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  • Preparing for the 2015 State Fair

    Preparing for the 2015 State Fair

    Friday, July 25 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-07-26 00:10:00 GMT
    The good news is that when the fair ends, planning for the next year has already begun.
    The good news is that when the fair ends, planning for the next year has already begun.
  • Police Continue Search for Gun Discharge Suspect

    Police Continue Search for Gun Discharge Suspect

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-07-25 22:11:25 GMT
    The Minot Police Department is asking for the public's help with finding a suspect who fired off a gun in front of the Magic City drycleaners on North Broadway back in June.
    The Minot Police Department is asking for the public's help with finding a suspect who fired off a gun in front of the Magic City drycleaners on North Broadway back in June.
  • Children with MD Experience Camp with Fill the Boot

    Children with MD Experience Camp with Fill the Boot

    Friday, July 25 2014 3:06 PM EDT2014-07-25 19:06:39 GMT
    Muscular Dystrophy (MD) is a group of diseases that weaken muscles and bones. Many people who live with MD can't participate in activities like summer camp, but the Minot Fire Department they do with Fill the Boot Fundraiser.
    Muscular Dystrophy (MD) is a group of diseases that weaken muscles and bones. Many people who live with MD can't participate in activities like summer camp, but the Minot Fire Department they do with Fill the Boot Fundraiser.
  • Family Focus: Lost Children

    Family Focus: Lost Children

    Friday, July 25 2014 12:08 PM EDT2014-07-25 16:08:35 GMT
    The final weekend of the state fair is always a big one, with huge crowds. That's why it's important for families to make sure they know what to do if parents and children get separated.
    The final weekend of the state fair is always a big one, with huge crowds. That's why it's important for families to make sure they know what to do if parents and children get separated.
  • Minot Public Works Treating Water on Friday

    Minot Public Works Treating Water on Friday

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:58 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:58:37 GMT
    Residents in the Minot area might smell a slight odor of chlorine in their water over the next couple of days.
    Residents in the Minot area might smell a slight odor of chlorine in their water over the next couple of days.
  • Police Looking for Man who Fired Gun

    Police Looking for Man who Fired Gun

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:57 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:57:14 GMT
    Police in Minot are asking for the public's help locating a person who fired a handgun on North Broadway back in June.
    Police in Minot are asking for the public's help locating a person who fired a handgun on North Broadway back in June.
  • Crosby Builds New Water Tower

    Crosby Builds New Water Tower

    Thursday, July 24 2014 6:30 PM EDT2014-07-24 22:30:11 GMT
    It took a year of construction, but Crosby's new water tower is finally in service. Some of the residents have really seen the difference recently.
    It took a year of construction, but Crosby's new water tower is finally in service. Some of the residents have really seen the difference recently.
  • Police Search for Shooting Suspect

    Police Search for Shooting Suspect

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:22 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:22:56 GMT
    The Minot Police Department is asking the public for assistance in finding a shooting suspect.
    The Minot Police Department is asking the public for assistance in finding a shooting suspect.
  • On the Farm: The State Fair

    On the Farm: The State Fair

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:26 AM EDT2014-07-24 15:26:55 GMT
    North Dakota's first fair was held in Minot in 1922 and was organized by the Northwest Agricultural Livestock and Fair Association. Ninety-two years later, the fair has grown and evolved, but it still holds true to its agricultural roots.
    North Dakota's first fair was held in Minot in 1922 and was organized by the Northwest Agricultural Livestock and Fair Association. Ninety-two years later, the fair has grown and evolved, but it still holds true to its agricultural roots.
  • Mayo Clinic Celebrates Anniversary in Minot

    Mayo Clinic Celebrates Anniversary in Minot

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:54 PM EDT2014-07-24 03:54:46 GMT
    The Mayo Clinic is celebrating its 150th anniversary.
    The Mayo Clinic is celebrating its 150th anniversary.
  • Medical Center Provides Food for Emergency Responders

