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Democrats urge Burgum to form bipartisan commission to look at state budget
Energy Transfer Partners makes largest donation ever to University of Mary capital project
The 'Lost 74': ND vet who survived shipwreck wants victims remembered as Vietnam War casualties
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un suspends nuclear and missile tests, shuts down test site
Members say NRA encourages safety, doesn't deserve blame for gun violence
crime and courts
nation and world
Cass County project would be North Dakota's first major solar array
ND medical marijuana deadline extended after snafu
Bank of North Dakota reports 14th consecutive year of record profits
Commentary: Trump lied to me about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400
The gift of a supportive mother-in-law
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
U.S. consumers who have store-bought romaine lettuce should 'throw it away immediately,' CDC says
Area pagans, Wiccans explain ancient festivals that mark spring, summer
George W. Bush recalls his mother as strong, lucid and funny as she approached death
She calmly landed the Southwest flight and broke barriers as a fighter pilot
Welcome to Sarah's Culinary Q & A: How to slice an onion without crying
Jeff Teague's answer for struggling Timberwolves: 'Fight fire with fire, man'
Jets win first playoff series with Game 5 shutout of Wild
Freshman Tutsie shows he's ready to contribute in Bison Spring Game
Road to MLS Player of the Week Award goes through Minnesota
More artificial turf awaits Twins' Max Kepler as he tests balky knee in center field
Commentary: The fight over online sales taxes cannot be about fairness
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
COLUMN: New law doesn't improve hiring process for superintendent
Analysis: Nikki Haley's extraordinary rebuke of the White House
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
LaVonne M. Dill
Marie L. Kaiser
Finnly Jay Simonieg
Rep. Josh Boschee
Louis L. Owen
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
March 9, 2012
CP Railway shipping crude from new terminal
BISMARCK (AP) -- Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. has begun shipping rich Bakken crude to the Gulf Coast from a rail-loading facility under construction in western North Dakota. Pasadena, Texas-based U.S. Development Group LLC is building the terminal near the ghost town of Van Hook,...
March 9, 2012 - 12:00am
January 18, 2012
Driver of semi recovering after hit by train in Montana
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- The Montana Highway Patrol says the driver of a semi-trailer that was struck by a freight train in northeastern Montana is recovering at a Billings hospital. Trooper Ross Tuggle told The Billings Gazette it appeared 56-year-old Patrick Francis Parker of Sidney...
January 18, 2012 - 1:00pm
December 7, 2011
Man injured when train strikes truck near Hebron
A Hebron man was injured and his vehicle sustained severe damage Tuesday afternoon when he failed to yield to a train 2 miles east of Hebron near Old Highway 10. The North Dakota Highway Patrol reported that Russell Heinle, 59, was traveling south on Morton County Road 89 when he...
December 7, 2011 - 12:00am
November 5, 2011
No injuries in truck versus train
A train and truck collision Wednesday night left traffic on State Avenue at a standstill for more than an hour, officials said. On Wednesday, a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train had entered the crossing on State Avenue when Dickinson resident Michael Bertelsen, 63, who was driving...
November 5, 2011 - 12:00am
October 19, 2011
Delaying traffic; BNSF cause of State Avenue traffic jam in Dickinson
Tuesday morning's bumper-to-bumper traffic in west Dickinson was caused by a train and with reported delays of up to a half-hour, many people...
October 19, 2011 - 12:00am
September 10, 2011
Train crashes into vehicle in Dickinson
A Dickinson woman narrowly escaped her vehicle before a train plowed into it near Sixth Avenue Southeast, according to the Dickinson Police Department. "It...
September 10, 2011 - 12:00am
May 26, 2011
Drivers frustrated with crossing
Some drivers who frequently pass the train crossing on State Avenue are frustrated with the way the train operators have been conducting business lately. Burlington Northern Sante Fe Railway Director of Public Affairs Amy McBeth does not deny that waits may be longer than usual....
May 26, 2011 - 12:00am
May 4, 2011
Train sparks may have started blazes
GLADSTONE -- A train spewing sparks due to possible mechanical issues is believed to be the cause of eight spot fires along the railroad tracks...
May 4, 2011 - 12:00am
December 17, 2010
ND train derailment closes streets
WEST FARGO (AP) -- Five cars loaded with coal tipped Friday when an eastbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe train derailed in West Fargo. The Forum quoted police as reporting no injuries and no spill of hazardous chemicals. The derailment closed several streets and prompted police...
December 17, 2010 - 3:42pm
December 12, 2010
Coal train derails on edge of Jamestown
JAMESTOWN (AP) -- Authorities say a coal train of nearly two dozen cars derailed today on the edge of Jamestown. Stutsman County Sheriff's Lt. Bruce Judd says his office received the call about 7:30 a.m. and responded to the wreck on the west end of the railroad yard. Judd says...
December 12, 2010 - 1:01pm
November 19, 2010
Quiet zone not so quiet
Train horns are still blowing in Medora even after $196,000 was spent and months of work went into a railroad crossing "quiet zone" which began Aug. 6. "I and other city officials have heard citizen complaints on a nearly daily basis," Medora Police Chief John Bey said. "I was then...
November 19, 2010 - 12:00am
August 6, 2010
A little more peace and quiet in Medora
After an 18-month process, trains passing through Medora may be a bit less audible as railroad crossing quiet zones go into effect today. "It was kind of a long, drawn-out process, but it finally happened," said Mayor Doug Ellison.
August 6, 2010 - 12:00am
July 11, 2010
City supports train route
Local officials have endorsed reinstating a passenger train that hasn't run through the area in 30 years, but the project may not be backed financially. The North Coast Hiawatha Amtrak route operated between Chicago and Seattle, with stops at Dickinson, Fargo, Valley City, Jamestown...
July 11, 2010 - 12:00am
June 7, 2010
Quiet zone vote planned in Casselton
CASSELTON (AP) -- Residents of Casselton will vote Tuesday on whether they want to silence train whistles through the southeastern North Dakota town. The vote is only advisory. The city council will have the final say. The proposal calls for using 75 percent of the revenue from...
June 7, 2010 - 11:09am
April 3, 2010
Train hits abandoned car
A Burlington Northern Santa Fe engineer is relieved the vehicle the train he was operating crashed into Friday morning was unoccupied. Nobody was injured by the crash. A Hebron woman who allegedly left the vehicle at the crossing had been drinking, according to a press release from...
April 3, 2010 - 12:00am