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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
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Carol Ann Zimmermann
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
February 18, 2012
The hills have kaolinite: Geological Survey studys clay in western counties
North Dakota officials are looking at local resources to keep fractures for oil wells open and meet a proppant shortage, officials said. The...
February 18, 2012 - 12:00am
October 17, 2010
Golden Valley County seat up for grabs
Two people are competing to be the next District 3 Golden Valley County commissioner. Incumbent David Quale has been a commissioner for eight years. He is challenged by Paul Schmitz, who decided to run because he feels it is time for a change. "I think bringing in a new perspective...
October 17, 2010 - 12:00am
September 30, 2010
Williams Dam getting overdue makeover
Williams Dam in Golden Valley County will get a $337,639 makeover this fall, though it was supposed to begin this summer. Officials still are...
September 30, 2010 - 12:00am
November 22, 2009
Some notes about cabbages and kinds
Bipartisan may be a bitter word in Washington these days but the greatest success in 50 years was the result of bipartisanship on the part of two politicians who are poles apart -- President George Bush and President Barack Obama. Their joint effort on the $800 billion recovery fund...
November 22, 2009 - 12:00am
November 8, 2009
Danger in leaving town
In the late 1800s and early 1900s, it was dangerous to leave town. When you got back, it could have become someplace else. As towns were platted and founded across the state, the names chosen by the locals were not always acceptable. Sometimes, the railroad company didn't like the...
November 8, 2009 - 12:00am
September 4, 2009
Letter: Reward offered for help finding puppy killer
In such a small community as ours, one would think you'd know your neighbors. On Aug. 14 of this year around 9 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. someone came into our yard, and kicked and beat our 10-month-old puppy to death while he was still tied up. It was a gruesome task, the person or persons...
September 4, 2009 - 12:00am
July 26, 2009
Hay crop a 'total turnaround'
GOLDEN VALLEY (AP) -- John Flemmer has been in the hay field for about 50 years near Golden Valley. In 2008, he saw his worst year. In 2009, with more moisture, he's seeing his best. Flemmer says he got 2,400 bales of hay last year on more than 2,000 acres of alfalfa and other land...
July 26, 2009 - 12:00am
May 28, 2009
Counting the miles, millions spent on road projects
Now that all the snow has melted, county road crews are well into road maintenance and fixing destruction a brutal winter brought. The Stark County road crew has been patching potholes in subdivisions. "It will take us a while," said Al Heiser, county road superintendent.
May 28, 2009 - 12:00am
April 21, 2009
Igniting the prairie
NEAR WATFORD CITY -- Those driving into the valley which holds the entrance to Theodore Roosevelt National Park's North Unit may have been worried...
April 21, 2009 - 10:50pm
April 16, 2009
Valley City State cancels softball, baseball seasons
The flooding that caused the evacuation of Valley City also forced Valley City State University to cancel its baseball and softball seasons Wednesday. While spring semester classes at the university will continue via the Internet, students won't be returning to campus. One of...
April 16, 2009 - 12:04am
April 10, 2009
Flooding threatens closure of Valley City bridges
VALLEY CITY (AP) -- All but one of Valley City's 11 bridges will have to close if the Sheyenne River reaches record levels, Barnes County officials say. The National Weather Service is predicting the Sheyenne will rise to 22 feet in Valley City by Tuesday, or two feet higher than...
April 10, 2009 - 11:36pm
March 12, 2009
Valley City truck hits line, 100 without phone service
VALLEY CITY (AP) -- Qwest is working to restore phone service by afternoon to more than 100 Valley City customers who lost it Monday night. The service was knocked out when a city truck struck a telephone line. Qwest officials say blizzard conditions prevented repair crews from...
March 12, 2009 - 11:07am
Sound defense leads Blue Hawks past Vikings
Dickinson State men's basketball coach Ty Orton wanted to emphasize defense against Valley City State. His game plan played out nicely Wednesday...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
Off the glass
Ashley Emmons didn't even know what happened until she looked at the Scott Gymnasium scoreboard. However, when the Dickinson State senior finally...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Herbel leads way as DSU tops VCSU
VALLEY CITY -- A slow start by the Dickinson State women's basketball team was overcome when the Blue Hawks went back to one of their most basic offensive concepts -- get the ball to Kia Herbel. Herbel, a 6-foot-2 junior, had game-highs of 27 points and 14 rebounds as the Hawks downed...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am