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Killed by a bite: Family laments after Fargo man dies from West Nile
Trump changes mind again, says he’ll deport all illegal immigrants
Invasive insects, noxious weed seeds found in rail containers from Asia at Canadian border
Eight arrested after protesters bind themselves to Dakota Access construction equipment
ND man sent to prison for exposing himself, sex with dog
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nation and world
Bakken pipeline protest in Iowa leads to arrests
Port: Dakota Access Protester Chains Himself to Machinery at Pipeline Construction Site
255 barrels of produced water spills in Billings County
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
How to stop credit card fraud while traveling
Veeder: At the ranch, circle of life can be tough to witness
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
With larger roster, Midgets finding early success in pool
Indians complete sweep of Twins; losing streak at 13
COLLEGE HOCKEY: NCHC says no to expansion
Dickerson no longer giving Peterson advice
Zimmer turns to Parcells in times of trouble
Holten: Behind the scenes with a pickup man
It's a good thing Kaepernick can choose to sit during national anthem
Other Views: TR National Park get OK today?
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
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Ilene (Hanel) Gill
Richard "Dick" Hegge
Andrew J. Volesky
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
November 28, 2014
Stark County issues travel advisory due to icy roads
Stark County Emergency Manager Bill Fahlsing on Friday morning issued a travel advisory due to extremely ice road conditions. County residents are urged to use extreme caution while driving and allow extra travel time if driving is absolutely necessary.
November 28, 2014 - 9:24am
November 24, 2014
Long X Bridge re-opened to 1 lane of traffic
WATFORD CITY -- The Long X Bridge south of Watford City reopened to one lane of travel Monday afternoon after a Saturday morning traffic accident led to its closure. A temporary signal is in place to direct traffic across the bridge, the North Dakota Department of Transportation...
November 24, 2014 - 3:04pm
November 22, 2014
Long X bridge closed after Saturday morning traffic incident
WATFORD CITY — The Long X Bridge on Highway 85 was closed Saturday after a traffic incident. The bridge south of Watford City was closed at...
November 22, 2014 - 7:35pm
November 19, 2014
Interstate 94 re-opened after 4-vehicle accident prompts closure between Belfield and Dickinson
BELFIELD -- Three southwest North Dakotans were injured in a four-vehicle crash after a semi truck went off Interstate 94 about 4 miles east of Belfield shortly before 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sgt. Chris Messer of the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. The accident and icy conditions prompted...
November 19, 2014 - 10:05pm
November 9, 2014
Travel alert issued for much of western North Dakota
The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol have issued a travel alert for western and southwestern North Dakota because of falling snow creating wet and slippery roads. As temperatures fall through the night, the roads may become icy. Cities...
November 9, 2014 - 11:23pm
October 6, 2014
Eerily quiet on 85: Dirt road the only way in and out of Alexander until truck bypass is done
ALEXANDER — Tobacco Depot owner Phil Hamda was looking forward to the truck bypass west of Alexander, but after it opened last month his business...
October 6, 2014 - 10:45pm
September 25, 2014
DOT head: Progress being made on Oil Patch roads
Update: An earlier version of this story incorrectly characterized NDDOT Director Grant Levi’s hopes for the legislative session. He hopes...
September 25, 2014 - 4:50pm
May 11, 2014
Our View: Western ND roads are busy, so be prepared
Not long ago, there were times when western North Dakota highways were like those deserted back roads you see in movies, where a car driving into sunset could look out onto the horizon and see nothingness for miles on end. Those times are gone for many parts of our area. Today, highways...
May 11, 2014 - 12:00am
May 5, 2014
Resolution passed to establish 40th Street special assessment district
The Dickinson City Commission approved plans Monday to establish a special assessment district to fund improvements along 40th Street. City officials and landowners along the underdeveloped stretch of road have gone back and forth about how to finance road, sewer and electric work,...
May 5, 2014 - 10:30pm
April 29, 2014
N.D. has high rate of bridge concerns: Deficiency data ranks state as 7th worst rate among states
FARGO – More than 99,000 times a day, vehicles cross one of the 726 bridges in North Dakota that have at least one key structural element that’s...
April 29, 2014 - 10:44am
February 19, 2014
NDDOT rep. visits Dunn County and offers help
MANNING — The North Dakota Department of Transportation’s liaison with the western, oil-impacted part of the state paid a visit to the Dunn County Commission on Wednesday. Dave Leftwich visits county meetings and connects with local officials to serve as a conduit. He said with...
February 19, 2014 - 11:57pm
February 8, 2014
Growing pains: JDA hosts round table to discuss growth concerns
KILLDEER — Infrastructure, housing, child care and how to deal with growing schools were three of the biggest issues leaders of Dunn County...
February 8, 2014 - 11:27pm
January 10, 2014
Transportation Dept. appoints liaison to work in western N.D.
BISMARCK -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple and North Dakota Department of Transportation Director Grant Levi have appointed a liaison for western North Dakota transportation development. Dave Leftwich, a Bismarck resident who recently retired from the Transportation Department, will work...
January 10, 2014 - 4:29pm
No-travel advisory for Highway 200 in Dunn County
North Dakota Department of Emergency Services has issued a no-travel advisory from Highway 200 in Dunn County to Mercer County line, according to a press release issued at about 1:45 a.m. Friday. No reason for the advisory was given.
January 10, 2014 - 2:50am
December 23, 2013
SW North Dakota on winter weather advisory late tonight, Tuesday morning
Southwestern North Dakotans traveling on Christmas Eve will see slick roads in the morning. The region will be on a winter weather advisory starting about 11 p.m. Monday through Tuesday morning. “What we’re expecting is tonight some snow and possibly mixed with a little bit...
December 23, 2013 - 5:37pm