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Everlasting legend: Saddle bronc champion Alvin Nelson passes away
The Red Baron takes to the skies once again: Valley City brothers restore a favorite of aerobatics fans
Municipal and Stark County Courts: Cases closed Dec. 12-22
Gas prices falls below $2 in many regional locations
Squad car collides head-on with SUV
Nation & World
Bakken ‘Roughnecks:’ Authors paint a picture of North Dakota’s previous boom
Bakken outlook: Oil industry faces hurdles in 2015
Forward on flaring? Regulators say state has made progress; others claim it’s not enough
Top 10 stories of 2014: No. 5 is North Dakota officials concerned with dropping crude prices
Oil in 2014: This year could go down as defining one for North Dakota energy industry
Our View: Oil slowdown wouldn’t be all bad for North Dakota
Omdahl: Homeland security gogged down by dawg fight
Veeder: Smallest houses can hold most love
Our View: Donations good, Crips coming to Dickinson ugly
Other Views: Review of NDSU’s alert policy needed
Adams and Braun
Craftsmen install marble at St. Wenceslaus
Sharing culture, one cookie at a time: Exchange student attends DSU through partnership between U.S. and Germany
Celebrating Christmas in Medora: Events honor veterans, reflect traditional cowboy ways
'The Sound of Music': Trinity High to present classic musical
Brian J. Steckler
Jay E. Seamands
Growing for the community: Stevenson family uses new funeral home as a way to give back
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Winter arrives at 4:03 p.m.
Patrick Hope: Think outside the ‘Box’
DHS students give back
Trusting his heart: Rohr signs to play football at Dickinson State in fall
Vikings begin thinking about future
Hutzenbiler grabs double-double as Bismarck St. Mary’s beats Titans
Bombers edge No. 9-ranked Dickinson Trinity
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