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  • Oil Industry Increases Park's Visitors

    Oil Industry Increases Park's Visitors

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:44 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:44:39 GMT
    Wet weather doesn't seem to have impacted the number of people who visited Theodore Roosevelt National Park this past summer, but it appears the oil industry is enhancing visitation.
    Wet weather doesn't seem to have impacted the number of people who visited Theodore Roosevelt National Park this past summer, but it appears the oil industry is enhancing visitation.
  • Williston Police Lookout for Counterfeit Bills

    Williston Police Lookout for Counterfeit Bills

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:42 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:42:34 GMT
    The Williston Police Department has noticed a recurring trend of counterfeit $50 and $100 bills in town.
    The Williston Police Department has noticed a recurring trend of counterfeit $50 and $100 bills in town.
  • Minot Police Release Name of Hit and Run Victim

    Minot Police Release Name of Hit and Run Victim

    Minot Police Release Name of Hit and Run Victim

    Monday, September 1 2014 6:53 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:53:54 GMT
    Minot police are looking for a vehicle of interest in the hit and run death of a little girl. 23 month old Zofia Pepple of New Town was hit by an eastbound black pickup truck in the 200 block of 11th Avenue Southeast at about 6:30 Sunday night.
    Minot police are looking for a vehicle of interest in the hit and run death of a little girl. 23 month old Zofia Pepple of New Town was hit by an eastbound black pickup truck in the 200 block of 11th Avenue Southeast at about 6:30 Sunday night.
  • Toddler Killed from Hit and Run

    Toddler Killed from Hit and Run

    Sunday, August 31 2014 10:22 PM EDT2014-09-01 02:22:02 GMT
    A toddler was killed Sunday evening after being hit by vehicle.
    A toddler was killed Sunday evening after being hit by vehicle.
  • 14 People Hospitalized After Visiting a Watford City Laundromat

    14 People Hospitalized After Visiting a Watford City Laundromat

    Sunday, August 31 2014 7:40 PM EDT2014-08-31 23:40:42 GMT
    As of four o'clock Sunday afternoon, 14 people had been hospitalized after visiting a Watford City laundromat.
    As of four o'clock Sunday afternoon, 14 people had been hospitalized after visiting a Watford City laundromat.
  • University of Mary Football Names 2014 Captains

    University of Mary Football Names 2014 Captains

    Sunday, August 31 2014 7:06 PM EDT2014-08-31 23:06:08 GMT
    A new football season means new leaders, and the University of Mary named four team captains Saturday who will help lead the Marauders this year.
    A new football season means new leaders, and the University of Mary named four team captains Saturday who will help lead the Marauders this year.
  • Mandan Hosts Softball Rec E Nationals

    Mandan Hosts Softball Rec E Nationals

    Sunday, August 31 2014 7:04 PM EDT2014-08-31 23:04:04 GMT
    The regular season and state tournaments might be over for amateur softball teams, but some men's Rec E teams are still in action. 
    The regular season and state tournaments might be over for amateur softball teams, but some men's Rec E teams are still in action. 
  • Young Football Players Learn Fast in BMFL

    Young Football Players Learn Fast in BMFL

    Sunday, August 31 2014 7:01 PM EDT2014-08-31 23:01:33 GMT
    With every new high school football season, new stars emerge. A lot of those from the Bismarck/Mandan area have something in common: they started out in the Bismarck Midget Football League.
    With every new high school football season, new stars emerge. A lot of those from the Bismarck/Mandan area have something in common: they started out in the Bismarck Midget Football League.
  • Motor Magic Weekend Comes to Minot

    Motor Magic Weekend Comes to Minot

    Sunday, August 31 2014 6:58 PM EDT2014-08-31 22:58:46 GMT
    Engines were roaring and tires were squealing at the North Dakota State Fairgrounds this weekend.It was the annual Motor Magic Weekend, the largest motor sports festival in the upper Midwest.
    Engines were roaring and tires were squealing at the North Dakota State Fairgrounds this weekend.It was the annual Motor Magic Weekend, the largest motor sports festival in the upper Midwest.
  • Police Urge Construction Workers to Keep an Eye Out for Thieves

