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White House stands by embattled nominee to lead Veterans Affairs
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Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Why are tens of thousands of Americans still driving around with explosive devices in their cars?
Dakota Growers Pasta Company parent company eyes shift in brand group
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
place a business brief
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
'Tase me, and you'll see what happens,' an American Airlines flier said. Police did - 10 times.
An afternoon of fun: kids fair has a western theme
Saving England's children from the witches: DSU to present "The Witches:" by Roald Dahl
Life on the farm; Judy Hoff writes children's book
White golf course owners said 5 African-American women played too slow. Then they called the police.
Twins option reliever Busenitz after blowout loss
Commentary: For Wild, letting GM go was the easy part
Commentary: Wolves say they have to check the tape but fans understand what happened
DSU baseball drops final home game
Commentary: Heitkamp chief of staff, without irony, says the senator’s key to success is to 'get out and talk to people'
Commentary: If Democrats want more say over North Dakota’s budget they should try winning some elections
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Commentary: The politics of North Dakota's big bad budget bind
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New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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July 20, 2017
Zap man arrested on car theft, DUI
A report of a suspicious person resulted in the arrest of a Zap, N.D., man in Jamestown Wednesday night, according to Lt. Justin Blinsky with...
July 20, 2017 - 3:19pm
January 26, 2016
Man accused of repeated sex abuse of teen
MANDAN -- A Zap man accused of sexually abusing a girl for eight months in Morton County made his first appearance Tuesday in South Central District Court, where bond was set at $1,000. Scott Benjamin, 43, faces a felony charge of continuous sexual abuse of a child.
January 26, 2016 - 6:07pm
November 21, 2015
Zap fixes up roads in hopes of cashing in on Bakken growth
ZAP — In a time when infrastructure needs are widespread in North Dakota and funding is limited, some small towns are making tough decisions to invest in their future. The town of Zap has about 250 residents, and, when it came time to repave the roads or risk disappearing into...
November 21, 2015 - 9:14pm
Zap fixes up roads in hopes of cashing in on Bakken growth
ZAP, N.D. -- In a time when infrastructure needs are widespread in North Dakota and funding is limited, some small towns are making tough decisions to invest in their future. The town of Zap has about 250 residents, and, when it came time to repave the roads or risk disappearing...
November 21, 2015 - 3:30pm
May 4, 2015
23-year-old Zap man accused of sex assault on teens
STANTON, N.D. -- A Zap man is facing the possibility of life in prison after charges were filed in South Central District Court on Friday alleging that he sexually assaulted two teenage girls.
May 4, 2015 - 10:25pm
April 1, 2015
Zap grass fire threatens farm families
ZAP, N.D. - A fire most likely caused by the careless tossing of a cigarette burned 750 acres three miles north of Zap and put two farm families...
April 1, 2015 - 7:40pm
March 9, 2015
Fate of stabbed Zap man uncertain as he lies in coma
ZAP, N.D. -- The status of a Zap man placed in a drug-induced coma after being stabbed Thursday afternoon was unclear on Monday. Another Zap man, Tyson Bray Gappert, is being held on a $15,000 cash-only bond at the Mercer County Sheriff's Office after being charged Friday with...
March 9, 2015 - 9:55pm
February 6, 2015
Zap man charged with vehicular homicide
ZAP — Police say a Zap man was intoxicated with alcohol and amphetamines when a vehicle he was driving crossed a median and crashed into another vehicle, killing the other driver, in September 2013. Rocky Lynn Stein, 26, was charged with criminal vehicular homicide this week and...
February 6, 2015 - 11:00pm
November 8, 2014
BNSF finishes $400 million in upgrades in ND: Double track connecting Minot to Williston part of major improvement
DEVILS LAKE — The last of 55 miles of new double railroad track was placed into service in northwestern North Dakota this past week by BNSF...
November 8, 2014 - 5:36pm
March 29, 2014
Zap native retires after lengthy 3M career: Vickie Batroot closes book on 37 years with global company
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. — Vickie Batroot’s introduction to 3M-Cottage Grove came not as site director but as college intern. In 1977, Batroot was a University of North Dakota chemical engineering student on a one-year internship at 3M headquarters in Maplewood.
March 29, 2014 - 8:06pm
March 22, 2014
Summer of centennials along Highway 200: 6 local communities once tied together by Northern Pacific Railway to celebrate 100th anniversaries this summer
Six communities along Highway 200 are preparing to host Centennial Celebrations this summer. The events are on separate weekends, but they share...
March 22, 2014 - 11:01pm
January 25, 2014
Trauma junkie: Killdeer woman goes from welding to emergency responder in oilfields
Malissa Smith calls herself a trauma junkie. “I don’t want anyone to get hurt,” she said. “I just want to be there when they do.” Those...
January 25, 2014 - 6:04pm
November 7, 2012
Glendive, Mont. man killed in accident near Trenton
A 25-year-old Glendive, Mont. man died Tuesday morning when the pickup he was driving on Highway 1804 west of Trenton crossed the centerline and hit a semi hauling an excavator. Thomas Underberg of Glendive died, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. He was wearing a seatbelt. The...
November 7, 2012 - 9:59am
April 22, 2010
Letter: Farmers and ranchers protect and preserve daily
Today millions of folks interested in protecting and preserving the environment will celebrate the 40th anniversary of Earth Day. Earth Day is a great time to evaluate how our existence impacts the environment and how we can incorporate environmentally-friendly strategies. Protecting...
April 22, 2010 - 12:00am