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‘Big shoes to fill’: Dickinson Research Extension Center welcomes new agronomist Buetow
City declines to act on panhandling
Former drug informant charged with meth possession heading to trial
DREC to host annual summer field day
crime and courts
nation and world
Authorities weigh in on lifting of federal oil export ban
ND water officials see results from crackdown on illegal water sales
Company wants to operate 75 wind turbines just north of Tioga in Oil Patch
Citizens discuss wind ordinances
Hearing scheduled for crude oil pipeline
Hebron All-Class reuion
Today marks historical events and Ringo's birthday
Patrick Hope: You can go home again
Walking the path of light: Relay for Life gets underway Friday
Relay for Life team has fun while helping the community
Dickinson native watches Vandeweghe reach quarters
Roughriders rally, split with Fargo Post 400
Smith makes impact in Saskatchewan
Twins collect at least one All-Star honor
Wenzel: If only athletes scored points for character
Zaleski: Good trend, or is nation losing its way?
Ignorance poisons debate
The power of Human Imagination
Other Views: Supremes could learn from ND’s court
Minot man dies in 1-vehicle accident near Ray
An one-vehicle accident northwest of Ray claimed the life of a 24-year-old Minot man, the North Dakota Highway Patrol reported. Vladen Jovanovic was killed after the 1999 Chevrolet pickup in which he was a passenger overturned on Williams County Road No. 42 on Friday evening. Dusan...
Bakken / news / north dakota
October 7, 2013 - 5:53pm
May 5, 2013
N.D. sees more out-of-state road crews: Oil Patch will have record road construction season
RAY - Some say roads in the Oil Patch have potholes so big they could swallow your car. This could be true on U.S. Highway 2 in Ray, but a crew...
Bakken / Energy / news / north dakota / oil
May 5, 2013 - 8:25pm
October 6, 2012
Alaska company brings workers to Dickinson; Cruz Energy employees enjoy the people, have housing issues
North Dakota State University graduate John Carlson didn't know what to expect when he returned to the Peace Garden State over the summer after...
news / oil
October 6, 2012 - 12:00am
September 30, 2012
Not wasting wastewater: Innovative solution to sewage problem allows cities to grow
RAY -- Developer Tom Serie could fill two 12-plex apartment buildings here tomorrow. But a major hurdle is keeping Serie from putting a shovel in the ground: The city doesn't have enough sewer capacity. "I've got subcontractors ready to go to work," said Serie, developer with Guardian...
news / oil
September 30, 2012 - 12:00am
July 27, 2012
5 western ND communities, including Killdeer, awarded day care grants
BISMARCK -- State officials awarded $625,000 in grants Thursday to help five western North Dakota communities address their child care shortage. The Board of University and School Lands approved $125,000 each for Killdeer, Watford City, Williston, Ray and Crosby to increase child...
news / oil
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Oil companies say 'thank you' with cookfest
RAY -- The oil industry threw a thank you party Tuesday for communities in the heart of oil development. Thirteen teams with the Bakken Rocks...
news / oil
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2012
Dickinson taxable sales grow 52 percent; Williston leads statewide growth that increased to more than $19B
BISMARCK -- The story of North Dakota's envious economy just keeps getting bigger with all of the state's largest cities contributing to eye-popping...
news / oil
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
December 23, 2011
Recycling company gives 'Peak' performance in Killdeer
A Johnstown, Colo., company has found a way to recycle sludge produced from drilling oil, which they said could change the industry's black sludge...
Energy / local / news / oil
December 23, 2011 - 12:00am
August 27, 2009
Dakota Recreation Report
Tournaments - Saturday: Lake Oahe, Hazelton. - Sept. 11-12: Lake Sakakawea, Fort Stevenson State Park. - Sept. 12: Lake Sakakawea, Dakota Waters Resort; Lake Sakakawea, White Earth Bay; Missouri River, Graner Bottom; Nelson Lake. Fishing - Lake Sakakawea elevation Wednesday:...
August 27, 2009 - 12:00am
August 4, 2009
Letter: Workers' comp system needs repairs
I read Bryan Klipfel's letter praising the diligent, proper and timely work being done at Workforce Safety and Insurance. Mr.
letters / opinion
August 4, 2009 - 12:00am
Letter: Workers' compensation just not working
On June 21, 2006 I was working in the oil patch when I injured my right wrist and hand as well as my neck and upper back. Since then, I've developed Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, an incurable condition that causes constant, excruciating pain. Workforce Safety and Insurance pretended...
June 4, 2009 - 12:00am
May 21, 2009
School closed because of threat
Ray High School canceled classes Thursday following a threat of a school shooting. Superintendent Daniel Anderson said the school was locked down after school officials received information of the threat Wednesday afternoon. School was called off and its 175 students were asked to...
May 21, 2009 - 10:26pm
March 5, 2009
Dickinson may lose taxi service
There are a number of reasons Dakota Cab plans to close, and the owner said an attack on a driver is among them. Ray Sand, owner of Dakota Cab, said he plans to close March 31. "There are other things in play that have brought us to this decision, this was just kind of the icing...
March 5, 2009 - 12:00am