    Police Urge Construction Workers to Keep an Eye Out for Thieves

    Sunday, August 31 2014 6:55 PM EDT2014-08-31 22:55:08 GMT
    Construction thefts are a problem that can happen at any site. But in Bismarck construction sites are popping up all over town and criminals have taken notice. 
    Construction thefts are a problem that can happen at any site. But in Bismarck construction sites are popping up all over town and criminals have taken notice. 
  • Names Released in Officer-Involved Shooting

    Names Released in Officer-Involved Shooting

    Saturday, August 30 2014 10:30 PM EDT2014-08-31 02:30:09 GMT
    Two people were shot by Minot Police early this morning after an encounter at Tires Only Inc. 
    Two people were shot by Minot Police early this morning after an encounter at Tires Only Inc. 
  • Facebook Users Respond to App Changes

    Facebook Users Respond to App Changes

    Saturday, August 30 2014 7:51 PM EDT2014-08-30 23:51:59 GMT

    A few months ago, Facebook created a new change to the mobile app, causing a stir among users. Users can't message or chat with friends through the app anymore. Instead, users are urged to download a separate app called Messenger. 

    A few months ago, Facebook created a new change to the mobile app, causing a stir among users. Users can't message or chat with friends through the app anymore. Instead, users are urged to download a separate app called Messenger. 

  • Raising Money through the Buffalo Berry

    Raising Money through the Buffalo Berry

    Saturday, August 30 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-08-30 23:50:23 GMT
    In order to raise some awareness about the Buffalo Berry, Bravehearts for Kids, a non-profit pediatric cancer charity hosted a kickoff for the Buffalo Berry festival Saturday at Sertoma Park. 
    In order to raise some awareness about the Buffalo Berry, Bravehearts for Kids, a non-profit pediatric cancer charity hosted a kickoff for the Buffalo Berry festival Saturday at Sertoma Park. 
  • Simle Student Sings Her Way to the Top

    Simle Student Sings Her Way to the Top

    Saturday, August 30 2014 7:49 PM EDT2014-08-30 23:49:45 GMT
    Before every sporting event it's tradition to sing the national anthem and only those certified can sing it. This summer the International Music Camp partnered with the North Dakota American Legion to certify several campers. One of them is a Bismarck native. 
    Before every sporting event it's tradition to sing the national anthem and only those certified can sing it. This summer the International Music Camp partnered with the North Dakota American Legion to certify several campers. One of them is a Bismarck native. 
  • Man Arrested for His Tenth DUI

    Man Arrested for His Tenth DUI

    Saturday, August 30 2014 4:02 PM EDT2014-08-30 20:02:04 GMT
    An Upham, North Dakota man was arrested Thursday night for his tenth D.U.I.
    An Upham, North Dakota man was arrested Thursday night for his tenth D.U.I.
  • Man Arrest for Burglarizing Trinity Cancer Care Center

    Man Arrest for Burglarizing Trinity Cancer Care Center

    Saturday, August 30 2014 2:42 PM EDT2014-08-30 18:42:54 GMT
    A Minot resident has been arrested for burglarizing the Trinity Cancer Care Center.
    A Minot resident has been arrested for burglarizing the Trinity Cancer Care Center.
  • Don't Buy It Until We Try It: Paint Glider

    Don't Buy It Until We Try It: Paint Glider

    Saturday, August 30 2014 12:43 AM EDT2014-08-30 04:43:32 GMT
    In this week's Don't Buy It Till We Try It, TaTiana Cash test the Paint Glider.
    In this week's Don't Buy It Till We Try It, TaTiana Cash test the Paint Glider.
  • Family Tries Out Cochlear Implant

    Family Tries Out Cochlear Implant

    Friday, August 29 2014 9:36 PM EDT2014-08-30 01:36:39 GMT
    Patients who are hearing impaired no longer have to go out of state to receive a cochlear implant. One-year-old Blake Zimmerman from Devil's Lake had his implant operation in Bismarck, and tried it out for the first time.
    Patients who are hearing impaired no longer have to go out of state to receive a cochlear implant. One-year-old Blake Zimmerman from Devil's Lake had his implant operation in Bismarck, and tried it out for the first time.
  • Custom Home Barns

