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Negotiations between protesters, law enforcement break down
Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Carol Ann Zimmermann
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
July 11, 2016
Captured in iconic photo, nurse says Baton Rouge arrest was ‘the work of God’
The black woman in the photograph stands in calm protest, her long dress fluttering in the breeze as two policemen clad in the heavy black padding and helmets of riot gear rush to remove her from the middle of a street in Baton Rouge, La. Officers took about 180 people into custody...
News/Nation and World
July 11, 2016 - 11:13pm
November 17, 2015
Stutsman County State’s Attorney accused of creating a hostile work environment
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- Stutsman County State’s Attorney Fritz Fremgen will work with a leadership coach from the Village Business Institute in Fargo to correct his management style after an external investigation determined he had created a hostile work environment for his staff. The...
November 17, 2015 - 11:40pm
July 12, 2014
Even on vacation, many find it difficult to disconnect from work
FARGO — Vacation. It’s a word to conjure with, summoning forth images of sand, sun and inboxes. Inboxes? Yes, inboxes, according to a recent survey, which found that while 95 percent of U.S. consumers plan travel vacations this year, many won’t be disconnecting from work...
July 12, 2014 - 12:18am
March 8, 2014
More companies finding employee engagement leads to business success
FARGO — Kristen Burbank worked in the financial industry for nine years. The 32-year-old lived in Minneapolis with a corporate job that paid well. But she gave it up to spend more time with her daughter and teach yoga. “The company was good, and I really believed in their mission,”...
March 8, 2014 - 9:58pm
February 4, 2014
Sheriff questioned on overtime: Stark County Commissioner wants Tuhy to cut back, but sheriff says commission doesn’t understand
A Stark County commissioner and the county’s sheriff disagreed Tuesday about overtime hours. During Stark County Sheriff Clarence Tuhy’s monthly report to the commission, Commissioner Ken Zander asked how overtime — shown in a handout from Tuhy — is generated. Tuhy said it’s...
February 4, 2014 - 11:08pm
October 19, 2013
Quietly suffering: Anxiety in the workplace
FARGO -- Amy Lemley calls Microsoft Excel her "sworn enemy." When she found herself working with a spreadsheet composed of 140 columns and 56 rows at her job, it became "a nightmare." "I had no training in Excel. I felt inferior because I didn't know how to use it, unlike most of...
October 19, 2013 - 12:00am
October 13, 2013
Faces of the Boom: No slowing in demand for workers
WILLISTON -- With "now hiring" signs posted throughout the Bakken, even the agency charged with filling job openings struggles to keep a full...
October 13, 2013 - 12:00am
September 15, 2013
Williston church holds 'last supper' as it ends lodging program
WILLISTON -- People seeking shelter at Williston's Concordia Lutheran Church will be greeted with a sign that reads "Overnighters is over." The...
September 15, 2013 - 12:00am
June 16, 2013
Fathers far from home: Dads work in ND to stay connected while providing for families back home
WILLISTON - Jonathan Heaton's four kids are old enough to understand that Dad has to be in North Dakota to pay the bills. Once when the truck...
June 16, 2013 - 12:00am
June 4, 2013
Boot Barn moves to Dickinson: Store to celebrate grand opening this weekend
From cowboys to rig hands, everyone will find something they want or need at Boot Barn. The western store recently opened in the Prairie Hills...
June 4, 2013 - 12:00am
April 21, 2013
Back to work, but not to normal for American Crystal and union
GRAND FORKS -- Twenty months after locking out its 1,300 union workers, American Crystal Sugar is better positioned for the future with a new workforce, according to management. "We are working to move the company and its employees forward with a fresh culture and a qualifications-based...
April 21, 2013 - 12:00am
January 22, 2013
Kidz Ark Day Care moves from Sidney, Mont., to Dickinson
When Betty Njos moved to Dickinson in October, she brought her day care, Kidz Ark, with her. "The mothers can't work because there's no day...
January 22, 2013 - 12:00am
January 6, 2013
Work-related fatalities rise 47 percent in North Dakota
Along with reaping the benefits of its ascent to becoming an oil-rich state, North Dakota is also a more dangerous place to work. Aided in part by the western North Dakota Oil Patch boom during recent years. the number of work-related fatalities in the state rose by 47 percent from...
January 6, 2013 - 12:00am
December 7, 2012
Breaking into the Bakken: Companies in Oil Patch find there is no business as usual
GRAND FORKS -- Dick Edgar said western North Dakota oil development has kept his Grand Forks concrete plant in operation and offers millions of dollars in opportunities for other companies, if only they can find a way in. "My plant in Grand Forks right now would be shut down if it...
December 7, 2012 - 12:00am
November 28, 2012
'No place to camp': Where do Dickinson's homeless go when they're evicted from 'home'?
Like many others in recent months, Anthony Gonzales came to western North Dakota looking for work. With media outlets picking up on North Dakota's...
November 28, 2012 - 12:00am