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Higher ed board will interview Potts, Flakoll for chancellor job
Belfield man rear-ends semi trailer, dies
No charges against officer who shot man after chase
DPS budget committee discusses potential land acquisition
House passes bill that could spoil health insurance deal
University to recruit students to study Bakken impact on wildlife, environment
As oil prices slide, North Dakota sees manufacturing in its future
ND drilling rig count falls below 100
Boil order lifted for some Divide County towns
Officials clarify when cos. are exempt from flaring rule
Holten: That was then; this is now
Other Views: Derailed rail study had merit
Kemp: Hedge funds get short of oil as storage fills
Letter: Gag amendment for trafficking bill leaves women in the dark
Letter: Why are we voting on discrimination bill?
#TBT: Early signs of the boom
AppSnap: TripIt alleviates (some) travel stress
Stolen memories: Local family has World War II memorabilia stolen during home invasion
Rural Manvel couple's outdoor birth experience focus of TV reality show
Patrick Hope: Covering the basics
Robert "Mike" Murphy
George Allan Lynch
Numbers on the upswing: Decline in gun tags contributes to success rate jump among ND hunters
Leier: Signs of spring are in the air
Dakota Recreation Report
Hands full from the start: UND’s first round opponent Quinnipac building a strong reputation on college hockey scene
Haussler to retire as Bismarck’s athletic director
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
Elevator evolution: Technology changing how elevators like Southwest Grain operate
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 about who should be counted as residents, the Census Bureau director said Wednesday. John Thompson heard from leaders of Oil Patch communities...
Energy / Bakken
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...
local / news
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...
local / news
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 Missouri River rose halfway up an unoccupied trailer home, SUV and camper near Watford City Wednesday morning. The McKenzie County Sheriff's...
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...
preps / Titans
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...
preps / Titans
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