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SD man accused of killing infant to undergo evaluation for insanity plea
MPR says Garrison Keillor wasn't fired for simply touching 'a woman's bare back'
Former Moorhead man accused of killing cats may have tried to get another pet
Peterson: F-M diversion dam likely will be closer to metro area, require upstream and downstream water storage
President Trump asked whom FBI head Andrew McCabe voted for in 2016 election
crime and courts
nation and world
Livestock organizations seek fix to reporting air releases from animal waste
How the government shutdown ended up being a $31 billion gift to the health care industry
Facebook admits social media sometimes harms democracy
ADM-Bunge deal would create Cargill-sized agribusiness giant
Agri-Pulse: Who wins, who loses in new tax package?
place a business brief
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
New animal rescue saves lives and educates community
A boy's basketball-size tumor was slowly killing him. He died days after doctors removed it.
'It’s a whole new way of seeing’: N.D. man set to receive bionic eye
6 takeaways from a study about teens' happiness and time spent online
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
Vikings center Pat Elflein to have surgery on fractured left ankle
Former Twins slugger Jim Thome could cruise to Cooperstown
Jimmy Butler, Karl-Anthony Towns selected as Timberwolves' first all-stars since 2014
Fighting Hawks men's basketball making progress, hit the road again
Mike Zimmer will do 'self-scouting' after Vikings' defense wilted in playoffs
Commentary: Heitkamp's antics were unhelpful to finding a shutdown resolution
Commentary: Is Governor Doug Burgum all vision and no policy?
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
It's time to stand up for research and extension
Commentary: North Dakota needs NAFTA. Period.
Rodney D. "Pete" Peterson
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
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December 27, 2017
City water rates increasing in 2018
With the start of 2018, Dickinson's water rates will increase 17 cents per 1,000 gallons. This is a normal increase for the city, which purchases its water from the Southwest Water Authority, Linda Carlson, deputy administrator, said. "They're based on the Southwest Water rates,"...
December 27, 2017 - 8:22am
November 15, 2017
Study: Water use in ND Oil Patch increased almost 20-fold in seven years
FARGO—Water use for oil production in the Bakken oilfields increased almost 20-fold from 2008 to 2014, with water consumption climbing...
November 15, 2017 - 8:38pm
September 22, 2017
Flint's lead-poisoned water had a 'horrifyingly large' effect on fetal deaths, study finds
The fertility rate in Flint, Michigan, dropped precipitously after the city decided to switch to lead-poisoned Flint River water in 2014, according...
September 22, 2017 - 6:42am
August 25, 2017
UPDATE: Water to be temporarily shut off for some Dickinson residents next week
Water will be shut off from 8 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 28, until 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 29, for residents of Colonial Village near the 14th Street construction zone. The shut-off is necessary to make repairs to a leaking valve on Sims Street, just south of 14th Street East. Adam Ballesteros,...
August 25, 2017 - 1:59pm
August 4, 2017
Early indications are farmers like Trump ag actions
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. — Many, if not most, farmers say they like what they have seen so far in how President Donald Trump deals with agriculture....
August 4, 2017 - 2:06pm
June 27, 2017
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Farm group leaders were predictably pleased Tuesday, June 27, with the announcement that the U.S. Environmental Protection...
June 27, 2017 - 4:13pm
June 25, 2017
Interest grows in ND canal water for irrigation
Duane DeKrey, who directs the Garrison Diversion Unit, is becoming increasingly frustrated by the fact that it's only now that the full promise...
June 25, 2017 - 7:02am
June 16, 2017
Dickinson area does not face any water restrictions
The Dickinson area is not currently under any sort of water restrictions. In fact, Mary Massad, manager and CEO of Southwest Water Authority (SWA), said water use is down right now and there is plenty of water available. City Administrator Shawn Kessel also said city residents do...
June 16, 2017 - 7:02pm
June 13, 2017
SD legislators reopen submerged farmland in northeast corner to fishing again
PIERRE, S.D. — The South Dakota Legislature passed a compromise bill designed to reopen some submerged farmland to fishing in the northeast...
June 13, 2017 - 7:22pm
May 31, 2017
The birth of modern shark mania: Attacks of 1916 left four dead and a coast terrified
The shark mania that grips the country each summer began July 1, 1916, when a young stockbroker from Philadelphia headed into the surf at Beach...
May 31, 2017 - 12:45pm
May 23, 2017
Large strides expected for water projects
BISMARCK — State projects of all kinds will be fighting over a shrinking pot of money, but progress in meeting water needs is expected...
May 23, 2017 - 11:50am
May 19, 2017
After finding mouse in supply, Glen Ullin's water declared safe
GLEN ULLIN, N.D. — Any trace of the dead mouse that turned up in Glen Ullin's water storage tank Monday has been eradicated and the town's drinking water declared safe to drink. Greg Wavra, drinking water program manager for the North Dakota Department of Health, said a boil...
May 19, 2017 - 7:34pm
March 16, 2017
Fargo, Grand Forks officials pitch water projects to lawmakers
BISMARCK — Elected officials from Red River Valley cities and across North Dakota made their pitch for water project funding during a state...
March 16, 2017 - 6:28pm
Trump wants 21 percent USDA budget cut; food, rural water hit
CHICAGO - President Donald Trump has proposed halting funding for rural clean water initiatives and reducing county-level staff, for a 21 percent...
March 16, 2017 - 2:05pm
March 12, 2017
Combating frozen pipes with ND-invented product
LINCOLN, N.D. — Tom Hayes, of Lincoln, got the idea for Hydrant Buddy while laid up recovering from back surgery. It was a particularly...
March 12, 2017 - 5:13pm