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Fargo bank robbed, suspect at large
Man rescued from Red River
DSU Presidential Search Committee to meet Friday
Municipal and Stark County Courts: Cases Closed April 10-20
Picking up pollution: Community-wide Spring Cleanup to start in May
crime and courts
nation and world
Firefighters attend crude oil by rail emergency response training in Colorado
Court says ND can join Wyoming lawsuit over fracking rules
US Chamber of Commerce predicts federal coal regulations will go down
Industrial Commission grants flaring exemption to 105 oil and gas wells
Whiting Petroleum works to mitigate fire losses
James Corden a welcome addition to late-night TV
Best bets: What to do, see and drink this weekend
Heitkamp honors fallen Vietnam War soldiers on Senate floor
#TBT: Adjusting to the boom
ND woman receives 125-year-old letter from grandfather
Schaefer leads pack at East-West
Dickinson sweeps Magicians
Picking up state-qualifying marks
Mattson wins medalist in Bowman County Invitational
His true calling: Tescher receives national attention with plate power
Letter: Take a drive and see wind turbines for yourself
Letter: North Dakota doesn’t need to build wind farms for SD
Veeder: Getting lost in my quickly changing hometown
Sanford: HB 1476 reduces future downside risks
Our View: Oil tax change OK for ND, drug numbers ugly
Reinhardt "Reiny" Gruebele
April 14, 2012
Weight watching: Highway patrol monitoring truck traffic in the west
In response to the increase of truck traffic in the area, the North Dakota Highway Patrol is concentrating weight and commercial motor vehicle...
April 14, 2012 - 12:00am
February 29, 2012
Trucker mows down Killdeer diesel pumps
A Killdeer convenience store is again selling diesel fuel after a trucker's semi took out its diesel pumps and damaged a pickup Saturday morning. "It was the craziest thing I've ever seen ... by far," said Heather Kall, who was working at Grab N Go and watched it happen. Nobody...
February 29, 2012 - 12:00am
January 18, 2012
Possible prohibition of heavy trucks on Third Avenue West in Dickinson
A busy section of Third Avenue West in Dickinson may soon be free of most heavy truck traffic as officials consider prohibiting their use of...
local / news
January 18, 2012 - 12:00am
January 3, 2012
Bringing out the big rigs; 43,000 more wide-load permits issued in ND
Move over North Dakota drivers, because there are thousands more oversized semis on the roads than last year, officials say. The North Dakota Highway Patrol reported 43,000 more wide-load permits in 2011 than the previous year. "If you look at the types of equipment that is required...
Energy / local / news / oil
January 3, 2012 - 12:00am
December 28, 2011
US natural gas supply plentiful
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The United States has record supplies of natural gas and plenty of reasons to promote natural-gas powered cars, but so far consumers, manufacturers and fuel suppliers haven't shown much interest. A major natural gas developer's plans to vastly increase the number...
Energy / news
December 28, 2011 - 12:00am
December 12, 2011
Update: Authorities ID Dickinson man killed in Highway 85 crash
Authorities have identified the Dickinson man who was killed after the Blazer he was driving collided head-on with a semitrailer north of Belfield. The Highway Patrol says 45-year-old Brent Zellers of Dickinson died in the crash at about 3 Sunday morning. His vehicle was traveling...
local / news
December 12, 2011 - 9:39am
December 3, 2011
ND linked to oil
A pipeline that will stretch across western North Dakota may reduce truck traffic, officials said Friday. The 122-mile long BakkenLink Pipeline will start in Beaver Lodge, where semis will be able to unload crude oil into the channel. Truck receipt points will be located at six sites,...
news / oil
December 3, 2011 - 12:00am
December 21, 2010
Dickinson man injured when car rear-ended by semi
Edward Scheeler, 76, of Dickinson was injured when a semi driven by Bruce Brown, 52, of Omaha, Neb. rear-ended him on Interstate 94 Monday afternoon, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Both were traveling east when a third vehicle passed Scheeler, causing a large amount...
local / news
December 21, 2010 - 11:25am
July 3, 2009
4 hours to clean up semi mess
A semi carrying about 20,000 pounds of Alco products rolled on Highway 21, just outside of Mott Wednesday afternoon, according to the Hettinger County Sheriff's Department. "His tire went off the road and once the tire went off, the trailer went off and he couldn't get it corrected...
local / news
July 3, 2009 - 12:00am
February 13, 2009
It's still slick
A semi truck with an oversized load tipped over after sliding off the slippery Interstate 94 on-ramp near Tiger Discount Wednesday. Trooper...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
Driver dies while waiting for tow truck
A semi truck driver waiting for a tow truck died at about 5:30 a.m. Sunday, according to a press release from the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The truck lost control and went into the median on Interstate 94 at mile post 51. The driver, Maynard Gregersen, 75 of Swea City, Iowa, rocked...
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am