July 11, 2015
Fargo police officer who shot robbery suspect won't face charges
FARGO--Cass County's top prosecutor has decided not to press criminal charges against a Fargo police officer who shot and wounded a suspected armed robber last month during a shootout in downtown. Cass County State's Attorney Birch Burdick found no reason to charge Officer Matthew...
July 11, 2015 - 5:10pm
January 29, 2015
Democrat introduces oil penalties legislation
BISMARCK — A bill introduced by a Democratic legislator would require elected officials to sign off before fines levied against oil and gas companies are reduced. Senate Bill 2342 from state Sen. Tyler Axness of Fargo would require the North Dakota Industrial Commission to vote...
January 29, 2015 - 10:18pm
May 27, 2014
BNSF unit trains up: Single cars still slow
FARGO — Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway is reporting some improvement on delays in agricultural shipments on unit trains and mixed results on single cars. “Ag traffic for the last five weeks is the highest we’ve seen since November 2013,” said John Miller, BNSF...
May 27, 2014 - 3:17pm