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Port: Supreme Court ruling could have big implications for school choice policy in North Dakota
The Oxford English Dictionary has a new last word. Bet you can't pronounce it.
A bear mauled a cyclist in the Alaskan woods. His friend came to his rescue.
A man helped a lost toddler find her parents, police say. He was smeared online as a predator
Republican healthcare bill imperiled with 22 million seen losing insurance
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Playing the music of a bygone era
Celebrating 20 years of Family Fun Day
Big & Rich to headline Roughrider concert
Things your wedding server will never tell you
Bull riding winner Whitt shines on final day of Roughrider Days rodeo
Red Sox top Twins, Sale posts 10th victory
Grand Forks native Jackson Kunz commits to UND
Wild sign Olofsson to two-year contract
Second all-star trip would be 'a blessing' for Santana
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
Jacobs: Are vetoes from ND, MN governors a coincidence, or a continuing experiment?
Port: Heidi Heitkamp blasted in the New York Times for being 'uninterested in sexism and misogyny'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Jessie Veeder: To have my little sister along with me
Reuben E. Pladsen
Virgil H. Heidecker
Raphael "Ralph" Brinster
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
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
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
Burgum proclaims statewide fire and drought emergency
September 15, 2010
Tourist season not over
The streets of Medora generally clear out after Labor Day, but visitation numbers are still high at neighboring Theodore Roosevelt National Park. "As...
September 15, 2010 - 11:54pm
August 19, 2010
Changing landscape: A look into the past at Makoshika State Park
GLENDIVE, Mont. -- Visitors can travel to Makoshika State Park one weekend and the next see the same park, at least a park of the same name. One...
August 19, 2010 - 12:00am
July 15, 2010
Fargo native climbs Mt. Rainier's true summit at 14,411 feet
FARGO -- Growing up amid the flat plains of the Red River Valley, Justin Dimmer never thought about mountain climbing. Though he was always hunting and fishing with his father, Terry, his outdoor adventures remained confined to sea level. "I would see TV shows about climbing Everest...
July 15, 2010 - 12:06am
February 4, 2010
Winter adventures in TRNP
After a few months of winter weather hibernation, Theodore Roosevelt National Park North Unit is offering snow revelers a chance to take part...
February 4, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
More visitors at TRNP in 2009
Despite a weak economy, 2009 brought more visitors to national parks across the country, including Theodore Roosevelt National Park near Medora. "In...
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
October 15, 2009
Visitation increases at state parks
North Dakota state parks had more than 136,000 visitors in September, an improvement of 70 percent over the same period last year, according to a press release from the North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department. Third quarter visitation numbers show a 32 percent increase over...
October 15, 2009 - 12:00am
August 27, 2009
What's going on at Theodore Roosevelt National Park?
National park to offer you-pick-it hike The last wilderness hike of the season in the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park is Sunday, Sept. 6. Hikers should meet wilderness ranger John Heiser at the picnic area near the amphitheater in the Juniper Campground in the park's...
August 27, 2009 - 12:00am
Petrified Forest Loop has its ups and downs
In this deadline-driven life, excuses for letting my backpack sit this summer have been numerous -- new job, new responsibilities and on and on. But being overwhelmed is the very reason the backpack needs to get a little dusty -- not from sitting dormant but from the trail. Luckily,...
August 27, 2009 - 12:00am
August 18, 2009
11-foot python unexpected guest for California family
LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. (AP) -- A Southern California family got a slithery surprise when an 11-foot python turned up in their front yard. Francisco Delgadillo, who lives near Lake Elsinore, says he was chatting with his sister on their porch Sunday night when he saw an enormous snake...
August 18, 2009 - 8:31pm
July 30, 2009
State park visits up
Visitation to North Dakota's state parks is up 6 percent in the second quarter relative to the same period last year with over 311,000 people visiting as compared to 293,000 in 2008, according to a press release Through the first half of 2009, park visits are up 4 percent. Camping...
July 30, 2009 - 12:00am
Roosevelt's legacy honored
BISMARK -- The Forest Service and National Park Service announced Wednesday the nomination of 11,892 acres of Theodore Roosevelt's former Elkhorn Ranch as a National Historic District. Elkhorn Ranch is considered by many to be the "Cradle of Conservation." Roosevelt spent many years...
July 30, 2009 - 12:00am
July 9, 2009
Landowners wondering what to do with 236,000 expiring acres of Conservation Reserve Program land this fall may have nothing to wonder about. The United States Department of Agriculture will offer three- or five-year extensions on 56,000 acres set to expire in September, many of which...
July 9, 2009 - 11:08pm
July 8, 2009
Press Photo by Ashley Martin Grant Fisher, 13, from Phoenix, signs a steel beam at the construction site of the Badlands Activities Center Tuesday....
July 8, 2009 - 12:00am
June 30, 2009
Wildfire burning near Ephrata, Wash.
EPHRATA, Wash. (AP) -- More than 50 firefighters are battling a 120-acre wildfire near Ephrata in central Washington. Kyle Foreman of Grant County Emergency Management says two homes that had been threatened by the blaze earlier Tuesday are now protected by firefighters. The fire...
June 30, 2009 - 7:56pm
June 25, 2009
Outdoors in brief for 06/25/09
NDGF spring duck index, water conditions up The North Dakota Game and Fish Department's annual spring breeding duck survey showed an index of more than 4 million birds, an increase of 18 percent from last year and 87 percent above the long-term average (1948-2008). The 2009 index...
June 25, 2009 - 12:00am