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Residents still stranded after 15 inches of rain in northwest Wis. town
'I am the first': Full gender reassignment surgery believed to be the first in North Dakota
Trump's Duluth visit sparks mixed reactions
Analysis: Two studies show that undocumented immigrants are less likely to commit crime than native-born citizens
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Rebel developers are trying to cure our smartphone addiction - with an app
Barley: Crop faring well, but prices, exports are worrisome
When it comes to tipping for service, millennials are cheapest
New ND extension director a good fit
Bin, machinery makers hit by steel tariff hikes
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Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
Wind developer's payment to Ducks Unlimited raises questions
Efforts to reduce wind energy impact to wildlife prompts controversy
China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
No-cook sauce? No problem for Arugula Walnut Pesto
ND's first West Nile case of season found in Ramsey County
Rancher of the Year: Roughrider Commission honors Brad Gjermundson
Free pool event set in Dickinson
Stern homestead offers walking tours
Vikings to offer limited free tickets to practices
Former Minnesotan worked since childhood for NBA draft night
Twins score late to put away Red Sox
Lynx hold off Dallas Wings
Silva shuts out Big Sticks in Aberdeen
Commentary: Trump's child separation policy bleeds into tight ND Senate race
Commentary: Deep pocketed interests routinely buy their way onto North Dakota's ballot
Commentary: The goal of gender parity in elected office is as dumb as it is insulting
Commentary: ND non-citizen voting measure receives $100,000 from an out-of-state mystery group
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
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May 23, 2009
Hettinger paramedic receives 'Stars of Life'
The American Ambulance Association recently awarded Hettinger's Dee Menke a "Stars of Life" -- the highest honor an emergency medical services...
May 23, 2009 - 12:00am
PSC gets more reports of sinkholes
BISMARCK (AP) -- The Public Service Commission is finding new sinkholes. The PSC says some have been found north of Beulah, on a county road southeast of Dickinson and under a road near the Scranton grain elevator. PSC President Kevin Cramer says the wet spring has led to the development...
April 23, 2009 - 11:47pm
March 28, 2009
Receding N.D. river puts pressure on forecasters
FARGO (AP) -- An updated National Weather Service statement that said the Red River apparently crested lower than expected and a day early was good news for leaders of flood-braced Fargo. But it was exasperating, too. Over the course of a week, they and the city's 92,000 residents...
March 28, 2009 - 11:04pm
March 26, 2009
New Red River crest at 43 feet
FARGO (AP) -- Fargo's rush to prepare for potentially disastrous flooding on the Red River flooding got a major setback late Thursday when the...
March 26, 2009 - 11:37pm
March 17, 2009
Forest Service going on a map quest
There are several roads that wind through the Badlands of western North Dakota where people can get lost. It can also be unclear which are private...
March 17, 2009 - 11:25pm
March 10, 2009
Rhame area added to list to receive cell tower
The Rhame area may be receiving a cell tower, but it could be at least two years before it's built, but even then may not completely solve the...
March 10, 2009 - 11:42pm
March 1, 2009
Residents share input on Elk plan
MEDORA -- Discussion of a Theodore Roosevelt National Park issue came home Saturday when the National Park Service held the last of six public...
March 1, 2009 - 10:45pm
February 25, 2009
Hearing for DRC complaint could be scheduled soon
The Dakota Resource Council may soon have it's time to speak with the North Dakota Public Service Commission in it's complaint against a company constructing a coal plant near South Heart. DRC, along with six other landowners, filed a complaint late last month against GTL Energy,...
February 25, 2009 - 11:48pm
February 18, 2009
Obama mentions N.D. in stimulus speech
BISMARCK (AP) -- Public Service Commissioner Kevin Cramer says he was encouraged to hear President Barack Obama mention North Dakota in his speech before signing a $787 billion stimulus plan Tuesday. Cramer and other state officials are waiting to see the details. "North Dakota has...
February 18, 2009 - 11:34pm
January 30, 2009
Tiny savings at great cost to Army's reputation
In the midst of our daily news diet of economic disaster heaped on economic disaster comes a story that rivals anything one has read about all those venal bankers and financial manipulators who have made our lives miserable. The Army, it seems, has decided to cut off the stipend of...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
January 23, 2009
Complaints filed regarding coal plant
The Dakota Resource Council and three couples filed a complaint with the North Dakota Public Service Commission on Thursday. The complaint alleges GTL Energy's coal beneficiation plant near South Heart violates North Dakota law. The complaint reads, "In constructing and preparing...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 17, 2009
Unprecedented, necessary security
Has the Secret Service gone too far? It's a question being asked with increasing frequency in these days before the inauguration of Barack Obama by tens of thousands of commuters who must make the daily trek from the Virginia or Maryland suburbs to jobs from Capitol Hill to the White...
January 17, 2009 - 12:00am
January 11, 2009
Hunters should help think elk herd
Sen. Byron Dorgan and the North Dakota Game and Fish Department have it right when they say volunteer hunters should be allowed to shoot elk in Theodore Roosevelt National Park. The National Park Service is looking for ways to thin the herd and Dorgan is wise to listen to the Game...
January 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Slip n' slide
Southwest North Dakota has been hampered by blizzards since December. But on Thursday, the area was slowed by the first ice storm of 2009. Freezing...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
November 21, 2008
Otter Tail Power seeks rate hikes
BISMARCK -- Otter Tail Power is seeking a 5 percent electric rate increase for its North Dakota customers, who will likely begin seeing an interim version of it by early January. Separately, Otter Tail seeks to charge customers who will get wind-generated power from its portion...
November 21, 2008 - 12:00am