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Hoeven doesn't support health care bill in current form
Farmer carrying extinguisher prevents grass fire from spreading
‘Click it or ticket’ enforcement planned ahead of July Fourth holiday
Killdeer PD investigating alleged armed encounter
Labor Department to review Obama-era rule that would expand overtime pay
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Playing the music of a bygone era
Celebrating 20 years of Family Fun Day
Big & Rich to headline Roughrider concert
Things your wedding server will never tell you
In rookie Justin Patton, Timberwolves see late bloomer with high ceiling
Brady named NFL's top player in Top 100 poll
Bull riding winner Whitt shines on final day of Roughrider Days rodeo
Red Sox top Twins, Sale posts 10th victory
Grand Forks native Jackson Kunz commits to UND
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
Jacobs: Are vetoes from ND, MN governors a coincidence, or a continuing experiment?
Port: Heidi Heitkamp blasted in the New York Times for being 'uninterested in sexism and misogyny'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Judith J. Jackson
Reuben E. Pladsen
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
September 9, 2014
Roughrider Electric receives $50M in Rural Development loans
BISMARCK -- A southwest North Dakota electrical provider will receive a $50 million loan from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development program to make improvements needed to meet the area’s demand for services. Jasper Schneider, USDA Rural Development state director,...
September 9, 2014 - 10:43am
August 13, 2014
Power restored to Roughrider Electric members
Roughrider Electric Cooperative's electric outage on Tuesday evening was caused by a constructrion crew working to bring a new service into the cooperative's system. About 30 members lost power some time after 5 p.m. Power has since been restored.
August 13, 2014 - 10:47am
July 11, 2014
Power goes out in Dickinson
North Dickinson and surrounding communities were without power Friday night, according to Hazen-based Roughrider Electric Cooperative. Roughrider reported power outages for some of its Dickinson customers. It is unknown when the customers lost power or when power was restored. A...
July 11, 2014 - 7:04pm
June 25, 2014
Roughrider Electric scammer claiming customers owe money
HAZEN — Roughrider Electric Cooperative is warning its members about a scam trying to get money. The Hazen-based company said a customer reported a caller claiming to be a Roughrider Electric representative. The caller said the customer owed approximately $600 on her electric bill....
News/crime and courts
June 25, 2014 - 4:27pm
June 19, 2014
Update: Equipment failure led to Dickinson power outage
A large portion of Dickinson was without power for 30 to 40 minutes Wednesday night after an outage being attributed to equipment failure affected...
June 19, 2014 - 11:22am
December 29, 2012
Supplying a Bakken power play
With population numbers in North Dakota exploding in recent years due to Bakken oil activity, projects to improve infrastructure on the western...
December 29, 2012 - 12:00am
August 11, 2012
Dickinson power outage affects 414
Dickinson residents north of 21st Street may have slept through a power outage that occurred early Friday morning, due to a tripped breaker in the New Hradec Substation caused by a cable fault. Roughrider Electric Cooperative, the utility that covers that area of town, received...
August 11, 2012 - 12:00am
June 2, 2011
Roughrider Electric holds meeting in Dickinson; expects expansion
Due to higher production costs and investments in the growing business community of southwest North Dakota, consumers may see an increase in...
June 2, 2011 - 12:00am
December 4, 2010
Electric companies prepare for winter
After an ice, snow and high winds rocked southwest North Dakota last winter, knocking out power for thousands of customers, area power companies...
December 4, 2010 - 12:00am
January 24, 2010
Power being restored with more snow in forecast
Power is being restored to rural areas and more customers' electricity is expected to be back on within the next few days, a Roughrider Electric Cooperative Inc. official said. As of Friday night, there were about 2,000 customer accounts without power, said Leonard Hibl, director...
January 24, 2010 - 12:00am
January 23, 2010
Strife of the storm
Numerous homes were without power and the Southwest Water Authority was advising customers to conserve water Friday as a storm moved into southwest...
January 23, 2010 - 12:00am
January 22, 2010
Power outages plague area
System-wide damage to power lines has caused some area residents to be without power, said an official with Roughrider Electric Cooperative Inc. Leonard Hibl, director of member services with Roughrider Electric, said frost, ice and freezing drizzle have caused damage to electrical...
January 22, 2010 - 12:00am