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End of ND legislative session hits stumbling blocks
Contender for world's biggest rabbit dies on United Airlines flight
Fox News anchor, others hit network with multiple claims of race bias
Trump slams federal court ruling on funding for 'sanctuary cities'
ESPN to lay off 100 sports journalists amid strategy shift
crime and courts
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Every single movie coming out this summer
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Marilyn Hagerty: Friendly atmosphere brings customers back to The Station in Larimore
Marilyn Hagerty: Raise your hand for 'Grand Forks Day'
High schoolers learn the basics of aviation at premier UND camp
Out & About: 'Keep the Faith' tells flood story with humor
Marilyn Hagerty: Kids keep memory of flood alive
Report: Vikings likely to decline Bridgewater's option
Making noise: Trap shooting, Minnesota's fastest growing sport
Lawyer for ex-NFL star Hernandez denies letter mentioned prison lover
Serena Williams admits she accidentally revealed pregnancy on Snapchat
Santana, Twins biggest inning of the year lead team over Rangers
Thomas "Tom" Shaw
Donald K. Brundin
Wallace D. Momerak
Patricia Ellen Dorle
Doug Leier: New state and federal programs give conservation options to landowners in North Dakota
Influx of water keeps tourism dollars flowing on Devils Lake
Brad Dokken column: Catfish League set to roll
Awards mount for Crookston taxidermist
Port: Burgum faces tax hike quandary while Heitkamp report reveals interesting numbers
Froma Harrop: Abortion-rights extremism doesn't help Democrats
Letter: Freshman UND swimmer, you are not the villain
Letter: Five ideas for strengthening America's safety net
Editorial: Wrong, wrong, wrong to blame victim in sex assault case
Severe Weather Announcements (2)
March 15, 2017
New, safer U.S. rail cars gather dust even as ethanol trains grow longer
NEW YORK -- While crossing a small wooden bridge in northwestern Iowa last Thursday, March 9, 20 rail tank cars in a mile-long train transporting...
March 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
January 13, 2017
Severe winter weather creates challenges for railway
MINOT, N.D.—Severe winter weather creates challenges for train traffic and BNSF says it has put plans in place to remedy and prevent stoppages...
January 13, 2017 - 2:15pm
November 4, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Simon says Minnesota election will not be rigged
ST. PAUL—Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump says the election is rigged against him, although he has offered no proof. Many people,...
November 4, 2016 - 2:31pm
Railroads promise more Minnesota safety money
ST. PAUL -- Railroads carrying hazardous materials across Minnesota came forward Wednesday with a plan to pay more for safer road crossings...
May 4, 2016 - 7:15pm
March 11, 2016
Name released of Grand Forks man hit and dragged by train
A man has been struck by a train near the crossing of Kittson Avenue and South Fourth Street in downtown Grand Forks. The unidentified male appeared...
March 11, 2016 - 3:44pm
February 26, 2016
Ian Jefferies: In rail industry's case, partial deregulation worked
WASHINGTON — A recent meeting between transportation stakeholders and the Minnesota House and Senate transportation committees yielded...
February 26, 2016 - 4:45am
December 27, 2015
New method for making oil safe for rail shipping to be tested
BISMARCK – An alternative method for reducing the volatility of Bakken crude will be tested next year as state regulators report a “significant...
December 27, 2015 - 12:02am
December 7, 2015
State inspectors take on rail safety program
BISMARCK -- Both inspectors for a state rail safety program — aimed to prevent such fiery derailments involving crude oil as happened this...
December 7, 2015 - 2:30am
August 15, 2015
Facility in Grand Forks would help meet region's need for emergency response training
Two volunteer firefighters from Devils Lake are traveling to Pueblo, Colo., Sunday for a week of emergency response training, including preparing for an oil train derailment. But most of North Dakota's firefighters—more than 90 percent of whom are volunteers—can't take time...
August 15, 2015 - 9:45pm
July 27, 2015
City, state officials talk details of rail safety center planned for Grand Forks
A state official revealed more details Monday about a national rail safety training center proposed for Grand Forks. The center would provide...
July 27, 2015 - 10:16pm
July 14, 2015
Buffett may benefit as train lobby bids to weaken safety rule
WASHINGTON, July 14 (Reuters) - Billionaire investor Warren Buffett is set to be a chief beneficiary of a bid by Senate Republicans to weaken...
July 14, 2015 - 5:45pm
June 24, 2015
U.S. to fine railroads that fail to implement PTC safety system
U.S. railroads that fail to implement a safety technology system known as positive train control, or PTC, will face federal fines beginning Jan....
June 24, 2015 - 5:45pm
March 13, 2015
Railroads would pay under Dayton train safety plan
ST. PAUL -- Railroads should foot the bill of improving rail safety, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said Friday as he announced a proposal...
March 13, 2015 - 6:30pm
February 5, 2015
Trains get higher speed limit through Devils Lake
Freight train speeds through Devils Lake increased to a maximum of 50 mph this week. The latest 5-mph increase is part of an agreement between...
February 5, 2015 - 5:28pm
January 22, 2015
Bills aim to improve safety at rail crossings
BISMARCK – In the wake of a fatal train-bus crash near Larimore and several other recent rail mishaps in North Dakota, a Democratic lawmaker called Thursday for the creation of a rail safety committee to study and recommend upgrades to railroad crossings. State Sen....
January 22, 2015 - 4:39pm