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Press Pass, Sunday, August 28
Trump vows crackdown on immigrants who overstay visas if elected
Abused and exploited, child migrants in Italy dream of better life
Red River Valley storms produce tornadoes, 3-inch hail
Second case of babies switched in Canadian hospital shakes community
crime and courts
nation and world
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Field day: Organic matter is ingredient for healthy soil
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Scoreboard of August 28, 2016
Oak Grove tops Heart River football
Dickinson State volleyball drops to 0-4
Midgets swimming qualifies 3 for state at first meet
Schnepf: As clear as the new video boards, one thing is certain: Bison just find a way to win
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
good bad and ugly
Ilene (Hanel) Gill
George F. Anton
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 18, 2015
Update: Belfield man killed in tractor rollover
SOUTH HEART -- A 67-year-old Belfield man died Saturday in a tractor rollover while he was loading hay bales in a ditch off Interstate 94 about 6 miles west of Dickinson. Kent D. Hart was working in the south ditch of the interstate with an International Farmall 656 tractor with...
October 18, 2015 - 7:20pm
November 15, 2013
Hope helps in rescue of man trapped under 3-ton tractor
HOPE – One thing was on LeRoy Richards’ mind when he was waiting for help while lying at the bottom of a pit with an overturned 5,800-pound tractor on top of him. “The first thing was, he was going to fill that pit in” when he got out, said his wife Cindy.
November 15, 2013 - 10:10pm
August 28, 2013
Man found dead after tractor fire near Minto
MINTO -- A 79-year-old Walsh County man was found dead Monday evening after authorities responded to a report of a tractor fire near Minto. The fire was reported at 6:55 p.m. Monday, one mile east of Interstate 29 and three-quarters of a mile south of Walsh County Road 15, according...
August 28, 2013 - 12:00am
July 21, 2013
Tradition aside, safety experts say tractors hazardous for kids
FARGO -- In North Dakota and other rural states, the tradition of young children riding in tractors with their parents and grandparents is deeply ingrained in farm life. But farm safety experts warn it can turn tragic in an instant, as happened Wednesday near Cayuga, where a 1-year-old...
July 21, 2013 - 12:00am
July 5, 2013
Autonomous implement firm has futuristic plans
ST. MICHAEL, MINN. -- The developer of a so-called "autonomous tractor" said people all over the world are coming to see it. But he said the...
July 5, 2013 - 12:00am
June 22, 2013
Griffith set to bring rare tractor to Medora Car Show
Ken Griffith has been to car shows before. But he may bring his most unique piece yet to the Medora Car Show on Saturday. Griffith will be coming...
June 22, 2013 - 12:00am
April 26, 2013
Lidgerwood man's toy tractor collection not child's play
LIDGERWOOD -- John "Bud" Wisnewski's workshop is something more like Santa's workshop, the walls lined with shelves of toy tractors, implements, cars, planes and other machinery. The big difference between his Lidgerwood shop and Santa's at the North Pole is that Wisnewski may collect...
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
December 12, 2012
A tractor outside of Dakota Farm Equipment Inc. along Interstate 94 Business Loop East in Dickinson greets travelers entering and exiting town...
December 12, 2012 - 12:00am
August 30, 2012
'Great rodeo enthusiast': '09 Rodeo/Rancher of the Year passes away at farm in tractor-related incident
Killdeer is mourning the loss of native son and 2009 Roughrider Commission Rodeo/Rancher of the Year Thorris Sandvick, who is fondly remembered...
August 30, 2012 - 12:00am
August 16, 2012
Killdeer man's life cut short; CR Autoglass & Accessories co-owner dies in tractor accident
Friends and family will remember a 39-year-old Dunn County man who died early Wednesday morning in a tractor accident as an outdoorsman who loved...
August 16, 2012 - 12:00am
June 5, 2012
Memories of mowing, daydreaming in the field
It's just about the time of year when we'd start cutting alfalfa back on the farm. I tend to connect early June and haying season because when I was growing up, school ended about the time June arrived. No sooner had I put down the books than I climbed on a Ford tractor to mow the...
June 5, 2012 - 12:00am
September 11, 2011
13th annual Good 'Ol Taylor Days
Jim Enderle of Taylor shows off his tractor, which is painted pink for cancer awareness, at Jim and Linda Perhus's ranch on Saturday north of...
September 11, 2011 - 12:00am
April 8, 2009
Tractor vs. car accidents a reminder
A tragic accident that ended the life of two Hettinger residents on Monday and another crash involving a tractor over the weekend is a reminder to keep an eye out for farm equipment on area roads. Car vs. tractor crashes occur on average about once every other year and are usually...
April 8, 2009 - 11:17pm
April 7, 2009
2 killed in crash
Two Hettinger residents died Monday when the van they were in rear-ended a tractor, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Another person was injured. At 11:30 a.m. Monday a van driven by Merle Brattvet, 82, of Hettinger came over a hill in a van on Highway 22 south of Dickinson...
April 7, 2009 - 11:17pm
May 31, 2008
Passion for the prairie
Even on the rare occasions the Kubas children got the chance to leave the farm while growing up, Bobby Kubas didn't want to go. The fifth generation farmer and rancher couldn't think of a place he'd rather be. "I just loved to be around it all the time," Bobby said. "I still love...
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am