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Agricultural merger mania fuels fears among small seed sellers
Cedar Rapids flooding at most critical and dangerous phase, officials warn
Dickinson man pleads not guilty to intent to deliver drugs near school
Car safety seat check to be held Oct. 13
Driver dies after Highway 83 rollover near Moffit
crime and courts
nation and world
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Port: Burgum says Obama blocking Dakota Access Pipeline could spark recession
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
North Dakota's Matt Strahm making big splash in big leagues
Fighting Hawks rank No. 2 nationally in interceptions
NDSU, Illinois State meet for the first time since FCS national title game
Twins hire new general manager from Cleveland
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Letter: BLM's duty is to protect tribes from wasting natural gas
good bad and ugly
Regina M. Bruha
Thomas "Tom" Kuntz
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
February 6, 2016
Agencies putting state funding to work to combat human trafficking
BISMARCK – North Dakota will soon have more staff fighting human trafficking and victims will have better access to emergency housing, legal...
February 6, 2016 - 8:37pm
Crew-camp unit finds new life housing inmates at N.D. transitional facility
BISMARCK – A 185-foot-long housing unit that once provided temporary space for workers in North Dakota’s Oil Patch is getting a fresh start...
February 6, 2016 - 12:05am
February 3, 2016
Closing the book: Dunn Center library gives away books as it prepares to close
The Dunn Center Public Library is giving away its collection of 25,000 books and closing its doors by the end of the week. The decision was made...
February 3, 2016 - 2:11pm
January 29, 2016
Emulsion spill reported in Billings County
FAIRFIELD -- Emulsion from a pipeline leak spilled about 50 barrels into Frank’s Creek approximately 16 miles northwest of Belfield, the North Dakota Department of Health said Thursday in a statement. The spill resulted from a pipeline leak at a site operated by White Rock Oil and...
January 29, 2016 - 12:49pm
January 25, 2016
Trial starts for oil truck operator in Bakken murder-for-hire case
SEATTLE -- The trial of an oil truck operator charged with orchestrating the killings of two business rivals competing for work in North Dakota's...
News/crime and courts
January 25, 2016 - 4:32pm
January 20, 2016
Dickinson hotels were half empty in 2015
Dickinson hotels were about half-full in 2015, according to year-end average data obtained by the Dickinson Convention and Visitors Bureau on Wednesday. Terri Thiel, exective director of the Dickinson CVB, said hotels in Dickinson averaged about 48.2 percent occupancy during 2015,...
January 20, 2016 - 9:50pm
Op-Ed: Work together to stop wasting natural gas resources on tribal lands
NEW TOWN -- We all need to be active in protecting the land here in North Dakota for future generations. We have seen a prolonged, unneeded waste of our natural resources. This needs to stop. Since the oil boomed, this is exactly what we have been seeing. Each year, more than $76...
January 20, 2016 - 9:42pm
Helms predicts oil prices to rise again in foreseeable future
Things might not look optimistic at the moment for oil prices, but North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources Director Lynn Helms argued Tuesday...
January 20, 2016 - 3:01pm
January 19, 2016
Dickinson to participate in oil gap analysis study
A gap analysis study of Oil Patch cities, including Dickinson, would attempt to compare the levels of expenses and revenues incurred by oil industry developments to provide data in time for the upcoming legislative session. The Dickinson City Commission approved a resolution at its...
January 19, 2016 - 8:29pm
January 18, 2016
Back in North Dakota to testify for prosecution in murder trial, Williston man yearns to return to Thailand
WILLISTON, N.D. — When Bruce Sesseman left Williston in 2013, he thought it was for good. Plagued by stress and nightmares after witnessing...
January 18, 2016 - 6:00am
January 15, 2016
November oil production steady despite low prices
WILLISTON -– North Dakota oil production increased slightly in November, but companies are “running on empty” as they start the new year...
January 15, 2016 - 3:00pm
McFeely: Burgum enigmatic, but will it sell in western North Dakota?
FARGO -- It was likely the first time the phrases “ubiquitous automatic sensors” and “persuasive mobility and digital imagery” were used...
January 15, 2016 - 6:00am
January 14, 2016
While oil boom has slowed, births still booming
WILLISTON -– A baby boom continued in North Dakota’s Oil Patch in 2015 even as falling oil prices prompted layoffs and workers leaving the...
January 14, 2016 - 4:56pm
January 11, 2016
ND Industrial Commission votes to seize 800 barrels of ‘illegal oil’
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Industrial Commission voted Monday to seize 800 barrels of illegally produced oil in what Department of Mineral Resources Director Lynn Helms said is believed to be a first for the regulatory panel. The commission denied an application by Denver-based...
January 11, 2016 - 3:50pm
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