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Eye in the sky: Civil Air Patrol volunteers track research drone from the air
Nicolas Peralez sentenced to 10 years for stabbing death
Authorities nab man at Grand Forks church
Langdon superintendent working closely with School Board after former leader resigned
Mike Brown to represent Grand Forks in Sarpsborg, Norway
crime and courts
LEGION BASEBALL: Bismarck's Foss sparks win over Grand Forks
PGA: Lefty returns to site of glory
LEGION BASEBALL: Heavy rain takes opening day
FOOTBALL: Former UND star Hardin joining the coaching ranks
UND HOCKEY: UND, Minnesota announce game in Vegas, 4-year deal
Shiny Thing: 'Young Justice' is no 'Justice League,' but you don't have to catch the Idiot Ball to like it
Whip a good smoothie
When it comes to beard oil, a little dab’ll do ya
Off the Record: 'Ghostbusters' did not ruin your childhood; it's enjoyable and revitalizes the franchise
North Dakota woman uses food to tell a story on her YouTube cooking channel
life & style
Ruth E. Buehler
Dr. James "Jim" Leigh
Matthew J. Vollmer
Marlene Sauve walleye
Kellen Johnson walleye
In search of monster trout in Saskatchewan's Tazin Lake: Boating a monster
Group on northern Minnesota lake rescues young bald eagle tangled in rope
Consider the catfish: swimming tongues with sensitive noses
OUR OPINION: A bipartisan way forward on Voter ID
LETTER: Candidates must think streets are paved with gold
Todd Rokita: A look back on a decade of Voter ID
LETTER: The future GF library: A river runs near it
LETTER: America's savior: Donald Trump?
50th Wedding Anniversary
July 9, 2016
Legend of the Badlands: After 30 years, foundation continues Harold Schafer's dream of making Medora a family tradition
MEDORA, N.D.—Ed Schafer was only 6 when his dad, Harold, took him to the top of a butte that overlooked Medora. The sleepy village nestled...
July 9, 2016 - 8:00pm
April 22, 2016
OUR OPINION: Wake up dormant North Dakota conservation commission
Williston, Watford City and other OIl Patch communities are using the downturn in oil prices to "catch up," as they put it. The crowds may...
April 22, 2016 - 11:17pm
April 3, 2016
REC TOPPER: Protecting the Badlands and other natural resource areas
The UND Wildlife Society, in collaboration with the North Dakota Wildlife Federation and Badlands Conservation Alliance, will host an evening...
April 3, 2016 - 10:00am
January 13, 2016
Group out to stop gravel mining near Roosevelt’s ranch
MEDORA, N.D. -- A conservation group is trying to stop gravel mining near what was Teddy Roosevelt’s ranch in the North Dakota Badlands Billings County is mining gravel on the former Eberts Ranch — now on the National Register of Historic Places — in a swap with Roger Lothspeich,...
January 13, 2016 - 10:00pm
September 28, 2015
Annual buffalo roundup held at Custer State Park
It’s a scene from a movie set in the pioneer days of the Old West: A herd of bison thundering across the tallgrass plains as cowboys on horseback...
September 28, 2015 - 9:30pm
August 31, 2015
Dunn County oil well blowout taints Badlands, but damage limited
A well blowout caused oil and brine to contaminate several acres of land in Dunn County but the incident did not cause injuries or affect waterways, the North Dakota Department of Health said Monday.
August 31, 2015 - 5:38pm
August 4, 2015
Billings County Commission rejects organization aiming to turn remote section of Badlands into national monument
A representative from The National Trust for Historic Preservation pitched a plan to the Billings County Commission to incorporate the former...
August 4, 2015 - 10:35pm
June 15, 2015
5 hikers injured in Badlands butte collapse
BADLANDS NATIONAL PARK, INTERIOR, S.D. - Five hikers were hurt Saturday when they fell six feet after a butte they had been climbing near the Door Trail suddenly gave way, the National Park Service reported. One person was transported by helicopter ambulance to Rapid City Regional...
June 15, 2015 - 1:30pm
January 6, 2015
Plans approved for Elkhorn Ranch gravel pit in the Badlands
A plan to dig a gravel pit on the Elkhorn Ranch in the North Dakota Badlands that once belonged to former President Theodore Roosevelt will move forward. Some fear oil drilling could be next.
January 6, 2015 - 7:53pm
December 29, 2014
Mexican nationals arrested for allegedly trafficking 30 grams of meth after crash, search through Badlands
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- A vehicle collision led officers in McKenzie County in northwest North Dakota to arrest three Mexican nationals for allegedly trafficking 30 grams of methamphetamine. State radio dispatch received a report of a property crash at the intersection of Highway...
News/crime and courts
December 29, 2014 - 11:01pm
March 22, 2013
Company backs off plan to drill near Elkhorn Ranch
DICKINSON, N.D. -- ExxonMobil subsidiary XTO Energy has backed off its request to drill for oil near the historic Elkhorn Ranch site in Theodore...
March 22, 2013 - 6:44pm
September 13, 2012
Dave Pieper, Bismarck, column: Badlands wilderness plan needs North Dakotans' support
By Dave Pieper BISMARCK -- If not now, when? In the 1970s, roughly 500,000 acres of the Little Missouri National Grasslands were identified as "roadless" and potentially eligible for wilderness designation.
September 13, 2012 - 12:05am
September 9, 2012
OUR OPINION: Where the earth is 'untrammeled by man'
The bad news first: When it comes saving the Badlands, North Dakota's signature landscape, only Theodore Roosevelt National Park and a handful...
September 9, 2012 - 5:00am
Conservationists decry counties' effort to build roads in badlands areas
FARGO - Four counties within the Little Missouri National Grassland have gone to court seeking authority to build roads in areas now managed...
September 9, 2012 - 5:00am
July 18, 2012
Gravel mine halted near historic North Dakota ranch
BISMARCK -- A Montana businessman agreed Wednesday to halt development of a gravel mine near the site of Theodore Roosevelt's historic Badlands ranch in western North Dakota. Roger Lothspeich of Miles City, Mont., told The Associated Press that he signed an agreement with the U....
July 18, 2012 - 5:35pm