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Oil industry workers split between Trump and Clinton
Piepkorn renewing his attacks on refugee settlement earning rebuke from Strand
Police Blotter: Minnesota man arrested for simple assault
Decker sentenced to prison time in continuous sexual abuse of a child case
DSU chemistry lab professor recovers after explosion, college examines emergency protocol
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Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
World Series Cinderellas deserve to be in Fall Classic
Zimmer says he has faith, but not proof yet of top team
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Martin R. Harnisch
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
October 14, 2016
Dickinson woman injured in crash in Mercer County
STANTON—A Dickinson woman was injured after she failed to stop at a stop sign in rural Mercer County on Thursday night, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Jessica Anderson, 34, was driving a 2009 Toyota Venza northbound on Highway 31 when she failed to stop at the...
October 14, 2016 - 1:55pm
August 9, 2016
Letter: When it comes to electricity, am I missing something?
Am I missing something here? The coal-fired power plant in Stanton has announced they will be closing down for lack of market. They cannot produce electricity for what the market will pay. At the same time, the Public Service Commission is issuing permits for wind farms as fast as...
August 9, 2016 - 6:01pm
July 15, 2016
Great River Energy closing Stanton plant
STANTON, N.D.—Great River Energy has announced plans to retire the Stanton Station power plant by May 2017. The company said the plant located about 40 miles northwest of Bismarck is no longer economic to operate with current low prices. "After careful consideration of several...
July 15, 2016 - 9:51pm
April 25, 2016
Power of old bones stops $10 million job
STANTON, N.D. — The power of old bones spoke earlier this month, when a $10 million construction project came to a five-day halt so the bones...
April 25, 2016 - 11:26am
January 6, 2016
Man camp for fertilizer plant workers OK’d, but underground mine tunnels a concern
STANTON, N.D. — The owner of empty oil patch man camp units has permission to bring them to a location between Hazen and Beulah to house workers...
January 6, 2016 - 5:23pm
March 7, 2015
Germans, be happy: Fleischkuechle being made at new facility in Leeds
LEEDS — Never fear, fleischkuechle lovers: That juicy, doughy mainstay is back, coming to fans of German food everywhere from a new production...
March 7, 2015 - 8:12pm
November 5, 2014
Official newspaper race is state’s closest: Beulah Beacon heads Hazen Star with 7 votes
STANTON — The closest race in Tuesday’s North Dakota general election wasn’t between candidates or on a constitutional measure. It was the bid for Mercer County’s Official Newspaper. “I don’t think we ever had a recount for newspapers,” Secretary of State Al Jaeger...
November 5, 2014 - 10:00pm
June 17, 2014
Second man pleads guilty in Golden Valley shooting case
STANTON — A second man charged in a Golden Valley shooting case has pleaded guilty to burglary. Bryson Snell of Hazen changed his plea for the Class C felony during a pretrial hearing on June 11, according to the North Dakota Courts website. He was sentenced to three years with...
News/crime and courts
June 17, 2014 - 5:03pm
May 16, 2014
Not just a number: Standout DSU grad Stefanie Bohrer prepares for master’s program
Stefanie Bohrer could have taken a lot of paths in her four years at Dickinson State University. The 5-foot-11 Stanton native came to DSU...
May 16, 2014 - 7:21pm
May 15, 2014
Man pleads guilty in Golden Valley shooting: Two others expected to go to trial
One man involved in a Golden Valley shooting is going to jail while two others have pleaded not guilty. Benjamin Schultz, Golden Valley, pleaded guilty to being an accomplice to burglary Wednesday during a preliminary hearing at the Mercer County Courthouse in Stanton for an incident...
News/crime and courts
May 15, 2014 - 6:27pm
May 4, 2014
Cobb case leaves lasting impacts in ND: AG says white supremacist’s actions painful for small town, but some good came of it
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s top law enforcement official says the recent controversy involving a white supremacist’s failed attempt to convert...
May 4, 2014 - 11:12pm
April 25, 2014
Hearing set for men involved in Golden Valley shootout
STANTON — Three men facing charges related to a shootout near Golden Valley are expected to be in court Wednesday, May 14. Bryson Snell of Hazen, and Benjamin Schultz and Brett Knudson, both of Golden Valley, are being held at the Mercer County Jail in Stanton after allegedly...
News/crime and courts
April 25, 2014 - 6:15pm
April 2, 2014
Man involved in shootout drove to Beulah: Law enforcement release details in Golden Valley shooting
The 60-year-old man involved in a Golden Valley shootout returned fire and then drove to Beulah despite having gunshot wounds, law enforcement said Tuesday. Jeffrey Gegelman was at his home in Golden Valley on Sunday when three young men “began to beat on the door, and entered...
April 2, 2014 - 6:54pm
April 1, 2014
Mercer County Sheriff releases intruder’s name: Knudson charged with attempted murder
STANTON — The Mercer County Sheriff’s Department has release the name of a man that allegedly shot a Golden Valley man. Brett Daniel Knudson, 20, of Golden Valley, allegedly entered Jeff Gegelman’s home in the small town Sunday. Mercer County State’s Attorney Jessica Binder...
April 1, 2014 - 6:16pm
February 26, 2014
Plea deal reached in Cobb terrorizing case
BISMARCK - Grant County State’s Attorney Todd Schwarz said a plea agreement has been reached with white supremacist Craig Cobb, who is accused of terrorizing residents in the small town of Leith. A change of plea hearing is set for 3 p.m. Thursday in Burleigh County. Schwarz...
News/crime and courts
February 26, 2014 - 6:22pm