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Bismarck Community Donates to Toys for Tots Video included

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More than 30 bikers revved and rumbled their way to the south Walmart in Bismarck Sunday afternoon, and it may surprise you what section they headed to. More>>

Papa's Pumpkin Patch Opens for the Season Video included

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You know autumn is coming when Papa's Pumpkin Patch opens for the season. More>>

11th Annual DaySun's Day of Giving in Minot Video included

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Community leaders in Minot came together Saturday at the Roosevelt Park Zoo to lend a hand to those in need, and remember the life of DaySun Gross. More>>

Bismarck Public Schools Hosts Apple Dash Video included

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As Bismarck continues to grow, it's more important than ever to keep the school systems up to speed and that's exactly why people headed to Hughes Educational Center Sunday afternoon. More>>

Westhope Community Dedicates Christmas Box Angel Video included

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It was a night of mixed emotions in Westhope. After months of fundraising and planning, community members, family and friends headed out to the Westhope Cemetery for the dedication of their town's new Christmas Box Angel. 


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Raising Money for the Bismarck Cancer Center Video included

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More than one hundred and fifty people showed up bright and early to Sertoma Park to raise money for the Bismarck Cancer Center. More>>

National Weather Service Holds Open House Video included

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With weather as unpredictable as North Dakota's, it's important to stay informed and ready for anything.That's why the National Weather Service in Bismarck held an open house on Saturday for the first time since 2007.  More>>

Minot Community Raises Awareness About Suicide Video included

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September 8th through the 13th is National Suicide Prevention Week. And all over the country, groups have come together to help raise awareness about it. More>>

Heitkamp Pushes for Safe Communities Video included

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A North Dakota coalition is looking to make communities more safe and strong. More>>

Brewing Up A Good Time Video included

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Bismarck Beer Fest helps spread the name of breweries, like DeSchutes, that's based out of Oregon.
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Bismarck City Leaders Say Autumnfest Parade Is On

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Bismarck's Autumnfest Parade is back on, according to city leaders, and will take place as scheduled on September 20th. The parade was canceled earlier this month, as trains will no longer stop for the parade. More>>

National Guard shares 9-11 Memories with Students Video included

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As the nation honors the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the Century High art and music departments hosted members of the National Guard. More>>

Mandan Inventor takes it to ' the Next Level' Video included

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You've probably heard the phrase about building a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door. When someone invents a new product or improves on an old one, he or she might strike it rich, and the rest of us wish we would have come up with the idea. More>>

Bismarck Residents Prepare for Clean Up Week

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As time goes by it's easy for items to take up space when they are no longer used. More>>

July sets new records for Oil Production, as Flaring Regulations Approach

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The oil industry continued to reach record highs in terms of oil production in July, as companies prepare for flaring regulations in October. More>>

Lunch and Learn session for Bismarck Residents

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It can be difficult to get noticed when applying for a job. The Gary Tharaldson School of Business is teaming up with the Chamber of Commerce to bring more resources to people wanting to break into the business field. More>>

Collection Box Stolen from Bismarck Catholic Church

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A collection box full of money was stolen from Cathedral of the Holy Spirit Church in Bismarck Thursday afternoon.
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Voters may need to Update Licenses Before Voting

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Elections are a few months away, but you'll want to check your driver's license before heading to the polls.
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National Guard hosts 9-11 Remembrance Event

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In honor of 9-11 and those who lost their lives in the global war on terror, the national guard hosted a remembrance event in Bismarck tonight. More>>

Attorney General Supports Robocall Blocking Technology Video included

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North Dakota has a no tolerance policy for telemarketers, but residents are still receiving those calls. The Attorney General is trying to stop mobile carriers from allowing these calls to go through. More>>

Apple Dash Benefits Elementary School Teacher Video included

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A Northridge Elementary teacher is getting more help than she ever could have dreamed of. Bismarck Public School's annual Apple Dash and Team Myla are honoring Sherry Berreth as she fights colon cancer. More>>

Parking will be in Short Supply during Street Fair Video included

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Thousands of people will converge on downtown Bismarck for the annual street fair. Parking will be hard to come by. More>>

Capital Area Transit to include UTTC in New Route

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The Capital Area Transit, is making some changes to their route that they say will benefit students and staff at United Tribes Technical College. More>>

N.D. Health Department monitoring for Enterovirus D-68 Video included

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A rare virus suspected of sickening children across the country, has caught the attention of the state's Health Department. More>>

Hoeven, Heitkamp Address Rail Backlog in D.C.

