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US farmers fuel surge in guest-worker visas as illegal labor dwindles
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New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
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Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
EPA to meet with North Dakota coal, oil industries in Bismarck
Five cases of mumps in North Dakota re-ignite support for vaccinations
PETA honors Alexandria dog for rescuing elderly neighbor
Measles outbreak prompt state lawmakers to reconsider religion exemptions for vaccines
FDA warns consumers against 'young blood' plasma infusions to prevent aging
Lost Italian: Moroccan Spice Roasted Chickpeas are the savory, nutritious snack you need
Midgets head to state with four consecutive titles in sight
'Tough group of kids': Hettinger-Scranton heads to state, withstanding a tough Dickinson Trinity challenge
Davies boys roll on to state hockey semifinals
Fargo Davies dominates Dickinson in quarterfinal round at state tournament
All-Region 7 girls basketball awards
Port: Offer of free ballet tickets sets off emailed war of words among lawmakers, Measure 1 activist
Plain Talk Podcast: Prisons head decries conditions at New England women's prison, says one inmate pulled her own tooth
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October 11, 2018
Coal-fired power plant demolished in central ND
STANTON, N.D. -- Leveled in less than 30 seconds, Stanton Station coal-fired power plant, the oldest in Great River Energy’s North Dakota fleet,...
October 11, 2018 - 5:19pm
October 14, 2016
Dickinson woman injured in crash in Mercer County
STANTON—A Dickinson woman was injured after she failed to stop at a stop sign in rural Mercer County on Thursday night, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Jessica Anderson, 34, was driving a 2009 Toyota Venza northbound on Highway 31 when she failed to stop at the...
October 14, 2016 - 1:55pm
August 9, 2016
Letter: When it comes to electricity, am I missing something?
Am I missing something here? The coal-fired power plant in Stanton has announced they will be closing down for lack of market. They cannot produce electricity for what the market will pay. At the same time, the Public Service Commission is issuing permits for wind farms as fast as...
August 9, 2016 - 6:01pm
July 15, 2016
Great River Energy closing Stanton plant
STANTON, N.D.—Great River Energy has announced plans to retire the Stanton Station power plant by May 2017. The company said the plant located about 40 miles northwest of Bismarck is no longer economic to operate with current low prices. "After careful consideration of several...
July 15, 2016 - 9:51pm
April 25, 2016
Power of old bones stops $10 million job
STANTON, N.D. — The power of old bones spoke earlier this month, when a $10 million construction project came to a five-day halt so the bones...
April 25, 2016 - 11:26am
January 6, 2016
Man camp for fertilizer plant workers OK’d, but underground mine tunnels a concern
STANTON, N.D. — The owner of empty oil patch man camp units has permission to bring them to a location between Hazen and Beulah to house workers...
January 6, 2016 - 5:23pm
March 7, 2015
Germans, be happy: Fleischkuechle being made at new facility in Leeds
LEEDS — Never fear, fleischkuechle lovers: That juicy, doughy mainstay is back, coming to fans of German food everywhere from a new production...
March 7, 2015 - 8:12pm
November 5, 2014
Official newspaper race is state’s closest: Beulah Beacon heads Hazen Star with 7 votes
STANTON — The closest race in Tuesday’s North Dakota general election wasn’t between candidates or on a constitutional measure. It was the bid for Mercer County’s Official Newspaper. “I don’t think we ever had a recount for newspapers,” Secretary of State Al Jaeger...
November 5, 2014 - 10:00pm
June 17, 2014
Second man pleads guilty in Golden Valley shooting case
STANTON — A second man charged in a Golden Valley shooting case has pleaded guilty to burglary. Bryson Snell of Hazen changed his plea for the Class C felony during a pretrial hearing on June 11, according to the North Dakota Courts website. He was sentenced to three years with...
June 17, 2014 - 5:03pm
May 16, 2014
Not just a number: Standout DSU grad Stefanie Bohrer prepares for master’s program
Stefanie Bohrer could have taken a lot of paths in her four years at Dickinson State University. The 5-foot-11 Stanton native came to DSU...
May 16, 2014 - 7:21pm
May 15, 2014
Man pleads guilty in Golden Valley shooting: Two others expected to go to trial
One man involved in a Golden Valley shooting is going to jail while two others have pleaded not guilty. Benjamin Schultz, Golden Valley, pleaded guilty to being an accomplice to burglary Wednesday during a preliminary hearing at the Mercer County Courthouse in Stanton for an incident...
May 15, 2014 - 6:27pm
May 4, 2014
Cobb case leaves lasting impacts in ND: AG says white supremacist’s actions painful for small town, but some good came of it
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s top law enforcement official says the recent controversy involving a white supremacist’s failed attempt to convert...
May 4, 2014 - 11:12pm
April 25, 2014
Hearing set for men involved in Golden Valley shootout
STANTON — Three men facing charges related to a shootout near Golden Valley are expected to be in court Wednesday, May 14. Bryson Snell of Hazen, and Benjamin Schultz and Brett Knudson, both of Golden Valley, are being held at the Mercer County Jail in Stanton after allegedly...
April 25, 2014 - 6:15pm
April 2, 2014
Man involved in shootout drove to Beulah: Law enforcement release details in Golden Valley shooting
The 60-year-old man involved in a Golden Valley shootout returned fire and then drove to Beulah despite having gunshot wounds, law enforcement said Tuesday. Jeffrey Gegelman was at his home in Golden Valley on Sunday when three young men “began to beat on the door, and entered...
April 2, 2014 - 6:54pm
April 1, 2014
Mercer County Sheriff releases intruder’s name: Knudson charged with attempted murder
STANTON — The Mercer County Sheriff’s Department has release the name of a man that allegedly shot a Golden Valley man. Brett Daniel Knudson, 20, of Golden Valley, allegedly entered Jeff Gegelman’s home in the small town Sunday. Mercer County State’s Attorney Jessica Binder...
April 1, 2014 - 6:16pm