- Outdoor Community Grant Program funding 13 projects Updated: Feb-12-16 2:25 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota's Parks and Recreation Department is funding 13 projects through the state's Outdoor Community Grant Program.
- Jamestown team wins North Dakota LifeSmarts competition Updated: Feb-12-16 2:05 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - A team from Jamestown has won the state finals of the annual LifeSmarts competition.
- North Dakota mountain lion population subject of meetings Updated: Feb-11-16 6:04 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota's Game and Fish Department is holding public meetings to discuss the state's mountain lion population.
- Man hurt in police shooting allegedly tries hospital escape Updated: Feb-09-16 9:01 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - A man shot by Bismarck police allegedly tried to escape from his hospital room.
- Man pleads guilty to possession of several machine guns Updated: Feb-07-16 10:36 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - A western North Dakota man accused of having assault-type guns in his possession has pleaded guilty to an illegal weapons charge.
- North Dakota case delayed because of murder-for-hire trial Updated: Feb-05-16 5:34 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - The federal trial for a woman accused of bilking investors in a North Dakota oil patch trucking firm has been delayed so she can testify in the ongoing murder-for-hire trial of her ex-husband.
- MDU Resources profits down in 2015; new refinery loses money Updated: Feb-04-16 12:33 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - The Bismarck-based MDU Resources Group Inc. has reported a decrease in profits for 2015 due to losses at its North Dakota refinery and warmer winter weather that cut natural gas and electricity sales.
- Excerpts from recent North Dakota editorials Updated: Feb-04-16 12:02 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Minot Daily News, Minot, Jan. 30, 2016
- Bismarck man charged with attempted murder in stabbing Updated: Feb-03-16 10:06 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - A Bismarck man accused of stabbing another man has been charged with attempted murder.
- Chief responds to 2 officer shootings in Bismarck in 2 weeks Updated: Feb-02-16 7:02 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Bismarck's police chief says two officer-involved shootings in less than two weeks is "concerning" on several fronts.
- North Dakota governor orders cuts amid $1B budget shortfall Updated: Feb-01-16 6:43 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple ordered deep cuts to government agencies and a massive raid on the oil-rich state's savings on Monday to make up for a more than $1 billion budget shortfall due to a drop in oil drilling and depressed crude prices.
- Stenehjem leads gubernatorial fundraising with $240,000 Updated: Feb-01-16 6:27 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has nearly $240,000 on hand in his bid to be the state's next governor, far outpacing at least one of his competitors, according to campaign finance reports.
- Former Bismarck, UND football standout signs with Winnipeg Updated: Jan-27-16 1:05 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Former Bismarck High and University of North Dakota standout wide receiver Weston Dressler has signed a two-year contract with the Canadian Football League's Winnipeg Blue Bombers.
- Mandan man faces charges after police shooting in Bismarck Updated: Jan-27-16 5:47 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - An 18-year-old man faces four felonies and a misdemeanor after he was shot by a Bismarck police officer while allegedly trying to hit the officer with a stolen vehicle.
- Man drives 1,700 miles to retrieve his lost-and-found cat Updated: Jan-26-16 4:41 pm
NEW BERN, North Carolina - A cat named Hemi, who vanished in 2011 and reappeared mysteriously last week, is back with the man who had adopted him as a kitten and drove 1,700 miles from North Dakota to retrieve his lost-and-found pet.
- North Dakota studies overhaul of crowded correctional system Updated: Jan-26-16 3:07 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota's correctional system is over capacity and inmate populations are increasing at some of the fastest rates in the nation - and it's only projected to get worse if nothing is done, consultants told top state officials Tuesday.
- Case of man killed at work site closed with no charges Updated: Jan-26-16 7:18 am
DICKINSON, North Dakota - No criminal charges will be filed in the death of a Bismarck man at a construction site in Dickinson.
- Former Notre Dame coach Holtz to speak at oil conference Updated: Jan-24-16 2:04 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Former Notre Dame football coach Lou Holtz is the keynote speaker for the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference at the Bismarck Civic Center.
- Bismarck-Mandan schools expect continued enrollment growth Updated: Jan-24-16 12:32 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - School officials in Bismarck and Mandan expect student enrollment to continue growing despite a slowdown in oil production.
- Meeting planned to address problem gambling in North Dakota Updated: Jan-24-16 2:02 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - A state advisory council is meeting to address problem gambling in North Dakota.
- $8 million expansion approved for Bismarck ice arena Updated: Jan-22-16 12:37 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - The Bismarck Park Board has voted to move ahead with an $8 million expansion to Schaumberg Ice Arena.
- North Dakota coaching staff finalized for 2016 Badlands Bowl Updated: Jan-22-16 11:18 am
DICKINSON, North Dakota - Bismarck Century's Rod Wingenbach has been named head coach of the North Dakota squad for this year's Badlands Bowl all-star football game.
- Bismarck weather service office helps track East Coast storm Updated: Jan-22-16 8:47 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - The National Weather Service office in Bismarck is helping track the blizzard that's hitting the East Coast.
- Teen suspect in college lockdown was arrested on school bus Updated: Jan-21-16 7:07 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - A teenager accused of making a threat that prompted a lockdown at the third-largest college in North Dakota's university system was arrested on a Minot-area school bus.
- BSC assessing campus security in wake of lockdown incident Updated: Jan-21-16 2:41 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Bismarck State College officials say a lockdown incident identified some campus procedures that need to be improved.