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Despite reports showing improvements on the backlog of grain cars, North Dakota's Senators pushed for continued relief at a commerce hearing in Washington, D.C., Wednesday.
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AARP educates on Investment Scams

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Many people want to invest their money later in life. That also makes people targets for scams. More>>

Feds Award grants to Improve North Dakota airports

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With increased traffic at the state's airports, the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded six grants totaling $1.3 million to make improvements to runways, terminals, and fuel facilities.
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Airmen Return from Guam

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A group of about 300 airmen and airwomen from Minot Air Force Base will be returning home today. More>>

BLM Constructs Temporary Housing Video included

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The Bureau of Land Management and USDA Forest Service are having trouble finding their employees housing. And to solve that issue they brought in the help of another government agency to help save tax payer's dollars. More>>

Airmen Return Home Video included

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A joyful day for a group of airmen and their families from Minot Air Force Base. More>>

Study Will Look at Oil Impact in Small Communities Video included

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The oil boom in the western part of the state has made an impression on a variety of industries and communities, and one study is looking to quantify that impact. More>>

Class-A & 9-Man Football Polls

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The North Dakota A.P. Sportscasters Sportswriters Association has conducted the second Class-A and 9-Man football polls of the season. Defending champions remain on top. More>>

District Improves Bus Stops Video included

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Bismarck school bus riders will see more big changes in their routes. The district already changed bus stop criteria, and now additional routes are in the works. More>>

Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease Becomes Growing Problem Video included

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Medical reporter Mark Charter tells us about a virus that's giving parents even more of a reason to teach their children about hygiene.  More>>

Center for Independent Living Hosts Housing Forum Video included

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We have the lowest unemployment rate, but we also have some of the highest housing costs in the nation. More>>

Mandan Police Arrest Man for Possession

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 A 28-year-old man was arrested for multiple charges after police pulled him over for an equipment violation. More>>

Taylor Promises to Work to Lower Student Loan Interest Video included

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Ryan Taylor, the Democratic candidate for Ag Commissioner, announced Wednesday he wants to lower loan interest rates for students across North Dakota who attend two and four-year colleges and universities. More>>

Vet Performs Bald Eagle Surgery Video included

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Different pets come in and out of the Lewis and Clark Animal Hospital daily, but today they were visited by a bald eagle. More>>

DOE Approves Natural Gas Exports

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The Cameron facility in Louisiana would be the second to export the gas to countries that do not have a free trade agreement. More>>

Mott School Board Violates Open Meeting Law Video included

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The Mott-Regent School Board says they've learned from their mistake and say it won't happen again. More>>

North Dakota Remains Top Honey Producer Video included

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September is National Honey Month.
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Williston Police Search for Stolen Vehicles

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Two vehicles were stolen from the Fulkerson's Funeral Home in Williston this morning. More>>

Program Helps Export North Dakota Products

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North Dakota Ag Commissioner Doug Goehring unveiled a program Tuesday he says will help export the state's agriculture products. More>>

Candidate Looks to Make College More Affordable Video included

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George Sinner proposes that pell grants be increased as tuition increases.
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Woman Reports Missing Window

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A window was stolen from a house on University Drive Tuesday night. More>>

Bismarck Police Search for Burglar

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Two televisions were stolen from a new hotel sometime Tuesday night or Wednesday morning. More>>

Volunteers Help Clean Up Powwow Site Video included

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After 20 years of volunteership, the AmeriCorps State and National are celebrating their anniversary with what do they best: volunteering. More>>

Crews Prepare Roads for Winter Driving Video included

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As summer winds down, highway construction ramps up. More>>

Cold Weather Affects Crops Video included

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It's not just smaller-scale home gardens that could be impacted by overnight frosts, some crops across the state could also be damaged by cold temperatures. More>>

Career Academy Helps Increase Interest in Nursing Video included

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Medical professionals say North Dakota's doctor shortage is only getting worse. Administrators say the Bismarck Career Academy is able to address it by graduating more Certified Nursing Assistants. More>>

Avoiding Office Germs Video included

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From the water cooler to that coffee pot and microwave in the break room, germs are in no shortage while you're at work. More>>

Woman Dies of West Nile Virus

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A North Dakotan has died from West Nile virus. More>>

