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Red Cross assisting Dickinson family after grease fire
Police Blotter: 17-year-old student stabs another student in the DHS parking lot on Friday
Newspapers readers invited to pose questions for governor candidates
Republicans ask Clinton Foundation to produce State Department correspondence
Mylan to launch generic EpiPen at half the price of original
crime and courts
nation and world
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
At the ranch, circle of life can be tough to witness
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Field day: Organic matter is ingredient for healthy soil
Scoreboard of August 28, 2016
Oak Grove tops Heart River football
Dickinson State volleyball drops to 0-4
Midgets swimming qualifies 3 for state at first meet
Schnepf: As clear as the new video boards, one thing is certain: Bison just find a way to win
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
good bad and ugly
Ilene (Hanel) Gill
George F. Anton
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 7, 2016
Former Watford City trucking company exec, tied to convicted murderer, has trial delayed for fourth time
WILLISTON -- The trial for a woman accused of mail fraud and money laundering in a Bakken-area investment scam has been delayed for a fourth time. Sarah Creveling was scheduled for trial on July 18 in Bismarck for allegedly fleecing investors out of more than $1.7 million through...
July 7, 2016 - 9:36pm
July 6, 2016
Bond reduction denied for 2 in meth case
Two inmates charged with conspiring to deliver nearly 12 ounces of methamphetamine were denied a bond reduction on Wednesday. Jessica Stockman, 29 and Crystal Allen, 32, were denied a reduction on their $50,000 bond by Southwest District Judge Rhonda Ehlis. Stockman and Allen, both...
July 6, 2016 - 6:01pm
June 27, 2016
Veeder: Reaping what I sowed with garden boasting
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- Lord, it’s good to be humble. It’s a lesson I’ve implemented in my daily life since discovering, at a young age,...
June 27, 2016 - 11:37am
June 24, 2016
Autopsy shows oil worker fell to his death after explosion
WATFORD CITY - An autopsy shows that an oilfield worker who died Saturday was killed as the result of a fall, the second time a worker for the...
June 24, 2016 - 5:00pm
Authorities release name of Michigan oilfield worker who died Monday
ROSS, N.D. – The oilfield worker who died Monday after being struck by equipment has been identified as Paul William Green II, 36, of Alger, Mich., the Mountrail County Sheriff’s Office said. Green was pronounced dead at a well site about 4½ miles northeast of Ross after a deputy...
June 24, 2016 - 2:55pm
June 22, 2016
Western ND deputy cleared of hitting motorcyclist during high-speed chase
WATFORD CITY -- A McKenzie County deputy who was standing trial this week for reckless endangerment in relation to a police pursuit last year...
News/crime and courts
June 22, 2016 - 9:26pm
June 21, 2016
Deputy charged with hitting fleeing motorcyclist goes on trial
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- Trial is underway for a McKenzie County deputy accused of hitting a fleeing motorcyclist with his patrol car last year. A 12-person jury, selected Tuesday morning, heard opening arguments from attorneys and testimony from officers involved in a police pursuit...
June 21, 2016 - 9:45pm
Burned oil workers ‘not out of the woods,’ fundraising sites set up
WATFORD CITY – Co-workers of the men involved in Saturday’s oilfield explosion that killed one and injured three are raising money for medical...
June 21, 2016 - 5:15pm
OSHA officials investigating second oilfield death in 4 days
ROSS, N.D. – A safety official called this “a tragic week in the Bakken” after an oil worker died at a well site in Mountrail County, the second North Dakota oilfield fatality in three days. A 36-year-old employee of Advanced Energy LLC was crushed by a crane boom near Ross...
June 21, 2016 - 5:10pm
June 20, 2016
Update: Oil worker from Wyoming killed in McKenzie County workover rig fire, 3 others injured
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – One worker has died and three were injured in a fire at a McKenzie County oil well site over the weekend, the Occupational...
June 20, 2016 - 5:07pm
June 19, 2016
Veeder: Teaching our children in midst of harsh world
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- It’s hard to think of anything else these days but what’s in the news. It’s tragedy and politics all wrapped into...
June 19, 2016 - 12:00am
June 16, 2016
After Burgum win, Watford City may need to replace mayor
WATFORD CITY – On the heels of Doug Burgum and Brent Sanford’s primary win, officials in Watford City are preparing for the possibility of...
June 16, 2016 - 4:36pm
June 15, 2016
Man sought in manhunt after shooting in Watford City has charges lowered
WATFORD CITY — Charges against a man who was sought in a manhunt after a January shooting outside Watford City have been considerably reduced as a result of a plea deal. Kyle Fuchs pleaded guilty to assault, a Class A misdemeanor, during a McKenzie County hearing, where charges...
June 15, 2016 - 9:29pm
June 6, 2016
Veeder: Glossy pages don’t reflect our not-so-glamorous life
WATFORD CITY -- This morning, a big yellow screwdriver sits next to a half-eaten pan of cinnamon rolls (the kind out of the freezer section,...
June 6, 2016 - 6:51pm
June 4, 2016
Letter: Sanford brings honesty, integrity to Burgum's campaign
Over these past few months, you and I have had the opportunity to observe and evaluate the perspectives and agendas of the various political candidates locally and nationally. Locally, Brent Sanford has been the mayor of Watford City for the past several years. As a local business...
June 4, 2016 - 11:45pm