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Davies' Lucas holds on for title
Top ranked Reagan Baesler, Hillsboro-Central Valley win at state cross country meet
Without top individual performer, Davies wins team cross country title
Eagles win another 'B' boys cross country title
New dugouts on the way
Letter to the editor: People should know hist orical facts of DAPL
Letter to the editor: Police departments should be under local control
Letter to the editor: Candidates are violating ND Century Code
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Musland will be an excellent state legislator
DeWayne C. Moran
Cedric D. Smith, Jr.
Joan M. Schultz
Maple trees can add an autumn blast
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
Speakers scheduled at First Assembly
Friendship Suppers scheduled at SDA
Stammans to speak at New Life Church
Gehlhar to speak at event
Public meetings scheduled next week
Public meetings scheduled next week
Dance for seniors planned in Valley City
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October 5, 2016
Airport incident reminds us to be grateful
One airport. Two stories. If you want to see a microcosm of the human condition, go to the airport. At any one time, thousands of travelers from all over the world pass through a relatively contained space. They represent all backgrounds, situations and states of mind. This was...
October 5, 2016 - 7:00am
September 19, 2016
New Enchanted Highway piece in the works
REGENT, N.D. -- A new edition to the Enchanted Highway is in the works. However, it won’t be a giant spider web like many who donated to a Kickstarter campaign expected last year. Gary Greff, the creator of the Enchanted Highway, is working on a knight and dragon sculpture that...
September 19, 2016 - 7:41am
January 13, 2016
Chinese come to L.A. for Kobe Bryant but stay off the beach
LOS ANGELES - As Los Angeles celebrates its fifth straight year of record-breaking tourism, officials in part can thank visitors from China who,...
January 13, 2016 - 1:00am
August 18, 2015
Savannah River nuclear site not in danger, says official
Aiken, S.C. -- A bomb-sniffing dog at the Savannah River nuclear site apparently over reacted when it halted a delivery truck on Monday and there does not appear to be a serious security threat there, a U.S. government official said. The dog barked at truck that services vending...
August 18, 2015 - 3:00am
Wildfires continue to burn throughout Oregon
John Day, Oreg. -- Wildfires continue to burn throughout the hills and mountains of Oregon Monday as crews from federal, state and local agencies struggled to contain fires that have charred more than 1 million acres (405,000 hectares) of the West amid a heat wave gripping the drought-parched...
August 18, 2015 - 1:00am
August 17, 2015
Investigation underway at Bangkok blast site
Bangkok, Thailand -- Police began cleaning up the scene of Monday's bombing and looking for clues at the shrine where 19 people died in an unprecedented attack in the Thailand capital Bangkok. A bomb planted at one of the Thai capital's most renowned shrines on Monday killed 19,...
August 17, 2015 - 11:00pm
January 12, 2015
Move over Nessie, Scotland gets a new prehistoric marine reptile
Scotland has its very own prehistoric marine reptile - and, no, we're not talking about Nessie, the mythic Loch Ness monster. Scientists have announced the discovery of the fossil remains of a dolphin-like seagoing reptile on Scotland's Isle of Skye that lived about 170 million...
January 12, 2015 - 12:00am
October 3, 2014
Trip Tips: Denver for the recreational marijuana consumer
T DENVER - Droves of pot tourists have flocked to Denver to sample its legal marijuana since Coloradobecame the first state in the country to allow recreational weed sales to adults. If you're thinking of joining the visitors heading to the "Mile High" city this year, here...
October 3, 2014 - 1:00am
September 26, 2014
Munich's Oktoberfest stems from tradition, draws millions
MUNICH - If you dislike crowds, noise or beer, this is not the time to visit Munich. Even though it is called Oktoberfest, one of the world's largest fun fairs has already started and is drawing in its usual crowd of millions. But if you do like them, or want the beer despite...
September 26, 2014 - 12:01am
May 15, 2014
How to get compensated for air travel delays
Last summer, Mark Wilson waited in a Rome airline terminal for a connecting flight to London on his way home to New York. And waited. And waited. By the time he arrived in London four hours late, the final New York-bound flight had departed. Wilson was offered a room at...
May 15, 2014 - 11:00pm
May 11, 2014
Washington Monument to reopen after earthquake repairs
WASHINGTON - The Washington Monument, long a landmark on the U.S. capital's skyline, will reopen on Monday after being closed for repairs for almost three years after it was damaged in an earthquake. The 555-foot-high (170-metre) marble and granite obelisk sustained cracks,...
May 11, 2014 - 6:57pm
May 7, 2014
Portugal’s economy gets boost from tourism
LISBON — A record 13,000 passengers disembarked on Tuesday in the port of Lisbon from the towering hulls of cruise ships, including Cunard Line’s gigantic trio of “Queens” making a rare joint stopover in a nod to the destination’s growing popularity. Tourism has been an...
May 7, 2014 - 7:54am
April 23, 2014
Photo contest for trail begins
The first Maah Daah Hey Trail photo contest kicked off April 1 as part of the celebration for the completed Maah Daah Hey Trail, signifying 15 years of trail work to this system. The photo contest is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Forest Service — Dakota...
April 23, 2014 - 8:35am
January 2, 2014
Heritage Outbound Winter Adventure is in February
The public is invited to the 2014 Heritage Outbound Winter Adventure, an annual day of activities and learning at Fort Clark State Historic Site and Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site on Feb. 8. The cost is $65, which including meals and snacks. Preregistration is...
January 2, 2014 - 8:51am
December 11, 2013
Application available for grant funds
The North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department is seeking Recreational Trails Program applications for 2014 and 2015 fiscal years. The department will have approximately $2.2 million of federal grant monies available for motorized and non-motorized recreational trail projects through...
December 11, 2013 - 7:32am