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Naval experience helps couple get start in Bakken
What’s the beef with meat?
Working while expecting: Pregnancy discrimination claims more common in low-wage, male-dominated jobs
Farmers hopeful about drone rules
Municipal and Stark County Courts: Cases Closed Feb. 13-23
Pipeline company didn’t use remote sensors before leak
Decision on plastic plant location may be delayed
Oklahoma company sets sights on ending flaring in Bakken
Brent approaches $61: ND rig count continues to fall
Obama explains Keystone XL pipeline veto in interview with WDAY’s Kealy
Our View: Innovation of byproducts next step for ND energy
Letter: Dickinson needs to control growth in face of oil slowdown
Letter: Pruett sentencing a glimpse into a larger problem
Letter: Thank Obama for Keystone XL veto
Veeder: ND musicians gather to celebrate what they do
Gwen Sebastian to debut new single
Kat Perkins coming back to Medora
Chamber choir to perform
Take the Yellow Brick Road to Oz this weekend
Hope: Let's just cheat!
Matilda "Tillie" Faulhaber
Preparing for Region 7 battle
‘The Acacia and Keana Show’: Dickinson’s Fossum, Kudrna take first, runner-up at state gymnastics
Golden Eagles rally for win over Blue Hawks
Gasol helps Grizzlies top Timberwolves
Improving a county seat: Unincorporated Manning, the small seat of Dunn County, not immune to oil boom growth
Gatekeepers of the refinery: Lab plays large role at Dakota Prairie Refining
Coming soon: Killdeer plans for massive investment this year
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
High Plains Cultural Center serves community that built it
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 storm has the power to rearrange the landscape. "Being an erosion-based park, this park is consistently remaking itself," Park Manager...
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 in an educational exercise experience. Beginning Saturday at noon Dickinson-time, or 1 p.m. CST, District Interpreter Eric Haugland will lead...
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 a lot of cases, park visitation tends to go up when the economy is bad," said Eileen Andes, chief of interpretation and public affairs...
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
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
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
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
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
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
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. Many people from the Dickinson area signed the beam before it was placed. The multi-use sport facility is expected to be finished in...
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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