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34-year-old is first judicial appointment by Burgum
K-9 search reveals more than 30 pounds of marijuana in vehicle over weekend
MN-based company looks west
VIDEO: Police block Planned Parenthood protesters trying to deliver petition to Rep. Cramer's Fargo office
Nome, ND relieved by church fire, but Cobb says he may still try to stay
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MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Midgets compete in Class A Indoor Track and Field Championships
DSU track and field competes in Spearfish
Blue Hawk baseball sweeps weekend against Presentation
Gibson’s recovery right on track with spring ball
UND athletic teams brace for budget cut announcement
Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
ND abortion provider: Judge Neil Gorsuch would oppress women's rights
Port: Congressman Cramer says Planned Parenthood video showing protesters turned back by cops was a “stunt”
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Pates: Juggernaut McM Inc. farm ends in epic fail
Clemence "Clem" Allmaras
M. Leroy Jacobs
Arlene J. Kramer
Kathryn Koyama Wandler
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
August 7, 2014
Man killed at worksite near Stanley
STANLEY -- An Arkansas man working in western North Dakota’s energy industry was killed on the job Tuesday. Stanley Police Chief Kris Halvorson said Alan Eberhard, 51, of Harrisburg, Ark., had been working on a payloader hose at Dalton Logistics in Stanley when the forklift...
August 7, 2014 - 11:24am
July 28, 2014
Oil boom causes high prices, housing shortage in Stanley
STANLEY — For Dorothy Lantto, the price is finally right. Lantto, 69, of Stanley, sat watching “The Price is Right,” a popular TV game...
July 28, 2014 - 12:41pm
June 24, 2014
More pipe, more crude: North Dakota aims to double pipeline capacity; Enterprise helps
BISMARCK — North Dakota intends to nearly double its oil and gas pipeline capacity within two years as part of a plan to curb the wasteful...
June 24, 2014 - 12:38pm
May 30, 2014
Two men injured in McClean County crash
Two men were injured in a crash Thursday morning on Highway 83. Joshua Wirkus, of Underwood, was driving northbound when his vehicle crossed the median and struck an empty Western Petroleum tanker-trailer driven by Alvin Pemberton, who listed two residency addresses in Stanley and...
News/crime and courts
May 30, 2014 - 12:19am
April 23, 2014
Truck driver pleads not guilty in crash that killed three
MINOT – The driver of a semi oil tanker involved in a five-vehicle crash last June near Stanley that killed three people pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges of negligent homicide. Vernon Neil Wright of Georgia was arrested in January and charged in North Central Judicial District...
News/crime and courts
April 23, 2014 - 12:00am
April 21, 2014
Stanley man dies in accident
STANLEY — An 84-year-old Stanley man was killed Thursday night when his vehicle hit a truck in Mountrail County. Leroy Larson was traveling south on N.D. Highway 8 between two Stanley residences and Calvin Watkins, 47, of Minot, had stopped his tractor-trailer on the highway waiting...
April 21, 2014 - 12:31pm
February 5, 2014
Truckers dumping illegal waste rarely caught
STANLEY – Local officials in the Oil Patch say they know some truck drivers are dumping liquid waste in remote areas to save time and money, but it’s rare to be able to pursue criminal charges. “We are seeing lots of dumping, we have for a long time,” McKenzie County Emergency...
February 5, 2014 - 4:39pm
January 10, 2014
1 dead, 1 injured in single-vehicle crash
A 51-year-old Las Vegas man is dead after a rollover accident along U.S. Highway 2 between Minot and Stanley, according to a North Dakota Highway Patrol release. The driver of the vehicle, 23-year-old Eric Flores of Minot, told the Highway Patrol he was traveling 55 mph in the...
January 10, 2014 - 1:34pm
January 7, 2014
Mountrail County faults Helms for lack of communication: Department approved oil waste disposal near well
STANLEY — Mountrail County leaders told the state’s top oil regulator Tuesday to get his department’s communications in line after an oversight...
January 7, 2014 - 8:47pm
November 27, 2013
Mountrail County denies requests for oil waste landfills
STANLEY — Mountrail County officials have denied requests for two landfills for oil field waste. The county's zoning board on Monday approved a one-year moratorium on any such landfills. Zoning board member David Hynek says the county needs more time to consider large-scale...
November 27, 2013 - 10:53am
November 20, 2013
Attorneys: Multimillion-dollar deal in Bakken fire
BILLINGS, Mont. — A Montana man severely burned in a Bakken Oil Patch fire has reached a multimillion-dollar settlement with a Texas company accused of providing him insufficient training and equipment, according to attorneys for the plaintiff and court documents. Thirty-year-old...
November 20, 2013 - 6:20pm