    Medical Center Provides Food for Emergency Responders

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:54 PM EDT2014-07-23 23:54:12 GMT
    Many emergency crews responded to the fire yesterday, so Mercy Medical Center helped provide food for them.
    Many emergency crews responded to the fire yesterday, so Mercy Medical Center helped provide food for them.
  • Police Arrest Minot Man for Drugs

    Police Arrest Minot Man for Drugs

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:48 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:48:35 GMT
    A 26-year-old Minot man was arrested for drugs early this morning.
    A 26-year-old Minot man was arrested for drugs early this morning.
  • Rides Inspected Each Day of Fair

    Rides Inspected Each Day of Fair

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:49 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:49:27 GMT
    Inspectors work hard to make sure the rides at the State Fair are safe each day.
    Inspectors work hard to make sure the rides at the State Fair are safe each day.
  • State Officials Attend Railroad Safety Sessions

    State Officials Attend Railroad Safety Sessions

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:58 PM EDT2014-07-22 23:58:24 GMT
    Fire departments in the Minot area came together today to learn about hazmat situations on the railroads. The training sessions are going on over three days.
    Fire departments in the Minot area came together today to learn about hazmat situations on the railroads. The training sessions are going on over three days.
  • State Fair Gets in Touch with Agricultural Roots

    State Fair Gets in Touch with Agricultural Roots

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:57 PM EDT2014-07-22 23:57:28 GMT
    In its 49th year, the North Dakota State Fair owes its success to its agricultural roots.
    In its 49th year, the North Dakota State Fair owes its success to its agricultural roots.
  • Flipping Out at the ND State Fair

    Flipping Out at the ND State Fair

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:57 PM EDT2014-07-22 23:57:07 GMT
    From fried food, to carnival rides and agricultural exhibits, you can find just about anything at the 49th annual North Dakota State Fair. That includes extreme pogo stunts.
    From fried food, to carnival rides and agricultural exhibits, you can find just about anything at the 49th annual North Dakota State Fair. That includes extreme pogo stunts.
  • EPA and the Guard Conducts Air Quality Testing

    EPA and the Guard Conducts Air Quality Testing

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:33 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:33:44 GMT
    Investigators don't know how long the fire from today's explosion will take to burn itself out, and crews continue to monitor Williston's air quality.
    Investigators don't know how long the fire from today's explosion will take to burn itself out, and crews continue to monitor Williston's air quality.
  • Police Report Highway 83 Accident

    Police Report Highway 83 Accident

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:35 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:35:47 GMT
    Two vehicles were involved in a crash just after 11:00 a.m. at the bypass on Highway 83. 
    Two vehicles were involved in a crash just after 11:00 a.m. at the bypass on Highway 83. 
  • ND Indian Reservations Getting Federal Funding

    ND Indian Reservations Getting Federal Funding

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:55 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:55:45 GMT
    More than $175,000 in federal funding are headed to the Coalition of Indian Housing Authorities in North Dakota.
    More than $175,000 in federal funding are headed to the Coalition of Indian Housing Authorities in North Dakota.
  • Fairgoers Compete in Instagram Game

    Fairgoers Compete in Instagram Game

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:53:56 GMT
    There’s one game at the fair that you don’t have to buy tickets to play. It’s the Instagram contest.
    There’s one game at the fair that you don’t have to buy tickets to play. It’s the Instagram contest.
  • Main Street Minute: Fur Trading at the State Fair

    Main Street Minute: Fur Trading at the State Fair

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:52 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:52:05 GMT
    No visit to the North Dakota State Fair would be complete without a stop at the Fur Traders Rendezvous.
    No visit to the North Dakota State Fair would be complete without a stop at the Fur Traders Rendezvous.
  • Construction Begins on New Watford City High School

    Construction Begins on New Watford City High School

    Monday, July 21 2014 7:55 PM EDT2014-07-21 23:55:11 GMT
    The McKenzie County School District broke ground today for a new high school.
    The McKenzie County School District broke ground today for a new high school.
  • Working Women Search for Williston Employment

