The mayor of a small town in northeastern North Dakota asked residents Tuesday to voluntarily evacuate as floodwaters threaten a dam.
While Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. spent another day on death row at a federal prison in Terre Haute, Ind., the parents of his victim sat in a federal courtroom in North Dakota Tuesday and listened to attorneys argue about the notes of mental health experts.
North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple sent a letter Tuesday to President Barack Obama requesting a federal disaster declaration to help 16 counties and the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation recover from spring flooding.
Oil production in New Mexico has increased by nearly 50 percent over the last three years, making it one of five western states that have helped boost national production over the last three years.
A 30-year-old man is recovering at a Minot hospital after he was found with stab wounds at an oilfield camp near Tioga in North Dakota's booming oil patch.
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