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December 8, 2015
Man charged with terrorizing to go to trial
Mark Synnes, 51, of South Heart, will go to trial for his charge of Class C felony terrorizing following a pretrial conference Tuesday. Synnes was charged after allegedly threatening himself and his wife on Sept. 7. The criminal complaint for the incident states Synnes had been...
December 8, 2015 - 8:09pm
November 2, 2015
Two-part NextEra project could bring wind turbines to Stark and Hettinger counties
Despite having a project denied earlier this year, NextEra Energy Resources is continuing its work to put a wind farm in southwest North Dakota. And this time, the Florida-based energy company has even bigger plans for the area. Company spokesperson Steve Stengel said an 87-turbine...
November 2, 2015 - 9:00pm
October 22, 2015
Valuable gun reported missing
Stark County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a case of an AR-15 rifle valued at $2,500 reported missing from a residence on the 100 block of Main Avenue East in South Heart Wednesday morning. There were no signs of forced entry into the residence. There is at least one...
October 22, 2015 - 8:03pm
October 18, 2015
Our View: Nobody ‘won’ the South Heart coal plant battle
In the long run, no one got what they wanted out of the coal testing plant south of South Heart. The plant, which removed water from lignite coal to make it burnable, began shutting down this month and will soon be a dormant facility in rural Stark County. Dickinson businessman...
October 18, 2015 - 5:00am
October 14, 2015
Coal testing site near South Heart ceases operation
SOUTH HEART -- A coal testing plant located five miles south of South Heart and operated by GTL Energy USA Ltd. is moving its work overseas because...
October 14, 2015 - 8:42pm
October 1, 2015
South Heart Homecoming Court
October 1, 2015 - 5:31pm
September 25, 2015
Kindergarteners learning focus, other results from yoga, teacher says
One recent afternoon, a bunch of rookie kindergartners -- 10 five-year-old kids in a close-quarters room -- respected each other’s space,...
September 25, 2015 - 11:21pm
August 16, 2015
South Heart man dies in rollover north of Killdeer
KILLDEER — A 35-year-old South Heart man died Saturday afternoon after a one-car rollover north of Killdeer. Darryl Murray, who the North Dakota Highway Patrol identified Sunday evening, was traveling south on Highway 22 near milemarker 119 when he lost control of his vehicle while...
August 16, 2015 - 11:04pm
August 10, 2015
Police Blotter: Boy injured in ATV accident
Stark County Sheriff's deputies responded to an ATV accident involving an 11-year-old boy Sunday morning in Richardton. The boy was taken to CHI St. Joseph’s Health in Dickinson before being taken to St. Alexius Medical Center in Bismarck. His condition has not been released. Woman...
News/crime and courts
August 10, 2015 - 7:42pm
July 30, 2015
Land Board awards more than $16M to Oil Patch schools, airports
BISMARCK -- The state Land Board on Thursday awarded $15 million in Energy Impact Grant funding to K-12 public schools and $1.3 million to airports in North Dakota’s Oil Patch. Dickinson Public Schools will receive $1.29 million and Killdeer Public Schools were awarded $830,999....
July 30, 2015 - 11:36am
July 16, 2015
Truck permit process the main subject of local oil community association meeting
SOUTH HEART — A group of individuals filled a small South Heart School classroom Thursday to expand their minds on a certain topic. However,...
July 16, 2015 - 11:56pm
July 14, 2015
Herrick pleads not guilty to meth possession
A former fugitive Dickinson woman pleaded not guilty to meth possession and theft at an arraignment Monday at Stark County Courthouse. Alysia Herrick, 30, of Dickinson, was arrested June 4 in rural Stark County after allegedly stealing $1,100 worth of merchandise from the Dickinson...
News/crime and courts
July 14, 2015 - 11:28am
June 8, 2015
South Heart educators attend Roughrider Health conference
MEDORA — Several local educators and community members learned how to promote school, community and personal healthy lifestyle concepts at the 29th annual Roughrider Health Promotion Conference held June 2-5 in Medora. Jessica Geis, Maria Miller, Jackie Walby, Kendra Schillo, Kelsey...
June 8, 2015 - 11:22pm
May 4, 2015
South Heart approves first reading of ordinance to annex 90 acres of land
SOUTH HEART -- The bedroom community of South Heart is poised to grow by almost 15 percent after nearly 90 acres were annexed into the town recently. South Heart city commissioners signed off on the first reading of an ordinance Monday to approve a motion passed in March to bring...
May 4, 2015 - 10:13pm
April 5, 2015
Home near the Range: Farmers, ranchers end up on walls of cafe
SOUTH HEART — The coffee is always free at The Farmer’s Daughter Cafe. It’s sponsored by local businesses and individuals, and when customers...
April 5, 2015 - 6:23pm