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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
July 28, 2016
Public Input Meeting to be held Tuesday to discuss proposed improvements to N.D. Highway 8 near Richardton
The North Dakota Department of Transportation is holding a public input meeting from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at the Richardton City Hall to discuss proposed improvements to state Highway 8 near Richardton....
July 28, 2016 - 11:59pm
July 21, 2016
Economic slowdown means road project savings but also less gas tax revenue for N.D.
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Department of Transportation has saved about $80 million through lower bids for road projects this year, but the...
July 21, 2016 - 3:11pm
June 16, 2016
Part of State Ave. to close for bridge construction activities from 8 p.m. Friday to 6 p.m. Saturday
A segment of Dickinson’s State Avenue from West Villard Street to nearly 2nd Street Southwest will be closed to the public from 8 p.m. on June 17 to 6 p.m. on June 18 for construction on the overpass bridge project. A release from Ames Construction Inc., the company tasked with...
June 16, 2016 - 9:01pm
June 2, 2016
Part of State Avenue to close for bridge construction activities from June 9-11 and on June 18
A segment of Dickinson’s State Avenue from West Villard Street to nearly 2nd Street Southwest will be closed to the public from June 9-11 and again on June 18 for construction on the overpass bridge project. A release from Ames Construction Inc., the company tasked with the bridge...
June 2, 2016 - 3:46pm
March 22, 2016
Construction begins on I-94 between Belfield and South Heart
Construction work began Tuesday on Interstate 94 between Belfield and South Heart. During construction, a detour will be in place at South Heart Exit 51 and traffic will be reduced to one lane with speeds reduced and flaggers present. Work will consist of bridge replacements, concrete...
March 22, 2016 - 2:52pm
May 27, 2015
Traffic detour east of Watford City delayed until next week
WATFORD CITY -- A traffic detour around the intersection of state Highways 23 and 73 east of Watford City that was set to begin Wednesday has been rescheduled for next week, the North Dakota Department of Transportation said in a statement. Construction crews will begin working...
May 27, 2015 - 6:00pm
June 20, 2014
23rd Street West to be closed for road work
Construction on 23rd Street West is expected to cause traffic delays in Dickinson, according to a release. Workers will begin construction on 23rd Street West on Monday, Dickinson Public Information Coordinator Lydia DeJesus wrote in the release. The road will be closed between 11th...
June 20, 2014 - 11:42pm
June 16, 2014
City of Dickinson updates construction projects
The city of Dickinson is updating residents on the status of some of the several construction projects ongoing this summer: The contractor working on Empire Road west of State Avenue has notified the city that the second of road will be closed through the remainder of the...
June 16, 2014 - 6:34pm
June 4, 2014
Empire Road to be partially closed
Empire Road in Dickinson will be closed from the I-94 business loop to 23rd Avenue West starting Wednesday. Travelers should use Fairway Street as a detour, according to a city press release. The city has not released when the section will reopen.
June 4, 2014 - 12:19am
April 18, 2014
Hwy. 1804 to close west of Trenton
TRENTON -- The North Dakota Department of Transportation will temporarily close Highway 1804 about 4 miles west of Trenton, according to a press release. The highway will close at noon Tuesday so BNSF Railway crews can install a new railroad crossing. The project is expected to...
April 18, 2014 - 11:01am
September 12, 2013
Road construction on Highway 85 near Bowman set to begin Monday
Road construction is set to begin Monday for a stretch of U.S. Highway 85 from the South Dakota state line to 1 mile north of Bowman, according to a recent release issued by the North Dakota Department of Transportation. The project, which is expected to be completed sometime in...
September 12, 2013 - 12:00am
May 8, 2013
Winter out, road construction in: Work on Villard Street expected to last until fall
An old joke says North Dakota has two seasons: winter and road construction. With winter's apparent retreat, road construction can get underway. Crews...
May 8, 2013 - 12:00am
February 5, 2013
Dalrymple signs road bill to law
BISMARCK -- Highway construction will begin earlier than normal in North Dakota after Gov. Jack Dalrymple signed a bill Monday to appropriate $720 million for statewide highway and road improvement projects. Sponsored by Sen. Ray Holmberg, R-Grand Forks, Senate Bill 2176 was "fast-tracked"...
February 5, 2013 - 12:00am
August 12, 2012
Numerous area road construction projects under way; Crews hope to get them completed before winter
As summer winds down, road construction projects around the Dickinson area are trying to wrap up. Construction on the eastbound lanes of Interstate 94 between Dickinson and Taylor that began in April is expected to be completed by late fall, said Rob Rayhorn, assistant Dickinson...
August 12, 2012 - 12:00am
July 10, 2011
Hwy 22 to open Friday, unpaved bypass complete
Highway 22 north of Killdeer is expected to be open this Friday after excess moisture and a landslide made the road a hazard in late May, one Department of Transportation official said. DOT Dickinson District Engineer Larry Gangl said a temporary bypass about 19 miles north of Killdeer...
July 10, 2011 - 12:00am