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Vacancies up, room rates down for Oil Patch hotels
N.D. delegates enter Dem convention spilt between Clinton, Sanders
Press Pass: Dickinson rental prices and occupancy in free fall, Clinton tabs Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate, Stark County Commission approves courthouse renovation contract, DirecTV viewers in western N.D. still without ABC affiliate KMBY
German-Iranian gunman kills at least nine in Munich shopping mall
Former KKK leader David Duke to run for U.S. Senate
crime and courts
nation and world
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
With largest-ever N.D. wind farm planned, regulator blames coal plant closing on wind power
Enbridge reaches $172M settlement for Kalamazoo spill
Halliburton sees ‘modest uptick’ in rig count this year
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Irsfeld: Where to turn for relief from joint pain, arthritis
Reducing children's exposure to violence starts with ‘stronger political will’
VCRs -- an ‘80s living room wonder -- to go out of production this month
Community Health Needs Assessment report available online
Gibson’s strong outing helps Twins edge Boston
Scoreboard of July 22, 2016
Stroh now fifth in saddle bronc riding after second go at NHSFR
James Hayden named new head coach of Dickinson High girls golf program
Cowboys RB Elliott denies accusations of domestic violence
Port: Our increasingly Orwellian society
McFeely: Sorry, Chancellor Hagerott, individuals matter
Letter: Election results upset the status quo
Letter: Some North Dakotans welcome EPA rule state officials are fighting
Other Views: Let governor’s residence construction proceed
good bad and ugly
Diane K. Berger
Anton "Tony" Kralicek
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
June 11, 2016
Report finds decrease in drone sightings nationwide, says education likely is a factor
GRAND FORKS -- A new look at federal data cataloguing 582 sightings of unmanned aircraft by aviation personnel and the public has revealed those sightings have decreased over time. The Academy of Model Aeronautic released an analysis this week that reports monthly sightings of unmanned...
June 11, 2016 - 4:41pm
August 3, 2015
State Department watered down human trafficking report
In the weeks leading up to a critical annual U.S. report on human trafficking that publicly shames the world’s worst offenders, human rights experts at the State Department concluded that trafficking conditions hadn’t improved in Malaysia and Cuba. And in China, they found, things...
News/Nation and World
August 3, 2015 - 5:50pm
July 25, 2015
North Dakota is Greece of the U.S. in new report
FARGO — Fargo doesn’t look much like Athens, but a recent report calls North Dakota the American version of Greece, the debt-addled Mediterranean nation. Out of all the U.S. states, North Dakota, according to a report from CNBC, is the worst leech on the federal government. From...
July 25, 2015 - 10:08pm
January 2, 2014
Police forward case on TV reporter to prosecutors
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Moorhead police have forwarded the case of a Valley News Live reporter, who entered three area elementary schools without permission last month, to county prosecutors to decide whether to file a criminal charge. On Dec. 11, reporter Mellaney Moore wore a hidden...
January 2, 2014 - 7:29pm
December 17, 2013
ND earns low ranking in ability to protect against infectious threats
North Dakota has some work to do in the area of infectious disease control and prevention, according to a national report made public Tuesday. Findings...
December 17, 2013 - 11:16pm
November 7, 2013
Report calls for protection of water from oil development
WILLISTON — Greater monitoring and enforcement are needed to protect water from harmful effects of oil and gas development in North Dakota and other western states, a coalition of resource councils said in a report released Thursday. The report “Watered Down” by the Western...
November 7, 2013 - 8:37pm
October 17, 2013
Chase, arrest in West Fargo prompted by fake report by ex
WEST FARGO -- A high-speed police chase this week that ended in the arrest of a man who ran from police wearing only his underwear was prompted by a fake call to police from someone who may have been seeking revenge. Tyler Bruun, 26, of rural West Fargo, pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor...
October 17, 2013 - 12:00am
June 6, 2013
Dakota Recreation Report
Tournaments - June 8 and 9: Lake Sakakawea; Indian Hills Resort, Lake Sakakawea; Parshall Bay. - June 8: Lake Sakakawea; Wolf Creek. - June 15: Lake Sakakawea; McKenzie Bay. Fishing - North Dakota Game and Fish Department District game wardens: No reports from small southwestern...
June 6, 2013 - 12:00am
May 18, 2013
Less abuse, but not all follow church audit
GRAND FORKS -- An annual report, sponsored by the U.S.
May 18, 2013 - 12:00am
April 26, 2013
Fracking away the water: Report warns of dwindling supply due to oil industry
A scathing report issued Thursday by the Western Organization of Resource Councils says water used in the process of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is reaching a crisis point in Western states. The regional network of organizations' 37-page report, titled "Gone for Good," warns...
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
January 19, 2013
At Spirit Lake, disputed progress
FORT TOTTEN -- In the nearly four months since the federal Bureau of Indian Affairs took over child protection services on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation, tribal and BIA officials say they're working well together, the system has been made more professional and accountable and...
January 19, 2013 - 12:00am
July 26, 2012
Regent water safe despite notice
Regent residents can continue to safely use their drinking water, even though a public notice has been issued indicating the city had three violations in the annual Drinking Water Compliance Report for 2011.
July 26, 2012 - 12:00am
Stark County Sheriff goes on the defense: Judge to report to governor
It's up to the governor now. The second half of a two-day administrative hearing to decide whether Stark County Sheriff Clarence Tuhy will...
July 26, 2012 - 12:00am
March 8, 2012
Dakota Recreation Report
Outdoor Notes: - Saturday: Spring crow season opens. - Sunday: Bobcat, mink and weasel seasons close. - March 15: Darkhouse spearfishing season closes. - March 15: Permanent icehouses must be off state lakes but can be used if removed daily. - April 1: New fishing licenses...
March 8, 2012 - 12:00am
February 17, 2012
Death of a father: Boiler procedures contributed to death
KEENE -- An oil field fatality involving a furnace explosion near here may have been prevented if proper procedures had been followed, the state's chief boiler inspector said this week. Inspector Robert Reetz said it will be impossible to determine exactly what happened in the Jan....
February 17, 2012 - 12:00am