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What climate change means to North Dakota
Remnants of Fighting Sioux decor remain businesses around Grand Forks area
Obama visits Paris attack site, pays tribute to victims
Police investigating after man's body found in West Fargo
Multiple donations anticipated for N.D. governor's residence
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nation and world
Tyler proved tough to tap into: Projected large horizontal drilling play yielded little oil from 2 now-abandoned wells in 2 years
Tesoro a step closer to final decision on proposed railport for Bakken crude
Decision time in South Dakota on huge Bakken pipeline
Stark County Planning and Zoning approves erection of more wind towers
Eastern Montana businesses settle in to weather latest downturn in oil market
Townspeople of Rattler Canyon rally to save Christmas
Trinity to present 'Mary Poppins'
Journey to save the Spirit of Christmas: DSU to present a comedy adventure
Q&A: Gwen Sebastian and Kat Perkins bring tours home for holidays
A roadmap at the end of life: Angel Advocates helps simplify settlement of an estate
Broncos spoil Patriots' perfect record with OT win
UND sweeps Michigan State with 4-1 victory
Vikings beat Falcons 20-10 to move into NFC North lead
Northern Iowa men's basketball shoots past the University of North Dakota
Former University of Minnesota Gophers standout Ra'Shede Hageman thriving with Atlanta Falcons before Minnesota Vikings matchup
Brock: Thankful for American farmers
Letter: New wind ordinances needed and promised
Other Views: Nickname fracas needn’t hurt UND fundraising
Jacobs: Election yawns? Check out legislative races
Heitkamp: Thank you to those who make the difference
Ervin "Erv" Barth
Robert "Bob" Berger
August 25, 2015
Hot weather, high winds could worsen fire conditions in the Pacific Northwest
SEATTLE — Dozens of wildfires, including the largest on record in Washington state, roared through parts of the bone-dry West on Monday with unusually warm weather and a return of high winds expected to heighten fire risk in the Pacific Northwest later this week. This fire season...
News / Nation and World
August 25, 2015 - 4:44pm
August 21, 2015
Haze from wildfires not threatening air quality
FARGO — State environmental officials say there's no reason to be alarmed yet about smoke blowing in from large wildfires in California and Washington. Whether the thin layer of white haze blanketing North Dakota and the Fargo-Moorhead area gets worse depends on weather conditions,...
News / local
August 21, 2015 - 6:56pm
July 14, 2015
Haze from Canada wildfire smoke shouldn't cause significant crop damage
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Growing crops need sunlight and heat -- and smoke from Canadian wildfires meant less of both for Upper Midwest fields in late June and early July. Though the persistent haze and overcast skies aren't expected to do significant damage to crops, some, particularly...
News / agriculture
July 14, 2015 - 6:00am
May 20, 2014
Sivak: Fire that shut down Villard started in Bogey’s kitchen
A restaurant in downtown Dickinson sustained “extensive damage” from a Saturday fire, but most of the building is still structurally sound,...
News / local
May 20, 2014 - 11:30am
May 17, 2014
Into the fire: Firefighters battle blaze, smoke in downtown Dickinson buildings
A fire scorched the inside of a building in downtown Dickinson on Saturday afternoon, damaging businesses and displacing at least five families. The...
News / local
May 17, 2014 - 8:58pm
March 14, 2013
Fire sparks at Watford City industrial facility; evacuation ordered
An industrial facility near Watford City caught fire Tuesday morning, sending multi-colored smoke bellowing and causing the evacuation of some area residents. McKenzie County Emergency Manager Jerry Samuelson said there were no injuries reported due to the fire, which broke out at...
News / oil
March 14, 2013 - 12:00am
September 11, 2012
Smoke smell fills air in Stark County
Warm temperatures in southwest North Dakota and the "peculiar conditions" had residents wondering what was on fire Monday. A smoke smell filled the air and Stark County was "flooded with calls" from concerned citizens, Stark County Emergency Manager Bill Fahlsing said. "It's not...
local / News
September 11, 2012 - 12:00am
September 10, 2012
Smoky smell lingers over Dickinson area
Officials are trying to figure out where the smoky smell over Dickinson is coming from. Stark County Emergency Manager Bill Fahlsing said his office has received a number of calls from concerned residents. He has calls out to agenices and is trying to solve the mystery. However,...
local / News
September 10, 2012 - 3:04pm
June 21, 2011
FDA issues graphic cigarette labels
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Rotting teeth. Diseased lungs. A corpse of a smoker. Nine new warning labels that feature graphic images that convey the dangers of smoking will be required by the Food and Drug Administration to be on U.S. cigarette packs by 2012. Other images include a man...
June 21, 2011 - 11:07am
Igniting the prairie
NEAR WATFORD CITY -- Those driving into the valley which holds the entrance to Theodore Roosevelt National Park's North Unit may have been worried...
April 21, 2009 - 10:50pm