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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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
U.S. Forest Service
April 15, 2015
Gas flare suspected as cause of McKenzie County fire
KEENE, N.D. – Local officials point to a natural gas flare as the likely cause of a grass fire that scorched about 3,000 acres in McKenzie...
April 15, 2015 - 8:23pm
March 30, 2015
Ranchers express concern with environmental assessment plan
The U.S. Forest Service chief addressed concerns raised by leaders from grazing associations regarding an update to an environmental assessment...
March 30, 2015 - 8:04pm
February 27, 2015
Hoeven presses Forest Service on Grasslands management plan
WASHINGTON -- Sen. John Hoeven has asked the U.S. Forest Service to address concerns North Dakota rancher have before it issues its updates to the management plan for the Dakota Prairie Grasslands. Hoeven, R-N.D., raised concerns over the Forest Service’s recent draft update,...
February 27, 2015 - 9:08pm
February 19, 2015
Badlands bridge plan alters course
MEDORA — A controversial plan to build a bridge over the Little Missouri River in the rugged badlands north of Medora has been altered enough that some of its critics may be satisfied. Off the table are two alternatives that would have put the bridge in the location of the Theodore...
February 19, 2015 - 12:05am
September 18, 2014
Senate passes BLM streamlining bill
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate on Wednesday passed a bill to extend the federal Permit Streamlining Project program until 2026, which will help the Bureau of Land Management consider drilling permits. North Dakota’s U.S. Sens. John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp co-sponsored the bill. Currently,...
September 18, 2014 - 11:46pm
September 4, 2014
350-barrel brine spill reported near Belfield
BELFIELD — An estimated 350 barrels of brine, or salt water, leaked from a tank about 10 miles northwest of Belfield on Aug. 28, the North Dakota Department of Health reported Thursday. The well site is owned by Slawson Exploration Co., which reported the spill Thursday — a week...
September 4, 2014 - 10:55pm
August 16, 2014
U.S. Capitol Christmas tree to come from Chippewa National Forest
CASS LAKE, Minn. — This year’s U.S. Capitol Christmas tree has been selected from the Chippewa National Forest in Minnesota. Staff from the Capitol and U.S. Forest Service visited the forest in late July to narrow down dozens of candidates to the final selection. Another tree...
August 16, 2014 - 11:34pm
June 6, 2014
Man spraying weeds dies in ATV accident
A Beach man was killed while riding an ATV on U.S. Forest Service public land Thursday morning. Jared Burian, 32, was spraying weeds along a steep embankment about a half mile south of Highway 10 near Sentinel Butte when he lost control of his vehicle. The ATV rolled one and half...
June 6, 2014 - 4:59pm
March 13, 2014
Heitkamp goes to bat for ND ranchers over grazing concerns
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., is frustrated by what she said is a lack of grazing access for ranchers in the western part of the state — and...
March 13, 2014 - 6:41pm