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Trump plans to clear Keystone, Dakota Access pipelines
'La La Land' leads diverse Oscar nominations lineup
Police say drunk man pushed toddler home from Grand Forks Wal-Mart in shopping cart
Senate confirms Pompeo to be Trump's CIA director
Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
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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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Dickinson State softball picked 1st, baseball 4th in NSAA poll
Blyleven says Twins' improvement has to start with pitching
UND gets commitment from right-handed defenseman
SCHLOSSMAN: Road trip may be what UND needs
Jacobs: ND higher ed in the crosshairs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
January 22, 2017
Driver arrested after 140 mph chase has lengthy criminal history
FARGO — An officer pursuit of a stolen vehicle in western North Dakota reached speeds of up to 140 miles per hour before it ended with the...
January 22, 2017 - 9:23pm
July 11, 2016
Minot man arrested on weapons, drug charges in stolen vehicle with 3-year-old
MINOT -- A 23-year-old Minot man is in custody after he was arrested in a stolen vehicle with a 3-year-old child in the car and possibly under the influence of narcotics and alcohol with a handgun in his possession that he had brandished out the vehicle window earlier in a city neighborhood,...
July 11, 2016 - 4:13pm
January 14, 2016
Rosebud man stabs another man in back after a ‘too-hard’ handshake
ROSEBUD, S.D. -- A 22-year-old Rosebud man who became agitated and complained during a drinking party that another man had shook his hand too hard and then stabbed him later will be behind bars for 1.5 years. Rodney Roubideaux was sentenced last week by U.S. District Judge Roberto...
News/Nation and World
January 14, 2016 - 10:31pm
December 1, 2015
Update: Dickinson police arrest 3, searching for another man
Authorities in western North Dakota are searching for a man after he fled Dickinson Police during an arrest Monday night. Jeremy Mellmer, 31,...
December 1, 2015 - 6:12pm
September 3, 2015
Grand Forks County law enforcement say mixing weapons, UAS not in the cards
GRAND FORKS — Grand Forks area law enforcement officials want to make one thing clear: They have no intention of weaponizing unmanned aircraft in the near future, despite some saying it’s legal to under state law. North Dakota’s new statute governing law enforcement use of...
September 3, 2015 - 11:17pm
August 14, 2015
Police Blotter: Dickinson woman arrested on Dunn Co. meth warrant
Angela Cox, 43, was arrested Thursday evening on a Dunn County warrant for delivery of methamphetamine, a Class A felony. Man reportedly flashes gun during argument Police are investigating a possible weapons offence that occurred Thursday night on the 900 block of Third Avenue...
News/crime and courts
August 14, 2015 - 11:29pm
August 12, 2015
North Dakota, Minnesota reach reciprocity on concealed weapon licenses
BISMARCK – North Dakota and Minnesota have resolved a longstanding disagreement over reciprocity for concealed weapon licenses. North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said effective immediately, Minnesota will recognize Class 1 licenses from North Dakota but not Class...
August 12, 2015 - 10:41am
July 30, 2015
Expanded conceal-carry areas, earlier booze sales on Sunday among 300-plus laws taking effect Saturday
BISMARCK — North Dakotans will be able to buy a beer at a restaurant an hour earlier on Sundays, carry concealed weapons in more places and legally drive a snowmobile at a younger age when more than 300 new and revised laws take effect Saturday. Of the 534 bills passed by lawmakers...
July 30, 2015 - 11:46pm
July 14, 2015
Minot man caught with large quantity of meth, weapons
MINOT — A 22-year-old Minot man is being held in the Ward County Jail without bond after he was arrested in his vehicle with a “large quantity” of methamphetamines, dangerous weapons, and equipment related to narcotics distribution, said Minot police on Tuesday. Michael Steven...
News/crime and courts
July 14, 2015 - 10:36pm
April 7, 2015
Senate passes bill expanding places where concealed-carry is legal
BISMARCK – State senators voted overwhelmingly Tuesday to expand the places where a concealed weapons license holder can legally carry a firearm...
April 7, 2015 - 10:00pm
December 2, 2014
Convicted felon sentenced on weapons charge in N.D.
BISMARCK -- A convicted felon serving time in a federal prison in Montana has been sentenced on a firearms charge in North Dakota. U.S. District Judge Daniel Hovland sentenced Samuel Davis Everson III, 48, of Minot on Monday to 15 years, with five years of supervised release,...
News/crime and courts
December 2, 2014 - 10:37pm
December 20, 2012
Concealed weapon permits up in metro, Oil Patch
FARGO -- Cass and Clay counties experienced a big jump this year in the number of people asking for permits to carry concealed weapons, though increases in the metro region pale in comparison to how permits have skyrocketed in North Dakota's Oil Patch. In Clay, 115 permits were issued...
December 20, 2012 - 12:00am
April 4, 2009
Obama's war in Afghanistan
History is full of ironies, but none greater than this. In February 1989, then-Deputy CIA Director Robert Gates helped arm freedom fighters in Afghanistan with cash, weapons and intelligence to chase out Soviet troops. As Gates wrote in his memoirs, when the last Soviet soldier left...
April 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 31, 2009
Students split on campus weapons
BISMARCK -- Crazed gunmen like the one who killed 32 people at Virginia Tech in April 2007 take advantage of the fact that people possessing concealed weapons permits can't carry guns on campus, says the sponsor of a bill expanding where concealed weapons would be allowed in North...
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am
January 29, 2009
Bill would allow concealed weapons on campuses
BISMARCK -- A bill being heard Friday by a legislative committee would allow people with concealed weapons permits to bring guns to North Dakota college campuses. About 65 students have joined a group called the University of North Dakota Students for Concealed Carry on Campus in...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am