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Fargo man accused of threatening Heitkamp released pending trial
U.S. deficit forecast to shrink in 2017 but climb over next decade
White House asks for privacy from media on Barron Trump
Protesters vow to battle Trump's 'poor decision' to revive pipeline
Trump advances Dakota Access Pipeline, but timeline unclear as tribe plans legal action
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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'
Sources: UND set to join leave Big Sky and join Summit, Missouri Valley conferences
NFL sideline reporter Andrews beat cancer during season
Kerr on NBA players' All-Star voting: 'There were 50 guys on there that had no business getting votes'
Steelers' Roethlisberger unsure of future, considering retirement
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Port: Self defense legislation would legalize what most of us would consider murder
Jacobs: ND higher ed in the crosshairs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
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
June 17, 2016
Former bareback riding champion Monty Carson to be inducted into ND Cowboy Hall of Fame
GRASSY BUTTE—Growing up on his father's ranch in Grassy Butte, Monty Carson began riding cows and ponies in Little Britches rodeos. Nearly...
June 17, 2016 - 9:56pm
As good as tap water? NDSU study says water quality after drought in western ND varies
Depending on the location, the water that cattle drink in western North Dakota is “as good as the tap water in Fargo,” North Dakota State...
April 17, 2014 - 5:37pm
March 9, 2013
Shortage of child care a concern in western ND
WATFORD CITY -- Nikki Darrington has her dream job, working as a soil conservationist for the National Resources Conservation Service in Watford City. But the mother of two had to postpone her start date by two months while she waited for child care to become available, after being...
March 9, 2013 - 12:00am
September 15, 2012
UND researchers study impact of oil boom's temporary housing
GRAND FORKS -- Long after the oil boom and its workers have left, sprawling patches of leveled gravel, colored only by hints of blue tarp or a few grommets, may be all that's left of crew camps in western North Dakota. At least that's what University of North Dakota professors William...
September 15, 2012 - 12:00am
June 23, 2012
Fire sparked by shooting causes evacuation in Utah
SARATOGA SPRINGS, Utah (AP) -- Residents of at least 1,500 homes in northern Utah were being evacuated Friday after high winds kicked up a fire started by target shooters. The roughly 4,000-acre blaze started Thursday near the Saratoga Springs landfill, about 40 miles south of Salt...
June 23, 2012 - 12:00am
February 29, 2012
North Dakota short on money to fix all of its water issues
BISMARCK -- North Dakota does not have enough money to fix all of the water issues it faces and needs to work on setting priorities, state officials said Tuesday. State Engineer Todd Sando gave legislators an update on State Water Commission projects during a meeting at the Capitol. The...
February 29, 2012 - 12:00am
February 13, 2010
Western Edge shareholder closes car lots
After area investors and prepaid advertisers spent money on a radio station that never got off the ground, one of its primary shareholders has abruptly closed the doors on a few other businesses, this time in Alaska. Rob Skinner of Ketchikan, Alaska, was a majority shareholder in...
February 13, 2010 - 12:00am
July 31, 2009
Western Edge Media owes money, wrapping up affairs
What began as one man's dream has slowly turned into a sour subject and now several area businesses and investors have allegedly lost money on the deal. Now defunct Western Edge Media, LLC, was slated to launch radio station Wild 105.7 in Dickinson in February. Due to a lack of funding,...
July 31, 2009 - 12:00am
April 16, 2009
Sawyer Brown to headline fair
The Roughrider Commission recently released an updated Roughrider Days Fair and Expo schedule that includes a concert by Sawyer Brown and Western Underground headlining this year's event. Throughout the event, set to be held June 26 through July 5, a variety of events, including...
April 16, 2009 - 11:16pm
April 11, 2009
Researchers want mineral information
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota's top rock researcher and the state's chief fossil finder have spent decades exposed to an asbestos-like mineral...
April 11, 2009 - 10:45pm
April 3, 2009
'Wild' Bill let go over disagreement
A journey that started almost a year ago when "Wild" Bill Palanuk came across a construction permit for a radio station in South Heart, has come to an end for the local radio personality. Western Edge Media, LLC terminated the employment of Palanuk as general manager during an ownership...
April 3, 2009 - 10:25pm
March 17, 2009
Forest Service going on a map quest
There are several roads that wind through the Badlands of western North Dakota where people can get lost. It can also be unclear which are private...
March 17, 2009 - 11:25pm
February 24, 2009
Area under freezing rain advisory
A mix of snow and freezing rain is expected in western and central North Dakota today and into the evening. The best chance of precipitation is along Interstate 94, according to the National Weather Service, which issued a freezing rain advisory for Stark and surrounding counties...
February 24, 2009 - 10:12am
February 6, 2009
Bison beat WIU, stay atop league
MACOMB, Ill. -- North Dakota State expanded its lead in The Summit League on Thursday night by shrinking Western Illinois' offense to Nerf hoop proportions. Forward Michael Tveidt had all 11 of his points in a key second-half surge and the Bison improved to 11-1 in the conference...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 29, 2009
Fair Board to seek legal counsel
The Stark County Fair Board plans to seek legal advice over how to move forward with the proposed development of 56 acres of land west of Dickinson. At...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am