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Police Blotter: Ethanol rail car catches fire in Richardton
Fargodome moves forward plan for alcohol sales at Bison games
Birds displaced by wind turbines, study shows
Colombian charged in fatal overdose drug case in North Dakota
Chamberlain likely to have multiple trials in August
crime and courts
nation and world
Helms says drilling slowdown 'not a bust,' but will strain state revenues
Helms suggests tax breaks for enhanced oil recovery
Idaho company fined $900,000 for violating oil regulations
Bringing the Bakken to Grand Forks
Bill to lift oil export ban gets hearing today
Little Texas mixes traditional country with a splash of rock: concert to highlight Spirit of the West
Beach to celebrate Spirit of the West
Sleepy Hollow bringing musical revue to Dickinson
Olson and Klug to say vows
Baer and Schaper plan wedding
Fargo Post 400 uses four-run fourth to grab tournament opener win over Minot
Roughriders look for history to repeat itself at home during state tournament
Dickinson makes title game, falls to Missouri
Bison, Redbirds expected to vie for MVFC title
Vikings receiver Wallace vows to be ‘a better person’
Holten: Is this the dawn of a new era?
Jacobs: Limit UND nickname vote to active athletes
Too much energy wasted on ‘Fighting Sioux’
Veeder: Lost dog finds its way to the right home
Other Views: Kudos to Kelley for latest nickname decision
Catherine "Kay" Newby
Father Gerald Ruelle, O.S.B
Edwin "Ed" Peters
Elizabeth "Betty" J. Shuck
Tyler James Michels
June 5, 2010
Water pipeline project nears completion
After conception by a few area minds in the late '70s and about $31 million later, rural residents in southwest North Dakota can receive treated water as a section of the Southwest Pipeline Project nears completion. More than 940 residents near Medora, Beach, Sentinel Butte, Golva...
local / News / water
June 5, 2010 - 12:00am
October 9, 2009
Comics find president's soft spot
Comedy relies on surprise. "Saturday Night Live" has felt painfully dull this season without Sarah Palin to kick around or Tina Fey to do the kicking. Then it surprised the world this weekend. It kicked President Barack Obama. Even more surprising, it got away with it. Only a few...
October 9, 2009 - 12:00am
April 27, 2009
Wrigley to announce plans to step down
BISMARCK -- Drew Wrigley, North Dakota's U.S. attorney for nearly eight years and the man responsible for bringing to justice the state's most notorious killer, will announce today his plans for stepping down later this year. The announcement is at 9 a.m. in Wrigley's office. Wrigley...
April 27, 2009 - 11:20pm
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
After prom festivities planned
To keep area kids safe and to provide them with something to do after prom, some students will be participating in after prom activities, which will range from games to a hypnotist. In Dickinson, the Kiwanis Club, a local organization, will sponsor an after prom event for Dickinson...
April 22, 2009 - 11:11pm
April 18, 2009
Express views on major expressway
Citizens will have until May 7 to make their views known on a proposed four-lane highway that could run from Rapid City, S.D. to the Canadian border, passing through Bowman, Amidon and Belfield. A corridor study on potential finanical and environmental issues, recommended improvements,...
April 18, 2009 - 10:30pm
April 17, 2009
Man accused in murder to be transported
A Texas man charged with murder in connection to a Dunn County shooting will be transported from Alabama by next week, Dunn County State's Attorney Ross Sundeen said Friday. Shane Patrick Miller, 39, was arrested April 11 in Gulf Shores, Ala., in connection with the shooting of Neal...
April 17, 2009 - 10:48pm
April 15, 2009
Keeping up with students could be challenge
Dickinson Public Schools could need more classrooms by fall 2010 and school officials will look into alternatives to accommodate an increasing number of students. Members discussed potential problems that may occur from the increase at Tuesday's school board meeting, board. Superintendent...
April 15, 2009 - 11:57pm
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
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 10, 2009
Flooding threatens closure of Valley City bridges
VALLEY CITY (AP) -- All but one of Valley City's 11 bridges will have to close if the Sheyenne River reaches record levels, Barnes County officials say. The National Weather Service is predicting the Sheyenne will rise to 22 feet in Valley City by Tuesday, or two feet higher than...
April 10, 2009 - 11:36pm
April 9, 2009
School board elections coming soon
School board elections coming soon Deadlines approach, as few candidates apply Area schools will be holding elections to fill open school board positions this summer. School officials said that positions that receive no applications will vote someone in by write-in. Those schools...
April 9, 2009 - 10:55pm
April 8, 2009
Improving the trail
The Maah Daah Hey Trail, which is located in the Badlands near Medora and runs as far north as the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National...
April 8, 2009 - 11:32pm
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
N.D House changes voters' tobacco law
BISMARCK -- Backers of last year's successful tobacco control initiated measure say the state House is defying the will of voters by deleting part of the program passed in the November election. House members, insisting they're improving what voters approved, voted 57-34 along party...
April 8, 2009 - 11:18pm