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North Dakota tourism officials assessing effects of state budget cuts
ND lawmakers set to select studies for interim
John Boehner unloads on Trump: A 'complete disaster'
Faces of the Boom: Workers adjust to meet changing demands in ND's oil fields
Park Rapids police reveal contents inside suspicious box initially considered to be possible explosives
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Five myths about beer
I chose not to breast-feed. That doesn't make me a bad mom.
Five tried-and-true ways to bring farmhouse style into the 21st century
Keep clutter under control with these clever organizing products
In my 20s and 30s, I accepted nearly every wedding invitation; now I RSVP no
St. Paul Saints to honor pro baseball rarity, a woman pitcher, with bobblehead
Vikings' Zimmer: 'I'll be back shortly with one eye or two'
Vikings sign two 2017 draft picks, but rookie contract disputes rage on
James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
Kunitz scores 2 as Penguins edge Sens in Game 7
Port: Thank the government for protecting you from low milk prices
Port: Sen. Heitkamp condemns 'dark money' in politics despite it paying for ads touting her re-election
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
Port: In defense of the smoky back room
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
Margaret "Marge" Kovacs
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
March 17, 2017
Evers: It's a wonderful time to bandwagon
How about UCLA? That Lonzo Ball kid seems good, but his father seems the type who'd sell a beach house on the shores of Patterson Lake. What about the other Blue Bloods? Kansas? Duke? North Carolina?
March 17, 2017 - 8:29pm
March 15, 2017
More small cities across the country are standing up for LGBT rights
WHEELING, W.Va. - When Mike Lujano and George Lenz hoisted a rainbow flag outside their business in a Victorian brownstone on Market Street two...
March 15, 2017 - 8:44am
August 30, 2016
USDA closes offices in five U.S. states after threats
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has closed six offices in five U.S. states after receiving anonymous threats, a USDA representative said on...
August 30, 2016 - 2:29pm
August 8, 2016
The rise and demise of a West Virginia coal mine
ALKOL, West Virginia - On the day Victor Clark retired after 26 years at the Hobet coal mine, the bosses called him to the office for a surprise....
August 8, 2016 - 10:47am
June 25, 2016
West Virginia’s worst flooding in a century has killed 23
West Virginia’s worst flooding in a century has killed at least 23 people, and the three most devastated counties will receive federal disaster...
News/Nation and World
June 25, 2016 - 9:56pm
February 23, 2016
Hoeven, Cramer join legal brief seeking to overturn EPA emissions rule; Heitkamp also supports challenge
BISMARCK – The two Republican members of North Dakota’s congressional delegation joined more than 200 of their House and Senate colleagues Tuesday in filing a brief urging a federal appeals court to overturn the Obama administration’s new rule aimed at curbing carbon dioxide...
February 23, 2016 - 3:11pm
May 18, 2015
BNSF trains slow down: Railway announces plans to improve safety measures for oil shipments
BISMARCK -- One of the top rail companies in the U.S. has announced steps to improve rail safety in North Dakota. BNSF Railway Executive Chairman...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
February 26, 2015
CSX reopens rail line shut after oil train derailment
NEW YORK - CSX on Thursday afternoon reopened a West Virginia train line that had been shut following an explosive oil train derailment on Feb. 16 in the town of Mount Carbon. The line is used to transport crude oil from North Dakota to an oil terminal in Yorktown, Virginia.
February 26, 2015 - 6:08pm
February 24, 2015
Heitkamp makes push for rail safety training: West Virginia derailment may give senator’s bill more standing this year
FARGO — With another fiery oil-train derailment hitting the headlines, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., said she’s hoping more attention will be paid to her bill to improve training for first responders. “With the recent events in West Virginia, we’re going to see again...
February 24, 2015 - 10:27pm
February 23, 2015
Cleanup continues after derailed CSX train spills oil
NEW YORK -- A cleanup was continuing in the Kanawha River in West Virginia on Sunday after an oil spill last week following the derailment of a CSX Corp. train, though drinking water was not affected, the company and federal officials said. Twenty seven of the train's 109 cars...
February 23, 2015 - 10:15pm
February 20, 2015
Pending oil rules may have limited disaster
WILLISTON — This week’s oil train derailment and resulting explosion in West Virginia are likely to heighten scrutiny of new regulations...
February 20, 2015 - 11:27pm
Other views: DRC’s credibility on the line
The response by the Dakota Resource Council to an oil train wreck in West Virginia is so over the top it further erodes the credibility of an organization that is increasingly credibility-challenged. The DRC said the train derailment and explosion in West Virginia is North Dakota’s...
February 20, 2015 - 10:32am
February 19, 2015
Gas vapor eyed as factor in West Virginia oil train fireball
WASHINGTON - Federal investigators will examine whether pressurized gas played a role in the massive blast that followed the derailment of a...
February 19, 2015 - 11:16pm
CSX notifies W. Virginia officials of plans to bypass derailment
NEW YORK -- CSX has notified West Virginia officials of its plans to bypass the scene of a crude train derailment and continue deliveries to eastern Virginia, according to the West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management. A train carrying North Dakota crude...
February 19, 2015 - 11:36am
February 16, 2015
CSX oil train carrying Bakken crude derails in W. Virginia
BECKLEY, W.Va. - A CSX Corp train hauling North Dakota crude derailed in West Virginia on Monday, setting a number of cars ablaze, destroying a house and forcing the evacuation of two towns in the second significant oil-train incident in three days. One or two of the cars plunged...
February 16, 2015 - 6:09pm