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Third contender announces bid for Bismarck mayor
Diesel fuel, canola oil spill into river valley along I-29 after semi crash
ND arsonist begged to go back to prison to get mental health treatment
$100,000 Powerball prize won in Dickinson
ND man pleads guilty to July gas station shooting
crime and courts
nation and world
Annual cattle showcase “amazing” for small producers
Ford goes 'all in' on electric cars with $11 billion investment
The closing of 63 Sam's Club stores has big implications for small business
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
As issues arise, Hoeven studies co-op tax benefit impact
place a business brief
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
Industry 'disappointed' by rejection of federal coal proposal
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
There were over 12,000 poison control calls for people eating laundry pods last year
Instant Pot users provide tips and recipes for latest kitchen gadget
Sicilian Swordfish and Rapini a healthy, fresh and flavorful meal
He tried to hold in a sneeze and ended up in the hospital on a feeding tube
Midgets fall to Bismarck St. Mary’s
Dickinson climbs over Jamestown
Buccaneers grind out victory: Beach remain undefeated in Region 7 play after overtime win
Bismarck blasts Dickinson girls hockey
Badlands Big Sticks to hold host family Q&A session
Commentary: Former NDGOP chairman Gary Emineth considering U.S. Senate run
Commentary: Environmentalists move the goal posts on North Dakota refinery
Swipe left on judgment in 2018
Commentary: Governor Burgum shouldn't be selling sponsorships for official duties
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Twyla J. Weinschrott
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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June 22, 2012
Dickinson preparing for growth; Officials: City has learned from its mistakes
After experiencing minimal growth and even decline following the last oil boom, Dickinson is once again preparing to expand and has learned from...
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am
April 6, 2012
Williston ranked as fastest-growing micro area
WILLISTON -- Williston is the fastest-growing micro area in the country, and Dickinson and Minot also made the top 10, according to estimates released Thursday by the Census Bureau. The population of the Williston micro area -- which is Williams County -- grew 8.8 percent from April...
April 6, 2012 - 12:00am
March 28, 2012
South Dakota elk numbers falling
March 28, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2012
Elk population control ahead of schedule
Theodore Roosevelt National Park officials said Thursday they are ahead of schedule in reducing their elk population, which was 138 in January. Nearly 400 volunteer shooters combed through the park South Unit throughout the past two years, Park Superintendent Valerie Naylor said,...
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am
February 9, 2012
Moving on up: Williston, Dickinson job service centers get busier than ever as ND population increases
WILLISTON -- Cindy Sanford's workplace is so popular that people from across the country wait outside for the doors to open in the morning. Customers want what she and her staff have: access to jobs. Lots of them. Nearly 100 people were at Job Service North Dakota's Williston...
February 9, 2012 - 12:00am
January 20, 2012
Population, traffic growth concerns for Dickinson comprehensive plan
Strategies are starting to come to the surface for a comprehensive plan that could help Dickinson officials guide the city into the future. "There...
January 20, 2012 - 12:00am
January 5, 2012
Belfield zoning board mindful of the future
As city officials continue to discuss the implementation of new zoning codes for Belfield, council members maintain that consideration for the well-being of future generations is key. Planning and zoning committee member Peggy O'Brien was present during the City Council meeting Tuesday...
January 5, 2012 - 12:00am
ND food stamp usage down
BISMARCK (AP) -- The number of North Dakotans using food stamps to buy groceries dropped 2 percent in the last month of fiscal 2011, while the state's population swelled to an all-time high spurred by a hardy economy. Federal Agriculture Department figures show 60,011 people received...
January 5, 2012 - 12:00am
December 22, 2011
Boom breaks ND population record
FARGO -- North Dakota's population hit an all-time high this year, exceeding a mark set in 1930. As of July 2011, the U.S. Census Bureau estimated 683,932 people call North Dakota home. Not only is the estimate released Wednesday by the Census Bureau a record -- surpassing 1930's...
December 22, 2011 - 12:00am
July 10, 2011
City officials estimate Dickinson's population to be 25,000 by 2015
For 2015, Dickinson officials are projecting a population increase of nearly 50 percent compared to the most recent figures released from the U.S. Census Bureau. According to the 2010 census report, Dickinson had a population of 17,787, but that number has continually been on the...
July 10, 2011 - 12:00am
March 17, 2011
Southwest North Dakota counties population change
County 2000 2010 Change Growth/Decline Adams 2593 2343 -250 -10% Billings 888 783 -105 -12% Bowman 3242 3151 -91 -3% Dunn 3600 3536 -64 -2% Golden Valley 1924 1680 -244 -13% Hettinger 2715 2477 -238 -9% Slope 767 727 -40 -5% Stark 22636 24199 1563 7% Total 38365 ...
March 17, 2011 - 12:00am
Top 10 North Dakota Cities
City 2000 2010 Change Growth/Decline Fargo 90599 105549 14950 17% Bismarck 55532 61272 5740 10% Grand Forks 49321 52838 3517 7% Minot 36567 40888 4321 12% West Fargo 14940 25830 10890 73% Mandan 16718 18331 1613 10% Dickinson 16010 17787 1777 11% Jamestown 15527 15427 -100 -1% Williston...
March 17, 2011 - 12:00am
December 22, 2010
North Dakota's population grows 4.7 percent
BISMARCK (AP) -- Buoyed by western North Dakota's recent oil boom, the state's population rose 4.7 percent during the last decade, outpacing state officials' most optimistic expectations and falling just short of its peak from 80 years ago. "It's fantastic," Gov. Jack Dalrymple said. The...
December 22, 2010 - 12:00am
November 19, 2010
Williston population increases by 22 to 34 percent
WILLISTON (AP) -- Preliminary data from a housing study indicates that Williston's population has grown by nearly 22 percent over the past decade, and the increase might be much higher. The city is in western North Dakota's booming oil patch, and adequate, affordable housing has...
November 19, 2010 - 12:00am
State, county population increased in 2008
The population in Stark County, along with 18 other counties in North Dakota increased in 2008, according to estimates released Thursday. Rod Backman, a member of the North Dakota Census Committee said Stark County's population is estimated to have grown by 147 between July of 2007...
March 19, 2009 - 11:18pm