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  • Defining a Community Facility

    Defining a Community Facility

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:02 AM EDT2014-04-23 04:02:00 GMT
    Last year, the City of Minot was able to hand out more than 3 million dollars to community facility groups through the city's sales tax proceeds.Tuesday afternoon, a citizens committee created by Mayor Curt Zimbelman is working to better define exactly what a community facility is. There's been issues in the past dealing with whether or not a specific group or organization is even eligible for a chunk of the sales tax proceeds. “We all know that there are a lot of quality of life needs in our...
    Last year, the City of Minot was able to hand out more than 3 million dollars to community facility groups through the city's sales tax proceeds.Tuesday afternoon, a citizens committee created by Mayor Curt Zimbelman is working to better define exactly what a community facility is. There's been issues in the past dealing with whether or not a specific group or organization is even eligible for a chunk of the sales tax proceeds. “We all know that there are a lot of quality of life needs in our...
  • ND Higher Ed Funding Committee Discusses Future of Education

    ND Higher Ed Funding Committee Discusses Future of Education

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:59 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:59:57 GMT
    Members of the North Dakota Legislative Council were in the Magic City today discussing the future of higher education in the state.The Higher Ed Funding Committee met on the Minot State Campus and covered a handful of topics like open education, intellectual property policies, post-secondary education standards and updates of the activities at Minot State. “North Dakota doesn't want to be behind. North Dakota wants to be a leader and we've been known as being a leader in higher education in ...
    Members of the North Dakota Legislative Council were in the Magic City today discussing the future of higher education in the state.The Higher Ed Funding Committee met on the Minot State Campus and covered a handful of topics like open education, intellectual property policies, post-secondary education standards and updates of the activities at Minot State. “North Dakota doesn't want to be behind. North Dakota wants to be a leader and we've been known as being a leader in higher education in ...
  • Wyoming Man Drowns in Patterson Lake

    Wyoming Man Drowns in Patterson Lake

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:25 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:25:26 GMT
    A Wyoming man drowned on Saturday after his canoe tipped over in Patterson Lake southwest of Dickinson.
    A Wyoming man drowned on Saturday after his canoe tipped over in Patterson Lake southwest of Dickinson.
  • Postal Service offers Mobile Point of Sale Devices

    Postal Service offers Mobile Point of Sale Devices

    Postal Service offers Mobile Point of Sale Devices

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:23 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:23:55 GMT
    If you want to skip the line at the Post Office counter, these types of machines can help, the United States Postal Service is sending six new mobile, point-of-sale devices to North Dakota.The new devices are aimed at improving customer service by letting people make small mail-related purchases away from the counter. The devices are headed to Minot, Bismarck, Dickinson, Fargo, Watford City, and Williston.
    If you want to skip the line at the Post Office counter, these types of machines can help, the United States Postal Service is sending six new mobile, point-of-sale devices to North Dakota.The new devices are aimed at improving customer service by letting people make small mail-related purchases away from the counter. The devices are headed to Minot, Bismarck, Dickinson, Fargo, Watford City, and Williston.
  • How Dirty Is Your Money?

    How Dirty Is Your Money?

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:56:45 GMT
    A recent study suggests that there are thousands of bacteria all over your cash.
    A recent study suggests that there are thousands of bacteria all over your cash.
  • Bed Bugs Become Growing Problem

    Bed Bugs Become Growing Problem

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:33 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:33:40 GMT
    As people are becoming more mobile, bed bugs are becoming a growing problem across the country, even in North Dakota.
    As people are becoming more mobile, bed bugs are becoming a growing problem across the country, even in North Dakota.
  • Hoeven Says Energy Policy Will Create Energy Independence

    Hoeven Says Energy Policy Will Create Energy Independence

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:26 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:26:48 GMT
    North Dakota can help create energy independence for the U.S. and reduce European reliance on Russian natural gas.
    North Dakota can help create energy independence for the U.S. and reduce European reliance on Russian natural gas.
  • Paleontology Department Plans Museum

    Paleontology Department Plans Museum

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:14 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:14:05 GMT
    A tribal paleontology department is hoping to bring a museum to Standing Rock.
    A tribal paleontology department is hoping to bring a museum to Standing Rock.
  • Wright Pleads Not Guilty To Homicide Charges

    Wright Pleads Not Guilty To Homicide Charges

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:46:20 GMT
    Vernon Wright, of Georgia, is charged with three counts of negligent homicide.
    Vernon Wright, of Georgia, is charged with three counts of negligent homicide.
  • Department Discusses Flaring Regulations

