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N.D. legislative leaders want 'very narrow' focus on budget fix in special session
Game plan, costs for special session outlined
Two missing hikers rescued in South Dakota Badlands
Democratic campaign group for U.S. Congress confirms computer hack
Uneasy about U.S. election, rich investors eye selling stocks for cash
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
Dickinson native Jaeger receives entrepreneurship award
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Twins trade Nunez to Giants
Class A Legion Baseball Notebook: Wahpeton, Valley City and West Fargo all pick up wins
Volunteers bow out of Class A legion tourney with loss to hard-hitting Devils Lake
Roughriders rebound against Grand Forks, keep season alive in Legion AA tournament
Big 7th pushes Twins past Orioles
Port: Real sovereignty for Native Americans would mean property rights and policy autonomy
Jacobs: More delay in North Dakotan's confirmation
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
Letter: Political parties doing anything to gain control
good bad and ugly
Grant Gerhard Gullickson
Johnny D. Witt
James "Jim" Reetz, Sr.
Con (Buz) Short
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 22, 2010
6 dead, 9 hurt in Calif Greyhound bus crash
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- A Greyhound bus traveling to Sacramento from Los Angeles crashed on a highway in California's Central Valley early Thursday morning, killing six and seriously injuring nine others. The bus, carrying 36 people, struck an SUV that had overturned in front of...
July 22, 2010 - 1:08pm
Traffic patterns, bypasses among questions at expressway meeting
BELFIELD -- An Amidon City Council member wonders what a bypass around her town will do to business if the Theodore Roosevelt Expressway project takes hold of the area. She was among about 30 people gathered at the Belfield Memorial Hall Wednesday to learn and share input on the...
July 22, 2010 - 12:00am
July 19, 2010
Construction begins on Highway 85
Motorists will need to slow down on Highway 85 from Belfield to Fairfield as construction began Monday. Speeds are reduced to 35 mph in some areas and a width restriction of 17 feet is in place. Flaggers and a pilot car are also present, according to a press release from the North...
July 19, 2010 - 9:26am
July 18, 2010
Ohio to test Chia Pet-like sound wall on highway
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Ohio plans to build a sound barrier made out of soil and plants in the state's first eco-friendly attempt at muffling highway noise. A spokesman for the state transportation department says the 12-foot high wall will be like a Chia Pet: Workers will water bags filled...
July 18, 2010 - 2:25pm
July 1, 2010
7 states to launch impaired driving crackdown
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin will join six other states in a weekend crackdown on imparied driving on Interstate 94. The I-94 Corridor Traffic Enforcement Project will begin on Friday evening and end early Saturday morning. The project involves local, county and state police...
July 1, 2010 - 12:15pm
May 10, 2010
British Airways plans fresh strikes
LONDON (AP) -- Cabin crew at British Airways PLC announced plans today to strike for a total of 20 days in May and June, threatening yet more chaos for tens of thousands of travelers just weeks after an Icelandic volcanic ash cloud shut down European air space.
May 10, 2010 - 11:32am
April 13, 2010
Roads have it rough
Transportation companies hauling heavier loads have some concerned about what that means to road upkeep and costs. This was among issues to arise...
April 13, 2010 - 12:00am
July 29, 2009
DOT plans wetland project
In a reciprocal relationship with the lands of North Dakota, the North Dakota Department of Transportation proposes restoring a wetland site north of Richardton. "With all of our projects, we impact wetlands and under federal law we have to mitigate those wetlands," said Sheri Lares,...
July 29, 2009 - 12:00am
June 19, 2009
$2.3M Villard project planned
In the next couple of years Dickinson will have a $2.3 million bandage placed on it. That's how North Dakota Department of Transportation officials referred to a mill and overlay project on Villard Street at an informational meeting few attended at City Hall Thursday evening.
June 19, 2009 - 12:00am
March 6, 2009
Schools, roads, get much of fed package
BISMARCK -- North Dakota is taking in about $573.5 million from the federal economic stimulus package, with much of it dedicated to education and transportation. The total for schools will be $152.8 million, and about half of that will go directly to school districts, which can...
March 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 27, 2009
NDDOT considers Dickinson area projects
The North Dakota Department of Transportation has announced it will consider a variety of projects for the upcoming years and a few are in the Dickinson area. The department is requesting public comments for the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program, a four-year program of...
February 27, 2009 - 11:04pm
February 26, 2009
Travel alert issued statewide
At 8:45 a.m. the North Dakota Department of Transportation issued a statewide travel alert due to blowing and drifting snow. Highway 21 is blocked from Carson to New Leipzig due to snow drifts. A no travel advisory remains for the south central and south eastern region of the ...
February 26, 2009 - 9:02am
February 12, 2009
No travel advisory lifted, alert in effect
The North Dakota Department of Transportation lifted a no travel advisory statewide. A statewide travel alert remains in effect due to long stretches of compacted snow and scattered ice on the roadway. Motorists are cautioned to be alert to changing conditions. · Highway 200A...
February 12, 2009 - 8:00am