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Defenders of Wildlife take aim at Corps plan for Yellowstone River, fish
Measure 4 aims to decrease smoking rates, but opponents fear $70 million annual 'blank check'
North Dakota's Flying Farmer is back at stunts again
Write-in candidates certified for November election
Actress Shailene Woodley set for January trial in pipeline protest
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
Dickinson State WR Skabo earns NSAA honor
NDSU football schedules Butler for game at Target Field
Eagles' stifling defense flusters Bradford, Vikings
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
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
September 7, 2016
Tribes form group to try to boost tourism on reservations
BISMARCK-- Members of the newly formed North Dakota Native Tourism Alliance shared their progress in trying to develop more tourism on Indian...
September 7, 2016 - 11:12pm
August 23, 2016
Paris tourism chiefs demand rescue plan as attacks scare off visitors
PARIS—Islamist attacks have scared off thousands of tourists from Paris and its top attractions, helping rob the French capital of about...
News/Nation and World
August 23, 2016 - 12:00pm
August 19, 2016
Fish kill closes 183 miles of Yellowstone River, tributaries to all recreation
BILLINGS, Mont.—In an unprecedented move, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is closing 183 miles of the Yellowstone River from Gardiner...
August 19, 2016 - 2:34pm
August 12, 2016
Study examines genetics of bison in Theodore Roosevelt park
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Research underway at Theodore Roosevelt National Park aims to help scientists better understand bison in order to...
August 12, 2016 - 5:00pm
More visitors discovering splendor of national park's North Unit
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — To Jeff Van Hooser, the scenic drive through the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park is 14 miles of joy....
August 12, 2016 - 4:59pm
July 23, 2016
Vacancies up, room rates down for Oil Patch hotels
DICKINSON, N.D. — The price of a hotel room in western North Dakota has dropped by as much as 30 percent in the past year as hotels see...
July 23, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 14, 2016
Yellowstone hires Mandarin-speaking interpretive rangers due to growing influx of Chinese tourists
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. — Yellowstone National Park has hired three Mandarin-speaking interpretive rangers this summer to help ease communication with a growing influx of Chinese tourists. “It’s great to show the Chinese visitors my country, after they showed me theirs,”...
July 14, 2016 - 9:31pm
June 25, 2016
Fluffy Fields Vineyard and Winery open for business outside of Dickinson
Tessa Sian examined bunches of tiny green grapes no bigger than pearls before snipping them away and dropping them to the ground. She'd been...
June 25, 2016 - 10:47pm
June 2, 2016
Leier: Take care when launching this summer
Even with more places to fish, boat and enjoy the water than ever before in North Dakota, the increase in opportunity also means an increase in anglers, boats and personal watercraft. It’s a unique combination that can lead to isolated problems at boat ramps when everyone has the...
June 2, 2016 - 11:05pm
New app provides guide to use in Yellowstone National Park
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. — Now your cellphone can help guide you through Yellowstone National Park thanks to a new free app. The NPS Yellowstone National Park app is available from the Apple App Store. An Android version is still in the works. Cell service and Wi-Fi are limited...
June 2, 2016 - 11:03pm
April 21, 2016
Tourism in N.D. parks creates almost $40 million in economic benefits
MEDORA — A National Park Service report estimates in 2015 over 605,500 visitor spent almost $40 million in communities around Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site and Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site. As a result of that...
April 21, 2016 - 11:25pm
March 31, 2016
Cellphones might be to blame for more tourist injuries following bison encounters
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. — Cellphones may be responsible for an increase in the number of bison-related injuries to Yellowstone National...
March 31, 2016 - 9:44pm
March 30, 2016
Survey: Exchange rate deters Canadian visitors
GRAND FORKS -- A new survey shows three-fourths of Canadian travelers visit the Grand Forks area less often because of an unfavorable exchange rate. The survey results, which were released by the Greater Grand Forks Convention and Visitors Bureau Wednesday, help underline the Grand...
News/Nation and World
March 30, 2016 - 5:30pm
March 27, 2016
Medora gears up for visitors
MEDORA — The streets of historic Medora are quiet, but there’s plenty of activity behind the scenes. Merchants are sprucing up their shops...
March 27, 2016 - 3:15am
January 28, 2016
VIDEOS: ND native Josh Duhamel talks up state in promoting 2016 tourism campaign
North Dakota’s Josh Duhamel is calling the state one of the nation’s best-kept secrets. The Minot native appeared on NBC’s “Today Show”...
January 28, 2016 - 6:02pm