    Department Discusses Flaring Regulations

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:45 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:45:19 GMT
    Natural gas flares have become a common sight in North Dakota, but  a couple groups are looking to change that.
    Natural gas flares have become a common sight in North Dakota, but  a couple groups are looking to change that.
  • Man On Fire

    Man On Fire

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:34 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:34:46 GMT
    A Mandan man is being treated for extensive burns after accidentally setting himself on fire yesterday in Dickinson.
    A Mandan man is being treated for extensive burns after accidentally setting himself on fire yesterday in Dickinson.
  • Load Restriction Change In Effect

    Load Restriction Change In Effect

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:15 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:15:22 GMT
    The NDDOT recently made a new load restriction change.
    The NDDOT recently made a new load restriction change.
  • Post Office Thinks Outside The Box

    Post Office Thinks Outside The Box

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:45 PM EDT2014-04-22 16:45:24 GMT
    If you want to skip the line at the post office counter, there's a new type of machine that can help.
    If you want to skip the line at the post office counter, there's a new type of machine that can help.
  • Judge Sentences Man For Firearm and Ammunition

    Judge Sentences Man For Firearm and Ammunition

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:38 PM EDT2014-04-22 16:38:43 GMT
    A Grand Forks man was on trial this week for unlawful possession of a firearm and ammunition.
    A Grand Forks man was on trial this week for unlawful possession of a firearm and ammunition.
  • Homeowner Plan Offers Flood Victims Reimbursement

    Homeowner Plan Offers Flood Victims Reimbursement

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:49:12 GMT
    Minot residents affected by the 2011 flood who applied for a reimbursement will get their money soon.
    Minot residents affected by the 2011 flood who applied for a reimbursement will get their money soon.
  • Pharmacy Sees Rise In Allergy Medicine Sales

    Pharmacy Sees Rise In Allergy Medicine Sales

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:48:48 GMT
    Experts say many tree will release their pollen at the same time this year.
    Experts say many tree will release their pollen at the same time this year.
  • Kraft Recalls Hotdogs

    Kraft Recalls Hotdogs

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:45 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:45:32 GMT
    Kraft Foods announced Sunday that it’s recalling 96,000 pounds of hot dogs because they may have mistakenly contained cheese after a consumer notified the company on Friday.
    Kraft Foods announced Sunday that it’s recalling 96,000 pounds of hot dogs because they may have mistakenly contained cheese after a consumer notified the company on Friday.
  • Trinity Principal Appears In Court

    Trinity Principal Appears In Court

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:38:26 GMT
    The former Trinity High School principal accused of starting a fire inside the school in March will appear in court today.
    The former Trinity High School principal accused of starting a fire inside the school in March will appear in court today.
  • Main Street Minute: Fast Pet Services

    Main Street Minute: Fast Pet Services

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:28 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:28:23 GMT
    There is a new doggie daycare in Minot.
    There is a new doggie daycare in Minot.
  • Base Reports Another Airman Dead

    Base Reports Another Airman Dead

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:15 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:15:59 GMT
    The Minot Air Force Base says an airman has died in Montana.
    The Minot Air Force Base says an airman has died in Montana.
  • Perkins Battles Live Rounds

    Perkins Battles Live Rounds

    Monday, April 21 2014 4:03 PM EDT2014-04-21 20:03:08 GMT
    Live rounds kick off tonight on The VOICE!.
    Live rounds kick off tonight on The VOICE!.
  • Grand Forks Named National Test Site

    Grand Forks Named National Test Site

    Monday, April 21 2014 1:06 PM EDT2014-04-21 17:06:05 GMT
    Congressman Kevin Cramer announced Grand Forks will be the first unmanned aircraft systems research and test site in the nation.
    Congressman Kevin Cramer announced Grand Forks will be the first unmanned aircraft systems research and test site in the nation.
  • Former Beatle Performs In Fargo

    Former Beatle Performs In Fargo

    Monday, April 21 2014 12:06 PM EDT2014-04-21 16:06:24 GMT
    One of the biggest names in the history of music will be playing in Fargo this July.
    One of the biggest names in the history of music will be playing in Fargo this July.
  • Henrikson Requests New Lawyer

    Henrikson Requests New Lawyer

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:40 AM EDT2014-04-21 15:40:59 GMT
    A Watford City man being held on federal gun charges wants a new attorney.
    A Watford City man being held on federal gun charges wants a new attorney.
  • Souris Valley Animals Shelter Hosts Evening to PAWS

