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Federal judge's ruling sets up state-federal fight over FM flood diversion
Trump vows military to be ‘bigger and better and stronger than ever before’
Trump asks NASA to explore putting crew on rocket's debut flight
In sweeping move, Trump puts regulation monitors in U.S. agencies
Wall Street edges higher to give Dow 11th straight record
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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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Summit League a picture of parity heading into final day
Glen Ullin-Hebron draws undefeated North Star for Class B quarterfinals
Midgets gymnastics welcomes all challengers for state meet
'Cardiac Cats': Glen Ullin-Hebron storms back on Bulldogs, wins first Region 7 championship
In name of fighting cancer, DSU's Seth Moerkerke went bald Thursday
Port: Left wing town hall activists undermine credibility by screaming at Cramer, exempting Heitkamp
Port: Gov. Burgum on remaining #NoDAPL protesters: 'More have moved than left'
Kathleen Wrigley: Marsy's Law does not protect victims' names
Port: Reminder: The #NoDAPL protesters in camp are no longer standing with Standing Rock
Port: State of North Dakota buys hotel rooms and bus tickets home for #NoDAPL protesters
Donna Mae Hewson
Avon "Avie" Stotz
Fern L. Uhler
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
August 25, 2015
BLM opens comment period on energy lease parcel
The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public comments on a Determination of NEPA Adequacy for one parcel nominated for competitive oil and gas leasing in Williams County for a 30-day period ending Sept. 23. The lease sale is tentatively scheduled for Jan. 26, 2016. The preliminary...
August 25, 2015 - 12:06pm
August 13, 2015
Woman pleads not guilty to allegations of helping Williston sex operation
WILLISTON, N.D. — A Milwaukee, Wis., woman who police say was involved with a prostitution ring in Williston pleaded not guilty to a human trafficking charge in District Court on Thursday. Rasheda Ross, 38, is accused of helping to facilitate a commercial sex operation that...
August 13, 2015 - 6:55pm
July 22, 2015
Williams County to phase out man camps
WILLISTON — The Williams County Commission on Tuesday adopted new guidelines to phase out temporary housing, including crew camps, RV and trailer parks and modular homes. Mike Sizemore, director of Development Services, proposed guidelines that no longer accept new or renewed applications...
July 22, 2015 - 11:03pm
City of Ray says U.S. senator doesn’t have all the facts in labeling project a waste
RAY -– U.S. Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky blasted the northwestern North Dakota town of Ray this week for a sewer lagoon expansion he called a “costly gamble,” but a city official says the Republican senator failed to get all the facts. Paul features Ray in “The Waste Report,”...
July 22, 2015 - 3:59pm
Williams County boots man camps
WILLISTON -- The Williams County Commission on Tuesday adopted new guidelines to phase out temporary housing, including crew camps, RV and trailer parks and modular homes. Mike Sizemore, director of Development Services, proposed guidelines that no longer accept new or renewed...
July 22, 2015 - 3:58pm
Ray teen drowns while swimming in dam
RAY -– An 18-year-old man drowned Tuesday evening while he was swimming with friends at the Kota Ray Dam south of Ray, the Williams County Sheriff’s Office said. Dispatchers received a 911 call about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday that Justin Meckle of Ray had gone under water. Emergency...
July 22, 2015 - 3:10pm
June 18, 2015
Land Board approves $1.2 M in grants
BISMARCK – The Board of University and School Lands awarded more than $1.2 million Thursday to communities affected by rapid oil development. Three counties and three townships each received an energy impact grant totaling $205,378 for road maintenance and repair projects. The...
June 18, 2015 - 8:12pm
June 15, 2015
Man accused of attempted murder after stabbing
STANLEY — A man was arrested on a charge of attempted murder after a stabbing at a rodeo grounds in northwest North Dakota early Sunday. The Mountrail County Sheriff’s Department said John Daly, 23, of Wasilla, Alaska, was found with multiple stab wounds at the White Earth...
News/crime and courts
June 15, 2015 - 6:04pm
June 4, 2015
Charge added in Graves' human trafficking case
BISMARCK – A man facing federal human trafficking charges is now accused of forcing seven women to engage in sex for money after prosecutors...
News/crime and courts
June 4, 2015 - 1:23pm
June 3, 2015
Flooding may affect oil wells near confluence
WILLISTON — The company responsible for an oil spill last spring into the flooded Yellowstone and Missouri rivers has been ordered to shut...
June 3, 2015 - 11:02pm
April 29, 2015
Three major electric power grid projects gain Public Service Commission approval
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Public Service Commission approved Wednesday permits for three electrical power infrastructure projects in western...
April 29, 2015 - 5:41pm
April 20, 2015
Stark County gets affordable housing funding for vets
BISMARCK -- North Dakota’s Congressional delegation on Monday announced nearly $120,000 in federal funding to help homeless veterans and their families access affordable housing in the Dickinson and Williston areas. The funds will be used to distribute 25 vouchers, which can...
April 20, 2015 - 11:34am
April 17, 2015
Missing kayaker found dead in state park
WILLISTON, N.D. - A Williston man was found dead after a kayaking trip took a bad turn. John Drange, 35, was reported missing early Thursday morning when he was not found after a trip to Lewis and Clark State Park, according to a release from the Williams County Sheriff’s Office....
April 17, 2015 - 5:26pm
March 18, 2015
Drive-by shooting reported near Williston
WILLISTON, N.D. – The Williams County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a drive-by shooting that occurred Tuesday night near Williston. The incident occurred about 8:30 p.m. at the corner of 141st Street and 52nd Avenue in Williams County, the sheriff’s office said. Two...
News/crime and courts
March 18, 2015 - 2:38pm
March 16, 2015
Bursting at the seams: Williston, Williams County service population grows 20 percent
WILLISTON — The “service population” utilizing Williston city infrastructure and other services has increased at 10 times the normal rate,...
March 16, 2015 - 1:54pm