    Custom Home Barns

    Friday, August 29 2014 8:16 PM EDT2014-08-30 00:16:38 GMT
    Warren Wilkinson moved to North Dakota to offer an alternative style of housing.
    Warren Wilkinson moved to North Dakota to offer an alternative style of housing.
  • Minot Residents Experience Water Outage

    Minot Residents Experience Water Outage

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:46 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:46:31 GMT
    For horse farmer Jeremy O'Neill, the last couple of days have been pretty tough.
    For horse farmer Jeremy O'Neill, the last couple of days have been pretty tough.
  • Fairgrounds Hosts Western Grand National Pulling Series

    Fairgrounds Hosts Western Grand National Pulling Series

    Friday, August 29 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-08-29 21:33:40 GMT
    A new event is coming to the fairgrounds this weekend, and it will be jam packed with trucks.
    A new event is coming to the fairgrounds this weekend, and it will be jam packed with trucks.
  • Authorities Investigate Missing Person Case

    Authorities Investigate Missing Person Case

    Friday, August 29 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-08-29 21:18:23 GMT
    Grand Forks police are investigating a report of a missing person in the Red River.
    Grand Forks police are investigating a report of a missing person in the Red River.
  • Facebook Users Uncertain of Messenger App

    Facebook Users Uncertain of Messenger App

    Friday, August 29 2014 4:55 PM EDT2014-08-29 20:55:01 GMT
    Some Facebook users on mobile phones are skeptical about the recent launch of the Messenger App.
    Some Facebook users on mobile phones are skeptical about the recent launch of the Messenger App.
  • Department of Health Receives Grant

    Department of Health Receives Grant

    Friday, August 29 2014 4:03 PM EDT2014-08-29 20:03:28 GMT
    The North Dakota Department of Health will receive over $300,000 in grant aid to support North Dakota's oral health workforce.
    The North Dakota Department of Health will receive over $300,000 in grant aid to support North Dakota's oral health workforce.
  • Southwest Healthcare and USDA Break Ground on Bowman Hospital

    Southwest Healthcare and USDA Break Ground on Bowman Hospital

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:58 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:58:00 GMT
    Today, Southwest Healthcare Services along with USDA Rural Development broke ground on a new hospital and clinic in Bowman.
    Today, Southwest Healthcare Services along with USDA Rural Development broke ground on a new hospital and clinic in Bowman.
  • Judge Sentences Drug Dealer

    Judge Sentences Drug Dealer

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:52 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:52:53 GMT
    The man who played a role in the deaths of two Grand Forks teens was sentenced today.
    The man who played a role in the deaths of two Grand Forks teens was sentenced today.
  • Group Wants to Keep Housing Money in Minot

    Group Wants to Keep Housing Money in Minot

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:59 PM EDT2014-08-29 03:59:27 GMT
    There's just less than 1.5 million dollars in the North Dakota Housing Finance Agency's fund for various relief efforts, but agencies are not able to access that money until later this year.
    There's just less than 1.5 million dollars in the North Dakota Housing Finance Agency's fund for various relief efforts, but agencies are not able to access that money until later this year.
  • Q&A with Minot Department Heads on 2015 Budget

    Q&A with Minot Department Heads on 2015 Budget

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:57 PM EDT2014-08-29 03:57:51 GMT
    Members of Minot's City Council held a question and answer session this afternoon with the heads of the city's major departments on the 2015 city budget.
    Members of Minot's City Council held a question and answer session this afternoon with the heads of the city's major departments on the 2015 city budget.
  • Old Settlers Days Returns to Alexander

    Old Settlers Days Returns to Alexander

    Thursday, August 28 2014 9:44 PM EDT2014-08-29 01:44:42 GMT
    It's that time again, the annual Old Settler's Day Celebration in Alexander begins today.
    It's that time again, the annual Old Settler's Day Celebration in Alexander begins today.
  • Water Board Approves Rice Lake Study

    Water Board Approves Rice Lake Study

    Thursday, August 28 2014 9:42 PM EDT2014-08-29 01:42:51 GMT
    The Ward County Water Resource Board has approved a new study that would determine the cost of allowing the lake to naturally drain over time.
    The Ward County Water Resource Board has approved a new study that would determine the cost of allowing the lake to naturally drain over time.
  • TDR Park Rangers Express Flaring Concerns