    Souris Valley Animals Shelter Hosts Evening to PAWS

    Monday, April 21 2014 10:48 AM EDT2014-04-21 14:48:53 GMT
    Caring for lost and unwanted animals, finding those animals loving homes, and promoting responsible pet ownership, are some of the goals of the Souris Valley Animals Shelter in Minot.  
    Caring for lost and unwanted animals, finding those animals loving homes, and promoting responsible pet ownership, are some of the goals of the Souris Valley Animals Shelter in Minot.  
  • Williston Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash

    Williston Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash

    Monday, April 21 2014 10:29 AM EDT2014-04-21 14:29:48 GMT
    A Williston man was killed last night after crashing his motorcycle into a semi-truck. 
    A Williston man was killed last night after crashing his motorcycle into a semi-truck. 
  • Fatal Crash Name Release

    Fatal Crash Name Release

    Monday, April 21 2014 8:40 AM EDT2014-04-21 12:40:25 GMT
    The name has been released of the Stanley, North Dakota man who was killed in a vehicle crash Thursday night. 
    The name has been released of the Stanley, North Dakota man who was killed in a vehicle crash Thursday night. 
  • Easter Egg Hunt in Minot

    Easter Egg Hunt in Minot

    Sunday, April 20 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-04-21 00:41:07 GMT
    The Roosevelt Park Zoo held their annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday afternoon. 
    The Roosevelt Park Zoo held their annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday afternoon. 
  • Water Levels Rise Near Rice Lake

    Water Levels Rise Near Rice Lake

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:42 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:42:16 GMT
    While some may be thrilled with warmer temperatures, for the residents that live at Rice Lake, that warm up is scary. Sarahbeth Ackerman tells us why tonight.
    While some may be thrilled with warmer temperatures, for the residents that live at Rice Lake, that warm up is scary.
  • Clean-Up Day Approaches

    Clean-Up Day Approaches

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:22 PM EDT2014-04-19 00:22:27 GMT
    The annual Clean-Up Williston Day is quickly approaching. Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 3 at 8:30 a.m. at the Aafedt stadium parking lot. Chairman of the event, Dan Manjack is expecting another
    The annual Clean-Up Williston Day is quickly approaching.
  • Judge Strikes Down Energy Law

    Judge Strikes Down Energy Law

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:56:24 GMT
    A federal judge ordered against restrictions made by Minnesota's Next Generation Energy Act. The judge found the act unconstitutional because it violates the Commerce Clause in Minnesota's attempt to regulate
    North Dakota utilities scored a win today, according to Attorney General Wayne Stehenjem.
  • Restaurants Offer Healthier Options For A Lenten Tradition

    Restaurants Offer Healthier Options For A Lenten Tradition

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:44 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:44:05 GMT
    Good Friday means lots of people looking for a fish dish at lunch or dinner. However, before you head over to the closest fast food restaurant, we have some tips on how to make your meal a little healthier.  Some
    Good Friday means lots of people looking for a fish dish at lunch or dinner, but we have some tips for a healthier meal.
  • Senators React To Keystone Delay

    Senators React To Keystone Delay

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:18 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:18:43 GMT
    The Obama administration has extended the comment period on the Keystone Pipeline project, and delayed a final decision. The U.S. State Department finished their final environmental impact study on the
    The Obama administration has extended the comment period on the Keystone Pipeline project, and delayed a final decision.
  • Don't Buy It Until We Try It: Chop Magic

    Don't Buy It Until We Try It: Chop Magic

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:31 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:31:57 GMT
    Cutting vegetables usually takes a lot of time and patience. And, if you're like me, you probably end up cutting you finger when you're in a hurry. Well, there may be an easier and faster way to slice
    Cutting vegetables usually takes a lot of time and patience. And, if you're like me, you probably end up cutting you finger when you're in a hurry.
  • Health Department Issues Emergency Order

    Health Department Issues Emergency Order

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:25 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:25:59 GMT
    When handling radioactive material it's important to follow proper protocol for health and safety reasons. The North Dakota Department of Health has issued it's first emergency order in five years against
    The North Dakota Department of Health has issued it's first emergency order in five years against Dyad Environmental's facility in Killdeer.
  • Bismarck Woman Competes For Miss Indian World

    Bismarck Woman Competes For Miss Indian World

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:18:58 GMT
    A Bismarck woman is representing the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe at the Gathering of Nations Powwow. Danielle Finn will compete for the title of Miss Indian World.Danielle Finn is going for the title of
    A Bismarck woman is representing the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe at the Gathering of Nations Powwow.
  • Police Arrest Disorderly Men

    Police Arrest Disorderly Men

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:17 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:17:03 GMT
    Early Friday morning, Minot Police responded to Sports on Tap for a report of a disorderly subject. Once officers arrived on the scene, two males identified as John and Luke Walton, both 24 and of Minot, refused
    Early Friday morning, Minot Police responded to Sports on Tap for a report of a disorderly subject.
  • Police Arrest Two In Bar Parking Lot

