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Standing Rock casino becomes refuge as storm hits protest camp
Blizzard blasts region with up to 19 inches of snow, howling winds that close down most ND roads
ND oil pipeline shut down after 'significant' spill in creek
A survivor of Pearl Harbor attack
Minot mayor's effort for hepatitis screening fall short
crime and courts
nation and world
EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
Protesters, police engaged in standoff at creek between camp and pipeline construction area
Standing Rock chairman applauds Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
Bulldogs boys basketball stressing defense to take next step
NCAA puts a stop to NDSU 'Thunderstruck" intro video for playoffs
Goedert having 'dream' season for South Dakota State
NDSU's Werner not opposed to playing North Dakota twice in one season
As Wild road trip wears on, Graovac accustomed to suitcase living
OMDAHL: Does North Dakota need two parties?
Port: Standing Rock's 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
Commentary: True or false, Trump's tweets beat the media at its own game
Barbara Rose Secrest
Audrey J. Cline
John R. Metz
Hans Peter Ahlness
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
I-94 closed between Dickinson and Valley City
October 1, 2016
N.D. Legacy Fund tops $4 billion in less than six years
BISMARCK — Less than six years after North Dakota residents voted to sock away oil and gas tax collections for future generations, the Legacy Fund has topped $4 billion in value, a "phenomenal" feat the state's chief investment officer said speaks to the state's fiscal conservatism....
October 1, 2016 - 11:29am
September 29, 2016
N.D. budget still on track for negative ending balance, even after budget cuts and fund transfers
BISMARCK — Despite more than $1 billion in agency budget cuts and planned fund transfers, North Dakota's general fund budget is still on...
September 29, 2016 - 12:40pm
Historic ranch in ND Badlands fetches more than $3.3 million
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — A historic ranch in the North Dakota Badlands sold Wednesday, Sept. 28, for more than $3.3 million to nine different...
September 29, 2016 - 11:57am
September 28, 2016
Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
SAN FRANCISCO — The chief executive of North Dakota's largest oil producer, Whiting Petroleum Corp, says the standoff over the $3.7 billion...
September 28, 2016 - 10:17am
September 27, 2016
5 arrested after pipeline protests continue
ST. ANTHONY, N.D. — More people were arrested Tuesday, Sept. 27, in the course of pipeline protests held near St. Anthony. The Morton County Sheriff's Department said law enforcement received reports around noon that Highway 6 was blocked. Five people were arrested for disorderly...
September 27, 2016 - 6:20pm
Stenehjem gives Dakota Access 30 days to explain land purchase
BISMARCK — Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem on Tuesday gave the company building the Dakota Access Pipeline 30 days to explain how it intends...
September 27, 2016 - 6:17pm
Tweets about presidential debate from state agency's account prompts review
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Health is reviewing posts to its official Twitter account in which its public information director wrote opinionated comments about the U.S. presidential debate, a spokeswoman said Tuesday, Sept. 26. The tweets during the Monday night...
September 27, 2016 - 5:50pm
September 26, 2016
Morton County Sheriff: Pipeline security guard injured in confrontation with protesters
BISMARCK – Authorities say a Dakota Access Pipeline security guard sustained minor injuries in a confrontation Sunday, Sept. 25, with pipeline...
News/crime and courts
September 26, 2016 - 6:07pm
September 23, 2016
Listening sessions established to allow tribal input on federal infrastructure projects
WASHINGTON - Federal agencies have scheduled a listening session and tribal consultations in six regions of the country in response to concerns raised by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's challenge of the Dakota Access Pipeline. The U.S. Departments of the Army, Interior and Justice...
September 23, 2016 - 9:21pm
Dakota Access buys land near encampment where tribe claims sacred sites disturbed
BISMARCK — The company building the Dakota Access Pipeline has purchased 20 parcels of land totaling several thousand acres just north...
September 23, 2016 - 9:13pm
September 22, 2016
Native American tribes bring Dakota pipeline fight to Congress
WASHINGTON — Native American tribes took their fight to Washington on Thursday, Sept. 22, to stop development of a $3.7 billion oil pipeline,...
September 22, 2016 - 4:54pm
Cheaper option feasible for RRV Water Supply Project, officials say
BISMARCK — Officials spearheading a decades-old effort to divert Missouri River water to eastern North Dakota during droughts said they've...
September 22, 2016 - 2:18pm
September 19, 2016
Delay to new pipeline rules disappoints Helms, union
BISMARCK — North Dakota's top oil regulator says he is disappointed new rules for gathering pipelines won't take effect Oct. 1 as proposed,...
September 19, 2016 - 6:29pm
September 15, 2016
Lawmakers say angel fund skirted law with real estate investments
BISMARCK — Three agencies are investigating whether a North Dakota angel fund ran afoul of state law when it sought investors for real...
September 15, 2016 - 5:58pm
September 14, 2016
Felony charges up ante for Dakota Access protesters
NEW SALEM, N.D. – Authorities upped the ante Wednesday, Sept. 14, in trying to discourage protesters from disrupting work on the Dakota Access...
September 14, 2016 - 5:54pm