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Snowfall heaviest in far southeast ND, but clearing on its way
Congressman Cramer’s son in critical condition in ICU unit
North Dakota's first syringe exchange program tackles trust issues
One year after pipeline protest's end, 'I would have done it all over again'
Former ND sheriff charged in meth, bribery case makes plea deal to drop most charges
crime and courts
nation and world
United and Delta cut ties to NRA as boycott movement spreads to global corporations
Thank teachers for mastering the art of making a lasting impact
Oneok announces new gas processing plant for Bakken core
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
Spud industry going on offensive, think 'performance vegetable'
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
What to know about nursing home costs and hospice care insurance
Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
NDSU potato varieties are popular garden choices
Everyone take a deep breath. Your Instant Pot pressure cooker has not been recalled.
This man's brain tumor was so big that it 'sat like a head on top of another head'
Central downs Bismarck Century, captures 27th state hockey title
Teague helps lift Wolves over Bulls, without injured Butler
UND rallies to tie Miami, but only grabs one point in key series
Curl leads Bismarck to fourth-straight N.D. girls title
Minnesota native Diggins to take reins of U.S. women's cross country
Commentary: Heitkamp's has a perfect opportunity to prove her commitment to bipartisanship
Commentary: Backers of ballot measure to create an ethics commission now maybe don’t want an ethics commission
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Commentary: Trump’s call to arm teachers is kind of dumb
McFeely: They are teachers, not gunslingers
Marvin M. "Marv" Morel
Ronald J. "Ron" Heidt
Supporting Denny McNamara
Donald & Angela
Guild Mortgage serves local community
Synthetic ice, twice as nice!: Belfield’s skating rink enriches community
A good year, a good meal: Burly’s Roughrider serves steaks and smiles
South Heart school addition finishes up
South Heart elementary principal is committed to her students
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
January 6, 2018
Trump says he is open to talks with North Korea and hopes it participates in Olympics
President Donald Trump on Saturday, Jan. 6, said he remains open to direct talks with North Korea's regime over its nuclear program and added that he hopes the rogue Asian nation participates in the Winter Olympics to be held in South Korea next month. "Sure, I always believe in talking,"...
January 6, 2018 - 1:26pm
January 3, 2018
Analysis: Under Trump, the threat of nuclear war is the new normal
When nuclear weapons were deployed against a U.S. enemy at the end of World War II for the first and last time, the U.S. public initially mostly supported their use. That changed when the fallout - killing tens of thousands within seconds around the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and...
January 3, 2018 - 9:35am
October 20, 2017
After six tests, the mountain hosting North Korea's nuclear blasts may be exhausted
TOKYO - Have North Korea's nuclear tests become so big that they've altered the geological structure of the land? Some analysts now see signs...
October 20, 2017 - 1:21pm
May 30, 2017
Three Mile Island, site of 1979 nuclear accident, to close in 2019
Pennsylvania's Three Mile Island power plant will close in 2019, forty years after it was the site of the worst nuclear accident in U.S. history,...
May 30, 2017 - 1:58pm
August 14, 2015
Delegation weighs Iran nuclear deal during recess
GRAND FORKS — A month after it was reached, some members of the North Dakota and Minnesota congressional delegations are still mulling whether to support the deal to curb Iran's nuclear program in exchange for lifting international sanctions. But some, like Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D.,...
August 14, 2015 - 5:28pm
June 29, 2012
USS North Dakota crew members visit Dickinson
Two USS North Dakota crew members gave a presentation to the public Thursday at the Ramada Grand Dakota Lodge. They answered questions regarding...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
May 26, 2012
Minn. nuclear company shifts staff positions
Xcel Energy is shifting some of its nuclear management staff in order to bring new perspectives to sites and positions, officials said. "It helps keep the organization on its toes," the company's current vice president of engineering and regulatory services, Jim Molden, said. Molden...
May 26, 2012 - 12:00am
June 25, 2011
Cleanup of abandoned uranium mine continues
Work to cleanup the Riley Pass abandoned uranium mines in the North Cave Hills of South Dakota continues this summer. Riley Pass is about 30 miles south of Bowman and 10 miles west of Highway 85. Uranium mining started at Riley Pass in 1954. The area was strip mined to reach...
June 25, 2011 - 12:00am
June 21, 2011
Tritium leaks found at many nuke sites
BRACEVILLE, Ill. (AP) -- Radioactive tritium has leaked from three-quarters of U.S. commercial nuclear power sites, often into groundwater from corroded, buried piping, an Associated Press investigation shows. The number and severity of the leaks has been escalating, even as federal...
June 21, 2011 - 8:42am
March 25, 2011
Dangerous breach suspected at Japanese nuke plant
TOKYO (AP) -- A suspected breach in the core at one reactor at a stricken Fukushima nuclear plant could mean more serious radioactive contamination, Japanese officials revealed Friday -- a situation the prime minister called "very grave and serious." A somber Prime Minister Naoto...
March 25, 2011 - 7:31am
March 24, 2011
Anxiety in Japan over radiation in tap water
TOKYO (AP) -- Shops across Tokyo began rationing goods -- milk, toilet paper, rice and water -- as a run on bottled water coupled with delivery disruptions left shelves bare Thursday nearly two weeks after a devastating earthquake and tsunami. The unusual sights of scarcity in one...
March 24, 2011 - 7:20am
May 25, 2010
No. 2 unit at Red Wing, Minn., nuclear plant unexpectedly shuts down
RED WING, Minn. - Operators at the Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant north of here are investigating the cause of a turbine trip that led to the shut down of the plant's Unit 2 reactor early this morning. The reactor -- which was being returned to full power following the completion...
May 25, 2010 - 2:23pm
April 21, 2010
A new START on the road to zero
The New START nuclear treaty, signed on April 8 by President Barack Obama and Russian President Dmitri Medvedev, requires 67 votes for Senate ratification. Will they be forthcoming? The current partisan climate doesn't encourage optimism, but maybe devotion to party can be put aside...
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am