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Snowfall heaviest in far southeast ND, but clearing on its way
Congressman Cramer’s son in critical condition in ICU unit
North Dakota's first syringe exchange program tackles trust issues
One year after pipeline protest's end, 'I would have done it all over again'
Former ND sheriff charged in meth, bribery case makes plea deal to drop most charges
crime and courts
nation and world
United and Delta cut ties to NRA as boycott movement spreads to global corporations
Thank teachers for mastering the art of making a lasting impact
Oneok announces new gas processing plant for Bakken core
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
Spud industry going on offensive, think 'performance vegetable'
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
What to know about nursing home costs and hospice care insurance
Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
NDSU potato varieties are popular garden choices
Everyone take a deep breath. Your Instant Pot pressure cooker has not been recalled.
This man's brain tumor was so big that it 'sat like a head on top of another head'
Central downs Bismarck Century, captures 27th state hockey title
Teague helps lift Wolves over Bulls, without injured Butler
UND rallies to tie Miami, but only grabs one point in key series
Curl leads Bismarck to fourth-straight N.D. girls title
Minnesota native Diggins to take reins of U.S. women's cross country
Commentary: Heitkamp's has a perfect opportunity to prove her commitment to bipartisanship
Commentary: Backers of ballot measure to create an ethics commission now maybe don’t want an ethics commission
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Commentary: Trump’s call to arm teachers is kind of dumb
McFeely: They are teachers, not gunslingers
Marvin M. "Marv" Morel
Ronald J. "Ron" Heidt
Supporting Denny McNamara
Donald & Angela
Guild Mortgage serves local community
Synthetic ice, twice as nice!: Belfield’s skating rink enriches community
A good year, a good meal: Burly’s Roughrider serves steaks and smiles
South Heart school addition finishes up
South Heart elementary principal is committed to her students
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
September 8, 2013
Faces of the Boom: Geologist educates the layman on oilfield drilling technology
TIOGA -- Kathy Neset may be the only oilfield geologist who uses a bendable drinking straw as a key tool for her job. The Tioga woman uses the...
September 8, 2013 - 12:00am
August 2, 2013
Safety in the Oil Patch a top priority
NEW TOWN -- Safety is often a top priority for companies operating in the Bakken. From rig site work to chemical handling to the cumbersome...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
July 28, 2013
Faces of the Boom: A blessed oilfield life
July 28, 2013 - 12:00am
July 16, 2013
Five people injured in oilfield explosion
ALEXANDER - Five people were injured Tuesday following an oilfield explosion near Alexander, according to a release from the McKenzie County Sheriff's Department. The release lists the burn victims as Mike Fowler, 54, Frank Laverty, 20, Daniel Smith, 27, Stervon Joseph-Jenoir, 22,...
July 16, 2013 - 9:23pm
July 7, 2013
Faces of the Boom: Second wind leads to blue hair, unretirement and new friends
WILLISTON -- Californian Marvin Smith got a second wind at 70 and decided to move to North Dakota to chase one more oil boom. Smith knew his...
July 7, 2013 - 12:00am
December 14, 2012
OSHA still investigating August oil field death of Dickinson man
Results of an investigation into the death of a Dickinson man at an oil field site near Killdeer in August are expected to be released late next...
December 14, 2012 - 12:00am
September 20, 2012
Exxon pays $1.6 billion for Bakken assets
Exxon Mobil is making a $1.6 billion investment in the Bakken oil fields of North Dakota and Montana. The corporation is buying 196,000 acres of shale assets in the two states, capable of producing more than 15,000 barrels of oil and other hydrocarbons per day in the second half...
September 20, 2012 - 11:10am
September 2, 2012
ND native in Grassy Butte area to fulfill bucket list
GRASSY BUTTE -- North Dakota native John O'Connor left the state at age 25 because the "doggone winters" were too tough. Now at age 63, O'Connor...
September 2, 2012 - 12:00am
August 23, 2012
Explosion at oil well burns two men
WILLISTON - Two men were seriously burned in an oil well explosion Wednesday in McKenzie County. According to a release from the McKenzie County Sheriff's Office, the explosion was reported at 12:05 p.m. Wednesday. Bruce Ford, 52, and Rod Law, 48, were working at the well owned...
August 23, 2012 - 1:54pm
August 21, 2012
Industrial Commission approves Hettinger County salt water disposal well
BISMARCK -- A proposed salt water disposal well has been approved in rural Hettinger County, but a state regulator says he doesn't expect it will be used right away. North Dakota's Industrial Commission voted Tuesday to grant a permit to drill the well northwest of New England....
August 21, 2012 - 10:09am
August 8, 2012
Dickinson man dies in fall from workover rig
A Dickinson man died Monday following a fall at an oil field site outside of Killdeer in Dunn County, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration confirmed Wednesday. Terry Metcalf, 52, was pronounced dead at the scene. Metcalf was a derrick hand with Big Sky Well Service,...
August 8, 2012 - 6:49pm
March 5, 2012
Utah man dies in oil rig fall in North Dakota
STANLEY (AP) -- A Utah man died in a fall at an oil rig in northwestern North Dakota. Mountrail County Sheriff Ken Halvorson says 22-year-old Jason McDonald of Vernal, Utah, died Friday night when he fell 80 feet from an oil derrick northeast of Stanley and landed on the rig platform. McDonald...
March 5, 2012 - 9:50am
January 17, 2012
2nd autopsy done in Dunn County oil well death probe
BISMARCK (AP) -- A second autopsy has been conducted on the body of a Montana man who died in the western North Dakota oil fields. Family attorney Paul Jossart said the second, private autopsy was done on behalf of the mother, fiancée and infant child of Dustin Bergsing. The...
January 17, 2012 - 10:25am
January 4, 2012
ND leaders prepare for trip to the oil patch
BISMARCK -- State officials will begin a 14-city tour of the Oil Patch next week to provide updates on the state's efforts to address oil impacts and to gather information on what more should be done to help. The tour is tentatively slated to begin with meetings in Williston, Stanley...
January 4, 2012 - 12:00am
January 3, 2012
Bringing out the big rigs; 43,000 more wide-load permits issued in ND
Move over North Dakota drivers, because there are thousands more oversized semis on the roads than last year, officials say. The North Dakota Highway Patrol reported 43,000 more wide-load permits in 2011 than the previous year. "If you look at the types of equipment that is required...
January 3, 2012 - 12:00am