    Police Arrest Two In Bar Parking Lot

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:14 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:14:49 GMT
    Early this morning, Minot police responded to a call that led to an assault on an officer.Law enforcement was on scene at Sports on Tap last night, when John and Luke Walton, both 24, refused to go home.
    Early this morning, Minot police responded to a call that led to an assault on an officer.
  • National Park Waives Fee for Easter Holiday

    National Park Waives Fee for Easter Holiday

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:06 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:06:16 GMT
    National Parks week starts tomorrow, and Theodore Roosevelt National Park wants North Dakotan's to enjoy the war weather with free admission. There will be no fee to get into the park tomorrow and Easter
    National Parks week starts tomorrow, and Theodore Roosevelt National Park wants North Dakotan's to enjoy the war weather with free admission.
  • Fatal Accident In Stanley

    Fatal Accident In Stanley

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:57 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:57:57 GMT
    One man is dead after an accident near Stanley yesterday. Police have not released the name of the man, but reported he was waiting to turn onto Highway 8 when he was rear-ended. The man was not wearing
    One man is dead after an accident near Stanley yesterday.
  • Globetrotters Hit Magic City

    Globetrotters Hit Magic City

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:59 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:59:52 GMT
    A show-case of basketball skills and family entertainment is hitting the Magic City tonight.  The Harlem Globetrotters are making a stop in Minot as part of their "Fans Rule" World Tour.  The team has
    The Harlem Globetrotters are making a stop in Minot as part of their "Fans Rule" World Tour.
  • State Receives Grant For Specialty Crops

    State Receives Grant For Specialty Crops

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:56 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:56:15 GMT
    North Dakota will be receiving 3.1 million dollars from the Department of Agriculture for specialty crops. That's more than a 600 percent increase from last year's funding. Thanks to the recently passed
    North Dakota will be receiving 3.1 million dollars from the Department of Agriculture for specialty crops. That's more than a 600 percent increase from last year's funding. Thanks to the recently passed
  • The Story Of Books On Broadway

    The Story Of Books On Broadway

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:40 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:40:23 GMT
    Books on Broadway has been a staple of Williston for a long time. They have a lot of books with different kinds of stories for people to read. Like those books, there is a story behind the store. When
    They have a lot of books with different kinds of stories for people to read. Like those books, there is a story behind the store.
  • Bullock Announces Oil Aid

    Bullock Announces Oil Aid

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:09 PM EDT2014-04-18 00:09:58 GMT
    Today, Montana Governor, Steve Bullock, stopped by Culbertson to announce a $45 million aid package for Eastern Montana communities impacted by oil development in the Bakken area. Governor Bullock says
    Montana Governor, Steve Bullock, stopped by Culbertson to announce a $45 million aid package for Eastern Montana communities impacted by oil development in the Bakken area.
  • Family Focus: Child Development

    Family Focus: Child Development

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:48:55 GMT
    In this week's Family Focus we take a look at how to know if your child's development is on track.Haleigh Rosa has the story tonight.
    How do you know your child's development is on track.
  • Minot Continues City Manager Search

    Minot Continues City Manager Search

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:16 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:16:20 GMT
    The search for the new Minot city manager continues. Representatives from the Prothman Company were in Minot the past two days interviewing the Mayor, members of the city council and other departments
    The search for the new Minot city manager continues.
  • Jury Finds Steen Guilty

    Jury Finds Steen Guilty

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:08 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:08:04 GMT
    A man has been found guilty in connection to a murder in Williston in 2013. A jury found Issac Steen guilty of withholding information, which hindered the investigation into the death of Jack Sjol of Williston
    A man has been found guilty in connection to a murder in Williston in 2013.
  • Chateau Construction Begins

    Chateau Construction Begins

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:03 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:03:10 GMT
    In December, an apartment complex under construction in Minot went up in flames, destroying everything. But, the Chateau is finally coming back to life in Southwest Minot. Construction on the new apartment
    In December, an apartment complex under construction in Minot went up in flames, destroying everything. But, the Chateau is finally coming back to life in Southwest Minot.
  • Minot Man Wins Travel Award

    Minot Man Wins Travel Award

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:01 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:01:25 GMT
    The winner of the Governor's Award for Travel and Tourism was announced Wednesday in Fargo. While some may been traveling home empty-handed, one Minot man is coming home with an award. Sarahbeth Ackerman
    The winner of the Governor's Award for Travel and Tourism was announced Wednesday in Fargo.
  • Young Professionals Learn More About Oil Boom

