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18-year-old charged with vehicular homicide in fatal crash
ND weather forecast calls for warm weather into December
New England has welcomed 9 foreign-exchange students
Governor candidates disclose financial interests
Police Blotter: Craigslist-type scam affects Dickinson area
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
Country superstar Garth Brooks signs Amazon streaming deal
Dickinson teen to receive Eagle Scout award
Irish singers headline concert series
Auxiliary sponsors Tour of Tables
U.S. breast cancer deaths drop; rate among white women falls most
DSU wide receiver Brown has seen the ‘whole spectrum’
Area high school football coaches react to new realignment
Heart River Cougars find footing at end of season
Killdeer faces familiar foe in Velva-Sawyer to open playoffs
Hunting license change means less local business
MCFEELY: National narrative over pipeline protest should be an eye-opener
LETTER: Who is "Vote Right 36?"
COLUMN: Despite Trump, demotic protest politics doesn't always fail
PORT: Democratic candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the Public Service Commission
Our View: Four for ND state offices
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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 15, 2016
Looming digital regulation has U.S. truck industry scrambling
GREEN BAY, Wis.—A new regulation that will force U.S. trucking companies to electronically log employee hours is designed to limit accidents...
News/Nation and World
October 15, 2016 - 4:37pm
September 28, 2016
ND road investments paying off in less maintenance
BISMARCK—A large infusion of one-time spending into statewide infrastructure has helped reduce projected maintenance costs for the next...
September 28, 2016 - 7:02pm
August 26, 2016
U.S. mulls rule to require speed-limiting devices for trucks, buses
• WASHINGTON—The U.S. Transportation Department on Friday, Aug. 26, issued a proposed rule that would require trucks and buses to be...
News/Nation and World
August 26, 2016 - 11:59am
May 24, 2016
Keystone XL denial affected Dakota Access Pipeline strategy, executive says
BISMARCK--The denial of the Keystone XL pipeline affected how the company building the Dakota Access Pipeline executed its strategy, one of its engineering executives said Tuesday at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference. Joey Mahmoud, the senior vice president of engineering for...
May 24, 2016 - 6:13pm
January 27, 2016
How Dickinson moves: City subject of study on public transportation in rural areas
Dickinson is one of two cities in North Dakota being studied in order to ascertain how access to public transportation impacts quality of life...
January 27, 2016 - 8:31pm
October 28, 2015
DOT personnel investigation at halfway point
BISMARCK -- An independent investigation of the North Dakota Department of Transportation’s Motor Vehicle Division office is at the midway point, according to Ken Purdy, director of North Dakota Human Resources Management Services. Purdy, whose agency is conducting the investigation,...
October 28, 2015 - 11:18pm
October 6, 2015
Investigation of motor vehicle division workplace underway
BISMARCK -- North Dakota Human Resources Management Services has begun an investigation at the state Department of Transportation’s Motor Vehicle...
October 6, 2015 - 6:15pm
August 3, 2015
Cramer hosts congressional delegation on tour of Bakken oil transportation
WILLISTON, N.D. – As six members of Congress rode the rails in northwest North Dakota on Monday to learn more about how Bakken crude is produced and transported, the topic hit especially close to home for one in the group. Rep. Cheri Bustos, whose district in northwest Illinois...
August 3, 2015 - 7:10pm
April 9, 2015
Officials lobby for long-term federal transportation bill in Pembina
PEMBINA, N.D. - Against the backdrop of a commuter bus production assembly line, officials lobbied Thursday for a long-term federal transportation...
April 9, 2015 - 7:01pm
August 14, 2014
Federal hazardous transportation grants promised to state
WASHINGTON — States will share in $20.2 million in federal grants that can be used to prepare for oil transportation disasters. In the Upper Midwest, Minnesota will get nearly $426,000, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced Wednesday. North Dakota, the nation’s...
August 14, 2014 - 12:12am
August 7, 2014
Energy secretary aware of Bakken woes
BISMARCK — U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz hasn’t been to North Dakota since 1999, but he said he’s aware of the infrastructure challenges facing the nation’s second-leading oil producer and looks forward to learning more about them during his visit to Bismarck today. “North...
August 7, 2014 - 11:35pm
May 12, 2014
Alcohol saturation results in 24 DUI arrests, many other citations
WILLISTON – A recent North Dakota Highway Patrol alcohol saturation effort in Williams and McKenzie counties resulted in 24 arrests for driving under the influence, the patrol said Monday. Troopers held the enforcement effort May 1-11. It also netted 16 arrests for driving...
May 12, 2014 - 4:04pm
Safety debate eyes taming Bakken crude before it hits rails
HOUSTON — After a spate of fiery derailments, the scramble to make North Dakota’s Bakken crude oil safer when it’s being transported on trains has focused on better tracks, slower speeds, and reinforced railcars that bypass urban areas. But that is starting to change. A...
May 12, 2014 - 3:30pm
April 29, 2014
N.D. has high rate of bridge concerns: Deficiency data ranks state as 7th worst rate among states
FARGO – More than 99,000 times a day, vehicles cross one of the 726 bridges in North Dakota that have at least one key structural element that’s...
April 29, 2014 - 10:44am
Transportation chief discusses rural needs, Wants more movement
WEST FARGO — Rail reliability issues have been a concern for farmers in the region trying to ship out 2013 crop grain and ship in fertilizer to get 2014 crops planted. But road infrastructure took center stage in a meeting on April 24 in West Fargo featuring U.S. Secretary of Transportation...
April 29, 2014 - 10:40am