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Press Pass, Sunday, August 28
Trump vows crackdown on immigrants who overstay visas if elected
Abused and exploited, child migrants in Italy dream of better life
Red River Valley storms produce tornadoes, 3-inch hail
Second case of babies switched in Canadian hospital shakes community
crime and courts
nation and world
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Field day: Organic matter is ingredient for healthy soil
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Scoreboard of August 28, 2016
Oak Grove tops Heart River football
Dickinson State volleyball drops to 0-4
Midgets swimming qualifies 3 for state at first meet
Schnepf: As clear as the new video boards, one thing is certain: Bison just find a way to win
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
good bad and ugly
Ilene (Hanel) Gill
George F. Anton
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
June 27, 2016
Oklahoma man gets 11 years in prison for southwest N.D. drug bust
BISMARCK -- An Oklahoma man will serve 11 years in prison after he was busted with a large amount of methamphetamine and heroin during a traffic stop near Bowman in March 2014. Timothy Leroy Sumpter, 31, of Sallisaw, Okla., was sentenced Monday in U.S. District Court after pleading...
News/crime and courts
June 27, 2016 - 4:55pm
May 17, 2016
As oil boom goes bust, Oklahoma protects drillers and squeezes schools
NEWCASTLE, Okla. -- After intense lobbying, Oklahoma’s oilmen scored a victory two years ago. State lawmakers voted to keep in place some of...
May 17, 2016 - 12:00pm
March 2, 2016
Ex-Chesapeake CEO McClendon dies in Oklahoma City car wreck
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Aubrey McClendon, the co-founder of Chesapeake Energy Corp. who led it to become one of the world's biggest natural gas producers...
March 2, 2016 - 3:08pm
February 8, 2016
Oil plunge threatens schools, other services in US producer states
From Alaska to Oklahoma, crowded classes, suspended art programs and longer school commutes give students and parents a taste of the downside...
February 8, 2016 - 12:58pm
December 31, 2015
Clemson takes care of Oklahoma, Alabama shuts out Michigan State to reach CFP Championship
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Led by quarterback Deshaun Watson, the top-ranked Clemson Tigers defeated the Oklahoma Sooners 37-17 in a College Football Playoff semifinal Thursday in the Orange Bowl at Sun Life Stadium. Clemson (14-0) will play for the national title on Jan. 11 in Glendale,...
December 31, 2015 - 11:53pm
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
November 29, 2015
USC, Alabama, Oklahoma among Saturday’s winners in Rivalry Week
LOS ANGELES — UCLA turned back over the keys to the city Saturday on a cool autumn afternoon at the Coliseum. The Bruins’ three-year winning streak in its crosstown series against USC came to an end as the unranked Trojans upset the No. 22 Bruins 40-21 in front of a crowd of 83,602....
November 29, 2015 - 12:51am
November 26, 2015
10 years after losing family, man recounts journey to find his children
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Jon Church was working the night shift at a meatpacking plant in 2005 in rural Oklahoma. After arriving home from work early...
November 26, 2015 - 6:00am
September 1, 2015
Big Rail's little cousins find boon in U.S. oil-by-rail bust
OLEAN, N.Y. -- Amid the rolling mountains surrounding this quiet town in southwest New York state, tucked away on miles-long stretches of underused...
September 1, 2015 - 10:43am
August 24, 2015
Time share scam artist banned in North Dakota
BISMARCK -- An Oklahoma woman has been banned from doing business in North Dakota after allegedly deceiving customers with a timeshare company. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem issued a cease-and-desist order against Diahnn Cott of Miami, Okla. Cott violated home solicitations...
August 24, 2015 - 3:44pm
May 12, 2015
Massive oil tax cut unlikely with prices rebounding, N.D. tax commissioner says
BISMARCK – Barring a substantial drop in crude prices before the end of May, North Dakota’s oil industry probably won’t see a tax cut potentially worth almost half a billion dollars over the next six months, the state’s tax commissioner said Tuesday. The so-called “large...
May 12, 2015 - 5:26pm
May 7, 2015
More storms headed for Great Plains after tornadoes kill one, injure 12 in Okla.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Thunderstorm and flash flood warnings were issued for several Great Plains states on Thursday, a day after a series of tornadoes...
News/Nation and World
May 7, 2015 - 6:56pm
March 17, 2015
Unlike in other oil-producing states, ND experiences little or no seismic activity
FARGO - Swarms of earthquakes have been rattling Oklahoma, Texas and other central states with a history of little or no seismic activity. The...
March 17, 2015 - 11:55am
March 11, 2015
UND, NDSU fraternities condemn racist video
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The University of North Dakota's and North Dakota State University’s Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternities released a statement Wednesday in response to a video that recently surfaced online showing chapter members in Oklahoma singing and chanting racial slurs. "The...
March 11, 2015 - 8:55pm
January 8, 2015
Epic divorce of U.S. oil baron may end after ex-wife deposits check
NEW YORK - Sue Ann Arnall, the ex-wife of Oklahoma oil magnate Harold Hamm, has deposited a handwritten $975 million divorce check, Hamm's lawyer said on Thursday, in a move that may end an epic divorce battle over a fortune worth billions. Arnall, 58, deposited the check after...
January 8, 2015 - 10:00pm