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Dickinson CNA wins state Caregiver Award for going the extra mile
Fentanyl suspected in West Fargo 19-year-old's death, drug so powerful it was cleaned up with hazmat suits
Fergie to appear at ND State Fair grandstand
Livestock advocates worry about appeals court ruling on feedlot operators
#JrsRaisingAwareness for autism
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
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Heart River golf cruises at Bowman Invite
Sickler, Kuntz pace Titans at Charlie Denton Relays
Wall's 42 points help Wizards finish off Hawks
DHS golf in 15th place after East-West Classic first day
Jordheim, Herauf lead Midgets at Charlie Denton Relays
ERICKSON: Don't just do something
HARROP: Can we think our way past robots?
Port: Things got a little weird at the end of North Dakota’s 2017 session
Port: Former Congressman Rick Berg not ruling out 2018 campaign
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
Mary Margaret Wolf
Theodore M. Hecker
Mary Margaret Wolf
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
October 15, 2016
ND rail safety takes another step forward
WILLISTON --- The state of North Dakota has added another step to help ensure the safety of crude transport by rail with the addition of two...
October 15, 2016 - 3:57pm
May 18, 2015
BNSF trains slow down: Railway announces plans to improve safety measures for oil shipments
BISMARCK -- One of the top rail companies in the U.S. has announced steps to improve rail safety in North Dakota. BNSF Railway Executive Chairman...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
May 6, 2015
Photo gallery: Train derails, tanker cars burn near ND town
HEIMDAL, N.D.—A tanker train carrying crude oil derailed near Heimdal, N.D., Wednesday morning, causing the evacuation of the town and surrounding...
May 6, 2015 - 8:07pm
Derailment focuses attention on lack of Minnesota rail deal
ST. PAUL - A North Dakota oil train derailment reinforces the fact that Minnesota legislators have a week and a half left in their 2015 session...
News/Nation and World
May 6, 2015 - 7:20pm
May 4, 2015
ND Legislature spends on inspectors, training to address rail safety
Lawmakers and regulators have mixed feelings after Casselton about how legislators have addressed rail safety over the past four months.
May 4, 2015 - 10:50pm
ICYMI: Sandwiches, Sanders, safety
Miss something last week? Catch up on the biggest headlines here.
News/Nation and World
May 4, 2015 - 2:00am
May 1, 2015
New oil train speed limits unlikely to stop explosive crashes, critics say
NEW YORK - New U.S. and Canadian speed limits for oil trains will do little to temper the likelihood and severity of explosive accidents that...
May 1, 2015 - 6:37pm
North American rail industry angered by new brake rule
U.S. regulators took on the powerful rail industry Friday, announcing plans to require expensive, high-tech braking technology the railways insist is unproven and unreliable. Regulators say the new electronically controlled pneumatic (ECP) brakes could reduce the severity of crashes,...
May 1, 2015 - 6:29pm
What they had to say
Stakeholders in the Bakken oil boom react to new, tougher oil train safety regulations announced by the U.S. and Canada Friday.
May 1, 2015 - 4:47pm
April 28, 2015
NTSB: Axle test might have averted North Dakota oil train crash
NEW YORK - A more stringent inspection of old tank car axles might have prevented an explosive BNSF train collision in Casselton, N.D., in December...
April 28, 2015 - 5:37pm
April 27, 2015
Lawmakers approve rail safety pilot program
Updated Monday, 6:30 p.m. BISMARCK – North Dakota lawmakers agreed Monday to spend more than $500,000 on a rail safety pilot program proposed...
April 27, 2015 - 7:26pm
April 24, 2015
Committee reaches consensus on state-run rail safety program
BISMARCK – A committee of House and Senate lawmakers agreed Friday to insert money back into a new state-run railroad safety program that was...
April 24, 2015 - 6:09pm
April 22, 2015
Committee nears agreement on state-run rail safety program
BISMARCK – A committee of House and Senate lawmakers is close to reaching consensus on partially restoring a proposed state-run rail safety...
April 22, 2015 - 7:52pm
April 14, 2015
ND House approves cutting rail safety program from PSC budget
BISMARCK – House Republicans thwarted an attempt by Democrats on Tuesday to restore funding for a proposed state-run rail safety program that...
April 14, 2015 - 8:16pm
April 8, 2015
Democrats decry cutting of rail safety program from PSC budget
BISMARCK – Democrats slammed House Republican budget writers Wednesday for stripping a proposed state-run rail safety program from the Public...
April 8, 2015 - 5:03pm