    Young Professionals Learn More About Oil Boom

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:59:36 GMT
    Bridging the gap between the young and old generations in the energy sector was the focus of the Young Professionals this afternoon. The group held the first-ever lunch and learn series in the Magic City. Every month,
    Bridging the gap between the young and old generations in the energy sector was the focus of the Young Professionals this afternoon.
  • Visit Minot Holds Annual Meeting

    Visit Minot Holds Annual Meeting

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:49:51 GMT
    More and more people are visiting Minot. Whether it's coming to check out special events or hitting the shops, there is plenty to do. Because the city is working so hard to attract people to the community,
    Visit Minot held their annual meeting on Thursday to review what they've done to attract people in the past, and what they need to do to prepare for the future.
  • Economic Growth Provides Tax Relief

    Economic Growth Provides Tax Relief

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:42 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:42:52 GMT
    This is a good time to be living in North Dakota.The Federal Bureau of Economic Analysis' report on 2013 shows North Dakota's rate of personal growth is three times the national average. And North Dakota's
    The Federal Bureau of Economic Analysis' report on 2013 shows North Dakota's rate of personal growth is three times the national average.
  • County Reminds Voters To Update Addresses

    County Reminds Voters To Update Addresses

    Thursday, April 17 2014 1:48 PM EDT2014-04-17 17:48:40 GMT
    The Burleigh County auditor, Kevin Glatt, announced that residents wanting to vote in the upcoming election will need to update their address by May 10 if they have moved since they last voted. New residents
    The Burleigh County auditor reminds residents of the requirements before voting this election.
  • Loan Forgiveness Available For STEM Students

    Loan Forgiveness Available For STEM Students

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:38 PM EDT2014-04-17 16:38:19 GMT
    The North Dakota University System is helping STEM graduates pay off their debt. Having started this program in 2002, NDUS is offering loan forgiveness to college grads who've been working in science,
    The North Dakota University System is helping STEM graduates pay off their debt.
  • On The Farm: Oil Boom Creates Farming Challenges

    On The Farm: Oil Boom Creates Farming Challenges

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:16 AM EDT2014-04-17 15:16:59 GMT
    The oil boom has created tremendous benefits for North Dakota. But it's also created challenges for other industries.A lack of rail service has created huge backlogs for farmers and commodity elevators
    A lack of rail service has created huge backlogs for farmers and commodity elevators trying to get their products to market. A majority of the trains are being used to transport oil.
  • FEMA Repealing Flood Insurance Rate Hikes

    FEMA Repealing Flood Insurance Rate Hikes

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:08 AM EDT2014-04-17 04:08:52 GMT
    FEMA is repealing certain rate hikes as part of the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014. In a statement today, North Dakota Representative Kevin Cramer said, "This is welcome news and
    FEMA is repealing certain rate hikes as part of the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014.
  • Monsignor Shea's Good Friday Sermon will be Available Online

    Monsignor Shea's Good Friday Sermon will be Available Online

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 8:18 PM EDT2014-04-17 00:18:38 GMT
    A University of Mary's priest will be sharing a special Good Friday sermon.  Monsignor James Shea will be presenting at the Tre Ore service at St. Patrick's Cathedral church in New York City.The service
    Monsignor James Shea's Good Friday sermon will be available online.
  • Energy Leaders Discuss Carbon Rules

    Energy Leaders Discuss Carbon Rules

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:23 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:23:56 GMT
    Energy leaders from N and S Daktoa will be meeting in Bismarck tomorrow to disucss the EPA CO2 rules.
    Energy leaders from N and S Daktoa will be meeting in Bismarck tomorrow to disucss the EPA CO2 rules.
  • Judge Overturns Six-Week Abortion Ban

    Judge Overturns Six-Week Abortion Ban

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:20:43 GMT
    One of the most talked about issues to come out of the last legislative session has been silenced. A federal district judge blocked North Dakota's ban on abortion as early as six-weeks of pregnancy. The
    One of the most talked about issues to come out of the last legislative session has been silenced.
  • Minot Transit Calls For Bus Drivers

    Minot Transit Calls For Bus Drivers

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:35 PM EDT2014-04-16 20:35:20 GMT
    For more than 20 years, the Minot Public Transit system has been operating five days a week, Monday through Friday. But, they're now being forced to get creative when it comes to staffing drivers.     The
    The Minot transit service is looking for bus drivers.
  • Tech Talk: Cell Site Tour

