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Round and round the candy wheel goes
Dirty snow in oil country: Researchers find that it’s not soot but disturbed dirt that darkens snow and likely affects climate
Coffee with the legislators
Fiery cook-off: Teams serve chili to raise money for fire departments
Hundreds turn out for auction benefiting Larimore families
Working on the railroads: BNSF announces expansion plans for Dickinson railways
Kemp: North Dakota oil rigs drop points to U.S. output decline after May
Glendive residents OK to drink water: Some homes near oil spill report dark ooze after flushing tap
Price plunge: Grand Forks businesses consider the effects of lower crude prices
Pump stations for Alberta Clipper under construction
Monke: Spills in the state and a ‘State’ of laughter
Veeder: Spotting a childhood love in Nashville
Omdahl: Red alert! The Legislature is meeting
Our View: DSU improving mental health services good, spills ugly
Other Views: Enhanced driver’s license enhances recreation options
Faulx: Where to watch some of this year’s Oscar nominees
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’
Eric Church to play Grand Forks
A place set apart: St. Wenceslaus Church renovation nears completion, dedication set Jan. 17
RockPile Energy to host Chili Cook-off: Benefit to support rural fire departments
Angelique "Angie" McDuffy Spencer
They’re Go Getters: Entrepreneurs begin food delivery service in Dickinson
Journeying the Narrow Path
Welcome to Bonus Stage: Boss rush
Jackie Hope: ‘Empire’ state of mind
Johnson: Being the light for others
Brady says he's moving on from distractions
NFL, YouTube announce partnership
Patriots healthy heading into Super Bowl
Morris expected to leave Redskins, join Falcons
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
June 3, 2011
Ohio woman, 100, has bank account dating to 1913
CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) -- An Ohio woman who just turned 100 years old has taken customer loyalty to the extreme: She's still using a bank savings account that's been around almost as long as she has, since the year before World War I. June Gregg recently mentioned to a friend that...
generations / lifestyles
June 3, 2011 - 9:59am
Hebron resident passes on the poles, recollects good times hitting fishing holes with friends
Much like a fisherman rarely tells where his favorite fishing hole is, Willie Walcker is keeping a secret of who he gave all of his fishing gear to. And many of his neighbors are curious. "I didn't tell anyone that asked who got it," the Hebron resident said. "I wouldn't tell it....
March 3, 2011 - 12:00am
January 22, 2011
Bill proposes free education for seniors
BISMARCK -- A Dickinson lawmaker wants to get more older adults into the state's college classrooms. House Bill 1385 would allow North Dakota residents 55 and older to attend any undergraduate class at the state's public colleges without paying tuition and fees. They also would...
college / DSU / news
January 22, 2011 - 12:00am
Coordinator takes on growing SW ND transit service
Doug Walker was named public transportation coordinator for Dickinson's public transit program on Jan. 3. "It's growing by leaps and bounds -- we need to get better control of it," said Walker. "Just last December to this December, we increased by 36 percent. That's a lot of rides...
January 22, 2011 - 12:00am
December 4, 2010
Odd exercises good for osteoporosis
DEAR DR. DONOHUE: A bone density test showed that I have osteopenia. When I looked on the Internet, I found information that said walking would have no effect on osteoporosis or osteopenia. It said odd-impact exercises would be beneficial. What in the world are odd-impact exercises?...
December 4, 2010 - 12:45pm
November 12, 2010
Doctors brace for possible big Medicare pay cuts
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Breast cancer surgeon Kathryn Wagner has posted a warning in her waiting room about a different sort of risk to patients' health: She'll stop taking new Medicare cases if Congress allows looming cuts in doctors' pay to go through. The scheduled cuts -- the result...
November 12, 2010 - 11:10pm
October 4, 2010
Actor Tony Curtis buried after Vegas funeral
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Actor Tony Curtis was buried Monday with a melange of his favorite possessions -- a Stetson hat, an Armani scarf, driving gloves, an iPhone and a copy of his favorite novel, "Anthony Adverse," a book that inspired his celebrity name and launched a robust film career...
October 4, 2010 - 6:28pm
100-year-old Pa. museum time capsule found spoiled
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Western Pennsylvania officials were hoping for a grand unveiling of a century-old time capsule over the weekend, but they say both the capsule and their plans were spoiled. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review says the copper container was removed from the cornerstone...
October 4, 2010 - 8:40am
In-vitro UK pioneer Edwards wins medicine Nobel
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Robert Edwards of Britain won the 2010 Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday for developing in-vitro fertilization, a controversial breakthrough that ignited sharp criticism from religious leaders but helped millions of infertile couples in the last three decades have...
October 4, 2010 - 7:05am
September 30, 2010
Actor Tony Curtis dies at Las Vegas-area home
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Tony Curtis, the Bronx tailor's son who became a 1950s movie heartthrob and then a respected actor with such films as "Sweet Smell of Success," 'The Defiant Ones" and "Some Like It Hot," has died. He was 85. The actor died about 9:25 p.m.
September 30, 2010 - 6:42am
September 28, 2010
Former president Jimmy Carter hospitalized in Ohio
CLEVELAND (AP) -- An airport spokeswoman says former President Jimmy Carter has been hospitalized in Cleveland. Carter was a passenger on a commercial flight to Cleveland on Tuesday morning and became ill. Jackie Mayo, a spokeswoman at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport,...
September 28, 2010 - 12:37pm
September 3, 2010
Fighting for a win
Dickinson High volleyball coach Jay Schobinger was getting a little nervous during Game 4 of his team's match against Bismarck Century. Instead...
September 3, 2010 - 12:35am
August 11, 2010
A look at the 1930s' Ukrainian Famine
Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., presented the Ukrainian Cultural Institute with four historically significant books that document the tragic famine that ravaged the Ukraine during the early 1930s at a ceremony at the institute Tuesday. "We compiled 200 interviews from survivors, victims'...
local / news
August 11, 2010 - 12:00am
August 6, 2010
States respond in health care overhaul lawsuit
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) -- Twenty states and the nation's most influential small business lobby plan Friday to file their response to the government's attempt to dismiss their lawsuit challenging President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. The Justice Department in June asked a federal...
August 6, 2010 - 8:30am
August 4, 2010
$30 million car on display in California
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) -- Must see! Used car, light blue, one of a kind. Expect sticker shock! A 1936 Bugatti that recently sold for more than $30 million went on display Tuesday at the Mullin Automotive Museum in Oxnard. The museum says the 1936 Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic is one of...
August 4, 2010 - 9:22am