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Trump's speech to Congress is a chance for a reset
Pipeline protester charged with abusing elderly mother at camp, exploiting vulnerable adult
ND counties risk federal funding if landowners encroach on right-of-ways
Trump to order review of WOTUS regulations, official says
'I can't lose my baby boy': Moorhead 8-year-old with new liver, new sister finally back home
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Klein, Henningsgard highlight DSU’s NSAA awards
Dickinson High's Martin named to West Region team
Four of Region 7’s best on display for tournament
Wild score 12 seconds into overtime to beat Kings
DSU basketball loses to Bellevue in NSAA finals, potentially ending its season
Jacobs: It's not money North Dakota universities are short of
Pinke: Find ways to wage peace
McFeely: ND could reduce pain by doing something crazy, like raising taxes
OPINION: Property rights measure would have been positive move for ND agriculture
Column: What's a family farm?
William "Bill" G. Heick
Leo G. Stockert
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
February 6, 2017
Watford City police chief resigns
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — Watford City police chief Arthur Walgren has stepped down following an incident that resulted in his suspension last month. Walgren submitted his resignation on Sunday, Watford City auditor Peni Peterson said on Monday. The letter was officially accepted...
February 6, 2017 - 7:27pm
Man pleads guilty in crash that killed father, 2 children
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- William Koehler, who was charged with manslaughter in an August crash that killed two children and their father, changed...
February 6, 2017 - 12:08pm
December 13, 2016
With Watford City mayor taking over as lieutenant governor, election set for February
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—Watford City Councilman Phil Riley stepped in as the town's interim mayor Friday as former Mayor Brent Sanford prepares...
December 13, 2016 - 6:09pm
November 10, 2016
Watford City veterans look to future memorial park
WATFORD CITY—The Watford City Roughrider Event Center will be holding a triple header concert this weekend with proceeds going to benefit...
November 10, 2016 - 7:18pm
Woman, 79, accused of threatening wife and kids of N.D.'s next lieutenant governor
BISMARCK — A 79-year-old Watford City woman faces a felony terrorizing charge on claims she threatened the wife and children of the city's mayor, Brent Sanford, now North Dakota's lieutenant governor-elect. Alice E. Olson faces up to five years in prison and a $10,000 fine if...
November 10, 2016 - 5:44pm
October 25, 2016
Oil worker threat case looks like a guilty plea to be entered
WATFORD CITY -- The case of a man who allegedly threatened to kill a co-worker and his family, while referencing ISIS, is apparently close to arriving at a conclusion.A letter to Northwest District Court in Watford City advises that a "written plea of guilty will be filed in this...
October 25, 2016 - 5:45pm
October 22, 2016
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
It was late August, and it had been hot for weeks, the kind of heat you remember as a kid, where popsicles melt on sticks in the heavy air that...
October 22, 2016 - 10:16pm
Watford City to host triple header concert
The Watford City American Legion Club is hosting a triple header concert at the new Watford City Rough Rider Event Center to honor area veterans at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12. 1980s Billboard chart topping band Starship, known for its No. 1 hits, "We Built this City" and "Sara" will...
October 22, 2016 - 9:50pm
October 11, 2016
Western ND receives snowfall, but most doesn't stick to ground
BISMARCK—Snow accumulated Tuesday for the first time this fall in southwest North Dakota. However, most of it didn't stick around. Grassy...
October 11, 2016 - 7:04pm
September 29, 2016
Historic ranch in ND Badlands fetches more than $3.3 million
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — A historic ranch in the North Dakota Badlands sold Wednesday, Sept. 28, for more than $3.3 million to nine different...
September 29, 2016 - 11:57am
September 26, 2016
Watford City may rival Williston in size, some believe
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—With massive growth in population predicted in Divide, McKenzie and Williams counties over the next decade, some are...
September 26, 2016 - 6:08pm
September 17, 2016
Veeder: Lucky to have the chance to be ungrateful
WATFORD CITY—Last weekend on the way to meet my husband's family to celebrate his grandmother's 87th birthday, I had one of those moments...
September 17, 2016 - 9:45pm
September 16, 2016
Watford City unveils new events center, athletic facilities
WATFORD CITY — Splashed in sunlight, the new football field at Watford City resembles the glittering gem that was envisioned several years...
September 16, 2016 - 12:06am
September 14, 2016
Heritage Day set at Watford City
The 18th annual Heritage Day in Watford City will be celebrated Saturday at the McKenzie County Heritage Park, 950 Second Ave. SW.The day is an opportunity to visit the food vendors, see the blacksmithing demonstration, see two horses from the Nokota Horse Conservancy, have your photo...
September 14, 2016 - 11:26am
September 11, 2016
Veeder: Celebrity story the right fit for western ND woman
My mom claims she saw Kenny G once in a hotel lobby in Fargo. It's probably true. I mean, I think he was playing somewhere in the area that weekend,...
September 11, 2016 - 11:02pm