    Tech Talk: Cell Site Tour

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:43 PM EDT2014-04-16 19:43:36 GMT
    We've come a long way from bag phones and desktop computers. And now, people are using cell phones more than ever before to connect to the world around them.Thanks to advances in technology, accessing
    AT&T is using a dual-layered 4G approach. While the old 4G network handles calls, the new 4G LTE network is delivering faster data capabilities.
  • Coins For Classes

    Coins For Classes

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 2:16 PM EDT2014-04-16 18:16:57 GMT
    Powers Lake is in the mist of the oil boom, and the elementary school is dealing with a rapid increase in student enrollment.It has grown from about 30 children to more than a 100. Even though the school
    Powers Lake students are taking fundraising matters into their own hands.
  • Hoffner Leaves Minot For Mankato

    Hoffner Leaves Minot For Mankato

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:32 AM EDT2014-04-16 15:32:17 GMT
    Todd Hoffner is headed back to Minnesota State. The former head coach resigned today to take the Mankato job less than a week after an arbitrator ruled that he had been wrongly fired from Minnesota State.
    Todd Hoffner is headed back to Minnesota State.
  • Construction Begins On Airport Project

    Construction Begins On Airport Project

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:24 AM EDT2014-04-16 15:24:05 GMT
    Work on the $40.3 million construction project at Minot International Airport is officially underway. For the last several weeks, the contractors have been warming the land, which will house 6 gates
    Work on the $40.3 million construction project at Minot International Airport is officially underway, thanks to Mother Nature.
  • Bringing Home The Bacon

    Bringing Home The Bacon

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:50 AM EDT2014-04-16 14:50:25 GMT
    In May of 2013 the first reports of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhoea otherwise known as PED began infecting pig heard in the Midwest. The PED virus will be impacting consumers because if pig herds are reduced,
    The PED virus will be impacting consumers because if pig herds are reduced, shortages will happen. And those shortages will drive bacon and ham prices higher at the supermarket.
  • Middle School Students Share Business Ideas and Inventions

    Middle School Students Share Business Ideas and Inventions

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:02 PM EDT2014-04-16 00:02:53 GMT
    This afternoon Williston College hosted the 14th Annual Marketplace for Kids. The event allowed third through seventh-graders the opportunity to showcase business ideas and inventions.  Co-chair of
    Williston College hosted the 14th Annual Marketplace for Kids.
  • Fatal Accident On Highway 83

    Fatal Accident On Highway 83

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:47 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:47:07 GMT
    A woman is dead after her car collided with a pickup on Highway 83. The highway patrol reported that a Maria Schermerhorn failed to yield at a stop sign at the intersection of ND 23 and HWY 83. She collided
    A woman is dead after her car collided with a pickup on Highway 83.
  • AT&T Grants Help Educational Programs

    AT&T Grants Help Educational Programs

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:30 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:30:32 GMT
    AT&T provided $23,000 in grants to educational programs that will benefit people across the state. Krista Harju has more tonight.
    AT&T provided $23,000 in grants to educational programs that will benefit people across the state.
  • Public Service Commission Encourages Calling Before Digging

    Public Service Commission Encourages Calling Before Digging

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:02:05 GMT
    With all the construction underway in North Dakota, knowing exactly what might be underground has become much more difficult.April is Call Before You Dig month, which encourages contractors and homeowners
    April is Call Before You Dig month, which encourages contractors and homeowners to call 811 two days before starting any project that involves digging.
  • Livestock Indemnity Sign-Up Now Available

    Livestock Indemnity Sign-Up Now Available

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 4:46 PM EDT2014-04-15 20:46:20 GMT
    Farmers and ranchers who suffered livestock losses may soon have relief. Senator John Hoeven announced that today that local Farm Service Agencies opened the sign-ups for the Livestock Indemnity Program
    Farmers and ranchers who suffered livestock losses may soon have relief.
  • Tribal Conference Focuses On Environmental Issues

    Tribal Conference Focuses On Environmental Issues

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 4:11 PM EDT2014-04-15 20:11:05 GMT
    Tribal representatives from across the state are in Bismarck to discuss environmental concerns. The State of the Environment on Tribal Lands conference focuses on environmental risk issues on reservations
    Tribal representatives from across the state are in Bismarck to discuss environmental concerns.
  • Virus Concerns Horse Owners

    Virus Concerns Horse Owners

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 4:01 PM EDT2014-04-15 20:01:03 GMT
    Reports of an outbreak OF the EHV1 virus in Minnesota and North Dakota have owners worried their horses could be next. But, veterinarians say the cases were isolated incidents and owners shouldn't panic.
    Reports of an outbreak OF the EHV1 virus in Minnesota and North Dakota have owners worried their horses could be next.
  • Truck Driver Faces Charges For Illegal Dumping

