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Artistry with food
Nursing students appeal to local legislators
North Dakota leaders think Trump will be good for state
Larger than expected ND Capitol Women's March calls for solidarity
Suspect in the killing of a Rolette County Deputy identified
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Midgets boys hockey hold on to win over Braves
Trinity girls basketball beats Buccaneers, snaps losing streak
DSU wrestling takes sixth at Missouri Valley Invitational
Fossum’s career-high leads Dickinson High gymnastics in S.D.
Blue Hawks track and field impresses at BHSU meet
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
Fielding Questions: Ice cream bucket propagation for African violets
Growing Together: Tips for shopping seed catalogs
Minding Our Elders: A needed vacation from caregiving should be guilt-free
Thomas F. Murtha
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
April 25, 2009
Iron Horse Saloon to have new owner
The Iron Horse Saloon in Medora is scheduled to change ownership on May 1, with Morey Bang and Brad Skachenko taking over. The pair plan to name the bar "Boots." Mark Shoemaker, who sold the bar, was supposed to have a suspended liquor license beginning next week.
April 25, 2009 - 11:52pm
April 23, 2009
Dunn County memorial fundraising passes $100,000
After nearly a year of fundraising, the Dunn County Veterans Memorial Committee has received over $100,000 in donations, prompting them to order the memorial stone and begin finalizing plans for construction. The granite memorial stone, named "India Black", will come from India...
April 23, 2009 - 11:45pm
April 8, 2009
Tractor vs. car accidents a reminder
A tragic accident that ended the life of two Hettinger residents on Monday and another crash involving a tractor over the weekend is a reminder to keep an eye out for farm equipment on area roads. Car vs. tractor crashes occur on average about once every other year and are usually...
April 8, 2009 - 11:17pm
March 31, 2009
City council discusses housing options
MEDORA -- Hammering out specifics, that's what the city council and housing committee hope to do over the next few days, to finalize a list of...
March 31, 2009 - 11:12pm
March 26, 2009
Road crew tries to keep up
Over the last few days, residents of Dickinson have dug themselves out of 2 feet of snow that fell Monday evening and Tuesday morning. While...
March 26, 2009 - 11:33pm
March 19, 2009
Flood threat remains
Dickinson residents prepared for the worst as ice jams and snowmelt caused river waters in the area to continue to spill over their banks Thursday. Several...
March 19, 2009 - 11:14pm
February 27, 2009
Publicity hounds go ape over cartoon
Frankly, I was afraid something like this might happen. Attorney General Eric Holder thinks we're "a nation of cowards" if we don't want to sit around talking about race all day. In a speech marking Black History Month, Holder told Justice Department employees, "If we're going to...
February 27, 2009 - 7:05am
February 14, 2009
Woman pleads guilty in over-exercising death
CHARDON, Ohio (AP) -- A woman has pleaded guilty to reckless homicide for exercising her 73-year-old husband to death in a swimming pool, repeatedly refusing to let him leave the water. Surveillance video showed Christine Newton-John, 41, pulling James Mason around the pool by his...
February 14, 2009 - 11:00am
February 13, 2009
It's still slick
A semi truck with an oversized load tipped over after sliding off the slippery Interstate 94 on-ramp near Tiger Discount Wednesday. Trooper...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
February 2, 2009
3 oil field workers killed in accidents
Three men have died in Wyoming's oil fields over the past month or so. Fremont County Coroner Ed McAuslan says 54-year-old Charles MacLachlan, of Mannford, Okla., died at a drilling rig site north of Shoshoni on Dec. 31. The coroner's report says MacLachlan was crushed by a trailer...
February 2, 2009 - 7:55am
July 17, 2008
Tatanka Wind faces probe over moved lines
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Public Service Commission is looking into whether it should penalize the owner of an Ashley wind farm for changing locations of transmission line towers without approval. Tatanka Wind Power LLC, which is building a 180-megawatt wind farm on the North...
July 17, 2008 - 12:00am
June 28, 2008
Lifeguard shortage causes pool closings
DICKINSON - The Dickinson Park District is struggling to keep the required amount of lifeguards on duty, since the district has recently experienced a dramatic drop in lifeguards. Recreations and Facilities Manager Kevin Klipfel said that because of this issue, Dickinson's north...
June 28, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Headley takes over as police chief in Bowman
BOWMAN -- Charles Headley's law enforcement carrier spans over 25 years and several positions. His professional journey brought him to Bowman, when he took over as the new chief of police on Monday. "I love this area of the country," Headley said.
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am
May 28, 2008
Another local business is burglarized over the weekend
DICKINSON - The Dickinson Police Department reported Tuesday morning that another business in east Dickinson is thought to have been burglarized over the weekend. Investigator Amanda McNamee said Apollonia Dental Clinic was broken into sometime this past weekend. She added that...
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am
April 9, 2008
McCallum takes over as DSU president
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am