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ND House passes forfeiture reform amid U.S. Supreme Court opinion
'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett is suspected of filing a false police report
Bismarck man who stole forklift in attempt to overturn Trump's limo granted supervised release
ND House sends strong message by voting down expanded gun-carrying proposal
Supreme Court limits power of states and localities to impose fines, seize property
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Montana-Dakota Utilities to retire coal-fired units
Altru Hospital to get own air ambulance in Grand Forks
SD native sees success in house flipping
Minn. man wants to know why a drug costs $40 in Canada, $350 in US
Payless to close all U.S. stores
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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
EPA announces plan to ease carbon emissions rule for new coal plants
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
EPA to meet with North Dakota coal, oil industries in Bismarck
FDA warns consumers against 'young blood' plasma infusions to prevent aging
Lost Italian: Moroccan Spice Roasted Chickpeas are the savory, nutritious snack you need
Family of fighters: High school senior and three family members all diagnosed with cancer in four-week period
Growing Together: Take your mind off winter by preparing for spring gardening
Sign on the dotted line: Why millennials are writing contracts for their relationships
Finally healthy, Michael Pineda throws first live BP for Twins
After injury, Twins’ Schoop gets his swing back on track
UND football lands 2023 game against Washington
Agent: Vikings WR Thielen won't hold out for contract
Stricker says communication key to his strategy as U.S. Ryder Cup captain
Plain Talk Podcast: Closer look at Bakken oil boom crime stats paints a different picture
McFeely: North Dakota military projects could be cut to fund border wall
Port: Nobody, not even the voters, should be able to make laws unilaterally
Port: Sen. Hogue gives passionate speech on checks and balances
Plain Talk Podcast: Sen. Cramer 'doubts' Trump's emergency will stand up in court, says treason accusation not an exaggeration
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
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November 19, 2018
Teachers say they've 'become better teachers' as North Dakota school adopts 4-day week
ALEXANDER, N.D. – A western North Dakota school has moved to a four-day week this school year and with great success, the superintendent said....
November 19, 2018 - 7:00am
November 1, 2018
North Dakota deputy shoots armed man during domestic disturbance response
ALEXANDER, N.D. -- A 42-year-old man was injured Wednesday night when he was shot by a McKenzie County Sheriff deputy responding to a domestic...
November 1, 2018 - 12:14pm
July 9, 2018
Western N.D. teacher must surrender license in drug case
ALEXANDER, N.D. -- A teacher charged for drug offenses while living in employee housing in western North Dakota must surrender her state teaching...
July 9, 2018 - 5:11pm
Western N.D. teacher charged for marijuana
ALEXANDER, N.D.—A school resource officer arrested a teacher at the Alexander Public School this week for allegedly having marijuana and related items in employee housing around her children. Regie Hill, 32, of Alexander, is held at the McKenzie County Correctional Facility,...
February 9, 2018 - 4:57pm
August 31, 2016
Western ND landfill operator found with radioactive waste
ALEXANDER, N.D.—An oil field waste landfill that withdrew its application to handle radioactive waste is under review for having tons of...
August 31, 2016 - 8:25pm
August 19, 2016
Discarded RVs a nuisance for Bakken salvage yard
ALEXANDER, N.D. — Abandoned campers from across the Bakken line up end to end in a McKenzie County salvage yard. The RVs, some burned or...
August 19, 2016 - 6:58pm
May 12, 2016
Residents of Alexander heated up over radioactive waste proposal
ALEXANDER -- The city hall in the hometown of North Dakota’s gentle environmental giant -- former Gov. Art Link -- started warm and only got...
May 12, 2016 - 10:31pm
March 1, 2016
10,000 gallons of gasoline released into soil at rural Bakken station
ALEXANDER -- An underground storage tank structurally failed Feb. 25 at a Bakken Oil Patch gas station along Highway 85, releasing 10,000 gallons of premium gasoline into the soil, the North Dakota Department of Health said Tuesday. Gasoline was put into a 20,000-gallon tank at Patriot...
March 1, 2016 - 4:05pm
September 15, 2015
Two men killed in crash identified
ALEXANDER — The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified two men killed when the pickup they were in was hit by a tractor-trailer Sunday near Alexander in northwest North Dakota. Killed in the crash were Micah Martinez, 30, of Farmington, N.M., and Darrell Donahue, 26, of Reno,...
September 15, 2015 - 4:48pm
September 5, 2015
Alexander picks up sports again with oil boom growth
ALEXANDER — When Alexander, a growing Oil Patch town, has its first high school football game in 27 years today, the focus won’t be on the...
September 5, 2015 - 1:37am
September 2, 2015
Deputy seriously injured in two-vehicle crash in far northwest ND
ALEXANDER, N.D. -- A McKenzie County deputy was seriously injured in far northwest North Dakota on Wednesday morning when his patrol vehicle was struck by a truck on state Highway 200.
September 2, 2015 - 6:40pm
PSC hearing set for proposed McKenzie County oil pipeline project
WATFORD CITY -- The North Dakota Public Service Commission’s public meeting about a proposed oil pipeline in McKenzie County is scheduled for 9 a.m. Thursday at Teddy’s Residential Suites in Watford City.
September 2, 2015 - 2:44pm
July 17, 2015
Housing project to stay closed after scheme
ALEXANDER — An oilfield housing camp developed by two men accused of defrauding investors in a $62 million Ponzi scheme will likely remain closed. The Great American Lodge near Alexander, which is owned by North Dakota Developments LLC, closed abruptly in May after the utility...
July 17, 2015 - 12:05am
May 13, 2015
Fargo contractor fined after hitting gasoline pipeline in western N.D.
BISMARCK – A Fargo contractor will pay a $6,000 fine for failing to notify the state before it began digging in western North Dakota and struck a fuel pipeline that released more than 36,500 barrels of gasoline onto the ground.
May 13, 2015 - 4:31pm
April 15, 2015
Speeds reduced on US Highway 85
ALEXANDER - Speeds will be reduced on a section of U.S. Highway 85 through July as construction resumes on the next phase of expansion on the...
April 15, 2015 - 6:27pm