    TDR Park Rangers Express Flaring Concerns

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:19:04 GMT
    Park rangers at Theodore Roosevelt National Park are concerned about oil and gas development getting too close to the park.
    Park rangers at Theodore Roosevelt National Park are concerned about oil and gas development getting too close to the park.
  • More Troopers this Labor Day Weekend

    More Troopers this Labor Day Weekend

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:39 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:39:57 GMT
    While you maybe looking forward to Monday off, there are a few people working extra hours this holiday weekend.
    While you maybe looking forward to Monday off, there are a few people working extra hours this holiday weekend.
  • Senator Calls Out Railway for Canceling Orders

    Senator Calls Out Railway for Canceling Orders

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:27 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:27:36 GMT
    A North Dakota U.S. Senator is calling out one of the railroads that serves the state.
    A North Dakota U.S. Senator is calling out one of the railroads that serves the state.
  • Highway Patrol Reports Fatal Crash

    Highway Patrol Reports Fatal Crash

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:10 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:10:49 GMT
    A 55-year-old from Bismarck was killed in a crash near Minot yesterday afternoon.
    A 55-year-old from Bismarck was killed in a crash near Minot yesterday afternoon.
  • Board Re-Certifies Election Results

    Board Re-Certifies Election Results

    Thursday, August 28 2014 4:13 PM EDT2014-08-28 20:13:54 GMT
    An issue with two ballots from Foster Country in the June election lead to a recount that uncovered a bigger problem, and the state canvassing board today had to re-certify the election results.
    An issue with two ballots from Foster Country in the June election lead to a recount that uncovered a bigger problem, and the state canvassing board today had to re-certify the election results.
  • Bee Colonies Hit All-Time High

    Bee Colonies Hit All-Time High

    Thursday, August 28 2014 3:26 PM EDT2014-08-28 19:26:19 GMT
    North Dakota continues to lead the nation in honey production.
    North Dakota continues to lead the nation in honey production.
  • CAWS Receives Grant

    CAWS Receives Grant

    Thursday, August 28 2014 3:15 PM EDT2014-08-28 19:15:00 GMT
    The Council on Abused Women's Services received a portion of a $3 million grant from the Office of Violence Against Women.
    The Council on Abused Women's Services received a portion of a $3 million grant from the Office of Violence Against Women.
  • On the Farm: Crop Variety Testing

    On the Farm: Crop Variety Testing

    Thursday, August 28 2014 12:50 PM EDT2014-08-28 16:50:55 GMT
    When it comes to agriculture, many outside factors can make or break a year. Farmers try to do everything they can to ensure a successful season, that includes identifying the best varieties of crops for North Dakota soils.
    When it comes to agriculture, many outside factors can make or break a year. Farmers try to do everything they can to ensure a successful season, that includes identifying the best varieties of crops for North Dakota soils.
  • MAFB Holds School for Children of Airmen

    MAFB Holds School for Children of Airmen

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:23 AM EDT2014-08-28 15:23:57 GMT
    There are two elementary schools and one middle school on Minot air force Base.
    There are two elementary schools and one middle school on Minot Air Force Base.
  • Minot Group Rallies for Pit Bulls

    Minot Group Rallies for Pit Bulls

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 11:58 PM EDT2014-08-28 03:58:12 GMT
    Members of the community came together today to discuss ending a breed specific law that bans all pit bulls from the city of Minot.
    Members of the community came together today to discuss ending a breed specific law that bans all pit bulls from the city of Minot.
  • Water Outage West of Highway 83

    Water Outage West of Highway 83

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:55 PM EDT2014-08-28 02:55:14 GMT
    North Prairie North Central Rural Water says that a water line has broken in the area of 30th St. NW to Ruthville, west of Hwy 83.
    North Prairie North Central Rural Water says that a water line has broken in the area of 30th St. NW to Ruthville, west of Hwy 83.
  • Dakota Prairie Refinery Construction Continues

    Dakota Prairie Refinery Construction Continues

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:58 PM EDT2014-08-28 00:58:26 GMT
    The city of Dickinson has had a record amount of rainfall in the month of August, but the didn't stop construction at the Dakota Prairie Refinery.
    The city of Dickinson has had a record amount of rainfall in the month of August, but the didn't stop construction at the Dakota Prairie Refinery.
  • Construction Work Continues as School Starts

