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Manning fire put out
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USDA releases CRP land for emergency grazing
Petitions submitted for recall of LaMoure County state's attorney
Legislative vote in ND sets up rare legal battle with governor
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Things your wedding server will never tell you
How do you keep a family together after a divorce?
Devils tab Hischier with No. 1 pick in 2017 NHL draft
Kings part ways with Matt Greene
Rebuild-a-Bulls: Butler trade signals hard Chicago reset
Jung's seventh-inning homer lifts Dickinson Roughriders
From the floor up: Lewis builds on small DSU women’s basketball team in first season as head coach
OUR VIEW: DSU Foundation whole story needs to be told
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
Kindness is Contagious: Little black dresses bring joy during trials
From Russia With Love: A story of Facebook and frustration
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
Raphael "Ralph" Brinster
Sister Adele (Verena) Wehri
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
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
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Honoring our Firefighters
USDA releases CRP land for emergency grazing
December 31, 2014
Open relationships more in the adoption forefront
FARGO — Angela and Ray Schepp of Stanley want their son to know where he came from. That’s why they’ve kept in contact with 6-month-old...
December 31, 2014 - 2:03pm
December 12, 2014
Energy company plans diesel, natural gas plants in North Dakota, Montana
WILLISTON — A Williston-based energy company has plans to roll out at least four plants in the Bakken region that would refine crude into diesel and strip natural gas liquids from oil. Quantum Energy calls the plants 21st Century Energy Center(s) and has optioned big tracts of...
December 12, 2014 - 11:52pm
December 4, 2014
Public hearing set on pipeline project
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Public Service Commission will hold a public hearing Thursday in Stanley on a proposal to convert an existing crude oil gathering pipeline into a transmission line in western North Dakota. Houston-based Targa Badlands LLC has submitted an application...
December 4, 2014 - 9:56pm
November 14, 2014
Quantum drops Billings as site for refinery
BILLINGS, Mont. -- Quantum Energy Inc. has apparently dropped a Billings, Mont., site from its plans to build refineries in Montana and North Dakota. The Arizona company is planning to develop up to five refineries designed to produce diesel fuel from Bakken crude oil.
November 14, 2014 - 4:40pm
October 1, 2014
Dunn County commissioners wary on how pipeline will affect landowner rights
MANNING — Weathered by years of oil activity, Dunn County commissioners warned of the importance of landowner relations Wednesday as they met...
October 1, 2014 - 10:34pm
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