    Working Women Search for Williston Employment

    Monday, July 21 2014 5:40 PM EDT2014-07-21 21:40:15 GMT
    While it's no secret unemployment is scarce in the city of Williston, a new demographic has been taking advantage of the employment opportunities offered from the oil boom.
    While it's no secret unemployment is scarce in the city of Williston, a new demographic has been taking advantage of the employment opportunities offered from the oil boom.
  • Police Investigate Bar Fight

    Police Investigate Bar Fight

    Monday, July 21 2014 12:18 PM EDT2014-07-21 16:18:07 GMT
    Police ask the public for assistance in providing information regarding a bar fight in Minot this weekend.
    Police ask the public for assistance in providing information regarding a bar fight in Minot this weekend.
  • Judge Sentences Man for Sex Abuse Charges

    Judge Sentences Man for Sex Abuse Charges

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:28 AM EDT2014-07-21 15:28:53 GMT
    A man from the Fort Berthold Reservation was sentenced in federal prison Wednesday on sexual abuse charges.
    A man from the Fort Berthold Reservation was sentenced in federal prison Wednesday on sexual abuse charges.
  • State Fair Hosts Horse Pull

    State Fair Hosts Horse Pull

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:22 AM EDT2014-07-21 14:22:57 GMT
    Horse owners from across North America came to the All Seasons Arena on day three of the North Dakota State Fair for this year's horse pull.
    Horse owners from across North America came to the All Seasons Arena on day three of the North Dakota State Fair for this year's horse pull.
  • Staab Named as City Manager

    Staab Named as City Manager

    Saturday, July 19 2014 12:06 AM EDT2014-07-19 04:06:11 GMT
    The Minot City Council has officially approved Lee Staab as the new City Manager.
    The Minot City Council has officially approved Lee Staab as the new City Manager.
  • Dogs Take to the Air for Frisbees at the Fair

    Dogs Take to the Air for Frisbees at the Fair

    Saturday, July 19 2014 12:04 AM EDT2014-07-19 04:04:50 GMT
    If you didn't manage to get grandstand tickets before they sold out, there is still plenty of free entertainment at the North Dakota State Fair.
    If you didn't manage to get grandstand tickets before they sold out, there is still plenty of free entertainment at the North Dakota State Fair.
  • Hoeven Pushes to Ease Rail Backlog

    Hoeven Pushes to Ease Rail Backlog

    Saturday, July 19 2014 12:02 AM EDT2014-07-19 04:02:53 GMT
    Senator John Hoeven is pushing for rail officials to relieve the current backlog of rail traffic that ships agriculture products before this fall's harvest.
    Senator John Hoeven is pushing for rail officials to relieve the current backlog of rail traffic that ships agriculture products before this fall's harvest.
  • City Council Approves Flood Emergency Declaration

    City Council Approves Flood Emergency Declaration

    Saturday, July 19 2014 12:01 AM EDT2014-07-19 04:01:46 GMT
    Minot's City Council has approved a Flood Emergency Declaration today during a special meeting.
    Minot's City Council has approved a Flood Emergency Declaration today during a special meeting.
  • Vendors Compete in Food Frenzy

    Vendors Compete in Food Frenzy

    Saturday, July 19 2014 12:00 AM EDT2014-07-19 04:00:38 GMT
    12 vendors competed in the 2014 North Dakota State Fair Food Frenzy competition.
    12 vendors competed in the 2014 North Dakota State Fair Food Frenzy competition.
  • Don't Buy It Until We Try It: Universal K Cups

    Don't Buy It Until We Try It: Universal K Cups

    Friday, July 18 2014 6:04 PM EDT2014-07-18 22:04:00 GMT
    In this week's Don't Buy It, Till We Try It, TaTiana Cash tests out the efficiency of the Universal K Cup.
    In this week's Don't Buy It, Till We Try It, TaTiana Cash tests out the efficiency of the Universal K Cup.
  • City Council Approves Downtown Plans