    Construction Work Continues as School Starts

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:45 PM EDT2014-08-27 23:45:59 GMT
    Inside the halls of South Prairie Elementary School you can hear the shuffle of feet and the slamming of lockers. Outside, it's a completely different tune: construction.
    Inside the halls of South Prairie Elementary School you can hear the shuffle of feet and the slamming of lockers. Outside, it's a completely different tune: construction.
  • Scam Affects College Students

    Scam Affects College Students

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 4:56 PM EDT2014-08-27 20:56:26 GMT
    College students looking to make a little extra cash on the side should be aware of some marketing schemes as they head to campus.
    College students looking to make a little extra cash on the side should be aware of some marketing schemes as they head to campus.
  • North Dakota and Port of Vancouver to Create Rail Program

    North Dakota and Port of Vancouver to Create Rail Program

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 3:50 PM EDT2014-08-27 19:50:19 GMT
    Starting in September, North Dakota Farmers will have more options to ship agricultural commodities by rail.
    Starting in September, North Dakota Farmers will have more options to ship agricultural commodities by rail.
  • Williston College Enrollment Grows

    Williston College Enrollment Grows

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 3:42 PM EDT2014-08-27 19:42:01 GMT
    Williston State College classes began Monday, and the school's enrollment numbers continue to grow.
    Williston State College classes began Monday, and the school's enrollment numbers continue to grow.
  • Mandan Woman Finds M-20 Round

    Mandan Woman Finds M-20 Round

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:50 PM EDT2014-08-27 18:50:52 GMT
    The Minot Air Force Base has been notified of a military M-20 round found in Mandan.
    The Minot Air Force Base has been notified of a military M-20 round found in Mandan.
  • Police Arrest Man for Disturbance at Williston Hotel

    Police Arrest Man for Disturbance at Williston Hotel

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:47 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:47:28 GMT
    A man was arrested yesterday after walking around naked and shouting obscenities at the Grand Hotel in Williston.
    A man was arrested yesterday after walking around naked and shouting obscenities at the Grand Hotel in Williston.
  • Light Treatment Helps with Psychological Disorders

    Light Treatment Helps with Psychological Disorders

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-08-27 03:48:03 GMT
    Doctors still aren't sure how to cure post traumatic stress disorder, but St. Alexius has found a way to help patients by using a unique kind of psychotherapy.
    Doctors still aren't sure how to cure post traumatic stress disorder, but St. Alexius has found a way to help patients by using a unique kind of psychotherapy.
  • Minot Home Buyout Progress

    Minot Home Buyout Progress

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 10:44 PM EDT2014-08-27 02:44:16 GMT
    Twenty homes will need to be demolished to make room for Minot's Flood Protection Plan. 
    Twenty homes will need to be demolished to make room for Minot's Flood Protection Plan. 
  • Classes Begin at MSU

    Classes Begin at MSU

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 7:49 PM EDT2014-08-26 23:49:01 GMT
    Minot State classes have finally begun.
    Minot State classes have finally begun.
  • Department of Mineral Resources Weighs Oil Treatment Options

    Department of Mineral Resources Weighs Oil Treatment Options

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 6:41 PM EDT2014-08-26 22:41:36 GMT
    The director for the Department of Mineral Resources presented information on the differences between stabilization and conditioning to the Industrial Commission.
    The director for the Department of Mineral Resources presented information on the differences between stabilization and conditioning to the Industrial Commission.
  • Williams County Harvest Update

    Williams County Harvest Update

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-08-26 22:37:11 GMT
    Williams County has received a lot of extra rain as of recent. This increase in moisture could potentially have an affect on the local harvest.
    Williams County has received a lot of extra rain as of recent. This increase in moisture could potentially have an affect on the local harvest.
  • North Dakota Tops Categories in Gallup Poll

    North Dakota Tops Categories in Gallup Poll

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 6:16 PM EDT2014-08-26 22:16:00 GMT
    North Dakota is once again at the top of a national survey. A newly released Gallup Poll shows that North Dakotans have an overall positive view of where they live.
    North Dakota is once again at the top of a national survey. A newly released Gallup Poll shows that North Dakotans have an overall positive view of where they live.
  • Teachers Prepare for First Day of School

