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In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
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
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
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
May 22, 2013
ND workers return home after Oklahoma tornado
WILLISTON -- Pilot Liz Lillard was in Williston on Monday as she watched a live feed of a massive tornado pass over her children's day care in Moore, Okla. "It's the worst feeling in the world to watch a tornado go over your two kids and there's nothing you can do about it," Lillard...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
December 26, 2012
Nasty storms blamed for 1 death, make travel tough
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- A Christmas Day twister outbreak left behind damage from Louisiana to Alabama while holiday travelers in the nation's much colder midsection battled sometimes treacherous driving conditions from freezing rain and blizzard conditions. In Mobile, Ala., a tornado...
December 26, 2012 - 12:00am
June 16, 2012
125 years ago today, Grand Forks was blown away
GRAND FORKS -- A hundred twenty-five years ago today, a tornado ripped through the heart of Grand Forks and East Grand Forks. It killed eight,...
June 16, 2012 - 12:00am
May 25, 2012
Tornado can't stop a Kansas wedding
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- In the plains of central Kansas, tornadoes are so unremarkable that guests barely flinched as a barrel-racing bride wed her...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
April 15, 2012
Midwest twisters touch down
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- More than a dozen possible tornadoes were reported Saturday as forecasters warned residents across the nation's midsection...
April 15, 2012 - 12:00am
April 14, 2012
Tornadoes already lashing Midwest; 'Life-threatening' storms feared
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Tornado sirens sounded across Oklahoma City early Saturday as the nation's midsection braced for what forecasters cautioned could be a day of "life-threatening" storms, with the most dangerous weather expected to develop in the afternoon. At least three possible...
April 14, 2012 - 1:40pm