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Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
City of Fargo employee: let DAPL protesters 'drown in the flooding'
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
Dakota Access oil could flow by March 6
State Board of Higher Education approves change in tenure policy
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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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Davies girls make hockey history with quarterfinal win
Fourth line sparks Central boys to opening-round win
Midgets open state tournament against undefeated Knights
Blue Hawks find a way past Dakota State in tourney opener
Before prep for Waldorf, Blue Hawks took time to celebrate title
Port: Gov. Burgum on remaining #NoDAPL protesters: 'More have moved than left'
Kathleen Wrigley: Marsy's Law does not protect victims' names
Port: Reminder: The #NoDAPL protesters in camp are no longer standing with Standing Rock
Port: State of North Dakota buys hotel rooms and bus tickets home for #NoDAPL protesters
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Avon "Avie" Stotz
Fern L. Uhler
Roger S. Farrier
Donna Mae Hewson
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
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
October 23, 2014
Experts: SD blizzard not climate change
BROOKINGS, S.D. — A study conducted by a team of weather experts determined the October 2013 blizzard that devastated parts of western South...
October 23, 2014 - 11:01pm
October 10, 2014
Refiners taking back oil trading back in-house
NEW YORK — Independent U.S. refiners are taking back control of their crude supplies just a few years after outsourcing trading to Wall Street...
October 10, 2014 - 4:38pm
September 19, 2014
Tallgrass Energy submits tariffs for its Pony Express crude oil pipeline
NEW YORK - Tallgrass Energy Partners submitted tariffs on Friday for the startup of its Pony Express crude oil pipeline, effective Oct. 1, according to a regulatory filing with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. The rates apply to crude oil moved on the highly anticipated...
September 19, 2014 - 12:21pm
September 2, 2014
Dakota plains to build 3rd oil storage tank
Dakota Plains Holdings Inc. said on Tuesday it would build a third, 90,000-barrel storage tank for Bakken crude oil at its Pioneer Rail Terminal in North Dakota. The expansion, which will cost $5.5 million, will boost the terminal’s storage capacity to 270,000 barrels. The Pioneer...
September 2, 2014 - 10:54pm
August 8, 2014
Energy’s next big event: Conferences highlight Bakken’s impact on an international scale
JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. — Ward Koeser recently ended a 20-year run as mayor of Williston. Looking back, Koeser could see the evolution of the Bakken’s...
August 8, 2014 - 11:58pm
July 25, 2014
Exploding shooting targets banned from 12 national forests
SALMON, Idaho — Federal land managers on Wednesday banned exploding targets used by shooting enthusiasts from 12 national forests in four western U.S. states, saying the devices could spark wildfires and are a threat to public safety. The prohibition in Idaho, Nevada, Utah and...
July 25, 2014 - 12:04am
Wyoming man killed in crash with Mack truck
WILLISTON — A Wyoming man was killed Wednesday morning when the car he was riding in hit a truck from behind and caught on fire in Williams County. Jeffrey Novotny, 29, of Riverton, Wyo., and driver Zackery Brown, of Conifer, Colo., had been traveling east on Williams County Road...
News/crime and courts
July 25, 2014 - 12:00am
June 18, 2014
PSC to hold hearing on pipeline in Dickinson
The North Dakota Public Service Commission will hold a hearing in Dickinson on Monday on a proposed 20-mile crude oil pipeline. Belle Fourche Pipeline Company applied for the 10-inch pipeline, would cross through Billings, Stark and Dunn counties. The pipeline, routed alongside an...
June 18, 2014 - 5:01pm
June 8, 2014
Letter: Disappointed in comment deletion
Read with a little disappointment your article on monitoring online comments. As to how do you take upon yourself to delete comments you find offensive? Maybe those comments are more the heartbeat of the community than you think. Just because they don’t agree with you, it is still...
June 8, 2014 - 12:17am
June 7, 2014
Physical, ‘spiritual’ repair for Marmarth church: Denver pastor revives abandoned chapel building
MARMARTH — For at least 15 years, the Marmarth Bible Church sat abandoned after its pastor unexpectedly left town. Marmarth fostered an agricultural...
June 7, 2014 - 11:59pm
Police Blotter: No ‘foul play’ in man’s death at local motel
Officers say the death of a man found at the Oasis Motel in Dickinson on Thursday is not suspicious. Wendell Winfree, 46, and Claude Mercier, 24 arrived in town a couple of weeks ago after walking away from a low-security penitentiary in Bismarck, where they were serving sentences. Officers...
News/crime and courts
June 7, 2014 - 12:09am