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Melania Trump will be back in spotlight, apparently to her surprise
Hacked emails show Clinton aides surprised at 2015 email revelations
Pipeline protest setting tense, but quiet
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
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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 28, 2014
Two sentenced for church arson
VALLEY CITY — Little more than a year after a fire claimed Faith Lutheran Church in Valley City, the two individuals responsible were sentenced. Andrew Michael Miklas, who is 25 or 26, Fargo, and Nicole Ellen Lindermann, who is 19 or 20, Kathryn, were sentenced by Southeast District...
News/crime and courts
October 28, 2014 - 11:18pm
September 3, 2014
PSC orders financial pledge for cost of reclaiming wind farms
BISMARCK — In a first for the state, the North Dakota Public Service Commission has required a wind farm owner to provide financial assurance that it can cover the future costs of reclaiming the site when the wind turbines reach the end of their lifespan. “These are huge, imposing...
September 3, 2014 - 5:33pm
August 22, 2014
Crowds drawn to fee-free flea market
VALLEY CITY — Jodi Rae Ingstad and Sheree Lynn Bowen were brainstorming ways to help others, Ingstad said, when they decided to put together...
August 22, 2014 - 11:09pm
June 23, 2014
92-year-old struck by a car in Valley City
VALLEY CITY - A 92-year-old woman struck by a car Sunday evening in Valley City was airlifted to a Fargo hospital to be treated for her injuries. Rita Weber remained hospitalized at Sanford Health on Monday morning, but her condition was not available, hospital staff said. The...
News/crime and courts
June 23, 2014 - 12:07pm
June 19, 2014
House near I-94 to be moved for Valley City business corridor
VALLEY CITY — A stately house visible from Interstate 94 here will be moved to make way for a business corridor. The brown A-frame house just off Exit 294 is scheduled to be moved by the end of the month. The Valley City Barnes County Development Corp. bought the house, two other...
June 19, 2014 - 11:14pm
May 31, 2014
Cold plunges take hold but pose risks: Jumping into frigid waters a trend for teens
FARGO — It used to be an insult to tell someone to go jump in a lake. Now, it’s apparently a challenge to have fun, often with a hook requiring...
May 31, 2014 - 8:54pm
May 9, 2014
Former University of Jamestown student to serve 65 days for terrorizing
JAMESTOWN — A former University of Jamestown student will serve 65 days in the Stutsman County Correctional Center for terrorizing. Robert Flores, 19, who is originally from Southgate, Calif., and now lives in Valley City, was found guilty of terrorizing by a 12-person jury in...
News/crime and courts
May 9, 2014 - 12:25am
April 22, 2014
Valley City bail bond agent under cease-and-desist order
BISMARCK — North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm recently served a cease-and-desist order against Robert Lewis Heier of Kathryn and his business, Dakota Bond & Tracking in Valley City. The order alleges that Heier wrote bail bonds in North Dakota over a two-year period...
April 22, 2014 - 6:41pm
Body of college student pulled from Sheyenne River: Victim from Blaine, Minn., played baseball for Valley City State
VALLEY CITY – Crews looking for a missing Valley City State University student found his body in the Sheyenne River this morning, Valley City Police Chief Fred Thompson said. The body was recovered about 10 a.m., Mayor Bob Werkhoven said. “It puts some closure on the tragic...
April 22, 2014 - 2:50pm
April 21, 2014
Authorities search for missing rafter near Valley City
VALLEY CITY - Firefighters are searching the Sheyenne River for a man who was riding in a rubber raft when it capsized early Monday morning....
April 21, 2014 - 3:16pm
March 2, 2014
‘Quality of Life’ a focus for Valley City officials
VALLEY CITY — Leaders in Valley City have had steady success attracting industry over the years, but now they’re aiming for businesses that improve the quality of life for a population they hope starts growing after a decade of decline. City staples like a movie theater, authentic...
March 2, 2014 - 12:55am
March 1, 2014
North Dakota Winter Show begins next week in Valley City
VALLEY CITY — The North Dakota Winter Show kicks off next week in the North Dakota Winter Show building on Winter Show Road in Valley City. Commercial exhibit coordinator Katie Oakes said among the new events debuting at this year’s show, an entire day will be dedicated to man’s...
March 1, 2014 - 1:21am
February 22, 2014
Valley City judge set to hear murder conspiracy case
BISMARCK — North Dakota District Judge Jay Schmitz of Valley City was named this week by the state Supreme Court to hear the murder conspiracy case against Grand Forks attorney Henry Howe. Howe is slated for a preliminary hearing and/or arraignment March 28 in Grafton, when he...
February 22, 2014 - 12:07am
February 5, 2014
Herman Stern to become 40th recipient of Rough Rider Award
FARGO — Herman Stern was a driving force at Straus Clothing for decades, founded the Greater North Dakota Association and spearheaded the North Dakota Winter Show. Stern, who emigrated from Germany to Casselton at the age of 16, was named posthumously Wednesday as the 40th recipient...
February 5, 2014 - 3:03pm
January 24, 2014
Sale of Valley City auditorium pending historical society review
VALLEY CITY — Valley City’s sale of its City Auditorium is pending a review by the State Historical Society of North Dakota. The City Commission received a notice of violation dated Jan. 15 from the historical society after local media reports ran headlines stating the city had...
January 24, 2014 - 11:47pm