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Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
Drones involved in two pipeline protest criminal cases
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
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Letter: Measure 4 doesn't have enough specifics
Eric Ross Abraham
Kenneth "Ken" Gerving
Anne Short Johnson
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
September 30, 2015
Judge enjoins BLM from enforcing fracking rule until matter resolved in court
BISMARCK -- A federal judge who stopped a new Obama administration rule regulating hydraulic fracturing on federal and tribal lands from taking effect in June decided Wednesday to set the rule aside until the matter is resolved in court. Judge Scott Skavdahl granted the preliminary...
September 30, 2015 - 5:04pm
July 9, 2015
Three sisters hiking in Wyoming found two days after reported missing
A helicopter crew rescued three sisters from a wilderness area in Wyoming on Thursday, two days after they had been reported missing when they failed to return from a backcountry hike, authorities said. The three were spotted by the helicopter on a divide between two creeks in...
News/Nation and World
July 9, 2015 - 3:11pm
June 29, 2015
N.D. takes lead in lawsuit against EPA over Waters of the U.S. rule
BISMARCK – North Dakota and a dozen other states sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers on Monday over new a clean water rule that critics have slammed as federal overreach that will burden landowners, farmers, ranchers and local governments. “We’re...
June 29, 2015 - 8:01pm
June 10, 2015
Fracking rule would hurt N.D. income, jobs, state says
BISMARCK - North Dakota stands to lose $300 million a year in oil income and 1,900 jobs if a federal rule on hydraulic fracturing takes effect later this month, state officials argue in court documents. North Dakota has filed a request for a preliminary injunction against the...
June 10, 2015 - 6:03pm
June 4, 2015
Wyoming man faces multiple federal charges after March arrest in Dickinson
BISMARCK -- A Wyoming man is facing multiple charges in federal court after he allegedly brought three women from Wyoming to Dickinson to engage in prostitution. Garrell James, 25, was initially arrested March 25 at the Rodeway Inn motel on the 600 block of 12th Street West in...
News/crime and courts
June 4, 2015 - 6:53pm
May 18, 2015
Oil groups ask court to temporarily block U.S. fracking rules
WASHINGTON -- Two oil and gas groups have asked a federal court to block the implementation new U.S. rules for hydraulic fracturing on public lands until their lawsuit challenging the regulations is resolved. The Independent Petroleum Association Of America and the Western Energy...
May 18, 2015 - 2:09pm
April 24, 2015
Court says ND can join Wyoming lawsuit over fracking rules
BISMARCK – A federal court in Wyoming has issued an order allowing North Dakota to join Wyoming as a party in a lawsuit challenging the U.S. Bureau of Land Management’s authority to impose federal regulations on hydraulic fracturing practices. “I am pleased the court has...
April 24, 2015 - 12:25pm
April 12, 2015
What's Next? Cities rely on past to navigate slowdown, but some feel more effects
On Friday, a barrel of West Texas Intermediate crude oil traded at $47.75. A year ago, the monthly average was $98.20 a barrel. This dramatic...
April 12, 2015 - 12:00am
April 10, 2015
Multi-state drug ring allegedly busted
GILLETTE, Wyo. -- Five Wyoming residents have been arrested on charges in an ongoing investigation into a drug trafficking organization that has been supplying large quantities of methamphetamine to communities in Wyoming, South Dakota and North Dakota. According to a Wyoming...
News/crime and courts
April 10, 2015 - 11:12am
March 31, 2015
North Dakota seeks to join suit against federal fracking rule
BISMARCK - The state of North Dakota will join a lawsuit seeking to stop the Bureau of Land Management’s new hydraulic fracturing regulations,...
March 31, 2015 - 7:03pm
February 11, 2015
Yellowstone grizzlies exiting winter hibernation early amid mild weather
Grizzly bears at Yellowstone National Park are emerging from winter hibernation weeks earlier than normal because of the arrival of spring-like weather, with warmer-than-usual temperatures and rain instead of snow, a park spokesman said on Tuesday. Yellowstone on Monday confirmed...
February 11, 2015 - 11:54am
February 7, 2015
Wyoming Senate rejects Obamacare Medicaid expansion
CODY, Wyo. — The Wyoming Senate on Friday rejected a bill that would have supported the state’s expansion of the Medicaid program for the poor under President Barack Obama’s healthcare reform law, effectively shutting the door for the remainder of year. Opponents of the measure...
February 7, 2015 - 8:45pm
January 1, 2015
Stray animals an issue on reservations
NEW TOWN -- The headlines in November were disquieting. In two separate incidents on different Indian reservations, one adult and one child...
January 1, 2015 - 10:14pm
December 5, 2014
Oil Patch trucking company, state agree to reduced fine
WILLISTON — Wyoming-based Black Hills Trucking Inc. has agreed on a settlement with the North Dakota Department of Health for operating without a license or a permit for nearly six years, but may face more legal action from another state agency. The deal requires the company to...
December 5, 2014 - 8:58pm
November 11, 2014
Firefighter dies in freak hunting accident
A Wyoming firefighter died after a freak hunting accident in which he was shot in both legs by a single round from a powerful rifle that discharged when it accidentally struck the ground, authorities said Monday. Bruce Ellyson had been big-game hunting with friends in the Shoshone...
News/crime and courts
November 11, 2014 - 10:20pm