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Update: No bomb material found after sweep of Dickinson residence
Education groups oppose concealed weapons in schools, support state funding for SROs
North Dakota loses 800 jobs in December: Employment grew 5.4 percent over the year
Dickinson hits 61 degrees, sets temperature record
North Dakota civics test bill on its way to governor’s desk
Inspectors missing from pipeline puzzle
Hess will cut spending but keep drilling in Bakken
US oil well shut-ins start as crude rout batters small producers
Fish netted at Yellowstone River to be examined for petroleum chemicals
Senate blocks Keystone XL pipeline
Other Views: Taxing, clashing values
Monke: Spills in the state and a ‘State’ of laughter
Veeder: Spotting a childhood love in Nashville
Omdahl: Red alert! The Legislature is meeting
Our View: DSU improving mental health services good, spills ugly
Faulx: Where to watch some of this year’s Oscar nominees
Monke: Movies for guys to watch … for free
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’
Eric Church to play Grand Forks
A place set apart: St. Wenceslaus Church renovation nears completion, dedication set Jan. 17
Floyd D. Daley
Pamela Jean Williams
Kathleen D. "Kathy" Eisenzimmer
Ila M. Hawk
New paint jobs for Sherwin-Williams: ‘The better finish’ store moves to north Dickinson
Patrick Hope: A Link to the Past: The Hub
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Who’s driving the Mystery Machine?
Hull: Shine your light!
Going with a gut decision: Dickinson’s Twist commits to University of Mary
Seahawks' Lynch: 'I'm here so I won't get fined'
Passionate Patriots owner Kraft speaks about 'Deflategate'
Seahawks' setup favored by Carroll
DSU’s Klein honored as NSAA player of the week
June 2, 2014
Building health in Richardton: Richardton breaks ground for new nursing home, health center
RICHARDTON — Darla Kuhn, a dietary supervisor at Richardton Health Center, said her nursing residents and fellow employees form “one big family,” unlike any other in her life. But, she said, the health center’s facilities are in dire need of an overhaul, something that residents...
news / local
June 2, 2014 - 10:42pm
May 16, 2014
Up against deadline: Farmers work hard to meet planting insurance dates
Fieldwork has been delayed even further as cool, wet weather has persisted statewide, but farmers are working hard to meet crop planting insurance deadlines. Producers are taking advantage of every dry day they can get, spending long days in the field this week. Lucas Hoff of Richardton...
news / agriculture
May 16, 2014 - 12:00am
May 12, 2014
PSC holds wind plant hearing
HEBRON -- No one testified in opposition to a proposed wind farm for Stark and Morton counties at a public hearing Monday at the Hebron Community Center. About 15 to 20 individuals attended the meeting, which started with a presentation by developer Infinity Wind Power, and two...
Energy / wind
May 12, 2014 - 6:39pm
May 5, 2014
Cronen’s adventures in real estate: Realtor new to area has plans for hotels, developments
Catherine Renee Cronen says she learned something crucial from her childhood of riding and showing horses, and from having parents who won trainer and owner-of-the-year awards in Minnesota — and who still, in their late 70s, take their thoroughbreds to Canterbury Park race track...
May 5, 2014 - 10:35pm
Southwest Water Authority requests $93M
The Southwest Water Authority has formally requested $93 million to build more pipelines, increase water treatment capacity in Dickinson and create reservoirs. In late April, Southwest Water Authority CEO Mary Massad asked for money from the North Dakota State Water Commission...
news / local
May 5, 2014 - 6:36pm
May 2, 2014
Date set for Infinity Wind public hearing
The North Dakota Public Service Commission will host a public hearing later this month for a proposed wind energy project on the border of Stark and Morton counties. The hearing will be held May 12 at 10 a.m. CDT at the Hebron Community Center. Infinity Wind Power will present the...
Energy / wind
May 2, 2014 - 11:48pm
April 28, 2014
Southwest ND hit by late April snowstorm; some areas receive up to 7 inches
A late April snowstorm swirled into southwest North Dakota on Monday morning, leaving two to six inches in Stark County and annoying commuters. The snow caused no major trouble for local law enforcement. A few minor accidents occurred on Interstate 94 and some vehicles slid off...
news / local
April 28, 2014 - 5:55pm
April 26, 2014
A man and a masterpiece: Assumption Abbey’s Kouba creates art as self-taught painter
RICHARDTON — Brother Llewellyn Kouba calls his studio a “jungle.” “It’s my space,” he says. The tropical studio is full of signs of Kouba’s many hobbies: an exotic flower collection, materials for pottery, painting props. The bird in a hanging cage and fish tank only...
news / local
April 26, 2014 - 11:14pm
April 5, 2014
12-year-old accepts award for saving fellow student’s life: North Dakota Peace Officers honor Taylor-Richardton Elementary sixth grader
TAYLOR — Eden Bartz favorite superhero is Batman, who saves the day by beating up bad guys and leaves them for the police. But in February the 12-year-old saved the day by performing the Heimlich maneuver on a younger schoolmate, becoming a hero in her own right. She was presented...
news / local
April 5, 2014 - 1:46am
March 31, 2014
Supporting farmers, making fuel: After early skepticism, Red Trail Energy ethanol plant in Richardton is going strong
RICHARDTON — Instead of extracting oil from the ground, one energy business in western North Dakota is using corn grown atop it to produce fuel. The Red Trail Energy plant in Richardton opened in 2007. It didn’t make complete sense then — it was an ethanol plant in an area...
March 31, 2014 - 9:56pm
March 28, 2014
Ringing out the day on Wall Street: Grand Forks businessman part of closing bell event at stock exchange
GRAND FORKS — A Grand Forks businessman helped bring the stock trading day in New York to a ceremonial close Wednesday. Phil Gisi, president and CEO of Edgewood Group based in Grand Forks, was at the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday to help ring the closing bell. Gisi was there...
news / local
March 28, 2014 - 11:31pm
February 24, 2014
Better know your leaders: Russ Hoff
Name: Russ Hoff Hometown: Taylor Position in the county: Stark County Commissioner For how long? Seven years When did you move to Stark County? I have always lived in Stark County. I grew up on a farm south of Taylor and 23 years ago we moved to a farm southeast of Dickinson,...
February 24, 2014 - 1:34pm
Eastbound I-94 at Richardton open after morning accident
The eastbound lane of Interstate 94 was shut down at Richardton for more than five hours Monday morning after the driver of a semi truck collided with the right-side guard rail and cement support structure beneath an overpass about four miles east of Richardton. The interstate reopened...
news / north dakota
February 24, 2014 - 9:38am
Richardton's hometown store: Springfield Market nears 1-year anniversary
RICHARDTON -- In an unassuming small building off Interstate 94 in Richardton, the Springfield Market is an unexpected cornucopia of fresh and unique foods for southwest North Dakotans. The store has been open nearly a year and has grown at a manageable pace, with little surprises...
February 24, 2014 - 12:11am
February 23, 2014
Treasury of theological knowledge: Assumption Abbey library’s collection at more than 80,000, including rare books
RICHARDTON — Assumption Abbey librarian Brother Michael Taffe reaches for a random book among the rare books stored in the Abbey’s library office. The book is the writings of St. Ephrem, published in both Latin and Greek during the year 1682. He reaches for a second and third...
February 23, 2014 - 12:00am