    Truck Driver Faces Charges For Illegal Dumping

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 1:20 PM EDT2014-04-15 17:20:18 GMT
    A Mountrail County truck driver faces criminal charges in connection with illegally dumping oil drilling waste. The North Dakota attorney general's office says Leo Slemin with Black Hills trucking of Wyoming
    A Mountrail County truck driver faces criminal charges in connection with illegally dumping oil drilling waste.
  • Judge Sentences Man For Drug Conspiracy Charges

    Judge Sentences Man For Drug Conspiracy Charges

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 1:01 PM EDT2014-04-15 17:01:02 GMT
    A Moorhead man faces 16-years in prison for serving as co-leader in a drug ring. David Cerna Jr., 37, brought kilogram quantities of meth from Texas to the Fargo-Moorhead area. Co-conspirators also obtained
    A Moorhead man will serve 16-years in prison for serving as co-leader in a drug ring.
  • Turtle Mountain Judges Face Formal Charges

    Turtle Mountain Judges Face Formal Charges

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:41 AM EDT2014-04-15 15:41:59 GMT
    The Turtle Mountain Judicial Board says two judges and a clerk of court face formal charges that could result in impeachment.The Judicial Board voted on Thursday to file charges against Chief Judge Marcellais,
    The Turtle Mountain Judicial Board says two judges and a clerk of court face formal charges that could result in impeachment.
  • Bismarck Man Receives 14-Years For Murder

    Bismarck Man Receives 14-Years For Murder

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:46 AM EDT2014-04-15 12:46:48 GMT
    A Bismarck man will serve 14-years after being convicted for multiple charges including manslaughter.  Smith plead guilty to voluntary manslaughter, assault resulting in serious injury and assault with
    A Bismarck man will serve 14-years after being convicted for multiple charges including manslaughter.
  • Perkins On The Voice Tonight

    Perkins On The Voice Tonight

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:17 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:17:37 GMT
    Scranton's Kat Perkins will be back on the hit NBC show "The VOICE!" tonight.She's been through the blind auditions, and two battle rounds and now, Kat is one of 20 people remaining on the show. She says
    Scranton's Kat Perkins will be back on the hit NBC show "The VOICE!" tonight.
  • Cobb Confirms Friendship With Kansas City Shooter

    Cobb Confirms Friendship With Kansas City Shooter

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:11:27 GMT
    White separatist Craig Cobb confirmed he is friends with the man who went on the shooting rampage in Kansas City on Sunday.In a phone conversation with Cobb this afternoon he says he does know Frazier
    White separatist Craig Cobb confirmed he is friends with the man who went on the shooting rampage in Kansas City on Sunday.
  • Auditor Reports No Issues Surrounding Water

    Auditor Reports No Issues Surrounding Water

    Monday, April 14 2014 5:40 PM EDT2014-04-14 21:40:10 GMT
    On Thursday night, Tioga city officials were alerted of chemicals, including anti-freeze, may have been used in the Tioga townhomes complex in an attempt to thaw their water pipes. While this allegation
    On Thursday night, Tioga city officials were alerted of chemicals, including anti-freeze, may have been used in the Tioga townhomes complex in an attempt to thaw their water pipes.
  • Main Street Minute: Francesca's Collections

    Main Street Minute: Francesca's Collections

    Monday, April 14 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-04-14 20:10:32 GMT
    Businesses are opening all over Minot and shoppers are noticing. Sarahbeth Ackerman will have an inside look at Francesca's Collections, a women's boutique that recently opened their doors in the Dakota
    On this week's Main Street Minute we will have an inside look at Francesca's Collections.
  • Police Charge Surrey Woman With Multiple Offenses

    Police Charge Surrey Woman With Multiple Offenses

    Monday, April 14 2014 12:22 PM EDT2014-04-14 16:22:40 GMT
    A Minot officer was nearly hit by a car early this morning. Police attempted to stop a car that was driving erratically, after the vehicle drove over a curb and into another roadway in the 500 block of
    A Minot officer was nearly hit by a car early this morning.
  • Change of Command at the ND National Guard

    Change of Command at the ND National Guard

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-04-14 15:14:32 GMT
    A change in leadership took place today for the North Dakota National Guard Army Component Command. As Brigade General David Anderson retired from his career with the North Dakota National Guard, Colonel
    A change in leadership took place today for the North Dakota National Guard Army Component Command.
  • Cowboy Single Action Shooting Competition

