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Oil industry workers split between Trump and Clinton
Piepkorn renewing his attacks on refugee settlement earning rebuke from Strand
Police Blotter: Minnesota man arrested for simple assault
Decker sentenced to prison time in continuous sexual abuse of a child case
DSU chemistry lab professor recovers after explosion, college examines emergency protocol
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Martin R. Harnisch
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
April 8, 2015
Slope, Bowman counties under travel advisory
The Slope and Bowman counties sheriff’s departments have each issued travel advisories. Recent snowfall in the neighboring counties have...
April 8, 2015 - 1:24pm
March 14, 2015
Into the modern age: Slope County says goodbye to wooden courthouse, enters new amenity-filled building
AMIDON — In October, government employees at North Dakota's last wooden courthouse stepped out of the past and into the modern era. "This...
March 14, 2015 - 9:51pm
January 16, 2015
Powder River Air Force training complex expansion approved, local pilots still unsatisfied
The U.S. Air Force has approved the proposed 12.7 million-acre expansion of the Powder River Training Complex that would cover parts of southwest North Dakota, southeast Montana and western South Dakota, setting up the plan for final approval by the Federal Aviation Administration. The...
January 16, 2015 - 6:22pm
October 21, 2014
Historic Slope County Courthouse dismantled
AMIDON -- Court is not in session, and there definitely is no order. On Tuesday, 10 men, two excavators and a bulldozer began the final stage...
October 21, 2014 - 12:19pm
September 30, 2014
A new home for New England Fire Department: City’s new Emergency Services Center opens
NEW ENGLAND — Bringing together New England’s Emergency Services Center was a community effort, its directors say. After a year of construction,...
September 30, 2014 - 11:25am
September 26, 2014
The Pope of Slope County: Bowman rancher to be honored by North Dakota Stockmen’s for contributions to industry
He once was seen in various places — in the air, piloting his Cessna to help ranching neighbors find a lost bull or to get a needed machinery...
September 26, 2014 - 11:27pm
August 8, 2014
Two injured in motorcycle accident
AMIDON — A weekend crash near Amidon has left two motorcyclists injured. Gordon Scott Leist, 52, was driving a 2002 Harley Davidson Classic Saturday on Highway 85 when the bike overturned and ejected him and his passenger, Sandra Leist, 47. Both are from Alexander, according to...
News/crime and courts
August 8, 2014 - 12:00am
July 26, 2014
Truck rollover blocked traffic for 5 hours
The North Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating a truck rollover that closed a section of Highway 67 for five hour last Saturday. Lawrence Pohl, 28, was driving a 2007 International Semi tractor north on Highway 67, 10 miles north of Scranton, when he approached a curve and drove...
July 26, 2014 - 12:42am
July 22, 2014
Part of Bowman County in tornado warning
Parts of southwest North Dakota are in the path of severe weather as a southeast-tracking storm moves through the area. The National Weather Service said west central Bowman County is in a tornado warning, and northwest Bowman County, southwest Golden Valley County and western...
July 22, 2014 - 5:56pm
July 21, 2014
Western ND under tornado watch, part of area in tornado warning as severe thunderstorm moves through southwest ND
Much of western North Dakota is under a tornado watch, a small area east of Dickinson is in a tornado warning and six of its southwestern counties remain in a severe thunderstorm warning as the storm moves east through the area, according to the National Weather Service in Bismarck....
July 21, 2014 - 3:40pm
May 29, 2014
Update: Parts of Dunn, Mercer and Adams counties added to severe thunderstorm warning
Portions of Adams, Dunn, Mercer, Slope, Stark and Hettinger counties are in a severe thunderstorm warning, according to the Nation Weather Service At approximately 3:30 p.m., a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles south of New England moving northeast at 25 mph. Another thunderstorm...
May 29, 2014 - 4:49pm
May 22, 2014
$2.9 million spent for oil, gas leases in southwest ND
Rights to public land across North Dakota continue to be leased off by thousands of acres as the oil boom draws more interest. The Bureau of Land Management auctioned oil and gas leases on federal land, netting $2.9 million in three southwest North Dakota counties. Companies...
May 22, 2014 - 3:28pm
May 4, 2014
Last dance for sage grouse? Annual survey finds continued decline in North Dakota; endangered species listing looms
BOWMAN COUNTY — Stan Kohn and I were laughing like new friends do when they’ve just discovered a common interest. We were in his pickup...
May 4, 2014 - 12:34am
February 21, 2014
Marathon has 2 Tyler wells drilled
Marathon Oil Co., still the only company fracking with modern Bakken techniques in the Tyler Formation, appears to have taken a break from drilling at its sites there, a North Dakota Geological Survey geologist said. “As far as I know, right now, they asked for four permit sites...
February 21, 2014 - 5:28pm
February 15, 2014
Legislators come out against ‘extraordinary places’:Senator surrounded by sites doesn’t support proposal
A state legislator whose district includes a majority of the “extraordinary places” named by the state’s attorney general does not support the proposal because of concerns over what it’d do for private landowners. Most of the 18 sites proposed to be protected are in Sen....
February 15, 2014 - 12:17am