    Teachers Prepare for First Day of School

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 3:57 PM EDT2014-08-26 19:57:18 GMT
    The first day of the school year is quickly approaching and teachers have been working around the clock to get their classrooms ready.
    The first day of the school year is quickly approaching and teachers have been working around the clock to get their classrooms ready.
  • Airport Crimes Preventable

    Airport Crimes Preventable

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 10:23 AM EDT2014-08-26 14:23:34 GMT
    There has been a recent crime spree at the Sloulin Field parking lot, and surrounding area. Many of these unlawful entries in vehicles are crimes of opportunity, and are easily preventable.
    There has been a recent crime spree at the Sloulin Field parking lot, and surrounding area. Many of these unlawful entries in vehicles are crimes of opportunity, and are easily preventable.
  • Federal Officials Prepare for Farm Bill Changes

    Federal Officials Prepare for Farm Bill Changes

    Monday, August 25 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-08-25 22:31:54 GMT
    The farm bill was passed earlier this year, and now federal officials are working to implement the changes.
    The farm bill was passed earlier this year, and now federal officials are working to implement the changes.
  • Historical Society Promotes Learning with Archived Newspapers

    Historical Society Promotes Learning with Archived Newspapers

    Monday, August 25 2014 5:00 PM EDT2014-08-25 21:00:39 GMT
    More than 100,000 pages of newspapers have been archived dating back from 1836.
    More than 100,000 pages of newspapers have been archived dating back from 1836.
  • Minot Airport Construction Continues

    Minot Airport Construction Continues

    Monday, August 25 2014 4:52 PM EDT2014-08-25 20:52:40 GMT
    What started as a pile of dirt will eventually be a new Minot International Airport.
    What started as a pile of dirt will eventually be a new Minot International Airport.
  • Examiner Says Severed Foot Belongs to a Bear

    Examiner Says Severed Foot Belongs to a Bear

    Monday, August 25 2014 3:59 PM EDT2014-08-25 19:59:43 GMT
    The Williams County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a foot being found over the weekend.
    The Williams County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a foot being found over the weekend.
  • Infantry Hosts History Encampment

    Infantry Hosts History Encampment

    Monday, August 25 2014 3:13 PM EDT2014-08-25 19:13:04 GMT
    People had a chance to travel back in time this weekend at the Ford Buford Sixth Infantry's annual living history encampment.
    People had a chance to travel back in time this weekend at the Ford Buford Sixth Infantry's annual living history encampment.
  • School Board Discusses Knodel's Suspension

    School Board Discusses Knodel's Suspension

    Monday, August 25 2014 12:11 PM EDT2014-08-25 16:11:36 GMT
    The West Fargo School Board plans to recommend suspension without pay and benefits at their meeting tonight for a teacher that is accused of having sex with a 17-year-old student.
    The West Fargo School Board plans to recommend suspension without pay and benefits at their meeting tonight for a teacher that is accused of having sex with a 17-year-old student.
  • Dietitians Suggest Staying Away from Processed Snacks

    Dietitians Suggest Staying Away from Processed Snacks

    Sunday, August 24 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-08-25 02:53:15 GMT
    Monday is the first day of school for many children so, of course, it's important to keep their stomachs full throughout the day, but with the right kind of foods. 
    Monday is the first day of school for many children so, of course, it's important to keep their stomachs full throughout the day, but with the right kind of foods. 
  • Preventing Holiday Traffic Accidents

    Preventing Holiday Traffic Accidents

    Sunday, August 24 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-08-24 22:56:50 GMT

    Three day weekends always seem to call for traveling, visiting, barbecues and drinking. According to Triple A, seven out of the ten deadliest days on the road occur between Memorial Day and Labor Day.


    Three day weekends always seem to call for traveling, visiting, barbecues and drinking. According to Triple A, seven out of the ten deadliest days on the road occur between Memorial Day and Labor Day.

  • Minot Community Members Learn Self-Defense

    Minot Community Members Learn Self-Defense

    Sunday, August 24 2014 6:52 PM EDT2014-08-24 22:52:36 GMT

    This weekend's rain didn't stop some members of the Minot community from heading outdoors to learn a little self-defense.