Celebrating Cooperatives Video included

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Today, 65 employees from regional coops and members of TouchStone Energy discussed concerns facing the industry such as increased loads in the Bakken, and to celebrate the community values of a cooperative. More>>

Bankers Feel the Boom Video included

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With oil production reaching over one million barrels per day, banks in that part of the state have seen their own kind of boom. More>>

Police Arrest Mandan Man for Human Trafficking

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A 30-year-old Mandan man has been charged with human trafficking. More>>

Bus Crash Injures Three

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A car driver and two students are injured after the car struck a school bus this morning five miles south of Lisbon. More>>

BSC Offers Power Plant Simulator Video included

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Choosing an online class over a traditional class has many benefits, but students might miss out on hands-on learning opportunities. More>>

Inside Business: Agency MABU Video included

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In this week's Inside Business Jim Christianson takes us inside Agency MABU. More>>

DIY: Wasps Video included

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In this week's "Do it yourself" tip, Jeff Hinz shows us a few ways to keep those pesky wasps away.Ther are a number of ways to keep the wasps away.
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NDAPSSA AAA & AA Polls #2

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The North Dakota A.P. Sportscasters Sportswriters Association has conducted the second AAA AA football polls of the season. Fargo South and Bismarck St.Mary's remain the top ranked teams in the voting. More>>

Mandan Officials Host Talk of the Town Video included

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Anything from a possible sales tax increase, future roadway plans, growth projections to school and park concerns, city officials are hoping to give residents piece of mind. More>>

3D Technology Helps Save Lives Video included

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If breast cancer is detected early, the survival rate can be higher than 90 percent. And a new service that's making early detection even easier. More>>

Legacy Students Prepare for Homecoming Video included

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Legacy High School students say just because they don't have a school building yet doesn't mean they can't starting building school traditions.
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Dickinson Residents Battle Supply and Demand Video included

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Grocery shopping can be a frustrating for residents. They say the crowd of people and not enough supply can make shopping that much harder.
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PSC Looks for Public Comment on Pipeline Video included

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If you live in McKenzie County, the Public Service Commission wants to hear your thoughts on a proposed eight-inch pipeline next Monday, Sept. 15. More>>

North Dakota Troops Mission in Kosovo Video included

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Nearly forty members of the North Dakota National Guard have been Kosovo since January. More>>

More Measures this November Video included

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Voters can expect eight measures on November's election ballot, which is high, but it is not completely unheard of says North Dakota State Secretary Al Jaeger. More>>

Papa's Pumpkin Patch Opens for Season

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Papa's Pumpkin Patch will reopen for it's 32nd season on Sept. 14. More>>

Largest Zumba Event in the State Video included

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Feet were grooving to the beat at the North Dakota State Fairgrounds this weekend . People in the Minot area came out to help set the state record for the biggest zumba event in North Dakota.  More>>

Kitten Tests Positive for Rabies Video included

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A kitten purchased from Amy's Pet Parade pet store in Minot has tested positive for rabies. More>>

Firefighters Attend Live Fire Training Video included

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Training sessions bring to mind big conference rooms, lectures and power points. Firefighters take a more hands on approach.  More>>

Foundation Hosts MS Fundraiser Video included

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Several hundred people turned out at Roosevelt Park in Minot.
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Mother Says Daughter Tried to Stab Her

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A 39-year-old woman says her daughter tried to stab her. More>>

Train Derails Near Dickinson Gas Station Video included

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Five train cars derailed in Dickinson early this morning near the West Dakota Gas Station.  More>>

Dickinson Residents Asked to Conserve Water

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Residents in Dickinson are being asked to conserve water starting September 8th.  More>>

Basin Electric Prepares for Winter Video included

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It's probably too early for most of us to think about winter, but power plant operators have been thinking about it all summer.  More>>

Bismarck Hosts Walk MS Fundraiser Video included

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Four cities in North Dakota held the annual Walk MS fundraiser and more than 500 people showed up to represent the Bismarck Mandan area at Sertoma Park. More>>

School Administrators deal with rapid growth Video included

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On Liberty Elementary's first day of school in its brand new building, more than 500 students along with families, and city leaders attended an opening day ceremony.  More>>

Emily's Buckles Video included

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If you have insurance, you can get back many things that you lose, such as a car or a house. But no matter how well you're covered, some things just can't be replaced because they're one of a kind and have sentimental value. More>>

