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'One of the greatest honors of my life' -- Stark County Sheriff reflects on service to community
Stormy Daniel's lawyer Michael Avenatti speaks out after his arrest on suspicion of domestic violence
Trump endorses bipartisan criminal-justice reform bill
Raccoons drunk on crab apples cause false rabies scare in West Virginia
Heitkamp advocates for public safety in Indian Country as Savanna's Act advances
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COMMENTARY: Why Trump’s trade war alarms me
ND Medicaid changes should improve access to addiction, mental health services
Holistic management: Brown’s Ranch finds success in being different
Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soybeans
Ag economist says farm income is normal, not low
place a business brief
North Dakota regulators weigh input on oil conditioning rules
Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
Mechanics rescue kitten who took 80-mile ride under car hood
Jazz Ensemble plans concert
Heart River Writer's Circle to welcome Bismarck poet
Creamy wild rice soup is a great way to use up leftover Thanksgiving turkey
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
No. 10 Kentucky rolls past UND as team has now beat teams from every state
Towns, Wiggins lead Timberwolves past Pelicans
Wolves' Taylor glad to put Butler drama behind him, confident in Thibodeau
McFeely: If Kansas State job opens, NDSU football coach Klieman will be top candidate
'We aren't satisfied yet': Dickinson Trinity seeks for higher ground at state tournament
Rob Port: Burgum’s proposal for governing North Dakota’s Universities isn’t likely to fix anything
Port: Heitkamps feel they’re entitled to power, and that’s exactly why they shouldn’t have it
McFeely: Saying farewell to radio
Port: My daily radio show ends this week
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New weightlifting studio sees early success
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Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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October 18, 2018
Bismarck tastes victory with state's best drinking water
GRAND FORKS -- Tap water from Bismarck made quite the splash during the annual Drinking Water Taste Test on Wednesday, Oct. 17. Bismarck tap...
October 18, 2018 - 9:30am
August 11, 2018
August watering is crucial for gardening success
Were your parents or grandparents raised during the Great Depression? My mom and dad were teenagers during the extreme drought decade of the...
August 11, 2018 - 6:17am
July 18, 2018
Detroit baby falls through floor into basement, drowns in 'standing water and sewage,' prosecutors say
At first glance, the white house on Ferguson Street in Detroit looks like any other home commonly found in American suburbs. It's front lawn...
July 18, 2018 - 6:36am
July 3, 2018
'It all goes into the water': Fireworks spark pollution concerns in some places; no problems found in Minn., ND
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — The Fourth of July fireworks display near the Pavillion on the shore of Detroit Lake draws throngs of spectators...
July 3, 2018 - 7:41pm
June 25, 2018
Woman threatens to call police on 8-year-old selling water for a trip to Disneyland
Things got tight after Erin Austin lost her job, so she struck a deal with her 8-year-old daughter, who had been eagerly anticipating a trip...
June 25, 2018 - 7:33am
April 21, 2018
10 simple ways to help save Earth
FARGO — When it comes to doing what's best for our planet, many of us assume that one person's actions don't amount to much. What's the...
April 21, 2018 - 6:27am
March 16, 2018
Taming the mighty Mississippi: Troubles run deep in changing national waterway
ALONG THE RIVER - The Mississippi runs the spine of America, touching 10 states and draining waters from 21 more, a vast waterway with a rich...
March 16, 2018 - 10:59am
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