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Nebraska man sentenced for sexually exploiting minors
Foundation may fall short of funds for Richardton nursing home
South Dakota Highway Patrol to strictly enforce new 80 mph speed limit
New middle school designed with change in mind
New rules take effect for Bakken crude: Will they improve safety?
North Dakota's new oil train safety checks seen missing risks
Marred by recent spill, pipeline company outlines next project
Company seeks flaring exemptions: XTO Energy wants 140 wells excused from rule
Schlumberger: Prudence the new normal for U.S. oil
Holten: The reason barns are red
Letter: E-cigs need more restrictions
Jacobs: ‘ND exceptionalism’ explains much about state
Other Views: Don’t be fooled by e-cig hype
Jolie’s message resonates with all women
Rolling Stones to play in Minneapolis on June 3
Patrick Hope: Jurassic snark
April is knocking: Gather those tax form if you have not filed
Bad bets: Compulsive gambling can snare people, devastate lives
How to avoid seasonal pressure to gamble
Dorothy P. Ficek
Dorothy P. Ficek
Gerald "Jerry" Schmidt
Grinsteinner’s newest role: Longtime head boys basketball coach named athletic director
DHS collects 4 state qualifiers in first meet
Powers: Vikings option remain open as draft nears
Twins select final rotation spot
Dorn leaves a legacy in NDSU women’s athletics
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
Elevator evolution: Technology changing how elevators like Southwest Grain operate
June 5, 2010
Water pipeline project nears completion
After conception by a few area minds in the late '70s and about $31 million later, rural residents in southwest North Dakota can receive treated water as a section of the Southwest Pipeline Project nears completion. More than 940 residents near Medora, Beach, Sentinel Butte, Golva...
local / news / water
June 5, 2010 - 12:00am
April 24, 2009
North Dakota schools rich in oil money
BISMARCK (AP) -- Oil development has made millionaires of some North Dakota schools, but they're running out of time to spend their riches. State law says that if a school's carry-over as of June 30 tops 45 percent of its general fund, the extra money will be deducted from the following...
April 24, 2009 - 11:29pm
April 22, 2009
Senate OKs Smith for board despite critics
BISMARCK -- The Senate confirmed Wahpeton attorney Richie Smith for a second term on the state Board of Higher Education on Wednesday despite some senators using the occasion to bash the board and the University System. Sen. Ray Holmberg, R-Grand Forks, voted to confirm but "with...
April 22, 2009 - 11:12pm
After prom festivities planned
To keep area kids safe and to provide them with something to do after prom, some students will be participating in after prom activities, which will range from games to a hypnotist. In Dickinson, the Kiwanis Club, a local organization, will sponsor an after prom event for Dickinson...
April 22, 2009 - 11:11pm
April 3, 2009
Roads a concern after flooding
Floodwater has receded in the area, but some are still dealing with the aftermath, including damaged roads. "What we're dealing with is an...
April 3, 2009 - 10:23pm
June 25, 2008
Some good spots to 'park'
DICKINSON - Record gas prices and cold temperatures didn't keep people away from North Dakota's state parks in May, as overall visitation slightly surpassed last year at the same time. Cross Ranch State Park, Sully Creek State Park and Lake Metigoshe State Park all saw substantial...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am
May 30, 2008
Renters' pocketbooks get lighter as rent rises
DICKINSON - Gas prices are skyrocketing. The cost of food is climbing. And for many Dickinson residents, rent prices have been steadily increasing. "There's no money for anything extra," renter Jamie Brenlla said. "It's almost like you're going to have to start living in a box or...
May 30, 2008 - 12:00am
April 19, 2008
Tax relief isn't as easy as some may think for schools
DICKINSON - Property tax payers who are looking for some tax relief from school districts may have to strain their eyes in the months ahead, especially if they reside in a school district that receives an equity payment. The Dickinson Public Schools receives an equity payment because...
April 19, 2008 - 12:00am
April 2, 2008
Some say Clinton visit is to stop delegate defection
BISMARCK -- Sen. Hillary Clinton's decision to speak in Grand Forks Friday, within hours of rival Sen. Barack Obama's address to North Dakota Democrats, may lie with the party's non-binding Feb.
April 2, 2008 - 12:00am
March 6, 2008
Some WSI employees say they're not scared to speak
BISMARCK -- Three employees of Workforce Safety and Insurance told legislators Wednesday they don't fear speaking up about the agency but are tired of WSI receiving negative attention. "At no time have I ever felt intimidated for voicing my opinion," Harvey Hanel, pharmacy department...
March 6, 2008 - 12:00am