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There once was a fan of ‘Fargo’
Bathroom fire injures occupant, causes others to evacuate
Mildred Johnson, first woman to serve on ND higher education board, dies at age 96
Officials: Big beets for Billings
Man pleads guilty to sexual abuse of a child
Nation & World
Hedging on TransCanada: Pipeline company eyed by U.S. investor activists
St. Paul rail yard expansion on the right track: City won’t fight appeal for environmental study
Keystone XL pipeline’s cost in South Dakota more than doubles
$1M jury award to western N.D. ranch for oil drilling impacts could cost industry in future
Tallgrass Energy submits tariffs for its Pony Express crude oil pipeline
Baumgarten: Through the eye of a camera
North Dakota Republican Legislators: Surge plan would save state money, benefit everyone
Letter: School board has obligation to resolve differences with DEA
Letter: Clean Water Amendment is in best interest of people
Beef Talk: Cow herd expansion needs land
Going down for new purpose
The buzz about bees: Kyle and Lauren Michels are involved in honey production as a hobby
Changing lives through service in Paraguay: Allie Murphy plans second trip to Fiji
Dickinson High Royal Court
Speakers: Get smart on investment fraud
Viola "Wienie" Marie Barthel
Lawrence C. Mosbrucker
Frank C. & Judy Miller
Doing IT his way: California native starts Dickinson computer firm
Small Town Style: Transitional trends
Journeying the Narrow Path
Patrick Hope: It’s punishment time!
Jackie Hope: Yeast workers, arise!
Football is in his blood: DSU receiver Keith sees field as home away from home
Blue Hawks ready for Vikings
Lefor makes DVD to remember Trinity’s 1979 title team
Raiders recover for victory against Bulldogs
Dickinson High beats Mandan for first win
July 5, 2014
Through the Facebook mill: Police embrace opportunities, challenges of social media
As a social user in his personal life, Dickinson Police Capt. David Wilkie said he only realized what social media could do for his department after he posted a report to Facebook about a missing juvenile, drawing in almost 2,000 views in just 30 minutes. “It had hits all across...
news / local
July 5, 2014 - 11:05pm
April 29, 2014
Dickinson Police to offer Internet safety course
When Dickinson Police Detective Travis Leintz started as an Internet Crimes Against Children affiliate three years ago, the phone app Instagram was barely a year old. Snapchat had just been released and Whisper didn’t even exist yet. “They change daily,” he said. If the names...
news / local
April 29, 2014 - 11:36pm
February 6, 2014
Ticketed driver allegedly tweeted threats: Minn. man charged with felony after officers singled out in posts
HASTINGS, Minn. — A 20-year-old South St. Paul man upset over a speeding ticket from a Minnesota State Patrol trooper turned to Twitter to threaten to kill the trooper and St. Paul police officers, prosecutors say. Harrison William Rund was charged Thursday in Dakota County District...
news / crime
February 6, 2014 - 11:31pm
August 1, 2013
Twitter time with Sen. Heitkamp
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp's first Twitter town hall Thursday morning lasted only about 20 minutes because she had to make a vote, she told followers. Heitkamp, D-N.D., answered a few of the 11 questions or comments posed to her, including North Dakota Rep. Kylie Oversen, D-Grand ...
news / north dakota
August 1, 2013 - 4:36pm
March 24, 2013
Twitter account focuses on good people and good deeds at West Fargo High School
WEST FARGO -- It's no tricks, just good tweets, on a West Fargo High School-focused Twitter page highlighting the positives in Packerland. The Twitter account -- "Wfhs_compliment" -- was created about a week ago by West Fargo High School junior Jorden Troie.
education / news / north dakota
March 24, 2013 - 5:23pm
March 20, 2013
Confession: Online fad sweeps across ND schools
FARGO -- An online fad is sweeping across area high schools and colleges, allowing students to post anonymous "confessions" about life as a young student. The confessional Twitter accounts have become a platform for cyber-bullying, leading at least two students to file harassment...
news / north dakota
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
March 1, 2013
ND legislator apologizes for 'Nazi' tweet
BISMARCK -- A North Dakota House member from Jamestown said Thursday she "had a lapse in judgment," when she referred to Rep. Al Carlson of Fargo as a Nazi on Twitter. Rep.
news / north dakota
March 1, 2013 - 12:00am
February 22, 2013
Red River fans dress as Ku Klux Klan for hockey game
GRAND FORKS -- A photo appearing to show Grand Forks Red River High School hockey fans dressed in white hoods and robes similar to those of the Ku Klux Klan surfaced on the social media site Twitter on Friday evening. The photo, taken by University of North Dakota student Shane Schuster...
news / north dakota / preps / sports
February 22, 2013 - 11:52pm
January 5, 2013
Bison fan shows Twitter traffic during the game
MADISON, Wis. -- University of Wisconsin graduate student Chris Cantey mapped geo-tagged tweets that included North Dakota State-related words...
college / sports
January 5, 2013 - 11:41pm
July 8, 2012
UND embracing Twitter feed
GRAND FORKS -- Amid investigations into sexual assaults on its Missoula, Mont., campus, the University of Montana football team grabbed headlines during the offseason when team captains decided to ban the program's players from using Twitter, a popular social media website that can...
July 8, 2012 - 12:04am
March 15, 2012
Follow Dustin Monke's tweets from the Class B state girls basketball tournament
preps / sports
March 15, 2012 - 12:53pm
President's opinion of Kanye West sparks debate
NEW YORK (AP) -- President Barack Obama's candid thoughts about rapper Kanye West are provoking a debate over standards of journalism in the Twitter age. ABC News says it was wrong for its employees to tweet that Obama had called West a "jackass" for his treatment of country singer...
September 15, 2009 - 3:32pm