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Gas prices expected to make springtime increase soon
Chris Wallace to Reince Priebus: 'You Don't Get to Tell Us What to Do'
Box Office: 'Lego Batman' flies high over 'Great Wall,' 'Fist Fight'
Woman, 56, dies when hit by train in Detroit Lakes
Sweden asks the U.S. to explain Trump comment
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
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Just a kid at heart: Buffington makes dollhouse for silent auction item
Learning for a lifetime: CommUniversity classes start Feb. 11
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
Trinity finishes home schedule in fashion
Blue Hawk wrestling sends five to nationals
DSU men’s track wins the NSAA; women finish second
Midgets fall on the road to Jamestown
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Port: Hey Shailene Woodley, come back to North Dakota and clean up your mess
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
Shaun L. Walton
Catherine "Katie" (Kessel) Steinke
Gladys Josephine Stenberg
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
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
June 2, 2016
Police Blotter: Watford City woman cited for theft at Wal-Mart
A 13-year-old Dickinson boy was reported to Dickinson police as a runaway on Wednesday morning by his mother. She told police she believes he...
News/crime and courts
June 2, 2016 - 10:30pm
May 29, 2016
Veeder: In the sweet spot of summer, motherhood
WATFORD CITY -- This morning the gobble of wild turkeys woke me up from the outside the open window in my bedroom. Everything has officially...
May 29, 2016 - 12:00am
May 11, 2016
First International Bank & Trust breaks ground on new $40 million project
BISMARCK -- First International Bank & Trust, a company that started 106 years ago and is headquartered in Watford City, broke ground Wednesday for a six-story building, its largest bank, in Bismarck. The $40 million structure is set to open in fall 2017 and will be located across...
May 11, 2016 - 4:14pm
May 10, 2016
Meeting to discuss Watford City highway improvements
WATFORD CITY -- The North Dakota Department of Transportation is holding a public input meeting to discuss proposed improvements to state Highway 23A in Watford City on from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, May 17 in the Heritage Room at the Watford City City Hall. Proposed improvements to Highway...
May 10, 2016 - 6:18pm
May 4, 2016
Real estate agents advise people to be cautious of online ads
Millions of people across the country comb through the Craigslist's online classifieds daily looking for deals. But for a few people in the Bakken,...
May 4, 2016 - 10:53pm
April 22, 2016
Watford City man waiting for city to pony up
WATFORD CITY — A Watford City man whose basement was flooded last month after a water main burst says he is facing thousands of dollars in...
April 22, 2016 - 4:30pm
April 19, 2016
Residents turn to county in fight against radioactive waste
WATFORD CITY – Residents of a McKenzie County township urged county leaders Tuesday to help them in their fight against an oilfield waste landfill...
April 19, 2016 - 6:54pm
April 18, 2016
Veeder: Everything is better with some cows around
WATFORD CITY -- Calving season is in full force here at the ranch, and this year it’s extra special for my husband and I because part of the...
April 18, 2016 - 6:01pm
April 16, 2016
With influx of people from western states, congregations in Oil Patch have swelled
WATFORD CITY – Members of a Watford City church hope a new building is complete before they outgrow another temporary meeting place. The Church...
April 16, 2016 - 9:54pm
April 12, 2016
Letter: What would Burgum do differently if he were governor?
The radio ads that say, “Watford City! We’re not the same! We’re better!” are inspiring. It is surprising that the mayor of Watford City would throw himself into a campaign with ads negatively criticizing state investments in our people and our communities. It is true that...
April 12, 2016 - 5:41pm