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House approves bill to keep government open as Senate Democrats threaten to block it
Officer-involved shooting in Bismarck triggers multiple schools to shelter in place
Fargo mayor: New diversion plan could be out in 30 days
Marshals Service arrests DAPL protester on pretrial release violation
A suspected serial killer could be behind 9 deaths - including his mother, Phoenix police say
crime and courts
nation and world
North Dakota counties to be treated equally in extension funding
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
Oil's sustained rise giving oilfield servicers time to prosper
Amazon narrows field for second headquarters location to 20
Public hearing shows mixed feelings towards proposed refinery on fringes of Theodore Roosevelt National Park
place a business brief
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
A 66-year-old is about to run seven marathons in seven days on seven continents
Double check your accounts: Wells Fargo may have been charging you twice for online bills
Those box-top fundraisers? Just 'junk-food marketing' to kids, experts say
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
There were over 12,000 poison control calls for people eating laundry pods last year
Twins bring back Kaat as special assistant
Magic G Afflalo suspended two games for throwing punch at Wolves' Bjelica
McFeely: In southeast North Dakota's Bison country, SDSU's Goedert has many fans
Former UND football players plead guilty in drug dealing case
No. 2 Roger Federer handles heat, cruises at Aussie Open
Commentary: An open letter to Public Service Commissioner Julie Fedorchak
HOPE: Life's unexpected turns
LETTER: Support the Davis Refinery for western North Dakota
LETTER: Contact your senators to support DACA
Commentary: In court arguments, State of North Dakota argues that Heitkamp’s 2012 election victory couldn’t be verified
Daniel C. Smith
Virginia B. Loffelmacher
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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March 6, 2017
Landowners plan to fight piglet farm permit upheld by ND judge
FARGO — The lawyer for a landowner group at Buffalo, N.D., said the group will appeal a judge's decision to support the North Dakota Health...
March 6, 2017 - 2:26pm
December 21, 2016
Park Board sets payment plan for Lake Patterson
The Dickinson Park Board will increase the permit fee for residents around Lake Patterson gradually by 33 percent over the next five years, after...
December 21, 2016 - 10:10pm
May 20, 2015
Landfill permit denied: Dunn Co. commissioners cite ‘unanswered questions’ as reason for concern
MANNING -- A round of applause broke out after Dunn County commissioners unanimously voted down a permit that would have allowed an industrial...
May 20, 2015 - 11:21pm
November 19, 2013
Stark Co. partners with Forsgren for building services
Facing an increased workload like many western North Dakota counties, Stark County commissioners on Tuesday approved partnering with Forsgren Associates Inc. for the county’s building inspection and permitting services. Forsgren pitched itself to commissioners at their meeting...
November 19, 2013 - 4:28pm
July 28, 2013
Titan Machinery facility set to open Tuesday in Jamestown lacks city permit
JAMESTOWN -- The status of the occupancy permit for the new Titan Machinery building in Jamestown remains in limbo while the business is days from its planned opening, according to City Attorney Ken Dalsted. Without the permit it would be illegal for the public or the employees to...
July 28, 2013 - 12:00am
June 6, 2013
Hoeven calls for streamlined drilling permit process
North Dakota's senior U.S. senator on Wednesday lauded the efforts of a group charged with helping to find ways to quicken the permitting of federal lands for oil and gas drilling in the Bakken. Republican John Hoeven said a recent meeting of the Bakken Federal Executives Group is...
June 6, 2013 - 12:00am
May 17, 2013
Oil Patch concealed carry permit numbers up: Sheriff: License worth it for not getting fined or going to jail
If an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, then, in the case of weapons in North Dakota, less than $100 paid for a concealed carry permit...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
May 2, 2013
Hailing a cab in Dickinson gets easier
Dickinson residents without a vehicle might find it a bit easier to traverse the city by the end of the year. The city has issued three taxicab...
May 2, 2013 - 12:00am
February 8, 2013
Hoeven, Heitkamp team up on legislation
In a joint announcement Thursday, U.S. Senators John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota introduced legislation that would help streamline oil and gas permitting on federal lands in western North Dakota. The Bureau of Land Management Streamlining Act would expand the service...
February 8, 2013 - 12:00am
January 23, 2013
Dickinson's churches-operated shelter a test run
With the issuance of a temporary use permit from the Dickinson City Commission on Tuesday, a group of seven Dickinson churches hope to study and understand Dickinson's homelessness problem as they provide a warm place for displaced individuals to sleep. The Dickinson Churches United...
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
July 15, 2012
Driving laws divide teenage driver's able to obtain permit; Dickinson students learning to drive defensively
In addition to dealing with new driver's licensing restrictions passed during the last legislative session and taking effect Jan. 1, driver's education students in Dickinson are getting a course in defensive driving, officials said. Zachary Keller, 15, Dickinson, is able to obtain...
July 15, 2012 - 12:00am
April 5, 2012
Fisher Industries campers for housing OK'd by Stark Co. zoning board
Stark County zoning commissioners have been picky about permitting campers as residences lately, but a business representative, who wants to house employees, might have found the trick to gaining approval. In early March, commissioners rejected all three requests to use campers for...
April 5, 2012 - 12:00am
April 4, 2012
Speeding up the permit process: Obama administration unveils digital process for permits decisions
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration on Tuesday unveiled new procedures to speed up drilling on public lands, an area where Republicans...
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
February 3, 2012
Oil waste permit up for Billings County approval
MEDORA -- Between 80 and 100 acres of land off of Highway 85 north of Fairfield could be used for an oil and gas waste disposal site in about a year if local and state officials approve, John McCain, vice president and senior engineer of Carlson McCain, said during a Billings County...
February 3, 2012 - 12:00am
December 29, 2011
Teen license procedures changing
BISMARCK -- North Dakota teenagers are about to see some major changes when it comes to getting a driver's license. Starting Sunday, young teens will need to wait longer before they are allowed to apply for a license. They will also need to have driving experience in certain conditions...
December 29, 2011 - 12:00am