    This weekend's rain didn't stop some members of the Minot community from heading outdoors to learn a little self-defense.

  • Special Olympic Athletes Compete Before State Competition

    Special Olympic Athletes Compete Before State Competition

    Sunday, August 24 2014 6:49 PM EDT2014-08-24 22:49:46 GMT
    A few raindrops and gusty winds didn't stop more than 100 athletes from competing in their district tournament today.
    A few raindrops and gusty winds didn't stop more than 100 athletes from competing in their district tournament today.
  • Century Tennis Going Through Changes

    Century Tennis Going Through Changes

    Saturday, August 23 2014 11:38 PM EDT2014-08-24 03:38:46 GMT
    The Minot Round Robin Tennis Tournament scheduled for Saturday was rained out. 
    The Minot Round Robin Tennis Tournament scheduled for Saturday was rained out. 
  • 11th Annual Day of Giving

    11th Annual Day of Giving

    Saturday, August 23 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-08-24 00:10:28 GMT
    Saturday was the 11th Annual Daysun's Day of Giving. Started in 2003 by Minot resident Bob Gross, the event is a way to give back to less fortunate families in the community. 
    Saturday was the 11th Annual Daysun's Day of Giving. Started in 2003 by Minot resident Bob Gross, the event is a way to give back to less fortunate families in the community. 
  • Department of Mineral Resources Discusses Oil Transport

    Department of Mineral Resources Discusses Oil Transport

    Saturday, August 23 2014 7:54 PM EDT2014-08-23 23:54:40 GMT

    The Department of Mineral Resources has scheduled a hearing to talk about transporting crude oil.


    The Department of Mineral Resources has scheduled a hearing to talk about transporting crude oil.

  • Andrew Sadek Autopsy Report Released

    Andrew Sadek Autopsy Report Released

    Saturday, August 23 2014 4:09 PM EDT2014-08-23 20:09:37 GMT
    The North Dakota State College of Science (NDSCS) Campus Police Department has released the final autopsy report regarding the death of Andrew Sadek. 
    The North Dakota State College of Science (NDSCS) Campus Police Department has released the final autopsy report regarding the death of Andrew Sadek. 
  • North Dakota Highway 41, North of Velva, Reopens to Traffic

    North Dakota Highway 41, North of Velva, Reopens to Traffic

    Saturday, August 23 2014 3:24 PM EDT2014-08-23 19:24:14 GMT
    North Dakota Highway 41, north of Velva, reopened to traffic earlier today.
    North Dakota Highway 41, north of Velva, reopened to traffic earlier today.
  • Prostitution Arrest in Minot

    Prostitution Arrest in Minot

    Saturday, August 23 2014 3:22 PM EDT2014-08-23 19:22:14 GMT

    A man and two women were arrested in Minot early this morning for prostitution. 

    A man and two women were arrested in Minot early this morning for prostitution. 

  • VisitMinot Selects New Executive Director

    VisitMinot Selects New Executive Director

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-08-23 02:51:50 GMT
    The board of directors for VisitMinot has chosen its new executive director.
    The board of directors for VisitMinot has chosen its new executive director.
  • Businesses Prepare for Day of Giving

    Businesses Prepare for Day of Giving

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:04 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:04:55 GMT
    Saturday, members of the community will come together to bring a little joy into the lives of children in need.
    Saturday, members of the community will come together to bring a little joy into the lives of children in need.
  • Grant will Expand XC Skiing

    Grant will Expand XC Skiing

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:03 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:03:48 GMT
    Thanks to First National Bank and Trust, the Minot Park District will be expanding its cross country skiing program this winter.
    Thanks to First National Bank and Trust, the Minot Park District will be expanding its cross country skiing program this winter.
  • Burdick Job Corps Holds Graduation

    Burdick Job Corps Holds Graduation

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-08-22 23:59:01 GMT
    But at Burdick Job Corps Center, today was graduation day. Family and friends came out today to watch as Burdick students walked the line for their diplomas.
    But at Burdick Job Corps Center, today was graduation day. Family and friends came out today to watch as Burdick students walked the line for their diplomas.
  • Giving Back to the Parks

