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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
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
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
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
July 30, 2016
City continues to expand water infrastructure
From filling glasses to flushing toilets, Dickinson's water infrastructure has significantly expanded through major municipal investments over...
July 30, 2016 - 5:37pm
July 22, 2016
Blue-green algae warning issued for Bowman-Haley Reservoir
BOWMAN—State officials on Friday issued a blue-green algae warning for Bowman-Haley Reservoir after high levels of a hazardous toxin produced by the algae were detected in the water. The North Dakota Department of Health stated in a release that water samples collected Wednesday...
July 22, 2016 - 6:17pm
July 12, 2016
Sully Creek affected by oil spill in Billings County
FRYBURG -- An equipment failure caused a small amount of oil and produced water mixture to spill into Sully Creek west of Fryburg on Monday, according to a release by the North Dakota Department of Health. About 200 barrels of oil and 225 barrels of produced water were released onto...
July 12, 2016 - 3:42pm
June 22, 2016
Power restored to Southwest Water's Lake Sakakawea intake
The Southwest Water Authority asked more than 60,000 people in southwest North Dakota to conserve water Wednesday following a power outage at...
June 22, 2016 - 9:28pm
June 12, 2016
Langdon to vote on shipping water from Devils Lake
LANGDON -- Langdon may look into building an $11.6 million water treatment plant if residents vote down a measure that would allow the city to purchase water from the Northeast Regional Water District. Residents will head to the polls Tuesday to vote on a measure that would allow...
June 12, 2016 - 9:40pm
June 11, 2016
Dunn County Commission election surrounds budget concerns
DUNN COUNTY -- With two Dunn County Commission seats up for election Tuesday, the county’s budget is on the mind for nearly all of the candidates. Both incumbents are running for re-election for the four-year position. Three others are seeking to replace them. Reinhard Hauck,...
June 11, 2016 - 11:47pm
May 2, 2016
City sales tax income weighs heavy in Stark Development's request for funding
A body the city of Dickinson helps fund through sales tax dollars got a cool response to its scheduled funding request during Monday's City Commission...
May 2, 2016 - 10:06pm
April 25, 2016
Lightning strikes, burns saltwater disposal well site in Dunn County
MANNING—A lightning strike at a saltwater disposal well about 4 miles southwest of Manning led to a "very large explosion," Dunn County Emergency Manager Denise Brew said, and burned 640 barrels of oil and 640 barrels of saltwater on Sunday. QC Environmental Services, Inc.,...
April 25, 2016 - 3:03pm
April 23, 2016
Looking for the level: Question of Devils Lake elevation pits farming versus fishing
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. -- Since reaching a modern-day record high elevation of 1,454.3 feet above sea level five years ago--after a nearly 32-foot...
April 23, 2016 - 9:23pm
March 28, 2016
Replacing caloric beverages with water can benefit your health
GRAND FORKS -- Those chasing the latest diet trends may just need to go back to the basics. Water is essential to human life, but it can be more beneficial in a person’s diet than many people realize. Water helps to keep a person alert and focused, as well as doing other tasks such...
March 28, 2016 - 1:08pm
Red River Water Supply Project funding faces new hurdle
FARGO, N.D. --The quest to bring Missouri River water to the Red River Valley has faced many obstacles over the decades, including environmental opposition and the federal budget crunch. Now a new hurdle looms for the proposed Red River Valley Water Supply Project: low oil prices....
March 28, 2016 - 9:16am
March 21, 2016
Leonard to get rural water service
LEONARD -- The day when residents here can turn on the tap and not have to worry about toxic arsenic in their water has drawn a big step closer. The State Water Commission has awarded a grant that will pay three-quarters of the cost of extending rural water service to this town of...
March 21, 2016 - 3:33pm
March 8, 2016
ND lawmakers press Army Corps official for diversion funding assurance
BISMARCK – State lawmakers pressed a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers official here Tuesday for assurances that the federal agency will fund its share of the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project beyond the $5 million announced last month that put it on the corps’ to-do list. Col....
March 8, 2016 - 4:57pm
March 7, 2016
Eroded berm allows 2,700 barrels of saltwater to spill into pasture
WILLISTON – A reported spill of more than 2,700 barrels of saltwater northeast of Williston over the weekend reinforces the need for oil well pads to have adequate containment berms, one state agency said Monday. Zavanna staff discovered the spill of 2,733 barrels, or 114,786 gallons,...
March 7, 2016 - 4:49pm
March 1, 2016
Emulsion spill leaks into Billings County stock pond
BISMARCK -- A pipeline leak in Billings County released about 40 barrels of brine and 8 barrels of oil at a site operated by White Rock Oil and Gas about 18 miles northwest of Belfield, according to a statement by the North Dakota Department of Health. An undetermined amount of this...
March 1, 2016 - 10:06am