- Corps says it followed federal law in choosing channel plan Updated: Aug-31-15 3:58 pm
FARGO, North Dakota - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says opponents of a Red River diversion should not prevail on allegations that the agency failed to follow federal environmental law when it analyzed the upstream effects of the project, an issue that could delay the $2 billion channel.
- CenturyLink accepts federal funds to expand Internet access Updated: Aug-31-15 3:56 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Internet provider CenturyLink Inc. has accepted $5.6 million in federal funding to expand high-speed Internet access in rural North Dakota.
- Injunction against federal water rule may expand Updated: Aug-31-15 2:41 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - A federal judge in North Dakota is allowing arguments over the scope of his injunction blocking a new Obama administration rule that would give the federal government jurisdiction over some smaller waterways.
- North Dakota regulators mull utility's gas rate increase Updated: Aug-31-15 1:11 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. wants a $2.6 million increase in its natural gas rates to help cover the cost of its increased investment in natural gas facilities in North Dakota.
- Demand for pronghorn hunting licenses high in North Dakota Updated: Aug-31-15 10:26 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Enthusiasm for pronghorn hunting is high this season in North Dakota, with about 6,500 people applying for just 410 licenses after it was banned in the state for several years.
- NDSU coach finishes 10th in World Championships high jump Updated: Aug-31-15 10:11 am
FARGO, North Dakota - NDSU assistant track and field coach Trevor Barry finished 10th in the high jump at the IAAF World Championships in China.
- Bismarck, Mandan both delay building new fire stations Updated: Aug-31-15 9:46 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Budget issues are delaying the construction of new fire stations in Bismarck and Mandan, although fire officials say growth in the neighboring cities will dictate their development in the near future.
- Minot State disciplines 3 football players after incident Updated: Aug-31-15 7:40 am
MINOT, North Dakota - Minot State University has dismissed one football player and suspended indefinitely two others after they allegedly assaulted a member of the school's baseball team.
- Authorities ID victim of pickup crash in Sargent County Updated: Aug-31-15 6:31 am
FORMAN, North Dakota - The Highway Patrol has identified a Gwinner man who died in a pickup truck crash over the weekend.
- North Dakota tribal colleges share $7M federal funding Updated: Aug-31-15 6:04 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota's congressional delegation says five tribal colleges in the state are sharing $7 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Education.
- North Dakota dove-hunting season opens Tuesday Updated: Aug-31-15 2:28 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota's dove-hunting season opens statewide on Tuesday.
- USDA grants over $900K to ND county for sewer improvements Updated: Aug-30-15 12:47 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - More than $900,000 in federal assistance has been approved for North Dakota's Benson County to improve the sanitary sewer system in Leeds.
- New ND law bolsters student journalists' free speech rights Updated: Aug-30-15 12:01 pm
Journalism students returning to North Dakota public schools this fall will be able to do their jobs at high school and college newspapers with stronger free-speech protections thanks to a new state law that observers are hoping will also spur changes nationwide.
- New North Dakota business turns bison waste into fertilizer Updated: Aug-30-15 11:58 am
LEEDS, North Dakota - A new business in northern North Dakota is turning bison waste into nutrient-rich fertilizer that can be used for landscape, turf, garden and houseplant applications.
- Family Crisis Shelter plans expansion in Williston Updated: Aug-30-15 10:58 am
WILLISTON, North Dakota - A shelter for victims of domestic violence or sexual assault in Williston is planning to more than double its size.
- Minot grain elevator celebrating century of service Updated: Aug-30-15 2:28 am
MINOT, North Dakota - A grain elevator in Minot is marking a century of service.
- ND getting $333K from feds to help register sex offenders Updated: Aug-30-15 2:07 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota's congressional delegation says the state's attorney general's office is $333,000 in federal funding to help in registering sex offenders.
- Montana stuns North Dakota State 38-35 on late TD Updated: Aug-29-15 10:04 pm
MISSOULA, Montana - Bob Stitt is off and running at the University of Montana - at four-time defending national champion North Dakota State's expense.
- Administrative rule would allow community members to teach Updated: Aug-29-15 7:07 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Gov. Jack Dalrymple is expected to sign off on an emergency administrative rule change that will allow community members to temporarily fill vacant teaching positions.
- Warrant issued for man suspected of robbing Bismarck hotel Updated: Aug-29-15 11:08 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - A warrant has been issued for a Grand Forks man believed to be involved in a recent robbery at a hotel in Bismarck.
- In reversal, abundant grain trains available for harvest Updated: Aug-29-15 10:37 am
STERLING, North Dakota - The grain elevator that towers over this small prairie town has been humming with workers loading crops onto rail cars destined for domestic and worldwide markets.
- Man accused of multiple thefts pleads guilty to 18 counts Updated: Aug-29-15 10:34 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - A Mandan man accused of stealing items across three counties has pleaded guilty to 18 of the 38 counts against him.
- NDSU football team opens on road at Montana; game on ESPN Updated: Aug-29-15 2:27 am
FARGO, North Dakota - North Dakota State University is beginning its quest for a fifth straight Football Championship Subdivision title.
- Authorities name woman killed in Ward County collision Updated: Aug-28-15 5:10 pm
MAKOTI, North Dakota - Authorities have released the name of a 26-year-old Plaza woman killed in a two-vehicle collision on a Ward County gravel road.
- Man hospitalized after he was catapulted from boom bucket Updated: Aug-28-15 5:02 pm
WEST FARGO, North Dakota - West Fargo police say a 41-year-old Horace man was hospitalized with non-life threating injuries after he was catapulted out of a boom truck bucket.