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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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Royals pitcher Ventura killed in car crash
Always in Season: Owl season approaches
Midgets boys hockey hold on to win over Braves
Trinity girls basketball beats Buccaneers, snaps losing streak
DSU wrestling takes sixth at Missouri Valley Invitational
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
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Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
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Fielding Questions: Ice cream bucket propagation for African violets
Thomas F. Murtha
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
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Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
November 12, 2016
Bowman Second Chance Thoroughbred Adoption gives second chance to thoroughbreds
RHAME—Richard Bowman shares his home with 150 red angus cattle and 87 thoroughbred race horses. When he steps out of his house and walks...
November 12, 2016 - 8:12pm
September 9, 2016
Witness reveals gruesome details of Bowman County man's death
BOWMAN—Court documents have revealed the gruesome details of Nicholas Johnson's death and the alleged kidnapping of a witness to his murder....
News/crime and courts
September 9, 2016 - 6:53pm
June 19, 2016
Western North Dakota in the midst of a wind boom
While the oil boom in North Dakota may be over, the recent wind boom could be here to stay. In the past decade, there have been more than 400...
June 19, 2016 - 12:55am
Apex Clean Energy proposes two wind farms, Bowman and Williams counties approached by Virginia energy firm
BOWMAN -- Wind turbines have been a topic of conversation in western North Dakota for the past couple of years. Now, Bowman and Williams counties may join the conversation after Apex Clean Energy, headquartered in Charlottesville, Va., approached both counties with wind farm proposals....
February 19, 2016 - 8:18pm
June 25, 2015
Rhame rancher testifies at Senate hearing on COOL
WASHINGTON -- Rhame rancher Leo McDonnell, executive officer and director emeritus for the U.S. Cattlemen's Association, was among six people who testified about Country of Origin Labeling on Thursday during a Senate Agriculture Committee hearing. The hearing, titled “Country...
June 25, 2015 - 6:56pm
June 16, 2015
Punching tickets to nationals: Bohlman, Peterson win state team roping title at high school finals
BOWMAN — The team roping duo of Richardton’s Layton Bohlman and Minot’s Seth Peterson began the North Dakota High School Rodeo Finals in...
June 16, 2015 - 12:32am
May 13, 2015
Rhame man injured after hitting deer
BOWMAN — A Rhame man was injured Monday after hitting two deer near Bowman. Jeremiah Erickson, 32, was driving a Ford F-150 east on Highway 12 when he struck the deer at about 12:45 a.m. near Mile Marker 12, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The vehicle then entered...
May 13, 2015 - 10:03pm
March 25, 2015
Rhame man charged for allegedly assaulting girlfriend
An earlier version of this story misstated what a judge authorized Bowman County deputies to do upon defendant Tristian Larkin's release from jail. They were authorized to assist Larkin in removing weapons from his home. A Rhame man faces a litany of charges after allegedly kidnapping...
News/crime and courts
March 25, 2015 - 2:40pm
February 9, 2015
Teens build their herds: Area teens tap into loan program to buy bred heifers
Spring calving is always important to Abbi Steeke and Hunter Duckwitz. It’s an even bigger deal this year. The two southwest...
February 9, 2015 - 11:32pm
November 10, 2014
More snow, 20-below wind chills in the forecast
Southwest North Dakotans saw anywhere from 3 to 7 inches of snow from Sunday into Monday morning. The white stuff will be sticking around...
November 10, 2014 - 5:15pm
August 30, 2014
Fort Dilts: Guns, arrows and poison? Historians mark 150th anniversary of ND battle
RHAME — It’s not known whose idea it was to poison a group of Sioux warriors by using strychnine-laced food a wagon train purposely left...
August 30, 2014 - 6:52pm
August 7, 2014
August rains could be good for late crops: Rainfall may cause some to lay down
Early August rainfall could be a blessing for crops that were planted later than usual, area farmers and agronomists said this week. The first week of August in southwest North Dakota — typically hot and dry — was defined by heavy rains, daily showers, early-morning fog and below-normal...
August 7, 2014 - 11:40pm
July 29, 2014
Water service in Bowman County disrupted
Water service in rural areas north and south of Rhame and west of Bowman were disrupted for about 5 hours Tuesday because of contractor work...
July 29, 2014 - 6:12pm
March 17, 2014
Fluid release contained in Bowman County
RHAME – A stuck valve caused the release of 340 barrels of oil and 220 barrels of saltwater at a Bowman County central tank battery. All fluids were contained at the site and recovered. Continental Resources reported the leak happened Friday about 17 miles southwest of Rhame,...
March 17, 2014 - 4:21pm
January 14, 2014
Rhame 1 step closer to Southwest Water
Rhame’s city auditor still fully expects her community to receive Southwest Pipeline Project water service, but an agreement won’t be official until next month at the earliest. The topic of a contract between Southwest Water Authority contractor Bartlett & West and Rhame...
January 14, 2014 - 10:36pm