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First days of Trump era signal America's deepening political divide
Driver arrested after 140 mph chase has lengthy criminal history
Trump invites Netanyahu to Washington for visit
From bucks to Bullwinkle, animals are hungry this winter
Glen Ullin mulls gas tax
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
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'
Forsberg’s goals cap Nashville’s comeback at Wild
Towns lifts Wolves past Nuggets
Brady, Pats rout Steelers for another AFC title
Falcons flatten Packers to reach Super Bowl
Royals pitcher Ventura killed in car crash
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
Fielding Questions: Ice cream bucket propagation for African violets
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 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