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'I been watching you': A child killer taunted little girls with terrifying notes, police say. After 30 years, DNA led to an arrest.
Baby dies from 'lethal combination of drugs' hours after his mother breastfed him, police say
The Midwest eases its Trump swoon and flirts again with Democratic candidates
A 71-year-old Florida man tied a gun to a weather balloon to fake his own murder, police say
Jaguar escapes zoo and moves from one enclosure to next, killing trapped animals
crime and courts
nation and world
Unhealthy burden: Steep medical bills can add stress to periods of bad health
It's not your imagination: airline restrooms are getting smaller
After Deepwater Horizon, a new BP emerges
Northrop Grumman CEO will step down
SD wheat being harvested even as crops still being planted
place a business brief
Xcel wins approval for another major wind farm project
ND wind companies required to plan ahead for restoring land
Lawmakers offer mixed views of Scott Pruitt's mark on EPA
Trump's coal gambit may yield political points, not mining jobs
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
To reduce waste, try this instead of that
How to transform a bakery croissant into something marvelous
Study finds decrease in early deaths in ND
Volcano stops student mission trip in tracks
She cut her weekly trash down so much it fits into an unbelievably small jar
Fernando Rodney works early, then flies to Miami to become U.S. citizen
Twins top Rays thanks to Dozier's walk-off grand slam
France lifts second World Cup after winning classic final
Kim pours it on, wins John Deere Classic by eight shots
VAR plays key role in World Cup final, but was it the way FIFA intended?
Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
Commentary: Summer 'movecation' is no holiday
Commentary: Are capricious state regulators contributing to ND's child care shortage?
Even in dark times, hang on to hope
Commentary: New Cramer ad features President Trump riding herd on Senator Heidi Heitkamp
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Leo J. Kuntz
Edward E. Dvorak
Melvin and Myong Bullinger
ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New Rockford, N.D., woman celebrates 108th birthday
Rep. Josh Boschee
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
30 Under 30
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
July 3, 2018
Badlands Ministries in full swing; gearing up for 90th anniversary celebration
MEDORA -- Badlands Ministries leads kids on a journey of faith, using the beauty of the Badlands as the background. The solitude with chirping...
July 3, 2018 - 11:07am
June 18, 2018
Take a trip into auto history
Visitors to the 41st annual Medora Car Show will have an opportunity to see the special exhibit car that resembles a tricycle with a one-cylinder...
June 18, 2018 - 12:11pm
June 14, 2018
Dickinson alumnae Melani Walton elected as Theodore Roosevelt library board trustee
DICKINSON, N.D. — An alumna of Dickinson State University with familial ties to a global retail giant will join board for the Theodore Roosevelt...
June 14, 2018 - 10:47am
June 13, 2018
Kat Perkins' annual Medora concert set for June 30
MEDORA, N.D. — Kat Perkins will return to the Burning Hills Amphitheater later this month for her annual afternoon concert featuring her...
June 13, 2018 - 10:02pm
June 5, 2018
TR. library foundation will not be reimbursing spent money
The Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum will not be built in Dickinson, but questions remain as to what has become of taxpayer dollars allocated to the project as it is shifted to a new proposed location near Medora. Specifically, $2.2 million of a $12.5 million legislative...
June 5, 2018 - 10:31am
June 4, 2018
Cowboy Hall of Fame sets induction date
The 2008 world champion rodeo tie-down roper Stran Smith will be a guest speaker during the 2018 North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Medora.
June 4, 2018 - 10:08am
Chateau to host History Alive
The Chateau de Mores State Historic Site at Medora will present its History Alive programs again this summer. The series kicks off with French...
June 4, 2018 - 10:05am
May 23, 2018
NDSU gets nod to raise money for new ag center, indoor athletic practice facility
BISMARCK — The State Board of Higher Education has given the green light for North Dakota State University backers to launch fundraising...
May 23, 2018 - 8:39pm
May 21, 2018
Exhibit of poetry-visual artwork set at Medora
New to the Dakota County Poetry Gathering this year is an exhibit titled “Poet-Painter-Poet-Project,” featuring the juxtaposition of poetry and visual artwork. The project may be described as a detailed version of the board game Pictionary and it works like this: An original poem...
May 21, 2018 - 10:09am
A tradition: Dakota Cowboy Poetry Gathering
It’s nearly time to head over to Medora for the 32nd annual Dakota Cowboy Poetry Gathering. It’s traditionally held during the Memorial Day weekend of May 26-27. “We call on new poets every year and it snowballs -- they bring in their family and friends,” said Gathering founder...
May 21, 2018 - 10:08am
May 14, 2018
ND national park tourism creates $56.7M in economic benefits in 2017
MEDORA—A new National Park Service report shows that 733,000 visitors to Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site, Knife River Indian...
May 14, 2018 - 7:05pm
May 7, 2018
Celebrating western culture: Cowboy Hall of Fame hosts season premiere
MEDORA -- Friends of the Cowboy Hall of Fame gathered Saturday, April 28 at the Center for Western Heritage and Culture for the 2018 season premiere....
May 7, 2018 - 9:48am
May 3, 2018
ND winner of national Doodle 4 Google contest named
MEDORA, N.D. -- A third-grader has been named North Dakota’s winner in this year’s national Doodle 4 Google design competition. Google doodles appear on the popular search engine’s home page and change frequently. Google’s annual contest provides a prompt for students in grades...
May 3, 2018 - 6:04pm
May 1, 2018
Governor cautions against rushing into Roosevelt library construction
Gov. Doug Burgum came to Dickinson State University Monday morning to discuss several topics, most prominently being the challenges facing the...
May 1, 2018 - 10:07am
April 16, 2018
Park fees at Theodore Roosevelt National Park set to increase in June
MEDORA—People visiting Theodore Roosevelt National Park this summer will see slightly higher fees to explore the only park named after...
April 16, 2018 - 5:10pm