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City in northeast corner of North Dakota opens daycare facility, hopes to spur growth
Jury finds ND man guilty of murdering man by stabbing him in the heart
Pipeline protest setting tense, but quiet
More than 120 Dakota Access protesters arrested, sent to jails across North Dakota
Community comes together to stock Amen Food Pantry’s shelves before the holidays
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
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
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
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
UND hopes to reach the top of the Big Sky this season
UND women's basketball team plans to push pace
DSU men's basketball downed by Minot State in home opener
Arrieta, Cubs even World Series with Game 2 win
Grizzlies slip by Timberwolves in season opener
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
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
Bernice M. Kuhn
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Martin R. Harnisch
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
October 5, 2016
Former Valley City lieutenant accused of having sex in evidence room
VALLEY CITY—A Valley City police lieutenant who resigned in July in the face of a second internal investigation against him was accused...
October 5, 2016 - 7:18pm
September 24, 2016
'Luxury living' coming to Valley City with repurposed vacant building
VALLEY CITY, N.D.—The idea of transforming older buildings into high-end living or office space has caught on big in a lot of larger cities,...
September 24, 2016 - 6:06pm
September 5, 2016
Push to dissolve Valley City Police Department stalls, but new drive aims to make chief job elected post
VALLEY CITY, N.D.—Valley City is conducting a special election Sept. 15 to decide who will fill the position of president of the City Commission,...
News/crime and courts
September 5, 2016 - 3:15pm
Man injured in cropduster crash
VALLEY CITY– A Valley City man was injured in Barnes County after his plane crashed in a field Friday, Aug. 5.A 1974 Thrush cropduster was flying in the area when the pilot, 45-year-old Brian Welken, started having trouble with the aircraft and tried to land the plane in an open...
News/Nation and World
August 5, 2016 - 11:37pm
July 20, 2016
With largest-ever N.D. wind farm planned, regulator blames coal plant closing on wind power
BISMARCK — After receiving an application for the largest individual wind farm permit in state history, North Dakota utility regulators...
July 20, 2016 - 3:19pm
July 7, 2016
Valley City officer investigated over wage claims on leave for probe of new 'serious' allegations
VALLEY CITY, N.D.—The Valley City Police Department has launched a new internal investigation concerning "the possibility of violations"...
July 7, 2016 - 6:43pm
June 29, 2016
Allegations of wage fraud against Valley City police officer unfounded, report finds
VALLEY CITY, N.D. — Allegations that a Valley City police officer illegally drew wages from multiple agencies while on duty are unfounded, Valley City Police Chief Fred Thompson said Wednesday, June 29. Thompson said an investigation into the pay and work schedules of Lt. David...
June 29, 2016 - 11:30pm
June 14, 2016
Valley City man killed when lawnmower rolls
VALLEY CITY -- A 51-year-old man was killed Monday, June 13, when the riding lawn mower he was using overturned while he was cutting grass on a hillside. Police identified the victim of the accident as Todd Mark Heck of Valley City. He was an employee of the Valley City Public School...
June 14, 2016 - 4:47pm
May 25, 2016
Man who was struck by train recovering, sister says
JAMESTOWN -- A Jamestown man who was struck by a BNSF train last month while he was in a wheelchair is recovering from his injuries, said his...
May 25, 2016 - 11:03pm
April 14, 2016
Human bone found on side of road in Valley City
VALLEY CITY -- Police here are investigating the discovery of a human bone found on the side of a road earlier this week near an American Indian burial ground. "Because it was found in an area that is a known Indian burial site, we have to determine if it belongs to the Indian burial...
April 14, 2016 - 5:21pm
March 4, 2016
Proposed borehole project draws concern from water districts
BISMARCK -- While the Energy and Environmental Research Center continues to evaluate its options for drilling an experimental borehole to test deep rock for nuclear waste storage, a joint meeting of water districts plans to take up petitions against it. When the Upper and Lower Sheyenne...
March 4, 2016 - 9:18pm
February 26, 2016
Audits criticize ND land office’s handling of oil impact grants, unclaimed property
VALLEY CITY, N.D. -- A county prosecutor decided not to press charges this month against Russell Myhre, the city attorney in Valley City, despite written statements from two minors who claimed they got booze from the man more than three times their age. Cherrie Varner, 20, and a 17-year-old...
February 26, 2016 - 12:14pm
February 22, 2016
Valley City city attorney claims vindication in local political row
FARGO -- Valley City, N.D.'s city attorney will not be prosecuted on allegations he bought alcohol for minors. The rumors that Russell Myhre had broken the law was part of a smear campaign against three other city officials orchestrated by their political enemies, attorney Joseph...
February 22, 2016 - 9:49pm
January 27, 2016
How Dickinson moves: City subject of study on public transportation in rural areas
Dickinson is one of two cities in North Dakota being studied in order to ascertain how access to public transportation impacts quality of life...
January 27, 2016 - 8:31pm
January 25, 2016
One killed, one injured in Valley City house fire
VALLEY CITY -- A husband was killed and his wife was injured Sunday in an early morning house fire here. Valley City Fire Chief Gary Retterath...
January 25, 2016 - 9:56pm