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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
January 4, 2018
Dunn County sheriff announces retirement
Dunn County Sheriff Clay Coker has announced that he will not seek re-election as sheriff and retire at the end of his term. Coker is retiring...
January 4, 2018 - 9:16pm
October 5, 2017
Western Dakota Energy Association gets new president
Dickinson City Administrator Shawn Kessel will be taking on an additional title as president of the Western Dakota Energy Association, succeeding...
October 5, 2017 - 8:37pm
October 4, 2017
Dunn County passes hazardous waste landfill amendment
MANNING— The Dunn County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously on Wednesday to approve the second and final reading of a special waste landfill or industrial waste landfill amendment to the county Land Development Ordinance. "I'm glad that we have something in place now,"...
October 4, 2017 - 11:24pm
May 1, 2017
Dunn County considers expanding courthouse
KILLDEER—Dunn County is considering expanding its courthouse in Manning and moving county social services out of Killdeer, a plan that...
May 1, 2017 - 8:16pm
October 12, 2016
Bear Creek natural gas processing plant in Dunn County to soon be at full capacity
KILLDEER—A new natural gas processing facility north of Killdeer has been completed and is running at 50 percent capacity, officials say....
October 12, 2016 - 5:54pm
April 6, 2016
Concerned citizens group meets to oppose local storage of oilfield waste
KILLDEER -- Residents of Dunn County and beyond gathered Tuesday night at the High Plains Cultural Center to visit over coffee, cookies and radioactive...
April 6, 2016 - 10:35pm
September 11, 2015
Dunn Co. listed as having lowest break-even oil production cost
Dunn County has the state's lowest break-even oil production costs of any county, bringing it more stability during a time of uncertain oil prices. August calculations by the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources show total revenues overtake production costs at $24 per...
September 11, 2015 - 10:28pm
January 7, 2015
Association opposes bill to add state oil impact authority
North Dakota Association of Oil and Gas Producing Counties members voted to oppose a bill that would create a new authority for oil and gas region infrastructure planning Wednesday, saying an “oil and gas development strategic planning authority” could just lead to more bureaucracy...
January 7, 2015 - 8:53pm
December 3, 2014
Newly-elected Dunn County Commission holds first meeting
MANNING -- The recently-elected and newly-organized Dunn County Board of Commissioners met for the first time on Wednesday morning. During the meeting, the commission swore in the three recently elected commissioners, and voted on the board’s new chairman. In an unceremonious...
December 3, 2014 - 3:23pm
June 18, 2014
Dunn County commits more for airport runway project
MANNING — As the first day of an expansion project commenced at Weydahl Field Airport in Killdeer, Dunn County commissioners agreed to provide an additional $157,000 for the project. Commissioners had already agreed to provide the 20 percent match for the runway expansion project,...
June 18, 2014 - 10:26pm
May 30, 2014
Dukart: Vision West plan has some surprises
If there is one thing that is certain in western North Dakota, it is change. While much of rural America seems to stand still, the 19 counties in the Vision West ND region are experiencing nation-leading change and growth. The recently released Vision West Regional Plan for Sustainable...
May 30, 2014 - 12:32am
July 1, 2011
Dunn County plans road agreement with oil companies
MANNING -- Dunn County Commission Chairman Daryl Dukart and Auditor Reinhard Hauck say oil companies are doing their part to take care of roads...
July 1, 2011 - 12:00am