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Top-ranking Vatican cardinal charged with sex offenses in Australia
Two Yellowstone National Park tourists injured by bison
Ruling: Suspended sheriff can question former prosecutor, but not governor
Protesters urge Hoeven to reject Senate GOP health reform bill
Grand Forks' Alerus Center gets ready for new leadership
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Playing the music of a bygone era
Celebrating 20 years of Family Fun Day
Big & Rich to headline Roughrider concert
Things your wedding server will never tell you
UND remains confident in Summit League despite IUPUI move
UND, Montana schedule future non-conference football matchups
Halftime tirade product of higher expectations from United coach Adrian Heath
Tyus Jones says new teammate Jimmy Butler adds toughness to team
Ex-NFL running back Portis considered murder after losing millions
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Port: NDSU President Bresciani finally figured out how to keep his mouth shut
Port: Let states take over health reform from federal politicians
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Judith J. Jackson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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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