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Quake brings down buildings in central Italy, at least six believed killed
Family grieves death of motorcyclist who was missing for 2 months
Gubernatorial candidates face off in first debate Thursday night
Corps commander visits F-M diversion project
More than 200 students enrolled in unmanned aircraft program at UND, and Kennedy wants bigger footprint
crime and courts
nation and world
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Jackie Hope: Get out your money and stock up at back-to-school blowouts
Veeder: Sister on the ranch means best friend for me, unhired help for dad
Feature Photo: Serving on the other side of the world
MBI raises $34,000 for Make-A-Wish
Dickinson State women’s golf picked 5th in NSAA, men tabbed 6th
Midgets volleyball back with experienced group
Missouri Valley Conference official mum on possible UND membership
New $7.2M Fargodome video boards debut at Bison football opener
Arizona State hockey officially applies to NCHC
Holten: There is no greater burden
Port: Ironic that Dakota Access Pipeline is permitted while protest against it isn't
Port: Dakota Access protesters need turn toward honesty
Brock: Don't blame it on Rio
Omdahl: Cigarette tax initiated to bypass Legislature
good bad and ugly
Terry "Dick" Bullinger
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
Victim, suspects named in Bowman motel homicide
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