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'Get off of Twitter': There's discontent as Trump nears Day 100, but supporters sticking with him
Bailed out: Legislature grants DSU funding to get through coming biennium
Battle for hub city funds resolved
Wrigley to seek his old job as U.S. Attorney for ND
Higher ed board terminates NDSU program, approves name change for old UND med school
crime and courts
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
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
An emotional night for NFL's first-round picks
Knight, Jones named to softball all-star game
Dickinson High tennis tops Saints for first win
UPDATE: Browns take pass rusher at No. 1 in NFL draft, Bears pull surprise at No. 2 with QB pick
Eagles draft last year will be judged almost entirely on Carson Wentz
Port: Former Congressman Rick Berg not ruling out 2018 campaign
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
Opinion: Tragic Veto of Carbon Monoxide Bill by Governor Burgum
BARONE: The New/Old Politics of Capital vs. Countryside
OPINION: A Bold Remedy for Overdose Deaths
Mary Margaret Wolf
Theodore M. Hecker
Mary Margaret Wolf
Frank H. Schafer, Jr.
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
December 22, 2016
In a first, US agency sues ND employer for sex harassment based on sexual orientation
WILLISTON, N.D.—The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed its first North Dakota lawsuit charging that an employer in the...
December 22, 2016 - 9:28pm
December 13, 2016
Nonprofits helping to fill mental health services gap in northwest ND
WILLISTON, N.D.—Nonprofits seem to be responding to a deficit of mental health services in the northwest North Dakota region by offering a range of options, including walk-in hours and counseling for even the youngest of clients. Summit Counseling Services opened its doors...
December 13, 2016 - 5:03pm
December 8, 2016
Williston 3-year-old boy accidentally shot in induced coma in Fargo hospital
FARGO—A small boy who suffered a gunshot wound in Williams County earlier this week remains in a medically induced coma in a Fargo hospital, authorities say. According to those close to the family, the 3-year-old has undergone a blood transfusion and surgery to relieve pressure...
December 8, 2016 - 8:42pm
December 6, 2016
3-year-old stable after being shot in the head
A 3-year-old Williams County boy is in stable condition after suffering a gunshot wound to the head on Monday afternoon. Authorities say the shooting appears to be accidental and self-inflicted, although a number of questions remain. “It’s most likely going to be a tragic accident,...
December 6, 2016 - 1:43pm
December 1, 2016
Williston looking to regulate cell towers with balance between tech needs, aesthetics
WILLISTON — City leaders are preparing to draft a new ordinance to regulate the installation of towers and poles in Williston by internet...
December 1, 2016 - 12:22pm
November 25, 2016
Governor suspends sheriff, pending removal
WILLISTON — McKenzie County Sheriff Gary Schwartzenberger was placed on interim suspension Wednesday night, pending his removal from office,...
November 25, 2016 - 7:26pm
October 27, 2016
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
WILLISTON, N.D. — A former Williston man who'd admitted to shooting a co-worker and disposing of his body in a field in 2014 has been sentenced...
News/crime and courts
October 27, 2016 - 9:23pm
October 14, 2016
ND driver gets two years for hitting, killing man in downtown street
WILLISTON—A 22-year-old man has been sentenced to two years in prison for the death of a pedestrian who was trying to cross a downtown...
October 14, 2016 - 8:48pm
October 10, 2016
Williston breaks ground on new $240 million airport
WILLISTON — Williston leaders said they're building for the future as they broke ground Monday on a new regional airport. Construction...
October 10, 2016 - 6:57pm
Spill reported near Williston
WILLISTON, N.D. - A broken well head caused about 500 barrels, or 21,000 gallons, of saltwater to spill at a well site over the weekend, but the spill was contained and recovered, authorities said.Zavanna LLC reported the spill that occurred Saturday at a saltwater disposal well about...
October 10, 2016 - 4:31pm
October 3, 2016
People still moving to Williston looking for work
WILLISTON—Tshala Kadima and five of her friends were working at a meat processing factory in Illinois when they heard about the money to...
October 3, 2016 - 7:35pm
September 27, 2016
Two Williston hotels closing their doors
WILLISTON, N.D. -- The Missouri Flats Inn, once featured on a TV reality show “Hotel Impossible,” and the Marquis Plaza and Suites will be...
September 27, 2016 - 4:13pm
September 26, 2016
Watford City may rival Williston in size, some believe
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—With massive growth in population predicted in Divide, McKenzie and Williams counties over the next decade, some are...
September 26, 2016 - 6:08pm
September 19, 2016
Getaway driver in home invasion with clown masks admits guilt
WILLISTON, N.D. -- A man accused of serving as the getaway driver for three others in an alleged home invasion and robbery where the men were wearing clown masks earlier this year has admitted to his part in the scheme.Izic Cannon. 25, of Minot, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit...
September 19, 2016 - 10:02pm
Family crisis shelter to triple in size in Williston
WILLISTON, N.D. -- Family Crisis Shelter Director Lana Bonnet receives a hard hat and golden shovel to commemorate the groundbreaking of a new facility that will triple the number of beds available. To some it may seem like broken earth but to others it is a dream that has been years...
September 19, 2016 - 10:31am