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September 30, 2013
Shutdown would affect Theodore Roosevelt National Park
MEDORA -- Theodore Roosevelt National Park will be one of 401 national parks required to close today in the event of a government shutdown. The park's 30 permanent employees are expected to report to work today, but most would be sent home after four hours if the government shuts...
September 30, 2013 - 5:24pm
September 28, 2013
Astronaut: Keep reaching for the stars
THEODORE ROOSEVELT NATIONAL PARK -- Rick Hieb believes America is still a country where hard work, dedication and education pays off and can...
September 28, 2013 - 11:07pm
Body of missing Hillsboro man believed found in Badlands
The body of a Hillsboro man missing since late July is believed to have been found in the Badlands, the McKenzie County Sheriff's Office reported. Authorities believe the body of Duncan Templer was found Saturday morning by hunters, who reported finding a deceased male east of Highway...
September 28, 2013 - 10:24pm
Other views: Today's wild horse auction a big deal
Today's auction in Wishek of wild horses from North Dakota's Badlands has attracted national attention. It is likely buyers from several states and possibly Canada will descend on the small McIntosh County town for the sale of some 100 horses that have been culled from the herd in...
September 28, 2013 - 12:00am
August 13, 2013
Medora Musical sees increase in attendance numbers
MEDORA -- The Medora Musical has seen a 10 percent increase in attendance from 2012, the Theodore Roosevelt Medora Foundation announced Tuesday. By the end of July, more than two-thirds of the way through the season, more than 66,000 visitors had attended the show. "This is exceptional...
August 13, 2013 - 5:08pm
August 10, 2013
A tale of two different worlds
Theodore Roosevelt National Park spokesperson Eileen Andes said park officials were encouraged by dialogue this week with Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, with Andes adding that the biggest challenge facing the park is cohabitation with the energy industry. "It...
August 10, 2013 - 12:00am
July 29, 2013
Auction set for wild horses from Theodore Roosevelt National Park
Online: -- Photographs and information about the horses of Theodore Roosevelt National Park can be found at www.trnphorses.phanfare.com or on...
July 29, 2013 - 12:00am
Birth control for wild horses could prevent roundups to thin herd
FARGO - An experiment involving birth control for the wild horses in Theodore Roosevelt National Park in western North Dakota is about to get a boost. Researchers have been testing a vaccine on some of the mares in the wild horse herd in the park's South Unit since 2009. The immuno-contraceptive...
July 29, 2013 - 12:00am
July 22, 2013
Medora to celebrate Day of the Cowboy on Saturday
Medora will celebrate The Day of the Cowboy on Saturday. It is a national event held in cowboy towns throughout the nation and Medora is hosting a variety of events to coincide with the celebration. Events begin at 11 a.m. The Day of the Cowboy in Medora includes a selection of...
July 22, 2013 - 11:27am
July 9, 2013
Rainfall prompts closing of North Unit visitor center
WATFORD CITY -- The visitor center of the Theodore Roosevelt National Park North Unit will close this month after unprecedented rainfall caused the Badlands soil under the building to shift. Park Superintendent Valerie Naylor said unstable bentonite clay in the area absorbs a lot...
July 9, 2013 - 11:04pm
'President Roosevelt' to hold book signings in Medora
MEDORA -- In honor of the 100th anniversary of the publication of Theodore Roosevelt's Autobiography, nationally renowned Roosevelt repriser Joe Wiegand will be signing copies of the autobiography as the 26th President at the Western Edge Bookstore from 1-2:30 p.m.
July 9, 2013 - 11:02pm
July 5, 2013
Filmmaking group visits South Unit, Dickinson
Taking a first-hand look at what would be the backdrop of their project, members of a group spearheading a Theodore Roosevelt film initiative...
July 5, 2013 - 10:03pm
June 25, 2013
Hoeven: Painted Canyon Overlook to stay open through October
The Painted Canyon Overlook will now be open and available until November. A one-month extension of the operating hours for the scenic rest...
June 25, 2013 - 11:07am
June 13, 2013
Serenity in the Bakken: TRNP North Unit balancing beauty against oil boom's impact
THEODORE ROOSEVELT NATIONAL PARK NORTH UNIT Ron Sams remembers a time when very little of note happened here. The U.S. law enforcement park...
June 13, 2013 - 12:46am
May 30, 2013
Annual TRNP bird walk and breakfast to be held Sunday
The Theodore Roosevelt Nature and History Association invites birders of all ages and experience levels to participate in the 59th annual Bird Walk on Sunday. The walk begins at 6:30 a.m. MDT in the Cottonwood Campground in the South Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park. The...
May 30, 2013 - 10:14am