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Negotiations between protesters, law enforcement break down
Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
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
Watford City to host triple header concert
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Carol Ann Zimmermann
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
August 5, 2016
Northeast ND tornado at 120 mph rarely happens in state
MYLO -- A tornado that reached 120 mph Wednesday traveled 20 miles through Rolette and Towner counties in far northeast North Dakota before retreating back into the skies. The National Weather Service classified the vortex as an EF2 tornado after it finished its assessment of damage...
August 5, 2016 - 4:06pm
May 18, 2015
Dickinson breaks decades-old high-temperature record
As the Northeast buckled down for up to 3 feet of snow, a North Dakota city used to winter storms broke a high-temperature record that stood...
May 18, 2015 - 3:02pm
July 24, 2014
Tornado touches down in Wibaux; heading to Beach
The National Weather Service in Bismarck has issued a tornado warning for parts of Billings, Golding Valley and Slope counties. A tornado was spotted six miles west of Wibaux, Mont., at approximately 7:20 p.m. Mountain Time and was moving east at 45 mph. The tornado is a part...
July 24, 2014 - 8:42pm
June 30, 2014
Flooding across area, funnel cloud near Mott reported
The National Weather Service received numerous reports of funnel clouds south of Dickinson on Friday night, but no tornadoes touched down. “A lot of people were watching them,” NWS meteorologist Todd Hamilton said. One cloud went down about halfway, he said — “any much further...
June 30, 2014 - 10:22am
June 27, 2014
Flash flood warning issued for Medora area
Western and central North Dakota is under a flash flood watch, with parts of Golden Valley and Billings counties under a flash flood warning until 3 a.m. Friday. The National Weather Service in Bismarck issued the flash flood warning at approximately 8:50 p.m. on Thursday. Doppler...
June 27, 2014 - 10:28am
June 17, 2014
Western North Dakota in tornado watch
Portions of western North Dakota, eastern Montana and are in a long-range tornado watch until 8 p.m. Mountain Time, according to the National Weather Service in Bismarck. As of 4:37 MDT, much of the western part of the state is also under a flash flood watch, including Stark County,...
June 17, 2014 - 5:59pm
May 27, 2014
Tornado raises camper prepardness concerns
WATFORD CITY — Stella Schlosser and her family of five didn’t have a plan for seeking shelter from a tornado in their RV near Watford City. On Monday night, they didn’t have time to plan when her husband Kevin’s cellphone flashed a tornado warning as they were eating dinner. “When...
May 27, 2014 - 8:08pm
May 25, 2014
Flood advisory issued for Adams, Grant and Hettinger counties
Three southwest North Dakota countries are in a flood advisory, according to the National Weather Service. Meteorologists in Bismarck issued the advisory for Adams, Grant and Hettinger counties Saturday afternoon. Radar indicated that heavy rain -- estimated at 2 to 4 inches --...
May 25, 2014 - 1:04pm
February 20, 2014
Little risk for significant flood in Red River Valley
GRAND FORKS — It’s unlikely the Red River Valley will experience a significant flood this season, according to this month’s National Weather Service flood outlook. Like January’s flood outlook, February’s shows a low risk for “substantial flooding,” with moderate flood...
February 20, 2014 - 11:54pm
February 12, 2014
The changing science of weather: How forecasting has advanced, and how it hasn’t
GRAND FORKS — Click. There’s an elevation map of the Red River Valley, and, believe it or not, the flat valley actually has elevation. Click....
February 12, 2014 - 10:42pm
October 3, 2012
Well, flakes are beginning to fall in Grassy Butte
National Weather Service Cooperative observer John Heiser reports snow falling at 8:40 this morning around the Grassy Butte area. "It's snowing like mad," he said. "They are nickel-size flakes. They are big fat flakes floating down." The temperature is 32 F in the area, Heiser said. The...
October 3, 2012 - 9:48am
May 30, 2011
Portions of SW ND under flood watch today; high wind watch Tuesday
Areas across southwest North Dakota are under a flood watch today and high wind picks up Tuesday, leading to a high wind watch, according to the National Weather Service. Wind gusts up to 55 mph are possible Tuesday and those working building levees and dikes to help fight flooding...
May 30, 2011 - 9:44am
May 16, 2011
SW North Dakota under high wind warning
Southwest North Dakota is under a high wind warning through this evening, according to the National Weather Service. Expect a very strong southeast wind from Beach and Medora through Dickinson, Bowman and Hettinger, according to the service. Sustained speeds will be up to 45 mph...
May 16, 2011 - 9:18am
April 26, 2011
Could be in for cool, wet summer
FARGO -- After a dreadfully long winter and stressfully wet spring, normal summer weather doesn't seem like too much to ask. But apparently it is. The National Weather Service has issued its temperature and precipitation outlooks for May, June and July, calling for cooler and...
April 26, 2011 - 12:00am
April 17, 2010
Area counties under fire watch over weekend
The National Weather Service has much of southwest North Dakota under a fire weather watch Saturday, including Adams, Bowman, Stark, Hettinger, Morton, Golden Valley, Slope and Dunn counties, among others.
April 17, 2010 - 12:00am