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Press Pass: ND paleontologists have thousands of fossils for research and education, Safety a priority for Highway 85 expansion, Democrat Clinton makes history with U.S. presidential nomination
Dedication of Robin Hall marks continued growth of unmanned aircraft opportunities at UND
Democrat Clinton makes history with U.S. presidential nomination
Horse possibly shot to death near Bismarck
Human remains identified as missing Bismarck resident
crime and courts
nation and world
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approves Dakota Access river crossing permits
Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
Developers plan ethanol plant near Jamestown
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Celebrations 'n' Crafts moves to new location
Ballard’s offensive surge coming at right time for Roughriders
Dickinson Volunteers ready to prove they belong as Legion A state tournament begins
Wentz: ‘Whenever my number is called, I’ll be ready’
Braves scratch out 2-0 win over Twins
Former Vikings WR Jennings retires after 10 seasons
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
Letter: Political parties doing anything to gain control
Letter: Local 563 at work on Dakota Access Pipeline
Monke: We need more visits like Giancarlo's
Port: Our increasingly Orwellian society
good bad and ugly
Oakley Robert Lee
Anton "Tony" Kralicek
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
April 28, 2016
Williston revenue bond ratings slashed as oil output dries up
SAN FRANCISCO -- Williston, epicenter of the U.S. fracking boom earlier this decade, had the credit rating on four of its sales tax revenue bonds lowered six notches by Standard & Poor's on Thursday amid lower regional production."The downgrade reflects our view of the precipitous...
April 28, 2016 - 10:04pm
April 27, 2016
Williston girls basketball coach arrested for sexual contact with teen
WILLISTON -– A Williston girls’ basketball coach is on administrative leave after prosecutors charged him this week with misdemeanor sexual...
April 27, 2016 - 9:40pm
Spill contamination lingering years later, study says
WILLISTON -– Wastewater spills from North Dakota oil production have caused widespread water and soil contamination, researchers from Duke...
April 27, 2016 - 7:00pm
April 26, 2016
Williston city leaders clarify measures on strip club restrictions
WILLISTON – Williston city leaders said Tuesday there should have been no confusion over strip club ordinances they approved earlier this year...
April 26, 2016 - 9:00pm
April 22, 2016
County commissioners against new Williston airport, but others say it’s needed
WILLISTON -- Officials in Williston have begun acquiring land for a new airport, which is increasingly drawing concerns from county commissioners...
April 22, 2016 - 10:27pm
April 19, 2016
Dickinson medical center changes name to CHI St. Alexius Health
Dickinson's hospital has a new name. CHI St. Joseph's Health is becoming CHI St. Alexius Health, as Catholic Health Initiatives forms a regional...
April 19, 2016 - 4:35pm
April 14, 2016
Oil company donation to help sex assault victims
WILLISTON – An oil company’s $25,000 donation presented Thursday will support victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in western North Dakota. XTO Energy Inc., a subsidiary of Exxon Mobil Corp., presented the Family Crisis Shelter with the donation Thursday to support...
April 14, 2016 - 9:54pm
Men accused of acting as hunting guides without a license
WILLISTON — A father and son who authorities say do not have North Dakota hunting licenses, are wanted in Williams County for allegedly serving as guides for bird hunters. Keith Strand, 53, and Ryan Strand, 23, each face a charge of exploitation of wildlife, a Class C felony. Warrants...
April 14, 2016 - 3:39pm
April 13, 2016
Oil regulators visit spill site amid hearing on tougher regulations
WILLISTON – Oil and gas regulators visiting Williston on Wednesday did more than listen to public comments about proposed pipeline rules. The Department of Mineral Resources contingent also visited the site of the state’s largest pipeline spill, an event that was the impetus for...
April 13, 2016 - 3:44pm
Williston City Commissioners agree to go to the tape to clear up confusion over strip club closing date
WILLISTON — In a response to a request by Williston’s one remaining strip club, city officials have agreed to review recordings of a January hearing to clear up confusion over whether public discussion on ordinances aimed at shutting down or relocating adult entertainment gave...
April 13, 2016 - 2:46pm
April 12, 2016
Williston crew camp operators seek help from courts to remain open
WILLISTON -- The largest provider of oilfield worker housing in the Bakken wants the courts to intervene in Williston’s decision to close all...
April 12, 2016 - 4:15pm
April 10, 2016
Former Williston mayor says man camps were only meant to be temporary
WILLISTON -- Nearly six years ago, as Williston strained to accommodate a flood of workers descending on the area in the hopes of finding work...
April 10, 2016 - 6:00am
April 5, 2016
Williams County commissioners support upping county speed limits by 10 mph
WILLISTON -- Traffic volume on Williams County roads, keeping pace with the energy industry, has slowed in recent months, and officials took steps Tuesday to allow remaining cars and trucks to speed up in the northwest North Dakota Oil Patch. County commissioners unanimously greenlighted...
April 5, 2016 - 5:50pm
March 30, 2016
Williston job seekers thinking about Plan B
WILLISTON – Job-seeker Kenneth Winter set a deadline for himself Wednesday at Williston’s job fair: If he doesn’t find work in one month,...
March 30, 2016 - 6:27pm
Man who died in camper fire went back in to rescue his dog
WILLISTON — Instead of rushing to safety, the man who died last week in a Williams County camper fire headed to the back of the burning structure to try to rescue a pet before being overcome by smoke and fumes, authorities said Tuesday. Phillip Unnerstall Jr. was trying to grab...
March 30, 2016 - 6:13pm