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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
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
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
July 20, 2013
Heitkamp discusses transportation with new U.S. secretary
With transportation usually at the forefront of issues discussed in booming western North Dakota, the state's junior senator on Friday met with new U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx to mull over the more pressing concerns. "As the Oil Patch continues to support America's...
July 20, 2013 - 12:00am
July 12, 2013
VA transportation initative set for 'highly rural' vets
The Department of Veterans Affairs this week announced a new initiative aimed at helping its population served in rural areas. In a release issued Wednesday by the VA, the organization stated that it intends to offer "new transportation services for those living in highly rural areas"...
July 12, 2013 - 12:00am
May 22, 2013
ND Gov. names new director of DOT
BISMARCK -- North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple today appointed Grant Levi as executive director of the state's Department of Transportation. Levi had been serving as the interim executive director since November 2012, when he was appointed to temporarily fill the position following...
May 22, 2013 - 12:10pm
May 15, 2013
Fewer ND highway fatalities so far
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota highway fatalities so far this year are lower than they were during the same period a year ago, going against a general trend of rising fatalities statewide and nationwide. According to figures released Friday by the North Dakota Highway Patrol, there...
May 15, 2013 - 12:00am
May 2, 2013
Hailing a cab in Dickinson gets easier
Dickinson residents without a vehicle might find it a bit easier to traverse the city by the end of the year. The city has issued three taxicab...
May 2, 2013 - 12:00am
April 28, 2013
Digi-Key to drive new workers to work
GRAND FORKS -- "Leave the driving to us" was a longtime slogan of the Greyhound Lines bus company. Recently, Digi-Key has adopted a version of that slogan as a pitch to attract employees. The electronic components distributor based in Thief River Falls, Minn., has about 2,400 wo...
April 28, 2013 - 12:00am
February 24, 2013
Glut of western oil: Details emerge on Calumet terminal in Superior to help fill crude transportation shortfall
February 24, 2013 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
Some want feds out of the way when it comes to transportation plans
The North Dakota Department of Transportation offered the public a "30,000-foot level look" at the state's transportation system Tuesday. At the public meeting attended by two community members at the Ramada Grand Dakota Lodge in Dickinson, Jack Olson, NDDOT assistant director of...
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
May 29, 2012
Highway 85 west of Dickinson sees 124 percent increase
The North Dakota Department of Transportation wants to get a better understanding of traffic patterns in the Oil Patch, officials said Friday,...
May 29, 2012 - 12:00am
May 25, 2012
Letter: Rick Berg may be the one to help with Amtrak, transportation trouble
I am a railroad travel advocate. I wish to see Amtrak railroad passenger service continue operating via Fargo, Grand Forks, Devils Lake, Rugby, Minot, Stanley and Williston. Rep. Rick Berg (R-ND), among others, saw to it that service, with needed track repairs between Fargo and...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
April 12, 2012
NDSU, DSU partnership would bring transportation expertise to W. ND
North Dakota State University and Dickinson State University want to team up to bring transportation and logistics expertise to western North Dakota. NDSU's Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute is proposing to establish a program at Dickinson State to provide technical training...
April 12, 2012 - 12:00am
February 23, 2012
DOT issues travel alert for southwest ND
The North Dakota Department of Transportation has issued a travel alert for southwest North Dakota due to continuous ice on roadways creating hazardous travel conditions, according to a press release. Cities and surrounding areas in the travel alert include Belfield, Dickinson, Grassy...
February 23, 2012 - 8:22pm
Dickinson officials concentrate on transportation, land use
Transportation, land use and population were on the minds of Dickinson city officials Wednesday as they discussed a comprehensive plan that would...
February 23, 2012 - 12:00am
November 21, 2011
Oil patch trucks being inspected in ND, Mont.
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) -- Highway Patrol officers this week are conducting wide-scale truck inspections in northwest North Dakota and northeast Montana. Truck traffic has increased dramatically in the region because of booming oil activity. Officers are conducting safety inspections...
November 21, 2011 - 7:50am
July 22, 2011
Dickinson officials take NDDOT members on tour of city's trouble spots
Dickinson officials took members of the North Dakota Department of Transportation on a tour of the city to demonstrate the traffic congestion...
July 22, 2011 - 12:00am