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ND lawmakers encouraging self-driving vehicle research
Artistry with food
Nursing students appeal to local legislators
North Dakota leaders think Trump will be good for state
Larger than expected ND Capitol Women's March calls for solidarity
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
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'
Midgets boys hockey hold on to win over Braves
Trinity girls basketball beats Buccaneers, snaps losing streak
DSU wrestling takes sixth at Missouri Valley Invitational
Fossum’s career-high leads Dickinson High gymnastics in S.D.
Blue Hawks track and field impresses at BHSU meet
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
Fielding Questions: Ice cream bucket propagation for African violets
Growing Together: Tips for shopping seed catalogs
Minding Our Elders: A needed vacation from caregiving should be guilt-free
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
AG: DPI violated open records law
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Public Instruction violated the state’s open records law when a spokesman failed to share emails that were sent from his personal account but pertained to public business, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem stated in an opinion released...
August 22, 2014 - 11:16pm
August 21, 2014
‘Ride for Mother Earth’ protests pipeline route: ‘Honor the Earth’ movement continues demonstrations
BRAINERD, Minn. — Environmental activists on horseback passed through the Brainerd lakes area this week with the mission to raise awareness...
August 21, 2014 - 10:26pm
Enbridge sees pipeline as fuel for energy independence, economic growth
Enbridge, the company behind the controversial Sandpiper pipeline that would move oil across northern Minnesota, says the project will bring construction jobs and property tax dollars to the state and be part of the goal of achieving energy independence. The proposed $2.6 billion...
August 21, 2014 - 10:22pm
August 13, 2014
Minneapolis girl attacked by otter: Minn. 12-year-old left injured, ‘traumatized’
It was a fun time at the lake — until the otter arrived. After spending about an hour swimming with friends in Bone Lake near Luck, Wis.,...
August 13, 2014 - 11:59pm
August 9, 2014
Camper accused of public sex act pleads guilty
HUDSON, Wis. — A South Dakota woman who was accused of a performing a sex act in front of a crowd in the Apple River over the weekend has pleaded guilty to two misdemeanors connected to the incident. Two felony charges and two other misdemeanors were dismissed Thursday during the...
News/crime and courts
August 9, 2014 - 12:36am
July 31, 2014
Honor the Earth takes Sandpiper protest to Brainerd
BRAINERD, Minn. — Honor the Earth, a group calling for rerouting Enbridge Energy’s proposed Sandpiper pipeline away from northern Minnesota,...
July 31, 2014 - 11:26pm
July 30, 2014
Menards files plans for Williston store
WILLISTON — Menards, the Wisconsin-based building supply store, has submitted big plans for a store that will anchor a Williston retail development. Plans...
July 30, 2014 - 11:58pm
July 25, 2014
Paddling against the Sandpiper: Group canoes in protest against Enbridge pipeline
By Malachi Petersen Forum News Service BEMIDJI, Minn. — An environmental group took to the water Friday to protest a proposed oil pipeline...
July 25, 2014 - 11:57pm
July 17, 2014
Man pleads not guilty in sex trafficking case
BISMARCK — A Wisconsin man charged with transporting women to North Dakota and forcing them to engage in prostitution pleaded not guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court. Levell Lee Durr, 31, pleaded not guilty to a federal charge of coercion and enticement, which alleges that he...
News/crime and courts
July 17, 2014 - 11:57pm
July 16, 2014
Search underway for missing New London mother, children
WILLMAR, Minn. — Authorities on Wednesday were trying to locate a 44-year-old New London woman suspected of taking her son in violation of a court order. Amy Lorraine Winterfeldt, also known as Amy Gomm, was supposed to have returned her 4-year-old son to his father in Appleton,...
News/crime and courts
July 16, 2014 - 9:17pm
July 15, 2014
Police officer seen punching suspect on video returns to work
SUPERIOR, Wis. — A Superior police officer who was placed on leave after the video release of him punching a female suspect returned to work Tuesday. Officer George Gothner was assigned to administrative duty, “working on response plans to critical incidents,” according to...
News/crime and courts
July 15, 2014 - 11:33pm
July 5, 2014
Crews scour Sandpiper pipeline route: Environmental, cultural review underway across northern Minnesota
WRENSHALL, Minn. — Charlie Peliska dug a mostly square hole about 18 inches deep and then sifted through the Carlton County dirt that he uncovered. The archeological technician was looking for signs of life long since passed — signs of significant human activity 50, 100 or even...
July 5, 2014 - 11:29pm
July 4, 2014
Sandpiper pipeline route spares Oakville prairie: Plans approved North Dakota PSC avoids natural reserve area
GRAND FORKS — Academics at the University of North Dakota breathed a collective sigh of relief when the North Dakota Public Service Commission approved a Sandpiper oil pipeline route last week that skirts valuable research prairie. Oakville Prairie, a 960-acre piece of land about...
July 4, 2014 - 11:18pm
Enbridge says it is listening to Sandpiper pipeline concerns
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — Enbridge is hearing the opposition to its proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline, company officials said this week. The 616-mile pipeline would carry 225,000 barrels of oil each day from western North Dakota to Superior, Wis. The company’s proposed route would take...
July 4, 2014 - 10:52pm
June 25, 2014
Sandpiper pipeline approved by Public Service Commission
BISMARCK -- A new pipeline will do the work of 4,300 trucks daily in transporting oil to and from North Dakota, Public Service Commission Chairman Brian Kalk said Wednesday. The PSC unanimously approved permits for construction of the $2.6 billion Sandpiper pipeline during its...
June 25, 2014 - 6:25pm