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Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington found dead in apparent suicide
These boys thought they'd found 'a big, fat rotten cow.' It was a 1 million-year-old fossil.
Cecil the lion's son has 'met the same fate' - killed in a trophy hunt in Zimbabwe, officials say
Ex-smokers now outnumber smokers, but cessation efforts still face uphill battle
O.J. Simpson makes case for freedom before Nevada parole board
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
Eagles, Wentz have high hopes for upgraded receiving corps
Timberwolves, G Wiggins inching closer to 5-year deal
Froome takes another step toward Tour de France crown
Roughed up: Dickinson drops twin bill to Fargo Post 2
Stroh sits fourth in saddle bronc after first round of NHSFR
Column: A judiciary transformed at blazing speed under Trump
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
Trump has made it a priority to dismantle Obama's legacy. He has little to show for it so far.
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Port: A jaded conservative acknowledges government competence
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Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
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May 21, 2016
Six arrested by feds in Oil Patch drug ring crackdown
WILLISTON -- A federal indictment naming six people arrested in connection with a Chicago-based drug ring linked to a series of overdoses alleges that the group sold heroin mixed with fentanyl in Williston. State investigators handed the case over to the FBI this month. The group...
News/crime and courts
May 21, 2016 - 6:18pm
May 19, 2016
Association of oil and gas counties eyeing rebrand
The North Dakota Association of Oil and Gas Counties is eyeing a rebrand to shorten its name after revamping its long-term goals Thursday. The...
May 19, 2016 - 7:33pm
May 18, 2016
In North Dakota's Oil Patch, a humbling comedown
WILLISTON -- Dave Van Assche didn't fret too much when oil prices started to slide in late 2014. The postal services business he had built over...
May 18, 2016 - 12:16pm
May 13, 2016
Brock: Thank you Crosby for a great weekend
Last week, I attended the North Dakota Newspaper Association’s annual convention held in Crosby, whose city website describes them as a town located in Divide County, approximately 35 miles east of the Montana Border and 6 miles south of the Canadian border. Crosby is the Divide...
May 13, 2016 - 5:59pm
May 4, 2016
The big fish story: Catch and keep for paddlefish opening day
WILLISTON — The shores of the Upper Missouri River were dotted with hopeful fishermen who ventured to Williston for the opening of catch-and-keep...
May 4, 2016 - 10:42am
May 2, 2016
Despite thousands of empty bedrooms, optimism still alive in ND Oil Patch
WILLISTON -- Though thousands of hotel rooms and apartments sit empty and a major big-box store is about to close, those who work there say they're...
May 2, 2016 - 10:41pm
April 25, 2016
Lightning strikes, burns saltwater disposal well site in Dunn County
MANNING—A lightning strike at a saltwater disposal well about 4 miles southwest of Manning led to a "very large explosion," Dunn County Emergency Manager Denise Brew said, and burned 640 barrels of oil and 640 barrels of saltwater on Sunday. QC Environmental Services, Inc.,...
April 25, 2016 - 3:03pm
April 22, 2016
Man dies in vehicle rollover near Stanley
STANLEY, N.D. – A 28-year-old Colorado man died early Friday after his vehicle overturned and struck a utility pole west of Stanley early Friday, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. A Chevrolet Silverado driven by Andres Lopez of Denver was headed west on U.S. Highway 2 about...
April 22, 2016 - 10:59pm
April 19, 2016
Dickinson medical center changes name to CHI St. Alexius Health
Dickinson's hospital has a new name. CHI St. Joseph's Health is becoming CHI St. Alexius Health, as Catholic Health Initiatives forms a regional...
April 19, 2016 - 4:35pm
April 15, 2016
In lean times for oil industry, salespeople bear down
Charnel Zetsch came to Dickinson State University on a softball scholarship seven years ago. She arrived in the early days of the oil boom and...
April 15, 2016 - 5:26pm
April 13, 2016
Williston City Commissioners agree to go to the tape to clear up confusion over strip club closing date
WILLISTON — In a response to a request by Williston’s one remaining strip club, city officials have agreed to review recordings of a January hearing to clear up confusion over whether public discussion on ordinances aimed at shutting down or relocating adult entertainment gave...
April 13, 2016 - 2:46pm
April 12, 2016
Williston crew camp operators seek help from courts to remain open
WILLISTON -- The largest provider of oilfield worker housing in the Bakken wants the courts to intervene in Williston’s decision to close all...
April 12, 2016 - 4:15pm
April 5, 2016
Executive says proposed Billings County refinery's technology will keep air quality of Theodore Roosevelt National Park pristine
FRYBURG -- A proposed $850 million gasoline refinery near Fryburg in far western North Dakota would be among the closest industrial complexes to a national park anywhere in the country. That proximity to Theodore Roosevelt National Park at Medora — less than 3 miles as the crow...
April 5, 2016 - 6:09pm
MDU Resources completes sale of oil, gas assets
BISMARCK - MDU Resources Group announced Tuesday it has exited the oil exploration and production business and finalized the sale of Fidelity Exploration & Production Co. David Goodin, president and CEO of MDU Resources, said in a statement the move lowers the company’s risk...
April 5, 2016 - 5:52pm
Williams County commissioners support upping county speed limits by 10 mph
WILLISTON -- Traffic volume on Williams County roads, keeping pace with the energy industry, has slowed in recent months, and officials took steps Tuesday to allow remaining cars and trucks to speed up in the northwest North Dakota Oil Patch. County commissioners unanimously greenlighted...
April 5, 2016 - 5:50pm