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Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
Trump White House vows to stop China taking South China Sea islands
Debate begins on ND bill to exempt higher ed applicants from open records law
ND legislators going round and round on daylight saving time, time zone discussions
Attorneys: North Dakota to pay $55,000 to settle suit over payloader seized by state crime bureau
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'
UND gets commitment from right-handed defenseman
SCHLOSSMAN: Road trip may be what UND needs
Advice for struggling Wild winger Coyle: shoot the puck
Dunn rising as talks of Rubio trade persist
Timberwolves to buy NBA D-League affiliate in Iowa
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
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
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
June 24, 2010
Liquor licenses could grow with population
With a growing population, the city of Dickinson could grant additional liquor licenses, but figuring out who is entitled to them is proving to be a tricky process. After local entrepreneur Jayne Ridl, who is aspiring to open a nightclub, requested the City Commission issue an additional...
June 24, 2010 - 12:00am