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Orlando nightclub gunman's wife arrested, faces several charges
Bill proposes delaying parts of new ND medical marijuana law
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Trump's pick for National Security Council to step down over plagiarism claims
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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
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'
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Rodgers almost speechless after Packers thrilling win to advance to NFC championship
Mavericks halt Timberwolves' three-game win streak
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
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Port: Legislative session has been embarrassing in the early going
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OUR VIEW: DSU nursing program too valuable to be eliminated
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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
October 4, 2011
50 years of memories
October 4, 2011 - 12:00am
August 5, 2011
Letter: More regulations needed for coal-fired furnaces
In regard to Father Terrence Kardong's letter published Saturday, I am wondering if the Assumption Abbey still uses a coal-fired heating system. If so, aren't they also contributing to the haze and pollution of this "coal country" that he referred to? At least North Dakota's coal-fired...
August 5, 2011 - 12:00am
July 31, 2011
Artists learn techniques for oil painting
The Assumption Abbey and the rolling hills to the north offered the perfect setting for an art workshop at Richardton. "I've never had a classroom...
July 31, 2011 - 12:00am
July 29, 2011
Assumption Abbey in Richardton to sell historic cattle
RICHARDTON -- As Brother Placid Gross walks the grounds surrounding the historic Assumption Abbey, he knows that one of the long-time traditions...
July 29, 2011 - 12:00am
July 18, 2011
Richardton firefighters respond to shop fire Saturday
A fire ignited in a shop north of Richardton Saturday morning, said Richardton Rural fireman Wayne Baer. "They figured it was a battery charger that shorted out," he said. "They had the fire itself pretty well put out when we got there." However, firefighters found an area in the...
July 18, 2011 - 9:42am
June 28, 2011
8 of 9 nurses resign at Richardton Health Center
Internal problems may have been the cause for eight of nine nurses to resign from the Richardton Health Center, officials said.
June 28, 2011 - 12:00am
June 25, 2011
Custer and Little Bighorn: 135 years ago and questions remain
Today marks the 135 anniversary of the Battle of the Little Big Horn near present day Garryowen, Mont. After all this time the death of Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer remains a mystery. "We do know he had a bullet wound to the head," said Fort Abraham Lincoln Foundation Interpretive...
June 25, 2011 - 12:00am
June 24, 2011
Today's the deadline to destroy fire-gutted Richardton buildings
RICHARDTON -- As residents chatted over a cup of coffee or a game of cards at a local cafe Thursday, the talk was that it is time to tear down...
June 24, 2011 - 12:00am
June 8, 2011
Tornado touches down near Richardton
A tornado touched down near Richardton at about 4:20 p.m. Tuesday, Stark County Emergency Manager Bill Fahlsing confirmed. No injuries were reported and the only report of damage was to a roof that was torn off of a barn, he said. Residents also reported golf-ball and quarter-size...
June 8, 2011 - 12:00am
January 5, 2011
Fire case closed
After investigation, the cause of a Richardton fire that destroyed two buildings is unknown and the case will be closed, an official said Tuesday. A fire began in the front of a building housing a former Hardware Hank store at about 11:30 a.m. on Dec. 22 and the flames spread west...
January 5, 2011 - 12:00am
December 24, 2010
BCI takes on fire investigation
The Stark County Sheriff's Department turned a Richardton fire investigation over to the Bureau of Criminal Investigation, an official said Thursday. Authorities say no one was injured in a fire that burned for about 11 hours and destroyed two vacant buildings Wednesday. There...
December 24, 2010 - 12:00am
December 23, 2010
Fire official: Buildings complete losses
There are no injuries and two buildings are complete losses after a fire took over downtown Richardton Wednesday. Wayne Baer of the Richardton Rural Fire Department confirmed this morning that there were no injuries and the buildings are destroyed. A building housing a former Hardware...
December 23, 2010 - 12:25pm
Fire destroys 2 downtown Richardton buildings
RICHARDTON -- As winds picked up and darkness enveloped the sleepy town, firefighters continued extinguishing a massive blaze engulfing two buildings...
December 23, 2010 - 12:00am
December 22, 2010
Update: Richardton blaze started at former hardware store
Firefighters and ambulance crews have been on-scene since this morning in downtown Richardton where the vacant Hardware Hank caught fire and...
December 22, 2010 - 4:23pm
December 18, 2010
An influx of flax in North Dakota
If June estimates stick, North Dakota farmers will have planted about 100,000 acres more of flax seed this year over 2009 and state Ag Commissioner...
December 18, 2010 - 12:00am