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Seasonal road restrictions coming back to Stark County
Minot bomb wing wins top U.S. honor
Johnsons ask for leniency in crop insurance fraud case
House committee hears testimony on anti-corporate bill
White House mulled, then balked at curbing explosive gas on oil trains
BNSF cars carrying oil derails, catches fire in Illinois: Unknown where crude originated
Alliance to address what can be dangerous oil field carbon exposure
Senate fails to override Obama's veto of Keystone pipeline bill
Kemp: U.S. shale producers get no relief from rising Brent
Holten: Our most valuable gift
Brock: Kill Senate Bill 2166 now
Letter: Taxpayer protection, not a ‘gag’
Schneider and Onstad: Democrats’ proposals make steady progress
Hoeven: Keystone XL about energy, jobs, economic growth and energy security
Ars longa, game brevis: ‘The Order: 1886’ begs question 'How long should a game really be?'
Journeying the Narrow Path
Strom Center offers QuickBooks camp
Hope: ‘Pls send help … for a mere $10,000’
"Big Bird," oil boom, John Waters and more at Fargo Film Festival
Anton "Mokey" Dinius
Esther Loma Obrigewitch
Patrick W. Kessel
Bruce William Foster
Blue Hawks send 8 to national tourney
DSU baseball looking for hot start
Watch Live: Dickinson Trinity vs. Thompson in Class B girls basketball state tournament quarterfinals
Dickinson swimmers ready for state meet
Titans move past Tommies: Trinity beats Thompson for first-ever semifinals appearance
Improving a county seat: Unincorporated Manning, the small seat of Dunn County, not immune to oil boom growth
Gatekeepers of the refinery: Lab plays large role at Dakota Prairie Refining
Coming soon: Killdeer plans for massive investment this year
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
High Plains Cultural Center serves community that built it
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