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Kennedy logs more than 100 travel days since taking office; overall expense close to $30,000
Coachman camper towed by Alberta family a complete loss after rolling on I-94 outside Valley City
Jury finds Iowa man guilty of running over SD police officer
She was fired for an anti-Muslim tirade toward 3 Somali women. Now, they plan to help her get re-hired
NDSU still working to resolve fire safety violations
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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
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
West Fargo wins shootout with Royals
Vikings QB Bridgewater focused on 'one day at a time'
UND hockey lands commitment from Fargo defenseman
Vikings' Wright says comments from naysayers sometimes fire him up
McKinnon leaves Vikings practice with undisclosed injury
Republicans are starting to draw red lines on Trump firing Sessions and Mueller
'Spicey With the Stars?': Former White House spokesman being courted for show
Editorial: $500 for litter, but only $125 for 100 mph?
McFeely: Shirvani sycophants should admit they were wrong
McFeely: Former ND chancellor Shirvani resigns as president of Iowa College
Jeanne Marie (Gast) Kessel
Robert Leroy Lowenstein
Jeanne M. Kessel
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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June 26, 2014
South Dakota governor praises progress after damaging tornado: $45,000 raised for victims; Daugaard seeks federal aid
WESSINGTON SPRINGS, S.D. — Gov. Dennis Daugaard returned to Wessington Springs on Thursday to note the progress made in the tornado-stricken...
June 26, 2014 - 10:48pm
June 21, 2014
Congestion plagues tornado cleanup: Outsiders kept out of Wessington Springs as recovery progresses
By Marcus Traxler Forum News Service WESSINGTON SPRINGS, S.D. — Wessington Springs remained off-limits to outsiders Friday because of concerns...
June 21, 2014 - 12:00am
June 19, 2014
Kopfmann: ‘It was like being sandblasted:' Farm couple, only victims seriously injured by SD twister, describe ordeal
ALPENA, S.D. — Ronny Kopfmann lost what he called his “million-dollar view” Wednesday night after a tornado destroyed his farm southwest...
June 19, 2014 - 11:28pm
Tornado rips through South Dakota city
WESSINGTON SPRINGS, S.D. — John Berens was taking pictures with his iPad when his wife yelled at him to get to the basement. He saw a white...
June 19, 2014 - 11:27am
June 17, 2014
Western North Dakota in tornado watch
Portions of western North Dakota, eastern Montana and are in a long-range tornado watch until 8 p.m. Mountain Time, according to the National Weather Service in Bismarck. As of 4:37 MDT, much of the western part of the state is also under a flash flood watch, including Stark County,...
June 17, 2014 - 5:59pm
June 2, 2014
Sirens sound in Jamestown, tornado touches down in rural area
JAMESTOWN -- Emergency sirens in the city of Jamestown went off three times Sunday evening as a series of four tornado warnings were issued for...
June 2, 2014 - 12:15am
May 30, 2014
Baumgarten: There’s nowhere to run on the prairie
I had been asleep when I got a text Monday night. One of my reporters told me she was going to Watford City to cover a tornado and asked if I wanted to come along. At first I thought it was a dream, but I soon realized that it was no dream for the people living south of the Oil Patch...
May 30, 2014 - 6:15pm
May 28, 2014
Always darkest before dusk
May 28, 2014 - 11:16pm
Agencies offer assistance to storm victims
WATFORD CITY — The American Red Cross is opening a multi-agency resource center from 1 to 6 p.m. today at the Watford City Civic Center for residents affected by Monday night’s tornado. Organizations participating include McKenzie County Emergency Management, the Salvation Army...
May 28, 2014 - 11:01pm
May 27, 2014
Tornado raises camper prepardness concerns
WATFORD CITY — Stella Schlosser and her family of five didn’t have a plan for seeking shelter from a tornado in their RV near Watford City. On Monday night, they didn’t have time to plan when her husband Kevin’s cellphone flashed a tornado warning as they were eating dinner. “When...
May 27, 2014 - 8:08pm
'Some have lost everything:’ Twister blows away homes for people drawn to Oil Patch for work
WATFORD CITY — Aly and Derrick Dickinson’s baby boy is due in six days, but Monday night’s tornado demolished their RV and the nursery...
May 27, 2014 - 5:10pm
May 18, 2014
Severe thunderstorm watch issued for region
Almost all of eastern Montana and western North Dakota and South Dakota are under a severe thunderstorm watch, according to the National Weather Service in Bismarck. Meteorologists issued the watch at approximately 5:15 p.m. Sunday for the area. The watch stretches from Bozeman,...
May 18, 2014 - 7:08pm
June 9, 2013
Time for twisters: Early tornado season brings safety warnings
Western North Dakota has already seen three tornadoes this month and more could be right around the corner. Last week, tornadoes touched down...
June 9, 2013 - 12:00am
June 3, 2013
Tornadoes reported near Bowman, in southern Billings County
The National Weather Service said that a tornado reportedly touched down southeast of Bowman late Monday afternoon. A funnel cloud was spotted by as many as five trained weather spotters. Bowman County officials could not confirm if the tornado had done any damage when contacted...
June 3, 2013 - 6:05pm
May 25, 2013
Strong storms bring rain, hail to southwest North Dakota
With half dollar-sized hail and washed out roads, this Memorial Day weekend got off to a wet start. Most of southwest North Dakota was hit with heavy rain and air-to-ground lightning Saturday, during the official unofficial first weekend of summer. "We still have a severe thunderstorm...
May 25, 2013 - 8:28pm