    Giving Back to the Parks

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:24:29 GMT
    It was a packed house at Roosevelt Park Zoo for Military Appreciation Day, but it wasn't just the zoo giving back to the community.
    It was a packed house at Roosevelt Park Zoo for Military Appreciation Day, but it wasn't just the zoo giving back to the community.
  • EPA Sends Investigators to Bismarck

    EPA Sends Investigators to Bismarck

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:01 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:01:38 GMT
    The Environmental Protection Agency has rented space in Bismarck for their Criminal Investigation Division.
    The Environmental Protection Agency has rented space in Bismarck for their Criminal Investigation Division.
  • Council Reminds Drinkers to Stay Safe this Labor Day

    Council Reminds Drinkers to Stay Safe this Labor Day

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:07 PM EDT2014-08-22 20:07:34 GMT
    Labor Day Weekend is just around the corner, and while you're deciding which event to attend, the North Dakota Safety Council wants to remind you to party safely.
    Labor Day Weekend is just around the corner, and while you're deciding which event to attend, the North Dakota Safety Council wants to remind you to party safely.
  • NDSU Vs. UND Rivalry Reunites

    NDSU Vs. UND Rivalry Reunites

    Friday, August 22 2014 3:20 PM EDT2014-08-22 19:20:55 GMT
    The Bison and UND are set to play at the Fargodome Sept. 19, 2015. The contract also includes a game in 2019.
    The Bison and UND are set to play at the Fargodome Sept. 19, 2015. The contract also includes a game in 2019.
  • Festival on Main Cancels

    Festival on Main Cancels

    Friday, August 22 2014 2:59 PM EDT2014-08-22 18:59:31 GMT
    If you were looking forward to this weekend's Festival on Main, we have some bad news.
    If you were looking forward to this weekend's Festival on Main, we have some bad news.
  • Police Charge Woman with 36 Felonies

    Police Charge Woman with 36 Felonies

    Friday, August 22 2014 12:59 PM EDT2014-08-22 16:59:11 GMT
    This week, the Williston Police Department arrested Brittany Foote, who escaped from Mercy Medical Center back in early July.
    This week, the Williston Police Department arrested Brittany Foote, who escaped from Mercy Medical Center back in early July.
  • Williston Departments Take Ice Bucket Challenge

    Williston Departments Take Ice Bucket Challenge

    Friday, August 22 2014 12:58 PM EDT2014-08-22 16:58:02 GMT
    The annual police department and fire department competition was held today at Off-It Field in Williston.
    The annual police department and fire department competition was held today at Off-It Field in Williston.
  • Pharmacy Petition to be on November Ballot

    Pharmacy Petition to be on November Ballot

    Friday, August 22 2014 12:53 PM EDT2014-08-22 16:53:15 GMT
    The North Dakota Secretary of State's office announced today the pharmacy petition has enough signatures to be placed on the November ballot.
    The North Dakota Secretary of State's office announced today the pharmacy petition has enough signatures to be placed on the November ballot.
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    Oil Industry Increases Park's Visitors

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:44 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:44:39 GMT
    Wet weather doesn't seem to have impacted the number of people who visited Theodore Roosevelt National Park this past summer, but it appears the oil industry is enhancing visitation.
    Wet weather doesn't seem to have impacted the number of people who visited Theodore Roosevelt National Park this past summer, but it appears the oil industry is enhancing visitation.
  • Bismarck Schools Host Employee Orientation

    Bismarck Schools Host Employee Orientation

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:43 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:43:41 GMT
    Teacher orientation is a common practice before school starts, but Bismarck Public Schools decided to flip tradition on its head by expanding the practice. They are hosting orientation for all district employees before the first day.
    Teacher orientation is a common practice before school starts, but Bismarck Public Schools decided to flip tradition on its head by expanding the practice. They are hosting orientation for all district employees before the first day.
  • Williston Police Lookout for Counterfeit Bills

    Williston Police Lookout for Counterfeit Bills

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:42 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:42:34 GMT
    The Williston Police Department has noticed a recurring trend of counterfeit $50 and $100 bills in town.
    The Williston Police Department has noticed a recurring trend of counterfeit $50 and $100 bills in town.
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