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Father of crash victim opposes bill to end DUI checkpoints
Human trafficking sting case ends in dismissal, lowered plea
Sexual-orientation discrimination bill back in ND state Senate
Artists explore North Dakota oilfields at Fargo museum
N.D.'s 2-year campuses targeted in tuition freeze bill
Working on the railroads: BNSF announces expansion plans for Dickinson railways
Kemp: North Dakota oil rigs drop points to U.S. output decline after May
Glendive residents OK to drink water: Some homes near oil spill report dark ooze after flushing tap
Price plunge: Grand Forks businesses consider the effects of lower crude prices
Pump stations for Alberta Clipper under construction
Monke: Spills in the state and a ‘State’ of laughter
Veeder: Spotting a childhood love in Nashville
Omdahl: Red alert! The Legislature is meeting
Our View: DSU improving mental health services good, spills ugly
Other Views: Enhanced driver’s license enhances recreation options
Faulx: Where to watch some of this year’s Oscar nominees
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’
Eric Church to play Grand Forks
A place set apart: St. Wenceslaus Church renovation nears completion, dedication set Jan. 17
RockPile Energy to host Chili Cook-off: Benefit to support rural fire departments
Angelique "Angie" McDuffy Spencer
They’re Go Getters: Entrepreneurs begin food delivery service in Dickinson
Journeying the Narrow Path
Welcome to Bonus Stage: Boss rush
Jackie Hope: ‘Empire’ state of mind
Johnson: Being the light for others
Brady says he's moving on from distractions
NFL officials say impartial staff to handle Super Bowl game-day balls
Lead investigator in 'Deflate-gate' says investigation won't wrap up for several more weeks
Super Bowl XLIX: Defining Belichick's greatness
NFL, YouTube announce partnership
April 27, 2009
Wilson's charges reduced
A Dickinson woman charged with selling cocaine had her charges lowered to possession Wednesday in Stark County District Court. Alexis Wilson was accused of selling about three grams of cocaine to a confidential informant for $300 in March last year, according to court records.
April 27, 2009 - 11:24pm
April 23, 2009
Obama plans TV conference
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama will hold his third prime-time news conference on Wednesday, his 100th day in office. Obama will answer questions from reporters in the East Room beginning at 8 p.m. EDT, according to the White House. Officials insist that holding the news...
April 23, 2009 - 11:47pm
April 22, 2009
Man pistol whipped in Dickinson
A 30-year-old Belfield man suffered a minor head injury after he was pistol whipped during an argument in Dickinson Wednesday morning, according to the Dickinson Police Department. The argument, which took place on Sims Street, reportedly involved eight to 10 people. Damon Treloar...
April 22, 2009 - 11:12pm
Senate OKs Smith for board despite critics
BISMARCK -- The Senate confirmed Wahpeton attorney Richie Smith for a second term on the state Board of Higher Education on Wednesday despite some senators using the occasion to bash the board and the University System. Sen. Ray Holmberg, R-Grand Forks, voted to confirm but "with...
April 22, 2009 - 11:12pm
April 15, 2009
Locals plug more money for roads, bridges
BISMARCK -- Even before the blizzards, even before the flooding, a quarter of North Dakota's roads were in danger of falling apart and desperately in need of work costing hundreds of thousands of dollars, county officials said Wednesday. Quoting a national study, the local officials...
April 15, 2009 - 11:56pm
Street improvement project not going forward
BELFIELD -- A proposed $900,000 street improvement project will not be taking place this year. It was announced that due to 60 percent of the residents in the project area protesting, the project would be killed, at a special meeting of the Belfield City Council Wednesday night....
April 15, 2009 - 11:55pm
Taxes and Tea
About 200 southwestern North Dakotans showed up to walk the sidewalks of Museum Drive Wednesday as part of the nationwide Tax Day Tea Party protests. The...
April 15, 2009 - 11:48pm
April 11, 2009
Dickinson Tea Party encourages thinking about frustrating taxes
On Wednesday, people across the United States will draw inspiration from an event that took place more than 235 years ago. Inspired by the Boston Tea Party, more than 600 Tax Day Tea Party protests are scheduled for cities throughout the country, including Dickinson. Dickinson Tea...
April 11, 2009 - 10:39pm
April 8, 2009
Race track supporters trying to salvage bill
BISMARCK -- A bill that horse racing officials say must pass to ensure North Dakota's two race tracks will operate beyond this year has had a perilous journey through the session but got new life breathed into it on Wednesday. Sen. Tom Fischer, R-Fargo, said Wednesday he'll take...
April 8, 2009 - 11:21pm
April 1, 2009
House kills bill to ban smoking in cars with kids
BISMARCK -- Most North Dakota House members thought a bill that bans adults smoking in cars with child passengers goes too far and rejected it Wednesday. The vote was 51-38 to kill it Senate Bill 2070. The bill had been brought to the Legislature as a project by a Williston middle...
April 1, 2009 - 11:28pm
Accused shooter disputes charges
A man accused in a Dickinson shooting has decided to keep his court appointed lawyer, he disputes charges against him and he disagrees with what official reports regarding the event say. Joel Wetzel, Dickinson, was in Stark County Court Wednesday. He faces five charges for a July...
April 1, 2009 - 11:18pm
March 25, 2009
Crews blast ice on Mo River to clear jam
BISMARCK (AP) -- A demolition crew blasted Missouri River ice Wednesday to force a thick ice jam to move south.
March 25, 2009 - 11:47pm
March 18, 2009
Mackey wins third consecutive Iditarod
NOME, Alaska -- Make it three Iditarods in a row for Lance Mackey. The musher from Fairbanks won the 1,100-mile trek across the Alaska wilderness...
March 18, 2009 - 11:52pm
Creativity on display at Marketplace for Kids
People packed into a gymnasium at Dickinson State University Wednesday to see inventions ranging from a dog walking contraption to no-slip book covers during Marketplace for Kids. The event showcased the creativity of fourth, fifth, and sixth graders from Region 8, which includes...
March 18, 2009 - 11:12pm
March 14, 2009
Every year on Ash Wednesday Catholics depart on a 40 day journey, which ends on Holy Thursday. That journey is called Lent, which is the liturgical season on the Roman Catholic calendar that signifies Jesus' journey through the desert prior to his crucifixion in Jerusalem by the...
March 14, 2009 - 11:14pm