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Sanders tells supporters to back Clinton
Hiker rescued from national park was climbing off-trail butte
Pet store turnover: WOOFTA to fill gap left by shuttered Zoo Zone Pets
Highway 85 four-lane proposal draws mixed responses
Becklund to be second-in-command for N.D. Guard
crime and courts
nation and world
Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
Developers plan ethanol plant near Jamestown
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
With largest-ever N.D. wind farm planned, regulator blames coal plant closing on wind power
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Celebrations 'n' Crafts moves to new location
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Irsfeld: Where to turn for relief from joint pain, arthritis
Former Vikings WR Jennings retires after 10 seasons
Latest injury pushes offensive tackle Loadholt into retirement
Cubs land closer Chapman from Yankees
Rookie QB Wentz to walk fine line as Eagles camp opens
Murphy: Carson Wentz and the uncertainty inherent in young quarterbacks
Monke: We need more visits like Giancarlo's
Port: Our increasingly Orwellian society
McFeely: Sorry, Chancellor Hagerott, individuals matter
Letter: Election results upset the status quo
Letter: Some North Dakotans welcome EPA rule state officials are fighting
good bad and ugly
Anton "Tony" Kralicek
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 9, 2016
Church service at strip club canceled; new site sought
WILLISTON, N.D. -- The church service scheduled for Sunday at Whispers Gentlemen's Club in Williston has been canceled, according to organizer Windie Lazenko of 4her North Dakota. Lazenko, a former stripper who is now advocate for victims of human trafficking, said she was working...
January 9, 2016 - 3:33pm
January 6, 2016
ND taxable sales and purchases drop 25 percent as oil price slump continues
BISMARCK – Depressed crude oil and farm commodity prices continued to drag on North Dakota’s economy as the state posted a double-digit loss in year-over-year taxable sales and purchases for the second straight quarter. Taxable sales and purchases dropped 25 percent to about $5.8...
January 6, 2016 - 2:33pm
January 5, 2016
Sources: Nuverra in process of restructuring debt
Nuverra Environmental Solutions, a U.S. provider of environmental services to the energy sector, has been working with investment bank Lazard on restructuring its debt, according to people familiar with the matter. Nuverra has been looking at several financial restructuring options,...
January 5, 2016 - 4:12pm
State approves oil pipeline to run under Lake Sakakawea
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Public Service Commission approved Tuesday a crude oil pipeline that will cross Lake Sakakawea. Commissioners, who supported the project unanimously, said Sacagawea Pipeline Co. is taking several steps to minimize potential impacts to the lake, including...
January 5, 2016 - 2:17pm
January 4, 2016
Oil drilling rig count at 58 and still falling
WILLISTON, N.D. – North Dakota has fewer than 60 drilling rigs operating in the state for the first time since 2009, about a third of what...
January 4, 2016 - 5:28pm
December 30, 2015
Northwest ND power company selected for power grid
WILLISTON -- A northwest North Dakota power company has just taken a big leap that positions it to to make a bigger mark on the nation’s energy map. Mountrail Williams Electric Cooperative, on the eve of celebrating its 25th anniversary, was recently welcomed as the newest member...
December 30, 2015 - 8:00am
December 27, 2015
New method for making oil safe for rail shipping to be tested
BISMARCK – An alternative method for reducing the volatility of Bakken crude will be tested next year as state regulators report a “significant increase” in noncompliance with oil conditioning this winter. The North Dakota Industrial Commission gave approval this month for Hellervik...
December 27, 2015 - 12:02am
December 26, 2015
‘John school’ law aimed at sex trafficking takes effect Jan. 1
BISMARCK – People caught paying for sex in North Dakota already face the threat of jail time. Starting next week, they could end up in the classroom, as well. Under a new “john school” law that takes effect Friday, judges can sentence those convicted of hiring someone for sex...
December 26, 2015 - 12:01am
December 25, 2015
As prices stay low, life transitions to a new normal in North Dakota oil country
BISMARCK — Judging by key numbers, North Dakota’s Oil Patch had mostly a down year in 2015 compared to the year before. On the bright side,...
December 25, 2015 - 9:00pm
Oil Patch city leaders move forward after unexpected crude price declines in 2015
Leaders in western North Dakota's Oil Patch cities say life didn't change as abruptly as many expected it to in 2015 as crude prices bottomed...
December 25, 2015 - 8:52pm
December 24, 2015
Family builds Dickinson cleaning business success despite hardships
Antoinette Gomez and Tony Archuleta know the value of hard work. The Dickinson father-and-daughter duo co-own the cleaning business ND Clean...
December 24, 2015 - 4:23pm
Williston considers outlawing strip clubs downtown
WILLISTON, N.D. — Exotic dancing at Main Street clubs may soon be a thing of the past. City commissioners have taken the first step toward clearing businesses off of Main Street that offer live adult entertainment, as well as restricting any strip clubs that might remain operating...
December 24, 2015 - 4:13pm
Kindness knows no borders in Arnegard
ARNEGARD, N.D. — Santa’s had to fill some pretty strange orders in his day, but the jolly old boy in the red suit might be scratching his...
December 24, 2015 - 4:11pm
December 22, 2015
Rollover on icy gravel road near Watford City claims life
WATFORD CITY -- A male pickup driver was killed sometime Tuesday after rolling the vehicle off an icy and snow-packed gravel road about 15 miles north of Watford City, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The driver of a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado was eastbound on 41st Street...
December 22, 2015 - 2:19pm
December 21, 2015
Moody’s: Oil collapse leads to budget shortfalls in U.S. oil states
NEW YORK -- Lower tax revenues because of job losses in energy and related sectors due to the collapse in oil prices will hit budgets of oil-producing states through the remainder of this fiscal year and next, Moody's Investors Service said on Monday.Moody's comments came after Oklahoma...
December 21, 2015 - 1:03pm