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Oil industry workers split between Trump and Clinton
Piepkorn renewing his attacks on refugee settlement earning rebuke from Strand
Police Blotter: Minnesota man arrested for simple assault
Decker sentenced to prison time in continuous sexual abuse of a child case
DSU chemistry lab professor recovers after explosion, college examines emergency protocol
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
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
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
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Martin R. Harnisch
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
September 7, 2016
McKenzie County gravel roads restricted
WATFORD CITY -- McKenzie County has restricted all county and Watford city gravel roads to 12,000 pounds gross vehicle weight until further notice due to consistent rainfall.
September 7, 2016 - 11:02am
September 5, 2016
McKenzie County gravel roads under weight restriction
WATFORD CITY -- McKenzie County gravel roads will have a 12,000-pound weight restriction through 8 a.m. Tuesday due to rainfall.The county will re-evaluate the roads at that time.
September 5, 2016 - 2:45pm
July 25, 2016
Highway 85 four-lane proposal draws mixed responses
BELFIELD—Residents affected by the proposed four-lane expansion of a 62-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 85 between Belfield and Watford City...
July 25, 2016 - 9:11pm
June 28, 2016
Dickinson area will be host to major construction throughout summer
Summertime in North Dakota kicks off another major season—construction. Larry Gangl, North Dakota Department of Transportation Dickinson...
June 28, 2016 - 10:04pm
June 2, 2016
State Avenue bridge to open to motorists by late summer
The Dickinson State Avenue railroad overpass bridge is on track for a mid-October completion date, though motorists will have access by the end...
June 2, 2016 - 5:57pm
April 28, 2016
Gravel roads workshop draws county employees near and far
Road workers from entities across southwest North Dakota gathered Thursday at the Stark County Shop in Dickinson for an informational workshop...
April 28, 2016 - 8:12pm
April 5, 2016
Get ready to drive faster on Williams County roads
WILLISTON — Traffic volume on Williams County roads, keeping pace with the energy industry, has slowed in recent months, and officials took steps Tuesday to allow remaining cars and trucks to speed up in the northwest North Dakota Oil Patch. County commissioners unanimously greenlighted...
April 5, 2016 - 10:01pm
Williams County commissioners support upping county speed limits by 10 mph
WILLISTON -- Traffic volume on Williams County roads, keeping pace with the energy industry, has slowed in recent months, and officials took steps Tuesday to allow remaining cars and trucks to speed up in the northwest North Dakota Oil Patch. County commissioners unanimously greenlighted...
April 5, 2016 - 5:50pm
March 21, 2016
Dickinson Fire Department records an increase in response capability
While the Dickinson Fire Department’s response times improved over 2015 compared to the year prior, they still fall below the recommendations...
March 21, 2016 - 10:13pm
Travel alert issued for I-94 from Montana border to Hebron
The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol have issued a travel alert along Interstate 94 in southwest North Dakota from the Montana border to Hebron because of icy roads causing difficult travel. Areas included in the travel alert are the cities...
January 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
December 11, 2015
48-hour street parking ordinance goes into effect
In light of the recent snowfall, the Dickinson Police Department is reminding the public that it will enforce a city ordinance limiting vehicle, camper and trailer parking on public streets to 48 hours without movement throughout the rest of the winter. The ordinance aids the city...
December 11, 2015 - 12:51pm
December 7, 2015
Freezing rain in the forecast for southwest N.D.
Light freezing rain is possible late Monday night into Tuesday morning across much of western and south central North Dakota, the National Weather Service said Monday. A thin glaze of ice and slippery conditions on roads and sidewalks is possible, according to a weather report. However,...
December 7, 2015 - 5:32pm
December 2, 2015
Truck permit system to switch from paper to online
Truck permits used in a multitude of western North Dakota counties will move from self-issue paper slips to electronic beginning next year, according to a statement from the North Dakota Association of Oil and Gas Producing Counties. The shift was voted on by the association at...
December 2, 2015 - 3:25pm
November 21, 2015
Brock: Winter is here, time to take precautions
I was raised in Arizona but have lived in the north for the last 40 years. Whether you lived in North Dakota for one year or 40, that first...
November 21, 2015 - 9:19pm
Zap fixes up roads in hopes of cashing in on Bakken growth
ZAP, N.D. -- In a time when infrastructure needs are widespread in North Dakota and funding is limited, some small towns are making tough decisions to invest in their future. The town of Zap has about 250 residents, and, when it came time to repave the roads or risk disappearing...
November 21, 2015 - 3:30pm