    Cowboy Single Action Shooting Competition

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:10 AM EDT2014-04-14 15:10:36 GMT
    Hot shells were flying at the Trestle Valley Gun Range during a weekend of shooting competitions. Shooters from across the state made the trip to the range just outside of Minot to show-case their skills.
    Hot shells were flying at the Trestle Valley Gun Range during a weekend of shooting competitions.
  • Bike 2 Believe Group Raises Money for Cancer Clinic

    Bike 2 Believe Group Raises Money for Cancer Clinic

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:07 AM EDT2014-04-14 15:07:32 GMT
    A group of three guys has decided to make a journey from North Dakota...all the way to St. Petersburg, Florida. And believe it or not, they're doing it all on bikes.  Now, this road trip isn't just for
    A group of three guys has decided to make a journey from North Dakota...all the way to St. Petersburg, Florida. And believe it or not, they're doing it all on bikes.  Now, this road trip isn't just for
  • Oil Spill Near Medora

    Oil Spill Near Medora

    Monday, April 14 2014 10:48 AM EDT2014-04-14 14:48:22 GMT
    Crews in western North Dakota are working to clean up yet another pipeline leak. The leak came out of Billings County- about ten miles south of Medora. The state's health depart says Continental Resources
    Crews in western North Dakota are working to clean up yet another pipeline leak about 10 miles south of Medora.
  • Nodak Speedway Racers Visit Minot

    Nodak Speedway Racers Visit Minot

    Sunday, April 13 2014 8:09 AM EDT2014-04-13 12:09:40 GMT
    It wasn't your typical trip to the mall in Minot Saturday afternoon. Race cars lined the hallways at Dakota Square Mall. It was the annual meet and greet with the Nodak Speedway Racers. It was a chance
    It wasn't your typical trip to the mall in Minot Saturday afternoon. Race cars lined the hallways at Dakota Square Mall.
  • Privacy Act Protects Car Data Information

    Privacy Act Protects Car Data Information

    Wednesday, January 15 2014 6:03 PM EST2014-01-15 23:03:24 GMT
    If you've purchased a new car recently, it may be recording information about your vehicle's operation. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, about 96 percent of new cars have
    If you've purchased a new car recently, it may be recording information about your vehicle's operation.
  • Casselton Evacuation Order Lifted at 3:00 PM

    Casselton Evacuation Order Lifted at 3:00 PM

    BREAKING NEWS:  A train has been derailed west of Casselton and Highway 10.Valley News Live Crew is on the way.  We will bring you pictures and more information as soon as we get it.
    The voluntary evacuation order for Casselton, ND, will be lifted today at 3:00 pm.
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  • Defining a Community Facility

    Defining a Community Facility

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:02 AM EDT2014-04-23 04:02:00 GMT
    Last year, the City of Minot was able to hand out more than 3 million dollars to community facility groups through the city's sales tax proceeds.Tuesday afternoon, a citizens committee created by Mayor Curt Zimbelman is working to better define exactly what a community facility is. There's been issues in the past dealing with whether or not a specific group or organization is even eligible for a chunk of the sales tax proceeds. “We all know that there are a lot of quality of life needs in our...
    Last year, the City of Minot was able to hand out more than 3 million dollars to community facility groups through the city's sales tax proceeds.Tuesday afternoon, a citizens committee created by Mayor Curt Zimbelman is working to better define exactly what a community facility is. There's been issues in the past dealing with whether or not a specific group or organization is even eligible for a chunk of the sales tax proceeds. “We all know that there are a lot of quality of life needs in our...
  • ND Higher Ed Funding Committee Discusses Future of Education

    ND Higher Ed Funding Committee Discusses Future of Education

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:59 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:59:57 GMT
    Members of the North Dakota Legislative Council were in the Magic City today discussing the future of higher education in the state.The Higher Ed Funding Committee met on the Minot State Campus and covered a handful of topics like open education, intellectual property policies, post-secondary education standards and updates of the activities at Minot State. “North Dakota doesn't want to be behind. North Dakota wants to be a leader and we've been known as being a leader in higher education in ...
    Members of the North Dakota Legislative Council were in the Magic City today discussing the future of higher education in the state.The Higher Ed Funding Committee met on the Minot State Campus and covered a handful of topics like open education, intellectual property policies, post-secondary education standards and updates of the activities at Minot State. “North Dakota doesn't want to be behind. North Dakota wants to be a leader and we've been known as being a leader in higher education in ...
  • Wyoming Man Drowns in Patterson Lake

    Wyoming Man Drowns in Patterson Lake

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:25 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:25:26 GMT
    A Wyoming man drowned on Saturday after his canoe tipped over in Patterson Lake southwest of Dickinson.
    A Wyoming man drowned on Saturday after his canoe tipped over in Patterson Lake southwest of Dickinson.
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