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Mississippi tornado kills 4, traps others
AgweekTV: Changes in antibiotics in livestock
Technology tracked and disabled suspect vehicle in deadly shooting
Minot man charged, accused of biting co-worker's ear off
Trump, in Oval Office, signs first order on Obamacare
crime and courts
nation and world
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'
Youth carries Midgets wrestling to victory
Slow second half dooms Midgets against Bravettes
Moody scores 40, Dickinson defense shuts down Turtle Mountain
Scoreboard of January 20, 2017
Blue Hawks take another close one over Valley City
Growing Together: Tips for shopping seed catalogs
Minding Our Elders: A needed vacation from caregiving should be guilt-free
Phillips: Kindness leaves you with lots to talk about
Living Faith: Marriage, family as 'last battle' playing out
Port: Rep. Cramer says he expects Trump to approve Dakota Access Pipeline by next week
Thomas F. Murtha
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 6, 2017
Former oilfield exec indicted on wire fraud charges
BISMARCK — A former oilfield executive is accused of falsely inflating company revenues by tens of millions of dollars and has been indicted...
January 6, 2017 - 5:25pm
October 8, 2016
Shell ditches West Coast rail plan for Bakken oil
HOUSTON—North Dakota oil producers were dealt another blow this week when Royal Dutch Shell said it would scrap plans to build an oil train...
October 8, 2016 - 7:51pm
September 30, 2016
Killdeer oilfield waste facility must close, clean up site
KILLDEER, N.D. — An oilfield waste treating plant north of Killdeer with a history of not complying with state rules must close after state...
September 30, 2016 - 8:07pm
September 27, 2016
Two Williston hotels closing their doors
WILLISTON, N.D. -- The Missouri Flats Inn, once featured on a TV reality show “Hotel Impossible,” and the Marquis Plaza and Suites will be...
September 27, 2016 - 4:13pm
September 26, 2016
Watford City may rival Williston in size, some believe
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—With massive growth in population predicted in Divide, McKenzie and Williams counties over the next decade, some are...
September 26, 2016 - 6:08pm
September 23, 2016
RockPile gets bought out, expands
One of Dickinson's biggest oilfield employers has been bought out, but little is changing. It's even expanding. RockPile Energy Services, which...
September 23, 2016 - 9:21pm
Port: Landowner sells land used for #NoDAPL protests to pipeline company
The #NoDAPL protesters working to block the Dakota Access Pipeline haven’t camped on the land of the historic Cannonball Ranch, but at least...
September 23, 2016 - 10:38am
September 19, 2016
Family crisis shelter to triple in size in Williston
WILLISTON, N.D. -- Family Crisis Shelter Director Lana Bonnet receives a hard hat and golden shovel to commemorate the groundbreaking of a new facility that will triple the number of beds available. To some it may seem like broken earth but to others it is a dream that has been years...
September 19, 2016 - 10:31am
September 14, 2016
Heritage Day set at Watford City
The 18th annual Heritage Day in Watford City will be celebrated Saturday at the McKenzie County Heritage Park, 950 Second Ave. SW.The day is an opportunity to visit the food vendors, see the blacksmithing demonstration, see two horses from the Nokota Horse Conservancy, have your photo...
September 14, 2016 - 11:26am
September 7, 2016
Restraining order extended on Sacagawea Pipeline
BISMARCK – A temporary restraining order against the Three Affiliated Tribes has been extended until Sept. 19, preventing the tribe from blocking...
September 7, 2016 - 12:07pm
McKenzie County gravel roads restricted
WATFORD CITY -- McKenzie County has restricted all county and Watford city gravel roads to 12,000 pounds gross vehicle weight until further notice due to consistent rainfall.
September 7, 2016 - 11:02am
September 5, 2016
McKenzie County gravel roads under weight restriction
WATFORD CITY -- McKenzie County gravel roads will have a 12,000-pound weight restriction through 8 a.m. Tuesday due to rainfall.The county will re-evaluate the roads at that time.
September 5, 2016 - 2:45pm
August 30, 2016
Oilfield worker earns scholarship to continue education
BISMARCK—Chad Schoch thought he'd work in the North Dakota oilfields for two years, at most. He wanted to roughneck, make and save money,...
August 30, 2016 - 3:52pm
August 22, 2016
Veeder: Sister on the ranch means best friend for me, unhired help for dad
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—I'm sure I've mentioned it before, but one of my favorite parts about living back at the ranch is that my sisters have...
August 22, 2016 - 10:22pm
Oil patch schools see enrollment increases
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—Watford City Public School opening bell rang Thursday with more students at their desks than when school ended, a surprise given the continued slump in oil development across the oil producing region. Superintendent Steve Holen said he has 1,445 students in...
August 22, 2016 - 8:22pm