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Bismarck, Burleigh law enforcement, legal heads stepping down
Back-pats and hard truths: Eight Minnesota teens take polite gun-control pitches, not protests, to the Capitol
The Amazon HQ2 scramble: Minnesota's failed bid, in 3 short chapters
Downtown Fargo parade grows with each coming St. Patrick's Day
COLLEGE MEN'S HOCKEY: Without Minnesota, North Dakota, NCAA field lacks some of college hockey's blue bloods
Harden, Rockets hold off Timberwolves
Park pulls away for Founders Cup win
Truex races to dominating victory at Fontana
NCAA TOURNAMENT ROUNDUP: UMBC run ends, but other top seeds drop
March 12, 2018
Commentary: FDR's gun-control strategy: Tax 'em
Another school shooting, another debate over gun control. An overwhelming majority of Americans want stricter gun laws, but Congress is unlikely...
March 12, 2018 - 12:50pm
February 23, 2018
Everyone take a deep breath. Your Instant Pot pressure cooker has not been recalled.
Last weekend, Instant Pot shared a post on its Facebook page about some of its products potentially melting and asked customers to stop using...
February 23, 2018 - 1:46pm
February 20, 2018
Cold weather car safety
FARGO — You wake up, open the blinds and greet the morning sunshine. But within seconds you notice a bizarre but troublesome view. There...
February 20, 2018 - 7:45am
February 19, 2018
N.D. Safety conference to showcase opioid addiction resources and violence prevention
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Safety Council is hosting its 45th annual Safety & Health Conference, anticipating more than 1,000 people from across the Midwest to attend. During the 106 sessions, 61 speakers will address solutions to some of North Dakota's most pressing safety concerns,...
February 19, 2018 - 6:00am
February 11, 2018
The most useful item in a hotel room, plus other travel secrets
Those of us who love to travel always want to make sure we're doing it right. So we're talking to globe-trotters in all of our luxury fields...
February 11, 2018 - 3:40pm
February 3, 2018
Commentary: It's about time for a primary seat belt law in N.D.
Congratulations to the North Dakota Highway Patrol and Gov. Doug Burgum for pushing for a primary seat belt law... --It's about time. The state's...
February 3, 2018 - 10:51am
Aging workforce highlights workplace safety: Companies need to adapt as more employees stay on the job past 65
DULUTH—The wave of baby boomers leaving the workforce is cresting as the largest generation of American workers continues to reach retirement...
February 3, 2018 - 9:47am
January 21, 2018
Vehicle at the bottom of the lake? Minn. dive team explains process
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Ask Gary Thompson why people break through the ice, and he'll say they usually don't do a good enough job of testing...
January 21, 2018 - 10:22am
January 18, 2018
Grand Forks sheriff leading candidate for 'America's Favorite Crossing Guard'
GRAND FORKS—Bob Rost spends most of his time leading the Grand Forks County Sheriff's Department, but before and after school, he grabs...
January 18, 2018 - 12:16pm
January 10, 2018
DOT closes I-29 from Fargo to Grand Forks
FARGO—A wind and snow mix has created hazardous travel conditions in Fargo and the surrounding area. The DOT has just closed I-29 from...
January 10, 2018 - 10:09pm
December 19, 2017
ND Game and Fish officials urge caution on lakes
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — Inconsistencies in ice thickness could pose a danger to ice fishermen heading to the lakes this holiday weekend, according...
December 19, 2017 - 8:08pm
November 22, 2017
Parent banned from ND school after dispute about gun on grounds
WISHEK, N.D.—School Board members in this south-central community of 952 people have voted to restrict a parent's access to the school...
November 22, 2017 - 6:00am
July 29, 2015
N.D. PSC expected to ink deal with feds for state-run rail inspection program
BISMARCK - North Dakota regulators have signed a deal with the Federal Railroad Administration that will allow the state to launch a rail safety program funded by the Legislature and proposed after a fiery oil train derailment near Casselton in 2013. The agreement signed Wednesday...
July 29, 2015 - 1:50pm
July 14, 2015
Grand Forks eyes second rail safety training center in the U.S.
With safety concerns surrounding increased rail traffic and Bakken crude oil, state and city officials are looking at Grand Forks for a possible new emergency response training center--the second of its kind in the U.S. Security and Emergency Response Training Center, known as SERTC,...
July 14, 2015 - 10:20am
June 26, 2015
ENERGY: Startup brings UAVs to wind industry
Wind energy is still a fairly young industry, but father-son duo Jeff and Greg Thorsteinson are poised to help the industry grow with their startup EdgeData, a Grand Forks, N.D.-based big data company which will help those in the wind energy industry analyze turbines safely. The Thorsteinsons...
June 26, 2015 - 11:31am