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3 killed, more than 100 injured in N.J. train crash
1 seriously injured after being struck by Amtrak train
Driver killed after semi truck rolls near Gladstone
Congress passes funding bill averting government shutdown
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Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Jung, Yoder pacing DHS boys cross country
Blue Hawks put No. 15 on the backburner
Cal Poly coach calls UND's backfield best combo in the league
Redbirds making the adjustment at quarterback after losing Roberson
Coyle is a right winger, Wild coach Boudreau says
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
good bad and ugly
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
April 14, 2012
Weight watching: Highway patrol monitoring truck traffic in the west
In response to the increase of truck traffic in the area, the North Dakota Highway Patrol is concentrating weight and commercial motor vehicle...
April 14, 2012 - 12:00am
January 18, 2012
Possible prohibition of heavy trucks on Third Avenue West in Dickinson
A busy section of Third Avenue West in Dickinson may soon be free of most heavy truck traffic as officials consider prohibiting their use of...
January 18, 2012 - 12:00am
December 7, 2011
Man injured when train strikes truck near Hebron
A Hebron man was injured and his vehicle sustained severe damage Tuesday afternoon when he failed to yield to a train 2 miles east of Hebron near Old Highway 10. The North Dakota Highway Patrol reported that Russell Heinle, 59, was traveling south on Morton County Road 89 when he...
December 7, 2011 - 12:00am
November 5, 2011
No injuries in truck versus train
A train and truck collision Wednesday night left traffic on State Avenue at a standstill for more than an hour, officials said. On Wednesday, a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train had entered the crossing on State Avenue when Dickinson resident Michael Bertelsen, 63, who was driving...
November 5, 2011 - 12:00am
October 30, 2011
Letter: Proceed with caution when taking a job
Southwestern North Dakota has a booming economy with many job opportunities for truck drivers. There are many reputable companies to work for, but sadly there are some that are not. Before taking a job, do your homework. Find out if you will be classified as an employee, or as...
October 30, 2011 - 12:00am
July 28, 2011
Crash becomes fatal
The North Dakota Highway Patrol reported the operator of a riding lawn mower died after colliding with the side of a semitrailer while trying...
July 28, 2011 - 12:00am
July 5, 2011
5,000 gallons of road oil spill in ND tanker crash
CAVALIER (AP) -- A semitrailer traveling from Canada rolled off a highway in northeastern North Dakota, injuring the driver and spilling thousands of gallons of an oil product. North Dakota Health Department scientist Mike Sauer says environmental damage appears minimal. The Highway...
July 5, 2011 - 12:12pm
March 4, 2009
Eagle survives crash through truck windshield
RENO, Nev. (AP) -- The eagle has landed -- with a thud -- after crashing through the windshield of a tractor-trailer on a Nevada highway. State wildlife officials said Wednesday that a 15-pound golden eagle with a 7-foot wing span has a swollen head but otherwise appears unhurt after...
March 4, 2009 - 3:23pm
February 21, 2009
Man gets pinned under tire in Dickinson
A 46-year-old man called for help when his truck rolled over his leg, pinning him under a tire Friday morning. Officer Corey Lee said Roger...
February 21, 2009 - 11:18pm
February 13, 2009
It's still slick
A semi truck with an oversized load tipped over after sliding off the slippery Interstate 94 on-ramp near Tiger Discount Wednesday. Trooper...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
February 6, 2009
Crash of car, beet truck kills 1
WAHPETON (AP) -- Authorities say a car slid into a sugar beet truck in Wahpeton, killing one person and injuring another. The victims names have not yet been released. Highway Patrol Trooper Keith Huwe says it happened around 9 p.m. at Wahpeton's 4th Street and Highway 210 bypass....
February 6, 2009 - 10:00am
February 1, 2009
Woman killed in rollover
A woman died Friday morning after getting pinned under a truck after it rolled in Morton County. The truck was traveling east on Interstate 94 at about 10 a.m. Friday when the female driver lost control of it. The truck slid sideways into the ditch, the tires were caught in the snow,...
February 1, 2009 - 12:00am
January 25, 2009
Promoter dies after accident at monster truck show
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A promoter for the Motor Sports Monster Truck & Thrill Show has died from injuries after an accident at the Dane County Coliseum, just over a week after a 6-year-old boy was killed in a monster truck event in Tacoma, Wash. The Dane County coroner said 41-year-old...
January 25, 2009 - 1:00pm
January 13, 2009
Driver dies while waiting for tow truck
A semi truck driver waiting for a tow truck died at about 5:30 a.m. Sunday, according to a press release from the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The truck lost control and went into the median on Interstate 94 at mile post 51. The driver, Maynard Gregersen, 75 of Swea City, Iowa, rocked...
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
June 20, 2008
Refuse truck dumps burning load in parking lot
DICKINSON - The Dickinson Volunteer Fire Department reported a Dickinson refuse truck's load caught on fire Thursday morning. Chief Bob Sivak said the call came in around 5:16 a.m. "The truck dumped its load by Trinity High School in the parking lot to avoid damage to the vehicle,"...
June 20, 2008 - 12:00am