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DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
Dickinson airport awarded Essential Air Service contract
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Siemian, Broncos ruin Osweiler's homecoming
Dickinson State women's basketball has sights set on NSAA crown
Dickinson State cross country shows well at Mt. Marty Invite
Hype building for No. 17 UND football vs. Weber State on Saturday
One year after Saunders' death, heartbroken players give him credit for bringing emerging elite team together
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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 3, 2014
No-travel advisory lifted for southwest ND
The no-travel advisory out in place by area sheriffs and the North Dakota Department of Transportation on Friday night has been lifted for all of southwest North Dakota. However, roads throughout the region and the rest of the state remain hazardous at spots. All roads in Adams,...
January 3, 2014 - 8:41pm
January 2, 2014
ND to see life-threatening wind chills Saturday to Tuesday
Life-threatening wind chill temperatures of 60-below zero will spread across North Dakota from Saturday until Tuesday, and emergency managers...
January 2, 2014 - 11:27am
January 1, 2014
December 2013 ranks as fourth coldest December since 1890
If December seemed colder than usual, that’s because it was. The month’s near record-breaking cold temperatures have challenged some businesses and contributed to an increase in car accidents. Jeff Makowski, meteorologist at the National Weather Service office in Grand Forks,...
January 1, 2014 - 6:47pm
December 28, 2013
SW ND temps drop back below zero
From Friday to Saturday, Dickinson residents and visitors went from experiencing a virtual heat wave to being slapped with a bone-chilling blast of arctic air. Though the wind-chill-aided low for Saturday night in Dickinson was expected to approach 40 below zero, according to the...
December 28, 2013 - 10:12pm
December 23, 2013
SW North Dakota on winter weather advisory late tonight, Tuesday morning
Southwestern North Dakotans traveling on Christmas Eve will see slick roads in the morning. The region will be on a winter weather advisory starting about 11 p.m. Monday through Tuesday morning. “What we’re expecting is tonight some snow and possibly mixed with a little bit...
December 23, 2013 - 5:37pm
December 10, 2013
Dickinson airport hears complaints over Dec. cancellations
A combination of bad weather and bad luck meant the cancellation of more than a dozen flights to and from Dickinson last week, which has prompted complaints for Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport. At a Dickinson Airport Authority Commission meeting Tuesday, airport manager Matthew...
December 10, 2013 - 7:59pm
Billings County brine water spill contained quickly
BISMARCK — More than 28,000 gallons of an oily brine that's a byproduct of oil production leaked from a tank in western North Dakota's Billings County and reached a tributary of the Little Missouri River before freezing, the North Dakota Health Department said. Kris Roberts,...
December 10, 2013 - 12:42pm
December 9, 2013
Kramer: West River Community Center construction could be delayed
With the winter weather in southwest North Dakota becoming quite frightful lately, Dickinson Parks and Recreation director James Kramer said Monday that construction on the West River Community Center could be affected a bit in the coming weeks. Speaking at a Dickinson Park Board...
December 9, 2013 - 7:24pm
Dickinson rural school buses running at 2 p.m.
Dickinson Public School has announced that its rural buses will run at 2 p.m. today, but all schools will remain in session until the end of the school day.
December 9, 2013 - 2:50pm
Blizzard hits southwest N.D., causes whiteout conditions
After a blast of arctic air sent wind chills to a reported 51 degrees below zero in Dickinson over the weekend, southwest North Dakota encountered...
December 9, 2013 - 2:35pm
December 7, 2013
Medora’s Old-Fashioned Cowboy Christmas carries on despite cold
MEDORA — Only the horses were allowed to take the day off due to a chill in the air at Medora’s Old-Fashioned Cowboy Christmas on Saturday....
December 7, 2013 - 10:03pm
Veeder: I love a good snow day
To honor the first week of December, Mother Nature opened up the sky and let loose a bazillion-trillion tiny snowflakes that made their way down...
December 7, 2013 - 2:38pm
December 5, 2013
Snow and cold temps slow ND oil production
Even booming Bakken oil production can’t stand up to North Dakota’s crippling winters. By hindering transportation to wells and slowing...
December 5, 2013 - 10:09pm
Oil crews endure even when wind chill drops to minus-40
BISMARCK — With the wind chill falling to almost minus 40, Steve Hendershot's mind was elsewhere Thursday as he and his crew of roustabouts worked an oil rig in North Dakota's booming oil patch. On palm trees and beaches, in fact. "Sometimes you just got to close your eyes and...
December 5, 2013 - 3:51pm
December 4, 2013
Dickinson Police to enforce 2-day parking ordinance
With the recent snowfall and anticipated accumulations of snow throughout the rest of the winter season the Dickinson Police Department would like to remind the general public of the 48 hour parking ordinance, Capt. Joe Cianni wrote in a press release. No vehicle, camper or trailer...
December 4, 2013 - 2:58pm