Dan's Garden: Trees Video included

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 In this weeks Dan's Garden, Dan Cashman shows off one Bismarck yard with some unique foliage. More>>

Aviation Facility Hosts Teen Driving Event

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Partnering with the state's National Guard, the D.O.T. will have many interactive learning stations with simulated rural towns for teen drivers between the ages 14 and 18. More>>

North Dakota Sergeant Wins Best Warrior Award Video included

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The North Dakota National Guard tests some of its soldiers on their mental and physical endurance in a special competition. So, there's definitely something special about the one who comes out on top. More>>

Fall Court Date Set for Knodel

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Last year's teacher of the year appeared in court today on corruption or solicitation of a minor charges. More>>

Jamestown Plant in the Works Video included

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A new fertilizer plant will be coming to Jamestown in the next few years. More>>

Deputy Steps Up for Tax Commissioner Video included

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State Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger is taking a leave of absence to deal with his personal issues with alcohol abuse. But the work doesn't stop while he's gone. More>>

Openings Available at BECEP

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We've reported time and time again on the lack of space in schools and daycares, but that's not the case for the head start program at BECEP.
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Stenehjem Files Cease and Desist Order Against Scammer

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North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem filed a Cease and Desist Order against a business who was conducting invoice scams. More>>

UTTC Powwow Hosts Youth Day

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Elementary school students from all over Bismarck were invited to Youth Day at United Tribes Technical College's annual Powwow. More>>

Soliders Return from Afghanistan Mission

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A few North Dakota National Guard soldiers are returning home today after serving nearly eight months in Afghanistan. More>>

Dalrymple Appoints New Commissioner

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Gov. Jack Dalrymple today appointed North Dakota Assistant Attorney General Troy Thomas Seibel to be commissioner of the North Dakota Department of labor and human rights. More>>

Human Services Hosts Recovery Month Run

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The North Dakota Department of Human Services will be hosting a 5K run/walk in Cottonwood Park this Sunday. More>>

Community Organizations Receive Grants

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The Consensus Council and the Bush Foundation awarded grants to eight organizations across the state.
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Students Learn Native American Culture at the Belle Video included

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Although the Powwow is at the United Tribes Technical College, Belle Mehus auditorium was filled with Native American music today. More>>

Rauschenberger Announces Leave of Absence

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State Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger says he is taking a leave of absence effective today, after yesterday announcing that he has an alcohol problem. More>>

Trinity Implements New Drug Policy Video included

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Drugs are a growing problem across the nation. And Dickinson is no different. More>>

Daycare Spots Available in Mandan Video included

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Hit Inc. recently purchased Littlest Angels daycare, and with the purchase, came the opportunity to expand. More>>

Olympian Shares Achievement at Tribal Summit Video included

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Billy Mills took the stage at UTTC's Tribal Leaders Summit in front of a packed crowd.
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Mosquitoes Still Bugging North Dakotans Video included

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Summer weather is starting to fade, but the pesky insects aren't following suit. More>>

Basin Electric Operators Prepare for Winter Weather Video included

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Most of us probably don't want to think about the impending negative degree days, but power plant operators have been working all summer to ensure they'll be able to provide power when the mercury drops. More>>

National Guard Soldiers Prepare for Deployment

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Fifteen members of the state National Guard's 231st Brigade Support Battalion Logistical Support Element will leave Sunday for a year-long overseas deployment. More>>

UND Tops Affordable School List

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The University of North Dakota was recently recognized by Edudemic.com for being one of the most affordable online schools. More>>

Fire Department's Poster Contest Begins Video included

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The 6th annual Bismarck Fire Department poster contest is underway, and firefighters say they're looking forward to all the entries. More>>

Woman Reports Sexual Assault

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A 24-year-old Bismarck woman says she was sexually assaulted by her boyfriend at his apartment yesterday afternoon. More>>

Dan's Garden: Picking Fruit Video included

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Dan Cashman takes us to one Bismarck home whose pear trees are ripe for the picking. More>>

Inside Business: J&R Vacuum and Sewing Video included

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In this week's Inside Business Jim Christianson takes us inside J&R Vacuum & Sewing. More>>

Dan's Garden: Tree Alternatives Video included

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In this weeks Dan's Garden, Dan Cashman shows us some easy tree alternatives. More>>

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