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Israel's Shimon Peres, 93, dies in Tel Aviv
Clinton seeks to keep Trump on defensive after debate
Obama power plant rules face key test in U.S. court
Chelsea Clinton coming to Fargo for fundraiser
Bismarck murder trial delayed until January
crime and courts
nation and world
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Port: Burgum says Obama blocking Dakota Access Pipeline could spark recession
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
DSU volleyball tops South Dakota Mines
Trinity pulls away from Beulah for sweep
Hazeltine pedigree planned from the start
Reeve: Best team ever for U.S. at Ryder Cup?
All that homework pays off for Carson Wentz
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
good bad and ugly
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
August 19, 2015
Watford City bypass project named a finalist in national contest
WATFORD CITY -- The Watford City Southeast and Southwest bypass project has been named one of the top 10 projects for America’s Transportation Awards competition. The project is in the running for the grand prize, which is selected by a panel of experts, and the people’s choice...
August 19, 2015 - 5:34pm
May 7, 2014
Accurate 2020 count will require some legwork
WILLISTON — Getting an accurate count of North Dakota’s population in 2020 will require working with local communities and educating people...
May 7, 2014 - 6:52pm
May 31, 2012
ND Oil Patch bridge to be closed at night
North Dakota transportation officials say U.S. Highway 85 about 14 miles south of Watford City will be closed to all traffic during nighttime hours starting Monday. The closure from the hours of 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Central time will enable crews to complete repairs to the Long X Bridge....
May 31, 2012 - 11:12am
July 13, 2011
Dickinson man injured in crash near Watford City
A Dickinson man was injured in a rear-end crash involving four men about a mile south of Watford City Tuesday afternoon. Dale Lantz, 61, of Dickinson was traveling south on Highway 85 about a mile south of Watford City at about 45 mph when he was rear-ended upon slowing down for...
July 13, 2011 - 10:26am
November 26, 2009
Dakota Recreation Report
Fishing - Lake Sakakawea elevation Wednesday, 1,842.6 feet above mean sea level with Garrison Dam average daily releases of 13,000 cubic feet per second. - North Dakota Game and Fish Department District Game Wardens: Continued Missouri River walleye success. - Bowman, Bowman-Haley...
November 26, 2009 - 12:00am
May 21, 2009
Lives rearranged by drinking and driving
Bonnie Peterson and her family were traveling through Minnesota to get home to Watford City when their lives were shattered in the blink of an...
May 21, 2009 - 11:45pm
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
March 18, 2009
FLOOD WATER RISING
Area rivers are overflowing and continuing to cause issues for nearby residents, especially between Grassy Butte and Watford City. The Little...
March 18, 2009 - 11:10pm
February 21, 2009
Area man in critical condition after crash
A 38-year-old Dickinson man was injured in a car crash 11 miles east of Watford City on Thursday morning, according to a North Dakota Highway Patrol press release, and is listed in critical condition after being air lifted to Minneapolis. Harley Fisher of Dickinson was traveling...
February 21, 2009 - 4:04pm
February 10, 2009
Dickinson Trinity boys jump to No. 3
As its coach stares down a possible milestone victory, the Dickinson Trinity boys basketball team jumped to its highest ranking of the season. The Titans (12-1) leapt two spots to No. 3 in the North Dakota Associated Press Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association's Class B boys...
February 10, 2009 - 12:00am
February 8, 2009
Titans go ahead late to beat Wolves
WATFORD CITY -- The Dickinson Trinity girls basketball team used a strong third quarter to put Watford City away on Saturday. Clinging to a 27-22 lead, Trinity outscored the Wolves 20-4 in the third quarter to take a 57-40 win. "Again, our depth really helped us tonight," Trinity...
February 8, 2009 - 12:00am
April 18, 2008
Anderson starts the year off on a strong note
SOUTH HEART -- Paige Anderson teed off on the 12th hole and sliced nearly all the way to the men's tee boxes on the 13th hole at Pheasant Country Golf Course. That didn't faze the Watford City senior though. Anderson simply chipped her way out of the rough and onto the green, setting...
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am
March 15, 2008
Grafton tops Watford City
FARGO - Andrew Wysocki didn't let his bum left ankle get the best of him Friday night against Watford City. Wysocki scored Grafton's first eight points and gave his team its first lead just 30 seconds into the second quarter. The Spoilers outscored Watford City 16-4 in the quarter...
March 15, 2008 - 12:00am