    City Council Approves Downtown Plans

    Friday, July 18 2014 3:33 PM EDT2014-07-18 19:33:43 GMT
    Last week, Minot's City Council approved the plans and specs for the project, aimed at improving infrastructure in the downtown area.
    Last week, Minot's City Council approved the plans and specs for the project, aimed at improving infrastructure in the downtown area.
  • More Approval Needed for Revitalization Project

    More Approval Needed for Revitalization Project

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:58 PM EDT2014-07-18 03:58:31 GMT
    Minot's City Council approved the plans and specs for the project last week, but there are still more approvals needed before the city can put bids out for the project.
    Minot's City Council approved the plans and specs for the project last week, but there are still more approvals needed before the city can put bids out for the project.
  • 2nd Ave. SW in Minot Closed

    2nd Ave. SW in Minot Closed

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:57 PM EDT2014-07-18 03:57:26 GMT
     2nd Ave. SW is closed from the driveway to the Minot Police Department east to 4th St. SW.
     2nd Ave. SW is closed from the driveway to the Minot Police Department east to 4th St. SW.
  • Tioga Woman Survives Crash

    Tioga Woman Survives Crash

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-07-18 03:53:44 GMT
    A Tioga woman survived a crash involving a semi in Burlington yesterday.
    A Tioga woman survived a crash involving a semi in Burlington yesterday.
  • Family Focus: Children's Music Academy

    Family Focus: Children's Music Academy

    Thursday, July 17 2014 3:43 PM EDT2014-07-17 19:43:07 GMT
    The Children's Music Academy uses musical instruments to train ears at a young age.
    The Children's Music Academy uses musical instruments to train ears at a young age.
  • On The Farm: Crop Spraying

    On The Farm: Crop Spraying

    Wednesday, June 25 2014 11:49 PM EDT2014-06-26 03:49:52 GMT
    It's that time of year again, when farmers are working in the fields and spraying crops.
    It's that time of year again, when farmers are working in the fields and spraying crops.
  • Dance Studio Holds Final Recital

    Dance Studio Holds Final Recital

    Monday, May 5 2014 6:36 PM EDT2014-05-05 22:36:50 GMT
    The final event of the season for the Kay Michael Lee Studio was held yesterday.
    The final event of the season for the Kay Michael Lee Studio was held yesterday.
  • Capitol Cafeteria Gets Renovation

    Capitol Cafeteria Gets Renovation

    Wednesday, February 12 2014 9:01 AM EST2014-02-12 14:01:28 GMT
    State Capitol employees won't be heading downstairs to grab food from the cafeteria starting next Monday. A wee from today marks the beginning of a $1.1 million renovation to the North Dakota State Capitol
    State Capitol employees won't be heading downstairs to grab food from the cafeteria starting next Monday.
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  • Teachers Attend Indian Education Summit

    Teachers Attend Indian Education Summit

    Monday, July 28 2014 12:07 AM EDT2014-07-28 04:07:49 GMT

    More than 70 teachers from across the state attended North Dakota's First Indian Education Summit earlier this week at the capitol.


    More than 70 teachers from across the state attended North Dakota's First Indian Education Summit earlier this week at the capitol.

  • Bismarck Aquastorm Wins 8th Consecutive State Title

    Bismarck Aquastorm Wins 8th Consecutive State Title

    Sunday, July 27 2014 11:59 PM EDT2014-07-28 03:59:35 GMT
    The Bismarck swim team hosted the State Long Course Championships this weekend seeking their 8th state title in a row, and the Aquastorm went home happy.
    The Bismarck swim team hosted the State Long Course Championships this weekend seeking their 8th state title in a row, and the Aquastorm went home happy.
  • Blees Takes Home Second National Championship

    Blees Takes Home Second National Championship

    Sunday, July 27 2014 11:49 PM EDT2014-07-28 03:49:49 GMT
    A Bismarck wrestler took home gold for the second time today at the junior freestyle national championship. 
    A Bismarck wrestler took home gold for the second time today at the junior freestyle national championship. 
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