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Suspect in deadly Toronto van rampage to face court hearing; motive for attack remains unclear
Pruitt to unveil controversial 'transparency' rule limiting what research EPA can use
NRA supporters are blowing up Yeti coolers. Yeti says it's all a big mistake.
Class-action lawsuit alleges Capella University lied about time, cost of advanced degrees
Spring flooding begins with flooded farmland along Red River
crime and courts
nation and world
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Why are tens of thousands of Americans still driving around with explosive devices in their cars?
Dakota Growers Pasta Company parent company eyes shift in brand group
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
39% of rural Americans lack access to rural broadband
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
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
'Tase me, and you'll see what happens,' an American Airlines flier said. Police did - 10 times.
An afternoon of fun: kids fair has a western theme
Saving England's children from the witches: DSU to present "The Witches:" by Roald Dahl
Life on the farm; Judy Hoff writes children's book
Commentary: For Wild, letting GM go was the easy part
Commentary: Wolves say they have to check the tape but fans understand what happened
DSU baseball drops final home game
Yankees tee off on Twins
Harden, Rockets ride record-setting quarter to rout over Timberwolves
Commentary: If Democrats want more say over North Dakota’s budget they should try winning some elections
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Commentary: The politics of North Dakota's big bad budget bind
Time to respond to reader feedback
Commentary: The fight over online sales taxes cannot be about fairness
Randy L. Fortin
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
November 10, 2010
State issues permits, but stays shipments for now
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- The Idaho Transportation Department has issued permits allowing oil giant ConocoPhillips to haul massive refinery equipment along scenic U.S. Highway 12 in northern Idaho. But the agency also suspended the big rigs from rolling any time soon, at least until...
November 10, 2010 - 6:53pm
November 9, 2010
ConocoPhillips readying wide loads
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) -- ConocoPhillips has begun readying two of four huge loads it plans to haul from Lewiston to a refinery in Billings, Mont. Idaho Transportation Department spokesman Jeff Stratten told the Lewiston Tribune that his agency hasn't taken any action on the permits...
November 9, 2010 - 12:19pm
August 19, 2010
Threatening call stops Calif. flight from takeoff
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A Transportation Security spokesman says officials are investigating a report of a threat made over the phone to a flight from San Francisco to New York before the jet took off. Transportation Security Administration spokesman Greg Soule says the agency asked...
August 19, 2010 - 2:39pm
August 18, 2010
Russian cruise ship collides with barge
MOSCOW (AP) -- A Russian cruise ship carrying hundreds of U.S. and German tourists collided with a barge on the Volga River on Wednesday, but no one was hurt, officials said. The collision occurred early in the morning in the Rybinsk reservoir on the Volga River, said the Russian...
August 18, 2010 - 11:56am
American Airlines to charge for front-row seats
NEW YORK (AP) -- American Airlines has found another fee. The Fort Worth, Texas, airline will charge between $19 and $39 for "Express Seats" -- those spots in the first few rows of coach that include bulkhead seats. The carrier's parent AMR Corp. said Wednesday that the price...
August 18, 2010 - 10:43am
August 17, 2010
No texting and driving ban in Grand Forks yet
GRAND FORKS (AP) -- A proposed ban on texting while driving in Grand Forks is going back to committee, so City Council members can determine what other items might be included in a broader distracted driving ordinance. The texting-and-driving law would forbid the sending and receiving...
August 17, 2010 - 12:30pm
August 12, 2010
Airport gets $218K to expand building
WASHINGTON -- Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport will use a $218,084 grant to expand the airport's terminal building, according to a Wednesday press release. Sens. Byron Dorgan and Kent Conrad and Congressman Earl Pomeroy said Wednesday that the U.S. Department of Transportation...
August 12, 2010 - 12:00am
August 1, 2010
Highway 85 a muddy mess
One frequently traveled area highway, often backed up with oilfield truck traffic due to construction, has turned into a muddy mess after heavy...
August 1, 2010 - 12:00am
July 28, 2010
Small plane makes safe emergency landing in ND
BISMARCK (AP) -- A single-engine plane flying from Canada to an air convention in Wisconsin made a safe emergency landing in North Dakota after having problems with its landing gear. Bill Cocke of Bowden, Alberta, and his two passengers detoured to Bismarck on Tuesday when the plane's...
July 28, 2010 - 10:32am
July 23, 2010
$1 million for Interstate 94 work
WASHINGTON -- The Dickinson area is one step closer to having $1 million for Interstate 94 reconstruction near the east Dickinson interchange. The $1 million would be used to reconstruct more than 11 miles of westbound Interstate 94, creating about 75 temporary construction jobs,...
July 23, 2010 - 12:00am
Upgrades for Beach Airport
WASHINGTON -- The Beach Airport is among airports statewide to receive funds to help make improvements. Sens. Byron Dorgan and Kent Conrad and Congressman Earl Pomeroy said in a press release Thursday that four Department of Transportation grants have been awarded to help make necessary...
July 23, 2010 - 12:00am
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